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Third basemen Casey McGehee #9 of the Miami Marlins fields a ball against the Atlanta Braves in the seventh inning at Marlins Park on September 7, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Casey McGehee Named NL Comeback Player Of The Year

The Miami Marlins season may be a thing of the past but reasons to celebrate are still popping up.

10/20/2014

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TOTT: Sunny Isles Eatery Offers Patrons Clean Eating Cuisine

At first glance, the new 120-seat bistro named Basil Park, looks like a chic modern eatery in the center of Sunny Isles and it is.

09/18/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 08:  Marin Cilic of Croatia reacts after defeating Kei Nishikori of Japan to win the men's singles final match on Day Fifteen of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 8, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images for USTA)

Cilic Tops Nishikori At US Open For 1st Slam Title

Unable to play in the U.S. Open a year ago because of a doping suspension, Marin Cilic is now the tournament’s champion.

09/08/2014

MARCH 24: A dolphin is seen during day two of the 2010 Sony Ericsson Open at Miami Seaquarium on March 24, 2010 in Key Biscayne, Florida. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Locals To Protest Against Dolphin Slaughter Season

Locals are expected to gather Friday outside of the Consulate of Japan in protest of dolphin slaughter season in Japan.

08/29/2014

Japan's Italian coach Alberto Zaccheroni (3L) watches his players during an official training session at The Pantanal Arena in Cuiaba on June 23, 2014, on the eve of the Group C football match against Colombia for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. (Source: TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)

Japan Looks To Keep Hopes Of Advancing Alive Against Colombia

With just one point from its first two Group C matches, Japan must beat already-qualified Colombia on Tuesday and hope for a slip-up by second-place Ivory Coast in the group’s other game to reach the knockout stage for the third time in four World Cups.

06/24/2014

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Astronauts To Train At Keys Undersea Lab

Astronauts will taking their work to the sea this summer at an underwater laboratory in the Florida Keys.

06/14/2014

Yasuaki Yamashita (R) speaks about his experience as a survivor of the Hiroshima atomic bomb with Clifton Truman Daniel (C), the oldest grandson of US President Harry S. Truman and Setsuko Thurlow (L) at an event October 17, 2012 bringing together atomic bomb survivors Thurlow and Yamashita and Daniel to promote peace and nuclear disarmament at the Japan Society in New York. Thurlow was a 13-year-old school girl who found herself near the hypocenter of the atomic blast that nearly destroyed Hiroshima, Yamashita was a 6-year-old boy in Nagasaki, the dropping of the atomic bomb was ordered by then US President Truman. The banner lists names of school children killed in Hiroshima from the atomic bomb. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Atomic Bomb Survivors Speak In Key West

The conversation in Key West this weekend will involve the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

05/17/2014

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How To Look Like A Local When Dining Abroad

The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.

04/18/2014

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Venezuelans In MLB Have Their Minds Back Home

Spring training is a time to get in shape for the upcoming major league season, work on mechanics or maybe compete for a spot on the team.

02/22/2014

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Top Spots For Sushi In South Florida

South Florida’s connection to Japan is bridged by the wide variety of sushi restaurants the area offers. Hundreds of options are available, but only a handful made the top list. Umami 1400 NW 87th Ave. […]

CBS4–11/12/2013

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