(Source: AP)

Counties, DJJ Renew Legal Fight About Detention Costs

A decade into a dispute about how to divvy up the costs of detaining young offenders, the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice and more than two-dozen counties are digging in for more legal fighting.


Man's body found floating in a Margate lake. (Source: CBS4)

Man’s Body Found Floating In Margate Lake

Margate Police are investigating the discovery of a dead body found floating in a lake Wednesday morning.

CBS Miami–02/12/2014

HOMESTEAD, FL - Icicles hang from a bush as a farmer uses water in an effort to keep his crops from being damaged by freezing temperatures on December 15, 2010 in Homestead, Florida. In 2010, South Florida endured a weather system that pushed the temperature into the 30s Fahrenheit. (Photo by: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Record Lows Expected In N. Florida

Farmers are preparing for a drastic drop in temperatures Monday night and Tuesday morning. Some locations will feel the coldest air of the winter season.


Good Samaritans rescued a man from a car in a lake.  (Source: CBS4)

Good Samaritans Help Man After He Drove Car Into Lake

A wet, exhausted Emmanuel Joseph is pulled from a lake in Davie after his car jolted in after he throwing it in reverse.


Lake Okeechobee

Corps Plans Update On Lake Okeechobee Releases

With record-rainfall soaking many parts of Florida over the last few months, the water levels in Lake Okeechobee have risen to nearly 16-feet.


A stubborn gator was spotted in a Northeast Miami-Dade housing development. (Source: Roz Averbook)

Alligator Lurks In NE Miami-Dade Neighborhood

An alligator living near a playground has a neighborhood on edge.


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Best Water Sports Equipment Stores in Miami

From kayaking to scuba diving, find the water sports equipment and services you need at one of these South Florida shops.


The car that drove into the lake was taken out for further investigation. (Source: CBS4)

3 Dead After Car Ends Up In Pompano Beach Lake

Authorities are investigating after three men died when the car they were traveling in ended up in a lake in Pompano Beach.



Lauderhill Family Mourns College Student Who Drowned On Campus

A Lauderhill family is mourning the loss of their loved one.


(Source: CBS4) Rescuers work to save the life of a boy found in a lake near Hialeah McDonalds Park

Teen Dies After Being Pulled From Hialeah Lake

A teenage boy who drowned in a lake at McDonald’s Park in Hialeah has been identified.