Lauren Pastrana

A huge hole marked the spot where a van's wild ride came to a crashing end at NW 7th Ave. and 43rd St.
(Source: CBS4)

Van With 3 Kids Inside Crashes Through NW Miami Building

A huge hole marked the spot where a van, with three kids insides, crashed into a building Thursday afternoon.


When the officer followed the vehicle over the bridge, catching up to the van, it had already crashed into the side of a building located at NW 7th Avenue and 43rd Street (Source: CBS4)

Traffic Stop Attempt Ends With Car Slamming Into Miami Building

Miami Police officers surrounded the area where a car had slammed into a building Thursday afternoon after an attempted traffic stop.


Tortoise Zulu (Source: CBS4)

Tortoise Reunited With Owner Thanks To Social Media

A missing tortoise was reunited with its owner Wednesday thanks in part to the power of social media.


Jose Guillermo De Angulo (Source: Coral Gables Police)

Man Wanted For Having Sex With Minor In Coral Gables

Coral Gables Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man accused of sexually assaulting a minor.


Megan Everett is facing charges of kidnapping, interference with custody and concealing minors contrary to a court order.
(Source: CBS4)

Broward Woman Accused Of Parental Kidnapping In Custody

A woman accused of kidnapping her own child more than a year ago was apprehended by police on Monday.


HUD Secretary Julian Castro sits down with CBS4's Lauren Pastrana (Source: CBS4)

HUD Secretary Talks Local Recovery & Political Future During South Florida Stop

This week marks one year on the job for U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro.


An image from a red light camera in Sweetwater shows a Sweetwater police officer being struck by a pickup truck on February 17th. (Source: American Traffic Solutions)

CBS4 Exclusive: Video Contradicts Report Of Sweetwater Officer-Involved Crash

In Sweetwater, even police officers are supposed to stop at red lights. However, video exclusively obtained by CBS4 appears to show that didn’t happen in a crash where the driver, who struck the officer, was cited.


Olive the Boston Terrier (Source: CBS4)

Hemp Used As New Pain Reliever For Pets

We hear a lot about medical marijuana and its ability to relieve pain for people. Now some pet owners are saying something similar might help their dogs and cats.


Viagra (Source: CBS4)

Study Looks At Viagra & Increased Risk Of Melanoma

We all know about the importance of sunscreen in preventing skin cancer. But for some men, a study found the risk of getting melanoma can be doubled before they even step foot in the sun.


New hope for female hair loss.  (Source: CBS)

New Options To Treat Female Hair Loss

Thinning hair can be tough to handle, especially for women, who make up 40 percent of all hair loss sufferers. Women haven’t always had as many treatment options as men but now there’s new hope on the horizon.