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Local Heroes Gather To Make 6-Year-Old Boy With Leukemia’s Birthday Wish Come True

A special photo shoot was held Monday at Miami International Airport—all in the name of making one little boy’s birthday wish come true.

03/03/2014

Briana Vega, who is fighting leukemia, strutted the runway at an MS benefit luncheon. (CBS4)

Funeral Set For 12-Year-Old Girl Who Lost Fight Against Leukemia

Memorials are set for Briana Vega, the 12-year-old girl who bravely battled Leukemia for two years before losing that battle Monday.

02/27/2014

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12-Year Old South Florida Girl Dies Battling Leukemia

A South Florida girl who turned to the community to find a bone marrow donor in a fight for her life has died.

02/24/2014

Briana Vega was diagnosed with leukemia in February 2012, just days after her 10th birthday. (Source: CBS4)

South Florida Girl Battling Cancer Takes Turn For The Worse

A South Florida girl who turned to the community to find a bone marrow donor in a fight for her life has taken a turn for the worse.

CBS Miami–02/12/2014

Briana Vega was diagnosed with leukemia in February 2012, just days after her 10th birthday. (Source: CBS4)

South Florida Girl Searches For Bone Marrow Donor

A South Florida girl in the fight for her life is turning to the community to find a bone marrow donor.

CBS4–01/16/2014

A young football player runs to his mother for his dose of chemo therapy drugs.  (Source: CBS4)

Leukemia Can’t Stop Cooper City Boy’s Love Of Football

Josh Pita, 10, is a right tackle for the Cooper City Optimist Cowboys football team.

CBS4–08/29/2013

Briana Vega, who is fighting leukemia, strutted the runway at an MS benefit luncheon. (CBS4)

Miami Girl Fighting Cancer Rocks The Runway At Benefit Luncheon

It’s not every day a 10 year old girl gets to walk in a high fashion runway show in front of thousands of people. But, Briana Vega is no ordinary 10 year old.

CBS4–01/23/2013

Manti Te'o

Notre Dame: Death Story Of Te’o’s Girlfriend A Hoax

Notre Dame said a story that star Manti Te’o’s girlfriend had died of leukemia — a loss he said inspired him all season and helped him lead the Irish to the BCS title game — turned out to be a hoax apparently perpetrated against the linebacker.

CBS4–01/16/2013

Director Nora Ephron visits SiriusXM's 'The wowOwow Radio Show' at SiriusXM Studio on April 11, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images)

Something Extra: Thank You, Nora Ephron

Journalist, novelist, playwright, screenwriter, director, producer, chef…Nora Ephron was all of those and more.

CBS4–06/27/2012

Director Nora Ephron visits SiriusXM's 'The wowOwow Radio Show' at SiriusXM Studio on April 11, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images)

Writer-Filmmaker Nora Ephron Dies At 71

Nora Ephron, the essayist, author and filmmaker who thrived in the male-dominated worlds of movies and journalism, has died. She was 71.

CBS4–06/27/2012

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