He is a “Superkid” who is dancing on air. One could say he has lept out of hard times, a poor and rough neighborhood, raised by a young widow. Neighborhood bets were on Ricky White growing up to be a troubled kid. But as Chief Investigative Reporter Michele Gillen has found, he’s being recognized as a superstar and already helping those dancing behind him.
They hold their breath for minutes at a time… diving deep into our ocean out of curiosity and to hunt. Recently, we showed you how ordinary people are taking up the extreme sport of freediving.
Feeling stressed out, tired, overweight and overworked? You are not alone. Our busy lives can take a toll on our physical and emotional health. But now a group of professionals can help you with a “life makeover.”
Did legendary Penn State football coach Joe Paterno die from a broken heart? Medically, his death is attributed to lung cancer. Emotionally, there are those who believe a major life trauma, like losing the coaching job he loved, can trigger “Broken Heart Syndrome.”
The Ultimate Makeovers Contest in Broward County has changed lives. A group of doctors and stylists came together to offer free surgery to people who otherwise couldn’t afford it. CBS4’s Cynthia Demos got to tell the woman who won and see the makeover through.
If a young person is smart, getting into college isn’t an impossible hurdle. But students with intellectual disabilities can rarely dream of campus life. But FIU is making those dreams come true for a select group.
Ready, set, takeoff for Mars. NASA’s Curiosity rover, the world’s biggest extraterrestrial explorer, rocketed toward Mars on Saturday. The mission? Search for evidence that the red planet might once have been home to itsy-bitsy life.
Most people might consider working in a morgue one of the worst jobs ever. But not Dr. Emma Lew, Miami-Dade’s Deputy Medical Examiner. CBS4’s Chief Investigative Reporter Michele Gillen profiles the woman who speaks to the dead.
The trend of waiting to have children later in life is becoming more and more popular. Increasingly, women are wanting a career before they focus on a family. CBS4’s Cynthia Demos looks at the risks and benefits of being an older mom.
You’ve heard all about hoarders. Well, there’s a growing group of people doing exactly the opposite…they’re purging their property as a way to eliminate stress by simplifying their lives.