Local Leaders Concerned Over Guantanamo PlanOn November 16th, 2008, then President-elect Barack Obama told CBS’s 60 Minutes that the detention center for alleged terrorists at Guantanamo Naval Base (Gitmo) on the tip of Cuba would have to go.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies At 79U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead at a West Texas resort Saturday.
Facing South Florida: The Syrian Refugee VoteOn Thursday, Lawmakers in the U.S. House voted to essentially halt a program aimed at resettling thousands of Syrian refugees fleeing their war-torn homeland.
Hundreds Rally On Miami Beach In Support Of Israel & ParisA symbol against hatred and terrorism drew hundreds on Miami Beach Sunday afternoon. People gathered at the Holocaust Memorial for a rally against Anti-Semitism, supporting the State of Israel and its right to exist.
CBS4 On The Ground For Historic Embassy OpeningWith 48 hours to go before the American embassy officially open in Havana, CBS4's Rick Folbaum arrived in the island nation.
Local GOP Leaders Slam US Flag Raising In Havana Just two days before Secretary of State John Kerry raises the American flag at the re-opening of the U.S. Embassy in Havana, some Republican South Florida congressional leaders are calling the historic event an offensive, shameful spectacle.
Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Congressman Mario Diaz-BalartCBS4's Jim DeFede sits down for an extended one-one interview with Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart.
Redistricting Hearings Requested, Turned DownFacing political uncertainty after a Supreme Court ruling, 15 U.S. House members sent a letter this week to Florida legislative leaders calling for redistricting hearings across the state.
Court Orders Redrawing Of 8 Congressional DistrictsThe state's highest court has ordered that at least eight congressional districts be redrawn because they don't meet the requirements that prohibits political lines from being drawn to favor incumbents or a political party.
Florida Republicans Call On Feds To Extend LIP FundingA dozen Republicans in Florida's congressional delegation sent a letter this week to President Barack Obama calling for continuation of the Low Income Pool health-funding program.
House GOP Bill Blocks New Air Flights, Cruise Ships To CubaHouse Republicans unveiled legislation to sharply curb the Obama administration’s recent moves to ease restrictions on travel to Cuba.
Pro, Anti-Castro Groups Clash In Panama CityPandemonium in Panama City when pro-Castro and anti-Castro groups clashed outside a hotel.