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Two-year-old drowns in canal near family's home. (Source: CBS4)

FHP Major Recalls Attempt To Save Drowning Toddler

The two-year-old boy who was reported missing Monday, and was later found in a canal near his family’s home, has died.


Source: Shaun Brown

FHP Major And County Officer Pull Toddler From Water

An off-duty Florida Highway Patrol Major and Miami-Dade Police officer helped to pull a toddler from the water of a canal in a Southwest Miami-Dade neighborhood Monday afternoon.


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.


Bella Rodriguez-Torres (Source: Raymond Rodriguez-Torres)

MCH & “Live Like Bella” Team Up To Announce “Bella’s Promise”

At just 10-years-old, Bella Rodriguez-Torres managed to inspire thousands with her smile and positive attitude despite a tumultuous battle with cancer. Bella passed away in May, but today—on her birthday—her name and spirit lives on in the hearts of many.


(Source: CBS4)

High School Principal Saves Student’s Life

It’s rare to see a 15-year-old high school student hugging his school principal at a packed news conference. But Devon Octave has a special bond with principal Rene Rovirosa.


Miami Children's Hospital received an Excellence Through Insight award.  September 13, 2013 (Source: MCH)

MCH Receives Excellence Through Insight Award

One of South Florida’s hospitals has received a prestigious award.

CBS Miami–09/13/2013

Zac Reyna (Source: Reyna Family)

Final Hours Of Amoeba Victim’s Life Spent With Family & Friends

The family of a young boy attacked by a dangerous brain-eating amoeba has decided to take him off a ventilator.


Zac Reyna (Source: Reyna Family)

Family: Organs From Boy Attacked By Amoeba Will Help Others

The family of a 12-year-old boy who was exposed to a dangerous amoeba which resulted in a rare and deadly infection that attacked his brain released sad news Saturday afternoon.

CBS Miami–08/24/2013

Source: CBS4

Homestead Toddler Dies Following Alleged Abuse

The family of a two year old boy left brain dead after he was allegedly injured by his father may remove him from life support on Sunday.


Suspect Angel Luis Villegas (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Police: Father Left Toddler Brain Dead

A father of nine has been arrested for injuring his two-year-old son so badly that prosecutors believe the boy will be dead by Sunday.