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Former Florida Governor and Democratic candidate for Governor Charlie Crist (L) and Republican Florida Governor Rick Scott participate in a televised debate at Broward College on October 15, 2014 in Davie, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

PolitiFact Florida: Fact-Checking Claims On High Speed Rail Line

Plans for a high speed rail line from Tampa to Orlando were stopped in their tracks in 2011 when Governor Rick Scott turned down $2.4 billion in federal funds.

10/30/2014

Charlie Crist (Right) & Gov. Rick Scott (Left) (Source: CBS4)

PolitiFact Florida: Fact-Checking Gubernatorial Candidates Claims On Minimum Wage

Election Day less than a week away, so CBS4 News has teamed up with PolitiFact Florida to fact-check the statements made by both major gubernatorial candidates.

10/29/2014

Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist. 
(Source: CBS4)

PolitiFact Florida: Fact-Checking Gubernatorial Candidates Claims On Education

With Election Day just about a week away, CBS4 News is now part of an effort to fact-check Florida’s gubernatorial candidates who remain tied in the polls.

10/27/2014

Romina Fernandez  (Source: CBS4)

Memorial & Fundraiser Held For Teen Found Burned In Sweetwater

Family and friends gathered Sunday for the memorial of a teen found burned in a Sweetwater mall earlier this month

10/26/2014

Source: CBS4

Miami Beach Police Will No Longer Shoot At Cars

Miami Beach police officers will no longer be able to shoot at a moving car unless someone inside displays a weapon or shoots first.

10/12/2014

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Few Sparks As Attorney General Candidates Joust In Lone Debate

Attorney General Pam Bondi defended Gov. Rick Scott’s integrity and the state’s ongoing fight against same-sex marriage in a brisk and mostly civil debate Monday with her general-election challengers, Democrat George Sheldon and Libertarian Bill Wohlsifer.

10/06/2014

Fla. Gov. Rick Scott, left, and former Fla. Gov. Charlie Crist. (Source:  by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

New Fla. Gov. Polls Reveal Flip-Flop, Crist Now Leading

It’s coming down to the wire in the Florida gubernatorial race between Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic candidate Charlie Crist. Two new surveys have Crist marginally leading the incumbent governor.

10/02/2014

Contaminated soil was found at some Miami parks. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Commissioners Find Money To Fund Contaminated Parks

It took Miami officials nearly a year to find the millions needed to clean up parks tainted with arsenic and lead from an old West Grove incinerator but it has finally happened.

10/01/2014

J. Anthony "Jim" Beard was named City Manager for Coral Gables.  (Source: bondbuyer.com)

Newly Appointed Coral Gables City Manager Withdraws

After just one week, Jim Beard is withdrawing as Coral Gables’ newly appointed city manager after questions were raised about the manager’s background.

09/23/2014

Juan Roman (Source: Miami -Dade Department of Corrections)

Police: Disturbing Discovery Leads To Re-Arrest Of Retired Cop

A retired Miami Police Officer out on bond for federal porn charges is back behind bars after investigators said they made a disturbing discovery.

09/20/2014

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