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Florida’s Consumer Spending Growth Lags Behind Nation

Three years after the Great Recession, spending in Florida lags behind most other states, according to U.S. Bureau Economic Analysis data released Thursday.

08/07/2014

Florida Lottery (Source: Florida Lottery)

Florida Lotto Jackpot Rises To $11 Million

Perhaps you didn’t win this time but might as well give the Florida Lotto game another shot as the jackpot has grown to $11 million.

07/31/2014

(Source: CBS4)

The Taxi Alternative

It’s been eight weeks since taxi competitors Uber and Lyft started up in Miami-Dade County.

07/30/2014

SAN ANTONIO, TX - JUNE 15: Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat drives to the basket against the San Antonio Spurs during Game Five of the 2014 NBA Finals at the AT&T Center on June 15, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Bosh Signs 5-Year, $118 Million Heat Deal

Chris Bosh has signed his $118 million, five-year contract to stay with the Miami Heat.

07/30/2014

(Photo Credit: AP/Bill Sikes)

Apps Serve As ‘Lock’ For Credit, Debit Cards

Everyday thousands of credit and debit card numbers are stolen but now there’s something simple you can do to “lock” thieves out of your accounts.

07/29/2014

Florida Lottery (Source: Florida Lottery)

One Ticket Hits Powerball, Florida Lottery Rolls Over

Someone who bought a ticket in California won the Powerball jackpot of $60 million

07/20/2014

Scott Rothstein (Source: CBS4)

$50 Million Forfeiture Deal In Rothstein Case

A forfeiture deal was reached Tuesday in the case of the convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein.

07/15/2014

(Photographer: Sam Hodgson/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Mega-Job Fair In Miami Lakes On Tuesday

More than 7,000 job positions will be up for grabs at a mega job fair Tuesday in Miami Lakes.

07/14/2014

Florida Lottery (Source: Florida Lottery)

Powerball, Florida Lottery Rolls Over

Florida Lotto and Powerball players are hoping they’ll have better luck this Wednesday to win lots of cash as the jackpots for both games have rolled over.

07/13/2014

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LeBron’s Decision Could Have Impact On South Florida’s Economy

LeBron James brought four years of post season play, two victory parades in downtown Miami and countless heart stopping games. He’s credited with whipping fans into a frenzy during game time and helping to pack downtown bars and restaurants.

07/11/2014

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