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Aaron Huntsman, left, and William Lee Jones, right, embrace during a celebration Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Key West, Fla. Jones and Hunstman and about 100 other people marked a  Florida Keys judge's ruling overturning Florida's ban on same-sex marriage on Thursday after a legal challenge. But an appeal by the Florida Attorney General's office changed the couple's plans to get married.  (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Florida Keys Residents Celebrate Gay Marriage Ruling

Nearly 100 people gathered in a Key West nightclub Thursday night to celebrate as a Florida Keys judge legalized same-sex marriage in Monroe County. The county encompasses the entire island chain.

07/17/2014

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Bondi Seeks To Extend Defense Of Gay-Marriage Ban

The state’s attorney general, on Tuesday, filed motions on two cases to defend the state’s ban on gay marriage.

06/24/2014

Anthea Thomas found $80 as part of the hidden cash hunt on June 5, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Local Dash For Cash Continues In South Florida

Locals are dashing for cash hidden throughout South Florida and on Thursday afternoon, the chosen spot is Brickell.

06/05/2014

Dunkin' Donuts coffee and a donut bag sit on a counter.  (Source: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Dunkin’ Donuts Offering Free Coffee After Heat Win

If you’re looking for a free cup of joe, try Dunkin’ Donuts after a Miami Heat win.

05/25/2014

May 17, 2014:  A brush fire forced officials to close U.S. 1. (Source: Lt. Al Ramirez, MCSO)

Fire Leads To Temporary Closure Of U.S. 1 Near Florida City

A brush fire near Florida City created a traffic detour for drivers traveling to or from Monroe County on U.S. 1 on Saturday, May 17th.

CBS Miami–05/17/2014

Antonio Motes-Diaz, 53, (L) and Christopher Stevens, 26, (R) were arrested after an alleged dispute over crack cocaine which ended with Motes grabbing a machete. (Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Crack Quarrel Between Neighbors Ends With Machete Attack

An alleged dispute, between neighbors, over crack ended with two arrests in Key Largo on Wednesday after one of the neighbors allegedly started swinging his machete.

04/24/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Hundreds Of Students Battle For Top Spot At Spelling Bee

Hundreds of elementary and middle school students showed up to show off their spelling talents at the annual Miami Herald Spelling Bee on Wednesday.

03/19/2014

Seven Mile Bridge

Keys Approve Agreement To Restore Section Of Seven Mile Bridge

Monroe County commissioners approved an agreement Wednesday between the Florida Department of Transportation, Monroe County and the City of Marathon to provide funding to restore and maintain a 2.2-mile section of the historic Seven Mile Bridge in the Florida Keys.

03/19/2014

Miami residents charged with a marine violation. (Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Traffic Stop In The Keys Turns Into Marine Violation For 3 Miami Residents

What started as a regular traffic stop turned into marine violation after police found dozens of fish—some illegal—inside the cooler of a Miami man’s car.

03/17/2014

Source: CBS4

Skeletal Remains Found In FL Keys

The skeletal remains of a man were found in a wooded area of Stock Island Monday.

CBS Miami–02/17/2014

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