Monroe

(Source: NOAA)

Monroe County Monitors Tropical Storm Erika

Along with the rest of South Florida, Monroe County officials are preparing for the possible impacts of Tropical Storm Erika.

13 hours ago

Florida Money

Citizens CEO: Rate Hike Due To Spike In Water Claims

A “disturbing” rise in water-damage claims in South Florida is driving Citizens Property Insurance Corp. to seek an average 3.2 percent increase in rates for many homeowners, the president of the state-backed insurer said Tuesday.

08/25/2015

#5. Key West, Florida

Man Dies While Snorkeling In Florida Keys

An Illinois man died while snorkeling in the Florida Keys on Tuesday, authorities said.

07/21/2015

Armadillo (Source: CDC)

Floridians Urged To Avoid Leprosy-Infected Armadillos

Cases of leprosy, a long-lasting infection caused by bacteria, are up in Florida—and experts are saying armadillos are to blame.

07/21/2015

Stephen Colbert

Colbert Takes Over Show, Interviews Eminem

The new Late Show host Stephen Colbert took over a Michigan show and interviewed rapper Eminem.

07/01/2015

Home For Sale  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Insurance Competition Lacking In Miami-Dade, Monroe

A new report shows there is a lack of competition among insurers for certain types of residential policies Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. The report comes as the state looks to shrink Citizens Property Insurance Corp.

01/02/2015

Tanya Gonzalez (L), Roy Blanco (R) (Source: Sandy Antonio)

CBS4 Investigates: A Fugitive’s Final Days In The Florida Keys

Minutes before he died on September 16, Roy Blanco’s last words were, “What did I do?”

11/06/2014

Daryl Burgess (Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

MCSO: Reckless Driving, Accident Leads To Several Charges For Keys Man

A Keys man was arrested and is facing several charges after police say he crashed a stolen vehicle he was driving into a boat over the weekend.

09/01/2014

Mike Carroll (Source: DCF)

DCF Works With Agency To Relieve Miami Foster-Care Overflow

The Florida Department of Children and Families is working with the agency that oversees child welfare in Miami to resolve issues that have included an overflow of kids in the area’s foster-care system.

08/08/2014

A gay pride flag. (Source: CBS4)

Palm Beach Judge Rules Against Same-Sex Marriage Ban

A Palm Beach County judge ruled Florida’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional on Tuesday.

08/05/2014

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