(Source: AP)

Counties, DJJ Renew Legal Fight About Detention Costs

A decade into a dispute about how to divvy up the costs of detaining young offenders, the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice and more than two-dozen counties are digging in for more legal fighting.


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Cruise Passenger Being Treated In Miami For Injury

A Swedish cruise passenger is being treated at a Miami hospital after suffering a head injury while aboard a cruise ship.


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DEA Operation Bags 2,100 Pounds Of Marijuana

A major Drug Enforcement Administration operation bagged more than $1.9 million worth of marijuana earlier this month.


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International Trips You Can Do In A Weekend

Many international destinations close to home may prove to be a better option than South Beach or Miami. Among the best international trips that can be done in a weekend are the Bahamas, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Montreal and Vancouver.


(Source: CBSLosAngeles)

Bahamas Police: Four Killed In Plane Crash Off Grand Bahama Island

Four people died Sunday in a small plane crash off the Bahamas’ northernmost island, according to Bahamas police.


(CBS4) A giant Manta Ray in the snorkling exhibit at Atlantis Paradise Island in the Bahamas.

Aquatic Adventures: Snorkling Among The Ruins

In Friday’s Aquatic Adventure, snorkeling is a fairly common waterspout to many South Floridians but as CBS4’s Jeff Berardelli found out, the snorkeling adventure at Atlantis Paradise Island in the Bahamas is anything but common.



Bahamas Opens Airport, Seaports, Eyes Irene Damage

Hurricane Irene has left the Bahamas, and Friday morning, tourists stranded by the storm are leaving after Nassau’s airport and seaport reopened. Now, the job of assessing the damage left behind has begun.


Hurricane Irene moved over Bahamas. (Source: CBS4)

Irene Pounds Bahamas With Torrential Rain, Gusty Winds

A very powerful and dangerous Hurricane Irene pounded the Bahamas Thursday and there is widespread damage reported on at least two southern islands.


In this handout GOES satellite image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Hurricane Irene, with sustained winds of 100 mph, becomes a Category 2 hurricane August 23, 2011 in the Caribbean Sea. (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

Residents Prepare As SE Bahamas Gets Battered By Irene

Parts of the Bahamas are getting battered by Hurricane Irene, now a major Category 3 storm with top winds of 115 mph.


(Source: CBS4)

Irene Forcing More Flight Cancellations At Miami, Ft. Lauderdale’s Airports

As Hurricane Irene moves in on the southern Bahamas, it’s causing flight cancellations at Miami and Ft. Lauderdale’s airports.




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