National Guard

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Beer Growlers, Ticket Quotas, Abortion Waiting Period Among New Laws

The state’s record-setting budget goes into effect on Wednesday, along with 130 other new laws that were produced by the Legislature this year in the regular and special sessions and signed by Gov. Rick Scott.

06/26/2015

State Capitol (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

State Agencies Impacted If Budget Deal Can’t Be Reach

Every thing from money for teachers and child abuse investigations to how the state responds in the wake of a hurricanes would be impacted if the Florida legislature can’t reach a deal on a new budget in the next couple of weeks.

05/19/2015

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott Names New Adjutant General Of Florida National Guard

Florida Governor Rick Scott has named Brig. Gen. Michael Calhoun as the next adjutant general of the Florida National guard.

01/07/2015

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

Retired Cop Accused Of Child Molestation Appears In Court

One of the few times retired Miami cop Juan Roman held his head up in court Monday was right after the judge called his name.

09/22/2014

Reggie Wayne #87 of the Indianapolis Colts. (credit: Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Reggie Wayne’s 4 Most Ridiculous Colts Training Camp Entrances

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne has earned a reputation for his flashy training camp arrivals and this year was no different. In keeping with tradition, Wayne stepped up his training camp arrival game.

07/24/2014

(Source:AP/Rob Carr)

Purple Heart Recipients Could Be Granted Free Tolls, Admissions

A new proposal would allow free tolls and park admissions for Purple Heart recipients living in Florida.

01/30/2014

Miami Herald's Jim Wyss (Source: The Miami Herald)

Miami Herald Reporter Detained In Venezuela Back In Miami

A Miami Herald reporter held in Venezuela against his will arrived in Miami on Sunday. Andean bureau chief Jim Wyss arrived aboard an American Airline flight which landed at Miami International Airport at 10:38 a.m.

CBS4–11/11/2013

Miami Herald's Jim Wyss (Source: The Miami Herald)

Miami Herald Reporter Detained in Caracas, Now Released

Miami Herald Andean bureau chief, Jim Wyss,who had been detained by Venezuelan authorities was released Saturday.

11/09/2013

Miami Herald's Jim Wyss (Source: The Miami Herald)

Herald Reporter Detained By Venezuelan Authorities

The Miami Herald’s Andean bureau chief, Jim Wyss, has been detained by Venezuelan authorities, the paper reports.

11/08/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Furloughs Impacting Nat’l. Guard Preps For Tropical Weather

While Washington remains in a standstill thanks to the GOP-forced government shutdown, the panhandle of Florida is preparing for a tropical storm and those preps could be hampered by the freeze in government.

CBS Miami–10/04/2013

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