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Lethal injection gurney on Florida's death row. (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

Justices Uphold Use Of Drug Implicated In Botched Executions

The Supreme Court, on Monday, upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal-injections executions—even as two dissenting justices said for the first time they think it’s “highly likely” the death penalty itself is unconstitutional.

06/29/2015

Miami, UNITED STATES: Part of the power grid of Florida Power and Light at a distribution center 08 November 2006, in Miami, Florida. Florida Power and Light Company's power line grid delivers electricity to approximately 8 million people in Florida. AFP PHOTO/Robert SULLIVAN (Photo credit: ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP/Getty Images)

FPL Gets 5 Years To Invest In Natural Gas Production

Florida utility regulators gave approval Thursday for the state’s largest power company to further invest ratepayer money in natural-gas production.

06/18/2015

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Florida Abortions Dip, But Not As High As Other States

Between 2010 and 2014, Florida has seen the number of abortions performed in the state drop by 10 percent. However, that is still less than in other Republican-led states that have more aggressive restrictions on the procedure.

06/07/2015

Miami Dolphins first-round pick DeVante Parker at the 2015 NFL Draft (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

1st-Rounder Parker, Other Draft Picks Sign With Dolphins

First-round draft pick DeVante Parker has signed a $10.87 million, four-year contract with the Miami Dolphins, who have also signed their six other draft picks.

05/07/2015

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Blue Bell Creameries Issues Recall Of All Products

Blue Bell Creameries is issuing another recall after two samplings of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeriosis – and this time the Texas-based company is taking all its products off the shelf.

04/20/2015

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Blue Bell Suspends Operations At Ice Cream Plant

Blue Bell Ice Cream has suspended operations at one of its production facilities that was connected to foodborne illnesses linked to the death of three people, the company announced Friday.

04/04/2015

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Blue Bell Expands Recall Over Listeria Outbreak

The ice cream company Blue Bell has expanded its recall to include 3-ounce ice cream cups.

03/24/2015

A Death Row cell is 6 x 9 x 9.5 feet high. Florida State Prison also has Death Watch cells to incarcerate inmates awaiting execution after the Governor signs a death warrant for them. A Death Watch cell is 12 x 7 x 8.5 feet high. (Source: Department of Corrections)

Condemned Man Seeks Stay As Execution Drug Challenged

A Death Row inmate Friday asked the Florida Supreme Court to at least temporarily block his scheduled Feb. 26 execution while the U.S. Supreme Court considers a challenge to a key drug used in lethal injections.

01/30/2015

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Hasbro To Replace Phallic-Shaped Play-Doh Toy

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter PROVIDENCE, R.I. (CBSMiami/AP) — It was an embarrassing Christmas for Nivea Cabrera after she was accused by her fiance’s mother of giving her 5-year-old granddaughter a sex toy. A mortified […]

12/31/2014

WACO, TX - NOVEMBER 01: Devin Chafin #28 of the Baylor Bears runs the ball against Ben Heeney #31 of the Kansas Jayhawks at McLane Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Waco, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Big Games In November Separate Contenders From Pretenders

Our expectations before the start of the season can quickly be tarnished in a flash. But no matter what happens, November will always find a way to set the stage for a championship race like no other month can.

11/04/2014

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