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Florida Rep. Opposes Redrawn Congressional Districts

A Florida Representative is trying to stop state lawmakers from redrawing her congressional district saying it would deny political representation for African-Americans.


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2 To Face Murder Charges After Police Find Concealed Body

Two people are under arrest after St. Petersburg Police found a body inside a home which may have been concealed for up to two weeks.


Florida Black Bear.  (Source: http://myfwc.com/education/educators/black-bear-education/)

Environmental Group Sues To Stop Bear Hunting In Florida

An environmental advocacy group sued Florida’s wildlife protection commission, demanding a stop to a planned bear hunting season set to start in the fall.



12-Year-Old Accused Of Chasing, Shooting At Man In Orlando

A 12-year-old Florida boy faces an attempted murder charge after allegedly chasing a man and shooting at him multiple times in Orlando.


The four members of the Paralympic relay team are (from L-R) Nicholas Perry, Ian Soules, Jesse Grewe and Andres Miyares. (Source: Soules Family)

Local Paralympic Swim Team Break U.S. Relay Records

Four members of the Athletes Without Limits National Paralympic swim team broke the standing long course American record for the 400 meter individual medley relay on Saturday in Jupiter, Florida.


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Tampa Bay Area Instructor Named Florida Teacher Of The Year

The 2016 Florida Teacher of the Year was named Thursday night and the winner is Tampa Bay area language arts teacher.


Bill Cosby (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Disney Removes Bill Cosby Statue At Hollywood Studios

A bronze statue of Bill Cosby which stands at Hollywood Studios theme park is coming down, Walt Disney World officials said.


Goran Dragic #7 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat talk during a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers at American Airlines Arena on March 16, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

With Dragic And Wade Back, Heat Moving Forward

It was back to business for the Heat on Friday, when the team’s summer-league club wrapped up a five-session, three-day training camp of sorts in Miami before heading to Orlando and the start of offseason play on Saturday.


Shabazz Napier #13 of the Miami Heat handles the ball against the Washington Wizards on July 17, 2014 at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Source: Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Miami Heat Announce Summer League Roster, Dates

In the midst of the NBA’s free-agent frenzy that began on July 1st, the Miami Heat has released the roster for its summer league team.


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South Florida Commute Is Bad, But Not Worst In State

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter ORLANDO (CBSMiami/AP) — Between the “Crawlmetto”, gridlock on I-95 and don’t even talk about Airport Expressway, you would think South Florida drivers would have the longest commute times in the […]