Panama

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

Court Finds Retroactive Tax Law Unconstitutional

In what could be a first-of-its-kind case in Florida, an appeals court Wednesday ruled that a 2013 law repealing a tax exemption for affordable-housing projects is unconstitutional.

04/08/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott  with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie at an early voting rally in Tampa, FL on October 26, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Scott Plans Trade Mission To Paris Air Show

Gov. Rick Scott is again breaking out his passport now that the 2014 election is in the rearview mirror.

02/25/2015

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Cuba-US Detente Upends Life For Cuban Dissidents

President Barack Obama told the world this month that engaging Cuba is the best way to strengthen people pushing for greater freedom on the island.

12/29/2014

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Costa Rican Woman Pleads Guilty to Human Smuggling Conspiracy

A Costa Rican woman pleaded guilty Monday today to conspiracy to smuggle more than 25 undocumented immigrants from Cuba to the United States.

10/06/2014

Rioux, a dolphin in the Top Deck pool at the Miami Seaquarium, gave birth to a female calf on August 2, 2014. (Source: Miami Seaquarium)

New Dolphin Calf Gets New Name At Miami Seaquarium

A dolphin at the Miami Seaquarium has a new name, Bali.

09/19/2014

Rioux, a dolphin in the Top Deck pool at the Miami Seaquarium, gave birth to a female calf on August 2, 2014. (Source: Miami Seaquarium)

Pledge To ‘Flip It Forward’ & Help Name Baby Dolphin At Seaquarium

One of South Florida’s most popular tourist attractions is celebrating Labor Day with some baby news.

08/28/2014

Samuel Silva Arrested (Source: CBS4)

Fugitive Back In South Florida After 10 Years On The Run

A fugitive wanted for seriously injuring an FHP trooper in a DUI crash more than a decade ago was captured by the U.S. Marshals Service and returned to South Florida.

06/02/2014

Baby Dolphin born at the Miami Seaquarium on April 11, 2014. (Source: Miami Seaquarium)

Miami Seaquarium’s Dolphin Calf Gets Her Name Thanks To Social Media

Naming a baby is no easy-feat. The Miami Seaquarium, following the birth of a dolphin at the park, launched a social media campaign in search of name—and a name has been chosen!

05/08/2014

Baby Dolphin born at the Miami Seaquarium on April 11, 2014. (Source: Miami Seaquarium)

Miami Seaquarium Celebrates Baby Boom

There’s a baby boom taking place at South Florida tourist attraction the Miami Seaquarium.

CBS Miami–04/22/2014

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FL Ag Commissioner Warns Panama Is Future Competitor

Florida could be in a competition with Panama as the Central American nation invests more money into infrastructure, according to the state’s Agricultural Commissioner, Adam Putnam.

01/30/2014

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