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More Lenient Lice Policies May Bug Some Parents

Many will remember that, as a kid, when a classmate had lice—they had to go home and not return until the lice was gone. But some states are changing that policy—meaning students with lice can stay in school.

11/08/2013

Democrat & Republican Logo

Poll: 62% Have Unfavorable View Of GOP After Shutdown

As the GOP-led government shutdown continues in its second week, new poll numbers from Gallup showed that the shutdown taking a big toll on the Republican Party in the eyes of voters.

CBS Miami–10/09/2013

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Rubio’s Government Shutdown Plan Splitting GOP

The plan originally hatched by Florida Senator Marco Rubio, Texas Senator Ted Cruz, and Utah Senator Mike Lee to either shutdown the government or default on the debt limit if the Affordable Care Act isn’t defunded is fracturing the Republican Party ahead of key fiscal deadlines.

CBS Miami–09/19/2013

The Miami Dolphins new bag policy means clear bags from no on at Sun Life Stadium.  (Source: CBS4)

Dolphins Bag Policy Change In Effect

Changes to the bag policy at Sun Life Stadium caught some people off guard Saturday as they entered the gates.

CBS4–08/24/2013

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Missing Shutter Numbers Shut Down Discounts

Missing numbers on hurricane shutters are costing some South Florida homeowners thousands of dollars when it comes to paying for their property insurance.

CBS4–06/03/2013

Citizens Property Insurance

Report: House Passes Toned Down Citizens Reform Bill

The Florida House has passed a stripped down version of a Citizens Insurance reform bill by a margin of 111-6. The House version doesn’t hit new policyholders as hard as the Senate version.

CBS Miami–04/30/2013

President Barack Obama on January 16, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama Reveals Sweeping Gun Control Reform

In a potentially historic move, President Barack Obama revealed some of the most far-reaching gun control policy reforms in more than a decade. The plans are drawing partisan support and scorn from local and national politicians.

CBS Miami–01/16/2013

Mitt Romney (Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Washington Post Debunks Romney Job Numbers

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney’s claim that he will create 12 million jobs is coming under increased scrutiny after the candidate repeatedly used the number in recent debates.

CBS Miami–10/18/2012

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Disney To Allow Facial Hair On Employees

Starting next month, Disney employees who wish to sport facial hair on the job can retire their razors.

CBS4–01/23/2012

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BSO Disciplines Deputy Seen Using Work Truck At Dump

The Broward Sheriff’s Office has handed down disciplinary action to a deputy who was seen using his work truck to haul his personal items to a South Miami-Dade dump.

CBS4–11/07/2011

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