Senator Bill Nelson

Space X's Falcon 9 rocket as it lifts off from space launch complex 40 at Cape Canaveral, Florida June 28, 2015 with a Dragon CRS7 spacecraft. (Source: BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

SpaceX Launch Failure Leads To Questions About Future

The future of space travel and supplying astronauts at the International Space Station was brought up Monday when U.S. Senator Bill Nelson met with representatives from SpaceX and NASA at Cape Canaveral.

06/29/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov’s Low Approval Rating Record Unbroken

About half of Florida voters disapprove of the way Governor Rick Scott and state lawmakers are handling their jobs.

06/22/2015

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Florida Hospitals On Brink Of Losing $1 Billion In Federal Aid

Florida is set to lose more than $1 billion in aid to hospitals around the state if doesn’t expand its Medicaid program.

03/09/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech before members of Congress in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol January 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. Obama was expected to lay out a broad agenda to including attempts to address income inequality and making it easier for Americans to afford college education and child care.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

President Appeals To Congress On Multiple Fronts In State Of The Union

President Barack Obama appealed directly to congress on multiple fronts during his State of the Union address on Tuesday evening.

01/20/2015

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Leaders React To Video Of Apparent Beheading Of Local Journalist

Local leaders are reacting to the newly released video which purports to show the beheading of U.S. Journalist Steven Sotloff.

09/02/2014

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Federal Bill Contains $1 Billion For Everglades Restoration

A bipartisan federal resources bill includes $1 billion for Everglades restoration projects. Congress is likely to pass the Water Resources Reform and Development Act next week.

05/14/2014

Nicholas Cutter died in a VA center in South Florida.  Source: CBS4

A Mother’s Guilt And A Veteran’s Unexpected Death

Early one morning last year, Mary Zielinski received a call from the VA hospital in Miami telling her that her son was dead.

CBS4–04/28/2014

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Climate Change, Hot Topic At Senate Panel Hearing On Miami Beach

The coastal effects of climate change will be the focus of a U.S. Senate subcommittee hearing on Miami Beach.

04/22/2014

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Local Lawmakers Call For Sanctions Against Venezuelan Regime

As the violence worsens in Venezuela, several South Florida lawmakers have come out asking for sanctions to be imposed against the country’s socialist regime led by President Nicolas Maduro.

02/20/2014

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Beware Of Tax Refund ID Theft

It is that time again. Time to begin filing your 2013 tax returns. It’s also time for the thieves and scammers to try to get your tax refund before you do. Tonight, CBS4’s David Sutta looks at the skyrocketing cost of identity theft impacting taxpayers, and what’s being done to reign in fleeced IRS refunds.

CBS4–02/10/2014

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