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Swindlers Target Online Daters In “Sextortion” Scam

Scammers in South Florida are targeting anew market niche — online daters who are prone to sexting.


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‘Chexting’ Breaking Up Happy Homes

It’s a disturbing trend that is being blamed for destroying marriages and ruining families. Experts say it starts as an innocent conversation, but evolves into a deep bond.


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Cypress Bay Teacher Cleared Of Criminal Wrongdoing

A Cypress Bay High School teacher and coach has been cleared of any criminal wrongdoing following an investigation over allegations he was having a sexual relationship with a student and engaging in sexual texting conversations with another student, according to the Broward Sheriff’s Office.



Plantation Man In Jail After Sexting Penis Pic To Boy

A man is behind bars without bond for allegedly sending a photo of his penis to an 11-year-old boy, then asking the boy to send a photo of his, according to a police report.



Everglades Teacher Resigns After Sexting With Student

“If you wanted it bad enough, you would get here.” It sounds like a typical conversation between two high school students. In this case, the late-night Facebook exchange involved an Everglades High School teacher inviting a student to his Jacuzzi.

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Study: Fewer Teens Sexting Than Previously Thought

Good news for parents of teenagers. A new research study, featured in the upcoming journal Pediatrics, shows that sexting among teens is a lot less common than many people think.



Plea Deal In Pembroke Pines Sexting Case

A Pembroke Pines man accused of coercing teenage girls to send nude pictures of themselves and then blackmailing them into having sex with him has cut a deal with prosecutors.


Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (left) and Rep. Gabrielle Giffords developed a friendship while working in the U.S. House.  (Source: Debbie Wasserman Schultz)

Wasserman Schultz: Giffords Making “Remarkable” Progress

A U.S. Representative from South Florida said one of her closest friends in Congress is making “remarkable progress” from her shooting in January.


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Plantation Parents Intercept Sexting Messages Sent To Their Son

Bruce Loy calls his wife, Tracey, his hero.



Senate Votes To Reduce Sexting Penalties For Minors

When it comes to teens ‘sexting’ Florida lawmakers agree that the penalties should be reduced for minors.