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(CBS4) Boaters partying off Eliott Key in Biscayne Bay during Columbus Day Weekend in Oct. 2010.

Biscayne Park Closed To Boaters For Columbus Day Weekend

The government shutdown has crippled national parks across the country, including Biscayne National Park. Now, with Columbus Day approaching federal, state and local law enforcement officers will be asking boaters who normally hang out on the water in the park to leave.

CBS Miami–10/09/2013

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Rubio Shutdown Plan Faltering; Debt Default Fight Growing

While the possibility of a government shutdown still remain high due to Congressional dysfunction, a more important showdown still looms large over Capitol Hill, the debt limit.


Palmetto Bomb Threat Shutdown

Public Sounds Off On Punishment For Palmetto Bomb Scare Suspect

The man accused of shutting down part of the Palmetto Expressway during last Friday’s evening rush hour is still in jail.


Police are looking for Lee Lewis, shown here. He is wanted in connection with the Palmetto bomb scare. (Source: MGPD)

Hearse In Palmetto Expwy Bomb Scare Had Fake Weapons, Police Say

Miami Gardens police said the hearse in the bomb scare that snarled traffic for hours on the Palmetto Expressway Friday had fake weapons inside.


Palmetto Bomb Threat Shutdown

Palmetto Expressway Reopens After Bomb Threat

The Palmetto Expressway in Miami-Dade was shutdown in both directions from NW 17th to 37th Avenues for six hours Friday afternoon as police investigated a possible bomb threat.