A South Florida lawmaker wants to increase cigarette taxes by $1 a pack and is offering a political sweetener to try to get it passed: Use the money to roll back fees on motorists.
Two family dogs lost their lives after the home they were in went up in flames in Lauderhill.
Multiple units were affected after a two-alarm fire at a Sunrise apartment building Saturday.
Residents in northeast Broward County may have done a double-take when they saw ash falling on cars and heavy smoke in the area.
Firefighters scrambled to get everyone out of Hialeah apartment building which erupted in flames late Wednesday night.
Firefighters are getting a handle on a stubborn brush fire in western Miami-Dade which has been burning for a week.
A raging brush fire continues to burn in West Miami-Dade. As of Saturday, it has charred more than 58,500 acres and a stretch of Krome Avenue from the Tamiami Trail to Okeechobee Road remains closed.
South Floridians are breathing a lot easier Friday now that the smoke and haze from a huge Everglades brush fire is nearly contained.
A commercial aircraft which departed Miami to San Francisco made an emergency landing in Las Vegas after the pilot reported a smell of smoke in the cockpit, authorities said.
An American Airlines flight to Washington, D.C., from Miami was diverted to South Carolina after passengers reported smelling smoke in the cabin.