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Skin on Bacon is seen for sale at the Eastern Market February 25, 2014, in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Breakfast Breaking The Bank For Some Consumers

It’s often touted as the most important meal of the day, but putting out a spread on your breakfast table now comes with a bit of sticker shock.

03/21/2014

Venezuelan Flag (Source: CBS4)

Venezuela Pres: ‘Miami lobby’ Leads US Policy

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro believes that South Florida politicians, like Marco Rubio, are leading the country into an extremist foreign policy against his country.

03/14/2014

Venezuela Rally in Weston (Source: CBS4)

Venezuelans In South Florida Rally For Countrymen

Some local Venezuelans say it’s extremely difficult to watch the recent images of protests-gone-violent pouring out of their native country.

02/21/2014

Carnival Mask (Source: CBS4)

Miami Broward One Carnival Wraps With Parade

Tens of thousands of people are expected to join the revelry at South Florida’s annual carnival.

10/13/2013

Official site for U.S. Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Source: CBS4)

Ros-Lehtinen Calls For Venezuelan Diplomat To Be Expelled

Florida Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen said Tuesday the U.S. must expel the Venezuelan diplomats after the Latin American country allegedly threw out an Air Force attaché earlier in the day.

CBS Miami–03/05/2013

On December 2nd, a harpy eagle chick hatched at the harpy eagle enclosure within the Amazon and Beyond exhibit.  (Source: Ron Magill/Zoo Miami)

Zoo Miami Welcomes Harpy Eagle Chick

Zoo Miami is celebrating the arrival of it’s newest resident – an adorable Harpy Eagle chick.

CBS4–01/04/2013

Trails for Miami runners (Source: AP)

Overseas Tourists Flocking To Florida; Spending Is Up

Strong economies, especially in Latin America, led overseas tourists to flock to Florida in recent months.

CBS Miami–08/18/2012

forbiddenfruits

U.S. Customs Shares A Peek At Mysterious Airport Contraband

South Florida airports handle millions of visitors from around the world. With them they bring millions of bags, jam packed with some of the most bizarre things you can imagine. CBS4′s David Sutta takes you behind the scenes at Miami International Airport as U.S. Customs Agents round up crazy contraband.

CBS4–11/22/2011

(Source: US Coast Guard) A crew member aboard a drug sub surrenders after the craft was stopped by the Coast Guard. The sub, already sinking after crew members scuttled it, had a cargo of cocaine aboard.

Coast Guard Stops Another Drug Sub In Caribbean

In the latest twist in the war against drugs, smugglers have turned to stealth techniques to sneak massive amounts of drugs into the US, by hiding the cargo beneath the waves where it’s hard to spot. But, for the second time in just a few months, the Coast Guard has spotted the smugglers, seized their cargo, and watched as their drug sub sank to the bottom of the sea.

09/28/2011

Homer Simpson

Have A Duff By Heading South

Well, Moe’s may not be out there, but if you travel to South America, you can turn up a glass of Duff, whose motto is, “Yes it does exist.”

CBS4–05/29/2011

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