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Pizzi Faces Backlash Over Resignation Of Town ClerkMiami Lakes residents lashed out at Mayor Michael Pizzi during Tuesday's council meeting. This time over the resignation of Town Clerk Marjorie-Tejeda Castillo.
Sources: U.S., Cuba Expected To Open Embassies United States and Cuban officials are expected to announce the opening of embassies, a major step in renewed diplomatic ties.
Luol Deng Opts In, Will Remain With HeatAmid reports that Miami Heat small forward Luol Deng would opt out of his contract and become a free agent, it appears that the 30-year-old has other plans.
Top Draft Busts In Miami Dolphins HistoryThe Miami Dolphins hit the field earlier this week to kick off their organized team activity workouts.
Hungarian Man Convicted In Florida In Gay Sex Slave CaseA Hungarian man has been convicted in South Florida for his role in a running what investigators called a gay sex slave prostitution ring.
Miami PD To Hand Over Police-Involved Shooting Info To FDLEThe city of Miami is set to hand over future investigations into police-involved shootings and in-custody deaths to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE).
Same-Sex Spouses Now Eligible For State Health, Retirement CoverageSame-sex spouses of state employees are now eligible for state coverage for health insurance and retirement benefits.
Local Leaders Banned From Nicaragua Over Venezuela SanctionsNicaragua's president is banning U.S. Senator Marco Rubio and Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen from the country in protest of sanctions against Venezuela.
Florida Tribes Review New US Policy On MarijuanaAmid a new U.S. Justice Department policy allowing tribes to cultivate and grow marijuana, it is unclear what effect it will have in Florida.
Opa-Locka Cop German Bosque SentencedThe Opa-locka cop convicted of falsely imprisoning a youth counselor was sentenced Thursday.
Exclusive: Warden Says He Was “Fall Guy” In Inmate’s Death When inmate Darren Rainey died an excruciating death in a scalding hot shower at the Dade Correctional Institution, allegedly being punished by guards, Jerry Cummings was the warden. Cummings, in his first on-camera interview, told CBS4's Gary Nelson he was made the scapegoat after Rainey's death was revealed this year in an expose by The Miami Herald.
88 iPhones Reported Stolen From Miami Springs Parking Lot Police are searching for people who stole 88 iPhones from a rental car parked at an IHOP in Miami Springs.