Alexandria Sladon-Marler is accused of leaving her baby in a dumpster behind a Fort Lauderdale hotel. (CBS4)

Woman Questioned After Newborn Found Dead In Motel Trash Bin

In a beachside motel’s trash bin, wrapped in towels and a pillowcase, a male newborn was found dead on Aug. 10.

CBS Miami–08/27/2012

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Survey: Miami Residents Tops For Swiping Hotel Amenities

If you snag stuff from hotels, you’re not alone. Miami residents are tops among 20 U.S. cities for lifting amenities from hotel rooms, according to a recent LivingSocial Travel Escapes survey.



Miami Hotel Goes Hi-Tech To Track Towels, Bathrobes

Your days of helping yourself to a free hotel towel or bathrobe are over. A Miami company has patented a washable chip that can be sewn into towels, bathrobes and bed sheets so hotels can keep track of their linens.