Turkey Point

Miami, UNITED STATES: Part of the power grid of Florida Power and Light at a distribution center 08 November 2006, in Miami, Florida. Florida Power and Light Company's power line grid delivers electricity to approximately 8 million people in Florida. AFP PHOTO/Robert SULLIVAN (Photo credit: ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Regulators Asked To Reject FPL Nuclear Request

Florida Power & Light received pushback Tuesday from South Florida officials and other critics as it requested $34.2 million from customers to continue planning a pair of nuclear reactors at its Turkey Point complex in Miami-Dade County.

08/18/2015

A judge denied bond for 19-year-old Brian Boyd and 20-year-old Rovantai Payne. (Source: CBS4)

No Bond For Alleged Pinecrest Road Rage Attackers

Two men accused in a violent road rage attack in Pinecrest appeared before a judge on Friday.

04/04/2015

Victim Of Baseball Bat Attack In Pinecrest Said He’s Fortunate To Be Alive (Source: CBS4)

Victim Of Baseball Bat Attack In Pinecrest Said He’s Fortunate To Be Alive

A 55-year-old Hialeah grandfather who was savagely attacked and struck five times with a baseball bat after getting into an accident said he is battered and bruised but he has no broken bones.

04/03/2015

Turkey Point  (Source: EMILY MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

Critics: Turkey Point Sucking Us Dry

The Turkey Point nuclear power plant was busy splitting atoms by Biscayne Bay Wednesday, and just down the street a Nuclear Regulatory Commission appeals Board was hearing a challenge to the cooling system at Turkey point.

01/14/2015

Turkey Point  (Source: EMILY MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

False Alarm: County Siren Malfunctions Near Turkey Point

Some south Miami-Dade residents who live near the Turkey Point nuclear power plant may have been a bit unnerved Monday morning when they woke to the sound of an emergency siren.

11/17/2014

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Search Continues For 2 Missing Rafters; 11 Rescued

The search continues for two Cuban migrants who are missing at sea after their raft broke apart off the coast of South Florida.

10/28/2014

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Coast Guard Rescues Several From Water Believed To Be Cuban Migrants

Yet another group of what is believed to be Cuban refugees were plucked from the water near Miami on Monday.

10/27/2014

Turkey Point  (Source: EMILY MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

Officials Approve Plan To Cool Scorching Temperatures At Turkey Point

State officials approved an emergency request for more water to control the temperatures in the cooling canals at Turkey Point on Thursday.

09/12/2014

Turkey Point  (Source: EMILY MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

Storm Water Canals Near Turkey Point Will Be Used For Cooling System

Rising water temperatures in the canal system that feeds the cooling system at Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant has caused Florida Power and Light Company to make an emergency request with the South Florida Water Management District.

08/28/2014

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FPL Asks For OK To Charge Customers For Nuclear Costs

Florida Power & Light Co. is looking for permission to charge its customers a little more.

08/03/2014

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