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Airbag (Source: Koichi Kamoshida/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Medical Examiner: Orlando Woman Died From Air Bag Injuries

An autopsy revealed an exploding air bag was what likely caused the death of an Orlando woman.


Supporters hold signs to call on bringing home of U.S. citizen Alan Gross who is currently being held in a Cuban prison, during a rally at the Lafayette Park outside the White House December 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. Supporters and community leaders gathered at the rally to mark the 4th anniversary of the detention of Alan Gross and called on the U.S. and Cuban governments to negotiate for his immediate release and return home. (Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Cuba ‘Concerned’ Over Jailed American’s Hunger Strike

The Cuban government expressed concern Wednesday over a jailed U.S. government subcontractor on hunger strike since last week.



Challenges Emerge Following “Cuban Twitter”

New challenges are likely to emerge following the revelation that a U.S. government-funded program set up a cellphone-based social network in Cuba.


(Source: www.helpboblevinson.com) Robert Levinson as he appeared in a video released by his unknown captors.

Wife Of Missing Former FBI Agent Speaks Out

CBS News is reporting new information on the case of missing former FBI agent and Coral Springs resident Bob Levinson.



Carnival Vows To Pay Back Government For Aid

Doral-based Carnival Corporation has finally agreed to reimburse the U.S. government for the costs related to helping save the Carnival Triumph in February and the Carnival Splendor in 2010, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.

CBS Miami–04/16/2013


Gables Home Auction Nets $1.3 Million For The U.S. Gov’t

You could call 1248 Coral Way in Coral Gables a one of a kind. Four massive lots on tree lined roadway and a home dating back to 1929. It certainly is a Coral Gables original.


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Hurricane Proofing For Free In Broward County

Even though hurricane season has been relatively quiet across South Florida; it’s still crucial to make sure your home can stand up to the power of a storm. So a lucky few are going to get hurricane proofed for free, thanks to the U.S. Government.



Immigrants Seek Halt In New Visa Lottery Drawing

Dozens of people mistakenly told they had won the U.S. visa lottery are seeking to halt a follow-up July 15 drawing until their case is heard.



Dozens Mistakenly Told They’d Won US Visa Sue Government

Dozens of people who were mistakenly told they’d won a spot to apply for a U.S. visa through the annual visa lottery system are suing the U.S. government.


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Miami Federal Workers Anxiously Await Budget Announcement

At the Claude Pepper Federal Building in downtown Miami Friday citizens and federal employees expressed anxiety and anger over the prospect of a shutdown of government at midnight if Congress can’t reach agreement on a budget.