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KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25:  Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry leave the Christmas Day service at Sandringham on December 25, 2013 in King's Lynn, England.  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Prince Harry To Visit The US, South Africa & Lesotho

Britain’s Prince Harry will visit the U.S. in the fall to promote the Invictus Games, the sporting event for wounded, injured and sick service personnel.

08/18/2015

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US, Cuba Researchers Collaborate On Ghost Orchid Study

U.S. officials say the diplomatic thaw with Cuba has led to a new collaboration with the island’s scientists to study the ghost orchid—one of the world’s rarest flowers.

07/29/2015

A man raises his fist with a Cuban flag. (Photo: YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S., Cuba Restore Full Diplomatic Relations

At the stroke of midnight, full diplomatic relations were restored between the United States and Cuba. The new era began with little fanfare, the diplomatic missions of each country were upgraded from interests sections to embassies.

07/20/2015

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Obama Commutes Sentences Of 11 Convicts in Florida

Five men, serving life sentences for drug crimes in Florida, have had those prison terms cut by President Barack Obama.

07/13/2015

USA fans at the Bierhaus erupted into cheers at the end when Team USA beat Japan 5-2. (Source: CBS4)

Locals Celebrate USWNT’s World Cup Win

Big celebrations across South Florida as the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team beat Japan in the World Cup Championship.

07/05/2015

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - OCTOBER 20:  The FIFA logo is seen outside the FIFA headquarters prior to the FIFA Executive Committee Meeting on October 20, 2011 in Zurich, Switzerland. During their third meeting of the year, held over two days, the FIFA Executive Committee will approve the match schedules for the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 and the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.  (Photo by Harold Cunningham/Getty Images)

Marketing Executive Pleads Not Guilty In FIFA Scandal

A Miami sports marketing executive, allegedly tied to the FIFA corruption scandal, pleaded not guilty to conspiracy and other charges.

05/29/2015

IKEA gate recall due to fall hazard. 5/14/15 (Source: CPSC)

IKEA Recalls Safety Gates Due To Fall Hazard

Swedish furniture retail company IKEA is recalling thousands of safety gates due to a fall hazard.

05/14/2015

Pope Francis (R) talks with Cuban President Raul Castro during a private audience at the Vatican on May 10, 2015. Cuban President Raul Castro arrived at the Vatican on Sunday to thank Pope Francis for his role in brokering the rapprochement between Havana and Washington. The first South American pope played a key role in secret negotiations between the United States and Cuba that led to the surprise announcement in December that they would seek to restore diplomatic ties after more than 50 years of tensions.
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Locals React To Raul Castro And Pope Francis Meeting At Vatican

Raul Castro and Pope Francis met at the Vatican Sunday. It’s a meeting that has people talking from Cuba to South Florida.

05/10/2015

The mega-chain began in 1971 as one store in downtown Seattle. Three friends invested $1350 each of their own money. Imagine that return! (Credit: Getty Images)

Starbucks: Computer Outage Fixed; Stores Reopen Saturday

A computer outage closed down some Starbucks stores through the U.S. including in Florida. Some gave away free drinks.

04/25/2015

MIA launches Mobile Passport App (Source: http://mobilepassport.us/)

MIA Pushes Mobile Passport Control App

Long lines and wait time is often part of the process when flying internationally. But, in an effort to “enhance” experience at customs, Miami International Airport is introducing a new customs mobile app.

03/04/2015

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