Venezuela

(Source: AP)

Police: International Burglary Ring Suspects Busted In South Florida

Police have arrested five people accused of working in an organized international burglary crime ring that targeted high-end luxury condos across South Florida.

08/24/2015

Manuel Alberto Alvarado was arrested after, police said, he claimed to have a bomb (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Police)

Man Pays MIA Thousands For Fake Bomb Threat

Making a bomb threat is no laughing matter—especially for a Venezuelan man had to cut the airport thousands of dollars for telling a gate agent he had explosives in his luggage.

06/03/2015

VACC Camp (Source: CBS4)

VACC Camp Kicks Off With An Extra-Special Beach Day

Monday was an extra-special Spring Break day—ahead of a fun-filled week—for several kids who are often limited because of their special medical needs.

03/23/2015

Miami-Dade fire fighters on scene of a plane crash near Krome and 144 St.  (Source: MDFR)

NTSB: Miami Plane Crashed On 1st Flight After Prop Overhaul

According to federal investigators, a twin-engine plane had just undergone a propeller overhaul before it crashed shortly after takeoff from a Miami airport earlier this month – killing four people.

02/19/2015

Power line clipped by plane which crashed in Southwest Miami-Dade. (Source: CBS4)

Investigators Return To Scene Of Plane Crash In SW Miami-Dade

Thursday is day two in the six-month long investigation into what caused a twin turbo prop plane to crash just moments after takeoff from Miami Executive Airport.

02/12/2015

Miami-Dade fire fighters on scene of a plane crash near Krome and 144 St.  (Source: MDFR)

Friends Of Plane Crash Victim Express Shock Over Tragedy

Friends of one of the victims killed in a plane crash in Southwest Miami-Dade remember him as a family man who loved to fly.

02/11/2015

Gavel (Source: AP)

Sentencing Delayed For Ex-Venezuela Judge In US Drug Case

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — A former Venezuelan judge in a U.S. cocaine trafficking case linked to the government of former President Hugo Chavez has had his sentencing postponed. A sentencing hearing was moved from […]

02/06/2015

Source: CBS4

US Seeks Drug Suspects In Florida

U.S. authorities are searching for 29 people accused of taking part in a multi-million dollar drug trafficking ring.

01/29/2015

Oil Rigs (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Hopes, Fears, Doubts Surround Cuba’s Oil Future

One of the most prolific oil and gas basins on the planet sits just off Cuba’s northwest coast, and the thaw in relations with the United States is giving rise to hopes that Cuba can now get in on the action.

12/20/2014

Senator Marco Rubio talks about Ebola preparedness in South Florida on Oct. 16, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

US Sen Rubio Sees New Hope For Venezuela Sanctions

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is hoping more newly elected Republicans will help push efforts to improve sanctions on Venezuelan officials who commit human rights abuses.

11/05/2014

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