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January 9, 2014: FAMU elected its first female president, Elmira Mangum.

FAMU Taps Cornell Veep As First Woman President

In a whirlwind finale to its presidential search, the Florida A&M University board of trustees on Thursday named Elmira Mangum as the university’s 11th president. She will be the first woman to serve as permanent president since FAMU was founded in 1887.

01/09/2014

A US Airways tail rest on the tarmac near an American Airlines plane at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia on April 23, 2012.   (Photo by: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

American Completes Merger Deal With US Airways

Amerian Airlines parent company AMR Corporation completed its merger deal Monday with US Airways to officially form American Airlines Group Inc.

CBS4–12/09/2013

View of cargo ships in Colon, on August 31, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Luis Acosta

Rep. Wasserman Schultz To Join Vice President In Panama

Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) will join Vice President Joe Biden in a visit to the Panama Canal next week.

CBS Miami–11/15/2013

NCAA UM Football Field

Report: NCAA V.P. Approved Payment To Shapiro Attorney

The NCAA may have identified the source who approved of the payment to the lawyer of Nevin Shapiro that sparked the collegiate organization to open an investigation on its own enforcement actions.

CBS Miami–02/06/2013

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Fiscal Cliff Deal Said To Be Done

The outline of a deal to avoid the so-called “fiscal cliff” is reportedly been made in the Capitol with just hours to go until the end of 2012.

CBS Miami–12/31/2012

President Barack Obama (R) announces the creation of an interagency task force for guns as Vice President Joseph Biden listens in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on December 19, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

President Meeting With Congressional Leaders Over Fiscal Cliff

President Barack Obama is set to meet with Congressional leaders at the White House Friday to try and reach a compromise to steer the country clear of the looming fiscal cliff.

CBS Miami–12/28/2012

Joe Biden (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Opinion: Biden in 2016?

Can anyone other than Vice President Joe Biden himself imagine Joe Biden as a presidential candidate after all we’ve learned about him in the past four years while he has sat one heartbeat away from the presidency?

11/06/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

Campaigns Continue To Pound Swing States

President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney continue to take shots at each other Friday as both make their case for election in key swing states, including the Sunshine State.

CBS Miami–10/19/2012

Biden Ryan Debate

VP Debate Accomplishes Goals For Both Parties

Both candidates declared victory Thursday night after the only vice-presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Republican challenger Paul Ryan. The debate was a contrast in styles and produced exactly what both parties needed.

CBS4–10/12/2012

Joe Biden and Paul Ryan (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: Joe Biden Schooled Paul Ryan With Facts And Substance

Mitt Romney’s apprentice salesman stepped on the stage last night and delivered his talking points, but little more. Throughout the night, Joe Biden delivered lesson after lesson to the ambitious young Congressman from Wisconsin.

10/12/2012

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