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Florida Governor Rick Scott (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

No Agreement Between Florida Gov., Feds On Medicaid

Amid the battle to pass a new budget, Florida Governor Rick Scott said no agreement has been reached with the Obama administration on health care financing issues.

05/06/2015

President Barack Obama speaks at the Ernest F. Coe Visitor Center during a visit to the Everglades National Park on April 22, 2015 in Homestead, Florida. The President visited the park on Earth Day where he spoke about the threat that climate change poses to our economy and to the world. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Obama Uses Everglades As Backdrop To Warn Of Damage From Climate Neglect

President Barack Obama, on Earth Day, put the national spotlight on the country’s largest subtropical wilderness—the Everglades.

04/22/2015

A mini helicopter or gyrocopter that landed on the US Capitol South Lawn area is viewed April 15, 2015, in Washington, DC. A man flying a mini helicopter illegally landed his aircraft on the west lawn of the US Capitol Wednesday, triggering street closures around the building and prompting a police investigation."The US Capitol Police continues to investigate, with one person detained," USCP officer Shennell Antrobus told AFP.
A robotic police device was seen close to the mini helicopter, apparently inspecting it. (Photo Credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Florida Gyrocopter Pilot Driving Home To Await Next Hearing

The man who flew his gyrocopter onto the U.S. Capitol lawn is driving back to Florida to await his next hearing.

04/18/2015

Cuba's President Raul Castro (L) speaks with US President Barack Obama (R) on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas at the ATLAPA Convention center on April 11, 2015 in Panama City. AFP PHOTO/MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Cubans To Open Talks About US Fugitives As Ties Warm

U.S. and Cuba are set to talk about two of America’s most wanted fugitives now that Cuba has been taken off the state sponsors of terrorism list, the State Department announced Wednesday.

04/15/2015

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Top Mountain Climbing Destinations In The U.S.

Among the country’s five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world’s most famous natural landmarks.

04/03/2015

Goran Dragic #7 of Miami Heat handles the ball against the Washingotn Wizards on March 6, 2015 at Verizon Center in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Can’t Overcome 35-Point Deficit, Fall 99-97 To Wizards

The Miami Heat couldn’t overcome a 35-point deficit, falling 99-97 to the Washington Wizards on Friday night.

03/06/2015

Goran Dragic #7 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat celebrate during a game against the Phoenix Suns on March 2, 2015 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Look For Third Straight Win Against Wizards

It’s been a forgettable five weeks for the Washington Wizards, who are looking to put another loss behind them Friday night when they host a Miami Heat team on the verge of its longest winning streak in over four months.

CBS Miami–03/06/2015

SUNRISE, FL - JANUARY 27: Al Montoya #35 of the Florida Panthers makes a save during a game against the Detroit Red Wings at BB&T Center on January 27, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Kings Seek A Second Win Against Panthers

Los Angeles and Florida have struggled lately, and while the Panthers ended a three-game trip with an encouraging performance , the Kings’ chances of defending the Stanley Cup appear to be slipping away.

02/05/2015

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Man Found Beaten Outside South Beach Nightclub, Slips Into A Coma

A man was rushed to the hospital early Thursday morning after he was found nearly beaten to death outside a South Beach nightclub, police said.

01/01/2015

Arnold Abbott charged for breaking a new law in Fort Lauderdale that bans feeding the homeless in public. (Source: CBS4)

90-Year Old To Be Honored For Work With The Homeless

The South Florida man who has made headlines for standing up to the city of Fort Lauderdale’s new Laws restricting the feeding of the homeless is set to be honored.

12/17/2014

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