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Study: Books Are Better Than Tablets For Young Kids Reading to children is critical for their development, studies show.
Closing Arguments Underway In Dayonte Resiles Murder TrialClosing arguments got underway Friday morning in the trial of Dayonte Resiles who is accused of the 2014 murder of Jill Halliburton Su.
Overnight Fire in Fort Lauderdale High Rise Leaves One Dead, Another HospitalizedA man in his 90s was killed and another person hospitalized after a fire broke out inside of their Fort Lauderdale apartment early Friday morning.
Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho To Be Knighted By SpainMiami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho will be knighted by Spain for his work in expanding Spanish-language programs.
Dr. Fauci: If You're Vaccinated, You Don't Have To Change Your Holiday Plans Due To Omicron VariantAt least five states are reporting COVID-19 cases that involve the omicron variant and health officials are urging Americans not to wait any longer to receive a vaccination or booster to better protect themselves and others.
More Than 1,300 Hospitalized In Florida For COVID-19Florida hospitals had 1,319 patients with COVID-19, including 239 in intensive-care units, according to data released Thursday.
Miami Weather: Another Cool Morning, Slight Warm Up Over The WeekendAnother cool start to the day for South Florida on Friday before the milder breeze returns overnight.
Taste Of The Town: Casa Mariano In Doral Delights With A Blend Of Mediterranean and South American FlavorsCasa Mariano in Doral is the ultimate hidden gem. It opened September of 2021 and has found quite the following. CBS4's Lisa Petrillo checks it out in this week's Taste of the Town.
Hialeah Couple Accused Of Stealing Lottery Tickets Worth Thousands Of DollarsA Hialeah husband and wife are accused of defrauding the Florida Lottery and a local supermarket.
Miami Police Department Sees Record Number of Applications In HoursThe Miami Police Department is not hiring, at least not since a flood of applicants forced them to close off the process within hours. The reason? Possibly because of the departments' cult following on social media.
Arrest Made After Social Media Threat Targets Marjory Stoneman Douglas HighThe Broward Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest following a threatening message posted on social media regarding Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, according to a robocall sent by school principal Michelle Kefford.
Banksy 'Charlie Brown' Sells For $4 Million, While Child Prodigy Thrills Crowd With His ArtworkAt Art Miami and its sister fair Art Context, headlines are being made with the $4 million sale of a 'Charlie Brown' Banksy, a 10-year-old child prodigy is wowing the crowds, and there are some stunning new murals at Wynwood Walls. Lisa Petrillo has it all.
COVID-19 Vaccination Sites In South FloridaHere is a list of locations where you can get the COVID-19 vaccine in South Florida.
COVID-19 Testing Sites In South FloridaNot feeling well? Do you need a COVID-19 test? Here's a list of testing sites in South Florida.
Plantation Teen Charged With Extorting Florida Senator Lauren Book With Explicit PhotosAuthorities said Thursday that a South Florida teenager tried to get $5,000 from a Florida Senator Lauren Book after threatening to release what he said were sexually explicit photos of her.
CBS4 Exclusive: Support Beams At Dadeland Mall Parking Garage Alarms ShoppersSome shoppers at Dadeland Mall say they are alarmed by a striking site inside a parking garage by the JC Penny store.

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WEV EXTRA: Ssnta's Flashy RideFirefighters in Shepherdsville, Kentucky unveiled a new sleigh for Santa Claus on Wednesday - a decked-out fire truck. Santa will use the truck to visit neighborhoods in the area.
WEB EXTRA: Close Call For Idaho TrooperAn Idaho State Police trooper and a motorist had to jump out of the way to avoid being hit by a crashing truck in Meridian on Wednesday. Police say it happened while the trooper was helping the motorist with a flat tire. A vehicle began to slow down while passing the scene when another car hit it, causing a chain reaction.
CBSMiami.com Weather 12/3/2021 12PMPlenty of sunshine. Highs near 80 degrees.
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Closing Arguments In Dayonte Resiles Murder TrialResiles is accused of the 2014 murder of Jill Halliburton Su.
CBS4 Forecast For Friday 12/3/2021CBS4 meteorologist Dave Warren says temperatures will be in the middle 70s by noon with just a few clouds moving through the area.
Taste Of The Town: Mediterranean And South American Flavors Shine At Casa MarianoLisa Petrillo says the small, charming eatery with bright blues, whites and corals has a Mediterranean vibe.
CBSMiami.com Weather 12/3/2021 6AMToday will be mostly sunny with a northeasterly breeze.
Five States Report Cases Of Omicrom VariantBradley Blackburn reports as the new strain begins to take hold, the White House is unveiling new measures to try to slow a winter uptick in cases.
Hialeah Couple Accused Of Stealing Lottery TicketsAna Batista and Roberto Torres stole more than 300 lottery scratch off ticket books.
WEB EXTRA: Max Schacter InterviewParkland parent Max Schacter response to threat at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and Michigan school shooting.
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Arrest Made After Social Media Threat Targets Marjory Stoneman Douglas HighThe Broward Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest following a threatening message posted on social media regarding Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, according to a robocall sent by school principal Michelle Kefford.
Plantation Teen Charged With Extorting Florida Senator Lauren Book With Explicit PhotosAuthorities said Thursday that a South Florida teenager tried to get $5,000 from a Florida Senator Lauren Book after threatening to release what he said were sexually explicit photos of her.

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Miami Police Department Sees Record Number of Applications In HoursThe Miami Police Department is not hiring, at least not since a flood of applicants forced them to close off the process within hours. The reason? Possibly because of the departments' cult following on social media.
Banksy 'Charlie Brown' Sells For $4 Million, While Child Prodigy Thrills Crowd With His ArtworkAt Art Miami and its sister fair Art Context, headlines are being made with the $4 million sale of a 'Charlie Brown' Banksy, a 10-year-old child prodigy is wowing the crowds, and there are some stunning new murals at Wynwood Walls. Lisa Petrillo has it all.
Miami Art Week At Miami Design District, Where Art Is Walkable And FreeWe’re walking and talking all around the Miami Design District known as the place where art meets architecture. Our host is the man who had the vision for it all- founder,  Craig Robins, and on this art week, art is  everywhere “ Free . It’s all free. The idea was that art can also be public. It’s Art, design and architecture.  People can experience the best creativity in the world and not have to have it in their home or on the wall, they can just enjoy it, Robins said.
'Video Music Box' Founder, Hip Hop Influencer Ralph McDaniels Shares His Journey In New Showtime Documentary: 'This Music Is Really Powerful'Showtime documentary 'You're Watching Video Music Box' chronicles the evolution of founder Ralph McDaniel's life and career and the atomic impact his show Video Music Box made on American culture.
Art Basel Puts NFTs And Tech In FocusNot to be ignored, NFT art is growing a big presence at Art Basel.
Art Basel Is Back! Premier Art Fair Returns With More Than 250 Galleries From 36 CountriesTuesday morning was the official invitation-only VIP opening for the 2021 art extravaganza.