Alexander Jerich, the 20-year-old man behind the vandalization of the Pride crosswalk turned himself in and is facing several serious charges.
Flotilla for Freedom Sails For CubaThe planned Freedom Flotilla was on its way Friday afternoon from Key West to the international waters near Cuba.
More Hospitals Limit Visitations Following COVID SurgeMore South Florida hospitals have started limiting their visitation hours following a surge in coronavirus cases.
State Sets Up Hotline For Condo Consumer Protection Issues In Wake Of Surfside CollapseFollowing the deadly Surfside condo collapse in June, Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried is asking the Florida legislature to update condo safety regulations during the next legislative session.
Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried Talks About Condo Safety In FloridaFlorida agriculture commissioner Nikki Fried was in South Florida Friday discussing condo safeties throughout Florida.
Florida Task Force 1 & 2 Demobilze From Surfside, Get Hero's WelcomeA hero’s welcome for the 80 search and rescue team members from South Florida as they made their way back to their loved ones.
Florida’s Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Expanded To 10 Days, Starts July 31Florida’s annual Back-to-School “Sales Tax Holiday” has been expanded to 10 days and will take place from Saturday, July 31 through Monday, August 9. Geoff Petrulis reports.
WEB EXTRA: Surfside Condo Collapse Site Nearly One Month LaterMiami Fire Rescue released new video on Friday of the Surfside condo collapse showing the property cleared of all debris and rubble. It's been nearly one month since the collapse left at least 97 people dead.
New Study Shows More Children With Severe Cases Of Type 2 DiabetesPediatricians are seeing a troubling trend during the pandemic… more children with severe cases of type 2 diabetes.
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Survey: Workers Return To Office Work, Many Plan On Continuing Working RemotelySome companies now have workers heading back to the office, but many would prefer to work from home permanently.
WEB EXTRA: Tokyo Olympics Fast FactsThe Tokyo Summer Olympics are underway. Check out some of these fast facts about the Games and Team USA as the athletes go for the gold.
WEB EXTRA: House Swept Away In Floodwaters In TurkeyA house was swept away in floodwaters in Arhavi, Turkey on Thursday (7/22). Local media reports no one was hurt in this incident. Authorities told Reuters that more than 200 people have been evacuated because of flooding in the area.
CBSMiami.com Weather @ Your Desk 7-23-21 NoonIt's another summer scorcher with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 105.
Family Of Miami's Eddy Alvarez Watch Proudly As He Carries American Flag At Olympics Opening CeremonyThe summer Olympic games are officially underway in Tokyo, but here in South Florida, proud family and friends of Eddy Alvarez gathered in Doral to watch the Miami native and baseball player carry the American flag for Team U.S.A.
COVID Concerns RIse Along With The Number Of CasesPfizer announced Friday that the Biden administration has purchased 200 million more doses of its COVID-19 vaccine. It comes amid growing concern over the impact of vaccine hesitancy; in 16 states less than half the population has received one dose. Skyler Henry reports from the White House.
Late Haitian President Jovenel Moïse Laid To Rest FridayHaiti laid its late president Jovenel Moïse to rest on Friday amid protests from angry supporters of the slain leader in his hometown.
Small Fotilla Leaves Miami To Show Support For Cuban PeopleA small group of Cuban Americans launched boats from Miami to their homeland to show support for people experiencing hardships on the island. Six boats left the Bayside marina just before 8 a.m. Friday. More: https://cbsloc.al/3ifYLLj
Locally Based FEMA Task Force Teams Demobilizing After Month-Long Deployment At Surfside Condo Collapse SiteHighly-trained Urban Search and Rescue Teams, deployed to the scene of the Surfside condo collapse four weeks ago, are being demobilized on Friday and heading home.
Structural Engineer Warns Collins Avenue Not Safe To Reopen Following Surfside CollapseAn engineer hired to help figure out why Surfside's Champlain Towers South collapsed, killing at least 97 people, is now warning officials that it still might not be safe enough to reopen Collins Avenue, where it runs next to the site of the collapsed condo. Katie Johnston reports.
WEB EXTRA: Sunrise in Tokyo Ahead of Olympics Opening CeremonyTIMELAPSE: Take a look at the sunrise in Tokyo ahead of the Olympics opening ceremony on Friday (7/23). The 2020 Summer Olympics were postponed a year because of the coronavirus pandemic.
WEB EXTRA: CDC Director On Mask Guidelines For Fully Vaccinated PeopleCDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky was asked if the CDC is considering changing its mask guidance for vaccinated people as cases of the Delta variant increase. Thursday (7/22), Dr. Walensky said: "We are always looking at the data as the data come in." She added: "You may choose to add an extra layer of protection by putting on your mask, and that’s a very individual choice."
WEB EXTRA: CDC Director Says Delta Variant 'is One Of The Most Infectious Respiratory Viruses We Know Of'CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky says the Delta variant “is one of the most infectious respiratory viruses we know of and that I have seen in my 20-year career.” Thursday (7/22), Dr. Walensky urged people to get vaccinated and said, "take precautions until you do."
Your CBS4 Forecast For Friday 7/23/21Another summer scorcher with a 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 105.
Flavorful and Healthy Dishes Served At Carrot Express In Taste of The TownThe Miami-based health-conscious restaurant chain, Carrot Express, is always busy at its ten locations. The healthy, but fast casual restaurant, was founded in 1993 by Mario Laufer.