This 3-legged dog comes to the rescue of wounded veterans

June 25, 2017 | Miami Beach
Friendly, inquisitive and sweet, Oz hardly knows a stranger. Which makes the 3-year-old pit bull-Aussie mix a perfect companion animal for LaVonne Bower to take with her when she is … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Gov. Scott signs medical marijuana expansion into law

June 23, 2017 | Miami Beach
Gov. Rick Scott on Friday signed into law a broader medical marijuana system for the state, following through on a promise he made earlier this month. Lawmakers passed the measure … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Cindy slams Florida Panhandle with heavy rain

June 21, 2017 | Miami Beach
Flash flood warnings covered parts of the Florida Panhandle early Wednesday as Tropical Storm Cindy rolled toward the Gulf Coast dumping heavy rain. In their 8 a.m. advisory, National Hurricane … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Remember that citrus canker payment you were promised? Here’s the latest.

June 21, 2017 | Miami Beach
The legal saga of thousands of lost citrus trees took a new twist late Tuesday as homeowners in Broward and Lee counties asked the court to reverse Gov. Rick Scott's … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Florida man accused of using charter school funds to pay for plastic surgery, cruises

June 20, 2017 | Miami Beach
A businessman whose company managed 15 charter schools in Florida, including two in Broward County, has been charged with fraud and racketeering for what prosecutors describe as a scheme to … Click to Continue » ...read more
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That drip, drip, drip you hear is the cost of your homeowners insurance rising

June 20, 2017 | Miami Beach
South Florida homeowners insured by Citizens Property Insurance Corp. will likely see annual premiums rise by more than 10 percent next year if the rate increase requested on Tuesday is … Click to Continue » ...read more
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A teen who wanted to run away was raped and kept as sex slave, cops say

June 19, 2017 | Miami Beach
A federal court indictment accuses a South Florida man of being a predator in a case involving a 16-year-old girl. The girl told Boynton Beach police she called the 31-year-old … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Hack attacks highlight vulnerability of Florida schools to cyber crooks

June 18, 2017 | Miami Beach
Two months before the U.S. presidential election, international hackers slipped into the computer systems of at least four Florida school district networks in the hopes of stealing the personal data … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Here’s how the controversial new schools law will impact South Florida

June 15, 2017 | Miami Beach
School districts in South Florida are bracing for the financial impacts of a controversial $419 million K-12 public schools bill Gov. Rick Scott signed into law Thursday afternoon. The bill, … Click to Continue » ...read more
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She sent nude photos when in love. He’s accused of using them after the love was gone

June 15, 2017 | Miami Beach
There's no such thing as safe sexting if you consider the 11 counts of misdemeanor sexual cyberharrassment against Joshua Persaud. The woman in the 11 photos Persaud is accused of … Click to Continue » ...read more
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