Health-conscious consumers attended the eighth annual NBC 6 / Telemundo 51 Health & Fitness Expo at the Miami Beach Convention Center Saturday. More than 100 vendors at the event promoted healthy products and lifestyles for all ages, using fun activities to engage attendees. The event's producer, Sam Smith, said it was similar to an amusement park.
The three day event, which has been held at Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami every year since 2001 after taking place on Miami Beach the first two times, kicks off Friday with gates opening at 4 p.m.
Two teens were injured when in shots were fired in Miami at two separate scenes.
Miami-Dade Police made a major bust at a jewelry store in Southwest Miami-Dade. Detectives said two people were arrested for selling counterfeit items at The Lord of the Rings Jewelry.
Gov. Rick Scott removed Ayala from a high-profile police murder case last week after she announced her decision against the death penalty.
In a gamble with monumental political stakes, Republicans set course for a climactic House vote on their health care overhaul after President Donald Trump claimed he was finished negotiating with GOP holdouts and determined to pursue the rest of his agenda, win or lose. House Speaker Paul Ryan set the showdown for Friday, following a nighttime Capitol meeting at which top White House officials told GOP lawmakers that Trump had decided the time for talk was over. "We have been promising the American people that we will repeal and replace this broken law because it's collapsing and it's failing families. And tomorrow we're proceeding," Ryan tersely told reporters after scheduling what loomed as the most momentous vote to date for Trump and for the Wisconsin Republican's own speakership.
University of Miami junior Gina Panarese wrote to talk show host Ellen DeGeneres about a month ago - and got a bigger response than she ever expected.