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Plane Diverted to Miami After Woman Gives Birth
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Plane Diverted to Miami After Woman Gives Birth

A flight from Nigeria to Houston was diverted to Miami after a woman gave birth on the plane early Friday. Read »

17 minutes ago
Jail Looms for Mom Who Fled With Son to Fight Circumcision

Jail Looms for Mom Who Fled With Son to Fight Circumcision

A Florida woman fighting the circumcision of her son has fled with the boy and will face imprisonment for contempt... Read »

41 minutes ago
Thief Stole iPhone From Sergeant Working Robbery Sting: BSO

Thief Stole iPhone From Sergeant Working Robbery Sting: BSO

A Lauderdale Lakes thief picked the wrong target when he swiped an iPhone from a Broward Sheriff's Office sergeant... Read »

2 hours ago
Florida Postal Worker Accused of Hoarding, Destroying Mail

Florida Postal Worker Accused of Hoarding, Destroying Mail

A north Florida postal worker is accused of hoarding, opening and destroying mail that she was supposed to deliver. Read »

2 hours ago
1 Month Prison for Man in Smuggling of Dodgers' Puig

1 Month Prison for Man in Smuggling of Dodgers' Puig

A businessman who helped Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig get out of Cuba to sign a rich American baseball... Read »

2 hours ago
Chihuahua Found in Luggage at LaGuardia Airport

Chihuahua Found in Luggage at LaGuardia Airport

The TSA found an unlikely stowaway while checking baggage at LaGuardia Airport this week -- a passenger’s pet... Read »

22 minutes ago
Lesser Charges Filed Against Ex-UM Pitching Coach

Lesser Charges Filed Against Ex-UM Pitching Coach

Lesser charges have been filed against a former University of Miami pitching coach in the baseball steroid... Read »

2 hours ago
Massive Mall Proposed in South Florida

Massive Mall Proposed in South Florida

If all goes according to plan, south Florida could become home to the largest shopping mall in the world, a 200-acre... Watch »

2 hours ago
Pets and Toxins in the Yard

Pets and Toxins in the Yard

March is Poison Prevention Awareness Month! Let’s take a look at some common toxins found in our yards and tool... Read »

3 hours ago
Social Media Helps Broward Co. Dog Find Way Home

Social Media Helps Broward Co. Dog Find Way Home

A Broward County couple and their beloved 7-year-old rescue dog are reunited once again thanks to a little help from... Read »

3 hours ago
Retired UF Professor Killed by Ex-Convict: Police

Retired UF Professor Killed by Ex-Convict: Police

A retired University of Florida professor was killed by an ex-convict to whom he'd given $37,000 in recent years in... Read »

3 hours ago
SW Fla. Nurse Accused of Stealing Elderly Patients' IDs

SW Fla. Nurse Accused of Stealing Elderly Patients' IDs

A southwest Florida home health nurse is accused of opening fraudulent credit accounts in the names of at least... Read »

4 hours ago
Pelican Habitat Unveiled in Ft. Lauderdale

Pelican Habitat Unveiled in Ft. Lauderdale

The South Florida Wildlife Center is expanding its rehabilitation efforts of pelicans with a brand new and improved... Read »

4 hours ago
Tampa Bay Area Girl, 4, Dies From Meningitis

Tampa Bay Area Girl, 4, Dies From Meningitis

The family of a 4-year-old Tampa Bay area girl diagnosed with meningitis last month says the child has died. Read »

4 hours ago
Portion of I-75 Reopened After Fog Closures: FHP

Portion of I-75 Reopened After Fog Closures: FHP

Florida Highway Patrol has reopened a portion of I-75/Alligator Alley after fog reduced visibility earlier, forcing... Read »

Mar 6, 2015
Weather: Showers Friday

Weather: Showers Friday

We're keeping an eye on a few showers this Friday morning. Erika Delgado says isolated showers are possible... Watch »

Mar 6, 2015
Person of Interest Questioned in Fatal Hit and Run in Dania Beach

Person of Interest Questioned in Fatal Hit and Run in Dania Beach

Authorities were questioning a person of interest Thursday in a fatal hit-and-run crash in Dania Beach. Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Man Stole Pigeons From Hialeah Home: Police

Man Stole Pigeons From Hialeah Home: Police

A man is facing an animal cruelty charge after police say he was caught stealing pigeons from a home in Hialeah... Watch »

Mar 5, 2015
No Murder Charge for 15-Year-Old Florida Girl in Brother's Slaying

No Murder Charge for 15-Year-Old Florida Girl in Brother's Slaying

A 15-year-old north Florida girl who authorities say fatally shot her 16-year-old brother after years of abuse at... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
FSA Testing Mishaps Easing on Fourth Day: Officials

FSA Testing Mishaps Easing on Fourth Day: Officials

Florida officials say more than 333,000 students have been able to take the state's new standardized test. Read »

Mar 5, 2015

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