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Friday, Jan 27, 2017 at 12:08 PM EST

Gov. Scott Allocates $15M for Emergency Beach Restoration

Gov. Scott Allocates $15M for Emergency Beach Restoration

Gov. Rick Scott has announced that he will use his executive authority to allocate over $15 million in state funds for emergency beach restoration projects to repair erosion caused by Hurricane Matthew.

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017 at 12:48 PM EST

Sen. Nelson: Hiring Freeze Could Hurt Hurricane Response

Sen. Nelson: Hiring Freeze Could Hurt Hurricane Response

Florida Sen. Bill Nelson says President Donald Trump's hiring freeze could hurt the government's response to a dangerous hurricane.

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 04:32 PM EST

FPL Wants to Recoup $320M in Hurricane Matthew Costs

FPL Wants to Recoup $320M in Hurricane Matthew Costs

Florida Power & Light is looking to recoup nearly $320 million from customers to cover costs associated with Hurricane Matthew and to replenish a storm reserve.

Tuesday, Oct 4, 2016 at 03:40 PM EDT

Hurricane Planning and Pets

Hurricane Planning and Pets

It’s that time again, South Florida! As the tropics begin to make local headlines, it’s time to think about getting prepared - and preparing our pets as well. Here are some things to think about as we all get...

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 02:28 PM EST

Quirk May Shield US Coast During Busy Hurricane Seasons

Quirk May Shield US Coast During Busy Hurricane Seasons

A climatic quirk seems to be slightly shielding the U.S. coast during busy hurricane seasons, often weakening major storms just as they approach America's beaches, a new study finds.

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Two Police Officers Shot in Ambush-Style Attack in NW Dade

Two Police Officers Shot in Ambush-Style Attack in NW Dade

Two police officers were shot in an ambush-style attack in Northwest Miami-Dade Monday evening.

'Toxic Tush' Fake Doctor Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison

'Toxic Tush' Fake Doctor Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison

A judge sentenced a transgender woman accused toxic butt injections to 10 yeas in prison Monday.

Miami-Dade Trying to Crack Down on Bus Lane Drivers

Miami-Dade Trying to Crack Down on Bus Lane Drivers

The bus lanes run parallel to what’s commonly called Dixie Highway between Homestead to where the Palmetto Expressway begins.

New Stores, Slide Tower, VIP Lounge Coming to Aventura Mall

New Stores, Slide Tower, VIP Lounge Coming to Aventura Mall

Aventura Mall revealed Monday its new expansion wing months after it closed the popular food court to undergo construction.

Schiff Calls for Nunes' Recusal From Russia Probe

Schiff Calls for Nunes' Recusal From Russia Probe

Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, called for its chairman, Rep. Devin Nunes, to recuse himself from "any investigation" into President Donald Trump's campaign and transition team after news of the Republican's secret White House meeting on the issue emerged. Schiff, D-Calif., said Monday that it's "not a recommendation I make lightly," NBC News reported.

Trump Takes Aim at Obama's Efforts to Curb Global Warming

Trump Takes Aim at Obama's Efforts to Curb Global Warming

Moving forward with a campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to curb global warming, President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind or flag for review more than a half-dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy production in the form of fossil fuels. As part of the roll-back, Trump will initiate a review of the Clean Power Plan, which restricts greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants. The regulation, which was the former president's signature effort to curb carbon emissions, has been the subject of long-running legal challenges by Republican-led states and those who profit from burning oil, coal and gas.

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