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CBS Local › 13 hours ago
A man was shot dead outside a Tampa club by a security guard trying to break up a fight, authorities said.
CBS Local › Politics › 2 days ago
A federal judge’s ruling that opens the way for some felons to regain their voting rights is being appealed by Florida officials.
CBS Local › 2 days ago
An extraordinarily complicated series of spacewalks got underway Friday to fix a cosmic ray detector at the International Space Station.
CBS Local › Lifestyle › 3 days ago
Gov. Ron DeSantis wants the Florida Legislature to abandon the embattled “Best and Brightest” bonus program and replace it with a new plan to offer bonuses to public-school teachers and principals.
CBS Local › 3 days ago
Attorneys for Jeffrey Epstein's estate want to set up a fund to compensate women who have accused him of sexual abuse.
CBS Local › 3 days ago
The Florida House is taking a second look at eliminating a powerful state commission that drew controversy last year when it proposed constitutional amendments that tied together seemingly unrelated topics.
CBS Local › 3 days ago
Volunteers at a Tampa Animal shelter were shocked when their plea for adoption was answered by 'Guardians of the Galaxy' actor Dave Bautista.
CBS Local › 4 days ago
Service members and veterans could use their military experience for course credits at Florida public universities, colleges and career centers under a proposal approved Wednesday by a Senate panel.
CBS Local › 4 days ago
A 200-pound sea turtle, which had been struck by a boat and was suffering from a large cut across its shell, was rescued by the Indian River sheriff deputies and firefighters.
CBS Local › 4 days ago
Opa-locka Police Chief James Dobson held a press conference Wednesday morning to say one of his officers has been relieved of duty pending an investigation.
CBS Local › 4 days ago
After his leg was nearly ripped off by an alligator, a Florida hunter has a harrowing tale to tell.
CBS Local › 4 days ago
Florida schools could soon stock up on naloxone, an antidote for people who overdose on opioids, under a proposal unanimously approved by the Senate Education Committee.
CBS Local › 4 days ago
Today's "Lauren's List" reviews some of the things you should NOT be recycling!
CBS Local › 5 days ago
A father and mother want the Opa-locka Police Department to punish one of their officers.
CBS Local › Politics › 5 days ago
A political committee trying to put a proposal on the 2020 ballot to legalize recreational marijuana received nearly $1.1 million in October.
CBS Local › 6 days ago
An 11-year-old boy is speaking out about a horrifying ordeal after his grandmother is wounded while sleeping in her apartment and he is nearly struck by a bullet.
CBS Local › 6 days ago
Fort Lauderdale police officers say they were forced to shoot a dog after its owner commanded the Belgian Malinois to attack them outside of a local eatery.
CBS Local › 1 week ago
A person was airlifted to a Palm Beach County hospital after an alligator attack near a wildlife reserve in Martin County.
CBS Local › 1 week ago
A Miami man was crowned the 2019 champion the Keys Fisheries Stone Crab Claw Eating Contest in Marathon on Saturday.
CBS Local › 1 week ago
A Walt Disney World annual pass holder, accused of molesting two girls in the Magic Kingdom, now faces additional charges after two more girls come forward.
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