| Aug 31, 2011
| 5:17 PM
State insurance regulators approved more than two dozen home insurance rate hikes this summer ranging from 6 to 34 percent.
They ordered a rate decrease of 4 percent for Cotton States Mutual Insurance, which announced its leaving Florida last year, and...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 8:09 AM
You might notice some haze in the sky, the result of a wildfire in west Miami-Dade County.
The 240-acre wildfire started on Monday night near Southwest Eighth Street about three miles east of Krome Avenue. Careless campers apparently ignited it, said...
| Apr 14, 2012
A friend of mine is overweight, probably about 100 pounds more than what would be considered healthy. She works long hours, eats when she is stressed and says she has no time to exercise.
Her employer is much less cavalier than she about the situation....
| Dec 28, 2011
| 10:26 AM
The number of police officers killed in the line of duty in the U.S. jumped 13 percent this year -- 173 compared with 153 last year -- and for the first time in more than a decade more died from gunfire than by motor vehicle accident.
| Jan 13, 2012
| 11:30 AM
To most, the upcoming cool weekend weather should be refreshing if not pleasant. To some, it could be deadly.
On Friday, the lows are expected to drop into the 40s, and even that can cause hypothermia in vulnerable people, such as the elderly, children,...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 5:35 PM
Los expertos en el tiempo han pronosticado que este domingo amanecerá extremadamente frío por lo que las autoridades desean alertar a la población sobre peligros de congelamiento que podrían ser mortales para algunas personas.
Las temperaturas bajarán...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 11:47 AM
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| Nov 9, 2011
| 6:38 AM
Citizens Property Insurance plans to raise premiums for the most valuable condominium associations by a statewide average of 19 percent on policies that cover fire, theft, hurricanes and other risks.
The rate hike could affect tens of thousands of people...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 4:31 PM
Paramedic Kevin Hook's vehicle speeds up Lombard Street, weaving through traffic. His 7 a.m. shift as acting lieutenant at Baltimore's John F. Steadman Fire Station has just begun and Hook is monitoring dozens of calls scrolling down a monitor mounted...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Arriving on a bus that proclaimed him a champion of the middle class, Mitt Romney told a South Florida rally Monday that he'll reverse the painful economic decline he said has been exacerbated by President Barack Obama.
Sounding hoarse after a grueling...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 10:10 AM
MIAMI The Miami Heat have officially ended its season on Monday with a massive championship parade and rally that was attended by thousands of fans.
Heat players took turns thanking a packed American Airlines Arena filled with fans wearing "white hot"...