| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Hiring one outside firm to prepare the invitations for vendors bidding for a garbage pick-up contract with Delray may not be enough oversight to satisfy city officials.
Delray City Attorney Noel Pfeffer wants commissioners to hire a solid waste expert...
| Jul 19, 2014
When the toy and comic-book convention Ultracon assembles at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center this weekend, its founder, Irving Santiago, will hold the biggest vendor's booth of all, displaying 4,000 G.I. Joe action figures....
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:20 AM
As soon as she heard the word "go," Ashley Jackson grabbed her orange dumbbells, lifted them above her head and then lowered them to her sides.
To the sound of the pulsating music, she continued with the dumbbells until she heard Rickey Dickenson say...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:20 PM
MIAMI During a Hialeah Gardens school "Spirit Day," a teen girl dressed in an inflatable sumo wrestler suit for what was supposed to be a goofy match with a classmate.
But a lawsuit claims the sumo fun went horribly wrong, leaving the teen with severe...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:20 AM
MIAMI After being without health insurance for two years, Miranda Childe of Hallandale Beach, Fla., found a plan she could afford with financial aid from the government using the Affordable Care Act's exchange.
Childe, 60, bought an HMO plan from Humana,...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 1:57 PM
A Hialeah official who was arrested on drug charges during a traffic stop in Fort Lauderdale in December hid a glass pipe in his rectum, police records show.
CBS Miami reports that Carlos Lopez, 45, the former purchasing director for the City of...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 6:26 AM
A Florida woman referred to as a "serial animal rescuer" has been charged with more than 50 counts of animal cruelty and could face more charges after police found animals living in deplorable conditions in North Miami-Dade Thursday, CBS Miami reports. ...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:35 AM
It stinks to get busted, but it's always best to be honest with cops: unzip the lips -- to match your unzipped pants.
A high-ranking Hialeah official, identified as Carlos López, 45, who is the city's purchasing director, may have made an illegal buy...
| May 8, 2014
| 4:14 AM
Maybe they thought their hidden cannabis caves were a stroke of genius, that is, until the cops came and made a bigger splash.
A cannabis lab was unearthed in Hialeah that stretched the length of a backyard and was concealed inside the covered shell...
| May 3, 2014
| 6:43 PM
JACKSONVILLE — As if repeating as a girls 100- and 200-meter dash state champion wasn't sweet enough for Kaylin Whitney.
The Clermont East Ridge sophomore beat stellar fields to win two Class 4A titles Saturday and then enjoyed the view from the...
| May 2, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Where: Hodges Stadium, University of North Florida, Jacksonville
Schedule: Field events and running prelims, 9 a.m.; running finals, 4 p.m.
3A Buzz: Kissimmee Liberty, led by senior Marion "Markel'' Brown...