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TS Bertha dumps heavy rain in eastern Caribbean Video included

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Tropical Storm Bertha swirled through the eastern Caribbean on Friday night as it unleashed heavy rains and strong winds in the region, knocking out power on some islands. More>>

Woman speaks out after SUV lands in river Video included

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A woman is speaking out hours after she and and her friend were rescued when their sport utility vehicle plunged into the New River, early Friday morning. More>>

Police warn about cyber-bullying inspired by 'Purge' horror movies Video included

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DORAL, Fla. -- Police are warning South Florida residents about accounts specifically created to solicit and post sexually explicit images, all in an apparent connection to a cyber-bullying campaign called "The Purge." More>>

Hamas: Missing soldier likely killed in strike Video included

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The Hamas military on Saturday distanced itself from the disappearance of a soldier Israel says is suspected to have been captured by Hamas fighters in Gaza. More>>

House OKs bill to address border crisis

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House Republicans passed legislation late Friday to address the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending migrant youths back home without hearings, winning over conservatives with a companion bill that could lead to... More>>

11-year-old released from hospital after 'fire challenge' Video included

11-year-old Derek Robertson 11-year-old Derek Robertson
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SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- An 11-year-old boy has been released from a South Florida hospital after he purposely set himself on fire. More>>

Yorkie stolen at gunpoint reunited with owner Video included

Damica Clark and her 9-year-old Yorkie India. Damica Clark and her 9-year-old Yorkie India.
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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. -- A Florida woman and her Yorkshire terrier have been reunited after the dog was stolen during a robbery. More>>

FIU doctor preps to aid in Ebola outbreak Video included

FIU Prof. Dr. Aileen Marty FIU Prof. Dr. Aileen Marty
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WEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A doctor from Florida International University is ready to go on a medical mission across the globe to help those affected by the Ebola outbreak. More>>

Local residents, visitors take advantage of tax-free weekend Video included

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SWEETWATER, Fla. -- Florida's tax-free, back-to-school shopping got underway Friday, and the sales tax reprieve is drawing local families and out-of-town visitors to South Florida stores. More>>

Wade talks about James leaving Miami Video included

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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. -- Dwyane Wade took time to talk about LeBron James' departure to Cleveland during Wade Fantasy Camp, Friday morning. More>>

Local leaders respond against rushed court hearings for undocumented minors Video included

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MIAMI -- The justice department's demand to rush court hearings for undocumented minors is leading to overloaded dockets for three South Florida judges.

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Americans with Ebola returning to US for treatment Video included

From left: Dr. Kent Brantly, Nancy Writebol From left: Dr. Kent Brantly, Nancy Writebol
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NEW YORK -- Two American aid workers seriously ill with Ebola will be brought from West Africa to Atlanta for treatment in one of the most tightly sealed isolation units in the country, officials said Friday. More>>

City of Miami gives back to students with back-to-school event Video included

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MIAMI -- Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado is helping local children cross expensive items off their back-to-school list. More>>

Ukraine: Body parts retrieved at jet crash site

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Wearing gloves and carrying blue plastic buckets, international investigators finally began gathering up body parts and victims' belongings Friday in the fields where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came down. More>>

Taxing Trouble

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WSVN -- By this time of year, most of us have paid our taxes. Some of us have even had refunds. But what happens if a tax preparer made a mistake on your return? Here's Carmel Cafiero with a special assignment report on who pays the price for "Taxing Trouble." More>>

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  • Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson & Brett Ratner

    Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson & Brett Ratner

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 1:27 AM EDT2014-07-29 05:27:04 GMT
    Dwayne "The Rock" JohnsonDwayne "The Rock" Johnson
    When it comes to the movie "Hercules," the big man on screen and the bigwig behind the scenes have more than the movie in common. They share a love of the same hometown.
    When it comes to the movie "Hercules," the big man on screen and the bigwig behind the scenes have more than the movie in common. They share a love of the same hometown.
  • Drunken Dragon

    Drunken Dragon

    Friday, August 1 2014 9:41 PM EDT2014-08-02 01:41:09 GMT
    The tuna tataki pizza at Drunken Dragon.The tuna tataki pizza at Drunken Dragon.
    There's a new restaurant that has everyone buzzing, and it's barely been open a month. Already, Drunken Dragon's packing them in night after night, offering authentic Korean barbecue right in the heart of South Beach. But where, exactly?
    There's a new restaurant that has everyone buzzing, and it's barely been open a month. Already, Drunken Dragon's packing them in night after night, offering authentic Korean barbecue right in the heart of South Beach. But where, exactly?
  • Miami Spa Month - The Betsy Wellness Garden and Spa

    Miami Spa Month - The Betsy Wellness Garden and Spa

    Friday, August 1 2014 12:15 AM EDT2014-08-01 04:15:32 GMT
    If you're in need of some serious R&R, Miami Spa Month runs through Aug. 31. That means you can get pampered and preened without killing your pocket book. Tonight, Deco's professional spa goer Shireen Sandoval is checking us into the Betsy Hotel because that's where the Betsy Wellness Garden & Spa is. The outdoor oasis is the perfect place to relax, get rubbed and realize what's really important in life: balancing your mind, body and spirit.
    If you're in need of some serious R&R, Miami Spa Month runs through Aug. 31. That means you can get pampered and preened without killing your pocket book. Tonight, Deco's professional spa goer Shireen Sandoval is checking us into the Betsy Hotel because that's where the Betsy Wellness Garden & Spa is. The outdoor oasis is the perfect place to relax, get rubbed and realize what's really important in life: balancing your mind, body and spirit.
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  • Woman speaks out after SUV lands in river

    Woman speaks out after SUV lands in river

    Saturday, August 2 2014 12:23 AM EDT2014-08-02 04:23:19 GMT
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A woman is speaking out hours after she and and her friend were rescued when their sport utility vehicle plunged into the New River, early Friday morning.
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A woman is speaking out hours after she and and her friend were rescued when their sport utility vehicle plunged into the New River, early Friday morning.
  • Police warn about cyber-bullying inspired by 'Purge' horror movies

    Police warn about cyber-bullying inspired by 'Purge' horror movies

    Saturday, August 2 2014 12:12 AM EDT2014-08-02 04:12:14 GMT
    DORAL, Fla. -- Police are warning South Florida residents about accounts specifically created to solicit and post sexually explicit images, all in an apparent connection to a cyber-bullying campaign called "The Purge."
    DORAL, Fla. -- Police are warning South Florida residents about accounts specifically created to solicit and post sexually explicit images, all in an apparent connection to a cyber-bullying campaign called "The Purge."
  • TS Bertha dumps heavy rain in eastern Caribbean

    TS Bertha dumps heavy rain in eastern Caribbean

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:18:47 GMT
    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Tropical Storm Bertha swirled through the eastern Caribbean on Friday night as it unleashed heavy rains and strong winds in the region, knocking out power on some islands.
    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Tropical Storm Bertha swirled through the eastern Caribbean on Friday night as it unleashed heavy rains and strong winds in the region, knocking out power on some islands.
  • Crisis in the Middle EastMore>>

  • Hamas: Missing soldier likely killed in strike

    Hamas: Missing soldier likely killed in strike

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:54:29 GMT
    A three-day cease-fire in the Gaza Strip has gone into effect following heavy Israel-Hamas fighting.
    The Hamas military on Saturday distanced itself from the disappearance of a soldier Israel says is suspected to have been captured by Hamas fighters in Gaza.
  • US condemns 'outrageous' Gaza truce violations

    US condemns 'outrageous' Gaza truce violations

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:07 PM EDT2014-08-01 20:07:44 GMT
    The White House says the apparent abduction of an Israeli soldier would be an "absolutely outrageous" action by Hamas.
    The Obama administration on Friday condemned violations of the internationally-brokered Gaza cease-fire by Palestinian militants and said the apparent abduction of an Israeli soldier was a "barbaric" action.
  • Saudi king condemns Gaza war but not Israel

    Saudi king condemns Gaza war but not Israel

    Friday, August 1 2014 12:26 PM EDT2014-08-01 16:26:01 GMT
    Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah says the Gaza war is a "collective massacre" that has spared no Palestinian living there and describes it as a "crime against humanity."
    Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah condemned the war in Gaza Friday as a "collective massacre" and a crime against humanity, but stopped short of directly condemning Israel for its ground campaign against Hamas.
  • Malaysia Airlines Flight 17More>>

  • Investigators reach Ukraine jet wreckage site

    Investigators reach Ukraine jet wreckage site

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:08:32 GMT
    An international team of investigators in eastern Ukraine on Thursday reached the crash site of the Malaysia Airline Flight 17 for the first time.
    As mortar fire landed nearby, an international team of investigators finally reached the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 wreckage site Thursday and got their first look at a scene experts fear has been badly compromised in the...
  • Malaysian prime minister: stop fighting in Ukraine

    Malaysian prime minister: stop fighting in Ukraine

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-07-31 12:10:01 GMT
    Malaysia's prime minister has arrived in the Netherlands ahead of a meeting with his Dutch counterpart to discuss plans for repatriating remains of Malaysian victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, and...
    Malaysia's prime minister on Thursday called on Ukrainian and pro-Russian separatists to agree to a cease-fire in the area surrounding the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down.
  • Clashes prevent experts from reaching bodies

    Clashes prevent experts from reaching bodies

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:19 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:19:41 GMT
    Officials in the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine say 19 people have died in fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists.
    Almost two weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky, the remains of some passengers are feared rotting in the 90-degree (32-degree Celsius) midsummer heat, deepening the frustration of relatives...
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  • TS Bertha dumps heavy rain in eastern Caribbean

    TS Bertha dumps heavy rain in eastern Caribbean

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:18:47 GMT
    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Tropical Storm Bertha swirled through the eastern Caribbean on Friday night as it unleashed heavy rains and strong winds in the region, knocking out power on some islands.
    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Tropical Storm Bertha swirled through the eastern Caribbean on Friday night as it unleashed heavy rains and strong winds in the region, knocking out power on some islands.
  • Wade talks about James leaving Miami

    Wade talks about James leaving Miami

    Friday, August 1 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-08-01 22:32:04 GMT
    Dwyane WadeDwyane Wade
    HOLLYWOOD, Fla. -- Dwyane Wade took time to talk about LeBron James' departure to Cleveland during Wade Fantasy Camp, Friday morning.
    HOLLYWOOD, Fla. -- Dwyane Wade took time to talk about LeBron James' departure to Cleveland during Wade Fantasy Camp, Friday morning.
  • Woman speaks out after SUV lands in river

    Woman speaks out after SUV lands in river

    Saturday, August 2 2014 12:23 AM EDT2014-08-02 04:23:19 GMT
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A woman is speaking out hours after she and and her friend were rescued when their sport utility vehicle plunged into the New River, early Friday morning.
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A woman is speaking out hours after she and and her friend were rescued when their sport utility vehicle plunged into the New River, early Friday morning.
  • Shireen's Favorite ThingsMore>>

  • The Transparent Trend

    The Transparent Trend

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:12:20 GMT
    When I got the assignment this week to do a story on VH1's new "Naked Dating" show for Deco Drive, I was beyond intrigued and not because I needed a date, either.
    When I got the assignment this week to do a story on VH1's new "Naked Dating" show for Deco Drive, I was beyond intrigued and not because I needed a date, either.
  • The Return of the Crop Top

    The Return of the Crop Top

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:52:07 GMT
    When I first heard that the Crop Top was back in style, I walked straight into my bedroom, stood in front of the mirror, lifted my shirt, turned to the side and stuck my gut out as far as it would go.
    When I first heard that the Crop Top was back in style, I walked straight into my bedroom, stood in front of the mirror, lifted my shirt, turned to the side and stuck my gut out as far as it would go.
  • Cool as a Cupcake

    Cool as a Cupcake

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-07-16 19:13:10 GMT
    Mattie McDonald was one of the prettiest women I'd ever seen. She had light green eyes, dark brown hair and milky white skin. When she wafted by me, she smelled of lavender, honeysuckle and some other hypnotizing perfume I couldn't quite put my finger on. I spent a lot of my spare time daydreaming about her and not just because I wanted to know her. Ultimately, I wanted to be her.
    Mattie McDonald was one of the prettiest women I'd ever seen. She had light green eyes, dark brown hair and milky white skin. When she wafted by me, she smelled of lavender, honeysuckle and some other hypnotizing perfume I couldn't quite put my finger on. I spent a lot of my spare time daydreaming about her and not just because I wanted to know her. Ultimately, I wanted to be her.
  • Bite with BelkysMore>>

  • Cauli-Polonaise from HaVen South Beach

    Cauli-Polonaise from HaVen South Beach

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:59:52 GMT
    You don't need meat on the plate to have a delicious and satisfying meal. A hearty vegetarian dish is on the menu tonight, as we grab a Bite With Belkys.
    You don't need meat on the plate to have a delicious and satisfying meal. A hearty vegetarian dish is on the menu tonight, as we grab a Bite With Belkys.
  • Chicken Meatballs and Brussels Sprouts from Fork and Balls

    Chicken Meatballs and Brussels Sprouts from Fork and Balls

    Thursday, July 31 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-07-31 19:55:17 GMT
    Meatballs are a great comfort food, but they're not always made with ground beef. We're going to learn how to make meatballs with ground chicken, delicious and easy too.
    Meatballs are a great comfort food, but they're not always made with ground beef. We're going to learn how to make meatballs with ground chicken, delicious and easy too.
  • Grilled Pork Tenderloin/Brazaviva

    Grilled Pork Tenderloin/Brazaviva

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:53:15 GMT
    The Brazilians may have tanked in the World Cup but are winners when it comes to great food. Particularly their succulent grilled meats. That's what's cooking tonight as we grab a Bite with Belkys.
    The Brazilians may have tanked in the World Cup but are winners when it comes to great food. Particularly their succulent grilled meats. That's what's cooking tonight as we grab a Bite with Belkys.
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