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Beheading spurs new attacks on Islamic militants

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The United States launched a new barrage of airstrikes against Islamic State extremists Wednesday and weighed sending more troops to Iraq as President Barack Obama vowed to be relentless in pursuit of the terrorist group... More>>

Man struck in Broward hit-and-run speaks out Video included

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NORTHWEST BROWARD, Fla. -- A South Florida man, who was struck by a hit-and-run driver after his car broke down along US 27, is speaking out.

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Boy who walked home alone will change schools Video included

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LAUDERHILL, Fla. -- School officials have decided to make a change after the parents of a young boy who walked home from school all alone were left outraged. More>>

7 charged with trespassing at Ray Allen's home

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CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Seven people were charged Wednesday with trespassing at former Miami Heat player Ray Allen's home while his wife and four young children were asleep upstairs. More>>

Fort Lauderdale Police have found missing 14-year-old girl

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A teenage girl reportedly missing since Friday has been found. More>>

Miami family prays son will be released by ISIS Video included

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SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE -- A South Florida family is praying that their son, who is allegedly being held by ISIS militants, will be safely released and returned home. More>>

US official: More airstrikes in Iraq

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American fighter jets and drones continued to pound Islamic State militants in Iraq on Wednesday, and military planners weighed the possibility of sending a small number of additional U.S. troops to Baghdad, U.S. officials... More>>

Parents demand answers after 5-year-old walks home alone from school Video included

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LAUDERDALE LAKES, Fla. -- The parents of a 5-year-old who managed to leave his elementary school and walk home all alone are voicing their concerns to administrators. More>>

Pope: Thanks for prayers for my family's grief

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Pope Francis expressed thanks on Wednesday for the prayers and condolences he has received following the death of his nephew's wife and their two young boys in a car crash in the pontiff's native Argentina. More>>

Trayvon Martin's mother, community join together during gun forum Video included

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MIAMI -- The mother of Trayvon Martin and several concerned citizens are working together with other parents of gun-related murder victims to bring justice and peace and stop the violence. More>>

Dozens of cats need new homes after owner dies Video included

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MIAMI LAKES, Fla. -- A South Florida elderly woman passed away nearly two weeks ago but left behind nearly 50 cats who are now in need of new homes. More>>

IKEA Miami opens in 1 week Video included

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SWEETWATER, Fla. -- The grand opening of IKEA Miami is just one week away. More>>

George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge Video included

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Former President George W. Bush took the ice bucket challenge then nominated former President Bill Clinton to do it next. More>>

Ukrainian forces press attacks on rebel-held areas

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Government troops pressed attacks Tuesday in the two largest cities held by pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine, while Kiev also pursued diplomatic efforts to resolve the conflict that has killed more than 2,000 and... More>>

Run club completes largest ice bucket challenge Video included

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MIAMI -- The Baptist Health Brickell Run Club completed the largest simultaneous ice bucket challenge in South Florida.

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Texas Gov. Perry formally enters not guilty plea

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Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has formally pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of leveraging his power to try to oust a Democratic district attorney convicted of drunken driving, according to court documents obtained... More>>

Airstrike kills wife and child of Hamas figure

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Hamas' shadowy military chief escaped an apparent Israeli assassination attempt that killed his wife and infant son, the militant group said Wednesday as Israel's prime minister warned that the bombardment of Gaza... More>>

  • On Deco DriveMore>>

  • Sin City

    Sin City

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:28 PM EDT2014-08-20 00:28:47 GMT
    Kindness and charm, unlike the people that live in Sin City, and i'm not talking about Vegas either. Things have changed in the town of Sin as in the motion picture while others have stayed the same. The cast of the movie told Deco what's new in part two.?
    Kindness and charm, unlike the people that live in Sin City, and i'm not talking about Vegas either. Things have changed in the town of Sin as in the motion picture while others have stayed the same. The cast of the movie told Deco what's new in part two.?
  • Bourbon Steak

    Bourbon Steak

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-08-20 00:26:53 GMT
    This year's Miami Spice could use a phone book just to list the restaurants taking part, more than a hundred. Which means filling up on three courses for only $39 bucks. And at some places, that means saving a whole lot of money.
    This year's Miami Spice could use a phone book just to list the restaurants taking part, more than a hundred. Which means filling up on three courses for only $39 bucks. And at some places, that means saving a whole lot of money.
  • Samba and a Movie

    Samba and a Movie

    Monday, August 18 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-08-19 01:50:11 GMT
    Moqueca mista at Sushi SambaMoqueca mista at Sushi Samba
    Got a hot date tomorrow but not a lot of dough to make it special? Head to Coral Gables for dinner and a movie, and it won't break your bank. Check out Samba and a Movie, a once-monthly deal to feast your eyes -- and mouth -- on.
    Got a hot date tomorrow but not a lot of dough to make it special? Head to Coral Gables for dinner and a movie, and it won't break your bank. Check out Samba and a Movie, a once-monthly deal to feast your eyes -- and mouth -- on.
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  • Man struck in Broward hit-and-run speaks out

    Man struck in Broward hit-and-run speaks out

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:07:45 GMT
    63-year-old Phillip Conyer63-year-old Phillip Conyer
    NORTHWEST BROWARD, Fla. -- A South Florida man, who was struck by a hit-and-run driver after his car broke down along US 27, is speaking out.
    NORTHWEST BROWARD, Fla. -- A South Florida man, who was struck by a hit-and-run driver after his car broke down along US 27, is speaking out.

  • Boy who walked home alone will change schools

    Boy who walked home alone will change schools

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:04 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:04:38 GMT
    LAUDERHILL, Fla. -- School officials have decided to make a change after the parents of a young boy who walked home from school all alone were left outraged.
    LAUDERHILL, Fla. -- School officials have decided to make a change after the parents of a young boy who walked home from school all alone were left outraged.
  • IKEA Miami opens in 1 week

    IKEA Miami opens in 1 week

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:32 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:32:01 GMT
    SWEETWATER, Fla. -- The grand opening of IKEA Miami is just one week away.
    SWEETWATER, Fla. -- The grand opening of IKEA Miami is just one week away.
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  • Holder arrives in Ferguson after police shooting

    Holder arrives in Ferguson after police shooting

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:26:38 GMT
    Police and protesters in Ferguson were finally able to share the streets again at night, putting aside for at least a few hours some of the hostility that had filled those hours with tear gas and smoke.
    U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder arrived in Ferguson Wednesday to meet with federal investigators and reassure residents of the suburban St. Louis community torn by several nights of racial unrest since the fatal shooting...
  • Holder bringing personal perspective to Ferguson

    Holder bringing personal perspective to Ferguson

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:24 AM EDT2014-08-20 07:24:01 GMT
    Eric Holder talks about the nation's civil rights struggles in a way no previous U.S. attorney general could - by telling his own family story.
    Eric Holder talks about the nation's civil rights struggles in a way no previous U.S. attorney general could - by telling his own family story.
  • Governor won't seek removal of county prosecutor

    Governor won't seek removal of county prosecutor

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:35 AM EDT2014-08-20 06:35:59 GMT
    The National Guard has arrived in Ferguson but kept its distance from the streets where protesters have again clashed with police in the St. Louis suburb where Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer.
    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday that he would not seek the removal of the prosecutor overseeing the investigation into the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, which has sparked more than a week of nightly clashes...
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  • George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge

    George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 12:49 PM EDT2014-08-20 16:49:46 GMT
    Former President George W. Bush took the ice bucket challenge then nominated former President Bill Clinton to do it next.
    Former President George W. Bush took the ice bucket challenge then nominated former President Bill Clinton to do it next.
  • Man shows up for jail in T-shirt with mug shot

    Man shows up for jail in T-shirt with mug shot

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:33 AM EDT2014-08-20 15:33:49 GMT
    A man reporting to jail in Maine put some thought into his attire: He wore an orange T-shirt with his mug shot printed on it.
    A Maine man who served a 48-hour sentence for drunken driving wore something special for his jail booking photo: a T-shirt featuring his mug shot.
  • New Corvette feature keeps an eye on valets

    New Corvette feature keeps an eye on valets

    Monday, August 18 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-08-18 20:34:03 GMT
    Face it. If you own a luxury or sports car, whenever you hand the keys to a valet, you imagine the car going on a high-speed joyride like the Ferrari in the 1980s cult movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off."
    Face it. If you own a luxury or sports car, whenever you hand the keys to a valet, you imagine the car going on a high-speed joyride like the Ferrari in the 1980s cult movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off."
  • Shireen's Favorite ThingsMore>>

  • Over-all-ing your wardrobe

    Over-all-ing your wardrobe

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:44 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:44:15 GMT
    The last time I had on a pair of overalls, I was miles from civilization with a whip in my hand, an hysterical co-worker by my side and five angry cowboys staring me down.
    The last time I had on a pair of overalls, I was miles from civilization with a whip in my hand, an hysterical co-worker by my side and five angry cowboys staring me down.
  • Baring It All (for my birthday)

    Baring It All (for my birthday)

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 2:46 PM EDT2014-08-13 18:46:25 GMT
    I don't remember dying, but I did. Twice. It was a chilly Fall morning in October at a dentist's office in Santa Fe. My mom had escorted me to what was supposed to be a regular wisdom teeth extraction appointment.
    I don't remember dying, but I did. Twice. It was a chilly Fall morning in October at a dentist's office in Santa Fe. My mom had escorted me to what was supposed to be a regular wisdom teeth extraction appointment.
  • Beautifully Banded

    Beautifully Banded

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-08-06 19:22:02 GMT
    I could see the door to the jet bridge closing, despite the fact that I was just a few yards away from it.
    I could see the door to the jet bridge closing, despite the fact that I was just a few yards away from it.
  • Bite with BelkysMore>>

  • Southeast Street Chicken/Mister Collins

    Southeast Street Chicken/Mister Collins

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:36:28 GMT
    A South Florida chef is sharing his chicken recipe that'll leave a fruity taste in your mouth. Time to grab a Bite with Belkys.
    A South Florida chef is sharing his chicken recipe that'll leave a fruity taste in your mouth. Time to grab a Bite with Belkys.
  • Dynamite New York Strip/Truluck's

    Dynamite New York Strip/Truluck's

    Thursday, August 14 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-08-14 22:52:53 GMT
    If you cannot decide between steak and shrimp why not have them both. A South Florida chef shares his recipe for some good surf and turf time to grab a Bite with Belkys.
    If you cannot decide between steak and shrimp why not have them both. A South Florida chef shares his recipe for some good surf and turf time to grab a Bite with Belkys.

  • Stuffed Tomato/Beer 360

    Stuffed Tomato/Beer 360

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-08-12 22:09:21 GMT
    ?Tomatoes aren't just for salads or sauces when you do them up right, they can also make a main course meal. That's what's cooking tonight as we grab a Bite with Belkys.
    ?Tomatoes aren't just for salads or sauces when you do them up right, they can also make a main course meal. That's what's cooking tonight as we grab a Bite with Belkys.
  • Help Me HowardMore>>

  • $3.3 Million Lien on House

    $3.3 Million Lien on House

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-08-19 15:39:17 GMT
    The duplex that Victoria Berquist inherited from her parents.The duplex that Victoria Berquist inherited from her parents.
    When her disabled parents died, she inherited their home and a $3.3 million lien they didn't know about. Why? Because they didn't plant some grass and a hedge. Now, is she stuck paying it? It's why she called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
    When her disabled parents died, she inherited their home and a $3.3 million lien they didn't know about. Why? Because they didn't plant some grass and a hedge. Now, is she stuck paying it? It's why she called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
  • Palms Cut Down

    Palms Cut Down

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-08-14 02:46:27 GMT
    You have probably seen it before. FPL sends its crews out to cut the limbs that are in the power lines, but how about this? Cutting down nine palm trees, some in the yard, not near a power line. Can they do this? It's why one South Florida homeowner called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
    You have probably seen it before. FPL sends its crews out to cut the limbs that are in the power lines, but how about this? Cutting down nine palm trees, some in the yard, not near a power line. Can they do this? It's why one South Florida homeowner called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
  • Dangerous Dogs

    Dangerous Dogs

    Monday, August 11 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-08-12 03:12:10 GMT
    Your neighbor's dogs attack and kill your pet. Nothing happens. Then you watch as they attack and nearly kill your other dog, and you are told nothing can be done. Can dogs be allowed to kill other animals? It's why one woman called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
    Your neighbor's dogs attack and kill your pet. Nothing happens. Then you watch as they attack and nearly kill your other dog, and you are told nothing can be done. Can dogs be allowed to kill other animals? It's why one woman called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
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  • Holder discusses police mistrust outside Ferguson

    Holder discusses police mistrust outside Ferguson

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:13:49 GMT
    U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has told members of the Ferguson community that as a black man he understands why many African-Americans mistrust the police.
    U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has told members of the Ferguson community that as a black man he understands why many African-Americans mistrust the police.
  • Texas Gov. Perry formally enters not guilty plea

    Texas Gov. Perry formally enters not guilty plea

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:13:45 GMT
    Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry gave a confident, wry smile beneath flawless hair for his mug shot. Then he went out for a vanilla ice cream.
    Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has formally pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of leveraging his power to try to oust a Democratic district attorney convicted of drunken driving, according to court documents obtained...
  • CHP says officer may face serious beating charges

    CHP says officer may face serious beating charges

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:03 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:03:52 GMT
    The California Highway Patrol says one of its officers could face serious charges in the videotaped beating of a woman on the side of a freeway.
    A California Highway Patrol officer who was videotaped repeatedly striking a woman on the side of a Los Angeles freeway could face serious charges, the agency said Wednesday after forwarding its investigation to the...
  • Drug czar promotes treatment, tells personal story

    Drug czar promotes treatment, tells personal story

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:54:30 GMT
    As the nation's drug czar continues to warn people about the potential death and destruction from substance abuse, he's also encouraging them to tell their stories about treatment and recovery. Usually he...
    As the nation's drug czar continues to warn people about the potential death and destruction from substance abuse, he's also encouraging them to tell their stories about treatment and recovery. Usually he starts...
  • Officer who pointed gun at protesters suspended

    Officer who pointed gun at protesters suspended

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:44:46 GMT
    Officials say a police officer who was part of the effort to keep peace during protests in Ferguson has been suspended for pointing a semi-automatic assault rifle at demonstrators, then cursing and threatening to...
    Officials say a police officer who was part of the effort to keep peace during protests in Ferguson has been suspended for pointing a semi-automatic assault rifle at demonstrators, then cursing and threatening to kill one...
  • States' leading lethal injection expert ends role

    States' leading lethal injection expert ends role

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:33:54 GMT
    An anesthesiologist said he would no longer act as an expert witness for states defending their lethal injection methods, creating another hurdle for corrections departments scrambling to find workable execution...
    An anesthesiologist said he would no longer act as an expert witness for states defending their lethal injection methods, creating another hurdle for corrections departments scrambling to find workable execution systems.
  • Judge delays start of Arias penalty-phase retrial

    Judge delays start of Arias penalty-phase retrial

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:33:53 GMT
    The judge presiding over the Jodi Arias murder case on Wednesday delayed the penalty phase of her trial until Sept. 29.
    The judge presiding over the Jodi Arias murder case on Wednesday delayed the penalty phase of her trial until Sept. 29.
  • Drought has state debating its unregulated pumping

    Drought has state debating its unregulated pumping

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:33:49 GMT
    Three years of drought have Californians debating an end to the state's status as one of the last in the West with a pump-as-you-please policy for the vital underground sources that provide up to 65 percent of...
    Three years of drought have Californians debating an end to the state's status as one of the last in the West with a pump-as-you-please policy for the vital underground sources that provide up to 65 percent of the...
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