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4-year-old Javon Dade, mauled to death by dogs. 4-year-old Javon Dade, mauled to death by dogs.

2 charged in dog mauling death of 4-year-old boy Video included

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SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE -- Authorities said two people have been charged in the death of a 4-year-old boy who was mauled to death by dogs last week.



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Miami-Dade mayor calls for body cameras on local police Video included

One of the body cameras used by the Hallandale Beach Police Department. One of the body cameras used by the Hallandale Beach Police Department.
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MIAMI -- Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Giménez is calling for hundreds of the county's police officers to be equipped with video cameras, weeks after after a police involved shooting in the Midwest triggered days of violence. More>>

Local high school football team receives racist letter Video included

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MIAMI -- Trash talking has become common between sports teams, but that all went out the window after one South Florida high school football coach received a racist letter before his team made a trip to face their opponent in Alabama. More>>

Parks remain closed a year after toxic soil results Video included

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MIAMI -- Several Miami parks remain closed a year after they were shutdown when testing revealed the soil at the parks was contaminated with toxic metals.

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Crash involving semi blocks 4 lanes on I-95 in Hollywood Video included

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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. -- A collision involving a tractor trailer that jack-knifed on Interstate 95's southbound lanes caused a traffic nightmare during the Friday evening commute. More>>

Special send off to Louis Aguirre

MIAMI -- If you haven't heard, Louis Aguirre is leaving us tonight, heading to L.A. to co-host a nationally syndicated entertainment show. If you're sad about that, this should cheer you up...
 

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Arson attack destroys car in Miami-Dade neighborhood Video included

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SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- The Miami-Dade Police Department is investigating an arson attack that left a car up in flames. More>>

1 in custody, 1 at large after boating GPS units stolen Video included

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KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- Authorities have arrested one man while another remains on the loose after GPS units were stolen from boats at a marina, early Friday morning. More>>

US judge strikes down Florida gay marriage ban Video included

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MIAMI -- A federal judge on Thursday declared Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, joining judges across the country who have sided with gay couples wishing to tie the knot. More>>

No progress made in meeting between Dade mayor, police Video included

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CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Not much has improved after a meeting Thursday between Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez and the police union who have been hoping to balance the budget without laying off officers. More>>

3 shops broken into along Davie Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale Video included

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Authorities are investigating after a Fort Lauderdale cellphone store was broken into overnight.

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Hamas kills 18 suspected informers to deter leaks

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Gaza militants Friday gunned down 18 alleged spies for Israel in an apparent attempt to plug security breaches and deter others, a day after Israel killed three top Hamas military commanders in an airstrike likely guided... More>>

New fear: What happens in Ferguson if no charges? Video included

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Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens... More>>

Foley's death isn't changing views in Congress

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For all its horror, the beheading of an American journalist in Syria appears unlikely to change lawmakers' minds about military intervention against Islamic State extremists. It's equally unclear whether the Obama... More>>

American Ebola doc urges help fighting outbreak

Dr. Kent Brantly Dr. Kent Brantly
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ATLANTA -- As one of few Ebola survivors with medical expertise, Dr. Kent Brantly seems keenly aware of the position his painful experience has put him in. He hasn't spoken yet about his plans, but spent much of his first public appearance pleading for help for countries still struggling with the virus. More>>

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  • Send off for Louis Aguirre

    Send off for Louis Aguirre

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:26 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:26:30 GMT
    Louis, I've sat next to you for more than a decade, which is almost a third of my life. We know you're heading off to a new gig but before we let you go, I put together a few of my favorite moments of

     

  • Sin City

    Sin City

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:10 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:10:35 GMT
    Miami is a city of vices and so is Sin City. Luckily, the 305 isn't as violent but we do love our vices. Shireen, what's your vice? Shoes, purses, lipgloss, anything that sparkles and shoes. Did I already say that? We also asked the cast of "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" what their vices are, from vino, cheese to Mexican food. You won't be disappointed.
    Miami is a city of vices and so is Sin City. Luckily, the 305 isn't as violent but we do love our vices. Shireen, what's your vice? Shoes, purses, lipgloss, anything that sparkles and shoes. Did I already say that? We also asked the cast of "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" what their vices are, from vino, cheese to Mexican food. You won't be disappointed.
  • Reasons to Stay

    Reasons to Stay

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:39 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:39:48 GMT
    "If I Stay" stars Jamie Blackley and Chloë Grace Moretz"If I Stay" stars Jamie Blackley and Chloë Grace Moretz
    If you were caught in a coma between life and death, what would make you wanna stay here on Earth? That's the tough choice Chloë Grace Moretz is facing in "If I Stay," and it got Deco thinking, what would make the stars want to stay?
    If you were caught in a coma between life and death, what would make you wanna stay here on Earth? That's the tough choice Chloë Grace Moretz is facing in "If I Stay," and it got Deco thinking, what would make the stars want to stay?
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  • 2 charged in dog mauling death of 4-year-old boy

    2 charged in dog mauling death of 4-year-old boy

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:02:04 GMT
    4-year-old Javon Dade, mauled to death by dogs.4-year-old Javon Dade, mauled to death by dogs.
    SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE -- Authorities said two people have been charged in the death of a 4-year-old boy who was mauled to death by dogs last week.


    SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE -- Authorities said two people have been charged in the death of a 4-year-old boy who was mauled to death by dogs last week.



  • Miami-Dade mayor calls for body cameras on local police

    Miami-Dade mayor calls for body cameras on local police

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:42:05 GMT
    One of the body cameras used by the Hallandale Beach Police Department.One of the body cameras used by the Hallandale Beach Police Department.
    MIAMI -- Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Giménez is calling for hundreds of the county's police officers to be equipped with video cameras, weeks after after a police involved shooting in the Midwest triggered days of violence.
    MIAMI -- Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Giménez is calling for hundreds of the county's police officers to be equipped with video cameras, weeks after after a police involved shooting in the Midwest triggered days of violence.
  • Local high school football team receives racist letter

    Local high school football team receives racist letter

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:45 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:45:14 GMT
    MIAMI -- Trash talking has become common between sports teams, but that all went out the window after one South Florida high school football coach received a racist letter before his team made a trip to face their opponent in Alabama.
    MIAMI -- Trash talking has become common between sports teams, but that all went out the window after one South Florida high school football coach received a racist letter before his team made a trip to face their opponent in Alabama.
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  • Holder says he understands mistrust of police

    Holder says he understands mistrust of police

    Thursday, August 21 2014 1:26 AM EDT2014-08-21 05:26:47 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.
    Attorney General Eric Holder sought Wednesday to reassure the people of Ferguson about the investigation into Michael Brown's death and said he understands why many black Americans do not trust police, recalling how he...
  • Grand jury hears evidence in Ferguson case

    Grand jury hears evidence in Ferguson case

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:37:55 GMT
    Michael BrownMichael Brown
    CLAYTON, Mo. -- A grand jury has begun hearing evidence as it weighs possible charges against the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.
    CLAYTON, Mo. -- A grand jury has begun hearing evidence as it weighs possible charges against the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.
  • 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.
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  • George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge

    George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:00 AM EDT2014-08-21 10:00:49 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>>

  • Sea Bass Cartoccio/Spartico

    Sea Bass Cartoccio/Spartico

    Thursday, August 21 2014 5:58 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:58:10 GMT
    Fresh, juicy fish with vegetables. It's easy to make and we're going to share the secret. Let's grab a Bite with Belkys.
    Fresh, juicy fish with vegetables. It's easy to make and we're going to share the secret. Let's grab a Bite with Belkys.
  • 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.

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  • Ticketed for Riding Bike

    Ticketed for Riding Bike

    Thursday, August 21 2014 11:05 AM EDT2014-08-21 15:05:28 GMT
    When his license was suspended he needed to get to work, so he bought a bicycle and then he got five tickets from a police officer. Why? It's why he called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
    When his license was suspended he needed to get to work, so he bought a bicycle and then he got five tickets from a police officer. Why? It's why he called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
  • $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.
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  • Marathon bombing suspect's lawyers seek dismissal

    Marathon bombing suspect's lawyers seek dismissal

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:55 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:55:03 GMT
    Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) are asking a judge to dismiss indictments and put proceedings in the case on hold over concerns about the jury...
    Lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a judge on Friday to dismiss indictments against the Boston Marathon bombing suspect and put on hold further proceedings in the case over concerns about the process of selecting jurors...
  • Police: Woman with fake baby cited for trespassing

    Police: Woman with fake baby cited for trespassing

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:34:50 GMT
    Police say they're investigating why a woman tried to enter the maternity ward at a Central California hospital carrying a doll that looked like a living baby.
    A California woman is under investigation after trying to enter a hospital maternity ward carrying a doll that looked like a living baby, police said Friday.
  • Parole denied yet again for John Lennon's killer

    Parole denied yet again for John Lennon's killer

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:15 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:15:13 GMT
    A parole board has again declined to release John Lennon's killer.
    John Lennon's killer was denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board, correction officials said Friday.
  • 3 bodies recovered from Mount Rainier identified

    3 bodies recovered from Mount Rainier identified

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:36:03 GMT
    The Pierce County medical examiner has identified the bodies of three climbers recovered this week from Mount Rainier. They were part of a party of six who vanished on the Washington state peak last May.
    The Pierce County medical examiner has identified the bodies of three climbers recovered this week from Mount Rainier. They were part of a party of six who vanished on the Washington state peak last May.
  • New fear: What happens in Ferguson if no charges?

    New fear: What happens in Ferguson if no charges?

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:35:59 GMT
    The streets of Ferguson have been peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions have been subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted for several nights after a white police officer fatally...
    Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens...
  • Questions, answers about Missouri grand juries

    Questions, answers about Missouri grand juries

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:25:40 GMT
    By ED WHITE Associated Press A grand jury is considering evidence to determine whether Officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 9.
    By ED WHITE Associated Press A grand jury is considering evidence to determine whether Officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 9.
  • Officer charged in hot-car death of police dog

    Officer charged in hot-car death of police dog

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:55 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:55:42 GMT
    A Wyoming police officer has pleaded not guilty to an animal cruelty charge that alleges a police dog died after he left it in a hot patrol car for several hours.
    A Wyoming police officer has pleaded not guilty to an animal-cruelty charge that alleges a police dog died after he left it in a hot patrol car for several hours.
  • Ex-Va. Gov says he knows in heart he's innocent

    Ex-Va. Gov says he knows in heart he's innocent

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:55 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:55:37 GMT
    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, who says that at one time he got in the habit of working late to escape his wife's wrath, has once again taken refuge - this time at the rectory in St. Patrick's Catholic...
    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell told jurors Friday he was both innocent and contrite as he ended his third straight day of testifying in his corruption trial.
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