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Miami Gardens home ransacked, valuables stolen Video included

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MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- A South Florida family is reeling after, investigators said, their home was ransacked by burglars on the same day they were preparing a party. More>>

Student who helped stabbing victim at Piper High School speaks out Video included

18-year-old Jesse Barrows 18-year-old Jesse Barrows
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SUNRISE, Fla. -- A South Florida student who helped save a victim after he was stabbed by a classmate on a basketball court is telling his side of the story. More>>

Divers begin pulling bodies from sunken ferry

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After more than three days of frustration and failure, divers on Sunday finally found a way into a submerged ferry off South Korea's southern shore, discovering more than a dozen bodies inside the ship and pushing the... More>>

Home catches fire after lightning bolt strikes roof; residents safe Video included

Crews respond to the fire in Southwest Miami-Dade. Crews respond to the fire in Southwest Miami-Dade.
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SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A lightning bolt struck the roof of a South Florida home Saturday morning, sparking a fire that caused significant damage to the property and forced out residents who have lived there for more than 30 years, officials said. More>>

Heat open quest for another title vs Bobcats

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Even as the two-time defending NBA champions, the Miami Heat say they aren't overlooking any team heading into the playoffs. More>>

3 hospitalized in rollover accident on 826 Video included

The scene of the rollover crash on the Palmetto Expressway. The scene of the rollover crash on the Palmetto Expressway.
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HIALEAH, Fla. -- Northbound lanes on the Palmetto Expressway were shut down for several hours after a single car accident, Saturday night. More>>

David Beckham mulls plan for PortMiami stadium

David Beckham David Beckham

MIAMI -- Even though it is more expensive than other locations in the Miami area, David Beckham and his investment group say they are still considering building their new Major League Soccer stadium at PortMiami. More>>

Father charged with murder in son's stabbing

Joseph Troutman / Courtesy Broward County Sheriff's Office Joseph Troutman / Courtesy Broward County Sheriff's Office
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Authorities say a South Florida father is facing murder charges in the stabbing death of his adult son during an argument over the mother's stabbing years earlier. More>>

Officials probe potential threat on Delta flight

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DENVER -- Officials say a Delta Air Lines plane on a flight from Detroit to Denver reported an unspecified potential security threat and taxied to a remote area after landing safely at Denver International Airport. More>>

Driver arrested after striking off-duty officer and fleeing in Kendall

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KENDALL, Fla. -- A driver has been arrested and charged after hitting an off-duty police officer's vehicle twice and then trying to flee the scene, Friday night.

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Miami Heat fans gear up for NBA playoffs Video included

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NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- As the Miami Heat are days away from beginning their post-season run for a third straight championship, fans are being urged to dress in all white for each and every game. More>>

Pope seeks to bring faith to "ends of the Earth"

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Pope Francis baptized 10 people Saturday and urged them to bring their faith "to the ends of the Earth" as he presided over an Easter Vigil in St. Peter's Basilica. More>>

Baby chimp, liger cub promote Easter celebration at Jungle Island Video included

A baby chimp and a liger cub at Jungle Island. A baby chimp and a liger cub at Jungle Island.
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WATSON ISLAND, Fla. -- Some of Jungle Island's fuzziest residents are ready to kick off Easter weekend festivities. More>>

Funeral held for boy electrocuted in family swimming pool Video included

7-year-old Calder Sloan 7-year-old Calder Sloan
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NORTH MIAMI, Fla. -- A 7-year-old boy who, police said, was electrocuted while swimming in his family's pool will be laid to rest Friday morning. More>>

Miami-Dade firefighter arrested on child porn charges Video included

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MIAMI -- Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Firefighter Gabriel Diaz has been arrested on child pornography charges. More>>

  • On Deco DriveMore>>

  • Miami Heat Fashion

    Miami Heat Fashion

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:16 PM EDT2014-04-19 01:16:00 GMT
    We "Deco-ized" the animation. the Heat start their quest to three-peat this weekend. Let there be no doubt our Miami Heat is White Hot. We are so ready for another championship, and Heat fans aren't just the loudest, we're the most stylin'.
    We "Deco-ized" the animation. the Heat start their quest to three-peat this weekend. Let there be no doubt our Miami Heat is White Hot. We are so ready for another championship, and Heat fans aren't just the loudest, we're the most stylin'.
  • Cuban Fury

    Cuban Fury

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:21:57 GMT
    "Cuban Fury" star Nick Frost"Cuban Fury" star Nick Frost
    No city does the salsa like Miami, and no one can salsa like ... an Englishman?!?! Worlds collided when Nick Frost came to the 3-0-5 and talked to Deco about his new movie, "Cuban Fury."
    No city does the salsa like Miami, and no one can salsa like ... an Englishman?!?! Worlds collided when Nick Frost came to the 3-0-5 and talked to Deco about his new movie, "Cuban Fury."
  • Easter Drinks

    Easter Drinks

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:31 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:31:51 GMT
    Easter's almost here, that special time when kids bounce off the walls thanks to a candy-induced sugar high. Why let the little ones have all the fun? You can catch a holiday buzz at some Soflo watering holes with specialty drinks that are putting a brand-new spin on the words, "Easter eggs."
    Easter's almost here, that special time when kids bounce off the walls thanks to a candy-induced sugar high. Why let the little ones have all the fun? You can catch a holiday buzz at some Soflo watering holes with specialty drinks that are putting a brand-new spin on the words, "Easter eggs."
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  • Miami Gardens home ransacked, valuables stolen

    Miami Gardens home ransacked, valuables stolen

    Sunday, April 20 2014 12:03 AM EDT2014-04-20 04:03:09 GMT
    A bedroom in the Miami Gardens home that was ransacked.A bedroom in the Miami Gardens home that was ransacked.
    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- A South Florida family is reeling after, investigators said, their home was ransacked by burglars on the same day they were preparing a party.
    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- A South Florida family is reeling after, investigators said, their home was ransacked by burglars on the same day they were preparing a party.
  • 3 hospitalized in rollover accident on 826

    3 hospitalized in rollover accident on 826

    Sunday, April 20 2014 12:17 AM EDT2014-04-20 04:17:31 GMT
    The scene of the rollover crash on the Palmetto Expressway.The scene of the rollover crash on the Palmetto Expressway.
    HIALEAH, Fla. -- Northbound lanes on the Palmetto Expressway were shut down for several hours after a single car accident, Saturday night.
    HIALEAH, Fla. -- Northbound lanes on the Palmetto Expressway were shut down for several hours after a single car accident, Saturday night.
  • David Beckham mulls plan for PortMiami stadium

    David Beckham mulls plan for PortMiami stadium

    David BeckhamDavid Beckham
    MIAMI -- Even though it is more expensive than other locations in the Miami area, David Beckham and his investment group say they are still considering building their new Major League Soccer stadium at PortMiami.
    MIAMI -- Even though it is more expensive than other locations in the Miami area, David Beckham and his investment group say they are still considering building their new Major League Soccer stadium at PortMiami.
  • Help Me HowardMore>>

  • Background Check

    Background Check

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:49 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:49:42 GMT
    To make ends meet she rents a room to men who have been cleared by the FBI and Homeland Security to work at a nuclear power plant, but that's not good enough for her mobile home park who wants her to pay for them to do the check. Can they make you do what she calls silly? Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser has the answer.
    To make ends meet she rents a room to men who have been cleared by the FBI and Homeland Security to work at a nuclear power plant, but that's not good enough for her mobile home park who wants her to pay for them to do the check. Can they make you do what she calls silly? Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser has the answer.
  • Paying to Not Have Smart Meter

    Paying to Not Have Smart Meter

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-04-15 02:59:46 GMT
    A smart meterA smart meter
    Do you have a smart meter on the side of your house? Many people love them, but others are afraid of them and don't want them, and now FPL is telling customers, if you don't let us install the new smart meters, we are going to charge you more each month on your power bill. Can they do that? It's why people across South Florida are calling Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
    Do you have a smart meter on the side of your house? Many people love them, but others are afraid of them and don't want them, and now FPL is telling customers, if you don't let us install the new smart meters, we are going to charge you more each month on your power bill. Can they do that? It's why people across South Florida are calling Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
  • Getting Out of a Contract

    Getting Out of a Contract

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-04-10 02:41:51 GMT
    You sign a contract and within a few hours, you realize, 'I don't need that, or I am getting ripped off.' Can you cancel the contract? It's why we keep Help me Howard with Patrick Fraser around.
    You sign a contract and within a few hours, you realize, 'I don't need that, or I am getting ripped off.' Can you cancel the contract? It's why we keep Help me Howard with Patrick Fraser around.
  • Carmel on the CaseMore>>

  • More Mold Misery

    More Mold Misery

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:37 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:37:53 GMT
    More trouble tonight for a low cost housing project in Fort Lauderdale. 7News has learned some residents with mold problems are now being threatened with eviction. Investigative reporter Carmel Cafiero is On the Case.
    More trouble tonight for a low cost housing project in Fort Lauderdale. 7News has learned some residents with mold problems are now being threatened with eviction. Investigative reporter Carmel Cafiero is On the Case.

  • 'Virtual Concierge' Arrests

    'Virtual Concierge' Arrests

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-04-09 00:41:24 GMT
    Virtual Concierge machinesVirtual Concierge machines
    It's happened again in South Florida. FBI agents say they have busted yet another multimillion dollar Ponzi scheme. Here's investigative reporter Carmel Cafiero with the story.
    It's happened again in South Florida. FBI agents say they have busted yet another multimillion dollar Ponzi scheme. Here's investigative reporter Carmel Cafiero with the story.
  • Club Cinema-BSO Battle

    Club Cinema-BSO Battle

    Thursday, April 3 2014 10:57 AM EDT2014-04-03 14:57:02 GMT
    Club Cinema in Pompano BeachClub Cinema in Pompano Beach
    Club Cinema is a music venue in Pompano Beach that was first exposed in a 7News investigation. Depending on what happens in court this week, the club could be closed for good. Investigative reporter Carmel Cafiero is On the Case.
    Club Cinema is a music venue in Pompano Beach that was first exposed in a 7News investigation. Depending on what happens in court this week, the club could be closed for good. Investigative reporter Carmel Cafiero is On the Case.
  • Shireen's Favorite ThingsMore>>

  • Fabulously Fat (the return of the low & wide heel)

    Fabulously Fat (the return of the low & wide heel)

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:18:33 GMT
    I'll never forget the first time I met Jordana Green. She was beautiful and not just on the outside. She was standing across the newsroom with a big smile on her face. The first word that popped into my mind was "gamine."
    I'll never forget the first time I met Jordana Green. She was beautiful and not just on the outside. She was standing across the newsroom with a big smile on her face. The first word that popped into my mind was "gamine."
  • Kool Kicks

    Kool Kicks

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 4:31 PM EDT2014-04-09 20:31:11 GMT
    Okay, ladies...it's time to blow the whistle and cry "foul" on your high-heel sneaker wedges; even your throwback Chuck Taylor's need a time-out, too.
    Okay, ladies...it's time to blow the whistle and cry "foul" on your high-heel sneaker wedges; even your throwback Chuck Taylor's need a time-out, too.
  • The Softer Side of Structured Fashion (featuring Donna Karan)

    The Softer Side of Structured Fashion (featuring Donna Karan)

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-04-02 21:46:36 GMT
    Even though Donna Karan's eyes were bright and clear, they were aggressively smudged with dark black eye-liner: a signature look she's worn for years. Unfortunately, the make-up prevented me from getting a good read on her. At least, from across the room, where I was inconveniently standing.Donna was in town to promote her shop-in-shop (pictured in the blog) at Saks Fifth Avenue in Bal Harbour. She was also presenting her 2014 Spring Collection to a handful of Miami fashionistas at the SLS H...
    Even though Donna Karan's eyes were bright and clear, they were aggressively smudged with dark black eye-liner: a signature look she's worn for years. Unfortunately, the make-up prevented me from getting a good read on her. At least, from across the room, where I was inconveniently standing.Donna was in town to promote her shop-in-shop (pictured in the blog) at Saks Fifth Avenue in Bal Harbour. She was also presenting her 2014 Spring Collection to a handful of Miami fashionistas at the SLS H...
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  • NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies

    NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:42:49 GMT
    John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.
    John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.
  • White House updating online privacy policy

    White House updating online privacy policy

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:03:15 GMT
    By MARTHA MENDOZA AP National Writer A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile...
    By MARTHA MENDOZA AP National Writer A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and...
  • SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

    SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:02:41 GMT
    SpaceX is back on the launch pad in hopes of making a critical delivery to the International Space Station.
    A SpaceX supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for an Easter morning delivery and urgent spacewalking repairs later in the week.
  • Man charged in Kansas City-area highway shootings

    Man charged in Kansas City-area highway shootings

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-04-20 02:53:05 GMT
    Authorities announced charges Friday against a man suspected in connection with about a dozen recent highway shootings that have wounded three people in the Kansas City area.
    After nearly a month of reports of gunshots being fired at vehicles and more than 100 tips, authorities announced charges Friday against a Kansas City-area man suspected in connection with about a dozen highway shootings...
  • Body found by highway is missing Massachusetts boy

    Body found by highway is missing Massachusetts boy

    Saturday, April 19 2014 8:22 PM EDT2014-04-20 00:22:14 GMT
    The body of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway in Massachusetts has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old.
    The body of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old, authorities said Saturday.
  • Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

    Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:52:44 GMT
    A sudden lurch in a creeping landslide in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson split a house in two and forced workers to abandon efforts to stabilize the hillside.
    No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it.
  • Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet

    Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:12:10 GMT
    Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and...
    Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and not too...
  • Documents detail another delayed GM recall

    Documents detail another delayed GM recall

    Saturday, April 19 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-04-19 20:52:21 GMT
    Government documents show that General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and warranty repair claims.
    General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents...
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