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Hialeah parks employee arrested for sex acts with minor Video included

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HIALEAH, Fla. -- A Hialeah Parks and Recreations Department employee was arrested and charged with unlawful sexual activity with minor. More>>

Cell phone battery explodes and injures woman at Hialeah gym Video included

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HIALEAH, Fla. -- The Miami-Dade bomb squad responded to a South Florida gym following a small explosion that injured a woman.

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Elderly woman ambushed by 2 men at her Miami home Video included

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MIAMI -- Police are searching for two men accused of ambushing a 91-year-old woman in her home and then fleeing with her valuables.

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Officials release surveillance image of alleged postal worker robber Video included

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LAUDERHILL, Fla. -- Officials are searching for an armed man who allegedly robbed a letter carrier.

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Farm Share helps those in need prep for Easter

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NORTH MIAMI, Fla. -- Easter is right around the corner, and South Florida families needing a little holiday help are getting it from Farm Share. More>>

5 in possession of police gear arrested Video included

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SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- Officials have arrested a group of men who may have been planning to pose as police officers. More>>

Man punched by bouncer at Margate club files lawsuit Video included

Mario Morales punched by bouncer at Paladium Night Club in Margate Mario Morales punched by bouncer at Paladium Night Club in Margate
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MARGATE, Fla. -- A man who says he was beaten up by a bouncer at a South Florida nightclub is speaking out about the incident and has hired an attorney. More>>

Ferry sinks off South Korea; 6 dead, 290 missing

Koo Bon-hee could see the exit. For half an hour, as the doomed ferry filled with water and listed severely on its side, the crew told passengers to wait for rescuers. More>>

Woman murdered after 15 minute 911 call

Police arrested 1 16-year-old boy for allegedly robbing a woman and forcing her inside her car trunk, Oct. 30. Police arrested 1 16-year-old boy for allegedly robbing a woman and forcing her inside her car trunk, Oct. 30.
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DENVER -- Authorities are investigating whether Denver police responded quickly enough to a woman who was fatally shot nearly 15 minutes into a 911 call about her husband, who she said was hallucinating and asking her to shoot him. More>>

Wireless industry makes anti-theft commitment

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SAN FRANCISCO - A trade group for wireless providers said Tuesday that that nation's biggest mobile device manufacturers and carriers will soon put anti-theft tools on the gadgets to try to deter rampant smartphone theft.

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Ford to offer 50th anniversary Mustang

Ford is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Mustang with a limited-edition model and a display atop the Empire State Building. More>>

Man charged with marathon hoax due in court Video included

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BOSTON -- A man who authorities say was taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker on the anniversary of the deadly pressure cooker bombings is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday. More>>

Mom accused of abducting kid speaks out Video included

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SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A mother accused of kidnapping her children and taking them across the country is speaking out for the first time in her own defense. More>>

Armed robber was never told to report to prison

After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came. More>>

Toyota Camry gets a top-to-bottom makeover

Shaken by the advances of newer, sportier rivals, the Toyota Camry is trying to shed its vanilla reputation. More>>

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  • Talavera Cocina Mexicana

    Talavera Cocina Mexicana

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:33 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:33:41 GMT
    Forget taco Tuesday, Wednesday is where it's at. We found a spot where you can eat to your heart's con tent or until you burst out of your pants.
    Forget taco Tuesday, Wednesday is where it's at. We found a spot where you can eat to your heart's con tent or until you burst out of your pants.

  • Easter Candy

    Easter Candy

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:32:50 GMT
    Two SoFlo shops are offering tons of gooey goodies guaranteed to send your sweet tooth straight to candy heaven.
    Two SoFlo shops are offering tons of gooey goodies guaranteed to send your sweet tooth straight to candy heaven.

  • Crunch

    Crunch

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:21 AM EDT2014-04-15 05:21:41 GMT
    It's almost summertime, and in the 3-0-5 that means it's time to shape up, because you need to look hot in your bathing suit or just in general, because Miami is just total hotness. Tonight, deco's jumping through ropes with Crunch on Sobe to get a sexy body.
    It's almost summertime, and in the 3-0-5 that means it's time to shape up, because you need to look hot in your bathing suit or just in general, because Miami is just total hotness. Tonight, deco's jumping through ropes with Crunch on Sobe to get a sexy body.
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  • Woman murdered after 15 minute 911 call

    Woman murdered after 15 minute 911 call

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:19 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:19:36 GMT
    Police arrested 1 16-year-old boy for allegedly robbing a woman and forcing her inside her car trunk, Oct. 30.Police arrested 1 16-year-old boy for allegedly robbing a woman and forcing her inside her car trunk, Oct. 30.
    DENVER -- Authorities are investigating whether Denver police responded quickly enough to a woman who was fatally shot nearly 15 minutes into a 911 call about her husband, who she said was hallucinating and asking her to shoot him.
    DENVER -- Authorities are investigating whether Denver police responded quickly enough to a woman who was fatally shot nearly 15 minutes into a 911 call about her husband, who she said was hallucinating and asking her to shoot him.
  • Elderly woman ambushed by 2 men at her Miami home

    Elderly woman ambushed by 2 men at her Miami home

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:57 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:57:23 GMT
    91-year-old woman ambushed at home91-year-old woman ambushed at home
    MIAMI -- Police are searching for two men accused of ambushing a 91-year-old woman in her home and then fleeing with her valuables.
    MIAMI -- Police are searching for two men accused of ambushing a 91-year-old woman in her home and then fleeing with her valuables.

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  • 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.
  • Misled By Salesman

    Misled By Salesman

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-04-09 19:10:01 GMT
    When you buy something, you often have to sign some paperwork. Whether you are customer buying a car or a business owner getting a piece of merchandise. And what's in that sometimes lengthy contract can be troubling, which is why one woman called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
    When you buy something, you often have to sign some paperwork. Whether you are customer buying a car or a business owner getting a piece of merchandise. And what's in that sometimes lengthy contract can be troubling, which is why one woman called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser.
  • 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.
  • Bite with BelkysMore>>

  • Spaghetti Carbonara/Fascino's

    Spaghetti Carbonara/Fascino's

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:45 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:45:45 GMT
    There's nothing like rich, buttery Italian comfort food. And that's what's on the menu tonight as we grab a Bite with Belkys.
    There's nothing like rich, buttery Italian comfort food. And that's what's on the menu tonight as we grab a Bite with Belkys.
  • Ma Po Tofu/Blackbrick

    Ma Po Tofu/Blackbrick

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-04-10 22:09:44 GMT
    If you like spicy Chinese dishes tonight's recipe is for you. Time to grab a Bite.
    If you like spicy Chinese dishes tonight's recipe is for you. Time to grab a Bite.
  • Bacon & Scallops/Steak 954

    Bacon & Scallops/Steak 954

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-04-08 22:20:31 GMT
    That old saying "opposites attract" works even in the kitchen. A chef makes uses of sweet and salty ingredients to make a seafood treat. Time to grab a Bite with Belkys.
    That old saying "opposites attract" works even in the kitchen. A chef makes uses of sweet and salty ingredients to make a seafood treat. Time to grab a Bite with Belkys.

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  • 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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  • Study: Diabetic heart attacks and strokes falling

    Study: Diabetic heart attacks and strokes falling

    In the midst of the diabetes epidemic, a glimmer of good news: Heart attacks, strokes and other complications from the disease are plummeting.
    In the midst of the diabetes epidemic, a glimmer of good news: Heart attacks, strokes and other complications from the disease are plummeting.
  • Officer: Sharper's DNA found on 1 Arizona victim

    Officer: Sharper's DNA found on 1 Arizona victim

    A judge in Phoenix will hold a hearing Wednesday in which lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper will challenge the evidence used to keep him in jail without bail on charges that he drugged and...
    Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper's DNA was found in an examination of one of two women who accuse him of drugging and sexually assaulting them at a Tempe apartment, a detective said Wednesday.
  • Boston Marathon organizers confident of safe race

    Boston Marathon organizers confident of safe race

    Police stepped up patrols near the Boston Marathon finish line after a masked man walked in the street with a rice cooker in his backpack only hours after the city marked the anniversary of last year's deadly...
    The arrest of a man with a rice cooker in his backpack near the Boston Marathon finish line led police to step up patrols Wednesday, while organizers sought to assure the city and runners of a safe race next week.
  • NYC police rolling back some counterterror efforts

    NYC police rolling back some counterterror efforts

    The New York Police Department's disbanding of a unit that spied on Muslim neighborhoods could be just the first step in a dismantling of some of the intelligence-gathering machinery it set up after 9/11.
    The move by New York City's new police commissioner to disband a unit that spied on the everyday activities of Muslims could be just the first step in a dismantling of some of the huge post-9/11 intelligence-gathering...
  • Defense says bombing suspect's family key to case

    Defense says bombing suspect's family key to case

    Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) have told a judge that understanding their client's family is key to their case.
    Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev said Wednesday that understanding Tsarnaev's family is key to their case, offering a glimpse of the defense strategy as they prepare to defend him against...
  • Denver police eye 911 response time after killing

    Denver police eye 911 response time after killing

    Authorities are investigating whether Denver police responded quickly enough to a woman who was fatally shot nearly 15 minutes into a 911 call about her husband, who she said was hallucinating and asking her to...
    Authorities were investigating Wednesday whether Denver police responded quickly enough to a woman who was fatally shot at least 12 minutes into a 911 call in which she said her husband was hallucinating and asking her to...
  • Detroit still needs $350M from state lawmakers

    Detroit still needs $350M from state lawmakers

    Pressure is building for Michigan lawmakers to commit $350 million to Detroit pensions after the bankrupt city reached tentative agreements with pension funds and a retiree group.
    Pressure was building Wednesday for Michigan lawmakers to commit $350 million to Detroit pensions, a day after the city reached tentative agreements with pension funds and a retiree group to reduce payouts.
  • Armed robber was never told to report to prison

    Armed robber was never told to report to prison

    After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came.
    After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came.
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