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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>>

Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

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By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76. More>>

Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help

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A Malaysian official met Sunday with relatives of passengers who were aboard the missing jetliner and discussed ways of providing them with financial assistance, as an unmanned submarine continued its search for any signs... More>>

Easter morning delivery for space station

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Space station astronauts got a special Easter treat: a cargo ship full of supplies. 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.
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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.
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  • 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.
  • 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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  • In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream

    In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:03 PM EDT2014-04-20 18:03:16 GMT
    The 4/20 stoner holiday is going mainstream in Colorado.
    Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.
  • Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

    Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:13 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:13:59 GMT
    A study paid for by the federal government says biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term.
    Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil...
  • Reservoir to be flushed because of urinating teen

    Reservoir to be flushed because of urinating teen

    Call it the Big Flush 2, and this time the sequel promises to be much bigger than the original.
    The mix of 38 million gallons of treated water and one teen's urine has proven unacceptable to Portland officials who plan to flush away the whole lot - the second time in less than three years the city has gone to...
  • Study: Half of jailed NYC youths have brain injury

    Study: Half of jailed NYC youths have brain injury

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:03:42 GMT
    About half of all 16- to 18-year-olds coming into New York City's jails say they had a traumatic brain injury before being incarcerated, most caused by assaults, according to a new study that's the latest...
    About half of all 16- to 18-year-olds coming into New York City's jails say they had a traumatic brain injury before being incarcerated, most caused by assaults, according to a new study that's the latest in a...
  • Salmonella decline seen in food poisoning report

    Salmonella decline seen in food poisoning report

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:03:37 GMT
    The government's latest report card on food poisoning shows a dip in salmonella cases but an increase in illnesses from bacteria in raw shellfish. The report counts cases in only 10 states for some of the most...
    The government's latest report card on food poisoning shows a dip in salmonella cases but an increase in illnesses from bacteria in raw shellfish. The report counts cases in only 10 states for some of the most common...
  • Clock ticking for states to adopt health exchanges

    Clock ticking for states to adopt health exchanges

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:03:37 GMT
    More than 30 states that defaulted to the federal government to run their health insurance markets under President Barack Obama's health care law must decide if they want to take a crack at it themselves. Time...
    For the more than 30 states that defaulted to the federal government under President Barack Obama's health care law, time may be running out to decide whether to create their own state-run insurance exchanges.
  • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:03:30 GMT
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
  • Second wave of milder flu hitting Northeast

    Second wave of milder flu hitting Northeast

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:03:21 GMT
    A second, milder wave of flu is hitting the Northeast.
    A second, milder wave of flu is hitting the Northeast.
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