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Father speaks out after son electrocuted in family pool

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NORTH MIAMI, Fla. -- A heartbroken father is speaking out for the first time after his son was electrocuted in the family's swimming pool.

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Concession fire at Miami Beach movie theater causes evacuation

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MIAMI BEACH, Fla. -- Moviegoers were forced to evacuate from a South Florida movie theater after a fire started inside the concession area, Wednesday night.

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Heat go up 2-0, hold off Bobcats 101-97

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LeBron James scored 32 points and added eight assists, Chris Bosh scored 20 points and the Miami Heat held on to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 101-97 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in the teams' Eastern Conference... More>>

Brazen crook caught on camera robbing Miami Gardens Family Dollar Video included

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MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Cameras were rolling during an armed robbery inside a discount store in Miami Gardens and police hope the video will be the key to cracking not only that crime but several others.

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New York, Colorado police vet elected as new Miami Beach police chief Video included

Newly appointed Miami Beach Police Chief Dan Oates Newly appointed Miami Beach Police Chief Dan Oates
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MIAMI BEACH, Fla. -- The mayor of Miami Beach has announced a New York City and Colorado law enforcement veteran as his candidate for Miami Beach police chief. More>>

Suspects confess to involvement in woman's abduction, rape Video included

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NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. -- According to officials, at least two of the three suspects accused of the abduction and rape of a South Florida woman in January have confessed. More>>

Miami Gardens house fire started by boy, say officials Video included

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MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- A grandmother and her grandson escaped a fierce fire that destroyed their townhouse Wednesday morning. Officials would later learn the boy had a hand in igniting the fire. More>>

Heat looking to improve in Game 2 vs. Bobcats Video included

LeBron James says Game 1 of a series is a feeling-out game, and Game 2 is where improvement happens. More>>

School bus driver allegedly attacked by parents Video included

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A South Florida bus driver is speaking out after he says a group of parents stormed his bus and beat him in front of children. More>>

Storage units at Miami Gardens facility destroyed in blaze Video included

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MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- A fierce fire that broke out at a storage facility is to blame for dozens of storage units being burned beyond recognition. More>>

7-Eleven clerk injured while stopping crook Video included

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SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A clerk at a South Florida convenience store was injured after trying to stop a woman who had walked out without paying for two six-packs of beer.

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Oldest living ex-MLB player dies in Cuba at 102

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Conrado Marrero, the diminutive Cuban right-hander who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s and in 2011 became the oldest living former Major League Baseball player, died in Havana on Wednesday. He was 102,... More>>

Broward bus driver allegedly fails to help student after seizure Video included

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OAKLAND PARK, Fla. -- A South Florida mother is outraged after her son suffered a medical emergency on a school bus and says the bus driver did nothing to help. More>>

Video captures witnesses helping Rickenbacker crash victims Video included

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MIAMI -- Cell phone video captured the moment Good Samaritans jumped out of their cars to help victims of a rollover accident that claimed the life of one person. More>>

Jet stowaway undetected for hours before departure

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HONOLULU -- A 15-year-old stowaway who survived a flight over the Pacific in a jet's wheel well spent seven hours undetected in what is supposed to be a highly secure area of San Jose International Airport before the flight departed, according to an official briefed on the investigation. More>>

Woman arrested for fraud in Nordstrom shopping spree Video included

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CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Police have arrested a woman accused of buying thousands of dollars worth of luxury items with stolen credit card information. More>>

Jury issues guilty verdict in newlywed murder trial Video included

Michel Escoto being finger printed after being found guilty of first-degree meditated murder. Michel Escoto being finger printed after being found guilty of first-degree meditated murder.
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MIAMI -- Michel Escoto found guilty of first degree murder in 2002 death of newlywed wife. More>>

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  • Pat Cleveland - Neiman Marcus

    Pat Cleveland - Neiman Marcus

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:55 PM EDT2014-04-24 01:55:10 GMT
    Long before Naomi, Tyra or Iman there was Pat Cleveland. A legend in the modeling world. She recently came to Neiman Marcus in Fort Lauderdale to talk fashion, catwalk and make me wanna call my mom.
    Long before Naomi, Tyra or Iman there was Pat Cleveland. A legend in the modeling world. She recently came to Neiman Marcus in Fort Lauderdale to talk fashion, catwalk and make me wanna call my mom.

  • The Other Woman

    The Other Woman

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:52 PM EDT2014-04-24 01:52:49 GMT
    Cameron Diaz and Kate Upton are both unwitting mistresses in "The Other Woman." Leslie Mann's the wife scorned. And all three are telling Deco why they're BFF's forever.
    Cameron Diaz and Kate Upton are both unwitting mistresses in "The Other Woman." Leslie Mann's the wife scorned. And all three are telling Deco why they're BFF's forever.

  • Mondo Pasta

    Mondo Pasta

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:51 PM EDT2014-04-24 01:51:16 GMT
    Pasta lovers, rejoice. There's a new place in the 305 where your favorite food is made from scratch. Mondo Pasta has dishes like mama used to make. If your mama had her own pasta making machines. Mangia.
    Pasta lovers, rejoice. There's a new place in the 305 where your favorite food is made from scratch. Mondo Pasta has dishes like mama used to make. If your mama had her own pasta making machines. Mangia.

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  • Too Much Child Support?

    Too Much Child Support?

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-04-24 02:40:04 GMT
    Anthony Brown has four kids. Not unusual. But try this. Four kids from three different mothers.
    Anthony Brown has four kids. Not unusual. But try this. Four kids from three different mothers.
  • Straight man banned for not being gay?

    Straight man banned for not being gay?

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:13 AM EDT2014-04-22 13:13:00 GMT
    Fortunately in many ways, times have changed. In the past, gays were discriminated against by straight people. Now one South Florida man says he is being banned from a gay club because he is straight. Is that legal to do? It's why he called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser
    Fortunately in many ways, times have changed. In the past, gays were discriminated against by straight people. Now one South Florida man says he is being banned from a gay club because he is straight. Is that legal to do? It's why he called Help Me Howard with Patrick Fraser

  • 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.
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  • 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
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    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
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    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>>

  • Out on a Lim (with fashionable Phillip)

    Out on a Lim (with fashionable Phillip)

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:49 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:49:29 GMT
    Provocative, utilitarian and deliciously modern: that's how I would describe fashion designer Phillip Lim's creations. 
    Provocative, utilitarian and deliciously modern: that's how I would describe fashion designer Phillip Lim's creations. 
  • 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.
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  • Wyoming gas explosion prompts evacuation of town

    Wyoming gas explosion prompts evacuation of town

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:46 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:46:04 GMT
    Residents and emergency crews were waiting for a fire to burn itself out after an explosion at a natural gas processing plant in a small town in southwestern Wyoming.
    Residents and emergency crews were waiting for a fire to burn itself out after an explosion at a natural gas processing plant in a small town in southwestern Wyoming.
  • Vermont moves toward labeling of GMO foods

    Vermont moves toward labeling of GMO foods

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:45 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:45:16 GMT
    Vermont lawmakers have passed the country's first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods as such, setting up a war between the behemoth U.S. food industry and an American public that...
    Vermont lawmakers have passed the country's first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods as such, setting up a war between powerful lobbyists for the behemoth U.S. food industry and an...
  • Biologists watching fish runs after deadly slide

    Biologists watching fish runs after deadly slide

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:34 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:34:35 GMT
    As search crews continue to look for two missing people following the devastating mudslide in Washington state, scientists are closely monitoring how the avalanche is affecting federally endangered fish runs.
    Fisheries biologist Pete Verhey waded through the cold, clear creek that feeds into the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River, scanning riffles and side channels looking for evidence of fish eggs.
  • In Disney's shadow, homeless families struggle

    In Disney's shadow, homeless families struggle

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:34 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:34:30 GMT
    When they moved from Georgia to the theme park playground of central Florida four years ago, Anthony and Candice Johnson found work at a barbecue restaurant and a 7-Eleven. Their combined salaries nevertheless fell...
    When they moved from Georgia to the theme park playground of central Florida four years ago, Anthony and Candice Johnson found work at a barbecue restaurant and a 7-Eleven. Their combined salaries nevertheless fell short...
  • Camilla's brother dies in NY of head injury

    Camilla's brother dies in NY of head injury

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:27 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:27:28 GMT
    The Prince of Wales and his wife, Camilla, are "utterly devastated" by the death of her brother, who fell outside a hotel bar and suffered a head injury.
    The Prince of Wales and his wife, Camilla, are "utterly devastated" by the death of her brother, who fell outside a hotel bar and suffered a head injury.
  • Obama: New sanctions against Russia are 'teed up'

    Obama: New sanctions against Russia are 'teed up'

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:27 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:27:12 GMT
    Warning Russia that new economic sanctions are "teed up," President Barack Obama accused Moscow of failing to live up to an agreement last week to ease tensions in eastern Ukraine.
    Warning Russia that new economic sanctions are "teed up," President Barack Obama accused Moscow of failing to live up to an agreement last week to ease tensions in eastern Ukraine.
  • Small Wyoming town evacuated after gas explosion

    Small Wyoming town evacuated after gas explosion

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:34:36 GMT
    A small town in southwest Wyoming has been evacuated after an explosion and fire at a natural gas pipeline hub.
    A small town in southwest Wyoming was evacuated Wednesday after an explosion and fire at a natural gas processing facility and major national pipeline hub. There were no reports of injuries.
  • Homeowner: 2 teens shot were 'vermin,' not human

    Homeowner: 2 teens shot were 'vermin,' not human

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:34:33 GMT
    Jurors listened Wednesday as a man called two teenagers who broke into his central Minnesota home "vermin" on an audio recording shortly after fatally shooting them.
    A Minnesota man who killed two teenagers who broke into his home can be heard on an audio recording talking to himself for hours after the shooting and at one point, apparently describing the slain teens as "vermin."
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