Home - WSVN-TV - 7NEWS Miami Ft. Lauderdale News, Weather, Deco

Tropical Storm Bertha approaches Caribbean Video included

Updated:

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Tropical Storm Bertha approached the Caribbean on Friday as islands in the eastern region prepared for heavy rains and strong winds. More>>

1 dead, 1 injured in boat collision in the Keys Video included

Updated:

KEY WEST, Fla. -- A woman has died and another was injured after two boats crashed in the Keys, Wednesday night.

More>>

Pro-Israel peace rally held in Northeast Miami-Dade Video included

The "Miami Unites for Israel" in Northeast Miami-Dade. The "Miami Unites for Israel" in Northeast Miami-Dade.
Updated:

NORTHEAST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- South Florida protesters from various faiths and backgrounds came together to plead for peace in the Middle East. More>>

Wade talks about James leaving Miami Video included

Dwyane Wade Dwyane Wade
Updated:

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. -- Dwyane Wade took time to talk about LeBron James' departure to Cleveland during Wade Fantasy Camp, Friday morning. More>>

35 Palestinians killed, Israeli officer missing Video included

Updated:

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip -- A Gaza cease-fire quickly unraveled Friday as violence erupted in and around the southern town of Rafah, with at least 35 Palestinians killed by Israeli shelling and the military saying an infantry officer may have been captured.
More>>

Charges dropped against woman accused of hit and run Video included

Joy Clayton Joy Clayton
Updated:

MIAMI -- A woman who was accused of leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in death will not be charged. More>>

Police investigating break-in at Davie gun range Video included

Updated:

DAVIE, Fla. -- Police are investigating a break-in at a Davie gun range. More>>

Rare jewelry, coins among seized items at government auction Video included

Some of the items at the U.S. Marshals Service auction. Some of the items at the U.S. Marshals Service auction.
Updated:

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. -- Hundreds of jewelry items seized by U.S. Marshals from federal crime cases across the country are set to be sold to the highest bidder at a local auction to be held Friday. More>>

Ukraine: Investigators start jet crash site search

Updated:

With the sound of artillery blasts at a distance, 70 international investigators arrived Friday at the eastern Ukraine site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed and started recovering the remains of as many as 80... More>>

Reds beat Marlins 3-1 with controversial replay

Updated:

MIAMI -- The Miami Marlins were heated after Thursday night's game when a call from Major League Baseball's new instant replay system and the rule preventing catchers from blocking the plate did not go their way. More>>

12,000 evacuees return after Taiwan gas explosions Video included

A street in Kaohsiung, Taiwan's second-largest city, affected by the underground gas explosions. A street in Kaohsiung, Taiwan's second-largest city, affected by the underground gas explosions.
Updated:

KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan -- The 12,000 people who fled in fear of more gas pipeline explosions in Taiwan's second-largest city returned to their homes Friday after authorities said there was no more risk of blasts like the series that devastated a more than 2 square kilometers (1 square mile) area, killing 26 people and injuring 267. More>>

Ebola fears nix Sierra Leone troop trip to Somalia

Updated:

A military spokesman for the African Union mission in Somalia says the AU has canceled a planned troop rotation by Sierra Leonean forces because of the Ebola outbreak. More>>

Harley recalls bikes for ignition switch problem

Updated:

DETROIT -- Ignition switch problems that have plagued General Motors and Chrysler have now turned up in the motorcycle business. More>>

Ravens' Rice: His actions 'totally inexcusable' Video included

Updated:

OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- Ray Rice stepped to the microphone, took a deep breath and spoke for 17 minutes about what he called "the biggest mistake of his life." More>>

Taxing Trouble

Updated:

WSVN -- By this time of year, most of us have paid our taxes. Some of us have even had refunds. But what happens if a tax preparer made a mistake on your return? Here's Carmel Cafiero with a special assignment report on who pays the price for "Taxing Trouble." More>>

Same-sex couple seeks Broward judge's help in marriage case Video included

From left: Heather Brassner, Jennifer Feagin From left: Heather Brassner, Jennifer Feagin
Updated:

LAKE WORTH, Fla. -- A South Florida same-sex couple fighting for the right to marry hopes a Broward County circuit judge will help them solve a legal dilemma. More>>

Yorkie stolen at gunpoint in Hollywood Video included

Updated:

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. -- A South Florida man who was caring for his sister's dog, said the Yorkie was stolen at gunpoint.
More>>

Researchers: World Trade Center ship dates to 1773

Updated:

It's a ship tied to two critical points in American history: Sept. 11, 2001, and the eve of the Revolutionary War. More>>

Dow plunges as multiple worries vex investors Video included

Updated:

NEW YORK -- For investors, there were few havens on Thursday.The stock market had its worst one-day drop since February, driven down by a confluence of worries, from weak company earnings to the looming end of stimulus from the Federal Reserve. More>>

  • On Deco DriveMore>>

  • Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson & Brett Ratner

    Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson & Brett Ratner

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 1:27 AM EDT2014-07-29 05:27:04 GMT
    Dwayne "The Rock" JohnsonDwayne "The Rock" Johnson
    When it comes to the movie "Hercules," the big man on screen and the bigwig behind the scenes have more than the movie in common. They share a love of the same hometown.
    When it comes to the movie "Hercules," the big man on screen and the bigwig behind the scenes have more than the movie in common. They share a love of the same hometown.
  • Miami Spa Month - The Betsy Wellness Garden and Spa

    Miami Spa Month - The Betsy Wellness Garden and Spa

    Friday, August 1 2014 12:15 AM EDT2014-08-01 04:15:32 GMT
    If you're in need of some serious R&R, Miami Spa Month runs through Aug. 31. That means you can get pampered and preened without killing your pocket book. Tonight, Deco's professional spa goer Shireen Sandoval is checking us into the Betsy Hotel because that's where the Betsy Wellness Garden & Spa is. The outdoor oasis is the perfect place to relax, get rubbed and realize what's really important in life: balancing your mind, body and spirit.
    If you're in need of some serious R&R, Miami Spa Month runs through Aug. 31. That means you can get pampered and preened without killing your pocket book. Tonight, Deco's professional spa goer Shireen Sandoval is checking us into the Betsy Hotel because that's where the Betsy Wellness Garden & Spa is. The outdoor oasis is the perfect place to relax, get rubbed and realize what's really important in life: balancing your mind, body and spirit.
  • Miami Spice - Palme d'Or at the Biltmore

    Miami Spice - Palme d'Or at the Biltmore

    Friday, August 1 2014 12:05 AM EDT2014-08-01 04:05:04 GMT
    It's time to loosen your belt while tightening your wallet. Miami Spice is back from Aug. 1 though Sept. 30. This year, Spice is changing things and keeping it simple. Three courses, and it doesn't matter where you go; the prices don't change, $23 for lunch and $39 for dinner.
    It's time to loosen your belt while tightening your wallet. Miami Spice is back from Aug. 1 though Sept. 30. This year, Spice is changing things and keeping it simple. Three courses, and it doesn't matter where you go; the prices don't change, $23 for lunch and $39 for dinner.
  • Crisis in the Middle EastMore>>

  • US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire

    US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:06 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:06:13 GMT
    Israel's military says it is calling up another 16,000 reserves.
    Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire to begin Friday morning, the United Nations and United States announced, although Secretary of State John Kerry cautioned there were "no guarantees" the...
  • Abbas seeks broad support for war crimes charges

    Abbas seeks broad support for war crimes charges

    Thursday, July 31 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-07-31 22:02:00 GMT
    The U.N.'s top human rights official is accusing Israel and Hamas militants of committing war crimes in the latest Gaza war.
    Nearly a month into Israel's fierce assault on Hamas in Gaza, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is facing mounting domestic pressure to seek war crimes charges against Israel at the International Criminal Court.
  • Deadly Israeli strikes hit UN school, market area

    Deadly Israeli strikes hit UN school, market area

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-07-31 00:26:47 GMT
    A Palestinian health official says 13 people were killed after tank shells hit a U.N. school in Gaza where hundreds of Palestinians had taken refuge from Israeli attacks.
    Israeli artillery shells tore through the walls of a U.N. school crowded with sleeping war refugees and back-to-back explosions rocked a market filled with shoppers Wednesday as Israel's stepped up campaign against...
  • Malaysia Airlines Flight 17More>>

  • Investigators reach Ukraine jet wreckage site

    Investigators reach Ukraine jet wreckage site

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:08:32 GMT
    An international team of investigators in eastern Ukraine on Thursday reached the crash site of the Malaysia Airline Flight 17 for the first time.
    As mortar fire landed nearby, an international team of investigators finally reached the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 wreckage site Thursday and got their first look at a scene experts fear has been badly compromised in the...
  • Malaysian prime minister: stop fighting in Ukraine

    Malaysian prime minister: stop fighting in Ukraine

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-07-31 12:10:01 GMT
    Malaysia's prime minister has arrived in the Netherlands ahead of a meeting with his Dutch counterpart to discuss plans for repatriating remains of Malaysian victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, and...
    Malaysia's prime minister on Thursday called on Ukrainian and pro-Russian separatists to agree to a cease-fire in the area surrounding the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down.
  • Clashes prevent experts from reaching bodies

    Clashes prevent experts from reaching bodies

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:19 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:19:41 GMT
    Officials in the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine say 19 people have died in fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists.
    Almost two weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky, the remains of some passengers are feared rotting in the 90-degree (32-degree Celsius) midsummer heat, deepening the frustration of relatives...
  • Shireen's Favorite ThingsMore>>

  • The Transparent Trend

    The Transparent Trend

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:12:20 GMT
    When I got the assignment this week to do a story on VH1's new "Naked Dating" show for Deco Drive, I was beyond intrigued and not because I needed a date, either.
    When I got the assignment this week to do a story on VH1's new "Naked Dating" show for Deco Drive, I was beyond intrigued and not because I needed a date, either.
  • The Return of the Crop Top

    The Return of the Crop Top

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:52:07 GMT
    When I first heard that the Crop Top was back in style, I walked straight into my bedroom, stood in front of the mirror, lifted my shirt, turned to the side and stuck my gut out as far as it would go.
    When I first heard that the Crop Top was back in style, I walked straight into my bedroom, stood in front of the mirror, lifted my shirt, turned to the side and stuck my gut out as far as it would go.
  • Cool as a Cupcake

    Cool as a Cupcake

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-07-16 19:13:10 GMT
    Mattie McDonald was one of the prettiest women I'd ever seen. She had light green eyes, dark brown hair and milky white skin. When she wafted by me, she smelled of lavender, honeysuckle and some other hypnotizing perfume I couldn't quite put my finger on. I spent a lot of my spare time daydreaming about her and not just because I wanted to know her. Ultimately, I wanted to be her.
    Mattie McDonald was one of the prettiest women I'd ever seen. She had light green eyes, dark brown hair and milky white skin. When she wafted by me, she smelled of lavender, honeysuckle and some other hypnotizing perfume I couldn't quite put my finger on. I spent a lot of my spare time daydreaming about her and not just because I wanted to know her. Ultimately, I wanted to be her.
  • Bite with BelkysMore>>

  • Cauli-Polonaise from HaVen South Beach

    Cauli-Polonaise from HaVen South Beach

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:59:52 GMT
    You don't need meat on the plate to have a delicious and satisfying meal. A hearty vegetarian dish is on the menu tonight, as we grab a Bite With Belkys.
    You don't need meat on the plate to have a delicious and satisfying meal. A hearty vegetarian dish is on the menu tonight, as we grab a Bite With Belkys.
  • Chicken Meatballs and Brussels Sprouts from Fork and Balls

    Chicken Meatballs and Brussels Sprouts from Fork and Balls

    Thursday, July 31 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-07-31 19:55:17 GMT
    Meatballs are a great comfort food, but they're not always made with ground beef. We're going to learn how to make meatballs with ground chicken, delicious and easy too.
    Meatballs are a great comfort food, but they're not always made with ground beef. We're going to learn how to make meatballs with ground chicken, delicious and easy too.
  • Grilled Pork Tenderloin/Brazaviva

    Grilled Pork Tenderloin/Brazaviva

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:53:15 GMT
    The Brazilians may have tanked in the World Cup but are winners when it comes to great food. Particularly their succulent grilled meats. That's what's cooking tonight as we grab a Bite with Belkys.
    The Brazilians may have tanked in the World Cup but are winners when it comes to great food. Particularly their succulent grilled meats. That's what's cooking tonight as we grab a Bite with Belkys.
  • Contests

  • Send it to 7

  • Community

  • 7News Features

  • NationalMore>>

  • Plans underway to retrieve Americans with Ebola

    Plans underway to retrieve Americans with Ebola

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:50 AM EDT2014-08-01 15:50:45 GMT
    Plans are underway to bring back one of the two American aid workers sick with Ebola in Africa.
    Plans are underway to bring back the two American aid workers sick with Ebola from Africa.
  • Colorado panel considers new look for edible pot

    Colorado panel considers new look for edible pot

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-08-01 15:24:52 GMT
    Marijuana-infused brownies and other treats for sale in Colorado come with all kinds of warning labels.
    Edible marijuana comes with all kinds of warning labels in Colorado. But once those pot brownies and gummy bears are out of the package, they can look identical to straight-laced treats.
  • Rep. Cantor to resign from House seat in August

    Rep. Cantor to resign from House seat in August

    Friday, August 1 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-08-01 14:25:56 GMT
    U.S. Rep. Eric Cantor tells a Virginia newspaper he will resign his seat in the House of Representatives months earlier than expected.
    After a stunning primary election loss, former Majority Leader Eric Cantor said Friday that he will resign his seat in the House of Representatives months earlier than expected.
  • USDA overhauls 50 year-old poultry inspections

    USDA overhauls 50 year-old poultry inspections

    Friday, August 1 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-08-01 13:05:50 GMT
    The Obama administration is attempting to cut down on thousands of foodborne illnesses linked to chicken and turkey each year with an overhaul of poultry plant inspection rules that are more than 50 years old.
    The Obama administration is moving to cut down on the thousands of foodborne illnesses linked to chicken and turkey each year with an overhaul of poultry plant inspection rules that are more than 50 years old.
  • Solid US job gains expected for 6th straight month

    Solid US job gains expected for 6th straight month

    Friday, August 1 2014 7:23 AM EDT2014-08-01 11:23:20 GMT
    With a host of reports this week pointing to a healthier U.S. economy, analysts expect Friday's monthly jobs report to send a similar message.
    With a host of reports this week pointing to a healthier U.S. economy, analysts expect Friday's monthly jobs report to send a similar message.
  • Witness in ex-Va. gov trial: Gifts, but no affair

    Witness in ex-Va. gov trial: Gifts, but no affair

    Friday, August 1 2014 5:43 AM EDT2014-08-01 09:43:05 GMT
    The key witness in the corruption trial of Virginia's former governor and his wife said his association with the couple was fraught with bad decisions - but an affair with the first lady was not one of them.
    The key witness in the corruption trial of Virginia's former governor and his wife said his association with the couple was fraught with bad decisions - but an affair with the first lady was not one of them.
  • Florida preserve brings wolves, people together

    Florida preserve brings wolves, people together

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:52 AM EDT2014-08-01 08:52:05 GMT
    At Seacrest Wolf Preserve in northern Florida, billed as the largest such facility in the Southeast, owners Cynthia and Wayne Watkins say they raise their wolves to become accustomed to humans - and for a $25 fee,...
    At Seacrest Wolf Preserve in northern Florida, billed as the largest such facility in the Southeast, owners Cynthia and Wayne Watkins say they raise their wolves to become accustomed to humans - and for a $25 fee, they...
  • For sale: A nearly nonexistent insurance agency

    For sale: A nearly nonexistent insurance agency

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:34 AM EDT2014-08-01 08:34:57 GMT
    One of the country's largest overseers of troubled home loans, Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc., is quietly trying to sell a $100 million insurance agency that doesn't appear to exist.
    One of the country's largest overseers of troubled home loans, Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc., is quietly trying to sell a $100 million insurance agency that doesn't appear to exist.
Powered by WorldNow

WSVN-TV
Sunbeam Television Corp
1401 79th Street Causeway
Miami, FL 33141

Switchboard: (305) 751-6692
Newsroom: (305) 795-2777

Can't find something?
Connect with us here:
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WSVN. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.