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Official: 3 bodies retrieved from inside ferry

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A coast guard official says divers retrieved three bodies from inside a ferry that sunk off South Korea, raising the confirmed death toll to 36 with more than 265 people still missing, most of them high school students on... 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>>

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>>

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>>

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>>

Missing Miami child found safe Video included

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MIAMI -- Police have found the 5-year-old girl who had gone missing in the area of Northeast 85th Street and Seventh Avenue in Miami, Friday.



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Teen accused of stabbing Piper High student bonds out Video included

Kimanie King in court April 18 Kimanie King in court April 18
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SUNRISE, Fla. -- The Piper High School senior accused of stabbing a younger student has bonded out of jail, hours after his attorney requested his charges to be lowered from attempted murder to aggravated battery, saying his client is an honor student who has never been in trouble before. More>>

Captain of sunken S. Korean ferry, 2 crew arrested

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The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need - three of whom were seen lifeless in the... 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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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>>

Dogs found living in filth getting some TLC Video included

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MIAMI -- Dozens of sick dogs removed from a South Florida home are now getting some much-needed care. More>>

Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine

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Pro-Russian insurgents defiantly refused Friday to surrender their weapons or give up government buildings in eastern Ukraine, despite a diplomatic accord reached in Geneva and overtures from the government in Kiev. More>>

Magnitude-7.5 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

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ACAPULCO, Mexico -- A powerful, magnitude-7.5 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday. The U.S. Geological Survey said it was centered northwest of the Pacific resort of Acapulco, where many Mexicans are vacationing for the Easter holiday.

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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>>

Driver injured in I-95 rollover wreck Video included

The scene of the rollover crash northbound on I-95. The scene of the rollover crash northbound on I-95.
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NORTH MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- A driver was taken to the hospital after being involved in a rollover wreck on Interstate 95, Friday. More>>

Job Fair? Video included

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A conservative radio station is having a job fair next week just for women. A South Florida group is looking for surrogate mothers to carry a child for couples who can't have a baby. A perfect match, right? Wrong, and why is the surrogacy group being barred from the women's job fair? Patrick Fraser has the story in tonight's "Job Fair?" More>>

SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

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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. 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 Heat fans gear up for NBA playoffs

    Miami Heat fans gear up for NBA playoffs

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:31 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:31:27 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • Father charged with murder in son's stabbing

    Father charged with murder in son's stabbing

    Saturday, April 19 2014 3:42 AM EDT2014-04-19 07:42:10 GMT
    Joseph Troutman / Courtesy Broward County Sheriff's OfficeJoseph Troutman / Courtesy Broward County Sheriff's Office
    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.
    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.
  • Baby chimp, liger cub promote Easter celebration at Jungle Island

    Baby chimp, liger cub promote Easter celebration at Jungle Island

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:32 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:32:18 GMT
    A baby chimp and a liger cub at Jungle Island.A baby chimp and a liger cub at Jungle Island.
    WATSON ISLAND, Fla. -- Some of Jungle Island's fuzziest residents are ready to kick off Easter weekend festivities.
    WATSON ISLAND, Fla. -- Some of Jungle Island's fuzziest residents are ready to kick off Easter weekend festivities.
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  • Father charged with murder in son's stabbing

    Father charged with murder in son's stabbing

    Saturday, April 19 2014 3:42 AM EDT2014-04-19 07:42:10 GMT
    Joseph Troutman / Courtesy Broward County Sheriff's OfficeJoseph Troutman / Courtesy Broward County Sheriff's Office
    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.
    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.
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  • Officials probe potential threat on Delta flight

    Officials probe potential threat on Delta flight

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:58 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:58:08 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • 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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