Fort Lauderdale

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Florida Man Faced With Charges After Stalking, Harassing Police Detective

A South Florida man is faced with stalking and other charges after authorities say he harassed and threatened a police detective and made additional threats on social media sites.

10/04/2014

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Judge Cancels Hearing On Same-Sex Divorce

A South Florida judge who ruled that the state’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional has cancelled a hearing on whether to grant a final divorce to a gay couple.

CBS Tampa–09/10/2014

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Deputy Facing Charges After Taking Drugs From Fatal Crash

A South Florida deputy is facing charges after authorities say he took drugs from the scene of a fatal crash.

CBS Tampa–09/03/2014

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Medicaid Expansion Talk Key In Fla. Gov Race

Expanding Medicaid to an additional 1 million Floridians under President Barack Obama’s new health law is turning into one of the biggest issues of this year’s gubernatorial race.

CBS Tampa–08/09/2014

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Firefighters Rescue Pet Parrot Stuck In Tree

Firefighters were called to a Fort Lauderdale home to rescue a pet parrot that had gotten itself stuck high up in a tree.

07/04/2014

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Fire Crew Rescue Dog That Fell 16 Stories

A small dog is recovering after falling 16 stories from a South Florida condominium.

CBS Tampa–06/14/2014

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Woman Treated For Shark Bite To Leg

A woman suffered an apparent shark bite to her leg while swimming in the Intracoastal Waterway.

CBS Tampa–06/01/2014

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Giant Condom Billboard on I-95 Promotes Safe Sex

A billboard featuring a giant condom can currently be seen while driving down Interstate 95 in Fort Lauderdale

CBS Tampa–06/01/2014

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Fla. Police Officer Buys Homeless Man Shoes

After a homeless man’s shoes were stolen, a South Florida police officer decided he’d do something about it: buy the man a new pair.

CBS Tampa–05/15/2014

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Dad Delivers Baby On I-595 In Fort Lauderdale

A South Florida man pulled to the side of Interstate 595 in Fort Lauderdale and delivered his baby in rush hour traffic after it became apparent his wife couldn’t make it to the hospital.

CBS Tampa–04/25/2014

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