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By Butter Bracco On Friday, March 16th, 2018
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Florida bridge collapse: death toll rises to 6 as recovery continues and more questions emerge

The death toll from the collapse of an enormous pedestrian bridge at Florida International University has climbed to six as recovery teams comb the rubble for survivors. Miami-Dade Police Det. Alvaro Zabaleta spoke More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
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Florida needs more pet-friendly shelters: FSU study

Florida needs more pet-friendly shelters, especially for older adults who represent 50 to 75 percent of deaths following disasters like hurricanes, according to a recent study from Florida State University. Public More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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Miami Mayor Carlos Gimenez concedes to Trump’s immigration rules on sanctuary cities

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s decision to reverse the county’s policy immigration detainer requests from the U.S Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has given President Trump More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
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Judicial Watch: DOJ rewarding sanctuary states with millions in grants

The Obama administration rewards sanctuary states, counties and cities that shield violent illegal immigrants from deportation with hundreds of millions of dollars in federal grants and one of the biggest recipients More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, August 11th, 2014
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Rabbi Joseph Raksin shot and killed near Miami temple, possible hate crime

A 60-year-old Orthodox rabbi was gunned down in broad daylight in north Miami Beach Saturday morning while heading to temple. Police are still actively searching for two male suspects.  Rabbi Joseph Raksin was More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, July 11th, 2014
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Locally acquired dengue fever reported in Miami-Dade County

Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County officials received confirmation of the first locally acquired case of dengue Fever in Miami-Dade County in 2014 on Wednesday, according to a health department press More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
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Shigella infections on the rise in Miami-Dade

Miami-Dade County health officials are advising parents, schools and daycare centers to take precautionary action to prevent the spread of shigellosis in light of significant increases of the bacterial gastrointestinal More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, November 16th, 2012
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South Florida man, Bryant De La Cruz, dies from bacterial meningitis

For the second time in as many months, a South Florida man has succumbed to the rapidly fatal disease, bacterial meningitis, according to Miami-Dade County Health officials today. Bryant De La Cruz Photo/Video More...


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