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Florida Man Tries to Hire Detective Posing as “Hit Man” to Kill Brother

Authorities say a Florida man tried to hire a hit man to kill his brother and offered him a $160 down payment as part of the deal. It turned out the “hit man” was really an undercover detective from the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Department. As a result, officials have charged 54-year-old Gary Hudge with solicitation […]

NWS: Wind Chill Advisory Possible for Interior Parts of South FL, 40s at the Coast

Time to break out the jackets, sweaters, and extra blankets….for a few days, at least. A powerful cold front coming across South Florida through Monday will cause temperatures to plummet overnight into the 40s along the coast and into the 30s inland, where a wind chill advisory is possible. The front is forecast to put […]

UPDATED: Law Enforcement Officers Make First “Wheels Up, Guns Down” Arrests

MONDAY 11:15 A.M. UPDATE: Authorities arrested two men on Sunday, ahead of the “Wheels Up, Guns Down” event. According to Miami-Dade police, officers who were working a neighborhood safety detail noticed a group of about 40 people on dirt bikes, ATVs and motorcycles, gathered at a gas station. The bikers scattered as officers approached. One […]

Coco Gauff Defeats Venus Williams in Australian Open

It’s a case of deja vu for two tennis phenoms from right here in South Florida. Last July, 15-year-old Delray Beach tennis star Coco Gauff defeated fellow Palm Beach County resident Venus Williams during the first round of Wimbledon. On Monday, Gauff and 39-year-old Williams met again in the first round of another major tournament […]

Firefighters Discover Two Bodies in Smoke-Filled Broward Home

Firefighters responding to a call in Broward County ended up finding two bodies in a smoky home. Lauderhill Fire Rescue crews went to the home on Sunday afternoon. They noticed smoke inside the home, but no fire. The crews also saw someone who seemed to be passed out inside the home, so they forced their […]

Teen Ejected from Car in I-95 Crash

A 14-year-old boy was ejected from a car in an accident on Interstate 95 north, near the Hillsboro Boulevard exit on Sunday night. The northbound lanes were temporarily closed while the teen was taken by helicopter to Broward Health Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale. A spokesman for Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue says the child sustained […]

MLK, Jr. Day Events and Celebrations in PBC and Broward

The following events will be taking place, in honor and remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Palm Beach County: The city of Lake Worth Beach will host a candlelight march at 5 p.m., beginning at Lake Worth City Hall at 7 N. Dixie Highway. There is also a unity interfaith breakfast at St. Andrew’s […]

Investigation Finds Women and Children Being Branded, Sold for Sex Around Tampa

Officials in the Tampa Bay area report that human trafficking victims are being branded and sold for sex. According to Corporal Alan Wilkett, who leads Pasco County’s human trafficking task force, “It’s like branding cattle. It’s an ownership mark. Branding is when somebody — a pimp or a trafficker — will put his mark or his […]

Winter Storm Set to Bring Cooler, Windier Conditions to South Florida

The winter storm that is battering much of the country will again bring much cooler temperatures and windy conditions to our region this week. With a cool front from the storm approaching on Sunday night, some parts of our area will see hit and miss showers overnight and into the Monday morning commute. The clouds […]