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South Florida woman joins others in lawsuit over 'Stop the Woke Act'

FORT LAUDERDALE - The case against the 'Stop the Woke Act' went before a judge this week after a group filed a lawsuit to try to stop it.  The new law went into effect July 1st, it not only bans critical race theory in schools but blocks businesses from requiring diversity practices or training.  CBS 4 sat down with one of the plaintiffs in the case from Broward County. "Chicago Freedom movement was the work that got us the Fair Housing Act and my father and Dr. King, and Al Raby was instrumental in doing this," Chevarra Orrin told us....

Miami Dolphins and Houston Texans Make Interesting Trade Before 2022 Season

The Miami Dolphins and Houston Texans made an interesting trade as the 2022 preseason begins and the regular season starts next month. The Dolphins announced they have acquired a 2023 sixth-round pick from Houston in exchange for tight end Adam Shaheen and a 2023 seventh-round pick. As mentioned by CBS Sports, trades like this are made during the NFL Draft when teams are in the later rounds. Shaheen was behind four Dolphins' tight ends on the depth chart and was set to make $2 million with the team this season.

Man killed in SW Dade park

MIAMI - A man was shot and killed late Tuesday night in a southwest Miami-Dade park. It happened not too far from where a rash of shootings has happened over the last few weeks. Miami-Dade police said just before 9:15 p.m. they received a ShotSpotter alert for the area of SW 252 Street and SW 128 Place. Arriving officers found a man in his 30s in a park who had been shot in the head. "Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded and unfortunately pronounced the victim deceased on the scene. Investigators are looking for physical evidence and try to see if anybody may have seen or heard anything," said police spokesman Alvaro Zabaleta. The park was closed at the time. Just over a week ago, there was a string of shootings in southwest Miami-Dade that left multiple people injured, including two 15-year-olds and two 13-year-olds. Police are urging people to speak out to end this violence.
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Brick Beating Leads to Upgraded Charge of Attempted Murder in Fort Lauderdale

A Fort Lauderdale man, accused of beating his uncle unconscious with a brick, has been charged with attempted murder. Khadis Khavon Bennett, 29, had the charge upgraded Wednesday from aggravated battery against a person over 65, court records show. According to the arrest report, Bennett attacked his 68-year-old uncle July...

Sheridan Street bridge over Turnpike in Hollywood to undergo repairs

HOLLYWOOD, FLA. (WSVN) - Crews in Broward County are ready to repair a bridge in Hollywood following a 7 Investigates report. Officials with Broward County Public Works on Wednesday said they will fix the Sheridan Street bridge over the Florida Turnpike. Video from a 7 Investigates story that aired Aug....

Detectives Arrest Miami Man for Robbing Fresno Store

Property crimes detectives with the Fresno County Sheriff's Office have arrested 22 year old Jermaine Williams of Miami, FL. He has been booked into the Fresno County Jail on a charge of robbery. His bail is $35,000. Shortly before 10:00 am on Friday, August 5, deputies responded to a report...

MDPD officer, K9 injured in Turnpike crash near SW 216th Street

MIAMI - A Miami-Dade police officer and his K9 were injured Wednesday afternoon following a crash on the Turnpike.Chopper 4 was over the scene where the crash happened on the northbound lanes near Southwest 216th Street.Investigators say it's not clear whether the officer was on duty or not. He was in an unmarked vehicle. There was extensive damage on the unmarked SUV's windshield.Here is what police said about the incident: "The officer's vehicle and an all-terrain crane were traveling northbound on the Florida's Turnpike when they collided near SW 211 Street.""The impact caused the officer's vehicle to roll over several times resulting in injuries to the officer and his K-9 partner.""Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded to the scene and airlifted the officer to JMH Ryder Trauma Center.  The K-9 was transported to a local animal hospital.""The officer is listed in critical, but stable condition, and K-9 Fox is currently in stable condition. No other injuries have been reported." The crash shut down both southbound and northbound lanes of the highway.The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. 

ASK IRA: Are we again at the Heat point of Pat Riley misdirection?

Q: Will Pat Riley interview with the Brooklyn Nets? – Stuart, Miami. A: I see what you did there. To those who don’t, here’s the background: While running the Heat in 2004, Riley met with the Lakers for what most ostensibly viewed as an interview for a potential position with the team. Instead, the meeting laid the groundwork for what weeks later would be the trade of Shaquille O’Neal to the ...

West Miami beef thief suspect busted

MIAMI - West Miami police said a brazen beef bandit was arrested Tuesday after he returned to the same store that he had robbed twice in the middle of the day over a recent four-day period. CBS4 brought you the story on the thefts last week. Surveillance video from the Tropical Supermarket, at SW 8th Street at 62nd Avenue, shows the man taking $800 dollars worth of meat right in front of customers and walking out of the store. The market is just blocks away from the West Miami police department. Detectives identified the man as 32-year-old Lazaro Cabrera-Calero. They said he seemed unconcerned when taking the meat and stuffing it in a backpack. "He's pretty confident, like he is shopping and not in any rush and was not concerned about cameras seeing his face or anything like that," said Detective Richard Menor. Menor added that the store's manager got a tip saying that the meat was being sold locally.

Girlfriend accused of stabbing Texas Tech alum to death arrested, charged: reports

MIAMI, Fla. — A woman accused of stabbing and killing Texas Tech University alumnus Christian Tobechukwu Obumseli in April, was arrested and charged with his murder Wednesday, according to the Miami Herald. The Miami Herald said Courtney Clenney, 26, was charged in connection to his death. The Miami Herald identified her as Obumseli’s girlfriend. A […]

Police seek gunman responsible for shooting in Fort Lauderdale parking lot

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Authorities in Broward County are searching for a suspect who opened fire on someone and ultimately fled the area. According to Fort Lauderdale police, the shooting happened on Tuesday, May 24 at approximately 11:50 p.m. in a parking lot on the 3500 block of Davie Boulevard.

1 killed after falling from Pompano Beach warehouse roof

POMPANO BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - Authorities are investigating a fatal fall from the roof of a warehouse in Pompano Beach. 7Skyforce hovered above the scene, near North Andrews Avenue and Northeast 31st Street, Wednesday afternoon. Officials said the victim fell about 30 feet. Copyright 2022 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights...

OnlyFans Model and Instagram Star Arrested on Second-Degree Murder Charge in Stabbing Death of Boyfriend

An OnlyFans model with two million followers on Instagram has been arrested in connection with the stabbing death of her boyfriend, her attorney has confirmed to Law&Crime. The detention of Courtney Clenney, also known online as Courtney Tailor, 26, was confirmed by attorney Frank Prieto. Prieto first confirmed the arrest to the Miami Herald on Wednesday afternoon.

Hot New Miami Rooftop & Restaurant: Klaw Miami

Hot new Miami restaurant alert! If you love seafood and beautiful views of Biscayne Bay, check out this hot new restaurant in Edgewater Miami. Their restaurant is located on the fourth floor. I checked out their rooftop happy hour on the 6th floor. We enjoyed cocktails, lobster rolls and oysters. Everything was delicious and I look forward to checking it out for dinner. Have you been?

Real estate in the metaverse: buying real-life and NFT properties

A Miami, Florida home is about to become the first property ever sold as a real-life house and as an NFT in the metaverse. NBC News’ Sam Brock takes a tour of the still-under-construction building and its digital counterpart. As virtual worlds become more popular, virtual land is quickly being bought up with cryptocurrency, sometimes for eye-popping figures.Aug. 10, 2022.

OnlyFans Model Courtney Clenney Facing Murder Charge Over Fatal Stabbing of Boyfriend

OnlyFans model Courtney Clenney has been arrested and charged with murder. According the Miami Herald, the 26-year-old influencer was taken into custody Wednesday following a four-month investigation into the death of Christian “Toby” Obumseli. Authorities say 26-year-old Clenney, who has amassed a large following on Instagram and OnlyFans, fatally stabbed her 27-year-old boyfriend on April 3 during a domestic dispute in their Miami apartment.