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WATCH: Livestream Captures Bonded Eagle Pair Rebuilding Nest Together After a Storm

Coming to you live from Florida, are two bald eagles in the middle of some serious fall cleaning. On Wednesday, Zoo Miami announced the launch of their live Bald Eagle Cam on Facebook, sharing that the Florida facility worked with Wildlife Rescue of Dade County and Modern Day Tech Solutions "to install a custom-made platform along with a state-of-the-art camera system that will allow anyone to observe the nest any time, 24 hours a day."
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Homeless mother arrested for leaving daughter with strangers in hospital says she was trying to give her new life

A Florida woman has been arrested and charged with child abandonment after allegedly leaving her two-year-old daughter with two strangers at a hospital and not returning. Carolina Vizcarra, 33, was accused of leaving her two-year-old daughter with two strangers – one of whom happened to be an off-duty police officer – at Miami’s Mercy Hospital, saying she was going to use the restroom. Police say she did not return.Ms Vizcarra was arrested and later charged with one count of child abandonment, after detectives received a call saying a woman was looking for a baby girl. The caller provided a...
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COVID-19 Deaths Near 58,000 As Hospitalizations Drop

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – Nearly 58,000 Florida residents have died of COVID-19 since the pandemic started in early 2020, according to a report released Friday by the state Department of Health. The report listed 57,859 deaths as of Thursday. That was up from 56,667 in a report issued last week. Lags...
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Wounded veterans ride motorcycles through Florida Keys

MARATHON, Fla — A motorcycle riding experience through the Florida Keys has provided camaraderie, emotional support and mental rejuvenation for a group of veterans as part of a Wounded Warrior Project program called Rolling Project Odyssey. Thursday morning, the veterans started their day with a morning interactive dolphin experience at...

Miami Commission Votes Unanimously To Fire Police Chief Art Acevedo

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami city commissioners voting five-to-nothing to fire embattled police chief Art Acevedo, on the job barely a hair over six months. It was an emotional day for the city’s short-lived top cop, tearing up as he read from a prepared statement, “There are many quality men and women in this department. I want them to know I admire them and will continue to support them and fight for them.”

Florida teacher says she’s pregnant after her arrest for having sex with student

DORAL, Fla. — A school teacher in South Florida who is accused of engaging in a sexual relationship with an underage student reportedly told police she is pregnant. Heiry Calvi notified authorities of her pregnancy after being arrested last Thursday, Doral Police told People. Officials have not said who fathered the child.

Attacks on Catholic churches continue

The troubling trend of vandalism and defacement of Church properties has continued seemingly unabated. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, which has been tracking the attacks on their website, has now updated their list to include some 101 attacks on local parishes since May 2020. On September 30, 2021,...

City officials in Miami mull firing Police Chief Art Acevedo

Just more than six months into his tumultuous tenure as Miami police chief, city officials in Florida have announced their plans to suspend and fire once-lauded Art Acevedo. Miami’s city manager Art Noriega in a letters sent to Acevedo on Monday outlined the reasons for his impending suspension termination, including his failure to follow department protocol and making improper comments that have negatively impacted community relations. Noriega said the embattled police chief has also lost the confidence of his fellow officers.

Experts warn of possible "twindemic" of COVID-19 and flu this winter

Experts are warning we could see what they are calling a "twindemic" of COVID-19 and flu this coming winter. Millions of children get sick with the flu every year and tens of thousands are hospitalized with respiratory syncytial virus or RSV. Research being presented at an American Academy of Pediatrics conference shows pandemic precautions, like wearing masks and social distancing, helped stop the spread of flu and other common respiratory viruses last season.

Police: Teacher accused of having sex with 15-year-old student is pregnant

DORAL, Fla. (WKRC) - A teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old student is now pregnant, according to police. 41-year-old Heiry Calvi was arrested on Thursday and released Saturday after posting bond, CBS Miami reports. Calvi had taught the student at John I. Smith K-8 Center in...

Pregnant teacher arrested for having sex on camera with 15-yr-old student

A pregnant teacher has been arrested for allegedly having sex on camera with a 15-year-old student she once tutored – and sending the boy explicit photos. Heiry Calvi, 41, was removed from her Doral, Florida, classroom earlier this year after officers received a case referral from the Florida Department of Children and Families.

South Florida teacher arrested for having sex with underage student is pregnant

(The AEGIS Alliance) – A teacher in South Florida, age 41, that purportedly took part in an unacceptable relationship with a minor who used to attend a school apparently said to the authorities that she’s actually pregnant. The Doral Police Department informed People Magazine that Heiry Calvi, a teacher, notified...