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Fabiola Santiago: Cameras on cops cannot replace common sense, caring

In a world enamored with caught-on-video images, you can pick your viral poison: bubble gum or outrage.

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    Campaign 2014 | Congressional District 26

    Miami GOP congressional candidates spar over key issues

    In a TV show to be aired Sunday, four of the five contenders revealed disagreements over gay marriage, immigration and sea-level rise.

  • Heart program accredited

    Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood recently earned certification from The Joint Commission, the nation’s largest healthcare accrediting group, for a cardiac therapy program designed to treat patients with end-stage heart failure who are not eligible for a transplant — making Memorial the first hospital in Broward County to receive the designation.

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A Campbellsville Fire Department truck with the ladder extended remained at the scene where two firefighters were injured during an ice bucket challenge during a fundraiser for ALS on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Campbellsville, Ky. Officials say the ladder got too close to a power line and electricity traveled to the ladder, electrocuting the firefighters.

    Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

    Four firefighters were injured — two seriously — when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they helped college students take part in an ice bucket challenge, police said Thursday.

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    Barcelona soccer academy coming to Fort Lauderdale

    The Barcelona soccer club is opening an academy in Broward. The goal: Brand the club in fledgling U.S. players’ minds.

  • Fade to black: Leonard Maltin ending movie guides

    The closing credits are rolling for Leonard Maltin's movie guides.

  • St. Louis police release video of shooting

    The St. Louis police chief has released 911 audio, surveillance video and cellphone video of the fatal shooting of a knife-wielding man, acknowledging that tensions in nearby Ferguson have created a need for greater transparency when it comes to officer-involved shootings.

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Palestinian doctors treat children wounded in an Israeli airstrike on a building, at the treatment room of al Najar hospital in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.

    Israel kills 3 Hamas military commanders in Gaza

    Israel stepped up its campaign against Gaza's ruling Hamas on Thursday, killing three of the group's senior military commanders in an airstrike that pulverized a four-story home, the second such attack targeting top leaders in two days.

  • 122 South Florida companies make Inc. 5000 list

    Inc. magazine unveiled its annual list of fastest-growing private companies in America on Wednesday, and 122 companies from the Miami metropolitan area made the cut.

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