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CRIME

Off-duty corrections officer hospitalized after being shot outside his South Dade home

An off-duty corrections officer is in stable condition after being shot outside his home Friday night during an armed robbery.

  • AIR TRAVEL

    Fueling system problem causes disruption at MIA

    A problem with the fueling system at Miami International Airport caused approximately two dozen flights to be delayed or diverted to other area airports on Saturday afternoon.

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Traffic in the southbound lanes of I-95 was completely blocked Saturday night due to a crash along the busy interstate.

    HIGHWAY CRASH

    I-95 crash, leaves one dead and snarls southbound traffic in Broward

    A horrific crash on I-95 just south of Hallandale Beach Blvd. in Broward County Saturday night has left one dead and forced the closure of all southbound lanes on the busy interstate, according to Mark Wysocky, a Florida Highway Patrol spokesperson.

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 <span class="cutline_leadin">CAMPAIGN TRAIL:</span> Florida Democratic gubernatorial nominee Charlie Crist greets supporters last Thursday during a party unity rally in Orlando. His campaign is heavily focused on South Florida.

    CAMPAIGN 2014

    Here is Charlie Crist's path to becoming Florida governor again

    Working on the Charlie Crist campaign for governor are a number of senior data crunchers who helped Obama for America implement the most sophisticated and successful voter targeting operation.

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French President Francois Hollande addresses the media at the end of an EU summit in Brussels, early Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. The European Union on Saturday warned that the apparent incursion of Russian troops on Ukrainian soil pushes the conflict closer to a point of no return, with new economic sanctions being drawn up to make Moscow reconsider its position.

    EU threatens Russia with more sanctions

    Despite tough rhetoric decrying Russia's increasing military involvement in Ukraine, European Union leaders on Sunday stopped short of imposing new sanctions against Moscow right away.

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FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2014 file photo, the Hilltop Women's Reproductive clinic is photographed in El Paso, Texas. A federal judge Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, threw out new Texas abortion restrictions that would have effectively closed more than a dozen clinics in the state. U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel sided with clinics that sued over one of the most disputed measures of a sweeping anti-abortion bill signed by Republican Gov. Rick Perry in 2013.

    Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

    Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen clinics from imminent closure.

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An armed group of men, not specified which group of rebels, gather at Syria's Quneitra border crossing between Syria and the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. It was unclear if the men were connected to an armed group that, the United Nations said, detained more than 40 U.N. peacekeepers during fighting in Syria early Thursday. The peacekeepers were detained on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights during a "period of increased fighting between armed elements and the Syrian Arab Armed Forces," the office of U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in a statement.

    Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

    Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday after the militants surrounded their encampment, activists and officials said, as the international organization risked being sucked further into the conflict.

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FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2012, file photo, Joan Rivers attends a screening of the Season 2 premiere of WE TV's "Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?" in New York. Two police officials say Rivers has been rushed in cardiac arrest from a doctor’s office to a New York City hospital, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.

    Daughter: Joan Rivers is in 'serious condition

    Joan Rivers remained in serious condition in a New York City hospital Friday, one day after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.

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British Prime Minister David Cameron deliver a report to the media in Downing Street, London, Friday Aug. 29, 2014.  The Home Secretary Theresa May has announced that UK's terror threat level is being raised from "substantial" to "severe" on Friday, meaning that a terrorist attack is considered highly likely.

    Cameron promises tough action to fight militants

    Prime Minister David Cameron pledged Friday to plug gaps in Britain's armory to combat terror, describing the extremist threat posed by the Islamic State group as being more dangerous than even that of al-Qaida.

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