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Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos. (credit: US Coast Guard)

Coast Guard: Search For Missing Florida Teens Will Be Suspended At Sunset

The Coast Guard will suspend its search at sunset for two teenage fishermen who’ve been missing for a week, officials said Friday.

07/31/2015

Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos. (credit: US Coast Guard)

Coast Guard Continues Search For Missing Teens After Boat Found Off Florida

The Coast Guard scoured the waters off Florida on Monday, searching for any sign of two 14-year-old fishermen who disappeared three days earlier as they headed toward the Bahamas.

07/27/2015

Florida Dr. Salomon Melgen is charged in a corruption case along with New Jersey U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez. (Credit: CBS Miami)

Florida Doctor Charged With Sen. Menendez Expected To Be Released In Separate Case

A Florida doctor charged with corruption alongside U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) was expected to be released after more than 11 weeks in jail Thursday, under a bond agreement reached Thursday.

07/02/2015

Blacktip Shark

Truck Bringing Sharks To New York Aquarium Crashes In Florida; 1 Shark Dead

A semi-trailer truck transporting five sharks to the New York Aquarium at Coney Island crashed Wednesday while headed up Interstate 95 in Florida.

06/10/2015

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Travel Guide To Florida’s Everglades

Here’s a practical guide for where to stay, where to dine and what to see in the Florida Everglades

05/27/2015

Florida Dr. Salomon Melgen is charged in a corruption case along with New Jersey U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez. (Credit: CBS Miami)

Eye Doctor Charged With Sen. Menendez Now Indicted In Florida Fraud Scheme

The Florida doctor charged in a corruption case along with U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) was indicted in his home state Tuesday in a 76-count Medicare fraud scheme.

04/14/2015

An American flag (Photo: CBS 2)

Flags Flown At Half-Staff In New Jersey For Marine Killed In Florida Helicopter Crash

Gov. Chris Christie ordered flags on Monday lowered in memory of Capt. Stanford Henry Shaw III.

03/23/2015

FILE - A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter. (Photo: MASSOUD HOSSAINI/AFP/GettyImages)

2 Marines From Tri-State Area Among 7 Killed In Florida Helicopter Crash

Two special forces Marines from the Tri-Stata area are among seven who were killed when a Black Hawk helicopter crashed into the waters off Florida during a routine training mission in dense fog.

03/13/2015

NYPD Officer Albert Mammon jumped in to help save a teenage swimmer in Florida. (credit: CBS2)

NYPD Officer On Vacation In Florida Helps Rescue Teen From Water

A New York City police officer was relaxing on a Florida beach last weekend when he suddenly found himself back in action.

02/26/2015

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2 New Jersey Man, Florida Woman Accused In Counterfeit Check Scam

Two northern New Jersey men and a woman from Florida stood accused Wednesday of stealing $700,000 from various banks in several states through a counterfeit check scheme.

02/25/2015

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How To Plan Your Best Spring Break Ever

Consider these five helpful tips to help you plan for an unforgettable spring break vacation.

02/06/2015

The Melbourne Square Mall where a New Jersey chef and restaurant owner was killed. (credit: CBS2)

Man Shot To Death In Florida Mall Identified As NJ Restaurateur

A man shot to death inside a Florida mall this weekend has been identified as a well-known New Jersey chef and restaurant owner.

01/21/2015

Rob Konrad (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Rob Konrad, Former NFL Fullback, Swims 9 Miles After Falling Off Boat

The U.S. Coast Guard said that Konrad had gone fishing alone Wednesday after being dropped off at a Boca Raton dock. Friends became concerned after he didn’t meet them for dinner.

01/09/2015

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Authorities: Former New York Cop Shot, Killed In Florida

Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday.

12/21/2014

Members of the Brick City Lions youth football team of Newark. (Credit: CBS2)

Newark Youth Football Team Seeks Donations To Play In National Tournament

As we get ready to celebrate the holidays, there is a championship football team in Newark with one holiday wish.

11/26/2014

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