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NTSB: Financial Pressures Added to Pilot's Decision to Fly Ill-Fated Organ Transport Flight

Financial pressures likely contributed to a helicopter pilot's decision to continue flying through deteriorating weather before crashing in north Florida, killing a Mayo Clinic heart surgeon and technician on their way to retrieve a heart for transplant in 2011, according to a report from the National Transportation Safety Board.

Posted Tuesday, June 18, 2013

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Florida Deck Collapse Plunges Many into Water

24 patients transported to area hospitals after collapse at waterfront restaurant.

Posted Friday, June 14, 2013

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Face-Chewing Victim Recovering in Miami

A homeless man whose face was mostly chewed off in a bizarre attack last year appears to be mostly at peace with his disfigurement, strumming a guitar, making jokes and thanking people for their donations to help pay for his care.

Posted Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Prom-Bound Students Help Crash Victims in Florida

Tuxedo-clad and gowned seniors heading to prom stopped to help the victims of a rollover crash on Interstate 595 in Florida.

Posted Thursday, May 16, 2013

Florida Firefighter/Paramedic Helps Triage Injured at Boston Marathon

Cunningham told passers-by to use T-shirts as tourniquets.

Posted Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Fla. Girl, 2, Run Over by Lawn Mower

Girl's feet severed at the ankles; left hand injured but intact.

Posted Thursday, April 11, 2013

Propellers Cut Florida Boater’s Legs

Patient was airlifted to Miami with non-life-threatening injuries.

Posted Thursday, March 28, 2013

Florida Boy Impaled on Spiked Fence

10-year old fell while reaching for a mango in a tree.

Posted Thursday, March 28, 2013

Video: Workers Injured When Giant Screen Collapses Onto Miami Stage

One listed in critical condition, another in serious condition.

Posted Friday, March 15, 2013


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