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    Donald Trump says Americans are being too politically correct about Muslims and should drop their fears of profiling.

    "If they thought there was something wrong with that group and they saw what was happening, and they didn't want to call the police because they didn't want to be profiling, I think that's pretty bad," the Republican presidential front-runner said Sunday on CBS' "Face the Nation."

    "People are dead. A lot of people are dead right now," Trump said. "So everybody wants to be politically correct, and that's part of the problem that we have with our country."

    But fellow GOP presidential candidate Chris Christie argued the opposite on Sunday.

    "The fact is we don't need to be profiling in order to be able to get the job done here," he said on CBS' "Face the Nation."

    The New Jersey governor suggested a game plan of "increased surveillance (and) creating relationships with mosques in the Muslim American community across the country."

    "We did that after 9/11 and prevented attacks in New Jersey and all across the country," he said.

    Trump also argued that the families of terrorists and suspects should face more scrutiny. He said that the wives of the September 11, 2001, attackers "knew exactly what was happening."

    He said he doesn't believe the sister of Syed Rizwan Farook, who law enforcement officials have identified as one of the shooters in the San Bernardino, California, killings last week, had no idea what her brother planned and was saddened.

    "I probably don't believe the sister," Trump said.

    CBS anchor John Dickerson asked: "So you'd go after her?"

    "I would go after a lot of people and I'd find out whether or not they knew. I'd be able to find out. Because I don't believe the sister," Trump said.

    Dickerson asked whether Trump worries that he'd go too far and take actions that inspire more terrorists.

    "What's too far? What's too far? They're killing people," Trump said. "Whether it's what we just saw in California or in Paris. They're killing people, innocent people."

    Trump said he wants vigilance, "whether it's mosques or whatever it has to be," repeating his argument that some mosques should be monitored.

    Trump also said that he's eager for the end of President Barack Obama's second term because "the problem will get solved when he gets the hell out."


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    Brady Tess puts the palms of his 6-year-old hands on his forehead to help his thoughts and words come together.

    The first grader at Estates Elementary School is chatty. But he fights short-term memory loss and a speech impediment after two strokes.

    The youngster has a rare neurological condition, Moyamoya disease. A few hundred children are diagnosed with it worldwide every year.

    A scar on each side of his head are fresh from brain surgery at Boston Children's Hospital in October.

    That's where a pediatric neurosurgeon developed a surgical procedure for children with the disease, characterized by narrow blood vessels in the brain that brings heightened stroke risk.

    All Brady wants to do is rescue centipedes from the family lanai, eat mac 'n cheese for lunch and see Mickey Mouse at Disney World.

    He could barely contain his excitement for an upcoming family trip to Disney.

    The family has been to hell and back since June when Brady's father, Cpl. Dan Tess, with the Collier County Sheriff's Office, recognized stroke symptoms in Brady. That was four days after the youngster's sixth birthday. He had a second stroke Halloween weekend.

    "He's just getting back in the groove," his mother, Kristy Tess, 38, said this past week.

    The Tesses are grateful to family, friends and co-workers who have helped over the last six months and raised money for expenses such as airfare and hotel rooms, which are not covered by insurance.

    "Because of the Moyamoya (disease), he still has a 90 percent chance of having more strokes," his mother said. "It will go down after two years to 45 percent. He will always be susceptible to having strokes."

    An older son, Trevor, 9, has had to watch his little brother go through so much, she said.

    Life changed in a blink

    On the last day of Cub Scouts camp June 17, Brady held his certificate in his left hand, even though he is right-handed. That evening his right leg became weak. He fell to the floor.

    "He just staggered like he was drunk," his mother said. "My husband said he had had a stroke and we took him to North Naples Hospital."

    Strokes in children are very different from strokes in adults, but do account for 5 percent to 10 percent of all strokes, Dr. Britt Stroud, a pediatric neurologist with Golisano Children's Hospital in Fort Myers, said.

    The first symptom of Moyamoya disease, which primarily affects children, is often transient ischemic attacks (called mini-strokes) which result in weakness or paralysis on one side of the body, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

    Diseased blood vessels are among the causes of strokes in kids, Stroud, the local pediatric neurologist, said.

    Adults are commonly treated with clot buster medicines, well supported in studies, but the use of clot busters is not well established in children, he said.

    "Due in part to the relatively rare nature of pediatric stroke, there is not yet enough data in the literature to base consensus care guidelines," Stroud said.

    However, a pediatric stroke trial is ongoing where 17 academic centers across the United States and are collecting data on pediatric stroke in a standardized fashion, he said.

    "We are hopeful that the data collected over the years will help guide best practice," he said. "Currently much of stroke treatment depends on the cause if it is found."

    At the hospital in North Naples, Brady was put on fluids and given aspirin. An MRI confirmed a stroke and he and his mother went by air ambulance to All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg.

    More tests led to the diagnosis of Moyamoya disease, where the major carotid arteries in the neck are compromised and blood flow to the base of the brain is constricted.

    The brain tries to compensate for the reduced blood flow by growing thin vessels. Japanese scientists who first described the disease said the images of the tiny vessels on an angiogram look like a "puff of smoke," which translates to "moyamoya" in Japanese.

    Because the disease is so rare, its causes are not fully understood but experts believe genetics may be a factor.

    Brain surgery in Boston

    The Tesses learned about pediatric neurosurgeons at Boston Children's who developed a surgery that is effective. Brady had the surgery Oct. 20 in Boston.

    More than 400 children and adults with Moyamoya have been treated successfully, according to the Boston hospital.

    The surgery involves taking a donor vessel and connecting it to the surface of the brain to increase blood flow to the brain. In Brady's case, he needed the surgery on both sides of his brain.

    "(The vessels) become a new source of blood to his brain," his mother said. "They start to grow in six to eight weeks."

    Post discharge instructions included 42 ounces daily of fluid so he stays hydrated and a daily aspirin.

    "It (is) a very big chore for a 6-year-old," his mother said of the fluid intake. "He hates it."

    Brady went trick-or-treating on Halloween but the next morning he couldn't move his left hand. His left lip was drooping. Looking back, he may have had a mini-stroke but they got an aspirin in him and were back at NCH North Naples.

    After consulting with doctors at All Children's, Brady and his mother were flown to Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital in Miami. After a six-day hospital stay, he is now on aspirin twice a day and 45 ounces of fluid.

    That is working better for Brady, his mother said. Soup and gravy count, so does chocolate milk, Gatorade and sweet tea.

    With each passing day, Brady's parents are counting on the vessels that were transplanted to the surface of his brain to provide a better pathway of blood flow. His soft brown hair is growing slowly around the scars.

    Brady missed a lot of school this fall but is now back for half days.

    The ordeal of Brady's illness has meant getting stronger as a family.

    "I've had my moments when I break down," she said. "You've just got to stay strong."

    (A family friend established a GoFundMe account for Brady Tess at www.gofundme.com.)

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    Information from: Naples (Fla.) Daily News, http://www.naplesnews.com


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    A northeast Florida woman has been charged with murder after police found the decomposing body of her boyfriend on a sealed-in porch at her house.

    The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says 41-year-old Tammy Shereese Wright-Conner was arrested Thursday after the body's discovery.

    Authorities say the body was that of 48-year-old Ronald Trotter.

    Police Lt. Steve Gallaher told the Florida Times-Union (http://bit.ly/1XGeAx2 ) that Trotter went to Wright-Conner's house after an argument with his wife on May 25.

    Trotter's body was found on the rickety porch June 10 after neighbors noticed a stench.

    Police say the porch had windows sealed with plastic and sheets taped to the walls.

    Wright-Conner was not available for comment because she was in custody, and her appointed public defender could not be reached.


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    Western Kentucky and South Florida are heading to the Miami Beach Bowl on Dec. 21.

    Western Kentucky (11-2) won the Conference USA title and features quarterback Brandon Doughty, who leads the nation with 45 touchdown passes for the Hilltoppers this season.

    South Florida (8-4) finished on a four-game winning streak, and the Bulls have a chance for their first nine-win season since 2007. USF has won the last four meetings between the schools, the last of those coming in 2010.

    The game is played at Marlins Park -- about a 15-minute drive from Miami Beach.

    Last season, the bowl debuted with Memphis topping BYU, 55-48.

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    No. 1 Clemson will face No. 4 Oklahoma in the College Football Playoff semifinal at the Orange Bowl on New Year's Eve.

    ESPN unveiled the College Football Playoff selection committee rankings Sunday, officially cementing what many already anticipated -- that Clemson, Alabama, Michigan State and Oklahoma are in.

    There was little doubt that Clemson (13-0) was South Florida-bound after defeating North Carolina on Saturday for the Atlantic Coast Conference championship, but the question remained which team the Tigers would meet.

    In the end, Big Ten Conference champion and third-ranked Michigan State (12-1) was paired with Southeastern Conference champion and second-ranked Alabama (12-1) in the semifinal at the Cotton Bowl, sending Oklahoma (11-1) back to Florida for a second straight bowl meeting against the Tigers.

    Clemson demolished the Sooners, 40-6, in last year's Russell Athletic Bowl in Orlando.

    "I've been on both sides," Clemson coach Dabo Swinney told reporters in a media conference call hours after the bowl pairings were announced. "We had a great day that day last year. You know, that was a very evenly matched game that just got away from Oklahoma with some turnovers and things like that."

    The Tigers have held the No. 1 ranking for much of this season for the first time since winning the 1981 national championship against Nebraska in the Orange Bowl. Not even the Danny Ford-led Tigers of 1981 won as many games as the 2015 Clemson team, which will need to win twice more in order to hoist the national championship trophy.

    That starts at Sun Life Stadium, where the Tigers defeated Ohio State, 40-35, in their last Orange Bowl appearance two seasons ago.

    Clemson has defeated three ranked teams -- Notre Dame, Florida State and North Carolina -- thus far en route to its best season in school history. Led by Heisman Memorial Trophy candidate and ACC player of the year Deshaun Watson, the sophomore quarterback has thrown for 3,512 yards and 30 touchdowns while rushing for another 887 yards and 11 touchdowns.

    "He'll be a challenge to get ready for," Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops said.

    Watson was injured during last year's bowl game, so the Sooners have yet to face the ACC's top passer and top rusher among quarterbacks. Stoops admitted that his team may be more motivated to win after last year's poor showing, and winning against the No. 1 team in the country would be that much more vindicating.

    "You find motivation in all of it," Stoops said.

    Oklahoma has a Heisman candidate of its own in junior quarterback Baker Mayfield. The former walk-on has passed for 3,389 yards and 35 touchdowns against just five interceptions this season.

    Mayfield will be challenged by Clemson's defense, which ranks seventh nationally. The Tigers are second in tackles for loss (108) and fifth in team sacks (38).

    Oklahoma won the Big 12 Conference outright for the first time since 2010. The only blemish to Oklahoma's season was an October loss to rival Texas in Dallas.  Even in the loss, Mayfield completed 20-of-28 passes for 211 yards and a touchdown.

    While Clemson's place in the national championship hunt was never in doubt, Stoops said he was appreciative of the opportunity that his team might not otherwise have had under the former Bowl Championship Series system.

    "I think we're headed in a positive direction," Stoops said, adding that he believes in the bowl system and doesn't want to see them diminished by an expanded playoff field.

    Oklahoma's ground game is led by running backs Samaje Perine and Joe Mixon, who have combined for more than 2,000 rushing yards and 22 rushing touchdowns. Oklahoma's defense also ranks seventh nationally in interceptions (19). Watson has been intercepted 11 times this season.

    "All these teams are capable of winning on any given day, and that's why we're in the final four," Swinney said.

    That's also why he's thankful to have a player like Watson on his team.

    "Great players are at their best in crunch time and you rise to the occasion, and that's what he's done all year long for this team," Swinney said.

    Perhaps the biggest surprise with the College Football Playoff announcements was the order of the top four teams. Oklahoma, which had been No. 3 in the penultimate selection committee rankings, dropped a spot to No. 4, eliminating a bowl rematch with Alabama. The Sooners defeated the Crimson Tide, 45-31, in the 2014 Sugar Bowl.

     "I could care less about (being ranked) 3 or 4," Stoops said. "If you're good enough to win, you're gonna have to play, you know, the next best team that won the next game, so you're not avoiding anybody once you get in this situation."

    In the second season of the College Football Playoff, an ACC school is among the top four as the nation's only undefeated team. Florida State was ranked third in last year's playoff, losing to Oregon in a semifinal game at the Rose Bowl.

    Clemson will be the first ACC champion to appear in the Orange Bowl -- the ACC champion's traditional home -- since the 2012 season. The Tigers replaced eventual national champion Florida State as the ACC representative in the final season of the BCS, while Georgia Tech took Florida State's spot last season after the Seminoles qualified for the inaugural playoff.

    The Tigers currently own the nation's longest winning streak at 16 games, but Swinney knows how difficult of a task it can be to remain unscathed, especially against this level of competition. It's something he has stressed to his players as they prepare for Oklahoma.

    "You know, last week's plays don't win this weekend and last year's success doesn't win this year," Swinney said. "You know, this is a new team. They're a new team. We've had a great season. They’ve had a great season. This will be two final-four teams playing high-level football. It'll come down to a few plays."

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    A 2-year-old child is rushed to the hospital after being found in a pool.


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    Two teenage girls are at Jackson's Ryder Trauma Center with serious injuries after a crash in Miami.


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    A man who was killed Saturday in an officer-involved shooting has been identified.

    Police said David W. Winesett, 51, allegedly attempted to rob a Bank of America at 1414 Alton Road.

    After police received calls about the incident, Winesett was seen entering the Razzle Dazzle Barber Shop on Alton Road. Winesett refused to exit the barber shop. Police said that's when he emerged with a straight edge razor in his hand.

    "At some point during that confrontation, he did raise his hand with a straight edge razor in it, and he was shot," Miami Beach Police Chief Dan Oates said.

    According to the Miami Beach Police Department, Winesett had been in the custody of the Federal Bureau of Prisons two days prior to the shooting. He had been relocated to a prisoner rehabilitation center which houses prisoners completing their sentence.

    Police said at the time of the robbery Winesett was considered an escapee from the facility.

    Winesett was completing a 151-month sentence for bank robberies committed in Florida. His criminal history includes:

    Purchase, possession or sale of marijuanaDepositing bad checksTheft by takingTheft and possession of stolen propertyExtortionBank robberies

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  • 12/07/15--23:00: On this day: December 8
  • FDR reflects on a "day which will live in infamy," John Lennon is gunned down, the Grateful Dead break up, and the FBI releases its files on Frank Sinatra, all on this day.


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    Can't get enough of fresh fruits and veggies? Before you take your next bite, be sure to check out the Environmental Working Group's annual "Dirty Dozen" list, which ranks produce most likely to be contaminated with pesticides.


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    Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputies swept Coral Shores High Monday morning, following an unconfirmed report of a white male, "possibly carrying something resembling a gun," MCSO spokeswoman Becky Herrin said.

    According to Herrin, deputies who were already at the school, initiated a campus lockdown and began clearing the building just before 7:50 a.m.

    "The incident at the school started when a report was received at 7:48 a.m. of a possible armed subject seen at the school," Herrin said. "The School Resource Officer assigned to the school worked with school administrators to initiate a lock down of students and teachers and then immediately began searching, beginning with the media room where the armed subject was reportedly seen."

    Herrin said authorities had checked each room by 10 a.m. and fond no sign of suspicious activity or any suspicious person.

    The school lockdown has since been lifted.

    "We are, of course, relieved that this turned out to be a false alarm but it is important we all treat any report seriously," Sheriff Rick Ramsay said. "The safety of children in our schools and our community remains the highest priority to all of us here at the Sheriff's Office."

    Parents are now allowed to pick up their children at the school if they wish.

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    A pair of car burglars targeted an underground garage in Coral Gables over the weekend, police said.

    Alejandro Rodriguez, 19, and John Gomez, 18, were arrested Sunday on charges of vehicle burglary and petit theft.

    According to police, the two men entered an underground garage at 6815 Edgewater Drive just after 3 a.m. and broke into several cars.

    Video surveillance showed a gold 2004 Nissan Altima, owned by one of the suspect's mothers, inside the garage. Both men were later found by detectives at their homes in Miami and Hialeah and taken to the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center.

    Police said they are still trying to determine whether the pair were involved in any other crimes.

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    Miami-Dade police are searching for a man who shot a convenience store clerk multiple times.

    The shooting was reported at about 6:30 a.m. Monday at the Shapon Food Mart at 29601 SW 162nd Ave.

    The victim, identified as Sikeer Aktaruzzaman, 69, was airlifted to Kendall Regional Medical Center, where he is listed in critical condition.

    A friend who works at a gas station near the victim said Aktaruzzaman has owned the food mart for 13 years and is from Bangladesh. Huda Mohammad said Aktaruzzzman opens the store each day and works until noon when his two sons take over.

    "It's very unfortunate that it happened because I'm working in the gas station and we're working from day into night," Mohammad said.

    According to Mohammad, Aktaruzzaman was shot three times and underwent surgery.

    One of the victim's sons told Local 10 News reporter Erica Rakow that he does not know whether his father was shot during an attempted robbery or whether anything was taken from the store.  

    Detective also said the motive remains unclear at this time. The gunman was only described by police as a black male.

    Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. 

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    State records show 20 violations, including roach activity, at Kiddie Catering Gym Gourmet in Opa-locka, a place parents can rent for parties.

    Records also show a rodent issue at Heart Rock Sushi in Fort Lauderdale.

    Below is a list of places and some of their violations. All the places listed below have been allowed to re-open following an ordered clean up and re-inspection.

    ***Kiddie Catering Gym Gourmet

    3845 NW 125th St.

    Opa-locka

    Ordered shut Dec. 1

    20 violations found

    "Roach activity present as evidenced by live roaches found. Approximately 70 plus in kitchen area, and by 3 compartments sink."

    "Accumulation of black/green mold-like substance in the interior of the ice machine. Nonfood containers in direct contact with ice."

    "Certified Food Manager or person in charge lacks knowledge of foodborne illnesses and symptoms of illness that would prevent an employee from working with food, clean equipment and utensils, and single-service items.'

    "Dish machine not sanitizing properly. Discontinue use of dish machine for sanitizing and set up manual sanitization until dish machine is repaired and sanitizing properly."

    "Potentially hazardous (time/temperature control for safety) hot held at less than 135 degrees Fahrenheit or above. Beef, plant food, reheated at 165°f."

    ***Heart Rock Sushi

    1970 E. Sunrise Blvd.

    Fort Lauderdale

    Ordered shut Dec. 3

    16 violations found

    "Rodent activity present as evidenced by rodent droppings found. 16 fresh rodent Droppings on top of dish machine in kitchen across from cook line. 6 fresh rodent droppings under three compartment sink next to dish machine in kitchen. 2 fresh rodent droppings on top of side counter behind sushi bar 6 fresh rodent droppings on floor under wood crate behind sushi bar. 4 fresh rodent droppings on floor in dry storage."

    "Roach excrement and/or droppings present, next to coolers at sushi bar along corner down to the floor."

    "Dead roaches on premises. 1 dead roach on floor behind sushi bar."

    "Raw fish cold held at greater than 41 degrees Fahrenheit. Salmon 50°F, Tuna 47°F, white fish 46°F, placed all fish on ice."

    "Potentially hazardous (time/temperature control for safety) food identified in the written procedure as a food held using time as a public health control has no time marking and the time removed from temperature control cannot be determined. See stop sale. Rice at sushi bar. 90°F."

    "Nonexempt fish offered raw or undercooked has not undergone proper parasite destruction. Fish must be fully cooked or discarded. Escolar wild caught , wahoo wild caught delivered by Floribbean Seafood on 11.27.15 and invoice states the following on the bottom : All Seafood are to be fully cooked prior to human consumption."

    ***La Plancha

    10404 W. Flagler St.

    Sweetwater

    Ordered shut Dec. 4

    7 violations found

    "Roach activity present as evidenced by live roaches found. Observed approximately 20 live roaches under prep table, steamer and behind cooler."

    ***Catalina Hotel Restaurant

    1732-1756 Collins Ave.

    Miami Beach

    Ordered shut Nov. 24

    16 violations found

    "Live, small flying insects in kitchen, food preparation area, or food storage area."

    "Live, small flying insects in kitchen, food preparation area, or food storage area."

    "Roach activity present as evidenced by approximately 10 plus live roaches found in the kitchen area."

    "Clean glasses, cups, bowls, plates, pots and pans not stored inverted or in a protected manner."

    ***Mamacita's Kitchen

    13110 W. State Road 84

    Davie

    Ordered shut Dec 3.

    13 violations found

    "Roach activity present as evidenced by 6 live roaches found crawling on wall in dry storage area, 1 by rear door, 1 crawling on box of crackers, 2 crawling on floor by front door, 2 crawling behind reach in cooler in kitchen, 2 egg sac on floor by reach in freezer chest in kitchen, 1 crawling on kitchen floor, 20 plus under bag of sugar on shelf in kitchen, 2 crawling on bottles of cooking oil under prep table in kitchen, 2 nestled between wall and ceiling over reach in cooler in kitchen, 2 crawling on bag of flour under prep table, 2 crawling on box of oatmeal on shelf in kitchen, 20 plus in a Nike box under prep table used as storage in kitchen, 15 plus behind reach in freezer chest by entrance to front service area."

    "Roach excrement and/or droppings present, by wall in ware washing area and by dry storage area."

    "Observed 5 Dead roaches on premises in restroom, 2 dead on kitchen floor, 4 dead in light shield, in kitchen."

    "Live, small flying insects in kitchen, food preparation area, or food storage area."

    ***China Star

    4233 W. Commercial Blvd.

    Tamarac

    Ordered shut Dec. 1

    14 violations

    "Roach activity present as evidenced by live roaches found. Observed 10 live roaches in the kitchen by the cook line crawling on a power strip behind the flip top reach-in-cooler. 1 live on the floor by the steam table."

    "Dead roaches on premises. Observed 4 dead in the kitchen by the power strip behind the flip top reach-in-cooler on the cook line. 1 dead on the bottom shelf of the prep table."

    "Potentially hazardous (time/temperature control for safety) food thawed at room temperature. Observed frozen raw chicken thawing at room temperature in the kitchen **Repeat Violation**"

    "Potentially hazardous (time/temperature control for safety) food cold held at greater than 41 degrees Fahrenheit. Observed fresh garlic in oil 73° on a try in the kitchen **Repeat Violation**"

    "Potentially hazardous (time/temperature control for safety) hot held at less than 135 degrees Fahrenheit or above. Observed wonton soup 131° on the steam table **Repeat Violation**"

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    A 4-month-old puppy was returned to her owners after the media broadcasted surveillance video showing a boy stealing the dog from a Coral Springs home.

    The theft happened just after 11:30 a.m. Sunday at a home in the 4100 block of Northwest 78th Lane.

    The video shows the boy reaching over a chain-link fence in the back yard to play with the poodle mix, named Lily.

    He is then seen picking up the puppy and leaving the area.

    Lily’s owners, Cassandra Ruise and her sister, Crystal Ruise, said Lily had not yet been microchipped and she did not have a collar on at the time she was taken.

    The value of the puppy is $600.

    According to Coral Springs police spokesman Joe McHugh, Lily was returned Monday afternoon after the 13-year-old boy's mother turned her son in to police.

    Police said the boy saw the surveillance video and admitted to stealing the dog, saying that he took her because he knew that his mother would not buy him one.

    Police said the Ruise sisters refused to press charges against the boy and are just happy to have their puppy back.

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    An inmate at the Monroe County Detention Center on Stock Island faces a charge of aggravated battery after he tried to strangle his cellmate for snoring too loudly, Monroe County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Becky Herrin said.

    A corrections deputy working in the cell block said he heard cries for help coming from one of the cells Saturday afternoon. When the deputy approached the cell, he saw Darvin Murillo, 30, sitting on top of David Reedy, 61, Herrin said.

    Murillo had a mesh laundry bag wrapped around Reedy's neck and was trying to strangle him, Herrin said.

    The deputy intervened and pulled Murillo off Reedy.

    Herrin said Murillo told the deputy he attacked his cellmate because he snored too loudly.

    Reedy said he woke up to find the bag around his neck. Reedy said he struggled with Murillo for several minutes before being able to scream for help.

    Murillo has been in jail since his May arrest on burglary and criminal mischief charges. Herrin said he broke into a Marathon home while a couple and their child were sleeping inside.

    Reedy was arrested in January on a charge of violating sex offender registration requirements. He was treated for his injuries at the medical unit of the jail.

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    A man was found dead Monday inside a recreational vehicle camper that was parked at a Hallandale Beach Walmart, police spokeswoman Sonia Quinones said.

    According to Quinones, someone called 911 to report a suspicious smell that was coming from inside the small RV at 2551 E. Hallandale Beach Blvd.

    Quinones said detectives believe that the man may have been dead for a few days.

    Circumstances leading up to his death were not immediately known. The cause of death will be determined by the Medical Examiner's Office.

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    Zoo Miami closed its doors to the public Monday because of high levels of flooding at the park from record rainfall over the weekend.

    Zoo Miami spokesman Ron Magill said some public walkways were under water.

    "In addition, because many of the zoo exhibits use moats as barriers between the animals and visitors, those exhibits cannot be opened," Magill said in a statement. "For potentially dangerous animals such as carnivores and primates, the high water levels create a bridge that the animals could possibly swim across which presents an obvious danger and concern."

    According to Magill, the high water levels also pose a drowning threat to certain animals such as antelope and other hoofstock.

    Employees are expected to work throughout the day to try to bring the water levels down, however Magill said it would be difficult as more rain is forecast throughout the day.

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    "I've been here for 36 years working for the zoo and I have never even seen something close to this in November and December," Magill said. "These weather patterns have changed dramatically. This rain is historic as far as the zoo is concerned."

    About 3,000 animals call Zoo Miami home. Most have been moved to elevated areas, where they will remain until their exhibits dry out.

    The zoo will remain closed to the public until water levels at the park recede to the point where employees feel it does not pose any further safety threat to the animals or guests. Zoo officials said it's unlikely that the park will reopen Tuesday.

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    A graphic video showing Miami Beach police fatally shoot a bank robbery suspect over the weekend will be key in determining whether the police-involved shooting was justified.

    According to police, David Winesett, 51, attempted to rob a Bank of America branch at 1414 Alton Road on Saturday and was later seen entering the Razzle Dazzle Barber Shop on Alton Road.

    After police received calls about the incident, Winesett was seen banging on the windows of the the Razzle Dazzle Barber Shop on Alton Road before walking in and grabbing a straight-edge razor. Police said Winesett initially refused to exit the barber shop, but he later came outside shirtless and holding the razor in his hand.

    The video shows one officer deploy his Taser as soon as Winesett raises his arm, demanding orders to drop the razor.

    Almost simultaneously, another officer fires two shots at Winesett.

    "He's refusing police commands, he's got the razor up here (and) he just did this when he turned around," retired Hialeah police officer Walter Philbrick told Local 10 News. "He is a danger to all four officers there."

    According to detectives, shortly before the shooting Winesett had handed a bank teller a note demanding cash and threatening that he had a bomb on him.

    No bomb was ever found.

    Miami Beach police Detective Kathleen Prieto said Winesett had been in the custody of the Federal Bureau of Prisons two days prior to the shooting. He had been relocated to a prisoner rehabilitation center which houses prisoners completing their sentence.

    Prieto said at the time of the robbery, Winesett was considered an escapee from the facility.

    Winesett was completing a 151-month sentence for bank robberies committed in Florida. His criminal history includes:

    * Purchase, possession or sale of marijuana

    * Depositing bad checks

    * Theft by taking

    * Theft and possession of stolen property

    * Extortion

    * Bank robberies

    The Miami-Dade Police Department and the State Attorney's Office is investigating the shooting.

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    Authorities are investigating after a minivan crashed into a restaurant in Plantation Monday afternoon.

    Sky 10 was above a shopping plaza at 1818 N. University Drive shortly after 2:30 p.m. as paramedics placed a woman on a stretcher and into an ambulance. The car was deep inside the restaurant.

    A man was also seen being examined by paramedics.

    Authorities said a man in his 40s, who is a regular at the Middle Eastern restaurant, possibly blacked out before the crash happened.

    According to a Plantation Fire Rescue spokesman Joel Gordon, two people were taken to Broward Health Medical Center and three people were taken to Westside Regional. He said the driver was among those injured in the crash and he suffered minor injuries.

    Two people who were dining inside the restaurant are listed in critical condition.

    The cause of the crash remains under investigation, but police said they believe the driver suffered from some kind of medical issue.

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