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Trump Expected to Address Supporters at Campaign Rally in Florida

After a month of arduous and, at times, turbulent governing, President Donald Trump is ready for what he really loves: Campaigning. While it is unclear what exactly Trump is campaigning for, the President will take to the road on Saturday, flying from Mar-A-Lago, his private club in Palm Beach, Florida, to Melbourne, Florida, where he will address what organizers expect ...

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75th Anniversary of Japanese Internment Brings Painful Memories, New Fears

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — Satsuki Ina was born behind barbed wire in a prison camp during World War II, the daughter of U.S. citizens forced from their home and locked up for years following Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor. Roughly 120,000 Japanese immigrants and Japanese-Americans were sent to camps across the West because the government claimed they might plot against ...

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Unbeaten During Road Trip, Panthers Visit Kings

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter LOS ANGELES (SportsDirect Inc.) — The Florida Panthers look to remain perfect on their five-game road trip when they visit the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday. Florida improved to 3-0-0 on its trek with Friday’s 4-1 triumph in Anaheim, scoring a total of 17 goals in the process as it sits one point behind Toronto for the second ...

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2017 Basketball Hall of Fame finalists: Chris Webber, Tracy McGrady headline nominees

The finalists for the Basketball Hall of Fame’s Class of 2017 were announced on Saturday during NBA All-Star Weekend. After getting snubbed in the past two years, Chris Webber finally made the cut as a finalist. Alongside him is fellow first-time finalist Tracy McGrady, and Tim Hardaway, who’s now a three-time finalist for enshrinement. “This is a surreal moment.” @realchriswebber ...

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Sources: ‘The Blind Sheikh,’ Convicted In NYC Bomb Plot, Dead At 78

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Omar Abdel-Rahman also known as the “blind Sheikh,” has died at a prison hospital at age 78, law enforcement sources told CBS2. Abdel-Rahman inspired the 1993 World Trade Center attack, a plot to blow up local landmarks and issued the Islamic ruling that Osama bin Laden used to justify 9/11. Rahman was convicted in 1995 for involvement in ...

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1 Dead, Another Injured In Shooting At South Side Nightclub

CHICAGO (CBS) – Chicago police are searching for the gunman involved in a deadly shooting at a South Side nightclub. Police responded early Saturday to a shooting at 50th and Ashland in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. Upon arrival, police found a 23-year-old man shot inside the club. He was pronounced dead at the scene with a gunshot wound ...

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Atlantic County Officer Injured After Crashing Into Utility Pole

PLEASANTVILLE, N.J. (CBS) — A police officer was injured after crashing her SUV into utility pole in Atlantic County, New Jersey. It happened around 5:30 a.m. Saturday along Route 9 near Adams Avenue in Pleasantville. Police say the officer lost control of the vehicle and slammed into a utility pole, taking it down. The unidentified officer suffered minor injuries. She ...

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SpaceX Flight Plans Delayed Because of Issues With Rocket

SpaceX aborted its flight plans Saturday due to issues with its rocket. The private space firm plans to try its unmanned mission to the international space station again at 9:38 am ET on Sunday. SpaceX decided to halt its launch plans Saturday in order to “take a closer look at positioning of the second stage engine nozzle,” the company tweeted. ...

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Donations Needed For LI Officer Severely Injured In Line Of Duty

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Donations are needed to help a Long Island police officer severely injured in the line of duty. Port Washington officer Michael McNulty suffered severe injuries when he was involved in a motorcycle accident while escorting an ambulance aiding a victim of cardiac arrest on Jan. 28, WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported. Chief Jim Salerno said ...

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Tree Crashes Down Onto Hollywood Hills Home

HOLLYWOOD HILLS (CBSLA.com) – A large pine tree came crashing down onto a house in the Hollywood Hills Saturday morning, bringing down power lines. The Los Angeles Fire Department reported that the tree came down sometime before 8:30 a.m. on a home in the 8700 block of West Arlene Terrace. High voltage wires were downed by the tree as well. ...

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Pre-Game Ceremony Will Honor Crosby For Reaching 1,000 Points

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Penguins will honor Sidney Crosby for reaching 1,000 points before Sunday’s game. The Penguins say they will honor the team captain in a brief pre-game ceremony before Sunday’s game at PPG Paints Arena. Crosby became the 86th player in NHL history to reach 1,000 career points during the first period of Thursday night’s game against ...

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Yankees Defeat Reliever Betances In Arbitration Case

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The New York Yankees beat Dellin Betances in the year’s final salary arbitration case, and the relief pitcher will be paid $3 million rather than his $5 million request. The decision gave teams an 8-7 edge in decisions this year, the most hearings since clubs won 10 of 16 decisions in 1994. Players won three ...

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Digital Device Searches At Border Fall Into Legal Gray Zone

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter PORTLAND, Ore. (CBSMiami/AP) — Watchdog groups keeping tabs on digital privacy rights are concerned that U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents are searching the phones and other digital devices of international travelers at border checkpoints in U.S. airports. The issue gained attention recently after at least three travelers, including a Canadian journalist, spoke out publicly about their experiences. ...

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Fire Breaks Out At Torrance Refinery

TORRANCE (CBSLA.com) – Crews quickly contained a fire that broke out at the Torrance Refinery early Saturday morning. Torrance Fire Department crews responded to the refinery located at 3700 W. 190th St. at 6:30 a.m., on a report of a pump failure that had caused a fire in the crude oil section. According to Torrance police, there was no offsite ...

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Major Caltrain Project Threatened By Question Over Federal Funding

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A massive Caltrain project to convert the commuter train system from diesel fuel to electric power was derailed when the Federal Transit Administration decided to hold up a nearly $650 million construction grant. The FTA said that it will defer a final decision about the money until the Trump Administration develops its 2018 fiscal year ...

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Celtics @ 7: Who Will Boston Target At The Trade Deadline?

BOSTON (CBS) – The NBA trade deadline is Thursday, and the Celtics have been attached to … everyone. So, what will Danny Ainge do? Is a Nets pick up for grabs? Avery Bradley? Marcus Smart? Will the C’s target a franchise star or a complementary piece to add rim-protection, rebounding, or shooting? “Celtics @ 7” host Adam Kaufman addressed those ...

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Last-Second Launch Delay For SpaceX At Historic Moon Pad

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter CAPE CANAVERAL (CBSMiami/AP) — Last-minute rocket trouble forced SpaceX to delay its inaugural launch from NASA’s historic moon pad on Saturday. SpaceX halted the countdown with just 13 seconds remaining. The problem with the second-stage thrust control actually cropped up several minutes earlier. With just a single second to get the Falcon rocket airborne, flight controllers could not ...

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Clash at Daytona 2017: Drivers, format, lineup, and starting grid for NASCAR’s opening event

NASCAR kicks off its 2017 season Saturday night at Daytona. Pick a cliché related to racing aggressively with little concern for the consequence if something goes awry and it’s applicable to Saturday night’s The Clash (8:25 p.m. ET, FS1), the season-opening exhibition race featuring a select field. The annual non-points event will see 17 drivers race on Daytona International Speedway’s ...

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Fatal Collision Closes All I-5 South Lanes at J Street

SACRAMENTO — All I-5 southbound lanes are closed at J Street due to a fatal collision. Sacramento Fire has confirmed two fatalities and one major injury. Traffic is being diverted off onto the Richards Blvd. exit. Crews are on the scene performing multiple extrications. Use an alternate route. Stay with FOX40 for updates on this story. UPDATE: 2 fatalities confirmed, 1 ...

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Thousands Still Without Power Throughout LA

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) – Crews were working frantically early Saturday morning to restore power to thousands of people throughout the Los Angeles area following Friday’s devastating storm. As of 6 a.m. Saturday, 57,318 customers with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power were without electricity. At the height of the storm Friday, 82,000 people were left in the dark. ...

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Authorities Put Out Fire at Torrance Refinery After Explosion

Crews put out a fire at Torrance Refining Co. complex early Saturday after an explosion, officials said. The incident was reported about 6 a.m. The city of Torrance later sent out a notification saying that Torrance fire and police officials responded to the incident. The Los Angeles Times reported that there was no immediate threat to the public during the ...

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3 Saved From Burning Car In Fiery DWI Crash On Long Island

ISLIP TERRACE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Suffolk County police rescued three people from a burning car in Islip Terrace early Saturday morning. Police say Jon Moser, 27, of Shirley was intoxicated when he crashed his 2008 Nissan sedan carrying two other passengers into a concrete divider on the Craig B. Gariepy Avenue and Sunrise Highway North Service road at around 3:36 a.m. ...

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CPD: 2 Killed, 8 Wounded In Shootings To Start Holiday Weekend

CHICAGO (CBS) — Two people were killed and at least eight more, including a 13-year-old boy, were wounded in South and West side shootings to start the President’s Day holiday weekend, according to Chicago Police. The latest killing happened about 4:30 a.m. in Back of the Yards, where officers responded to a call of a person shot in the 4500 ...

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Man Charged With Murder In Heart Of Chicago Arson

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man has been charged with setting a garage fire last fall in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood that left a 59-year-old man dead. Thomas Stafford, 23, faces counts of first-degree murder and aggravated arson for the Sept. 16, 2016, blaze in the 2100 block of West 21st Street, according to Chicago Police. Firefighters found Venancio Veracruz ...

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2 Teens Wounded, 1 Critically, In North Austin Shooting

CHICAGO (CBS) — Two boys — ages 13 and 16 — were wounded in a shooting in the North Austin neighborhood on the West Side, leaving the younger critically wounded. At 11:24 p.m., they were walking in the 5100 block of West Concord when they heard shots and realized they’d been struck, according to Chicago Police. The 13-year-old boy was ...

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Man Charged With Murder In Shooting Of 2-Year-Old Lavontay White

CHICAGO — A man has been charged with murder in connection with the Valentine’s Day triple shooting that left 2-year-old Lavontay White and his 26-year-old uncle dead — and injured a pregnant woman. Devon Swan, 26, has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the shooting, Chicago Police announced Saturday morning. Police said additional arrests are expected, and the ...

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Amtrak Cop Charged With Murder Bonds Out Of Jail

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chad Robertson had already bolted — and was at least 75 feet away — when Amtrak police officer LaRoyce Tankson unholstered his gun, crouched down and fired, sending Robertson crashing face-first to the ground, a Cook County judge was told Friday. Not one of four witnesses saw Robertson with a weapon on that Feb. 8 night at ...

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‘Golden Girls’-Inspired Café Now Open

By Jessica Moskowitz NEW YORK (CNN) — “Golden Girls” fans now have the perfect place to gather with pals and confidants. Rue La Rue Café, which celebrates the popular TV series that starred Betty White, Bea Arthur, Estelle Getty and Rue McClanahan, has opened in New York City. The café features memorabilia ranging from McClanahan’s 1987 Emmy Award to a ...

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Three women arrested following traffic stop

MUNCIE, Ind. (WISH) Three women are in custody following a traffic stop that led to the discovery of drugs. It happened just after 9:30 p.m. Friday night when an officer spotted a vehicle with a headlight out. After stopping the vehicle, authorities became suspicious of the behavior of the driver and two passengers. Further investigation found methamphetamine, pills and other ...

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