Surfside survivor details harrowing escape, and chilling new recording captures sound of collapse

In chilling new video, we are now hearing the moments the Champlain Towers South began to fall, and we’re hearing from a woman who survivedRead More

3 Surfside survivors reflect on life after condo collapse on 1-year anniversary

Without exception, it has been a long and difficult road to recovery for those whose lives were upended by the collapse. Scores of lives wereRead More

Why did Champlain Towers South collapse? Next phase of ‘very complex’ federal investigation set to start

A U.S. agency is set to begin its next phase into the investigation into the Surfside condominium collapse amid sweeping changes in state condo lawsRead More

First responders look back at Surfside collapse; K-9 response team supports those affected

Friday marks the tragic one-year anniversary of the catastrophic condo collapse that killed 98 people. 7News is remembering Surfside. We caught up with the braveRead More

A Father’s Mission: After son survives condo collapse, man starts charity to help those with PTSD

For the first time, we’re hearing from the father whose son was saved from the Surfside condo rubble. He’s determined to help both his sonRead More

Storm of trouble as insurance rises in Florida

The state legislature is holding a special session over rising insurance rates as sky-rocketing costs are hurting homeowners across Florida. Harry Appel, sued insurance company:Read More

Dania Beach homeowner can’t find affordable insurance for home

The Florida legislature is in special session to find ways to alleviate the state’s property insurance crisis. Homeowners here South Florida are on the frontRead More

Palm Beach Gardens mother undergoes emergency surgery after tumor travels from uterus to heart

When a South Florida woman had stomach pain, she never thought it would lead to open-heart surgery, and tonight she has a warning for otherRead More

Dying for Payback: Opioid epidemic victims confront members of billionaire Sackler family blamed for decades of pain

It is as close as they might ever get to their day in court. People whose lives were ripped apart by the opioid epidemic unleashedRead More

What’s in the WateRx: New study reveals ‘massive cocktail’ of prescription drugs in South Florida bonefish

We’ve all heard of the opioid epidemic, but a new study reveals those same drugs, and more, are seeping into the sea. What’s in theRead More