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Art Basel Miami Beach Street Style Is A True Masterpiece

(3) Comments | Posted December 8, 2014 | 11:51 AM

Wondering what to wear to an art fair? Wonder no more.

We've pulled some of our favorite looks from among hundreds snapped by photographers at this year's Art Basel Miami Beach and Miami Art Week, a days-long extravaganza of mega art fairs, exhibitions, sales, parties, jet-lagged gallerists chugging...

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Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi Wins 2014 Re-Election Bid

(3) Comments | Posted November 4, 2014 | 4:44 PM

Florida's Republican Attorney General Pam Bondi won re-election Tuesday, defeating Democratic challenger George Sheldon and Libertarian nominee Bill Wohlsifer.

Bondi, a former state prosecutor from Tampa, was first elected in 2010 alongside fellow tea party favorite Gov. Rick Scott (R). A vocal opponent of the Affordable Care Act...

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Vanilla Ice Helps Couple Announce Their Pregnancy, And It's The Chillest

(5) Comments | Posted October 31, 2014 | 3:12 PM

There are some amazing ways to announce a pregnancy.

Having help from Vanilla Ice is definitely one of them.

Check out this happy, hilarious announcement from Jason and Emily Teck, a South Florida couple who found just the right neighbor to make the punchline "ice, ice...

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Rick Scott Defeats Charlie Crist In Florida Governor's Race

(483) Comments | Posted September 17, 2014 | 6:31 PM

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) narrowly defeated former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist (D) in one of the nation's most competitive gubernatorial contests Tuesday.

Scott, a former healthcare executive who was first elected in 2010, was considered one of the country's most vulnerable governors after years...

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Rick Scott Pulls Ad In Which He's Endorsed By A Convicted Human Trafficker

(191) Comments | Posted August 18, 2014 | 3:28 PM

It seems Florida Governor Rick Scott's (R) re-election campaign won't be shedding its bumbling reputation anytime soon. For the second time, the campaign has had to yank an ad for failing to vet one of the people shown endorsing the governor.

Previously, Scott pulled an...

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Florida Group Suggests Medical Marijuana Will Lead To Date Rape By Pot Cookie

(53) Comments | Posted August 18, 2014 | 1:39 PM

There's been a lot of chatter about Florida's upcoming vote on medical marijuana legalization bill, Amendment 2.

But No On 2, a campaign partially funded by Las Vegas casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, is taking the talk in a new, low direction: suggesting that legalizing marijuana...

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8 Activists Arrested In Miami During Protest Over Michael Brown's Death

(0) Comments | Posted August 15, 2014 | 11:09 AM

Eight protestors were arrested Thursday afternoon in Miami during a demonstration against the 2013 death of a local teenager and the fatal shooting last week of an unarmed black youth in Ferguson, Missouri.

Israel Hernandez, of Miami Beach, and Michael Brown, of Ferguson, were both...

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Florida Republican Says She Wants To Spank Rick Scott With A Flip-Flop

(15) Comments | Posted August 7, 2014 | 5:48 PM

Incumbent Gov. Rick Scott is expected to sail through the Florida Republican gubernatorial primary in August, but he might want to sleep with one eye open. A fellow party member has her eye on Tallahassee and her grip on a shoe meant for Scott.

At a campaign forum...

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GOP Billionaire Wants To Erect The Nation's Tallest American Flag Over Downtown Miami

(16) Comments | Posted August 7, 2014 | 11:47 AM

A wealthy Republican fundraiser wants to erect a 500-pound American flag high over downtown Miami as a "sign of gratitude for many of us who weren’t born in this country."

Mike Fernandez, a Cuban-American billionaire who famously feuded with the re-election campaign of Florida Governor Rick Scott (R),...

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'Monster' Alligator Fight Captured In Stunning Photos

(86) Comments | Posted July 31, 2014 | 11:25 AM

This is why most Floridians don't walk their dogs near a lake: you just never know when an alligator is lurking nearby, ready to lunge at something smaller.

But alligators will also attack each other, usually over territory. One such instance of gator-on-gator violence was captured in stunning photos...

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Street Artist Sues American Eagle For Using His Work In... Just About Everything

(12) Comments | Posted July 29, 2014 | 12:02 PM

He's Miami's favorite graffiti artist, whose signature sleepy eyeballs are painted on everything from well-known murals to local record shops to nightclubs to hotels to the warehouse holding one of the city's most prestigious private collections.

But...

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A Majority Of Florida Voters Support Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

(12) Comments | Posted July 28, 2014 | 12:49 PM

Florida residents don't just love medical marijuana, they support legalizing the recreational use of it, too.

According to a Quinnipiac University poll released Monday, a whopping 88 percent of residents support legalized marijuana for medical use, with the number in favor reaching as high as 95 percent...

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Walmart's Ice Cream Sandwiches Don't Melt In The Sun

(1150) Comments | Posted July 25, 2014 | 2:55 PM

Last we checked, ice cream is supposed to melt if it isn't kept chilled.

But Walmart's store-brand ice cream sandwiches don't even melt in the sun, according to a report from WCPO Cincinnati.

The discovery was made by a local mom, Christie Watson, who noticed that...

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Secrets From Miami Swim Week's Top Designers

(0) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 12:23 PM

You never know who you'll run into at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim in Miami Beach. New York Fashion Week's scantily-clad little sister features four straight days of runway shows, presentations, trade shows and endless industry parties, all focused on one thing -- bikinis.

Between the catwalk...

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Florida Fisherman Catches Stingray Giving Birth, And It's Super Cool

(59) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 3:13 PM

Floridians run across the strangest stuff in Sunshine State waters: rare goblin sharks, a mysterious giant eyeball, massive squid, rocket parts, long-lost treasure, and hard-to-identify creatures of the deep.

Still, Calvin Conger didn't expect to witness anything...

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Charlie Crist Picks A Running Mate In Annette Taddeo

(9) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 12:41 PM

Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist has picked a running mate in his bid to re-take the state's top office -- and, like incumbent governor Rick Scott (R), he chose an experienced Hispanic political operative from populous South Florida.

Crist introduced Annette Taddeo Goldstein as his running mate Thursday morning...

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Alex Morgan Talks World Cup, Wedding Planning, And Yoga On The Road

(0) Comments | Posted June 30, 2014 | 9:07 AM

Alex Morgan is everywhere: from winning Olympic gold with the U.S. women's soccer team to beaming on your box of Cocoa Pebbles to making the New York Times' bestsellers list to posing for Sports Illustrated's swimsuit issue.

Just days after scoring...

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世界各国のW杯サポーターの悲しみが伝わる画像集

(1) Comments | Posted June 26, 2014 | 12:39 AM

アメリカに住むわれわれは、2006年のFIFAワールドカップ・ドイツ大会で、アメリカが敗北した時に味わった、ひどく悲しい気持ちをよく覚えている。心の中にぽっかりと穴が開いたような悲しみは、心の中をじわじわと蝕みながら広がっていった。

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These Are The Saddest World Cup Fans On Earth

(23) Comments | Posted June 25, 2014 | 4:13 PM

Listen, world: we feel you. We remember the terrible, growing hole of sadness that gnawed away more and more of our soul while the U.S. crashed out of the World Cup in 2006. It felt like it would take at least two days before emotional eating (cheese pizza, mostly) would...

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Otra forma de ver el mundial: fotos para recordar

(0) Comments | Posted June 22, 2014 | 7:41 AM

Los colores, los nervios, la pasión, el movimiento.

Hay pocos eventos deportivos que tengan tanto impacto como el Mundial de fútbol. Algunos de los mejores fotógrafos de prensa del mundo han viajado hasta Brasil para retratar a los mejores jugadores del mundo y captar lo grande, lo mágico...

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