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Hurricane Andrew

Matthew Is Coming... (And My Wife's Manicure Is Ruined)

Steve Alten | Posted 10.17.2016 | HuffPost Home
Steve Alten

Everyone living in Florida since 2005 has a hurricane story; some are truly devastating. Since I am writing this in "real time" I don't know the outco...

Before The Storm

Mark Silva | Posted 10.08.2016 | Media
Mark Silva

I have known many big storms. I have purposely placed myself in their paths for the stories that might follow. I have waded in wreckage of storms already passed. But this one's personal.

Walking Through Hell

Edie Weinstein | Posted 06.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Edie Weinstein

The first time I heard the 12 step concept that "Religion is for people who fear Hell, Spirituality is for people who have been there," it resonated ...

The Most Expensive Hurricanes in US History

CNBC | Brian Beers | Posted 10.29.2012 | Business

The hurricane season in 2012 started off with relatively light storm damage for U.S. landfalls. But with Hurricane Sandy providing a powerful late-sea...

"Acts of God" and Medicaid Block Grants Do Not Mix

Bruce Lesley | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics
Bruce Lesley

Fortunately, when it comes to the medical needs for people in crisis, Medicaid is immediately responsive to these needs without the need for a plea or request from states.

What We Haven't Learned

Time | Tim Padgett | Posted 10.24.2012 | Miami

Hurricane Andrew, which slammed into South Florida on Aug. 24, 1992, was the second costliest storm in modern U.S. history. Here in Miami-Dade County,...

20 Facts About Hurricane Andrew

Posted 08.24.2012 | Miami

Hurricane seasons come and go every year, and have for quite some time, without much incident. Hurricane Andrew, which made landfall in Miami-Dade 20 ...

WATCH: FIU Creates A Hurricane

Posted 08.22.2012 | Miami

At the push of a button, researchers at Florida International University can have a hurricane on their hands: the school's massive new Wall of Wind ma...

Miami Herald Reporters Remember Hurricane Andrew

| Chuck Strouse, Miami New Times | Posted 08.22.2012 | Miami

This article courtesy of Miami New Times. By Chuck Strouse Hours after Hurricane Andrew leveled Miami 20 years ago this Friday, the farmland of ...

PHOTOS: The Day That Changed Us

Posted 08.23.2012 | Miami

Like someone we know on a first-name basis, Aug. 24, 1992 is known to Floridians simply as “Andrew.” The third time in recorded history that a ...

Miami's Wild Man Talks Cocaine Cowboys' Exotic Pets

The Huffington Post | Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 09.13.2012 | Miami

When slick-haired, smarmy drug lords appeared with black panthers and snakes in 'Miami Vice,' Ron Magill was there to make sure the animals both behav...

Meatless Monday: Natural Disaster, Natural Comfort Food

Ellen Kanner | Posted 10.29.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Long before it was a Disney flick, ratatouille was -- and is -- a deeply soothing summery stew of eggplant, tomatoes, zucchini, onions and peppers.