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WATCH: Where Was Help For Teacher During Class Fight?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.30.2014 | Miami

A fight in class at a Florida high school is generating safety concerns for teachers there, ABC Action News reported in the segment above. Caught o...

Florida Colleges To Allow Guns On Campus

Sun Sentinel | Scott Travis | Posted 03.30.2014 | Miami

Florida's colleges and universities are pulling the trigger on zero tolerance for guns on campus. Broward College on Tuesday became the latest school...

The Streets of Miami: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (PHOTOS)

Marianne Cusato | Posted 03.30.2014 | Miami
Marianne Cusato

Great streets make great places. Lousy streets result in clogged traffic and lower property values. While street design feels like a technical matter ...

Republican Files Bill To Expand Medicaid in Florida

The Tampa Tribune | JAMES L. ROSICA | Posted 03.27.2014 | Miami

TALLAHASSEE -- It caused the equivalent of a food fight last year in the GOP-controlled Legislature, with Washington looming large over the debate, bu...

The Unicorn We Yearn For: Our Families and Justin Bieber

Grey Torrico | Posted 03.26.2014 | Latino Voices
Grey Torrico

In reality, it takes a lot less to detain and exile immigrants with supposed "ordinary" lives for doing ordinary things, like driving their kids to school, than it does to punish the Justin Biebers of the world.

Top 10 Reasons to Love Miami Critical Mass

Suzan McDowell | Posted 03.25.2014 | Miami
Suzan McDowell

A corker flips his bike over in the middle of an intersection and looks to the sky, searching perhaps for a plane, a bird, anything, as the car he's b...

3 Cops Suspended In Justin Bieber Escort Mess

AP | Posted 01.24.2014 | Miami

OPA-LOCKA, Fla. (AP) — An official says three Florida police officers have been suspended for giving Justin Bieber an unauthorized escort from the a...

WATCH: This Is How Beliebers Reacted To Justin's Arrest

Posted 01.24.2014 | Miami

"Beliebers" were undaunted by a night of bad behavior. Fans of Justin Bieber gathered outside the South Beach rental home where the pop star was r...

25 Pilot Whales Found Dead On Florida Island

AP | CHRISTINE ARMARIO | Posted 01.24.2014 | Miami

MIAMI (AP) — Boaters discovered 25 dead pilot whales on an island off Florida's southwest coast Thursday, raising the death toll to 33. The whales ...

Muslim Rights Group Calls For Prison Diet Change

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami

An Islamic rights group is calling on Florida's Department of Corrections to offer halal food to Muslim prisoners after a court mandated that kosher f...

Reviled Marlins Exec Is Going On 'Survivor'

AP | Posted 03.24.2014 | Miami

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins President David Samson is among 18 castaways on the new season of "Survivor," which begins Feb. 26 on CBS. ...

3-Year-Old Boy Tortured To Death, Police Say

Posted 01.25.2014 | Miami

A North Miami toddler's lifeless body told a tale of torture so harrowing it made a seasoned detective emotional. Little Ghanson Debrosse, 3, was ...

LOOK: Miami's MLK Parade Is A Serious Party

Posted 01.25.2014 | Miami

From as far away as Jamaica and the Bahamas, marching bands found their way to Miami Monday to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The city's ann...

This Week's Must-See: A Stunning Civil Rights-Era Photo Archive

AP | JENNIFER KAY | Posted 03.21.2014 | Miami

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Flipping through a stack of color images he shot during a 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala., photographer Bob Adelm...

Craft Breweries One The Rise In South Florida

Sun Sentinel | Miriam Valverde | Posted 03.19.2014 | Miami

South Florida is known for its vibrant social scene, but when it comes to craft beer, it's late to the party. Craft breweries already have a strong p...

Shane Battier Shares Karaoke Tips

Posted 01.25.2014 | Miami

He's the man responsible for that video of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade serenading a local chef with Shai's "If I Ever Fall In Love" -- not to mention...

Miami MLS Expansion Announcement Expected In February

Sun Sentinel | Craig Davis | Posted 03.19.2014 | Miami

Miami may have a Major League Soccer team within the next 30 days. In the most encouraging sign that soccer superstar David Beckham will locate an ex...

WATCH: This NSFW Illegal Butt Injection Expose Is TERRIFYING

Posted 01.25.2014 | Miami

In describing the differences between New Yorkers and Miamians, New Times' Kyle Munzenreider points out that the Magic City is obsessed with an ample ...

Black Caucus Cancels On Rick Scott, Saying Meeting Would Be 'Fruitless'

Posted 06.24.2014 | Miami

Things have not gotten any smoother between Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) and the state's black lawmakers. The 28-member Legislative Black Caucu...

Miami Beach Wants To Do It All Over Again, And A Developer Is Pissed

| Posted 01.25.2014 | Miami

This article courtesy of Miami New Times. By Michael Miller Miami Beach's starchitect-designed convention center is dead. And we have killed it....

Get Your Coat!

Sun Sentinel | KEN KAYE | Posted 03.17.2014 | Miami

So you wanted winter weather? Then get ready to wake up to "feels-like" temperatures in the upper 30s and low 40s as arctic air gushes over the regio...

Can This Be South Florida's Future?

Sun Sentinel | Doreen Hemlock | Posted 03.17.2014 | Miami

Come 2060, a larger share of Southeast Florida residents will live in walkable districts linked to railroads, trolleys, bike rentals and other transpo...

QB's Wife Leaves Semi-Automatic Rifle In Rental Car

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say the wife of Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill left a rifle in the back of a rental SUV in South...

An Open Letter on Legalizing Gambling in Downtown

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 03.17.2014 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

The people of Miami do not want gambling in downtown. In 2011, the Genting Group, a $47 billion Malaysian corporation, bought the 14-acre Miami Herald...

Hollywood Police Discover Untested Rape Kits Stored For Years

Posted 01.25.2014 | Miami

Police in Hollywood, Florida have discovered nearly 100 rape kits that have sat untested for years, as first reported by WSVN. Some of the kits d...