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Halloween Getaways from New England to Ireland

Andrea Poe | Posted 12.24.2013 | Travel
Andrea Poe

For travelers looking to conjure spookiness while away from home this Halloween, there are a few unique hotels, which cater to those who refuse to surrender high thread counts while on the hunt for a good scare. Here are some of the best.

Student Shot At Middle School

Posted 07.24.2013 | Miami

A teenage student was shot in the leg at a middle school south of Miami Friday afternoon, sending the campus into lockdown. Miami-Dade Police said...

Who Grows Our Food: Miami GROW

Ellen Kanner | Posted 05.11.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Along the grey knot of expressway engirding Miami International Airport, you'll find row upon row of warehouses, industrial sites ... and small spot of green.

PHOTOS: Florida's Charming Small-Town Downtowns

Visit Florida | Posted 11.01.2012 | Travel
Visit Florida

It's an image that lingers in the American consciousness like a soft, warm dream. But in Florida, this is no dream, if you know where to look. It's small-town downtown life, as it was and as it remains.

Stolen Truck Returned With Dead Body Inside

Posted 06.21.2012 | Crime

A Florida man claims that a woman's body found near his home was left there by a thief returning his stolen truck. On Wednesday, police released a ...

Start Your Own Modern Homestead

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Robyn Jasko, cofounder of Grow Indie With the rise in food costs, pesticides, and GMOs there's never been a better or more important...

Tony Stewart Becomes 1st NASCAR Driver-Owner Champion Since 1992

AP | By MARK LONG | Posted 11.20.2011 | Sports

HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- Tony Stewart's third NASCAR championship was much different his first two. It was historic....

Tony Stewart Wins NASCAR Championship At Homestead

AP | JENNA FRYER | Posted 01.20.2012 | Sports

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Tony Stewart nearly wrote off his season during a summer slump, then dismissed his chances at the beginning of NASCAR's champi...

NASCAR Rivals Run Mouths Before Racing For Championship

AP | JENNA FRYER | Posted 01.18.2012 | Sports

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — It's very difficult to win a war of words with Tony Stewart, who uses quick wit and a sharp tongue to defeat anyone bold eno...

WATCH: Meatpacking District Steakhouse Makes Its Own Lady Gaga Dress for $100,000

Jonah Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Old Homestead Steakhouse has created its own version of Lady Gaga's infamous meat dress and is looking to sell the piece for $100,000. The Daily News...

The Big Squeeze -- Unwitting Tenants Caught Between Defaulting Owners and the Banks

Gary Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Gary Stein

An interesting by-product of any downturn in an economy is that you can categorize the stakeholders into four categories -- victims, users, scavengers and survivors.

Where Do All the Flowers Grow?

Rich Wolf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Rich Wolf

Front Range spring peeping is quite rewarding now, as many early plants and seeds have returned from dormancy to establish their tiny gene survival platforms -- flowers

On My Ceiling Falling On Me, By Emily Dickinson

Laurence Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laurence Hughes

A partial ceiling collapse at the Emily Dickinson Homestead in Amherst has damaged some historical artifacts and forced a temporary closure of the mus...

5 Ways to Turn Your Place into an Organic Farm

Jenna Woginrich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jenna Woginrich

Here are a few ways you can bring the organic farm into your own home or apartment, and with soaring food and fuel prices, there are few excuses not to look into easy ways to eat smarter.

Miami's Hispanic Community Divided Over Coming Election

Claudia Cruz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Claudia Cruz

Vacations to Southern Florida usually involve visits to the beach, bike or boat rides through alligator territory, or day cruises to the Bahamas. Sel...