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Highlights from Miami's 18th Brazilian Film Festival

Zach Udko | Posted 08.20.2014 | Arts
Zach Udko

Sexuality, infidelity and creativity dominate as central themes in the highlights from this week's lineup.

Interview: Life Lessons and Styling Advice With Celebrity Stylist, Chiara Solloa

Christina Scribner | Posted 08.18.2014 | Style
Christina Scribner

Growing up in Miami, Chiara was raised by her grandmother who designed clothing and her mother who was a clothing buyer. Chiara's styling career started in elementary school, as she went thrifting for dresses for her school's production of Cinderella.

Miami Summers: Pure Luxury and Hidden Gems

Dwight Brown | Posted 08.15.2014 | Travel
Dwight Brown

Conventional wisdom says book a room in South Beach. But if you want a different look at Miami, head downtown.

You say Miami, I say Me-ah-me

Carmen Pelaez | Posted 08.15.2014 | Miami
Carmen Pelaez

Ultimately, Miami is a city of contradictions. A sleepy small town wrapped in a growing metropolis that embraces everybody that chooses to call it home.

The 40 Best Beaches on Earth

minube | Posted 08.18.2014 | Travel
minube

It ain't summertime without at least spending a few days at the beach soaking up the rays and relaxing with family and friends.

Andrew McCarthy Goes For A Drive On Ocean Drive

Nadine Cheung | Posted 08.12.2014 | Travel

Andrew McCarthy soaks up the sun while driving down South Beach's Ocean Drive in a smooth, classic convertible. Aol's BeOn group creates custom edi...

Andrew McCarthy Boats On Biscayne Bay

Nadine Cheung | Posted 08.12.2014 | Travel

Andrew McCarthy rides a speedboat around Biscayne Bay, checking out what Miami has to offer. Aol's BeOn group creates custom editorial content that...

8 Great Cities Every American Should Visit

Abby Tegnelia | Posted 08.03.2014 | Fifty
Abby Tegnelia

Where are you headed this summer? We've collected a few highlights from our favorite American destinations to help get you started.

Climate Change This Week: The Jet Stream Run Amok, Cheap Wind and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 08.02.2014 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

How unusual has the weather been? No one event is "caused" by climate change, but global warming, which is predicted to increase unusual, extreme weather, is having a daily effect on weather, worldwide.

Kid-Friendly Summer Vacations: Our Top Tropical Picks

Oyster | Posted 08.02.2014 | Travel
Oyster

What's the secret to a great family vacation? Finding a location that allows everyone to explore and have fun -- at their own pace. A spot where the kids (most likely bursting with energy) can have a blast while you enjoy a relaxing massage and a margarita... or several margaritas.

Adios, Miami

Kevin McGurgan | Posted 07.23.2014 | Miami
Kevin McGurgan

American contacts remind me that great U.S. cities, like Chicago, only came into their own in their second century. So is this Miami's (118 years old) century?

The Sexiest Adults-Only Pools in Florida's Kid-Friendly Hotels

Oyster | Posted 07.23.2014 | Travel
Oyster

Summertime is often when families choose to get away as a group for some family togetherness and sibling bonding. But that doesn't mean Mom and Dad (or any other couples along for the family reunion) shouldn't be allowed some alone time of their own, as well.

De Blasio Sets the Pace for Political Leadership on Education

Marcus Bright | Posted 07.18.2014 | New York
Marcus Bright

De Blasio's political leadership on the issue of education reminds us that elections do have consequences and that public policy and political leverage can be used to make a very significant impact in the lives of many people.

Burlesque Dancers, Cirque du Soleil Performances and Energizing DJs: An Inside Look at Miami's E11EVEN

JustLuxe | Posted 07.15.2014 | Miami
JustLuxe

Like most people, I am curious by nature and thrive on the allure of the forbidden. The naughty and the unmentionable is something that is not easil...

The Best Places to Visit in Miami... in Two Days

Roadtrippers | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

So you're going to Miami for a weekend of fun in the sun. You're planning on checking out the city's art, food, museums, beaches, and hotels. Well, look no further!

COP FIGHT: 'Do You Know Who The F--k I Am?' (WATCH)

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 07.15.2014 | Crime

Authorities in Florida are reportedly investigating a traffic stop that led to a scuffle between a Miami cop and -- unbeknownst to him at the time -- ...

How To Do Miami in 4 Days

Carly Cylinder | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel
Carly Cylinder

I loved the Latin-influenced culture, the vibe, the energy, the white and blue buildings erecting into the skyline, the Art Deco hotels, the food, the people -- I mean, I loved it. I had to go back. And so I did.

Disgraced Congressman Suspends Bid For Congress After Florida Redistricting Decision

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.20.2014 | Politics

Disgraced former U.S. Rep. David Rivera (R) announced Friday he was suspending his bid for the congressional district he once represented. Rivera, ...

Modern Hostels -- They Do Exist! -- For The Low-Budget, High-Style Traveler

Oyster | Posted 07.11.2014 | Travel
Oyster

Forget no-frills lodging; today's new brand of hostels offers cool decor and plenty of perks. Sounds too good to be true? Well, we've got the scoop on hostels that pack a wow factor with upscale amenities, contemporary comforts, prime locations, and good food.

Interview: Meet the Women Who Are Helping Mold the Stars of Tomorrow

Christina Scribner | Posted 07.08.2014 | Women
Christina Scribner

I was recently given the opportunity to conduct an interview with the founders of A-Team Studios, an artist development agency headquarted in Miami, Florida.

Chillin' With Chilean Wines

Joshua Estrin | Posted 07.07.2014 | Food
Joshua Estrin

Chile is gaining worldwide recognition for its wine, exporting $287 million worth of its wine to the U.S. as part of a $1.8 billion worldwide trade last year.

New Public Agencies Jumping Aboard the EB-5 Train

Ali Jahangiri | Posted 06.26.2014 | Business
Ali Jahangiri

Public-private partnerships have been a point of contention over the years; can government bureaucracy really coexist with free-market enterprise? However, in the niche world of the EB-5 immigrant investor program, these arrangements not only coexist, but also seem to be working well and growing in numbers.

Travel Expert Andrew McCarthy Tours Miami's Distinct Neighborhoods

Nadine Cheung | Posted 07.09.2014 | Travel

Miami is known for its beautiful beaches, glittering nightlife and warm weather, but this South Florida destination is also steeped in culture. On a r...

Miami Is a MILF

Susie K Taylor | Posted 06.23.2014 | Miami
Susie K Taylor

Miami isn't just a pretty face or a sexy ass anymore. Miami is a full-blown MILF: a mom I would like to fu*k, my lesbian fantasy. The fact that I was...

ART History Happening at Miami Marine Stadium

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 08.19.2014 | Arts
National Trust for Historic Preservation

It hasn't been long since we featured a young Miami preservationist, Ivan Robles, who's working to bring attention to saving the Miami Marine Stadium, but we're back with more exciting stadium news.