| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Competition is heating up for flights between South Florida and Brazil.
American Airlines this week announced its intent to begin nonstop daily service between Miami International Airport and Viracopos International Airport in Campinas, Brazil, on Dec....
| Jul 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
People are getting through security checkpoints at South Florida airports quicker.
But are they getting through safer?
It now takes an average of 10 minutes to get through the security checkpoints. In 2007, it sometimes took an hour or more....
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:08 AM
The newest hotels in South Florida are already making a name for themselves.
Open just since March, the Metropolitan by COMO, Miami Beach has earned the top spot for the city on TripAdvisor, followed in second place by another newcomer, The Redbury...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Many more Americans will be watching fireworks away from home this Independence Day.
About 41 million travelers will travel 50 miles or more during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, up 1.9 percent from the 40.3 million people who traveled last year,...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:33 PM
MIAMI (Reuters) - The head of a transatlantic cocaine smuggling ring dubbed 'Los Miami' has been convicted of laundering more than $26 million in the United States through multimillion-dollar waterfront condos and exotic sports cars.
| May 23, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Real estate firm Flagler is pushing ahead with plans to build a new cargo handling facility, Titusville Logistics Center, near the Space Coast Regional Airport.
Robert Richter, VP of business development with Coral Gables-based Flagler, said there are...
| May 9, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Miami International Airport will welcome international carrier Thomas Cook Airlines in May 2015, airport officials announced recently.
Thomas Cook plans to operate twice-weekly flights between Miami and Manchester, England.
The seasonal flights...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:16 AM
For South Floridians with ties to Brazil, a new avenue for traveling to the country known for its samba dance, Rio Carnival showcase and strong U.S. trade relations could soon open up.
Azul Brazilian Airlines announced Wednesday it plans to launch...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
By now, it would seem that just about anyone living or working in downtown Orlando or any town north to DeBary in Volusia County has seen the brightly colored SunRail commuter train rolling along the tracks.
Back and forth the locomotive and two...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:06 AM
A fetish model charged with animal cruelty after making a series of porn videos that depicted the decapitation of chickens and deaths of other barnyard animals has been granted bond, the Miami Herald reports.
Stephanie Hird, 29, a South Florida...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 7:18 AM
They love to hang out at airports and shoot planes – with cameras.
Now a band shutterbugs is shoring up security at Miami International Airport by informing law enforcement anytime they spot something or someone suspicious. They have been...