| Aug 24, 2011
| 1:01 PM
MIAMI, FL -- Hurricane Irene intensified into a Category 3 storm Wednesday as it battered the Bahamas and threatened to lash much of the United States' East Coast in coming days.
Irene could reach Category 4 strength by Thursday, the National Hurricane...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 5:17 AM
Automatically from the get-go this blog has me excited me to write. Why? Because I got to subtitle it “Moves Like Jagger,” which also happens to be one of my favorite songs right now and my current ring tone.
There’s just something...
| Oct 12, 2011
Sarkis Soghanalian, an international weapons broker who was nicknamed "The Merchant of Death" for selling arms to dictators on behalf of the United States, died Oct. 5 at a hospital in Hialeah, Fla. He was 82.
The cause was heart failure, said his son,...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 3:41 AM
Maybe she had thought smuggling cocaine through enhanced airport security measures would be a piece of cake.
Detectives at Miami International Airport busted Ayesha Olivia Niles, a London teen who turned 18 three days after her Oct. 21 arrest for...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 3:22 PM
Airport screeners may not be able to tell a terrorist from a half-naked woman, but they can spot a beaten and bleeding woman most of the time.
Last month, Transportation Security Administration agents at Miami International Airport noticed a trembling...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:50 AM
TAMPA, Florida -- As the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's landfall approaches, New Orleans -- and much of the Gulf Coast -- is preparing to put into practice the lessons learned from that defining storm.
Tropical Storm Isaac is following a path...
| May 21, 2012
| 10:49 AM
MIAMI — This year's crop of new and improved hotels in South Florida runs the spectrum from eco- and budget-friendly to extravagantly splurge-worthy. Chic boutiques, family-friendly chains and intimate hideaways all beckon to tourists — or...
| May 25, 2012
| 11:13 AM
Miami -- A 24-year-old Canadian man will probably face federal charges after allegedly rushing to the front of an American Airlines aircraft after it landed in Miami on Friday, the FBI said.
Two passengers on Flight 320 from Montego Bay, Jamaica,...
| May 25, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Police are questioning an American Airlines passenger who is described as disoriented.
While the airplane was taxing to the gate after landing at Miami International Airport, the man stood up as the plane was moving. After being ordered to sit down,...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 8:41 PM
MIAMI — This year's crop of new and improved hotels in South Florida runs the spectrum from eco- and budget-friendly to extravagantly splurge-worthy.
Most of the offerings have given new life to historic buildings, including Hotel Breakwater and...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 6:00 PM
MIAMI, FLA -- Customs agents at Miami International Airport made a disturbing discovery in a piece of luggage -- human remains apparently for use in a Santeria ritual.
According to Miami-Dade police spokesman Roy Rutland, agents found two human fetuses...