| May 19, 2011
| 9:23 AM
Miami's Dolphin Mall is adding three new stores in the coming months: U.S. Polo Association, Cole Haan and Ed Hardy.
Cole Haan, which offers men's and women's footwear, accessories and outerwear, is opening May 20.
By fall, U.S. Polo Association is...
| May 13, 2011
| 11:45 AM
A Fort Lauderdale air charter company on Friday cancelled plans to fly a shipment of monkeys into the United States for scientific research after a campaign by animal rights groups in Florida and Great Britain.
IBC Airways had planned to bring African...
| Jan 15, 2009
| 12:53 PM
Among the army of security people assigned to protect the presidential inauguration this Tuesday will be 18 transportation security officers from South Florida's major airports.
Those include five officers from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International...
| Jan 16, 2010
Members of Florida Task Force 2, an urban search and rescue team that includes firefighters from Broward and Palm Beach counties, worked furiously Friday night and early Saturday trying to rescue a 15-year-old girl from the rubble that had been a school...
| Jan 13, 2008
Aircraft used to manage water supplies from Orlando to the Keys also give rides to high-ranking public officials, flying at taxpayer expense.
Trips by the South Florida Water Management District's governing board include flights with only one passenger,...
| Feb 4, 2008
| 1:44 PM
When taxi driver Jose Arruda fuels his 2007 Chevy in this city of skyscrapers and slums, he doesn't buy gas. He buys ethanol, a plant-based fuel that is cheaper, eco-friendly and better for his engine.
"With ethanol, I pocket more money for my family,"...
| May 14, 2011
| 8:33 PM
Eight men kneeled in prayers led by their imam, Hafiz Muhammed Sher Ali Khan, when a loud pounding shook the locked door of the mosque, a modest house behind a green fence in a residential neighborhood in west Miami-Dade County.
It was just after 6 a.m....
| Jun 8, 2010
First-year University of Central Florida medical student Anika Mirick and a few of her classmates recently learned a valuable lesson — outside the classroom — about the power of medicine.
Thanks to Mirick and several other UCF students who...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 7:05 AM
Growing up in Venezuela, Lorena Garcia loved to cook. But law school came before culinary arts.
The chef and judge on NBC's "America's Next Great Restaurant," airing Sundays, says, "I finished high school when I was so young, and my mother was an...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 1:40 AM
Following a Sunday drenching for parts of South Florida, expect another blazing hot week with lots of sun and isolated storms in the afternoons.
Sunday proved to be stormy for parts of South Florida, where hail fell on both Coral Springs and Hialeah...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 1:16 PM
Despite some heavy and fairly widespread rains on Sunday, followed by some downpours on Monday, many South Florida residents complain they haven’t seen a drop.
They have expressed their displeasure with – make that outright cursed –...