24 hours ago | Politics
Don't tell the thousands of tourists and locals who hop in black Ubers or Lyfts every day in Miami, but the rideshare services are still technically illegal in Dade County. For more than two years, the tech firms and local politicians have b...
5 days ago | Sports
If the Miami Marlins had one positive story during last season's damp tissue of a season, it was spark plug second baseman Dee Gordon, who led the league in hits, batting average and stolen bases. The Marlins lavished a new $50 million contract on...
6 days ago | News
Ed Cofiño isn't sure his cousin, José, will ever make it back to South Beach. That's because he has advanced ALS, the degenerative neurological disease made famous by Lou Gehrig. So when José visited last Sunday before boarding a cruise,...
7 days ago | Drugs
Everyone knows who defeated medical marijuana in Florida two years ago: casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, who singlehandedly pumped in millions to pay for scare ads that helped barely keep the amendment below 60 percent approval. But few rememb...
8 days ago | Environmental
Picture this: In less than a century, ice in Greenland and Antarctica has melted far more rapidly than even the most dire predictions. The seas worldwide have risen by meters, swamping coastal cities like Miami. Even worse, the rapid melt has led ...
9 days ago | Crime
Kevin Gibson has just half a beard. He also had a full stash of marijuana with an intent to sell, police say. The combination of those two factors — plus the fact that Gibson spent the stoner holiday of 4/20 in jail for his alleged misdeeds — mean...