Tim Elfrink is an award-winning investigative reporter, the managing editor of the Miami New Times and the co-author of "Blood Sport: Alex Rodriguez and the Quest to End Baseball's Steroid Era." Since 2008, he's written in-depth pieces on police corruption, fatal shootings and social justice issues across South Florida. He's won the George Polk Award and has been a finalist for the Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting.
20 hours ago | Media Watch
The caller to "Amandi on Air" was somewhere between irate and fuming. Fernand Amandi had asked his listeners to grade Donald Trump on his first 100 days in office and a woman with a New York accent had a word or two to offer. "This is a comment, n...
2 days ago | Crime
For the past year, Brandon Russell has saluted the flag and worn the uniform of the Florida National Guard while serving his country as a private first class. But in his suburban Tampa apartment, Russell and his three roommates pledged allegiance ...
7 days ago | Politics
David Beckham's crew said just about everything right last night. They'd pay for their new stadium entirely with their own money. Minority and locally owned contractors would have first dibs on the construction, and then the team would create at l...
7 days ago | Marijuana
In 2017, legalizing medical marijuana is not a crazy fringe position. To date, 29 states plus Washington, D.C., have all allowed sick people access to the drug. In November, an overwhelming majority of Florida voters agreed that the Sunshine State...
8 days ago | Politics
In the age of Trump, a political march that doesn't explicitly have anything to do with the Donald or with either Democrats or Republicans is a rare beast. But that's exactly what Trish Sheldon says this Saturday's March Against Monsanto is all ab...
10 days ago | Politics
The GOP health-care bill, which is opposed by virtually every major health-care and hospital group in the nation and could leave 24 million Americans without insurance, snuck through the U.S. House by just four votes earlier this month. In other w...