13 hours ago | Longform
Early in the morning of August 4, 2013, Steven Sotloff walked across the border from southern Turkey into Syria. He passed through three security checkpoints, then a no man's land between the two countries, on a road surrounded by olive groves, ye...
5 days ago | Traffic
Good morning, Miami — hope you're not planning on driving anywhere today! Let's review just a few of the interesting things that are happening in your city today: The Miami Open, one of the world's most popular tennis tournaments, continues with e...
6 days ago | Art
Edgar Ruiz says he just wants his art back. A studio representative says they're considering legal action for harassment. Three works of art, valued by Ruiz at a total of around $1800, are nowhere to be found. "I just don't understand what t...
7 days ago | Crime
Cesar Vasquez is a 28-year-old, soft-spoken AT&T customer service rep with a flowing imam-style beard and dark features. On a recent still, scorching day around 3 p.m., he leads me to a shady spot near the corner of a large apartment building ...
9 days ago | Politics
Of the City of Miami's five commission districts, it's District 2 that wields the most power: The district stretches along the city's eastern edge from Coconut Grove north past Edgewater, encompassing Brickell's moneyed condos and much of downtown...
14 days ago
Ivan Gomez spent years in the U.S. Army, including a tour overseas during the Yugoslavia conflict in the early ’90s. Today he suffers from type 2 diabetes and other physical and mental ailments. To help him cope, he says, he keeps service animals....