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    March 26, 2014

    The NRA Freaked at Suggestion That Everyone Shouldn't Have Guns During Hurricane Evacs

    Imagine this scenario: A hurricane is about to pummel Dade County. Hundreds of thousands of panicked, jumpy residents sit on traffic-clogged escape routes, all trying desperately to get to safety. And now a simple question: Should all those people, even those without legal concealed carry permits, b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2013

    Gay Rights in Florida: Progress Is Here

    Despite the fact that Wilton Manors and Fort Lauderdale boast among the highest populations of LGBT folks in the country, Florida has long been a troglodyte in the area of equal rights. But recently, there has been an uptick in enlightenment. 1. Last month, the Florida Supreme Court granted a le ... More >>

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    May 20, 2010

    Governor Crist Declares State of Emergency in Miami-Dade Due to Oil Threat

    NASAA satellite view of the oil spill taken by NASA‚ÄčOn news that some oil had begun leaking into the Loop Current, Governor Charlie Crist declared a state of emergency for Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Collier, Lee, Charlotte and Monroe counties. A state of emergency had already been decla ... More >>

  • News

    March 12, 2009

    Florida Dreamin'

    A local deserter finds a cold reception in Canada.

  • News

    August 23, 2007

    Ramadi Madness

    When every member of Florida's 124th Infantry returned from Iraq alive, it seemed too good to be true. It was.

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    May 3, 2007

    Camilo's Retreat

    He left the war behind to enter a whole new controversy

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    January 12, 2006

    The Few, The Proud ...

    Four days at a South Carolina boot camp

  • News

    June 6, 2002

    Long Journey Home

    Three decades after his parents sent him into lonely exile, Tony Gonzalez returned to Cuba to face his demons