Israel Hernandez's last moments were panicked and painful. That's what can be gathered from Miami Beach Police's report about their pursuit of the 18-year-old skater and artist. Hernandez, whose nickname was "Reefa," led cops on a chase through several blocks of North Beach, frantically scrambling ... More >>
"Have you ever wrecked one of these?" I ask as our burnt-orange Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse bursts onto the Julia Tuttle Causeway. Butch Leitzinger shakes his head. The mild-mannered man is Bugatti's official driver, but a better title would be "pilot." With a top speed of 260 mph, the Veyron ... More >>
U.S. Marshals are holding an auction out in Opa-locka today of cars seized from various convicted drug dealers through out South Florida. About 50 vehicles are up for grabs, including antiques, muscles cars, and Italian sports cars. Riptide has browsed through the inventory and picked our 10 favorit ... More >>
Admit it, you're turned on by the new Miley Cyrus, the one who loves penis cake and can't stop exploring her sexuality, the girl who takes bong rips and sexts rock stars. But a braless Hannah Montana in daisy dukes and cowboy boots? Fantasy complete. Earlier this morning, TMZ posted an inspirin ... More >>
Horace Dempsey has been captured in relation to the possible attempted murder of his grandmother. A horrific story of an 18-year-old man severely beating his grandmother with a hammer in Texas has ended in Miami as police captured the man after he fled.Friends and family of Orange County, Texas r ... More >>
Sherry Marks, the 19-year-old driver whose Ford Mustang struck and killed Miami firefighter Leslie Luma two weeks ago, admitted she had taken drugs at the time of the crash. Marks admitted to taking Xanax and Lexapro, which she may have been prescribed, but she was also high on nitrous oxide, als ... More >>
Paul Brandreth didn't want to murder anybody. Or did he?
Lucky Cole likes nudes. Who doesn't?
Wilma brought frustration, accidents, romance, anger, substance abuse, and reflection
Is Judy Johnson trying to save APWU Local 172? Or is she part of the problem?
Billy Hardemon has been running around Liberty City, and away from allegations of wrongdoing, forever
Despite a history of corruption in its north district substation, the Miami Police Department won't get tough with its own cops
Edward Wasserman, departing editor in chief of the Daily Business Review, ruminates on public corruption, ethnic politics, and the Miami Herald
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Welcome to the deadly, thrilling world of drag racing, Miami style. It's all about speed.
That's a motto you might want to keep in mind next time you go shopping for a used car
Why are the county's Metrobus drivers such a happy lot? Maybe because some earn more than $90,000 per year.
Forget Hiaasen, Balmaseda, and Steinback -- the Herald's weird, wacky "Police Report" is the prose by the pros
When federal prosecutors seek the death penalty in drug-related murders, the defendants are almost always black. Why should Miami's first "kingpin" case be any exception?
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I entered the Rolling Stone Rock & Roll Bowl on a whim. How'd I do? Just call me Johnny Ca$h.