The Wire is widely considered one of the greatest television series of all time. David Simon's bleak depiction of Baltimore corruption was based upon his years as a crime reporter in that city. So it's no surprise that a recent court case provides a near word-for-word, real-life re-enactment of the ... More >>
Wendy Ruiz was born and raised in Miami. She's a full U.S. citizen, with a birth certificate, a voter registration and a driver's license. And until yesterday, the Miami-Dade College student had to pay nearly four times as much for tuition as any other in-state student. Why? Because her parents are ... More >>
Lavont Flanders, Jr. was sentenced to life in prison yesterdayLavont Flanders will spend life in prison, a federal judge decided yesterday. The former Miami Beach cop was convicted in December of more than a dozen counts related to drugging and raping women on camera. The films were then sold aro ... More >>
Lavont Flanders, Jr.Former Miami Beach cop Lavont Flanders was one of two men convicted last week of drugging seven women and raping them on camera to make porno flicks. But his lawyer says that, despite his client's public fall from grace, Flanders is no criminal."These girls knew exactly what they ... More >>
Hundreds of mostly poor investors taken for millions? Say it ain't so.
What do you do when some morons criticize you in a news report? If you're the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, the top federal cop, the answer is easy: You blackball the news reporter
A Modest Proposal for Elian Gonzalez
African millionaire Foutanga Dit Babani Sissoko opened his checkbook and stole Miami's heart. Not surprisingly, that wasn't the only thing he stole.
If at first you don't succeed in getting your sentence reduced, invoke the terminally ill mother
For some people, African millionaire Foutanga Dit Babani Sissoko was a dream come true. For others he was a nightmare.
Outgoing U.S. Attorney Kendall Coffey has a little farewell soiree, at which everyone remains fully clothed