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    August 9, 2013

    Miami Beach Calls for Independent Review Into Death of Israel Hernandez

    Following the death of teenager Israel Hernandez, the City of Miami Beach has called for an independent review of the case. Hernandez, 18, was caught tagging an abandoned building by police and then chased down. An officer deployed a Taser which lead to Hernandez's death. See also: Teenager Israel ... More >>

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    May 20, 2004

    Hardcore and Bleeding

    Who knew RJ Lockwood? Just a few people. Who loved RJ Lockwood? Kaytlynn the wild one, passionately. Who murdered RJ Lockwood? The police should know, but they don't.

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    July 12, 2001

    Double Exposure

    If you believe NBC 6, he's an unethical businessman who exploits the poor. If you believe him, NBC 6 tossed ethics aside in a desperate bid for ratings

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    February 22, 2001

    There's No Place Like This Home, Part 2

    A team of state investigators swoops down on Carlyle on the Bay

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    January 25, 2001

    There's No Place Like This Home

    Maybe that's a good thing, given the Carlyle's lousy record with state regulators who monitor assisted-living facilities

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    December 30, 1999


    Y2K Disaster Strikes Miami

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    May 6, 1999

    Down and Out in Dade County, Part 2

    After a lifetime of battling poverty, unemployment, and HIV, Vivian Rolon is dead at age 44

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    January 1, 1998

    Sole Man

    The late Doctor Ali-Tyson Cool: Bluesman, shoeshine rag popper extraordinaire, and legend in his own mind