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    January 18, 2010

    Musician Carlos Bertonatti Charged in Fatal DUI Key Biscayne Crash; Bikers Outraged

    An up-and-coming Miami pop singer with slick looks and a Sony recording contract has been charged with vehicular homicide in a horrific hit-and-run crash near Key Biscayne yesterday. via Rolling Stone Police say Carlos Bertonatti was drunk when he plowed into a cyclist on Sunday.​Carlos Ber ... More >>

  • News

    June 21, 2007

    Clever Green

    Florida is starved for electricity. Some eco-renegades are growing their own.

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    May 27, 2004

    A Shot in the Dark, Part II

    After firing his gun at a police officer, Mario Barcia's life has gone from bad to wretched

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    April 10, 2003

    The Firefighter Who Burned His Colleagues

    You may call it embezzlement, but charitable union officials have a more polite term: Misspending

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    March 14, 2002

    Caution: Flammable Substance

    A county firefighter lights a fuse by accusing his superiors of racially tinged arrogance

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    September 16, 1999

    The Day Miami Stood Still

    January 1, 2000: County officials are hoping for the best but preparing for the worst. What about you?

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    October 1, 1998

    Making Airwaves

    This summer the FCC pulled the plug on the county's most innovative radio stations. Some are already back on the air.

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    February 12, 1998

    A Double-Wide Life

    With county officials and neighbors determined to squeeze them out, mobile home owners have become an endangered species