Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech, gets as nasty as he wants to be for Miami New Times. Karma finally caught up to Donald Sterling, the slumlord owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. Just when his team is finally thriving and competing ... More >>
In a stunning series of accusations, Florida's lieutenant governor, Jennifer Carroll, was allegedly caught in a compromising sexual position with a top female aide.Of course, the claims are coming from a former Carroll staffer who was fired and is facing third-degree felony charges for illegally tap ... More >>
kendrickmeek.comMeek on Election DayKendrick Meek will not miss Jeff Greene. Like that guy at your party who shows up uninvited, plays Kelly Clarkson so loud the cops come, and then bolts before you're handed a noise violation, Greene has been a major headache.But Meek will miss Greene's money. T ... More >>
A local leader testifies before Congress ... with questionable backing
Miami-Dade Corrections officers think a new uniform code discriminates against black men
Melt this commissioner
Like a modern version of Fritz Lang's Metropolis, well-meaning people battle corrupt mechanisms only to discover that the true enemies of democracy are human.
Developer Donahue Peebles is as handsome, smooth, articulate, & nasty as he needs to be
A list to nominate members for Miami's new Civilian Investigative Panel comes together in typical Magic City fashion
Comments about black people, gay people, and restaurant people
Will Eddie Lee Macklin accomplish more in death than he did in life? Don't count on it.
Miami mayoral candidate Manny Diaz may look like an outsider, but his political history places him squarely on the inside
Someone please tell Bill Nelson that not everyone in the Democratic Party looks like him
She says he ordered her to sue a local resident, and then fired her. He says that's a lie. Being Key Biscayne police chief isn't the hassle-free job Michael Flaherty thought it would be.
From the issue of August 17, 2000
For two years Goya Foods has waged a war to prevent its workers from unionizing. Now things are starting to get really ugly.
Old Fontainebleu fave Sammy Davis, Jr.
The high and mighty rushed to the aid of dubiously degreed schools superintendent Roger Cuevas
The school board may vote to name a school after a powerful union boss. That's politics, baby.
Witnesses to the segregated history of Virginia Beach tell a sorry but inspiring tale
More than 50 years ago, five daring young men put on police uniforms and began patrolling Miami's "Colored Town." A couple of them are still looking for justice.
MDCC English professor Wade Harris didn't share much about his life. But he might well have shared his murderer.
The Florida Elections Commission and the Florida Bar. Maybe the FBI, too. For a man who won automatic re-election, Metro Commissioner James Burke seems to have a lot of explaining to do.
Two Metro-Dade fire department officials are demoted after the storm. They say it's because they're black.