Rick Sanchez

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2011

    Efraim Diveroli Earns Four Years In Prison For Fraudulent Arms Deal To Afghanistan

    ​Efraim Diveroli, the young Miami Beach gun runner who stirred national outrage two years ago with a fraudulent a $300 million Pentagon ammunition deal, listened with downcast eyes yesterday as a federal judge read aloud his sentence: four years in prison, a $250,000 fine and $149,000 in restituti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2010

    Maggie Rodriguez Fired from CBS's The Early Show

    ​It's not a good year for veterans of Miami local news who've gone national. There was of course Rick Sanchez's total breakdown, and Katie Couric's continued ratings troubles at the CBS Evening News. Now it seems that Miami-native and CBS 4 alum Maggie Rodriguez has been fired from her gig as a co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2010

    Tweets of the Week: When LeBron Met Nicki Minaj

    ​Everyone has a Twitter these days, so it's hard to keep up. Luckily for you Riptide has decided to start chronicling the best Miami-related Tweets each week. Of course, we're not even up on all of Twitter. So if you think there's a local VIP whose account we need to keep an eye on or just a reall ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2010

    Florida Primary Election Results Live Blog

    ​Today Florida went to the polls for the 2010 primary election. While tonight's big theme involved controversial, self-funded billionaire outsiders taking on establishment career politicians in both the Republican primary for Governor and Democratic primary for Senate, there's still lots of ballot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2010

    Rick Scott Has Business Connection with Mexican Playboy

    Suddenly surging Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Scott has so, so much money we really can't expect him to know what he's done with it all. Though, surprisingly for a guy who's built a sizable portion of his platform around bringing Arizona's controversial immigration laws, that some see as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2009

    Should Maggie Rodriguez's Friendship With Father Cutié Disqualify Her Coverage?

    Earlier today CBS's Early Show announced that they've score the first, sit-down interview with Father Alberto Cutié. Maggie Rodriguez, a Miami native and former CBS4 anchor, is set to do the interview, however she's admitted that Cutié is "a family friend whom I've known for many, many years."&nbs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2009

    Manny Diaz is Deeply Disappointed by Bobby Jindal, Too

    Poor Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal can not catch a break. Everyone from freebase-Twitter addict Rick Sanchez to semi-Conservative Columnist David Brooks is criticizing his speech on Tuesday night, in which he tried to channel Ronald Reagan, but ended up coming off more like Kenneth the Page. Now M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2008

    Corner 3 to Perform at Bougainvillea's on New Year's Eve

    The local alt-rock trio Corner 3 may have only formed in 2007, but the band is based on a longtime friendship, begun when the trio's members were students at Columbus High in the Eighties. Frontman/guitarist/keyboardist John Lopez and bassist/vocalist Rick Sanchez began their music collaboration whi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2008

    News Roundup

    Diaz says the cabinet rumors are just rumors. [Naked Politics] Unfortunately this isn't the first time we've heard something like this, but a 19-year-old in Broward committed suicide using drugs on webcam. [Local10] Condo sales in downtown might be rebounding, but not for long. [Herald] Gas prices c ... More >>

  • News

    May 19, 2005

    Letters from the Issue of May 19, 2005

    Shark killers, whimpering liberals, and demanding drag queens

  • City Life

    May 15, 2003
  • News

    September 12, 2002

    Letters from the Issue of September 12, 2002

    How do we loathe Jilda Unruh? Let us count the ways.

  • News

    December 28, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of December 28, 2000

  • News

    March 30, 2000


    A Modest Proposal for Elian Gonzalez

  • News

    February 17, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters from the issue of February 17, 2000

  • News

    February 10, 2000


    The Marlins Had a Party and You Weren't Invited

  • Calendar

    April 23, 1998

    Night & Day

    April 23- 29, 1998

  • News

    December 18, 1997

    Sweeps Unchained

    Rad Berky got armed and dangerous. Carmel Cafiero got Joe Gersten. Ike Seamans got a heart attack. And we watched it all.

  • News

    February 6, 1997
  • News

    April 11, 1996

    Crime & Nourishment

    In Miami breaking bread has become an intricate part of breaking the law

  • News

    August 3, 1994

    Talk Rodeo

    WIOD's Phil Hendrie hears voices in his head. They tell him what to do. They tell him what to say. And right now they're telling him to make you laugh.

  • News

    July 20, 1994

    The Surfies

    Locally produced TV shows deserve to be honored for their intelligence, their wit, their impeccably bad taste. Don't touch that remote control!

  • Music

    October 7, 1992

    How Do You Selll Relief?

    Charity begins at Homestead

  • Dining

    September 9, 1992
  • Dining

    September 2, 1992
  • News

    May 6, 1992
  • News

    October 2, 1991