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  • Blogs

    December 18, 2013

    It's Christmas! City Employees Take Homeless People's Property, and Now Police Are Helping

    Kevin Henderson stood on top of his pink blanket and yelled at the officers and city employees who wanted it confiscated. The homeless Miami resident with a gray-streaked goatee demanded to know why six squad cars' worth of officers had descended upon a quiet part of NW 18th Street and started throw ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2013

    Premium Blend's Chocolate Wine, 28-Proof Rum

    Hialeah-based Premium Blend produces standard wine products, such as Santos Sangria, Choco Noir (its chocolate wine), and V'Nillâ Noir, as well as wine-based products geared toward making restaurateurs' lives easier. Using wine, PB makes alcohol-flavored products that can be used in place of hard ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2012

    Florida Dad Shakes Baby to Death for Interrupting Xbox Marathon

    Jacob David Hartley had been a dad for three weeks, but apparently didn't have as much enthusiasm for his newborn son as he did for his Xbox. The 20-year-old Lakeland, Florida, resident stands accused of shaking his son to death after the child started crying while he was in the middle of a video ga ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2009

    Top Chef and Barilla: For the Foodie in All of Us

    "You have to respect your ingredients. You have to respect the food." This according to Top Chef Ilan Hall is the recipe for success. Other advice to amateur foodies included the typical "start at the bottom, even if it means peeling garlic." And then keep a clean workspace. However his brief answer ... More >>

  • Music

    November 9, 2006
  • News

    January 19, 1995

    Fade to Black

    As Blockbuster and other big chains devour more and more of the market, mom-and-pop video shop operators fret about being erased