Okay, I acknowledge Ted Kennedy did great things in the US Senate. He was a leader and a charmer.Health care would probably be done by now if he hadn't suffered, then died last night, from a brain tumor. But, like everybody else, he showed his dirty side down here in the subtropics. Back in 1 ... More >>
For more than 80 years the Miami Times has been the voice of the black community, but fewer and fewer people are listening
Javier Peña is a maverick cabbie on a mission to turn the notorious Miami taxi industry into a respectable profession. So far he's been threatened, shot at, fined, and fired. In other words, he's making progress.
Billy Hardemon has been running around Liberty City, and away from allegations of wrongdoing, forever
Times are tough for grocer Lawrence Moore and his Overtown neighbors. Will the county help out? No way.
The corner of North Miami Avenue and Fourteenth Street may not look like much today, but it encompasses the history of Miami. It also has a bright future.
After more than a year, Commissioner James Burke may finally learn what lies ahead: Prosecution or exoneration
An investigation into complaints about police use of excessive force confirms what many citizens already believe: Cops cover for cops
Nothing like a sports championship to bring out the beast in a city
The feds spent years building their case against drug kingpins Willy Falc centsn and Sal Maglutaa. Life in prison was assured. Too bad the jury didn't see it that way.
One thing is clear: Some county commissioners broke the law last December. Another thing isn't so clear: Will they ever be punished?
"Makeup! Would someone please powder Mr. Black's nose?" South Florida's legal eagles peck away at the O.J. Simpson trial.
The Dade Community Relations Board doesn't and isn't very good at relations, either
Raul Rodriguez said he killed a man during a 1991 holdup at Malaga restaurant. At his trial this spring, the jury didn't see it that way.
Being thrown in jail was supposed to bring down the curtain on Miami drug lords Willy Falc and Sal Magluta. But there was an encore: Death threats, clandestine cameras, illegal searches, and major security violations.
Political gangster or humble servant, Miriam Alonso wins either way
A history professor examines the Orlando trial -- and finds defense attorney Roy Black guilty.
What do Armando Valladares, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Miriam Alonso, Xavier Suarez, Alex Penelas, Steve Clark, and the Miami Herald editorial board have in common? They're just a few of the big names enlisted by accused embezzler Roberto Polo in his fight to a
Their flocks have multiplied despite past controversy. But can the Revs. Victor Curry and Richard Dunn preach politics?
Even as her prosecutors prepare their murder case against Andrew Morello's friends, Janet Reno insists she's keeping an open mind