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A Miami Republican may run for Congress in 2020 after being snubbed by Democrats

Miami Dade - 4 hours 39 min ago
Debbie Mucarsel-Powell won one of the most expensive U.S. House races in the country last year, but the back-and-forth between the Miami Democrat and the man she defeated, Republican Carlos … Click to Continue »
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It’s not hurricane season yet, but there’s a named storm. South Florida is in the clear.

Miami Dade - 11 hours 41 min ago
Hurricane season doesn’t start until June 1, but there’s already a named storm churning in the Atlantic. Don’t worry. South Florida is in the clear. On Monday evening, hurricane forecasters … Click to Continue »
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Biden warns that Trump could be the ‘end of NATO’ in speech at Coral Gables fundraiser

Miami Dade - 13 hours 4 min ago
So far ahead of the pack that he can only see Donald Trump, former vice president Joe Biden kept his sights on the president Monday night and warned during a … Click to Continue »
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He used Facebook to threaten to kill Muslims ‘one by one,’ cops say. Now, he’s in jail.

Miami Dade - 13 hours 45 min ago
The social media posts were explicit. He threatened arson and said he was going “to kill Muslims one by one,” cops say. On Monday, a day after the Islamic Center … Click to Continue »
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‘It’s our turn to do something to defend American democracy,’ says Pete Buttigieg during fundraiser in Miami

Miami Dade - 14 hours 45 min ago
Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana and 2020 presidential candidate, speaks to a crowd of voters during a grassroots fundraiser at Wynwood Walls on Monday, May 20, 2019. … Click to Continue »
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Touting advocacy and county experience, Trayvon Martin’s mom launches commission bid

Miami Dade - 17 hours 19 min ago
In announcing her campaign for a seat on the Miami-Dade County Commission, activist-turned-candidate Sybrina Fulton held up her 24 years of employment at the county as an asset to her … Click to Continue »
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Woman stabbed several times outside Miami church, police say

Miami Dade - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 14:53
A woman was stabbed several times early Monday outside a church near downtown Miami, police said. Officers responded to Northwest Fifth Avenue and Fourth Street around 5:30 a.m. and found … Click to Continue »
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What you need to know to get around Miami Beach on Memorial Day weekend

Miami Dade - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 14:00
Miami Beach is preparing to receive thousands of visitors for Memorial Day weekend, which will be packed with concerts, special events and parties. The weekend is best known for the … Click to Continue »
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Shooting in Opa-locka leaves one person dead, cops say

Miami Dade - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 23:29
A person was killed Sunday afternoon in a shooting in Opa-locka, police said. The shooting happened Sunday afternoon at 3950 NW 27th Ave. No other information was immediately available. Anyone … Click to Continue »
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Two people critically injured in Miami Gardens shooting

Miami Dade - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 20:27
Two men were rushed to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center by helicopter after being shot in Miami Gardens on Sunday afternoon, police said. The shooting happened around 1 p.m. … Click to Continue »
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Miami man dies while snorkeling off John Pennekamp Park in the Keys

Miami Dade - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 19:13
It’s been a rough month for those diving or snorkeling in the waters off the Florida Keys. For the fourth time this month, a person exploring underwater has died, according … Click to Continue »
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Shooting in Little Havana leaves three people wounded, police say

Miami Dade - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 17:57
A shooting in Little Havana has left three people wounded, Miami police said Sunday. The conditions of the victims were not immediately known. Police say the shooting, which happened about … Click to Continue »
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Late night commuter? This may help you avoid a traffic headache

Miami Dade - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 16:43
More signs are going up on the highway — and that means more overnight closures. Northbound and southbound lanes on Florida’s Turnpike will be shut down between Bird Road/SW 40th … Click to Continue »
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A tropical disturbance may be out in the Atlantic, but South Florida has other plans

Miami Dade - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 16:13
There are two important thing to keep in mind this week when it comes to South Florida weather: sunscreen and water. Because of a change in wind direction, the eastern … Click to Continue »
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Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin, will run for Miami-Dade County Commission

Miami Dade - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 02:00
Thrust into the national spotlight and a life of activism after the shooting of her teenage son, Sybrina Fulton has spent the better part of the last seven years advocating … Click to Continue »
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80-year-old shoots would-be robber, 73, who attacked him with pepper spray, cops say

Miami Dade - Sat, 05/18/2019 - 23:43
An 80-year-old man shot a would-be robber in a Hialeah parking lot Friday afternoon. The suspect is 73 years old. Police said Julio Perez-Delgado pepper sprayed and punched the older … Click to Continue »
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‘We have to stop this.’ Four struck by gunfire in Overtown during separate shootings

Miami Dade - Sat, 05/18/2019 - 21:36
Four people were shot Friday night in separate shootings in Overtown, police said. The shootings, which happened about 9:30 p.m., occurred near the intersection of Northwest Fifth Avenue and Eighth … Click to Continue »
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‘Love you, mean it, bye.’ Miami test administrator disappears during finals week, police say

Miami Dade - Sat, 05/18/2019 - 19:00
Police are searching for a Miami-Dade County Schools employee who has been missing since Wednesday, as students were taking their final examinations at Miami Norland Senior High. Kameela Russell, 41, … Click to Continue »
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Miami’s flying car port is almost finished. And the flying cars are not far behind

Miami Dade - Sat, 05/18/2019 - 01:51
A facility that could accommodate a flying-car future is nearing completion atop downtown’s 60-story Paramount Miami Worldcenter luxury condo tower. Meanwhile, a true-blue flying car just hit the market. The … Click to Continue »
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Mayor Suarez’s veto sides with preservationist for the Coconut Grove Playhouse

Miami Dade - Sat, 05/18/2019 - 01:24
Mayor Francis Suarez's veto sides with preservationist for the Coconut Grove Playhouse, May 17, 2019. … Click to Continue »
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