With U.S. combat operations officially ended in Afghanistan, some U.S. lawyers for five Afghan detainees at Guantánamo wrote the Obama administration Monday asking that the men be let men go.
In the first city elections since the then-mayor was arrested in 2013, along with a series of scandals of alleged police and administrative corruption, there are some new faces in the mix of candidates.
Schoolmates of 10-year-old Marlon Eason returned from spring break Monday to find a grief counselor waiting in their classroom. Marlon was gunned down in Overtown last week. … Click to Continue »
There are few places that people aren't willing to travel to for a gay pride event. West Hollywood, New York, San Francisco, Tel Aviv, and Sao Paulo all host high volume pride events annually.
In creating a welcoming outdoor room, follow the same guidelines as you would in creating an indoor space; define areas, pay attention to lighting, provide a focal point and above all, make it comfortable.
The Dranoff Foundation concert series has presented consistently imaginative programming, expanding the two-piano repertoire beyond the familiar scores of Mozart and Rachmaninoff. … Click to Continue »
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Disbanded in 2013 due to a lack of attendance, the progressive young adults committee held its first meeting last week and the members hope to get to work soon. … Click to Continue »
With fighters, weapons and morale stretched thin in the contest between Libya’s dueling governments, wiping out the Islamic State threat has taken a back seat to fighting each other. … Click to Continue »
The two sides plan to set the ground rules for future discussions on human rights issues when they meet in Washington on Tuesday. … Click to Continue »
The former chairman of the Miami-Dade County Historic Preservation Board helped lead the way to turn Overtown’s Booker T. Washington into a high school again. … Click to Continue »
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When it comes to easy getaways from South Florida, the Caribbean is a quick flight off the grid to islands where the water’s just a little bit bluer and the sun shines just a little bit brighter.
State Department officials deny a French news report that a missing American journalist has been seen in captivity in Syria and that the Syrian government has acknowledged holding him. … Click to Continue »
Miami Open stars mix business, pleasure … Click to Continue »
Minority business leaders will be able to pitch their products to large corporations and government agencies on April 14 and April 15. … Click to Continue »
Miami police are on the scene at an apartment near Coral Gables after a call came in that multiple people had been shot. … Click to Continue »
Putting together a great drag show is no easy task. The queens may seem like a dime a dozen, but in reality, it's a very competitive field. … Click to Continue »
A new cruise line prepares to inaugurate its first ship, while at least 25 other ships are on order to be delivered to 11 lines by 2020. … Click to Continue »
Since the Palestinian Authority was established in 1994, its security organizations have worked closely with Israel to share intelligence, arrest suspected militants and limit demonstrations in the West Bank. … Click to Continue »
The Guardian reported that the personal details of world leaders attending a summit in Brisbane last year were accidentally disclosed by the Australian immigration department. … Click to Continue »
An activist unveiled a campaign Monday that involved setting up a fake pro-ISIS club at Barry University in Miami Shores. The university criticized the tactics and said no such club was approved.
The Miami-Dade ethics commission sought to have a judge hold Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez in contempt because he refused to answer deposition questions about his high-interest loans to a convicted Ponzi schemer.
Spring attire always begs for one thing: color. And whether you're athletically inclined or prefer your outdoor activities with a side of mimosas, there's something for everyone to wear. … Click to Continue »
LGBT friendly events for April to June 2015 … Click to Continue »
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker was the keynote speaker at a Cuba forum in Tampa on potential business opportunities on the island. Details were outlined on how the new trading relationship with Cuba will work.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the prescription medicines most commonly abused by youths include pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants and depressants. There are several things you can do to help prevent prescription-drug abuse and also protect your own safety.
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MARC A. THIESSEN: Those who dismiss Cruz as a “Republican Obama” should not underestimate him. … Click to Continue »
There were more than 70 pieces of legislation nationwide this year to name everything from the official Alaska state hostess to the official legendary creature in Wyoming. … Click to Continue »