HAVANA (AP) – Natalia Revuelta Clews, the Cuban socialite who emptied her bank account and sold her diamond jewelry to support Fidel Castro when he was a little-known insurgent, has died.
New nutrition guidelines call for paying more attention to the unhealthy fats found in foods than cholesterol levels … Click to Continue »
A 37-year-old man visiting Broward County from outside the United States tested positive last week for rubella, according to the Florida Department of Health in Broward County. … Click to Continue »
The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts announced via Twitter that opening statements would begin Wednesday in Boston in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. … Click to Continue »
Technical problems plagued school districts trying to administer the Florida Standards Assessment for a second day. … Click to Continue »
Dear Abby: I was recently told by a friend that my husband had sent her texts of an inappropriate and sexual nature. My husband didn’t deny that he sent them and refused to tell me what he sent.
Scott reiterated his goals of cutting taxes, spending more on public education and freezing graduate school tuition. He did not talk about public school testing or the crisis in the state prison system.
Doyle McManus: Among other things, we learned that Jeb Bush has staying power. … Click to Continue »
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is using the U.S. Congress’ podium to warn against trusting Iran to curb its nuclear ambitions … Click to Continue »
Before running to the drug store, look in your spice rack for natural remedies, immunity-boosters and cold-busters. Plus, a recipe for Tom Yum soup. … Click to Continue »
A skin patch that experts say could be a breakthrough treatment for peanut-allergy sufferers appears to be both safe and effective, according to an early stage clinical trial that involved Seattle-area children, among others, to test the potentially lifesaving technology.
A Justice Department investigation will allege sweeping patterns of discrimination within the Ferguson, Missouri, police department and at the municipal jail and court, law enforcement officials familiar with the report said Tuesday.
It’s a Tuesday morning and State Rep. Katie Edwards sits in a circle with 20 middle school girls revealing her angst when she was their age. … Click to Continue »
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A South Florida man who referred foreign ballplayers to a steroid clinic at the center of a Major League Baseball scandal receives a light prison sentence. … Click to Continue »
The 32nd Miami International Film Festival, presented by Miami Dade College, runs March 6-15. 125 feature-length and short films from 40 countries will be screened at various venues around Miami. For … Click to Continue »
New cookbooks reveal smart ways to stir traditional Latin recipes. … Click to Continue »
This is the second of three excerpts from the book ‘Live Right and Find Happiness (Although Beer Is Much Faster)’ by Dave Barry, to be released by Putnam today. … Click to Continue »
Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson has created an exploratory committee to run for president, becoming the first Republican candidate to formally enter the 2016 presidential contest. Committee chairman Terry Giles on … Click to Continue »
Florida's legislative session begins March 3, 2015. Check here for updates. … Click to Continue »
Corrections officials in Georgia have temporarily halted all planned executions to give the state time to analyze a drug that prompted the last-minute postponement of an execution. … Click to Continue »
Mineral oil has been used in skincare for more than a century (its cosmetic use dates back to ancient Roman times). It’s one of the most commonly used ingredients used to inhibit water loss from the skin as well as treat dryness.
This is the first of three excerpts from the book ‘Live Right and Find Happiness (Although Beer Is Much Faster)’ by Dave Barry, to be released by Putnam on March 3.
Plan would brand the former Tamiami airport as a center for drone-based businesses and research. … Click to Continue »
The Islamic State might be the best-funded radical Islamist group, perhaps in history, but the coalition air campaign that’s targeting its oil-refining operations and military assets has begun to damage its ability to earn.
Here’s how high school senior pranks usually go: … Click to Continue »
“Fate and Freedom” was the thematic thread for pairing symphonies of Beethoven and Shostakovich at this weekend’s concerts in Miami by the Cleveland Orchestra. Beethoven’s 19th century ideals and Shostakovich’s battles with the Soviet cultural bureaucracy for artistic freedom certainly influenced their musical output.
Excerpt from Live Right and Find Happiness (Although Beer Is Much Faster) by Dave Barry, Putnam … Click to Continue »
Medina Capital, the Miami private equity firm that invests in high-growth companies, led a $35 million Series C investment round in Booker, a full-service digital platform for service commerce, the companies announced Tuesday.
The Asian gaming giant that owns a major … Click to Continue »