The Strange Rise and Sudden Fall of the Florida Mayor Who Took on a SWAT Team
A disgraced doctor and alleged user of crack and meth managed to take over a city until he got caught. Somehow, that was just the beginning.
The Hot New Millennial Trend Is Scamming Amazon for Big Money
"To most people $230,000 is a lot of money, but for Amazon it probably doesn’t do anything to hurt its stock price."
The Insane Saga of the Fake Saudi Prince Who Scammed Miami's Rich and Famous
A career con-artist, Anthony Gignac got busted over and over again, but kept finding new prey in America's capital city of fraud.
Miami's Wild Bitcoin Scene Doesn't Care About Your 'Bubble'
Despite warnings from experts and haters and the occasional plummet in value, the Magic City is going all-in.
A New Murder Suggests a Serial Killer Is Prowling Florida
Experts and local cops say the latest grisly slaying bolsters their theory of a serial assassin stalking the street, but locals we talked to aren't ready to hide indoors.
Is a Serial Killer on the Loose in Florida?
Cops are hinting at it and residents are worried after three eerily similar fatal shootings in the same normally low-key neighborhood.
The Guys Cashing in on Hurricane Irma's Boat Destruction
The historic storm made a mess of the fleets of ships in Miami's Biscayne Bay. Now salvagers are looking for a windfall.
What We Know About the Teen Accused of Ambushing Cops in Miami
A 19-year-old has been charged with the shooting attack on two undercovers in a minivan.
How Fidel Castro Dominated Miami's Politics for Decades
The Latin American strongman cast a long shadow over the southern tip of Florida.
The Complicated Connections Between Legal Hydroponics and the Marijuana Black Market
In states like Florida where most weed is still illegal—even for medical reasons—hydroponic gardening stores are battlefronts in the war on drugs.
Murder Plots, Bumbling Cops, and Con Men: When Reality TV Goes Wrong
How a Florida newlywed who allegedly plotted to have her husband killed on an episode of 'COPS' is fighting her case.
The FBI Are Cracking Down on the Potentially Deadly Mexican Heroin Flowing into Florida
A high-profile bust shows how stronger varieties of heroin are arriving in a state infamous for prescription drug "pill mills."