South Florida

1.31.19

This 'Sinkhole' in Florida Turned Out to Be a Secret Underground Tunnel to a Bank

"I’ve only seen something like this in the movies."

12.13.18

Ebro Was Right to Ask Kodak Black the Hard Questions

Yesterday, Kodak Black walked out of an Ebro in the Morning interview after the host mentioned his sexual assault case.

10.23.17

Vintage Photos Capture the Beautiful Seediness of Miami Beach

Jill Freedman's decade-long residency in South Florida captures the soul of Miami Beach after she had a falling out with the Big Apple.

9.21.17

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.

11.27.16

How Fidel Castro Dominated Miami's Politics for Decades

The Latin American strongman cast a long shadow over the southern tip of Florida.

10.31.16

UConn Enters the Season with a Target on Their Back

Connecticut's unstoppable trio of Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson, and Morgan Tuck are gone this year, but does that mean Geno Auriemma's program is any more vulnerable?

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9.1.16

What We Know About the Gay Man Who Allegedly Threatened a Pulse-Style Attack in South Florida

The event promoter allegedly went on obscene Facebook rants warning of unprecedented violence, terrorizing the local gay community.

12.22.15

Bizzarely, Western Kentucky Punts On 4th-And-Goal...From 38 Yards Out

Usually teams try to score a touchdown or kick a field goal on fourth and goal. The Hilltoppers do not play that way.

4.20.15

Behind the Scaremongering Headlines, Flakka Is Causing Real Damage in Fort Lauderdale

Reports of drug users with "superhuman strength" seem overblown, but the new synthetic drug is a serious problem in Florida's Broward County, say cops and addiction specialists.

11.6.14

Florida Cops Arrested a 90-Year-Old Man for Feeding the Homeless

“I’m not worried about jail,” he said. "I’m only concerned if the food will get to the mouths of the hungry."

10.23.14

Florida Is Sick of Florida, Wants to Secede from Florida

On October 7, the city of South Miami's vice mayor proposed the idea of creating multiple Floridas. His resolution, which passed 3-2, suggests that the new state of South Florida would start from Orlando and go all the way to the Keys.

10.16.14

Miami Matryoshkas

Expecting mothers from Russia and other former Soviet-bloc countries are crowding the shores of North Miami and Sunny Isles Beach—also known as the “Russian Riviera”—and hiring bilingual companies to find them short-term leases and high-quality medical...

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