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Jeb Bush now said to be joining Romney in pursuit of Miami Marlins

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

MIAMI — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has switched sides in pursuit of the Miami Marlins, and he’s trying to beat out former teammate Derek Jeter. Bush has joined the group led by businessman Tagg Romney that is trying to buy the Marlins, a person …Read the complete article here

As mayors gather, Miami Beach’s Phil Levine basks in climate change spotlight

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

On the first day of the national mayors conference he lobbied hard to host, Philip Levine stepped to the stage of a newsmakers breakfast for a chat with Politico writer Marc Caputo. “I don’t know if most folks know,” Caputo said as Levine took his …Read the complete article here

NYC Mayor Gets Climate Change Lesson in Miami

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has labeled rising sea levels a “clear and present danger.” Friday, he toured a section of renovated Miami Beach where the streets had been elevated to combat rising water. (Jun 23) I see an error in the contentRead the complete article here

Review: Miami City Ballet Brings Its Own Sunshine to Jacob’s Pillow

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

BECKET, Mass. — Pamela Tatge took over as artistic director of Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival last year; this is the first year that all the artistic plans are hers. It’s also the 85th anniversary of what dance folks refer to as the Pillow. On …Read the complete article here

Adam Gase jokingly tried to lure Peyton Manning to Miami Dolphins in 2016

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

June 24 (UPI) –Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase phoned an old friend when quarterback Ryan Tannehill was injured last season. That friend was Peyton Manning. The first-year head coach was leading the franchise to the playoffs for the first time in nearly a …Read the complete article here

Miami Dolphins: Did they try and lure Peyton Manning out of retirement last season?

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

The Miami Dolphins wanted an upgrade at quarterback when Ryan Tannehill went down last season. They reached out to Peyton Manning. The Miami Dolphins were one of the surprises of the 2016 NFL season, finishing with a 10-6 record and making the playoffs.Read the complete article here

Jimmy Johnson Talks About Miami Dolphins Jason Taylor, 1997 Draft

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

CANTON, OH – Earlier this week, on Monday afternoon, Pro Football Hall of Fame finalist—Jason Taylor, announced his intentions to have his former head coach, Jimmy Johnson, present him at the Enshrinement Ceremony in Canton, Ohio. The following day …Read the complete article here

Why the Miami Heat need a superstar to regain dominance

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

The Miami Heat have had an interesting last couple years to say the least. Their supporters watched the Big 3 era dissipate before their very eyes, losing LeBron James and Dwyane Wade to their hometown franchises. The third wheel of the Big 3, Chris Bosh …Read the complete article here

Former Miami TE Jovani Haskins headed to West Virginia

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Jovani Haskins announced two weeks ago he was leaving Miami for “somewhere else.” That somewhere else proved to be a favorite destination of other Sunshine State transfers: West Virginia. “WVU is my new home and I can’t wait to perform in front …Read the complete article here

Marlins earn series split with Cubs after big first inning stands up in 4-2 win

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

In a week that could have been their unofficial demise, the Miami Marlins remained very much alive. They beat the Chicago Cubs, 4-2, on Sunday for a series split with the defending World Series champions, who drew the bulk of the nearly 100,000 fans who …Read the complete article here

Teen Runaway Could Be Traveling to Fort Myers With Fugitive

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

A runaway Texas teenager and her fugitive boyfriend could be heading to Fort Myers together, according to authorities.Photo Credit: Florida Department of Law Enforcement

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Debt, protectionism could drag down improving global economy

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

The global economy has picked up and prospects for the next few months are the best in a long time. But the recovery is maturing and faces risks from …Read the complete article here

Q&A: Afraid of sharks? Flu, asteroids pose far greater risk

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

You might want a bigger boat, but you probably don’t need better odds. The confirmed return of great white sharks to Cape Cod has rattled some …Read the complete article here

Iran mocks reports its Syria missile strikes fell short

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Iran said Sunday the two-stage missiles it fired at Islamic State targets in Syria broke apart over the Iraqi desert as planned, mocking reports that some …Read the complete article here

Italy holds mayoral runoffs after populists are eliminated

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Italian towns are holding mayoral runoffs after the first round of voting eliminated populist candidates in all the big cities up for grabs. Sunday’s voting …Read the complete article here

Air bag maker Takata bankruptcy expected Monday in Japan, US

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Drowning in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. is expected to seek bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the …Read the complete article here

China aims to improve ties between Afghanistan, Pakistan

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

China’s foreign minister says Beijing will hold a dialogue with Afghanistan and Pakistan to help improve relations between the two South Asian …Read the complete article here

See which major free agent one site has signing with the Miami Heat

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

The Miami Heat are expected to pursue Utah small forward Gordon Hayward, one of the gems of this year’s free agency class. (Photo by Gene …Read the complete article here

Rebels kill 1 Indian soldier, wound 3 in Kashmir

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Indian security forces put an outskirt of Srinagar, the main city in Indian-controlled Kashmir, under security lockdown as they battled two rebels who …Read the complete article here

Five ways a company can avoid a crisis like Uber’s

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Valdes-Fauli is president and CEO of Pinta, a marketing agency, which has an office in Miami Beach. [email protected] or pintausa.com.Read the complete article here

This vandalized penis-shaped rock shall rise again, activists promise

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Someone chopped off the Trollpikken penis-shaped rock formation in southern Norway, activists say, and now they are collecting money to re-erect …Read the complete article here

Gunshots into a party crowd wound 4 and leave a 21-year-old dead on the street

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Somebody or a few somebodies shot into a Fort Lauderdale neighborhood block party during the first hours of Saturday. The shots killed 21-year-old …Read the complete article here

‘The real estate business is still the same’

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Kislak comes into the Miami Lakes headquarters of The Kislak Organization almost every day when he is in town. He spends his summers in Maine.Read the complete article here

69 days to Miami Hurricanes Football: top Canes to wear 69

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

The Miami Hurricanes’ 2017 season opener is a mere 69 (NICE) days away. But, in the history of Miami Hurricanes Football,t here have been precious …Read the complete article here

Sears’ financial hub? Sunny South Florida

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Although Sears Holdings corporate headquarters has long been near Chicago, its financial hub is Miami, home to half of the company’s board of …Read the complete article here

Breadcrumbs and bones cause recall of Yummy chicken nuggets

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

A statement from Newly Weds Foods e-mailed to the Miami Herald read: “Out of an abundance of caution, Newly Weds Foods, Inc. voluntarily recalled …Read the complete article here

Poop alert: No-swimming advisory trimmed back after sewer-line break

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Miami-Dade County Water & Sewer trimmed the area covered by a no-contact water advisory, issued after a broken sewer line spewed sewage into …Read the complete article here

Jeb Bush now said to be joining Romney in pursuit of Miami Marlins

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

MIAMI — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has switched sides in pursuit of the Miami Marlins, and he’s trying to beat out former teammate Derek Jeter. Bush has joined the group led by businessman Tagg Romney that is trying to buy the Marlins, a person …Read the complete article here

As mayors gather, Miami Beach’s Phil Levine basks in climate change spotlight

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

On the first day of the national mayors conference he lobbied hard to host, Philip Levine stepped to the stage of a newsmakers breakfast for a chat with Politico writer Marc Caputo. “I don’t know if most folks know,” Caputo said as Levine took his …Read the complete article here

NYC Mayor Gets Climate Change Lesson in Miami

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has labeled rising sea levels a “clear and present danger.” Friday, he toured a section of renovated Miami Beach where the streets had been elevated to combat rising water. (Jun 23) I see an error in the contentRead the complete article here

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