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Race Rewind: Homestead-Miami 2017 Championship

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Relive all the action from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship as we watch the final laps of Matt Kenseth, Danica Patrick and Dale Earnhardt Jr. and crown a new champion in NASCAR. – 11/20/2017Read the complete article here

Dolphins Lose Another Game, Possibly Another Quarterback

Monday, November 20th, 2017

MIAMI GARDENS (CBSMiami/AP) — Head injuries are nothing to be taken lightly. Jay Cutler said concussions are something he knows have to be taken seriously, and that he knows they can get trickier to deal with over time. He said those words in 2010.Read the complete article here

Miami Airport evacuated after toy grenade found in restroom

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The Miami Herald reports that passengers and airport personnel were evacuated from Concourse J at around 8 p.m., after the employee spotted what was eventually determined to be a toy grenade inside a bag in one of the ladies’ restrooms. “Yes, like the …Read the complete article here

Miami, FL 60 Second Forecast

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Miami, FL 40 second local forecast from The Weather Channel. Current conditions, 5 day outlook, with highs, lows, and chance of rain The Weather Channel 0:40Read the complete article here

Decomposed Body Found Near Miami Beach Causeway

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The body was found around 9 a.m. near the Julia Tuttle Causeway eastbound lanes in the trees bordering Biscayne Bay.

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Large Crocodile Spotted on Hollywood Beach

Monday, November 20th, 2017

A large crocodile was spotted on Hollywood Beach Monday morning.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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Miami Dolphins QB Jay Cutler leaves game with possible concussion

Monday, November 20th, 2017

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Miami Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler was removed from Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers due to a concussion evaluation. Cutler was tackled on the next-to-last play — a 1-yard run — of the first half by Tampa Bay’s …Read the complete article here

No. 2 Miami rallies to beat Virginia for 15th straight win

Monday, November 20th, 2017

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) Malik Rosier threw three touchdown passes and ran for another score and No. 2 Miami pulled off its biggest comeback in five years, by holding off Virginia 44-28 on Saturday to extend the nation’s longest winning streak to 15 games.Read the complete article here

Miami’s ‘master of selfies’ mounts a pro-Trump congressional bid

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Republicans and Democrats beware: The “master of selfies” is running for Congress. Mayra Joli, a Brickell-based immigration attorney and five-time beauty queen who dabbles as a pundit on Spanish-language television, is running without a party …Read the complete article here

NASCAR at Homestead: Martin Truex Jr. wins first championship in Miami

Monday, November 20th, 2017

November 20, 2017 8:06am EST November 20, 2017 8:03am EST Martin Truex Jr. fights off Kyle Busch late at Homestead-Miami Speedway to claim his first NASCAR Monster Energy Cup title. Martin Truex Jr. celebrates his NASCAR Cup win. (Getty Images) Updated at …Read the complete article here

IndyCar stars take in NASCAR finale in Miami

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The Verizon IndyCar Series is off until March 2018 but as has been the case in recent years, Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead Miami Speedway witnessed a good contingent of IndyCar regulars on site at the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season finale.Read the complete article here

How to Watch Miami vs. Virginia: Live Stream, TV Channel, Time

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The 9-0 Hurricanes are coming off their biggest win of the season, a 41-8 beat down against Notre Dame last week. After winning four consecutive one-possession games, No. 3 Miami defeated then-No. 13 Virginia Tech and then-No. 3 Notre Dame by a combined 69 …Read the complete article here

20 things we learned in the Miami Dolphins’ 30-20 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The Dolphins’ postseason aspirations went onto life support with a fourth straight loss, the latest to a hugely disappointing Tampa Bay Buccaneers who were playing without Jameis Winston. Matt Moore did his replace-Jay-Cutler-and-stage-a-huge-rally thing …Read the complete article here

The 2017 Holiday Gift Guide for Miami Food Lovers

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Forget the fruitcake, here’s what friends and family really want Believe it or not, the holiday season is upon us in Miami, and it’s time to start hunting for the perfect presents for the loved ones on the holiday list. So Eater Miami is here to help …Read the complete article here

Miami Airport evacuated after toy grenade found in restroom

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The Miami Herald reports that passengers and airport personnel were evacuated from Concourse J at around 8 p.m., after the employee spotted what was eventually determined to be a toy grenade inside a bag in one of the ladies’ restrooms. “Yes, like the …Read the complete article here

Questions surround Dolphins’ offense for 2017 and 2018

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The Miami Dolphins lost their fourth straight game on Sunday when they dropped a 30-20 contest to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Dolphins are now 4-6 on the season, a season in which they were expected to challenge for the playoffs and start to show that …Read the complete article here

Dolphins start LB Chase Allen; mum on Rey Maualuga’s arrest, release

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Coach Adam Gase didn’t have much to say Sunday about Saturday’s release of middle linebacker Rey Maualuga, which followed his arrest after an incident at a downtown Miami nightclub, Club E11even. The Miami Dolphins decided to start undrafted rookie Chase Allen at middle linebacker, which was …Read the complete article here

Grading the Miami Dolphins for their 30-20 loss to the Tampa Bay Bucs

Monday, November 20th, 2017

MIAMI GARDENS — The losing streak is now at four. Next up is a trip to frigid Foxborough (snow forecast) to face the Patriots. Keeping up with this run of good news for the Miami Dolphins, here’s a report card for their 30-20 loss to the Tampa Bay Bucs on Sunday: The whole t…Read the complete article here

The Latest: German leader defends decision to leave talks

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The Latest on Germany’s political uncertainty (all times local):. 2:55 p.m.. The leader of Germany’s Free Democrats has defended his decision to torpedo talks on forming a coalition government with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc and the Greens, saying compromises needed would have …Read the complete article here

Miami’s ‘master of selfies’ mounts a pro-Trump congressional bid

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Mayra Joli, a Brickell-based immigration attorney and five-time beauty queen who dabbles as a pundit on Spanish-language television, is running without a party affiliation for retiring Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen’s Miami-based seat. Joli, a lifelong Democrat, is also an ardent Donald Trump supporter who …Read the complete article here

These special needs students run a gift shop now. The big payoff may be a job later.

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Other South Florida businesses, like The Chocolate Spectrum and the macaroon makers Miami Is Kind, offer similar opportunities for adults with special needs. “We think everyone with autism can be in a competitive employment situation if they have the right support around them and if they have a …Read the complete article here

Before their budget got whacked, Visit Florida execs ran up hefty travel bills

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Gov. Rick Scott’s tourism chiefs at Visit Florida spent a lot of public money taking trips to exotic places to promote the state as a top worldwide destination. Four former top-level staff members at the state’s tourism promotion agency and its current top executive spent a combined $150,000 on travel in the …Read the complete article here

Death Investigation Causes Temporary Closure of Miami-Dade College’s Hialeah Campus …

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Death Investigation Causes Temporary Closure of Miami-Dade College’s Hialeah Campus Monday Morning … Early morning events and classes on one Miami-Dade College campus are back on Monday after a suspicious death overnight. Officers responded to the scene at the school’s Hialeah campus …Read the complete article here

The Best Concerts in Miami This Week, November 20-26

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Space, 34 NE 11th St., Miami, 305-375-0001, clubspace.com. Omnidisc Showcase: With Danny Daze, AAAA, Anshaw Black, Deroboter, and Diego Andres, 10 p.m., $10-$15. Electric Pickle, 2826 N. Miami Ave., Miami, 305-456-5613, electricpicklemiami.com. Trap Circus: With Cardi B, Kodak Black, YFN …Read the complete article here

With Prism Creative Group, Isabella Acker Organizes Miami’s Most In-Demand Events

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Miami’s live-music scene has had plenty of false starts, from condescending New York Times articles calling the Magic City a “tropical bohemia in the making” to venues that seem to burn out as quickly they appear. Throw in local audiences’ finicky tastes and a geographical handicap, and you’ll …Read the complete article here

The Best Free Events in Miami This Week

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Hub Port-au-Prince Fundraiser at LAB Miami. With hurricanes slamming the Caribbean and wildfires blazing out West, it can be difficult for shell-shocked Americans to think about one of the most devastating natural disasters of our time, the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. Deforestation, political instability and …Read the complete article here

Miami Dolphins QB Jay Cutler leaves game with possible concussion

Monday, November 20th, 2017

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Miami Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler was removed from Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers due to a concussion evaluation. Cutler was tackled on the next-to-last play — a 1-yard run — of the first half by Tampa Bay’s …Read the complete article here

No. 2 Miami rallies to beat Virginia for 15th straight win

Monday, November 20th, 2017

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) Malik Rosier threw three touchdown passes and ran for another score and No. 2 Miami pulled off its biggest comeback in five years, by holding off Virginia 44-28 on Saturday to extend the nation’s longest winning streak to 15 games.Read the complete article here

Pacers run away after halftime, beat Heat 120-95

Monday, November 20th, 2017

MIAMI (AP) — Myles Turner made almost every shot he took in Indiana’s biggest win of the season, and even got a chance for a brief postgame chat with actor Matthew McConaughey. Everything went great for the Pacers. Everything went wrong for the Miami Heat.Read the complete article here

Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ Miami Dolphins Live Thread & Game Information

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Your Miami Dolphins will meet the Tampa Bay Buccaneers today in what will serve at their makeup game that both teams missed due to hurricane Irma. This is also the weekend that should have served at the Dolphins bye week which the team could have used …Read the complete article here

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