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‘Mama warrior’ in Miami aids children of deported migrants

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

MIAMI (AP) — The 29-year-old Mexican farmworker was stressed and afraid. Her husband had just been detained by immigration authorities as he left a South Florida construction site and was about to be deported. She feared the same would soon happen to her.Read the complete article here

Miami Heat: Are injuries derailing Justise Winslow’s potential?

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Are injuries derailing Justise Winslow’s career to the point of no return with the Miami Heat? Justise Winslow made his comeback this past Sunday in Miami Heat‘s dominant performance over the Milwaukee Bucks. He finished the game with three points, six …Read the complete article here

Derek Jeter and Miami’s mayor may be scheming to remove the Marlins’ home-run thing, like stooges who hate fun

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

After trading one Marlins home-run thing to the Yankees, Derek Jeter and the Marlins’ new ownership group are apparently looking to part ways with the Marlins’ other home-run thing. The Miami Herald has the scoop: Derek Jeter may get an assist from …Read the complete article here

Spectacular finishing kick helps Duke erase 13-point deficit, sprint past Miami

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

For the first 32 minutes of Monday’s night’s game at Miami, Duke was an error-prone, turnover-plagued mess. Then the Blue Devils delivered a devastating finishing kick that more than atoned for their previous mistakes. When the final horn sounded, Duke …Read the complete article here

Miami Heat apply for $5.5 million cap exception from Waiters’ absence

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

The Miami Heat have applied to the NBA for the $5.5 million disabled-player exception that became available in the wake the decision by guard Dion Waiters to undergo surgery on his chronically troublesome left ankle. Monday was the deadline to file for the …Read the complete article here

Stopped for Miami Beach python show, woman faces deportation

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

A woman whose python posed with tourists strolling through Miami Beach is now fighting deportation after Florida wildlife authorities stopped her for illegal display and called immigration officials to check her status. The Miami Herald reports that Maria …Read the complete article here

A-Rod and J-Lo were captured on the kiss cam at the University of Miami basketball game

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Can you see true love? The answer is of course — as long as it’s through the lens of the stadium kiss cam. And at Monday’s massive college basketball showdown between Duke and the University of Miami, the biggest U of M fan in the world — A-Rod — was …Read the complete article here

Gianni Versace: Inside the Late Designer’s Miami Mansion

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

The creative force behind the Italian fashion house, Versace, Gianni Versace, tragically died in 1992 after being shot outside his Miami home by Andrew Cunanan. His story is highlighted in a new season of American Crime Story. Today, his former home is …Read the complete article here

‘Mama warrior’ in Miami aids children of deported migrants

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

MIAMI – Nora Sandigo is an immigration activist in South Florida who has accepted responsibility for 1,250 children of migrants. She is an essential part of emergency planning for people who are in the U.S. illegally and now face an increasing prospect …Read the complete article here

Heat vs. Bucks 2018 odds: Miami an underdog at Bradley Center on Wednesday

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

The Miami Heat are 7-1 straight up and 5-3 against the spread over their last eight games. After having a seven-game win streak snapped in Chicago on Monday, the Heat will try to start up another one on the road Wednesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks.Read the complete article here

Miami Heat: Are injuries derailing Justise Winslow’s potential?

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Are injuries derailing Justise Winslow’s career to the point of no return with the Miami Heat? Justise Winslow made his comeback this past Sunday in Miami Heat‘s dominant performance over the Milwaukee Bucks. He finished the game with three points, six …Read the complete article here

How drug lords make billions smuggling gold to Miami for your jewelry and phones

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

When Juan Granda ventured into Peru’s Amazon rainforest to score another illicit load of gold, he boasted that he felt like legendary Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar. “I’m like Pablo coming … to get the coke,” he told two co-workers in a text …Read the complete article here

Derek Jeter and Miami’s mayor may be scheming to remove the Marlins’ home-run thing, like stooges who hate fun

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

After trading one Marlins home-run thing to the Yankees, Derek Jeter and the Marlins’ new ownership group are apparently looking to part ways with the Marlins’ other home-run thing. The Miami Herald has the scoop: Derek Jeter may get an assist from …Read the complete article here

Spectacular finishing kick helps Duke erase 13-point deficit, sprint past Miami

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

For the first 32 minutes of Monday’s night’s game at Miami, Duke was an error-prone, turnover-plagued mess. Then the Blue Devils delivered a devastating finishing kick that more than atoned for their previous mistakes. When the final horn sounded, Duke …Read the complete article here

How drug lords make billions smuggling gold to Miami for your jewelry and phones

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

When Juan Granda ventured into Peru’s Amazon rainforest to score another illicit load of gold, he boasted that he felt like legendary Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar. “I’m like Pablo coming … to get the coke,” he told two co-workers in a text …Read the complete article here

Stopped for Miami Beach python show, woman faces deportation

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

A woman whose python posed with tourists strolling through Miami Beach is now fighting deportation after Florida wildlife authorities stopped her for illegal display and called immigration officials to check her status. The Miami Herald reports that Maria …Read the complete article here

A-Rod and J-Lo were captured on the kiss cam at the University of Miami basketball game

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Can you see true love? The answer is of course — as long as it’s through the lens of the stadium kiss cam. And at Monday’s massive college basketball showdown between Duke and the University of Miami, the biggest U of M fan in the world — A-Rod — was …Read the complete article here

Heat vs. Bucks 2018 odds: Miami an underdog at Bradley Center on Wednesday

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

The Miami Heat are 7-1 straight up and 5-3 against the spread over their last eight games. After having a seven-game win streak snapped in Chicago on Monday, the Heat will try to start up another one on the road Wednesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks.Read the complete article here

Gianni Versace: Inside the Late Designer’s Miami Mansion

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

The creative force behind the Italian fashion house, Versace, Gianni Versace, tragically died in 1992 after being shot outside his Miami home by Andrew Cunanan. His story is highlighted in a new season of American Crime Story. Today, his former home is …Read the complete article here

‘Mama warrior’ in Miami aids children of deported migrants

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

MIAMI – Nora Sandigo is an immigration activist in South Florida who has accepted responsibility for 1,250 children of migrants. She is an essential part of emergency planning for people who are in the U.S. illegally and now face an increasing prospect …Read the complete article here

Miami Heat: Are injuries derailing Justise Winslow’s potential?

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Are injuries derailing Justise Winslow’s career to the point of no return with the Miami Heat? Justise Winslow made his comeback this past Sunday in Miami Heat‘s dominant performance over the Milwaukee Bucks. He finished the game with three points, six …Read the complete article here

MLB Roundup 1/17: Christian Yelich really, really wants out of Miami

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

We’ve heard about pace-of-play concerns around the league for a few years now. There are different views among fans on this issue — I think there are probably some concerns, personally — but it seems as if the league is determined to do something here.Read the complete article here

See Michelle, Malia And Sasha Obama Hit Miami Beach In Coordinating Bathing Suits

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

The ladies of our favorite first family were spotted over the weekend, soaking up the sun during their girl’s getaway in Miami, and we can’t get over their melanin greatness! Let’s start with our forever FLOTUS, Michelle Obama. A post shared by The FAB Feed (@thefabfeed) on Jan 15, 2018 at 9:30am …Read the complete article here

Cincinnati Reds rumors – Christian Yelich wants out of Miami

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

The idea of Christian Yelich being traded by the Miami Marlins the offseason hasn’t been groundbreaking for quite some time. After the ownership group spearheaded by Derek Jeter took over the Marlins from Jeff Loria earlier this offseason, it was public knowledge that they new brass intended to shed …Read the complete article here

Cyclist training for Dolphins Cancer Challenge hit and killed by boat being towed

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

A cyclist training for next month’s Dolphins Cancer Challenge was killed over the weekend when he was hit by a boat being towed by a truck in Southwest Miami-Dade, according to police. The accident, which left another cyclist injured, happened around 8 a.m. Saturday at Southwest 236th Street and …Read the complete article here

Putlocker [Watch]! Love & Hip Hop Miami Season 1 Episode 3 Full.

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Full-Watch Love & Hip Hop Miami Season 1 Episode 3 : Season 1 Episode 3 : Hey Stranger Online TV hd. One Click Link Below You Can Streaming Free http://4k.ntflixhd.com/tv/76034-1-3/love-hip-hop-miami.html. Follow the young, hip-hop elite as they strive to either “make” or “maintain” a life in Miami.Read the complete article here

Stopped for Miami Beach python show, woman faces deportation

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

MIAMI — A woman whose python posed with tourists strolling through Miami Beach is now fighting deportation after Florida wildlife authorities stopped her for illegal display and called immigration officials to check her status. The Miami Herald reports that Maria Valdez Moreno received a warning from …Read the complete article here

What a birthday cake from Derek Jeter tells us about politics in Miami

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

As Miami-Dade’s mayor, Carlos Gimenez boycotted Marlins Park for almost the entire time Jeffrey Loria owned the team. He publicly bashed the front office’s missteps. On Tuesday, Gimenez emerged from a ballpark tour by new owner Derek Jeter with a customized Marlins birthday cake. “Happy …Read the complete article here

Three takeaways from No. 5 Duke’s win over No. 25 Miami

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

No. 5 Duke rallied from 13 points down late in the second half Monday for an 83-75 road win over No. 25 Miami. Duke (16-2) used a late 18-0 run to evaporate Miami’s lead. Blue Devils senior leader Grayson Allen was held to just five points, but their …Read the complete article here

Derek Jeter and Miami’s mayor may be scheming to remove the Marlins’ home-run thing, like stooges who hate fun

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

After trading one Marlins home-run thing to the Yankees, Derek Jeter and the Marlins’ new ownership group are apparently looking to part ways with the Marlins’ other home-run thing. The Miami Herald has the scoop: Derek Jeter may get an assist from …Read the complete article here

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