Posts Tagged ‘Article’

Off-Duty Police Officer Shot in Palmetto Bay Armed Robbery

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

The Miami-Dade Police Department is searching for suspects who shot a person during an armed robbery in Palmetto Bay. The Doral Police Department said the person shot is one of its own.

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Lyft Driver Shot in NW Miami-Dade Moved Out of Hospital ICU

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Eduard Pazdnik, a Lyft driver shot several times over the weekend in NW Miami-Dade, has been moved out of the intensive care unit at Jackson Memorial Hospital – likely a sign of improvement.Photo Credit: Andrey Pavlovich/GoFundMe

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Last Year’s Super Bowl Ads Worth a Replay

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018


Super Bowl ads usually offer brief opportunities for escapism – from both reality and the big game.

Last year’s commercial crop did an OK job of entertaining between plays.

Photo Credit: fstop123/Getty

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Palace Bar Drag Queen Mistakenly Detained by Police

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Tiffany Fantasia, a famous drag queen in South Beach’s popular Palace Bar, was mistakenly detained by Miami Beach Police officers searching for a suspect who punched a woman.

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Facebook a ‘Living, Breathing Crime Scene’: Tech Ethicist

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Facebook announced last week that it would start prioritizing “meaningful posts from friends and family in News Feed” with less content from pages, publishers and brands.But former Facebook employees told NBC…Photo Credit: Noah Berger/AP

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Dirt Bike Rider in Serious Condition After Opa-Locka Crash

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

A dirt bike rider was hospitalized in serious condition on Tuesday after a crash with a vehicle in Opa-locka.

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Jamaica Sending Its First Women’s Bobsled Team to Olympics

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018


Jamaica’s women’s bobsled team made history Monday, becoming the first female bobsled team from the island nation to qualify for the Winter Olympics.They will compete 30 years after Jamaica sent its mens…

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Jamaica Bobsled Team/Facebook

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Ride-Out Suspects in Court as Officials Work to Curb Event

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Several people who police said participated in the “Wheels Up, Guns Down” MLK ride-out faced a Miami-Dade judge on Tuesday.

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More Chilly Weather Expected in South Florida Wednesday

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Another cold front is expected to temporarily bring temperatures back into the 40s in South Florida this week.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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President Trump’s Phony ‘Fake News’ Awards Show

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018


The bogus competition marks another attack on the press by a leader who uses entertainment world bluster to tear down the media that helped spawn him.

Photo Credit: AP

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Hannibal Buress’ Arrest in Miami Seen in Police Body Cam

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

A police body camera video showing the arrest of popular comedian Hannibal Buress for disorderly intoxication in Miami last month was released Tuesday.

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Pair Swiped Dozens of Phones at Life in Color Festival: Cops

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Two men are facing charges after police say they stole dozens of cellphones from attendees of the Life in Color festival in Miami Sunday.Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections

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American Airlines Going ‘Cashless’ in Miami Starting Thurs.

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

The airline is working on a third party vendor who will help those travelers only carrying cash be able to transfer that money onto a debit card.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Video Shows Alleged Animal Abuse at Florida Egg Farm

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

An animal rights group has released new undercover video of what they say are hens living in deplorable conditions at a Florida egg farm.Photo Credit: Animal Recovery Mission

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Suspects Sought After Woman Carjacked at Gunpoint in Miami

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Police are looking for suspects after a woman was carjacked at gunpoint in broad daylight in Miami Tuesday morning.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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Violations Revealed at Mar-a-Lago After State Inspection

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

The initial inspection – done on November 8th, exactly one year after Trump was elected – showed the property did not have smoke detectors specialized for the hearing impaired as well as exposed rebar in…Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Ill. Candidate for Governor Walks Off Stage Over Gun Violence Comment

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Gubernatorial candidate Chris Kennedy left the stage during a forum on Monday after Republican State Rep. Jeanne Ives argued the solution to gun violence in Illinois was having “more fathers in the home.”…

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Crash Shuts Down Section of U.S. 1 in Miami-Dade

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Two people were rushed to the hospital early Tuesday morning after a crash between a car and gas tanker shut down a major Miami-Dade roadway.Crews arrived at the scene on U.S.

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Death Threats Made Toward Professor of ‘White Racism’ Course

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

The professor at the head of Florida Gulf Coast University’s controversial “White Racism” class is back in spotlight.Ted Thornhill told NBC affiliate WBBH-TV that he’s getting death threats aimed at…Photo Credit: Google Maps

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Miami-Dade Police Officer Injured in Crash

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

A Miami-Dade Police Officer was injured in a collision with another vehicle in NW Miami-Dade County.

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Police Release Timeline Details on Mistaken Identity Murder

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Janice Zengotita-Torres called home to check on her son during her shift at a Ross store in Osceola County. Hours later, all calls to her phone went straight to voicemail.

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‘Real Housewives’ Star Jill Zarin’s Husband Dies at 71

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018


Bobby Zarin, husband of former “Real Housewives of New York City” star Jill Zarin, has passed away after battling cancer for several years, “Today” reported. He was 71.

Photo Credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images, File

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Simone Biles: I Was Sexually Abused by Gymnastics Doctor

Monday, January 15th, 2018


Simone Biles, the golden girl of the 2016 Olympics, added her name Monday to the list of gymnasts who say they were molested by team doctor Larry Nassar, NBC News reported.The revelation came on her social…

Photo Credit: Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP

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Local Haitians Protest President Trump in West Palm Beach

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Dozens of South Florida Haitians gathered to protest President Donald Trump in West Palm Beach Monday in response to Trump reportedly questioning why the U.S. would admit Haitians or people from “s–thole”…Photo Credit: WPTV

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El Portal Vice Mayor Arrested For Second Time in Two Months

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Omar Nickerson was taken into custody and booked early Monday morning, charged with two counts of burglary of an unoccupied dwelling. He was held on a $12,500 bond.Photo Credit: Village of El Portal

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Florida Boy Who Was Battling Rabies After Bat Scratch Dies

Monday, January 15th, 2018

A 6-year-old Florida boy who was undergoing experimental treatment after being diagnosed with rabies has died.Photo Credit: Roque Family

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Murders on FSU Campus by Ted Bundy Remembered 40 Years Later

Monday, January 15th, 2018

In the early morning hours of January 15th, 1978, Bundy entered the Chi Omega house on the Tallahassee campus where went into several different bedrooms where he beat and assaulted four female students…

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5000 Role Models Honors Legacy of Dr. King at Annual Event

Monday, January 15th, 2018

The organization was founded by U.S. Representative Frederica Wilson that guides and mentors young men of color in Miami-Dade County.

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Crash Causing Major Traffic Delays on I-95 in Broward

Monday, January 15th, 2018

A morning crash on I-95 in Broward County is causing massive traffic delays for those hitting the road Monday.The crash involving a truck in the northbound lanes just after Cypress Creek Road has…

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Worshipers ‘Pray for Trump’s Soul’ After MLK Service in NYC

Monday, January 15th, 2018

A service honoring civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Sunday was dominated by conversations about vulgar comments President Trump reportedly made about African nations last week.Photo Credit: NBC 4 New York/AP

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