Miami

Gust of wind impales beach umbrella in British tourist at Jersey Shore

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. — A beach umbrella blown in a gust of wind impaled a British tourist vacationing on the Jersey Shore.<p>One of the aluminum stretchers, a part of a metal umbrella frame that connects the edge to the top point, drove itself entirely through the right ankle of Margaret Reynolds, …

Jersey Shore

Next Letter in the Mail: Julie Marie Wade

Our next Letter in the Mail comes from Julie Marie Wade! Julie writes about a prose poem that she finds especially inspiring in our current political …

Florida International University

2018-19 Fulbright

<b>Jennifer Gil</b>, an environmental scientist who will travel to Panama to collect microalgae samples, documenting her findings for the world in both …

UC Berkeley

ICE Protest In Miramar

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIRAMAR (CBSMiami) – Protesters have taken to the streets of Miramar to display their anger at the Immigration …

Protest

Cubans build lives in Mexican border town while still dreaming of America

NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico — Lourdes Lisett De La Torre arrived at the Gateway to the Americas bridge carrying nothing but a backpack and a phone.<p>She had …

Cuba

The Best Things to Do in Miami This Week

Thursday We've heard enough about a certain entertaining Hamilton. It's time for a new one. London-based DJ Archie Hamilton has made quite a name for …

Miami Beach

Police Get Look At New Non-Lethal Device That Subdues Suspects

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Police in South Florida could soon have a new non-lethal tool in their arsenal.Officers from …

Florida

Store Clerk Shot, Killed During Robbery In North Lauderdale

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Broward Sheriff’s Office is investigating the killing of a store clerk in North …

Crime

Summertime Sunscreen Myths Busted

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – As we sweat out the peak of summer, it’s more important than ever to protect yourself from …

Skin Care

Police: Driver Of Stolen Truck Collides With SUV, Killing Driver

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The driver of a stolen Dodge Ram truck smashed head on into a SUV in Allapattah Tuesday …

Law Enforcement

Fourth Victim Recovered In Everglades Plane Crash

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami-Dade police and fire rescue search and recovery team members have recovered the body …

Airplanes

Missouri Senator Questions Keys Debris Contracts

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Expressing concern Florida will seek “reimbursement for potentially wasteful debris removal …

Rainfall

Ranking Miami-Dade's Most Corrupt Cities

Then there's last year's absurdist saga of then-Commissioner Michael Grieco, who seemed destined for political stardom before the <i>Herald</i> absolutely …

Corruption

It was singer Marc Anthony who paid $19M for Bacardi heiress’s Coral Gables estate

Cocoplum is swapping one famous resident for another<p>A Coral Gables estate that sold earlier this month for $19 million—and shattering the record for single family home sales in the Cocoplum subdivision in process—was purchased by Grammy-winning performer Marc Anthony, revealed the <i>Wall Street …

Real Estate

Speaking In South Africa, Obama Warns Against 'Strongman Politics'

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>JOHANNESBURG (CBSMiami/CNN) – Former US President Barack Obama spoke on Tuesday, addressing several topics …

South Africa

MGM Resorts sues Las Vegas shooting victims to avoid liability

LAS VEGAS (WSVN) — MGM Resorts International is suing over 1,000 victims of the shooting in Las Vegas in an effort to avoid being held …

Las Vegas

Study finds deep subterranean connection between two Japan volcanoes

Scientists have confirmed for the first time that radical changes of one volcano in southern Japan was the direct result of an erupting volcano 22 …

Geology

Ryan’s top tax aide moves to Steptoe

<i>With David Beavers, Daniel Lippman and Garrett Ross</i><p><b>RYAN’S TOP TAX AIDE MOVES TO STEPTOE: George Callas,</b> the top tax aide to House Speaker <b>Paul Ryan,</b> is now a managing director in <b>Steptoe & Johnson,</b> where he will assist clients with navigating the new tax reform law, <b>POLITICO</b>’s <b>Aaron Lorenzo</b> reports. …

David Price

Man Walks 20 Miles To First Day Of Work, Given A Car For His Effort

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p><b>PELHAM, Ala. (CBS Local) –</b> It was supposed to be Walter Carr’s first day of work with a moving company Sunday …

Miami

#93: Saif Ishoof - VP of Engagement at Florida International University (feat. Alice McLaughlin)

Florida International University

Amazon Upbeat On Second Day Of Prime Day, Despite Early Glitches

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — Amazon is hoping customers don’t see any more dogs, after early problems on Prime Day …

eCommerce

Woman Left Out Of Will Accused Of Killing Mom

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>FT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami/AP) – A learning that she was being left out of her mother’s will, a Ft. Lauderdale …

Crime

Arrest Made In Theft Of $10K From Woman Making Bank Deposit

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Police have arrested a man they say snatched more than $10,000 in cash from a woman making a …

Armed Robbery

Woman Killed, 5 Wounded In Riviera Beach Shooting

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>RIVIERA BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) — A woman was shot and killed and five others wounded in a shooting in front of a …

Miami

Florida Gov. Rick Scott's Battle Over Finances Heads To Appeals Court

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) — A long-running battle over whether Gov. Rick Scott is following the state’s …

Florida

Several Arrests Made After Immigration Protest At ICE Facility In Pompano Beach

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Police made several arrests Monday afternoon after an immigration protest in Pompano …

Immigration

Organizers Of Pulse Nightclub Memorial Seek Ideas

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>ORLANDO (CBSMiami/AP) — Over two years have passed since a gunman opened fire inside a popular gay nightclub in …

Las Vegas

Federal Judge Dismisses Class-Action Lawsuit On Red Light Cameras

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA) – Following the lead of the Florida Supreme Court, a federal …

Class Action

Local Lawmakers React To President Trump's Visit With Vladimir Putin

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Helsinki sit down between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin is …

Donald Trump

Bay Harbor Islands Officer Injured In Crash

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Bay Harbor Islands police officer was injured in an early morning crash.<p>Chopper4 over the …

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