Miami’s Top 5: What you should know for Wednesday


1. A Dania Beach businessman was arrested after he tried to hire a hitman from El Salvador to kill his wife, mother-in-law, brother-in-law and his 9-month-old baby boy after his wife wanted a divorce.

2. Expect partly cloudy with a high of 90 today. There is a chance for thunderstorms and rain in the afternoon.

3. Forty-one years after the ‘Perfect Season’ Dolphins historic season, the White House will hold its first ceremony honoring the team.

4. A staffer for Miami Commissioner Francis Suarez, who is running for city mayor, has been bashing constituents online using her personal Twitter account.

5. With the start of the school year approaching, many parents begin to change their routines to accommodate for new schools and schedules.

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