Miami's Top 5: What you should know Monday

 

1. The Miami Dolphins suspended guard Richie Incognito late Sunday night. Incognito is caught in the middle of a "bullying" scandal, with allegations stemming that team rookies are being forced to float veteran players excessive nightlife and financial expenditures.

2. The Heat avoided a rare three-game losing streak Sunday night and returned to .500 after taking the court with a losing record for just the second time since the Big 3 got together.

3. Elections week is upon us, follow Naked Politics all week for the latest.

4. After a rocky start, Gulfstream Park sees a new way to move beyond racing

5. Naked and wet, more than 800 nudists paraded into the waters of Haulover Beach Sunday afternoon in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for most skinny-dippers at a single venue. The previous record? 729.

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In this April 3, 2014, file photo, Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. speaks after a closed-door meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, as the panel votes to approve declassifying part of a secret report on Bush-era interrogations of terrorism suspects. The forthcoming report on the CIA’s use of harsh interrogation techniques could add to the legal complications facing the long-delayed U.S. military tribunals of terrorist suspects at the Guantánamo Bay prison.

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    The Senate's forthcoming report on the CIA's use of harsh interrogation techniques could add to the legal complications facing the long-delayed U.S. military tribunals of terrorist suspects at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp.

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In this photo provided by CBS, Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert, left, takes a “selfie” with host David Letterman on the set of the “Late Show with David Letterman,” Tuesday, April 22, 2014 in New York. This was Colbert’s first visit to the show since CBS announced that he will succeed Letterman as host when he retires in 2015. (AP Photo/Jeffrey R. Staab) MANDATORY CREDIT, NO SALES, NO ARCHIVE, FOR NORTH AMERICAN USE ONLY

    Letterman gets visit from his successor, Colbert

    Stephen Colbert, who will take over for a retiring David Letterman on CBS' "Late Show" next year, revealed Tuesday that he almost worked for Letterman — twice.

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Buddhists monks walk after their pray for the safe return of people believed to have been trapped in the sunken Sewol ferry at a port in Jindo, south of Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The grim work of recovering bodies from the submerged South Korea ferry proceeded rapidly Wednesday, with the official death toll reaching over one hundred, though a government official said divers must now rip through cabin walls to retrieve more victims.

    SKorea ferry toll hits 156 as search gets tougher

    As the 156th body was pulled from waters where the ferry Sewol sank a week ago, relatives of the nearly 150 still missing pressed the government Wednesday to finish the grim task of recovery soon. But the work was reaching a new, more complicated phase, with an official saying divers must now rip through cabin walls to retrieve more victims.

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