The Florida Grand Opera revives the story of famed Cuban dissident writer Reinaldo Arenas in ‘Before Night Falls,’ an opera by exile composer Jorge Martin based on Arenas’ memoir and the film of the same name. The story of Arenas, who was jailed in Cuba for his outspoken writing and his homosexuality and escaped on the Mariel boatlift only to die of AIDS, has new resonance amid political controversy over refugees.
Zachary Cruz, the half brother of confessed Douglas school shooter Nikolas Cruz, is shown in this body camera video being arrested Monday, March 19, 2018, by the Broward Sheriff's Office after trespassing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Wayne Huizenga, seen here in 1995, became the first entrepreneur to launch three Fortune 500 companies and owned the major South Florida sports franchises in football, baseball and hockey. Photo by Bob Eighmie/Miami Herald file; Video by Erc Garland/McClatchy.
Former NBA star Mike Bibby went unrecognized during a game of basketball with two strangers in Phoenix, Arizona, on March 21. Bibby was attending his daughter’s volleyball game when he challenged two men playing basketball to a game of 21s and told them his name was Chris.
Using exclusive surveillance footage obtained from MGM Resorts, the New York Times pieced together the last days of Stephen Paddock, the Las Vegas gunman. He plays video poker, laughs with hotel staff and hauls bag after bag of weapons into his suite.