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Pan American Airlines

On Oct. 28, 1927, a small wood-and-fabric plane rolled down a dirt runway in Key West, lifted off and headed for Havana to make the first scheduled international flight of a U.S. airline. It was made by a fledgling firm called Pan American Airways. Though it would later be based in New York City, its links to South Florida were strong, and its presence boosted the world's awareness of Miami.

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Andres Oppenheimer

The Oppenheimer Report: Trump, a Latin American caudillo?

While nationalist-populist politicians thrive in the U.S. and Europe, they are losing support in Latin America

Like Latin America’s populist leaders, Donald Trump blames foreigners and free trade for his country’s problems

Trump’s campaign sounds very much like that of Latin American demagogues: it’s all about him, and staying at center stage

Andres Oppenheimer

The Oppenheimer Report: Trump’s $8 billion wall hoax

At long last, Donald Trump has disclosed how much it would cost to build his proposed wall with Mexico

Contrary to Trump’s assertions, the number of undocumented migrants in the United States has fallen

A wall would not stop about 40 percent of undocumented migrants who fly into the United States and overstay their visas

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Video: Cupid's Undie Run In Miami

Cupid’s Undie Run, the world’s largest underwear run, made its debut in Miami Saturday to help raise awareness of neurofibromatosis (NF) and donate to the Children’s Tumor Foundation (CTF).