Months after Haiti’s government launched an emergency intervention on Île de la Tortue, their promises have not tempered the desperation that has led some islanders to risk their lives in clandestine voyages in search of a better life.
A Florida State University student from Broward County tells the Herald/Times that he was outside the campus library when the gunman fired directly at him twice, with one bullet grazing his body. The student escaped on his bicycle.
Emotions ran high as immigrant-rights activists, families, elected officials and others in Florida and across the country reacted to President Barack Obama’s televised announcement on immigration reform. Here are some voices from all sides of the debate over immigration.
Every month at Ronald McDonald House in Miami and Fort Lauderdale, South Beach Charity Angels entertain sick youngsters and their families by singing their favorite songs, dancing and painting the kids’ faces.