Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez objects to FIFA’s rules for serving as a host city for the World Cup soccer tournament in 2026. Among other reasons, the proposed contract requires arbitration in Switzerland.
A federal jury convicted Michael “Mickey” Munday of driving stolen or about-to-be-repossessed cars from Missouri to Miami — vehicles that were then resold with forged titles, leaving the lien holders like banks and loan companies with nothing.
Doral Police Lt. Gary King, 70, was shot in his driveway after wrestling with a man who robbed him. King’s wife was thrown to the ground. They were assaulted after going shopping and while the officer was off-duty.
Douglas Berger, a Lake Worth psychiatrist practicing in Tokyo at the Meguro Counseling Center, sued Reddit and its users in Palm Beach Circuit Court for libel and slander after a barrage of negative comments about Berger were posted anonymously to the website.
FPL announced there won’t be a Hurricane Irma cleanup surcharge, which would’ve begun in March. The utility claims federal tax laws will allow the company to save enough to pay off cleanup costs it estimates at $1.3 billion.
Wayne Brackin, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Baptist Health South Florida, the region’s largest hospital system, will leave the organization, according to an email announcement from CEO Brian Keeley.
A cyclist training for next month’s Dolphins Cancer Challenge was killed over the weekend near Black Point Marina when he was hit by a boat being towed by a truck in Southwest Miami-Dade, according to police.
SEIU Florida, Haitian Women of Miami (FANM) and the Florida Immigration Coalition plan a march and rally Wednesday in downtown Miami to protest anti-immigration policies from Washington that affect Haitians and El Salvadorans.
A trio carjacked a woman in Miami Tuesday morning. Miami police found the car, a Nissan, in the afternoon and have two suspects in custody. A witness said the three juveniles didn’t seem to know how to drive.
Just seven minutes into Wednesday night’s premiere of FX’s nine- part series, ‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story’ — the Italian fashion designer has been fatally wounded on the steps of his Ocean Drive mansion. The footage of Versace’s murder by Andrew Cunanan is quite graphic.
International soccer star, David Villa, was in attendance of the History Channel’s 14-day program celebrating the global history of soccer during NATPE convention at the Fontaine Bleu in Miami Beach, Florida.
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