A fired Miami Edison High School physical education teacher and football coach faced a judge on Tuesday over charges of having a sexual relationship with a teenager. The judge asked his wife whether she wants help getting a divorce.
The sudden, inexplicable death of 11-year-old Kaleb Harris Wednesday after warmups in a Metro-Dade Track Club practice left heavy hearts among track club members on Thursday. The cause of death has not been reported.
An 11-year-old boy collapsed Wednesday as he warmed up for track practice at Miami Northwestern Senior High School, according to Miami Fire Rescue. He later died, Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho confirmed on Twitter.
The Miami-made film ‘Moonlight’ won Best Picture — but only after a snafu by Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway that left local fans and Hollywood reeling. The Hollywood duo had wrongly named ‘La La Land’ as the best picture, a mistake by PriceWaterhouseCoopers.
The crowd watching the Oscars at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center reacted with disappointment, then confusion, then elation as “Moonlight” was named Best Picture Winner after a huge Academy Awards mix-up.
King Carter’s family and friends gathered Monday to remember the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle-loving boy who was killed one year ago Monday by a stray bullet while on his way to buy candy in his Northwest Miami-Dade apartment complex.
Antione Webster, brother of Denver Broncos cornerback Keyvon Webster, surrendered to Miami-Dade police Wednesday night for the Jan. 18 murder of North Dade resident Jerald Griffin. Police put out a Wanted flier picturing him earlier in the day.
Federal prosecutors convicted Hollywood’s John Caddle of throwing away mail instead of delivering it. Last week, Maimi’s David Tucker was sentenced for identity theft that began with his mother, mail carrier, Tara Tucker, stealing mailed checks.
In 2007, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami and Bank of America helped transform the James E. Scott and Carver homes, a long-standing public housing project in Liberty City into Northpark at Scott Carver.