Miami Gardens police have responded to a shooting that has left two people dead in the 2700 block of Northwest 167th Street. These are the seventh and eighth persons shot in Miami Gardens since last Saturday.
A mom returns to where her son, Michael Mathis, was shot and killed in Miami Gardens, Florida, on Saturday, June 16, 2018, to ask the public for any information they might have about his death on Friday.
His House in Miami Gardens is housing migrant kids separated from their parents at the southern U.S. border. Florida Senator Bill Nelson has said that at least 174 such children are being housed in Florida.
Miami Gardens police identified the victim in Saturday morning's drive-by shooting as 21-year-old Michael Mathis. Mathis was the first of two young men in their 20s fatally shot this weekend in Miami Gardens.
Miami police arrested Jaime Plasencia, 18, for February's fatal shooting of Barry University student Priscilla Torres, 19. Police say various electronic trackers put Plasencia with Torres before her death and with Torres' car afterward.
Miami-Dade police are looking for a white BMW and a black SUV, either a Chevrolet Tahoe or a Cadillac Escalade, after a Tuesday morning drive-by shooting in a Northwest Miami-Dade Taco Bell parking lot that sent two people to Ryder Trauma Center.
Lisa Lorraine Gilbert, the sister of Miami Gardens' Mayor Oliver Gilbert, was charged with attempted premeditated murder and remains in a Broward County jail after Miramar police accuse her of trying to kill her ex-husband.
A business owner and his son admitted paying $10,000 in 2015 to then-City Commissioner Luis Santiago and lobbyist Dante Starks for a towing contract in the broadening FBI corruption investigation at Opa-locka City Hall.
Sgt. La David Johnson, the U.S. Army soldier killed in an ambush in Niger last fall, was honored at a Memorial Day breakfast in his hometown of Miami Gardens. The city is renaming its annual Memorial Day breakfast after him. His wife, Myeshia, was overcome with emotion.
Miami, Miami Beach and other cities across the county are pursuing funding for mass transit projects that fit into the countywide SMART plan. The pilot projects could provide new transportation options and ease traffic while long-term projects are developed.
St. Thomas University's Board of Trustees on Thursday announced that it had appointed David Armstrong to replace the retiring Monsignor Franklyn Casale. Armstrong currently serves as the president of Thomas More College in Kentucky.
A shelter for dozens of foster kids in Miami Gardens is facing scrutiny over reports that residents are held in conditions that resemble warehousing or incarceration. The operators say they simply run a tight ship.