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Business Plan Challenge

A simple straw to help combat a widespread rape problem? ‘Brilliant’

A team from Gulliver Prep won the Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge High School Track. Its straws would detect the most common rape drugs when they are placed in drinks.

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Monique O. Madan

@MoniqueOMadan

Monique O. Madan covers Doral, Homestead, Palmetto Bay and Pinecrest. Monique started at the Herald in 2008 as a part-time reporter. She graduated Emerson College in Boston after stints at The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald and the Dallas Morning News. She returned to her hometown paper, the Miami Herald, in 2014.


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Memorial Day crowds gather on South Beach for the Air and Sea Show

Large crowds gathered on sunny South Beach Saturday to take in the sights of the Air and Sea Show.
Matias J. Ocner The Miami Herald
Memorial Day crowds gather on South Beach for the Air and Sea Show 1:15

Memorial Day crowds gather on South Beach for the Air and Sea Show

Shakira surprises Wynwood with free show 5:00

Shakira surprises Wynwood with free show

Justin Bour discusses Friday's big three-run homer 2:06

Justin Bour discusses Friday's big three-run homer

United States Army Golden Knights 0:34

United States Army Golden Knights

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