In My Opinion
Every once in a very great while, we get these people who rise above the confines of self. Nelson Mandela, who died last week at the age of 95, was one of those. He navigated his life by the polestar not of self, but of freedom and in so doing, became the founding father of a new nation conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all people are created equal.
Homestead chose Dade Medical College as the new centerpiece of its downtown — but now the city has having second thoughts.
At least 44,000 Cubans arrived in the United States in the year ending Sept. 30. It is the highest total since 1994 and 10 percent higher than in the previous 12 months.
A powerful storm that crept across the country dropped snow, freezing rain and sleet on the Mid-Atlantic region and headed northeast Sunday, turning NFL playing fields in Pennsylvania into winter wonderlands, dumping a foot of snow in Delaware and threatening a messy Monday commute in the northeast corridor.
Margarita Mojica had vanished after school let out at Miami Central High.
A tired but smiling 85-year-old U.S. veteran detained in North Korea for several weeks returned home Saturday to applause from supporters, yellow ribbons tied to pillars outside his home and the warm embrace of his family.
Jay Z easily led Grammy Award nominations announced Friday with nine, but left-of-center rappers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kendrick Lamar were among a group of new stars who took many of the major nominations.
Champagnat | Defense
The Champagnat defense made some key stops to preserve the Lions’ victory.
Two teens from a Young Marines unit in Doral visit Hawaii to place wreaths at the National Cemetery of the Pacific 72 years after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Gov. Rick Scotts chief of staff, who is positioned to become his top political advisor in his re-election campaign, admits to fudging his education credentials when he worked in the private sector
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