Three South Florida representatives were blocked from visiting Homestead detention center for immigrant children. They say HHS broke federal law in denying them access. HHS says it didn’t, citing 2015 policy.
Miami-Dade police arrested a homeless man, Micheal Canady, and said he sexually battered a 16-year-old girl who was walking to her school bus early Friday. He was found on 271st Street and South Dixie Highway.
U.S. Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Donna Shalala and Debbie Mucarsel-Powell speak to the media after being denied entrance to the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Migrant Children by the Trump administration in Homestead, FL on Monday.
John Kelly, ex-chief of staff for President Donald Trump, was spotted at the Homestead shelter for unaccompanied minors Thursday. Kelly sat on the board of DC Capital Partners, the company that runs the facility.
A Miami-Dade Fire Rescue truck from Station 34 in Cutler Bay crashed Thursday morning on Quail Roost Drive and the Turnpike Extension in South Miami-Dade, sending some rescue workers to the trauma center.
Court officials have concluded they can’t intervene in the case of Claudio Rojas, an Argentine immigrant activist who was arrested by ICE after being a source for a film about abuses at Broward detention center.
Protestors say their signs were taken down outside the Homestead temporary shelter for unaccompanied migrant minors in Homestead FL, so they decided to project their message in light on the buildings instead.
After 18 straight years, including 2019, Homestead-Miami Speedway will not host the NASCAR Cup Series finale in 2020, the racing league announced on Tuesday. The racetrack will host a regular season race on March 22, 2020.
A Miami-Dade firefighter was flown from Homestead to the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital on Monday after a “cooking-related incident,” at a Homestead fire station, Miami-Dade Fire confirmed.
Sidney Levin, the former Florida secretary of commerce and chair of the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau, died Thursday at the age of 83. He is survived by his wife, two children, two grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
Two local efforts could significantly change the fate of one of the planet’s most endangered bats. Zoo Miami is making new inroads in understanding Florida’s mysterious bonneted bats. And an enormous new bat house has been erected in Redland.
A Miami-Dade judge won’t send Roberto Hernandez, 19, to jail for torching a caged animal. Prosecutors said it was a cat. He said it was a raccoon. Hernandez got 5 years probation, plus 100 hours of community service.
The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) sent a letter to Miami-Dade’s state attorney asking that jail time be imposed on Roberto Hernandez, who is accused of torching a caged cat. He will appear in court Friday.
U.S. born children of undocumented immigrants talk deportation and family separation during premiere of “The Great Mother” at the Miami Film Festival. Film portrays Nora Sandigo, legal guardian of the children.
Two U.S. Army parachutists remain in the hospital weeks after an accident in the air over Homestead Air Reserve Base. The soldiers are members of the Army’s Golden Knights parachute demonstration team.