PRICED OUT OF PARADISE: WHY LOCALS CAN NO LONGER AFFORD TO LIVE IN MIAMI

In Miami, a mosquito-ridden backwater that grew so fast it was once anointed the Magic City, little has ever stayed the same for long....

SOUTH FLORIDA, ONE OF THE LEAST AFFORDABLE AREAS IN THE COUNTRY FOR RENTING

South Florida is one of the least affordable areas in the country when it comes to renting. How does this compare to other cities around...

 
 
 

HOW SOUTH FLORIDA WAGES MEASURE UP AGAINST OTHER CITIES

South Florida is one of the lowest-paid areas in the U.S. Here's how we measure up against other major metros....

MIAMI HOME PRICES MAY SEEM ASTRONOMICAL TO LOCALS, BUT THEY'RE A BARGAIN TO FOREIGNERS

Miami has long attracted North Americans escaping the cruelty of winter. But in the past decade, it has also become a playground for...

 
 
 

MT. GOX HEAD KARPELES PLANS NEW JAPAN BITCOIN TECH BUSINESS

Mark Karpeles, arrested in Japan after his bitcoin exchange collapsed from massive hacking, has started a business around the same...

FIRED CHARITY CEO ACCUSED OF USING CASH ON LSU, SAINTS GAMES

A Louisiana hospital foundation's former fundraising chief is accused of stealing about $550,000 in donations and using some of it...

 
 
 

VIRGINIA PRINTING COMPANY TO LAY OFF ABOUT 240 WORKERS

A Virginia printing company has abruptly closed "some or all" of its sites and is laying off about 240 workers. The Richmond Times-Dispatch...

ASIAN SHARES JUMP ON US FED'S RATE CUT BANDWAGON

Shares surged Wednesday in Asia following a rally on Wall Street spurred by signs the Federal Reserve is ready to cut interest rates...

 
 
 

FRENCH GOVERNMENT: NO RUSH FOR RENAULT-FIAT CHRYSLER MERGER

France's finance minister says Renault and Fiat Chrysler shouldn't rush into a merger. Bruno Le Maire said Wednesday on BFM television...

MT. GOX HEAD KARPELES PLANS NEW JAPAN BITCOIN TECH BUSINESS

Mark Karpeles, arrested in Japan after his bitcoin exchange collapsed from massive hacking, is starting a new business around the same...

 
 
 

BEVERLY HILLS VOTES TO END MOST TOBACCO SALES

Beverly Hills has become the first U.S. city to end most tobacco sales. The City Council on Tuesday unanimously voted to snuff out...

ARIZONA ATTORNEY GENERAL: SETTLEMENT REACHED IN DATA BREACH

The Arizona Attorney General's office says a settlement has been reached in the first health care data breach lawsuit involving numerous...

 
 
 

HOUSE FINALLY DECIDING ON NORTH CAROLINA ‘BORN-ALIVE' VETO

North Carolina lawmakers will finally decide whether to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's veto of legislation that says doctors...

UN AGENCIES URGE STRONGER EFFORTS TO STOP ILLEGAL FISHING

Major United Nations agencies are urging major fishing nations to join efforts to fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated...

 
 
 

US TARIFFS LOOMING, MANY IN MEXICO BACK PRESIDENT'S APPROACH

Facing possible crippling tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump is threatening to impose on the United States' biggest trading partner,...

THE LATEST: SENATE PASSES DEMOCRATIC BUDGET PLAN

The Latest on the state budget : 9:55 p.m. Connecticut lawmakers are sending a two-year, $43 billion Democratic state budget to Democratic...

 
 
 

TRUMP CAMPAIGN LAWYERS CITE MUELLER REPORT TO FIGHT DNC SUIT

Lawyers for President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign say Special Counsel Robert Mueller's findings should end a lawsuit...

DOC IS IN: EMRICK NOT SLOWING DOWN IN HIS DREAM JOB

The Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues' morning skates are over and Mike Emrick stops to take a picture with some folks who ask for...

 
 
 

IOWA TRADE GROUP STARTS FUND TO ATTRACT CONSTRUCTION WORKERS

A statewide trade group representing commercial, industrial and public works construction contractors says it has established a $5...

THE LATEST: REPUBLICANS DEFEND NOT EXPANDING MEDICAID

The Latest on Wisconsin budget deliberations : 5:55 p.m. Republican leaders of the Legislature's budget committee are defending their...

 
 
 



Christopher Columbus statue toppled in Baltimore, thrown into harbor

Christopher Columbus statue toppled in Baltimore, thrown into harbor

People tore down a statue of Christopher Columbus and threw it the Inner Harbor Saturday in Baltimore. Read more ...

Neil Young ‘NOT ok' with Trump playing his music at Mount Rushmore event

Neil Young ‘NOT ok' with Trump playing his music at Mount Rushmore event

Musician Neil Young is upset again with President Donald Trump for playing his music on Friday during the White House's Mount Rushmore event celebrating Independence Day. “This... Read more ...

Ron Rivera working on new nickname with Redskins owner

Ron Rivera working on new nickname with Redskins owner

Washington Redskins head coach Ron Rivera said Saturday he has been working for more than a month with owner Dan Snyder on renaming the team, and he hopes a change can be made... Read more ...

Las Vegas sportsbook suffers one of biggest losses ever

Las Vegas sportsbook suffers one of biggest losses ever

LAS VEGAS - The nearly quarter-million dollars in winning wagers reportedly placed at MGM Resorts last Sunday might be the largest sportsbook loss in Las Vegas history on bets... Read more ...

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Nursing home residents are among the Americans getting $1,200 checks as part of the U.S. government's plan to revive the economy. But with many long-term care facilities under... Read more ...

Florida reports record number of coronavirus cases amid nationwide surge

Florida reports record number of coronavirus cases amid nationwide surge

Florida reported another record-breaking spike in coronavirus cases on Saturday, with 11,458 people confirmed to have been infected with the virus as cases surge nationwide... Read more ...

Kanye West announces he's running for president

Kanye West announces he's running for president

“We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States,” the Chicago rapper... Read more ...

Yankees pitcher Tanaka hit in head by Stanton line drive

Yankees pitcher Tanaka hit in head by Stanton line drive

NEW YORK - Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of slugger Giancarlo Stanton during live batting practice Saturday, a frightening... Read more ...

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

Joey Chestnut downed 75 wieners and buns in 10 minutes and Sudo downed 48 1/2 in the same span, setting world records for both the men's and women's events. Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for people to skip parties

Without the right measures to stop the spread of the virus, health experts fear the holiday weekend could bring a wave of new infections that could overwhelm hospitals. Read more ...