HOW DID FOREIGN INVESTORS AFFECT REAL ESTATE IN MIAMI?

After the 2008 recession, foreign investors began snapping up Miami real estate in record numbers....

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...

DOLLY MCINTYRE: “I AM FOR PLANNED, RESPONSIBLE, REASONABLE GROWTH”

Dolly McIntyre, a veteran preservationist and DHT co-founder, talks about the Miami she encountered when she came to study at UM in...

 
 
 

MIAMI'S BOOMING FORTUNES HAVE CREATED A HOUSING CRISIS

As Miami has undergone an unprecedented, rapid transformation from languishing trouble spot to global hotspot, locals increasingly...

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...

MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION BILL GETS INITIAL COMMITTEE HEARING

A bill to legalize marijuana in Delaware is getting is first committee hearing in the legislature after a failed effort to pass a similar...

 
 
 

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...

EUROZONE ECONOMY PICKS UP STEAM BUT OUTLOOK ‘GLOOMIER'

A closely watched survey shows that the eurozone economy picked up a little bit of steam in May to expand at a three-month high rate....

 
 
 

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...

 
 
 

SEC MOVING TO REQUIRE BROKERS TO REVEAL CONFLICTS FOR ADVICE

Federal regulators are moving to require that brokers provide their customers with detailed disclosures of their potential conflicts...

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...

 
 
 



2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

TORONTO - Two people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and two people were arrested, police said. Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

The American artist, author, actress, fashion designer, heiress and socialite was born in 1924. Read more ...

Man shot in gunfire exchange outside Dallas federal courthouse dies

Man shot in gunfire exchange outside Dallas federal courthouse dies

Witnesses and authorities say a masked gunman opened fire on a federal courthouse in downtown Dallas Monday morning before being fatally shot in an exchange of gunfire with... Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt's most iconic quotes on life, death and style

Gloria Vanderbilt's most iconic quotes on life, death and style

The fashion legend, socialite and artist died Monday at the age of 95. Read more ...

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree was estimated to be about 80 to 100 years old. Read more ...

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Because the Supreme Court dismissed the challenge on standing grounds, justices did not rule if the maps constitute an unconstitutional racial gerrymander. Read more ...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for same-sex wedding

The court's decision puts off a major case for next term and allows the issue to further percolate in the courts below. Read more ...

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

The infamous white Ford Bronco police chase came days after Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, was killed along with her friend Ron Goldman. Read more ...

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

The bodies of a missing Oregon woman and her 3-year-old son were discovered in a wooded area over the weekend - weeks after the boy's father was arrested in connection to their... Read more ...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off intruder with machete

Braydon Smith was alone in the house and on the phone with his mom when the suspect entered through a window. Read more ...