| Nov 29, 2013
| 2:56 PM
In all the commotion about a Miami-area police force's allegedly mindless harassment of workers and patrons of a convenience store, one aspect that may have been overlooked is how the cops' behavior was fostered by a "zero tolerance" program.
| Nov 9, 2013
| 4:33 PM
BOGOTA, Colombia -- A Miami Herald reporter detained Thursday by authorities in western Venezuela on suspicion of working in the country without permission has been released and is expected to return to the United States on Sunday.
Jim Wyss, the...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 6:02 AM
I grew up listening to hip hop because of my aunt and sister. They introduced me to the music of 2 Pac, Too Short, Dr. Dre, Nate Dogg, Snoop Dog, Ice Cube and N.W.A. But it wasn't until my senior year in high school that I was introduced to "underground"...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:02 AM
There was no lifeguard on duty on the Carnival cruise ship on which a 6-year-old boy drowned on Sunday.
Qwentyn Hunter, of central Florida, drowned on the Carnival Victory as he played with his 10-year-old brother, the Miami Herald reported.
| Aug 29, 2013
| 3:33 PM
MIAMI -- A man accused of killing his wife and then posting a confession and a picture of her bloodied body on Facebook pleaded not guilty on Thursday in Miami-Dade County circuit court.
Prosecutors say 31-year-old Derek Medina fatally shot 26-year-...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:25 PM
An employee deprived of a $4,000 investment — that's what started the chain of events that led to Major League Baseball's suspensions of 13 players, including three-time most valuable player Alex Rodriguez.
Rodriguez, whose career...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Commenters on Amazon can be brutal toward books, even those they haven't read. But when faced with an author accused of committing a horrible crime, they've turned to humor.
Derek Medina was arraigned on a charge of first-degree murder on Friday in...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Roxy celebrated its 25th anniversary at the official party kicking off Miami Swim Week on Thursday night by introducing the Roxy Pop Surf collection. Models Chrissy Teigen and Hannah Davis were on hand, along with DJ Chelsea Leyland. [Miami Herald]...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 9:32 AM
“Oz the Great and Powerful” was both at the box office for the second weekend in a row. “Oz” is ......
| May 6, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Jennifer Lopez's Florida beach day was interrupted by the nearby sound of gunshots Sunday, according to reports.
The sound of three gunshots erupted while the singer and former "American Idol" judge was in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., shooting a music video...
| Apr 20, 2013
Al Neuharth, the newspaper mogul who in 1982 made a $1-billion gamble called USA Today that earned derision for its emphasis on brevity, flashy graphics and upbeat stories but endured to become the nation's largest-circulation newspaper, died Friday in...