- Florida man gets death penalty for 2005 waitress slaying Updated: May-06-15 3:29 pm
MIAMI - A South Florida man has been sentenced to death for the savage 2005 slaying of a Miami-area waitress.
- 14-year-old boy crashes car into Miami home during joyride Updated: May-06-15 4:56 am
MIAMI - A 14-year-old boy on a joyride crashed a car into a home in Miami, injuring himself and another woman.
- Marlins release catcher Saltalamacchia Updated: May-05-15 3:09 pm
MIAMI - The Miami Marlins have released catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia, making him a free agent.
- Court: warrantless cellphone tracking not illegal search Updated: May-05-15 1:51 pm
MIAMI - Investigators do not need a search warrant to obtain cellphone tower location records in criminal prosecutions, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday in a closely-watched case involving the rules for changing technology.
- AP Interview: Shalala's 14 years at Miami marked by change Updated: May-05-15 8:59 am
CORAL GABLES, Florida - The University of Miami will hold six commencement ceremonies in the coming days, where graduates will walk across a stage and shake Donna Shalala's hand.
- Swimmer drowns at Miami beach, another in critical condition Updated: May-04-15 2:55 am
MIAMI, Florida - A woman has died and another is in critical condition after being pulled out of choppy water off Miami Beach.
- More NOAA drones planned for Atlantic hurricane season Updated: May-04-15 2:49 am
MIAMI - Scientists are planning to send more drones flying into hurricanes that develop during the upcoming Atlantic storm season.
- Judge: law requires Florida prisons to serve kosher meals Updated: May-04-15 2:46 am
MIAMI - A federal judge has ruled that the law requires Florida prisons to serve kosher meals to inmates who request them for religious reasons.
- Howard helps Phils ends 5-game skid by beating Marlins 6-2 Updated: May-03-15 9:02 pm
MIAMI - Ryan Howard lingered on the field after the game, slowly following his teammates to the clubhouse and even pausing on the dugout steps to shake hands with a security guard.
- Jimmy Buffett University of Miami commencement speaker Updated: May-03-15 6:50 pm
MIAMI - Singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett is scheduled to give the commencement address for University of Miami.
- Grandmother, 79, graduates from Miami Dade College Updated: May-03-15 11:45 am
MIAMI - Rosa Salgado is a 79-year-old grandmother who's English was limited when she moved to Miami from her native Colombia in 1995.
- NAMI mental health conferences sells out in Miami Updated: May-03-15 2:17 am
MIAMI - National mental health leaders are hosting a conference in Miami this weekend aimed at stopping the stigma surrounding mental illness.
- Miami neighborhood says goodbye to last cobbler Updated: May-02-15 3:11 pm
MIAMI - Shoe shine stands and shoe repair shops were a staple of Miami's Overtown neighborhood when 84-year-old Lovell Singletary opened his cobbler shop 50 years ago.
- Marlins' Yelich set for minor league rehab assignment Updated: May-02-15 2:51 pm
MIAMI - Miami Marlins left fielder Christian Yelich will begin a rehab assignment on Sunday with Class A Jupiter.
- Evening protest of Freddie Gray death planned in Miami area Updated: May-02-15 1:58 pm
MIAMI GARDENS, Florida - Activists are expected to gather at Miami Gardens City Hall late Saturday to join in nationwide protests against the death of Baltimore man while in police custody.
- Donations help undocumented student with college Updated: May-02-15 12:17 pm
MIAMI - One Miami teen is heading to the University of Florida and hopes to become a doctor thanks to donations from hundreds of friends and strangers.
- Miami Dolphins have 4 5th-round picks Saturday Updated: May-02-15 4:06 am
DAVIE, Florida - The Miami Dolphins have busy stretch Saturday on the final day of the NFL draft, with five choices in a span of 42 picks.
- Florida ex-trooper charged in tow truck bribery scheme Updated: May-02-15 3:05 am
MIAMI - A former Florida Highway Patrol trooper is facing federal charges for allegedly accepting cash bribes for selling confidential accident reports.
- Homeland Security secretary speaks at graduation in Florida Updated: May-02-15 3:05 am
MIAMI GARDENS, Florida - Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson will deliver the commencement address at Florida Memorial University.
- Confident 1st-round pick DeVante Parker joins Miami Dolphins Updated: May-01-15 7:12 pm
DAVIE, Florida - First-round draft pick DeVante Parker would do well to match the success of another receiver who made the jump from the University of Louisville to the Miami Dolphins - Mark Clayton.
- Juice would be spilled: Imagining 2 Floridas, South & North Updated: May-01-15 4:59 pm
ORLANDO, Florida - Some South Florida politicians say they've been ignored long enough by state leaders in North Florida. Now they want their own state.
- Beckham's influence grows as former soccer star turns 40 Updated: May-01-15 11:00 am
- Supreme Court seeks tougher penalties for 2 wayward judges Updated: May-01-15 3:05 am
MIAMI - The state Supreme Court isn't letting a pair of wayward South Florida judges get off easy.
- Senate Democrats sue Florida House over abrupt session end Updated: Apr-30-15 8:47 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The fallout over the collapse of this year's session of the Florida Legislature continued Thursday as a group of Democrats went to court to try to force the House to return to the state Capitol.
- Shalala says she's thinking about Miami stadium options Updated: Apr-30-15 7:14 pm
CORAL GABLES, Florida - Even though she's leaving the University of Miami president's office, Donna Shalala is keeping her Hurricane season tickets.