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Juror: Some wanted to convict Zimmerman initially

MIAMI (AP) — Three jurors in George Zimmerman’s second-degree murder trial initially favored convicting him of that offense or manslaughter, but the six-woman jury ultimately voted to acquit him after more closely examining the law, […]

07/15/2013

Barack Obama, over Detainee behind fence at Camp 4, Guantanamo Bay US Naval Base, Cuba. (AP Photo)

US says most Guantanamo hunger strikers now eating

  MIAMI (AP) — A spokesman for the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay says nearly all prisoners on hunger strike have eaten in the last 24 hours. Army Maj. Gordon Campbell says the military […]

07/12/2013

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Pacific Hurricane Cosme strengthens off Mexico

MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Cosme has strengthened in the Pacific Ocean well off the coast of Mexico. The hurricane had top sustained winds of 80 mph Tuesday afternoon, and forecasters say the storm will strengthen […]

06/25/2013

LeBron James in this NBA highlight video of Game 6 of the NBA Finals as he helped the Heat lead the comeback and top the Spurs to force a Game 7. (NBA via YouTube)

LeBron excited for title-deciding Game 7

MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James could not sleep after Game 6. Imagine, then, how frayed his emotions will be going into Game 7. So much is at stake. Legacies, for so many players, James included. […]

06/19/2013

A Miami Heat fan reacts while watching Game 6 of the Finals between Miami and San Antonio Spurs, in Miami, Florida. (AP Photo)

Spurs’ collapse starts at top with Pop

The sly smile on Erik Spoelstra’s lips said it all. If only this once, the Miami coach couldn’t wait to field questions. This was just minutes after a magical Game 6, when the memories of […]

06/19/2013

Collapsed deck at Shucker's Bar & Grill, North Bay Village, Miami, Florida. (AP Photo)

Deck collapses at popular Miami-area sports bar

NORTH BAY VILLAGE, Fla. (AP) — The outdoor deck at a popular Miami-area sports bar partially collapsed during the NBA Finals, sending dozens of people into the shallow waters of Biscayne Bay. The accident occurred […]

06/14/2013

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Man hunting for pythons finds mysterious jewelry

MIAMI (AP) — Like most people who signed up for Florida’s official Burmese python hunt last winter, Mark Rubinstein slogged a couple times through the Everglades without ever seeing one of the elusive snakes. Something […]

06/03/2013

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Boston fire chief resigns, citing bomb criticism

BOSTON (AP) — Boston’s fire chief announced his resignation Monday, saying public criticism from his deputies for the way he responded to the marathon bombings has made it impossible for him to do his job. […]

06/03/2013

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Hurricane season-furloughs

MIAMI (AP) – Furloughs required by the federal budget cuts known as the sequester are among the concerns worrying state and federal officials as hurricane season begins.  South Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz said Friday […]

05/31/2013

1st tropical depression of Pacific season forms

  MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters say the first tropical depression of the Pacific hurricane season has formed off the coast of Mexico. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says the depression formed Wednesday. It […]

05/15/2013

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