Most talked about Miami Herald stories

Miami con man sentenced to five-year prison term — Jimmy Sabatino also must pay back $594,000 to four Miami-Dade hotels he scammed last year.

Mississippi has 2 more cases of enterovirus — Mississippi health officials are confirming two more cases of a virus that causes respiratory illness in children.

Miami-Dade libraries need to end ‘bookish’ attitude, panel says — To woo new users, libraries should target start-up businesses, crafters and community groups. Step one: 3-D printers coming to Miami-Dade branches.
Sep 30, 2014

#Florida library should stop being a quiet place to read & instead become a community center, panel says…

Mexican's 'Harry Potter' hoard is world's biggest — A Mexico City man is in Hogwarts heaven after his collection of "Harry Potter" memorabilia was named the world's largest.
Sep 30, 2014

Mexico City -- home of world's largest Harry Potter collection

OAS’ Insulza appeals to member nations to resettle cleared Guantánamo detainees — The head of the Organization of American States issued a statement Monday night urging member nations to resettle cleared Guantánamo detainees, a step toward helping the United States close its controversial prison in southeast Cuba.
Sep 30, 2014

From last night: OAS' Insulza urges member nations to resettle #Guantanamo detainees in the Americas. @MiamiHerald

Sep 29, 2014

On OAS' head plea to resettle #Gitmo detainees, solve "serious humanitarian case in the territory of the Americas.”

Spaniard López Tardón sent to prison for 150 years in Miami money-laundering case — An accused Spanish drug lord convicted of laundering millions of drug dollars in Miami's luxury condo-and-car markets was sentenced to 150 years in prison.
Sep 30, 2014

Convicted Spanish money launderer's spending spree: 13 condos, 17 luxury cars, $1M worth of fancy watches…