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Fla. Gov. Rick Scott campaigns en español, drawing praise - and critics

miamiherald.com — His pronunciation is far from perfect, but Republican Gov. Rick Scott has insisted on speaking in Spanish in two debates against Democratic rival Charlie Crist. Should he?
Oct 21, 2014

RT @PatriciaMazzei: Miami is not always a good place for gringo politicians to practice Spanish - though voters are also very forgiving hrld.us/1t6g2Jg

Undersized lobster tails lead to oversized bond for jailed Miami man

miamiherald.com — A Miami man's haul of 267 wrung lobster tails, 246 of which were undersized landed him in jail ovber the weekend with a bond set at $1.4 million.
Oct 21, 2014

Undersize lobster tails lead to oversize bond for jailed Miami man miamiherald.com/news/local/com…

Oct 21, 2014

Yikes - Mini season is no joke: Undersized #lobster tails lead to oversized bond for jailed #Miami man miamiherald.com/news/local/com… #FloridaKeys

DEA complaint charges alleged MLB drug supplier

miamiherald.com — U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agents on Tuesday arrested a South Florida man suspected of manufacturing and supplying banned performance-enhancing drugs to clinics that distributed them to Major League Baseball players and other athletes.
Oct 21, 2014

RT @jayhweaver: DEA complaint alleges Miami-Dade chemist supplied clinic that sold performance enhancement drugs to MLB players miamiherald.com/news/politics-…

Fabiola Santiago: Voters were misled on SkyRise funding

miamiherald.com — If there was one unhappy lesson we should have learned from the Miami Marlins stadium deal it should have been that people who want public funding for their expensive private projects will say just about anything to get it.

Live blog | Florida Gubernatorial Debate: Oct. 21, 2014

miamiherald.com — Rick Scott and Charlie Crist face off in Jacksonville, Fla., televised live on CNN.
Oct 21, 2014

RT @MiamiHerald: The Florida gubernatorial debate begins at 7 p.m. on @CNN. Follow along with our reporters: hrld.us/10kdJX7 #FLdebate

Offal-ly good: South Florida cooks utilize whole animals

miamiherald.com — In the right hands, economical organ meats known as offal can be comforting and palatable.

Under pressure, Miami-Dade commissioner pulls courthouse plan

miamiherald.com — Commissioners were slated to vote on a possible alternative to raising property taxes to fund a new courthouse. Then the sponsor withdrew his bill.

PRO WRESTLING: WWE NXT superstar Sami Zayn in ‘WWE 2K15’ video game

miamiherald.com — Before coming to WWE and its developmental program NXT, Sami Zayn had earned a name for himself around the world working under a mask.

After three years of breast cancer, she hears some good news

miamiherald.com — My secrets: I don't have nipples. My right breast is a B-cup silicone implant. My left is a temporary implant trapped under dark, thin skin.

As Colombia pursues peace, victims of the conflict struggle with forgiveness

miamiherald.com — Colombia and FARC guerrillas have been negotiating peace for two years but some victims of the 50-year-old conflict are giving the nation a lesson on how to overcome grief.
Oct 21, 2014

As Colombia pursues peace, victims of the conflict struggle with forgiveness fb.me/2XqTf3wt7

Midtown Miami Walmart opponents score victory but won’t stop store

miamiherald.com — A partial court victory by opponents of the Midtown Miami Walmart won't stop construction of the store.
Oct 21, 2014

Fight will continue, after Midtown Miami Walmart opponents score victory but don’t stop store miamiherald.com/news/local/com… @miamiherald

After ‘Fangate,’ a preview of Tuesday night’s gubernatorial debate

miamiherald.com — A guide to Tuesday night's gubernatorial debate between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist.
Oct 21, 2014

RT @MiamiHerald: Will you be watching? After #Fangate, a preview of Tuesday night’s gubernatorial debate: ow.ly/D62j4 #FlDebate

NC NAACP seeks legislative session on Medicaid

miamiherald.com — Gov. Pat McCrory should call legislators to a one-day session to approve Medicaid expansion, the head of the state NAACP said Monday.
Oct 21, 2014

AP: NC NAACP seeks 1-day legislative session on Medicaid expansion. hrld.us/1CQ1mOl

Guantánamo board says Saudi captive can go home

miamiherald.com — New parole board decision approving a long-held Saudi captive for transfer home raises figure to 80 of Guantánamo's 149 detainees as approved for release, with 36 designated as "forever" prisoners.
Oct 21, 2014

RT @ConPro: De @carolrosenberg, Consejo de Revisión en #Guantánamo decide que un prisionero saudí regrese a casa hrld.us/1FwqaiE @miamiherald

Oct 21, 2014

RT @froomkin: Gitmo review board rules: You can go. You, on the other hand, have to stay forever. miamiherald.com/news/nation-wo…

Oct 21, 2014

Gitmo review board rules: You can go. You, on the other hand, have to stay forever. miamiherald.com/news/nation-wo…

Oct 21, 2014

On #Guantanamo parole board OK to free another Saudi captive, eventually, and his U.S. military advocates' pitch. hrld.us/1ziDtmd

Oct 20, 2014

#Guantánamo board says Saudi captive can go home; his military advocates invoked Bergdahl-Taliban trade. miamiherald.com/news/nation-wo… @miamiherald