Miami Herald : International (21)

Argentine president: Death of prosecutor in bombing case likely murder, not suicide

Argentine President Mauricio Macri said he suspects that late prosecutor Alberto Nisman — who died mysteriously in 2015 when he was about to testify about former president Cristina Fernandez de … Click to Continue »

A Trump victory could push Latin America to the left and away from U.S.

Judging from what I heard in recent interviews with several Latin American presidents, a victory by Donald Trump in the Nov. 8 election would chill U.S.-Latin American ties, moving even … Click to Continue »

Trump's charity begins at the Trump Doral

Here was the face of charity itself. Or rather himself, given that this particular charitable act involved the donation of a highly stylized portrait of Donald Trump. But donated to … Click to Continue »

Man on parole linked to purse snatching and stealing a car with baby inside, deputies say

When a local television station aired surveillance footage of a woman jumping on the hood of a car driven by a man who stole her purse, several people called Broward … Click to Continue »

Creepy clowns spotted in Florida

The creepy clown trend has made it to Florida. After a rash of clown sightings in the South and beyond — including one that allegedly tried to lure children into … Click to Continue »

Adiós, Joseíto, beloved son of Cuba, baseball and exile

Miami said goodbye to its fallen baseball star with a dose of cubanía as heavy as our hearts. José Fernández was — on his last ride through the city that … Click to Continue »

A Taser-wielding purse snatcher stuns store clerk

Getting Tasered twice didn't deter Nadijamara Ramia from chasing the thug who stole her purse as she closed Doral's Brazil Mart. But after the third zap, Ramia relented and the … Click to Continue »

He threw a piece of lumber at a liquor store clerk. The clerk had a machete

An impaired Key West couple were taken into custodyincident in which they threatened police officers and prompted a liquor store clerk to grab a machete on hand in case of … Click to Continue »

Her name is Alicia Machado. Take that, Donald Trump

He called her Miss Piggy' and Miss Eating Machine' because she gained weight after winning the Miss Universe crown. He called her Miss Housekeeping' because she is Latina. He ripped … Click to Continue »

A Porsche, a purse and an unsuspecting woman lead police on hunt for thief

She sat in the backseat of a Porsche convertible, looking at her cell phone while her friend was inside a gas station. That's when a man ran up, grabbed her … Click to Continue »

Bicyclist 'left for dead' after driver slams into him and takes off

Reynaldo Garcia was riding his bike in Little Haiti last week when a car slammed into him and left him for dead,' police said. On Tuesday, detectives put out a … Click to Continue »

Miami Dade College Kendall campus to reopen Wednesday after bomb threat

Miami Dade College's Kendall campus will reopen Wednesday morning after a bomb scare the night before. The school was forced to evacuate and cancel all classes Tuesday evening while police … Click to Continue »

José Fernández: He was us. He was our story.

It didn't take him any time to become one of us, a Miamian. José Fernández — a baseball prodigy from Cuba who fled the island by boat — embraced this … Click to Continue »

Two men leave a strip club in a BMW. But first they shoot, detectives say

After spending several hours at a West Park gentleman's club, Anthony Edwards headed to the parking lot. That's when, according to Broward Sheriff Office detectives, two unidentified men began shooting … Click to Continue »

Motorcycle officer injured in Kendall minivan crash

A minivan driver struck a Miami-Dade police officer — who was riding on a motorcycle — after running a stop sign in Kendall Monday afternoon, according to police. Both the … Click to Continue »

3-D images will allow users to get virtual view of Havana streets

Mapping experts and local volunteers fanned out across Havana recently, recording ground-level images of cobbled streets, major thoroughfares, bus routes and plazas in the Cuban capital to create navigable, street-level … Click to Continue »

José Fernández: He was us. He was our story.

It didn't take him any time to become one of us, a Miamian.  José Fernández — a baseball prodigy from Cuba who fled the island by boat — embraced this … Click to Continue »

3-D images will allow users to get virtual view of Havana streets

Mapping experts and a group of local volunteers have been fanning out across Havana over the past few days, recording ground-level images of cobbled streets, major thoroughfares, bus routes and … Click to Continue »

Jose Fernandez: He was us. He was our story.

It didn't take him any time to become one of us, a Miamian. Jose Fernandez — a baseball prodigy from Cuba who fled the island by boat — embraced this … Click to Continue »

Skittles stunt shows Trump Jr. is a chip off the old prejudiced block

Donald Trump Jr. is not only the first-born son of the Republican presidential candidate. He's also one of his top advisers. What Trump Jr. does or says matters — and … Click to Continue »

Shoot somebody? This hotline's for you — for a fee

Blow away some hapless trick-or-treater lurking around the front yard on Halloween night? Don't worry. Just dial the 24-hour self-defense hotline. And, oh yeah ... don't forget to call 911. … Click to Continue »