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Trump speaks in Miami on crisis gripping Venezuela

Trump speaks in Miami on crisis gripping Venezuela

President Donald Trump condemned the “dangers of socialism” Monday afternoon in a fiery speech denouncing the political and economic turmoil currently choking Venezuela. Trump, whose administration Venezuela’s socialist President Nicolas Maduro in favor of opposition leader Juan Guaido, spoke to hundreds of loyal supporters at Florida International University’s main campus in Miami at an invitation-only event organized by the White […]

Republican operative orchestrated illegal ballot scheme, North Carolina elections director says

Republican operative orchestrated illegal ballot scheme, North Carolina elections director says

A Republican operative, who last year rounded up votes for a candidate running for Congress, conducted an illegal and well-funded ballot-harvesting operation, North Carolina‘s elections director said Monday. The director‘s testimony came on the first day of a hearing into whether mail-in ballots were tampered with a in race for the state‘s 9th congressional district seat that saw Republican Mark Harris narrowly […]

Cruise ship passengers denied access to Cuba return to Florida

Cruise ship passengers denied access to Cuba return to Florida

Travelers returned home Monday heartbroken after a cruise ship promising a Valentine’s Day reunion with loved ones was turned away from Cuba. Grand Classica, chartered by Viva Travel, got back to the Port of Palm Beach about 9 a.m., with many . Zeida Ssbdia is one of the disappointed passengers. She was looking forward to seeing her 80-year old brother […]

Protesters decry Trump‘s ‘fake crisis‘ over wall funding

Protesters decry Trump‘s ‘fake crisis‘ over wall funding

On Presidents’ Day, nearly 100 people turned out at the federal courthouse in downtown Fort Lauderdale to denounce President and his national emergency declaration to build a border wall. “We need to make a lot of noise!” Laurie Woodward, a volunteer organizer wearing a “Resist” T-shirt, told the crowd. She said she’s affiliated with the progressive activist groups MoveOn and […]

Give South Florida Venezuelans protected status, congress members urge

Give South Florida Venezuelans protected status, congress members urge

Just hours before President Donald Trump was to discuss the crisis in Venezuela with South Florida exiles from that country, four local Democratic Congressional representatives said he shouldn’t visit the region without a plan to grant protected status to Venezuelans. "The president should have nothing to do in South Florida if he does not plan to extend a TPS for […]

The richest 1 percent remains largely a boy‘s club

The richest 1 percent remains largely a boy‘s club

The glass ceiling is even higher in the penthouse. Women earn enough on their own to qualify for 1 percent status in just one of every 22 top-earning households, new research shows. The gap hasn‘t narrowed for at least 20 years. Because women face more obstacles and discrimination in the labor market, "marrying a man with good income prospects is […]

WATCH: Insane NASCAR crash triggers carnage at Daytona 500

WATCH: Insane NASCAR crash triggers carnage at Daytona 500

WATCH: Insane NASCAR crash triggers carnage at Daytona 500 The Daytona 500 witnessed scenes of carnage as a mass pile-up toward the end of the race took out more than a dozen cars. The famous Florida racetrack was the scene for chaos as NASCAR racers were involved on no fewer than five crashes in the final 20 laps of the 200 […]