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Marco Rubio’s New Book Highlights Immigration Debate

Illegal immigration has been a hot button issue and Marco Rubio hasn’t shied away from it. In his new book, the Republican senator said he is sympathetic to Americans who “feel as if we are being taken advantage of” by illegal immigrants.

01/07/2015

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Leaving Cuba: A Father And Son Risk Lives At Sea

It was hot and dark and mosquitoes bit at his skin as 23-year-old Jose Fuente Lastre boarded a raft with eight other men, intent on fleeing Cuba.

12/26/2014

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Cubans Take To Social Media Over Cuban Spies Release

In Cuba, the moments after the news broke of the Cuban spies release, those living in the island took to social media to express their excitement.

12/18/2014

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SunPass Hits The Road In Georgia, Possibly Other States

Customers of Georgia’s Peach Pass system traveling Florida’s Turnpike during the Thanksgiving holiday were advised, via electronic message boards, to take the “SunPass-only” lane.

12/03/2014

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks during a Long Island Association luncheon with LIA President and CEO Kevin S. Law at the Crest Hollow Country Club on February 24, 2014 in Woodbury, New York. Bush is widely seen as a possible presidential contender in 2016.  (Source: Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Eyeing 2016, Jeb Bush Talks Foreign Policy

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush reaffirmed his support for the U.S. trade embargo against Cuba. All this while there is still no word on whether he’ll run for president in 2016.

12/02/2014

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Immigration Advocates Anxiously Await Pres. Obama’s Announcement

On the eve of President Barack’s prime time announcement concerning immigration, South Florida advocates have asked that his decision affect the largest number of people possible.

11/20/2014

Islamic Society of North America executive Hazem Bata speaks during a vigil for aid worker Peter Kassig at Butler University October 8, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Kassig has been held by ISIS since being captured in Syria in October of 2013. (Source: Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

ISIS Video Claims Beheading Of U.S. Aid Worker

An Islamic State group video released Sunday purports to show extremists beheading a dozen Syrian soldiers and ends with a militant claiming to have killed U.S. aid worker Peter Kassig. The latest slaughter was proudly broadcast by the group on the Internet.

11/16/2014

Poet Richard Blanco speaks at the podium at the U.S. Capitol building as Washington prepares for U.S. President Barack Obama's second inauguration on January 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. Both Obama and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will be officially sworn in today with a public ceremony for the President taking place on January 21.  (Source: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Inaugural Poet Returns To Miami In New Memoir

In Richard Blanco’s Miami, memories linger outside coffee windows and in Cuban grocery store aisles.

11/09/2014

Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist. 
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Scott, Crist Push Turnout In Key Areas

Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist spent Friday scrambling to persuade voters besieged by negative ads to head to the polls as the final full week of campaigning came to a close.

10/31/2014

Former Florida Governor and Democratic candidate for Governor Charlie Crist speaks during a televised debate with Republican Florida Governor Rick Scott at Broward College on October 15, 2014 in Davie, Florida. Governor Scott is facing off against Crist in the November 4, 2014 governors race.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Crist Reaches Out To The Base In Home Stretch

A trip to the county that gave Mitt Romney a 7-point edge over President Barack Obama two years ago might seem a strange stop for Democratic gubernatorial wannabe Charlie Crist less than a week before Election Day.

10/29/2014

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