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Marlins’ Jose Fernandez Becomes U.S. Citizen

It’s a big day for Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez.

04/24/2015

Pitcher Jose Fernandez #16 of the Miami Marlins jokes with fans prior to his team playing against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park on September 24, 2013 in Miami, Florida. The Phillies defeated the Marlins 2-1 to give Miami 100 losses for the season. (Source: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Marlins’ Ace Jose Fernandez To Become U.S. Citizen

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez is anxiously awaiting his return to the team’s lineup after undergoing Tommy John Surgery last year.

04/23/2015

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Gov. Scott Says Lifting Embargo Would Hurt State Farmers

Governor Rick Scott is criticizing President Barack Obama’s plans to lift part of a longstanding embargo against Cuba because he feels it will hurt the state’ farmers.

04/23/2015

Pope Francis gestures as arrives for a meeting with the poor held at Cagliari's cathedral son September 22, 2013. The pope is on a one-day pastoral visit to Sardinia to meet workers, business representatives, prisoners, the poor, young people, leading representatives from the world of culture and the islands Catholic bishops. The pontiff wanted to visit the Marian shrine of Bonaria ('Good air') because it gave his hometown of Buenos Aires its name. AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO PIZZOLI (Photo by: ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Pope Francis To Visit Cuba Later This Year

Pope Francis has added another stop before his upcoming trip to the Americas.

04/22/2015

This photograph released 16 April 2001 by Columbia University in New York and taken by Alan Diaz of the Associated Press, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photography. The photo shows Cuban refugee Elian Gonzalez and Donato Dalrymple (R) in a bedroom closet as federal agents enter the Miami home of Elian's relatives and was taken 22 April 2000.  (Photo credit: ALAN DIAZ/AFP/Getty Images)

15 Years After The Elian Gonzalez Federal Raid

It was 15 years ago when the battle over Elian Gonzalez set off an international custody battle–and South Florida was smack in the middle of it.

04/22/2015

CORAL GABLES, FL - NOVEMBER 02:  Republican nominee for Florida U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R) is greeted by former Governor of Florida Jeb Bush during his "Reclaim America Victory Celebration" at the Biltmore Hotel on November 2, 2010 in Coral Gables, Florida. Results show that Rubio has clinched the Florida Senate seat against his opponents, Independent candidate and Florida Gov. Charlie Crist and Democratic candidate Rep. Kendrick Meek (D-FL).  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Marco Rubio-Jeb Bush Alliance Sours In GOP Primary Faceoff

Tensions are high as ties between Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush fray with the pick up of the presidential campaign.

04/18/2015

Cuba's President Raul Castro (L) speaks with US President Barack Obama (R) on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas at the ATLAPA Convention center on April 11, 2015 in Panama City. AFP PHOTO/MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Cubans To Open Talks About US Fugitives As Ties Warm

U.S. and Cuba are set to talk about two of America’s most wanted fugitives now that Cuba has been taken off the state sponsors of terrorism list, the State Department announced Wednesday.

04/15/2015

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White House: Cuba Is Being Removed From Sponsors Of Terrorism List

Cuba is being removed from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced Tuesday, prompting backlash from a South Florida Republican and presidential candidate.

04/14/2015

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) waves to supporters after announcing his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at the Freedom Tower on April 13, 2015 in Miami, Florida.   (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Marco Rubio Looks To Defy The Odds Once Again

In 2009 when Marco Rubio announced he was running for Senate he did it on Spanish television.

04/13/2015

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) speaks as he announces his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at the Freedom Tower on April 13, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Rubio Launches Presidential Bid For “A New American Century”

Senator Marco Rubio stood before a crowd at the Freedom Tower in Downtown Miami Monday night to announce his candidacy for President of the United States, proclaiming it’s time for “a new American century.”

04/13/2015

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