Asian elephant Maude dies at Zoo Miami from severe digestive impaction at age 41. (Source: Zoo Miami)

Maude The Elephant Dies At Zoo Miami

Zoo Miami is mourning the loss of Maude, an Asian elephant. She died Friday at age 41.


Amy Winehouse performs on the Pyramid stage during day two of the Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm, Pilton on June 28, 2008 in Glastonbury, Somerset, England.  (Source: Jim Dyson/Getty Images)

Late Amy Winehouse’s Only Wedding Was In Miami

British singer Amy Winehouse, 27, who passed away Saturday at her home in London had a Miami connection. Winehouse was married here four years ago.


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Former Dade Commissioner Beverly Phillips Dies At 83

Beverly Phillips made herself heard during her four terms as a Metro-Dade commissioner. Known for her commitment to public service and no-nonsense style, Phillips died of natural causes in her Weston home on Wednesday.


Bill Haast poses in front of a cement serpent in this undated photo taken at the old Serpentarium in Miami. (HO / Nancy Haast)

Creator Of Miami Serpentarium Dies At 100

The man who mesmerized generations of paying customers from 1947 to 1984 by extracting venom at his Miami Serpentarium as a spine-tingling South Florida attraction is dead.