Nelson Seeks Federal Probe Of Shuttered Reform SchoolU.S. Senator Bill Nelson of Florida is asking the U.S. Justice Department to investigate the now closed Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys.
High Court To Hear Gay Marriage Cases In AprilSupreme Court justices said they will decide if same-sex couples around the nation will have the right to marry under the Constitution.
Al-Qaida Operative With S. Florida Connection KilledA top al-Qaida operative who was indicted in the U.S. for his alleged involvement in a plot to bomb New York’s subway system and who has ties to South Florida was reportedly been killed by Pakistani soldiers.
Local Health Officials Arrested As Part Of Nationwide Medicare Fraud TakedownA new round of Medicare fraud arrests has netted 90 people in six cities—and more than half of the busts were in South Florida.
Sharpton Urges Supporters To Stand Up To "Stand Your Ground" The Rev. Jesse Jackson and Rev. Al Sharpton are scheduled to address the NAACP conference in Orlando on Wednesday.
Attorney General Critical Of Stand Your Ground LawsUnited States Attorney General Eric Holder will speak at the NAACP’s annual convention in Orlando Tuesday and could address the Trayvon Martin shooting along with gun violence in general.
Feds Round Up 30 In Miami During Medicare Fraud CrackdownMore than 30 South Florida healthcare professionals were rounded up and charged with submitting $200 million in fraudulent claims to Medicare.
Opinion: Fast And Furious Will Destroy ObamaWednesday, June 20, 2011 will go down in history as the day that was the beginning of the end for President Barack Obama’s presidency. With the president’s execution of executive privilege regarding United States Attorney General Eric Holder’s “Fast and Furious” gun-walking scandal.
Ros-Lehtinen Supports Contempt Vote For Attorney GeneralThe partisan divide in Washington is showing no signs of letting up. Florida Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen has indicated she backs Republican efforts to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress.
AG Holder Promises Thorough Review Of Trayvon Martin ShootingIf it finds evidence that a federal criminal civil rights crime has been committed in the death of Trayvon Martin, Attorney General Eric Holder has vowed that the Justice Department will take action.
Congresswoman Asks If It Is Open Season On African-American MenA congresswoman wants the Justice Department to investigate the Miami Police Department and its use of deadly force in the shooting deaths of seven black men since July.
More Than 30 Miami Arrests In Nationwide Medicare ScamsA massive nationwide Medicare fraud bust included arrests in South Florida. Thursday, federal authorities charged more than 100 doctors, nurses and physical therapists in nine cities, including Miami, with Medicare fraud, part of a national bust that snared more suspects than any other in history.
Alleged New England Mob Boss Nabbed In Fort LauderdaleWhen he wasn't up in Rhode Island, reputed mob boss Louis "Baby Shacks" Manocchio, 83, spent time in South Florida.