Facing South Florida: COVID Concerns in South FloridaJim DeFede devoted the entire half hour to rising COVID concern here over the rapidly spreading delta variant.
'We Get It Done': Miami-Dade's Gun Violence Crackdown 'Operation Summer Heat' Still Going StrongIn the days before the Cuba crisis and the Surfside building collapse, Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava announced plans to combat gun violence. So how is that going?
Facing South Florida: Cracking Down On Gun ViolenceJim DeFede says in the days before the Cuba crisis and the Surfside building collapse, a big story making headlines in South Florida was the wave of mass shootings and deadly gun violence.
Facing South Florida: Anti-Riot LawJim DeFede says the protests on the Palmetto Expressway and other highways this past week left many people wondering what happened to Gov. Ron DeSantis’ bill to prevent these types of protests from taking place.
Facing South Florida: Cuba’s Fight For FreedomJim DeFede focuses on the week’s events in South Florida, and in Cuba, in the Cuban’s people fight for freedom.
Partial Palmetto Shutdown Shows 'Double Standard' In Florida's Anti-Riot Law, Says Sen. Shevrin JonesFlorida Democratic lawmaker says a double standard is being used with the state's anti-riot law, after demonstrators partially blocked the busy Palmetto in support of Cubans demonstrating for regime change.
Mayor Daniella Levine Cava: 'The Despair' Is Hardest Part About Surfside Condo CollapseAs the grim work of clearing the site and identifying the remains of those who died in the Surfside condo collapse enters its third week, there has been one constant since the beginning of this tragedy - the daily public briefings by Miami Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava.
Facing South Florida: Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava On Surfside CollapseJim DeFede got an up-close and personal extended one-on-one interview with Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava.
Ambassador Bocchit Edmond Reject Calls By Some In Congress To Delay Elections In Haiti"I believe the United States Congress supported elections in Iraq and Afghanistan, where the security situation is even worse than Haiti," Edmond said.
From A Bridge Collapse To Condo Calamity: The Story Of Those Leading The Surfside Rescue and Recovery EffortsIn a break from the normal routine, Surfside Mayor Charles Burkett took a moment during Friday’s press conference to single out the man leading the rescue effort for Miami-Dade Fire.
John Pistorino, The Man Behind Requiring 40-Year Recertification, Talks Surfside Condo CollapseJohn Pistorino came up with the idea after the DEA office in downtown Miami collapsed on August 5, 1974.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Rep. Debbie Wasserman SchultzJim DeFede and the congresswoman delved into a number of topics, including the Supreme Court ruling this week that keeps the Affordable Care Act as is.
Facing South Florida: Spanish Language Media in South FloridaIn her interview with DeFede, Radio Mambi host Ninoska Perez claimed liberal groups were trying to silence or censor her.
Condo Collapse: Former Maintenance Manager William Espinosa Was Concerned About Saltwater IntrusionWilliam Espinosa said he was stunned when he saw the images of the condominium collapse in Surfside.
Facing South Florida: Spanish Language Media In South FloridaThe focus this time around was a report that had been looking into the rise of misinformation and disinformation in Spanish language media.