MIAMI (AP) - Miami Police say a car plowed into seven people who were sitting at a pizza parlor's outside tables. Officer Kenia Fallat said the driver of the Toyota Camry said he lost control of the vehicle before hitting the patrons of La Pizzeria de Lemoni on Saturday afternoon.... more »
MIAMI (AP) - Regulators fighting an estimated $60 billion to $90 billion a year in Medicare fraud frequently suspend Medicare providers, then quickly reinstate them after appeals hearings that government employees don't even attend, according to an Associated Press review. Federal prosecutors say the speedy reinstatements - though helpful to... more »
MIAMI (AP) - A Miami appeals court has upheld a ruling overturning Florida's law banning adoption by gays. The 3rd District Court of Appeal issued its decision Wednesday affirming a lower court's decision that the ban is unconstitutional. Florida is the only state with a law flatly banning gays from... more »
A new second chance program is in the works in Lafayette. It will not only help those in need but will also re-model an eye sore off of I-49.
The old Ramada Inn property will be transformed into one of eight phases for the program. The building has been... more »
MIAMI (AP) - Three men who escaped from a Louisiana jail have been captured in Miami and police were examining a bloody knife found in a truck the trio allegedly stole. The U.S. Marshals Service said the men were captured Monday at a Miami motel. The truck containing the knife... more »
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - An American Airlines flight carrying 154 people skidded across a Jamaican runway in heavy rain, bouncing across the tarmac and injuring more than 40 people before it stopped just short of the Caribbean Sea, officials and witnesses said.
Panicked passengers screamed and baggage burst from... more »