Here's a look at what the lawsuits claim and what's next as the investigation into the bridge's failure moves forward.
By Joshua Barajas
An engineer left a voicemail two days before a catastrophic bridge failure in Miami to say some cracking had been found at one end of the concrete span, but the voicemail wasn't picked up until after the collapse.
By Jennifer Kay, Adriana Gomez Licon, Associated Press
The pedestrian bridge on the edge of the Miami-area campus was a signature achievement of the school's Accelerated Bridge Construction University Transportation Center, a research group set up with federal funding a few years ago to show how spans could…
By Jason Dearen, Associated Press
Rescue workers are still trying to free bodies and cars from the rubble, as investigators try to understand how the new bridge failed.
By Joshua Barajas
By Joshua Barajas, Erica R. Hendry
A pedestrian bridge at Florida International University has collapsed in Miami, trapping an unknown number of people and cars underneath.
Colorful but violent personalities roamed the streets of Miami in the late 1970s and early 1980s when cocaine came to town and drug lords helped make it the murder-capital of America. In “Hotel Scarface,” journalist Roben Farzad recounts the story…
By Elizabeth Flock
A new book tells the real-life story behind what inspired the movie "Scarface."…
By Michael Biesecker and Jason Dearen, Associated Press
The Associated Press surveyed six of the 54 Superfund sites in Florida before Irma's arrival, all around Miami in low-lying, flood-prone areas.
By Michael D. Regan and Corinne Segal
"If you have been ordered to evacuate anywhere in the state, you need to leave right now. Not tonight, not in an hour, now," said Florida Gov. Rick Scott.
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