By Jason Dearen, 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 Joshua Barajas
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, Erica R. Hendry
A pedestrian bridge at Florida International University has collapsed in Miami, trapping an unknown number of people and cars underneath.
By PBS NewsHour
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.
By Jenny Marder
Florida Governor Rick Scott is scheduled to update the public about his state's preparations before Hurricane Irma makes landfall this weekend.
By Nsikan Akpan
As Hurricane Irma churns north of the Dominican Republic, Haiti and Cuba, before setting its course toward the U.S., here are some numbers you should keep in mind.
By PBS NewsHour, Frank Carlson
This past weekend, Miami hosted Art Basel, the largest art fair in the country. The annual event draws people from across the globe: this year, 269 galleries from 29 countries participated. While the Zika scare may have suppressed attendance slightly,…
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