Tuesday, November 23, 2021
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Julius Jones’ execution was halted Thursday, less than four hours before he was scheduled to receive a lethal injection following outcry over doubts about evidence at his murder trial nearly 20 years ago.

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More than half a century after the assassination of Malcolm X, two of his convicted killers were exonerated Thursday after decades of doubt about who was responsible for the civil rights icon’s death.

Friday, November 19, 2021
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Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted of all charges Friday after pleading self-defense in the deadly Kenosha shootings that became a flashpoint in the debate over guns, vigilantism and racial injustice in the U.S.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021
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It came down to just five votes, but Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick is the declared winner of the Democratic primary to replace U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings in Congress. Her victory in Florida’s 20th Congressional District was announced late Friday by Broward County Supervisor of Elections Joe Scott.

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The Independent Civilian Panel (ICP), a police oversight board tasked with investigating complaints against officers of the Miami-Dade Police Department, appointed attorneys Loreal Arscott as board chair and Pam Perry as vice chair. The appointments were made during the ICP’s second meeting …

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Tensions flared in the courtroom Monday morning soon after the Rev. Jesse Jackson sat in the back row of the courtroom between Ahmaud Arbery’s parents during the murder trial of three white men accused of killing the young Black man. Defense attorney Kevin Gough asked the judge to make the c…

Monday, November 15, 2021
Thursday, November 11, 2021
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In honor of Veterans Day, a group of Democratic lawmakers is reviving an effort to pay the families of Black service members who fought on behalf of the nation during World War II for benefits they were denied or prevented from taking full advantage of when they returned home from war.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021
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Opa-locka Mayor Matthew Pigatt unexpectedly announced his resignation during tonight’s city commission meeting. "I naively thought that I could help reform this city from the inside by being the change I wish to see in this community and bringing in a new generation of leadership," he said. …

Tuesday, November 09, 2021
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After a year in the making, Mayor Daniella Levine-Cava unveiled her Thrive305 action plan. Aimed at improving quality of life for all Miami-Dade County residents, it was announced that the initiative would focus on four priorities: engagement, economy, equity and environment. The dense 135-p…