This is not a good time to be a rapper or a member of an entourage. Rappers are beefing up their security amid a rash of high-profile shootings and armed robberies targeting hip-hop figures.
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At 5 a.m. on the morning of March 10, a small crowd of FIU students, faculty, and local residents joined a handful of politicians and media outlets in West Miami to watch slow moving support vehicles lift a 950-ton pedestrian bridge into place above SW 8th Street.
6 people were killed and at least nine injured when a foot bridge under construction at Miami's Florida International University collapsed on a busy eight-lane street on Thursday.
Drake dropped his much-anticipated music video for his single "God's Plan". The video was taped on location in Miami, Florida last week. Drake made headlines for giving away the entire music video budget -- $996.631.90 -- to Floridians, including a high schooler who received a $50,000 scholarship to the University of Miami.
A personal trainer and part-time model in Miami shot 2 former co-workers then killed himself at a gym in the upscale Shops at Merrick Park mall on Saturday.
Earlier that morning, Abeku Wilson, 33, was terminated from his job at the trendy Equinox gym nestled among the shops on South Lejeune Road in Coral Gables, Florida.
The mother of a girl who committed suicide on Facebook Live while in foster care may have encouraged her daughter to take her own life.
The Florida Department of Children and Families says Gina Caze was among hundreds of people watching 14-year-old Naika Venant's Facebook livestream video the night she committed suicide in the Miami home of her foster care family.
Miami-Dade County's Mayor, Carlos Gimenez says his city will comply with President Trump's plan to cooperate with Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials' attempts to deport undocumented immigrants who commit violent crimes.
Cuban Harry, a close associate of drug-addled rapper Li'l Wayne, was busted on charges of masterminding dozens of pharmacy burglaries in South Miami.
Terrell Robinson, the Miami fugitive wanted for shooting his baby's mother 13 times, is in custody after 2 days on the run.
Robinson, 31, was captured by the U.S. Marshals Service after Miami detectives received a tip that the father-of-4 was seen boarding a bus bound for Oklahoma.
Shaqueenia Hanna's family members say jealousy motivated her baby's father to shoot her 13 times in front of her children.
Hanna, 35, recently broke up with Terrell Robinson, the father of her youngest child.
On Monday, Sept. 5, Hanna wrote on her Facebook page: "ONCE I LEAVE A NIGGA HE ONLY MOTIVATE ME TO [sh*t] ON HIM 4 WASTING MY TIME."
Jonathan Aledda has been identified by North Miami police as the cop who shot a therapist while aiming for an autistic man's head.
Police responded to a 911 report of a man holding a gun while attempting suicide on Monday.
A North Miami police officer was aiming for an autistic man's head when he accidentally shot an unarmed black man in the leg.
Police responded to a 911 report of a man attempting suicide with a gun on Monday.
An unarmed caretaker for an autistic man was shot by a North Miami police officer -- while his hands were in the air.
Police were responding to a report of a man threatening another man with a gun when the incident happened on Tuesday.
Miami-Dade police seized a record-setting $24 million in cash during a raid on the home of a brother-sister drug trafficking team.
Arrested were Luis Hernandez-Gonzalez, 44, and his sister, Salma Hernandez, who worked at the Blossom Experience, an indoor gardening store owned by her brother.
According to Splash News, EJ Johnson and the cast of Rich Kids of Beverly Hills traveled to Miami, Florida to film an upcoming episode at Miami Supercar Rooms.
Miami Supercar Rooms is the brainchild of British car collector Elo, 3rd from right, who envisioned an exotic car art gallery-slash-restaurant with a fully stocked bar.
Four South Florida Job Corps students were arrested and charged with using a machete to attack another student before burying him alive in the woods.
Miss Colombia was crowned Miss Universe at the Doral Resort in Miami Sunday night, but Miss Jamaica was the clear winner in the hearts of social media users.
Actress Gabrielle Union was all smiles as she stepped out of her hotel in New York City today. But tongues were wagging in Miami when Gabby skipped last night's launch party for her husband, Dwyane Wade's newest Li-Ning sneaker, Third Element, held at Art Basel in Miami.
While perusing my comments section last week I stumbled upon a discussion about former record exec E-Class and former Miami rapper Jacki O. E-Class is the formidable looking gentleman in this photo with rapper The Game at STORY's Halloween bash last week.
Miami Heat superstar LeBron James finally listed his oceanfront Miami mansion for $17 million. That's quite a price hike for the 6 bedroom, 8.5 bath crib. James paid $9 million for his former castle in 2010.
In July, James announced he was returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers who drafted him as the first overall pick in 2003.
No one can say rap tycoon Young Jeezy does't throw a great party. The "Seen It All" rapper threw a private album promo and DJ Appreciation lunch and pool party at the plush Shore Club in Miami Beach on Sunday.
Last night, singer Beyonce and her rapper husband Jay Z opened their much-hyped 'On the Run' Tour at Sun Life Stadium in Miami.
Concert goers took to social media to complain bitterly about the 3-hour traffic jam outside the stadium. Some fans wondered aloud why they bothered to shell out $300 for tickets to the concert.
Once the Beyhive faithful made it inside the stadium, the traffic complaints gave way to complaints about Beyonce's tardiness, her bridal attire, and how empty the stadium was.
Troubled singer Justin Bieber was busted for illegally drag racing on Miami Beach early this morning. In an unusual move, the Miami Beach police announced the arrest on its Twitter page. Police stopped the drunken Bieber in a residential area for speeding in a rented yellow Lamborghini around 4:30 a.m. Thursday, ABC News reports.
Singer Beyonce updated her social media accounts with a new photo of herself with daughter Blue Ivy at Jungle Island in Miami. Beyonce and her husband, rapper Jay Z, shut down the wildlife park so they could mingle with the animals in private. Bey also posted photos from a private party at the Versace Mansion on Miami Beach.
Socialite and Kim Kardashian finger puppet Blac Chyna was spotted picking up some feminine products at a CVS store in Calabasas, Calif., yesterday. Chyna retired from her high paying gig at the King of Diamonds strip club in Miami after getting knocked up by one of her best customers, rapper Tyga.
The Miami-Dade Police Department love their resident celebrities, especially sports gods like LeBron James. So when LeBron and his lovely fiancée, Savannah, were running late for the Jay Z/Justin Timberlake concert on Friday, the MDPD sent a motorcycle officer to get them to the concert on time.
The unidentified police officer broke all types of police department policies by driving at high speed on the wrong side of the road, with lights flashing and sirens blaring, in a non-emergency situation.
We know all of this because LeBron, like most boys, was excited by the bright, flashing lights. So he filmed a 15-second Instagram video of the action and posted it on Instagram for the world to see.
The caption under the video read “They treat us so well! Needed it cause traffic was nuts!!”
A Miami couple say they feared for their lives when a drunken NFL player ripped the doorknob off their front door and tried to break the door down.
Police say Desmond Bryant, 27, was "extremely intoxicated" when he asked a cab driver to let him out at a house a few doors down from his home on Feb. 24.
Isaac Baker told the Miami Herald he awoke at 5:30 a.m. one Sunday last month to the sound of someone pounding on the front door of his home in an upscale neighborhood in North Miami Beach.