• By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    BILLIONAIRE ICAHN WANTS CAESARS ENTERTAINMENT TO SELL ITSELF

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn on Tuesday disclosed he has taken a 10 percent stake in Caesars Entertainment and is pushing the casino...

    Entertainment
  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    KENTUCKY LEGISLATURE PUSHES $150 MILLION PARKS PLAN

    Republican lawmakers in Kentucky want to borrow $150 million to fix up the state's park system, starting with a $20 million infusion...

    Republicans
  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    DIEKMAN DEAL INCLUDES BONUSES FOR GAMES AND GAMES FINISHED

    Reliever Jake Diekman can earn $500,000 annually in performance bonuses for appearances and another $500,000 for games finished as...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    THE LATEST: CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR ACCUSES TRUMP OF RETRIBUTION

    The Latest on the Trump administration calling for California to return federal money from its high-speed rail project : 4:35 p.m....

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    EVERS WON'T SEEK TO PHASE OUT VOUCHERS IN 1ST BUDGET PLAN

    Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers says he won't seek to eliminate or phase out taxpayer-funded school vouchers in his first state budget. Evers...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    MDU PLANS TO RETIRE MANDAN COAL-FIRED UNITS IN 2021

    Montana-Dakota Utilities plans to retire the coal-fired electric generation units at Heskett Station near Mandan in 2021. MDU said...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    LAWMAKER: SOUTH CAROLINA MEDICAL MARIJUANA BILL SENSIBLE

    A state senator says legalizing marijuana for medicinal use in South Carolina would empower doctors to better serve their patients....

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    ‘FIGHT BACK!' CONSUMER REPORTED DAVID HOROWITZ DIES

    David Horowitz, whose "Fight Back!" syndicated program made him perhaps the best-known consumer reporter in the U.S., has died. He...

    U.S.
  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    MICHIGAN AGENCY AWARDS GRANTS FOR LANSING REDEVELOPMENT

    State grants totaling $2 million have been awarded to help redevelop contaminated property in Lansing. The Michigan Department of Environmental...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    PHOTOS, PRIVATE INFORMATION TO BE BLOCKED UNDER 9-1-1 BILL

    In anticipation of an update to statewide 9-1-1 communication systems by 2021, gruesome imagery of crime scenes or injuries, individuals'...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    TRUMP WANTS CALIFORNIA TO PAY BACK BILLIONS FOR BULLET TRAIN

    The Trump administration said Tuesday that it plans to cancel $929 million awarded to California's high-speed rail project and wants...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 20, 2019

    UK EXPANDS NO-FLY ZONE FOR DRONES AROUND AIRPORTS

    Britain is extending the no-fly zone for drones around airports to 5 kilometers in an attempt to avert disruptions like the December...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 19, 2019

    LAWMAKERS TOUR FLORIDA MIGRANT TEEN CAMP, WANT POLICY SHIFT

    Congressional Democrats from Florida and Texas on Tuesday toured a migrant camp, where they said children are being held for too long...

    Democrats
  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 19, 2019

    GROUPS: NEW WYOMING AUDITOR DELIVERS SPENDING RECORDS SOUGHT

    Wyoming's state auditor has provided all state spending records that two government transparency groups sued to get from her office...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 19, 2019

    MOUSTAKAS HAS UNFINISHED BUSINESS IN MILWAUKEE

    Mike Moustakas fell one win shy of reaching the World Series with the Milwaukee Brewers. "I think we had some unfinished business after...

    World
  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 19, 2019

    MANFRED: SLOW MARKET MAY BE ‘MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING'

    Hours after Manny Machado agreed to a $300 million, 10-year deal with San Diego, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said the slow free-agent...

    Market
  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 19, 2019

    JUDGE THINKS YANKEES CHAMPIONSHIP-CALIBER WITHOUT MACHADO

    Aaron Judge thinks the New York Yankees have a championship-caliber team without Manny Machado. "We weren't in the position I felt...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 19, 2019

    HAITI'S ECONOMIC LIFELINE HAS TAKEN A HIT. EXPEDIA JUST MADE IT WORSE

    Haiti's tourism sector is up in arms over recent travel warnings from the U.S., Canada and France that have led to at least one booking...

    Travel, U.S.
  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 19, 2019

    EDITORIALS FROM AROUND OHIO

    Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers. The Akron Beacon Journal, Feb. 17 John Kasich...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Feb 19, 2019

    MAINE TAPS FIRM TO TRACK GROWTH, DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

    Maine officials say the state has signed a three-year contract with a firm to track the growth and distribution of marijuana and marijuana...