• By Miami Herald   -   Sep 26, 2017

    US DEFENSE CHIEF IN INDIA FOR TALKS ON JETS, AFGHANISTAN

    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was in the Indian capital on Tuesday, marking the first visit to the country by a Cabinet-level official...

    U.S., Donald Trump
  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 26, 2017

    EPA AWARDS $14.7M FOR VERMONT WATER INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

    The state of Vermont is getting $14.7 million from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to help finance improvements to water infrastructure...

    U.S., Finance
  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 26, 2017

    RUSSELL MAKES FOOD RUN, CUBS BEAT CARDS TO NEAR CLINCH

    Addison Russell hit a three-run double in the first inning, then made a food run for a fan in enemy territory while the Chicago Cubs...

    Running, Food
  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 26, 2017

    PASSENGER JET HAS EMERGENCY AT CALIFORNIA AIRPORT

    Smoke filled the cabin of an Allegiant Air jet after it landed at a California airport on Monday, forcing coughing passengers to cover...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 26, 2017

    FOR TRUMP AND THE GOP, A BLEAK START FOR A HIGH-STAKES WEEK

    A high-stakes week got off to a bad start Monday for President Donald Trump, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the GOP. A...

    Health, Donald Trump
  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    PROBATION-FOR-PROFIT COMPANY TO PAY $14 MILLION SETTLEMENT

    A probation-for-profit company that heaped fees on central Tennesseans convicted of minor offenses, even though many were too poor...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    THE LATEST: FIGHT OVER YOUNG IMMIGRANTS ENSNARES BILL

    The Latest on House Democrats demanding a vote on protections for an estimated 800,000 immigrants brought into the country as children....

    Republicans, Democrats
  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    THE LATEST: POLICE SAY THEY KNOW ABOUT RACIAL COMPLAINTS

    The Latest on a New York Police Department race discrimination lawsuit : 7:05 p.m. The New York Police Department says it's aware of...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    BIGGEST CHANGE FOR BUCKS? STATUS QUO HEADED INTO CAMP

    For the most part, the Milwaukee Bucks kept the status quo this offseason - and that just might be the most significant change of all...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    THE LATEST: COLLINS OPPOSES GOP HEALTH CARE BILL

    The Latest on the Republican effort to overhaul the Obama health law : 6:20 p.m. Maine's Sen. Susan Collins says she's against the...

    Republicans, Health
  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    THE LATEST: PUERTO RICO BLACKOUT: MANY MORE DAYS IN THE DARK

    The Latest on tropical weather : 5:50 p.m. It's already been five days with no lights or air conditioning, and Puerto Rico is looking...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    PUERTO RICO REMAINS DARK AS DAMAGE ASSESSMENTS BEGIN

    Most of Puerto Rico has been without lights or air conditioning for five nights and is looking at many, many more. Nearly all the island's...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS

    New blow to GOP health bill: Paul opposes revised measure WASHINGTON - Conservative Sen. Rand Paul remains opposed to the newly revised...

    Republicans, Health
  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    COLUMN: NASCAR HAS TOO MANY DISTRACTIONS AMID PLAYOFFS

    It is two weeks into NASCAR's playoffs and there has been little to no talk about the actual racing. Instead, NASCAR has been shrouded...

    Playoffs, NASCAR
  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    LOTTERY WINNER ACCUSED OF CHILD SEX ASSAULT FREED FROM JAIL

    A New Jersey man who won a $338 million Powerball jackpot will be freed from jail while he awaits trial on charges of sexually assaulting...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    PLANS CALL FOR DES MOINES HIGH-RISE TO GET EVEN TALLER

    Plans call for a proposed tower in downtown Des Moines to be even taller, growing from an earlier 32 floors to a currently proposed...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    THE LATEST: AG ALSO ASKED FOR CRIMINAL NUKE PROJECT PROBE

    The Latest on two failed nuclear power plant projects in South Carolina : 5 p.m. South Carolina's top prosecutor has also asked for...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    GENUINE PARTS, OUTFRONT MEDIA CLIMB; SPRINT, AZZ FALL

    Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday: Genuine Parts Co., up $5.24 to $93.22 The company said it would buy Alliance...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    REPORT: WHEAT PLANTING, FALL HARVEST MAKE PROGRESS IN KANSAS

    The latest government update on Kansas crops shows progress on winter wheat seeding is lagging behind usual for this time of year....

  • By Miami Herald   -   Sep 25, 2017

    FIGHT OVER YOUNG IMMIGRANTS ENSNARES AVIATION BILL

    House Democrats are demanding a vote on protections for an estimated 800,000 immigrants brought to the United States as children and...

    Democrats