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SI.com: Luchs: System is broken; here's how to fix itupdated: Thu Aug 18 2011 15:43:00

Just when you think it can't get any worse, it does. College sports reaches a new low ... again. It reeks.

Raul Castro to lead Cuba's Communist Partyupdated: Wed Apr 20 2011 07:16:00

Cuba's Communist Party elected President Raul Castro on Tuesday to succeed his older brother Fidel Castro as head of the country's highest political body and only legal party.

Raul Castro to lead Cuba's Communistsupdated: Wed Apr 20 2011 07:16:00

Raul Castro officially succeeds his older brother as Cuban Communist Party leader. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.

How acne and depression feed each otherupdated: Mon Nov 29 2010 11:13:00

Kelly, 22, has suffered from depression since age 8. But it's only recently that she realized how much worse she feels when her acne flares up. During the two years in college when her depression waned, so did her skin problems.

Shark researchers study oil impactupdated: Mon Jun 28 2010 13:30:00

They're at the top of the ocean's food chain -- but it is still a mystery how the oil disaster is affecting the shark population in the Gulf of Mexico.

Will oil impact sharks?updated: Mon Jun 28 2010 13:30:00

CNN's John Zarrella reports on researchers capturing, tagging and tracking sharks to begin oil impact studies.

CNNMoney: SEC charges Miami schemer in massive Ponziupdated: Wed Apr 21 2010 14:38:00

The SEC and the U.S. Attorney's office in New Jersey on Wednesday charged a Miami Beach-based businessman with allegedly running a Ponzi scheme that sucked in close to $1 billion.

'Miracle' comes full circle with reunion of Haitian baby and parentsupdated: Wed Apr 07 2010 07:51:00

Four days after Haiti's earthquake, a 2-month-old baby girl was brought to a field hospital barely alive, her skull fractured, her ribs broken, her pulse dangerously low.

DNA testing confirms Haitian couple are parents of baby sent to U.S.updated: Wed Mar 17 2010 12:19:00

The parents of an injured baby girl who was flown to Florida for treatment after Haiti's earthquake have been told what they already know: They are the biological parents of the little girl.

Haitian couple await baby's returnupdated: Mon Mar 08 2010 19:11:00

Wherever she goes, Nadine Devilme carries with her a small bag decorated with yellow ducks and filled with her most treasured possessions: photographs of herself pregnant, a tiny blue Bible inscribed with her infant daughter's name, her daughter's records from the pediatrician, and the dried up remnants of her umbilical cord.

Doctors: Haitian may have survived 4 weeks in rubbleupdated: Tue Feb 09 2010 09:32:00

A man pulled alive from the rubble of a building in Haiti's capital Monday may have been trapped since the January 12 quake that leveled much of the city, doctors reported.

Medical evacuations of Haitians set to resumeupdated: Mon Feb 01 2010 10:19:00

Flights transporting critically injured Haitians to the United States are set to resume Monday morning, according to a spokeswoman for a University of Miami team of volunteers in Port-au-Prince.

Airlifts of injured suspendedupdated: Mon Feb 01 2010 10:19:00

Flights transporting injured Haitians into the U.S. have temporarily been suspended because of logistical issues.

Painful plight of Haiti's 'restavec' childrenupdated: Fri Jan 29 2010 12:16:00

For more than a week, Sende Sencil had gone without bathing, until two young American doctors at the hospital where she was being treated took the 9-year-old girl for a short walk outside to a shower to wash off the filth and grime.

Hard lessons, humility for big-city doctors in Haitiupdated: Tue Jan 26 2010 19:37:00

Dr. Roberto Feliz and Dr. Hiba Georges were quickly jolted from the most modern of medical care in Boston, Massachusetts, to the most rudimentary of care when they flew to Haiti last week to work at a hospital housed in two tents run by the University of Miami.

Tough choices in Haitiupdated: Tue Jan 26 2010 19:37:00

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen talks about her experience in Haiti and how doctors there make decisions.

A mother's futile effort to keep daughter aliveupdated: Fri Jan 22 2010 18:35:00

On Wednesday, Dr. Toni Eyssallenne was walking the aisle of a small makeshift hospital in Haiti run by the University of Miami when a patient beckoned to her. "I assumed she was in pain, so I walked over and asked her what was wrong," Eyssallenne told me. "But she said she wasn't in pain. She said she just wanted to tell me what happened to her. For the next thirty minutes, I listened to her story."

Mental health experts help volunteers in Haitiupdated: Fri Jan 22 2010 17:35:00

For people in the business of coming to the rescue, it's easy to lose sight of their own mental health as they work around the clock to help those desperately in need.

Doctor in Haiti: Wounded children calling for missing parentsupdated: Thu Jan 21 2010 09:16:00

Pediatrician Elizabeth Bellino was supposed to start work in Africa this week. Instead, she found herself trying to save lives Wednesday at a field hospital in Haiti's capital.

Inside a makeshift hospital: Shrieks, sadnessupdated: Fri Jan 15 2010 16:11:00

The screams of wounded Haitians are nearly constant here at a makeshift hospital in the United Nations compound near the airport in Port-au-Prince. Most of the time the screams sound like dull moans. Every so often it's a sudden shriek. But all of them sound agonizing.

U.S. doctors help in Haitiupdated: Fri Jan 15 2010 16:11:00

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen joins doctors who have arrived in Haiti to help with relief efforts in the quake-ravaged nation.

Protesters mark Human Rights Day in Cubaupdated: Fri Dec 11 2009 03:27:00

A few hundred pro-government demonstrators swarmed Havana's streets on Thursday, encircling a small group of female protesters marching in support of International Human Rights Day.

Mackenzie Phillips' bombshellupdated: Fri Oct 02 2009 16:54:00

Larry King speaks with Mackenzie Phillips, the 'One Day at a Time' actress, about her incest revelation.

Phillips' incest claim draws attention to tabooupdated: Fri Oct 02 2009 16:54:00

After actress Mackenzie Phillips spoke about her sexual relationship with her musician father, online and telephone calls to an anti-sexual assault hot line surged.

SI.com: Terry McDonell: Spinning Alex Rodriguezupdated: Wed Mar 11 2009 14:07:00

This article is reprinted from the March 2, 2009 issue of Sports Illustrated.

SI.com: Jon Heyman: Union to blame for A-Rod scandalupdated: Mon Feb 09 2009 22:38:00

When Alex Rodriguez was approached by Sports Illustrated writer Selena Roberts in the University of Miami gym on Thursday and presented with the bombshell that he failed baseball's 2003 steroid survey test, Rodriguez's immediate reaction was to tell her, "You'll have to talk to the union.''

Beam me up: Just how close are we to teleportation?updated: Tue Jan 06 2009 11:05:00

Admit it -- at one point or another we've all dreamed of being able to teleport. How much easier and less stressful life would be if, at the flick of a switch, we could whisk ourselves direct from home to work without the intervening two hours crushed onto public transport, face wedged into the armpit of a man with a sweat gland problem.

Social networking sites dos and don'tsupdated: Wed Nov 05 2008 09:04:00

Certain predicted technological revolutions are more myth than reality.

Florida man charged in multimillion-dollar Ponzi schemeupdated: Thu Oct 30 2008 19:04:00

Federal prosecutors have charged a Florida man who lured University of Miami employees to help him pull off a multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme that cost investors more than $20 million, the U.S. Attorney's office announced Thursday.

Possible witness speaks out!updated: Thu Oct 16 2008 10:58:00

For the first time since Casey Anthony's murder indictment, Jeff Hopkins, who is named in her indictment, speaks out!

Time.com: Losing Weight: Can Exercise Trump Genes?updated: Mon Sep 08 2008 22:00:00

According to a new study of an active Amish population, researchers say fat genes may not destine you to a lifetime of obesity

Con man on campus?updated: Wed Aug 20 2008 19:24:00

CNN SIU correspondent Abbie Boudreau reveals federal authorities are investigating a Ponzi scheme based in Miami.

Florida university used in massive Ponzi schemeupdated: Wed Aug 20 2008 19:24:00

A Florida man used facilities at the University of Miami to run a multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme and recruited school employees for the operation, angry investors and investigators tell CNN.

Summerize! Your head-to-toe guideupdated: Tue Jun 17 2008 09:52:00

We've always associated the glorious, intoxicatingly warm and languorous days of summer with getting gorgeous. That's when we can let down our hair (or casually pin it up, exposing a glimpse of neck or shoulder and maybe, too, exuding a light, luscious burst of scent), strip off the layers of cotton or wool, and go barelegged and sometimes barefoot, savoring the delicious freedom of naked skin against the soft air.

Time.com: The South Beach Diet Doctor Is Backupdated: Tue May 27 2008 12:45:00

He created a name-brand diet that swept the nation. Now, Dr. Arthur Agatston thinks he has a few more tricks up his lab coat's sleeves

SI.com: Cory McCartney: South Florida stars key Miami's stellar recruiting haulupdated: Thu Feb 14 2008 16:56:00

Little went right for Miami in its first year under Randy Shannon.

Behind the scenes: Death of a heroupdated: Thu Nov 29 2007 18:03:00

I'm in Miami to cover the death of my son's hero.

People.com: Andy Garcia Pays Tribute to Slain Football Starupdated: Thu Nov 29 2007 16:42:00

Andy Garcia is paying a hero's tribute to Redskins Pro-Bowl safety Sean Taylor, who died Tuesday after being shot inside his Florida home during an apparent break-in.

Time.com: Sean Taylor's Death: A Miami Curse?updated: Wed Nov 28 2007 12:00:00

The NFL star's murder is the latest in a string of violent incidents involving former University of Miami players. Is the school's "thug-ball" reputation to blame?

CNNU's campus correspondents updated: Tue Oct 02 2007 15:56:00

CNNU is a feature that provides student perspectives on news and trends from colleges across the United States.

SI.com: Don Banks: Q & A with The Rockupdated: Wed Sep 26 2007 23:31:00

Football movies are a cottage industry these days, and Dwayne "The Rock'' Johnson stars in the latest effort to dramatize America's favorite game with The Game Plan, which opens nationally on Friday. Johnson, a former professional wrestler turned actor, played defensive tackle at the University of Miami in the early '90s. But in The Game Plan he switches sides of the ball to play Joe Kingman, the egotistical star quarterback of the fictitious Boston Rebels. Much of the film was shot last fall in and around Gillette Stadium and the New England Patriots practice facility.

Beauty over 40: Five things they didn't tell youupdated: Sat Jun 30 2007 05:12:00

Would you come here for a second? A little closer. Okay, I'm going to ask you a question, and I want you to answer honestly. Can you see my mustache? No? You're sure? That's probably because I shaved this morning. Not with a real razor; I used one of those little femmy things that looks like an eyeliner pencil, except on one end there's a blade which, if you hold the handle right, slices off hair. Egad, now you know.

Fortune: Mario Gabelli's broken legacyupdated: Mon Jun 12 2006 11:52:00

Mario Gabelli is doing what he does best: talking.

Study finds rapid pre-Katrina sinking in New Orleansupdated: Wed May 31 2006 10:28:00

Parts of New Orleans sank rapidly in the three years leading up to Hurricane Katrina, which might have made the already low-lying city even more vulnerable, a new study found.

CNNMoney: Report: Immigrants not healthcare burdenupdated: Tue Jul 26 2005 07:18:00

New research has dashed the "myth" that immigrants place a major burden on America's healthcare system, according to a news report.

Debating parties or partying the debateupdated: Thu Oct 07 2004 14:47:00

In the home of Gator football, University of Florida students took a traditionally serious affair -- a presidential debate -- and turned it into a sporting event.

Transcript: Bush, Kerry closing statementsupdated: Fri Oct 01 2004 01:33:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: Did Bush misjudge Putin?updated: Fri Oct 01 2004 01:33:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: What is the most serious threat to national security?updated: Fri Oct 01 2004 01:33:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: Does Bush see Kerry character flaws?updated: Fri Oct 01 2004 01:33:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: What is Kerry's position on pre-emptive war?updated: Fri Oct 01 2004 01:32:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: Would Bush lead another pre-emptive war?updated: Fri Oct 01 2004 00:47:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: When will the war in Iraq end?updated: Fri Oct 01 2004 00:47:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: Has the war been worth the loss of life? updated: Fri Oct 01 2004 00:47:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: When has Bush misled the public?updated: Fri Oct 01 2004 00:46:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: What was the 'miscalculation' in Iraq?updated: Fri Oct 01 2004 00:20:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: Are U.S. soldiers dying for a mistake?updated: Fri Oct 01 2004 00:01:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: When should troops come home?updated: Thu Sep 30 2004 23:32:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: Who's top target, bin Laden or Saddam?updated: Thu Sep 30 2004 22:29:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: What 'misjudgments' has Bush made?updated: Thu Sep 30 2004 22:21:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: Would a Kerry win increase risk of terror?updated: Thu Sep 30 2004 21:33:00

The following is a partial transcript of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate is foreign affairs, and the moderator is Jim Lehrer of PBS:

Transcript: Who could best prevent another 9/11?updated: Thu Sep 30 2004 17:29:00

The following is a transcript of the first section of the debate between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry held Thursday night at the University of Miami. The topic of the debate was foreign affairs and, and the moderator was Jim Lehrer of PBS.

Authorities warn of possible debate threatsupdated: Wed Sep 29 2004 10:49:00

The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI warned authorities in Florida that Thursday's presidential debate at the University of Miami could be an attractive target for terrorists.

New efforts to combat invasive species updated: Thu Aug 05 2004 19:07:00

The U.S. Coast Guard will soon begin enforcing new regulations to try to prevent ships from around the world from delivering unwanted and sometimes destructive cargo.

Scientists study high seas in high style updated: Thu Jun 24 2004 14:05:00

An ice-skating rink, rock-climbing wall, nightclub and swimming pool are hardly standard equipment on a research ship. But there's really nothing traditional about how the Explorer of the Seas gathers scientific data.

Bush, Kerry focus on Florida, studentsupdated: Thu Apr 29 2004 11:18:00

Opinion polls indicate more young voters plan to vote in the 2004 presidential election than did in the 2000 election, when only a half-million votes stood between Al Gore and George W. Bush.

Fortune: The Heavy Toll Of Rock & Roll Hearing lossupdated: Mon Jan 07 2002 00:01:00

At meetings you deliver sparkling insights. Problem is, you can't tell when a colleague has made the same point minutes before. To your ears, Joan's comment that a job seeker would "fit in" sounds ...

Fortune: READY TO DANCE ON CASTRO'S GRAVEupdated: Mon Apr 06 1992 00:01:00

Cuba's real miracle? The fact that Fidel Castro is still hanging on. The economy is decaying rapidly without the prop of Soviet aid, and rumors persist that the dictator's health isn't much better....

Fortune: NOW HEAR THIS updated: Mon Feb 11 1991 00:01:00

-- WILLIAM FRANKLIN, 57, president of Weyerhaeuser Far East, on the perceived threat of Japanese investment in the U.S., vs. Japanese capital spending: ''If Americans want to worry about something,...

Fortune: NOW HEAR THIS updated: Mon Sep 26 1988 00:01:00

-- MARTIN LEVINE, 41, general marketing manager for Jeep, on the licensing agreement under which Murjani Merchandising will put the Jeep name on many kinds of consumer products: ''We get an 11-year...

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