Posts tagged miami

Pitbull’s New Miami Charter School Set to Open

Pitbull wants to make education fun again—and he’s doing it with his new charter school opening up in Miami this week. “What happens is education is no longer sexy, it’s no longer cool. I want to help put together a curriculum…where it does entertain them and engage them,” he explains.

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Family Wants Answers After Teen Tasered By Police Dies

Award-winning teen graffiti artist Israel Hernandez died after being tasered by police, and now his family wants answers. “Art is nothing to be killed for,” says his sister.

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Pitbull Releases “Open Letter” Rap Response To Jay-Z, Beyonce Cuba Trip

He raps about representing Miami’s Cuban community and in a new track released Sunday, Pitbull chimed in about Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s controversial trip to Cuba, singing lyrics that shed some light on the tumultuous history between the island nation and the United States.

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Rubio: Rapper Lil Wayne isn’t On Tupac’s Level

Listen up, Lil Wayne. Florida Senator Marco Rubio has some thoughts on how you stack up compared to legendary West coast rapper Tupac.

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SOBE Food Fest 2013: Celeb Chef Ana Quincoces

You may recognize Ana Quincoces as one of the cast members from the Bravo series “The Real Housewives of Miami,” but the mother of two has a fiery passion – for food, that is…

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WOW: From Los Angeles to Miami DJ Laz Rules the Airwaves After Overcoming Severe Disability


It’s 10 a.m. and while most people are just getting settled in at work, Lazaro Mendez, most commonly known as DJ Laz, has finished his Miami radio morning show and is onto his second show of the day.

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Don Francisco Says He’s Not Leaving “Sabado Gigante”

There is no need to panic. Although new faces have been seen co-hosting the 50-year-old international television sensation Univision’s “Sabado Gigante,” Don Francisco says he is not retiring at least not yet. 

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Marco Rubio defends comments about Pitbull’s music, deletes Pitbull tweet

Call it the great Rubio/Pitbull debate.

Marco Rubio sat down for an interview with GQ, which featured a more off-the-cuff conversation than the usual buttoned-up talking points you might expect from the Florida Senator and rumored 2016 White House hopeful.

During the interview, he professed being a fan of the late-hardcore rapper Tupac and also opined on Pitbull’s music.

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“Real Housewives of Miami” Karent Sierra: “People misunderstand my niceness for weakness”

The “Real Housewives” franchise is known for its deliciously drama-filled episodes featuring cat fights and table-flipping (alongside Chanel handbags and luxurious homes) but “Real Housewives of Miami” star Karent Sierra isn’t about adding to the heat that Miami is famous for.

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