Officials: Little Havana apartment fire may have been intentional

A fire that sparked at an apartment building in Miami’s Little Havana neighborhood, leaving over a dozen families displaced, may have been set on purpose, officials said.
Flames ripped through the 11-unit structure, located near Northwest 11th Avenue and Sixth …

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Larry King, legendary talk show host, dies at 87

(CNN) — Larry King, the longtime CNN host who became an icon through his interviews with countless newsmakers and his sartorial sensibilities, has died. He was 87.
King hosted “Larry King Live” on CNN for over 25 years, interviewing presidential …

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Ultra Music Festival looking to reschedule to 2022

MIAMI (AP) — Organizers of a major electronic music festival that is held in South Florida annually are making plans to cancel the festivities for the second year in a row due to the pandemic.
Organizers of the popular Ultra …

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Business People: Sunday, Jan. 24

ADVERTISING/PUBLIC RELATIONS
Nemer Fieger, a St. Louis Park-based advertising and public relations agency, announced the promotion of Kristin Laursen from senior media buyer to media director.
DEVELOPMENT
Commercial and multifamily real estate developer Sherman Associates, Minneapolis, announced that Chris Sherman …

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Sunday coronavirus update: 32 new MN deaths, 1,196 new cases

Minnesota’s COVID-19 death toll is up to 6,095 with 32 additional deaths reported Sunday, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.
The agency reported another 1,196 confirmed coronavirus infections, taking Minnesota’s case total to 454,989.
The actual number of infections …

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2020 MBTA payroll with overtime, buyouts now added

Below is the 2020 MBTA payroll — with overtime and buyouts now included. (A shorter version has already been posted.)
To search on this database, click the magnifying glass icon (at right) and enter names and more. Use the scroll …

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How the Patriots could trade for Lions QB Matthew Stafford

The first domino of the NFL offseason has fallen.
The Lions and Pro Bowl quarterback Matthew Stafford agreed to part ways over the weekend, according to multiple reports. Stafford requested a trade after another losing season in Detroit prompted wholesale …

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