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Mexican attorneys general invited to US meeting

Attorneys general from five U.S. states have formally invited their Mexican counterparts to participate for the first time in the annual gathering of the top law enforcement officials in the western United States, part of an intensifying effort to combat cross-border gangs. …read more Source: Miami Herald     ...
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Homeowner's house built by hand may be torn down

A man who built his entire home using only a hammer and nails may soon have it torn down. With no permits and the home being built on public property, city code enforcement will be forced to tear down Orlando Pazo Toro’s house. The house has an open living space, a bathroom and bedroom. Toro, who has lived in the home behind the baseball field on Northwest 14th Street and 22nd Avenue since December, was planning to build a pigeon coop soon for his only pet. But code enforcement officers could stand in his way. …read more Source: WPLG Local News     ...
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Beckham cleared in lobbyist inquiry

Should one of the world’s most famous soccer stars have registered as a lobbyist before meeting with county officials on bringing a soccer stadium to Miami-Dade? An ethics panel says no. …read more Source: Miami Herald     ...
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