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Gronkowski will be in Miami for Super Bowl as party host

Nov. 19, 2019 3:05 AM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Rob Gronkowski will be in Miami for the Super Bowl. The former Patriots tight end won’t be preparing for kickoff with Tom Brady and the rest of his old New England teammates. Instead, the man who retired from the Patriots and the NFL in March will be hosting his first Super Bowl party....

Professor who wrote corruption book charged with laundering

Nov. 18, 2019 7:14 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A Florida professor of international studies who co-wrote a book about organized crime was arrested Monday on federal charges that he laundered corruption proceeds from Venezuela. Bruce Bagley, 73, of Coral Gables, Florida, was freed on $300,000 bail after an appearance in Miami federal...

US officials granting $29 million for coastal protection

Nov. 18, 2019 5:30 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Projects to protect Texas marshes from erosion and an Alaska village from the Bering Sea are getting help from some of the 44 grants awarded by the National Coastal Resilience Fund, a public-private partnership assisting communities threatened by storms and flooding from rising and...

OL remains a headache for Dolphins, Flores

Nov. 18, 2019 4:16 PM EST

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins’ latest loss offers a reminder they’re not going to make much progress until they can block. Miami’s revolving door of an offensive line was manhandled by the Buffalo Bills in a 37-20 loss. The dismal performance left the Dolphins last in the NFL...

Kyle Busch leads Gibbs trio to win 2nd NASCAR championship

Nov. 17, 2019 9:07 PM EST

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Busch casually collected the championship flag from his team and did a slow, subdued celebratory lap. The most polarizing driver in NASCAR had just won his second Cup title and wanted to soak in the moment with his true fans. He didn’t do his customary bow to the crowd,...

Sticky Situation: Hamlin’s title run ends with tape gaffe

Nov. 17, 2019 8:53 PM EST

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Denny Hamlin's championship run was foiled by the tale of the tape. Hamlin's air of confidence came across the team radio when he boasted the race "ain't (bleepin') over" as he made a late push to the lead. Except it was, his Toyota stuck on pit road steaming like a kettle because a...

Dolphins’ ground game stuffed by Bills in 37-20 loss

Nov. 17, 2019 7:02 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — When Miami Dolphins running back Kalen Ballage tried to get from the dressing room to the training room following Sunday’s game, the door was locked. Ballage knocked but there was no immediate response, so he disappeared out a different doorway, stymied once more at the...

The Latest: Kyle Busch wins NASCAR’s Cup Series championship

Nov. 17, 2019 6:23 PM EST

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR’s Cup Series championship (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Kyle Busch has won his second NASCAR Cup Series championship, giving team owner Joe Gibbs his fifth title. Busch emerged from the Joe Gibbs Racing juggernaut and clinched his second title in five years...

Josh Allen throws 3 TD passes to help Bills beat Miami 37-20

Nov. 17, 2019 6:03 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills showed again they can beat a bad team, which won’t help them in the playoffs. It might get them to the playoffs, though. Josh Allen tied a career high with three touchdown passes and ran for another score Sunday to help Buffalo complete a season sweep of...

No. 17 Miami women pull away late from IUPUI 74-65

Nov. 17, 2019 3:14 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Endia Banks scored 23 points, Beatrice Mompremier had 20 points and 11 rebounds and No. 17 Miami used a late 12-0 run to fend off IUPUI 74-65 on Sunday. Mykea Gray saved the Hurricanes, scoring all 16 of her points in the fourth quarter. A disastrous third quarter saw the Hurricanes (3-0) lose...