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Analysis: Waiters' future in Miami is very unclear

Nov. 12, 2019 1:32 AM EST

Dion Waiters leads the Miami Heat in suspensions and headlines this season. And his future is very unclear. Waiters won't be with the Heat for at least nine more games — his 10-game suspension for repeated conduct deemed detrimental to the team started Friday when Miami visited the Los Angeles Lakers...

2 flights return to Miami airport with mechanical issues

Nov. 11, 2019 5:37 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Two American Eagle flights operated by American Airlines encountered similar mechanical issues after takeoff, forcing both planes to return to Miami International Airport. The Miami Herald reports American Eagle Flight 3422 and Envoy Air Flight 3407 left the airport within minutes of each...

Mompremier's double-double leads No. 18 Miami women

Nov. 10, 2019 5:24 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Beatrice Mompremier had a double-double, Kelsey Marshall scored 18 points and No. 18 Miami opened its season with an 83-68 victory over Jackson State on Sunday. Mompremier, who averaged a double-double last season with 16.7 points and 12.2 rebounds per game, had 16 points and 11...

Heat suspend guard Dion Waiters for 10 games

Nov. 10, 2019 5:13 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Dion Waiters has been handed a 10-game suspension by the Miami Heat, with the team citing multiple examples of conduct detrimental to the team as the reason for his second banishment of the season. The suspension was announced Sunday. It comes three days after Waiters, according to a person...

Williams (6 TDs) sets Miami mark, Canes top Louisville 52-27

Nov. 9, 2019 8:16 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Jarren Williams broke a record. Jimmy Murphy thought he broke the Turnover Chain. Senior Day was a smashing success at Miami. Williams set a school record with six touchdown passes, Dee Wiggins and Mike Harley catching two apiece, and Miami clinched bowl-eligibility with a 52-27...

Lykes scores 15 helps lead Miami past Florida Atlantic 74-60

Nov. 8, 2019 9:15 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Chris Lykes scored 15 points to lead Miami to a 74-60 victory over Florida Atlantic Friday night. The Hurricanes (1-1) withstood a challenge from Florida Atlantic and secured the win with a 12-0 run late in the second half. Consecutive 3-pointers from Harlond Beverly and Dejan...

John Legend lends support as Florida felons get vote rights

Nov. 8, 2019 5:15 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Singer John Legend was on hand to lend support Friday as 18 former felons were granted the right to vote in what Miami officials called a simple and streamlined process. The ceremony in a Miami-Dade County courtroom was meant to show that ex-felons can regain their voting rights, even if the...

Interim coach, Florida St. aim to turn things around at BC

Nov. 8, 2019 3:20 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Six wins wasn't going to be good enough for Florida State. Boston College would take it. Less than a week after firing coach Willie Taggart because a 4-5 start left them in danger of missing a bowl game for the second straight year, the Seminoles visit Chestnut Hill to play Boston College....

Dolphins' Reshad Jones ruled out again vs Colts

Nov. 8, 2019 3:02 PM EST

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Miami Dolphins safety Reshad Jones will miss his fourth game in a row Sunday at Indianapolis because of a chest injury. Jones, the Dolphins' highest-paid player, has played in only three games this year. Also ruled out Friday for the Colts game was cornerback Ken Webster because of an...

Louisville visits Miami, both teams eyeing bowl eligibility

Nov. 8, 2019 12:20 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Louisville has never faced Miami linebackers Michael Pinckney and Shaquille Quarterman. The Cardinals' coach, however, remembers them well. Scott Satterfield was coaching at Appalachian State in 2016 when that school faced the Hurricanes, back when Pinckney and Quarterman were...