Iguana meat is a common delicacy in Mexico, Central and South America - and in trendy U.S. restaurants that cater to anyone craving a lizard entree.
Prosecutors announced Thursday that a sophisticated DNA match has led to the cold case arrest of a Florida man believed to be the "pillowcase rapist" who terrorized greater Miami with a series of assaults on women in the 1980s. Robert Koehler, 60, was arrested over the weekend and was being held without bond Thursday in a Miami jail. The "pillowcase rapist" was so named because he used a pillowcase or other fabric to cover the faces of his terrified victims, usually after he had broken into an apartment or town home, according to investigators.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed Latin American affairs with Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday, the day after the state Senate unanimously voted to condemn Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega. DeSantis and Pompeo hosted a roundtable discussion with prominent members of South Florida's Venezuelan community, as well as government and elected officials. "He asked me to come down here to talk with a number of folks about the opportunities and challenges that are presented from the tyranny that is taking place both in Venezuela and Cuba," Pompeo said in a phone interview with The Associated Press before the meeting.
The weather in Florida has been so cold, iguanas are falling from trees. People are selling their meat.
Winter in Florida? The winter haven for freeze-fleeing northern residents? How could it be?For three days this week, some Floridians have been forced to deal with the most daunting of Southeastern circumstances: freezing temperatures. After spending much of the first half of the month sweating through