Miami Beach business owners sick of spring break crowds, say area like a ‘crime zone’

Business owners and residents of Miami Beach have grown tired of the unruly spring break crowds carousing in the city, with some describing the vacation hotspot as a crime zone.…

Miami police ‘under siege’ by spring breakers as Fort Lauderdale beckons crowds despite Uber assault

As Miami Beach police bring in reinforcements to respond to rowdy spring breakers who clashed with officers over the weekend, Fort Lauderdale has comparatively reported few incidents amid large crowds…

Australian Open goes quiet as lockdown keeps crowds away

Inside an empty Rod Laver Arena, the fluttering of a photographer’s camera suddenly seemed all too distracting before a player served.  Other sounds not normally heard also felt amplified: the…

Police in Burma crack down on crowds defying protest ban

Police cracked down on demonstrators opposing Burma’s military coup, firing warning shots and shooting water cannons to disperse crowds that took to the streets again Tuesday in defiance of rules…

Large crowds flood the streets of Tuscaloosa after Alabama victory

Huge crowds were seen flooding the streets of Tuscaloosa, Ala., on Monday night after Alabama’s decisive 52-24 victory over Ohio State in the national championship game.  The celebrations for Alabama’s sixth…