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May 14, 2015: Local Watchdog Group Accuses Fannie Mae Of Discrimination

  Today on WLRN-Miami Herald News, you heard:

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6:30 -- Two Miami Beach police officers are no longer with the force after sending hundreds of emails with pornographic or racist images.

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5:44 -- The battle between taxis and ride-sharing services such as Lyft and Uber is coming to a head in South Florida.

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5:32 -- Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera is taking steps toward running for U.S. Senate.

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5:04 -- U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez visited Miami Beach today.

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4:44 -- Few new dental school graduates are heading to small towns, often because of the loans needed to complete school.

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4:32 -- Panama City is banning drinking on the beach during Spring Break, and Fort Lauderdale police are seeking help identifying a body found this week.

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4:04 -- Broward County police are worried about flakka, a new cheap, synthetic drug.

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1:04 -- South Florida residents are carrying less debt, according to new research from Equifax.

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11:04 Three Floridians were officially inducted into the state's Civil Rights Hall of Fame Wednesday.
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10:04 The former dean at Miami Dade College, Madeline Pumariega, is the new chancellor for the Florida College System.
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9:35 Dental care is in high demand in Florida's small towns. But few new dentists head there, and some say large school loans are a big reason why.
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9:04 Vizcaya Museum and Gardens could privatize. The idea is part of a proposal by Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez.
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8:43 Will ride-sharing services like Lyft and Uber be kicked to the curb in South Florida?
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8:30 An Aventura police officer shot and wounded a suspected car thief yesterday at the Aventura Mall parking garage.
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8:20 The synthetic drug Alpha PVP, commonly known as Flakka was the focus of a conference held yesterday at the Urban League of Broward County.

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8:04 A South Florida watchdog group is filing a complaint against the federal housing agency known as Fannie Mae. HOPE Inc. says Fannie Mae neglected foreclosed properties in predominantly black and Hispanic communities here but kept up the homes in white neighborhoods.
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7:43 Dental care is in high demand in Florida's small towns. But few new dentists head there, and some say large school loans are a big reason why.
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7:30 A new report from the financial trend-spotters at Equifax shows that South Florida had one the country's largest drops in consumer debt so far this year.
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7:20 Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam says the state must do more to fight the costly disease citrus greening.
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7:04 County commissioners are a step closer to outfitting Miami-Dade police with body cameras, which advocates hope will discourage police misconduct by recording controversial law enforcement encounters.
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6:43 Will ride-sharing services like Lyft and Uber be kicked to the curb in South Florida?
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6:30 An Aventura police officer shot and wounded a suspected car thief yesterday at the Aventura Mall parking garage.
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6:20 The synthetic drug Alpha PVP, commonly known as Flakka was the focus of a conference held yesterday at the Urban League of Broward County.
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6:04 A South Florida watchdog group is filing a complaint against the federal housing agency known as Fannie Mae. HOPE Inc. says Fannie Mae neglected foreclosed properties in predominantly black and Hispanic communities here but kept up the homes in white neighborhoods.