Kenny Malone

Kenny Malone is a reporter for Only Human. He joins WNYC from WLRN-Miami Herald News where he dug into everything from abuse at Florida's assisted living facilities to express lane fatalities to a mysterious "ñ" that showed up in Jim Larrañaga's name when he became head basketball coach at the University of Miami. Malone's stories have won the National Edward R. Murrow Award for Use of Sound, the National Headliner Award, the Scripps Howard Award and the Bronze Third Coast Festival Award. He studied mathematics at Xavier University in Cincinnati and proudly hails from Meadville, Penn., where the zipper was invented.

Kenny Malone appears in the following:

Probe Finds $70 Million Money-Laundering Bust Might Have Been Dirty Itself

Monday, July 13, 2015

An by the Miami Herald raises questions about a Florida task force that busted a huge money-laundering ring. Did the unit help catch criminals, or just enrich two small law enforcement departments?


Universities Target MBA Programs Toward Professional Athletes

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Pro football players can earn tens of millions of dollars in a career. Some schools are now catering to current and former athletes to show them how best to manage their money after they stop playing.


Lexus Lanes Define Miami's Commuting Culture

Friday, June 27, 2014

Miami is one place in the country where dynamic congestion tolling has taken off. Those are special lanes where drivers can pay to avoid heavy traffic. They've been dubbed "Lexus lanes" by some.


Spirit Airlines Sees Business Take Off With Raunchy Ads

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Spirit Airlines is known for a lot of things: Low fares, fees for virtually everything, and even its rate of complaints. But the airline also gets its name out there with snappy and sometimes raunchy ads.


Parking Industry Tries To Make Your Life Easier

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

The future of parking has been showcased in Fort Lauderdale, Fla, this week at the International Parking Institute's annual conference. The conversation has been about helping drivers...


No Beer Goggles For Baseball Stadium Brew Prices

Friday, June 01, 2012

The only trend in stadium beer is that prices go up, according to one industry watcher. Analysis by online financial website found that Marlins Park has the most expens...


In Florida, Mentally Ill Suffer Abuse And Neglect

Monday, November 28, 2011

An investigation found sweeping failure within the state's assisted-living industry. One neighborhood in South Florida has become a de facto psychiatric ward because of zoning laws...