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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Woman in wheelchair choked, head-butted, Hollywood police say
Apr 20, 2015 6:58 pm
A Hollywood woman is was choked and beaten while sitting in her wheelchair in a retirement home, according to court records.
Driver whose SUV plowed into Fort Lauderdale dry cleaners cited by police
Apr 20, 2015 6:48 pm
The driver of a Cadillac SUV that plowed into a dry cleaners, severed gas and water lines, injured pedestrians and affected several merchants in a Fort Lauderdale shopping center was identified by pol...
Two children unharmed after Hollywood murder-suicide, police say
Apr 20, 2015 6:36 pm
Two children were not hurt early Monday after a woman was killed and a suspect took his own life, Hollywood police said.
Settlement near in Louis Vuitton v. Swap Shop battle, lawyers say
Apr 20, 2015 6:16 pm
Louis Vuitton and the Swap Shop flea market are trying to finalize a confidential settlement in the trial over designer knockoffs, lawyers said Monday afternoon.
Lauderdale street renaming a little long
Apr 20, 2015 5:54 pm
City officials seeking to honor a former city commissioner with a street name are getting some advice from the county: The shorter the better.
Woman cut during beer bottle brawl in bar bathroom, Fort Lauderdale police say
Apr 20, 2015 5:15 pm
Two women are accused of using a broken beer bottle to stab a third woman during a fight at a bar along Fort Lauderdale beach.
Tri-Rail trains delayed after fatality on tracks
Apr 20, 2015 12:51 am
About 150 passengers were stranded for about two and a half hours aboard a Tri-Rail train Sunday afternoon after a southbound train struck and killed a pedestrian.
Officer treated, released after cruiser strikes tree on Federal Highway
Apr 19, 2015 2:39 pm
A police officer heading to a burglary call suffered minor injuries when he lost control of his patrol car on Federal Highway and struck a tree, police said.
Sawgrass work to close Oakland Park ramps over weekend
Apr 18, 2015 2:08 am
The Sawgrass Expressway's southbound off-ramp and northbound on-ramp at Oakland Park Boulevard will be closed around the clock this weekend for construction.
Man accused of raping woman inside her Davie home
Apr 18, 2015 12:28 am
An Oakland Park man was arrested Thursday on accusations that he raped a woman after a night of drinking with family and friends at her Davie home.
News from Jacksonville and Northern Florida from WLTV
Moms will be tickled pink with this forecast
May 11, 2014 8:07 am
Beautiful weather for The Final Round
Fans turned away from Funk Fest
May 10, 2014 11:41 pm
Fans turned away from Funk Fest at Metro Park
St. Louis Rams pick Michael Sam in NFL draft
May 10, 2014 6:58 pm
Michael Sam has been picked by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the NFL draft, becoming the first openly gay player drafted by a pro football team.
Neighbors help mail carrier 'Stamp out Hunger'
May 10, 2014 6:46 pm
Neighbors help mail carrier 'Stamp Out Hunger'
Boys found throwing exploding bottles on Northside
May 10, 2014 6:29 pm
Three boys are being questioned by officers after they were seen throwing homemade explosive devices in a Northside neighborhood.
Woman dragged beneath car in Oceanway
May 10, 2014 5:49 pm
A 29-year-old woman was dragged beneath a vehicle near Oceanway on Saturday.
Missing Child Alert cancelled for 8-year-old boy
May 10, 2014 12:44 pm
A Florida Missing Child Alert has been issued for a 8-year-old boy reported missing out of Miami, authorities said Saturday.
Car crashes into Publix supermarket
May 10, 2014 12:13 pm
An investigation is ongoing after a car crashed into a Publix supermarket in North Naples
Jacksonville man critical after head-on accident
May 10, 2014 10:28 am
A Jacksonville man is in critical condition after his motorcycle hit another vehicle head-on Friday evening, authorities said.
New law allows parent feedback on school textbooks
May 9, 2014 11:56 pm
Parents can oppose what textbooks are used in their children's classrooms
News from Tampa Bay from The Tampa Tribune
Storms approach in time for afternoon commute
Apr 20, 2015 7:22 pm
Tampa Bay area commuters can expect a wet drive home as storms move into the area. A cold front, which is pushing across the state, will increase moisture and provide a 60 percent chance of thunderst...
Socom seeks app to keep its Blackberry phones trustworthy
Apr 20, 2015 7:03 pm
The makers of BlackBerry phones have seen revenues fall off as consumers increasingly use other telephones. But there is at least one very high-profile customer right here in Tampa. U.S. Special Opera...
Grant keeps Pasco-Tampa bus service running
Apr 20, 2015 6:47 pm
TAMPA -- Those who choose to skip the stressful drive and take a bus to work from Pasco County to downtown Tampa likely will continue to have that luxury, thanks to a state grant. And if grant money i...
Police searching for Clearwater bank robber
Apr 20, 2015 6:20 pm
Clearwater police are looking for a man who robbed a bank today. The man, who made no attempt to disguise himself, entered SunTrust Bank, 2150 Cleveland St. around 11:30 a.m., police said. He handed...
Bucs' 2015 schedule to be announced Tuesday
Apr 20, 2015 5:57 pm
TAMPA -- The suspense will soon be over for head coach Lovie Smith and fans of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The NFL has confirmed that the 2015 regular-season schedule will be released Tuesday at 8 p.m.,...
Body of Bethune-Cookman student found on Daytona Beach
Apr 20, 2015 5:41 pm
DAYTONA BEACH -- The body of a missing Bethune-Cookman University student has been found on the beach. Officials say the 22-year-old Damian Parks was found Monday on the shores of Daytona Beach. He ha...
Internet companies oppose Florida proposals to regulate web
Apr 20, 2015 5:36 pm
TALLAHASSEE -- Some Florida lawmakers want to impose state-level regulations on the free-wheeling online world, and are drawing opposition from some of the nation's biggest Internet companies includin...
Country star Musgraves added to Rays Concert Series lineup
Apr 20, 2015 5:34 pm
Kasey Musgraves, named country music's top new artist in 2013, has been added to the Rays Summer Concert Series lineup. Musgraves, whose hit single "Follow Your Arrow" won the 2014 Country M...
Can eBay's 'Lilly Pulitzer for Target' sellers be beaten at their own game?
Apr 20, 2015 5:13 pm
By the time I sat down to shop the Lilly Pulitzer collection on the Target website Sunday, it was too late. The hyped collaboration, which launched Sunday morning in stores and online, sold out by noo...
Licht would be 'comfortable' making Bucs' top pick today
Apr 20, 2015 4:34 pm
The 2015 NFL draft is still more than a week away, but Bucs General Manager Jason Licht says he'd be comfortable making the first pick in that draft today.