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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Section of Broward Boulevard reduced to one lane for repair
Nov 1, 2014 2:06 am
A section of Broward Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale will be reduced to one lane next week as crews work to repair concrete.
Teen accused of snatching purse to be tried as adult
Nov 1, 2014 1:21 am
A teen accused of violently snatching a woman's purse off her shoulder will be tried as an adult, court records show.
John Goodman juror describes 2-1/2-week sequestration
Oct 31, 2014 11:57 pm
Julie Carlson said being cut off from the world and kept under heavy guard 200 miles from home as a juror in John Goodman's DUI manslaughter retrial was like nothing she's ever experienced.
Man accused of selling fake Rolex watches on Craigslist
Oct 31, 2014 11:29 pm
A Cooper City man clocked some time in jail after he was caught selling counterfeit watches on Craigslist, according to the Broward Sheriff's Office.
Truck driver, eBay seller sold stolen designer items
Oct 31, 2014 9:16 pm
A truck driver and his buddy who stole more than $470,000 worth of designer merchandise from his delivery route, then sold the items online, pleaded guilty to their crimes this week.
Masked men fail to rob Dania check-cashing store
Oct 31, 2014 8:56 pm
two masked men pulled a treat-free trick on an employee of The Check Cashing Store in Dania Beach, police say. They allegedly broke into the business through the roof and tried to rob the place on Hal...
Turnpike's Hollywood off-ramps to remain open after all this weekend
Oct 31, 2014 8:19 pm
The Hollywood Boulevard off-ramps from Florida's Turnpike will remain open this weekend.
Lauderdale Lakes commissioner could face school suspension
Oct 31, 2014 6:56 pm
A Broward County schools committee is recommending Lauderdale Lakes Commissioner Gloria Lewis be suspended from her teaching position for 10 days without pay for allegedly hitting a student in her cla...
Boat show backwash: Idle speed zones on city streets
Oct 31, 2014 4:18 pm
Count on beach-area roads to be more jammed than usual this weekend as more than 100,000 visitors head to the city's waterways for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Uptown plans envision a village
Oct 31, 2014 4:14 pm
As plans move forward for uptown Fort Lauderdale's future, it's cars that are taking a back seat and pedestrians who are doing the driving.
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
Spacecraft for tourists breaks up on test flight
Nov 1, 2014 4:10 am
MOJAVE, Calif. -- A winged spaceship designed to take tourists on excursions beyond Earth's atmosphere broke up during a test flight Friday over the Mojave Desert, killing a pilot in the second fiery ...
Riverwalk launches free Wi-Fi service
Nov 1, 2014 4:07 am
TAMPA -- It's getting downright comfortable and convenient to hang around at the downtown Riverwalk. Mayor Bob Buckhorn and Bright House Network executives this week cut a ceremonial ribbon launching ...
Film festival's stars are Earth's oceans
Nov 1, 2014 4:06 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- Hollywood stars and famed ocean explorers are among those expected at a weeklong international film festival coming to the St. Petersburg waterfront next week. The Blue Ocean Film Fe...
Elite scorers ready to face off
Nov 1, 2014 4:06 am
TAMPA -- The red-light district burns bright at Amalie Arena tonight. With the Capitals visiting the Lightning for the only time this year, it's the lone opportunity to see the NHL's two premier goal ...
Bulls look for aggression against Houston
Nov 1, 2014 4:05 am
TAMPA -- On paper, it looked like an athletic, swarm-to-the-ball unit, one that would force turnovers and create havoc. The University of South Florida defense has enjoyed such moments this season, bu...
Prep football scoreboard
Nov 1, 2014 3:51 am
Scary St. Pete event benefits program for teenagers
Nov 1, 2014 3:30 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- The Teen Arts, Sports and Culture Opportunities program is hosting its ninth annual Field of Screams Halloween event this weekend at the Boyd Hill Nature Preserve Environmental Studi...
Candy is Tampa hospital's Halloween Rx
Nov 1, 2014 3:16 am
For lots of youngsters, being a patient in a hospital is scary enough, so the Halloween parade at St. Joseph's Children's Hospital in Tampa was light on fearful faces, with rooms and corridors populat...
Campaign donor motives called into question
Nov 1, 2014 3:14 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- Candidates in Pinellas County's state House and state Senate districts have accepted millions from a broad spectrum of donors -- everything from individuals and small craft beer brew...
UT's marathon man runs to cure cancer
Nov 1, 2014 2:35 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- Dan Huber's running shoes beat a rhythmic path in the darkness, around Coffee Pot Bayou then south along Beach Drive through downtown St. Petersburg. The pre-dawn regimen, including ...