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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Gainesville student murders: 25 years later
Aug 30, 2015 7:00 am
Twenty-five years ago, the brutal murder of five college students shattered the tranquility of this college town and threw the University of Florida campus into a panic the like of which has not been ...
Eckerd student arrives safe after 9-month-long sail with dog
Aug 30, 2015 7:00 am
For nine months, 19-year-old Sally Gardiner-Smith sailed alone with only her cockapoo for company. She would go four or five days without speaking to another human.
Trump proposals risk deepening GOP rift on immigration
Aug 30, 2015 1:00 am
Donald Trump has exposed anew the deep rift inside the Republican Party on immigration, a break between its past and the country's future that the party itself has said it must bridge if the GOP ever ...
Experts say tough talk on China overlooks economic realities
Aug 30, 2015 1:00 am
If there was ever a week for the Republican presidential candidates to talk tough on China, this was it. Spurred by the stock market's wild ride, they lashed out at the world's most populous nation.
Police: Mom shot answering front door was likely targeted
Aug 29, 2015 11:34 pm
Authorities say a Florida mom home with her two children has been shot multiple times after answering her front door.
As Erika weakens, some in Tampa Bay area are still worried
Aug 29, 2015 10:55 pm
Tropical Storm Erika dissipated Saturday, but folks in the Tampa Bay area are watching it carefully.
Oriental fruit fly discovered in Miami
Aug 29, 2015 8:26 pm
State officials say they have identified more than 40 Oriental fruit flies in Miami and are working to eradicate them.
WW II-era hand grenade found along Florida highway
Aug 29, 2015 7:07 pm
A police robot has detonated a World War II-era hand grenade after the device was found along a busy Sarasota road during rush hour.
Officials urge residents to stay prepared tropical storm
Aug 29, 2015 6:16 pm
Tropical Storm Erika may be getting weaker, but Florida officials still want residents to be prepared.
GOP Senate candidates slam Obama, "Washington Republicans"
Aug 29, 2015 6:01 pm
They railed against the Obama administration's foreign policy. They scolded "Washington Republicans." And they decried the $18 trillion national debt and the dysfunction of a Congress that c...
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
Neighbors raise stink over strawberry farm's pesticide
Aug 30, 2015 3:27 am
DOVER -- Ronnie Young spent hours over the past couple of weeks knocking on neighbors' doors. He was not making social calls. Young, a farmer in east Hills­borough County, was alerting neighb...
Rains made Lutz lake a brown, murky mess
Aug 30, 2015 3:24 am
LUTZ -- For three days, muddy water washed over a stretch of Van Dyke Road, turning nearby Lake Crenshaw into a chocolate-colored pond. The water flowed off a 300-acre construction site that will soon...
Little to like as Bucs struggle in preseason loss to Browns
Aug 30, 2015 3:20 am
TAMPA -- Given their heavy reliance on youth, you can expect the Buccaneers to have a few days this season like the night they had Saturday at Raymond James Stadium. It was a night made up of eye-popp...
Pioneering wrestler 'The Irish King' helped pave way for WWE
Aug 30, 2015 3:09 am
TAMPA -- Sixty-five years ago, in September 1950, posters were hung around the Tampa area and newspaper ads were placed announcing the wedding of Pat O'Hara and Elizabeth Dribben. Everyone was invited...
Downtown Tampa restaurants celebrate successful first year
Aug 30, 2015 3:06 am
TAMPA -- One of the city's long-stated goals has been to spur residential development in the downtown core, and the effort has been wildly successful. Of course, all those people have to eat. A pair o...
Bucs Notes: Special teams a major concern
Aug 30, 2015 2:58 am
TAMPA -- Instead of emerging as an organizational strength during the preseason, special teams remain a major concern for the Buccaneers. It took only 98 seconds for Tampa Bay's coverage unit to break...
Showing his stuff in rapid ascension
Aug 30, 2015 2:53 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- You should be excited about Blake Snell. You should be excited about his plus-95-mph fastball and his changeup and slider and curveball. How he can overpower hitters with his fastbal...
Rays Notes: Guyer has become real hit at the plate
Aug 30, 2015 2:51 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- Rays OF Brandon Guyer said his plan at the plate never includes getting hit by a pitch. It just appears that way. "It's just one of those things where, I don't know, it's an in...
Before nation's top Democrats, Clinton sends Biden a message
Aug 30, 2015 2:00 am
MINNEAPOLIS - In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign is sending a message to Vice President Joe Biden about his potential presidential campaign: This won't be easy. While Cli...
Daly collapses on course in Mississippi, taken to hospital
Aug 30, 2015 1:54 am
JACKSON, Miss. -- John Daly collapsed near the end of a round of golf Saturday and was taken by ambulance to a hospital. The 49-year-old Daly was playing in a small, local tournament at Deerfield Golf...