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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
After Robin Williams' death, a chance to learn and help
Aug 23, 2014 4:00 am
Mother who lost son to suicide works to raise awarenessJackie Rosen is a mother who knows all about the pain of suicide, channeling her son's death nearly three decades ago into something constructive...
Disturbance pelts Caribbean islands with heavy rains, gusty winds
Aug 22, 2014 6:10 pm
Tropical disturbance, 2 p.m. Friday
New airport runway: A boon with a lot of booms | Photos
Aug 22, 2014 5:55 pm
When the new south runway opens on Sept. 18, it will virtually eliminate air traffic delays, improve safety and provide enormous room for air traffic — and tourism dollars — to gro...
Drilling for streetlights caused Fort Lauderdale gusher | Video
Aug 22, 2014 4:36 pm
Repair crews fixed a 30-inch water main Friday that construction workers drilled into Thursday afternoon while installing streetlight poles, city officials said.
Hiding man put Springs elementary school on lockdown
Aug 22, 2014 4:11 pm
Students at Coral Park Elementary School were rushed to the nearest classroom with the doors locked behind them after a man tried to hide from police on school property.
Dog rescued from canal by Boca police officer
Aug 22, 2014 2:35 pm
A dog in distress was rescued by a Boca Raton police officer on Thursday, according to Boca Raton Police Chief Dan Alexander.
Drilling for streetlights caused Lauderdale gusher
Aug 22, 2014 2:19 pm
Break closes roads in Fort Lauderdale, Oakland ParkRepair crews fixed a 30-inch water main Friday that construction workers drilled into Thursday afternoon while installing streetlight poles, city off...
$15K in copper wire stolen from Boca construction site, police say
Aug 22, 2014 2:02 pm
Police are trying to track down who stole about $15,000 worth of copper wire from a construction site, according to Boca Raton Police.
Report: Dad attacked by bar patrons for leaving kids in car
Aug 22, 2014 1:26 pm
An Ocala man accused of leaving his three young children in a car while he drank beers was attacked by bar patrons upset about his alleged neglect, ocala.com is reporting.
James Foley's parents call for prayer, action after call with pope | Video
Aug 22, 2014 1:17 pm
The parents of James Foley, the American journalist killed by Islamic State militants on Friday called for prayer and support to free the remaining captives held by Islamic State fighters.
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
Clearwater Aquarium unveils streamlined plans
Aug 22, 2014 7:13 pm
The price tag for final plans for the Clearwater Aquarium is down to $68 million for an attraction that will bring visitors behind the scenes of "Dolphin Tale."
Lower fuel costs could reduce TECO bill
Aug 22, 2014 6:46 pm
With falling natural gas prices, Tampa Electric customers could pay $1.22 less a month for electricity in January than they do today - even after a planned increase later this year. Tampa Electric tod...
Fourth Not for Profit Workshop set for Straz Center
Aug 22, 2014 6:34 pm
TAMPA -- For the fourth year, two local philanthropists are sharing their secrets on how to successfully run and grow a charitable operation. Simply titled the Not for Profit Workshop, the event takes...
Rocker Vince Neil to own Arena Football League team
Aug 22, 2014 6:08 pm
Another rocker will own an Arena Football League team. Motley Crue lead singer Vince Neil has been awarded a new Las Vegas franchise, the league announced Friday. The Las Vegas Outlaws will begin ...
Pasco school district to close bus call centers early
Aug 22, 2014 5:34 pm
LAND O' LAKES -- The Pasco County School District has decided to close its transportation call center a week early. The call center was set up to handle calls about school buses the first two weeks of...
More colleges mixing beer, football at stadiums
Aug 22, 2014 5:04 pm
Walk through the tailgate area at a college football stadium, and beer drinking is as common a sight as fans adorned in jerseys of their favorite players. A growing number of schools are bringing the ...
Manziel fined $12,000 by NFL for middle-finger flip
Aug 22, 2014 4:49 pm
CLEVELAND -- A person familiar with the penalty says Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel has been fined $12,000 by the NFL for flipping his middle finger at Washington's sideline. The person spok...
Foley's parents hoped to negotiate with captors
Aug 22, 2014 4:01 pm
ROCHESTER, N.H. - The parents of slain journalist James Foley said they regarded an email they received from his captors last week as a hopeful sign they could negotiate with the Islamic militants. Sp...
Songwriters have long been in tune with Tampa
Aug 22, 2014 3:36 pm
Many musicians have managed to work the city into their lyrics as they describe its nice - and sometimes notorious - aspects.
Procession, funeral in St. Pete for controversial Marine
Aug 22, 2014 2:43 pm
A procession will precede a funeral today for St. Petersburg native and controversial war hero Marine Cpl. Rob Richards. Funeral services will be 9:15 a.m. at Bay Pines National Cemetery, 10000 Bay Pi...