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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Spiraling pension costs may send Hollywood over financial cliff, experts warn
Mar 2, 2015 11:35 pm
Out-of-control pension costs will endanger Hollywood's bottom line for years to come unless City Hall embraces drastic reform, financial experts warned Monday.
Technical glitches mar first day of testing
Mar 2, 2015 11:16 pm
Disastrous technical failures forced school districts across the state to temporarily pull the plug on the online component of Florida's new standardized test, which debuted Monday.
Land swap could provide beach parking closer to Sunrise Boulevard
Mar 2, 2015 9:59 pm
FORT LAUDERDALE — A city land swap could help divert beach traffic from Las Olas Boulevard to Sunrise Boulevard by creating more public parking further north on the beach.
House to consider 2 destination casinos, new oversight
Mar 2, 2015 9:51 pm
The Florida House wants to tackle the state's myriad gambling issues in one fell swoop.
Hillsboro, Deerfield to get tons of new beach sand
Mar 2, 2015 9:43 pm
In what's being billed as Deerfield Beach's largest beachfront renourishment project in recent memory, thousands of truckloads of sand will rumble down to the shoreline starting next week.
Lauderhill propane leak cleared
Mar 2, 2015 9:06 pm
A burnoff of a liquid propane leak at a recycling center in Lauderhill was completed early Monday afternoon, authorities said.
Woman critically injured after man chases her, runs her over
Mar 2, 2015 8:50 pm
A machete-wielding Oakland Park man is facing a charge of attempted murder after critically injuring a woman he ran down and dragged with his Jeep, the Broward Sheriff's Office said.
Crewman raped woman aboard yacht in Fort Lauderdale, police say
Mar 2, 2015 8:35 pm
A 39-year-old crewman raped a woman aboard a yacht in Fort Lauderdale, police said.
Creek snuffs out e-cigarettes
Mar 2, 2015 7:05 pm
This city wants to truly be smoke free. So "vaping," or using e-cigarettes, will no be longer be allowed where tobacco is already banned.
400,000 fail to swap old SunPass transponder
Mar 2, 2015 5:19 pm
Have you turned in your old SunPass transponder yet?
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
HART adding wi-fi to Tampa buses
Mar 3, 2015 5:05 am
TAMPA -- Public bus riders will soon be able to update Facebook, watch YouTube videos and even check their email for free. The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority board voted Monday to author...
Bulls women want another chance at UConn
Mar 3, 2015 4:57 am
TAMPA -- The women's college basketball Final Four, a smash hit when it came to Tampa in 2008, makes its return in April. Before that, there will be dancing. And South Florida will do some. The Bulls,...
Bill calls for mega casinos in Florida
Mar 3, 2015 4:45 am
TALLAHASSEE -- South Florida would get two destination resort casinos, dog tracks could stop live racing but continue to offer slots, and a statewide gambling commission would be created under landmar...
Despite lopsided loss, USF earns UConn's respect
Mar 3, 2015 4:37 am
TAMPA -- The University of South Florida women's basketball closed out the most successful regular season in program history on Monday night. With a 23-point defeat. But Bulls coach Jose Fernandez saw...
Tampa area boasts some of Legislature's most powerful
Mar 3, 2015 3:14 am
TALLAHASSEE -- The Tampa Bay region now boasts a host of state lawmakers in leadership positions as the Legislature kicks off its 117th regular session today. The annual 60-day meeting runs through M...
Judge pushes the envelope with Ironman
Mar 3, 2015 2:58 am
CLEARWATER -- Cynthia Newton remembers exactly when she decided she never would compete in an Ironman. In September 1999, Newton and a friend were on their way home from a half-Ironman distance event ...
Rays Notes: Cobb seeks more feedback
Mar 3, 2015 2:29 am
PORT CHARLOTTE -- Rays RHP Alex Cobb used only nine words to sum up Monday's throwing session, which saw him pitch his second and final round of batting practice this spring. "Went well. Felt goo...
Rays' Rivera refusing to let his dream die
Mar 3, 2015 2:27 am
PORT CHARLOTTE -- Earlier this spring, when players began to arrive at Charlotte Sports Park, Rene Rivera called a handful of the pitchers into the video room, clicked on a YouTube video of himself ca...
Locally, Netanyahu speech Tuesday creates divides within divides
Mar 3, 2015 2:22 am
TAMPA -- Derek Harvey, a retired Army colonel, former advisor to top U.S. military leaders in Iraq, and director of a University of South Florida global thinktank, will be seated in the gallery of the...
Watchdog: Air traffic control system is a hacking risk
Mar 3, 2015 2:09 am
WASHINGTON - The nation's system for guiding planes and other aircraft is at "increased and unnecessary risk" of being hacked, according to a report by government watchdog released Monday. T...