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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Travelers take to the roads and the skies for Thanksgiving
Nov 25, 2015 7:30 pm
The big Thanksgiving getaway went into full swing Wednesday with drivers delighted by the lowest November gas prices in years and many airline passengers undaunted by terrorism fears and long lines at...
Rams WR Bailey critical, stable after being shot in Florida
Nov 25, 2015 7:20 pm
Suspended St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey was shot and critically wounded as he and four other people were sitting in a car outside a home in the Miami area, police said Wednesday. Bailey ...
Detectives: Boy who shot self at school wasn't bullied
Nov 25, 2015 5:40 pm
Detectives have finally been able to speak to a boy who shot himself in front of teachers and classmates at Lecanto High School. Citrus County Sheriff's spokeswoman Heather Yates said in a news releas...
Police: Man, 72, struck during photography dispute
Nov 25, 2015 3:40 pm
A 72-year-old South Florida man says he was taking photographs of a park's scenery and wildlife when he was accused of photographing nearby homes and struck multiple times. The Palm Beach Post reports...
Missing couple, infant found safe in South Carolina
Nov 25, 2015 3:10 pm
A missing central Florida couple and their infant son were found safe by authorities in South Carolina, authorities say. In a news release, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said 25-year-old Robert B...
Sandra becomes Category 2 hurricane in eastern Pacific
Nov 25, 2015 3:00 pm
Hurricane Sandra has strengthened to a Category 2 storm as it swirls off Mexico's Pacific coast. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says it's the strongest hurricane in the eastern Pacific for this la...
2 Fantasy 5 players win jackpot worth $103,232.48 each
Nov 25, 2015 1:30 pm
Two "Fantasy 5" players selected all five winning numbers to each take home a jackpot of $103,232.48. The Florida Lottery said Wednesday that the winning tickets were purchased in Largo and ...
Lucky Money jackpot rises to $900,000
Nov 25, 2015 1:30 pm
No tickets matched all four "Lucky Money" numbers plus the Lucky Ball, so the next jackpot rises to $900,000. Lottery officials said Wednesday that six tickets won $987.50 each for picking 4...
Deputies: Man returned iPad stolen from boy at McDonald's
Nov 25, 2015 1:00 pm
A thief had a change of heart and returned a little boy's iPad that deputies say he stole from a table at a South Florida McDonald's restaurant. In a news release, the Broward Sheriff's Office said th...
5 Things to Know in Florida for Nov. 25
Nov 25, 2015 12:20 pm
Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. ST. LOUIS RAMS PLAYER IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER SHOOTING Suspended St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bail...
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
Rays trade Yates to Indians; Nava, Arencibia cut loose
Nov 25, 2015 7:34 pm
The Tampa Bay Rays cleared space on their 40-man roster today by trading right-hander Kirby Yates to the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday for cash considerations. The team also outrighted outfielder Dan...
Newborn left in Christmas nativity manger at New York City church
Nov 25, 2015 6:45 pm
NEW YORK -- For a short time Monday afternoon, the Christmas manger at a New York City church might've been able to pass for the real thing: A newborn baby, with the umbilical cord still attached, was...
Bolts notes: Stamkos' agents in town, but not for contract talks
Nov 25, 2015 5:57 pm
TAMPA -- The main negotiating team that represents Lightning captain Steven Stamkos arrived in Tampa for Wednesday's morning skate. While the presence of Don Meehan, head of Newport Sports, and Mark G...
Family mourns loss of 'heart and soul' of Parkesdale Farm Market
Nov 25, 2015 5:18 pm
PLANT CITY -- Cheryl Parke Meeks' customers over the years at Parkesdale Farm Market included U.S. presidents and many other dignitaries. She never got rattled when the powerful showed up for strawber...
Air Force OKs request for AirFest to return to MacDill in 2016
Nov 25, 2015 4:47 pm
The Air Force has signed off on a request from base officials to hold its popular AirFest at MacDill Air Force Base in 2016. The event drew more than 185,000 spectators in March 2014, the last time it...
Smartphones overtake desktops for holiday shopping
Nov 25, 2015 4:33 pm
NEW YORK -- If the beginning of the holiday season is any indication, it could be a merry mobile Christmas for shoppers. For the first time, there's expected to be more people visiting retailers' web ...
Rams WR Bailey critical, stable after being shot in Miami area
Nov 25, 2015 4:27 pm
ST. LOUIS -- Suspended St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey was shot and critically wounded as he and four other people were sitting in a car outside a home in the Miami area, police said Wedne...
Brussels schools reopen, maximum threat alert still in place
Nov 25, 2015 4:25 pm
BRUSSELS -- When Annelaure Leger dropped off her two children at school on Wednesday, it was like nearly every other day - except for the machine gun-toting policeman. After a two-day school shutdown ...
Tampa motorcyclist critically injured in Apollo Beach crash
Nov 25, 2015 4:11 pm
A Tampa man was critically injured Tuesday night when Florida Highway Patrol troopers say he was struck by a truck attempting to turn off U.S. 41 in Apollo Beach. Troopers say Christopher Florian Mato...
Chicago awaits more protests over police shooting
Nov 25, 2015 2:57 pm
The white officer who shot a black Chicago teen 16 times has been charged with murder and jailed. The graphic video of the slaying has been made public. And in the hours after the footage was released...