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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Carbon monoxide detector saves lives in apartment complex
Apr 24, 2015 10:24 pm
When Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue responded to a 911 call prompted by a resident's beeping carbon monoxide detector, paramedics found an unconscious man inside a townhome and a car running in the garag...
Deerfield sets limits on how high you can go with grass
Apr 24, 2015 9:26 pm
This city is getting tough on lawn-mowing slackers. It will no longer tolerate 2-foot tall grass.
Brian Piccolo had been Fort Lauderdale football star
Apr 24, 2015 9:08 pm
NFL fullback Brian Piccolo, whose early death from cancer was the subject of the tear-jerker TV movie Brian's Song, first made his name as a Fort Lauderdale football star.
Ex-Sunrise manager gets job with Broward County
Apr 24, 2015 8:47 pm
Alan Cohen, former top boss in Sunrise, has landed a new job with Broward County .
Tamarac sets new spot for info session
Apr 24, 2015 7:29 pm
The location has been changed for a community meeting for District 3 generally the areas of Westwood, Spring Lake Village and Kings Point.
Legislative battle of wills means few bills passing
Apr 24, 2015 6:56 pm
With just one week left in the legislative session, these bills appear to be dead: Guns in schools and on college campuses, allowing adoption agencies the right to turn away gay couples, limiting whic...
Raincoat-wearing robber holds up Pompano bank
Apr 24, 2015 6:26 pm
A robber wearing a hooded knee-length raincoat held up a bank on Atlantic Boulevard in Pompano Beach late Friday morning.
Up-the-skirt shoplifter swipes electronics at Weston store
Apr 24, 2015 5:56 pm
An up-the-skirt shoplifter struck at a Weston Radio Shack and sauntered away with more than $1,000 worth of electronics stuffed under her floral frock, authorities say.
State: Swap older SunPass transponders by Dec. 31
Apr 24, 2015 5:50 pm
Got a battery-operated SunPass? If you haven't replaced it already, your time to do so is running out.
Pedestrians struck by car near Fort Lauderdale beach
Apr 24, 2015 5:27 pm
Two visitors from Ohio who were walking near the beach in Fort Lauderdale were seriously injured after being struck by a car Thursday night.
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
Police: Two people wounded in Tampa shooting
Apr 26, 2015 6:59 am
Two people were wounded when suspects opened fire on a gathering in Tampa late Saturday, police said. Police say the shooting took place at 3210 49th St. about 10:15 p.m. when for unknown reasons the ...
Making sure: Buccaneers vetted Winston, off the field
Apr 26, 2015 3:57 am
TAMPA -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht thinks he and coach Lovie Smith are on the brink of the most important decision in franchise history, one that could chart the team's course f...
Rays Notes: Archer says carryover is unlikely
Apr 26, 2015 3:57 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- Rays RHP Chris Archer is not expecting any carryover today from his last start against the Blue Jays on April 16 when he hit two batters and Jays RHP Marco Estrada retaliated by hitt...
Hillsborough commissioners exploiting term limits loophole
Apr 26, 2015 3:53 am
TAMPA -- Term limits, popular among Florida voters, have shown limited success in breaking the cycle of career politicians. Nowhere is that clearer than in Hillsborough County, where one county commis...
Health care money divides Legislature
Apr 26, 2015 3:51 am
TALLAHASSEE -- As lawmakers continue to debate the possible loss of $2 billion in federal health care money and how it could impact the state, the latest financial reports show some hospitals would ma...
Documents: Many players contribute to standoff on Medicaid expansion
Apr 26, 2015 3:50 am
TALLAHASSEE -- The first casualty of the legislative process often is clarity. Lawmakers may well complete their yearly meeting without a state budget -- the one job they constitutionally are require...
Ratings shed light on retailers that are thriving and fading
Apr 26, 2015 3:50 am
TAMPA -- Perhaps there never will be a simple reason why one retailer prospers while another falters. Why did Victoria's Secret attract pretty much 99 percent of the women's underwear market while Fre...
Back-to-back doubles help Rays rally to beat Toronto
Apr 26, 2015 3:04 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- The comeback began innocently enough in the eighth inning with a two-out bloop double to right field by Evan Longoria. "And then the rest of the guys took over," Longoria s...
Bolts Notes: Defense gets back to normal
Apr 26, 2015 2:56 am
TAMPA -- For the first time since the trade deadline, the Lightning put forth the defensive unit envisioned when veteran D Braydon Coburn was acquired from Philadelphia. Jason Garrison made his return...
No magic this time: Bolts shut out in Game 5
Apr 26, 2015 2:51 am
Whatever magic the Lightning thought they had following a dramatic overtime Game 4 victory vanished like a puff of white smoke on Saturday as they were shut out by Detroit 4-0. Game 6 is on Monday in ...