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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
In historic U.S.-Cuba deal, Fidel is the man who wasn't there
Dec 21, 2014 4:24 am
Missing from discussions touched off by the epic changes coming in U.S.-Cuba relations was the bearded figure who stands as the constant center of 55 years of stalemate: Fidel Castro.
Same-sex marriage supporters react to Supreme Court ruling
Dec 21, 2014 12:35 am
It was music to their ears as news spread that gay marriages could proceed in Florida with cheers erupting at the Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida concert in Fort Lauderdale.
Mayo: Jeb Bush and family talk turkey - and presidential hopes - over Thanksgiving
Dec 20, 2014 5:00 am
"Like many of you, our family was blessed with the opportunity to gather together over the recent Thanksgiving holidayWe shared good food and watched a whole lot of football. We also talked about...
Police ask for public's help in locating missing Pines teen
Dec 20, 2014 1:32 am
Pembroke Pines police are searching for a teen who has been missing since Thursday afternoon.
Broward Judge Imperato 'devastated' by DUI, reckless driving convictions
Dec 20, 2014 1:00 am
In her 12 years as a Broward County circuit judge, Cynthia Imperato has heard numerous jury verdicts. But for the first time, Friday the verdict was about her.
Cross-dressing robber strikes at Deerfield store
Dec 19, 2014 9:45 pm
The armed robber might have worn a wig and carried a purse, but she was no lady. She was a he.
Lauderdale seeks to upgrade small business districts
Dec 19, 2014 9:14 pm
Redevelopment has produced dramatic changes in the downtown skyline in recent decades and now the city is trying to bring new life to its smaller business corridors.
Nursing home exec accused of stealing $12K from patient, 79
Dec 19, 2014 9:10 pm
A nursing home executive was arrested on suspicion of stealing $12,466 from a dementia patient in a Fort Lauderdale facility, the Florida attorney general's office said.
Hold-out cities leave Broward's 911 callers on the line
Dec 19, 2014 9:07 pm
Every second is critical in an emergency, yet thousands of callers to emergency 911 in Broward County still are forced to wait for help while their call is transferred to another dispatch center.
Salvation Army distributes toys for nearly 3,000 kids
Dec 19, 2014 8:53 pm
For many, the constant din of rolling shopping carts brimming with donated toys on Friday was as sweet as the jolly Christmas carols brightening the mood.
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
Rolling through the embargo
Dec 21, 2014 5:22 am
Tampa, perhaps more than any American city, took an immediate hit from the Cuban embargo when the city's cigar makers were cut off from the island nation's tobacco.
To St. Pete, land under Trop more valuable than Rays
Dec 21, 2014 4:59 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- Whether the Tampa Bay Rays stay at Tropicana Field or go elsewhere, one thing remains constant: the 85 acres of prime real estate the stadium occupies at the edge of a booming downto...
Residential building boom going strong in downtown St. Petersburg
Dec 21, 2014 4:58 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- Construction cranes will remain a part of the downtown landscape well into next year as one of the biggest residential building booms in this city's history keeps going strong. Devel...
Bucs defense has come long way, but stiff test awaits in Packers
Dec 21, 2014 4:29 am
If you've missed the rally, you are not alone. Tucked away as it has been, deep inside this near season-long losing streak, it has been rather hard to detect.
Bucs taking stock of what they have and need
Dec 21, 2014 4:21 am
TAMPA -- Another lost season, the 26th in Buccaneers history, is winding to a close. For many, that end cannot come soon enough. Don't count Bucs coach Lovie Smith and general manager Jason Licht amon...
Makers' creations displayed at festival
Dec 21, 2014 4:15 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- St. Pete Makers made its public debut Saturday with an all-day festival featuring members' creations at the St. Petersburg Shuffleboard Club. Displays at the first St. Pete Maker Fes...
Authorities: Don't advertise your holiday travel plans
Dec 21, 2014 4:07 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- If you're planning to go out of town for the holidays, local law enforcement agencies don't want everyone to know. Those who will be away for a few days should take precautions to e...
New Hillsborough chief judge looking forward to the challenge
Dec 21, 2014 4:07 am
TAMPA -- Even as he prepares to assume a new role, Ronald Ficarrotta loves being a criminal court judge. "It's real life," he says. He likes to drive that point home to visiting high school...
Colombian immigrant sings his way into 'Phantom'
Dec 21, 2014 4:06 am
TAMPA -- At age 4, Frank Viveros left Colombia to join his father in New York City for a better life -- but one shrouded in secrecy because the family lived as illegal immigrants. Twenty-eight years l...
Rookie effort goes to waste in Lightning loss
Dec 21, 2014 3:42 am
UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- The Lightning were out-played, out-hustled and out-worked on Saturday. The only area in which Tampa Bay had the better run of play was in the goaltending position, and even that did...