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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Mayo: Aspiring racer Staropoli refocuses on med school, for now
Feb 1, 2015 5:00 am
Patrick Staropoli thought he would start 2015 with an agonizing decision: Quit medical school or give up his dream of becoming a NASCAR driver.
Broward Transit driver: 21 crashes, 19 suspensions, still on job
Jan 31, 2015 5:00 am
In Fred Fischer's 30-year career as a Broward County Transit bus driver, he's rarely had a quiet period. Fischer has charted a chaotic course of mayhem since he was hired at age 39.
U.S. has no idea how many fugitives Cuba's harboring
Jan 31, 2015 12:10 am
The United States does not know how many fugitives are in Cuba.
'I don't want to die,' woman tells attacker in Pompano Beach restroom
Jan 30, 2015 11:23 pm
Over two years of cleaning public restrooms in Broward County parks, the worst DaJuan Johnson ever had to deal with was catching a homeless person sleeping in a bathroom stall.
Tougher rules sought for racing industry
Jan 30, 2015 10:53 pm
Lawmakers are looking to clamp down on the racing industry, filing bills that would require greyhound injuries be reported, tightening regulations, and increasing fines for the doping of animals.
Relatives and friends of missing woman rally in Fort Lauderdale
Jan 30, 2015 9:55 pm
Relatives and friends of a missing 51-year-old woman rallied Friday evening in Fort Lauderdale, not far from where she was last seen.
Lauderdale beach plans scaled back
Jan 30, 2015 9:44 pm
FORT LAUDERDALE – It turns out $108 million will only go so far when it comes to improvements to the city's central beach area.
Two charged with burglarizing homes; more than $48K in property stolen
Jan 30, 2015 9:41 pm
Two 18-year-olds are accused of breaking into five Cooper City homes and stealing property worth an estimated $48,533, the Broward Sheriff's Office said Friday.
Tri-Rail link to downtown Miami needs $69 million in funds to happen
Jan 30, 2015 8:43 pm
In less than two years, commuters might be able to take Tri-Rail all the way to downtown Miami without switching to Metrorail.
Women's self-defense course starts Tuesday at Florida Atlantic University in Davie
Jan 30, 2015 6:10 pm
A self-defense course is being offered to Broward County women at Florida Atlantic University's Davie campus beginning Tuesday.
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
Plant City High junior crowned Florida Strawberry Festival queen
Feb 1, 2015 4:58 am
PLANT CITY -- A 17-year-old Plant City High School junior was crowned Saturday as the new Florida Strawberry Festival queen. Samantha Sun, who aspires to be a physician, said she could scarcely believ...
Bishop holds the line as Bolts top Columbus 3-1
Feb 1, 2015 4:56 am
TAMPA -- Top lines, third lines, skill and some grit. Successful teams like to see contributions from all those areas and more. But the key ingredient, the one aspect to glue it all together starts in...
Scientist considered father of birth control pill dies
Feb 1, 2015 4:44 am
SAN FRANCISCO -- Carl Djerassi, the chemist widely considered the father of the birth control pill, has died. Djerrasi died of complications of cancer Friday in his San Francisco home, Stanford Univer...
Super Bowl: For Seattle, New England, it's been there, done that
Feb 1, 2015 4:38 am
PHOENIX -- Legacies on the line, dynasties to be determined. When the AFC champion New England Patriots meet the NFC champion Seattle Seahawks in tonight's Super Bowl, a sense of history will hover ov...
Tampa becoming a hot spot for filing patent cases
Feb 1, 2015 4:38 am
TAMPA -- Whether their inventions are dummies for boxers to pummel or electronic mapping apps, people who say their ideas were stolen are turning to federal judges in the Middle District of Florida to...
Warming Cuba relations may bring consulate back
Feb 1, 2015 4:36 am
TAMPA -- The threat of violence hung over Tampa in the days after Fidel Castro seized power in Cuba, but not for the reasons you might think. Crowds here were animated by their hatred for the dictator...
St. Pete chief's walk-talk patrols building community goodwill
Feb 1, 2015 4:36 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- Beneath the glow of fluorescent lights in the Gibbs High School cafeteria, Police Chief Anthony Holloway tells his mostly black audience about the importance of communication and tru...
School board newcomer Harris held pivotal vote on Elia
Feb 1, 2015 4:35 am
TAMPA -- As a divided Hillsborough County School Board got ready to cast votes the future of their nationally lauded school superintendent earlier this month, all eyes were on the one member considere...
Here's the latest in the speculation about grocery giant Kroger entering Florida's market
Feb 1, 2015 4:35 am
One of my earliest memories is going with my Mom to the Kroger store in Worthington, Ohio, to return our empty Coke bottles for recycling. I can still hear the clink of the bottles as they rolled on a...
Get ready to roar, get 'Kinky' in upcoming Straz season
Feb 1, 2015 4:34 am
Insert a circle of life joke here -- "The Lion King" is returning to the Straz Center. Simba, Nala and Mufasa are part of a Tony Award-winning 2015-16 season that will fill Morsani Hall with...