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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Pressure builds on Paul Ryan to run for House speaker
Oct 9, 2015 7:22 pm
The pressure is on Rep. Paul Ryan, the GOP vice presidential nominee in 2012, to run for House speaker in the chaotic aftermath of Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's sudden decision to abandon his campa...
Cruz nets $12 million for presidential bid, Rubio $6 million
Oct 9, 2015 5:27 pm
Ted Cruz raised $12.2 million in the past three months for his Republican presidential bid, about twice what competitor Marco Rubio collected in the same time period. The new numbers are being circula...
FSU gives big raise and bonus to President Thrasher
Oct 9, 2015 4:01 pm
Florida State University President John Thrasher is getting a big raise and a $90,000 bonus. FSU trustees on Friday unanimously voted to boost Thrasher's annual salary from $430,000 to $473,000. Trust...
California agency votes to ban SeaWorld orca breeding
Oct 9, 2015 3:14 pm
The California Coastal Commission approved a $100 million expansion of the tanks SeaWorld uses to hold killer whales in San Diego - but it banned breeding of the captive orcas that would live in them....
Missing snake found under dryer tried to slither away
Oct 9, 2015 2:16 pm
Elvis the king cobra put up a fight, even briefly escaping, as animal control officers tried to lure it from underneath a dryer in an Orlando woman's garage. The snake had been missing from its owner'...
US maritime schools feel connection to sunken cargo ship
Oct 9, 2015 1:29 pm
The Statue of Liberty and the Manhattan skyline come into view as the ship sails into New York Harbor on calm waters. A moment later, the sky darkens, lightning flashes and the ship is rocked by roili...
1 Fantasy 5 player claims $221,720.06 jackpot
Oct 9, 2015 10:40 am
One "Fantasy 5" player selected all five winning numbers to take home the $221,720.06 jackpot. Lottery officials said Friday the winning ticket was purchased in Miami. A total of 392 tickets...
Man back in custody after escaping in downtown Miami
Oct 9, 2015 10:20 am
Authorities say a man who escaped from custody of Homeland Security as he was being transported from Miami International Airport has been captured. The man was captured within about two hours on Thurs...
5 Things to Know in Florida for Oct. 9
Oct 9, 2015 10:15 am
Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. 2 PEDESTRIANS KILLED A HALF-HOUR APART IN JACKSONVILLE IN DIFFERENT PARTS OF TOWN The Florida Highway Patrol r...
California agency votes to ban SeaWorld orca breeding
Oct 9, 2015 9:57 am
The California Coastal Commission on Thursday approved a $100 million expansion of the tanks SeaWorld uses to hold killer whales in San Diego - but it banned breeding of the captive orcas that would l...
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
Tampa police end standoff at Armenia Avenue without injuries
Oct 9, 2015 7:16 pm
A woman involved in a standoff with Tampa police this afternoon has been taken into custody. She was led into an ambulance but was not injured.
Dade City's Wild Things fights back against citations
Oct 9, 2015 7:06 pm
DADE CITY - Kathy Stearns won't back down. The longtime director of Dade City's Wild Things, Stearns said this week that if she simply paid a $1,500 fine to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, her pro...
Texas Southern Univ. on lockdown after two shot; gunman sought
Oct 9, 2015 6:53 pm
HOUSTON -- One person was killed and another wounded during a shooting at a Texas Southern University student housing complex on Friday, and the Houston campus has been placed on lockdown, university ...
Halloween prank with dummy prompts repeated calls to police
Oct 9, 2015 5:55 pm
DETROIT - A realistic dummy placed in Detroit woman's front yard as part of a Halloween prank has prompted repeated visits by police. On Tuesday, the first day Larethia Haddon put the dummy out, she s...
Bucs OG Mankins (groin) sits out, may miss Jaguars game
Oct 9, 2015 5:39 pm
TAMPA -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may be forced into a changing of their left guard come Sunday. For the second day in a row Friday, veteran left guard Logan Mankins sat out practice with a groin str...
Pressure on Rep. Paul Ryan to run for House speaker
Oct 9, 2015 5:36 pm
WASHINGTON - The pressure is on Rep. Paul Ryan, the GOP vice presidential nominee in 2012, to run for House speaker in the chaotic aftermath of Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's sudden decision to aba...
Video: Sheriff's K-9 nabs three suspects in rash of Pasco car burglaries
Oct 9, 2015 5:25 pm
WESLEY CHAPEL - Pasco Sheriff Chris Nocco is hoping the arrest of three suspects in the Lexington Oaks subdivision will put a dent in the rash of car burglaries and thefts that have been plaguing the ...
WWE 'Smackdown' returns to Tampa in January
Oct 9, 2015 5:19 pm
John Cena, Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns and the other WWE superstars will be returning to Tampa when "Smackdown" is held at Amalie Arena on Jan. 26. Tickets go on sale Oct. 16 for the event, w...
Palm Beach man gets nine-month sentence for starving dog
Oct 9, 2015 4:47 pm
The Associated Press A Palm Beach County man has been sentenced to nine months in jail for nearly starving a pet pit bull to death. Anthony Herring, 38, was convicted in July of allowing the dog, nam...
Pentagon giving up on building new Syrian rebel force
Oct 9, 2015 3:45 pm
LONDON - The U.S. is abandoning its goal of training a new force of moderate Syrian rebels and will focus on equipping, arming and supporting established rebels groups already fighting against the Is...