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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Demolition begins for All Aboard Florida's new station
Oct 30, 2014 2:48 am
An old strip center coincidentally named "Broward Station" was knocked down Wednesday, marking the start of construction of what will become a sleek new downtown Fort Lauderdale station for ...
Runcie, teachers union to discuss testing
Oct 30, 2014 2:48 am
Superintendent Robert Runcie plans to join with local and national teacher groups to encourage the state to slow down the testing frenzy.
Man falls off church roof in Pembroke Park
Oct 30, 2014 2:02 am
A man was taken to the hospital with traumatic injuries Wednesdayafter he fell off the roof of a church in Pembroke Park, said Mike Jachles, Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue spokesman.
Search for would-be kidnapper intensifies in Hollywood
Oct 30, 2014 1:27 am
A man tried to abduct a high-school girl near her school bus stop in Hollywood on Wednesday morning — the third such attempt in less than two weeks, police said.
Broward College teaches how to age 60 years in two hours
Oct 29, 2014 11:58 pm
Some college students got a glimpse of what they might see in the mirror during their senior years if nature — or, perhaps, a machete — proves unkind.
Ethics commission rules against former Broward school board member
Oct 29, 2014 9:21 pm
The state Ethics Commission has found probable cause to believe former Broward School Board member Stephanie Kraft violated ethics rules by allegedly accepting compensation in return for taking offici...
Man intervenes in Deerfield dispute, gets shot, authorities say
Oct 29, 2014 9:09 pm
An early morning argument between a man and woman may be the motive behind the shooting of another man who tried to break up the domestic dispute, according to neighborhood witnesses.
Hollywood may be looking for new city manager
Oct 29, 2014 9:07 pm
Hollywood may be losing its top boss at City Hall to Coral Gables.
Firefighters use vacuum to suck 9 trapped ducklings from drain
Oct 29, 2014 8:52 pm
It sucks to be a duck stuck in a drain.
Agreement reached over confusing Broward ballot
Oct 29, 2014 8:49 pm
The Broward Supervisor of Elections has reached an agreement with a group trying to extend funding for the Children's Services Counsel, ending a lawsuit over a ballot layout some said was confusing to...
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
Upscale SkyHouse tower on the rise in downtown Tampa
Oct 30, 2014 4:16 am
Rather than rent the top floors to just one resident, the whole SkyHouse tower is named for a penthouse at the top that any of the tower's residents may use
Bumgarner nearly perfect as Giants win World Series
Oct 30, 2014 3:55 am
Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 in Game 7.
Support, donations flow in as amputee football player turns 18
Oct 30, 2014 3:18 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- Thursday is Leshawn Williams' 18th birthday, but it will take some strategic planning with Bayfront Health St. Petersburg to fit a party into his hospital room. Williams, a senior d...
One obvious sign Hillsborough superintendent supports Dipa Shah
Oct 30, 2014 3:09 am
TAMPA -- The general election isn't until Tuesday, but Hillsborough County School Board candidate Dipa Shah already knows she will have one noteworthy vote -- school district Superintendent MaryEllen ...
Protesters skewer Duke Energy over rates, billing, politics, policies
Oct 30, 2014 3:06 am
Dozens of people gathered in downtown Williams Park for a "pitchfork" protest on Wednesday aimed at utility giant Duke Energy.
Panama City Beach gets tough on rental scooters after accidents
Oct 30, 2014 2:57 am
PANAMA CITY BEACH -- One of Florida's most popular spring break towns is cracking down on one of the most touristy things to do there -- taking a breezy ride on a rented scooter. Panama City Beach tig...
Good start, but a wild ride awaits in college playoffs
Oct 30, 2014 2:44 am
We have our very first College Football Playoff rankings: Mississippi State, Florida State, Florida State's lawyers, Auburn and Ole Miss. History was made. Here's a shout-out to the 12-member playoff ...
Tampa men seriously injured when SUV rolls over on I-75
Oct 30, 2014 2:24 am
Two Tampa men were hospitalized with serious injuries on Wednesday after a single vehicle crash on Interstate 75 in Hernando County. At around 1:49 p.m., Arcide Cruz, 30, was driving the 2001 Ford SU...
U.S. girls' jihadi quest stirs Muslim communities' fear
Oct 30, 2014 12:59 am
AURORA, Colo. -- The strange journey of three suburban Denver girls who authorities say tried to join Islamic State militants in Syria has many in their close-knit east African community worried about...
Suge Knight, Katt Williams charged with robbing paparazzo
Oct 30, 2014 12:49 am
LOS ANGELES - Suge Knight and comedian Katt Williams were arrested and charged with robbery Wednesday after a celebrity photographer reported the men stole her camera last month. Prosecutors say Willi...