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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Primary Election Results 2014
Aug 27, 2014 5:30 am
About 1:20 a.m. Wednesday, the Broward Supervisor of Elections Office finished counting ballots from all of the county's 577 precincts. Less than 600 absentee ballots were still being counted, but Sup...
Five incumbents win Broward School Board seats
Aug 27, 2014 4:25 am
There will be no newcomers to the Broward School Board after Tuesday's election left all five incumbents in their seats.
Crist wins primary, now official candidate to take on Gov. Scott
Aug 27, 2014 3:05 am
Charlie Crist won the Democratic primary for governor Tuesday, propelling him into what's already a blistering hot and expensive campaign against Republican Gov. Rick Scott.
Three incumbents win in Palm Beach County School Board race
Aug 27, 2014 2:33 am
Open seat headed for runoffThree incumbents will return to the Palm Beach County School Board, and they will be joined by a newcomer to be determined.
Voters pick new face, Quentin 'Beam' Furr, for Broward County Commission
Aug 27, 2014 2:24 am
Sharief and Keechl also win primary racesA longtime Hollywood commissioner will join the Broward County Commission as the newest face, after he beat a well-known state representative for the seat.
Jewelry store owner, 89, shoots would-be robber five times, cops say | Video
Aug 27, 2014 1:44 am
Lennard Patrick Jervis, 43, of Miramar, facing charges after failed heist, deputies sayFor the second time in five years, shop owner Arthur Lewis was confronted with an armed bandit trying to rob his ...
Football fare: Dolphins unveil new menu items | Video/photos
Aug 27, 2014 12:15 am
South Florida restaurants on the menu at Sun Life stadium.Do Dolphins fans really want to eat chef Michelle Bernstein's vegetarian sandwiches ($12) and kale and quinoa salad ($11)? Will the nachos and...
Medical examiner trying to identify bodies found at sea off Hollywood
Aug 26, 2014 11:51 pm
If there is a solution to the mystery of the four unidentified bodies pulled from the sea off Hollywood beach on Sunday, it will likely come from a mix of science and good fortune.
Hospital employee accused of pawning jewelry stolen from patient
Aug 26, 2014 10:57 pm
A hospital employee is facing criminal charges after deputies say she stole from a patient.
Miami Subs launching new brand, Miami Grill, with big expansion plans
Aug 26, 2014 9:39 pm
The problem with one of South Florida's most iconic restaurant chains is that people don't know it still exists, its CEO says.
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
Jefferson High could be redevelopment target
Aug 27, 2014 3:49 am
TAMPA -- When the head of the politically powerful Westshore Alliance looks at Jefferson High's sprawling 60-acre campus, he sees the perfect spot for new retail businesses -- maybe even a hotel. Ron ...
Duke targets landfill site for solar farm
Aug 27, 2014 3:48 am
ST. PETERSBURG -- Duke Energy's search for land to build a possible solar energy farm in Pinellas County has raised curiosity and questions among local advocates for renewable power. The utility earl...
Bucs Notes: Backup play-caller needed for finale
Aug 27, 2014 3:48 am
TAMPA -- The final preseason game is almost always a showcase for backups. That will surely be the case Thursday for the Buccaneers, who will use a backup play-caller on offense during their preseason...
Rays chances slipping away as they lose again
Aug 27, 2014 3:44 am
BALTIMORE -- The Rays are way past the point of looking at losses as, "boy, that was a bad one," so Tuesday's loss to the Orioles at Camden Yards was just another in a season of disappointme...
New Ruskin school built to save energy, water and money
Aug 27, 2014 3:43 am
RUSKIN -- Third-grade teacher David Jorden has never worked at a school quite like J. Vince Thompson Elementary. "I like that it's spacious, airy, big, but simple," said Jorden, who has bee...
Live election results: Attorney General
Aug 27, 2014 3:40 am
Attorney General With 99% precincts reporting Democrats George Sheldon 455,610 Perry E. Thurston 294,388
Live election results: Governor, attorney general
Aug 27, 2014 3:39 am
Governor With 99 % of precincts reporting Republicans Yinka Abosede Adeshina 16,853 Elizabeth Cuevas-Neunder 100,311 Rick Scott (I) 831,603 Democrats Charlie Crist 619,074
Primary narrows but doesn't decide 3 Hillsborough schools races
Aug 27, 2014 3:04 am
TAMPA -- As the last votes rolled in during Tuesday's primary election, one of three races for Hillsborough County School Board -- the countywide District 6 -- was so close it looked like a recount ma...
Narain wins state House race to succeed Betty Reed
Aug 27, 2014 3:01 am
TALLAHASSEE -- Political newcomer Ed Narain, an area retail manager for AT&T, won Tuesday's Democratic primary for Florida House District 61 in Tampa. Narain overtook three other candidates, ...
Pinellas leads in voter turnout
Aug 27, 2014 2:59 am
Pinellas County led voter turnout in the Tampa Bay area by a wide swath, with 23.95 percent of its 617,925 registered voters casting ballots in the mid-term election. That county followed a statewide ...