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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel
Mayo: Gov. Scott stumbles again
Jan 25, 2015 5:00 am
When the history of 21st century Florida is written, one of the great mysteries will be Gov. Rick Scott. As in: How did this guy get elected twice?
Water advisory lifted for East Las Olas neighborhoods
Jan 24, 2015 2:46 am
City officials who warned about sewage contamination in some Fort Lauderdale waterways near East Las Olas Boulevard lifted the precautionary advisory Friday.
Flashy fugitive detained in Cuba after flaunting riches
Jan 24, 2015 1:44 am
Cuban police earlier this month raided the gated home of a U.S. fugitive in the town of Guanabacoa, outside Havana, causing authorities in Florida to hope for extradition. Gilberto Martinez Suarez is ...
Dania's next beef with the airport: Contaminated dirt
Jan 24, 2015 12:04 am
For months, residents in Melaleuca Gardens have griped about dust and dirt wafting through the air, landing on window sills and doorsteps, pools and cars.
Autopsy released in teen's horseback-riding accident
Jan 23, 2015 11:51 pm
A Weston teenager died from blunt head trauma while horseback riding along a Southwest Ranches canal last December, the Broward Medical Examiner's Office has found.
Families await confirmation that missing loved ones died in Sunrise canal
Jan 23, 2015 10:12 pm
When a Broward Sheriff's detective called Donna Amaya Thursday to say a big clue was discovered in her missing brother's 36-year-old cold case, she felt relieved.
Margate police chief to return after brief retirement
Jan 23, 2015 9:57 pm
— The city's police chief will return to his old job May 1, but the city commission doesn't know yet what his salary will be.
FAU, NSU, Broward College to expand veteran services
Jan 23, 2015 9:11 pm
Three South Florida colleges have received funding that may command better services for students who are veterans.
Hollywood beach sand gets a fluffing-up to keep turtles cozy
Jan 23, 2015 9:00 pm
Even sand needs a little fluffing especially when it helps promote turtle nesting on the beach.
Sheriff candidate Granteed had missing I.A. files
Jan 23, 2015 6:41 pm
When Scott Israel was running for Broward County sheriff, his opponents made much of the fact that some of his Internal Affairs files at Fort Lauderdale Police Department were missing.
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
Former CIA director offers chilling world view
Jan 25, 2015 7:29 pm
It doesn't take a CIA officer to figure out that the world is a rather dangerous and complex place. But it's pretty fascinating to listen to the agency's former acting director talk about just how dan...
Major snowstorm headed for Northeast
Jan 25, 2015 7:17 pm
NEW YORK - A major snowstorm with blizzard-like conditions could drop a foot or more of snow across most parts of the Northeast as they gear up for the workweek right after the first real storm of the...
Despite benefits, vaccination rate for HPV remains low in Florida
Jan 25, 2015 7:11 pm
TAMPA -- When a vaccine for the human papillomavirus was made available in 2006, doctors hailed it as a medical breakthrough. The HPV vaccine helps prevent several forms of cancer, including cervical ...
Hillsborough sheriff devotes more resources to homeless initiative
Jan 25, 2015 7:07 pm
The deputies who work on the Hillsborough County Sheriff Office Homeless Initiative are making progress, prompting Sheriff David Gee to reward them with more resources.
Tax collector to add Drew Park office
Jan 25, 2015 6:47 pm
TAMPA -- Hillsborough County Tax Collector Doug Belden has chosen the Tampa neighborhood of Drew Park to build a new service center where customers can get driver's licenses, birth certificates and co...
Woman snatched from Tampa street, sexually battered, police say
Jan 25, 2015 6:31 pm
A young woman was snatched from a Tampa street and sexually battered early Saturday and police are asking for help finding the suspect. The woman, who is in her 20s, was walking to a friend's house w...
Ybor's La Segunda bakery warming up for its next century
Jan 25, 2015 5:54 pm
TAMPA - For 100 years, the smell of freshly baked Cuban bread has been the signature of La Segunda Central Bakery in Ybor City. As the bakery enters its next century, a new generation of family owners...
$415M expansion for Shands hospital set to begin
Jan 25, 2015 4:04 pm
GAINESVILLE - Plans for a major expansion of a Gainesville hospital are underway. UF Health Shands Hospital held a ceremonial groundbreaking this week for a new $415 million building for which constru...
Balloon crew launches from Japan in bid to cross Pacific
Jan 25, 2015 4:02 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - An international team has launched its helium-filled balloon from Japan in a bid to reach North America and break two major records en route. Pilots Troy Bradley of New Mexico and ...
Pinellas teacher charged with child neglect, battery on officer
Jan 25, 2015 3:39 pm
A woman who called 911 when she couldn't find her 5-year-old son on Saturday afternoon was argumentative, uncooperative and apparently intoxicated when officers arrived, the St. Petersburg police depa...