| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Q: You've written about jerky treats being bad for pets, so what else should I give my dog as a treat? He's accustomed to getting his jerky at night before bedtime. -- C.J., Las Vegas
Q: I'm very angry and mistrusting of pet food companies now. What do I...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 8:10 PM
On the last day of their lives, Florida murderers Clarence Hill and Angel Nieves Diaz asked for taco fixings.
Tampa rapist Oba Chandler ate two salami sandwiches on white bread and half a peanut-butter-and-grape-jelly sandwich.
Panhandle killer Arthur...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 11:58 AM
As sports officials fight to end the use of performance-enhancing drugs by big-name athletes, they face a new foe in South Florida: Parents seeking the dangerous chemicals to help their teens fulfill athletic dreams, a Sun Sentinel investigation has...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 5:50 AM
Who: Iryna Ivashchuk, an attorney with Berger Singerman LLP, Fort Lauderdale, who practices in the areas of international and cross-border transactions, real estate, and corporate law, was recently named to the board of governors of the Ukrainian-American...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 5:00 AM
For generations, beef shoulder was a blue-collar cut of cow, fit for the meat grinder or crockpot but not much else.
But where others saw pot roast, Tony Mata saw potential.
Mata is a Dallas meat scientist whose mission is to find hidden gems in rough...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:54 AM
Floridians emerged more upbeat about the economy and their own finances in November after five months of dropping consumer confidence, according to a University of Florida survey released Tuesday.
Consumer sentiment throughout the state especially...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:24 AM
We embarked this week on our third college tour: the University of Central Florida. Aside from the uncharacteristically brisk weather (it was tough to pitch sunny Florida to the out-of-state potential students), it was a fine tour.
It's a lovely campus,...
| Sep 13, 2013
As the body was carried out of the house, retired Tavares lawyer Jerri Blair rose to her feet on the front porch to deliver one final salute as he passed by.
She snapped it off just the way former Circuit Judge Jerry T. Lockett liked it, so he'd know...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Last week: The University of Miami and University of Florida being ranked in the top 50 U.S. News best colleges is good news for all of us, having premier universities helps us retain and attract students to Florida. Universities help create diverse,...
| Jul 30, 2013
GAINESVILLE — Win and they will come, the adage goes.
But times have changed, even in the SEC where the league's streak of seven straight national championships has coincided with sagging attendance.
Take Alabama. Winners of the past two...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Trent Harris proved Monday in committing to the University of Miami that it’s not about being a fan.
When it comes to college-football recruiting, it usually doesn’t matter if a player’s past loyalties lie with the school he chooses....
| Jan 5, 2014
| 8:51 PM
Kavaris Harkless and Isaiah Ford were already on campus ready to start their college careers as early enrollees at the University of Louisville this week.
Then came the news they were dreading.
They weren't even on campus 48 hours and their head coach...