| Sep 29, 2010
| 5:14 PM
Florida has become the epicenter for people looking for a fix of prescription drugs.
Addicts from Northern states — sometimes called "Pillbillies" — travel south to visit a plethora of pain-management clinics and doctors willing to dole out...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 8:44 AM
It was the only time in South Florida history that snow fell from the skies, swirling over palm trees, dazzling school children and surprising the region’s normally sun-baked residents.
That was on Jan. 19, 1977 - 35 years ago Thursday....
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:10 AM
Expect a cooler, drier and overall pleasant day, thanks to a weak cold front.
Thursday's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid to upper 50s.
It's not much of a cool snap. Friday should be a few degrees...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 4:37 PM
No. 9 Marlins: 22nd in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Braves.
New name. New stadium. New manager. Four new players, all of whom have been to at least three All-Star Games.
There is no shortage of topics to consider when looking at...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 5:37 PM
[Read Part 2 of the Sun Sentinel's investigation here]
A police badge in Florida is a license to speed.
A Sun Sentinel investigation revealed troubling practices: Police officers are not cited for speeding like ordinary motorists; off-duty speeding...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:39 PM
A joyride on the Florida Turnpike in a Ferrari F430 is a hassle.
For starters, there are state troopers on patrol. Then there's the engine. It's loud.
OK, so the ride is actually pretty sweet.
But when Mahesh Neelakanta recently got behind the wheel of...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 12:06 PM
Central Florida's newest attraction wants you to slow down while you're up in the air. The Cypress Canopy Cycle is now open at Florida EcoSafaris at Forever Florida, an ecotourism site in Osceola County.
Think of the Cypress Canopy Cycle as a cross...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 4:11 AM
The Florida Highway Patrol arrested Ryan Matthew Curp, 25, of Longboat Key, on Florida's Turnpike in Fort Pierce after finding him so confused "and unaware of his surroundings" that he could barely identify his 6-year old daughter, who was in the...
| May 19, 2011
| 9:23 AM
Miami's Dolphin Mall is adding three new stores in the coming months: U.S. Polo Association, Cole Haan and Ed Hardy.
Cole Haan, which offers men's and women's footwear, accessories and outerwear, is opening May 20.
By fall, U.S. Polo Association is...
| May 19, 2011
| 12:45 PM
The media are a-twitter, so to speak, about the prediction that Friday will be everyone's last day on Earth. Through his caravan and radio program and website and, of course, billboards in places like Florida's Turnpike, Harold Camping of California has...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 1:15 PM
La construcción de un nuevo centro empresarial en Miramar arrancó la semana pasada gracias al millonario aporte hecho por inversionistas extranjeros que se sintieron atraídos por la posibilidad de obtener la residencia legal en Estados Unidos.
| Jul 20, 2012
| 5:05 AM
Expect a hot day on Friday with feels-like temperatures climbing to more than 100 degrees, particularly in areas west of Florida's Turnpike.
It also should be hazy again, at least during the morning hours, thanks to the Saharan dust - but not as hazy...