| Sep 13, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Miami Marlins' President David Samson is taking a swing at acting.
"I've been acting for 40 years," says Samson, laughing. "I've always liked it. I've always studied it."
But this time it's a role outside of Major League Baseball. Samson will portray...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:57 PM
Every year about this time there are numerous college football prospects in Osceola County laboring through their senior seasons wondering where they went wrong.
Most seniors who play football along the Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway still have no idea...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 4:35 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Good morning and happy Monday. Here are the top stories we're reading this morning. * The Sun-Sentinel examines the primary between Lois Frankel and Kristin Jacobs. * The Orlando Sentinel looks at how schools are handling few dollars...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:36 PM
The trial of two pill mill doctors took a dramatic turn just before lunch when the defense asked a key witness - the former owner of the pain clinics - to take off his shirt for jurors.
Jurors were escorted out of the courtroom before attorney...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Hollywood sits between Fort Lauderdale and Miami and has mostly escaped the new ritziness of the former and the trendiness of the latter. Yes, Hollywood Beach recently got a face-lift, including an attractive sea wall along the Broadwalk. But the people...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 12:43 PM
Police Sgt. Rudolph Brown Jr. is paid nearly $92,000 a year to supervise a squad of officers on the usually tranquil graveyard shift.
Assigned to an 11.5-hour workday, Brown was supposed to be on duty until 7 a.m. But on at least eight of every 10...
| 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...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 4:38 AM
Michelle Dyann Gay, a 39-year-old Apopka woman, is accused of shouting racial epithets at her fellow passengers on a double-deck mega tour bus and then threatening to blow up the bus Monday on the Florida Turnpike, reports The Daily Commercial in...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 11:59 AM
A commission conversation about red light cameras got a little personal Monday.
The commission was chatting about prospective cameras – an estimated 20 cameras are expected to be erected in September, after new state law could take effect giving a...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 8:42 AM
A Broward Sheriff's deputy thought he was going to die when a masked carjacker held a weapon to his head in a predawn holdup Friday on the side of Florida's Turnpike while he was on his way home, reports the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
How did the...
| Dec 30, 2012
In a dozen years, Florida will celebrate the bicentennial of its capital city, Tallahassee -- diminutively known as “Tally.”
Spain ceded what Ralph Waldo Emerson later called “a grotesque place of land speculators and...
| Dec 30, 2012
The trend is dramatic and definite: South Florida cops have slowed down big time.
The Sun Sentinel examined new SunPass data and found police speeding has dropped significantly since the newspaper published its "Above the Law" investigative series in...