Sure, it's still near the end of April but in some ways it feels like mid-July with very warm temps and pretty high humidity levels. According to the National Weather Service, it will be mostly sunny on Thursday with a high approaching 90. Winds will be from the south at 6 to 15 mph.
The only area left in Broward County for large-scale home construction doesn’t have much more available land to offer. Parkland Mayor Christine Hunschofsky said Wednesday during a groundbreaking of Lennar Corp.’s Parkland Bay that the 400-acre tract is one of the city’s last housing developments...
Raising cash for a reported $1.3 million sale price for the Miami Marlins will be just the start of a hefty financial obligation for Jeb Bush and Derek Jeter, or whoever ends up buying the team from Jeffrey Loria.
Communication failures — aggravated by false reports of more gunfire — led to the panic and prolonged chaos that enveloped Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on Jan. 6 after five people were killed and six wounded at Terminal 2 baggage claim.
A guard in the first round? “I’d rather take a guy who can win the game for you,” ex-coach Jimmy Johnson says from Tavernier, where his boat “Three Rings” was built on such concepts.
Broward teachers can expect to receive between 3 and 5 percent salary boosts. And the most experienced ones are slated to take home an extra $2,000 per year. Broward is investing about $30.8 million to cover the raises, which would be paid retroactively for the 2016 to 2017 school year.
Greetings from Day 51 of the 60-day legislative session in Tallahassee. We're all wired in to budget talks now, and that goes not just for us poor schmucks keeping tabs on Florida Legislature, but also for the even poorer schmucks following the happenings in D.C.
ESPN began laying off employees Wednesday as the Bristol-based sports network adjusts to a media landscape reshaped by the loss of millions of cable TV subscribers.President John Skipper told employees Wednesday morning to expect job cuts this week as ESPN makes unspecified changes in its "talent...
Investigators say Darryl Rudolph, the father of FSU star and NFL hopeful Travis Rudolph, died of a gunshot wound from an AK-47- style rifle. Paul Senat is facing a manslaughter charge in connection with Rudolph's death.
Hillsboro Beach is going to court against Deerfield Beach as it tries to recoup sand losses that town officials blame on their neighbor to the north. Hillsboro filed a civil petition Monday asking a Broward County circuit court to force Deerfield Beach to address the damage to Hillsboro’s beach....
Serena Williams seems pretty savvy with social media, but she revealed a pretty big secret last week by pressing the wrong button on Snapchat. That secret, of course, is that the tennis superstar is pregnant with her first child.
Federal agent Angel Echevarria on Wednesday testified he and his family were victims of road rage, and he acted like a cop when he shot a motorist’s car while off duty in an attempt to protect his wife outside Town Center mall in Boca Raton.
Bestselling author James Patterson endeared himself to a cafeteria full of Boynton Beach middle school students on Wednesday when he answered a question by saying: “I make more money than Lebron James does.” The Congress Middle School students erupted with a collective teenage scream.
A 21-gun salute echoed over the courtyard of the Broward Sheriff’s headquarters Wednesday in tribute to those who lost their lives doing their duty in the past 99 years. Sitting among three generations of families of the 32 fallen during BSO’s annual memorial service was Thelma Billings of Roseville,...
A Coral Springs man has been charged with killing his wife, according to police. Jodi Feustel was found dead on April 21 inside a guest room at the La Quinta Inn & Suites at 999 W.
The express lanes on northbound Interstate 95 into Broward County will be closing through the weekend for construction work. The Florida Department of Transportation will be changing the layout of the express lane exit near Griffin Road.
In return for at least $220 million in the next year, and millions more in the two decades to come, the Florida Legislature is prepared to give the Seminole Tribe craps and roulette while permitting pari-mutuels to end races and continue to operate as casinos.
Getting rid of Palm Beach County’s mountains of horse manure turned into an even stickier situation on Wednesday. Concerns about the pollution risk to farmland stopped, at least temporarily, plans for a horse waste recycling center near Belle Glade.
Oscar-winning director Jonathan Demme, whose creative restlessness and wide-ranging curiosity about all facets of the human condition animated such diverse films as “Something Wild,” “Stop Making Sense,” “The Silence of the Lambs” and “Philadelphia,” died Wednesday.
Here is everything you need to know about SunFest, returning May 3-7, 2017, to West Palm Beach.
A Minnesota-based specialty pet food maker is severing its relationship with Chewy.com in the wake of the e-commerce company’s acquisition by big-box retailer PetSmart. Tuffy’s Pet Foods, Inc., maker of specialty pet food brands NutriSource, PureVita, and Natural Planet, said in an April 20 statement...
Immigration agents fanned across the state for a week ending Monday and arrested 73 men and women with criminal records, who now face deportation, officials say. The arrests were part of “Operation Cross Check,” an enforcement action that began under the Obama Administration and runs periodically...
It’s been almost three months since a woman and her 15-year-old daughter were found murdered in their North Lauderdale home. With the killer still not found, a $3,000 reward to find the killer has jumped to $25,000 in the hopes that someone comes forward with information, Broward Sheriff’s spokeswoman...
A gambler won $110,000 on a 20-cent bet at Isle Casino Racing in Pompano Beach.
When a man offered a veteran U.S. Postal Service worker cash in exchange for giving him addresses where drugs could be mailed on her delivery route, federal prosecutors say she broke the law and took the money.
President Donald Trump proposed dramatic cuts in the taxes paid by corporations big and small Wednesday in an overhaul his administration says will spur economic growth and bring jobs and prosperity to America's middle class.
Few of us are weeping over the demise of the taxi industry. For years, companies like Yellow Cab had a monopoly over the public and responded with subpar service. But I do sympathize with taxi drivers who spent years paying off loans for medallions that are becoming worthless.
TALLAHASSEE – Grocery store patrons in Florida could soon pick up vodka along with their vegetables or bourbon with their bread. The Florida House on Wednesday passed a bill removing a requirement that liquor be sold separately from regular groceries and other retail items.
In a message sent Wednesday to ESPN employees, network president John Skipper announced the company was beginning its next round of layoffs, a long-anticipated move that is expected to thin the ranks of ESPN's on-air and online talent.
Roaming the football field Wednesday morning, Jason Taylor had an altogether different look than South Floridians are used to. The soon-to-be Pro Football Hall-of-Famer wore no teal and tangerine, his No.