| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:15 PM
(Reuters) - ESPN said it has pulled out of a documentary with PBS' "Frontline" about head injuries in the National Football League, but the Walt Disney co-owned sports network denied a media report that its decision was due to pressure from the NFL....
| Nov 4, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Pac-12 Conference Commissioner Larry Scott is sticking around for at least five more years.
The Pac-12's university presidents and chancellors extended Scott's contract Monday through the 2017-18 academic year. As part of the extension, Scott also was...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Eight years after he was found guilty of fraud at Tyco International, former Boca Raton resident and Tyco chief executive Dennis Kozlowski has been granted parole, the New York Times is reporting this morning.
Read the New York Times story here:...
| May 30, 2013
President Barack Obama likes doing the big things. This is, after all, the man who claimed that his victorious 2008 campaign was "the moment when the rise of the oceans began to slow and our planet began to heal."
He was roundly (and rightly) derided...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 12:56 PM
If you received a Kindle tablet or e-reader for Christmas, then check out Amazon.com's list of Top 100 free ebooks and games. Of course, you also can see the Top 100 paid list, too.
Plus, Kindle owners can borrow more than 100 NewYork Times bestsellers...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 11:19 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston said Tuesday she’d like to know more about the recent Cuba visit by mega-entertainers Beyoncé and Jay-Z.
Wasserman Schultz is chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee and the entertainment couple...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:17 PM
South Florida Democrats were split over a proposal to rein in National Security Agency domestic surveillance.
The Wednesday vote was 205 in favor and 217 opposed.
The legislation would have stopped the massive NSA collection of phone records disclosed...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Original post | Sept. 25, 2013
Updated | Sept. 26, 2013
The gay rights group Equality Florida is criticizing U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, for blocking the nomination of Miami-Dade Circuit Judge William Thomas to a federal judgeship in the district that...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 9:51 PM
WASHINGTON — As Hillary Rodham Clinton sought to reshape the nation's healthcare system in her husband's first term as president, she got all the right advice from senior aides: Consult closely with members of Congress, build bridges with business...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Secretary of State Ken Detzner is in Broward on Wednesday morning for the final stop on what he’s dubbed his “Project Integrity” tour.
It’s the effort by the state’s top elections official to sell version 2.0 of the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:00 AM
I added a new line to my job description this year: Monitor Roger Stone's influence at the Broward Sheriff's Office.
For those to whom Stone is a stranger, let Google be your guide.
In shorthand, he's a national political operative, a riddle wrapped...