| Feb 22, 2014
| 6:29 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Michael Sam stepped onto stage and looked into what might have been the largest media gathering in the history of the NFL scouting combine. Hundreds of reporters clustered in, and there were three rows of TV and video cameras.
| 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:...
| 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...
| Jan 10, 2014
The director of the Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival for only six months, Ellen Wedner says she has already dispeled the perception that it is "another doom-and-gloom Holocaust festival."
"I think all Jewish film festivals get pigeonholed by people...
| 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...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 7:23 PM
When Fort Lauderdale fortune teller Rose Marks goes on trial Monday, accused of masterminding a $25 million fraud, the case will offer a rare peek inside the secretive world of those who say they have psychic powers.
The amount of money involved in what...
| 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...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:20 PM
According to a story in the paper this morning, retiring Baby Boomers are moving en masse to Florida and other states that levy no personal income tax. They’re searching for a pleasant environment where they can stretch their 401(k)s and pensions by...
| 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...