| Aug 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
New Moon will rise one day a week.
A new Wilton Manors bar is expected to open Labor Day weekend in the former home of New Moon, which closed in March after nine years serving South Florida lesbians. The owners of the Illinois-based Progress Bar, geared...
| Aug 30, 2014
The National Safety Council calls this time of year — between Memorial Day and Labor Day — the 100 deadliest days for teens on the road. As the Miami regional sales and service manager for Ford Motor Company and an active member of my...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
Tennessee (2-1) at No. 12 Georgia (2-1)
9 a.m., ESPN
Missouri's shocking home...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Now South Florida charters schools are dropping two at a time.
Listen, if your child attends a new charter school, I wouldn’t blink. The whole thing could be gone in an instant, leaving you to suddenly come up with Plan B. Fast.
On Monday, as...
| Sep 1, 2014
The good news is Florida's economy is recovering from the aftermath of the Great Recession. Population growth is up, unemployment is down. So, too, are the number of housing foreclosures, a persistent drag on Florida's all-important real-estate sector....
| Sep 27, 2014
| 4:50 PM
The midterm election may be weeks away, but tens of thousands of ballots have already been cast in a reprise of an increasingly powerful political tool: early voting.
In North Carolina, which has a pivotal U.S. Senate contest at the top of the ticket,...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Read the entire series: In Sickness and in Health: A Couple's Final Journey.
Chris MacLellan was on a boat, heading into the Atlantic Ocean.
In the six months — to the day — since his partner,...
| Sep 19, 2014
Gas prices continue to decline across the country, following the usual post-Labor Day pattern, and travel-services organization AAA predicted they could fall by as much as 20 cents a gallon more by Halloween. "The average price at the pump typically......
| Sep 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Months after declaring an Islamic caliphate, Islamic State, which has seized large swaths of Syria and Iraq, is seeking to address a need of any viable nation: women.
In Internet posts and social media messaging, the extremist Sunni militants are...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 9:16 AM
"The whole place started spinning around us. I was in a daze. I don't know what's happening," Sarah Muscella said of her first night in France on a high school music tour.
"I think we were all running on adrenalin" after staying up all night on their...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The state Department of Environmental Protection needs volunteers to celebrate National Public Lands Day on Sept. 27, which is the nation's largest volunteer effort to improve public land in the United States. The event started in 1994 with three sites...