| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Thousands have expressed interest in fighting George Zimmerman in a celebrity boxing match, but Zimmerman recently announced who he would like to fight: Kanye West.
Promoters for the boxing match, scheduled to take place March 1, told TMZ that Zimmerman...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:07 AM
Update: A representative for DMX's PR and Talent Agency says DMX has "promised to beat" George Zimmerman "but no contract or paperwork has been signed or agreed to yet. DMX will release an official statement if and when an agreement is made."
Out of the...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Just days after a promoter scrapped his plans to feature Central Florida's own George Zimmerman and rapper Earl "DMX" Simmons in a celebrity boxing match, another promoter claims to be working on a new fight for Zimmerman.
The streaming service FilmOn....
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:05 AM
A new writer is releasing a novel later this month that offers an alternate view and dramatization of the night Trayvon Martin was killed by George Zimmerman in Sanford.
The book, titled "No Justice No Peace: Trayvon's Revenge," is the first published...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:48 AM
On Wednesday, CNN reported that rapper DMX had been chosen as George Zimmerman's opponent in an upcoming celebrity boxing match.
DMX's representative set the record straight Wednesday afternoon by emailing the Orlando Sentinel and several other news...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Every Halloween, people take the opportunity to step out of their lives and into a playful realm where they can dress up as anything they can imagine: make-believe for adults. Halloween is the one time of year largely free from judgment. Women can go as a...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 6:49 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Lawmakers advanced changes to Florida's controversial "stand your ground" law Tuesday in the wake of the George Zimmerman trial and a summer of protests after his acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
But gun-rights groups...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:44 PM
I stumbled across a couple of notable stories on my newspaper’s website today. Both were disturbing. The first bore the headline, “Naked, face-biting attacker shot by deputies, PBSO (Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office) says.” It had...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 2:26 PM
A panel of U.S. senators Tuesday dissected Florida's "stand your ground" law with the help of the mothers of two young black men shot to death in the state last year.
"The person who shot my son is walking the street today," said Sybrina Fulton,...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:58 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Florida lawmakers late Thursday voted down a bill to repeal the "stand your ground" law linked to the shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin.
The 11-2 vote in the House Criminal Justice Subcommittee likely kills any repeal...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:28 PM
SANFORD — A beleaguered George Zimmerman walked out of the Seminole County Jail on Tuesday, free on bail from his latest brush with the law, an ugly domestic-violence episode that has turned uglier.
Assistant State Attorney Lymary Munoz...