| Dec 29, 2014
| 4:43 PM
In a parking garage outside his Fort Lauderdale office, Florida's only legal pot smoker lit up a fat joint. For more than 30 years, Irvin Rosenfeld has gotten marijuana from the federal government as part of an experimental program. He just learned a...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Scott Rothstein's former right-hand woman Debra Villegas should get her federal prison term cut in half — to five years — as a reward for her extensive cooperation with investigators, prosecutors are recommending.
Prosecutors say her help,...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 1:08 PM
Scott Rothstein's former right-hand woman, who has been behind bars for the past three and a half years for her role in a conspiracy to launder money in connection with Rothstein's Ponzi scheme, "will be home for Christmas," her lawyer said Thursday....
| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Challenging each other's command of facts, empathy and ethics, Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist gave CNN's national audience a mouthful of their Florida political fisticuffs.
Their third and final debate Tuesday night...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 9:00 PM
It is time for Gov. Rick Scott to bring out the heaviest hitter in his political arsenal.
We’re talking about his wallet.
After spending more than $75 million of his own money to get into the governor’s mansion four years ago,...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 10:11 AM
You don't have to go far to find the bad news these days. Just look at the front page of the newspaper or turn on the television or radio.
More wars in places we can't find on a map.
The Middle East blowing up again.
| Oct 23, 2014
| 4:07 PM
The man who was Scott Rothstein's general counsel at the notorious Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler law firm pleaded guilty to wire fraud conspiracy Thursday.
David Boden, 53, of Hallandale Beach, who received a salary of $500,000 a year, admitted his role...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 6:33 AM
TALLAHASSEE – Florida voters have almost survived another toxic but non-fatal overdose of their politicians. But it's not too late to kick up a cloud of pseudo-scandal in the blind hope that it swings your decision. Republican Gov. Rick Scott and...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:41 PM
Challenging each other's command of facts, empathy and ethics, Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist gave CNN's national audience Tuesday night a large dose of their Florida political fisticuffs.
Their third and final debate...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Two more days, and you can say you made it.
Candidates love to say that running for office is like competing in a marathon, but what about you — the voter?
For months, your mailbox has been filled with various fliers of candidates with their...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 5:26 PM
My idea was simple. Talk to a range of people impacted by Scott Rothstein's Ponzi scheme — and his high-powered law firm's implosion five years ago — and ask them to sum up their lives since November 1, 2009, the day Rothstein's $1.4 billion...