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  • Florida Supreme Court to rule on Plancher, UCF Athletic Association appeal

    Florida Supreme Court to rule on Plancher, UCF Athletic Association appeal
    The family of former UCF football player Ereck Plancher may still be able to collect millions in damages directly from the school's athletic department. The Florida Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to consider arguments in the ongoing litigation between...
  • Sheriff and son accused of pistol-whipping New Mexico motorist

    FBI agents arrested a New Mexico sheriff and his son on Friday after the lawman allegedly pistol-whipped a motorist following a high-speed car chase, officials said. Prosecutors say Rio Arriba County Sheriff Thomas Rodella, 56, was not wearing his...
  • Attorney: U. of Md. lacrosse player cleared in sex assault

    Attorney: U. of Md. lacrosse player cleared in sex assault
    A University of Maryland lacrosse player was cleared in a Virginia sexual assault case Thursday after being accused of molesting a woman at a concert, his lawyer said. Prosecutors dropped a felony sex assault charge against Benjamin Chisolm and a...
  • Exide hit with federal grand jury subpoena over Vernon battery plant

    Exide hit with federal grand jury subpoena over Vernon battery plant
    A federal grand jury is investigating Exide Technologies over emissions of¬†harmful pollutants from its Vernon battery recycling plant, according to a¬†financial disclosure filed this week. Exide on Aug. 8 received a “grand jury subpoena from the...
  • Catholic land proposal, pot, and Bondi: Letters

    Catholic land proposal If the Catholic Diocese of Orlando truly considers itself "caretakers of God's creation" and its priorities are really "preservation and conservation of natural treasures such as Lake Howell, its wetland system, upland areas, open...
  • Floridians, make your votes count: My Word

    Floridians, make your votes count: My Word
    It's the time of year we see multicolored campaign yard signs popping up like overnight mushrooms. An election is coming up. But when exactly is it? Florida's August primary has had a history of hopscotching the calendar. As recently as 2012, the...
  • Orlando not Las Vegas, Williston, and Tebow: Letters

    Orlando not Las Vegas Regarding the recent announcement about yet another megamillion-dollar hotel/shopping complex on or around International Drive ("Orlando approves I-Drive mall and hotel project," Orlando Sentinel, Tuesday): I continue to be...
  • War on drugs not working: New Voices

    On May 12, 1996, Miami police raided the home of Richard Brown on a false tip that the 73-year-old retiree with no criminal record was selling drugs. After busting the door open, police claim that Richards began firing a gun, prompting officers to pump...
  • Gay Games in an anti-gay state a sign of improvement

    By Connie Schultz, Creators Syndicate Ten years after Ohio voters passed one of the worst anti-gay laws in the country, a downtown arena in Cleveland welcomed 10,000 athletes, fans and corporate sponsors to kick off the weeklong 2014 Gay Games. Yes,...
  • Champ & Chump: Frederick Lauten & Jorge Bonilla

    Champ Frederick Lauten: Elected unanimously this past week as the next chief judge in the Orange-Osceola circuit, he's a model public servant. A prosecutor for 10 years before becoming a county court judge in 1993, he was appointed a circuit judge by...
  • Actor Michael Jace pleads not guilty to murder in wife's death

    Actor Michael Jace pleads not guilty to murder in wife's death
    Actor Michael Jace pleaded not guilty Friday to a charge of murder in the shooting death of his wife, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney's office. Jace, who appeared on the television show "The Shield," waived his right to a...