| Aug 4, 2013
Only Jesse Jackson could turn me into a Rick Scott fan.
Yep, Jesse has done it. Rick Scott, you da man.
All because of what's happened since the George Zimmerman verdict, and the ensuing protests nationally, particularly the sit-in at the Capitol in...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Another Burbank police officer has been placed on administrative leave following a series of “serious” allegations that could lead to criminal charges, Police Chief Scott LaChasse said Friday.
Officials declined to identify the employee...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Juror B-29, the only minority juror from the George Zimmerman trial, has talked to ABC's Robin Roberts.
ABC identified B-29 as Maddy and said she is Puerto Rican. The other five jurors were white women. But Maddy tells ABC that the case was never...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 3:53 AM
Barring a last-minute plea deal, Lindsay Lohan on Monday will go on trial on charges that she lied to police in the wake of a car crash....
| Jun 23, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Are you easily annoyed these days? Me too.
So, herewith, a brief sampling of the most annoying and shamelessly under-analyzed and under-reported incidents of recent weeks.
•Democratic silence as President Barack Obama follows and expands upon...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Lindsay Lohan's trial on charges she lied to police in the wake of a car crash is set to begin Monday -- with no signs of a last-minute plea deal. Lohan's attorney had asked that the trial be postponed, but......
| Jul 26, 2013
| 9:32 PM
From Sunday's print column A Pew Research Center poll taken last weekend showed a nation divided over the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, with 42 percent “dissatisfied” with the not guilty verdict, 39 percent “satisfied” and...
| Aug 1, 2013
Protesters at Florida's Capitol, and allies around the state, have been demanding that Gov. Rick Scott call a special legislative session on the state's controversial "stand your ground" law, following last month's not-guilty verdict in the George...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 10:20 AM
A man charged with felony possession of a firearm in connection with a Fourth of July shooting in Martinsburg last year was sentenced to five years in prison on Thursday.
23rd Judicial Circuit Judge John C. Yoder ordered Daniel Lee Herbert, 29, who was...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Tempers flared on social media Saturday as hungry Dream Defenders in Tallahassee complained about officials blocking after-hours food deliveries to Florida's Capitol, where roughly 100 protesters are staging a sit-in.
Protesters are calling for a...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The robbery would be simple, the five men were told: The crew would burst into a Baltimore hotel room and grab $400,000 worth of cocaine stashed there by an out-of-town supplier. They should bring guns, just in case.
But as the men headed to the hotel,...