| Apr 16, 2012
| 4:26 PM
As I wrote in my Sunday print column, the Trayvon Martin-George Zimmerman case has the potential to expose racial fault lines in this country like nothing since the 1995 O.J. Simpson murder trial. The latest evidence of that: the flap......
| Jun 13, 2011
| 9:17 AM
The weekend storms put a dent in the drought, at least in South Broward, the National Weather Service in Miami said.
Notably, Miramar, Pembroke Pines, Weston and some Everglades areas in Miami-Dade and Broward counties received up to 2 inches of rain,...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 8:52 AM
The same people who have been battling wildfires in South Florida in past weeks might end up saving your life, should a hurricane hit. With little fanfare, they’ve helped scores of people in past storms.
These are the firefighters, foresters and...
| Apr 23, 2011
| 4:47 AM
Rescuers were called after a female mixed-breed dog weighing about 40 pounds had somehow gotten her head stuck inside the discarded fiberglass boat cooler for more than a week in Miami-Dade County, reports the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
| May 10, 2012
| 1:12 PM
One lapse in judgment apparently led to another during the Miami Heat's opening-round NBA playoff series against the New York Knicks.
A week after Knicks forward Amare Stoudemire injured his left hand when he struck it against a fire-extinguisher...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 10:10 AM
MIAMI The Miami Heat have officially ended its season on Monday with a massive championship parade and rally that was attended by thousands of fans.
Heat players took turns thanking a packed American Airlines Arena filled with fans wearing "white hot"...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 4:31 PM
Paramedic Kevin Hook's vehicle speeds up Lombard Street, weaving through traffic. His 7 a.m. shift as acting lieutenant at Baltimore's John F. Steadman Fire Station has just begun and Hook is monitoring dozens of calls scrolling down a monitor mounted...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Most South Florida Comcast customers will soon be able to step into the future of smart homes, where consumers will regularly control their lights, air conditioning and alarm systems via a smartphone or tablet.
That day arrives on July 10, when Comcast...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 6:08 AM
Thanks to technology developed in South Florida, any residence can transform into a smart home.
While you are away at work or on vacation, you can pull out your Android or iPhone, Blackberry or iPad, and turn down the air conditioner, switch on the porch...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 11:47 AM
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| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:56 AM
MIAMI, Fla. (KTLA) -- A family in south Florida got an unwelcome Christmas visitor -- a 13-foot Burmese python in their backyard swimming pool!
The family found the massive snake in their pool on Sunday.
They called 911 and the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue...