| Jun 30, 2011
| 2:19 AM
Tropical Storm Arlene strengthened slightly as it neared landfall Thursday morning along Mexico's eastern coast, the National Hurricane Center reported.
Arlene, the first named storm of the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season, was moving west at about 9 mph,...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 7:28 AM
Tropical Storm Arlene struck the east-central coast of Mexico near Cabo Rojo at about 5 a.m. on Thursday at near hurricane strength.
At 1 p.m., the slow moving system was inland about 55 miles southwest of Tampico, Mexico, with sustained winds of 50 mph....
| Jul 3, 2011
| 5:16 PM
On Saturday when he was asked about the possibility of being named an All-Star, Marlins first baseman Gaby Sanchez said teammate Anibal Sanchez would get his vote.
But National League All-Star manager Bruce Bochy had the vote that counted, and Bochy used...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 1:37 AM
Thanks to a tropical wave approaching from the southeast, South Florida likely will see afternoon showers and storms through Saturday.
Wednesday's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies, highs in the upper 80s, lows in the upper 70s and a 70 percent...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 4:58 AM
Numerous showers and gray skies blanketed South Florida on Thursday, courtesy of that tropical wave, and more rain is on the way.
Thursday's forecast calls for an 80 percent chance of showers and possibly thunderstorms. Highs in the mid to upper 80s...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 2:06 AM
Expect lots of sun and heat in the upcoming week, although isolated showers and thunderstorms still are likely in the afternoons.
Monday's forecast: Mostly sunny with highs in the low 90s and lows in the upper 70s. The heat index, or feels-like...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 10:53 PM
Herb Waters mentioned being part of the family at the University of Miami that was cause for him and best friend James Burgess Jr. to make their decision to commit to the Miami Hurricanes on Sunday.
What better way to join the big family that is the UM...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 4:43 PM
CITY HALL — Officials are evaluating options for several damaged hillside properties currently owned by the city after attempts to auction two of them off last week were unsuccessful.
The city acquired five hillside properties as a result of a...
| Jul 13, 2011
The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. on Mondays. We prefer email (email@example.com). We do not accept results by phone. When two Howard County teams play, players from both teams (first and last names) must be mentioned in...
| Jul 15, 2011
What do sterno stoves, LED lanterns and water purifiers have in common? They are among the hottest and hardest-to-get hurricane supplies once authorities announce a major storm is headed toward Florida neighborhoods.
And worth mentioning: They are...
| Jul 21, 2011
"X-tink-shun" exhibit at the Philadelphia Zoo
Featuring puppets by the Jim Henson Company, "X-tink-shun" has characters of endangered or extinct species stationed throughout the zoo, educating visitors about the plight of their particular...