| Sep 5, 2014
| 12:59 PM
A Broward County man is facing 10 years to life in federal prison after admitting he lured a 15-year-old girl into having video sex and explicit chats with him using Skype.
Marckenson Chery, 29, of North Lauderdale, pleaded guilty to one count of...
| Aug 9, 2014
Last week, I woke up in Bizzaro World.
I'm sure the good folks of Boston, or just about anyone who has ever visited Beantown, would dispute that characterization. But, I was in town for a National Association of Black Journalists convention, and the...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:11 AM
September 8, 2014 should go down in history as a red-letter day. It should be remembered as the day domestic violence gained such prominence that all of America began to take it seriously.
Thanks to Ray Rice and the NFL, domestic violence can no...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Before Brandi Anderson begins her senior year at Warner Christian Academy in South Daytona this morning, she'll stuff pencils, paper, and other supplies into a blue and pink-flowered rucksack.
Not that her backpack is the only baggage she carries.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:54 PM
Once again, our nation is embroiled in civil unrest.
Once again, the outrage stems from competing narratives, where some people see only what they want to see.
And once again, video footage — perhaps the one thing that would actually settle...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:18 AM
All trees are not created equal — especially evident when hurricane-force winds buzz saw through South Florida. So if you want to protect your house from flying branches and toppling trees, as we head into peak storm season next month, why not go...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Nancy Goldstein is in her 18th year as director of the Ruth and Edward Taubman Early Childhood Center at B'nai Torah Congregation in Boca Raton.
As a seasoned early childhood administrator, Goldstein felt the 2014 South Palm Beach County Jewish Early...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Nothing tugs at the heart more than a child who's battling a serious illness.
And last weekend, more than 300 people showed where their hearts were when they turned out for a baseball fundraiser to support 9-year-old baseball player Cole Malone who is...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Benjamin Crump, the Tallahassee attorney who represented Trayvon Martin's family, has been retained by the family of a man shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo.
Michael Brown, 18, was shot to death Saturday afternoon during a struggle...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Broward County schools have been firing and suspending teachers for reasons that state administrative law judges increasingly say are baseless.
The judges, who hear appeals of employee discipline cases, have determined in 10 out of their last 12...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 1:49 AM
That milky haze filling South Florida's skies, courtesy of Saharan dust that drifted all the way from Africa, should linger through Thursday.
That's a good — and not-so good — thing.
While it poses no serious health threat, it has hurt air...