| 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...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 12:29 PM
There’s plenty that distinguishes Ravens rookie offensive lineman John Urschel from his teammates, including his prodigious academic career and potential in the field of mathematics.
But what I couldn’t fit into Sunday’s story was...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 6:43 PM
U.S. Reps. John Mica and Alan Grayson easily brushed aside challengers from within their parties Tuesday while a surprise opposition candidate emerged in another Central Florida district.
Mica faced three opponents for the Republican Party's...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 1:57 PM
A former police officer is accused of knowingly infecting a woman with HIV and investigators are concerned there may be more women who have been infected with the potentially deadly virus, Riviera Beach police said.
Dexter Richardson has been charged...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Palm Beach Gardens police officers found the pit bull puppy panting in a Hummer with closed windows and no water. It was 86 degrees outside and who knows how hot inside the truck.
But there was no one around. So cops unlocked the door and saved the...
| 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 29, 2014
"After reading to my students, we'd walk around the library and I'd tell them: 'Look at all of these books; soon you'll be able to read every single one. And if you can read every book here, you can learn anything you ever want to learn. And that's what...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:43 PM
A convicted felon shot his neighbor three times for playing loud music and disturbing his mother's sleep, according to police.
Just before 2 a.m. on Sunday, a man was listening to music while lounging in his front lawn in the 800 block of 39th Street,...
| Aug 11, 2014
Six months before 3-year-old Yeliani Schwartz-Ojeda was killed, the state Department of Children and Families determined that, despite suspicions of abuse, the young girl was safe with her mother.
Yeliani had been living in Central Florida with her...
| 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 26, 2014
| 5:12 AM
The mayor of north suburban Bannockburn has abruptly resigned after two people told police that he had inappropriate contact with them when they worked for him at a Wilmette hardware store in the 1990s as teenagers, officials confirmed.
According to a...