| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:20 PM
This column, which I started writing Wednesday afternoon, was originally going to be about how Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was a shoo-in to win the Heisman Trophy.
Now, sadly, it is about how there's no way he can win it.
Not as long as...
| Oct 21, 2013
Q: When will construction of the new Sunrise Boulevard bridge over the Middle River begin?
Noreene Taylor, Wilton Manors
A: Nov. 5. The work is set to take three years.
A construction kickoff meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 29 at the...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 3:21 PM
At West Orange High outside Orlando, two high-school seniors with Down syndrome have been elected homecoming king and queen by their classmates.
It's the first time anyone in the Orange County School District, the 10th largest in the nation, can...
| Sep 18, 2013
Some Illinois Democrats might be suffering from Bill Daley Withdrawal Syndrome, but his exit from the race for governor does one thing:
It infuses energy and focus into the Republican gubernatorial primary, with candidates asking GOP voters this...
| Sep 19, 2013
It took a Chicago guy named Daley to honestly assess the "enormity" of American politics.
But I'm sure glad he did.
"Even though you're around it for a long time, you don't get a sense of the enormity of it until you get into it," Bill Daley said...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:50 AM
MITCH WEISS, Associated Press
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — An unarmed man shot by police as he sought help after a car crash had moved to North Carolina to be with his fiancee and was working two jobs, his family said Monday.
Family members said at a...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Ask any of the four Republican governor candidates why they're running, and they'll quickly tick off a list of Illinois' perceived ills under Gov. Pat Quinn and the state's Democratic legislative leadership.
Dig a bit deeper and they'll each cite the...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:17 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE – Dillard may have a new starting quarterback when it plays next at Stephenville (Texas) on Sept. 14.
The Panthers, who have a bye this week, also now have a competition for the QB job between senior Bud Martin and junior Jason...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Get a free deluxe sample with a month supply of GinZing Eye Cream from Origins with a Facebook offer. No purchase is required
Visit the brand's fan page to claim the offer at Origins retail stores in Town Center at Boca Raton and Aventura or...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:49 AM
(AP) - A federal judge has found in favor of a Kansas abortion opponent accused of sending a threatening letter to a Wichita doctor who was training to offer abortion services.
U.S. District Judge J. Thomas Marten summarily ruled Thursday that...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 6:24 PM
HOOVER, Ala. — Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has not played a single down of the 2013 college football season but may have already cost himself a chance at back-to-back Heismans.
In a matter of months, Johnny Football has transformed to...