| Nov 14, 2014
| 9:49 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE — Advancing to the North American Soccer League championship seems a bit remarkable.
Among the mix foreign and American players there's a unique commonality and possible reason why the Fort Lauderdale Strikers are unbeaten in their...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 6:51 AM
With momentum growing for greater protection of Florida springs, more than a half-dozen environmental groups started the new year by announcing their formation of the Florida Springs Council.
The council will pursue legislation, legal options and public...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 1:08 PM
On cable news channels and online news sites, the political talk this week is dominated by Floridians who'd like to be president: Former Gov. Jeb Bush, who already is running, and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, who's fueling talk about a candidacy as his latest...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 7:51 PM
MIAMI — Traveling during the holidays can be complicated. Even for a nationally-ranked college football team set to arrive on private planes at a private gate.
After multiple delays, the Mississippi State football team finally reached South...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 9:32 PM
MIAMI SHORES — Only two teams have broken the 200-yard rushing barrier against Mississippi State all season.
No. 7 Mississippi State (10-2) entered Saturday's practice at Barry University days away from its Capital One Orange Bowl date against No....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 3:30 PM
GAINESVILLE — Few programs in college basketball have won as consistently as coach Billy Donovan's Florida Gators.
Last season was one of the Gators' best seasons yet. UF reeled off a school-record 30 straight wins to reach the Final Four —...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:11 AM
It's hard to set the stage for a stranger election: The race has already been on the ballot, it's been postponed twice, and, inexplicably, it's on a Thursday.
The Broward District 2 race, a five-way Democrat contest that's ensnared in litigation, will...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 12:03 PM
The world is scrambling to control the Ebola epidemic. Daily we hear about quarantines, possible outbreaks, governmental interventions and the death toll, which is now estimated to be nearly 6,000. Researchers are rushing to develop effective vaccines....
| Nov 14, 2014
| 5:07 PM
The Florida Gators got the message from coach Billy Donovan.
Donovan has been unhappy with his team's defense in recent weeks. On Friday night, the 7th-ranked Gators responded.
Riding a strong defensive effort spearheaded by sophomore point guard...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 8:56 PM
The tragic shooting last month at Seattle high school reignited public conversations about the factors that prompt young people to commit mass murders on school grounds.
As usual, these conversations are largely focused on access to guns and school...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Mort Laitner, 65, of Cooper City, was deeply influenced by his father's life as a Holocaust survivor.
In his new book, "A Hebraic Obsession," Mort takes the World War II Holocaust experiences of his father (Dr. Wolf Laitner), and the arduous process...