| Nov 27, 2013
There was nothing funny about Saturday's blog post by Scott Adams, creator of the "Dilbert" comic strip.
"I hope my father dies soon," it began. "And while I'm at it, I might want you to die a painful death too."
The 600-word essay was a raw,...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Wednesday's print column There was nothing funny about Saturday’s blog post by author Scott Adams, creator of the “Dilbert” comic strip.. “I hope my father dies soon,” it began. “And while I'm at it, I might want you to...
| Nov 26, 2013
Whatever you think about the potential evils of carbohydrates, most people agree that they're tough to kick. Between cookie cravings, the lure of comforting pastas and the discovery that your fruit salad is a carb bonanza, it's no wonder many people throw...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 3:36 AM
Yo, dude, didn't your mom ever tell you about this adage: You snooze, you lose.
And now charges suggest you're a member of the 3M Club: Busted with marijuana, morphine and MDMA.
Deputies near Daytona Beach said they found a Miami man, identified as...
| Nov 24, 2013
Attorney General Pam Bondi is alarmed the proposed medical marijuana amendment would give doctors unrestrained discretion to prescribe marijuana for any condition.
But doctors already have that discretion for morphine and Oxycotin — equivalents...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Deputies patrolling near Daytona Beach early Friday said they found a Miami man passed out in his running car with drugs sitting in his lap.
Maurice McDuffy, 35, was slumped over behind the wheel of his car on Eighth Street near Daytona's Last Call when...
| Nov 9, 2013
Most of the mail that crosses my desk deals with politics, policy and other largely impersonal subjects. Occasionally, readers will tell their own deeply personal stories as a way to inform a discussion. Several did just that in response to Steve Lopez'...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Police are questioning a person of interest in the shooting of a 6-year-old boy, who was hit in the chest on his way to a tutoring class with his two brothers in the Gage Park neighborhood.
Detectives were seeking a second person in the shooting,...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:33 PM
I keep waiting for the news that prosecutors in Pennsylvania have come to their senses and dropped criminal charges against Barbara Mancini.
But so far, that hasn't happened, which means the Philadelphia resident, an emergency room nurse, may soon be on...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:22 PM
There's a question that continues to surface in the case of Barbara Mancini, the Philladelphia nurse charged with assisted suicide for giving morphine to her 93-year-old, terminally ill father: Why is the Attorney General's Office investing its...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:05 AM
An Aberdeen man who pleaded guilty to distribution of LSD and possession of with intent to distribute Ketamine is headed to prison.
On the LSD charge, Steven M. Larson, 26, was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in prison with three years suspended...