| Dec 16, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Making plain what he has vaguely hinted, Jeb Bush instantly scrambled the still-early 2016 presidential race Tuesday by announcing he would form a political action committee allowing him to explore a possible White House bid.
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:54 PM
Jeb Bush announced last weekend that he is releasing 250,000 emails from his two terms as Florida's governor. North Korean hackers may be dismayed that he beat them to it, but Bush 2016 boosters are happy. This move, along with a planned e-book...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Only two months ago, many Americans were gripped by fear of the uncontrollable spread of an apparently incurable disease that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention projected could strike 1.4 million people in West Africa...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 6:52 AM
Jeb Bush will have several obstacles to overcome as he “explores” a bid for the presidency in 2016.
The right wing loonies, of course, think Bush is too sane for them. They simply don’t think he’s conservative enough. I guess...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Jeb Bush is off and running. He announced this week that he would "actively explore" a 2016 presidential run. He also promised to release emails from his days as Florida's governor. He quit a lucrative financial adviser gig at a British bank and stopped...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:47 PM
In 1947, U.S. historian Wilfred E. Binkley took stock of the 13 men who had been president since the end of the Civil War and reached a stark conclusion: Governorship was “a training school for successful presidents.” The seven ex-governors on...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 4:14 PM
In "Back to the Future Part II," the popular science fiction comedy of 1989, Doc Brown, the verbose inventor played by Christopher Lloyd, and Marty McFly, played by Michael J. Fox, travel forward in time to try to keep Marty's future son from going to...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 4:00 AM
The New Year brings a great many revered traditions: fitness resolutions, "Auld Lang Syne," the descent of the crystal ball in Times Square.
That list does not include, at least for most people, the onrush of the next presidential campaign. Even so,...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 4:55 AM
As 2014 winds to an end, it's time to test your memory and see if you were paying attention to the passing parade of pop culture.
See how you do.
Challenge your friends.
And always pay attention to pop culture. (To take the quiz interactively, click...
| Dec 29, 2014
Reading all these year-in-review recaps has left me a little groggy, so forgive me if my own look at 2014's top stories veers in and out of reality.
Phillies announce that Chris Wheeler and Sarge Matthews will be leaving the broadcast booth...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 11:19 AM
Promotions, hiring and recognition at South Florida employers.
Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association, Broward chapter installed its officers and board of directors for 2015. The officers are 2015 president,Eduardo Fernandez, Sonesta...