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  • OIG says Deerfield Beach Mayor Robb misused her position five times

    OIG says Deerfield Beach Mayor Robb misused her position five times
    There’s finally a development in the Broward County Office of the Inspector General investigation into Deerfield Beach Mayor Jean Robb. The office sent out a preliminary report to Robb and the city of Deerfield Beach on Thursday. It points out...
  • Where does Jerry Brown stand on ethics reforms?

    One thumb up for Gov. Jerry Brown. And the other thumb down. The governor signed a bill inserting a smidgen of sense in California's oft-abused ballot initiative system. Excellent. But he vetoed legislation imposing sensible ethics rules on Capitol...
  • Do what's right: Vote no on term limits, nonpartisan races

    During the past several months, the Orange County Board of County Commissioners has discussed the merits and adopted an ordinance that would propose an amendment to the County Charter creating term limits and nonpartisan elections for county...
  • Orioles front office relies on old-school scouts and cutting-edge statistics

    Orioles front office relies on old-school scouts and cutting-edge statistics
    When Orioles catcher Matt Wieters went down for the season with an elbow injury in May, baseball savants were ready to throw dirt on the team's chances. The three-time All-Star not only played a key position, he was a crucial part of the team leadership....
  • When interests overlap for Durbin, lobbyist wife

    When interests overlap for Durbin, lobbyist wife
    Sen. Dick Durbin has long said that he and his wife, Loretta, an Illinois lobbyist, take pains to separate their work and avoid conflicts of interest. But a Tribune investigation has found instances in which Loretta Durbin's clients have received...
  • Dolphins' Mike Wallace more than just a deep threat

    Dolphins' Mike Wallace more than just a deep threat
     DAVIE – Not long ago a national TV network was showing Dolphins highlights when wide receiver Mike Wallace caught a short pass.  “Hey!” the analyst remarked. “Something other than a deep ball for Mike Wallace!”  That...
  • Ethics Commission considers adding fines for frivolous complaints

    Ethics Commission considers adding fines for frivolous complaints
    Imposing penalties for filing frivolous ethics complaints could be one of the enforcement changes considered by Palm Beach County's Ethics Commission. The Palm Beach County League of Cities on Thursday called for the watchdog board to add a fine or...
  • Tests show Jahi McMath has brain activity, lawyer says

    An attorney for Jahi McMath said Thursday that new diagnostic tests indicate the girl deemed brain-dead after a tonsillectomy last December is showing evidence of brain activity. Chris Dolan held a news conference to disclose testing results that he...
  • What doctors really make

    What doctors really make
    The federal Physician Payment Sunshine Act requires health care companies to disclose the payments they make to doctors who use or help to develop their products. This was a valuable provision in the Affordable Care Act. Patients should know if docs who...
  • Amy Landecker proud of her slow, steady career evolution

    Amy Landecker proud of her slow, steady career evolution
    Welcome to Questions of Characters, the column that puts a name to some of the most familiar faces in movies, on television, the stage and commercials who either hail from Chicago or have spent enough time here to consider it home. Name: Amy Landecker...
  • Howell: "I'm obviously disturbed." Bolling: "something we need to look at."

    Former Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling had this to say this morning about McAuliffe Chief of Staff Paul Reagan's overtures to then state Sen. Phil Puckett: “I was disappointed to see this story. It’s clear that Mr. Reagan made a mistake in...