| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:49 PM
RICHMOND – Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Monday proposed a pilot program to expand Medicaid health coverage for the poor for at least two years.
The governor pushed his proposal as a potential break in a logjam on the divisive issue, but it didn't...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Acting on a tip, police say they busted a meth lab at a home near LaGrange and arrested a man already on electronic monitoring for running a lab last summer.
Daniel Kowalski, 21, was charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance,...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Two halves of the same turtle's arm bone were discovered almost 200 years apart, according to a new study.
A fossil miracle? Totally.
"When two pieces of a fossil fit together, they fit perfectly like a puzzle piece," said Jason Schein, an...
| Mar 27, 2014
Jack Train, a managerial mastermind who ran one of Chicago's major architectural firms and had a hand in some of the most revered postwar buildings designed here, died Monday, March 17, at his home in Barrington.
Mr. Train was 91. The cause of death was...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 11:29 AM
A local tech guru with an impressive track record is working on a mysterious new consumer product in Hollywood.
Rony Abovitz, former chief visionary officer and co-founder of Davie-based Mako Surgical Corp. — which recently sold for $1.65...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 12:25 PM
From a comfortable high heel and an odor-free toilet, South Florida entrepreneurs gave their pitches this week to potential investors at the Startup Expo in Boca Raton.
About 300 people — 20-somethings to 70-somethings — attended the...
| Feb 22, 2014
In the fall of 2012, Broward County became an official "Six Pillars" community, setting out a growth strategy for the next two decades as the county's population of 1.8 million is expected to grow further.
On Friday, Broward leaders reported the...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 3:39 AM
On the face of it, the fact that the Broward School District even has to consider a policy banning drivers from using their cell phones while on school grounds is absurd.
You’d think that parents, in particular, innately know that they...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Michael Bloomberg is one of those 1-percenters who gives his caste a good name. When he really believes in a cause, he ponies up real cash to back up his words.
Unlike the Koch brothers, Bloomberg’s efforts to influence public policy are not...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 8:33 PM
Nova Southeastern University is expanding its role in research, building a new $80 million facility that could boost South Florida's efforts to become a hub for studies of cancer, heart disease and other problems.
The Center for Collaborative Research,...
| Apr 25, 2014
Miramar commissioners recently agreed to shuffle federal funds to upgrade Lakeshore Park and boost its residential rehabilitation program.
The community development block grant funds were shifted from two projects: another park renovation and a...