| Aug 12, 2014
| 3:48 PM
In an effort to train toddlers to value outdoor play over TV time, and skim milk over chocolate, Broward County is poised to pass a sweeping new child-care law.
Day care operators will be forced to pull the plug on electronic media and offer healthier...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Gas prices have dipped for more than 40 straight days in the U.S. southeast and should continue to fall this week, thanks in part to growing oil supplies in the United States, travel club AAA said.
On Monday, the price of regular gas averaged...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 3:23 PM
UberX, the controversial ride-share service, has launched in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach.
The company previously launched in Miami where officials ticketed drivers and impounded vehicles associated with the app. Miami-Dade County requires that...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:36 PM
In coming months, Spirit Airlines flight attendants will have another chance to vote on a new tentative contract agreement reached with management on Thursday.
In February, the unionized flight attendants rejected an earlier tentative agreement reached...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:57 AM
Frontier Airlines plans to launch flights from West Palm Beach to Denver, Colo., Trenton, N.J. and Washington Dulles later this year as part of a 10-city network expansion, the low-cost carrier announced late Tuesday.
The new flights between West Palm...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Frontier Airlines plans to launch new service from West Palm Beach to Denver, Washington D.C. and Trenton, N.J. later this year as part of 10 new routes announced Wednesday.
The new nonstop flights between Palm Beach International Airport and Denver...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:20 PM
An Allegiant Air flight departing Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Monday afternoon en route to Asheville, N.C. was forced to make an emergency landing at St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport.
The MD-80 aircraft with 144 passengers...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Do you live in one of the 13 districts served by the Broward Sheriff's Office and Fire Rescue, or interact with deputies at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Port Everglades or the county courthouses?
BSO wants to hear from you. It's...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Copa Airlines opened up another gateway to Latin America on Friday with the launch of nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale and Panama City, Panama.
The Panamanian carrier inaugurated the new route from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Where others see a new runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Dawn Roe sees a mountain, and to her the dirt that created it is a lunar landscape.
The Winter Park artist hopes that through her photos and videos, others will perceive...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 3:11 PM
— A 38-year-old homeless man who has lived on South Florida streets for more than a decade was yanked from obscurity when an off-duty Broward Sheriff's deputy saved him from being mugged.
After he was interviewed on television, relatives and high...