| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:48 AM
As Israel's defense forces began day 15 of Operation Protective Edge, more than 500 people, many with checkbooks in hand, filled an auditorium in Davie to raise money for the Jewish Federation of Broward County's Israel Emergency Campaign.
| Jul 18, 2014
| 2:19 PM
A Broward County teacher fired for allowing her daughter to be beaten with an extension cord may get her job back.
An administrative law judge ruled this week that while Serena Jones' actions are "inconsistent with the standards of public conscience...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:35 AM
College isn't just a place to get an education. It also can be a place to get a great deal.
South Florida's colleges and universities offer many freebies and deeply discounted services, including classes, cultural events and gourmet meals.
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:14 AM
John Walsh stresses that his new series, CNN's "The Hunt," will be different from "America's Most Wanted."
"It's going to be the same mission to get the worst of the worst off the street," Walsh said in a phone interview. "It's not going to be as...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:06 AM
Michael Simons was done with football.
After his sophomore year at Central Connecticut State, Simons dropped out of school and returned home to deal with personal and family issues.
Five years later, he is a starting guard for the Orlando Predators...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Broward County property values exceeded expectations this year, rising 7.2 percent, another sign of the rebounding real estate market.
Broward Property Appraiser Lori Parrish released the annual tax roll Friday, posting the third straight increase after...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Best Summer Weekend Escapes, according to a vote of readers at USA Today's 10 Best site (tinyurl.com/o273lva):
1. Saugatuck, Mich.
2. Granbury, Texas
3. Sedona, Ariz.
4. Dahlonega, Ga.
5. Hollywood, Fla.
6. Galveston, Texas
| May 31, 2014
A frequent lottery player who says she "had a dream about winning" cashed her $47 million ticket Friday.
Germana Sodre, 47, of Hollywood, claimed the Florida Lotto jackpot from the drawing held on May 21. She chose to receive her winnings as a lump-...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 8:15 PM
Florida's ban on same-sex marriage is under attack in multiple courtrooms, a fight that's spilling out onto the 2014 campaign trail.
Advocates of same-sex marriage are convinced it's a matter of when — not if — gay marriage becomes legal...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Fort Lauderdale-based Valley Bank opened Monday as part of Landmark Bank after regulators closed the troubled bank after office hours Friday.
Valley Bank, with branches in Hollywood and Davie and two in Fort Lauderdale, was the first South Florida...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 11:58 AM
When the suspect in the 2006 rape of a then-13-year-old girl appeared in a Broward court Friday morning, a judge asked why it took eight years for DNA evidence to be tested.
That afternoon, Hollywood Police said the rape kit in the case against Lee...