| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Stand-your-ground laws that allow a person who believes he is in danger to use deadly force in self-defense "sow dangerous conflict" and need to be reassessed, Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday in assailing the statutes that exist in many states....
| Jul 12, 2013
| 8:22 AM
He had me at the itinerary.
Even though Philip Caputo sets up a far-reaching, serious justification for his new book, "The Longest Road," you can't help but get as excited as he seems to be by the basic premise.
| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:13 AM
New Smyrna Beach (1-1) has a formidable task in a Saturday night football game in New Jersey against a team ranked No. 1 in that state, St. Joseph Regional (1-0).
The Green Knights opened with a 42-14 rout of nationally ranked D.C. area power DeMatha...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:34 AM
Whole Foods Market has tapped a Boca Raton advertising and digital agency to lead online marketing efforts for its 20 Florida region stores.
Battle Medialab will be responsible for strategizing, creating, implementing and managing online marketing for...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:39 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Florida lobbyists have enjoyed little scrutiny in reporting what they’re paid to ply their trade with lawmakers and governors since a law was enacted seven years ago requiring the public disclosure. That free ride may be coming...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 8:58 PM
Lake City Columbia defensive back and Florida State commit Trey Marshall is recovering after undergoing emergency surgery on a ruptured stomach he sustained during a contest against Tallahassee Lincoln.
The Gainesville Sun reports that Marshall (5-11,...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Campus leaders at Florida State University are responding to a racist comment posted to the mobile video-sharing app Vine.
The six-second video came from the Vine account of FSU student Mandy Thurston and showed a group of students outside the Oglesby...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:02 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Kids and teens with asthma and type 1 diabetes often don't take their medication as prescribed, and those that skip doses are more likely to end up in the emergency room, according to a new review.
More than half of children...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:31 PM
It was McCay Vernon, a former Baltimore-area psychology professor, who put to rest a myth that caused incalculable damage to deaf people over the centuries.
Dr. Vernon, who was known as "Mac," proved that intelligence is distributed as equitably among...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:50 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Good morning and happy Wednesday.
Here's what we're reading this morning.
* The Orlando Sentinel looks at mental health issues.
* Sun Sentinel reports that FPL is strengthening its systems against flooding, having learned some...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:14 AM
There's a new phone application that connects South Florida couples with restaurant deals for date nights.
It's called "Date Night Florida," and it's aimed at helping couples enjoy some one-on-one bonding time.
"It's a really fun innovative way to...