| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:28 AM
Here's a story that illustrates why good driving skills are so essential.
When a Key Largo couple was mistakenly shipped 11-pounds of pot to their rental home in Louisiana, they stuck the unopened luggage in their trunk and decided to deal with the...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 6:12 PM
'Going Dark' By James W. Hall. Minotaur, 320 pages, $25.99
Fatherhood has not come easily to Thorn, the taciturn hero making his 13th appearance in James W. Hall's series.
Still, it's easy to cut the Key Largo loner a break. Thorn only recently...
| Nov 22, 2013
In August 2012, Mark Widick, an ear, nose and throat doctor, dove 70 feet deep off the Key Largo coast with a digital Hasselblad camera and photographed his diving buddies: the aquanauts of the NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) program....
| Dec 21, 2013
| 11:19 AM
TALLAHASSEE — Florida Democrats are banking on the 50th anniversary of the federal Civil Rights Act to breathe new life into an array of roadblocked social issues in the Capitol, dealing with immigrant children, gays, felons and even pregnant women....
| Dec 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
WASHINGTON — An important resource for first-time home buyers and others who find themselves in unfair competition with deep-pocket investors bearing cash just got better: The two biggest players in the mortgage market, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac,...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 3:29 PM
"Downton Abbey" won't be back until Jan. 5, but PBS is teasing us in December with "Return to Downton Abbey," a special about the first three seasons airing Dec. 1.
A few new series and miniseries will premiere this December among all the holiday...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 4:47 AM
Shane Everett Earp allegedly called 911 to report that his home had been burglarized, according to a news release from the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
The 40-year-old Key Largo man told dispatchers that an anonymous caller had contacted him about...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Brenda Heist wanted to run away from life. Naturally, she went to Key West, Fla.
The first time I was down there, I saw a highway sign that, for me, perfectly captured the meaning of that place. North, it said, with an arrow pointing the way.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:27 PM
As an actor, Harry Lewis took second billing to the likes of Humphrey Bogart and Edward G. Robinson, most notably in the 1948 film noir "Key Largo."
But he found his own starring role as a Los Angeles restaurateur who helped usher in the concept of...
| Nov 23, 2012
Connie Wald, an elegant matriarch of old Hollywood known for the low-key dinner parties she held for friends like Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Fred Astaire and Audrey Hepburn, died of natural causes Nov. 10 at her Beverly Hills home. She was 96.
| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:45 AM
KEY WEST, Fla (Reuters) - The Florida Keys are the end of the road, where the legendary U.S. Route 1 stops for the ocean at mile zero, a classic American road trip.
For many, it did end here, a place where ships crashed and wreckers saved sailors and...