| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:37 AM
Each week The Sun's John McIntyre presents a relatively obscure but evocative word with which you may not be familiar, another brick to add to the wall of your vocabulary. This week's word:
Yes, this week it's a proper noun, and one that is...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 8:00 AM
A service dog named Gracie helped Catherine Pusateri walk several blocks from their Oakland apartment Friday morning to the funeral service for a Pittsburgh police dog that was killed on duty last week.
They came so that one working dog could pay...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Pennsylvania is in the midst of an "alarming" surge of cheap, potent heroin that caused a rash of deaths in the western part of the state last month, state health officials say.
Tainted, high-potency heroin killed at least 22 people in the Pittsburgh...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:18 PM
FSU hauled in the No. 4 recruiting class in country, according to 247sports.com.
Here's a closer look at the key players in the Seminoles' 2014 recruiting class.
FIVE IMPACT PLAYERS
• Dalvin Cook, RB, 6-0, 205, Miami/Central
Top prospect in...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Por Aurelio Moreno/El Sentinel
MIAMI --- Con la participación de “ocho grandes” del fútbol europeo, incluyendo al Real Madrid de España, los ingleses Manchester City y Unitedl; y el italiano AC Milan, regresa este verano a Estados Unidos el...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Drug dealers are lacing heroin with the potent painkiller fentanyl, creating a deadly cocktail that is killing unknowing users — sometimes within minutes of use.
The drug combination has killed dozens of people in several states, prompting law...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Pittsburgh police arrested a McDonald's employee, accusing her of selling heroin through a Happy Meal boxes at drive-thru windows.
Those interested in buying used the code: "I'd like to order a toy," police said.
Police arrested Shantia Dennis, 26,...
| Dec 23, 2013
Florida Prospects Christmas Holiday Tournament – Platinum Division at Dr. Phillips (December 26-28)
Admission: $8 per game; $12 per day
Thursday – Gm 1) Lake Worth vs. Boca Raton Grandview Prep, 3 p.m.; Gm 2) St. Augustine vs. Coral Springs...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Director Antoine Fuqua was born in Pittsburgh, Penn., on this date in 1966. This birthday guy has directed such films as "Olympus Has Fallen," "Brooklyn's Finest" and "Training Day." Before moving into films, Fuqua directed music videos...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 4:22 AM
Five months after leaving her seat as one of the founding hosts of ABC-TV’s daytime talk show “The View,” Joy Behar says one of her biggest surprises is that she doesn’t have to have every moment of her life scheduled.......
| Jan 14, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Jeremy Pruitt might have a black mark beside his name for some Florida State fans after the defensive coordinator left the Seminoles on Tuesday for a similar position at Georgia.
That's not the case for 2014 FSU commit Blake McClain, a defensive end...