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Hyde: It’s Kansas City vs. San Francisco in a Super Bowl matchup South Florida can survive | Commentary

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 21:07

Super Bowl tickets got punched Sunday and — smiles, everyone — it’s time to start playing the act of the happy host. You can do so with minimal faking, too, South Florida.

Former Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill didn’t advance to the Feb. 2 game at Hard Rock Stadium to make us question...

Heat open second half of season with 107-102 loss to Spurs

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 18:05

As was the case with their losses against the Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks, the Miami Heat’s play in crunch time in San Antonio left more to be desired.

Maybe it was getting a couple of their 3-pointers to fall late, with the Heat missing all seven of their attempts from deep in the final...

Prince Harry said he found ‘no other option’ but to cut royal ties

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 17:55

Prince Harry said Sunday that he felt “great sadness” but found “no other option” to cutting almost all of his and his wife Meghan’s royal ties in the hopes of achieving a more peaceful life.

The comments were Harry’s first public remarks since his split from the royal family was announced earlier...

Trump defenders push ‘no crime’ as Democrats seek removal

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 17:01

President Donald Trump’s lawyers on Sunday previewed their impeachment defense with the questionable assertion that the charges against him are invalid, adopting a position rejected by Democrats as “nonsense” as both sides sharpened their arguments for trial.

“Criminal-like conduct is required,”...

Two found dead in smoke-filled Lauderhill home

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 16:01

A man and a woman were found dead in a Lauderhill home by firefighters on Sunday afternoon, according to the Lauderhill Fire Rescue.

A spokesman for the Lauderhill Fire Rescue said they received a call about a fire at 3:30 p.m. Sunday and responded to a home in the 5400 block of Northwest 16th...

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk ‘super fired up’ after successful launch - and destruction - of Falcon 9 rocket

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 11:02

Calling it a “picture-perfect mission,” SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on Sunday celebrated the successful launch and destruction of a Falcon 9 rocket that safely jettisoned a Crew Dragon capsule into the Atlantic Ocean.

The launch was a major step toward the return of human spaceflight from U.S. soil, something...

As nation prepares for Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, many fear deepening racial divisions in U.S.

Sun, 01/19/2020 - 10:51

To commemorate the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Nicholas Thomas and more than 100 other volunteers will board up vacant houses, install school safety signs and make other improvements to a Detroit neighborhood. Their mission is to celebrate King’s legacy by being good neighbors and helping lift...

30 firefighters tackle blaze that destroys empty home in Deerfield Beach

Sat, 01/18/2020 - 19:04

A dramatic blaze destroyed an unoccupied home in the College Park neighborhood of Deerfield Beach early Saturday evening.

Nearly 30 firefighters arrived at about 6 p.m. to find the small house fully engulfed, with flames shooting out of nearly every window, according to a news release by Broward...

Kiss Country's Chili Cookoff reels in a sea of country music fans

Sat, 01/18/2020 - 17:30

The 35th Annual KISS COUNTRY 99.9 CHILI COOKOFF featuring musical performances by Kane Brown and more.

We’re living in a subscriptions world. Here’s how to navigate it.

Sat, 01/18/2020 - 13:12

Nowadays we don’t really buy things. We just subscribe to online services.

And how can we resist? The streaming revolution has brought us vast amounts of video and music entertainment at the click of a button. In an era of cloud storage, where we store our data on remote computer servers, tech...

Knife-wielding woman shot at nightclub, police say

Sat, 01/18/2020 - 12:43

A woman was shot after attacking a nightclub owner with a knife, Fort Lauderdale police said.

It happened about 10 p.m. Friday at 905 N.E. Fifth St., said Detective Tracy Figone.

The woman was taken to a hospital and treated for a single gunshot wound, Ficone said.

It was not immediately known...

Man charged with attempted murder after shooting at 4 women

Sat, 01/18/2020 - 11:00

A 58-year-old Fort Lauderdale man is in even bigger trouble following an October shooting involving four women.

Jean Wesley Dormeus is charged with attempted murder for chasing the four women and firing several shots at them during an argument, court records show.

He surrendered Friday and was...

Pink palace: Inter Miami FC reveals colorful seats at its stadium in Fort Lauderdale | VIDEO

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 22:17

The newest pro sport in town keeps building its Miami Vice look at its nearly finished stadium in the center of Broward County.

Inter Miami FC, the newest entrant into Major League Soccer, unveiled a video that showed seats in the team’s colors of pink, gray, white and black being installed at...

Burlington, more big-name retailers and apartments coming to Pompano Beach mall | Doreen’s Deals

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 15:50

The Pompano Citi Centre will become even more of a bargain hunter’s paradise when Burlington, TJ Maxx and Five Below move into the empty Sears space this fall.

I’m a frequent shopper at the open-air mall, and when Macy’s announced it would close its long-time department store, I began to wonder...

Royal Caribbean says video shows grandfather knew window was open before dropping toddler to death

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 15:00

In the civil wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of an 18-month-old girl who fell to her death on board Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas last year, the parent company of the cruise line filed court documents with video showing the moments leading up to her death.

Attorneys for Royal Caribbean...

Holy Mackerel! Something fishy brewing at Old Florida Seafood House

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 13:27

Under the twinkling fluorescent glow of market lights, DJs spun music and VIP drinkers tipped back their first glasses of suds during an early preview of Holy Mackerel Small Batch Beers, Wilton Manors’ first brewery.

For a taproom not scheduled to open for another two weeks, Holy Mackerel, at 1414...

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