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Tropical wave moving west toward United States has 40% chance of developing

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 16:53

A tropical wave in the eastern Atlantic Ocean is moving toward the United States and has a 40% chance of developing early next week, according to the National Hurricane Center.

Publix decides not to vaccinate kids under 5 ‘at this time’

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 15:54

Florida's major grocery chain said that it will not be supplying vaccines to young children days after Florida became the only state not to preorder vaccines for the age group.

Son charged in stabbing death of father

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 15:47

A Plantation man is charged in the stabbing death of his father at the home where they both lived, police say.

Sentencing the Parkland killer | Day 22

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 15:12

Here’s what you need to know from Day 22 of the Parkland school shooter’s trial.

Special Olympics to apologize to athletes for COVID vaccine mandate, DeSantis says

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 14:50

Gov. Ron DeSantis has dropped a $27.5 million fine against Special Olympics over vaccine mandates, but the charity could pay in other ways.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs bill expanding Alzheimer’s funding and research

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 14:21

Gov. Ron DeSantis signed SB 806 Thursday, which establishes the Ramping up Education of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia for You (READY) Act

Most of Broward’s cities have local elections this year. Here’s who wants your vote.

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 14:21

Residents in most of Broward cities will head to the polls in November to chose their local leaders who are the final say on issues ranging from property tax rates, pothole repairs and how your money gets spent.

Broward firefighter-paramedic accused of defrauding county aviation department through car parking vouchers

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 13:44

A Broward firefighter-paramedic was arrested on grand theft and fraud charges related to parking vouchers used for a personal car-sharing service.

DeSantis praises Supreme Court decision striking down New York’s gun law

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 12:57

Gov. Ron DeSantis said Thursday he applauds the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that essentially struck down New York's handgun-licensing law.

July 4 in South Florida: Plan for patriotic parties, parades and fireworks shows

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:26

A look at events taking place throughout Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties on July 4.

Judge approves $1 billion deal in deadly Florida condo collapse

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 08:11

A judge has given final approval to a settlement of more than $1 billion for victims of the collapse of a Florida beachfront condominium

Raises on the way for over-worked Broward 911 operators

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 18:12

Raises are on the way to the over-worked 911 communication operators in Broward County after a record number of people voted in a landslide victory to ratify a union contract tied to the raises.

Largest Burmese python ever found in Florida weighed 215 pounds and was 18 feet long | Video

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 17:03

A team led by Parkland native Ian Bartoszek trapped the heaviest python ever recorded in Florida. Here’s how they did it and why it matters.

Feds indict Andrew Gillum on conspiracy, campaign fraud charges

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 16:34

Andrew Gillum, who narrowly lost to Ron DeSantis in 2018, was indicted on conspiracy and campaign fraud charges.

Controversy, open races bring numerous candidates to Broward School Board races

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 16:22

There are 22 candidates vying for six available seats — three of which are guaranteed to go to a newcomer. Issues such as school closures and mask mandates energized many parents during the pandemic and hot button issues such as critical race theory and restrictions on LGBTQ content have motivated many conservative parents statewide to run for school board.

Sentencing the Parkland killer | Day 21

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 15:08

Here’s what you need to know from Day 21 of the Parkland school shooter’s trial.

Mexico scientist gets 4 years for spying for Russia in Miami

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 14:11

A prominent Mexican scientist who led a double life with two families on separate continents and was co-opted by Russian agents into surveilling a U.S. government informant residing in Miami has been sentenced to four years and one day in federal prison.

Man arrested for battery on senior citizen had been facing previous hate crime charge

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 13:28

A man was arrested in Pembroke Pines last week for battery on a senior citizen. The suspect was arrested April in Fort Lauderdale for a battery considered to be a hate crime.

Broward sheriff makes first public comments about the prospect of no longer being a certified cop

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 13:26

Broward Sheriff Gregory Tony made his first public comments regarding the possibility he’ll lose his law enforcement license; “On my driver’s license applications I’ve said ‘yes’ a few times, I’ve omitted and missed one or two here and there. ... I’m actually happy this is coming to an end.”

Suspect in Pompano Beach triple shooting dies in separate shooting before he could be arrested in murder

Wed, 06/22/2022 - 13:00

A man suspected of killing a 20-year-old woman in Pompano Beach in a triple shooting at a gas station last year died before he could be arrested, so the case was closed by the Broward Sheriff's Office.

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