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Woman in critical condition after being attacked by one of her dogs in Lauderhill

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 20:29:00 PST

A woman mauled by one of her dogs inside a Lauderhill apartment was dragged out by first responders after an officer shot at the dog they found on top of her, authorities said.

The woman's nephew called for help around 5 p.m. Monday when he came home and found the woman on the ground with at least...

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Trial opens in 2015 slaying of FAU student

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 16:04:00 PST

Almost a year after Florida Atlantic University sophomore Nicholas Acosta was robbed and shot to death off-campus in Boca Raton, a trial began Monday for a classmate accused of fully participating in the crimes.

Prosecutors say Donovan Malik Henry, 19, of Miramar, then a FAU freshman and soccer...

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Pembroke Pines man charged with DUI fled Sunday night crash, authorities say

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 13:50:04 PST

After a three-vehicle crash Sunday night in Tamarac, authorities said Michael Doheny was the only driver who left a car without help from first responders.

He didn't stick around, according to a probable cause affidavit, and instead led deputies on a foot chase before he was arrested.

Broward deputies...

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Hallandale cops won't be charged in fatal shooting

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 15:24:21 PST

Three Hallandale Beach police officers who fatally shot a man accused of shoplifting and armed robbery will not face criminal charges, a Broward County grand jury has decided.

"It was taken to the grand jury, and it was determined the officers were justified in their actions," Hallandale Beach Police...

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Panthers battle back but fall 4-3 in OT to Bruins

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 20:12:00 PST

It wasn't quite the homecoming that recently anointed coach Tom Rowe and several of his players with Boston roots were looking for.

But it could've been worse.

The Panthers trailed three times and three times they battled back, including with 1:29 left in regulation when with goalie Roberto Luongo...

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Broward Republicans split over new officers, elect divided leadership group

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 20:12:00 PST

The Broward Republican Party elected a deeply divided leadership team Monday night, narrowly re-electing its two top officers and adding two critics of the way the party operates to their ranks. The splintered group is now tasked with shepherding local Republicans through the 2018 elections.

The...

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Pulse nightclub owner says she won't sell to city

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 15:26:00 PST

The city of Orlando’s deal to buy Pulse fell through on Monday, when owner Barbara Poma said she could not bring herself to sell the nightclub she founded in memory of her brother.Clutching her husband’s hand for support, Barbara Poma told reporters during a news conference outside the club that...

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Murder victim’s son, injured in her attack, dies after 23 years confined to bed

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 12:33:00 PST

After a newly freed prisoner brutally stabbed a pregnant teenager in 1993, doctors rushed to save her unborn son.

The boy lived but suffered brain damage and never walked or talked. He spent his days confined to his bed in his grandmother's home, using tubes to help him breathe and eat.

Julius...

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Man accused of running drug lab out of a Miami-Dade house faces judge, report says

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 15:16:00 PST

A South Florida man accused of running a drug lab out of a Southwest Miami-Dade house appeared in bond court on Monday.

According to WSVN, FBI investigators arrested DuPont, 45, and 29-year-old Tyree Shawon Tyson after they found carfentanil, a synthetic drug more powerful than heroin, in their...

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Recall issued for more than 1.9 million pounds of ready-to-eat chicken products

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 12:30:00 PST

Nearly 2 million pounds of ready-to-eat chicken products from National Steak and Poultry are being recalled after some of the products appeared to be undercooked, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Sunday.

The department said the possible undercooking...

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Biden in 2020? With a smile, he says he's not ruling it out

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 17:00:00 PST

You heard it here first, more than a month before Donald Trump even enters the White House: Joe Biden says he's running for president in 2020 — maybe.

The departing 74-year-old vice president said it with a slight smile on his face. Given a chance to walk it back, he did — but only a bit.

Biden was...

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Report: Couple arrested with thousands of grams of marijuana, hash oil

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 17:07:00 PST

The Palm Beach Post is reporting that a West Palm Beach couple were arrested after thousands of grams of hash oil and marijuana was found in their home.

According to the paper, Stephanie Tart and Paul Sakoff face charges of possession, production and intent to sell marijuana.

Additionally, stacks...

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Trump not saying what he'll do about Dakota Access pipeline as protesters vow to stay

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 16:04:00 PST

Industry leaders are urging President-elect Donald Trump to make approval of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline a "top priority" when he takes office next month, while opponents who have protested the project for months are vowing to stay put on their sprawling North Dakota encampment despite...

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Man told police he was armed to save child sex slaves, left D.C. pizzeria when he didn't find any

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 18:00:00 PST

For 45 minutes, police said, Edgar Maddison Welch, cradling an AR-15 assault-style rifle, roamed the Comet Ping Pong pizza restaurant looking to prove an Internet conspiracy theory that the popular Washington, D.C., restaurant harbored juvenile sex slaves.

The few patrons had fled before Welch...

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Judge rules prosecutors can use Bill Cosby's deposition at trial

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 14:38:00 PST

Damaging testimony that Bill Cosby gave in an accuser's lawsuit, including admissions that he gave young women drugs and alcohol before sex, can be used at his sex assault trial, a judge ruled Monday.

The defense has insisted that Cosby testified only after being promised he would never be charged...

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Wasserman Schultz vows to stand in opposition to Donald Trump

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 12:37:00 PST

As the transition from outgoing to incoming president continued Monday, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, former chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, transitioned from outspoken advocate for one president to vocal critic of another.

"Donald Trump isn't draining the swamp,...

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Dolphins, LB Kiko Alonso (broken thumb) must pick up the pieces after painful loss at Baltimore

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 16:30:00 PST

Now that the Miami Dolphins' six-game winning streak is over the key is finding a way to recover from the beatdown they sustained in Sunday's 38-6 loss at Baltimore and get themselves more firmly in position to make the playoffs.

And the Dolphins might have to do it without playmaking middle linebacker...

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Stretch of busy Sunrise Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale scheduled to be closed until Friday evening

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 07:40:00 PST

Closures and construction this week:

Sunrise Boulevard: East Sunrise Boulevard will be closed in both directions at the Florida East Coast railroad crossing until 6 p.m. Friday for ongoing track upgrades for the Brightline high-speed passenger service. Motorists can get around the week-long closure...

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Judge again denies Dalia Dippolito's requests to end jury selection, move trial

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 16:21:33 PST

Despite three difficult days of jury selection for Dalia Dippolito's retrial on a 2009 murder-for-hire charge, Palm Beach County Circuit Judge Glenn Kelley said Monday he's not yet ready "to pull the plug."

There are still 55 prospective jurors remaining from an original pool of 196, with most of...

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'Coin Crusader' drops gold pesos into Salvation Army kettles -- again

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 13:35:00 PST

While many holiday donors have hearts of gold, one mystery donor has coins of gold —and once again the Salvation Army in South Florida is reaping the bounty.

The so-called "Coin Crusader" on Saturday dropped two gold 1947 Mexican 50-peso coins into a collection kettle outside the Wal-Mart at 2300...

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Palm Beach County Republican chairman seeks state party post

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 16:29:02 PST

Michael Barnett, chairman of the Palm Beach County Republican Party, is hoping to engage in politics on a state level. He's running for vice chairman of the Republican Party of Florida.

So far, he said, he's the only candidate for the No. 2 spot in the Jan. 14 election, but he expects he'll face...

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Wilton Manors restaurateur Carol Moran calls it quits

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 14:16:00 PST

Her Thirteen restaurant was shuttered on Sunday.(image)



Trim taxpayer support for Visit Florida | Editorial

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 13:55:00 PST

New Florida Senate President Joe Negron, sworn in this month for a two-year term, wants to direct more public dollars to higher education and environmental protection. Both are worthy areas for investments that could strengthen Florida's economy and spare it from higher expenses in the future.

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Thanks, OPEC: Gas prices continue to climb

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 12:07:00 PST

You know all that money you saved over the 39 days that gas prices fell prior to the Thanksgiving Day weekend? Bring it with you to your next fill up. You're going to need it.

Gas prices throughout Florida continued their about-face from recent lows that dropped per-gallon prices below the $2 mark...

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Death penalty: Florida may be pondering 'novel' lethal injection change

Mon, 5 Dec 2016 09:09:00 PST

In a move that would be certain to spur more litigation over the state's already embattled death penalty, Florida corrections officials appear to be planning what could be a dramatic change to the triple-drug lethal injection process --- including the use of a drug never before used for executions.

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