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  • newPolice investigate shooting on Sunrise Boulevard
    Fort Lauderdale police are investigating a shooting at Sunrise Boulevard and Powerline Road, authorities said. The shooting happened before 7 p.m. in the 900 block of West Sunrise Boulevard, said Casey Liening, a spokeswoman for the Fort Lauderdale P…
    - 27 mins ago, 19 Apr 18, 12:10am -
  • newAs Castro goes, US and Cuba remain good frenemies
    On April 18, Miguel Diaz-Canel will be sworn in as the new Cuban president. The transition is a landmark for the island nation, where for the first time in six decades a Castro will not be in command. It will also shift the mental landscape of a regi…
    - 35 mins ago, 19 Apr 18, 12:02am -
  • newRape victim: 'I was in fear for my life' during 1976 attack while baby-sitting in Boca
    She was 15 and baby-sitting two neighborhood kids when a man wearing pantyhose over his face and holding a gun in his hand suddenly appeared in a hallway of the Boca Raton home. It happened before midnight on Oct. 16, 1976. Yet her memory of the terr…
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 10:55pm -
  • newDepleted Broward Health board chooses new chairman
    The Broward Health board picked one of its unindicted members Wednesday to be its new chairman, selecting Andrew Klein to replace former Chairman Rocky Rodriguez, who was indicted in December and resigned in March. Rodriguez is one of five Broward He…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 10:05pm -
  • newRenovate it and build it up: Boynton's plan to become cultural destination
    A gym rope still hangs from the pine rafters 49 feet high in the old Boynton Beach High School — a remnant of days gone by. The 1927 school, which has sat abandoned for decades, has a big future now: It’ll be the hub of a $280 million project cal…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:55pm -
  • newCops find woman dead and man unconscious in Pompano home
    A Pompano Beach man is a person of interest in a homicide investigation after a woman’s body was discovered in his home and he was found unconscious, the Broward Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies went to the residence of Patrick and Sherry Palmer o…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:55pm -
  • newVideo shows deputies draining the swamp of a foul-mouthed Florida man
    Arrest of the swamp thing? No, it’s just a guy who tried to flee cops by hiding in one. Body camera footage from deputies in Pasco County, Florida, north of the Tampa Bay area, shows a clear and unmuddied view of the back-county arrest of a man ide…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:55pm -
  • newMelania Trump, Akie Abe tour Palm Beach landmark
    First lady Melania Trump soaked in the splendor of another lavish Palm Beach mansion Wednesday. The first lady and and her Japanese counterpart toured the Henry Morrison Flagler Museum, a Palm Beach landmark about three miles from President Donald Tr…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:35pm -
  • newBroward judge authorizes release of more video from outside Parkland school shooting
    A Broward judge on Wednesday authorized the public release of more video from cameras positioned outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during February’s mass shooting. The video may shed more light on the law enforcement response to Nikolas…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:30pm -
  • newExcavator blamed for blackout that left 1.4 million without power in Puerto Rico
    An island-wide blackout hit Puerto Rico on Wednesday after an excavator accidentally downed a transmission line, officials said, as the U.S. territory struggles to repair an increasingly unstable power grid nearly seven months after Hurricane Maria.O…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:15pm -
  • newFlorida, Seminoles extend gambling deal
    Florida and the Seminole Tribe reached a new gambling agreement, Gov. Rick Scott announced Wednesday. The revenue-sharing agreement extends the current deal — where the tribe pays $300 million to the state — through May 2019. Voters in November w…
    - 4 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 8:50pm -
  • newPacked Florida ballot could bring long lines on Election Day
    TALLAHASSEE — A ballot bulging with candidates and proposed constitutional amendments means Florida voters could endure long lines on Election Day this November, officials warn. The Nov. 6 election features contests for U.S. Senate, U.S. House, gov…
    - 4 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 8:35pm -
  • new60 apartments in Century Village evacuated, 1 uninhabitable after fire
    Two Century Village residents were displaced after a kitchen fire destroyed their apartment and 60 other units were evacuated while firefighters assessed damages Wednesday morning, authorities said. The fire started just after 8 a.m. in a fourth-floo…
    - 4 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 8:25pm -
  • new'Cash Me Outside' girl nominated for a Billboard Music Award
    Danielle Bregoli, the Boynton Beach teen who became a viral sensation after appearing on “Dr. Phil” and coining the phrase “Cash Me Outside,” has something else to brag and rap about. The 15-year-old, who goes by the rap name Bhad Bhabie, has…
    - 5 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 7:20pm -
  • newWoman collapses after testifying against grandson in Lauderhill murder trial
    A Lauderhill woman collapsed in front of a stunned jury Wednesday after testifying that her own grandson wounded her while murdering his wife on New Year’s Day 2012. Bertharee Tomlin, 80, was on the stand less than an hour Wednesday afternoon and a…
    - 6 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 6:45pm -
  • new8 South Florida mini-golf courses worth taking a swing at
    We all know golf is a big deal in South Florida. But what about big golf’s goofy kid brother — miniature golf? We decided to try the eight courses in Palm Beach and Broward counties to get the hole story. First, a few local trends in case you hav…
    - 6 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 6:15pm -
  • newOn tax break amendments, who's ready to vote against their greedy self-interest?
    The best advice we can give you for the 2018 election may be vote early or vote absentee. It’s going to be a long, long ballot, with 13 proposed constitutional amendments, including eight from the Constitution Revision Commission, two from petition…
    - 8 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 4:50pm -
  • newDelta jet with blown tire lands at Palm Beach International Airport
    A Delta Airlines jet with a blown rear tire landed safely Wednesday morning at Palm Beach International Airport. Delta Flight 1930 left Detroit Metro Airport at 8:30 a.m. and landed at PBIA at 11:04 a.m. Video images showed the MD-90 jet making what…
    - 8 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 4:45pm -
  • newWoman killed on Southwest plane was nearly sucked out window | Video, photos
    Southwest Airlines jet blew an engine at 32,000 feet and got hit by shrapnel that smashed a window, setting off a desperate scramble by passengers to save a woman from getting sucked out. She later died, and seven others were injured. Passengers drag…
    - 9 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 3:45pm -
  • newMan dies after car slams into sign pole along Interstate 75
    A man driving a compact sedan died before dawn Wednesday when his car went off the southbound lanes of Interstate 75 in Davie and crashed into a massive highway sign pole. The driver, Derrick M. Floyd, 39, of Miami, was the only person inside a 2012…
    - 9 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 3:10pm -
  • newStoneman Douglas football team, Aaron Feis' family to announce Dolphins' NFL draft picks
    Stoneman Douglas will have a significant presence for the Miami Dolphins during the upcoming NFL Draft. The family of Parkland shooting victim and Eagles assistant coach Aaron Feis, along with 18 graduating seniors on the Douglas football team, will…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 2:30pm -
  • newUnique vacation rentals in Florida include tree houses, hangars, huts and yurts
    Whether you’re a Floridian in search of a more adventurous kind of staycation, or a tourist looking to skip the theme parks and resorts in favor of tiny houses or shipping containers, the Internet offers plenty of weird and wonderful options in the…
    - 12 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 1:05pm -
  • Feds warn South Florida breweries to stop producing marijuana-flavored beer
    The federal Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau sent cease-and-desist letters to two South Florida breweries for their use of cannabis terpenes oil in craft beer.
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 18, 9:20pm -
  • Most South Florida renters take on more than they can afford
    Most South Florida renters are paying more for their homes than they can afford, studies show, spurring efforts to reduce the number of workers and seniors being priced out of the region’s housing market. The lack of affordable housing is worse in…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 18, 8:30pm -
  • Felonious Florida podcast, Episode 4: Pablo
    On a regular, busy day in a bus station in Vitoria, Spain, an older, kind-looking gentleman strolled through the crowd. The people sitting on benches, at vending machines, at ticket counters and bustling around the vast station turned to look at the…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Apr 18, 4:00am -

Sun-Sentinel - Broward Headlines

  • newPolice investigate shooting on Sunrise Boulevard
    Fort Lauderdale police are investigating a shooting at Sunrise Boulevard and Powerline Road, authorities said. The shooting happened before 7 p.m. in the 900 block of West Sunrise Boulevard, said Casey Liening, a spokeswoman for the Fort Lauderdale P…
    - 27 mins ago, 19 Apr 18, 12:10am -
  • newSchool walkout will remember Columbine and keep up pressure for change
    Shots ripped through the nation’s consciousness at Columbine High School 19 years ago Friday — before most of this year’s high school graduates were even born. Now the self-named “mass shooting generation” plans to walk out of school to com…
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 10:30pm -
  • newDepleted Broward Health board chooses new chairman
    The Broward Health board picked one of its unindicted members Wednesday to be its new chairman, selecting Andrew Klein to replace former Chairman Rocky Rodriguez, who was indicted in December and resigned in March. Rodriguez is one of five Broward He…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 10:05pm -
  • newCops find woman dead and man unconscious in Pompano home
    A Pompano Beach man is a person of interest in a homicide investigation after a woman’s body was discovered in his home and he was found unconscious, the Broward Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies went to the residence of Patrick and Sherry Palmer o…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:55pm -
  • newMan calls 911 and confesses to killing friend with baseball bat, police say
    The dead body was stuffed into a black duffel bag and shoved under a bed in a Hollywood apartment. A bloody shopping bag covered its head. Jesse Lee Mitchell, 31, was in tears when he called 911 Monday night and directed police to the barrier island…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:15pm -
  • new60 apartments in Century Village evacuated, 1 uninhabitable after fire
    Two Century Village residents were displaced after a kitchen fire destroyed their apartment and 60 other units were evacuated while firefighters assessed damages Wednesday morning, authorities said. The fire started just after 8 a.m. in a fourth-floo…
    - 4 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 8:25pm -
  • newWoman collapses after testifying against grandson in Lauderhill murder trial
    A Lauderhill woman collapsed in front of a stunned jury Wednesday after testifying that her own grandson wounded her while murdering his wife on New Year’s Day 2012. Bertharee Tomlin, 80, was on the stand less than an hour Wednesday afternoon and a…
    - 6 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 6:45pm -

Sun-Sentinel - Palm Beach Headlines

  • newRape victim: 'I was in fear for my life' during 1976 attack while baby-sitting in Boca
    She was 15 and baby-sitting two neighborhood kids when a man wearing pantyhose over his face and holding a gun in his hand suddenly appeared in a hallway of the Boca Raton home. It happened before midnight on Oct. 16, 1976. Yet her memory of the terr…
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 10:55pm -
  • newRoad rage driver runs down woman on ramp, police say
    A driver deliberately hit a woman on a highway exit ramp, leaving her hospitalized with life-threatening injuries, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Erika Edwards, 28, was outside of her car when she was hit. Investigators were trying to find out what…
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 10:25pm -
  • newRenovate it and build it up: Boynton's plan to become cultural destination
    A gym rope still hangs from the pine rafters 49 feet high in the old Boynton Beach High School — a remnant of days gone by. The 1927 school, which has sat abandoned for decades, has a big future now: It’ll be the hub of a $280 million project cal…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:55pm -
  • newMax Planck neuroscience institute in Jupiter to expand
    The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience in Jupiter is getting new funds from its Germany-based parent to expand. Max Planck, which employs 140 people, plans to boost staff by about 15 percent, said Matthias Haury, chief operating officer. M…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:45pm -
  • newMelania Trump, Akie Abe tour Palm Beach landmark
    First lady Melania Trump soaked in the splendor of another lavish Palm Beach mansion Wednesday. The first lady and and her Japanese counterpart toured the Henry Morrison Flagler Museum, a Palm Beach landmark about three miles from President Donald Tr…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 9:35pm -
  • newDelta jet with blown tire lands at Palm Beach International Airport
    A Delta Airlines jet with a blown rear tire landed safely Wednesday morning at Palm Beach International Airport. Delta Flight 1930 left Detroit Metro Airport at 8:30 a.m. and landed at PBIA at 11:04 a.m. Video images showed the MD-90 jet making what…
    - 8 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 4:45pm -
  • newGun found in student's backpack at high school in Lake Worth, officials say
    A Park Vista Community High School student is in custody after police found an unloaded gun in his backpack Wednesday morning, officials said. The district sent out a message to parents, alerting them of the situation. The high school is located at 7…
    - 9 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 4:00pm -
  • newWhen will I-75/ Turnpike interchange be done? | Traffic Q&A
    Doctor Detour answers your transportation questions. Q: I am writing to inquire about the Interstate 75 interchange with the Homestead Extension of Florida’s Turnpike. Are there any target dates for completion of the ramps between southbound I-75 a…
    - 14 hours ago, 18 Apr 18, 10:10am -
  • Trump: World leaders want to meet at Mar-a-Lago
    When it comes to discussing global affairs, world leaders would prefer to meet at Mar-a-Lago, President Donald Trump says. The president kicked off two days of talks Tuesday with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Palm Beach. Trump says he’ll be…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Apr 18, 12:10am -
  • United Technologies opens $115 million technologies showcase center in Palm Beach County
    United Technologies is probably best known for Carrier air conditioners and Otis elevators and escalators. Its new $115 million UTC Center for Intelligent Buildings, which officially opened Tuesday in Palm Beach Gardens, will showcase the best of the…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 18, 9:15pm -
  • Ethics panel fines Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie for failing to disclose voting conflict
    Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie cast votes that benefited a company she founded with her husband and didn’t properly disclose the conflict of interest, a Palm Beach County ethics panel concluded. Haynie agreed to pay a $500 fine and accept a public r…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 18, 9:15pm -
  • Most South Florida renters take on more than they can afford
    Most South Florida renters are paying more for their homes than they can afford, studies show, spurring efforts to reduce the number of workers and seniors being priced out of the region’s housing market. The lack of affordable housing is worse in…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 18, 8:30pm -
  • FAU receives $1 million for science programs, upgrades at K-12 schools
    Florida Atlantic University has received a major gift to enhance science programs and to help build a new facility for its prestigious K-12 schools. FAU received $1 million from Daniel Cane, CEO and co-founder of Modernizing Medicine, a healthcare te…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 18, 6:10pm -
  • When is driving too aggressive? | Dash Cam Derby Video
    Did you know that aggressive driving can not only cause collisions, but it can lead to driver’s license suspensions or revocations and higher auto insurance premiums? It can even lower gas mileage by as much as 30 percent on the highway and 40 perc…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 18, 2:15pm -
  • High school seniors receive Boynton Woman’s Club scholarships
    The Boynton Woman's Club has awarded scholarships to eight high school students, a record since the club started handing out money 40 years ago. To apply, students must be Boynton Beach residents who will attend a Florida college in the fall. Club of…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Apr 18, 7:00am -
  • Plans unveiled for new library in West Boynton
    A second public library in West Boynton could open as early at the winter of 2019. The library will go up after a new park is rebuilt with soccer fields. Some $18 million is set aside for the 30,000-square-foot Canyon Town Center Branch Library, Palm…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Apr 18, 12:00am -
  • Attorney owes $1.8M for role in auto insurance fraud at chiropractor clinics
    Family and friends of Jason Dalley say they know him as a concerned attorney who went the extra mile for his clients, a dedicated Little League coach and a devoted dad and husband. But Dalley wept in court Monday as he told a judge about another aspe…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 18, 11:15pm -
  • Tennis superstar Rafael Nadal’s plan for training academy is a no-go in Boca
    An outcry from the public has ended talks to bring tennis superstar Rafael Nadal’s academy to a popular park in Boca Raton. The Rafa Nadal Academy would have been the first outside of Nadal’s hometown in Manacor near Mallorca, Spain. The proposal…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 18, 11:10pm -
  • Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein won't get a break on his 50-year prison sentence, judge rules
    Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein won’t get any reduction in his 50-year federal prison sentence despite arguing he deserved one for cooperating with the feds, who say he lied to them, a judge ruled Monday. Rothstein, 55, pleaded guilty to orchestratin…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 18, 9:50pm -
  • After tax cut push in Hialeah, President Trump switches focus to Mar-a-Lago summit
    President Donald Trump turned his attention to taxes at a business roundtable in Hialeah on Monday, marking the beginning of a weeklong visit to South Florida. On Tuesday and Wednesday, he’ll switch his focus to foreign affairs, hosting Japanese le…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 18, 8:45pm -
  • Cooler temperatures follow storm system that was less severe than anticipated
    A thin layer of clouds, a northwest breeze and cooler temperatures greeted South Floridians on Monday after an overnight in which passing storms were less severe than anticipated. A cold front moving into the area carried the threat of heavy winds, f…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Apr 18, 12:05pm -
  • Rescuers round up runaway rabbits that were dumped in Boynton park
    A handful of volunteers had their hands full Saturday, rounding up domesticated rabbits that have been running wild around Pioneer Canal Park in Boynton Beach for decades. These rabbits were once pets that were abandoned by their owners, according to…
    - 4 days ago, 14 Apr 18, 7:40pm -
  • Asian termites are killing South Florida's pine trees
    Many South Florida slash pines have stood for a century, providing shade, oxygen and wildlife habitat, as cities rose around them. Now they face a mortal threat from swarms of tiny, wood-eating insects. The Asian subterranean termite, which has been…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Apr 18, 10:00am -
  • Former deputy accused of stealing pills pleads guilty to lesser charges
    A former Palm Beach County Sheriff’s deputy who stole prescription pills from a West Boynton Beach residence two days after Hurricane Irma will serve a year of house arrest. Jason Cooke was caught in the act on home surveillance video 90 minutes af…
    - 5 days ago, 13 Apr 18, 11:30pm -
  • Is this 70-something former South Florida 'Superthief' the 'Gentle Rapist' who tormented women 40-years ago?
    John MacLean liked to think of himself as more cunning than most criminals. He gave himself a comic-book type persona, embraced his crimes, even wrote a book about his exploits called “Secrets of a Superthief.” One of his most notable hauls: $1 m…
    - 5 days ago, 13 Apr 18, 10:40pm -

WPBF

Olympic Heights students protest in wake of school shooting
Olympic Heights students protest in wake of school shootingStudents from Olympic Heights protest in wake of school shooting. Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http://www.wpbf.com/ Like…
- 57 days ago, 20 Feb 18, 7:41pm -
Nikolas Cruz makes first court appearance
Nikolas Cruz makes first court appearanceAccused school shooter Nikolas Cruz made his first court appearance Thursday afternoon. Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http://www.w...From:…
- 57 days ago, 20 Feb 18, 3:29pm -
Stoneman students prepare for trip to Tallahassee
Stoneman students prepare for trip to TallahasseeStudents from across Florida are going to the state capital to demand action on gun control legislation. Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm...From:…
- 57 days ago, 20 Feb 18, 1:40pm -
Rally to end gun violence
Rally to end gun violenceLocal rally to end gun violence Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http://www.wpbf.com/ Like us: http://www.facebook.com/wpbf25news...From:WPBF 25 NewsViews:…
- 58 days ago, 20 Feb 18, 1:12am -
3 Dead in West Palm Beach shooting, crash
3 Dead in West Palm Beach shooting, crash3 Dead in West Palm Beach shooting, crash Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http://www.wpbf.com/ Like us: http://www.facebook.com/wpbf...From:…
- 58 days ago, 20 Feb 18, 1:09am -
Student describes moment shooting happened
Student describes moment shooting happenedA student of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School talks with Todd McDermott on today's shooting at his school. Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West...From:WPBF…
- 58 days ago, 19 Feb 18, 7:55pm -
FBI search Parkland home where alleged shooter lived
FBI search Parkland home where alleged shooter livedThe FBI is searching a home in Parkland in connection with the school shooting. Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http://www.wpbf.co…
- 58 days ago, 19 Feb 18, 6:53pm -
Parkland Students To March On Tallahassee To Demand Changes
Parkland Students To March On Tallahassee To Demand ChangesParkland Students To March On Tallahassee To Demand Changes Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http://www.wpbf.com/ Like us: h…
- 58 days ago, 19 Feb 18, 2:24pm -
Two police officers take down alleged school shooter
Two police officers take down alleged school shooterMike Quaranta shared this video of police officers arresting Nikolas Cruz. Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http://www.wpbf.com/...…
- 59 days ago, 19 Feb 18, 4:01am -
President Donald Trump Expected to Meet With Students
President Donald Trump Expected to Meet With StudentsPresident Donald Trump Expected to Meet With Students Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http://www.wpbf.com/ Like us: http://www.fa…
- 59 days ago, 19 Feb 18, 1:18am -
'He was probably one of the nicest people I've ever met in my life'
'He was probably one of the nicest people I've ever met in my life'A student who said he was friends with Nikolas Cruz said he was a nice person. Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http…
- 59 days ago, 18 Feb 18, 10:49pm -
Sandra Shaw plays tennis with John McEnroe
Sandra Shaw plays tennis with John McEnroeSandra Shaw takes us to the Delray Beach Open. Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http://www.wpbf.com/ Like us: http://www.facebook.com...From…
- 59 days ago, 18 Feb 18, 9:59pm -