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 2017-09-26 16:35 

Poynter

Report for America launches with a pilot in rural Appalachia... +

Report for America announced Tuesday that it's now accepting applications for three reporting posit...

 2017-09-26 16:31 

Newsmax

Water, Some Food Scarce as Puerto Rico Emerges from Storm... +

Supermarkets are gradually re-opening in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico but the situation is far from normal and many customers are going home disappointed....

 2017-09-26 16:30 

Herald Tribune

[ Sarasota, FL ]

Governor visits Bradenton to announce opioid plan... +

BRADENTON - Calling opioid abuse "a horrible epidemic", Florida Gov. Rick Scott came to one of the hardest hit communities in the state Tuesday to announce he will push for new legislation and $50 million in funding next year to combat the problem.Scott c...

 2017-09-26 16:30 

Herald Tribune

[ Sarasota, FL ]

Trump begins the morning by slamming the NFL... +

Trump says "ratings for NFL football are way down except before game starts when people tune in to see whether or not our country will be disrespected."...

 2017-09-26 16:25 

Newsmax

Trump Touts His Impact on Luther Strange's Poll Spike... +

President Donald Trump took to Twitter to tout his impact on Sen. Luther Strange's spike in the Alabama polls ahead of Tuesday's primary runoff....

 2017-09-26 16:19 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

SEC Football Report: A&M Outscores Arkansas, Florida Escapes... +

Texas A&M and Florida scored big wins, while Alabama rolled again in Week 4....

 2017-09-26 16:16 

Newsmax

Experts: NKorea Lacks Ability, Intent to Attack US Planes... +

Military analysts say North Korea doesn't have either the capability or the intent to attack U.S. bombers and fighter jets, despite the country's top diplomat saying it has every right do so....

 2017-09-26 16:14 

Newsmax

Scarborough on Those Booing McCain: 'Who Raised These People?'... +

Sen. John McCain is an American hero, and people who have booing him and using him for political points at a time while he's fighting for his life should keep their mouths shut and show a little dignity, MSNBC's Joe Scarborough said Tuesday morn...

 2017-09-26 16:14 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

3-0 Plantation Turns It All Around This Season... +

The Colonels have not lost a game since Coach Steve Davis return. Winning in the spring and fall classics, and then last Friday night as South Florida returned to the football field, Plantation raced to 3-0 with a convincing win against previously unbeate...

 2017-09-26 16:01 

Bradenton Herald

Motorworks expanding operations by doubling production capacity... +

To keep pace with its expanding distribution, Motorworks Brewing in Bradenton is doubling its production capacity with the addition of five fermenters....

 2017-09-26 15:55 

Miami Herald

UM basketball may be implicated in federal bribery case... +

Ten people associated with Division I college basketball are facing federal bribery and fraud charges after a two-year FBI investigation, including an adidas official who may have tried to bribe a high school player to attend University of Miami....

 2017-09-26 15:54 

Newsmax

Pat Tillman's Widow Doesn't Want his Death 'Politicized'... +

The widow of Pat Tillman, the professional football player who gave up his NFL contract to serve in the Army, said she does not want her husband's service politicized in a way ...

 2017-09-26 15:51 

Newsmax

China's Censors Disrupts WhatsApp Texts ... +

China is tightening the screws on Facebook Inc.'s WhatsApp, honing and employing cutting-edge surveillance technology to disrupt the messaging service as part of a longer-term crackdown on its online spheres....

 2017-09-26 15:50 

Miami Herald

Hard to agree with kneeling athletes... +

Re the Sept. 24 article, Trump spars with NFL, NBA, over activist athletes: It is difficult to admit that I agree with anything President Trump feels or any actions he takes, because I have little admiration for him or his performance thus far, but, I too...

 2017-09-26 15:50 

Bradenton Herald

Massive crocodile seen roaming the streets, and there was only 1 thing a cop could do... +

A large crocodile sighting in the early morning hours on Tuesday shut down the streets of a Cutler Bay, Florida neighborhood. The crocodile was spotted by a police officer and he quickly summoned backup....

 2017-09-26 15:50 

Sun Sentinel

Man killed in collision with sedan, police say... +

Hollywood man struck by sedan and dies in predawn crash Tuesday, police said....

 2017-09-26 15:47 

Sun Sentinel

Cientos de inmuebles en peligro... +

Funcionarios del gobierno de Mxico siguen contabilizando el martes las prdidas econmicas derivadas del sismo de magnitud 7.1 de hace una semana que provoc...

 2017-09-26 15:46 

Miami Herald

UM vs. LSU football moved to Sunday night before Labor Day in 2018... +

ESPN announced Monday that the AdvoCare Classic between the University of Miami and LSU will be moved from Saturday night to Sunday night, Sept. 2, 2018....

 2017-09-26 15:45 

Miami Herald

Wade reportedly leaning heavily towards a reunion with LeBron in Cleveland... +

The 12-time All-Star, who spent his first 13 years in the league with the Miami Heat and won three NBA titles including two with James, will not officially become a free agent until he clears waivers on Wednesday night after reaching a buyout agreement wi...

 2017-09-26 15:45 

Miami Herald

About the war crimes trial of the alleged al-Qaida commander... +

The U.S. government alleges that fighters who answered to the Iraqi committed a series of war crimes, including shooting at a U.S. military medevac helicopter, setting roadside charges that killed allied troops, and attacking civilians in Afghanistan and ...

 2017-09-26 15:45 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: NFC North Rivalry Renewed Between Chicago And Green Bay on CBS... +

The Bears and Packers, both coming off overtime wins, will face off at Lambeau Field on Thursday Night Football on CBS....

 2017-09-26 15:43 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

Trump Supporter Jerry Jones, Owner Of 'America's Team', Joins Kneeling Protest... +

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, a Trump supporter, took a knee before the national anthem was played Monday night....

 2017-09-26 15:40 

Miami Herald

Massive crocodile seen roaming the streets, and there was only 1 thing a cop could do... +

A large crocodile sighting in the early morning hours on Tuesday shut down the streets of a Cutler Bay, Florida neighborhood. The crocodile was spotted by a police officer and he quickly summoned backup....

 2017-09-26 15:37 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

Proposal: State Pays 100% Of College Tuition... +

A South Florida Democrat has filed a proposal that calls for the state to pay the tuition costs of many students at state colleges....

 2017-09-26 15:30 

Herald Tribune

[ Sarasota, FL ]

As health bill teeters, Medicaid recipients watch nervously... +

With the latest Republican health care overhaul teetering near collapse, one group in particular is watching with heightened anxiety....

 2017-09-26 15:30 

Sun Sentinel

Finally! Spanish River Boulevard exit opens on I-95 in Boca Raton... +

Spanish River Boulevard exit from northbound Interstate 95 is open in Boca Raton after three years of construction....

 2017-09-26 15:30 

Sun Sentinel

Report says Dwyane Wade 'leaning heavily' toward Cleveland Cavaliers... +

Former Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade appears close to LeBron James reunion with Cleveland Cavaliers....

 2017-09-26 15:30 

Sun Sentinel

Trump associate Roger Stone denies Russia collusion ahead of House visit... +

Trump adviser Roger Stone, of Fort Lauderdale, says there is ...

 2017-09-26 15:20 

Poynter

Local Edition: The business is your business... +

This piece originally appeared in Local Edition, our newsletter following the digital transformation of local news....

 2017-09-26 15:20 

Sun Sentinel

FAU coach Lane Kiffin remains confident in offensive coordinator Kendal Briles... +

After the offensive struggles through four games, FAU coach still confident in offensive coordinator Kendal Briles...

 2017-09-26 15:19 

The Tampa Tribune

Paraglider suffers burns in St. Pete after crashing into power lines... +

ST. PETERSBURG - A paraglider was injured Tuesday morning after crashing into power lines and suffering electrical burns.The accident occurred around 9 a.m. near 1st Avenue North and 60th Street N., according to St. Petersburg Fire Rescue.The unidentified...

 2017-09-26 15:18 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

NBA Must Decide How To Protest Following NFL’s Collective Efforts... +

It appears that the flood gates have been opened for professional athletes to have their voices heard....

 2017-09-26 15:14 

Bradenton Herald

Together Manatee donates $25K for SCF community room... +

Together Manatee has donated $25,000 to the State College of Florida Foundation to build a community room in the Library & Learning Center at SCFs Bradenton campus. The donation also qualified for matching funds from the foundations board of directors and...

 2017-09-26 15:10 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

Florida Gov. Proposes Legislation & $50M Investment To Fight Opioid Abuse... +

Florida Governor Rick Scott is making moves to combat the states growing opioid crisis....

 2017-09-26 15:07 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

10 Job Skills You Might Need To Keep A Job In The Future... +

The jobs market - constantly changing due to tech advances- is expected to change even more, costing many their jobs if they can't adapt....

 2017-09-26 15:07 

Bradenton Herald

This babys breathing problem wasnt illness. It was heroin.... +

West Palm Beachs Charlie Hagan and Joseph Critelli were arrested on child neglect charges after a baby in their care nearly died from heroin overdose....

 2017-09-26 15:06 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

Comic Legend Stan Lee To Raise Money For Hurricane Irma Victims... +

One of the worlds best superhero creators is doing his part as Florida recovers from Hurricane Irma....

 2017-09-26 15:06 

Android Central

Material Design UI and new features coming soon to Gmail on web... +

Gmail on the web will soon get upgraded with a new UI, Smart Replies, email snoozing, and more. Back in May, Google hosted a NEXT Live EMEA event to talk about new features coming to Google Cloud and G Suite. A lot of information was spewed out at the ev...

 2017-09-26 15:06 

Sun Sentinel

Dining fundraisers raise more than $100K... +

FLIPANY's Chefs Up Front dinners raised more than $100K. The Broward-based nonprofit, Florida Introduces Physical Activity and Nutrition to Youth, teaches healthy eating habits to youth and families on a low budget in Cooking Matters....

 2017-09-26 15:05 

Sun Sentinel

Broward budget could greatly expand courthouse security... +

New 20-story courthouse creates increased security demands....

 2017-09-26 15:02 

Android Central

Microsoft announces Office 2019, teases new features... +

As part of its Ignite conference today, Microsoft officially teased the next perpetual Office update, Office 2019. Microsoft has announced Office 2019, the next perpetual Office update and the follow-up to the most recent release, Office 2016. Due for re...

 2017-09-26 15:01 

Android Central

This 10-outlet Cyberpower battery backup with USB is down to $125 at Newegg... +

This is a great deal on a UPS with battery backup and USB charging ports. This Cyberpower 10-outlet UPS with USB charging ports is down to $124.99 with code EMCSRKCG4 at Newegg. The code takes $65 off and includes free shipping. This same UPS sells for $...

 2017-09-26 15:01 

Newsmax

Palestinian Kills 3 Israelis in Settlement Near Jerusalem... +

A Palestinian attacker opened fire early Tuesday at the entrance to a settlement outside Jerusalem, killing three Israeli security men and critically wounding a fourth, Israeli police and medical services said, in one of the deadliest attacks in a two-yea...

 2017-09-26 15:00 

Newsmax

US Sees 'Four or Five' Ways to Resolve North Korean Crisis... +

The U.S. has gamed out four or five different scenarios for how the crisis with North Korea will be resolved, and ...

 2017-09-26 15:00 

Sun Sentinel

BCPS opens lunchrooms for families after storm... +

In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Broward County Public Schools opened its cafeterias to feed families as power outages lingered across much of the area. At Sunrise Middle School in Fort Lauderdale many residents attended the lunch....

 2017-09-26 15:00 

Android Central

8 Games You Should Play on Amazon Fire TV... +

What are the best games to play Amazon Fire TV? The Amazon Fire TV is a capable little streaming box that also doubles as a gaming console. While you might think that it can only play casual games like Crossy Road, the truth is that there's a decent libr...

 2017-09-26 14:59 

Sun Sentinel

Coffeehouse opens doors after Irma blows through... +

Hurricane Irma pushed the Middle River over its banks and across the floors of the retail space The Revenant Coffee House & Eatery shares with Cargo Imported...

 2017-09-26 14:56 

Miami Herald

This baby’s breathing problem wasn’t illness. It was heroin.... +

West Palm Beachs Charlie Hagan and Joseph Critelli were arrested on child neglect charges after a baby in their care nearly died from heroin overdose....

 2017-09-26 14:56 

Sun Sentinel

Controversy brews over deleting of nursing home voicemails from Scott's cell phone... +

Gov. Rick Scotts staff created controversy when they deleted voicemails left by workers at a Hollywood nursing home where 11 residents died after Hurricane...

 2017-09-26 14:55 

Sun Sentinel

Animal care agencies protect pets during Irma... +

When Broward County residents were flocking to the safety of shelters on the cusp of Hurricane Irma's arrival, animal welfare agencies were clearing the kennels....

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