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Wasserman Schultz aide arrested trying to leave country, report says

By the Web Politico is reporting that a House staffer employed by Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.) has been arrested on bank fraud charges and is prevented from leaving the country while the charges are pending. Imran Awan was arrested at Dulles Airport on Monday evening before boarding a flight to… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Wasserman Schultz aide arrested trying to leave country, report says

By the Web Politico is reporting that a House staffer employed by Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.) has been arrested on bank fraud charges and is prevented from leaving the country while the charges are pending. Imran Awan was arrested at Dulles Airport on Monday evening before boarding a flight to… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Delray man takes deal for 9-year prison term right before DUI manslaughter trial

By Marc Freeman One of Jack Rosen’s daughters described the retired dentist and grandfather from West Boynton as “a rock” before “his life ended so irresponsibly and so tragically.” Gail Secular looked across the courtroom at Beau Durling, the Delray Beach man who minutes before pleaded guilty to DUI manslaughter… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Education

Build a Better World: United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Information Table: Officers from the Citizenship Office will provide information and forms and answer questions about United States Citizenship! 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

– Southwest Regional Library Lobby 001 Officers from USCIS will provide general information, forms, and answer questions about United States Citizenship. …read more Source:: Broward County Library       ...
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Pentagram controversy leads Boca to consider banning all displays at park

By Aric Chokey You can find just about anything in Boca’s Sanborn Square Park: concerts, festivals, yoga classes — and sometimes satanic pentagrams. But that may soon end. The city on Tuesday night may ban all unattended displays, including religious symbols such as pentagrams and nativity scenes. The move comes… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Christian

Florida Teens Who Recorded, Taunted Disabled Man as He Drowned Will Be Charged

By Heather Clark COCOA, Fla. — Five Florida teenagers who taunted a disabled man as they watched him drown will be charged after all as authorities have been able to find a statute that they believe will be applicable to the teens’ actions. The Cocoa Police Department and the office of Brevard County State Attorney Phil Archer have concluded that the teens will be charged under… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Police ask for public's help identifying Coral Springs robber

By Tonya Alanez Coral Springs police on Tuesday released a photo of a suspected robber in the hopes that somebody might tip off authorities as to his whereabouts. The robbery occurred July 8 at about 2:50 p.m., said Capt. Brad McKeone, a spokesman for the Coral Springs Police Department. A clear image of the suspected… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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3 arrested in West Park block party shooting

By Tonya Alanez Three men accused of shooting into a crowd at a block party in West Park have been arrested, authorities said. A man was hospitalized with a gunshot wound that was life threatening. His name has been withheld by police, said Joy Oglesby, a spokeswoman for the Broward Sheriff’s Office. The shooting… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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3 arrested in West Park block party shooting

By Tonya Alanez Three men accused of shooting into a crowd at a block party in West Park have been arrested, authorities said. A man was hospitalized with a gunshot wound that was life threatening. His name has been withheld by police, said Joy Oglesby, a spokeswoman for the Broward Sheriff’s Office. The shooting… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Christian

‘I Killed My Sister, But I Don’t Care’: Teen Live Streams Car Crash That Killed Her Sister

By Editor (Breitbart) — An 18-year-old woman has been arrested following a car crash that she live streamed to Instagram which resulted in the death of her 14-year-old sister. ABC30 reports that 18-year-old Obdulia Sanchez from Stockton, California, has been arrested under the suspicion of driving under the influence after Sanchez was involved in a car accident which took… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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22 arrested in Fort Lauderdale crackdown on sex offenders

By Adam Sacasa Some sex offenders have been living illegally in off-limit areas of Fort Lauderdale. But Operation Here Not There has swept up 22 suspects in sex weeks, authorities said Tuesday. The city prohibits sex offenders from living within 1,400 feet of a school, school bus stop or park. The arrests were… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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22 arrested in Fort Lauderdale crackdown on sex offenders

By Adam Sacasa Some sex offenders have been living illegally in off-limit areas of Fort Lauderdale. But Operation Here Not There has swept up 22 suspects in sex weeks, authorities said Tuesday. The city prohibits sex offenders from living within 1,400 feet of a school, school bus stop or park. The arrests were… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Some residents want Hollywood to leave street names alone

By Susannah Bryan Some residents who don’t want Hollywood to rename three streets honoring Confederate commanders say they should have a say in the decision. Commissioners agreed earlier this month to waive the rule that gives residents a vote in changing the name of a street they live on. A final commission vote… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Some residents want Hollywood to leave street names alone

By Susannah Bryan Some residents who don’t want Hollywood to rename three streets honoring Confederate commanders say they should have a say in the decision. Commissioners agreed earlier this month to waive the rule that gives residents a vote in changing the name of a street they live on. A final commission vote… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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With McCain's return, Pence breaks tie as Senate votes to debate GOP health care bill

By Sean Sullivan, Juliet Eilperin and Kelsey Snell With Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie, the Senate voted by a hair Tuesday to start debating Republican legislation to tear down much of the Obama health care law. The vote gives President Donald Trump and GOP leaders a crucial initial victory but launches a weeklong debate promising… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Fort Lauderdale builder plans major redevelopment of Lighthouse Point yacht club

By Arlene Satchell Fort Lauderdale builder Terence “Terry” Paterson has major redevelopment plans in store for the Lighthouse Point Yacht & Racquet Club. An entity controlled by Paterson – Lighthouse Point Yacht Club Investments – purchased the property at 2701 NE 42nd St. from Silver Seas Hotel Inc., earlier this… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Education

Knitting Club & Crochet Club: Please bring your own needles and yarn. Adults 18 and above only. 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

– Weston Conference 112 Please bring your own needles and yarn. Adults 18 and above only. For more information contact: Nuzhat Alam 954-357-5304 …read more Source:: Broward County Library       ...
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A and B schools — no 'failure factories' in Palm Beach County | Opinion

By Robert M. Avossa Each year, the Florida Department of Education releases grades for every traditional public and charter school in Florida. The foundation of these grades is student performance and learning gains on the Florida Standards Assessment tests given each year, starting with students in the third grade. … …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Hot even by our standards: The 'feels like' temperature soars over 100 degrees

By Brett Clarkson This is a hot one. In Pompano Beach, today’s heat index — or the “feels like” temperature — was 108 degrees. At Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, it was 105. It’s worse in Miami-Dade and Collier counties, both of which are under a heat advisory with temperatures forecast to feel… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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