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One dead, five hurt in Sawgrass Expressway crash

By Doug Phillips One person died and five others were taken to hospitals following a Tuesday morning crash on the Sawgrass Expressway (State Road 869), the Florida Highway Patrol said. The crash happened in the southbound lanes of the highway shortly after 7 a.m. just north of the exit to Commercial Boulevard. … …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Capital Gazette staff among Time Person of the Year honorees

By Sarah Meehan Time magazine has chosen “The Guardians and the War on Truth” for its Person of the Year, and the staff of the Capital Gazette are among those being honored. The magazine unveiled four covers on Tuesday featuring journalists whose work led to their arrests or their deaths. In addition to the Capital… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Midde school students charged with threatening to shoot up their school

By Wayne K. Roustan Two 14-year-old Pompano Beach boys are facing charges after posting, on Instagram, unrelated threats to shoot and kill students and staff at Pompano Beach Middle School, the Broward Sheriff’s Office said. The separately posted threats caused a lockdown at the school on Wednesday while sheriff’s… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Improper sterilization of dental equipment dates to 2015, Nova Southeastern says

By Skyler Swisher An orthodontic clinic operated by Nova Southeastern University’s dental school failed for more than two years to properly sterilize equipment used on patients, college officials say. An internal review “indicated that dental residents deviated from protocols between July 2015 and February 2018,”… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Crash closes stretch of southbound Sawgrass Expressway

By Doug Phillips Drivers are encountering major delays on the southbound lanes of the Sawgrass Expressway (State Road 869) because of a crash approaching Commercial Boulevard. The crash was reported shortly after 7:15 a.m. and has all southbound lanes temporarily closed. Southbound drivers are being detoured off… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Improper sterilization of dental equipment dates to 2015, Nova Southeastern says

By Skyler Swisher An orthodontic clinic operated by Nova Southeastern University’s dental school failed for more than two years to properly sterilize equipment used on patients, college officials say. An internal review “indicated that dental residents deviated from protocols between July 2015 and February 2018,”… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Stoneman Douglas commission to make recommendations this week

By David Fleshler A draft report on the Parkland school shooting will be released this week, as the state commission investigating the massacre holds its final meetings before submitting findings and recommendations to the governor and Legislature. The draft report, which will detail the commission’s analysis of… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Stoneman Douglas commission to make recommendations this week

By David Fleshler A draft report on the Parkland school shooting will be released this week, as the state commission investigating the massacre holds its final meetings before submitting findings and recommendations to the governor and Legislature. The draft report, which will detail the commission’s analysis of… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Family of scooter-riding teen hurt in hit-run crash speaking out today

By Wayne K. Roustan The driver who critically injured a 14-year-old boy who was riding a scooter in Fort Lauderdale remains at large and the teen’s family is expected to make a plea for information today. The hit-run crash happened as the teen was riding an electric scooter shortly before 4 a.m. Dec. 1 on the 600… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Family of scooter-riding teen hurt in hit-run crash speaking out today

By Wayne K. Roustan The driver who critically injured a 14-year-old boy who was riding a scooter in Fort Lauderdale remains at large and the teen’s family is expected to make a plea for information today. The hit-run crash happened as the teen was riding an electric scooter shortly before 4 a.m. Dec. 1 on the 600… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Broward commissioners consider audit of elections office

By Larry Barszewski The next step in fixing Broward’s beleagured elections office could be an audit of its finances and operations. County commissioners and new Supervisor of Elections Peter Antonacci will consider a county-funded assessment of how the office runs. Gov. Rick Scott appointed Antonacci to the position… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Broward commissioners consider audit of elections office

By Larry Barszewski The next step in fixing Broward’s beleagured elections office could be an audit of its finances and operations. County commissioners and new Supervisor of Elections Peter Antonacci will consider a county-funded assessment of how the office runs. Gov. Rick Scott appointed Antonacci to the position… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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It's a good time to kick off your job hunt as new year kicks off

By Marcia Heroux Pounds Florida’s job market is expected to be among the strongest in the nation during January to March, according to a quarterly survey by global staffing firm ManpowerGroup released Tuesday. “Florida’s employment outlook is the 5th best in the country,” said Tom Shea, president of Fort Lauderdale-based… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Woman, 76, chases purse snatcher and gets knocked down by his car

By WPEC-CBS12 “For 76 years old I’m blessed.” Janice Allen is recovering at home after she was dragged and run over by a car in the parking lot of a fast-food restaurant after her purse was stolen. It happened Thursday night at a McDonald’s on State Road 70 in Okeechobee. And it was all caught on camera. Allen… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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LeBron tops Wade in final matchup as Lakers edge Heat 108-105

By Ira Winderman The late flashes belonged to Dwyane Wade. The overall command to LeBron James. It is where they stand in their careers. And it is where there stood during their final career meeting Monday night at Staples Center. So with 28 points, 12 assists and nine rebounds, James and his Los Angeles Lakers… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Colin Kaepernick reportedly 'ready and willing' to play for Redskins

By Des Bieler The Redskins’ increasingly makeshift situation at quarterback has done nothing to end questions about why the team has been hesitant to sign Colin Kaepernick. For his part, the noted free agent was reported Sunday to be “ready and willing” to play for Washington. That’s according to Charles Robinson… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Republicans are beginning to worry about a Trump re-election

By Jonathan Lemire, Alan Fram and Elana Schor President Donald Trump’s intensifying legal troubles are unnerving some of his fellow Republicans. Despite his brash stance, they believe the turmoil has left him increasingly vulnerable as he gears up for what is sure to be a nasty fight for re-election. Trump, ever confident of his ability to… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Coupon: BOGO free individual meals at Boston Market

By Doreen Christensen Get a free meal at Boston Market. Use a coupon for a free individual meal with purchase of another meal and a drink at participating locations. Entree choices include the chain’s famous rotisserie chicken, turkey, meatloaf, pot pies, ribs, market sandwiches and more. While you’re at it, sign… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Meek Mill, Fat Joe among guests at DJ Khaled's Miami birthday party

Meek Mill, Busta Rhymes and Fat Joe were among the rappers who came out to celebrate DJ Khaled’s birthday at an over-the-top party at the Perez Art Museum to close out Art Basel in Miami Beach. The Haute Living party celebrated birthdays for both DJ Khaled and his wife Nicole with a 60-person dinner… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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