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Toys in the Sun Run brings out thousands of motorcyclists

By Joe Cavaretta Tens of thousands of motorcycles roared over closed freeways of Broward Country on Sunday morning for the annual Toys in the Sun Run. Harleys with teddy bears on their handlebars and ‘crotch rockets’ carrying Grinches sped from Hollywood to the Everglades. …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Toys in the Sun Run brings out thousands of motorcyclists

By Joe Cavaretta Tens of thousands of motorcycles roared over closed freeways of Broward Country on Sunday morning for the annual Toys in the Sun Run. Harleys with teddy bears on their handlebars and ‘crotch rockets’ carrying Grinches sped from Hollywood to the Everglades. …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Former Broward resident who became al-Qaeda operative killed in Pakistan: Reports

By Tribune wire services and Sun Sentinel staff Pakistani helicopter gunships swooped on a militant hideout in a predawn raid on Saturday and shot dead a top al-Qaeda operative who was also a former Broward County resident, according to reports. …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Former Broward resident who became al-Qaeda operative killed in Pakistan: Reports

By Tribune wire services and Sun Sentinel staff Pakistani helicopter gunships swooped on a militant hideout in a predawn raid on Saturday and shot dead a top al-Qaeda operative who was also a former Broward County resident, according to reports. …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Miami police seek elderly woman with dementia

An 82-year-old woman who suffers from dementia is being sought by the Miami Police Department. Cipriana Cuervo was last seen Saturday at 2036 SW 7th St., according to Miami police. Cuervo is described by police as a white woman who is 5 feet 3 inches tall, weighs 120 pounds, and has gray hair and green eyes. Anyone who knows Cuervo’s whereabouts is asked to call the Miami Police Department at 305-603-6300 or 305-603-6310. …read more Source:: WPLG Local News       ...
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Protests continue this weekend in South Fla.

More protests continued this weekend across the United States, including South Florida, after the grand jury decisions in Missouri and New York exonerated police officers. Organizers at an event Saturday in Fort Lauderdale said they want to end police brutality and want equal protection under the law. Protesters moved down a street toward Las Olas Boulevard after crowding an intersection at Broward Boulevard and Southeast Third Avenue. A crowd also laid down on the streets, blocking traffic, and staged a “die-in.” Hundreds of demonstrators filled into the street Friday evening on Interstate 195 in Midtown Miami, stopping traffic. A lack of indictments against police in the cases of Eric Garner and Michael Brown sparked outrage across America. Protesters said they won’t back down until something changes. “There are people like Mike Brown and Eric Garner right here in our neighborhood, but nobody talks about it,” said Pastor Troy Villings. “Nobody has a voice.” Police were following protesters on foot and in patrol vehicles. Traffic was moving smoothly again Saturday night. SLIDESHOW: Social media shares on Miami protest …read more Source:: WPLG Local News       ...
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'Shut it down': Fort Lauderdale protesters briefly block traffic on U.S. 1, Las Olas and Broward Blvds.

By Kate Jacobson About 100 protesters briefly blocked traffic major roadways in the city’s downtown during an hours-long demonstration Saturday — as part of a national response to the recent grand jury decisions in the police-involved deaths of unarmed black men in New York and Ferguson. …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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