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South Florida says farewell to Jose Fernandez

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Sun Sentinel Staff) — Miami's somber farewell to beloved Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez is underway. Fans gathered on the West Plaza of Marlins Park to watch as Fernandez's body left the ballpark for the last...
  • New: 26 min ago

2011 shooting death case ends in murder conviction, life sentence for robber

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Marc Freeman) — In the five years since Kemar Clayton was killed in a shopping center parking lot near Wellington, the prosecution of two men charged in the shooting took some unexpected turns. Jamal Smith —...
  • New: 1 hr 8 min ago

Fort Lauderdale officer could get 20-day suspension for slapping homeless man

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Larry Barszewski) — A police officer who smacked a homeless man he was evicting from the downtown bus terminal last year faces a 20-day unpaid suspension for violating department policies. An internal affairs...
  • New: 1 hr 51 min ago

Clinton holding public event Friday in Coral Springs

South Florida Sun-Sentinel Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton will be in Coral Springs on Friday.  Fresh off the first presidential debate, Clinton hold a public event at the Coral Springs Gymnasium, 2501...
  • New: 2 hr 9 min ago

Tropical Storm Matthew forms, could be a hurricane by Friday

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Brett Clarkson) — Tropical Storm Matthew has formed in the Atlantic Ocean not far from the Caribbean Sea, and could become a hurricane by Friday, the National Hurricane Center says. It was still too early to...
  • New: 2 hr 20 min ago

FBI director: Database coming on police use of deadly force

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Tribune news services) — The FBI will have up and running within two years a database that tracks instances of police use of deadly force, FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers Wednesday at a congressional hearing...
  • New: 3 hr 13 min ago

Locations of Zika-positive mosquitoes in Miami Beach identified

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Daniel Chang and Joey Flechas) — Nearly all of the locations in Miami Beach where traps captured mosquitoes carrying Zika virus in August and September are residential areas, though some are located near where lots of people...
  • New: 3 hr 37 min ago

Babysitter arrested for death of Boynton Beach infant

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Greg Angel) — BOYNTON BEACH — A woman is facing charges in connection with the suspicious death of a 5-month-old baby in Boynton Beach. Jessica Amster, 26, appeared in court Wednesday morning for a first...
  • New: 3 hr 44 min ago

Home Depot pulls 'peeping Tom' Halloween decoration after Toronto mom's complaint

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Amy B. Wang) — With its leering eyes, furrowed brow and hands cupped around a pockmarked face, there is no mistaking what the "Scary Peeper Creeper" is meant to imitate: the head of a "peeping Tom" looking in...
  • New: 3 hr 46 min ago

Staff predictions: Miami Dolphins at Cincinnati Bengals

South Florida Sun-Sentinel Dolphins still seeking identity under new coach Adam Gase, who is in need of a signature win.
  • New: 3 hr 52 min ago

Police investigate shooting that left 1 dead, 1 injured in Delray Beach

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Victoria Price) — DELRAY BEACH — Police are investigating a shooting that left killed one person, and left another seriously injured. Delray Beach police officers found a victim suffering from gun shots in...
  • New: 7 hr 27 min ago

Free escape room game in Pompano Beach and Fort Lauderdale

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Doreen Christensen) — You wake up locked in a strange room with no clue how you got there. A note says the police are searching for you. Now, figure out how to escape. If that sounds like a fun way to spend your...
  • New: 7 hr 39 min ago

Consumers aren't as excited as the auto industry about self-driving cars

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Tracey Lien) — If Ford, Volvo, GM and Uber are to be believed , self-driving cars will soon dominate our roads and car ownership will be a thing of the past. If regular consumers are to be believed,...
  • New: 8 hr 59 min ago

Marlins get blown out by Mets, 12-1, on Tuesday

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Tim Healey) — Giancarlo Stanton did not sleep Monday night. There was too much pain, grief, sorrow. Too much to process after an evening during which the Marlins, playing for the first time since Jose...
  • 16 hr 27 min ago

Former Israeli President Shimon Peres dead at 93

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Tribune news services) — Former Israeli President Shimon Peres has died at 93, two weeks after suffering major stroke, the Israeli media reported. This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
  • 16 hr 29 min ago

José Fernández invited other Marlins to hang out in hours before tragic deaths, friends say

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Paula McMahon, Craig Davis, Mike Clary) — In the hours before José Fernández and two other men died in a tragic boating accident, the beloved pitcher invited several of his teammates to hang out with him after the team beat the...
  • 16 hr 47 min ago

Health officials confirm case of dengue fever in Miami-Dade

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Rebeca Piccardo) — Amid concerns over the Zika virus, state officials have confirmed a case of locally acquired dengue fever in Miami-Dade County. Dengue fever, which, like Zika, is a mosquito-borne illness,...
  • 17 hr ago

First Clinton-Trump matchup breaks presidential debate record with 84 million TV viewers

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Stephen Battaglio) — The contentious first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump lived up to its high ratings expectations, delivering the largest-ever TV audience for a presidential debate....
  • 18 hr 9 min ago
Blog Articles

To honor Jose Fernandez, Marlins will wear his No. 16 tonight

The Miami Herald (Clark Spencer) — To honor Jose Fernandez, all Marlins players will wear his No. 16 tonight when they face the New York Mets. Sources said other tributes to Fernandez, who died early Sunday in a boating accident,...
  • 2 days ago

Voters see Donald Trump win as possible, and that might get more to vote

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (David Lauter) — Donald Trump is enjoying his strongest position in the presidential race since immediately after his nominating convention and, for the first time, has started to significantly close the gap...
  • 9 days ago
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TSA says it kept summer lines short by hiring and promoting more screeners

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Hugo Martin) — Next time you come across an airport screener, take the time to say “Thanks.” That is the request by Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, who credited major staffing...
  • 9 days ago
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MLB Scores: Marlins 5 Phillies 4

FishStripes (Isaac Goodwin) — Christian Yelich's clutch two-run homer helped propel Miami to victory. The Marlins picked up a big come-from-behind victory over the Phillies Sunday afternoon, after trailing for the...
  • 9 days ago
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Johnny Bench offers Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto some interesting advice

The Miami Herald (Clark Spencer) — PHILADELPHIA -- When Johnny Bench talks, you listen. Especially if, like Bench, you’re a catcher from Oklahoma. “Everybody back home knows who Johnny Bench is,” said Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto,...
  • 10 days ago
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NL West Notes: Padres' scandal echoes, Kendrick back for Dodgers

FishStripes (Jack McElduff) — Here's what's happening around the National League West. After a season that's seen scandal after scandal in the front offices of Major League Baseball, one team wasn't entirely ready to be done...
  • 11 days ago
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MLB Scores: Marlins 3, Phillies, 4

FishStripes (Dylan Goldman) — Jimmy Paredes delivered the game-winning run in the 13th inning, giving Philadelphia the 4-3 win on Friday evening. Philadelphia's bullpen allowed only one run in 8 2/3 inning pitched. The ...
  • 11 days ago
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Miami Marlins need a Hail Mary to reach playoffs

The Miami Herald (Clark Spencer) — PHILADELPHIA -- The postseason picture is bleak for the Marlins, who are four back in the Wild Card race with 16 games remaining. They have about a two percent chance of pulling it off, according...
  • 12 days ago
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Don’t Be Blinded By Beard, Marlins Fans: It’s Not The Issue

Marlin Maniac (Sean Millerick) — In the above picture, you see the face of a man who just tossed six innings of one-run ball without surrendering a walk after being acquired just before the 2016 MLB Trade Deadline. In the eight...
  • 12 days ago
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Ichiro is still pretty good

FishStripes (Connor Newcomb) — After struggling in 2015, Ichiro Suzuki has put up his best season since 2010. When the Marlins signed Ichiro Suzuki as a free agent in January of 2015, they knew they wouldn’t be getting the...
  • 12 days ago
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Marcell Ozuna’s wacky bounceback season

FishStripes (Michael Jong) — Marcell Ozuna posted a decent season for the Marlins as part of a comeback campaign. Was that enough to keep him in Miami? The Miami Marlins , all things considered, have to be happy with ...
  • 12 days ago
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Marlins Add Odrisamer Despaigne: Three Reasons Why

Marlin Maniac (Sean Millerick) — The Miami Marlins have added yet another arm to their arsenal, thanks to a Thursday afternoon waiver move that netted them former Baltimore Orioles pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne. An express pass to...
  • 12 days ago
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Marlins claim Odrisamer Despaigne off waivers

FishStripes (Connor Newcomb) — The Marlins have claimed right-handed pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne off of waivers from the Baltimore Orioles and have designated infielder Robert Andino for assignment, according to Joe Capozzi of...
  • 12 days ago
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2 bodies found in Orange County home owned by former NASCAR driver Robby Gordon

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Veronica Rocha) — The bodies of a man and woman were found Wednesday in a Orange home owned by former NASCAR driver Robby Gordon. Robert Gordon, 68, and his wife, Sharon Gordon, 57, were discovered at 5...
  • 13 days ago
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Looking ahead to 2017

FishStripes (Scott Gelman) — This is what to expect with regard to Miami’s future schedule. The Miami Marlins won’t be playing at home Opening Day in 2017, Major League Baseball announced Wednesday. MLB released 2017...
  • 13 days ago
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Marlins should look past Cashner for 2017

FishStripes (Daniel Smith) — After Andrew Cashner gave up seven runs in two innings against the last place Braves, Miami should strongly explore other starting pitching options for next year if they want to compete. At the...
  • 13 days ago
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Jose Fernandez having one of the best Marlins pitching seasons ever

FishStripes (Michael Jong) — Jose Fernandez is closing in on finishing one of the best Marlins pitching seasons in team history. With whom does he stack up? Jose Fernandez takes the mound tonight to face the Atlanta...
  • 13 days ago
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Playoff Hopes On The Line Tonight For Miami Marlins

Marlin Maniac (Sean Millerick) — No hyperbole, no overstatement, no forced drama to compel you to stop furiously studying the fantasy football waiver wire and take the time to read this column. The Miami Marlins season, any...
  • 13 days ago
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MLB Scores: Miami 7 Atlanta 5

FishStripes (Robert Mackenzie) — The offense was producing yet again Tuesday. The past month or so hasn’t been very fun for the Marlins . They’ve suffered through a number of injuries to key players, they’ve gone on a...
  • 14 days ago
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Miami Marlins fire seven minor league coaches

FishStripes (Scott Gelman) — Nobody is really talking about it, though. Miami fired seven of its minor league coaches after its affiliates went a combined 222-321 this season, according to Barry Jackson of The Miami...
  • 14 days ago
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