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Child hit, dies in West Palm Beach

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Tonya Alanez) — A 2-year-old child was killed after being hit by a vehicle Friday evening, authorities said. The crash happened at 6:31 p.m. in the 600 block of 59th Street in West Palm Beach, said Sgt....
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Federal judge tosses out life sentences for D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Matthew Barakat) — A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia's most notorious criminals, sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings. In...
  • New: 4 hr 22 min ago

Biker gangs still cruising, commiting crimes, claiming South Florida, authorities say

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Tonya Alanez, Paula McMahon) — Hoodlum biker gangs leaving trails of exhaust, murder and mayhem in their wake are not a thing of yesteryear, as demonstrated by a recent killing pinned on the notorious Outlaws Motorcycle...
  • New: 4 hr 39 min ago

World OutGames sporting events canceled amid financial turmoil

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Joey Flechas, Steve Rothaus, Susan Miller Degnan, Miami Herald) — The long-planned sporting and cultural meeting known as the World OutGames, a 10-day LGBTQ-themed event advertised as a spectacular gathering of athletes from around the world, unraveled...
  • New: 4 hr 49 min ago

Hollywood city attorney agrees to resign after DUI arrest

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Susannah Bryan) — Hollywood City Attorney Jeff Sheffel said he planned to keep his $210,000-a-year job after his DUI arrest two months ago. He had a change of heart after Commissioner Dick Blattner asked for...
  • New: 4 hr 59 min ago

Palm Beach County property values on the rise for sixth year

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Skyler Swisher) — Palm Beach County's total taxable property value has increased for the sixth consecutive year, surpassing the peak of the housing boom, according to estimates released Friday. That's good...
  • New: 5 hr 24 min ago

Woman stole $21,000 in vacation home scam, deputies say

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Adam Sacasa) — A Minnesota couple wanted to trade frigid winter weather for Florida sunshine — but walked right into a scam, investigators say. Karen and Ken Hoime booked a vacation rental home on FlipKey,...
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Authorities still investigating Lynn University student's death

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Brooke Baitinger) — Authorities are still investigating the death of an 18-year-old Lynn University student whose body was found behind a restaurant at Mizner Park, the retail and entertainment complex in...
  • New: 6 hr 29 min ago

Raw sewage repeatedly fouls Fort Lauderdale waters

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Brittany Wallman, John Maines) — It was a hot Thursday in June, and under the Himmarshee Canal in Fort Lauderdale, an underwater sewer pipe burst. The fetid liquid was flowing under pressure, and over the next 25 hours, 10.6...
  • New: 6 hr 39 min ago

Korean M.A.S.H. doc who worked with GIs in war treats vets at West Palm VA

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Mike Clary) — At work in a mobile field hospital during the Korean War, former South Korean Army Capt. Kuang Kim witnessed the ferocity of the fighting all around him, and the non-stop flow of casualties. ...
  • New: 6 hr 44 min ago

Nancy Pelosi in South Florida, talks up Democratic hopes, tamps down impeachment talk

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Anthony Man) — Nancy Pelosi, who will return to her former role as U.S. House speaker if Democrats win control next year, declined Friday to offer what so many energized activists in her party want to hear:...
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Alert worker foils audacious attempt to rip off forklift

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Brian Ballou) — Their audacity was outweighed only by the item they tried to steal from a Deerfield Beach industrial firm on May 19 — a forklift. The three thieves dressed for the part, wearing reflective...
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Kid's best friend: Dog gets yearbook photo at Frontier Elementary

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Scott Travis) — The yearbook staff at Frontier Elementary wanted to make sure everyone who attended the school was pictured in the yearbook, and that includes a yellow Labrador named Ketch. On the page...
  • New: 7 hr 29 min ago

Cocaine comes roaring back to South Florida — and then some

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ryan Van Velzer) — Cocaine is making a comeback in South Florida. Colombian cocaine production is at a record high, and traffickers are hauling more of the drug into the southern half of the Sunshine State,...
  • New: 7 hr 44 min ago

John Kasich calls for civility in politics in West Palm Beach appearance

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Dan Sweeney) — For a moment, it almost felt like the ancient times of 13 months ago. Ohio Gov. John Kasich called on a crowd in Florida to choose decency and religion over discord and secularism. “We...
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Lawyer says murder trial's spotlight on oral sex helped him mask defense's endgame

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Rafael Olmeda) — Francisca Marquinez did not die from choking to death on Richard Henry Patterson’s penis, and defense lawyer Ken Padowitz knew it. But the unusual defense argument dominated the attorney’s...
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Few students enroll in $10,000 college degree programs

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Scott Travis) — It sounded like a great deal: Get a four-year college degree for the low price of $10,000. But nearly five years after the state’s community colleges agreed to offer these discounted degrees...
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Hurricane Andrew's legacy remains as 25th anniversary approaches

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Brett Clarkson) — There was no air conditioning and parts of the roof were gone, so the mosquitoes would swarm in on those hellishly hot nights. People had their guns ready for the looters. There were also...
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Woman's retrial to start in 2011 slaying of ex-husband in Jupiter

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Marc Freeman) — When 70-year-old Donna Horwitz returns to a Palm Beach courtroom Tuesday for a retrial on charges that she killed her ex-husband Lanny in an angry, jealous rage, she’s likely to employ much of...
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State introducing new hurricane evacuation plan this year

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Wayne K. Roustan) — If a hurricane comes this year, people in South Florida will find new rules for getting out of town. A new evacuation plan from the Florida Department of Transportation allows motorists to...
  • New: 8 hr 44 min ago
Blog Articles

Owner Jeffrey Loria might not be making as much as he thought

FishStripes (Scott Gelman) — The price is dropping, according to one report. While Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria remains engaged in talks to sell the team, he might not receive the $1.3 billion he’s been seeking, according...
  • 12 hr 32 min ago

Miami Marlins Propsect Watch: Isaac Galloway

Marlin Maniac (Andrew Guthart) — With the Miami Marlins season going the way it is, let’s take a look at a prospect whose time might be around the corner. Isaac Galloway has been much of an afterthought so far in his minor career...
  • 13 hr 4 min ago

The Marlins should play four outfielders whenever Dan Straily pitches

FishStripes (Ely Sussman) — A conventional defense suits a conventional pitcher, but Straily is anything but conventional. And that can be a good thing. Dan Straily was a curious acquisition for the Miami Marlins this...
  • 14 hr 24 min ago

It’s time for another Marlins fire sale

FishStripes (Aram Leighton) — Though they may feel the same, this one should be different. We are about one quarter of the way through the season and the Marlins are off to their worst start since they lost 108 games in...
  • 16 hr 24 min ago

Marlins Draft Recap: 2008

FishStripes (Connor Newcomb) — The most notable pick in this draft was Tom Koehler, which is a little concerning. In this Marlins Draft Recap series, I will break down the last 10 drafts for the Miami Marlins and look...
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Why I’m a fan of the Miami Marlins

FishStripes (Daniel Smith) — Or, how a boy from England fell in love with the Fish Welcome to the refreshed Fish Stripes! To celebrate the new look and feel of our sports communities, we’re sharing stories of how and why...
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Marlins Morning News: quiet bats result in loss

FishStripes (Daniel Smith) — Edinson Volquez is now 0-7 on the season as the Marlins only managed four hits yesterday in a 4-1 loss to Oakland. Plus links on Christian Yelich and Brad Ziegler. Marlins News Sonny Gray ...
  • 1 day 13 hr ago

The Marlins split the two game set with Oakland, in a 4-1 loss

FishStripes (Andrew S Meyer) — Edinson Volquez falls to 0-7 on the season The Marlins bats came out in force on Tuesday night to out slug the Oakland A’s for a much needed win in a dismal stretch for the Fish. Having scored...
  • 1 day 21 hr ago

Fish Farm Report: 5/24

FishStripes (Andrew S Meyer) — Two games rained out; Baby Cakes reign in Colorado New Orleans Baby Cakes - Triple-A Pacific Coast League Baby Cakes 14 @ Colorado Springs Sky Sox 4 The Baby Cakes annihilated the ...
  • 1 day 21 hr ago

Republican candidate in Montana special election accused of body-slamming reporter

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Matt Pearce) — A national political reporter for the Guardian newspaper said Montana GOP congressional candidate Greg Gianforte body-slammed him and broke his glasses Wednesday afternoon before a campaign...
  • 2 days ago

What an injury to Christian Yelich would mean for the Miami Marlins

Marlin Maniac (Michael Napoles) — On Tuesday, the Miami Marlins managed to win a baseball game. While the reversal of their fortunes was refreshing, it came at a price. The Miami Marlins wrapped up the first game of a two game set...
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Christian Yelich exits Tuesday’s win with injury

FishStripes (Scott Gelman) — Another day, another injury. Marlins left fielder Christian Yelich left Tuesday’s win against the Athletics with a “right hip flexor injury” and is day-to-day , according to Clark Spencer of...
  • 2 days ago

Why the Miami Marlins don’t need to ‘blow it up’

Marlin Maniac (Michael Napoles) — The Miami Marlins season hasn’t gotten off to a great start. Despite multiple reports to the contrary, it isn’t time to hit the reset button yet. The narrative surrounding the Miami...
  • 2 days ago

Fish Farm Report: May 23rd

FishStripes (Kevin Kraczkowski) — Miami’s minor league affiliates went 1-2 on Tuesday night, in Florida, Colorado, and New Jersey. Triple-A Pacific Coast League New Orleans Baby Cakes 7, Colorado Springs Sky Sox 2 The Baby...
  • 2 days ago

Brad Ziegler: From ‘Mr. Reliable’, to ‘Mr. Oh No!’ for Miami Marlins

Marlin Maniac (Andrew Guthart) — The Miami Marlins expected consistency and ground-balls when they inked the submariner to a two year contract. Brad Ziegler started off the season as a high impact relief pitcher for the Miami...
  • 2 days ago

Marlins Morning News: Lineup shakeup does the trick

FishStripes (David N. Phillips) — Bour blasts 12th bomb; plus, trade speculation already in full swing Marlins News Looking to shake his team out of a funk, Don Mattingly shook up the lineup first. Giancarlo Stanton ...
  • 2 days ago

Marlins Draft Recap: 2007

FishStripes (Connor Newcomb) — The most important thing about 2007 is that the Marlins got Giancarlo Stanton. In this Marlins Draft Recap series, I will break down the last 10 drafts for the Miami Marlins and look at the...
  • 3 days ago

Fish Farm Report: May 22nd

FishStripes (Kevin Kraczkowski) — Miami’s minor league affiliates split their four games on Monday. Triple-A Pacific Coast League New Orleans Baby Cakes 5, Las Vegas 51s 1 3,742 were on hand at Shrine on Airline to witness...
  • 4 days ago

Miami Marlins: The ugly truth about Ichiro

Marlin Maniac (Michael Napoles) — The Miami Marlins have a player headed for the Hall of Fame on their roster. Has the time for one of the games most prolific hitters to hang it up? I want to go on record as saying that it pains...
  • 4 days ago

Trading Tom Koehler provides little value for the Miami Marlins

Marlin Maniac (Michael Napoles) — The Miami Marlins have been linked to a number of trade rumors in the last two weeks. As the team struggles, the rumors continue to grow. Total disclamer: The Miami Marlins are in all likelihood...
  • 4 days ago