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 2022-01-22 18:10 

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COVID-19 update: Florida reports 22,818 new cases, lowest daily count since Christmas...

Florida reported 22,818 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday as the 7-day average for new cases dropped to its lowest level since Dec. 28, according to data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. Here are the latest statistics....

 2022-01-22 15:25 

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Bam Adebayo already playing as a closer in Heat return...

Bam Adebayo making closing statements in Miami Heat return....

 2022-01-22 15:09 

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Blast of arctic air could drop South Florida temperatures into low 40s late this weekend...

The coldest temperatures of the season are expected to push into the region late this weekend, meaning Broward and Palm Beach residents could see temperatures in the lows 40s, and wind chills, in the most extreme realistic cases, in the mid 30s....

 2022-01-22 14:00 

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Ira Winderman: Heat reunion comes at awkward time for languishing Lakers...

The faces will be familiar when the Los Angeles Lakers play the Miami Heat on Sunday night, but their current plight is not exactly what they signed on for....

 2022-01-22 13:52 

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Hollywood man arrested for two sexual batteries involving prostitutes...

A Hollywood man was arrested and charged with sexual battery for incidents involving two prostitutes....

 2022-01-22 13:04 

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Aleksander Barkov lifts Panthers past Canucks in shootout...

Sam Reinhart scored in regulation for Florida, and Spencer Knight stopped 27 shots in the win. The Panthers are 10-1-1 in their past 12 games....

 2022-01-22 13:00 

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You think it’s too early to make Valentine’s Day restaurant reservations? Nope. Here’s some help....

Here's a curated Valentine's Day listing of restaurant and lounge specials in Broward and Palm Beach counties....

 2022-01-22 13:00 

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Scary headlines are unfair to cruise lines | Opinion...

With the protocols in place, including mandatory testing of passengers and vaccination of crews, cruise liners are among the safest places in the pandemic, but you wouldn't know that from newspaper headlines, writes a Broward County travel agency owne...

 2022-01-22 12:00 

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Too many cats, dogs suffer at Broward shelter | Letters to the editor...

A reader says Broward falls short of its 10-year-old goal of a no-kill county animal shelter....

 2022-01-22 11:05 

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ASK IRA: Was Jimmy Butler’s 3-pointer a misguided attempt at Heat glory?...

Was 3-pointer at finish in Atlanta a poor decision by Miami Heat's Jimmy Butler?...

 2022-01-22 03:02 

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Hawks (barely) finally get best of Heat, with P.J. Tucker sidelined with knee issue...

Five Degrees of Miami Heat from Friday's game against the Atlanta Hawks....

 2022-01-22 02:58 

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Winderman’s view: Adebayo, Yurtseven have their big moment, plus other Heat-Hawks thoughts...

Ira Winderman's perspectives and other items of note from the Miami Heat's Friday night game against the Atlanta Hawks....

 2022-01-22 01:13 

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Se derrumba parcialmente la terraza de un restaurante junto al agua en Fort Lauderdale...

Los clientes de un restaurante frente al mar en Fort Lauderdale fueron sacados del agua despus de que una parte del muelle de 15 por 15 pies se derrumbara el viernes por la noche, dijo un oficial de bomberos....

 2022-01-22 01:01 

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Ante cifra récord de niños con COVID en los hospitales de Florida, estas son las respuestas a las principales preguntas de omicron de los padres...

Esta semana, las hospitalizaciones peditricas por COVID aumentaron levemente en los hospitales infantiles del sur de Florida. Los expertos ofrecen orientacin a los padres sobre cmo mantener a los nios sanos y seguros....

 2022-01-22 00:31 

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Fort Lauderdale waterside restaurant’s deck partially collapses...

Customers at a waterfront restaurant in Fort Lauderdale were pulled from the water after a 15-by-15-foot portion of the dock collapsed Friday evening, a fire rescue official said....

 2022-01-21 23:59 

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Anthony Moscatiello and Anthony Ferrari reach plea deals in Miami Subs founder murder case...

Anthony Moscatiello and Anthony Ferrari, the men previously convicted in the murder of Miami Subs founder Gus Boulis, reached plea deals in court Thursday, ending a 22-year-long saga in one of South Florida's most infamous cases....

 2022-01-21 23:41 

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Omicron shows signs of decline in Florida but weekly death toll rises by 605...

Florida's weekly COVID-19 report showed a drop in new cases from the record high last week, an indication that the state has passed the peak of the omicron wave and the testing madness has subsided. However, the death toll from omicron is only beginni...

 2022-01-21 23:07 

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FIU President Mark Rosenberg abruptly resigns, citing health reasons...

Florida International University President Mark Rosenberg unexpectedly announced his resignation Friday, prompting the school's trustees to quickly select an interim replacement....

 2022-01-21 22:04 

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Two Delray Beach restaurants named in Yelp’s Top Restaurants of 2022...

Two of the best restaurants in the country live in Delray Beach and a third lives in West Palm Beach if you believe this week's Yelp rankings of its Top Restaurants in 2022....

 2022-01-21 21:55 

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Films, events recognize Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance, and Inclusion Month...

February is Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance, and Inclusion Month, and South Florida's Jewish community is observing through events....

 2022-01-21 21:12 

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As Brightline sees ridership increase, here are the additions on the way...

Brightline, South Florida's high-speed railroad, said Friday its ridership numbers during the pandemic are starting to rise, even with a fare increase....

 2022-01-21 21:02 

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Broward School Board approves small raise and $2,000 bonus for teachers...

The School Board voted unanimously in a special meeting Friday to a contract that gives teachers raises of 1% to 1.33%, in addition to a bonus....

 2022-01-21 20:49 

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Giuliani associate gets year in prison in foreign donor case...

Igor Fruman, who helped Rudy Giuliani seek damaging information against Joe Biden in Ukraine, was sentenced to a year and a day in prison and fined $10,000 Friday in an unrelated campaign finance case. He was told to report to prison March 14....

 2022-01-21 20:32 

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Tu abogado de inmigración responde: Asilo político, retención de deportación, convenio contra tortura (CAT) y TPS para venezolanos...

En marzo del ao pasado, el Departamento de Seguridad Interna (DHS) autoriz el Estatus de Proteccin Temporal (TPS) para venezolanos presente en Estados Unidos antes del 8 de marzo, dada la situacin poltica que ha puesto en peligro a miles de venezolanos....

 2022-01-21 20:23 

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After record season, Miami Dolphins’ Jaylen Waddle gets a display at Pro Football Hall of Fame...

On Jan. 9, Waddle, set the NFL record for receptions in a season by a rookie....

 2022-01-21 20:23 

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Top recruits pouring into Miami for Hurricanes’ Elite Prospect Day...

Miami is hosting a long list of top recruits for Saturday's Elite Prospect Day....

 2022-01-21 20:22 

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Beware of what happens when Florida’s underwhelmed election cops get bored | Fred Grimm...

Florida's election police offer a frightening solution to an imaginary crime wave, writes columnist Fred Grimm....

 2022-01-21 20:11 

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Feds launch appeal of ruling on sports betting...

With the future of mobile sports betting in Florida at stake, the federal government this week took the first step in appealing a judge's decision that scrapped a deal that gave the Seminole Tribe control over sports wagering in the state....

 2022-01-21 19:56 

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Woman fleeing man gets hit by car and dies...

A woman in Pompano Beach was running from a man who was chasing her and was hit by a car, dying later at the hospital, officials said....

 2022-01-21 19:56 

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U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum acquires photos that were stored in Miami home...

For more than 30 years, a collection of Holocaust photos were stored in a Miami home. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. has acquired the collection, which includes more than 100 photos and documents. The collection includes r...

 2022-01-21 19:40 

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Don’t sleep on South Florida’s Pillow Fighting Championship...

A total of 40 fighters, most of them from South Florida, will try and put their opponents to sleep at the upcoming pay-per-view Pillow Fighting Championships Pound Down at 9 p.m. Jan. 29 on FITE....

 2022-01-21 19:34 

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Could ex-Dolphins coach Brian Flores return home to New York? Giants hire former Miami exec as GM...

The New York Giants are expected to pursue ex-Dolphins coach Brian Flores as the Giants also hired a former Dolphins executive that was recently with the Bills as their new GM....

 2022-01-21 19:17 

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South Florida synagogues take security seriously...

South Florida synagogues stress strong security measures following hostage situation at Congregation Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville, TX....

 2022-01-21 19:10 

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Dolphins lose receiver Kirk Merritt to New Orleans Saints...

Miami Dolphins lose a promising receiver and face many key decisions regarding their other wideouts....

 2022-01-21 19:03 

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The Senate strangles an attempt to protect your right to vote | Editorial...

The Senate filibuster, used with ever-growing frequency, has brought lawmaking to a stand-still. Placing deference to this absurd rule over the right to vote is only the latest outrage, though among the worst. The minority party must have guaranteed, fund...

 2022-01-21 18:46 

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Hall of Famer Karrie Webb commits to Gainbridge LPGA after two-year hiatus...

For the first time in two years, World Golf Hall of Famer and Boynton Beach resident Karrie Webb will be returning to LPGA Tour competition, committing to the Gainbridge LPGA tournament at Boca Rio Golf Club from Jan. 27 through Jan. 30....

 2022-01-21 18:43 

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Four former winners returning to Delray Open...

For the Delray Beach Open, four former champions — Reilly Opelka (2020), Frances Tiafoe (2018), Kevin Anderson (2012) and Kei Nishikori (2008) — are among the players who have entered the 30th anniversary tournament set for Feb. 11 to 20....

 2022-01-21 18:35 

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Strawberry fields forever: Pick strawberries off the vine at these South Florida u-picks...

Now that Florida's strawberry harvest season (generally December-May) is back, demand for in South Florida's ripe strawberry fields is reaching its peak. Here are five u-pick farms in the area....

 2022-01-21 18:18 

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Manatees finally eat lettuce offered to them to hold off starvation...

The effort to feed manatees them began in November in an attempt to prevent another famine. But the unprecedented action failed to bear fruit until Thursday, when a couple of manatees began eating the lettuce, and finally more than 30 appeared and consume...

 2022-01-21 18:17 

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COVID-19 update: Florida reports 38,614 new cases as vaccination rates drop to six-month low...

As Florida's 7-day average for daily new cases fell to it's lowest level since Dec. 29, daily vaccination rates are at their lowest in nearly seven months, according to data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. Here are the latest statistics...

 2022-01-21 18:10 

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Anger and anguish over 15-week abortion ban | Steve Bousquet...

A Mississippi-style abortion law in Florida is drawing by far the most interest from Floridians in Tallahassee....

 2022-01-21 18:04 

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Team Boca 2013 white team wins Wellington soccer tourney...

Team Boca SABR girls soccer coach Cristina Taylor always believed in her 2013 team, so winning the 15th annual Wellington Wave Soccer Shootout was something she felt they were trending to....

 2022-01-21 18:02 

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With a record number of children with COVID in Florida hospitals, here are answers to parents’ top omicron questions...

This week pediatric hospitalizations for COVID increased slightly at South Florida children's hospitals. Experts are offering parents guidance on how to keep children healthy and safe....

 2022-01-21 17:48 

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Heat’s P.J. Tucker has sunnier visions than big chill of All-Star 3-point contest in Cleveland in February...

Heat forward P.J. Tucker would prefer to skip the big chill in Cleveland and the 3-point contest, even with his league-leading percentage....

 2022-01-21 17:45 

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Boca Raton’s Elle Nachmann reaches quarterfinals of Doherty golf tourney...

Boca Raton's Elle Nachmann carded a 4-under 68 in stroke-play qualifying, which is the best round she ever had Coral Ridge Course....

 2022-01-21 17:25 

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Chaminade Madonna three-star safety commits to UMass...

Chaminade Madonna three-star safety Jeremiah McGill committed to the Massachusetts Minutemen, he announced this week on Twitter....

 2022-01-21 17:12 

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An alternative to roses: Boca Raton Orchid Society brings back Valentine’s Day show...

The Boca Raton Orchid Society will be bringing back its annual Valentine's Orchid Show and Sale Feb. 12 to Feb. 13 at Safe Schools Institute in Boca Raton....

 2022-01-21 17:05 

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‘Despacito’ star Luis Fonsi hopes to make waves again with new ‘Vacaciones’...

"Despacito" singer Luis Fonsi debuted a new song and video, "Vacaciones,"; a new Spanish-language collaboration with Colombian reggaeton singer Manuel Turizo...

 2022-01-21 17:03 

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Multiple crews battle warehouse fire in Pembroke Park...

Just before 7 a.m. the Broward Sheriff's Office received a call about a fire at 2051 SW. 31 Avenue in Pembroke Park. When firefighters arrived, heavy black smoke was seeping from the warehouse bay windows as well as from several vents...

 2022-01-21 16:53 

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Parkland shows Florida’s archaic sovereign immunity law must change | Editorial...

Floridians injured by the negligence or malfeasance of government entities can usually only get $200,000 of a judgment from a civil suit. The rest must be doled out by the Legislature, which often refuses to act on valid claims. The whole concept of sover...

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