Latest South Florida Sun-Sentinel Stories

2008-11-26 14:19:45

The State of Florida and U.S. Sugar Corp. have agreed to a $1.34 billion deal that will set aside 180,000 acres for Everglades restoration, the state said. The deal announced Tuesday was in negotiations for five months and requires approval from the boards of both U.S.

2008-10-26 15:15:00

Scales used to weigh travelers' luggage at South Florida airports are frequently inaccurate, records show.

2008-09-22 13:00:00

The deaths of at least 15 ducks in Coconut Creek, Fla., likely were caused by botulism, a wildlife official says.

2008-09-16 06:00:14

By Miguel Helft The swift, sharp and short-lived collapse of United Airlines shares Sept. 8 has been followed by a week of finger-pointing.

2008-09-11 12:00:43

A lawyer for two teenage girls says they are suing a jailed Florida billionaire for more than $100 million for allegedly soliciting erotic massages.

2008-09-09 09:00:21

By Joshua Freed Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS -- The 2002 bankruptcy of United Airlines parent company was big news at the time, and big news again on Monday when an investment newsletter mistakenly passed along an old news story about the Chapter 11 filing, thinking it was new.

2008-09-08 15:25:00

United Airline's stock value plunged Monday after a 5-year-old news story was posted on a Florida newspaper's Web site.

2008-09-01 09:00:15

Police say a North Dakota couple drowned and a teenager was missing as Hurricane Gustav roughed up the water off South Florida. Bradley Perleberg, 41, and Terry Ann Perleberg, 45, drowned Sunday afternoon off Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reported Monday.

2008-08-23 15:00:22

State officials say no one should go swimming in waters off the coast of Broward County, Fla., following possible sewage and septic spills in the area.

2008-08-10 15:00:20

Campaigners for likely Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Barack Obama say they're combing Florida barbershops and beauty salons to find unregistered voters.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).