George Zimmerman feuds with rappers Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, according to media reports
12/18/17 14:10 from Juice: National politics
A feud is brewing between rapper Jay-Z and George Zimmerman, who was acquitted in the killing of Trayvon Martin, according to media outlets. It all started with a documentary that Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter and the Weinstein Company are teamin...

Airport shooting suspect's trial delayed for months
12/18/17 14:00 from Juice: National politics
The trial of the man accused of fatally shooting five people and wounding six at Fort Lauderdale ’s airport was postponed until at least June after a court hearing Monday afternoon. Esteban Santiago ’s trial had been scheduled tentativel...

Hyde: A holiday family tradition unlike any other — the Dolphins losing | commentary
12/18/17 14:00 from Juice: National politics
The kids were home for the holidays. The family was together again. And the debate was how to spend a few hours Sunday pretending everyone was one, big, happy family before emotions disintegrated over who should unload the dishwasher. “L...

Amtrak train hurtles off overpass in Washington, killing at least 6 people
12/18/17 13:50 from Juice: National politics
An Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a faster new route hurtled off an overpass Monday near Tacoma and spilled some of its cars onto the highway below, killing at least six people, authorities said. Seventy-eight passengers an...

Don't be a Grinch about 'money in politics' | Opinion
12/18/17 13:15 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
T’is the season of giving and Americans sure know how. The average American plans to spend $660 on Christmas gifts this year. An estimated $1 trillion will be spent by Jan. 1 — for the first time in the history of U.S. business. And it’s...

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Alcee Hastings Make 'Top 5 Worst Ethics Violators' List
12/18/17 13:10 from All Stories
By:  Kevin Derby Date:  December 18, 2017 - 1:30pm Two Democrats in the Florida congressional delegation were included in the Foundation for Accountability and Civic Trust’s  (FACT) “Top 5 Worst Ethics Violators” of the year.

ESPN president John Skipper resigns, citing a substance addiction problem
12/18/17 12:51 from Juice: National politics
ESPN President John Skipper resigned from the network Monday, telling employees in an email that he's struggled with a substance addiction for many years.Skipper has been the network's guiding force in a tumultuous period, helping it sec...

How to see Fort Lauderdale's mayoral debate
12/18/17 12:50 from Broward Politics
The South Florida Sun Sentinel will host a debate among the candidates for Fort Lauderdale mayor. When is the debate? It runs from 7:30 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 4. Where is it? The debate will be in the Abdo New River Room at the Browar...

ESPN president John Skipper resigns, citing a substance addiction problem
12/18/17 12:50 from Juice: National politics
ESPN President John Skipper announced his resignation Monday, citing a substance addiction problem. “Today I have resigned from my duties as President of ESPN,” Skipper said in a statement . “I have struggled for many years with a substa...

Power Lunch: Brenda Snipes and ballot slights
12/18/17 12:35 from Juice: National politics
It's not a Florida election without lawsuits and ballot chicanery. Vote early, vote often: Former and current congressional candidate Tim Canova is speaking out following a Politico Florida report Friday that Broward Supervisor of Electi...

McDonald's unveils McVegan burger - but there's a catch
12/18/17 12:06 from Juice: National politics
McDonald's just made it a whole lot easier for plant-based patrons to indulge in fast food. The brand recently expanded its permanent menu offerings with the new McVegan burger - a 100 percent vegetable-based hamburger featuring soybean ...

Twitter rolls out stricter rules on abusive content
12/18/17 12:00 from Juice: National politics
Twitter has begun enforcing stricter policies on violent and abusive content like hateful images or symbols, including those attached to user profiles. The new guidelines, which were first announced one month ago, were put into place Mon...

The tailgating before Sunday's Bills-Dolphins game was so intense, one guy lit himself on fire
12/18/17 11:45 from Juice: National politics
Forget the football — some of the most spectacular moves from the Dolphins’ loss to the Bills happened in the parking lot. Bills fans, arguably the craziest in the NFL, have always been known for their epic tailgating. Footage on social ...

South Florida's bugs inspire science that feeds the world | Opinion
12/18/17 11:35 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
For 28 years, University of Florida entomologist Gregg Nuessly was solving a local problem with his focus on the fall armyworm. Then, suddenly, that unusual expertise emerged as a key to feeding hundreds of millions of Africans. The Bell...

Feds approve Brightline express train extension between South Florida and Orlando
12/18/17 11:25 from Juice: National politics
Getting from South Florida to Orlando could be faster now that the federal government has approved the next phase of Brightline’s high-speed passenger rail service that could begin construction early next year. The leg between Fort Laude...

Holiday travel chaos ahead for South Florida, elsewhere after Atlanta airport outage
12/18/17 11:25 from Juice: National politics
While power has been restored to the world's busiest airport, the travel woes will linger for days as cascading delays will affect airports across the nation, including South Florida just days before the start of the Christmas travel rus...

U.S. judge steps down after accusations of sexual misconduct
12/18/17 11:24 from Juice: National politics
A prominent U.S. appeals court judge announced his retirement Monday days after women alleged he subjected them to inappropriate sexual conduct or comments. Judge Alex Kozinski of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said in a statement...

Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. end their 5-year relationship
12/18/17 11:17 from Juice: National politics
Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. have split as a couple after nearly five years.A spokeswoman for Patrick confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday that the drivers are "no longer in a relationship."Patrick didn't attend the seas...

ESPN president John Skipper resigns, citing a substance addiction problem
12/18/17 11:10 from Juice: National politics
ESPN President John Skipper announced his resignation Monday, citing a substance addiction problem. “Today I have resigned from my duties as President of ESPN,” Skipper said in a statement . “I have struggled for many years with a substa...

Puerto Rico governor orders review of all post-hurricane deaths amid accusations of inaccurate toll
12/18/17 11:08 from Juice: National politics
Puerto Rico's governor on Monday ordered authorities to review all deaths reported since Hurricane Maria hit nearly three months ago amid accusations that the U.S. territory has vastly undercounted storm-related deaths. Gov. Ricardo Ross...

Review: 'Secret Garden' at the Broward Center is wonderful. Tell everyone
12/18/17 10:40 from Juice: National politics
Slow Burn Theatre's production of the Broadway musical tells an engaging story of healing from loss.

George Zimmerman feuds with rappers Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, according to media reports
12/18/17 10:20 from Juice: National politics
A feud is brewing between rapper Jay-Z and George Zimmerman, who was acquitted in the killing of Trayvon Martin, according to media outlets. It all started with a documentary that Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter and the Weinstein Company are teamin...

Out of a job during the holidays? Here's help
12/18/17 10:15 from Juice: National politics
Job hunting during the holidays can pay off in employment in 2018. Attending holiday parties and professional networking events and making social media contacts can lead to tips about job openings in the new year, experts said. Free job ...

What's not fake about the news | Guest editorial
12/18/17 10:00 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
The next time someone jokes about "fake news," stop them in their tracks and remind them that a record number of journalists around the world sit behind bars today for the crime of seeking the truth. In its annual survey, the Committee t...

Congress Set to Pass Vern Buchanan's Emergency Citrus Disease Relief Act in Final Tax Reform Bill
12/18/17 09:59 from All Stories
By:  Kevin Derby Date:  December 18, 2017 - 10:00am With the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House expected to hammer out and pass a final tax cut bill this week, U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan’s, R-Fla., proposal to help citrus growers in F...

How to see Fort Lauderdale's mayoral debate
12/18/17 09:45 from Broward Politics
The South Florida Sun Sentinel will host a debate among the candidates for Fort Lauderdale mayor. When is the debate? It runs from 7:30 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 4. Where is it? The debate will be in the Abdo New River Room at the Browar...

Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. end their 5-year relationship
12/18/17 09:14 from Juice: National politics
Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. have ended their nearly five-year relationship. A spokeswoman for Patrick confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday that the race car drivers "are no longer in a relationship." Patrick didn't atte...

Wawa opening off I-95 in Deerfield Beach Thursday with free eats, coffee and cheap gas
12/18/17 09:01 from Juice: National politics
Wawa will open is sixth Broward County store in Deerfield Beach on Dec. 21. The popular convenience store chain is set to open at 8 a.m. at 20 SW 12th Ave., with a 10 a.m. ribbon-cutting ceremony. The store  faces Hillsboro Bouelvard jus...

Toyota planning 10 purely electric vehicles by 2020s
12/18/17 08:46 from Juice: National politics
Toyota plans to offer more than 10 purely electric vehicle models in its lineup by the early 2020s, marking the Japanese automaker's commitment to that growing technology sector. Toyota Motor Corp. now offers no purely electric vehicles,...

Bitcoin futures debut on CME, taking bigger Wall Street stage
12/18/17 08:38 from Juice: National politics
A new security based on the price of the digital currency bitcoin was trading slightly higher Monday after its debut on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, a week after another such security launched on a rival exchange. The CME Group, whic...

On 68-day patrol, cutter crew seizes 15,000 pounds of cocaine; saves 1 sea turtle, Coast Guard says
12/18/17 08:30 from Juice: National politics
A 68-day patrol that ended Sunday for the Coast Guard Cutter Thetis at its home port in Key West turned out to be successful in terms of seized drugs — and wildlife rescue. While in the Eastern Pacific with international law enforcement ...

All-County: Broward fall 2017
12/18/17 08:08 from Juice: National politics
The Fall 2017 Broward All-County section is here! Check out all the Players of the Year, Coaches of the Year, first-teamers, second-teamers and honorable mentions:

All-County: Palm Beach fall 2017
12/18/17 08:08 from Juice: National politics
The Fall 2017 Palm Beach All-County section is here! Check out all the Players of the Year, Coaches of the Year, first-teamers, second-teamers and honorable mentions:

Express lane diving: A shortcut to disaster | Dashcam Derby Video
12/18/17 08:00 from Juice: National politics
Some drivers just can’t wait to use express lanes on Interstate 95, it seems, because we see them busting through those plastic poles . The Florida Highway Patrol calls it lane diving and says it’s dangerous , sometimes deadly and certai...

Deaths in South Florida: 12/18
12/18/17 08:00 from Juice: National politics
To place a Sun Sentinel obituary, visit this form . You can also search for previous obituaries here . Margaret Mary (Walkden) Cuthrell, 87, of Margate, passed away on Friday, December 15th in Coral Springs, Florida surrounded by her bel...

Gas Prices in Florida Return to Where They Stood Before Hurricane Harvey
12/18/17 07:39 from All Stories
By:  Kevin Derby Date:  December 18, 2017 - 7:45am Gas prices in Florida have dropped to what they were before Hurricane Harvey impacted oil production on the Gulf Coast, a new report finds. 

Celebs sign Buddy Bench to stop bullying
12/18/17 07:00 from Juice: National politics
Celebrities Demi Lovato, Camila Cabello and Nick Jonas are signing a "Buddy Bench" for a Florida after-school program to help stop bullying. The bench is being donated Monday to an After-School All-Stars Miami location at Bowman Ashe-Doo...

Clock ticks on sex-harassment report — Tax bill ‘devastating’ for Puerto Rico — Manafort’s home (not arrested) for the holidays — Rivera targets judge — Doug Jones, D-Margaritaville -- Mike Bender engaged
12/18/17 06:58 from Florida Playbook

Unfunded Liabilities From State Government Pension a Major Threat, Report Finds
12/18/17 06:00 from All Stories
By:  Ed Dean Date:  December 18, 2017 - 6:00am The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the nation’s largest organization of state legislators, recently published a report on the growing problems state pension plans ar...

Airport shooting suspect's trial expected to be postponed for death penalty decision
12/18/17 05:30 from Juice: National politics
The trial of the man accused of fatally shooting five people and wounding six at Fort Lauderdale ’s airport is expected to be postponed during a court hearing later today. Esteban Santiago ’s trial has been scheduled tentatively for Jan....

Mild temperatures, light winds, no significant rain chance this week
12/18/17 05:05 from Juice: National politics
Whatever plans you have heading toward the Christmas holiday, the weather this week will not hamper them. Monday started out with some patchy fog, but the weather this week will be extremely pleasant for the most part. A stray shower can...

Holiday travel chaos ahead for South Florida, elsewhere after Atlanta airport outage
12/18/17 04:40 from Juice: National politics
While power has been restored to the world's busiest airport, the travel woes will linger for days as cascading delays will affect airports across the nation, including South Florida just days before the start of the Christmas travel rus...

Review: At Y100 Jingle Ball, Camila, Charlie, Logic dazzle packed BB&T Center
12/18/17 03:00 from Juice: National politics
Camila Cabello, Charlie Puth, Logic, Halsey and Demi Lovato delivered memorable sets at Y100 Jingle Ball concert at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on Sunday night.

He Knows...
12/18/17 02:30 from All Stories
By:  Jerry Holbert Date:  December 18, 2017 - 2:00am

Collateral Damage Of "Credibly Accused"
12/18/17 02:20 from All Stories
By:  Kathleen Parker Date:  December 18, 2017 - 7:00am As the #MeToo movement gained momentum the past several weeks -- and more than a dozen powerful men accused of sexual misconduct were suspended, fired or banished into the ...

Sarah Palin's oldest son, Track, arrested on domestic violence charges
12/18/17 00:30 from Juice: National politics
Track Palin, the oldest son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, was arrested Saturday in Alaska on charges of domestic violence. It marks the second time he’s been arrested on suspicion of domestic violence in two years. The charges seem ...

Y100 Jingle Ball 2017 | Photos
12/18/17 00:00 from Juice: National politics
Some of the biggest names in pop came together on Sunday, Dec. 17, to celebrate the holiday season at the 2017 Jingle Ball at the BB&T Center in Sunrise. Performers included Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, Liam Payne, Why Don't We, Jake Miller ...

Editorial cartoons from around the country
12/18/17 00:00 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
Take a look at what cartoonists from around the country are saying about current issues and events.

South Florida flights delayed after power outage creates 'nightmare' in Atlanta
12/17/17 22:20 from Juice: National politics
A sudden power outage brought the world's busiest airport to a standstill Sunday, grounding more than 1,000 flights in Atlanta just days before the start of the Christmas travel rush. A sudden power outage brought the world's busiest air...

Trump says he won't fire Mueller as campaign to discredit Russia probe heats up
12/17/17 22:15 from Juice: National politics
President Donald Trump on Sunday sought to douse speculation that he may fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller amid an intensifying campaign by Trump allies to attack the wide-ranging Russia investigation as improper and politically motiva...

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