A counteroffer to President Trump, who offers Dreamers temporary reprieve in return for a permanent wall | Editorial
01/22/19 06:00 from Juice: National politics
It’s the federal government’s longstanding policy to pay no ransom for hostages and to discourage others from doing so. The reason: one successful shakedown inevitably would invite another. What’s there to do, though, when the entire nat...

Comic book collector 'hopeful' after small part of his stolen $1.4 million collection is found
01/20/19 21:40 from Juice: National politics
It’s only a few checks off his list of missing pieces, but Randy Lawrence is hopeful he’ll get his $1.4 million in comic books back. Police in Phoenix arrested a man who tried to sell four of Lawrence’s nearly 450 missing comic books. La...

'It was getting ugly': Native American drummer talks on MAGA-hat wearing teens who surrounded him
01/20/19 21:10 from Juice: National politics
The images in a series of videos that went viral on social media Saturday showed a tense scene near the Lincoln Memorial. In them, a Native American man steadily beats his drum at the tail end of Friday's Indigenous Peoples March while s...

Stare-down between MAGA-hat wearing teen and Native American on National Mall comes into focus
01/20/19 21:10 from Juice: National politics
The three groups that met Friday in the cold shadow of the Lincoln Memorial could hardly have been more different. They were indigenous-rights activists from Michigan, Catholic schoolboys from Kentucky - some wearing Make America Great A...

Chilly start to the week, but warmer temps on the way
01/20/19 20:00 from Juice: National politics
Don’t be surprised if you wake up to frost on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Monday morning temperatures could range from the mid-30s to the low-40s in South Florida, giving a cold start to the holiday, according to a Sunday evening forecas...

After major winter storm, large swath of U.S. plunges into deep freeze
01/20/19 19:15 from Juice: National politics
Bitter cold is setting in after a major winter storm blanketed a wide swath of the country in snow, sleet and rain this weekend, creating dangerously icy conditions that promise to complicate cleanup efforts and make travel challenging o...

Hyde: It's old-time versus Showtime in a Super Bowl to prepare for | Commentary
01/20/19 19:00 from Juice: National politics
It’s Yesteryear vs. Tomorrowland. Gold coins vs. Bitcoin. Grumpy Old Men vs. Millennial Men. Patriot Minutemen vs. the Showtime Rams. Is that enough tired labels after the craziest NFL’s championship Sunday of them all? We have two more ...

Winter storm up north causing flight cancellations, delays at South Florida airports | Flight tracker
01/20/19 18:48 from Juice: National politics
Use this tracker to check the status of your flight: Flight Tracker courtesy of FlightAware.com

Relics from World War II take to the skies again as part of Wings of Freedom tour
01/20/19 18:40 from Juice: National politics
A crowd of about two dozen people braced against gusts of a former fighter plane as its propellers readied for takeoff Sunday. The North American P-51 Mustang “Toulouse Nuts” fighter was one of three World War II planes that landed in Fo...

Day 30 of shutdown: Trump lashes out after Democrats reject offer
01/20/19 18:00 from Juice: National politics
Thirty days into the partial government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to ending the impasse Sunday than when it began, with President Donald Trump lashing out at his opponents after they dismissed a plan he'd bil...

M. Night Shyamalan’s ‘Glass’ tops box office with $40.6M debut
01/20/19 14:55 from Juice: National politics
M. Night Shyamalan scored his fifth No. 1 movie as the director’s “Glass,” while not quite the blockbuster some expected, nevertheless dominated Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend at the box office with $40.6 million in ticket sales ...

Hallandale braces for protests after commissioner's anti-Muslim rant
01/20/19 14:05 from Juice: National politics
She sparked a political firestorm nationwide after accusing Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of being a Hamas-loving anti-Semite who might “blow up Capitol Hill.” Hallandale Beach Commissioner Anabelle Lima-Taub has been called un-American an...

More South Florida homeowners using PACE home improvement financing — despite complaints
01/20/19 14:05 from Juice: National politics
Needing no money down, more people in South Florida are using a unique program to finance home improvements despite complaints when the bills come due. Qualifying energy efficiency and storm-hardening projects include new roofs, air cond...

Police speak to Prince Philip about not wearing seatbelt after crash as victim disputes Palace's claim of well wishes
01/20/19 13:20 from Juice: National politics
Police in England have had a word with Prince Philip after the 97-year-old royal was spotted driving sans seatbelt just two days after overturning his vehicle in a “horrendous” accident. A spokesperson for the Norfolk Police said “suitab...

How to watch the 'super blood wolf moon' eclipse in South Florida tonight
01/20/19 11:30 from Juice: National politics
Hoping to watch Sunday night’s “super blood wolf moon” eclipse from South Florida? The only total lunar eclipse of 2019, it gets underway Sunday just after 9:30 p.m., according to NASA . The “super blood wolf moon” nickname is certainly ...

William Barr got it right | Opinion
01/20/19 10:55 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
William Barr, President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general, said nothing disqualifying in his Senate confirmation hearings this week. But senior Senate Democrats are behaving as though he transgressed by omission — by not commit...

Sunday night could be the coldest of the winter in parts of South Florida
01/20/19 10:30 from Juice: National politics
Pull out your sweaters Sunday night because the coldest temperatures of the winter are expected in parts of South Florida. “Expect tonight to be one of the coldest nights of the season so far, with forecast [lows] at Miami and Naples the...

Former CIA spy Tony Mendez, portrayed by Ben Affleck in 'Argo,' dies at 78
01/20/19 09:40 from Juice: National politics
Tony Mendez, the former CIA spy who heroically smuggled six Americans out of Iran in 1980, has died at the age of 78. Mendez, who was portrayed by Ben Affleck in the Oscar-winning movie "Argo," had been fighting Parkinson's Disease after...

Native American drummer talks on MAGA-hat wearing teens who surrounded him
01/20/19 09:25 from Juice: National politics
The images in a series of videos that went viral on social media Saturday showed a tense scene near the Lincoln Memorial. In them, a Native American man steadily beats his drum at the tail end of Friday's Indigenous Peoples March while s...

Democrats aren't buying President Trump's shutdown-ending 'compromise'
01/20/19 08:06 from Juice: National politics
In a bid to break the shutdown stalemate, President Donald Trump offered to extend temporary protections for young people brought to the U.S. illegally as children and those fleeing disaster zones in exchange for his long-promised border...

Remember the subprime mortgage mess? $1.2 trillion in risky corporate debt is flashing similar warning signs
01/20/19 08:00 from Juice: National politics
Indebted borrowers increasingly take out high-interest, adjustable-rate loans that are packaged into securities and sold to investors eager for a better rate of return. Everything’s fine while the economy is growing. But when it slows, t...

Winter storm up north causing flight cancellations, delays at South Florida airports | Flight tracker
01/20/19 07:43 from Juice: National politics
Use this tracker to check the status of your flight: Flight Tracker courtesy of FlightAware.com

FBI got a pass on Parkland school shooting after fumbling tips | Opinion
01/20/19 06:00 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
In the early 1980’s, as a Miami police homicide supervisor, I assisted in the investigation of one of the few Miami mass murders. At a local welding shop, eight innocent victims were gunned down by a criminal with a shotgun over a money ...

Sunday letters: Pollack urges school board to get Runcie to resign from post
01/20/19 06:00 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
Andrew Pollack: Broward school board must push Runcie to resign as superintendent The anniversary of the MSD Attack approaches. We are without closure. Parents of the 17 mourn the loss of children. Parents of the wounded struggle endless...

Sunday letters: Andrew Pollack urges Broward school board to force Robert Runcie's resignation
01/20/19 06:00 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
Andrew Pollack: Broward school board must push Runcie to resign as superintendent The anniversary of the MSD Attack approaches. We are without closure. Parents of the 17 mourn the loss of children. Parents of the wounded struggle endless...

Mexican pipeline explosion kills 73 people, leaves dozens more injured or missing
01/20/19 00:11 from Juice: National politics
They were warned to stay away from the geyser of gasoline gushing from the illegally tapped pipeline in central Mexico, but Gerardo Perez says he and his son joined others in bypassing the soldiers. As they neared the spurting fuel he wa...

Winter storm blankets Midwest before heading toward New England
01/20/19 00:08 from Juice: National politics
A major winter storm that blanketed most of the Midwest with snow earlier in the weekend barreled toward New England Sunday, where it was expected to cause transportation havoc ranging from slick and clogged roads to hundreds of cancelle...

Catholic high school students in 'MAGA' hats mock Native American after D.C. rally, could face expulsion
01/20/19 00:05 from Juice: National politics
A diocese in Kentucky has apologized after videos emerged showing students from an all-male Catholic high school mocking Native Americans outside the Lincoln Memorial after a rally in Washington. The Indigenous Peoples March in Washingto...

Mexican pipeline explosion kills 73 people, leaves dozens more injured or missing
01/19/19 20:54 from Juice: National politics
Gerardo Perez returned Saturday to the scorched field in central Mexico where he'd seen an illegal pipeline tap burst into flames to see if he could recognize missing friends. He couldn't. Only a handful of the remains still had skin. Do...

Trump offers 3 years of protection for 'Dreamers' in exchange for $5.7 billion for border wall
01/19/19 20:37 from Juice: National politics
President Donald Trump on Saturday offered Democrats three years of deportation protections for some immigrants in exchange for $5.7 billion in border wall funding, a proposal immediately rejected by Democrats and derided by conservative...

Broward shelters to open Sunday as cold blast heads our way
01/19/19 19:15 from Juice: National politics
Pull out your sweaters Sunday, as a cold blast is expected to hit South Florida. The temperatures could get down to the low 40s in some parts of the region. Broward County has declared a one-day cold weather emergency from 6:30 p.m. Sund...

Catholic high school students in 'MAGA' hats mock Native American after D.C. rally, could face expulsion
01/19/19 18:56 from Juice: National politics
A diocese in Kentucky has apologized after videos emerged showing students from an all-male Catholic high school mocking Native Americans outside the Lincoln Memorial after a rally in Washington. The Indigenous Peoples March in Washingto...

A counteroffer to President Trump, who offers Dreamers a temporary reprieve in return for a permanent wall | Editorial
01/19/19 17:15 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
It’s the federal government’s longstanding policy to pay no ransom for hostages and to discourage others from doing so. The reason: one successful shakedown inevitably would invite another. What’s there to do, though, when the entire nat...

A counteroffer to President Trump, who offers Dreamers a temporary reprieve in return for a permanent wall | Editorial
01/19/19 17:15 from Juice: National politics
It’s the federal government’s longstanding policy to pay no ransom for hostages and to discourage others from doing so. The reason: one successful shakedown inevitably would invite another. What’s there to do, though, when the entire nat...

Trump offers 3 years of protection for 'Dreamers' in exchange for $5.7 billion for border wall
01/19/19 16:57 from Juice: National politics
President Trump made a new offer Saturday to Democrats aimed at ending the 29-day partial government shutdown that would extend deportation protections for some immigrants in exchange for $5.7 billion in border wall funding. Trump’s prop...

Strip club shooting kills Coral Springs man, police say
01/19/19 14:10 from Juice: National politics
After bullets fly outside a Miami-Dade strip club, police have identified the two men who were shot - including a Coral Springs man who died. Jose D. Otero, 31, was killed about 6:38 a.m. Thursday. Eric Bauer, 46, was wounded but was abl...

Volunteers attack neighborhood blight with paint and smiles on MLK Day of Service
01/19/19 13:55 from Juice: National politics
A small army of volunteers waged war on blight by attacking a Fort Lauderdale -area neighborhood, armed with paint brushes, rakes, shovels, trash bags and enthusiasm to accomplish their mission on Martin Luther King’s Day of Service. Clo...

Guilty again: Convicted killer could face death in 1994 Casey's Nickelodeon murders
01/19/19 13:50 from Juice: National politics
The last time Pablo Ibar was put on trial for murder, he ended up on death row. That was 19 years ago. He may be on his way back. A jury once again determined on Saturday that Ibar, 46, is guilty of the 1994 murders of Casimir “Butch Cas...

Woman killed walking across I-95 near Lantana Road, says FHP
01/19/19 13:25 from Juice: National politics
A 27-year-old woman was hit and killed by a car Friday as she attempted to walk across I-95 in Palm Beach County, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The accident happened at about 8:30 p.m. near Lantana Road, and caused the highway to be s...

At least 66 killed, many more burned in explosion at illegal tap into Mexican fuel pipeline
01/19/19 12:12 from Juice: National politics
Forensic experts attempted to separate and count charred heaps of corpses in central Mexico on Saturday after a massive fireball erupted at an illegal pipeline tap, killing at least 66 people. More than 85 other people on Saturday were l...

Women's March returns to D.C. for third year amid shutdown, anti-Semitism scandal
01/19/19 11:30 from Juice: National politics
After a year of controversy and internal power struggles, the Women’s March returned to Washington D.C. for the third time alongside hundreds of sister marches nationwide, with thousands braving the cold and wet weather in the name of ge...

SEE IT: Racist blackface video roils elite Brooklyn private school
01/19/19 09:10 from Juice: National politics
An elite Brooklyn private school has been thrown into chaos by a racist blackface video filmed and circulated by students, the Daily News has learned. World-famous Poly Prep Day School in Dyker Heights was reeling this week over a video ...

SEE IT: Blackface video roils elite Brooklyn private school
01/19/19 09:10 from Juice: National politics
Two white students in blackface jumped and gibbered like monkeys in an allegedly racist video that stunned classmates and parents at an elite Brooklyn private school, the Daily News has learned. The repugnant production made the rounds l...

Delray soda shop offers hemp extract CBD in shakes and sundaes
01/19/19 08:00 from Juice: National politics
A south Florida soda fountain is offering milkshakes and sundaes containing something extra -- CBD oil. “It’s a hemp product, it’s not coming from marijuana,” said T.J. Dildine, pharmacist and owner of Delray Shores Pharmacy and Soda Fou...

How much longer? Pompano residents sickened by sewage demand answers
01/19/19 07:00 from Juice: National politics
Tormented by the gagging stench of sewage that spilled for six days, Pompano Beach residents flocked to a community meeting this week to air grievances and push for answers. “There’s not enough understanding of what’s happening. We need ...

Dan Webster Champions Effort to Expand I-Corps Participation
01/19/19 06:00 from All Stories
By:  Kevin Derby Date:  January 19, 2019 - 6:00am This week, U.S. Rep. Dan Webster, R-Fla., doubled down on his efforts to expand participation in the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps (I-Corps), insisting it helps s...

Dan Webster Champions Effort to Expand I-Corps Participation
01/19/19 06:00 from All Stories
By:  Kevin Derby Date:  January 19, 2019 - 6:00am This week, U.S. Rep. Dan Webster, R-Fla., doubled down on his efforts to expand participation in the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps (I-Corps), insisting it helps s...

Saturday letters: Anger, frustration mounts over government shutdown
01/19/19 06:00 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
Halt paychecks for Congress Hundreds of thousands of federal workers responsible for our safety and security are working without a paycheck and are unable to support their families. So why is Congress getting paid for doing nothing? Why ...

An emotional support alligator? Yep, and Wally's even cool with people petting him
01/19/19 06:00 from Juice: National politics
On a recent Monday afternoon, Joie Henney walked into the Glatfelter Community Center at the Village at Sprenkle Drive, an assisted-living development north of York, with his emotional support animal on a leash. He walked by an elderly w...

A Battle of Walls
01/19/19 01:54 from All Stories
By:  Henry Payne Date:  January 19, 2019 - 2:00am

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