Black Friday Survival Guide: Tips and tricks to get the best deals in stores and online through Cyber Monday
11/16/18 13:20 from Juice: National politics
Is Black Friday dead? I’ve been asked that question every November since stores started Thanksgiving Day openings in 2012. The answer: Not by a long shot. On Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday, 164 million shoppers will hunt for bargains,...

GoFundMe page for ex-Parkland deputy Scot Peterson draws more criticism than cash
11/16/18 12:10 from Juice: National politics
A GoFundMe account is accepting donations for former Broward Sheriff’s deputy Scot Peterson, who didn’t confront the gunman during the Parkland school massacre that left 17 dead and 17 wounded. The legal defense fund created by lawyer Jo...

Unemployment falls below 3 percent in Broward, just above in Palm Beach County
11/16/18 11:50 from Juice: National politics
Broward County’s unemployment in October fell to a new low for the year: 2.8 percent, according to Florida’s Department of Economic Opportunity. Palm Beach County’s jobless rate dropped to 3.1 percent, and Miami-Dade County’s rate fell t...

Judge: White House must immediately return CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press credential
11/16/18 11:39 from Juice: National politics
A federal judge ordered the Trump administration on Friday to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta, saying Acosta suffered "irreparable harm" from the decision to bar him. U.S. District Court Ju...

Federal judge knocks down lawsuits, Bill Nelson's chances grow dim
11/16/18 10:55 from Juice: National politics
TALLAHASSEE – A federal judge knocked down two lawsuits from Bill Nelson and the League of Women Voters early Friday, denying their requests to nix state rules for evaluating errant votes and for Gov. Rick Scott to recuse himself from al...

Judge: White House must immediately return CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press credential
11/16/18 10:46 from Juice: National politics
A federal judge on Friday ordered the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Kelly, an appointee of President Donald Trump, announced his...

Goodbye Brightline. Hello Virgin Trains USA
11/16/18 10:45 from Juice: National politics
Florida’s multi-colored, higher-speed passenger trains will be getting a major makeover in the new year. Brightline officials announced Friday a strategic partnership with billionaire Richard Branson’s Virgin Group . Brightline will rena...

Florida's Unemployment Rate Dropped in October Despite Hurricane Michael
11/16/18 10:41 from All Stories
By:  Kevin Derby Date:  November 16, 2018 - 10:45am Despite Hurricane Michael hitting the state, the unemployment rate in October dropped to 3.4 percent, the lowest it has been since the start of 2007. 

Judge: White House must immediately return press credentials of CNN's Jim Acosta
11/16/18 10:35 from Juice: National politics
A federal judge in Washington is ordering the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Kelly announced his decision Friday morning. CNN had...

Editorial cartoons from around the country
11/16/18 10:28 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
Take a look at what cartoonists from around the country are saying about current issues and events.

Florida recount: Nine things we learned from 10 days of vote counting
11/16/18 10:20 from Juice: National politics
Florida political candidates in close contests have been trying everything — from divine intervention to judicial intervention — since the 2018 midterm elections. Rather than concede, candidates who were behind in close contests sought w...

Jobs, salaries swell in South Florida's tech industry, survey says
11/16/18 10:20 from Juice: National politics
Jobs and salaries are increasing in South Florida’s technology industry, according to a survey related to the tech industry’s ITPalooza conference Dec. 13 in Fort Lauderdale. Ninety-one percent of South Florida employers surveyed say the...

Marlins unveil new jerseys, logo for upcoming season
11/16/18 10:15 from Juice: National politics
After teasing a new look for the past month, the Marlins officially unveiled their new jerseys Friday. Miami displayed four new sets of uniforms — white, black, grey and Miami Blue. All the new merchandise is now available on the team st...

Photos: Miami Marlins unveil new uniforms
11/16/18 10:10 from Juice: National politics
A day after officially unveiling their new logo and color scheme, the Miami Marlins unveiled their new uniforms on Friday.

Missing ballots, voter fraud allegations, court battles: That was the Florida recount — in 1916
11/16/18 10:00 from Juice: National politics
Cantankerous Florida recounts aren’t just a 21st Century phenomenon . Over 100 years ago, in 1916, a staunchly racist, anti-Catholic, gun-toting pastor turned insurance salesman named Sidney J. Catts ran to become the Democratic Party’s ...

William Goldman, Oscar-winning screenwriter of 'Butch Cassidy' and 'All the President's Men,' dies at 87
11/16/18 09:55 from Juice: National politics
Badly hung over, the detective rises from a fold-out couch in his office. He turns off the TV that has been on all night, dunks his head in ice water, shuffles into the kitchen and prepares a fresh coffee filter, only to realize he is ou...

Magic Leap giving up to $500,000 in grants to developers who use the company's first product
11/16/18 09:30 from Juice: National politics
Plantation-based, mixed-reality startup Magic Leap is offering $20,000 to $500,000 in grants to developers who want to bring their “creative vision to life” using the company’s first product, Magic Leap One . Developers have until Dec. 1...

Manual recounts beginning in races for Florida US Senate and state agricultural commissioner
11/16/18 09:25 from Juice: National politics
Hundreds of workers arrived at the Broward County elections office warehouse before dawn Friday to start a hand recount in the U.S. Senate race. The recount, scheduled to begin at 7 a.m., got underway at 8 a.m. as officials began unseali...

Marco Rubio: Revive the Dignity of Work to Preserve the American Dream for Future Generations
11/16/18 09:03 from All Stories
By:  Marco Rubio Date:  November 16, 2018 - 9:00am At the Heritage Foundation’s 2018 Antipoverty Forum on Thursday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., called for a revival of the dignity of work in America in order to preserve the ...

1 dead, 3 wounded in Kenosha County shooting
11/16/18 08:26 from Juice: National politics
One person is dead and three others are wounded in an overnight shooting in Kenosha County. Sheriff's officials say the shooting happened in a home in the Town of Wheatland about 10:30 p.m. Thursday. Deputies found two people with gunsho...

Manual recounts beginning in races for Florida US Senate and state agricultural commissioner
11/16/18 08:05 from Juice: National politics
Hundreds of workers arrived at the Broward County elections office warehouse before dawn Friday to start a hand recount in the U.S. Senate race. The recount, scheduled to begin at 7 a.m., got underway at 8 a.m. as officials began unseali...

Comparison to Bay County election is ludicrous | Letters
11/16/18 08:00 from The Slant | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
We're not Bay County: Defense of Snipes is ludicrous The comments made by Commissioner Geller in the Sun Sentinel with regards to the Supervisor of Elections was laughable. Mr. Geller, how dare you compare our election malaise with Bay C...

Comparison to Bay County election is ludicrous | Letters
11/16/18 08:00 from Juice: National politics
We're not Bay County: Defense of Snipes is ludicrous The comments made by Commissioner Geller in the Sun Sentinel with regards to the Supervisor of Elections was laughable. Mr. Geller, how dare you compare our election malaise with Bay C...

Amazon offers $20 off at Whole Foods Market with deals on organic turkeys
11/16/18 07:53 from Juice: National politics
Amazon again is offering special Thanksgiving savings and deals at Whole Foods Market. The company is enticing people to sign up for an annual Prime account for $119 with an offer to save $20 on a $20 purchase at Whole Foods Market. Get ...

GOP senator: It’s a 'great idea' to make it harder for 'liberal folks' to vote
11/16/18 07:43 from Juice: National politics
A Republican U.S. senator from Mississippi is shown in a new video talking about "liberal folks" and making it "just a little more difficult" for them to vote. A campaign spokeswoman for Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith criticized the video, saying...

Key design flaws in bridge that had deadly collapse
11/16/18 07:30 from Juice: National politics
Designers overestimated the strength of a critical section of a Florida International University pedestrian bridge that collapsed, killing six people, and they underestimated the load on that same section, federal investigators reported ...

Key design flaws found in FIU bridge that had deadly collapse
11/16/18 07:30 from Juice: National politics
Designers overestimated the strength of a critical section of a Florida International University pedestrian bridge that collapsed, killing six people, and they underestimated the load on that same section, federal investigators reported ...

Manual recounts beginning in races for Florida US Senate and state agricultural commissioner
11/16/18 07:25 from Juice: National politics
Hundreds of workers began gathering in the Broward County elections office warehouse before dawn Friday preparing to start a hand recount in the U.S. Senate race. The recount was scheduled to begin at 7 a.m., but was running late. Electi...

Ultra Music Festival finds new home in Miami
11/16/18 07:05 from Juice: National politics
The Ultra Music Festival will rock in Virginia Key next year. Miami city commissioners voted Thursday to allow the three-day event to take place at Historic Virginia Key Beach Park and Miami Marine Stadium Flex Park March 29-31. Commissi...

Ask a real estate pro: What happens with my house if my spouse dies?
11/16/18 07:00 from Juice: National politics
Q: I am concerned about what will happen to my house if my husband passes away. Will I be allowed to keep the house and make mortgage payments, or sell it if I want to? — Nancy A: In most cases, you would be allowed to either keep the ho...

Manual recount begins — What happened in Broward, Hillsborough? — FRAUD-ISH ALERT: Altered forms haunt Dems — Ground Zero again: Palm Beach County
11/16/18 06:55 from Florida Playbook

Amazon Black Friday Deals Week: Hot bargains on HDTVs, toys and Amazon devices with free shipping
11/16/18 06:55 from Juice: National politics
Amazon has kicked off seven days of Black Friday deals on Friday through Nov. 23. The Seattle-based internet retailer will offer more than 50 deals per day on HDTVs, toys, Amazon Fire Sticks, Echo Dots and Amazon branded merchandise whil...

Healthy flamingos are happy flamingos: Zoo's birds get annual check-ups
11/16/18 06:30 from Juice: National politics
If you had a bright orange body, a neck that was three times as long as your torso and a multi-colored nose, there might be something wrong with you. But that’s business as usual for the 25 Caribbean flamingos that live at Zoo Miami and ...

South Florida chills out as nor'easter affects roads, rails, airports up north
11/16/18 05:25 from Juice: National politics
A cold front sent morning temperatures around South Florida to the low 60s bringing sweaters and light jackets into Friday’s weather picture. Meanwhile, it’s heavy overcoats, snow shovels and snow plows for much of the Midwest and North ...

Florida midterms: Nine things we learned from 10 days of vote counting
11/16/18 05:00 from Juice: National politics
Florida political candidates in close contests have been trying everything — from divine intervention to judicial intervention — since the 2018 midterm elections. Rather than concede, candidates who were behind in close contests sought w...

Lose Again?
11/16/18 02:01 from All Stories
By:  Jeff Stahler Date:  November 16, 2018 - 2:00am

Democrats Are Trying to Steal an Election in Florida
11/16/18 01:55 from All Stories
By:  Marc A. Thiessen Date:  November 16, 2018 - 7:00am Republican Gov. Rick Scott leads Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson by 12,562 votes in the Florida Senate race. A margin of victory that large has never be overturned in a recoun...

Julian Assange has been charged, prosecutors reveal inadvertently in court filing
11/15/18 23:50 from Juice: National politics
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been charged under seal, prosecutors inadvertently revealed in a recently unsealed court filing — a development that could significantly advance the probe into Russian interference in the 2016 electio...

Julian Assange has been charged in the United States, prosecutors reveal by accident in court documents
11/15/18 23:50 from Juice: National politics
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been charged under seal, prosecutors inadvertently revealed in a recently unsealed court filing — a development that could significantly advance the probe into Russian interference in the 2016 electio...

Snipes Misses Her Deadline by 2 Minutes; It Costs Scott and Caldwell Hundreds of Votes
11/15/18 23:16 from All Stories
By:  Nancy Smith Date:  November 16, 2018 - 6:00am Somebody might buy Brenda Snipes' latest tale of woe, but it won't be a Republican.

Broward blows deadline by 2 minutes; Palm Beach machines on the fritz; state nixes new results
11/15/18 22:00 from Juice: National politics
It looked so good for Broward, confident that the recount would salvage what’s left of the county’s battered reputation for handling elections. At 2:45 p.m. Thursday, the button was punched. The county’s results were being uploaded to th...

Broward blows deadline by 2 minutes; Palm Beach machines go on the fritz; state nixes new results
11/15/18 22:00 from Juice: National politics
It looked so good for Broward, confident that the recount would salvage what’s left of the county’s battered reputation for handling elections. At 2:45 p.m. Thursday, the button was punched. The county’s results were being uploaded to th...

The Ongoing Disdain Bill Nelson Shows For Election Laws
11/15/18 21:13 from All Stories
By:  Brad Slager Date:  November 16, 2018 - 6:00am The rhetoric is always pointed, and the emotions so quickly brought to the surface. Frequently, if not outright consistently, the accusation from Democrats is that the GOP ofte...

Doctor OK'd pot for patients after chats on closed-circuit TV, cops say
11/15/18 21:05 from Juice: National politics
For $300 and in fewer than two minutes, a doctor at a Pembroke Pines clinic granted patients medical marijuana cards without meeting them in person, conducting physical exams or requiring a debilitating medical condition, police say. Tom...

Sheriff Israel defends agency's performance in Parkland shooting
11/15/18 21:05 from Juice: National politics
Broward Sheriff Scott Israel defended his agency Thursday against critics who called its response to the Parkland school shooting timid, chaotic and directed by overwhelmed officers who failed to take effective command. Israel stood befo...

Former deputy Peterson a no-show at Parkland shooting hearing
11/15/18 20:45 from Juice: National politics
Scot Peterson, the disgraced Broward sheriff’s deputy who hid in a stairwell during the Parkland school shooting, refused to appear Thursday before the state commission investigating the massacre. Peterson’s lawyer, Joseph DiRuzzo, stepp...

Heat's Hassan Whiteside confirms permitted firearm had been stolen
11/15/18 20:35 from Juice: National politics
Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside confirmed Thursday in a statement issued through the team that a permitted firearm was stolen from him over the summer. The Heat issued the following statement Thursday from Whiteside, "I have a license...

Stoneman Douglas staff could be disciplined next week in shooting
11/15/18 20:25 from Juice: National politics
Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie says he will discipline staff members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School “as early as next week” after a state investigation determined some administrators missed warning signs about the ...

How does Broward's recount stack up to Miami-Dade's?
11/15/18 19:25 from Juice: National politics
Florida’s recount has focused the nation’s attention on elections offices in Broward and Miami-Dade counties. Broward County has been lampooned for its perceived slowness in counting ballots, while Miami-Dade County has largely escaped c...

After massacre, Parkland shooter asked to hitch a ride with victim’s brother
11/15/18 19:15 from Juice: National politics
Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz slid into a booth at McDonald’s right after the attack, coming face to face with a student whose sister he had just shot. In a pushy manner, Cruz asked to hitch a ride with Maddy Wilford’s brother, Jo...

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