Stuart's Richard Lockley was sentenced to 15 years on one count of producing child pornography after he and pal Joshua Rogers took video of their group sex with a 16-year-old runaway from St. Lucie County.
Amid all of the powerful and impactful national reporting recognized last week by the Pulitzer Prizes, it would be easy to overlook the essential work done last year by local and regional news organizations across the country.
The Miami Marlins' starting pitching is ranked among the worst in the majors, and have had trouble going deep into games, which is taking a toll on its bullpen. But a couple of veterans rehabbing in the minors are nearing a comeback.
Despite another gutsy performance from Dwyane Wade and a much better defensive effort by Miami out on the three-point line, the Philadelphia 76ers left AmericanAirlines Arena Saturday with a 106-102 victory and a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven first-round playoff series.
The Miami Hurricanes ended spring practice with their final scrimmage, as freshman early enrollee quarterback Jarren Williams excelled again. Canes redshirt freshmen N'Kosi Perry and Cade Weldon are still battling, and Malik Rosier had another strong day.
Ramzi bin al Shibh, an alleged 9/11 plot deputy who aspired to be a hijacker but failed to get a U.S. visa, is in an isolation cell for bad behavior at Guantánamo prison — stripped of his legal materials, running water and a bed or mattress.
The Miami Heat hopes to avoid going down 3-1 in its NBA Playoffs series with the Philadelphia 76ers when Game 4 gets underway at AmericanAirlines Arena on Saturday, April 21, 2018. How Hassan Whiteside performs will be something to watch.