Police Officer David Knapp doesn't remember how he wound up in a private area of the Ritz-Carlton beach hotel parking garage with his infant child in his arms — or the fight he started with a security guard who questioned what he was doing there.
Elderly LGBT people often live out their lives lonely and closeted, often without friends, family and money. It’s for these people that the national group SAGE (Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders) exists. And on Wednesday, SAGE will announce its newest affiliate: Miami-Dade County.
The Broward teen who beat the odds against a brain-eating amoeba has been identified as 16-year-old Sebastian DeLeon. He is now one of just four people in the last 50 years to survive this type of infection.
A man was arrested and charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and sexual assault after Hollywood police say he forced a woman into a bush at knifepoint and raped her. The woman said she found his wallet at the scene and identified him.
Fort Lauderdale Det. Christopher Sheehan, a seven-year veteran of the force, was killed over the weekend when another driver rear-ended his Jeep Wrangler in Coral Springs, Florida, according to police. Police say speed and alcohol may have been factors in the crash.
Opponents of FPL’s proposed three-year plan to raise its base rate about 23 percent include AARP, the Sierra Club, Wal-Mart, the U.S. military and several industry groups. FPL says it deserves to be rewarded for its performance and efficiency. Public Service Commission hearings start Monday.