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Kelly, whose son died in combat, defends president's call to Gold Star widow, and slams congresswoman
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly unequivocally defended President Donald Trump's calls to the families of four fallen soldiers, on Thursday using his credibility as a retired general who lost a son on the battlefield to try to help his boss contain a public relations crisis. In an extraordinary,...
Rep. Frederica Wilson says John Kelly got facts wrong in feud over Trump’s call
When White House chief of staff John Kelly condemned a Florida congresswoman Thursday for sneering at President Donald Trump's condolence call to a soldier's widow, the retired general recalled when the two attended a somber ceremony in Miramar to dedicate a new FBI building named after two slain...
Pembroke Pines man badly injured in crash
A Pembroke Pines man was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after crashing while attempting to make a turn Thursday afternoon, authorities said.Christian Andres Guerrero, 19, was taken to Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, said Sgt. Adam Feiner, a spokesman for the Pembroke Pines...
Feds urge airlines to ban laptops in checked bags, citing fire, explosion risk
The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban large, personal electronic devices like laptops from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a paper filed recently with a U.N. agency that its tests show that...
Lyft driver accused of sexually assaulting 16-year-old boy
A ride home from school turned horrific for a 16-year-old boy when his Lyft driver made his way into his Davie home and sexually assaulted him, police say.After dropping off the teen, the driver drove off in a red Nissan Sentra on Tuesday afternoon but returned about 10 minutes later. He knocked...
Sexual abuse victims blast school district's decision to blame them
They endured four months of sexual abuse from their third grade teacher and 12 years of legal battles with a school district that claimed they were partly to blame. Two women molested by teacher Blake Sinrod in 2005 when they were 9 spoke out for the first time Thursday. The women, now 22, voiced...
White nationalist Richard Spencer's speech derailed by chanting protesters
GAINESVILLE — As white nationalist Richard Spencer took the stage at a University of Florida arts center Thursday, dozens in the crowd took to their feet, raised their fists in unison and began to chant. “Say it loud, say it clear: Nazis are not welcome here,” they shouted. Then, later: “Go home,...
Killer clown suspect is 'falsely accused,' her spouse tells ABC's '20/20'
The saga of Wellington’s killer clown case will take to the television airwaves when ABC’s “20/20” features an episode Friday about the 27-year-old murder. The May 1990 death of Marlene Warren — who was shot in the face on her Wellington doorstep at the hands of someone disguised as a clown — went...
Legislators discuss how to prevent nursing home deaths during disasters
Legislators vowed Thursday to prevent another tragedy like the Hollywood Hills nursing home deaths following an air conditioning outage that overheated the facility. “Any loss of life is tragic, but it is worse when death can be avoided,” said U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Miami, who organized...
Bahia Mar plan moves ahead with shorter buildings and more open space
A beach development wrapped in controversy for more than two years is finally nearing the finish line in Fort Lauderdale.The new plan for the city-owned Bahia Mar marina-hotel features shorter buildings, more open space, clear views of the water, a boutique grocery store and a public promenade...
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