Crimea parliament declares independence after vote

By JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG and MARIA DANILOVAAssociated Press SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine (AP) — Crimea’s parliament on Monday declared the region an independent state, after its residents votedRead More

Final words from jet came after systems shutdown

By CHRIS BRUMMITT and JIM GOMEZAssociated Press KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — When someone at the controls calmly said the last words heard from theRead More

Crimeans vote to leave Ukraine, join Russia

By MIKE ECKEL and JOHN-THOR DAHLBURGAssociated Press SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine (AP) — Just two weeks after Russian troops seized their peninsula, Crimeans voted Sunday to leaveRead More

Forget the formula

We have always heard breastfeeding is best when it comes to newborns. Now a local hospital is going the extra mile to make sure newRead More

Venezuela pres: ‘Miami lobby’ leads US policy

By JORGE RUEDA Associated Press CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Friday that South Florida politicians are leading the United States intoRead More

No charges for officers in botched 2011 sting

MIAMI (AP) — A group of South Florida police officers won’t face criminal charges in a botched 2011 sting that killed four armed robbers, includingRead More


Put a cork in the same old wine tastings that offer your basics like Chardonnay or Merlot in tonight’s Style File. 7’s Belkys Nerey poursRead More

Missing plane sent signals to satellite for hours

By CHRIS BRUMMITT and JOAN LOWY Associated Press KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysia Airlines plane sent signals to a satellite for four hoursRead More

Jet aborts takeoff after gear failure in Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Florida-bound plane’s nose gear collapsed during an attempted takeoff at Philadelphia International Airport on Thursday, leaving the plane crippled on theRead More

Cooling Down

South Florida a front is moving through this morning and winds have shifted out of the Northwest. This means it will be cooling down throughoutRead More