16 hrs ago
The Brooklyn Daily Eagle
NY foster agencies settle suit by kids for $17.5M
Three private New York foster care agencies will pay $17.5 million to settle a lawsuit by eight people who were fraudulently adopted by a woman and claimed they were repeatedly abused, starved and imprisoned in a "house of horrors," attorneys said.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Crist makes Florida comeback bid as 4 states vote
Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon's screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him.
Nicholville man placed on probation for altering vehicle registration
A 27-year-old Nicholville man has been placed on probation for three years and ordered to pay court fees and surcharges after admitting he altered a registration on a vehicle he was driving on New Year's Eve.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Comeback Charlie? Ex-Fla. Gop gov Crist cruises in Dem primary
Charlie Crist won Florida's Democratic gubernatorial primary Tuesday, setting up a highly anticipated November contest with incumbent GOP Gov. Rick Scott.
40 nt stores, prada outlet Signature Club A is now eZV
With all our modern day electronic gadgetry, more and more women are carrying everything but the kitchen sink.
The Drinks Business
One job in beer supports 45 in other industries
A recent study by the Beer Institute has found that one job in a US brewery supports a further 45 jobs in other industries.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Rehydrating the Aquifer
Rehydrating the Floridan aquifer, whence both South Georgia and much of the state of Florida draw their drinking water supplies, is definitely in order.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Cold case murder suspect caught in Brooklyn returned to Florida
Authorities say a Tampa Bay area fugitive is back in Florida after being arrested in New York on a 7-year-old warrant.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Conservitive twist on Crist
I live in north Florida in one of the bluest counties in the state, Gadsden. In the last week I've received a couple of strange campagain call from a group calling itself "Conservatives".
Wed Aug 13, 2014
National Review Online
Today's Policy Agenda: Medicaid Is Expanding, Even in States That Didn't Expand Medicaid
At the Upshot, Margot Sanger-Katz reports that nearly 1 million residents of states not expanding Medicaid under the ACA have signed up for Medicaid this year : Medicaid enrollment has also increased this year in many states that chose not to accept federal funds.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Brooks Tropicals recalls avocados after FDA salmonella test
Brooks Tropicals LLC, Homestead, Fla., has recalled 401 boxes of fresh, green-skinned avocados because a routine random sample test by the Food and Drug Administration returned a positive result for salmonella.
Black and Hispanic SLE patients are more likely to be readmitted than white patients
A new study reveals that one in six patients with systemic lupus erythematosus is readmitted to the hospital within 30 days of being discharged.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
HOPPS Introduces Piro Sierra with New Edit
As we enter the penultimate summer month, the New York skateboarding scene strives to make the most out of T-shirt weather.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
JFK Bellmore holds simultaneous reunions in Lido Beach and Florida
In Lindenhurst construction work on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 EB between Rt-109 and Belmont Ave/X38 in West Babylon In Lindenhurst construction work on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 EB between Rt-109 and Belmont Ave/X38 in West Babylon In Westbury slow moving maintenance vehicle.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Albany Times Union
Strong voice for
The chairman of the board of National Grid PLC was in Albany Tuesday to get a firsthand look at one of the British utility's most promising U.S. customers.
Obamacare rate shock? Not this time
We're getting a clearer picture of Obamacare premiums for next year, and with them another Republican myth about the law falls: there won't be rate shock this time around.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
National Review Online
Today's Policy Agenda: Some Floridians Are Going to See Huge Premium Increases
Kaiser's Phil Galewitz reports that Florida Blue, the state's largest heath insurer announced 17.6 percent average premium increase for exchange insurance plans: said, including a paucity of younger and healthy enrollees and a greater-than-expected surge of people seeking expensive health services.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
WDSU-TV New Orleans
Florida chef takes top honors at 2014 Great American Seafood Cook-Off
HISTORY AND GREAT SEAFOOD... A CHEF FROM TALLAHASSE, FLORIDA TERRY WHITE TOOK HOME THE CROWN FOR TOP SEAFOOD CHEF IN THE NATION.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Nelson B. Maggio
Nelson was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was married to Frances Mancuso and together they raised two sons, Daniel and Ricky.