Thousands gathered to pay their respects to a slain sheriff’s deputy who was shot and killed while responding to a car burglary call.
Sony Michel and Isaiah McKenzie had three touchdowns apiece as Plantation American Heritage defeated Green Cove Springs Clay, 66-8, in the Florida Class 5A state football championship game.
One less airline will be servicing South Florida. Dallas-based Southwest has announced plans to pull out of Key West.
Baylor’s Bryce Petty is probably on the outside looking in on the Heisman Trophy, but a trip to New York for the ceremony is well within reach.
Airline travelers are about to have even fewer choices after the U.S. Department of Justice and American Airlines/US Airways reached a settlement to allow the merger of the two companies to go forward.
The U.S. Justice Department and several state attorneys general have filed a lawsuit to block the proposed merger between American Airlines and US Airways.
Security at the American Airlines Arena was noticeably heightened at Wednesday’s night final regular season Miami Heat game, the first home game the team has played since the bombings at the Boston Marathon Monday afternoon.
One of South Florida’s largest employers will likely get larger this week when American Airlines and US Airways are expected to announce a long-awaited merger. The merger would create the country’s biggest airline if it was approved by regulators.
American Airlines employees are hoping for the best 24 hours after the company sent out more than 11,000 layoff warning notices, including more than 1,500 in Florida.
American Airlines has been fighting to stay alive in bankruptcy court, but its latest move will put a serious dent in the Miami economy and likely not curry any good will for the company in South Florida.