Retired NYPD Detective Sonny Grosso, of 'French Connection' fame, dead at 89
NEW YORK — Sonny Grosso, the larger-than-life NYPD detective whose fast-and-furious crime-busting with partner Eddie Egan became the basis of the 1971 hit “The French Connection,” died Wednesday, a fa...
New York Daily News
Frustrated with starters, Erik Spoelstra turns to 5 reserves to help Heat avert disaster
MIAMI — Erik Spoelstra was desperate for answers as a 19-point halftime lead dwindled to single digits in the third quarter Wednesday at AmericanAirlines Arena. The Miami Heat dismantled the Washingto...
Cops issue arrest warrant for Antonio Brown after alleged battery
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Hollywood police issued a warrant for former NFL player Antonio Brown after an alleged battery and burglary at his home on Tuesday, which resulted in the arrest of his trainer, Glenn...
1 dead and 7 injured, including 9-year-old boy, in mass shooting on downtown Seattle sidewalk
SEATTLE — The area around 3rd Avenue and Pine Street has long been one of the grittiest in downtown Seattle, a grim reputation underscored Wednesday when gunfire erupted during the evening commute, le...
The Seattle Times
Fabiola Santiago: Why a Michael Bloomberg candidacy is attractive to core Miami voters
Miami just stirred things up in the race for the Democratic nomination for president. But the jury’s still out on whether that’s a good thing.Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg could be an a...
Commentary: If the Oscars aren't going to change, is it time to walk away?
How do you solve a problem like the Oscars?“Female filmmakers and actors of color increasingly sidelined,” is how the New York Times put it in the run-up to nominations. That prediction was confirmed ...
On Gardening: 2020: The year of the lantana, a luscious group of colors
Hats off to the National Garden Bureau for designating 2020 as the year of the lantana. If you are looking for a flower that gives vibrant color from late spring through frost, then the lantana is pro...
Tribune News Service
Chicago rapper Juice Wrld died from accidental overdose, autopsy finds
CHICAGO — An autopsy performed on the body of 21-year-old Chicago rapper Juice Wrld determined he died accidentally from an overdose of oxycodone and codeine, the Cook County medical examiner’s office...
Utah teen accused of gunning down 4 in family will be tried as adult, attorney says
A Utah teen accused of gunning down his mother and another three child victims will reportedly be charged as an adult for allegedly carrying out the nation’s first mass shooting in 2020.Toole County A...
New York Daily News
Trump impeachment lawyer's first brush with fame: Attacking rainbow flags in Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. — Jay Sekulow, a key member of President Donald Trump’s legal team in his impeachment trial, has a colorful history in Orlando — literally.Sekulow, currently part of the team arguing Tru...