7:29 AM EDT, Mon September 25, 2017
1 hour ago

The time Jose Fernandez got a flat tire driving overnight from Charleston to Jupiter

Over the weekend, the Sun Sentinel published a long story about the one-year anniversary of Jose Fernandez’s death and his complicated legacy. Here’s an extra anecdote that resulted from the reporting of that piece, a fun little remember-that-one-time that seems worth sharing. Jose Fernandez and...
8 hours ago

Dwyane Wade buyout from Chicago Bulls opens door for Miami Heat

A subject that Miami Heat President Pat Riley danced around just days ago now has been opened for a possible embrace, Two days prior to the opening of training camp, the Chicago Bulls agreed Sunday to a buyout with Dwyane Wade that will make the former Heat guard a free agent once he clears the...
10 hours ago

Hot, isolated, and running out of supplies, parts of Puerto Rico near desperation

In the heat and humidity here in the central mountains, Meryanne Aldea fanned her bedridden mother with a piece of cardboard Sunday as the ailing woman laid on her side, relieving a large ulcer in her back. The 63-year-old mother, Maria Dolores Hernandez, had cotton stuffed in her ears to keep...
10 hours ago

Hyde: Dolphins united by protest, joined by owner Steve Ross | Commentary

They stood with locked arms or bent knees in a way they didn’t expect, on a Sunday they didn’t ask for, with a message they all hoped — black and white, young and old, rich like Miami Dolphins owner Steve Ross and rich like center Mike Pouncey — would resonate in one voice. “We’re in this together,”...
11 hours ago

J.D. Martinez walks off Diamondbacks against Marlins; Arizona clinches top wild card

J.D. Martinez lined a two-out RBI single to deep left field with the bases loaded in the ninth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 on Sunday to clinch the top wild card in the National League. The Diamondbacks, who won only 69 games a year ago but are 90-66 this season,...
11 hours ago

Trump administration announces new travel ban on 8 countries

Travelers from eight countries will face restrictions on entry to the U.S, ranging from a total ban to more targeted restrictions, under a new proclamation signed by President Donald Trump Sunday. The new rules, which will impact the citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela...
11 hours ago

Shark bite off Lake Worth sends surfer to hospital

A shark bit a male surfer off Lake Worth beach on Sunday, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said. He was bitten in the arm just before 2 p.m., a Fire Rescue official said. The man, who was not identified, was treated by lifeguards before being taken to a hospital. It is unclear what type of shark...
12 hours ago

20 things we learned in the Miami Dolphins' 20-6 loss to the New York Jets

The Dolphins looked like a distracted team with no urgency, taking a huge step backward.
14 hours ago

1st cruise ship since Hurricane Irma docks in Key West

Royal Caribbean International's Empress of the Seas, with 878 passengers and about 600 crew members, docked in Key West Sunday marking the first cruise ship visit since before Hurricane Irma struck the Florida Keys Sept. 10. Officials said resuming cruise ship port calls is significant for the...
14 hours ago

Preview: Marlins at Rockies, Monday, 8:40 p.m.

Marlins at RockiesWhen/where: 8:40 p.m., Coors Field, DenverOn the airTV: FSF; Radio: 940-AM, 710-AM (Spanish)On the moundRHP Odrisamer Despaigne (4.37 ERA, 1.46 WHIP) vs. Tyler Chatwood: Despaigne, in the middle of a de facto tryout for the Marlins’ 2018 roster/rotation, turned in another quality...
15 hours ago

Instant analysis: New York Jets 20, Miami Dolphins 6

Sun Sentinel staffers offer their quick takes after the game between the Dolphins and Jets.
16 hours ago

Official: Hurricane Maria set Puerto Rico back decades

Puerto Rico's nonvoting representative in the U.S. Congress said Sunday that Hurricane Maria's destruction has set the island back decades, even as authorities worked to assess the extent of the damage. "The devastation in Puerto Rico has set us back nearly 20 to 30 years," said Puerto Rico Resident...
16 hours ago

Hyde: Ten thoughts on Dolphins' ugly, 20-6 loss to New York Jets

Surprising? You could say that. Demoralizing? You could say that, too. Throw in sluggish and sloppy and you’re getting the idea of this Dolphins day. Nothing went as advertised in their 20-6 loss to the Jets. They averted a shutout only on the last play of the game. The extra point, apropos of...
16 hours ago

'Kingsman' hits target, 'Lego Ninjago' disappoints as franchises hit and miss at box office

R-rated thrill rides continue to rule the box office with 20th Century Fox's profane spy sequel "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" and New Line Cinema's horror "It" dominating the top spots. A sequel to the 2015 hit "Kingsman: The Secret Service," the $104-million film debuted just below analysts' predictions...
17 hours ago

Official says at 8 wounded in Tennessee church shooting

Authorities in Tennessee say eight people were injured in a shooting at a church in the Nashville area. Nashville fire department spokesman Joseph Pleasant tells the Tennessean newspaper that the wounded were being transported to Vanderbilt Medical Center. The nature of the injuries weren't immediately...