In a historic first, the U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek H. Murthy has sent a letter to 2.3 million health care professionals, asking them to lead the movement to turn the tide on the nation’s prescription opioid epidemic.
With South Florida expected to experience heavy rain and gusty wind this weekend, about 2,000 electrical line and vegetation workers are on the way from the mid-Atlantic states in case they’re needed to assist Florida Power & Light in restoring power.
The algae bloom crisis, Obamacare, funding to fight the Zika virus and the use of force in Syria and Iraq were the primary topics of discussion Wednesday night when Republican and Democratic candidates in the U.
Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi said Wednesday her office obtained a court order temporarily shutting down a tech-support scheme in Palm Beach County accused of ripping off consumers for more than $25 million.
Riley Lyons didn’t have a bounce house or a party at the zoo for her seventh birthday. Instead, the Palm Beach Gardens girl wanted to help people, so her dad Tim Lyons introduced her to an organization that helps kids in Uganda suffering from parasites called jiggers (not to be confused with chiggers).
Eric Davis is black. His twin sons, Nigel and Elgin, are black. When they loaded their backpacks and headed for first grade years ago, Davis made sure they walked into a racially diverse elementary school in suburban Boynton Beach.
Xavien Howard has missed time but make up the difference quickly. (Getty Images) ORLANDO–Rookie cornerback Xavien Howard missed the first three weeks with a knee injury before being activated last Thursday, and that could be an issue in his development heading into the season.
The mother of NFL player and former Park Vista High School star Tre Mason told Palm Beach County sheriff’s deputies last month that her 22-year-old son has “10-year-old’s mindset” as the result of head injuries sustained playing football.