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Award-winning Short Films by NYU Grads to Screen in Fort Lauderdale

Sheryl Estrada | Posted 03.26.2014 | Arts
Sheryl Estrada

I'm an NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development grad and a new member of the South Florida club, so I wanted to learn more about the event. I had the opportunity to ask him a few questions.

Burglars Hang, Slit Dog's Throat

Sun Sentinel | Mike Clary | Posted 03.30.2014 | Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE -- The burglary that left philanthropist Elaine Vasquez's home thoroughly ransacked was bad enough. But that was not the worst of it. ...

10 Best Places To Retire In America In 2013

Posted 10.29.2013 | Fifty

When deciding where to spend your golden years, there are many factors to consider, from cost of living and employment opportunities to crime rate and...

Surprisingly, The American City With The Highest Concentration Of Gay Couples Is...

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 02.05.2014 | Gay Voices

Did San Francisco just get out-gayed? Recently released data from the 2012 U.S. Census revealed which cities have the highest concentration of sam...

WATCH: Mysterious Pot-Filled Boat Washes Ashore

Posted 09.30.2013 | Miami

Another day, another weird drugs discovery in South Florida. Fort Lauderdale police are investigating a seemingly abandoned boat full of marijuana...

The Top One Percent of Gay Travel

Billy Kolber | Posted 11.16.2013 | Travel
Billy Kolber

Lots of travel magazines create award lists, and most of them are filled with the usual suspects: ultra-luxury hotels, big-spending destinations, and well-known Asia-based airlines. I'm particularly proud of ManAboutWorld's first Editors' Choice Awards.

Dirty Blondes Owner Speaks Out

Sun Sentinel | Ihosvani Rodriguez | Posted 10.06.2013 | Miami

The owner of the Fort Lauderdale bar where three workers were caught on cellphone video beating two men says the bouncers have been fired and he plans...

Bouncers Facing Charges!

Posted 10.04.2013 | Miami

Two bouncers caught on video beating two patrons at Fort Lauderdale's Dirty Blondes bar are facing charges. Arnald Thomas-Darrah of Oakland Park w...

Gay Couple With Green Card Want To 'Make A Difference In Florida'

AP | SUZETTE LABOY | Posted 08.31.2013 | Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Bulgarian graduate student and his American husband are the first gay couple in the nation to have their application f...

The Onion Hilariously Gashes Fort Lauderdale

The Onion | Posted 07.09.2013 | Miami

WASHINGTON--Claiming that nothing about the city really evokes the strong sense of pride and endurance that typically serves as a source of strength i...

LOOK: Vintage Spring Break Photos

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 04.28.2013 | Fifty

Spring break has become a thing of the past for most of us (except for teachers and professors... lucky). And it seems that a few traditional spring b...

TSA Makes Gruesome Find At Florida Airport

Sun Sentinel | Robert Nolin | Posted 06.25.2013 | Miami

Airport security agents made a macabre discovery Wednesday after they examined the contents of a broken pot in a carry-on bag: shards of a possible hu...

LOOK: Massive Great White Caught A Mile From Beach

Sun Sentinel | Steve Waters | Posted 06.09.2013 | Miami

Great white sharks are a rarity in Florida, so when a shark ate a butterflied bonito on a kite line Tuesday morning off Fort Lauderdale, the crew on H...

Finally!

Sun Sentinel | David Fleshler | Posted 05.25.2013 | Miami

A procession of trucks rumbled into Fort Lauderdale on Monday, bringing the first deliveries of new sand to a beach washed away five months ago by Hur...

'It Exploded': 3 Killed In Fiery Plane Crash Into Florida Parking Lot

Posted 05.15.2013 | Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL -- A twin-engine plane crashed into a warehouse parking lot near the Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport Friday afternoon, exploding...

NewBook Reveals Juicy Details Of Ponzi Schemer's Life

Sun Sentinel | Ben Crandell | Posted 05.12.2013 | Miami

Every region of the country has its Ponzi villain, but it's hard to imagine another who could match Fort Lauderdale's pugnacious despot Scott Rothstei...

The Reality of Big Ang

Greg White | Posted 05.04.2013 | Entertainment
Greg White

I haven't seen an episode of Mob Wives. Or maybe I have: I had dinner with Big Ang.

Can Two Counties Topple Florida's Gun Law?

Posted 02.07.2013 | Miami

Seeking the authority to regulate firearms in parks and government buildings, Fort Lauderdale and Broward County have joined the fight to bring down o...

Convent Or Bathhouse? Fort Lauderdale's Gay Resorts

Billy Kolber | Posted 04.08.2013 | Gay Voices
Billy Kolber

The editorial team at ManAboutWorld spent two days in December inspecting all 19 of Fort Lauderdale's gay resorts. The results are plotted here, with "Palm Ratings" of quality charted against "Flame Ratings" of sexual temperature.

Hoop Dreams Abound in Inaugural ABL Season

Marcus Bright | Posted 04.07.2013 | Sports
Marcus Bright

The ABL is the first professional basketball league in the United States to play FIBA rules with the aim of placing players on teams of international professional leagues. And there is no shortage of talent in the new league.

Rick Ross 911 Calls Released

Sun Sentinel | LINDA TRISCHITTA | Posted 04.01.2013 | Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE -- The 911 caller was frantic as she reported gunfire that police said was aimed at a Rolls Royce driven by rap music star Rick Ross. ...

Is There Surveillance Video Of Rick Ross Drive-By?

Posted 01.29.2013 | Miami

Police have yet to turn up any surveillance video that captured the apparent attempted murder of rapper Rick Ross Monday morning, according to WSVN. ...

Trading In Backyards For Dolphins

Sun Sentinel | Johnny Diaz | Posted 03.16.2013 | Miami

When visiting Harry Powell's home, where does one knock? There's no doorbell, no front door. A visitor has to carefully climb a short wooden ladder, ...

POLL: Should Broward County Be Renamed?

Posted 03.09.2013 | Miami

Palm Beach is the epicenter of Palm Beach County. Miami's the engine of Miami-Dade. But there's been no label of love for Fort Lauderdale, the hub of ...

Murder Of Millionaire Husband, Mother-In-Law Lands Fla. Woman In Prison For Life

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 12.17.2012 | Crime

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- A woman who was convicted of orchestrating the beating deaths of her millionaire husband and mother-in-law was sentenced Monday ...