MIAMI, Okla. (AP) — Northeastern Oklahoma residents are voicing concern about poultry operations planned in their communities and northwestern Arkansas.
The Oklahoma Department of Agriculture Food and Forestry suspended permits
Hail to the Victors: Marlins sign free-agent Cuban brothers
MIAMI (AP) — When newly signed Miami Marlins prospect Victor Victor Mesa was asked Monday how soon he’ll be in the major leagues, Derek Jeter leaned over with a smile and a word of caution for the young Cuban.
“Cuidado,” Jeter said — Spanish for “watch out.”
The futures of Mesa and ...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Early voting is about to get under way in Florida.
More than 30 counties start early voting Monday, including several large counties such as Duval, Hillsborough, Miami-Dade, Orange and Palm Beach. Other counties start in the coming week.
Early voting will ...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Caught from behind on a 71-yard run, Kerryon Johnson took some locker room ribbing, the kind that comes after a victory on the road.
Johnson rushed for 158 yards Sunday to help
Johnson’s 158 yards rushing help Lions beat Dolphins 32-21
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Detroit Lions clustered on the bench under shade canopies Sunday, keeping their cool in the South Florida heat. And when they stepped onto the field and into the subtropical sunshine, they ran all over the Miami Dolphins.
Unfazed by the weather,
MIAMI (AP) — The agent for Miami Dolphins receiver DeVante Parker says his client is healthy and should be playing, and questions coach Adam Gase’s competence.
Parker has played in only two games this season and was inactive for Sunday’s loss to the Detroit Lions. He was sorely missed when ...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins’ run defense is stuck in reverse, perhaps taking the season with it.
Poor tackling, botched assignments and a manhandling up front doomed the Dolphins on Sunday, when the Detroit Lions ran for 248 yards to win 32-21.
It was Detroit’s ...
MIAMI (AP) — There was a stretch last season spanning four games when Charlotte’s Kemba Walker missed 16 consecutive attempts from 3-point range.
That seems unfathomable now.
Walker might have been the surprise of the NBA’s first week by averaging 35.3 points per game, a big number ...
Walker scores 39, Hornets survive Heat rally 113-112
MIAMI (AP) — Kemba Walker got a call, and the Charlotte Hornets got a win.
Walker continued his red-hot start by scoring 39 points, including the game-winning free throw with a half-second left, and the Hornets wasted a 26-point second-half lead but still spoiled Dwyane Wade’s final home ...
Dolphins’ Wake might return against Lions; Riddick out
MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake is on a course to return Sunday against Detroit from a knee injury that sidelined him the past two weeks.
Wake is listed as questionable but took full part in practice Friday. He coyly declined to say whether he expected to play but ...
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Miami of Ohio coach Chuck Martin isn’t exactly looking forward to playing Army at Michie Stadium.
Call it the fear of the triple option.
“It’s a nightmare to try to defend,” Martin said. “It’s certainly a nightmare to try to defend for one week. There’s ...
Astronaut 28, Fort Pierce Westwood 12
Atlantic Community 38, Lake Worth 6
Boca Raton Community 41, John I. Leonard 0
Braddock 21, Miami Ferguson 16
Chaminade-Madonna College Prep 47, Doral Academy Charter 17
Choctawhatchee 28, Leon ...
MIAMI (AP) — It was New Year’s Day 2006 when Frank Gore first became a 100-yard rusher. And he still is one, which could spell trouble Sunday for the Detroit Lions.
The ageless 35-year-old Gore had his most productive day of the season last week when he ran for 101 yards to help the Miami ...
Out of harm’s way: Kids play kickball to escape violence
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — When Samantha Mitchell punches out of work at a medical clinic, her day is far from over: Kids are waiting in front of their homes for her silver minivan to pull up and drive them to a field.
For the past 11 years, Mitchell and her husband, Leon, have organized ...
Kickball games safe haven in high-crime suburb
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Miami returns Malik Rosier to starting quarterback spot
Malik Rosier has his job back.
Miami has changed starting quarterbacks again, with Rosier returning to the first-string spot that he lost to N’Kosi Perry three games ago. Rosier led Miami to the Atlantic Coast Conference’s Coastal Division championship last season, and he’ll be back under ...
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase described quarterback Ryan Tannehill’s worsening injury last week as unusual, and now it has drawn the interest of the NFL.
The league is looking into how the Dolphins reported Tannehill’s shoulder problem on injury reports last week, two ...
MIAMI (AP) — Two former police officers in Florida will serve a year in federal prison for framing a black teenager for burglaries he did not commit.
Court records show ex-Biscayne Park officers Charlie Dayoub and Raul Fernandez were sentenced Tuesday by a Miami federal judge. They ...
Officials issue alert after rabid cat found in Miami-Dade
MIAMI (AP) — Florida health officials have issued a 60-day alert in Miami-Dade County after a second cat tested positive for rabies this year.
The Florida Department of Health announced the alert Tuesday morning. It covers a limited area in North Miami Beach and will last until Dec. ...
Hurricane is blamed for 16 deaths in Florida alone
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Hurricane Michael killed at least 16 people in Florida, most of them in the coastal county that took a direct hit from the storm, state emergency authorities said Tuesday. That’s in addition to at least 10 deaths elsewhere across the South.
The scope of the storm’s ...
Win for Jeter: Marlins’ home run sculpture will be moved
MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins’ home run sculpture is outta here.
The team won county permission Tuesday to move the kitschy, widely disliked Red Grooms sculpture out of Marlins Park to the plaza outside the ballpark. The vote was a victory for Marlins CEO Derek Jeter, who can now remove ...
BARRON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the search for a missing Wisconsin teenager who disappeared after her parents were found dead in their home (all times local):
Authorities looking for a missing Wisconsin teenager whose parents were found dead in their home say a tip ...
Miami police to offer opioid addicts rehab instead of jail
MIAMI (AP) — Officials in Miami are hoping police officers will be able to steer opioid addicts into to treatment rather than jail.
A plan announced Monday will offer addicts an opportunity to go into rehabilitation. The Miami Herald
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Joanne Garone Behnke has replayed every possible scenario in her mind a hundred times.
Maybe her 79-year-old aunt sought shelter at the sturdy condo nearby that withstood Hurricane Michael’s devastating winds. Maybe she was rescued and is lying in a hospital bed ...
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DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — The most prolific game of Brock Osweiler’s career may have been a cameo.
With Ryan Tannehill nursing an injury to his throwing shoulder, it was uncertain Monday whether Osweiler will get another start for the Miami Dolphins.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — When a field goal gave the Miami Dolphins a seesaw victory over the Chicago Bears, Brock Osweiler was the first player sprinting from the sideline onto the field in jubilation, capping an eventful day for the backup quarterback.
Even his morning commute was ...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Kicker Jason Sanders turned teammate Kenyan Drake’s fumble into a footnote.
Drake lost the ball when the Miami Dolphins were on the verge of victory, but thanks to Sanders it didn’t matter. The rookie made a 47-yard field goal as time expired in overtime Sunday ...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins devised a simple plan to keep Khalil Mack out of their backfield.
“We had about four guys blocking him,” Miami coach Adam Gase said.
But what happened to the rest of the Chicago Bears’ defense? A unit stirring memories of the Bears’ glory ...
Quarterback Ryan Tannehill was inactive for the Miami Dolphins’ game against the Chicago Bears because of an injury to his throwing shoulder, and Brock Osweiler made his first start for the team.
Tannehill was limited in Friday’s workout — the first time he has missed practice time because ...
AP Top 25 Takeaways: Is anybody good? Contenders flail
Some Saturdays it just sort of feels as if no one knows anything about college football when all the teams we thought were good don’t play that way.
It was one of those days when you could be excused for thinking that everybody’s terrible — except
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — All week long, Bronco Mendenhall said, he had a sense that Virginia was ready to perform on a big stage.
The Cavaliers proved their coach right Saturday night, getting a touchdown from Jordan Ellis, three field goals from Brian Delaney and a stout defensive ...
Searches intensify after body is found in Michael’s wake
MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Rescuers intensified efforts Saturday to find survivors who might be trapped amid the ruins of a small Florida Panhandle community nearly obliterated by Hurricane Michael, where one body has already been recovered, tempers are flaring, and power could be out for ...
MIAMI (AP) — Several years after opening its first Florida store, Wawa is coming to the Miami area.
The East Coast convenience store chain broke ground on three locations this past week, with stores set to open next spring.
Wawa entered the Florida market in 2012 with the opening of ...
Rural Hendry County mixes economic woes, hope for new jobs
CLEWISTON, Fla. (AP) — The economic statistics from this corner of rural Florida are nothing short of dreadful. Hendry County has the state’s worst unemployment rate by a wide margin. Job growth is anemic. Property values are languishing. Bank deposits are dwindling.
And yet Clewiston ...
Man goes to immigration interview, gets detained by ICE
MIAMI (AP) — María Eugenia Hernández and her Nicaraguan-born husband, Oscar Hernández, went to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services offices in Miami for an interview about their marriage that they had been awaiting for three years.
The agency uses such interviews to confirm that ...
2 teens charged with threatening to shoot up school
MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say two Florida teens have been charged with threatening to shoot up a school.
The Miami Herald reports the students, ages 13 and 14, were arrested Friday and charged with ...
AP Source: Winslow agrees to $39 million, 3-year extension
MIAMI (AP) — Justise Winslow has agreed to a $39 million, three-year extension with the Miami Heat.
A person with direct knowledge of the agreement confirmed the terms to The Associated Press on Friday night. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because Winslow isn’t signing the ...
MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Search-and-rescue teams found at least one body in Mexico Beach, the ground-zero town nearly obliterated by Hurricane Michael, an official said Friday as the scale of the storm’s fury became ever clearer.
The death toll across the South stood at 14 including the ...
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill is questionable for Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears with a throwing shoulder injury that first bothered him last month.
Tannehill was limited in Friday’s workout — the first time he has missed practice time because of the ...
MIAMI (AP) — Last week, the Miami Dolphins resorted to eight-man pass protection, so desperate were they to slow an onslaught against quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
And now they have to block Khalil Mack.
That will be a daunting task when Miami faces the Chicago Bears on Sunday in a ...
Virginia looks to finish the job in rematch vs No.16 Miami
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia’s last meeting with Miami looked like it was going to be a highlight of the Bronco Mendenhall Era — until it turned sour.
The Cavaliers (3-2, 1-1 ACC) hope that if they get a lead this year against Miami, they will hold onto it when Virginia hosts the ...
Officer gets 6 years for stealing from pulled-over drivers
MIAMI (AP) — A former Florida police officer has been sentenced to six years in prison for stealing from drivers he pulled over for traffic infractions.
The Miami Herald reports 24-year-old Jose Acosta was ...
Check casher guilty of laundering over $100 million
MIAMI (AP) — A Florida check casher has pleaded guilty to laundering over $100 million in proceeds of health care, mortgage and identity theft tax refund fraud.
Federal prosecutors in Miami say 53-year-old Evelio Suarez pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of money laundering. His ...
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Michael has sped off toward the Atlantic Ocean, but there will be nothing quick about Florida’s recovery from the hurricane, where rows upon rows of homes have been smashed to pieces . The storm also ...
CHICAGO (3-1) at MIAMI (3-2)
Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox
OPENING LINE - Dolphins by 1
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Chicago 3-1, Miami 3-2
SERIES RECORD - Dolphins lead 8-4
LAST MEETING - Dolphins won at Bears 27-24, Oct. 19, 2014
LAST WEEK — Dolphins lost at Bengals 27-17; ...
Miami’s first craft brewery sold to public Oregon company
MIAMI (AP) — The first craft brewery in Miami is now among smaller independent breweries acquired by larger businesses, as it has been sold to a publicly traded company based in Portland, Oregon.
The Miami Herald
FBI wants Florida man in 2015 North Carolina highway heist
WILSON, N.C. (AP) — The FBI has identified a Florida man as an “armed and dangerous fugitive” who might have been involved in a multimillion dollar highway robbery in North Carolina more than three years ago.
The News & Observer