South Florida Water Management District board members voted Friday to reduce tax rates for 2016, turning down a chance to get an extra $21 million in revenue and reversing a stand that had disappointed Gov.
After three days of deliberations in a trial surrounding one of the bloodiest local gangland shootings in recent history, a Palm Beach County jury late Friday convicted Jarvis Jackson on three counts of second-degree murder and acquitted him of four counts of attempted murder.
Democratic presidential front runner Hillary Clinton, previewing an emphasis on race matters in her 2016 campaign, slammed Republican establishment favorite Jeb Bush’s “right to rise” message for minorities during a Friday speech to the predominantly black National Urban League’s annual conference.
A half century of isolating Communist Cuba hasn’t succeeded, and it’s time for the United States to lift its embargo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said Friday morning in the heart of Cuban exile country.
A fraud trial is set to begin on Sept. 11 for a Delray Beach developer and his business manager, who are accused of swindling Subway founder Fred DeLuca out of more than $1 million in a failed land deal.
With what has become her third set of lawyers since an appellate court overturned her conviction on solicitation to commit murder charges, former Boynton Beach newlywed Dalia Dippolito appeared in Palm Beach County Circuit Court briefly Thursday as a judge relaxed her house arrest conditions so she can attend church.
A pair of Palm Beach County Commission votes Thursday opened the door to more residential and commercial development in the Agricultural Reserve, a 22,000-acre farming and conservation zone west of Boynton Beach and Delray Beach.
From the outside, federal prosecutors said, Joseph Zada held all the hallmarks of a savvy businessman who had amassed a fortune — big houses, fancy cars, lavish parties, constant bodyguards and a monthly American Express bill of $500,000.
Palm Beach County jurors ended a second day of deliberations Thursday without a verdict in the case of the 27-year-old man accused of organizing the 2007 mass shooting that killed three men and injured another four who were playing poker and dominoes in a Lake Worth backyard shed.
Questions on whether detectives threatened Jarvis Jackson or promised him anything to get him to confess to a triple murder appeared to dominate a Palm Beach County jury’s deliberations Wednesday in the trial surrounding a bloody 2007 Lake Worth backyard shooting.
What is expected to be a titillating trial of a former Wellington man who is accused of stealing at least $20 million from a professional hockey player, an Olympic athlete and more than a dozen firefighters in Palm Beach and Martin counties will begin this morning in U.
At worst, the juror credited with derailing Wellington polo mogul John Goodman’s first DUI manslaughter conviction was unwise to commit a “well-meaning” drinking experiment, an attorney appealing his contempt of court conviction said in court records this week.
Hillary Clinton’s Democratic rivals will get a chance to share an audience with the party’s front runner while Republicans Jeb Bush and Ben Carson will venture outside the GOP comfort zone on Friday at the National Urban League’s annual conference in Fort Lauderdale.
Whether super-wealthy casino owner Sheldon Adelson, who has contributed hundreds of millions of dollars to GOP presidential candidates, is “foul-mouthed” is at the heart of a defamation suit in Hong Kong.