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SAN FRANCISCO — All week, the talk at this PGA Championship was about the big hitters and how much of an advantage they’d have at TPC Harding Park, which players were calling “a big-boy golf course.’’ All week, 23-year-old Collin Morikawa, slight of build when compared to the brutes like...
Corey Lewandowski, who managed the early stretch of Donald Trump‘s 2016 campaign for President, is not an unknown quantity in Florida politics. Best known to Florida politicos for his confrontation with outgoing Senate President Bill Galvano (the “hold my scarf” incident), the outspoken strategist and activist is back on Team Trump for...
These guys need a boost. “I think the off day is coming at a good time,” Brett Gardner said Sunday, after his Yankees suffered a walk-off, 4-3 loss to the Rays at Tropicana Field, their fifth loss in seven tries. “We’ve kind of had a crazy schedule. It’ll be...
Michele Rayner leads the House District 70 race by far in both overall funds raised and cash on hand, according to the latest campaign finance reports filed with the Florida Division of Elections. Rayner is running against three other Democrats in the race to replace Rep. Wengay Newton who is...
MOTZA, Israel — An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world’s most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. The 18-karat white gold mask will be decorated with 3,600 white and black diamonds and fitted with...
State House candidate Adam Botana was reported for trespassing in a Fort Myers gated community while door knocking. Surveillance cameras on July 13 caught the Bonita Springs Republican rolling through the back gate of the Forest Country Club on an electric scooter. A week later, Botana was served with a...
Democrat Monique Worrell and her supporters have turbocharged her campaign’s cash chase for the State Attorney Office in Florida’s 9th Judicial Circuit. Worrell’s campaign reported pulling in $20,000 and her independent political committee another $16,500 during the last week in July, suddenly swamping the other three Democrats seeking the open...
Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday that FBI officials “misled the hell out of” a Senate committee about the reliability of the Steele dossier during an interview in 2018, citing newly released declassified documents. Members of the Senate Intelligence Committee called on the FBI to testify as part of its investigation...
No county in the five-county First Coast region recorded any daily coronavirus deaths, according to Florida Department of Health figures released Sunday. The total number of fatalities due to COVID-19 held steady at 288 while the number of total cases in Northeast Florida increased by 444 over Saturday morning’s figure...
A 36-year-old man was fatally shot in front of his wife in The Bronx — after inadvertently flicking a cigarette near a group of men, police sources said Sunday. Curtis Holley took a bullet to the stomach shortly before 9 p.m. Saturday at East 165th Street and Prospect Avenue during...