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Miami Heat: Guard Shannon Brown expected to backup Heat's Dwyane Wade

sun-sentinel.com — MIAMI Shannon Brown is no stranger to the role. Far from it. So forgive him if he confidently snaps back to a question asking if he's ready to fill the position as backup to Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade. Not a problem, says Brown. He's done it before, and had success.

Charlie Crist sells himself as friend of average Floridians

sun-sentinel.com — Sitting at the dining table in a modest Hollywood home - with every move recorded by a phalanx of news cameras - Charlie Crist sought to portray himself Tuesday as a regular guy driven by concern for the struggles of everyday Floridians. Homeowner Gale Platt, 56, vouched for the Democratic candidate for governor.
Oct 01, 2014

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Broward County Fair could be canceled for second year

sun-sentinel.com — There's no place like home, but the Broward County Fair doesn't have one. And that could kill the event for the second year in a row. The vagabond operation of livestock, funnel cakes and carnival rides, which has set up its tents at a half-dozen locations over the past 38 years, was canceled last year because the Pembroke Pines site it had used for three years was no longer available.

Patient in Dallas tests positive for Ebola virus

sun-sentinel.com — A Dallas patient has tested positive for the deadly Ebola virus, the first case ever diagnosed in the United States, Dallas television station KDFW reported. A statement sent out by the hospital says it's based on the person's symptoms and recent travel history. The hospital has not said if the patient is a man or a woman.