Freddie Pitts

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2014

    Reubin Askew, Former Florida Governor, Dead at 85

    Arguably the most important governor this state has ever had has died. Reubin Askew, who served Florida as the state's 37th governor from 1971 to 1979, died early Thursday after suffering through various ailments, including a stroke, a former aide has confirmed. He was 85. In his time as governor, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2006

    Sun-Sentinel: Really, Really Bad

    A Real Front Page Okay, the newspapers had some 'splaining to do this morning for overhyping Ernesto -- and the Sun-Sentinel and Miami Herald had exactly the same idea. Blame the science -- and don't even mention that the newspapers and TV stations and governments behaved like this was a monster C ... More >>

  • News

    August 31, 2000

    The Widow and the Nurse, Part Two

    When Bridget Garcia told police that her boss' son had raped her, they barely listened. This is her story.