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20 things we learned: New York Jets 27, Miami Dolphins 14

It's beginning to look like Joe Philbin is squarely on the hot seat after another flaccid, apathetic and languid outing by the Dolphins in a trouncing by the Jets in London.

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Jets mash Dolphins in London, 27-14

Last year, the Dolphins shifted the course of their season with a confidence-building win in London.

There won't be much confidence traveling back across the pond with them this time.

The Dolphins were overmatched by the rival New York Jets, 27-14, Sunday at Wembley Stadium, falling to 1-3 and...

Hyde10: Ten thoughts on Dolphins' loss to Jets

LONDON - The only drama to the Jets' dissection of the Dolphins was whether Joe Philbin would survive it. Would a sacrifice of defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle be enough to satisfy a 1-3 start that surely dooms the season?

There will be some decisions coming from owner Steve Ross on the return...

Hurricane Joaquin lashes island of Bermuda with wind, rain as it passes by Sunday

Hurricane Joaquin's top winds decreased to 105 mph Sunday afternoon as the Category 2 storm passed just to the southwest of Bermuda.  The storm was lashing the island with tropical storm force winds, according to a National Hurricane Center advisory issued at 2 p.m.

"A dangerous and life-threatening...

Search continues for missing U.S. cargo ship in Bahamas

Rescuers spotted floating debris and an oil sheen Sunday as U.S. crews continue an intensive search off the southeastern Bahamas for a U.S. cargo ship with 33 people on board that has not been heard from since it lost power days ago and was taking on water in fierce seas churned up by Hurricane...

'Do not venture out': Record storm floods East Coast, kills at least 6

A dangerous rainstorm drenching the East Coast brought more misery Sunday to South Carolina — cutting power to thousands, forcing hundreds of water rescues and closing scores of roads because of floodwaters.

Emergency management officials sent a statewide alert telling people to stay off roads...

'The Martian' rockets to $55-million opening; can it beat 'Gravity'?

Twentieth Century Fox's "The Martian" launched with an estimated $55 million weekend at the domestic box office, nearly matching the October record held by the 2013 stranded-in-space film "Gravity."

Director Ridley Scott's "The Martian," which cost $108 million to make, met the higher end of industry...

Bodies of 95 migrants washed ashore in Libya

The bodies of at least 95 migrants have been found washed ashore in Libya over the past five days, a spokesman for Libya's Red Crescent said Sunday.

Mohamed al-Masrati said Red Crescent scouts found 85 of the corpses near Libya's capital Tripoli and 10 near Sabartha, a Libyan coastal city that...

'I've had enough': Oregon gunman killed with calculated fury

The gunman had already shot several students at close range when he stood inches from Lacey Scroggins and demanded she stand up.

It was only the fourth day of community college for the 18-year-old aspiring surgeon. She was face down, her head tucked between her outstretched arms, among dead and...

South Florida Democrats pillory Republicans, defend Hillary Clinton

They challenged the Republicans on policy. They slammed them for their political tactics. And they tried to slay them with humor.

For South Florida Democrats, who sometimes have trouble staying on the same political page, Republicans were the unifying theme Saturday night at the Palm Beach County...

First President Bush healing after fracturing vertebra over the summer

Former President George H.W. Bush is healing well after taking a fall this summer, feeling good enough to go out on his speedboat and even visit a local biker bar with his wife.

The nation's oldest living president is "healing nicely" after he fractured his C2 vertebra, the second one below the...

Rep. Jason Chaffetz announces run for speaker, says he can 'unite the House'

An up-and-coming House committee chairman announced his long-shot candidacy Sunday for speaker of the House, adding a new dose of turmoil for reeling House Republicans.

GOP Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah presented himself as a new face who can unite the House in the wake of Speaker John Boehner's...

'Duende' a festive finale to Broward's yearlong 100th anniversary celebration

From Samba funk to Taiko drumming to hip hop and back again, the 'party of the century' Saturday drew everyone from young mothers with babes in strollers to retirees toting pooches.

The wrapup celebration of Broward County's 100 years — called "Duende" or charming spirit — continues into Sunday...

Review: Brad Paisley in West Palm Beach

Brad Paisley and his two openers brought an end-of-summer feel Saturday night as they completed the final show of their "Crushin' It Tour." Summertime is prime time for country shows, many of which are staged in outdoor venues such as the Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach. And Saturday's...

Near-perfect Gators stun third-ranked Rebels

GAINESVILLE —  Quarterback Will Grier was sick - literally and figuratively.

Florida Gator fans were delirious.

A much-anticipated showdown with No. 3 Ole Miss turned instead into a showcase game on national TV for first-year coach Jim McElwain’s fast-rising program.

Behind four first-half touchdowns...

Oregon gunman spared a 'lucky one' to deliver something to authorities

The gunman who opened fire in an Oregon college shot one classmate after saying he could save her life by begging, and others were killed after being told to crawl across the floor, according to relatives of students in the classroom. However, Christopher Sean Harper-Mercer spared a student and...

Video: Miramar gets unsportsmanlike penalty before coin toss
The pregame coin toss, usually a drama-free formality, turned into a tense affair between Miramar and Flanagan on Friday evening, one that ended up with the Patriots drawing an unsportsmanlike penalty flag from the referee, who later felt compelled to tell a Flanagan player to "shut up," also before...
Florida State holds off Wake Forest to improve to 4-0

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — FSU was confident it could straighten out its offense against Wake Forest.

Instead, coach Jimbo Fisher was pleading for the unit to grow up, demanding that his offense show signs of maturity in the final minutes of the game.

“When we had an opportunity to put the football...

David Cassidy charged with I-595 traffic incident

When witnesses were asked to review a photo line-up for a haphazard driver on Interstate 595, they identified 1970s teen heartthrob David Cassidy.

Police say he sideswiped a truck, stopped and attempted to cover his license plate before driving away with a flat tire.

Cassidy, 65, a Fort Lauderdale...

Robber strikes second bank in as many days in Coral Springs

For the second day in a row on Friday, a robber with just a baseball cap as a disguise struck a bank in Coral Springs, according to the FBI.

The robber held up the bank shortly after 7 p.m. at TD Bank at 4697 N. State Road 7. While customers were in the bank, the robber demanded money from a bank...

Workers find tied-up man inside West Palm Beach apartment

A caretaker was arrested after maintenance workers found a man with bound hands and ankles alone inside a West Palm Beach apartment Friday, police said.

Marcia Grace Jones, 63, faces charges of neglect and false imprisonment and was being held in Palm Beach County jail on an $18,000 bond, records...

Vatican fires gay priest from his post on eve of synod

The Vatican on Saturday fired a monsignor who came out as gay on the eve of a big meeting of the world's bishops to discuss church outreach to gays, divorcees and more traditional Catholic families.

The Vatican took action after Krzysztof Charamsa, a mid-level official in its doctrine office, came...

Ira Winderman: Camp offers hope for McRoberts, the kids, tax savings
Sunday notes: It's early, but the Heat's outlook in several aspects already is coming into focus. Plus: The Zo factor; LeBron draws parallels; and the Durant derby.
Dogs welcome at South Florida water parks this weekend
Quiet Waters and T.Y. Park will once again let pups frolic in their water playgrounds.

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