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The Lower Atlantic Coast encompasses a three-county area of the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Florida. The metropolitan area covers the counties of Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach. The area is commonly referred to as simply "South Florida" and is roughly synonymous with the term Gold Coast.

Because the population of South Florida is largely confined to a strip of land between the Atlantic Ocean and the Everglades, the Miami Urbanized Area (that is, the area of contiguous urban development) is about 110 miles long (north to south), but never more than twenty miles wide, and in some areas only five miles wide (east to west). South Florida is longer than any other urbanized area in the United States except for the New York metropolitan area.


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South Florida News from The Sun-Sentinel

A Coral Springs woman got a crash course in driving when she wrecked her car at a Lauderdale Lakes Department of Motor Vehicles office right before beginning her road test.


An automotive expert for the defense testified Friday in John Goodman's DUI manslaughter retrial that the Wellington polo magnate's Bentley was malfunctioning at the time of the 2010 crash that killed...


Police are searching for a teacher suspected of sexually abusing students who attended a private Cooper City school.


State Attorney General Pam Bondi had up to 17 days to respond to a motion filed by American Civil Liberties Union lawyer Daniel Tilley, which asked a federal judge in Tallahassee to lift his stay on a...


A Hollywood man ran, but couldn't hide for long before police tracked him down and arrested him for allegedly battering his teenage girlfriend.


When students at the University of Florida register for classes or check out their transcripts, they have to deal with ISIS.


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You're inside a jet airliner soaring toward Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. You hear sneezing, then the whispers: Someone on this plane might have Ebola.


Born as Pediatrix in 1979, Sunrise-based Mednax is now a mature 35. And the medical group has been prolific.


A potential bond of $251,000 was set instead at $40,000 Friday for a Plantation man accused of having more than two dozen child pornography images and videos on his computer.


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