Special Ops chief concerned about suicides in his force

TAMPA — The chief of the nation's special forces decried the high rate of suicides in his battle-hardened force and said Thursday his command the last two years has suffered "the highest rat …

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Evacuation came too late for many on sinking ferry

MOKPO, South Korea — An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said today …

    For starters: Rays vs. Yankees

     

    The Rays (7-8) host the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field. It will be Rays LHP David Price (2-0, 2.91) vs. Yankees (LHP) CC Sabathia (1-2, 6.63)....

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    In Miami, Rubio and Nelson renew call for sanctions against Venezuela

    By Patricia Mazzei, Miami Herald

    Florida’s two senators, Democrat Bill Nelson and Republican Marco Rubio, joined forces Thursday in Miami to call for stepped up attention and potential sanctions from the U.S. against Venezuela for repressing political protests....

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    An ode to 'Orphan Black': Why we love this show, returning Saturday

    Editor's note: When it comes to loving Orphan Black, we can't hold a candle to TV enthusiast and Times designer Brittany Volk. So we decided to let her tell you all about why she loves the BBC America show, ahead of its season 2 premiere Saturday....

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