Doug Varrieur wasn't happy with the way he was portrayed in 'The Colbert Report.'
A seasonal Big Pine Key resident whose backyard gun range made national headlines in the winter says he's done all he can to point out how lax Florida gun laws are.
The gun range on Big Pine Key would be the third private range in the Keys.
Many people would think that deciding against continuing a high-paying 20-year government career in favor of ultimately opening a gun shop and range in the Florida Keys is a drastic leap.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
With new development, county yet again looks at housing for workers
The economic rebound and corresponding demand for employees in the Florida Keys hospitality industry has revived workforce-housing concerns, Monroe County commissioners said Wednesday.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Miami Herald
Zany underwater music festival in Florida Keys still a hit
Studio owner Julie Jacko teaches a class recently as instructor Michelle Abreu assists during a class at Barre Motion in South Beach.
County to mull actions against code violations
County officials will consider collection actions Wednesday, July 16, against five Big Pine Key properties that have been slapped with liens for code compliance violations.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Indian police find bodies of 4 missing traders
Police on Sunday fired rubber bullets and used batons to disperse hundreds of villagers protesting the abductions and killings of four Muslim traders in India's remote northeast, where ethnic tensions run high.
Family remembers camper killed by falling tree in Carroll County
Justin Diggs was an active, social 12-year-old who had to be cajoled to leave the swimming pool and who made the honor roll at Pikesville Middle School in Maryland.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Littleton's Cooper presents on Immigrant Experiences at Worcester Academy
Jordyn Cooper of Littleton, a seventh-grader at Worcester Academy, recently gave an Immigrant Experiences presentation to parents, fellow students, faculty and American immigrants at a special event in the school library.
Yemen's president fires 2 senior army commanders
Yemen state television is reporting President Abed Rabo Mansour Hadi has fired two senior army commanders after last week's capture of a city by Shiite Hawthi rebels.
Search for body to follow Costa Concordia removal
An Italian official has promised that a search will be conducted for the only unrecovered body of the 32 Costa Concordia shipwreck victims as soon as the wrecked cruise liner is towed away from the island where it struck a reef in 2012.
The Lebanon Daily News
German police megaphone used in anti-Israel rant
German police say they allowed an anti-Israel protester to use a megaphone in a police car during a "Free Gaza" demonstration in Frankfurt and he shouted inciting slogans including "child murderer Israel" and "Allahu akbar."
The Lebanon Daily News
Aide to ex-Romanian leader Nicolae Ceausescu dies
A devoted aide of ex-Romanian leader Nicolae Ceausescu who was sent to quell protests that sparked the 1989 revolution has died.
'South Park' catalog finds a new home on Hulu
Hulu is now the exclusive streaming home for the full run of Comedy Central's bad-boy animated series, "South Park" - all 244-and-counting episodes.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Members of extended Jackson family in reality show
Members of Michael Jackson's extended family are stepping out of what they call "the Jackson bubble" for a reality show.
The Fresno Bee
Divers, snorkelers converge for undersea 'concert'
In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, Mike Limerick pretends to play a mock musical instrument at the Lower Keys Underwater Music Festival on Saturday, July 12, 2014, in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.
Webcam monitors loggerhead sea turtle nest
Webcam monitors loggerhead sea turtle nest A live-streaming webcam is focused on a loggerhead sea turtle nest on a Florida Keys beach.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Keys Man Arrested for Stealing Dog and Alcohol
A Big Pine Key man was arrested early Friday after authorities say he stole alcohol from a restaurant and removed a dog from an animal shelter.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Widely panned Key Largo crosswalk came about through a request to DOT from homeowners' group
When a crosswalk was installed across four lanes of U.S. 1 in Key Largo in April, critics -- including Monroe County Sheriff Rick Ramsay -- said it would be only a matter of time before it causes auto crashes.