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3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Florida Repertory Theatre has announced the opening of, Heart Song, a new play by Stephen Sachs making its Eastern US premiere at Florida Rep as part of the theatre's commitment to produce new works and nurture emerging playwrights.
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7 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel
A pregnant Florida woman was shot in the stomach after a fight that started on Facebook turned violent, FOX 30 is reporting.
11 hrs ago | News Max
The state of Florida performed its fourth execution of the year Wednesday as Robert Eugene Hendrix, who was convicted in the 1990 murder of his cousin and the man's wife, was put to death.
15 hrs ago | EDGE
Florida Grand Opera has become known for taking exciting chances and its 2013-14 Season continues in this vein, concluding with Jules Massenet's beautiful, but seldom-produced, "Thais," opening May 3 at the Arsht Center.
18 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
Investors in nursing homes in Florida would be shielded from lawsuits when residents are abused or neglected under broad new provisions authorized in a bill the Florida House sent to the governor on Wednesday.
When they moved from Georgia to the theme park playground of central Florida four years ago, Anthony and Candice Johnson found work at a barbecue restaurant and a 7-Eleven.
Harming a fetus while committing a crime - no matter how small the embryo - would carry stiffer penalties under a proposed law now awaiting Florida Gov. Rick Scott's signature.
The answer to all those questions is HistoryMiami. Officially known as the Historical Society of South Florida and located downtown immediately south of County Hall, HistoryMiami has been reborn.
Of Medicare's list of banned providers, nearly 1,500 list Miami addresses. Second place: Los Angeles, with a relatively meager 522 names.
Killing or injuring a fetus at any stage of development would be a crime under a bill passed by the Florida Legislature.
A judge has ruled to delay the trial indefinitely for a Florida man accused of murdering a teenager during an argument over loud music.
Lauren's Kids, Prevent Child Sexual Abuse Approved by the 2013 Florida Legislature.
Authorities are questioning several people to determine who was driving a car that struck and killed a 3-year-old San Mateo boy.
Attorneys for a Florida man charged with murder in the killing of a teenager during an argument over loud music are asking that his retrial be delayed.
Florida is set to execute a man convicted of killing his cousin and his cousin's wife to prevent the cousin from testifying at his burglary trial.
A proposal to end the requirement that dog tracks race greyhounds in order to keep their gaming permits died Tuesday in the Florida Senate on a procedural vote.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari on Tuesday proposed scrapping California's complex education code, sending state money directly to individual schools rather than their districts, and offering state-funded scholarships to certain college students in exchange for a share of their future earnings.