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South Florida U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia is joining a 24-hour congressional fast relay in solidarity with a group of immigration activists on the National Mall.
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Health policy wonks call it the "woodwork" effect: Millions of poor Americans who were eligible for Medicaid but didn't know it sign up for the program as a result of publicity around the Affordable Care Act.
More than half of Floridians with disabilities will soon be moved off a waiting list to access services.
Officials in boats monitor the scene where dozens of pilot whales are stranded in shallow water in a remote area of Florida's Everglades National Park, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
By Ed Payne A South Florida man killed his wife and son with a crossbow, drove 460 miles to try and kill his other son, and then slit his own throat.
A 17-year-old Florida teen was arrested Wednesday afternoon for allegedly shooting a 15-year-old classmate in the face.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says Israel's security is a necessary part of its ongoing peace negotiations with Palestinians, a process he described as making some progress.
Tallahassee's political establishment has repeatedly blocked legislative votes on medical marijuana and Thursday will ask the Florida Supreme Court to follow suit and keep the issue away from state voters in 2014.
The Southwest Florida Young Republicans voted Monday to support rehabbing Republican Rep. Trey Radel staying on the job, despite pressure from Florida Republican officials and Gov. Rick Scott to step down over his cocaine arrest in Washington in October.
A Central Florida woman who blames a bear for attacking her and mauling her face Monday while she walked her dogs has prompted wildlife officials to set traps, but they've held off on calling the incident a bear attack, CNN reported .
Thousands of unemployed Floridians are looking for answers from Governor Rick Scott about what's being done to fix problems with the state's unemployment benefits system.
A state plan to honor Union soldiers at Florida's largest Civil War battlefield fell apart this week after "furious" pro-Confederate locals commandeered a town hall meeting, including an African-American activist who called Northern troops rapists and led the crowd in a round of Dixie .
Sure, the holidays can be a stress fest. But in the middle of all that shopping, cooking, and prepping, it's also the most family-focused time of the year.
According to a new study published today, the living wage required for a single person in Florida to support him or herself is $16.84 an hour.
Electric bills for Gulf Power customers will go up early next year, but the increase won't be as high as the utility company initially announced.
The trial for a man accused of raping and killing an 8-year-old Jacksonville girl is set to begin the week of May 12. A trial date was set for 57-year-old Donald Smith at a hearing Tuesday.