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A 21-meter-wide hole in the ground opened up behind two homes last month in Dunedin, Fla., swallowing a swimming pool, a boat and eventually both houses.
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A petition drive called People United for Medical Marijuana, organized by Florida lawyer John Morgan, is trying to round up the nearly 700,000 voter signatures required by Feb. 1. As of December 11th, Morgan said he is "very optimistic" about reaching 700,000 per an interview on 102.5 FM "The Bone" Tampa Bay Talk Radio.
Deputies discovered an overturned lawnmower on the roadway of Highway 72 near Limestone Creek around 3 a.m. Wednesday morning.
To protest a Nativity scene, a Florida man has put up a Festivus pole with beer cans at the state Capitol.
Special coverage on the Affordable Health Care Act WASHINGTON -- More than 281,000 Floridians have applied for health coverage on the HealthCare.gov federal web site and about 17,000 have selected a plan on the site, figures released Wednesday by the Obama administration show.
State universities would be blocked from regulating guns on campus under a potentially far-reaching ruling handed down Tuesday by a Florida appeals court.
As many Florida citrus growers have feared, the smallest orange crop in 24 years will get smaller as pre-harvest fruit drop continues to plague groves.
Here's how three local leaders attending the International Aerospace Industry Forum answered a question posed by Daily News Business Editor Dusty Ricketts: Linda Sumblin , executive director of the Workforce Development Board of Okaloosa and Walton Counties: They were outstanding and I think we got a lot of good ideas that we can transport back to ... (more)
The widow of attorney Lance Valdez filed the wrongful death suit Monday in Miami federal court against real estate magnate Jeffrey Soffer.
Getting people to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act remains an uphill battle in much of Florida.
In this image from TV, President Obama shakes hands with Cuban President Raul Castro at the memorial service for former South African President Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg on Tuesday.
Gulf Breeze Zoo officials say the male calf was born Nov. 10. Its mother is an 11-year-old reticulated giraffe named Gabby.
Each year, many people explore the Internet for their dream home or perfect apartment rental.
Case and his wife Rita cut the ribbon on a brand new Volkswagen dealership in Davie, billed as the world's largest.
Southwest Floridians want to get better acquainted with the region's farmers, say new research findings just out this morning.
The Democratic leader in the Alabama House is calling for the Legislature to use its election-year session to approve a state lottery.