Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
Trending on the Topix Network
We're taking closer look at the possible impact of All Aboard Florida. The high speed rail service would run from Orlando to Miami and pass through the Treasure Coast and stopping in West Palm Beach.
A Florida city council's vote to ban sagging pants has sparked a debate among city officials over whether the need for fashion police.
CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. ALL BEACHGOERS ARE URGED TO SWIM NEAR LIFEGUARD TOWERS.
A 16-page report projects Florida's revenue potential based on other states that legalized pot.
THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, Gay couples won't be able to tie the knot in the Keys any time soon despite a Monroe County judge's decision last week striking down Florida's voter-approved constitutional ban on same-sex marriages.
A judge has denied a Jacksonville woman's request to use Florida's "stand your ground" law as a defense for attempted murder charges that arose after she fired a gun at her husband.
On Sunday, July 20, 2014, Kim Russell, left, who lives nearby on Gilbralter Street and her mother Betty Box both examine the massive sinkhole that opened on Eldridge Road in Spring Hill, Fla., Saturday.
A Florida widow awarded $23.6 billion in the death of her chain-smoking husband on Monday called the massive verdict a message to Big Tobacco, even though she likely won't see much if any of the money.
The attorney for a gay couple is asking a Florida Keys judge to lift a stay in his ruling that Florida's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional.
Florida's state capitol. A redistricting plan crafted by the Republican-controlled Legislature in Tallahassee was partially thrown out by a state judge.
The nation's No. 2 cigarette maker is vowing to fight a jury verdict of $23.6 billion in Florida in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer.
Election year complaints contending that Charlie Crist and former Gov. Rick Scott broke campaign finance laws are getting thrown out.
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio pauses while speaking during an event in Washington last month.
Last week, The Ale and the Witch in downtown St. Petersburg started featuring a limited-time $5 special on its beers.
Candles and cakes on birthdays. Big ol' Christmas trees with presents for little creatures, and big ones, too.
THE LATEST: Both lanes of I-75 are moving after a rollover crash involving an SUV jammed up northbound traffic for hours Sunday afternoon.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 02:37 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC