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The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is on tap to conduct a record number of background checks this year on private firearm purchases.
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A bill to alleviate skyrocketing flood insurance premiums was filed Tuesday in the Florida Senate — an attempt to find a state solution to what has so far been largely a federal issue.
The conventional narrative holds that Florida is a wonderful place to be homeless.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement says it is on target to conduct nearly 1 million background checks this year on private firearm purchases.
Orlando attorney Mark O'Mara , who took on George Zimmerman as a client in one of the nation's most racially-charged and high-profile murder trials and won his acquittal, is now the subject of an ethics complaint for how he handled the case.
For the DJs at the only South Florida radio station playing Christmas music 24-7, the line between merriness and madness is as thin as "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer."
A determined fundraiser who rubbed elbows with powerful politicians while masterminding a $100 million, cross-country Navy veterans charity fraud could face the rest of his life in prison.
This undated photo provided by Volusia County Corrections shows Ralph Garlick Jr., who said he had found an abandoned newborn girl wrapped in newspapers outside a central Florida convenience store.
Once a solidly Republican bastion of Northern snowbirds and conservative retirees, this stretch of coastal beach towns and sprawling subdivisions has moved toward the political middle.
The challenges of presenting a one-man show go beyond a need for stamina, a good memory and a strong stage presence.
Dozens of children - and even a few adults with further to fall - teetered around on ice skates at The Village of Baytowne Wharf on Sunday afternoon.
As former Gov. Charlie Crist tries to gain supporters in his quest to unseat Republican Gov. Rick Scott, he wants to portray himself as the hero of voter access and Scott as a leader who restricted voting.
On Sunday night, a Lee County icon is being remembered. Barbara B. Mann passed away at the age of 100.
The Blue Monster came back to life on Saturday, doing what it does best - agonizing golfers and having them enjoy every minute of it.