Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Meets with Wild L.A. Vaccine Skeptic Despite Flooded Hospitals
The strange meeting came just hours before the CDC went in the opposite direction with new mask guidance—and as his state’s medical workers were back in hell.
Florida’s COVID pandemic is full blown, but, once again, state isn’t sharing life-saving data | Editorial
At this point, we already know that Florida’s COVID-19 cases are rising “at an alarming rate,” as U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy said on Thursday.
UCF, Florida agree to 3-game football series
UCF and Florida have put the finishing touches on an agreement for a three-game football series set for 2024, 2030 and 2033. It’s the first meeting between the two instate programs since 2006. “As ...
Ex-Florida state Sen. Frank Artiles worked closely with top GOP consulting firm during ‘ghost’ candidate scheme, documents indicate
On June 11 of last year, authorities say Frank Artiles met Alex Rodriguez in the parking lot of a Miami bank, where Artiles gave Rodriguez $2,000 in cash so his friend could open a campaign account ...
Amid Florida, CDC legal battle, cruise lines choose to follow COVID guidance
Cruise lines including Royal Caribbean, Norwegian, Carnival have said they will voluntarily follow CDC guidance for ships departing from Florida.
Florida man left pit bull to die in truck, illegally disposed of its body, deputies say
A Florida man who left his pit bull to die inside an unventilated truck wrapped the dog’s body in a blanket, weighted it with bricks and dumped it in a body of water, deputies said.
Florida’s fight with NRA over guns for 18-to-20-year-olds is the wrong battle | Commentary
Florida is battling the NRA over gun ownership for anyone under 21. If you can serve in the armed forces, you should be able to own a firearm. This is the wrong gun battle. Universal background checks ...
FBI Raids Florida Home Believed to Be Involved in Assassination of Haiti President
The president of Worldwide Capital Lending Group is under scrutiny for his alleged role in funding the operation as the investigation continues.
Florida babysitter charged with murder 37 years later
A grand jury indicted Terry McKirchy on the new charge after Benjamin Dowling, the victim in the decades-old shaken baby case, died in 2019 at the age of 35.
Florida Gators, UCF announce two-for-one football series
The Florida Gators have finally, formally announced an upcoming series with UCF. UF will host the Knights in 2024 and 2033, the teams announced Tuesday. They’ll play in Orlando at the Bounce House The ...
Florida couple who trained 2 Olympic athletes teaches homeschooled kids through action sports
Toni and Uli Frallicciardi longed to create a curriculum that pushes beyond the four walls of a classroom and even homeschooled their own three children.
He Tried to Walk on Water From Florida to New York. It Didn’t Go So Well.
Reza Baluchi washed ashore on Saturday near St. Augustine, Fla., in a ‘‘hydro pod,” startling beachgoers with a homemade contraption that resembles a hamster wheel.