Concerns of pollution in Florida waters grow over return of big cruise ships
Water around the Florida coast has been cleaner during the Covid-19 pandemic as a result of minimal pollution. NBC News' Josh Lederman takes an in-depth look to see what the cause might be.
Judge: $150M initially for victims in Florida condo collapse
Victims and families who suffered losses in the collapse of a 12-story oceanfront Florida condominium will get a minimum of $150 million in compensation initially, a judge said Wednesday. That sum ...
‘It’s gross’: A summer of red tides piles up 600 tons of dead fish on Florida beaches.
But it is the dead fish that are the real mark of a red tide. Wednesday on Coquina Beach, south of St. Petersburg, Fla., carcasses were scattered across the shore in small clumps. “The smell, the dead ...
AdventHealth considers mandating staff COVID-19 vaccinations, limiting visitors as hospitalizations rise across Central Florida
Mask mandates, limited visitation and restrictions on elective surgeries are being considered at an internal AdventHealth Orlando meeting.
Florida condo collapse survivors disagree on site's future at court hearing
Surviving owners of the collapsed 12-story oceanfront condominium in Surfside, Fla., appeared in court for the first time Wednesday and offered differing opinions on how or whether to rebuild on the ...
Tens of thousands of New Yorkers are moving to Florida during COVID pandemic
More than 33,500 New Yorkers have moved to Florida in the last 10 months, according to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles.
Surgeon general warns Florida needs to increase vaccination rates
Surgeon General Vivek Murthy took time to speak with us as Florida sees what looks to be the beginning of a new surge among unvaccinated.
Former Florida State football coach Bobby Bowden reveals ‘terminal’ medical condition
Bowden, 91, coached 34 seasons at Florida State and molded the Seminoles into a national power, winning 12 Atlantic Coast Conference titles and two national titles.
Florida Hospital Canceling Elective Surgeries Amid COVID Increase, U.S. Cases Tripling
Chad Neilsen, director of infection prevention at the Florida hospital, said the staff is "frustrated" because they see people not getting the COVID vaccine.
New Disney jobs in Orlando could cost Florida taxpayers $500 million or more in incentive deal | Commentary
Walt Disney World could get $500 million in tax breaks in exchange for adding 2,000 high-paying jobs in Orlando. That doesn’t seem like a good deal for Florida taxpayers.
A Florida inspection spotted a problem that caused a dried apricots recall in 18 states
A Florida Department of Agriculture inspection turned into 86 cases of Backroad Country Dried Apricots being recalled.
Five Post Oak Park sells to Florida investors
Five Post Oak Park, a 28-story office building in Galleria that counts Swiss investment bank UBS among its tenants, has been sold to Florida investors. The buyer is a partnership formed by CP Group of ...