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The South Carolina and American flags flying at half-staff behind the Confederate flag erected in front of the State Congress building in Columbia, South Carolina on June 19, 2015. Police captured the white suspect in a gun massacre at one of the oldest black churches in Charleston in the United States, the latest deadly assault to feed simmering racial tensions. Police detained 21-year-old Dylann Roof, shown wearing the flags of defunct white supremacist regimes in pictures taken from social media, after nine churchgoers were shot dead during bible study on Wednesday. AFP PHOTO/MLADEN ANTONOV        (Photo credit should read MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Confederate Flag Sets Off Debate In GOP 2016 Class

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney called for the immediate removal of the Confederate battle flag from outside the South Carolina Statehouse, scrambling the 2016 Republican presidential contenders into staking a position on a contentious cultural issue.

06/20/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Feds Take Aim At Gov. Scott’s LIP Lawsuit

Describing the state’s arguments as “baseless,” federal officials this week fired back in court against Gov. Rick Scott’s contention that the Obama administration has unconstitutionally tried to link expanding Medicaid with the continuation of a key health-care funding program.

06/02/2015

President Barack Obama arrived at Miami International Airport on May 27, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

President Obama Stops Into South Florida

President Barack Obama is in South Florida for fundraising and to tackle the topic of Hurricane preparedness.

05/27/2015

Obama Visits Everglades National Park On Earth Day To Discuss Climate Change

President Obama In Town This Week For Hurricane Briefing

The Commander in Chief will be making a South Florida stop this week. President Barack Obama is scheduled to attended a pair of fundraisers for the Democratic Party in Coconut Grove on Wednesday.

05/26/2015

President Barack Obama fills out his Presidential Bracket for the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament. (Source: whitehouse.gov)

Top U.S Presidents That Also Love Sports

During the past week there have been some big announcements regarding the 2016 presidential race.

04/14/2015

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (FL) speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 30, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was nominated as the Republican presidential candidate during the RNC which will conclude today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Rubio Looks To Find His Opening In The 2016 Republican Field

If Marco Rubio launches his presidential campaign as expected Monday, the first-term Republican senator from Florida may have to answer this simple question. Why now?

04/12/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 07: Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton leaves the event 'Equality for Women is Progress for All' at the United Nations on March 7, 2014 in New York City. The event was part of the United Nations International Women's Day,

Clinton To Announce Plans Sunday, Rubio A Day Later

Political pundits will be going into overdrive this weekend as two potential presidential candidates ready to announce their plans, one of which may cause a fall out between two friends.

04/10/2015

The NBA is going to hold a development camp in Cuba later this month, becoming the first professional sports team to visit the country since diplomatic relations between the countries began to be restored.  (Source: ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

NBA To Hold Development Camp In Cuba

The National Basketball Association continues to be one of the most progressive sports leagues in recent history.

04/07/2015

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Hispanic Group: Medicaid Expansion Would Help 200K Latinos

Hispanic advocates say at least 200,000 Latinos could get health insurance if Florida lawmakers choose to expand Medicaid.

04/05/2015

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Tax Refunds For Many Take Hit Or Get Bump From Health Law

As the April 15 tax deadline nears, people who got help paying for health insurance under President Barack Obama’s law are seeing the direct effect on their refunds — hundreds of dollars, for better or worse.

04/05/2015

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