City officials confirmed Friday that Hollywood Police Chief Chad Wagner will retire at the end of January as part of a financial agreement offered by the city.
A new but preliminary two-year agreement between the city of Miami and the general employees union protects workers from furlough days and paycheck-punishing employee pension contributions.
Recent census results revealing Monroe County has had a decline in population has officials calling for a recount.
Bills in the Florida House and Senate that will shift state pensions into investment accounts and require state and local workers to pay into them began moving forward Thursday.
Prosecutors drop charges against a man in a police officer beating case, which occurred on Halloween night in Coconut Grove.
The number of people applying for unemployment benefits fell to its lowest point in more than two years, according to the Labor Department.