Lawmakers Sort Out Details Of Oil Spill MoneyWith billions of dollars coming to Florida in reparation for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, a Senate panel Tuesday tried to get a better feel for how the money will be spent.
Negron Zeros In On Dispute Over Juvenile Detention CostsFlorida's long-running conflict between the state and counties over how to share juvenile-detention costs is flaring again --- and a powerful lawmaker is unhappy about what is happening.
Counties, DJJ Renew Legal Fight About Detention CostsA decade into a dispute about how to divvy up the costs of detaining young offenders, the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice and more than two-dozen counties are digging in for more legal fighting.
Snow & Ice Expected In Florida's PanhandleSchools, courts and government offices throughout the western Panhandle plan to close because of the anticipated snow and ice.
First Death From Meningitis Outbreak Confirmed In FloridaState health officials have confirmed the first death in Florida related to the meningitis outbreak that has affected several U.S. states.