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.
Gulf States Reach $18.7 B Settlement With BP Over Oil SpillOil company BP and five Gulf states, including Florida, announced an $18.7 billion settlement Thursday which resolves years of legal fighting over the environmental and economic damage done by the 2010 oil spill.
One Man Dies After Swimming To Shore When Boat Sinks In The Gulf A sinking boat prompted two men to swim to shore to save their lives.
Stone Crabs In Short Supply Some Parts Of The State Enjoy those stone crabs while you can because unlike South Florida, some parts of the state are suffering through a stone crab shortage.
Effects Of Proposed Oil Drilling Inch Closer To KeysNew oil drilling off Cuba’s waters means an oil spill may be just months away from the Florida Keys, according to the government's computer models.
2 Years Later: Sick Fish Found Near BP Oil Spill SiteTwo years after the massive BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, there is evidence that wildlife in the water are suffering possible long-term effects.
Offshore Oil Drilling "Not In Florida Waters," Lawmaker SaysWaters around South Florida will remain untouched by oil drills – at least this legislative season, said Senate President Mike Haridopolos.