Florida Governor Rick Scott set dates for a special election to replace the late U.S. Rep. Bill Young who died earlier this month.
Internet retail giant Amazon is officially coming to Florida. Amazon.com confirmed Tuesday that it will build distribution centers in Hillsborough County and in Lakeland, with the expectation of creating more than 1,000 full-time jobs. However, it means Floridians will now have to pay sales tax on their Amazon purchases.
Construction crews got to work Sunday razing a Tampa-area home over a huge sinkhole less than 24 hours after the search for one of the men who lived in the home, and was swallowed up the earth, was called off.
A sinkhole that swallowed a Tampa-area man while he slept continues to grow.
A Tampa area woman will spend 20 years in prison for firing a warning shot at her husband who she felt was threatening her.
A Tampa man is in critical condition after he was shot sheriff’s deputies who went to his home Saturday evening to check out a report of a domestic disturbance.