Florida is taking part in a multi-state a lawsuit against oil company BP, trying to hold them accountable for the damage to the state’s natural resources caused by the 2010 oil spill.
College students on a budget may still find discount travel packages to spring break destinations like South Padre Island, Daytona Beach and Panama City.
The new pro soccer franchise in Orlando and Daytona International Speedway would be put on the same playing field with teams from other major leagues when seeking state sales-tax dollars, under a measure advanced Monday in the House.
The former chairman of the Florida Democratic Party Charlie Whitehead died overnight.
Spread among projects in Florida, Governor Rick Scott said the state will hand out more than $2 million in grants to aid military installations.
Law enforcement officials found out Monday two convicted killers mistakenly released from a panhandle prison had a cellphone behind bars which may have helped them plan their escape.
Despite two escaped murderers released through forged documents being found and back in custody, the head of the state’s law enforcement agency said additional steps are being put in place to prevent a similar incident from happening again.
One of the two winners of the “Fantasy 5″ is from Margate, lottery officials said Saturday.
The Florida Keys mole skink, Panama City crayfish and the Suwannee moccasin shell mussel are just three of the nine species the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is considering for protection under the Endangered Species Act.
A go-fast boat carrying $242 million dollars worth of cocaine was heading was being intercepted in the open waters off Panama, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said Tuesday.