Politics

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Judge Blocks New Law That Delays Abortions 1 Day

A Florida judge is blocking a new state law that requires women to wait 24 hours before getting an abortion.

06/30/2015

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100+ New Laws Go Into Effect July 1st

Beginning Wednesday, 130 new laws produced by the Legislature, and signed by Governor Rick Scott, will go into effect.

06/30/2015

Donald Trump (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

NBCUniversal Dumps Donald Trump

NBCUniversal, who has business and financial ties to Donald Trump, has decided to no longer work with the mogul and Republican presidential candidate over his “derogatory comments” aimed at Mexican immigrants.

06/29/2015

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush waves as he walks on stage to announce his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at Miami-Dade College - Kendall Campus on June 15 , 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Bush Recalls Removing Confederate Flag From Florida Capitol

Jeb Bush wants voters to remember he took down the Confederate flag from the Florida Capitol grounds in 2001 when he was governor.

06/29/2015

PELLA, IA - JUNE 17: Republican presidential candidate, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks to a crowd of supporters June 17, 2014 in Pella, Iowa. Bush spoke about his record as well as his notable family, and answered questions from the audience. (Photo by Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Bush: New Gun Limits Not Way To Prevent Shooting Tragedies

Republican presidential candidate @JebBush said he doesn’t think new gun control measures is the way to prevent mass killings.

06/27/2015

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Beer Growlers, Ticket Quotas, Abortion Waiting Period Among New Laws

The state’s record-setting budget goes into effect on Wednesday, along with 130 other new laws that were produced by the Legislature this year in the regular and special sessions and signed by Gov. Rick Scott.

06/26/2015

On Friday, Trump posted a picture of a letter on his Instagram. He says it's from Univision anchor Jorge Ramos who was requesting and interview with him. The letter is dated June 25th, 2015. CBSMiami.com has blurred out a cell phone number that was given in the letter.  (Source: Instagram)

Trump Takes To Social Media In Univision Feud

Businessman and presidential candidate Donald Trump took to social media Friday responding to what he says is a Univision anchor’s interview request, a day after the station dropped him over “insulting comments.”

06/26/2015

Michael Pizzi (Source: CBS4)

Exclusive: Mayor Pizzi Can’t Recall Whether He Hit Bar Before Hitting Tree

On the evening Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi crashed his car into a tree on N.W. 82nd Avenue, he ran from the scene, according to a 911 call obtained by CBS4 News.

06/25/2015

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Supreme Court Cracks Down On Errant Judges

The Florida Supreme Court is cracking down on errant judges, more than it has in the past.

06/25/2015

Source: CBS4

Diaz, Danticat Decry Deportations In Dominican Republic

Two authors, with roots in a divided Caribbean island, are urging protests against the deportations of migrants from the Dominican Republic.

06/25/2015

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