The ban on adding new nursing-home beds is being lifted thanks to backing of state regulators. On Monday they approved the proposal for 2,600 beds in 25 counties.
A central Florida lawyer reportedly threatened sheriff’s deputies with a gun, knife and baseball bat
Four men are under arrest, accused of taking part in a crime spree that included a pawn shop robbery, a shoot out with police and the killing of a 72-year old woman and her daughter.
More than a dozen dogs were rescued from a dog fighting ring run out of a Bartow bar weeks after the alleged organizers had been arrested.
A man accused of stealing pricey Rolex watches has been arrested. Police in Hialeah arrested Pedro Enrique Cuellar Valdes, 27, during a traffic stop.
Dozens of dogs and hundreds of cats were confiscated in two separate cases of alleged animal cruelty in Florida.
A 10-year-old Tampa area girl is recovering from the Enterovirus, it’s the first confirmed case of the disease in the state of Florida, according to the Florida Department of Health.
Amazon has opened its second regional fulfillment center in Florida.
The Florida Panther may be finding new territory around the state.
University of South Florida researchers on Thursday announced they had identified the first set of remains exhumed from 55 unmarked graves at the Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys, a now-closed Panhandle reform school.