President Biden Taps Former Florida Congresswoman Gwen Graham For Education PostPresident Joe Biden announced Friday that he plans to nominate former Florida Congresswoman Gwen Graham to serve as an assistant secretary in the U.S. Department of Education.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Doesn't Believe Unemployment Benefit Increase Is NeededGov. Ron DeSantis said Friday he opposes raising Florida's unemployment benefits, which are some of the nation's lowest, because he's more focused instead on getting people back to work.
SpaceX Crew Arrives At Cape Canaveral Ahead Of Thursday's Earth Day LaunchSpaceX’s most international crew of astronauts yet arrived at their launch site Friday in Cape Canaveral, after getting the go-ahead from NASA, for next week's planned launch.
'Truck Drivers Are On Frontlines Of Human Trafficking': Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody Enlists More Highway HeroesThe Attorney General of Florida has announced the expansion of a program to curb human trafficking, including help from behind the wheel of big rigs.
SEE IT: SUV Drives Through Traffic Arms, Jumps Rising Florida DrawbridgeSurveillance video shows a driver crashing through two traffic arms and jumping a rising drawbridge in Daytona Beach.
Florida Senate Pushes For Higher Jobless BenefitsAn effort to increase Florida’s much-criticized unemployment benefits, boosting the amounts and lengths of payments, continued to advance Thursday in the state Senate.
Skunk Ape Headquarters Swamp Rally Brings Attention To Elusive, Mysterious CreatureBigfoot. Sasquatch. Yeti. The names are different all over the world, but in Florida, Sasquatch is known as the Skunk Ape. It is elusive, it is mysterious, and Florida’s Skunk Ape headquarters is holding a celebration in honor of the mystifying creature.
Florida Jobless Claims Inch UpUnemployment claims in Florida increased slightly last week, with an estimated 16,170 new applications submitted, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.
'We Can't Take This Anymore': 7-Year-Old Florida Boy Shot, Killed While SleepingPolice in Palm Beach County are searching for the person who shot into an apartment and killed a 7-year-old boy who was sleeping inside.
The Turtle Hospital Celebrates Earth Day, And Saving Turtles, Every Day Of The YearEarth Day is a year-round mission for the Turtle Hospital in Marathon, dedicated to raising awareness about the human-caused dangers sea turtles face.
Florida's Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried Makes South Florida Stops, Talks About Possible Run For GovernorNikki Fried, Florida's Agricultural Commissioner, made several stops in South Florida Wednesday.
Survey: Florida Ranks 6th On List Of Best States In The U.S.A new survey ranking best and worst states in the country puts Florida towards the top of the list.
Sens. Rubio, Scott Say It’s Too Soon To Weigh In On Gaetz's FutureFlorida's two Republican senators are steering clear of voicing support for Rep. Matt Gaetz, branding sex trafficking accusations against him serious but calling it premature to say what should happen to their fellow Floridian and GOP lawmaker.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, GOP Pile Up Political CashWith a $5.14 million haul in March, Gov. Ron DeSantis’ political committee raised more than $9 million in the first three months of 2021 as he prepares to run for re-election.
Gambling Bills Start Moving Amid TalksMurmurs, and at times shouts, of a renewed gambling deal between the state and the Seminole Tribe of Florida have bubbled during legislative sessions stretching back nearly a decade.