Florida Jobless Claims Remain SteadyFlorida continues to see relatively little change in new unemployment claims, with the U.S. Department of Labor estimating Thursday that the state had 6,845 initial claims during the week that ended Sept. 18.
Florida Revised COVID-19 School Rule Short Circuits Legal Challenge By Five School DistrictsThe new emergency rule says that opting out of mask requirements is “at the parent or legal guardian’s sole discretion.”
Texas-Style Abortion Bill Filed In FloridaRepublican State Rep. Webster Barnaby filed a proposal Wednesday that aims to follow Texas’ lead in blocking physicians from performing abortions if there is a “detectable fetal heartbeat.”
FHP Searching For Men Accused Of Carjacking Good SamaritansTwo men who were involved in a crash on Interstate 75 are accused of carjacking the good Samaritans who stopped to help them, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
US Dept. Of Health: Number Of COVID-19 Hospitalizations In Florida Continue To Decline The number of people hospitalized in Florida with COVID-19 continued to decrease Wednesday, getting closer to 8,000, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Florida Joins Fight Against Partnership Between American Airlines & JetBlueFlorida Attorney General Ashley Moody has joined the U.S. Department of Justice and other states in an antitrust lawsuit that seeks to block a partnership between American Airlines and JetBlue.
Man Who Suffered Severe Burns Reunites With Staff Who Helped Save His Life At Kendall Regional Medical CenterA Bulgarian man who was flown to Kendall Regional Medical Center suffering from 3rd and 4th-degree burns to over 90 percent of his body returned to the hospital Wednesday to reunite with medical personnel who helped save his life.
On Responsible Gaming Education Week, Lottery Officials Want You To Play ResponsiblyThis is responsible gaming education week and the Florida lottery is joining with several organizations to mark the occasion.
Miami Gardens Shooting Under InvestigationMiami Gardens police are investigating a shooting on Wednesday afternoon.
$432M Mega Millions Ticket Sold In Manhattan As Powerball Jackpot Reaches $490MSomeone in New York woke up as a multimillionaire Wednesday after hitting the Mega Millions jackpot.
FBI Seeks Public's Help In Finding Gabby Petito's Fiancé Brian LaundrieThe FBI has asked for the public's help in finding Brian Laundrie, the fiancé of Gabrielle "Gabby" Petito, who authorities said was killed while on a cross country trip with him.
Out Of Work? These Places Are HiringThe coronavirus pandemic forced many businesses to close their doors and turn away customers and employees, but as many of those businesses and restaurants reopen, they are looking for employees to fill available positions as they keep up with increased demand for their goods and services.
Former US Navy Commander, Rep. Paul Renner To Take Reins As Florida House SpeakerRep. Paul Renner formally became the next speaker of the Florida House on Tuesday, as the Palm Coast Republican prepares to move into one of the most-powerful positions in the state after the 2022 elections.
Citizens Insurance Could Top 1 Million PoliciesCitizens Property Insurance Corp. could top 1 million policies in 2022, as problems in the private market continue to drive customers to the state-backed insurer, officials said Tuesday.
Florida Firefighter Hit By Truck While Responding To A CrashA firefighter was hit by a truck while attempting to help victims of a car crash.