Florida-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing In New JerseyAn Orlando-bound United Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing at a New Jersey airport after the crew reported smelling smoke in the cockpit.
Battery Charge For Florida Man Accused Of Throwing Chihuahua In CageAuthorities have arrested a Florida man on a misdemeanor battery charge for allegedly throwing a chihuahua in a metal cage at his cousin during an argument.
Former Broward Sheriff Scott Israel Responds To Senate Removal, Criticisms Of PerformanceFormer Broward Sheriff Scott Israel maintains that Republican Governor Ron DeSantis and Republicans in the Florida Senate helped orchestrate his permanent removal from office during a vote last week.
Democrats: Trump Relocation Highlights Florida's 2020 SignificanceFlorida Democrats are crediting the Sunshine State’s significance in next year’s election for President Donald Trump’s decision to declare himself a full-time Florida man.
Florida, Federal Officials 'Relentlessly' Securing Election SystemsState and federal officials announced Friday they are “relentlessly” working together to protect election systems in Florida from on-going foreign interference.
Ranks Of Uninsured Children Increase In FloridaThe percentages of children lacking health insurance in Florida and nationwide are on the rise, reversing recent trends.
Florida Minimum Wage Proposal Tops Signature ThresholdBackers of a proposed constitutional amendment that would gradually increase Florida’s minimum wage to $15 an hour have topped the required number of valid petition signatures to get on the November 2020 ballot.
State Mum On Election System Patches After Cybersecurity Review CompletedA cybersecurity review has been completed of state and county elections systems following disclosures of Russian hacking during the 2016 elections.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis' Teacher Pay Plan Faces QuestionsGov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday continued his full-throated support of a plan to increase minimum teacher salaries in Florida to $47,500, but Senate President Bill Galvano cautioned it might be difficult to carry out.
CDC: Connection Drawn Between THC, Vaping Illnesses; 1 Death In Florida, 70 Reported CasesThe federal government on Monday acknowledged that THC products are “playing an important role” in the multistate outbreak of vaping-related illnesses and recommended that people not use vaping devices that contain THC.
Police: Scammers Swindle Florida City For Nearly $750,000Ocala police say scammers posing as a local construction company doing business with the city got an employee to change information that sent $742,376 to a fraudulent bank account.
Study: Miami Is USA's Third Most Dangerous City To Trick-Or-TreatA Massachusetts software company has found Miami to be the third most dangerous city in the US to go trick-or-treating this year behind Arlington, Texas, and Memphis, Tennesee.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Criticizes Minimum Wage ProposalGov. Ron DeSantis on Monday questioned a proposal to increase Florida’s minimum wage through the constitutional amendment process, warning about effects on the restaurant industry.
Migrant Children Go To Florida SheltersWhen the federal government suddenly emptied a South Florida detention center for migrant children in August, it was unclear exactly where more than 1,000 children had gone.
Florida Lottery Introduces New Holiday Luck Scratch Off GamesThe Florida Lottery is getting into the spirit of the holiday season with their new Holiday Luck scratch-off games.