Ex-Florida Prisons Chief Lands New Mexico JobFormer Florida Department of Corrections Secretary Julie Jones will take a similar post on the other side of the country, after being hired by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham to head New Mexico’s prison system.
Prosecutors: Children At New Mexico Compound Were Training For School ShootingsAt least one of the 11 children found during a raid on a rural New Mexico compound was trained to commit school shootings, prosecutors said.
Storied Philmont Boy Scout Ranch Cancels Hikes Due To WildfireBoy scouts across South Florida and the rest of the country are disappointed to learn that a wildfire has forced the storied Philmont Boy Scout Ranch to cancel its back-country hikes through July 14.
Shootout Leaves Officer & Suspect Killed In New MexicoA police officer who authorities say attempted to chase down a 38-year-old felon with three active arrest warrants was fatally shot by that suspect Friday after an exchange of gunfire in a southern New Mexico town.
7 Most Photogenic Cities In The USSeven exceptionally photogenic cities to consider visiting in America
5 US Destinations For A Winter HoneymoonFive recommendations in the U.S. for an unforgettable winter honeymoon
Florida Gets Chunk From UPS Settlement A multi-million dollar settlement has been reached with UPS in a lawsuit claiming bad delivery practices.
Survey: US Gas Prices Fall 27 Cents Per GallonNow is the time to fill up at the tank. The average price of regular gasoline nationwide is $2.20 – that’s a 27-cent drop per gallon over the last three weeks.
State Investigators: Hollywood Man Sold Sick Puppies NationwideThe Florida Department of Agriculture is accusing a Hollywood man of selling sick bulldog puppies to more than a dozen people nationwide in a scheme that the state says netted the man more than $20,000.
Report: Florida Sees Biggest Rise Of Residents In US IllegallyA report released Tuesday shows Florida saw the biggest increase in illegal immigrants.
More US Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday.
Lawmakers Seek To Roll Out A Red Carpet For FilmmakersBlockbuster proposals that would double and triple the pool of incentives for those who want to create both big- and small-screen magic in Florida now sit before lawmakers.
More Lenient Lice Policies May Bug Some ParentsMany will remember that, as a kid, when a classmate had lice—they had to go home and not return until the lice was gone. But some states are changing that policy—meaning students with lice can stay in school.
Lawmakers Wooing Space Companies Florida has played a major role in the United States’ space program for decades, but with private ventures ready to take people to space, other states are vying to attract space companies.
Five Things: FGCU First 15 Seed In Sweet 16 And Pac 12 Exceeds Its SeedsTo measure the unpredictability of this year’s NCAA Tournament, consider two items that didn’t make this column: Gonzaga, a 32-win team on a 15-game win streak, didn’t survive the first weekend, and Harvard, a 14 seed, won its first ever Tournament game.