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Attorney John Morgan: 'Mad as hell'

Attorney John Morgan: 'Mad as hell'Attorney John Morgan, who doesn't mince words when it comes to defending Amendment 2, says in an email blast that he's "mad as hell" about the latest Vote No on 2 commercial.
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Local

New laws go into effect for Florida today

New laws go into effect for Florida todayNew laws taking effect in Florida crack down on sex offenders and increase penalties for school authority figures who take advantage of students sexually.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Money

Customers fight fees for FP&L standard meters

Customers fight fees for FP&L standard metersThousands of FP&L customers opting to keep their standard meters pay hundreds of dollars in extra fees.
  • Money
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Weird News

Naked woman in truck that slams school bus

Naked woman in truck that slams school busSeven students were taken to the hospital after a semi-truck smashed into the back of a school bus in Bradford County Monday afternoon.
  • Weird News
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
News

Michael Dunn takes the stand in loud music retrial

Michael Dunn takes the stand in loud music retrialThe defense is now presenting its case to the jury and on Tuesday morning, Dunn himself took the witness stand to testify.
  • News
  • 2 days ago
Florida

Delta IV Heavy rocket, capsule move closer to launch

Delta IV Heavy rocket, capsule move closer to launchA rocket and spacecraft this week are moving closer to launch of an important NASA test flight in December.
  • Florida
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Florida

Off-grid Florida woman fights on

Off-grid Florida woman fights onRobin Speronis keeps a quote from Victor Hugo close to her heart: 'No army can withstand the strength of an idea whose time has come.'
  • Florida
  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Florida

State expected to rest Monday in Dunn retrial

State expected to rest Monday in Dunn retrialProsecutors are expected to rest their case Monday against the Florida man accused of gunning down a local teenager over loud music.
  • Florida
  • 3 days ago
Florida

Police; 15 hurt in Miami nightclub shooting, some children

Police; 15 hurt in Miami nightclub shooting, some childrenA shooting sent terrified patrons scrambling from a Miami nightclub early Sunday and left 15 people wounded, including an 11-year-old child, authorities said.
  • Florida
  • 3 days ago
Politics

Charlie Crist launches 'kitchen table' tour

Charlie Crist launches 'kitchen table' tourFormer Gov. Charlie Crist is launching a 'kitchen table' tour in the final days of the governor's race.
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Florida

Caught on Camera: 7 rescued after boat capsizes near Sanibel Island

Caught on Camera: 7 rescued after boat capsizes near Sanibel IslandThree children, one 4-year-old, two 5-year-olds, and four adults had to be rescued from their boat when it flipped.
  • Florida
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Florida

PHOTOS: 7 rescued after boat capsizes near Sanibel Island

PHOTOS: 7 rescued after boat capsizes near Sanibel IslandThe U.S. Coast Guard, Lee County Sheriff's Office, The Lee County MERT Response team and Sanibel Fire Rescue helped to rescue seven people Saturday morning after their boat capsized.
  • Florida
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Florida

Michael Dunn retrial enters second day

Michael Dunn retrial enters second dayTestimony in the trial of Michael Dunn began shortly after noon Thursday, with each side offering vivid and impassioned opening statements.
  • Florida
  • 6 days ago
Politics

Group says medical marijuana could be dangerous for kids

Group says medical marijuana could be dangerous for kidsThe passage of medical marijuana is hazardous to children. That's the new message from a group against it becoming legal in Florida.
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
Florida

DNA IDs 2nd and 3rd set of Dozier School remains

DNA IDs 2nd and 3rd set of Dozier School remainsResearchers at the University of South Florida say they have successfully identified two more sets of skeletal remains from Florida's Dozier School for Boys.
  • Florida
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Politics

Extra fee on homeowners insurance coming to an end

Extra fee on homeowners insurance coming to an endCitizens Property insurance voted to cut a surcharge on homeowner's policies imposed back in 2007.
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Local

Atheists challenge Ocala officials on prayer vigil

Atheists challenge Ocala officials on prayer vigilThe complaints from Frances Porgal, organizer of local atheist groups, came after the Ocala Police Department's Facebook page posted a letter urging citizens to attend.
  • Local
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
News

Rescued turtle heading to new home in Calif.

Rescued turtle heading to new home in Calif.Final preparations were being made Wednesday for the 2,500-mile journey to The Living Coast Discovery Center near San Diego.
  • News
  • 1 week ago