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Bright House to increase broadband speeds for free

Bright House to increase broadband speeds for freeCustomers of Bright House Networks can expect speedier broadband Internet speeds beginning in December — at no additional costs.
  • Florida
  • 2 days ago
NCAAF

Players back Gators coach Will Muschamp

Players back Gators coach Will MuschampUniversity of Florida football coach Will Muschamp realizes there's a lot of noise out there on talk radio, at booster clubs, even on the streets of Gainesville. His job is in danger in his fourth season leading the Gators, who are 3-3 going into Saturday's...
  • NCAAF
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Weather

Tropical wave in Atlantic could become cyclone

Tropical wave in Atlantic could become cycloneA tropical wave a couple hundred miles east-northeast of the northern Leeward Islands is gaining strength, and the National Hurricane Center now pegs the odds of a tropical cyclone emerging within the next five days at 30 percent.
  • Weather
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Politics

Florida House race draws millions in outside spending

Florida House race draws millions in outside spendingThe left-leaning organization Food Policy Action launched a $20,000 digital campaign ad last week blasting GOP Rep. Steve Southerland for voting to cut federal food aid last year.
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Investigations

City rethinks red light cameras as revenue drops

City rethinks red light cameras as revenue dropsNew Port Richey rethinking red light camera program after yellow lights extended and revenue dropped.
  • Investigations
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Florida

POLL: Scott up 1 on Crist, but race a dead heat

POLL: Scott up 1 on Crist, but race a dead heatWith one week to go, neither Republican Gov. Rick Scott or Democratic challenger Charlie Crist can create any separation in the razor-tight race, a fresh poll released today confirms.
  • Florida
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Florida

8-year-old boy has been found

8-year-old boy has been foundA Florida missing child alert has been issued for Peyton Blodgett, a white male, 8-years-old, 4 feet tall, weighing 40 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes; last seen in the area of the 6800 block of State Road 121 in Macclenny, Florida, wearing white and a blue...
  • Florida
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
College Sports

FSU player a suspect in domestic battery case

FSU player a suspect in domestic battery caseFlorida State University running back Karlos Williams is the suspect in a domestic battery case currently under investigation by the Tallahassee Police Department.
  • College Sports
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Florida

Hazing trial starts for 1 FAMU band member

Hazing trial starts for 1 FAMU band memberA judge has postponed the cases of three of the four remaining defendants facing charges in the death of a Florida A&M drum major.
  • Florida
  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
Money

La. bank to acquire more Florida locations

La. bank to acquire more Florida locationsTwelve of its locations are in the Orlando area and two are in Citrus County, about 70 miles north of Tampa.
  • Money
  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
Health

Digging deeper into new Florida Ebola rules

Digging deeper into new Florida Ebola rulesWe're digging deeper into Florida's new Ebola monitoring rules for anyone who travels to Florida from an Ebola hot zone in West Africa.
  • Health
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Florida

It's strawberry season in Florida again

It's strawberry season in Florida againTowns across Florida have begun harvesting their first strawberry crops of the season.
  • Florida
  • 4 days ago
Florida

Citrus season forecast favorably in Florida

Citrus season forecast favorably in FloridaThe 2014-15 Florida citrus season could be a good one for both growers and orange juice drinkers.
  • Florida
  • 4 days ago
Florida

Bill Clinton and Charlie Crist encourage early voting

Bill Clinton and Charlie Crist encourage early votingPresident Bill Clinton was in Tampa - stumping for former Governor Charlie Crist as he fights to become Governor against incumbent Rick Scott.
  • Florida
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
Florida

Clinton stomps for Crist, Christie for Scott

Clinton stomps for Crist, Christie for ScottFormer President Bill Clinton is back in Florida, stumping once more for former Gov. Charlie Crist as he seeks to recapture his old post.
  • Florida
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Florida

Monster gator named 'Lumpy' caught in Florida

Monster gator named 'Lumpy' caught in Florida13 foot, 4 inches. 765 pounds. All caught on camera.
  • Florida
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Local

Gay marriage won't go direct to Fla. Supreme Court

Gay marriage won't go direct to Fla. Supreme CourtThe 3rd District Court of Appeals on Friday indicated in a brief sentence that it will continue to consider Bondi's appeal against overturning Florida's gay marriage ban.
  • Local
  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
Local

2 DCF managers reassigned after Bell massacre

2 DCF managers reassigned after Bell massacreThe Gainesville Sun reports Amy Butler, a former regional manager, and Cynthia Speed, a former investigator supervisor, took new jobs with 50-percent less pay.
  • Local
  • 4 days, 22 hours ago