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Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitution in Florida - WEEI

Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitution in Florida  WEEI

Patriots owner Robert Kraft has been charged with soliciting another to commit prostitution in South Florida.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 5:01 pm


Florida bank massacre suspect enters not guilty plea - WGEM

Florida bank massacre suspect enters not guilty plea  WGEM

SEBRING, Fla. (AP) — A man arrested in the fatal shootings of five women at a Florida bank last month has entered a plea of not guilty. Zephen Xaver filed.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:55 pm


New Florida survey shows strong support for private school choice - Tampa Bay Times

New Florida survey shows strong support for private school choice  Tampa Bay Times

With legislative proposals emerging to expand school choice for Floridians, a new survey released Friday indicates that such a push is exactly what many of the ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:46 pm


Dozens Arrested in Massive Sex Trafficking Busts in Florida - NBC 6 South Florida

Dozens Arrested in Massive Sex Trafficking Busts in Florida  NBC 6 South Florida

A massive sex trafficking bust spanning multiple Florida cities resulted in nearly 50 arrests and 175 warrants being issued, authorities said.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:34 pm


Florida's been United States of American for 200 years - Orlando Sentinel

Florida's been United States of American for 200 years  Orlando Sentinel

Florida is 200 United States of American years old, sort of.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:00 pm


Sunburn — The morning read of what's hot in Florida politics — 2.22.19 - Florida Politics

Sunburn — The morning read of what's hot in Florida politics — 2.22.19  Florida Politics

The blood-letting and talent-shedding in the news world continued this week with a report that over 200 employees of the McClatchy chain “had accepted buyout ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:45 pm


Florida firefighters buy an elderly woman a microwave - CNN

Florida firefighters buy an elderly woman a microwave  CNN

A firefighter crew warmed up an elderly woman's meals -- and our hearts.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:44 pm


Cold case detectives charge Florida man with murder in wife’s 1979 disappearance in Wisconsin - Fox News

Cold case detectives charge Florida man with murder in wife’s 1979 disappearance in Wisconsin  Fox News

Wisconsin cold case detectives alleged this week that a mother of two who disappeared 40 years ago was murdered by her husband.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:24 pm


New-look Florida State opening season at home for first time in program history - Tallahassee.com

New-look Florida State opening season at home for first time in program history  Tallahassee.com

The Seminoles open their 2019 season with the first of three home tournaments on this year's schedule.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:24 pm


A lunar lander launches from Florida for the first time since Apollo 17 - Ars Technica

A lunar lander launches from Florida for the first time since Apollo 17  Ars Technica

Perhaps there is a lesson in Thursday night's launch from Florida.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 2:57 pm


They're court-appointed to protect the elderly, but who's policing Florida guardians? - Fox 4

They're court-appointed to protect the elderly, but who's policing Florida guardians?  Fox 4

Professional guardians have become a booming industry in Florida, but in the business of guardianship we've discovered requirements are few, rewards are ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:56 pm


Florida 'tag man' accused of selling fake license plates, insurance cards - FOX13 Memphis

Florida 'tag man' accused of selling fake license plates, insurance cards  FOX13 Memphis

A man nicknamed the “Tag Man” has been tagged by police in South Florida.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:42 pm


Bernie Sanders Isn't Pro-Coup Enough for Florida Democrats - Splinter

Bernie Sanders Isn't Pro-Coup Enough for Florida Democrats  Splinter

Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro is a dangerous dictator who needs to be ousted from power immediately! All good and honest politicians in America, left ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:38 pm


20 airmen begin march of 830 miles to Florida in honor of fallen service members - KSAT 12

20 airmen begin march of 830 miles to Florida in honor of fallen service members  KSAT 12

20 special tactics airmen Friday grabbed their rucksacks and began a march of 830 miles from Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland to Hulburt Field, Florida, ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:20 pm


DeSantis Names Environmentalists To South Florida Water Board - WLRN

DeSantis Names Environmentalists To South Florida Water Board  WLRN

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday named four appointees to the nine-member South Florida Water Management District Governing Board, after he called last ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:21 pm


Meerkats, dholes and flying foxes added to Florida's prohibited list - WTSP.com

Meerkats, dholes and flying foxes added to Florida's prohibited list  WTSP.com

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission met this week and found several invasive species present a high level of risk to the state. These animals ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 10:51 am


Free drop: Alligator 'catches' Florida golfer's errant tee shot - Dayton Daily News

Free drop: Alligator 'catches' Florida golfer's errant tee shot  Dayton Daily News

Alligators on Florida golf courses are not unusual, but reptiles helping players avoid a penalty str...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 10:44 am


Florida’s herpes-carrying monkey population is booming - FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

Florida’s herpes-carrying monkey population is booming  FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

The population of non-native rhesus macaque monkeys, some of which carry Herpes B is growing out of control, according to researchers at the University of ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 10:25 am


Florida Church Offers Dog-Friendly Service - NPR

Florida Church Offers Dog-Friendly Service  NPR

A church in Plantation, Fla., has a way to boost the number of members. It holds a dog-friendly *service* Saturdays.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 10:18 am


Bonnet House management seized by Florida Trust for Historic Preservation - Sun Sentinel

Bonnet House management seized by Florida Trust for Historic Preservation  Sun Sentinel

The Florida Trust for Historic Preservation is taking over management of the historic Bonnet House, ousting the nonprofit that has operated the beachfront estate ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 9:00 am


Florida’s road woes continue at LSU - The Independent Florida Alligator

Florida’s road woes continue at LSU  The Independent Florida Alligator

It was like watching a movie you've seen a thousand times before.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 7:16 am


Huge Florida sex trafficking sting results in nearly 50 arrests and 200 warrants, with more still coming - KAIT

Huge Florida sex trafficking sting results in nearly 50 arrests and 200 warrants, with more still coming  KAIT

Investigators said the sex trafficking ring operated out of at least three spas in Central Florida, with at least two more suspected of being involved.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 5:19 am


Aifuwa Has Career Night, LSU Knocks Off Florida, 69-51 - LSUSports.net

Aifuwa Has Career Night, LSU Knocks Off Florida, 69-51  LSUSports.net

LSU head coach Nikki Fargas has said that Ayana Mitchell and Faustine Aifuwa were a force to be reckoned with. On Thursday night, they were just that.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:04 am


Haley Moss may be the first autistic lawyer in Florida - USA TODAY

Haley Moss may be the first autistic lawyer in Florida  USA TODAY

Haley Moss was diagnosed at age 3. Now she may be the first lawyer living openly with autism in Florida. She works at Miami firm Zumpano Patricios.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 2:20 am


Florida Student Arrested for Disturbance After he Refused to Participate in the Pledge of Allegiance - WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Florida Student Arrested for Disturbance After he Refused to Participate in the Pledge of Allegiance  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

A Florida school district said that a student who refused to take part in the Pledge of Allegiance was arrested for becoming disruptive, not for refusing to ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:47 am


Florida mayor arrested after deputies shot at during raid on his home - NBC News

Florida mayor arrested after deputies shot at during raid on his home  NBC News

Dale Glen Massad, the mayor of Port Richey, Florida, who is accused of practicing medicine without a license, was arrested after SWAT deputies raiding his ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:35 am


Issues persist with Florida's medical marijuana rollout - WJXT News4JAX

Issues persist with Florida's medical marijuana rollout  WJXT News4JAX

It's been nearly two year's since state lawmakers passed the law implementing medical marijuana, but significant concerns remain over a lack of research, ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:51 pm


Florida bill would allow buses to equip cameras to catch drivers who pass by illegally - WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

Florida bill would allow buses to equip cameras to catch drivers who pass by illegally  WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. (WSVN) - Drivers who illegally pass stopped school buses may find that they will have a harder time avoiding getting caught if a Florida bill ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 10:50 pm


Israel's first lunar lander launched into space from Florida - Reuters

Israel's first lunar lander launched into space from Florida  Reuters

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Florida on Thursday night carrying Israel's first lunar lander on a mission that if ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:59 pm


Roger Stone Admits Extensive Ties to Extremist Group Florida Proud Boys in Court - Miami New Times

Roger Stone Admits Extensive Ties to Extremist Group Florida Proud Boys in Court  Miami New Times

Roger Stone today is sitting in a D.C. federal court begging a judge not to crack down on him for being, well, Roger Stone. The Fort Lauderdale resident was ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:55 pm


University of Florida investigates use of funds for building projects - Gainesville Sun

University of Florida investigates use of funds for building projects  Gainesville Sun

Whistleblower claims money improperly diverted from housing fund for rec building, Greek house parking lot. As the president of the University of Central Florida ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:47 pm


House, Senate move closer to ending Florida's ban on smokable medical marijuana - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

House, Senate move closer to ending Florida's ban on smokable medical marijuana  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Florida legislators are ready to vote on measures that would allow patients to smoke medical marijuana, boosting chances of approval before a mid-March ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:42 pm


Florida pet detective has a gift for finding lost animals - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Florida pet detective has a gift for finding lost animals  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

When it comes to finding lost pets, Jamie Katz is what you might call an ace. She's a licensed pet detective, but her job is not exactly what Hollywood and Jim ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:35 pm


Record 126.1 million tourists for Florida in 2018 - WFLA

Record 126.1 million tourists for Florida in 2018  WFLA

Florida tourism officials say a record number of visitors came to the state last year.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:33 pm


Florida State hires Houston offensive line coach Randy Clements - Tallahassee.com

Florida State hires Houston offensive line coach Randy Clements  Tallahassee.com

Florida State officially hired Houston offensive line coach and run game coordinator Randy Clements as its new offensive line coach Thursday afternoon. “Randy ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:31 pm


Disney World Is Offering Huge Discounts to Florida Residents — Here’s How to Save - Travel+Leisure

Disney World Is Offering Huge Discounts to Florida Residents — Here’s How to Save  Travel+Leisure

There's officially one more reason why living close to Disney World makes you the luckiest person on earth. According to the Disney website, Florida residents ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:00 pm


The best dive bars in South Florida | Map of your picks - Sun Sentinel

The best dive bars in South Florida | Map of your picks  Sun Sentinel

We asked readers for their favorite dive bars, and we learned South Florida loves a good hole-in-the-wall.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:55 pm


Florida human trafficking: Illicit sex spa income funds property in Martin County, records show - TCPalm

Florida human trafficking: Illicit sex spa income funds property in Martin County, records show  TCPalm

MARTIN COUNTY — Records related to the arrests of two women in connection with spas that investigators named in a human trafficking and paid-sex case ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:54 pm


Tennessee basketball: Vols unlucky with LSU losing to Florida - FanSided

Tennessee basketball: Vols unlucky with LSU losing to Florida  FanSided

The Tennessee basketball team travels to Baton Rouge on Saturday to take on another top-15 team in LSU. This will mark the second Saturday in a row.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:46 pm


Federal prosecutors broke law in Jeffrey Epstein case, judge rules - Miami Herald

Federal prosecutors broke law in Jeffrey Epstein case, judge rules  Miami Herald

A judge ruled that federal prosecutors, including U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, then the Miami U.S. Attorney, broke the law when they signed a plea ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 7:51 pm


How early enrollees fit in on Florida’s depth charts - Gatorsports.com

How early enrollees fit in on Florida’s depth charts  Gatorsports.com

Florida's cornerback situation could have turned into something much different last season if not for one thing: Trey Dean's decision to enroll early the previous ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 7:40 pm


Michigan official dressed as Mickey Mouse critical of Florida junket for county employees - Detroit Free Press

Michigan official dressed as Mickey Mouse critical of Florida junket for county employees  Detroit Free Press

FLINT, Mich.— A county official in Michigan dressed as Mickey Mouse to help draw attention to what he describes as wasteful spending on a Florida trip for ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 7:31 pm


University of Central Florida accepts president Dale Whittaker’s resignation - Tampa Bay Times

University of Central Florida accepts president Dale Whittaker’s resignation  Tampa Bay Times

The action comes after the president offered to step down in the wake of a spending scandal.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 7:23 pm


Florida man arrested with cocaine-stuffed Lunchables - The Takeout

Florida man arrested with cocaine-stuffed Lunchables  The Takeout

Go ahead and add this one to the Florida Man files: two Florida Men were arrested in Ohio in possession of $84000 worth of cocaine, stowed safely inside a ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 6:52 pm


Human trafficking in Florida massage parlors: What happened in Vero Beach and Sebastian? - TCPalm

Human trafficking in Florida massage parlors: What happened in Vero Beach and Sebastian?  TCPalm

VERO BEACH — A six-month investigation revealed human traffickers were luring vulnerable girls to massage parlors in Indian River County, where they were ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 5:57 pm


Florida man battles snail invasion - WWLP.com

Florida man battles snail invasion  WWLP.com

Dozens of snails were discovered outside a home in Lee County, Florida.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 5:34 pm


Huge snake mauled by alligator in Florida, shocking video shows - Fox News

Huge snake mauled by alligator in Florida, shocking video shows  Fox News

A giant python in the Florida Everglades met its demise earlier this week when an alligator decided to make the serpent its next meal.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 4:21 pm


Former five-star WR George Campbell announces transfer from Florida State to Penn State - CBS Sports

Former five-star WR George Campbell announces transfer from Florida State to Penn State  CBS Sports

Penn State coach James Franklin got big news on Wednesday when former Florida State wide receiver George Campbell announced on Instagram that he will ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 4:11 pm


Florida DB Wants Ole Miss Offer, Willing To Travel For It - 247Sports

Florida DB Wants Ole Miss Offer, Willing To Travel For It  247Sports

Daryl Porter wants an Ole Miss offer. So much, so, he tells the Ole Miss Spirit he plans to make the almost 1,000-mile trip to Oxford to get it. He plans to be on the ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 4:03 pm


Florida bill would ban sunscreens with oxybenzone and octinoxate, like Hawaii and Key West - TCPalm

Florida bill would ban sunscreens with oxybenzone and octinoxate, like Hawaii and Key West  TCPalm

Will Florida follow Hawaii and Key West, which banned sunscreens containing oxybenzone and octinoxate because studies show they kill coral reefs.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 3:31 pm


Florida Bill Could Force Public Teacher Pay Raises to Go to Charter Schools, Union Warns - Miami New Times

Florida Bill Could Force Public Teacher Pay Raises to Go to Charter Schools, Union Warns  Miami New Times

In 2018, Miami-Dade County residents passed a ballot initiative that gave a $232 million pay raise to public schoolteachers. That seemed logical since Florida ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 1:28 pm


Venezuelan expats in Florida back Trump's anti-socialism rhetoric, slam 'ignorant' AOC, Dems - Fox News

Venezuelan expats in Florida back Trump's anti-socialism rhetoric, slam 'ignorant' AOC, Dems  Fox News

DORAL, FLA. - Rosa Viller was living a nightmare in Venezuela. She loved her country but she couldn't take her kids Sharon and Alejandro to the park. In fact ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 1:27 pm


Florida State football, recruiting news: Wide receiver coach Ron Dugans goes one-on-one - Tomahawk Nation

Florida State football, recruiting news: Wide receiver coach Ron Dugans goes one-on-one  Tomahawk Nation

Miami Northwestern wide receiver Marcus Fleming, who committed to Miami largely as a result of Ron Dugans' recruiting efforts, is set to visit Florida State.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:00 am


Florida aims to torpedo Milwaukee 2020 convention bid - POLITICO

Florida aims to torpedo Milwaukee 2020 convention bid  POLITICO

Miami is mounting a furious lobbying blitz to win over Dems.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 10:00 am


DB Pouncey details recent Florida offer - 247Sports

DB Pouncey details recent Florida offer  247Sports

The last several months have been productive for the recruitment of Winter Park (Fla.) three-star athlete Ethan Pouncey, with... ">247Sports. CBS Sports Digital ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 2:12 am


Florida back in fight to block oil drilling in Everglades - Sun Sentinel

Florida back in fight to block oil drilling in Everglades  Sun Sentinel

A plan for oil drilling in the Everglades ran into a major obstacle Wednesday, when the state of Florida went to court to stop it and promised to assist local ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 1:15 am


Florida Democrats Reveal Political Strategy On New Gun Laws - WUFT

Florida Democrats Reveal Political Strategy On New Gun Laws  WUFT

The political strategy for Democrats hoping to rewrite Florida gun laws is emerging in Tallahassee, as lawmakers introduce more than a dozen new bills to see ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 12:33 am


Supreme Court property seizure ruling may hit Florida police - Miami Herald

Supreme Court property seizure ruling may hit Florida police  Miami Herald

A unanimous U.S. Supreme Court ruling has police chiefs and sheriffs across Florida asking their lawyers whether they need to change how they seize people's ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 12:21 am


Florida inmate says prison sold him $569 of music, then took it away - Ars Technica

Florida inmate says prison sold him $569 of music, then took it away  Ars Technica

Florida inmate William Demler says that since 2012, he has spent $569.50 on digital music via a proprietary digital music *service* sponsored by the Florida ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 10:48 pm


Orlando Apollos will start practicing in Georgia because of Florida workers' compensation laws - Orlando Sentinel

Orlando Apollos will start practicing in Georgia because of Florida workers' compensation laws  Orlando Sentinel

The team will be housed in a Jacksonville hotel for a little more than a month while busing 30 minutes over the border to practice at a school in Georgia.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 10:00 pm


Remains found of Florida teen who may have witnessed 2017 slaying - NBC News

Remains found of Florida teen who may have witnessed 2017 slaying  NBC News

The remains of Jabez Spann were found over the weekend in Manatee County, about 23 miles from where he vanished from in Sarasota, Florida.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 9:33 pm


Philip McDaniel: Let Florida's craft distillers compete with other states' - Florida Politics

Philip McDaniel: Let Florida's craft distillers compete with other states'  Florida Politics

“Allow us to sell and ship spirits directly to consumers after they visit our distilleries.” Share this: Facebook · Twitter · Print · Email. By. Guest Author. on. February ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 8:48 pm


How to watch SpaceX's high-profile Falcon 9 rocket launch from Florida and booster landing - Florida Today

How to watch SpaceX's high-profile Falcon 9 rocket launch from Florida and booster landing  Florida Today

After a two-month hiatus, the Space Coast is set to see smoke and fire again Thursday when a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket rumbles off the pad at Cape Canaveral.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 7:03 pm


Human trafficking in Florida massage parlors: What we know about arrests on Treasure Coast - TCPalm

Human trafficking in Florida massage parlors: What we know about arrests on Treasure Coast  TCPalm

Prostitution arrests began on the Treasure Coast after a statewide investigation into an international human trafficking ring.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 4:37 pm


2019 Florida Bluegrass Classic pre-show festivities - Bluegrass Today

2019 Florida Bluegrass Classic pre-show festivities  Bluegrass Today

Early arrivals at the Florida Bluegrass Classic were treated to a spirited evening of square dancing and music. Promoter Ernie Evans led the band.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 3:16 pm


Florida ranked 2nd most sinful state in US - WPLG Local 10

Florida ranked 2nd most sinful state in US  WPLG Local 10

MIAMI - Oh, Florida... you little devil, you! In what will come as an absolute shock to literally no one, Florida is ranked the second-most sinful state in all of ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 3:07 pm


AAA: Florida a fine dining mecca of Four and Five Diamond restaurants - Sun Sentinel

AAA: Florida a fine dining mecca of Four and Five Diamond restaurants  Sun Sentinel

Florida is a fine-dining mecca, ranking high among states with the most top-rated restaurants, according to AAA. The Auto Club Group released its 2019 Five ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 3:00 pm


Work-release inmates rescue Florida baby locked inside SUV, dramatic video shows - Fox News

Work-release inmates rescue Florida baby locked inside SUV, dramatic video shows  Fox News

A group of work-release inmates helped a Florida couple after they accidentally locked their baby inside their SUV on Thursday.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 2:59 pm


Florida close to banning the dumping of blood at beaches to lure sharks - Fox News

Florida close to banning the dumping of blood at beaches to lure sharks  Fox News

Florida is expected later this month to approve a statewide ban on a common practice used by fishermen of dumping of bloody fish guts off its iconic beaches to ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 11:11 am


Decrying socialism, Trump looks to solidify crucial Latino support in Florida - CBS News

Decrying socialism, Trump looks to solidify crucial Latino support in Florida  CBS News

Both the president and his eventual 2020 Democratic challenger will be wooing Florida's growing Latin American diaspora.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 5:12 am


Florida trying to flip Miami commit - 247Sports

Florida trying to flip Miami commit  247Sports

Miami (Fla.) Southwest 2021 defensive tackle Savion Collins has been committed to the hometown Miami Hurricanes since September. However,... ">247Sports.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 10:45 pm


Kroger is coming to Florida with Ocado warehouses - Tampa Bay - Tampa Bay Business Journal

Kroger is coming to Florida with Ocado warehouses - Tampa Bay  Tampa Bay Business Journal

Watch out, Publix: Kroger wants to provide Central Florida customers with "anything, anytime and anywhere."

Published on 19 February 2019 | 10:13 pm


DeSantis formally asks Trump to base Space Command in Florida | TheHill - The Hill

DeSantis formally asks Trump to base Space Command in Florida | TheHill  The Hill

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) sent a letter to President Trump Tuesday requesting that the United States Space Command be headquartered in Florida.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 9:36 pm


Florida man carrying huge rattlesnake stopped by police after scared locals issue complaints - Fox News

Florida man carrying huge rattlesnake stopped by police after scared locals issue complaints  Fox News

A Florida community was rattled on Monday after spotting a homeless man traveling around downtown Jacksonville Beach with a large venomous snake in his ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 9:19 pm


Miami (Florida) vs. Miami (Ohio): ‘Confusion Bowl’ history - SB Nation

Miami (Florida) vs. Miami (Ohio): ‘Confusion Bowl’ history  SB Nation

In 2023, Miami will play Miami in Coral Gables. No, I'm not talking about a spring football scrimmage or anything like that — the Miami (Florida) Hurricanes and ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 8:34 pm


Dismantling Common Core: Another tempest in teapot for abused Florida schools | Commentary - Orlando Sentinel

Dismantling Common Core: Another tempest in teapot for abused Florida schools | Commentary  Orlando Sentinel

Common Core hysteria: Another way for Florida politicians to dump on public schools.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 8:15 pm


Florida Student, 11, Arrested After Dispute Over His Refusal to Say Pledge of Allegiance - The New York Times

Florida Student, 11, Arrested After Dispute Over His Refusal to Say Pledge of Allegiance  The New York Times

A sixth-grade student in Lakeland, Fla., who had refused to participate in the Pledge of Allegiance throughout the school year, was arrested this month after he ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 7:16 pm


What to watch for as No. 13 LSU hosts Florida - NOLA.com

What to watch for as No. 13 LSU hosts Florida  NOLA.com

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Published on 19 February 2019 | 3:44 pm


Rodent issues, objectionable odor found in South Florida Papa John's - WPLG Local 10

Rodent issues, objectionable odor found in South Florida Papa John's  WPLG Local 10

Rodent issues and an objectionable odor were found inside a Papa John's restaurant in Plantation last week, according to an inspection report.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 3:04 pm


Florida health agency challenges ruling on medical marijuana dispensaries - Orlando Sentinel

Florida health agency challenges ruling on medical marijuana dispensaries  Orlando Sentinel

The Florida Department of Health has appealed a circuit judge's ruling that struck down a limit on the number of dispensaries that marijuana businesses can ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 11:50 am


Are Democrats doomed to lose Florida? Start work now to avoid national heartbreak in 2020. - USA TODAY

Are Democrats doomed to lose Florida? Start work now to avoid national heartbreak in 2020.  USA TODAY

Democrats keep coming up painfully short in what is theoretically the nation's top swing state. Too much is at stake in 2020 to let it happen again.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 11:00 am


Trump, in Miami, Attacks Maduro, and Some See Bid for Florida Votes - The New York Times

Trump, in Miami, Attacks Maduro, and Some See Bid for Florida Votes  The New York Times

President Trump went to Miami not only to warn Nicolás Maduro that his days as Venezuela's leader were numbered, but also to court a key bloc of voters ahead ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 1:23 am


ACC Crystal Ball Selection for south Florida LB - 247Sports

ACC Crystal Ball Selection for south Florida LB  247Sports

An ACC program could soon get good news from one of the top defenders in south Florida. 247Sports details a Crystal Ball projection inside.

Published on 18 February 2019 | 9:40 pm


Perfect weekend for Florida State headlines St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational - ESPN

Perfect weekend for Florida State headlines St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational  ESPN

There were 39 games featuring 16 teams playing under the Florida sunshine at the inaugural St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational over the weekend.

Published on 18 February 2019 | 4:23 pm


Fugitive Chester County doctor nabbed in Florida | Local News - Daily Local News

Fugitive Chester County doctor nabbed in Florida | Local News  Daily Local News

PHILADELPHIA — A Coatesville doctor accused of illegally prescribing opioids and on the run for the past nine days, has been arrested in Florida.

Published on 18 February 2019 | 2:55 pm


Florida inmates rescue baby from locked car after parents couldn't afford locksmith - WTHR

Florida inmates rescue baby from locked car after parents couldn't afford locksmith  WTHR

A Florida family is relieved after they got some help from an unlikely place.

Published on 18 February 2019 | 1:57 pm


Monday's Daily Pulse - Florida Trend

Monday's Daily Pulse  Florida Trend

Florida's new tourism czar, former Sen. Dana Young, is pitching lawmakers to continue setting aside $76 million a year for Visit Florida and is promoting the ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 12:48 pm


Baby born on JetBlue flight to Florida - WFLA

Baby born on JetBlue flight to Florida  WFLA

A newborn became JetBlue's youngest customer ever when the baby was born on a flight from Puerto Rico to Fort Lauderdale on Friday.

Published on 18 February 2019 | 11:20 am


Florida military bases could lose up to $177 million to Trump's border wall - Tampa Bay Times

Florida military bases could lose up to $177 million to Trump's border wall  Tampa Bay Times

President Donald Trump will pay for his much coveted wall at the southern border in part by taking $3.6 billion from military projects across the country and the ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 10:30 am


Enough fentanyl to kill more than 1,000 found in Florida high school - WFLA

Enough fentanyl to kill more than 1,000 found in Florida high school  WFLA

Enough fentanyl to kill more than 1000 people, along with cocaine and marijuana, were found in a student's book bag at Florida's Lehigh Senior High School on ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 12:33 am


Noah Valenstein keeps job as chief of Florida’s environmental agency - Tampa Bay Times

Noah Valenstein keeps job as chief of Florida’s environmental agency  Tampa Bay Times

TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Friday that he has reappointed Noah Valenstein to keep his role as secretary of the Florida Department of ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 10:37 pm


Rodent activity, unsanitary conditions found at South Florida meat market - WPLG Local 10

Rodent activity, unsanitary conditions found at South Florida meat market  WPLG Local 10

An inspector with the Florida Department of Agriculture was at Ciro Meat Market in southwest Miami-Dade last week and found rodent activity and unsanitary ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 3:53 pm


Friday's Daily Pulse - Florida Trend

Friday's Daily Pulse  Florida Trend

With officials seeing a potentially lucrative industry, Senate Agriculture Chairman Ben Albritton, R-Wauchula, is proposing creation of a state hemp program.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:33 pm








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