Florida’s jobless rate remains steady, no change in June

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s unemployment rate is staying the same. State officials on Friday announced that the state’s jobless rate was 4.7 percent inRead More

Plane evacuated after fuel leak in West Palm Beach

Passengers were forced to evacuate after a plane in West Palm Beach experienced a fuel leak as the plane was taxiing. Passengers reported a loudRead More

2 involved in Broward inmate’s escape receive new orders from judge

New details have been released involving the Broward County inmate who escaped from the county’s courthouse, last week. Two of 21-year-old Dayont’e Resiles’ alleged accomplicesRead More

Blood donation center checking donated blood for Zika

Concerns surfacing about the Zika virus has one Florida blood donation center checking its collections. OneBlood will begin testing some of its donated blood andRead More

Medical marijuana expected to be available in Florida next week

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — More than two years after being approved by Florida’s Legislature, medical marijuana is expected to be available in the state byRead More

Coast Guard searching for 2 Cuban migrants missing near Boca Raton

Two Cuban migrants have been reported missing after a group was pulled from the ocean near Boca Raton, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. CoastRead More

Parents of toddler killed by alligator won’t sue Disney World

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The parents of a toddler killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World say they don’t plan to sue the themeRead More

Florida project breeds ‘Finding Dory’ fish in captivity

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Researchers at the University of Florida say fish like the animated character Dory may become easier to find for home aquariums.Read More

2 North Carolina teens struck by lightning on Florida beach

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Two North Carolina teens were struck by lightning as they walked on a Florida beach. In a news release, Clearwater policeRead More

SpaceX Dragon capsule delivers supplies to space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX finally has made good on its delivery of a space station docking port. A Dragon capsule arrived at theRead More