With Rubio in, others step out of Florida’s Senate race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio’s decision to run for president set off a scramble to replace him. His last-minute decision to runRead More

Second body found as searchers seek missing family in Gulf

MIAMI (AP) — A second body was recovered Thursday as crews continued searching the Gulf of Mexico for a family missing off of southwest Florida,Read More

Officials believe they’ve captured alligator that killed boy

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Florida wildlife officials believe they’ve captured the alligator that dragged a 2-year-old Nebraska boy into the Seven Seas LagoonRead More

Woman gets 25 years for killing boyfriend

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — A central Florida woman has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for killing her boyfriend. The Ledger reports that 42-year-oldRead More

State wildlife officials to consider another bear hunt

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida wildlife officials will consider whether to hold another bear hunt at their quarterly meeting. The Florida Fish and Wildlife ConservationRead More

Marco Rubio, in reversal, will seek re-election to Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio announced Wednesday will run for re-election to the Senate from Florida, reversing his retirement plans underRead More

Body found in search for missing father and 3 teens

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. (WSVN) – The Coast Guard announced that an unidentified body had been found in the search for a father and his three childrenRead More

No ‘magic bullet’ against jihadist propaganda, Lynch says

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The Orlando massacre at a popular gay nightclub shows no one yet has “found the magic bullet” to prevent Americans fromRead More

Principal, teacher reprimanded after fiery pep rally stunt goes wrong

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (WSVN) – The principal and a teacher at Atlantic Community High School were reportedly reprimanded after a pep rally stunt injured theRead More

No ‘magic bullet’ against jihadist propaganda, Lynch says

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando massacre at a popular gay nightclub underscores the challenges faced by the U.S. government in countering the narrative ofRead More