12/08/2020 - Police raid home of Florida Covid-19 tracker creator
01/06/2021 - Live updates: Florida nursing home gave vaccine to wealthy donors; U.S. breaks hospitalization records again
01/12/2021 - Florida manatee with 'Trump' etched on back prompts investigation
01/12/2021 - Manatee found in Florida river with ‘Trump’ scrawled on its back: ‘One hundred percent disturbing’
01/19/2021 - Florida police were after a covid-19 data scientist. She turned herself in — and tested positive.
01/20/2021 - A Florida lawmaker wants a highway named after Trump. Some Democrats vow ‘not even a bench’ will bear his name.
01/20/2021 - Donald Trump To Make Florida Estate His Permanent Home: Reports
01/20/2021 - Donald Trump, Wife Melania Arrive At Mar-a-Lago Home In Florida
01/25/2021 - Donald Trump Sets Up "Office Of The Former President" In Florida
02/01/2021 - 'I got my Florida school district to convert to electric buses'
02/02/2021 - Two FBI agents shot dead and three hurt during Florida raid
02/02/2021 - 2 FBI Agents Dead, 3 Wounded In Florida Shooting
02/03/2021 - How this 98-year-old woman has become the ‘Oprah’ of a Jewish community center in Florida
02/08/2021 - Hacker tries to poison water supply of Florida city
02/09/2021 - A hacker broke into a Florida town’s water supply and tried to poison it with lye, police said
02/10/2021 - Florida town allows Donald Trump to stay at his Mar-a-Lago resort
02/20/2021 - Women 'pose as grannies' to skip Florida vaccine queue
02/22/2021 - Pro-Trump Florida doctor charged with hate crime for allegedly attacking Hispanic man on Inauguration Day: ‘This is my America’
02/27/2021 - The Florida coffee shop where Trump is king
03/01/2021 - Florida governor accused of favoritism in distributing Covid vaccine, Congress urged to investigate
03/15/2021 - Florida man allegedly took his grandfather’s severed ears from his pockets while talking to police
03/19/2021 - Trump's Mar-a-Lago Resort In Florida Partially Closed Over Covid Outbreak
03/20/2021 - Mar-a-Lago: 'Covid outbreak' at Trump's Florida residence
03/26/2021 - Dr. Vin Gupta slams Covid reopening policies of Arizona, Florida and Texas
03/27/2021 - A Florida woman refused to move out of her father’s home. She’s now been arrested in his death.
03/30/2021 - Florida Governor DeSantis against US vaccine passports
04/03/2021 - Florida declares state of emergency over toxic wastewater leak
04/04/2021 - Wastewater Leak From Reservoir Risks "Catastrophic Flood" In Florida
04/05/2021 - Florida works to avoid ‘catastrophic’ pond collapse
04/05/2021 - A Florida bar owner didn’t get in trouble for banning masks. But a strip show landed him in jail.
04/05/2021 - Disney, Geico and others backed Florida lawmakers now sponsoring restrictive voting bills
04/08/2021 - Florida sues CDC to allow cruises to resume U.S. salings, industry pushes for better treatment
04/08/2021 - Florida sues CDC to allow cruises to resume U.S. sailings, industry asks to be treated like airlines
04/13/2021 - Florida man promised immigrants licenses, work permits. Instead, he stole their money and got them deported.
04/18/2021 - Plane ditches in ocean during Florida airshow
04/20/2021 - Florida GOP says a new law will stop riots. Critics say it’s an ‘outrageous’ ploy to end protests.
04/27/2021 - Three-Year-Old Boy Dies After Being Shot At His Birthday Party In Florida
04/28/2021 - Facing perjury charges, Florida superintendent steps down to give ‘peace’ to Parkland survivors
04/30/2021 - Florida plans to fine social media for banning politicians
05/02/2021 - SpaceX Capsule With 4 Astronauts Splashes Down Off Florida: NASA
05/03/2021 - Florida Gov. DeSantis suspends Covid restrictions: 'We are no longer in a state of emergency'
05/06/2021 - GOP Gov. DeSantis signs Florida election law while shutting out all media but Fox News
05/06/2021 - Florida governor signs voting restriction law
05/15/2021 - Watch: Giant Alligator Chases Florida Man During Tarpon Fishing
05/19/2021 - Florida girl, 11, fights off knife-wielding kidnapper
05/24/2021 - Florida high school alters 80 'immodest' yearbook photos of students
05/27/2021 - César Prieto: Cuban baseball player defects on Florida trip
05/30/2021 - 2 Dead In Mass Shooting Outside Concert In Florida, 20 Injured
05/30/2021 - Florida shooting: Two dead, more than 20 wounded in Hialeah
06/01/2021 - Florida shooting: Manhunt after two killed and 20 injured in Hialeah
06/02/2021 - Florida bans transgender girls from school sports
06/02/2021 - Florida man took his son on paintball “drive by," police said. The boy, 10, ended up shot with a real gun.
06/09/2021 - Spirit Airlines plans big Miami debut as airlines battle for Florida
06/20/2021 - One dead after driver crashes into Florida Pride parade
06/22/2021 - Man drives through Florida Pride parade, killing one. Authorities say it was an accident.
06/23/2021 - A former Florida lawmaker’s son was shot as his date fled. Police say the woman’s ex-girlfriend killed him.
06/24/2021 - Photos: 1 dead, at least 10 hurt in partial collapse of Florida condo building
06/25/2021 - Florida condo collapse: What you need to know as the search for survivors pushes into a second day
06/25/2021 - A Florida man admitted storming the Capitol, feds say. Then he told the FBI his pastor had come with him.
06/25/2021 - Florida condo collapse: Death toll rises to 4 as search continues for dozens who remain unaccounted for
06/25/2021 - 4 Dead, 159 People Unaccounted In Florida Building Collapse
06/26/2021 - Live updates: Years before Florida building collapse, an engineer warned of ‘major structural damage’ to the condo
06/26/2021 - Engineer warned of ‘major structural damage’ years before Florida condo collapsed
06/26/2021 - Florida building collapse: Report from 2018 warned of 'major damage'
06/26/2021 - Engineer found major structural damage to Florida condo tower nearly three years before collapse
06/26/2021 - Florida building collapse: Fifth body found in survivor hunt
06/27/2021 - Search efforts stretch into fourth day in Florida condo collapse
06/27/2021 - Death toll rises to nine in Florida condo tower collapse
06/27/2021 - Florida Building Collapse Death Count Rises To 9, Says Mayor
06/27/2021 - Florida building collapse: More than 150 missing, nine dead
06/27/2021 - Friends, family describe dead and missing in Florida condo collapse
06/28/2021 - Florida condo collapse: Search for survivors enters fifth day with more than 150 still missing
06/28/2021 - Man charged in securities fraud may have tried to seize Florida shell company, records suggest
06/29/2021 - Questions Mount About How Florida Building Could Have Crumbled
06/29/2021 - History of corruption and bribes behind doomed Florida building reported
06/29/2021 - He avoided the Florida condo collapse because he left early for a trip. Now he grapples with survivor’s guilt.
06/29/2021 - Florida condo collapse search stretches to Day 6 as confirmed deaths rise to 11
06/29/2021 - Florida condo collapse: Search for survivors enters sixth day as families struggle with wait
06/29/2021 - Survivor describes escape from Florida condo collapse: ‘I kept going, screaming ... I want to live’
06/30/2021 - Hopes dim for scores still missing nearly week after Florida condo collapse
06/30/2021 - Florida condo tenants fled a collapsing building without their pets. Firefighters are trying to reunite them.
06/30/2021 - Florida condo collapse: Search for survivors enters seventh day with 149 still missing
06/30/2021 - 12 dead, scores still missing in Florida condo collapse as rescue mission enters day 7
06/30/2021 - Judge blocks Florida law aimed at punishing social media
07/01/2021 - Florida condo collapse: Biden visiting Surfside to console community, as 145 are still missing
07/01/2021 - Search halted at collapsed condo site in Florida due to concerns rest of building could fall
07/02/2021 - Death toll rises to 20 in Florida condo collapse, 128 people are still unaccounted for
07/03/2021 - Officials in Florida accelerate plans to demolish unstable remains of condo tower ahead of potential tropical storm
07/03/2021 - Death toll rises to 24 in Florida condo collapse, building demolition to proceed as early as Sunday
07/04/2021 - Demolition of collapsed Florida condo tower begins Sunday night, search to resume immediately after
07/04/2021 - Rest Of Collapsed Florida Building To Be Demolished Overnight: Mayor
07/04/2021 - Rest Of Collapsed Florida Apartment Demolished Ahead Of Tropical Storm
07/05/2021 - South Florida doomed building demolished as a precaution as Tropical Storm Elsa approaches US coast
07/05/2021 - Airlines waive change fees for Florida cities as Tropical Storm Elsa nears
07/05/2021 - Death toll in Florida condo collapse rises to 27, search resumes after site demolition
07/06/2021 - Tropical Storm Elsa Exits Cuba Trailing Heavy Rains, Takes Aim At Florida
07/06/2021 - Tropical Storm Elsa gaining strength, lashing Florida Keys
07/06/2021 - Four more victims found in the rubble of the Florida condo collapse, bringing the death toll to 32
07/06/2021 - Florida building collapse: First funerals held for Surfside victims
07/06/2021 - Elsa Strengthens To Hurricane, Takes Aims At Florida
07/07/2021 - Tropical Storm Elsa poised to make landfall in Florida
07/07/2021 - Elsa weakens to a tropical storm as it takes aim at Florida
07/07/2021 - Workers find 10 more victims in collapsed Florida condo, bringing confirmed death toll to 46
07/07/2021 - 10 more bodies recovered from Florida condo collapse, bringing death toll to 46
07/09/2021 - 14 more bodies recovered from Florida condo collapse, death toll rises to 78 with dozens missing
07/10/2021 - Confirmed deaths in collapsed Florida condo building climb to 86
07/11/2021 - After the Florida building collapse, condos struggle to fund big repairs
07/11/2021 - Seminole Indians hit the jackpot with controversial Florida gambling deal
07/11/2021 - Search in Florida condo collapse to take weeks, as death toll reaches 90
07/12/2021 - Florida breaks manatee death record in first six months of 2021
07/12/2021 - 94 dead, 22 still missing in Florida condominium collapse as search efforts enter third week
07/13/2021 - A Florida man tried to hire a hitman to murder his ex and pin her death on Black Lives Matter, feds say
07/13/2021 - Recovery operation at Florida condo collapse moves toward completion, death toll rises to 95
07/23/2021 - Appeals court blocks CDC restrictions on cruises in win for Florida
07/26/2021 - Hemingway 'lookalike' chosen in Florida contest
07/27/2021 - Man in contraption washes up in Florida after trying to run on water
07/28/2021 - Ford reinstates mask mandates at facilities in Missouri and Florida
07/29/2021 - Masks are back at Disney World amid political tensions over coronavirus restrictions in Florida
08/01/2021 - Florida breaks record for new coronavirus cases as surge of infections rips through state
08/03/2021 - Florida police arrested after videos showed them kicking a handcuffed suspect and punching the person recording it
08/03/2021 - Biden Tells Florida, Texas Leaders: Help On Covid Or "Get Out Of The Way"
08/08/2021 - Norwegian Cruise can require Florida passengers to show proof of vaccination, federal judge rules
08/09/2021 - Covid-19 latest updates: DeSantis’s battle against mask, vaccine mandates approaches boiling point in Florida
08/09/2021 - Latest "massive melting" of Greenland ice sheet could cover Florida with five centimeters of water
08/10/2021 - Florida Gov. DeSantis threatens to hold school leaders’ pay if they require masks: ‘Financial consequences’
08/10/2021 - Florida governor says no salaries for school leaders requiring masks
08/11/2021 - Covid-19 latest updates: Florida school board threatens legal action to keep mask mandate despite Ron DeSantis’s ban
08/11/2021 - Florida to receive hundreds of ventilators from U.S. government to help state’s record hospitalizations
08/11/2021 - Florida hospitals are overrun as state fights one of the worst Covid outbreaks in the U.S.
08/12/2021 - How a collapsed pool deck could have caused a Florida condo building to fall
08/13/2021 - Four Florida educators died of Covid within day of each other, says union
08/15/2021 - As Gov. Ron DeSantis consolidates his power in Florida, some local officials rebuke his leadership style
08/16/2021 - Haiti braces for Grace, Florida gets ready for Fred as storms brew
08/26/2021 - A Florida dad tried to enter a school maskless. When a student confronted him, he assaulted her, police said.
08/27/2021 - Judge blocks Florida governor’s order banning mask mandates
09/02/2021 - Hundreds of Florida parents lined up at a chiropractor’s office to evade a school district’s mask mandate
09/05/2021 - Florida Gunman Kills 4 Including Baby, Wounds 11-Year-Old Girl
09/07/2021 - Florida doctor upset by covid surge refuses to treat unvaccinated patients in person
09/07/2021 - Man accused of killing 4 in Florida did not know his victims, police say
09/08/2021 - Florida deputies got a murder suspect to surrender. Their sheriff said he wishes they would have killed him.
09/13/2021 - Two Florida middle-schoolers charged with plotting mass shooting after ‘extensively studying’ Columbine
09/14/2021 - A Florida woman pleaded guilty to threatening to kill Vice President Harris. She faces five years in prison.
09/15/2021 - Florida landlord says tenants must get the covid vaccine: ‘You don’t want to get vaccinated? You have to move’
09/18/2021 - SpaceX Capsule With 1st All-Civilian Crew Splashes Down Off Florida
09/23/2021 - Florida Republican introduces ‘copycat’ bill to ban most abortions, echoing Texas law
09/29/2021 - A Race Against Time To Save Florida Coral Reef From Mysterious Disease
10/01/2021 - Facing a historic challenge, Florida Democrats stumble against DeSantis
10/02/2021 - Trump Asks Florida Judge To Force Twitter To Restart His Account: Report
10/03/2021 - Ron DeSantis v Biden: A bitter battle in Florida over vaccines
10/05/2021 - Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says wife Casey DeSantis diagnosed with breast cancer
10/25/2021 - As some police fight vaccine rules, DeSantis says Florida will pay them $5,000 to relocate: ‘We will treat you better’
10/27/2021 - Three Florida teens killed a classmate with a knife and a sword in a surprise attack, police say
10/30/2021 - University of Florida bars faculty from testifying in voting rights lawsuit against DeSantis administration
11/04/2021 - A patient attacked a pregnant nurse at a Florida hospital, police say. Her unborn baby died.
11/04/2021 - Kroger is taking on Publix in Florida without opening a single grocery store
11/04/2021 - Florida businesses, cities and schools risk big fines for defying the governor with pandemic mandates
11/08/2021 - NASA-SpaceX Capsule With 4 Astronauts Splashes Down Off Florida
11/12/2021 - Tesla Model 3 was traveling up to 90 mph before fatal crash in Florida, NTSB finds
11/14/2021 - DeSantis brings back Florida lawmakers to crack down on pandemic mandates
12/03/2021 - Elon Musk says SpaceX has started building a Starship launchpad on Florida's Space Coast
12/10/2021 - Omicron detected in Florida and Texas as it takes root in 25 U.S. states
12/17/2021 - Sir Rod Stewart pleads guilty to battery over Florida hotel 'punch'
12/30/2021 - Tiger shot and dies at Naples Zoo in Florida after biting cleaner's arm
01/18/2022 - Florida governor proposes special police agency to monitor elections
01/18/2022 - As Florida home prices spike, middle-class residents wonder if they can afford to stay
01/19/2022 - Top Florida health official on leave over support for vaccination
01/20/2022 - A Florida woman went on a night walk with her dog. A black bear almost killed her: ‘I feel lucky to be alive’
01/25/2022 - Dozens feared lost as 'smuggling' boat capsizes off Florida
01/26/2022 - Coast Guard recovers one body as search for 38 missing at sea continues off Florida coast
01/29/2022 - Florida Democrat delivers an emotional critique of 'anti-woke’ bills: ' My opinion matters just as much as your opinion'
01/31/2022 - Iguanas fall from trees as cold snap hits Florida
02/01/2022 - More than half of her class had never seen snow. So a Florida teacher got her sister to ship her a snowman.
02/07/2022 - In his fight against ‘woke’ schools, DeSantis tears at the seams of a diverse Florida
02/09/2022 - Biden calls Florida bill restricting LGBTQ discussion in schools ‘hateful’ after DeSantis signals support
02/09/2022 - 'Don't Say Gay': White House denounces new Florida bill
02/16/2022 - Florida police gave drivers a website for paying traffic fines. It directed them to pro-Trump merchandise.
02/16/2022 - Tesla Sued Over Alleged Suspension Failure In Deadly Florida Crash
02/20/2022 - Two helicopters crash yards away from beaches in California and Florida on same day; 1 dead
02/21/2022 - Bernie Madoff’s sister and her husband found dead in apparent murder-suicide, Florida police say
02/24/2022 - Former Miss Florida scholarship director accused of stealing $100,000, spending it on shopping sprees and dating sites
02/24/2022 - Florida House of Representatives passes 'Don't Say Gay' bill
03/03/2022 - A Florida man and his girlfriend had just reconciled. Then, she threw his dog off a 7th-floor balcony, police say.
03/03/2022 - "Ridiculous": Florida Governor Asks Students To Take Off Face Masks
03/08/2022 - Florida legislature passes bill to restrict LGBTQ topics in elementary schools
03/08/2022 - Florida lawmakers pass 'Don't Say Gay' bill
03/10/2022 - Florida Legislature passes bill that limits how schools and workplaces teach about race and identity
03/12/2022 - West Point cadets overdose on fentanyl while on Spring Break in South Florida, police say
03/16/2022 - NASA's Big Moon Rocket Set For Debut In Rollout To Florida Launch Pad
03/22/2022 - Disney staff stage walkout over Florida gender law
03/22/2022 - Florida governor rejects transgender swimmer's win
03/23/2022 - A transgender swimmer won an NCAA championship. DeSantis proclaimed a Florida resident the ‘rightful winner.’
03/25/2022 - Teen dies after falling from Florida amusement park ride
03/28/2022 - US' Florida Approves "Don't Say Gay" Law In Schools
04/08/2022 - Trump and Macri have lunch in Florida
04/09/2022 - As Haitian migration routes change, compassion is tested in Florida Keys
04/12/2022 - Florida Woman Arrested For Placing Child In Dryer And Starting Machine
04/18/2022 - Roommate charged in death of LGBTQ activist found in Florida landfill
04/19/2022 - Massive 11-Foot Hammerhead Shark Washes Ashore On Florida Beach
04/21/2022 - Florida lawmakers move to strip Disney of special tax status
04/22/2022 - Florida Bride, Caterer Arrested For Lacing Wedding Food With Weed
04/22/2022 - Florida teen accused of driving 151 mph in crash that killed 6 people
04/22/2022 - Law That Revokes Disney's Special Status Signed By Florida Governor
04/23/2022 - Disney shares plummet as Florida ends company's privileges
04/24/2022 - Spider Monkey With "Batman" Marking On Its Nose Born At Florida Zoo
04/24/2022 - Sunbathing Crocodile Shuts Down Runway At US Navy Airfield in Florida
04/26/2022 - Florida Sheriff Asks Homeowners To Shoot Intruders, Save Taxpayers' Money
05/03/2022 - Florida lawmaker says abortion bans help sex-trafficking victims escape
05/09/2022 - After Florida passes bill, LGBTQ parents ask: Which parents’ rights?
05/11/2022 - Video Shows Fights Breaking Out At Massive Florida Boat Party
05/11/2022 - Passersby in Florida rush to stop moving car with ill driver
05/12/2022 - Untrained passenger lands Florida plane after pilot falls ill
06/02/2022 - Woman killed, two children injured in parasailing crash in Florida Keys
06/04/2022 - Watch: People, Cars Wade Through Flooded Roads In Florida
06/08/2022 - Florida: Bodycam footage shows officials borrowing boat to chase suspected thief
06/16/2022 - Florida fraud suspect tried to flee to Cuba on a Jet Ski, feds say
06/23/2022 - Florida nabs largest python ever found in state
06/24/2022 - Largest Female Python Ever Caught In Florida Weighs 215 Pounds: Report
06/25/2022 - Florida emerges as key battleground in state-by-state abortion fight
06/30/2022 - Video Captures Terrifying Moment Lightning Strike Boat Off Florida Coast
06/30/2022 - Controversial Florida abortion ban blocked by court
07/02/2022 - Florida teen seriously injured from shark bite in holiday attack
07/03/2022 - Video Shows Devotees Celebrating Rath Yatra Festival On Florida Beach
07/16/2022 - Rare Orange Lobster Found At A Restaurant In Florida: Report
08/08/2022 - Donald Trump Says His Florida Home "Raided" By FBI
08/08/2022 - FBI executes search warrant on Trump's Florida home
08/08/2022 - Donald Trump Says His Florida Home "Under Siege", "Raided" By FBI
08/09/2022 - FBI raids Trump's Florida Mar-a-Lago mansion
08/10/2022 - FBI Agents Might Be "Planting" Evidence: Donald Trump On Florida Home Raid
08/11/2022 - Florida to bar Medicaid coverage for those seeking gender-affirming care
08/12/2022 - Florida Hosts Python Challenge, Excited Participants Post Daring Pics
08/17/2022 - Florida court rules 16-year-old is not ‘sufficiently mature’ for abortion
08/18/2022 - Hunting Pythons In Florida, For Profit And Therapy
08/23/2022 - Charlie Crist: Florida Democrats pick challenger to Ron DeSantis
08/24/2022 - Cottonmouth Snake Eats Python In Florida, Chilling X-Ray Reveals Bones
08/26/2022 - NASA Set For Historic Artemis I Lunar Launch from Florida
08/26/2022 - FBI cite 'evidence of obstruction' in Trump Florida home search
08/31/2022 - Documents 'likely concealed' at Donald Trump's Florida home - officials
09/04/2022 - Florida let them vote. Then DeSantis’s election police arrested them.
09/06/2022 - Teenager killed and 10 others injured in Florida Keys boat crash
09/07/2022 - Trans residents sue Florida over gender-affirming Medicaid ban
09/15/2022 - Ron DeSantis: Florida governor takes credit for sending migrants to Martha's Vineyard
09/15/2022 - Raymond Dearie: Special master named to oversee Donald Trump Florida files
09/21/2022 - Beer spill truck crash closes Florida highway
09/22/2022 - Florida Highway Shut After Truck Crash Spills Thousands Of Beer Cans
09/23/2022 - Joe Biden To Take On Rival DeSantis In Florida Rally
09/23/2022 - Hurricane Fiona heads to Canada as Florida watches Harmine
09/24/2022 - Florida has long been a sanctuary for immigrants. That’s now being tested.
09/25/2022 - Ian strengthens as it continues path to Florida
09/26/2022 - Ian strengthens to hurricane as it churns toward Florida
09/27/2022 - Thousands evacuate as Hurricane Ian barrels toward Florida
09/27/2022 - Hurricane Ian: Florida fears catastrophic flooding as storm nears
09/28/2022 - Hurricane Ian live updates: Cuba loses power; tornados strike Florida ahead of storm’s landfall
09/28/2022 - Blackout In Cuba, Now Florida Braces For Powerful Hurricane Ian
09/28/2022 - In Pics: Hurricane Ian Leaves Cuba Without Power, Takes Aim At Florida
09/28/2022 - Waves lash Florida shore as hurricane approaches
09/28/2022 - Cuba left powerless as Hurricane Ian passes by on its way to Florida
09/28/2022 - Millions Urged To Evacuate Florida As Hurricane Ian Intensifies
09/28/2022 - The scene in Florida as Hurricane Ian nears Category 5
09/28/2022 - Video Shows Lightning Near Eye Of Hurricane Ian As It Approaches Florida
09/28/2022 - Hurricane Ian Makes Landfall In Florida As Category 4 Storm
09/28/2022 - Hurricane Ian wallops Florida, leaving at least 1 million without power
09/28/2022 - Florida CEO urged staff to work through Ian. Then she took it back.
09/28/2022 - Video Shows Destruction Of Houses And Trees By Hurricane Ian In Florida
09/29/2022 - As Hurricane Ian Sweeps Through Florida, Over One Million Lose Power
09/29/2022 - Pics Of Hurricane Ian Show The Devastation Caused In Florida, Cuba
09/29/2022 - Hurricane Ian: Cities flooded and power cut as storm crosses Florida
09/29/2022 - Ian makes devastating landfall in US State of Florida
09/29/2022 - Hurricane Ian: Brand New $1 Million McLaren Washed Away In Florida
09/29/2022 - Pics: Hurricane Ian Regains Steam After "Historic Devastation" In Florida
09/30/2022 - See Hurricane Ian’s damage across Florida in photos, videos and maps
09/30/2022 - Ian hits South Carolina as Florida reels from earlier assault
09/30/2022 - "American Crisis": After Florida, Hurricane Ian Hits South Carolina
10/01/2022 - Florida Expects Severe Drought And Wildfire After Hurricane Ian: Report
10/01/2022 - Ian bringing heavy rain into Mid-Atlantic as Florida, S.C. take stock
10/01/2022 - Hurricane Ian Devastates Florida, Death Count Crosses 40
10/02/2022 - Florida death toll climbs as aftermath of Ian reverberates
10/03/2022 - Florida faced a housing crisis. Ian has made it worse.
10/04/2022 - Donald Trump Asks US Supreme Court To Intervene In Florida Home Raid Case
10/04/2022 - Biden, FEMA head to Florida as survivors scramble for federal aid
10/05/2022 - Hurricane Ian destroys treasured Florida ‘dome home’ landmark
10/09/2022 - 1 Killed, 6 Injured After Shooting At Nightclub In US' Florida: Cops
10/11/2022 - Spectacular Image Shows Falcon 9 Rocket Shooting Past Full Moon In Florida
10/13/2022 - US Supreme Court Won't Intervene In Trump Florida Home Raid Case
10/18/2022 - Florida flesh-eating illness cases spike after Hurricane Ian
10/19/2022 - Florida residents puzzled by voter fraud arrests, police video shows
10/21/2022 - Donald Trump Had Secret Documents On Iran, China In Florida Home: Report
10/23/2022 - Florida Python Challenge Results In Removal Of 231 Invasive Snakes
10/23/2022 - Florida Wildlife Officials Rescue Adult Coyote Hit By Car
10/26/2022 - They were lured by the Florida dream. After Ian they wonder: What now?
11/07/2022 - Gender treatments banned in US State of Florida
11/07/2022 - Black voters in Florida express fear, confusion as DeSantis election laws kick in
11/08/2022 - 19 Bulldogs Worth $100K Stolen During House Burglary In Florida
11/08/2022 - Voters choose governors in 36 states; DeSantis re-elected in Florida
11/09/2022 - Nicole expected to become a hurricane and make landfall in Florida
11/09/2022 - DeSantis reelected Governor of Florida, as vote counting still ongoing
11/09/2022 - Hurricane Nicole: Florida braces for unusual November storm
11/09/2022 - Hurricane Nicole: Florida residents prepares as storm approaches
11/10/2022 - Hurricane Nicole Makes Landfall In Florida, Airports And Schools Shut
11/10/2022 - Photos: Tropical Storm Nicole makes landfall in Florida
11/10/2022 - Hurricane Nicole: Rare November tropical storm hits land in Florida
11/10/2022 - Hurricane Nicole makes landfall in Florida
11/10/2022 - Nicole lashes Florida with flooding in areas still recovering from Ian
11/11/2022 - Three killed as Hurricane Nicola makes landfall in Florida
11/13/2022 - Donald Trump's Youngest Daughter Tiffany Marries Michael Boulos In Florida
11/25/2022 - Florida beaches were already running low on sand. Then Ian and Nicole hit.
12/01/2022 - Florida woman sues Kraft mac and cheese over preparation time
12/02/2022 - Fresh Blow To Donald Trump Over Classified Documents Held At Florida House
12/24/2022 - Scuba diving Santa makes waves in Florida
01/03/2023 - Arrival of 300 migrants prompts closure of remote Florida national park
01/09/2023 - Biden Under Pressure To End Bolsonaro's Florida Stay After Brazil Riots
01/09/2023 - Bolsonaro’s new life as a Florida man: Fast food runs and selfies
01/10/2023 - Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro Released From Hospital In Florida: Report
01/10/2023 - Bolsonaro fans flock to ex-president's Florida hideout
01/25/2023 - DeSantis trustee appointees face skeptical crowd at New College of Florida
01/30/2023 - Gunmen Open Fire From Inside Car In Florida, 10 Injured: Report
01/31/2023 - Florida sheriff sued over mock ‘Wheel of Fugitive’ game show
02/09/2023 - Florida details months of complaints about AP African American studies course
02/10/2023 - Florida drops menstruation questions from student sports forms after backlash
02/10/2023 - Florida lawmakers greenlight changes to boost controversial DeSantis laws
02/10/2023 - Florida expands governor's power to move migrants
02/12/2023 - College Board accuses Florida Dept. of Education of ‘slander’
02/16/2023 - Florida plant nursery engulfed in huge fire
02/21/2023 - Alligator kills 85-year-old woman in Florida
02/21/2023 - Florida Man Murders Roommate After He Throws His Food On The Ground
02/22/2023 - Florida TV journalist and girl killed near homicide scene
02/22/2023 - TV reporter, 9-year-old girl fatally shot in Florida attack, police say
02/24/2023 - Police call Florida triple homicide a random act of violence
03/02/2023 - Florida resident dies from brain-eating amoeba
03/10/2023 - Florida's battle over how race is taught in schools
03/14/2023 - Florida anti-trans legislation is ‘close to sinful,’ Biden tells Kal Penn
03/15/2023 - Ukraine war: Florida Ron DeSantis invited to visit after remarks
03/19/2023 - Florida Man Heard A Knock On His Door, It Was An Alligator That Bit Him
03/23/2023 - Masked man with loaded gun stopped from entering Florida strip club
03/24/2023 - Florida Man Arrested For Slapping Woman With Pizza Slice During Argument
03/24/2023 - Florida parents upset by Michelangelo’s ‘David’ force out principal
03/24/2023 - Principal fired after Florida students shown Michelangelo statue
03/27/2023 - Italian art experts astonished by David statue uproar in Florida
03/30/2023 - Florida lawmakers approve carrying concealed gun without permit, training
03/31/2023 - He was released from prison. Florida wants him sent back for life.
04/01/2023 - 'He'll be our next president': Florida protesters stay faithful to Trump
04/04/2023 - Florida legalizes concealed guns without a permit
04/13/2023 - Waves form on severely flooded airport runway in Florida
04/13/2023 - Florida House Passes 6-Week Abortion Ban Amid Row
04/13/2023 - Florida moves to ban abortion after six weeks
04/13/2023 - In photos: Scenes of flooding in Fort Lauderdale and other parts of South Florida following record-breaking storm
04/14/2023 - Florida set to lower death penalty threshold as bill heads to DeSantis
04/17/2023 - He was freed after 32 years in prison. Hours remain before Florida sends him back.
04/18/2023 - Florida mermaid collects trash and breaks records
04/20/2023 - The Florida sheriff vs. the neo-Nazi ‘scumbags’
04/21/2023 - DeSantis’s plan to starve college diversity efforts advances in Florida
04/24/2023 - A Florida man shot at an Instacart driver who went to the wrong house
04/25/2023 - Drag queens protest DeSantis and LGBTQ bills in Florida capitol
04/26/2023 - Uber Eats driver dismembered in ‘demonic’ attack, Florida police say
04/26/2023 - Disney sues Florida governor Ron DeSantis
04/29/2023 - DeSantis stirs up opposition in Florida town built by Disney
04/30/2023 - Videos Show Destruction Caused By Powerful Tornado In Florida
05/01/2023 - Shaquil Barrett's daughter, aged two, drowns in pool at Florida home
05/01/2023 - DeSantis expands Florida death penalty law, defying U.S. Supreme Court
05/03/2023 - Central Florida shooting leaves 4 dead, including 1 child
05/04/2023 - Florida passes bathroom bill in latest wave of anti-trans legislation
05/04/2023 - Divers Discover Underwater Hospital And Gravestone Off Florida Keys
05/11/2023 - Robot camera spies scaly guest in Florida water pipe
05/11/2023 - 13-Year-Old, Police Officer Injured In Gun Fight In US' Florida: Report
05/15/2023 - Alligator, "Hungry For Pub Sub", Spotted Outside Supermarket In Florida
05/15/2023 - Florida professor breaks record for time spent living underwater
05/16/2023 - Florida Teen Survives After Getting Bitten By Shark, Punching It In Face
05/17/2023 - DeSantis limits trans treatments, drag shows, pronoun use in Florida
05/18/2023 - Florida Gov. enacts law banning gender reassignment surgery for minors
05/18/2023 - Disney scraps $867m Florida plan amid Ron DeSantis feud
05/22/2023 - NAACP issues travel advisory, calling Florida ‘hostile’ to Black Americans
05/23/2023 - Ron DeSantis: Who is the Florida governor and White House contender?
05/23/2023 - Casey DeSantis: Who is the wife of Florida Governor Ron DeSantis?
05/24/2023 - Ron DeSantis Elon Musk interview: Twitter Spaces hosts Florida governor's 2024 launch
05/25/2023 - Florida restaurant sues Gov. Ron DeSantis over state’s drag ban
05/30/2023 - Florida shooting: Beachgoers flee as nine injured
05/31/2023 - After 53 years, Florida authorities ID woman found dead in trunk
06/01/2023 - Florida teenager Dev Shah wins US Spelling Bee with 'psammophile'
06/04/2023 - Disney welcomes Gay Days in Florida as the feud with DeSantis rages on
06/04/2023 - Flesh-Eating Bacteria Found In Seaweed Mass Heading For Florida: Study
06/06/2023 - Florida confirms it transported migrants from Texas to California
06/07/2023 - Florida woman arrested for fatally shooting neighbour

Florida woman arrested for fatally shooting neighbour

Published: 06/07/2023 in BBC News - World

Susan Louise Lorincz says she shot the mother of four in self defence - a claim that police deny.

Florida confirms it transported migrants from Texas to California

Published: 06/06/2023 in Washington Post

The two transports from Texas to California, via New Mexico, have reignited a battle between Republican and Democratic states over the treatment of migrants.

Flesh-Eating Bacteria Found In Seaweed Mass Heading For Florida: Study

Published: 06/04/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

The study shows how the seaweed interacts with plastic debris found in the ocean and Vibriobacteria species, creating "the perfect pathogen storm".

Disney welcomes Gay Days in Florida as the feud with DeSantis rages on

Published: 06/04/2023 in Washington Post

Thousands of LGBTQ visitors celebrated the beginning of Pride Month at the annual Gay Days event at Disney World, even as DeSantis continues to criticize the company on the campaign trail.

Florida teenager Dev Shah wins US Spelling Bee with 'psammophile'

Published: 06/01/2023 in BBC News - World

Dev Shah defeats Charlotte Walsh after she fails to correctly spell "daviely" in an earlier round.

After 53 years, Florida authorities ID woman found dead in trunk

Published: 05/31/2023 in Washington Post

Sylvia June Atherton, 41, was found dead in a trunk in St. Petersburg, Fla., on Halloween night in 1969 in what became known as the "Trunk Lady" case.

Florida shooting: Beachgoers flee as nine injured

Published: 05/30/2023 in BBC News - World

Nine people have been injured, including children, after gunfire broke out at Hollywood Beach on Tuesday.

Florida restaurant sues Gov. Ron DeSantis over state’s drag ban

Published: 05/25/2023 in Washington Post

Hamburger Mary’s in Orlando alleges that the state’s ban on drag performances in front of children has a “chilling effect” on First Amendment rights.

Ron DeSantis Elon Musk interview: Twitter Spaces hosts Florida governor's 2024 launch

Published: 05/24/2023 in BBC News - World

The Florida governor is considered Donald Trump's chief rival for the Republican nomination.

Casey DeSantis: Who is the wife of Florida Governor Ron DeSantis?

Published: 05/23/2023 in BBC News - World

The 42-year-old is expected to play a major role in her husband's campaign for the White House.

Ron DeSantis: Who is the Florida governor and White House contender?

Published: 05/23/2023 in BBC News - World

The Ivy League-educated former naval officer is lauded by many on the right as a political rock star.

NAACP issues travel advisory, calling Florida ‘hostile’ to Black Americans

Published: 05/22/2023 in Washington Post

The NAACP is the latest organization to issue a travel advisory in Florida, warning that conservative policies have made it an "openly hostile" state.

Disney scraps $867m Florida plan amid Ron DeSantis feud

Published: 05/18/2023 in BBC News - World

The company makes the decision amid an escalating legal battle with Florida Governor Ron DeSantis.

Florida Gov. enacts law banning gender reassignment surgery for minors

Published: 05/18/2023 in MercoPress

“It's important that we in Florida stand up for our youth,” DeSantis said Florida's Republican Governor Ron DeSantis Wednesday signed into law the banning of definitive sex reassignment surgeries for children and puberty blockers used to guide development toward one gender. "It's important that we in Florida stand up for our youth," DeSantis said.

DeSantis limits trans treatments, drag shows, pronoun use in Florida

Published: 05/17/2023 in BBC News - World

The governor says the laws will make Florida a "refuge of sanity". Critics called them "mean spirited".

Florida Teen Survives After Getting Bitten By Shark, Punching It In Face

Published: 05/16/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

The shark attack took place when Ella Reed was sitting in the shallow deep water.

Florida professor breaks record for time spent living underwater

Published: 05/15/2023 in BBC News - World

Researcher Joseph Dituri has been living underwater in the Florida Keys for more than 70 days.

Alligator, "Hungry For Pub Sub", Spotted Outside Supermarket In Florida

Published: 05/15/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

Several alligators have been discovered throughout the state in ponds, rivers, swamps, marshes and lakes.

13-Year-Old, Police Officer Injured In Gun Fight In US' Florida: Report

Published: 05/11/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

A 13-year-old exchanged gunfire with police during a chase through a residential neighbourhood in Florida, and ended up injuring a police officer and self, reported The Washington Post.

Robot camera spies scaly guest in Florida water pipe

Published: 05/11/2023 in BBC News - World

A robot camera, looking for anomalies under the road, came across a wandering five-foot beast.

Divers Discover Underwater Hospital And Gravestone Off Florida Keys

Published: 05/04/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

The grave belongs to a civilian who worked as a labourer at Fort Jefferson.

Florida passes bathroom bill in latest wave of anti-trans legislation

Published: 05/04/2023 in National

The bill, one of four passed in Florida this week that activists say target vulnerable LGBTQ communities, heads to the desk of GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis.

Central Florida shooting leaves 4 dead, including 1 child

Published: 05/03/2023 in National

A woman and her three children, two of them adults and one juvenile, were found with apparent gunshot wounds, the Lake Wales Police Department said.

DeSantis expands Florida death penalty law, defying U.S. Supreme Court

Published: 05/01/2023 in National

The measure he signed Monday was the second recent expansion of capital punishment; the first allowed non-unanimous jury verdicts in trial sentencing.

Shaquil Barrett's daughter, aged two, drowns in pool at Florida home

Published: 05/01/2023 in BBC News - World

The youngest child of linebacker Shaquil Barrett fell into the family's Florida pool, said police.

Videos Show Destruction Caused By Powerful Tornado In Florida

Published: 04/30/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

A powerful tornado flipped cars, uprooted trees and destroyed buildings as severe weather ripped through Florida, US, on Saturday.

DeSantis stirs up opposition in Florida town built by Disney

Published: 04/29/2023 in National

The battle between Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and Disney has residents in the idyllic town of Celebration feeling stuck in the middle and forced to take sides.

Disney sues Florida governor Ron DeSantis

Published: 04/26/2023 in BBC News - World

In a lawsuit filed on Wednesday, Disney alleges it has been the target of "government retaliation".

Uber Eats driver dismembered in ‘demonic’ attack, Florida police say

Published: 04/26/2023 in National

Randall Cooke was making his last delivery when he was killed in Florida. Oscar Solis Jr., who police said was affiliated with the MS-13 gang, was arrested.

Drag queens protest DeSantis and LGBTQ bills in Florida capitol

Published: 04/25/2023 in National

The Drag Queen's March drew draq queens and activists from throughout the state, Florida's largest protest to date over the legislation.

A Florida man shot at an Instacart driver who went to the wrong house

Published: 04/24/2023 in National

Waldes Thomas Jr., 19, said his car was shot at as he tried to deliver groceries. Prosecutors are investigating after Florida police did not file charges.

DeSantis’s plan to starve college diversity efforts advances in Florida

Published: 04/21/2023 in National

Florida legislation would limit what colleges teach about race in general education courses and give college presidents tight control over hiring.

The Florida sheriff vs. the neo-Nazi ‘scumbags’

Published: 04/20/2023 in National

After a group of neo-Nazis moved to Florida, Volusia County’s top cop grappled with the dark side of the First Amendment.

Florida mermaid collects trash and breaks records

Published: 04/18/2023 in BBC News - World

'Mermaid Merle' swam 30 miles all while collecting 35lbs of trash in Biscayne Bay.

He was freed after 32 years in prison. Hours remain before Florida sends him back.

Published: 04/17/2023 in National

Crosley Green spent his last full free day at church and with family. Meantime, the woman detectives initially suspected, whose boyfriend was killed in 1989, is tired of being accused.

Florida set to lower death penalty threshold as bill heads to DeSantis

Published: 04/14/2023 in National

The bill, which Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) is expected to sign, would permit the death penalty if 8 of 12 jurors approve, rather than a unanimous vote.

In photos: Scenes of flooding in Fort Lauderdale and other parts of South Florida following record-breaking storm

Published: 04/13/2023 in National

Throughout the region, residents grappled with the impacts of the record-breaking storm, which sat over Fort Lauderdale and its 300 miles of coastal canals Wednesday. The rain sent water surging through city streets, flooding hundreds of homes and vehicles, damaging critical infrastructure and leaving brackish water to stagnate under Florida’s April sun.

Florida moves to ban abortion after six weeks

Published: 04/13/2023 in BBC News - World

The bill passed by the state's legislature must still be signed by Governor Ron DeSantis to become law.

Florida House Passes 6-Week Abortion Ban Amid Row

Published: 04/13/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

Florida's Republican-dominated legislature on Thursday approved a ban on most abortions after six weeks -- before many women know they are pregnant -- a measure immediately assailed by the White House as "extreme and dangerous."

Waves form on severely flooded airport runway in Florida

Published: 04/13/2023 in BBC News - World

Flooding has impacted airports and roads across southern Florida.

Florida legalizes concealed guns without a permit

Published: 04/04/2023 in MercoPress

Gov. DeSantis' stance on guns opposes that of Pres. Biden The US State of Florida Monday legalized through Governor Ron DeSantis's signature the carrying of concealed weapons without a permit. The state Senate passed House Bill 543 by a 27-13 vote last week. The bill also received heavy Republican support in the House, where it passed by a 76-32 vote. "Constitutional Carry is in the books," DeSantis said in a statement.

'He'll be our next president': Florida protesters stay faithful to Trump

Published: 04/01/2023 in BBC News - World

At small but vocal rallies near Mar-a-Lago, demonstrators vow to stand with Donald Trump.

He was released from prison. Florida wants him sent back for life.

Published: 03/31/2023 in National

Florida's attorney general is pushing for Crosley Green to be sent back to prison for life after he spent 32 years there, including 19 on death row.

Florida lawmakers approve carrying concealed gun without permit, training

Published: 03/30/2023 in National

Florida legislators have approved permitless concealed carry, allowing people without a permit or proof of training to carry a concealed gun in the third-most populated state.

Italian art experts astonished by David statue uproar in Florida

Published: 03/27/2023 in BBC News - World

The school principal, who resigned after an uproar over art lesson, has been invited to Florence.

Principal fired after Florida students shown Michelangelo statue

Published: 03/24/2023 in BBC News - World

One Florida parent complained Michelangelo's iconic statue amounted to pornography.

Florida parents upset by Michelangelo’s ‘David’ force out principal

Published: 03/24/2023 in National

Hope Carrasquilla of Tallahassee Classical School said she was forced to resign after parents complained about the art lesson, with one believing the masterpiece amounted to pornography.

Florida Man Arrested For Slapping Woman With Pizza Slice During Argument

Published: 03/24/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

In a bizarre incident, a man in the United States was arrested after he allegedly slapped a woman in the face with a slice of pizza during an argument.

Masked man with loaded gun stopped from entering Florida strip club

Published: 03/23/2023 in BBC News - World

Security guards fight off the man in Tampa, Florida, possibly preventing a mass shooting, police say.

Florida Man Heard A Knock On His Door, It Was An Alligator That Bit Him

Published: 03/19/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

Mr Hollingsworth was bitten in the upper thigh and was taken to a hospital where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Ukraine war: Florida Ron DeSantis invited to visit after remarks

Published: 03/15/2023 in BBC News - World

The man expected to run for president said the US had no interest in the Russia-Ukraine "dispute".

Florida anti-trans legislation is ‘close to sinful,’ Biden tells Kal Penn

Published: 03/14/2023 in National

Speaking to Kal Penn on “The Daily Show,” Biden described increasing restrictions on trans residents in Florida as “just terrible” and said federal legislation is needed.

Florida's battle over how race is taught in schools

Published: 03/10/2023 in BBC News - World

As Republicans ban "woke ideology" in classrooms, some teachers warn of a chilling effect on debate.

Florida resident dies from brain-eating amoeba

Published: 03/02/2023 in BBC News - World

Officials suspect the victim was infected after rinsing their nasal sinuses with public tap water.

Police call Florida triple homicide a random act of violence

Published: 02/24/2023 in BBC News - World

Police said the murder suspect is a known gang member, but that the attacks were not gang-related.

TV reporter, 9-year-old girl fatally shot in Florida attack, police say

Published: 02/22/2023 in National

A Florida journalist from Spectrum News 13 was fatally shot while covering a shooting from earlier in the day by the same gunman, according to authorities.

Florida TV journalist and girl killed near homicide scene

Published: 02/22/2023 in BBC News - World

A nine-year-old was killed by a suspect accused of murdering a woman in the same area hours earlier.

Florida Man Murders Roommate After He Throws His Food On The Ground

Published: 02/21/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

The culprit told authorities that he became enraged by his roommate when he threw a plate of his food on the ground.

Alligator kills 85-year-old woman in Florida

Published: 02/21/2023 in BBC News - World

The woman was walking her dog when the alligator lunged at her and dragged her under water.

Florida plant nursery engulfed in huge fire

Published: 02/16/2023 in BBC News - World

A local fire official says at least two acres (8,000 sq metres) of pallets holding plastic plant pots were ablaze.

College Board accuses Florida Dept. of Education of ‘slander’

Published: 02/12/2023 in National

The nonprofit is dueling with the DeSantis administration over a new AP course on African American studies.

Florida expands governor's power to move migrants

Published: 02/10/2023 in BBC News - World

Democrats says the relocations are "human trafficking", but Republicans say it's "humanitarian".

Florida lawmakers greenlight changes to boost controversial DeSantis laws

Published: 02/10/2023 in National

Florida lawmakers granted Gov. Ron DeSantis new power over Disney during a special session aimed at fixing problems with some of his signature initiatives.

Florida drops menstruation questions from student sports forms after backlash

Published: 02/10/2023 in National

The Florida High School Athletic Association had originally proposed making questions like “when was your most recent menstrual period?” mandatory for female athletes.

Florida details months of complaints about AP African American studies course

Published: 02/09/2023 in National

Florida’s education department had been privately complaining to the College Board for months about a new Advanced Placement African American Studies course before it released revisions that critics saw as a caving to political pressure, according to a timeline released by the state.

Florida sheriff sued over mock ‘Wheel of Fugitive’ game show

Published: 01/31/2023 in National

David Gay is suing a Florida sheriff for featuring him in "Wheel of Fugitive" even though he says he was locked up in the sheriff's own jail.

Gunmen Open Fire From Inside Car In Florida, 10 Injured: Report

Published: 01/30/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

Police found certain 'quantity' of marijuana at the scene, which indicates to police that "there was a narcotic sales or sales of marijuana going on at the time," police said.

DeSantis trustee appointees face skeptical crowd at New College of Florida

Published: 01/25/2023 in National

Christopher Rufo, a conservative activist, and Jason “Eddie” Speir are among six new trustee appointees at the Sarasota college.

Bolsonaro fans flock to ex-president's Florida hideout

Published: 01/10/2023 in BBC News - World

Brazil's ex-president, who has been seen eating at KFC, has many supporters among the US diaspora.

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro Released From Hospital In Florida: Report

Published: 01/10/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

Brazil's former President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday was released from a hospital near Orlando, Florida, where he had been admitted on Monday, a source close to the Bolsonaro family said.

Bolsonaro’s new life as a Florida man: Fast food runs and selfies

Published: 01/09/2023 in National

Bolsonaro’s Florida sojourn has become a flashpoint as scrutiny mounts over the most significant threat to Brazil’s democracy since the 1964 military coup.

Biden Under Pressure To End Bolsonaro's Florida Stay After Brazil Riots

Published: 01/09/2023 in NDTV News - World-news

After watching supporters of former US leader Donald Trump invade the US Capitol two years ago, Democratic President Joe Biden is now facing mounting pressure to remove Bolsonaro from his self-imposed exile in suburban Orlando.

Arrival of 300 migrants prompts closure of remote Florida national park

Published: 01/03/2023 in National

Dry Tortugas National Park is closed while authorities process the migrants, amid a recent uptick in arrivals to the Florida Keys.

Scuba diving Santa makes waves in Florida

Published: 12/24/2022 in BBC News - World

Father Christmas had an 'elfin hand from one of his festive team as he took part in a charity fundraiser.

Fresh Blow To Donald Trump Over Classified Documents Held At Florida House

Published: 12/02/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A US appeals court dealt former president Donald Trump a fresh blow Thursday, rejecting his effort to keep prosecutors from examining thousands of government documents he held in his Florida home...

Florida woman sues Kraft mac and cheese over preparation time

Published: 12/01/2022 in BBC News - World

The lawsuit says the company's three-and-a-half minute preparation time claim is misleading.

Florida beaches were already running low on sand. Then Ian and Nicole hit.

Published: 11/25/2022 in National

Hurricanes Nicole and Ian snatched millions of cubic yards of sand from Florida's coastline. Now local officials and residents are struggling to find sand to support oceanfront buildings and rebuild eroded beaches.

Donald Trump's Youngest Daughter Tiffany Marries Michael Boulos In Florida

Published: 11/13/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Tiffany Trump, the youngest daughter of former US President Donald Trump, officially married businessman Michael Boulos on Saturday in Florida.

Three killed as Hurricane Nicola makes landfall in Florida

Published: 11/11/2022 in MercoPress

Over 135,000 households were left without electricity statewide in Florida Hurricane Nicole made landfall in the US State of Florida, killing at least three people on Thursday, as the tropical storm evolved into something deadlier, it was reported.

Nicole lashes Florida with flooding in areas still recovering from Ian

Published: 11/10/2022 in National

The storm dropped upwards of a half-foot of rain over inland areas that experienced devastating floods a month ago.

Hurricane Nicole makes landfall in Florida

Published: 11/10/2022 in BBC News - World

Nicole has been downgraded to a tropical storm after hitting Florida on Thursday.

Hurricane Nicole: Rare November tropical storm hits land in Florida

Published: 11/10/2022 in BBC News - World

Evacuation orders in place as Hurricane Nicole makes landfall before weakening to a tropical storm.

Photos: Tropical Storm Nicole makes landfall in Florida

Published: 11/10/2022 in National

Nicole was downgraded to a tropical storm after making landfall as a Category 1 hurricane on the east coast of Florida early Thursday morning. A dangerous storm surge, or rise in ocean water above normally dry land, heavy rain and damaging wind gusts continue, the National Hurricane Center said at 4 a.m.

Hurricane Nicole Makes Landfall In Florida, Airports And Schools Shut

Published: 11/10/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Nicole is just the fourth hurricane to make landfall in the mainland US in the month of November since the mid-19th century, and the first to do so in 37 years.

Hurricane Nicole: Florida residents prepares as storm approaches

Published: 11/09/2022 in BBC News - World

A rare November hurricane is expected to hit south-eastern or east central Florida.

Hurricane Nicole: Florida braces for unusual November storm

Published: 11/09/2022 in BBC News - World

Nicole would be the first hurricane to make landfall in the US this late in the season in 40 years.

DeSantis reelected Governor of Florida, as vote counting still ongoing

Published: 11/09/2022 in MercoPress

The House of Representatives might change hands after vote counting is done Ron DeSantis, the Republican emerging figure who might challenge former President Donald Trump's bid to return to the White House in 2024, has been reelected as Governor of the State of Florida, it was reported late Tuesday as vote counting continued nationwide after the mid-term elections.

Nicole expected to become a hurricane and make landfall in Florida

Published: 11/09/2022 in MercoPress

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency for 34 counties in the potential path of the storm As Tropical Storm Nicole threatens to make landfall shortly, NASA's plans to send a rocket to the moon under the Artemis 1 program might be thwarted, according to weather reports from the US State of Florida.

Voters choose governors in 36 states; DeSantis re-elected in Florida

Published: 11/08/2022 in National

Voters cast ballots for governors in 36 states on Tuesday, with 20 held by Republicans and 16 held by Democrats.

19 Bulldogs Worth $100K Stolen During House Burglary In Florida

Published: 11/08/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

The police said that the suspects fled in a silver 4-door vehicle with front bumper damage.

Black voters in Florida express fear, confusion as DeSantis election laws kick in

Published: 11/07/2022 in National

Tuesday will mark the first major election in Florida since the legislature pushed through changes impacting voting in the Sunshine State.

Gender treatments banned in US State of Florida

Published: 11/07/2022 in MercoPress

The ban is perceived as an achievement for DeSantis' voters Florida Republican Governor Ron DeSantis has decided to ban gender reassignment treatments statewide. The measure reaches surgeries, medication, and other procedures to be outlawed in the next few weeks and will involve both ongoing therapies and those yet to be started.

They were lured by the Florida dream. After Ian they wonder: What now?

Published: 10/26/2022 in National

For more than a century, millions have flocked to Florida to retire. Hurricane Ian upended the idyllic lives so many had planned for themselves.

Florida Wildlife Officials Rescue Adult Coyote Hit By Car

Published: 10/23/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

An adult coyote was rescued on Wednesday night after it got hit by a car and spent the whole night getting stuck under the grill of the vehicle.

Florida Python Challenge Results In Removal Of 231 Invasive Snakes

Published: 10/23/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

As a result of the Florida Python Challenge, 231 invasive snakes were removed from the Everglades.

Donald Trump Had Secret Documents On Iran, China In Florida Home: Report

Published: 10/21/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Documents seized from former president Donald Trump's Florida home in August included highly sensitive intelligence on Iran and China that risked exposure of US spying methods, the Washington Post...

Florida residents puzzled by voter fraud arrests, police video shows

Published: 10/19/2022 in National

They were arrested by the elections police force Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis created due to evidence-free claims of large-scale voter fraud.

Florida flesh-eating illness cases spike after Hurricane Ian

Published: 10/18/2022 in BBC News - World

Florida has recorded a record number of cases of the lethal bacteria that lurks in salty floodwaters.

US Supreme Court Won't Intervene In Trump Florida Home Raid Case

Published: 10/13/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

The US Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a request by former US president Donald Trump that it intervene in the legal tussle over classified documents seized in the FBI raid of his Florida home.

Spectacular Image Shows Falcon 9 Rocket Shooting Past Full Moon In Florida

Published: 10/11/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A spectacular image showing the moment a SpaceX rocket blasting off into space with an enormous full moon in the background is going viral on the internet.

1 Killed, 6 Injured After Shooting At Nightclub In US' Florida: Cops

Published: 10/09/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

One person was killed and six people were injured in a shooting early Sunday morning at a downtown nightclub in the US state of Florida, police officials said.

Hurricane Ian destroys treasured Florida ‘dome home’ landmark

Published: 10/05/2022 in National

When Hurricane Ian made its ferocious tear through southwest Florida last week, it destroyed the dream home turned local monument.

Biden, FEMA head to Florida as survivors scramble for federal aid

Published: 10/04/2022 in National

Many survivors of last week's devastating hurricane said they were unsure how to get help with basic needs, and that the FEMA process was fraught with delays.

Donald Trump Asks US Supreme Court To Intervene In Florida Home Raid Case

Published: 10/04/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Former US president Donald Trump asked the Supreme Court on Tuesday to intervene in the legal tussle over classified documents seized in the FBI raid of his Florida home.

Florida faced a housing crisis. Ian has made it worse.

Published: 10/03/2022 in National

Florida’s rent and home prices were already high before the hurricane destroyed residences and left thousands to wonder where they would live next.

Florida death toll climbs as aftermath of Ian reverberates

Published: 10/02/2022 in National

The confirmed death toll from Hurricane Ian is expected to rise in Florida as people file reports of missing loved ones.

Hurricane Ian Devastates Florida, Death Count Crosses 40

Published: 10/01/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

The death count from Hurricane Ian, one of the most powerful storms ever to hit the United States, soared above 40 Saturday, as President Joe Biden heads to Florida later in the week to survey the...

Ian bringing heavy rain into Mid-Atlantic as Florida, S.C. take stock

Published: 10/01/2022 in National

A diminishing Ian is expected to bring heavy rains across parts of the eastern U.S. as residents continue to assess the damage in Florida and South Carolina.

Florida Expects Severe Drought And Wildfire After Hurricane Ian: Report

Published: 10/01/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

While Hurricane Ian drenches Southwest Florida in massive amounts of rain, the state's northwest is expected to experience drought conditions and wildfire.

"American Crisis": After Florida, Hurricane Ian Hits South Carolina

Published: 09/30/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Deadly Hurricane Ian, one of the most powerful storms ever to hit the United States, roared into South Carolina on Friday, delivering a powerful second punch after walloping Florida.

Ian hits South Carolina as Florida reels from earlier assault

Published: 09/30/2022 in National

The storm, which scarred a broad swath of Florida before its second landfall, will head weakened into the Southeast

See Hurricane Ian’s damage across Florida in photos, videos and maps

Published: 09/30/2022 in National

A visual record of the devastation wrought across Florida by the Category 4 hurricane

Pics: Hurricane Ian Regains Steam After "Historic Devastation" In Florida

Published: 09/29/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Hurricane Ian unleashed "historic" devastation in Florida, leaving a yet unknown number of dead in its wake, officials said Thursday, as the storm regrouped in the Atlantic on a path toward the...

Hurricane Ian: Brand New $1 Million McLaren Washed Away In Florida

Published: 09/29/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A Florida car enthusiast shared pictures of his newly purchased $1 million McLaren being washed away by Hurricane Ian.

Ian makes devastating landfall in US State of Florida

Published: 09/29/2022 in MercoPress

Ian will be reaching northeastern Georgia and South Carolina Friday Hurricane Ian made landfall as a Class 4 storm in the US State of Florida. It is deemed extremely dangerous, with winds of up to 240 kilometers per hour.

Hurricane Ian: Cities flooded and power cut as storm crosses Florida

Published: 09/29/2022 in BBC News - World

Some 2.2 million homes are without electricity after 241km/h (150mph) winds tore down power lines.

Pics Of Hurricane Ian Show The Devastation Caused In Florida, Cuba

Published: 09/29/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A weakened but still formidable Hurricane Ian swept across Florida toward the Atlantic seaboard on Thursday after thrashing the state's Gulf Coast with fierce winds, torrential downpours and raging...

As Hurricane Ian Sweeps Through Florida, Over One Million Lose Power

Published: 09/29/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

More than one million customers lost power in Florida as Hurricane Ian made landfall Wednesday, a tracking website recorded.

Video Shows Destruction Of Houses And Trees By Hurricane Ian In Florida

Published: 09/28/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Intense winds and downpours from Hurricane Ian, which made landfall on Florida's southwest coast on Wednesday, have produced "catastrophic" devastation and flooding.

Florida CEO urged staff to work through Ian. Then she took it back.

Published: 09/28/2022 in National

Hurricane Ian was a “nothingburger” overplayed by the media, Joy Gendusa told workers. Then she asked those who were afraid of the storm to raise their hands.

Hurricane Ian wallops Florida, leaving at least 1 million without power

Published: 09/28/2022 in National

One of the strongest hurricanes ever to strike the United States slammed into southwest Florida on Wednesday with Category 4-level winds.

Hurricane Ian Makes Landfall In Florida As Category 4 Storm

Published: 09/28/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Hurricane Ian made landfall on the southwest coast of Florida as a monster Category 4 storm on Wednesday with powerful winds and torrential rains threatening to cause "catastrophic" damage and...

Video Shows Lightning Near Eye Of Hurricane Ian As It Approaches Florida

Published: 09/28/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Other satellite images show winds moving in a circle, whirling round their central eye across the Gulf of Mexico.

The scene in Florida as Hurricane Ian nears Category 5

Published: 09/28/2022 in National

Hurricane Ian is approaching Category 5 strength with maximum sustained winds of almost 155 miles per hour, the National Hurricane Center said early Wednesday.

Millions Urged To Evacuate Florida As Hurricane Ian Intensifies

Published: 09/28/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Hurricane Ian intensified to just shy of catastrophic Category 5 strength Wednesday as its heavy winds began pummelling the US state of Florida, with forecasters warning of life-threatening storm...

Cuba left powerless as Hurricane Ian passes by on its way to Florida

Published: 09/28/2022 in MercoPress

Ian left Cuba in the dark but it is not a direct threat to Honduras where rains have left over 12 people dead. Photo: EFE / Yander Zamora Hurricane Ian left Cuba with no electricity Tuesday night as it caused major damage to the island's network on its way to Florida. Only the few who have access to gasoline-powered generators were spared from the full-scale blackout.

Waves lash Florida shore as hurricane approaches

Published: 09/28/2022 in BBC News - World

Residents are boarding up their properties and evacuating coastal areas as the huge storm rolls in.

In Pics: Hurricane Ian Leaves Cuba Without Power, Takes Aim At Florida

Published: 09/28/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

The Pentagon said 3,200 national guardsmen had been called up in Florida, with an additional 1,800 coming later.

Blackout In Cuba, Now Florida Braces For Powerful Hurricane Ian

Published: 09/28/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Powerful Hurricane Ian left a trail of destruction and caused a widespread blackout in Cuba on Tuesday, while Florida residents braced for a direct hit from the "extremely dangerous" storm that is...

Hurricane Ian live updates: Cuba loses power; tornados strike Florida ahead of storm’s landfall

Published: 09/28/2022 in National

Hurricane Ian is headed for the gulf coast of Florida after making landfall in Cuba. The hurricane is expected to bring storm surge and heavy rain to the area.

Hurricane Ian: Florida fears catastrophic flooding as storm nears

Published: 09/27/2022 in BBC News - World

Florida's vulnerable Tampa Bay area could be struck directly for the first time in a century.

Thousands evacuate as Hurricane Ian barrels toward Florida

Published: 09/27/2022 in National

The hurricane’s biggest threat may be its storm surge, or a rise in ocean water over normally dry land that is caused by low air pressure and winds.

Ian strengthens to hurricane as it churns toward Florida

Published: 09/26/2022 in National

Ian was upgraded to hurricane status as it intensifies on its way to Cuba before potentially becoming the first significant hurricane to hit Florida since 2018.

Ian strengthens as it continues path to Florida

Published: 09/25/2022 in National

Ian is expected to become a hurricane later Sunday or Sunday night and strengthen before it hits Cuba.

Florida has long been a sanctuary for immigrants. That’s now being tested.

Published: 09/24/2022 in National

Gov. Ron DeSantis has sparked a debate over Florida's reputation as a safe haven for migrants as rising numbers of Cubans and Venezuelans seek to resettle in the state.

Hurricane Fiona heads to Canada as Florida watches Harmine

Published: 09/23/2022 in BBC News - World

Florida is also on hurricane watch, as Hurricane Hermine makes its way to the US southwest coast.

Joe Biden To Take On Rival DeSantis In Florida Rally

Published: 09/23/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Joe Biden will for the first time as president hold a political rally in a state where he lost in 2020, when he treks to Florida on Tuesday.

Florida Highway Shut After Truck Crash Spills Thousands Of Beer Cans

Published: 09/22/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A busy Florida highway was forced to get shut down after multiple accidents as thousands of beer cans from a delivery truck were spilt across the busy route.

Beer spill truck crash closes Florida highway

Published: 09/21/2022 in BBC News - World

A crash involving five semi-trailers caused thousands of cans of beer to spill across the road.

Raymond Dearie: Special master named to oversee Donald Trump Florida files

Published: 09/15/2022 in BBC News - World

Raymond Dearie will be the independent overseer in the investigation into classified records.

Ron DeSantis: Florida governor takes credit for sending migrants to Martha's Vineyard

Published: 09/15/2022 in BBC News - World

Florida's governor Ron DeSantis is taking credit for sending two planes to the Massachusetts island.

Trans residents sue Florida over gender-affirming Medicaid ban

Published: 09/07/2022 in National

Florida's Medicaid exclusion comes amid a larger effort across the country to roll back access to transition care, particularly for transgender youth.

Teenager killed and 10 others injured in Florida Keys boat crash

Published: 09/06/2022 in National

Lucy Fernandez was on a vessel with 13 other people when it crashed Sunday evening near Boca Chita Key, an island about a mile west of Key West.

Documents 'likely concealed' at Donald Trump's Florida home - officials

Published: 08/31/2022 in BBC News - World

They alleged agents were "explicitly prohibited" from searching a storage box at Mr Trump's mansion.

FBI cite 'evidence of obstruction' in Trump Florida home search

Published: 08/26/2022 in BBC News - World

Top secret files were kept at Mar-a-Lago along with assorted newspapers and magazines, say investigators.

NASA Set For Historic Artemis I Lunar Launch from Florida

Published: 08/26/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A half century after the end of NASA's Apollo era, the US space agency's long-anticipated bid to return astronauts to the moon's surface remains at least three years away, with much of the necessary...

Cottonmouth Snake Eats Python In Florida, Chilling X-Ray Reveals Bones

Published: 08/24/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

The Burmese python is a large non-venomous species considered invasive in Florida. They have been damaging the wetland ecosystem for decades.

Charlie Crist: Florida Democrats pick challenger to Ron DeSantis

Published: 08/23/2022 in BBC News - World

Democrats are keen to eclipse rising star Mr DeSantis amid expectations he may run for the White House.

Hunting Pythons In Florida, For Profit And Therapy

Published: 08/18/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Enrique Galan is seldom happier than when he disappears deep into the Everglades to hunt down Burmese pythons, an invasive species that has been damaging Florida's wetland ecosystem for decades.

Florida court rules 16-year-old is not ‘sufficiently mature’ for abortion

Published: 08/17/2022 in National

Though the teen has support from a guardian and said she is not ready to have a baby, a court upheld a ruling that said she isn't "sufficiently mature" to choose.

Florida Hosts Python Challenge, Excited Participants Post Daring Pics

Published: 08/12/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Florida in the United States is hosting a python challenge in which hundreds of participants are participating, a report in Newsweek said.

FBI Agents Might Be "Planting" Evidence: Donald Trump On Florida Home Raid

Published: 08/10/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Former US president Donald Trump complained Wednesday that he had been barred from re-entering his Florida resort home and suggested FBI agents might be "planting" evidence there following a dramatic...

FBI raids Trump's Florida Mar-a-Lago mansion

Published: 08/09/2022 in MercoPress

In Trump's view, these are dark times for the US which has turned into another third-world country Scores of supporters of former US President Donald Trump gathered Monday around the tycoon's Mar-a-Lago residence in Florida after FBI agents reportedly executed a search warrant on the Palm Beach premises.

Donald Trump Says His Florida Home "Under Siege", "Raided" By FBI

Published: 08/08/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Former US president Donald Trump said Monday that his Mar-A-Lago residence in Florida was being "raided" by FBI agents in what he called an act of "prosecutorial misconduct."

FBI executes search warrant on Trump's Florida home

Published: 08/08/2022 in BBC News - World

The former US president says that federal agents broke into a safe at his Palm Beach resort.

Donald Trump Says His Florida Home "Raided" By FBI

Published: 08/08/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Former US president Donald Trump said Monday that his Mar-A-Lago residence in Florida was being "raided" by FBI agents in what he called an act of "prosecutorial misconduct."

Rare Orange Lobster Found At A Restaurant In Florida: Report

Published: 07/16/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

When the staff of Red Lobster restaurant in Hollywood, Florida, opened a recent shipment of live lobsters, they instantly discovered that one of the crustaceans was not like the others.

Video Shows Devotees Celebrating Rath Yatra Festival On Florida Beach

Published: 07/03/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A video of Lord Jagannath's Rath Yatra being held at Florida beach in the United States is going viral on the internet.

Florida teen seriously injured from shark bite in holiday attack

Published: 07/02/2022 in National

Addison Bethea's father said that while her brother, Rhett Willingham, saved her life on Thursday, the long-term outlook for the 17-year-old's right leg was “not good.”

Controversial Florida abortion ban blocked by court

Published: 06/30/2022 in BBC News - World

A Florida judge has granted a temporary injunction against a law banning abortions after 15 weeks

Video Captures Terrifying Moment Lightning Strike Boat Off Florida Coast

Published: 06/30/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

The Florida Coast Guard saved seven passengers when a bolt of lightning damaged their personal sea vessel 100 miles off the coast of Clearwater. The vessel was taking part in a fishing tournament.

Florida emerges as key battleground in state-by-state abortion fight

Published: 06/25/2022 in National

Gov. Ron DeSantis’s efforts to manage his statewide and national political fortunes will be complicated if Florida becomes an epicenter of the abortion battle.

Largest Female Python Ever Caught In Florida Weighs 215 Pounds: Report

Published: 06/24/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A team of researchers recently discovered the largest Burmese python ever captured in Florida while on her way to a meeting with a male snake. According to the researchers, her last meal was an entire...

Florida nabs largest python ever found in state

Published: 06/23/2022 in BBC News - World

The female python was 215lbs (98kg) and nearly 18ft long (5 meters) - and was pregnant with 122 eggs.

Florida fraud suspect tried to flee to Cuba on a Jet Ski, feds say

Published: 06/16/2022 in National

Ernesto Cruz Graveran's company submitted $4.2 million in bogus Medicare claims over the course of two months, federal prosecutors allege.

Florida: Bodycam footage shows officials borrowing boat to chase suspected thief

Published: 06/08/2022 in BBC News - World

Footage shows officials taking to the water to detain a man in the US state of Florida.

Watch: People, Cars Wade Through Flooded Roads In Florida

Published: 06/04/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Flash floods have almost submerged cars on the roads of Miami, Florida. Amid the chaos, people have turned to Twitter to share videos of the situation on the streets.

Woman killed, two children injured in parasailing crash in Florida Keys

Published: 06/02/2022 in National

John Callion, a fishing guide who rushed to help, described finding the parasailers who’d slammed into a bridge as “pretty much the worst thing you could imagine.”

Untrained passenger lands Florida plane after pilot falls ill

Published: 05/12/2022 in BBC News - World

The passenger can be heard in recordings saying he had "no idea how to stop the airplane".

Passersby in Florida rush to stop moving car with ill driver

Published: 05/11/2022 in BBC News - World

The car is seen drifting towards traffic before strangers intervened on a busy road in Florida.

Video Shows Fights Breaking Out At Massive Florida Boat Party

Published: 05/11/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A wild video has surfaced online which shows huge crowds and violent fights at a boat party in Florida, US. The clip captured by the law enforcement shows groups of people throwing punches on a barge...

After Florida passes bill, LGBTQ parents ask: Which parents’ rights?

Published: 05/09/2022 in National

Amid a flurry of “parental rights” legislation limiting how educators talk about sexuality and identity, LGBTQ parents feel left out of the conversation.

Florida lawmaker says abortion bans help sex-trafficking victims escape

Published: 05/03/2022 in National

State Sen. Ileana Garcia (R) said that denying abortions to sex-trafficking victims can help them escape their captors.

Florida Sheriff Asks Homeowners To Shoot Intruders, Save Taxpayers' Money

Published: 04/26/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

The sheriff was speaking about an incident which took place in Santa Rosa County on April 20 when a homeowner shot an intruder.

Sunbathing Crocodile Shuts Down Runway At US Navy Airfield in Florida

Published: 04/24/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

The US Naval Air Station (NAS) in Key West, Florida, was forced to shut down when a largely fair crocodile refused to leave the runway. Taking to Facebook, the NAS posted a photo of the seven-foot...

Spider Monkey With "Batman" Marking On Its Nose Born At Florida Zoo

Published: 04/24/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

The Brevard Zoo in Melbourne, Florida, has announced the birth of a unique spider monkey with a marking in the shape of the "Batman" symbol on its nose. The distinctively marked baby monkey was born...

Disney shares plummet as Florida ends company's privileges

Published: 04/23/2022 in MercoPress

Disney's advantages in the State of Florida will expire June 1, 2023 Florida's Republican Governor Ron DeSantis Friday signed into law the bill revoking Walt Disney Co.'s special self-governing status in the area around its Orlando theme parks, it was announced.

Law That Revokes Disney's Special Status Signed By Florida Governor

Published: 04/22/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Florida governor Ron DeSantis on Friday signed a law that eliminates a statute that has for decades allowed entertainment giant Disney to act as a local government in Orlando, where it has its theme...

Florida teen accused of driving 151 mph in crash that killed 6 people

Published: 04/22/2022 in National

The teenager, who was driving the BMW at 151 mph, struck a 2018 gray Nissan Rogue from behind, causing the car to flip multiple times, a Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office report states.

Florida Bride, Caterer Arrested For Lacing Wedding Food With Weed

Published: 04/22/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A Florida bride and her caterer have been arrested after a prank in which they allegedly laced the food served at her February wedding with pot, local media reported Thursday.

Florida lawmakers move to strip Disney of special tax status

Published: 04/21/2022 in BBC News - World

Governor Ron DeSantis has taken aim at Disney over its opposition to the so-called 'Don't Say Gay' bill.

Massive 11-Foot Hammerhead Shark Washes Ashore On Florida Beach

Published: 04/19/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

An 11-foot hammered shark was discovered washed up on a beach earlier this month in southern Florida. The 500-pound female hammerhead's corpse was found at Pompano Beach, located just north of Fort...

Roommate charged in death of LGBTQ activist found in Florida landfill

Published: 04/18/2022 in National

Jorge Diaz-Johnston, the plaintiff in a historic same-sex marriage lawsuit and the brother of a former Miami mayor, was found dead in a landfill in January. Now his roommate has been charged with murder.

Florida Woman Arrested For Placing Child In Dryer And Starting Machine

Published: 04/12/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

A 35-year-old Florida woman has been charged with aggravated child abuse as the 4-year-old boy sustained peculiar injuries that landed him in an emergency room in February.

As Haitian migration routes change, compassion is tested in Florida Keys

Published: 04/09/2022 in National

Since the start of the year, more than 800 Haitians have landed in the Florida Keys.

Trump and Macri have lunch in Florida

Published: 04/08/2022 in MercoPress

Macri and Trump were never this close while they were both presidents of their countries Former Presidents Mauricio Macri of Argentina and Donald Trump of the United States had lunch Thursday at the latter's Mar-a-Lago residence in the State of Florida.

US' Florida Approves "Don't Say Gay" Law In Schools

Published: 03/28/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Florida governor Ron DeSantis on Monday signed a law banning lessons on sexual orientation and gender identity in elementary schools, a step that critics say will hurt the LGBTQ community.

Teen dies after falling from Florida amusement park ride

Published: 03/25/2022 in National

The14-year-old boy fell from the Orlando Free Fall ride at ICON Park, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.

A transgender swimmer won an NCAA championship. DeSantis proclaimed a Florida resident the ‘rightful winner.’

Published: 03/23/2022 in National

Emma Weyant — a Florida resident, University of Virginia swimmer and Olympic silver medalist — came in second.

Florida governor rejects transgender swimmer's win

Published: 03/22/2022 in BBC News - World

Florida governor Ron DeSantis signs a proclamation recognising runner-up Emma Weyant as the winner of the highest US national college swimming title.

Disney staff stage walkout over Florida gender law

Published: 03/22/2022 in BBC News - World

Protest organisers want the company to do more to oppose the recently passed "Don't Say Gay" bill.

NASA's Big Moon Rocket Set For Debut In Rollout To Florida Launch Pad

Published: 03/16/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

NASA's next-generation moon rocket was due on Thursday to make a highly anticipated, slow-motion journey from an assembly plant to its launch pad in Florida.

West Point cadets overdose on fentanyl while on Spring Break in South Florida, police say

Published: 03/12/2022 in National

Fort Lauderdale Fire Department Battalion Chief Steve Gollan said Friday that six people in town for Spring Break were exposed to fentanyl and went into cardiac arrest. Two remain in critical condition as of late Friday.

Florida Legislature passes bill that limits how schools and workplaces teach about race and identity

Published: 03/10/2022 in National

The measure, which has the support of Gov. Ron DeSantis, has caused deep divisions within Florida, one of the most diverse state’s in the nation.

Florida lawmakers pass 'Don't Say Gay' bill

Published: 03/08/2022 in BBC News - World

The controversial legislation bars discussion of sexual orientation in Florida's primary schools.

Florida legislature passes bill to restrict LGBTQ topics in elementary schools

Published: 03/08/2022 in National

The measure regulates lessons about sexual orientation and gender identity in public school classrooms, overriding concerns from activists and student groups.

"Ridiculous": Florida Governor Asks Students To Take Off Face Masks

Published: 03/03/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Florida governor Ron DeSantis was at a university to announce funding for cybersecurity education.

A Florida man and his girlfriend had just reconciled. Then, she threw his dog off a 7th-floor balcony, police say.

Published: 03/03/2022 in National

Shelley Nicole Vaughn has been charged with felony cruelty to animals, domestic battery and misdemeanor criminal mischief.

Florida House of Representatives passes 'Don't Say Gay' bill

Published: 02/24/2022 in BBC News - World

The legislation restricts classroom discussion around sexual orientation and gender identity.

Former Miss Florida scholarship director accused of stealing $100,000, spending it on shopping sprees and dating sites

Published: 02/24/2022 in National

Mary Wickersham, who also goes by Mary Sullivan and Mary Harvey, is accused of defrauding the organization and its individual donors by opening a separate company under a similar name to divert donations and contributions meant for the Miss Florida Scholarship Program.

Bernie Madoff’s sister and her husband found dead in apparent murder-suicide, Florida police say

Published: 02/21/2022 in National

Madoff's sister Sondra Wiener reportedly lost money in the disgraced financier's Ponzi scheme.

Two helicopters crash yards away from beaches in California and Florida on same day; 1 dead

Published: 02/20/2022 in National

Huntington Beach police officer Nicholas Vella died in the California crash, and a fellow officer was in stable condition. Two people were in stable condition after the Florida crash.

Tesla Sued Over Alleged Suspension Failure In Deadly Florida Crash

Published: 02/16/2022 in NDTV News - World-news

Tesla Inc has been sued over an alleged suspension failure in a crash that killed the driver and a passenger in Florida last year and sparked a federal probe.

Florida police gave drivers a website for paying traffic fines. It directed them to pro-Trump merchandise.

Published: 02/16/2022 in National

The Miami Beach Police Department said officers were told to stop handing out the fliers. A link led people to a site with merchandise for former president Donald Trump.

'Don't Say Gay': White House denounces new Florida bill

Published: 02/09/2022 in BBC News - World

The legislation bans discussing sexual orientation and gender identity in primary school classrooms.

Biden calls Florida bill restricting LGBTQ discussion in schools ‘hateful’ after DeSantis signals support

Published: 02/09/2022 in National

The legislation, dubbed the 'Don't say gay' bill by critics, aims to bar some classroom discussions about sexual orientation and gender identity in the state’s schools.

In his fight against ‘woke’ schools, DeSantis tears at the seams of a diverse Florida

Published: 02/07/2022 in National

While the legislation mirrors national efforts, the debate has turned especially raw in Florida, a testament to how central multiculturalism is to the state’s identity.

More than half of her class had never seen snow. So a Florida teacher got her sister to ship her a snowman.

Published: 02/01/2022 in National

If Lucky arrived intact, the plan was for him to keep his name. If the experiment failed, he would be renamed Puddles.

Iguanas fall from trees as cold snap hits Florida

Published: 01/31/2022 in BBC News - World

Warnings are issued as unusually cold temperatures in the US state cause the lizards to freeze.

Coast Guard recovers one body as search for 38 missing at sea continues off Florida coast

Published: 01/26/2022 in National

A survivor told U.S. Coast Guard officials the boat carrying 40 people capsized Saturday shortly after casting off from Bimini in the Bahamas.

Dozens feared lost as 'smuggling' boat capsizes off Florida

Published: 01/25/2022 in BBC News - World

US officials say the vessel may have been part of a "human smuggling venture".

A Florida woman went on a night walk with her dog. A black bear almost killed her: ‘I feel lucky to be alive’

Published: 01/20/2022 in National

The minute Aydee and her dog reached her driveway, a black bear she did not see coming started to attack.

Top Florida health official on leave over support for vaccination

Published: 01/19/2022 in BBC News - World

The state is investigating if Dr Raul Pino violated state law by urging his employees to get jabbed.

As Florida home prices spike, middle-class residents wonder if they can afford to stay

Published: 01/18/2022 in National

“I think people look at places like San Francisco, and think, ‘Oh that will never be us,’?” one affordable-housing advocate said. “I think they are making a mistake.”

Florida governor proposes special police agency to monitor elections

Published: 01/18/2022 in National

No state has such a force, which Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) wants empowered to arrest voters and others who allegedly violate election laws.

Tiger shot and dies at Naples Zoo in Florida after biting cleaner's arm

Published: 12/30/2021 in BBC News - World

A cleaner had tried to pet or feed the animal in an unauthorised area, the sheriff's office said.

Sir Rod Stewart pleads guilty to battery over Florida hotel 'punch'

Published: 12/17/2021 in BBC News - World

The singer and his son clashed with a Florida hotel guard who refused them entry to a party.

Omicron detected in Florida and Texas as it takes root in 25 U.S. states

Published: 12/10/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Several southern U.S. states, including Texas, Georgia, Louisiana and Florida, have all confirmed cases of the highly mutated omicron variant of Covid-19. 

Elon Musk says SpaceX has started building a Starship launchpad on Florida's Space Coast

Published: 12/03/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

SpaceX has begun building a launchpad for its Starship rockets in Florida, CEO Elon Musk announced on Friday.

DeSantis brings back Florida lawmakers to crack down on pandemic mandates

Published: 11/14/2021 in National

Governor says special session will be 'striking a blow for freedom' in a state fighting federal vaccine requirements

Tesla Model 3 was traveling up to 90 mph before fatal crash in Florida, NTSB finds

Published: 11/12/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

The speed limit of the residential street that the crash occurred on in Coral Gables was 30 mph, according to the NTSB.

NASA-SpaceX Capsule With 4 Astronauts Splashes Down Off Florida

Published: 11/08/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

A SpaceX capsule landed off the coast of Florida Monday carrying four astronauts who had spent six months on the International Space Station, a NASA live broadcast showed.

Florida businesses, cities and schools risk big fines for defying the governor with pandemic mandates

Published: 11/04/2021 in National

The state has a special email address for people to report entities requiring masks or vaccination despite DeSantis’s opposition.

Kroger is taking on Publix in Florida without opening a single grocery store

Published: 11/04/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

The automated warehouses are a key part of Kroger's strategy as it tries to turn e-commerce into a larger and more profitable part of its business.

A patient attacked a pregnant nurse at a Florida hospital, police say. Her unborn baby died.

Published: 11/04/2021 in National

A Florida nurse's baby died after a man in a hospital's behavioral health unit attacked her, police say.

University of Florida bars faculty from testifying in voting rights lawsuit against DeSantis administration

Published: 10/30/2021 in National

The public university said the political scientists could pose “a conflict of interest to the executive branch” and harm the school’s interests if they testified against the law signed by Gov. Ron DeSantis.

Three Florida teens killed a classmate with a knife and a sword in a surprise attack, police say

Published: 10/27/2021 in National

The Florida teenagers were arrested for allegedly killing 18-year-old Dwight "DJ" Grant.

As some police fight vaccine rules, DeSantis says Florida will pay them $5,000 to relocate: ‘We will treat you better’

Published: 10/25/2021 in National

“You can fill important needs for us, and we'll compensate you as a result," DeSantis said.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says wife Casey DeSantis diagnosed with breast cancer

Published: 10/05/2021 in National

Casey DeSantis, 41, is a former journalist and equestrian, and the mother of three children.

Ron DeSantis v Biden: A bitter battle in Florida over vaccines

Published: 10/03/2021 in BBC News - World

As cities begin imposing mask and vaccination mandates, a debate rages over personal freedoms.

Trump Asks Florida Judge To Force Twitter To Restart His Account: Report

Published: 10/02/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

Former US President Donald Trump asked a federal judge in Florida to force Twitter to reinstate his account, Bloomberg News reported late on Friday.

Facing a historic challenge, Florida Democrats stumble against DeSantis

Published: 10/01/2021 in National

Republicans are near parity with Democrats in Florida ahead of the 2022 governor’s race, fueling their opponents’ unease over whether they can stop the incumbent.

A Race Against Time To Save Florida Coral Reef From Mysterious Disease

Published: 09/29/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

At a laboratory in central Florida, biologist Aaron Gavin uses tiny pipettes to carefully feed shrimp to more than 700 corals living in huge saltwater tanks, with sunlight-mimicking lamps glowing...

Florida Republican introduces ‘copycat’ bill to ban most abortions, echoing Texas law

Published: 09/23/2021 in National

In some instances, the Florida bill goes further than the Texas law.

SpaceX Capsule With 1st All-Civilian Crew Splashes Down Off Florida

Published: 09/18/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

The quartet of newly minted citizen astronauts comprising the SpaceX Inspiration4 mission safely splashed down in the Atlantic off Florida's coast on Saturday, completing a three-day flight of the...

Florida landlord says tenants must get the covid vaccine: ‘You don’t want to get vaccinated? You have to move’

Published: 09/15/2021 in National

Tenants wishing to renew their leases must now show proof of vaccination, landlord Santiago A. Alvarez told The Post. Employees who decline to get the vaccine will be terminated, he added.

A Florida woman pleaded guilty to threatening to kill Vice President Harris. She faces five years in prison.

Published: 09/14/2021 in National

A Florida woman was unhappy about Kamala Harris not being Black enough, so she threatened to kill her, prosecutors say.

Two Florida middle-schoolers charged with plotting mass shooting after ‘extensively studying’ Columbine

Published: 09/13/2021 in National

Authorities in Lee County, Fla., say the eighth-grade boys were attempting to learn how to construct pipe bombs and how to buy firearms on the black market, and that they had researched the 1999 mass shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado.

Florida deputies got a murder suspect to surrender. Their sheriff said he wishes they would have killed him.

Published: 09/08/2021 in National

The murder suspect surrendered, but Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd wishes his deputies had "shot him up a lot."

Man accused of killing 4 in Florida did not know his victims, police say

Published: 09/07/2021 in National

Justice Gleason, the only victim to be identified publicly, was a happy-go-lucky guy who "always had a smile on his face," a friend said.

Florida doctor upset by covid surge refuses to treat unvaccinated patients in person

Published: 09/07/2021 in National

“We will no longer subject our patients and staff to unnecessary risk,” Linda Marraccini, a South Miami primary care doctor specializing in family medicine, wrote to her patients.

Florida Gunman Kills 4 Including Baby, Wounds 11-Year-Old Girl

Published: 09/05/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

A self-described survivalist in body armor shot and killed four people, including a woman and her 3-month-old baby boy in her arms, before surrendering to police in central Florida on Sunday,...

Hundreds of Florida parents lined up at a chiropractor’s office to evade a school district’s mask mandate

Published: 09/02/2021 in National

As Florida became a coronavirus hot spot this summer, the school district in Sarasota County enacted an emergency mask mandate that took effect on Monday.

Judge blocks Florida governor’s order banning mask mandates

Published: 08/27/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

School districts in Florida may impose mask mandates, a judge said Friday, ruling that Gov. Ron DeSantis overstepped his authority by issuing an executive order banning the mandates.

A Florida dad tried to enter a school maskless. When a student confronted him, he assaulted her, police said.

Published: 08/26/2021 in National

Fort Lauderdale, Fla., police say Dan Bauman grabbed a student's hand, twisted it and pushed her after she confronted him for not wearing a mask.

Haiti braces for Grace, Florida gets ready for Fred as storms brew

Published: 08/16/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Tropical depression Grace drenched earthquake-damaged Haiti on Monday, threatening to dump up to 15 inches of rain.

As Gov. Ron DeSantis consolidates his power in Florida, some local officials rebuke his leadership style

Published: 08/15/2021 in National

Some mayors and county leaders say the governor’s use of his authority to blunt local control is hurting their efforts to control the pandemic.

Four Florida educators died of Covid within day of each other, says union

Published: 08/13/2021 in BBC News - World

The local teachers union announced the deaths with just days to go before the academic year begins.

How a collapsed pool deck could have caused a Florida condo building to fall

Published: 08/12/2021 in National

A simulation based on a digital model that factors in witness accounts, visual evidence and construction plans shows that an initial collapse in the pool deck area of Champlain Towers South could have triggered a series of events that brought down much of the building.

Florida hospitals are overrun as state fights one of the worst Covid outbreaks in the U.S.

Published: 08/11/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Hospitals across Florida are now being pushed to the limit as the state fights one of the worst Covid-19 outbreaks in the nation, fueled by the delta variant.

Florida to receive hundreds of ventilators from U.S. government to help state’s record hospitalizations

Published: 08/11/2021 in National

Florida was sent 200 ventilators by the federal government at a time when the state has more than 15,000 people hospitalized for coronavirus.

Covid-19 latest updates: Florida school board threatens legal action to keep mask mandate despite Ron DeSantis’s ban

Published: 08/11/2021 in National

The top nation’s top infectious-disease expert, Anthony S. Fauci, is now throwing his weight behind vaccine mandates for teachers.

Florida governor says no salaries for school leaders requiring masks

Published: 08/10/2021 in BBC News - World

As cases rise across the US, Florida's governor argues school mask rules infringe on parent rights.

Florida Gov. DeSantis threatens to hold school leaders’ pay if they require masks: ‘Financial consequences’

Published: 08/10/2021 in National

The Republican governor said district-level officials who implement covid-19 policies requiring masks for students could be subject to “financial consequences.”

Latest "massive melting" of Greenland ice sheet could cover Florida with five centimeters of water

Published: 08/09/2021 in MercoPress

Climate scientist Steffen Olsen took this picture while travelling across melted sea ice in north-west Greenland The Polar Portal website has reported that the Greenland ice sheet recent "massive melting event" released enough mass to cover the state of Florida with 5 centimeters of water.

Covid-19 latest updates: DeSantis’s battle against mask, vaccine mandates approaches boiling point in Florida

Published: 08/09/2021 in National

He's facing challenges on multiple fronts.

Norwegian Cruise can require Florida passengers to show proof of vaccination, federal judge rules

Published: 08/08/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

The court's decision clears the way for Norwegian Cruise Line to require customers to show proof of vaccination.

Biden Tells Florida, Texas Leaders: Help On Covid Or "Get Out Of The Way"

Published: 08/03/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday urged Republican leaders in Florida and Texas - home to roughly a third of all new U.S. COVID-19 cases - to follow public health guidelines on the pandemic or "get...

Florida police arrested after videos showed them kicking a handcuffed suspect and punching the person recording it

Published: 08/03/2021 in National

Video footage shows one man, who was handcuffed, being kicked seven times. Another is seen being tackled and punched repeatedly.

Florida breaks record for new coronavirus cases as surge of infections rips through state

Published: 08/01/2021 in National

Florida reported 21,683 new coronavirus cases, a total that eclipsed the record from January, when vaccinations were not widely available.

Masks are back at Disney World amid political tensions over coronavirus restrictions in Florida

Published: 07/29/2021 in National

The mayor of Florida’s Orange County declared a state of local emergency to combat climbing cases.

Ford reinstates mask mandates at facilities in Missouri and Florida

Published: 07/28/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Ford's move follow General Motors last week reinstating a mask mandate at a plant in Missouri due to an increase in cases in the area.

Man in contraption washes up in Florida after trying to run on water

Published: 07/27/2021 in BBC News - World

Reza Baluchi was trying to "run" 1,000 miles north, but ended up 30 miles south of his start point.

Hemingway 'lookalike' chosen in Florida contest

Published: 07/26/2021 in BBC News - World

A 63-year-old won the Key West, Florida contest for his likeness to the award-winning author.

Appeals court blocks CDC restrictions on cruises in win for Florida

Published: 07/23/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

An appeals court sided with Florida in its challenge against federal regulations for cruise ships hours after Florida brought the case to the Supreme Court.

Recovery operation at Florida condo collapse moves toward completion, death toll rises to 95

Published: 07/13/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

The recovery operation at the site of a collapsed condominium building in Surfside, Florida is moving towards completion as the death toll climbs to 95.

A Florida man tried to hire a hitman to murder his ex and pin her death on Black Lives Matter, feds say

Published: 07/13/2021 in National

Daniel Slater told an associate to spray paint the house with the words “Black Lives Matter” so members of the social movement would be blamed for the crime, court documents say.

94 dead, 22 still missing in Florida condominium collapse as search efforts enter third week

Published: 07/12/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

At least 94 are confirmed dead and 22 unaccounted for at the site of the collapse of a 12-story condominium building in Surfside, Florida.

Florida breaks manatee death record in first six months of 2021

Published: 07/12/2021 in BBC News - World

Wildlife authorities say the unprecedented number of deaths was primarily caused by starvation.

Search in Florida condo collapse to take weeks, as death toll reaches 90

Published: 07/11/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Authorities searching for victims of a deadly collapse in Florida said they hope to conclude their painstaking work in the coming weeks.

Seminole Indians hit the jackpot with controversial Florida gambling deal

Published: 07/11/2021 in National

The Seminole tribe, already a financial powerhouse, has signed a "historic compact" with Florida that will generate billions of dollars.

After the Florida building collapse, condos struggle to fund big repairs

Published: 07/11/2021 in National

Across the county, property owners and developers are wondering whether they have big enough reserve funds to handle major repairs.

Confirmed deaths in collapsed Florida condo building climb to 86

Published: 07/10/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

The number of confirmed deaths in the collapsed condominium building in Surfside, Florida, has climbed to 86

14 more bodies recovered from Florida condo collapse, death toll rises to 78 with dozens missing

Published: 07/09/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

After 14 more bodies were found at the site of the Florida condominium building collapse, the death toll has climbed to 78.

10 more bodies recovered from Florida condo collapse, bringing death toll to 46

Published: 07/07/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

10 more bodies were recovered from the site of the collapse of a Florida condominium building, bringing the death toll to 46.

Workers find 10 more victims in collapsed Florida condo, bringing confirmed death toll to 46

Published: 07/07/2021 in National

The search for victims entered its 14th day Wednesday.

Elsa weakens to a tropical storm as it takes aim at Florida

Published: 07/07/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Elsa weakened to a tropical storm as it threatened Florida's northern Gulf Coast on Wednesday.

Tropical Storm Elsa poised to make landfall in Florida

Published: 07/07/2021 in BBC News - World

After battering Cuba, the former hurricane threatens a stretch of the Gulf Coast north of Tampa Bay.

Elsa Strengthens To Hurricane, Takes Aims At Florida

Published: 07/06/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

After battering Cuba with drenching rain and strong winds, Elsa regained hurricane strength late Tuesday as it moved toward Florida, where rescue workers pressed on with their search of debris of a...

Florida building collapse: First funerals held for Surfside victims

Published: 07/06/2021 in BBC News - World

The Guara family - Marcus, 52, Ana, 42, and their daughters - are among 32 people confirmed dead.

Four more victims found in the rubble of the Florida condo collapse, bringing the death toll to 32

Published: 07/06/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

A fire official says four more victims have been found in the rubble of a collapsed condominium building in Florida, bringing the death toll to 32.

Tropical Storm Elsa gaining strength, lashing Florida Keys

Published: 07/06/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

The weather was getting worse in southern Florida early Tuesday as Tropical Storm Elsa began lashing the Florida Keys.

Tropical Storm Elsa Exits Cuba Trailing Heavy Rains, Takes Aim At Florida

Published: 07/06/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

Tropical storm Elsa's center exited Cuba late on Monday, just east of Havana, churning northwards on track to Florida although the lopsided weather system continued to dump heavy rains over the...

Death toll in Florida condo collapse rises to 27, search resumes after site demolition

Published: 07/05/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Rescuers are starting to search again for survivors of the Champlain Towers South condo in Surfside, Florida.

Airlines waive change fees for Florida cities as Tropical Storm Elsa nears

Published: 07/05/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Major U.S. airlines are waiving change fees for several Florida cities as Tropical Storm Elsa approaches the state.

South Florida doomed building demolished as a precaution as Tropical Storm Elsa approaches US coast

Published: 07/05/2021 in MercoPress

The remaining part of Surfside's Champlain Towers South could collapse on its own when Tropical Storm Elsa hits Florida this week As Tropical Storm Elsa was approaching the coast of Florida, authorities decided to demolish in a controlled manner what was left of the Champlain Towers South condo building as a precautionary measure.

Rest Of Collapsed Florida Apartment Demolished Ahead Of Tropical Storm

Published: 07/04/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

A controlled explosion brought down the unstable remains of the collapsed apartment block in Florida late Sunday ahead of a threatening tropical storm, with the confirmed death toll at 24 and 121...

Rest Of Collapsed Florida Building To Be Demolished Overnight: Mayor

Published: 07/04/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

The remaining section of the collapsed apartment block in Surfside, Florida will be demolished overnight between 10:00pm (0200 GMT) and 3:00 am, the local mayor said Sunday, with the confirmed death...

Demolition of collapsed Florida condo tower begins Sunday night, search to resume immediately after

Published: 07/04/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Police said the demolition will take place between 10 p.m. and 3 a.m. Residents in the shelter in place zone should remain indoors effective immediately.

Death toll rises to 24 in Florida condo collapse, building demolition to proceed as early as Sunday

Published: 07/03/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Two more bodies were found in rubble at the partially collapsed Florida condominium building as search-and-rescue operations continue.

Officials in Florida accelerate plans to demolish unstable remains of condo tower ahead of potential tropical storm

Published: 07/03/2021 in National

The portion of the building left standing after the devastating collapse could be demolished as early as Sunday, officials announced in a morning news conference.

Search halted at collapsed condo site in Florida due to concerns rest of building could fall

Published: 07/01/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Search-and-rescue operations at the collapse of a Florida condominium building were halted Thursday due to structural concerns.

Florida condo collapse: Biden visiting Surfside to console community, as 145 are still missing

Published: 07/01/2021 in National

First lady Jill Biden will accompany President Biden during the visit to Surfside, where Champlain Towers South gave way a week ago.

Judge blocks Florida law aimed at punishing social media

Published: 06/30/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

A federal judge blocked a new Florida law that punishes large social media businesses like Facebook and Twitter if they remove content or ban politicians.

12 dead, scores still missing in Florida condo collapse as rescue mission enters day 7

Published: 06/30/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden will travel to the disaster site Thursday, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said this week.

Florida condo collapse: Search for survivors enters seventh day with 149 still missing

Published: 06/30/2021 in National

Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava announced Tuesday that workers had recovered and confirmed a 12th victim, with 149 people still missing. She cautioned that “these numbers are very fluid and they continue to change.”

Florida condo tenants fled a collapsing building without their pets. Firefighters are trying to reunite them.

Published: 06/30/2021 in National

The thought of losing their neighbors is devastating, but the guilt of leaving their pets behind to save their lives is also difficult to grapple with, some residents said.

Hopes dim for scores still missing nearly week after Florida condo collapse

Published: 06/30/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Rescue crews searched on through the shattered ruins of a collapsed Miami-area condominium tower early on Wednesday.

Survivor describes escape from Florida condo collapse: ‘I kept going, screaming ... I want to live’

Published: 06/29/2021 in National

Maria Iliana Monteagudo was asleep early Thursday morning when the building started moving. She grabbed her purse, credit cards, and blew out a candle as she escaped her unit.

Florida condo collapse: Search for survivors enters sixth day as families struggle with wait

Published: 06/29/2021 in National

There are 150 people still unaccounted for following the collapse of the Champlain Towers South condo building near Miami.

Florida condo collapse search stretches to Day 6 as confirmed deaths rise to 11

Published: 06/29/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

The slow work of sifting through the remnants of a collapsed Florida condo building stretched into a sixth day Tuesday.

He avoided the Florida condo collapse because he left early for a trip. Now he grapples with survivor’s guilt.

Published: 06/29/2021 in National

Normally, Jay Miller would be in his Surfside, Fla., home in late June. But he made a last-minute decision to leave early for an annual trip. The decision may have saved his life.

History of corruption and bribes behind doomed Florida building reported

Published: 06/29/2021 in MercoPress

The Washington Post resurfaced the building developers' obscure past The developers of the building which collapsed last week in Southern Florida were under investigation for allegedly bribing local officials to get the permit to build the condominium which has left around 10 people confirmed dead plus some 150 others yet unaccounted for.

Questions Mount About How Florida Building Could Have Crumbled

Published: 06/29/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

Questions mounted Monday about how a residential building in the Miami area could have collapsed so quickly and violently last week, as the death toll rose to 10 with more than 150 still unaccounted...

Man charged in securities fraud may have tried to seize Florida shell company, records suggest

Published: 06/28/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

A Minnesota man criminally charged with securities fraud may have recently seized control of a Florida penny-stock company, court filings suggest.

Florida condo collapse: Search for survivors enters fifth day with more than 150 still missing

Published: 06/28/2021 in National

Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava said officials have accounted for 134 building’s residents, but are still looking for information on another 152.

Friends, family describe dead and missing in Florida condo collapse

Published: 06/27/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Authorities have identified four of the nine people confirmed to have died after the collapse of a 12-story beachfront condominium in Florida

Florida building collapse: More than 150 missing, nine dead

Published: 06/27/2021 in BBC News - World

Days into the search for survivors in Florida, 150 people remain missing, with nine confirmed dead.

Florida Building Collapse Death Count Rises To 9, Says Mayor

Published: 06/27/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

The death count after the collapse of a Florida apartment tower has risen to nine, the local mayor said Sunday, more than three days after the building pancaked as residents slept.

Death toll rises to nine in Florida condo tower collapse

Published: 06/27/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

A fourth day of search and rescue operations is underway after a 12-story condominium building collapsed in Florida.

Search efforts stretch into fourth day in Florida condo collapse

Published: 06/27/2021 in National

Family members of the many people unaccounted for gathered at a growing makeshift memorial near the rubble. Waiting for answers, they prayed and called out their loved ones’ names.

Florida building collapse: Fifth body found in survivor hunt

Published: 06/26/2021 in BBC News - World

It comes after a 2018 report highlighting a "major error" in the building's design was made public.

Engineer found major structural damage to Florida condo tower nearly three years before collapse

Published: 06/26/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

"Failure to replace the waterproofing in the near future will cause the extent of the concrete deterioration to expand exponentially," the report said.

Florida building collapse: Report from 2018 warned of 'major damage'

Published: 06/26/2021 in BBC News - World

A survey flagged "major structural damage" at the complex which collapsed on Thursday near Miami.

Engineer warned of ‘major structural damage’ years before Florida condo collapsed

Published: 06/26/2021 in National

The structural survey report detailed damage to a concrete slab below the pool deck, cracks in the parking garage, “major error” in waterproofing and other problems.

Live updates: Years before Florida building collapse, an engineer warned of ‘major structural damage’ to the condo

Published: 06/26/2021 in National

A 2018 report from an engineer warned building managers of “major structural damage” to the concrete at Champlain Towers South.

4 Dead, 159 People Unaccounted In Florida Building Collapse

Published: 06/25/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

The number of people unaccounted for following the collapse of a Florida apartment block has risen to 159, the county's mayor said Friday.

Florida condo collapse: Death toll rises to 4 as search continues for dozens who remain unaccounted for

Published: 06/25/2021 in National

Authorities are searching through the rubble at Champlain Towers South in Surfside, Fla., for any additional survivors after the condo's partial collapse.

A Florida man admitted storming the Capitol, feds say. Then he told the FBI his pastor had come with him.

Published: 06/25/2021 in National

James Varnell Cusick Jr., the pastor of a Melbourne, Fla., church, has been charged in connection with the Jan. 6 insurrection after a churchgoer, who also allegedly stormed the Capitol that day, tipped off federal authorities.

Florida condo collapse: What you need to know as the search for survivors pushes into a second day

Published: 06/25/2021 in National

The frantic search for survivors of a partial building collapse in Surfside, Fla., continued as rain fell on the disaster site Friday morning.

Photos: 1 dead, at least 10 hurt in partial collapse of Florida condo building

Published: 06/24/2021 in National

A large condo building along the beachfront in Surfside, Fla., partially collapsed early Thursday morning, killing at least one person, injuring at least 10 and prompting a mass search-and-rescue response from local authorities.

A former Florida lawmaker’s son was shot as his date fled. Police say the woman’s ex-girlfriend killed him.

Published: 06/23/2021 in National

Police now say the shooter was Lakoria Shamece Washington, 24, an ex-girlfriend of Jason Campbell’s date.

Man drives through Florida Pride parade, killing one. Authorities say it was an accident.

Published: 06/22/2021 in National

The driver was part of the Fort Lauderdale Gay Men’s Chorus, the group's president said.

One dead after driver crashes into Florida Pride parade

Published: 06/20/2021 in BBC News - World

The motive of the driver - who hit two people at the Fort Lauderdale event - is unknown.

Spirit Airlines plans big Miami debut as airlines battle for Florida

Published: 06/09/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Discount airline Spirit is planning to expand into Miami, an American Airlines hub, increasing competition for South Florida.

Florida man took his son on paintball “drive by," police said. The boy, 10, ended up shot with a real gun.

Published: 06/02/2021 in National

After a father took his 10-year-old son to fire paintballs at a house, police said, a resident pulled out his own gun and fired a single bullet, wounding the boy.

Florida bans transgender girls from school sports

Published: 06/02/2021 in BBC News - World

Florida is the latest Republican-led state to reject national pro-LGBT policies.

Florida shooting: Manhunt after two killed and 20 injured in Hialeah

Published: 06/01/2021 in BBC News - World

Police are searching for three gunmen who fired into a crowd, killing two, in Miami-Dade county.

Florida shooting: Two dead, more than 20 wounded in Hialeah

Published: 05/30/2021 in BBC News - World

Three people fired into a crowd outside a banquet hall in Hialeah, a city north of Miami.

2 Dead In Mass Shooting Outside Concert In Florida, 20 Injured

Published: 05/30/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

Two people were killed and at least 20 injured Sunday when a gang of three "shot indiscriminately into a crowd" outside a concert in Miami, Florida, local police said.

César Prieto: Cuban baseball player defects on Florida trip

Published: 05/27/2021 in BBC News - World

Cuban officials confirm César Prieto left their delegation during a pre-Olympic tournament.

Florida high school alters 80 'immodest' yearbook photos of students

Published: 05/24/2021 in BBC News - World

Eighty students had yearbook photos edited without their consent to hide their chests and shoulders.

Florida girl, 11, fights off knife-wielding kidnapper

Published: 05/19/2021 in BBC News - World

Dramatic footage shows the 11-year-old battling with her abductor at a bus stop in Florida.

Watch: Giant Alligator Chases Florida Man During Tarpon Fishing

Published: 05/15/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

A 22-year-old man had the most terrifying moment of his life when he was tarpon-fishing at sunrise in a tropical wetland in Florida in the United States.

Florida governor signs voting restriction law

Published: 05/06/2021 in BBC News - World

Democrats say the measures are voter suppression but Republicans say they protect election integrity.

GOP Gov. DeSantis signs Florida election law while shutting out all media but Fox News

Published: 05/06/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

DeSantis signed the bill, SB 90, in a closed-door event that blocked out all reporters and media coverage — except for Fox News.

Florida Gov. DeSantis suspends Covid restrictions: 'We are no longer in a state of emergency'

Published: 05/03/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Private businesses can still require masks and enforce social distancing and other protective measures.

SpaceX Capsule With 4 Astronauts Splashes Down Off Florida: NASA

Published: 05/02/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

A SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule carrying four astronauts back to Earth splashed down off Panama City, Florida early Sunday, a NASA livestream showed.

Florida plans to fine social media for banning politicians

Published: 04/30/2021 in BBC News - World

The Florida bill proposes fines up to $250,000 per day for companies which violate the rules.

Facing perjury charges, Florida superintendent steps down to give ‘peace’ to Parkland survivors

Published: 04/28/2021 in National

Broward schools superintendent Robert Runcie's resignation marks the latest turn in a contentious struggle over school safety measures in the nation's sixth-largest school district, which includes Marjory Stoneman Douglas High.

Three-Year-Old Boy Dies After Being Shot At His Birthday Party In Florida

Published: 04/27/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

Police in Florida were investigating Tuesday the murder of a three-year-old boy who was shot and killed at his own birthday party.

Florida GOP says a new law will stop riots. Critics say it’s an ‘outrageous’ ploy to end protests.

Published: 04/20/2021 in National

Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) said the new law, written following last summer's unrest, is the "strongest anti-rioting, pro-law enforcement measure in the country."

Plane ditches in ocean during Florida airshow

Published: 04/18/2021 in BBC News - World

The World War Two-era aircraft made an emergency landing in shallow water.

Florida man promised immigrants licenses, work permits. Instead, he stole their money and got them deported.

Published: 04/13/2021 in National

Florida man Elvis Harold Reyes duped hundreds of immigrants as he led a "a life of frauds and swindles,” prosecutors said.

Florida sues CDC to allow cruises to resume U.S. sailings, industry asks to be treated like airlines

Published: 04/08/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Florida's governor said the state will sue the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, demanding cruise ships be allowed to resume sailing immediately.

Florida sues CDC to allow cruises to resume U.S. salings, industry pushes for better treatment

Published: 04/08/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Florida will be filing a lawsuit against the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, demanding their cruise ships to be reopened immediately.

Disney, Geico and others backed Florida lawmakers now sponsoring restrictive voting bills

Published: 04/05/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Disney, Geico and many other corporations backed the campaigns of Florida lawmakers now sponsoring new restrictive voting rights bills.

A Florida bar owner didn’t get in trouble for banning masks. But a strip show landed him in jail.

Published: 04/05/2021 in National

The "Men of Utopia" show at the Westside Sports Bar and Lounge allegedly violated city ordinances on adult entertainment, police say.

Florida works to avoid ‘catastrophic’ pond collapse

Published: 04/05/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said crews are working to prevent the collapse of a large wastewater pond in the Tampa Bay area.

Wastewater Leak From Reservoir Risks "Catastrophic Flood" In Florida

Published: 04/04/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

Emergency crews in central Florida were working Sunday to prevent an environmental catastrophe at a leaking reservoir that risked sending millions of gallons of contaminated wastewater toward nearby...

Florida declares state of emergency over toxic wastewater leak

Published: 04/03/2021 in BBC News - World

More than 300 homes in the Tampa Bay area have been ordered to be evacuated.

Florida Governor DeSantis against US vaccine passports

Published: 03/30/2021 in MercoPress

“You want the fox to guard the hen house?,” DeSantis asked. Florida State Governor Ron DeSantis Monday announced he would fight the federal administration's plans to create a national vaccine passport.

A Florida woman refused to move out of her father’s home. She’s now been arrested in his death.

Published: 03/27/2021 in National

Shannon Gillespie waited in the darkness of his home to surprise her father, Police said she killed him with a knife and baseball bat, after a dispute over the family's house.

Dr. Vin Gupta slams Covid reopening policies of Arizona, Florida and Texas

Published: 03/26/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

"It's not good public policy what the governors of Arizona, Florida and Texas are doing," Gupta said. "It just doesn't make sense from a scientific standpoint."

Mar-a-Lago: 'Covid outbreak' at Trump's Florida residence

Published: 03/20/2021 in BBC News - World

Parts of the Mar-a-Lago resort, where the former US president lives, have reportedly been closed.

Trump's Mar-a-Lago Resort In Florida Partially Closed Over Covid Outbreak

Published: 03/19/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

Former president Donald Trump's Florida resort Mar-a-Lago has been partially closed after some members of staff tested positive for the coronavirus, US media reported Friday.

Florida man allegedly took his grandfather’s severed ears from his pockets while talking to police

Published: 03/15/2021 in National

As police questioned him, Kolby Parker allegedly reached into his front pockets and pulled out two severed ears that belonged to his grandfather.

Florida governor accused of favoritism in distributing Covid vaccine, Congress urged to investigate

Published: 03/01/2021 in Top News and Analysis (pro)

Florida democrat Nikki Fried accused DeSantis of "inept distribution of vaccines at best, and corrupt political patronage at worst."

The Florida coffee shop where Trump is king

Published: 02/27/2021 in BBC News - World

A look inside a "liberal-free zone" and meeting spot for people on the political right.

Pro-Trump Florida doctor charged with hate crime for allegedly attacking Hispanic man on Inauguration Day: ‘This is my America’

Published: 02/22/2021 in National

Dr. Jennifer Wright was arrested Friday and charged with a hate crime for allegedly assaulting a Hispanic man in a Publix parking lot and spewing racist slurs.

Women 'pose as grannies' to skip Florida vaccine queue

Published: 02/20/2021 in BBC News - World

The two women wore glasses and wigs in order to try to receive a Covid-19 vaccine early in Florida.

Florida town allows Donald Trump to stay at his Mar-a-Lago resort

Published: 02/10/2021 in BBC News - World

Some of the former president's neighbours sought to prevent him from living at his private club.

A hacker broke into a Florida town’s water supply and tried to poison it with lye, police said

Published: 02/09/2021 in National

A hacker breached a water treatment facility in Oldsmar, Fla., on Friday, and increased the sodium hydroxide levels by more than 100 fold, according to police.

Hacker tries to poison water supply of Florida city

Published: 02/08/2021 in BBC News - World

An attempt to raise the level of a corrosive chemical in the water of Oldsmar, Florida, is thwarted.

How this 98-year-old woman has become the ‘Oprah’ of a Jewish community center in Florida

Published: 02/03/2021 in National

Trudy Berlin is older than Oprah, and Jewish, and some other differences, too — but you get the picture.

2 FBI Agents Dead, 3 Wounded In Florida Shooting

Published: 02/02/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

Two FBI agents were shot dead and three were wounded on Tuesday while serving a search warrant on a suspect in a child pornography case in the southern US state of Florida, the FBI said.

Two FBI agents shot dead and three hurt during Florida raid

Published: 02/02/2021 in BBC News - World

The gunfight took place at an upscale gated community while agents were investigating child abuse.

'I got my Florida school district to convert to electric buses'

Published: 02/01/2021 in BBC News - World

Holly Thorpe's science fair project measured CO2 levels around school buses and led to the change.

Donald Trump Sets Up "Office Of The Former President" In Florida

Published: 01/25/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

Former US President Donald Trump on Monday established an official post-presidency office in Palm Beach County setting up a vehicle for future public appearances and statements.

Donald Trump, Wife Melania Arrive At Mar-a-Lago Home In Florida

Published: 01/20/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

President Donald Trump arrived Wednesday at his resort home in Mar-a-Lago, Florida, after leaving the White House for the last time, AFP observed.

Donald Trump To Make Florida Estate His Permanent Home: Reports

Published: 01/20/2021 in NDTV News - World-news

Donald Trump will make his massive Mar-a-Lago estate on an island off the coast of Palm Beach in Florida his permanent home as his presidency comes to an end, according to media reports.

A Florida lawmaker wants a highway named after Trump. Some Democrats vow ‘not even a bench’ will bear his name.

Published: 01/20/2021 in National

Florida state Rep. Anthony Sabatini, a Republican, wants to rename U.S. Route 27 after Trump.

Florida police were after a covid-19 data scientist. She turned herself in — and tested positive.

Published: 01/19/2021 in National

Rebekah Jones, the fired Florida data scientist who accused officials of trying to doctor the state's coronavirus data, has been charged with computer crimes, state police say.

Manatee found in Florida river with ‘Trump’ scrawled on its back: ‘One hundred percent disturbing’

Published: 01/12/2021 in National

Federal and state officials are investigating after a manatee was found with "Trump" scrawled across its back.

Florida manatee with 'Trump' etched on back prompts investigation

Published: 01/12/2021 in BBC News - World

An investigation is launched after the marine mammal was found with the president's name on its body.

Live updates: Florida nursing home gave vaccine to wealthy donors; U.S. breaks hospitalization records again

Published: 01/06/2021 in National

More than 131,000 people nationwide were receiving inpatient treatment for covid-19 on Tuesday.

Police raid home of Florida Covid-19 tracker creator

Published: 12/08/2020 in BBC News - World

Rebekah Jones was fired from the Department of Health after accusing it of manipulating virus data.