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A new tribute album to Neil has been years is the making by some top Florida and international names.
With their bodies based on Rodin sculptures and a kaleidoscope of marine life as companions, Lynda Zaleski’s ‘Ocean Opera’ series is an undersea dream.
“Florida,” a collection of short fiction by Lauren Groff, brings together 11 stories that for the most part have been published in recent years with favorable critical notice.
The Miami-based artist who is painting the words “World Peace” on murals across the country and the world, is a man who believes in following his passions.
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A gunman opened fire while the game tournament was being livestreamed from a Florida mall.
Candidates have engaged in the kind of partisan infighting usually seen in the governor’s race.
Early voting is under way in all 67 counties. Florida’s primary is Aug. 28.
U.S. District Judge Beth Bloom sentenced Esteban Santiago to spend the rest of his life in prison.
Child’s play or a signs of a serious security problem in one of the nation’s swing states?
Prosecutors charged Michael Drejka with manslaughter in the death of Markeis McGlockton.
Coach Jamill Jones attacked digital marketing guru Sandor Szabo causing him to fall and smash his head on the sidewalk.
Putnam called DeSantis “the ‘Seinfeld’ candidate”. DeSantis called Putnam the “errand boy for U.S. Sugar”
Video interrogation of Parkland’s school shooting suspect where he appeared punching self, speaking softly.
Schools struggle to meet security rule that requires police or armed guards at all public schools.after the Marjory Stoneman Douglas massacre.
On the debate, Democratic candidates for Florida governor only repeated talking points they’ve used throughout the campaign.
A $1 from each Chicken Avocado BLT sandwich will go back to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to help end childhood cancer.
U.S. appeals court in Miami to consider how much public can be allowed to know about 9/11.
The couple had their home painted like van Gogh’s painting, attracting national attention and a fine from the city.
Tourism, fishing and public health are being threatened by contaminants discoloring stretches of beaches at the southern end of the Florida
The Supreme Court on Monday sided with Fane Lozman in a lawsuit that began with his 2006 arrest.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is preparing to propose a new rule that would restrict the number of waterways protected under the Clean Water Act.
The recognition was announced at U.S. Conference of Mayors 86th annual meeting in Boston.
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio’s office announced the U.S. Election Assistance Commission had approved the grant request.
Floridians who are eligible to receive medical marijuana will still have to wait a long time to access smokable products if a judge lifts a stay.
“Sweet Lizzy Project” is a Cuban Rock band from Havana, Cuba formed in 2013. They're working on our next record called Technicolor planned by the end of 2018.
Fruitland Park, fastest-growing city, town or village in Florida according to figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Federal prosecutors filed court documents Monday in which an Alaska man agreed to plead guilty to a Florida airport shooting rampage that killed five people in exchange for a life prison sentence.
The Miami-Dade County Commissioners made a go-ahead vote on the $4 billion American Dream Miami complex in Northwest Miami-Dade, at the intersection of the Florida Turnpike and I-75.
The community at Marjory Stoneman Douglas has become best-known for the handful of charismatic students who have channeled their grief and outrage over the Feb. 14 shooting.
Samantha Fuentes, one of the Parkland school shooting survivors who gave emotional speeches at the March for Our Lives in Washington, has something to celebrate.
Over a million people a year cruise through Wynwood for the murals, but there’s visual caffeinated joy to be found on the prowl at Panther Coffee Wynwood and the art by Diamond.
Senator Marco Rubio told the Economist magazine there is “no evidence whatsoever” the law significantly helped American workers.
The garage is covered in specially commissioned art, going up outside already while the ground floor retail is still under construction.
A teenager who took five bullets in the Florida school mass shooting has become the first victim of the Valentine’s Day rampage to file a lawsuit.
Already in Florida, Republican Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Tom Rooney aren’t running again, and GOP Rep. Ron DeSantis is in the governor’s race.
A man was struck and killed by a Brightline train Sunday in Delray Ray Beach -- the fourth person killed this year by the high-speed line.
One of the wealthiest lawmakers on Capitol Hill, Buchanan could become even wealthier after he and other Republicans muscled a sweeping rewrite of the U.S. tax code.
Elected officials from 10 cities suing the state’s governor in the aftermath of a mass shooting that left 17 people dead at a suburban high school.
Orlando and Gina Duran said there were too many mistakes and oversights in the construction of a Florida International University pedestrian bridge that toppled onto a busy highway March 15.
The widow of the gunman who slaughtered 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando was acquitted of helping to plot the attack.
A federal judge on Tuesday ordered Florida to devise a new way to decide when and how former prisoners can get their voting rights restored.
His business empire included Blockbuster Entertainment, AutoNation, and three professional sports franchises in Florida.
Within days of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland shooting, they launched a crusade against gun violence. And they are worked furiously.
A commitment under the law would have made it more difficult if not impossible for Nikolas Cruz to obtain a gun legally.
Officials expected to find more bodies in the rubble. People who haven’t heard from their loved ones are still congregated near the scene.
One factor may have caused the five-day-old FIU bridge to fall is the stress test that Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez said crews were conducting on Thursday.
A pedestrian bridge under construction in at Florida International University in Miami collapsed Thursday afternoon, killing “multiple” people.
The only other penalty option for Cruz, if convicted, is life in prison with no possibility of parole. Nikolas Cruz indicated he would plead guilty if his life was spared.
The bill, which was written since the shooting, balances “our individual rights with need for public safety.” It also marks Scott’s break with the National Rifle Association.
Cruz’s public defender has said he will plead guilty if prosecutors take the death penalty off the table, which would mean a life prison sentence.
A bill to let Florida remain on Daylight Saving Time year round is headed to Gov. Rick Scott’s desk after the state Senate approved it 33-2.
Florida Senate Agrees to Advance School-Safety Bill in Rare Saturday Session, Rejects Assault Weapons...
The Senate spent nearly eight hours debating dozens of amendments to the 100-page bill before finally approving the legislation for a final vote.
Grief counselors are on campus as well “to provide a lot of love, a lot of understanding” and help students “ease back” into their school routines.
Florida’s governor announced plans Friday to put more armed guards in schools and to make it harder for young adults and some with mental illness to buy guns
The school is reopening for teachers Friday as the community grappled with word that the armed officer on campus did nothing to stop the shooter.
He was put to death for the 1993 rape and slaying of a college student. Branch was pronounced dead at 7:05 p.m.
Angry students, teachers and parents demanded stronger gun-control measures at the WH after the shooting rampage that claimed 17 lives at a Florida high school.
Students who survived the Parkland school shooting began a journey Tuesday to the state Capitol to urge lawmakers to prevent another massacre.
The mural was created by street artists Al Diaz, Danny Minnick and Edwin Baker as student survivors hope to become the face of a revived gun control movement.
Tampa Bay History Museum opens new gallery about pirates, Treasure Seekers: Conquistadors, Pirates & Shipwrecks.”
Thousands of angry protesters at state rallied demanding immediate action from lawmakers. More demonstrations planned across the country in the weeks ahead.
The president paid his respects to medical professionals at Broward Health North Hospital, and visited with law enforcement officials in Fort Lauderdale.
Here is a look at the 17 confirmed dead by authorities in the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Valentine's Day.
Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie said there were “numerous fatalities.” The shooting sent students rushing out into the streets as SWAT team members swarmed in.
Uncertified results from the Sarasota County elections office show that Margaret Good took more than 52 percent of the vote in Tuesday’s race.
The Senate committee that oversees tax issues approved a 90-page gambling bill (SB 840) on Monday.
The bill would be a state-funded private school voucher averaging $6,800 a year expressly for children who say they have been bullied, regardless of income.
After decades of mainstream success, Paul Stanley returned to fine art about a decade ago and has a solo show at Wentworth Galleries in Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale and Boca Town Center, Boca Raton.
U.S. District Judge Mark Walker issued a blistering ruling that says the state’s current process to restore voting rights is flawed.
But as new architecture goes up and its business district revitalizes, Miami’s oldest neighborhood, is at risk of losing its unique history and tropical culture.
The new mural by Fin DAC, one of Fin DAC’s greatest masterpieces, was announced on Wednesday by Goldman Global Arts Gallery at Wynwood Walls.
A television producer for one of chef Emeril Lagasse’s cooking shows is caught in an escalating legal battle with the Florida House of Representatives.
Goldman Properties, formally unveiled 12 new installations with a theme of “humankind”. There is also a new look and new show at the Peter Tunney Experience gallery.
People complaining of chest pain, smoke inhalation and other minor injuries were taken to a hospital. to be checked.
The woman, 31-year-old Melissa Lavell, was crossing the tracks of the new Brightline train after the sun set on Friday, Boynton Beach police said in a statement.
Governors and other officials from several U.S. coastal states ramped up pressure on the Trump administration to exempt their waters from an offshore drilling plan.
A brutal winter storm dumped snow in Tallahassee for the first time in nearly three decades. It is also smacking Southern cities such as Savannah and Charleston, South Carolina.
The families from the New York City suburb of Scarsdale and from Belleair, Florida, accounted for nine of the dead and were part of a tour organized by Berkeley, California-based Backroads.
President Donald Trump paid a post-Christmas visit to firefighters in West Palm Beach. Trump touted his legislative accomplishments, including the GOP tax bill.
Students and world famous street artist Shepard Fairey team up for Perry Cohen mural at Jupiter High School to donate a specially designed mural honoring the life of teenager Perry J. Cohen.
The Stiltsville community is almost as old as the city of Miami. In its heyday, it attracted lawyers, judges, architects, celebrities, politicians and other professionals looking for an exclusive getaway.
Any district resident — regardless of whether they have a child in school — can now challenge material as pornographic, biased, inaccurate or a violation of state law and get a hearing before an outside mediator.
Twenty-one-year-old Justin Lakin was driving north in the southbound lanes in Tampa on I-75. The crash is under investigation.
A Republican congressman from Florida and the leader of a national campaign to address climate change have been honored with this year’s John F....
Interim Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan said it is extremely possible that the killer — or killers — live in the neighborhood. Residents and police have been on edge since Oct. 9.
As good photorealistic art in the graffiti, Case Maclaim Murals at Wynwood Walls communicate strong messages, leave the viewer to visualize their own story.
Miami is bursting with new museums, all looking to carve a cultural identity out of the tropical landscape. The Bass and The Institute of Contemporary Art are two of the newest museums ready for the season.
Woods has said he had been self-medicating to relieve the pain from his fourth back surgery and insomnia. The DUI arrest was the first time Woods had been in trouble since Thanksgiving weekend 2009.
Counter demonstrators greatly outnumbered white nationalist Richard Spencer’s supporters on Thursday at the University of Florida, their chants drowning Spencer out during his speech. Outside,...
Known for his impeccable attention to detail and unique style of painting, Alexis Diaz uses a hash mark style of scratchy lines similar to vintage illustrations to create meticulous compositions.
Nothing seems to curb America's appetite for life near the sea, especially in the warmer climates of the South.
Almost three decades later, authorities say they have arrested the clown: a woman who was said to be having an affair with Warren’s husband and, years after the killing, married him.
Any criminal prosecutions will hinge on whether the nursing home staff made honest mistakes or were “culpably negligent.”
After a massive restoration effort, most of Florida has power 10 days after Hurricane Irma knocked out electricity to nearly two-thirds of the state. Experts...
The Agency for Health Care Administration said Wednesday that it suspended the license of the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills.
Rural communities and farmland were in the path of the devastating storm from south to north.
State and local officials said the nursing home had contacted them, but did not request any help for medical needs or emergencies.
The tour, hosted by friendly knowledgeable tour guide Gina Natoli, is a 2 ½ hour leisurely walking tour, filling eyes and palates with some of the best eats around.
Menendez and Florida ophthalmologist Dr. Salomon Melgen are charged with a conspiracy. Prosecutors say Menendez lobbied for Melgen's business interests.
53-year-old Mark Asay was the first white man executed in Florida for the killing of a black man. A new drug was used.
Democrats in Florida, including the black mayor of Tallahassee, have called for the removal of Confederate monuments.
Engineers at a lab in Florida have been working quietly for the last two and a half years on building the most powerful magnet...
A police officer in Florida died from his injuries Saturday, a day after his colleague was killed when a suspect fired at them during...