For the first time ever, the government released data detailing how much money Medicare is paying out. Among the early findings: Salomon Melgen, a West Palm Beach ophthalmologist, was paid $20.8 million by Medicare in 2012.
The abrupt announcement that a bill to give some undocumented immigrants in-state tuition would not, in effect, get a vote in Tallahassee caught Gov. Rick Scott and other Republicans by surprise.
Despite the heftier price tag, representatives for retired English soccer star David Beckham say they still want to build a home for their new professional franchise on the waterfront.