In 12 days since the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando that claimed the lives of 49 people — nearly all LGBTQ and Hispanic — Equality Florida Institute has helped raise more than $6 million for a victims fund.
The search party looking for the missing-at-sea Kimberly family found a second body. Neither has been confirmed officially as one of the Kimberlys, but realistic chances of finding any family members alive seem dim.
U.S. Coast Guard crews found a body Wednesday afternoon as they searched for a father and his three teeangers. The family has been missing since Sunday when they left Sarasota to take their boat to Fort Myers for repairs.
Is founding the popular grocery chain enough fame to land George Jenkins’ likeness in Statuary Hall at the Capitol? A state panel narrowed the list to a final three. Jenkins’ competition is Marjory Stoneman Douglas and Mary McLeod Bethune. The Legislature makes the final choice.
Democratic U.S. Senate candidate and U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson said on June 21, 2016 that Republican Marco Rubio is "incompetent" as a U.S. senator and it'd be "delightful" to take him on, if Rubio decides to seek re-election.
Nine days after the Orlando shooting massacre, Democratic U.S. Senate candidate and U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson called on Florida's Republican-led Legislature to take up a Connecticut law that strengthened gun control measures in that state following the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.