Republicans — long accustomed to the support of national security-focused voters — are struggling to respond to the unusually large number of military veterans running as Democrats in the 2018 midterms.
Police and a grieving father gathered Monday to mark what would have been the 18th birthday of Tequila Forshee, who was shot and killed as she got her hair braided at her grandmother’s Miami Gardens house.
The Department of Economic Opportunity launched a new program providing $616 million to help those in Florida’s hardest-hit areas rebuild their damaged homes after Irma. Florida Keys to get first center.
All lots and expiration dates of Ocean Saline Nasal Spray have been recalled for a possible microbial combination, according to an announcement by Publix. Walmart, Walgreens, Amazon and others also sell the spray.
Democrat Andrew Gillum called Republican opponent Ron DeSantis “unstable” Monday after the former congressman accused the Tallahassee mayor of aligning himself with anti-Israel forces and blasted the media for a “double standard” in the race for Florida governor.
Republican Ron DeSantis accused the media of manufacturing controversy over supporters who express racists views while ignoring Democrat Andrew Gillum’s associations with what he called anti-Semitic groups.
The Department of Homeland Security will audit contracts to remove debris from the Florida Keys after Hurricane Irma, according to a letter sent to Florida Democratic lawmakers, who have alleged price gouging.
The New England Patriots are struggling and trail the Miami Dolphins by two games in the AFC East after only three weeks. And while history suggests the Patriots will recover, facts with their personnel suggest trouble could continue.
Erick Betancourt pleaded guilty to causing the fiery car crash that killed Anthony Rodriguez, known as a “DJ SonicC” in January 2014. He avoided prison. The crash also killed Gabriel Hernandez and Betancourt’s own 15-year-old sister, Gisele Betancourt.
A Florida man who says he was looking for water on the roof of a convenience store in Deland was arrested on an attempted burglary charge and damage to property, according to the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office.
The Cuban leader arrived in New York on Sunday accompanied by several Cuban ministers and his wife, Liz Cuesta. He said he was coming to the United Nations to bring a “message of peace” and “to denounce the aberrant policy” of the U.S. embargo on the island.
Three political newcomers are running for an open City Commission seat in Sunny Isles Beach. David Grossman, Felix Kizhner and Alexander Lama are facing off for Seat 2, which represents the central section of the city.
Tequila Forshee, who would have turned 18 on Sept. 24, 2018, was remembered in a ceremony at Lester B. Brown Park in Miami Gardens. Tequila was killed in 2013 as she got her hair braided in her grandmother's home. Her killer has never been found.
A Stanford University study on varicose vein risk factors used an algorithm to find that being tall is a likely cause. Circulation, a journal, published the study, which also said age and being a woman heighten risk.