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A Florida judge threw out the state's congressional district map on Thursday because two districts were drawn in a partisan manner that violated the state constitution.
Judge Terry Lewis on Thursday found that the state's Republican-controlled Legislature broke the law when it drew up political maps in 2012.
Republican Gov. Rick Scott is a multimillionaire and flies in a private jet, yet his campaign decided to criticize Democratic challenger Charlie Crist as an elitist for wearing a Rolex watch.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott's campaign for re-election is hitting Democratic rival Charlie Crist with a barrage of attacks but his campaign team has also committed a series of blunders this year.
The warden of a South Florida prison where an inmate was left in a scalding shower until he died in 2012 has been suspended.
Florida is scheduled to execute a man Thursday who was convicted of raping and murdering an 11-year-old girl in 1994.
A Broward man with the logo for Bentley luxury automobiles tattooed on his face has been charged with identity theft to file fraudulent income tax returns.
A Polk County art teacher and four other finalists learn tonight who will win Florida's highest teacher honor: Teacher of the Year.
Sharon-based Quaker Steak & Lube announced a development agreement to add four restaurants in central Florida.
So with the help of Jeff Archer, YOLO board co-founder, the Special Olympics division was created.
The South Florida mosquito season has hit the misery zone, spreading clouds of pesky marsh mosquitoes and bringing the first local case of dengue fever.
Some of the damage caused by Hurricane Charley in Zolfo Springs, Fla., on Aug. 18, 2004.
A Florida woman faces animal cruelty charges following the death of a dog that authorities say was left in her car for more than 13 hours.
A man convicted of the 1994 rape and killing of an 11-year-old Florida girl is set to be executed Thursday with the victim's grandmother watching from the witness chamber on behalf of the child and her deceased mother.
A 4-year-old Russian blue cat named Kush is being quarantined after apparently going berserk inside a central Florida home, prompting its owners to call 911.
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