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A proposal to end the requirement that dog tracks race greyhounds in order to keep their gaming permits died Tuesday in the Florida Senate on a procedural vote.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari on Tuesday proposed scrapping California's complex education code, sending state money directly to individual schools rather than their districts, and offering state-funded scholarships to certain college students in exchange for a share of their future earnings.
Roughly $47 million to fund child welfare services was approved Tuesday by House and Senate Health and Human Services Appropriations conference committees.
Facing a friendly Democratic crowd Tuesday, former Gov. Charlie Crist called Gov. Rick Scott "a disaster" for Florida and predicted "the nightmare will be over" when he wins in November.
Climate change is already impacting south Florida coastal communities, which could see a three-foot rise in sea level by the end of the century, a panel of officials and scientists testified at a Senate hearing on Miami Beach on Tuesday.
Doctors would be able to increase the number of physician assistants they supervise from four to eight under a measure passed Tuesday by the House.
Broward's school district was just one of several districts across the state which experienced problems administering the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test on Tuesday because of a computer glitch.
An 11th-hour amendment could revive legislation dealing with the state's de facto voucher system, boosting the chances for one of House Speaker Will Weatherford's priorities after it was left for dead.
After seven years of working towards this historic achievement, FC Barcelona finally announced through their website that they will be opening the first official club academy in the United States.
Vico Confino is a husky 81-year-old hell-raiser with a thick Brooklyn accent and an outsized presence - slicked-back thin white hair, piercing blue eyes, leathery South Florida skin - that seem cut straight from a Sopranos casting.
WTSP was contacted for the first time by the Polk County school district about a Lakeland teacher who, according to police, admitted to having sex with her 17-year-old student.
Voters in two southwest Florida counties are going to the polls to pick a GOP nominee for a congressional seat.
When Tasha Trotter gave birth to a 3-pound baby girl in a Dollar General parking lot in 2010, paramedics noted that her behavior went beyond what was expected of a surprise delivery.
Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.
A same sex couple and their young son from South Florida were among the 30,000 or so who attended the 136th White House Easter Egg Roll in Washington.
The state's House and Senate are prepared to begin negotiations Monday night on a roughly $75 billion budget for the fiscal year starting July 1st.