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RUBIO KNEW ABOUT ELECTION HACKING IN 2018 BUT RESTRICTED IN WHAT HE COULD SAY IN NELSON'S DEFENSE

When U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson was castigated by his Republican challenger, Gov. Rick Scott, last year for saying Russian hackers had broken...

HERE ARE 10 MAJOR ISSUES THAT DIED IN FLORIDA LEGISLATURE

TALLAHASSEE - Maybe next year. When lawmakers hit the road Saturday after ending the 2019 legislative session, they left behind hundreds...

 
 
 

ORLANDO SEEKS CONSULTANT FOR 'SMART CITY' PLAN TO DETERMINE CITY'S TECH FUTURE

Orlando has ambitions of joining cities across the globe in further relying on technology to boost the quality of life. Under the moniker...

MAN ARRESTED AFTER SHATTERING FOX 35 NEWS VAN WINDSHIELD WITH BUD LIGHT BOTTLE, DEPUTIES SAY

A man was arrested for harassing a Fox 35 News employee and shattering his windshield with a beer bottle in Altamonte Springs on Friday,...

 
 
 

JOE LOPEZ TO TAKE ON JOHN MINA AGAIN IN 2020 ORANGE COUNTY SHERIFF ELECTION

Joe Lopez, the retired Florida Highway Patrol chief who challenged John Mina's successful bid for sheriff last year, announced he is...

APOPKA AGREES TO PAY LEGAL BILLS OF EX-MAYOR JOE KILSHEIMER WHO FOUGHT AN ETHICS COMPLAINT AND WON

Apopka will pay the legal bills for former Mayor Joe Kilsheimer who fought a state ethics complaint and won. He was wrongly accused...

 
 
 

SUNRAIL TRAIN HITS VEHICLE, CAUSING DELAYS IN MAITLAND, WINTER PARK AREA

A Sunrail train struck a passenger vehicle Monday morning in Maitland and is causing traffic delays, according to the Maitland Police...

ORLANDO MAN, 38, DIES AFTER 2 VEHICLES ROLL OVER HIM IN HIT-AND-RUN CRASH, FHP SAYS

A 38-year-old man was struck and killed by a vehicle in a hit-and-run accident early Monday while trying to cross an Orange County...

 
 
 

OFFICERS SEEK 3 SUSPECTS IN ORLANDO HOME INVASION, SPOKESMAN SAYS

Three male suspects are at large after a home invasion Sunday night, an Orlando Police Department spokesman said. Officers arrived...

CHARTER-SCHOOL FUNDING, SALES-TAX HOLIDAYS CLEAR FLORIDA LEGISLATURE

TALLAHASSEE - After a battle about the issue, a proposal to distribute voter-approved local money to charter schools landed back in...

 
 
 

PLANE SKIDS OFF RUNWAY, INTO RIVER AT NAS JACKSONVILLE; ALL PASSENGERS ACCOUNTED FOR, OFFICIALS SAY

A commercial plane landing at U.S. Naval Air Station Jacksonville skidded off the runway and into the St. Johns River, officials say....

ANONYMOUS LETTER CLAIMED YEARS OF ABUSE BY ORLANDO FIRE DEPARTMENT DEPUTY CHIEF

An Orlando Fire Department deputy chief accused in an EEOC complaint of belittling a female employee was also the subject of a letter...

 
 
 

HER SON KILLED HIMSELF AFTER YEARS IN SOLITARY CONFINEMENT. SHE WANTS FLORIDA TO CHANGE HOW IT USES THE PRACTICE

In the last letter he wrote his mother while incarcerated at Santa Rosa Correctional Institution in July 2018, Michael Cuebas said...

FLORIDA LAWMAKERS SET STAGE FOR HEMP INDUSTRY

Moving quickly after the passage of a federal law, the Florida Legislature on Friday gave final approval to a bill aimed at creating...

 
 
 

PROUD OF MARIJUANA PLANT, FLORIDA MAN ARRESTED AFTER SHOWING IT TO DEPUTIES: REPORT

Arthur Carracino was proud of his marijuana plant. Apparently too proud. The 65-year-old Bunnell man was smoking marijuana out of a...

FLORIDA MAN PUT SHOCK COLLAR ON 2-YEAR-OLD GIRL, AUTHORITIES SAY

An Escambia County man was arrested Wednesday under suspicion of using multiple methods of torture to abuse a 2-year-old girl, according...

 
 
 

MAN ARRESTED IN OSCEOLA ATTEMPTED TO RUN OVER TROOPERS: REPORT

A 22-year-old man was arrested in Osceola County on Thursday after he stole a Florida Highway Patrol cruiser and attempted to run over...

JUDGE DISMISSES COMPENSATION CLAIM FOR FREED DEATH-ROW INMATE CLEMENTE AGUIRRE-JARQUIN

A judge on Thursday dismissed former death-row inmate Clemente Aguirre-Jarquin's request for compensation under a state law providing...

 
 
 

FIGHT OVER CONFEDERATE STATUE IS FAR FROM OVER, OPPONENTS VOW AFTER FIERY MEETING

More than 400 people crammed into the Lake County historic courthouse for meeting many hoped would derail an effort to bring a statue...

MURPHY, WALTZ SEEK FBI BRIEFING ON 2016 RUSSIAN HACKING FOR ENTIRE FLORIDA DELEGATION

U.S. Reps. Stephanie Murphy and Michael Waltz have requested a classified FBI briefing for the Florida congressional delegation in...

 
 
 



Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

The debate marks the first time the Democratic candidates will meet since the House moved forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. “The United... Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

Fake video of President Trump shooting critics, media shown at meeting of...

Fake video of President Trump shooting critics, media shown at meeting of Trump supporters

The "unauthorized video" was shown last week "in a side room" at an American Priority conference at Trump's Doral Miami resort, the event's organizer, Alex Phillips, said. Read more ...

Texas cop resigns & may face charges after shooting and killing a woman...

Texas cop resigns & may face charges after shooting and killing a woman playing video games with child in her own home

A Texas police officer who shot and killed a black woman through a window of her own home while she was playing video games with her nephew has resigned and may face criminal... Read more ...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in wheelchair

A Texas mom who needlessly put her healthy son through hundreds of doctors' visits - including 13 major surgeries that left him wheelchair-bound and with a feeding tube - has... Read more ...

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

The Rhode Island statue, which had a sign placed next to it, was spattered with red paint. Read more ...

Former police officer who fatally shot woman in her own home was booked for...

Former police officer who fatally shot woman in her own home was booked for murder

A former Texas police officer who shot and killed a woman in her own home over the weekend was booked at the Tarrant County Jail and charged with murder on Monday evening local... Read more ...

Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak has field day, nets four vs. Anaheim

Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak has field day, nets four vs. Anaheim

Pastrnak tied the Bruins' single-game goal record, scoring all four in their win against the Anaheim Ducks on Monday. Read more ...

Blaney beats Newman in photo finish at Talladega

Blaney beats Newman in photo finish at Talladega

Blaney's first win of the season advanced him to the round of eight Read more ...