After Several Tries Florida Finally gets New Insurance ChiefAfter a contentious and bumpy process that saw Florida's top Republican officials deadlock several times, the state has a new insurance commissioner just weeks before the start of hurricane season.
Florida's Unemployment Rate Dips Below 5 PercentFlorida's unemployment rate is below 5 percent for the first time in eight years.
Duke Energy Signs Deal To Turn Pig Poop Into...Duke Energy Corp. said Monday it is expanding its renewable energy from livestock waste, adding poop power to investments the country's largest electric company has made in whirring wind turbines and acres of solar arrays.
A Little Bird Told Me: Americans Pony Up $60 Billion on PetsAmericans spent just over $60 billion on their pets last year, a record fueled by a big jump in what owners shelled out for services like grooming, boarding and training.
Self-Driving Cars Are ComingI was hoping to live well in to my eighties, mostly because I want to be a burden on my daughter and partially because I believe if I live long enough, I'll get to be one of those talking heads in a jar like on Futurama.
$6 Billion Expansion, Renovation for Busy Atlanta AirportOfficials in Atlanta are laying the groundwork for an expansion of the world's busiest airport.
Lawmakers Pass Bill to Stop Gas Pump Credit Card SkimmersGas stations will have to install security devices on pumps to make sure illegal credit card skimmers aren't placed in them under a bill now going to Gov. Rick Scott.
Swallowing Hard, Trump Rivals Vow To Back Him If NominatedThe Republican establishment and its last best hopes to defeat Donald Trump spent a long and extraordinary day denouncing the billionaire businessman as dangerous, a "phony" and a "con man" unfit for office. Then, when it was all over, Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz and John Kasich swallowed hard and said they'd support Trump if he wins the GOP nomination.
2 Florida Cities Among Leaders in Home 'Flipping'Two Florida metro areas were among the leaders last year in house flipping.
Obama in Florida will Tout Benefits of Economic StimulusPresident Barack Obama is heading to Florida to tout the benefits of the massive economic stimulus bill he signed shortly after taking office seven years ago.
Florida Company Creating More than 80 Jobs Near GreenvilleA Florida produce company is expanding to Greenville County where it expects to create more than 80 jobs during the next five years.
Making Soda Cool: Coke, Pepsi Try Giving Soda Hipster AppealCoke and Pepsi want to shake their Big Gulp image and cultivate a more hipster appeal.