Facebook CEO, Now A Father, Will Give Away Most of His MoneyTalk about birth announcements: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife say they'll devote nearly all their wealth - roughly $45 billion - to solving the world's problems in celebration of their new baby daughter, Max. Zuckerberg's wife, Priscilla Chan, gave birth to a 7-pound, 8-ounce daughter last week. But the couple didn't put out the news until Tuesday, when Zuckerberg posted it on Facebook, of course.
Deaf Man Cycling For Cause Injured In Fla. Crash A deaf man's 175-day bicycle journey to raise awareness about cochlear implants almost ended after a hit-and-run crash on his way to Miami.
Florida Charity Hosts Birthday Bash For 1,200 Homeless South Florida officials are expecting more than 1,200 homeless people to attend a big birthday bash.
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Event: Walgreen's "Be The Match" Firetruck Pull Saturday May 18
Event: Gary Sinise & Lt. Dan Band concert May 10 in Tampa
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Fla. Charity Figures Pumped $1M To Politicians The key players behind a purported veterans charity accused of setting up illegal gambling rooms pumped more than $1 million into the campaign accounts of politicians who had the power to regulate or put them out of business.
57 Charged In Florida Gambling Scandal Florida's lieutenant governor resigned and nearly 60 other people were charged in a widening scandal of a purported veterans charity that authorities said Wednesday was $300 million front for illegal gambling.
Workers Say Fla. Veterans Charity Gave Little Money To VetsFormer employees say a veterans charity already under fire for how it raised hundreds of thousands of dollars in Tennessee handed out only a fraction of the money in the form of gift cards.
Opinion: Paul Ryan's Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget MathIf you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan's drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.
Coldplay Auctions Mylo Xyloto Art For Children's CharityWith help from Paris, a British graffiti artist, Coldplay will auction off the now famous rainbow--colored pieces responsible for the look and feel of Mylo Xyloto.