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.
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.
3 Florida Guys Find A Career Playing Video GamesFrom nine to five, seven days a week, Robert Schill plays video games while sitting on a plush, brown sofa in central Florida.
Red Tide Off Northwest Florida Could Hit EconomyToxic algae in the northeast Gulf of Mexico are killing sea turtles, sharks and fish.
CDC: US Births Up For First Time In 5 Years, Improved Economy CitedThe baby recession may be at an end: After a five-year span in which the number of children born in the United States dropped each year, 2013 saw a minute increase.
Fla. House Approves Nearly $75.3 Billion Budget
Fla. Unemployment Rate Declines To 6.2 PercentFlorida's economy showed continued signs of improvement as the state's unemployment rate dropped again last month.
Gallup: Economic Conservatism Down, Social Liberalism UpA recent Gallup Poll shows decreasing numbers of the American populace identifying themselves as economically conservative.
US Home Prices Rise Nearly 11 %, Most Since 2006
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