Fla. Suspect Hid In Home During 11-Hour Standoff Central Florida authorities evacuated nearly two dozen homes after a suspect wanted for attempted murder barricaded himself inside a home, leading to an 11-hour standoff.
Obamacare To Play Prominent Role In Midterm ElectionsThe candidates are Alex Sink, Democrat, and David Jolly, Republican, but Obamacare is on the ballot in a big way in a competitive House race in Florida that offers a preview of the nationwide campaign for Congress this fall.
Fla. Legislators Approve Plan For Teacher RaisesFlorida's teachers are going to get a pay raise, but it won't be coming until next year.
Fla. Lawmakers Seek To Outlaw BongsA House panel now is scheduled to discuss a proposed law that prohibits the sale of glass and other pipes known to be used for marijuana smoking and best known as "bongs."
Debate Heats Up On Florida 'Parent Trigger' BillWith a vote looming in the Florida House, rival groups are ratcheting up their arguments for and against a bill that would give parents a stronger voice in charting turnaround plans for failing public schools.
House Votes To Raise Campaign Contribution Limits By ThousandsCampaign contribution limits would soar from $500 to $5,000 for statewide candidates and $3,000 for legislative and other candidates under a wide-ranging bill passed by the House on Friday.
Fla. Sinkhole That Swallowed Man Grows DeeperEngineers worked gingerly to find out more about a slowly growing sinkhole that swallowed a Florida man in his bedroom, believing the entire house could eventually succumb to the unstable ground.
Small Plane Crashes Into Home Near Airport Authorities say a small plane carrying five passengers was trying to land at a central Florida airport when it crashed into a house.
Opinion: Ballots Full Of WomenWhile Mitt Romney talks about binders full of women, Democrats have ballots full of women.
Opinion: Romney's Desperation Showing In Final Days Of CampaignAs the campaign draws to a close it has become very apparent that Obama will return to the White House and that Harry Reid will lead a Democratic Senate.
‘Watch,’ ‘House,’ Tie With $13M At Weekend Box OfficeJake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena’s police story “End of Watch” and Jennifer Lawrence’s horror flick “House at the End of the Street” take the No. 1 spot.
Opinion: Ryan VP Pick Changes Electoral MathPaul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.
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