Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:06:59 GMT
In this July 13, 2016 photo, retired New York Police Department Sgt. Ronald Buell, center, leaves federal district court in Manhattan.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:04:27 GMT
Geneva Reed-Veal, whose daughter Sandra Bland died in police custody in Texas; Sybrina Fulton, whose son Trayvon Martin was killed by a neighborhood watch volunteer in Sanford in 2012; and Gwen Carr, whose son Eric Garner died after New York City police used a banned chokehold on him, are part of Mothers of the Movement, women whose children were by guns or at the hands of police. They campaigned for Hillary Clinton in Pompano Beach on Sept.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:45:03 GMT
The proliferation of harmful algae blooms typically cause damage either directly by releasing toxins into the water and air or indirectly by throwing off the balance of the ecosystem through oxygen depletion. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department shows gulf menhaden carcasses washed along the shoreline of Packery Channel in Corpus Christi, Texas, Sept.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:17:22 GMT
Locked in a tight race in Florida where turnout is key to victory, Hillary Clinton wants counties to expand early voting to the most days and hours allowed by state law. But with voting by mail fast becoming the most popular way to vote in the state, it won't happen.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:03:29 GMT
On the one-month anniversary of the Pulse nightclub massacre in July, Orlando city commissioner Patty Sheehan and a friend take a last look at crosses honoring the 49 victims. A survivor of the attack wants a temporary stop to the distribution of money raised for the victims until an audit is done.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:49:01 GMT
Team members from the Florida Department of Transportation, Florida Polytechnic University and Florida's Turnpike Enterprise gather to announce their new partnership, SunTrax, a state-of-the-art testing and research facility to help advance tolling and transportation technology. Florida Department of Transportation Secretary Jim Boxold today announced a long-term partnership between FDOT and Florida Polytechnic University to construct the new, state-of-the-art transportation technology testing facility, SunTrax.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:43:14 GMT
Democrat Hillary Clinton has pulled ahead of Republican rival Donald Trump in the traditional battleground state of Florida, strengthening her position in the race for the White House, the Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation project showed ahead of the pair's first presidential debate on Monday night. If the election were held on Monday, Clinton would lead Trump in the Electoral College by 259 to 191, with an 88 percent chance of reaching the 270 needed to win, according to the project's results.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 04:43:10 GMT
Two men arrested in the killings of a California couple were friends with the victims' teenage daughter and all att Kathy Sosnoski wants answers as to why her husband's body is still sitting at Griffith-Cline Funeral Home in Bradenton - 16 days after he di Florida Gov. Rick Scott issued an emergency rule Monday requiring polluters to notify the Florida Department of Environmental protection, lo
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:09:43 GMT
A tangled Florida Panhandle case involving a sheriff, accusations of misconduct and an argument over gun rights has taken a new twist that now involves homicide. State authorities announced Monday that they had arrested Floyd Eugene Parrish of a second-degree murder charge.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:04:08 GMT
County elections supervisors are up for pay raises, while penalties increase for trafficking in the modern version of food stamps and for stealing credit-card information at gas pumps, under new laws that go into effect Saturday. HB 75, which expands rules regarding electronic monitoring devices.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:38:44 GMT
Dine in Mexico, and you'll more than likely find avocado on your table at some point - most commonly served sliced and salted as a side dish.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:16:17 GMT
Greg and Sarah Moyers had been saving for months to take their two young daughters from their small town in Missouri to Florida. They visited Disney World, Universal Studios and were on their way to the beach when everything came to a halt Sunday.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:24:36 GMT
A federal lawsuit was filed late Thursday by three central Florida residents who live near a fertilizer plant where more than 200 million gallons of contaminated wastewater leaked into one of the state's main underground sources of drinking water. The proposed class-action lawsuit filed Thursday seeks to recover damages, including for the residents' possible losses of private wells, and for water testing, monitoring and treatment.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 03:37:14 GMT
An antiregulation group is accusing U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy of wanting to use the Senate to adopt policies that would raise the cost of just about everything, starting with your utility bills. "Vote against Patrick Murphy," reads a mailer we received Sept.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:39:15 GMT
From sunrise to high noon, dozens of community members stopped by Toomer's Corner to see how their beloved live oak stood after the fire. Hours after the live oak was set on fire early Sunday morning, Auburn law enforcement officials have the person believed responsible in custody.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 19:40:50 GMT
Donald Trump may seem like the quintessential New Yorker, but it wouldn't be too far off to label him as a Florida Man. The Sunshine State is Trump's second home and it's also where you will find one of his proudest possessions--his Palm Beach estate Mar-a-Lago.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 15:40:10 GMT
Donald Trump has called Russian President Vladimir Putin "a leader - unlike what we have in this country."