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Florida sheriff: 6 children, 2 adults shot to death

BELL — A man killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself in a shooting at a home in a small town in North Florida Thursday, a sheriff said.
Updated: 3 mins ago

Feds release $71.5M withheld during migrant crisis

MIAMI — Groups that provide refugee services across the United States expressed relief Thursday after the federal government announced the release of $71.5 million it had reprogrammed in June to deal with the thousands of unaccompanied minors ...
Updated: 1 hour ago

Steam used to kill deadly Florida citrus bacteria

ST. PETERSBURG – A group of University of Florida researchers are using steam in an attempt to kill a deadly citrus disease that’s ravaging the state’s groves.
Updated: 7 hours ago

Steam being used to kill deadly citrus bacteria

UF researchers: steam helpful in killing deadly citrus greening bacteria
Updated: 14 hours ago

2 in Keys charged with $300M vacation rental fraud

2 in Florida Keys charged with $300 million vacation rental fraud scheme
Updated: 14 hours ago

Census offers a glimpse of Fla. in 2013

Fla. became better educated in 2013, but state is leader in home vacancies, retail workers
Updated: 14 hours ago

Parents suing center for deaf, autistic children

Parents allege abuse in lawsuits against Florida center for deaf, autistic children
Updated: 14 hours ago

Florida caterpillar can harm humans if touched

Furry, white-and-brown 'puss' caterpillars release toxin if touched
Updated: 14 hours ago

Report: NFL racial hiring up, women hires lagging

NFL achieves high marks for racial hiring, struggles to hire women at team level
Updated: 23 hours ago

Former Gov. Crist lays out his plan to create jobs

Former Gov. Charlie Crist lays out broad plan to create jobs; Calls for help for film industry
Updated: 23 hours ago