Florida teen gets 45 years, convicted of strangling mom after argument about school grades

A Florida teenager who authorities say killed his mom when he was 15 after an argument about his school grades was sentenced Friday to 45 years in prison. Gregory Ramos, now 17, reportedly…

Florida limits COVID-19 vaccines to residents citing limited supply

Florida is limiting coronavirus vaccines to residents and health care workers who travel to the state to provide care amid scant supply and anecdotes of so-called “vaccine tourism.” In a…

Florida restaurant manager who helped save abused boy calls note from investigators the best birthday gift

There’s no present like the present. The Florida restaurant manager credited with saving a young boy from an abusive household has revealed why a simple update from the authorities was her…

Trump gets warm Florida greeting from supporters after arriving from DC

Former President Trump received a warm greeting from supporters in South Florida on Wednesday morning as he made his way to his Mar-a-Lago resort after leaving the White House for the last…

Coronavirus-related syndrome behind death of Florida girl, 8: ‘She was a perfect child’

A Florida family is grieving the loss of an 8-year-old girl who died after showing signs of a rare but serious syndrome related to the novel coronavirus, her father said. …

Thousands raised for Florida restaurant manager who saved boy from abusive home

A restaurant manager whose intuition told her that a child was in danger has received a huge tip for helping save the boy from an abusive home. Flaviane Carvalho has…

Fired Florida data analyst Rebekah Jones bonds out of jail, says she tested positive for coronavirus

Rebekah Jones, the former Florida Department of Health data analyst who helped build the state’s coronavirus case tracker — only to be fired last year for alleged insubordination — said she tested positive for the…

Closed California versus open Florida, who is outperforming the other?

Nearly a year since COVID-19 first touched the United States, California, and Florida – both of which have responded to the pandemic in their own ways – are yielding vastly…

Sen. Rick Scott: ‘We should not have Florida taxpayers bailing out New York’

Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., argues President-elect Joe Biden’s coronavirus relief plan, which calls for $350 billion ‘bailout’ for state and local governments, ‘makes no sense.’ Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., argued…

Josh Hawley’s Florida fundraiser canceled by Loews Hotels after liberal lawyer posts flyer online

A planned February fundraiser in Florida for U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley was canceled Saturday as hotel chain Loews Hotels decided to pull out of the event. The Loews cancelation was…