TALLAHASSEE — After hearing emotional and graphic testimony from families of murder victims, Florida House members stood firm Wednesday on a new death penalty law that does not require jurie …
TALLAHASSEE — After hearing emotional and graphic testimony from families of murder victims, Florida House members stood firm Wednesday on a new death penalty law that does not require juries to be unanimous in recommending death sentences.
The U.S. women's national soccer team was scheduled to be briefed Tuesday night on the developing Zika virus crisis in Latin America, a day before the start of the CONCACAF Olympic qualification tournament in Texas.
HUDSON — Pasco County sheriff's deputies have taken a man into custody, accusing him of severely beating and stabbing a dog.
Today in the Syrian capital, an ISIS-credited car bomb struck an area that had been quiet for about two years under a local agreement between the Syrian government and insurgents. …
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has canceled an event in South Carolina on the heels of his disappointing finish in the New Hampshire GOP primary.
BRANDON — An 18-year-old alternative school student was arrested Wednesday morning after authorities learned that he was loading a gun on a school bus, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.
It's gotten even tougher for jobless Floridians to get unemployment benefits as they try to get back to work.
With legislation that would block all local governments from banning ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft apparently stalled in the Florida Senate, lawmakers are pushing forward with a plan to do so in Hillsborough County alone.
TAMPA — Subject to a Hillsborough County School Board vote next week, Tinker K‑8 will be the official school for middle school students living on MacDill Air Force Base.
TAMPA — The Lois Avenue entrance to northbound Interstate 275 reopened Wednesday after being closed for almost three years.
The Lightning lost more than just a game Monday night in Ottawa....
Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Tony Dungy was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday. ...
Trying to get Florida lawmakers' support for one of his more lesser-profile priorities, Republican Gov. Rick Scott rallied in the Capitol rotunda this morning to raise awareness for his call to invest $20 million in a grant program that would help students at the state's 48 post-secondary technical centers....