TALLAHASSEE — The data on Florida's mental health problem tells the story: people who go untreated for mental illness are more likely to be addicted to drugs, have children in the state's child welfare system, draw unemployment checks and land in prison.
TALLAHASSEE — As a liberal blogger in search of followers, Daniel Tilson cultivates a crowd that dislikes Republican Gov. Rick Scott.
WASHINGTON — Sen. Marco Rubio will announce his presidential intentions April 13 in Miami, using an appearance Monday afternoon on Fox News to build suspense for a decision that he has been working toward for quite a while.
TALLAHASSEE — Four years after championing a law that inadvertently made sexting an unenforceable crime in Florida, a state senator is pushing to close that loophole.
TALLAHASSEE — A Florida House panel on Monday gave its overwhelming support to a proposal seeking to reduce youth arrests by expanding civil-citation programs.
More and more, critics are making the case that keeping killer whales in captivity is harmful to the animals and dangerous for the people who train them. SeaWorld, the theme park that showcases the trained whales, is now fighting back.
At her small beach house that sits in a flood zone, Nancy Loft-Powers worries. The prospect of rising water, she said, isn't what bothers her. It's the expected rise in the cost of her $7,500 yearly flood insurance.
TALLAHASSEE — On a warm day last April, exactly one week after his 7th birthday, Calder Sloan plunged into the pool behind his North Miami home.
OMAHA, Neb. — The smell of Cuban coffee drifts from the kitchen as Carolyn Chester digs through photos, faded with age, that fill four boxes spread across the dining table.
Marco Rubio has reserved the Freedom Tower in downtown Miami for an undisclosed event April 13 in what appears to be a potential, if not likely, spot for Florida's junior senator to announce his candidacy for president.