M.C. Davis was a gambler, a hard-nosed businessman, a guy determined to get his way — and a man who swooned over Florida nature.
INDIAN ROCKS BEACH — Score one for the water sports crowd.
And a crowd it was.
A Labor Day weekend visit to two west Pasco beaches is going to be accompanied by a warning to stay out of the water.
More than three decades ago, an Odessa couple wanted to take gulf-front property they owned and save it as a public park. If Pasco commissioners concur, the county plans to do just that by buying the island for $3.1 million.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — North America's tallest mountain doesn't just have a new name. It also has a new elevation.
Bears in the crosshairs and panthers pouncing on livestock are hot topics on the agenda today as the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission opens a two-day meeting in Fort Lauderdale.
BELLEAIR — Authorities have collected most of the diesel fuel that seeped into the Intracoastal Waterway Monday afternoon after a tanker truck malfunctioned, the state's Department of Environmental Protection said Tuesday.
FORT LAUDERDALE — Everglades National Park plans to restrict motorized boating on Florida Bay, designate additional land as wilderness and make the park more accessible to visitors as part of the first overhaul of its management plan in more than 30 years.
ST. PETERSBURG — When the city pumped more than 16 million gallons of untreated or partially treated sewage into Tampa and Boca Ciega bays this month, it thrust a coveted piece of waterfront property back into the public eye.
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. — General Mills has set an ambitious goal of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions 28 percent by 2025 — not just within its own operations but from farm to fork to landfill.