1. Sterling Sheffield, an assistant professor of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at the University of Florida, holds an over-the-counter hearing aid Nov. 30 in Gainesville. OTC hearing aids started hitting the market in October after the FDA approved them for adults with mild-to-moderate hearing loss, and Sheffield has been testing them.
  2. Cathryn and John Gregory in the main Christmas tree field where they have been selling fresh-cut trees for 35 years, at the Unicorn Hill Christmas Tree Farm in Gainesville. The Gregorys sold 135 trees this year, but had to destroy hundreds more trees because of a bad case of needle cast which causes browning of the trees. [BRAD MCCLENNY | The Gainesville Sun]
  3. Shayne Marx and her husband Bryan Marx snuggle with their day-old baby, Peyton, in their hospital room at Tampa General Hospital on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022.
  4. A surge of anti-Jewish vitriol, spread by a world-famous rapper — Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, shown in this photo — an NBA star and other prominent people, is stoking fears that public figures are normalizing hate and ramping up the risk of violence in a country already experiencing a sharp increase in antisemitism.
  5. A plane pulling a banner reading "Put Monuments Back" and flying a Confederate flag circles TIAA Bank Field before an NFL football game between the Baltimore Ravens and the Jacksonville Jaguars on Nov. 27 in Jacksonville.
  6. A U.S. Coast Guard boat approaches a sailing vessel packed with migrants off the coast of Key Largo, Florida, that law enforcement sources say are from Haiti last month.
  7. U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla. is in the running for chairmanship of the powerful U.S. Ways and Means Committee. [CHRIS O'MEARA | Associated Press]
  8. Steven Lorenzo sits in court in 2017. Lorenzo has been awaiting a murder trial for five years on charges that he murdered Jason Galehouse and Michael Wachholz in 2003 in his Seminole Heights home.
  9. Former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club is seen in the aerial view in Palm Beach on Aug. 31, 2022. A federal appeals court has halted an independent review of documents seized from the estate, removing a hurdle the Justice Department said had delayed its criminal investigation into the retention of top secret government information.
  10. Tampa City Council member Bill Carlson has been a leading critic of proposals to treat wastewater and diverting it to places where it could mix with the drinking water supply.
  11. Former Seminole County tax collector Joel Greenberg.
  12. Three teenagers accused of spraying-painting racist and antisemitic messages multiple times over several weeks in South Florida have been arrested on felony charges.
  13. A syringe with the COVID vaccine.
  14. U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Nebraska, listens to a question during a University of Florida board of trustees meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022. The board later chose him to become UF's 13th president, starting in February.
  15. A store manager surveys the damage to Phantom Fireworks in West Melbourne on Tuesday, after it was destroyed by fire on Monday. Authorities say a Florida man drove his SUV into the fireworks store, sparking a massive fire in a crash that also killed the driver.
  16. A federal appeals court has reinstated a lawsuit brought by a former University of Connecticut women’s soccer player who lost her scholarship after she gave the middle finger to a television camera as the Huskies celebrated winning a conference championship.
  17. Suspended Hillsborough County State Attorney Andrew Warren, left, looks on as attorney Jean-Jacques Cabou, center, and attorney David Singer are seen during an August news conference in Tampa. Warren has filed a federal suit against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis who suspended him.
  18. This is an aerial drone photo of erosion and damage in Daytona Beach taken 48 hours after Hurricane Nicole made landfall near Vero Beach as a Category 1 storm.
  19. The Florida Attorney General’s Office is suing a Delray Beach-based real estate brokerage for allegedly using deceptive business practices to prey on vulnerable homeowners.
  20. Ron DeSantis, who shares a name with the governor, poses for a portrait at his home on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022, in Dunedin.
  21. Suspended Hillsborough State Attorney Andrew Warren speaks to reporters before a federal court hearing on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in Tallahassee.
  22. A dive team has been searching a Polk County lake since Saturday after a boy, 9, fell off a pontoon boat and was struck by a propeller.
  23. Belén Moyano plays the violin in "Hadestown," a musical that has won eight Tony Awards.
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