ST. PETERSBURG — Tampa Bay leaders say there are some challenges to asking for one-year allotments for transportation in the state budget — not the least of which is potentially crossing the state Department of Transportation, which oversees the bulk of the money.
ORLANDO — A judge says Florida's governor can remove a prosecutor from a death penalty-eligible case and has denied a request to delay the proceedings.
NFL owners will vote today on a proposal that would limit overtime during the preseason and regular season to 10 minutes.
Florida taxpayers get the third best "bang for their buck" in the country when it comes to government services. According to a study released Tuesday by WalletHub, Florida residents pay relatively low taxes compared to the quality of government services they receive.
Reporter Jeff Solochek speaks with Shawn Frost, president of the Florida Coalition of School Board Members, about a bill that would allow board members to visit schools. Right now, in some instances, elected school board members are barred from such visits, which Frost says can prevent them from seeing what's really …
UPDATE, 11:00: The deal is now official, Bourjos acquired for cash considerations or a player to be named.
Though he is a class xx(b) free agent, the Rays will delay the decision on whether he makes the opening day roster by paying him the $100,000 retention bonus. That also gives them the option to …
LUTZ — A Temple Terrace woman is facing charges after she left the scene of a crash and later admitted she struck a car on purpose Monday in Lutz because she was angry it was in her way, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
What we tried: While some kids dream of being astronauts or actors or athletes, I always wanted to be a cake decorator. My mom would park me in front of the Publix bakery, feed me one of their free sprinkled sugar cookies, and let me watch as the bakers piped borders and dropped sugar roses onto large sheet …
This year’s Sunset Music Festival is going hard on island vibes.
TAMPA — One female student stabbed another at Chamberlain High School on Tuesday morning, police said.
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Challenging its reputation as a low-wage state, Florida registered strong gains in personal income growth Tuesday, ranking third in growth last year among all states, according to data out Tuesday from the U.S. Commerce Department's Bureau of Economic Analysis.
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio today blasted the growing possibility of a Democratic filibuster against Neil Gorsuch, a preview of the next round of fighting to reach Capitol Hill.
WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices jumped in January from a year earlier at the fastest pace in nearly 2 ½ years as a tight supply of houses for sale spurred bidding wars in many cities.
Clearly, something's afoot. But there is no sign. No buckskin-clad actor passing out handbills or selling glow-in-the-dark swords. Think a little harder and the conclusion becomes obvious: This must be some kind of traveling theater company, probably about to put on a rock opera of some kind that involves aerial acts in …