An estimated 1,700 in-person school days were lost as a result of COVID-19 isolation and quarantining and one person died after a two-day wrestling tournament that featured athletes from 10 high schools across three Florida counties, according to a federal study released Tuesday.
GOP lawmakers target big tech after Trump ban from social media
A resident of First Step Shelter in Daytona Beach was struck and killed early Monday morning.
The Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday approved a proposal that would give Florida businesses that “substantially” comply with public-health guidelines broad protection from coronavirus-related lawsuits filed by customers and employees.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says the federal government needs to send more COVID-19 vaccines to the state in order to meet the increasing demand from residents. But the White House pushed back, saying Florida has only administered about half of the vaccines it has been given.
A proposal that would require more online sellers to collect Florida sales taxes and turn the money over to the state appeared before the Senate Commerce and Tourism Committee on Monday.
With their win over the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship, the Buccaneers earned a spot in Super Bowl LV, which is being played at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, the Bucs’ home stadium, on February 7.
A bipartisan movement to legalize responsible marijuana use for adults 21 and older in Florida is underway.
A popular Orlando shopping center across the street from Walt Disney World is being turned over to the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) through eminent domain.
In Volusia County, a DeBary teenager convicted of killing his mother will spend decades in prison. Gregory Ramos was sentenced on Friday and he addressed the court.
Disney, Celebrity, Norwegian, Princess, and Royal Caribbean are part of a growing list of cruise lines that keep hitting the pause button when it comes to resuming service.
The Southern Poverty Law Center has designated the Proud Boys as a hate group.
Florida's Division of Emergency Management soft-launched a new statewide appointment hotline this week.
Publix Super Markets is recalling some steam-in-bag vegetables due to possible listeria contamination.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell recently crashed a Zoom meeting at Sarasota Memorial Hospital for a special reason.
State healthcare agencies on Friday released the latest coronavirus numbers in Florida, reporting an increase of 13,719 new cases.
Eliana and Humberto Hernandez have been married for 66 years and made their vows in sickness and in health. Now, the once perfectly healthy couple is suffering lingering health issues after contracting the coronavirus.
This week, Florida’s surgeon general said Florida was in a “supply-limited situation” when it comes to the COVID-19 vaccine.
Residents of The Villages cruised by an empty lot behind The Fresh Market, hoping to see some action Thursday. They were in search of the coronavirus vaccine.
State-run vaccination sites in Florida, like the one at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, will now require people to prove their Florida residency.