A new study says about once in every six times someone is taken to an emergency room or checks in to a hospital as an in-patient, the treatment is followed by a "surprise" medical bill. The report Thursday from the...
A Florida police department is trying to locate the owner of a prosthetic ear that was found on a beach after a competition.
A new study says about once in every six times someone is taken to an emergency room or checks in to a hospital, the treatment is followed by a "surprise" medical bill.
A new poll shows Americans prefer a space program that focuses on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots to explore the cosmos over sending humans back to the moon or on to Mars.
Officials say a white Florida police officer who appears to be choking a black teenager on video has been fired.
Florida's four-legged rescue workers are preparing for another potentially busy hurricane season.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' case against the sheriff he suspended because of his department's response to the Parkland school shooting is largely tied to the inactions of a deputy who failed to enter the school...
Authorities say two teenage brothers and a teenage girl are dead following a crash on a Florida causeway.
A Florida city agreed to pay $600,000 in ransom to hackers who took over its computer system, the latest in thousands of attacks worldwide aimed at extorting money from governments and businesses.
Authorities in Florida say a man was arrested outside the arena where President Donald Trump made his reelection announcement for trying to slap a cellphone out of a journalist's hand.
Boeing says it's moving the headquarters of its space and launch division to Florida.
Barry University officials say a former university president who played a key role in the polarizing Elian Gonzalez case has died. Sister Jeanne O'Laughlin was 90.
A Florida man is facing attempted murder charges after police say he dragged an officer who had found marijuana in his vehicle during a traffic stop.
A Florida man has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for a 2012 drunken boating accident that killed his wife.
An overnight fire near the Alabama-Florida state line has destroyed multiple condominiums near the beach at Perdido Key.
Police say a man suspected of robbing a cellphone store shot and killed himself after officers tracked him down and tried to stop him.
Authorities say a 2-year-old boy drowned in a pool in Florida after getting out of the house while his grandfather went to use the bathroom.
A Florida company plans to close three nursing homes in Nebraska.
President Donald Trump has jabbed at the press and poked the eye of the political establishment he ran against in 2016 as he kicked off his reelection campaign.
Authorities say a Florida man was found dead following a fire at a manufactured home.
Two Republicans and a Democrat have taken over Florida House seats previously held by members of their respective parties.
The Latest on a Senate hearing reviewing the suspension of a Florida sheriff who oversaw the Parkland shooting response (all times local):
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A woman arrested in Florida for the fatal shooting of her mother in Goffstown, New Hampshire, is waiving extradition.
Vice President Mike Pence has toured a U.S. Navy hospital ship launching a five-month medical assistance mission to Latin American countries struggling to absorb hundreds of thousands of migrants from crisis-wracked...
The Latest on planned protests of President Trump's reelection announcement in Florida (all times local):
A Florida man who pretended to be an Uber driver to sexually assault a college student has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.
A federal grand jury has indicted a Delaware accused of making hoax emergency calls to locations across the country, causing police and SWAT teams to respond.
A lawyer says Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' decision to suspend the sheriff who oversaw the response to the Parkland school shooting was a knee-jerk reaction based on politics, not facts.
Attorneys for a Florida man accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black man during a dispute over a parking space want to call as an expert witness the local sheriff.
Icelandair has pulled out of Tampa International Airport because the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max jets has left it short of planes.
The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):
A judge has ruled that a Florida church and its two pastors should return $2 million in donations they received from a parishioner who stole the money in a Ponzi scheme.
A Florida public defender lost two dogs and a cat in a fire that destroyed his home.
An Air Force major has drowned while on a cruise in the Caribbean.
A Florida sheriff's office is creating a new unit to focus on the county's mental health needs.
A Florida police officer has been found guilty of culpable negligence for shooting at a severely autistic man and wounding the man's caretaker.
Opponents of President Donald Trump's reelection announcement in Florida are launching their protests at a nearby gay bar where a mariachi band and a drag queen will perform.
President Donald Trump captured the Republican Party and then the presidency in 2016 as an insurgent intent on disrupting the status quo. As he mounts his reelection bid, Trump is offering himself as the outsider once...
Authorities say a Florida deputy shot a woman who was fighting with her adult daughter.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced that county elections departments will retain more than $2 million in unspent grant money aimed at stopping cyber-attacks on the state's voting system.
A Parkland school shooting survivor says Harvard University revoked his acceptance over racist comments he made online and in text messages about two years ago.
Four people who say they were harmed by pollution from Carnival Corp. cruise ships are seeking status as victims with rights to review a recent settlement.
A Florida woman has become a U.S. citizen at the age of 103.
A stretch of road on Florida's Gulf Coast that was adopted by the Ku Klux Klan 25 years ago is now being sponsored by a gay rights group.
Florida is bucking the trend by seeing rises in foreclosure starts.
Florida A&M University's chief financial officer has resigned, and two other administrators have been fired, after an internal audit disclosed officials were using unauthorized auxiliary funds to cover expenses in...
President Donald Trump's early strength in Florida on the night of the 2016 election was the first sign he was about to score an upset victory. In an otherwise bleak 2018 for Republicans, the state was again a bright...
Authorities say a Louisiana man drowned off a Florida Panhandle beach.
More than 600 divers scooped up trash from the ocean floor off a South Florida beach, setting a Guinness World Records milestone for largest underwater cleanup.
Hundreds of protesters are gathering in South Florida to protest outside a facility that has become the nation's biggest location for detaining immigrant children.
Firefighters in Florida rescued seven passengers from an amusement park ride.
The University of Florida wants to embark on a growth spurt.
A coalition of religious groups bailed out three Florida men who couldn't afford to pay for their releases from jail after being charged with nonviolent misdemeanor offenses.
It was the escalator ride that would change history.
A Chinese woman visiting from Michigan was arrested on a charge of disturbing a sea turtle nest.
A South Florida man thought he snagged a deal when he paid $9,100 in an online auction for what he thought was a villa. What he got was a 1-foot-by-100-foot strip of land.
Immigrant advocates have filed legal documents to try to force the administration of President Donald Trump to quickly release immigrant children from a Florida detention center.
A Republican county commissioner on Florida's Space Coast described the future children of the head of the local Democratic Party as "litter" and a "scourge on humanity" on social media posts.
Universal Orlando Resort's new Harry Potter-themed roller coaster opened this week, and visitors were waiting in line for multiple hours to ride it.
A Florida company that makes organic fertilizer supplements will open a north Mississippi factory, investing $8 million and hiring 25 people.
A South Carolina woman has reached the Florida Keys, completing a 2,575-mile (4,144-kilometer) walk to give attention to the opioid overdose crisis.
A Florida man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for a drunken driving crash that killed his father.
A federal lawsuit alleging President Donald Trump kissed a former campaign staffer during a Florida rally in 2016 has been dismissed.