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Val Demings is a former cop. Does that help or hurt...

WASHINGTON — As protests against police brutality against people of color roil the nation, former Vice President Joe Biden is under increasing pressure to...

Val Demings is on Biden’s VP shortlist. Could she help him...

WASHINGTON — No major party presidential candidate has ever asked a Floridian to run alongside him.But that could change if former Vice President Joe...

Spraying antibiotics on oranges is risky — and it appears it...

Remember the story of the old lady who swallowed a fly? She kept putting bigger and more dangerous animals down her gullet to fix...

FL’s communities of color face COVID-19 disparities

With federal health officials concerned about the coronavirus pandemic disproportionately affecting the African American population, state lawmakers in Florida are looking into ways to...

Florida public universities report COVID-19 cases among students and employees

Some Florida universities are posting information about positive cases of COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus that has forced campus closures,...

DeSantis sticks to COVID-19 approach as testing expands tentatively to general...

Gov. Ron DeSantis defended his middle-ground approach to COVID-19 containment Monday as he opened a testing site in The Villages where doctors will extend...

Florida Republicans remain doggedly clueless about higher education

OCCUPIED TALLAHASSEE – Florida Republicans' disdain for education is matched only by their ignorance of how education works.That doesn’t stop them from screwing around...

Higher education bill in FL threatens New College’s independence: ‘We have...

Update: Following a lengthy debate over the merger of New College with the University of Florida on Tuesday, the House Appropriations Committee voted, 17-11,...

FL appears to be on a list for coronavirus test kits;...

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has sent coronavirus diagnostic test kits to select states – but officials would not confirm that...

Voting rights restoration gives felons a voice in more states

A mistake Rynn Young made decades ago, when he was just a teenager, cost him the right to vote.Twenty-one years after his drug possession...

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