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Will Shark Video Propel Lawmakers to Get Tougher with Animal Abusers?

August 1, 2017 - 8:00am

Maybe some good will come from the heinous acts of animal cruelty against sharks and other creatures, including a pelican, mounted like trophies on social media last week by the fishermen responsible.

Tropical Storm Emily Bears Down on South Florida

July 31, 2017 - 11:00am

A tropical storm that formed quickly near Tampa -- and at 10:45 a.m. Monday was only 35 miles offshore -- is threatening southern Florida with heavy rain, strong winds and possible flash flooding.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Scandal Attracts White House's Attention

July 27, 2017 - 8:00pm

Now the White House is considering its own investigation into the activities of Imran Awan, the IT staffer for Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz who remained on the job and with congressional computer access for about five months after the FBI began investigating him for fraud.

Debbie Whatsshedonenow Schultz: Her Image Is Back in the Toilet

July 26, 2017 - 9:00am
Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Donald Trump gets a break today. Instead of the political paparazzi circling the White House,  they'll be chasing down Debbie Wasserman Schultz. Well, some of them, anyway.

He's Gone, But Illinois Still Steamed over Sheldon's Mismanagement of DCFS

July 24, 2017 - 6:45pm
George Sheldon

George Sheldon is already in Miami heading up the private adoption and child services agency, Our Kids. But his departure from Illinois doesn't mean an end to the investigation into the mess the former Illinois Department of Children and Family Services director left behind. It goes on apace.

Plea to DEP: Don't Let Waste Management Turn the Panhandle into Flint

July 22, 2017 - 11:30am
Ponce de Leon Springs State Park

Waste Management is used to getting its own way.

Pete Antonacci to Leave SFWMD for Enterprise Florida

July 20, 2017 - 7:30am
Pete Antonacci

South Florida Water Management District's loss likely will be Enterprise Florida's gain.

In a Surprise Move, Frank Brogan Retires from Pennsylvania Chancellor Post

July 19, 2017 - 3:30pm
Frank Brogan

Frank Brogan climbed a very tall career ladder in Florida that took him from classroom teacher to chancellor of the State University System, always by exceeding expectations.

What about the Dirty Martin County Water the Army Corps Flows INTO Lake O?

July 18, 2017 - 6:30pm

Environmentalists cry foul when South Florida Water Management District back-pumps floodwater into Lake Okeechobee to spare wildlife and threatened Glades communities.

All-Russia-All-the-Time Makes CNN the Network You Can Miss

July 18, 2017 - 6:00am

My favorite candidates lost in the Republican presidential primary, I admit it. And I've never seen a president use his own sense of self-importance to such strategic advantage as President Trump does.



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