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No Lotto jackpot winner; top prize rises to $13 million

May 31, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — No tickets matched all six winning Florida Lotto numbers, so the jackpot now rises to $13 millio. more »»

The flip side of years of no hurricanes: Good luck runs out

May 31, 2015

OCEAN CITY, Maryland (AP) — For millions of Americans living in hurricane zones on the Gulf and East coasts, recent decades have been quiet — maybe too quiet. more »»

Florida Legislature to resume budget, health care fight

May 31, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida legislators are heading back to the state Capitol promising to do what they couldn't during their 60-day regular session — pass a new state budge. more »»

Hurricane Andres Category 2 storm; no threat to land

May 31, 2015

MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Andres remains a Category 2 storm in the eastern Pacific, but still poses no threat to land and is expected to weaken. more »»

New trial for man who says lover reneged on lottery pact

May 31, 2015

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Seminole County man who sued his ex-girlfriend claiming she reneged on their agreement to split any lotter winnings can get a new tria. more »»

Pathways for Change teaches ex-offenders job, life skills

May 31, 2015

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Adam Harrell started intravenous drug use at the age of 14. It eventually grew into a $1,000 per day habit, which he paid for through crimes that landed him in prison by 19. more »»

Container architecture starting to have moment in Tampa Bay

May 31, 2015

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — They are always 8 feet tall and 8 feet wide and 20 or 40 feet long. Millions carry the cargo that keeps the economy goin. more »»

Jeb Bush says Rand Paul 'wrong' on ending surveillance laws

May 31, 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush says Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul is "wrong" on his efforts to cause post-Sept. more »»

Tennis career Grand Slam winner Doris Hart dies at 89

May 30, 2015

MIAMI (AP) — Tennis great Doris Hart, who won each Grand Slam tournament at least once, and once won three Wimbledon titles in a single day, has died. She was 8. more »»

Despite storm-free seasons, Florida insurance still pricey

May 30, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Living in a (semi)-tropical paradise has a price — and apparently, not even going nine years without a major hurricane strike will change that. more »»

Palm Beach County wins grant for jail system

May 30, 2015

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Palm Beach County is one of 20 jurisdictions around the country receiving new funding to come up with ways to reduce the number of people unnecessarily behind bars. more »»

Concealed weapons applicants can get live chat help online

May 30, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida residents who have a concealed weapon license can now get immediate help online.

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Rubio reaches out to regular Americans during visit to Reno

May 30, 2015

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio tried to reach out to regular Americans during a stop at a Reno gated community on Friday. more »»

Fantasy 5 results in rolldown after no one picks 5 numbers

May 30, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — No winners selected all five numbers in the "Fantasy 5" resulting in a rolldown. more »»

Lucky Money jackpot rises to $1.3 million

May 30, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — No tickets matched all four "Lucky Money" numbers plus the Lucky Ball, bringing the next jackpot to $1.3 million. more »»

Maine man to explore final resting places of poets in South

May 30, 2015

FREEPORT, Maine (AP) — A former teacher who travels the country to document the final resting places of poets is looking forward to calling attention to African-American poets on a tour of the... more »»

Landlord convicted in fatal shooting of tenant

May 30, 2015

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — An elderly southwest Florida landlord has been convicted of killing a tenant during a confrontation over unpaid rent. more »»

Man on death row for killing parents commits suicide

May 30, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A northeast Florida man sentenced to death for fatally beating his parents with a baseball bat appears to have committed suicid. more »»

 
 
 

 

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