| Feb 17, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Recognized across much of the country by its bright-red logo, Circle K has hundreds of convenience stores in Florida, selling everything from coffee and engine oil to ice cream and potato chips.
But for at least a decade, when Circle K's cash...
| May 13, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler, who’s been mulling a bid for governor, confirmed it’s unlikely it will happen in 2014. Though he left the door open a crack, he came close to shutting it on the notion of seeking the state’s top job....
| May 13, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Florida State and USF will renew its brief in-state rivalry starting in 2015 as both schools announced a second home-and-home football series starting in 2015.
The two programs previously met in 2009 when USF defeated the Seminoles 17-7 in Doak Campbell...
| May 14, 2013
| 6:10 AM
Florida House, hypocrisy is thy name. At least when it comes to the health care debate.
Today's outrage story of the day comes courtesy of Tia Mitchell of the Tampa Bay Times/Miami Herald Tallahassee bureau, who reports that Florida House members...
| May 15, 2013
| 6:57 AM
AMELIA ISLAND -- DeMarcus Walker, a Jacksonville native and former five-star defensive end prospect, left home about six months early. Bound for Tallahassee, he was off to begin his college career at Florida State to begin learning what it took to be a...
| May 16, 2013
| 12:08 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- Senate President Don Gaetz is hardly a politician accused of mincing words. But his latest retort to the business lobby-backed Florida TaxWatch "turkey" list is a bombastic display that distinguishes itself in the annals of Gaetz lore....
| May 7, 2013
| 7:02 AM
He can pass "Go" as much as he wants with this loot, and forget about that $200: Cesar Mendez, 38, of Hialeah, claimed the top prize in the Monopoly Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee.
The top prize? $3 million.
| May 8, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Governor Rick Scott and his cabinet made one of their semi-regular road trips out of Tallahassee for a cabinet meeting, this time to Orlando's Lake Nona, at the Nemours Children's Hospital, Wednesday. Scott was joined by Attorney General Pam Bondi, CFO...
| May 10, 2013
| 9:12 AM
U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., said Friday in Fort Lauderdale he has “no plans” to run for governor next year, but declined to give a Shermanesque statement flatly declaring it’s something he wouldn’t do.
Speaking to about 175...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 10:40 AM
This weekend's flag football finals are coming to Central Florida.
Graduations at Florida State University caused a shortage in hotel vacancies, forcing the FHSAA to move the games from Tallahassee's Gene Cox Stadium to Kissimmee's Osceola High School....
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:43 AM
Jacqueline Palmer, 42, of Okeechobee, claimed the first $3 million top prize in the $3,000,000 Flamingo Fortune Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.
Palmer chose the one-time, lump-sum payment option for her winnings, $2,...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 10:42 AM
The contentious "parent trigger" bill failed again in the Florida Senate, dying Tuesday on a tie vote just as it did in 2012.
The bill aimed to give parents more say in the fate of a struggling school, allowing them, by petition, to select a...