| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:35 PM
WASHINGTON The U.S. military seized a Libyan extremist accused in the September 2012 attacks in Benghazi that killed U.S. ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans on Sunday as the terror group he once led was locked in fierce combat with...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:02 AM
TALLAHASSEE — A major water-resources bill that President Obama signed last week does not appear to accomplish anything for the Apalachicola Bay, which is still struggling to recover after the collapse of its oyster fishery in 2012.
Members of the...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 9:10 AM
TALLAHASSEE – Democratic candidate Charlie Crist made his bid to win his old job back official Monday, filing for governor and using the occasion to hold a round-table discussion with teachers who blasted incumbent Gov. Rick Scott.
About a dozen...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Florida U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio has admitted having been a barely average high school student, which doesn't necessarily make him wrong in an intellectual debate. But it should make him a bit more deferential about matching wits with the students who were...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 7:56 PM
Mitt Romney insisted Friday that he would not attempt a third presidential run in 2016. But he sounded very much like the candidate he once was as he sharply criticized Hillary Rodham Clinton's record and denigrated the "Obama-Biden-Clinton" foreign...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:43 PM
All politics is local, according to erstwhile House Speaker Tip O'Neill (D-Mass.), and when it comes to winning elections, that's absolutely true. But sometimes the results from one local election can reverberate across the country, affecting campaigns --...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Top donors to Mitt Romney’s two presidential campaigns are gathering this week for the former Massachusetts governor’s annual retreat in Park City, where they will get a fresh look at many of the top potential 2016 contenders.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:16 PM
The White House struggled Wednesday to quell a political storm in Congress over the trade of five Taliban leaders for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl and to repair relations with Democratic and Republican lawmakers outraged over the lack of consultation.
| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl appeared "drugged" and "very weak" in a Taliban video shown to senators Wednesday during a classified briefing, the administration's most broad-ranging consultation with lawmakers after a controversial prisoner swap.
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:46 PM
The National Rifle Assn. is preparing to kick off its annual convention Friday in Indianapolis, where it will mix politics with advocacy for 2nd Amendment issues, including one of its longtime goals: a national reciprocity law that would allow gun...
| May 13, 2014
| 4:47 AM
If you ever had any doubts that Sen. Marco Rubio has his eyes on the White House, you can now set them to rest, because he just telegraphed his intentions by stepping over the line to the crazy side.
You can’t blame Rubio — who, surely,...