| Jul 11, 2014
| 1:16 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- Central Florida's political geography could be scrambled thanks to a court's ruling that the Legislature's congressional maps tilted too far to help elect Republicans.
The fallout could be felt for years as a precedent-setter for future...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:45 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Warning of election "chaos,'' Florida Republican leaders said Tuesday that they wouldn't appeal a judge's ruling declaring two Central Florida congressional districts unconstitutional — if the court allows the new maps to take...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:22 AM
The Sports Xchange
FSU WR Wilson suspended after grand theft charges
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher suspended sophomore wide receiver Jesus Wilson, who was arrested and charged with third degree grand theft auto.
The charges were confirmed by the...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Rodger Hayes was convicted by a six-member Leon County jury on charges of armed robbery and aggravated assault with a firearm. But an appeals court this month reversed that verdict and granted Hayes a new trial.
The issue the first time around wasn't...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 10:43 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- In an unusual move, a full panel of appeals judges has overruled a previous decision allowing a Republican political consultant to shield records related to a high-stakes redistricting lawsuit from public disclosure.
The unusual 5-4...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:16 AM
Benjamin football coach and athletic director Ron Ream will be inducted into the Florida Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame.
Ream was one of six coaches voted in at the FACA's annual summer board of directors meeting in Daytona Beach last week....
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:02 AM
A team that included two Seminole County students and was coached by a Seminole County teacher has won the National Tournament of Academic Excellence.
The competition, which has origins in Florida, concluded Tuesday at Walt Disney World's Contemporary...
| 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...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:33 AM
The way the Tallahassee Police Department and Florida State University have handled the Jameis Winston sexual assault investigation keeps getting more and more suspicious.
The latest embarrassment came Tuesday when two of Winston's teammates -- Chris...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:54 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The two-week trial over Florida's new rules of the road for drawing political boundaries concluded Wednesday with the fate of the first-of-their-kind “non-political” congressional maps in the hands of a Tallahassee judge....
| Jun 3, 2014
| 6:38 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- With her district essentially on trial in a Tallahassee courtroom, Democratic U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown ripped into a lawsuit brought by a coalition of voting-rights groups challenging the state's congressional districts.