| Sep 8, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Campus leaders at Florida State University are responding to a racist comment posted to the mobile video-sharing app Vine.
The six-second video came from the Vine account of FSU student Mandy Thurston and showed a group of students outside the Oglesby...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:02 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Kids and teens with asthma and type 1 diabetes often don't take their medication as prescribed, and those that skip doses are more likely to end up in the emergency room, according to a new review.
More than half of children...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:31 PM
It was McCay Vernon, a former Baltimore-area psychology professor, who put to rest a myth that caused incalculable damage to deaf people over the centuries.
Dr. Vernon, who was known as "Mac," proved that intelligence is distributed as equitably among...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:50 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Good morning and happy Wednesday.
Here's what we're reading this morning.
* The Orlando Sentinel looks at mental health issues.
* Sun Sentinel reports that FPL is strengthening its systems against flooding, having learned some...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:14 AM
There's a new phone application that connects South Florida couples with restaurant deals for date nights.
It's called "Date Night Florida," and it's aimed at helping couples enjoy some one-on-one bonding time.
"It's a really fun innovative way to...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 7:55 AM
A matchup at national powerhouse Alabama on Sept. 20 will highlight the Florida Gators 2014 football schedule, released by the SEC on Wednesday.
The Gators have not fared well lately against Nick Saban's team, winners of three of the past four...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Gwen Graham is tapping two of the most popular and successful Democrats in recent Florida political history to help raise money in Winter Park for her 2014 congressional run: her dad, former U.S. Sen. Bob Graham, and current U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:17 AM
If you can’t make it to Sun Life Stadium on Aug. 31 to watch traditional South Florida football powers St. Thomas Aquinas and Miami Northwestern square off, you can still watch the game from your couch.
The 7:30 p.m. game will be televised on...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:02 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Allie Braswell, the head of the Central Florida Urban League who declared his candidacy for state chief financial officer last week, has called it quits and is withdrawing from the race.
Shortly after he declared his candidacy, the...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 4:38 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Worried they could be sued by gay couples, some churches are changing their bylaws to reflect their view that the Bible allows only marriage between one man and one woman.
Although there have been lawsuits against wedding...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 12:50 PM
The Associated Press Top 10 Florida high school preseason football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and previous rankings. First-place votes are in parentheses:
1. Apopka (13), 137; 2. Bradenton Manatee (1),...