| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Joyce Brown first came to know Pete Seeger as the child of a Philadelphia labor organizer who, along with his friends and neighbors, found himself in the crosshairs of Sen. Joe McCarthy’s Commie-hunting tribunals in the 1950s. Many of her friends&...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:23 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- House and Senate leaders said Wednesday they want to further tighten ethics laws on lawmakers and lobbyists, including rules to make certain legislators were living in their districts.
Last year, the Legislature passed a major ethics...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 8:25 AM
A political committee led by Senate Appropriations Chairman Joe Negron, R-Stuart, raised $961,000 during little more than two weeks in November, according to recently filed finance reports.
Negron, one of the most influential members of the Florida...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:54 AM
Thomas Holley, defensive tackle from Lincoln High in Brooklyn, N.Y. , has apparently flipped his commitment from Penn State to the University of Florida.
Mike Farrell, national analyst for Rivals.com, is reporting that Holley has made the decision. It...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 8:16 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- A lawmaker said Thursday that as many as 10 percent of his co-workers in the Florida Legislature probably don't live in the districts they represent.
Sen. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater, is pushing a bill this year that would impose a...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:09 AM
A Florida woman stood in front of a packed courtroom in Clearwater and recounted the horrific night last year when her ex-boyfriend stabbed her 32 times and left her for dead.
Then, she forgave him.
What a saint.
The attack on Melissa Dohme began...
| Oct 28, 2013
There is something wrong with the picture when folks in the United States are hurting. Meanwhile, to improve relations, the United States has decided to release more than $1.6 billion in military and economic aid to Pakistan.
Why is it that a year after...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Los Angeles graphologist Andrea McNichol is no stranger to high-profile court cases. As an examiner of questioned documents, she has worked on the murder trials of O.J. Simpson and Ted Bundy and the legal challenge of Howard Hughes' will. Clients...
| Nov 12, 2013
In the haze of the mortgage crisis, Denise Nowak was close to giving up on the profession she had worked in for more than a decade.
She felt constant pressure to close deals. And large chunks of her commissions were going to fees for her real estate...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:59 PM
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| Dec 1, 2013
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