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Tampa Bay Braces for Algal Outbreak After Toxic Wastewater Leak

Mother and Child in black and white with copy: Florida, among the top states in the nation in uninsured childresFlorida Missing Out On Available Medicaid Funding in COVID-19 Relief Package

Middle school student attacks muslim student as administrators look onViolence – Bullying Condemned After Chiefland Middle School Girl Assaulted in Cafeteria: Did Administrators Look On?

Florida Vaccine Favoritism: Text Messages, Hospital Statement Give Legs to Claims Against DeSantis

New Report: Average Wage Theft Rate in Florida Will Persist Without More Vigorous Enforcement

images of trump supporter storming capitol and police riot in Selma, 1965Florida 'Anti-Riot' Bill May Be DOA in FL Senate, Advances in House

Snowy Plover mother on nest.  FWC photoFWC: You Can Help Protect Florida's Nesting Waterbirds

Chief Judge Feagle’s Term Unanimously Extended, Judge’s Updated Court COVID-19 Plan Released

Picture of  legal notices copy: legal notices, not so easy to readFlorida Legal Notice Law Breezing Through House, Senate Will Be the Decider

Florida Bill Targets Facebook, Twitter, and More After Decisions to Ban or Suspend Pres. Trump

Schwarzenegger Compares Capitol Mob Violence to Kristallnacht Destruction by Nazis In Viral Video

Air Force Veterans of Plutonium Dust Disaster Win Class Action Standing In Law Suit Against the VA

Conservationists Decry Trump's Rollback of Migratory-Bird Protections

Trump's Invaders Capture the Capitol Rotunda

Governor DeSantic watches folks get vaccinated at UF HealthGovernor DeSantis: CDC's COVID-19 Vaccine Priorities a "Huge Mistake"

Florida Whistleblower outside her front door with hands up.FL Whistleblower Rebekah Jones Sues, Claims Seizure of Computer Equipment Was "Retaliation"