Florida's 2018 midterm election is one of the most important in years. The governor's office and all three Cabinet seats are on the ballot; Republican Gov. Rick Scott is challenging three-term Democratic U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson; several congressional seats will be competitive; and Floridians will vote on 13 proposed constitutional amendments, ranging from property tax cuts to banning greyhound racing. The following are items of political interest from the past week: PARTY CHAIRMAN BEMOANS BITTER PRIMARY There's someone who is fed up with the barrage of negative television ads and campaigning so far this year: The head of the... [Read More]
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"She is widely respected for her service on the Court of Appeals and I am honored ..." [Read More]
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We caught up with the country singer, who is playing the Paradise on Jan. 18, to talk about all things travel. [Read More]
Government shutdown drags on as Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer refuse to support wall funding and President Trump won't give it up. [Read More]
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer will give the Democrats' response Tuesday night following President Donald Trump's speech making the case for money for a border wall to be included in any plan to reopen the government. [Read More]
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President Donald Trump will declare to an American television audience Tuesday there is a crisis at the US southern border and that a wall is the best and only remedy -- an exceptional step, at odds with facts, to fulfill his central campaign promise. [Read More]
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At the halfway point of the season, which team needs a spruce-up? Detroit? Houston? Boston? The Starters discuss... [Read More]
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It will be his first time addressing the nation in prime time from the Oval Office... [Read More]
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At the National Board of Review awards in New York Tuesday, Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Viggo Mortenson and Regina King were among the honorees. [Read More]
El tenista chileno Cristóbal Saavedra Corvalán fue suspendido dos años y medio por negarse a cooperar con una investigación dirigida por la Unidad de... [Read More]
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After two meetings at General Motors headquarters, Canadian Unifor National President Jerry Dias says GM executives won't change their plans to close the GM Oshawa plant this year. [Read More]
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The cremains of Paul and Janet Brown were placed in the same urn and buried together. [Read More]
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Person with knowledge of situation says NBA has opened an investigation of Patrick McCaw signing at the request of the Golden State Warriors. [Read More]
Business leaders in the Baton Rouge Community convened to attend the Advocate's Economic Outlook Summit. The summit was held at the Advocate. [Read More]
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Mistaken identity victim Jazmine Barnes laid to rest        ... [Read More]
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A television station in Rochester, New York, fired a meteorologist Sunday after he used a racial slur on air. During WHEC-TV's Friday evening broadcast, Jeremy Kappell said "Martin Luther Coon Park," when referring to a downtown Rochester park named after slain civil rights movement leader Ma... [Read More]
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US companies face a growing risk of being boxed out of the next wave of innovation in China, write Paul Triolo and Kevin Allison of Eurasia Group. [Read More]
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President Donald Trump will use an Oval Office address to make his case for a border wall on the 18th day of the government shutdown. [Read More]
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Colorado State coach Mike Bobo was set to get an automatic $100,000 pay increase, but after a rough 2018 he amended his deal to decline the raise. [Read More]