July 31, 2014
Florida Business News

A more vigorous economy appears to be emerging

The U.S. economy has rebounded with vigor from a grim start to 2014 and should show renewed strength into next year.

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Is Florida the corruption leader? It depends

Depending on how it’s measured, Florida is either No. 1, No. 13 or No. 26 when it comes to public corruption.

Study blames lost Florida calves on panthers

With Florida's panther population recovering, some farmers complain the protected 6-to-7-foot long predators are once again killing their calves.

Retirement options for the small business and self-employed

Only 14 percent of small-business owners provide their employees with any company-sponsored retirement plan.

As volunteerism explodes in popularity, who's it helping most?

It's called volunteer tourism or "volunteerism." And it's one of the fastest growing trends in travel today.

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