January 16, 2018
Florida Business News

A closer look at the fastest growing states, including Florida

Florida has continued to grow at a near nation-leading pace, with the state’s population growing by 1.8% in 2016, far more than the 0.7% national population growth rate.

Gov. Scott announces funding to help Puerto Rican refugees find work in Florida

Gov. Rick Scott announced $1 million in state funding will be used to help many storm refugees resettling in Florida find jobs here.

Commentary: An inconvenient truth - Central Florida's role in civil-rights movement

As we recall the life and legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on this national holiday to honor him, it's worth calling attention to the roots of civil rights in Central Florida.

Boca-based ADT to roll out security feature for Google Home

ADT announced during the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week that it has partnered with Google to integrate its security system with Google Home.

Beckham’s Miami soccer team has been a dream for years. The reality may be days away.

The team is scheduled to begin play in the 2020 season, although it may have to play in a temporary site the first season if the Overtown stadium is not completed in time.

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Martin Luther King Jr. at University of Miami
Martin Luther King Jr. at University of Miami

Martin Luther King Jr. visited the University of Miami in May 1966 and delivered a speech on “The Church’s Involvement in the Civil Rights Program.”

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