December 7, 2016

Susan Benton is a ‘Florida Icon'

"Growing up in Miami, I understand and appreciate the importance of diversity. Florida is an amazing place because of its diversity."

The variety and transitory nature of Art Basel Miami

Art Basel presents the chance to get up close with a ginormous variety of works outside of museums.

Meet Florida's 'Superintendent of the Year'

Dr. Barbara Jenkins oversees schools in Orange County.

Winter Travel Planner

UF named No. 1 public university for student employability

More about the study from Times Higher Education, here.

Stretching out

Florida's chefs expand menus, cuisine in many diverse directions.

[Photo of Chef Chris Ponte by Mark Wemple]

Chris Hart named new president of Enterprise Florida

Gov. Scott: "Chris Hart will fight for Florida jobs as new EFI leader."

Carnival's Princess unit fined $40 million

The cruise line plea guilty to polluting the seas.

Florida Business News

Florida debt drops again after jumping up last year

Florida's overall debt stood at $24.1 billion at the end of June. That's a decrease of $1.6 billion over the previous fiscal year.

About a third of insurance claims from Florida's 2016 hurricanes were denied

Nearly one out of every three people who have put in a damage claim from the two hurricanes that hit Florida this year won't receive a nickel to cover the cost.

Final price tag for Florida’s largest office building: $517 million

The final price tag for the Southeast Financial Center, the largest office building in Florida, came even larger than initially reported.

Florida takes death penalty case to U.S. Supreme Court

The state plans to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to revisit a landmark case in which justices struck down as unconstitutional Florida's death-penalty sentencing procedure.

First Cuban migrants land in Florida since Castro's death

Thirteen Cuban migrants arrived early Tuesday in the Florida Keys amid an ongoing surge in sea crossings.

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Weston teenager Estefano Reano, who had been on Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital’s heart transplant wait list for two years, wished for a new heart after blowing out his birthday candles. The call came that night.


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