Florida governor tightens voter law in appeal to Trump base
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, a potential Republican US presidential candidate in 2024, signed into law Thursday an election security bill certain to please supporters of Donald Trump, but which critics warn poses blatant barriers to voting.
Rapper Lil Wayne Charged With Gun Offense In Florida
Rapper Lil Wayne was charged Tuesday in Florida with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, a federal offense that carries a potential sentence of up to 10 years in prison. Documents filed in Miami federal court say the rapper, whose real name is Dwayne Michael Carter Jr., had a gun and ammunition on…
Trump wins Florida
With near 100 percent votes counted in the batteground state of Florida, President Donald Trump is set to win the state as he did in 2016. There are 29 electoral votes at stake in Florida. Minimum of 270 votes is required to win the Presidency of the United States at the Electoral College in December. Trump had carried the sunshine state in 2016 and went ahead to win the general elections. In 1992, Florida as a critical swing state, also decided the election in favour of George W Bush of the Republican Party.
Biden, Trump duel in Florida as White House touts GDP figures
Joe Biden and Donald Trump were holding dueling campaign rallies in the toss-up state of Florida on Thursday as the president touted record third-quarter growth figures as a sign the virus-battered US economy
Hurricane Isaias douses Bahamas, heads to virus-hit Florida
Hurricane Isaias dumped torrential rain on the Bahamas Saturday as it rumbled toward Florida -- the first big test for the storm-prone US state reeling from...
Hurricane Isaias lashes Bahamas on path to virus-hit Florida
Hurricane Isaias lashed the Bahamas Friday as it churned toward Florida, bringing new dangers to a US state suffering record deaths from an unrelenting coronavirus outbreak.
'Trumptillas,' or pro-Trump flotillas, celebrate president's birthday in Florida
Hundreds of President Donald Trump fans across Florida paraded their yachts in flotillas -- or "Trumptillas" -- on Sunday to celebrate his 74th birthday.
Gay Porn Actor Running For Political Office In Florida
A gay porn actor is switching career and bidding for a political post in Florida, United States. Adult film actor Juan Melecio submitted his paperwork Monday to run for a commission seat in Wilton Manors, Florida, the Sun-Sentinel reported. “I’m from Puerto Rico and I’m a very passionate person," Melecio said. "When something is right I…
Biden scores big wins in Florida, Illinois on virus-hit primary night
Joe Biden cemented his status as the likely Democratic presidential nominee Tuesday after trouncing Bernie Sanders in Florida and Illinois, the top prizes on a busy primary night blighted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Florida executes killer who targeted gay men
A confessed murderer linked to a month-long killing spree in 1994 that targeted older gay men was executed Thursday in the US state of Florida.
Trump deportation threat sows panic among Florida migrants
Around 100 people are jammed into offices in Miami that are offering free or low-cost legal advice to migrants, many of them undocumented and desperate to normalize their status after President Donald Trump threatened to deport millions of people in the coming weeks.