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Watch Live: Managers Read Impeachment Articles, Senators Sworn In Ahead Of Trial

Congress is taking additional steps to prepare for the upcoming Senate impeachment trial. The newly appointed House impeachment managers, who will present the case for impeachment, are reading the articles in the Senate chamber. Senators are also being sworn in as jurors.

Coldest Air in Two Years Headed for Florida Peninsula

More than four million Floridians are likely to experience a freeze over the next two nights, including rural areas of Southwest Florida by Wednesday morning. The cold spell…

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‘FloodZone’ Captures South Florida’s ‘Climate Anxiety’ In Unexpected Ways

Since 2016, Russian-American photographer Anastasia Samolylova has been capturing images of sea-level rise in South…

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SpaceX Celebrates Test Of Crew Dragon Capsule That Will Carry NASA Astronauts

From a launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center on Sunday, Elon Musk's SpaceX launched…

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US Appeals Court To Hear Lakeland Confederate Monument Debate

A federal appeals court will consider a dispute over the movement  of a Confederate soldier…

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House Looks At $462 Million For Teacher Pay

A House education panel on Thursday unveiled an early budget recommendation that includes $462 million…

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Arguments Set In Tampa ‘PIP’ Payment Dispute

The Florida Supreme Court will hear arguments April 1 in a dispute about how much…

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Florida Gets Federal Aid To Fight Animal Diseases

Florida is getting two grants totaling nearly $175,000 to combat animal diseases as part of…

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Richmond Gun Rally: Thousands Of Gun Owners Converge On Virginia Capitol On MLK Day

Updated at 4:40 p.m. ET Thousands of gun ownership enthusiasts and armed militia members gathered…

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READ: Trump Legal Filing Accuses Democrats Of ‘Dangerous Perversion’ Of Constitution

Updated at 12:58 p.m. ET The White House is offering a fiery legal response to…

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Kansas City Chiefs To Play San Francisco 49ers In Super Bowl LIV

The Kansas City Chiefs will face off against the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl…

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Women’s March Draws A Smaller, But Passionate Crowd

The fourth annual Women's March descended on the streets of Washington on Saturday. But unlike…

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Florida Gets Federal Aid To Fight Animal Diseases

Florida is getting two grants totaling nearly $175,000 to combat animal diseases as part of…

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Arguments Set In Tampa ‘PIP’ Payment Dispute

The Florida Supreme Court will hear arguments April 1 in a dispute about how much…

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Fees, Fines For Ex-Felons; Legal Recreational Marijuana

  On Friday's Roundup, we discussed the Florida Supreme Court ruling that former felons have…

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Pam Bondi Joins Donald Trump’s Impeachment Legal Defense

Former Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is among several high-profile attorneys who will be part…

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Health News Florida

Recreational Pot Lawsuit Dismissed

A legal fight over a state petition-gathering law has been dismissed after supporters of allowing…

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Athlete Heat Stroke Bill Backed In House

With the bill sponsor saying heat-stroke deaths are “100 percent preventable,” a House panel Thursday…

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Genetic Information Bill Finds Quick Support

Incoming House Speaker Chris Sprowls had little trouble Thursday convincing members of a House health-care…

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Senate Panel Confirms Rivkees As Florida Surgeon General

A Senate health-care panel on Wednesday voted 8-2 to support the confirmation of Scott Rivkees,…

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The Zest

Environment /Climate Change

Everglades National Park Is Delaying A Hike In Entry Fees. It’s Also Free On MLK Day

Everglades National Park will delay a planned hike in entrance fees while the park continues…

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The Leading 2020 Democrats’ Climate Change Plans, Explained

When it comes to fighting climate change, the Democratic candidates agree: It’s critical that the…

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Florida Red Tide Task Force Seeks Public Safety Info On One Website

Florida's task force to combat red tide plans to finalize some ideas for the state…

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Australian Prime Minister To Launch Inquiry Into Handling Of Wildfires

Facing criticism for his handling of the ferocious wildfires that have swept across Australia, Prime…

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Education

House Looks At $462 Million For Teacher Pay

A House education panel on Thursday unveiled an early budget recommendation that includes $462 million…

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Bills Would Redirect Unused School Guardian Funds

Two Democrats who are critical of Florida’s school guardian program have filed long-shot legislation seeking…

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Even With NCAA Crafting New Rules, Florida Lawmakers To Continue Pressing For Athlete Pay

Florida is among the states looking to force the issue of athlete pay on the…

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Teachers Plan Rally in Tallahassee as DeSantis Administration Promises ‘Meaningful’ Teacher Pay

Teachers throughout Florida are making their way to Tallahassee to protest on Monday, the eve…

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Florida Living

‘The FENCE’ Traveling Photography Show Returns To Sarasota

Seattle and Sarasota have at least one thing in common: each are just one of…

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The Zest: Spotlight on Straz Center Chef Ed Steinhoff

The Straz Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Tampa is the largest performing arts…

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Florida Matters 2019 In Review: Honey Bees, Coral Reefs, And The Environment

This week on Florida Matters, we share some of our favorite discussions about plants, animals…

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You Soon Won’t Be Able To Fly Domestic Without REAL ID

Listen to the story here. It's been more than a decade since Congress passed the…

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