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January 26, 2021 07:10 PM

As the Buccaneers prepare to play Super Bowl 55 in their home stadium, Tampa Bay businesses and sports officials are bracing for what could be an underwhelming economic impact from the big game — at least in the short term.

January 12, 2021 09:23 PM

This week on Florida Matters, we'll learn more about the new season of WUSF's food podcast, The Zest, and get a taste of some upcoming episodes.

January 05, 2021 08:13 PM

Host Bradley George and Zac Anderson of the Sarasota Herald-Tribune have a wide-ranging conversation that touches on the new leaders of the state legislature as well as the amendments approved by voters in November.

September 22, 2020 10:15 PM

The presidential election is 42 days away. As the falsehoods surrounding Joe Biden continue to mount on social media sites and elsewhere, how can you filter through the political clickbait on your feed?

September 09, 2020 11:52 AM

Visions of the future used to be flying cars, hovercrafts, robots easing our lives by […]

August 26, 2020 09:24 AM

With public K-12 schools and universities starting a new school year, some students are heading back to campus. But a Monday ruling challenging the state's face to face instruction requirement could change that.

August 18, 2020 07:56 PM

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the U.S. Census Bureau is trying to count every individual living in the United States: a difficult task as millions of...

August 03, 2020 05:47 PM

WUSF wants to hear from you. Florida Matters host Steve Newborn will be speaking with Pasco County Supervisor of Elections Brian Corley about mail-in...

July 14, 2020 11:17 PM

On July 1, Steven Currall marked his first anniversary as president of the University of South Florida . While he faced "expected" concerns like the...

July 07, 2020 07:59 PM

Governor Ron DeSantis slashed a billion dollars from the state budget. And as the coronavirus pandemic drags on, future cuts are likely. That's the...