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September 20, 2020 11:45 AM

There are a little more than six weeks before U.S. voters pick the man who will run the country the next four years.

September 19, 2020 11:25 AM

If 60 percent of voters approve Amendment 2, Florida’s minimum wage would increase to $15 an hour in 2026.

August 24, 2020 09:26 PM

WLRN's Verónica Zaragovia and Jenny Staletovich dig into the numbers around COVID-19, asking epidemiologists about which ones we should pay attention to and better understand how those numbers are being calculated.

August 24, 2020 10:43 AM

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity reported the unemployment rate rose by one percentage point to 10.2 percent in July. More than one million Floridians were out of work. 

August 14, 2020 12:53 AM

The Florida Education Association is suing the state over an emergency order which says schools must provide a brick and mortar option for students. FEA president Fedrick Ingram talked to 90.7’s Matthew Peddie about the challenge of teaching in the pandemic, and what he thinks a safe reopening plan looks like. 

August 11, 2020 10:37 AM

Donald Trump’s re-election campaign made a stop today in Kissimmee with the president’s son Eric Trump telling supporters to get out and vote. 

June 01, 2020 10:13 AM

The docking came above China and Mongolia as the ISS was traveling at 17,000 mph. It docked 19 hours after the historic launch with NASA astronauts from the Kennedy Space Center.

May 31, 2020 11:40 AM

During what Tallahassee police called a peaceful protest this afternoon in Florida's capital city, the driver of a red truck accelerated into a group of protesters on Monroe Street downtown.

May 30, 2020 10:40 PM

A rocket ship designed and built by Elon Musk’s SpaceX company has lifted off with two Americans on a history-making flight to the International Space Station.

May 30, 2020 03:43 PM

SpaceX will try once again to launch two NASA astronauts from the Kennedy Space Center Saturday but weather could delay the launch once more.