In a startling development revealed at a Thursday afternoon news conference, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel told the world the school resource deputy assigned to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland waited outside the school building as the Valentine's Day shooting unfolded.
It really was -- as Rep. Blaise Ingoglia, R-Spring Hill, called it -- "a disingenuous political stunt ... the very definition of dirty politics."
You can count on it. Every time there's a mass shooting in this country, the Left comes out of the woodwork to hurl obscenities and point its finger at ... who else? The National Rifle Association.
Wakulla County deputies moved quickly to arrest an 18-year-old Crawfordville resident Monday -- five days after Valentine's Day -- who had created a video the department feared could be, and perhaps was, a copy-cat threat to Wakulla County schools.
The shooting deaths of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland last Wednesday has inspired in its aftermath far more than a political outcry for a conversation on gun control.
At least 17 are dead after a gunman opened fire at about 2:20 p.m. Wednesday at a high school in the affluent Broward County city of Parkland, according to law enforcement officers on the scene.
Democrat Margaret Good defeated Republican James Buchanan in Tuesday's special election for state representative in Florida’s 72nd District, sending another Democrat to the House in a seat that had been occupied by a Republican.
However the Legislature decides to reshape Florida's gaming landscape between now and the end of March, one thing is certain.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers can hit the gas on Herbert Hoover Dike repairs.
Folks who play fantasy sports have been able use their credit cards to do it. Not so, for horseplayers who want to bet on the ponies online.