On Tuesday night, former Tampa Police Chief Jane Castor was elected mayor of Florida's third-largest city. Castor's victory was national news because she's the first lesbian elected mayor in Florida -- and the first in the broader southeast as well.
Florida’s Supreme Court has dealt a blow against a sheriff who has been fighting against his removal from office earlier this year by the state’s governor over criticism that he failed to prevent the Parkland high school shooting.
A Florida assistant football coach was arrested and charged with cyberstalking an ex-girlfriend. Otis Yelverton, an assistant director of player personnel for the Gators, is facing a third-degree felony charge of aggravated stalking, according to Alachua County court records. Yelverton was released from jail Wednesday and has been placed on leave from the team. According...
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