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Gov. Ron DeSantis Attends Moms for Liberty Event in Tampa, Focusing on School Board Races for 2022

Emphasizing that school-board elections have a “significant impact” on families, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday focused heavily on his support for candidates who align with his education agenda as he helped kick off an event held by the conservative group Moms for Liberty. […]

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Face Masks Now Optional on Flights After Ruling by Federal Judge in Florida, White House Releases Statement

A federal judge in Florida struck down the national mask mandate covering airlines and other public transportation Monday, and the Biden administration said the rule would not be enforced while federal agencies decide how to respond to the judge’s order. […]

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Brevard County Commissioner Suggests Killing Manatees to Control Their Population

A commissioner in Brevard County is facing intense criticism from marine advocates after he suggested allowing people to kill manatees as a way to control their population – similar to hunting deer and bears in some states – and to protect the seagrass, a vital food source for the marine species. […]

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I-95 Shutdown Near New Smyrna Beach Due to Road Repairs Following 17-Vehicle Pileup

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) says that while both directions of Interstate 95 (I-95) remain closed in the New Smyrna Beach/Edgewater area of Volusia County, the incident scene is almost clear and that will allow FDOT crews to begin road repairs. […]

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Gov. Ron DeSantis Rejects Biden’s Deployment Request for Florida National Guard at State of the Union Address

Gov. Ron DeSantis says he is refusing to send Florida National Guard soldiers to the nation’s capital, rejecting a request from President Joe Biden. […]

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COVID ‘Not Slowing Things Down’ at Port Canaveral, Says CEO Capt. John Murray

Port Canaveral’s CEO Captain John Murray says their cruising numbers were strong through the holidays and right now they are running at about 70% capacity for all their cruise lines. […]

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Markeith Loyd Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder For Brutal Killing of Orlando Police Lt. Debra Clayton

Markeith Loyd has been found guilty of all five counts in his second murder trial, including the first-degree murder of Orlando Police Lt. Debra Clayton. […]

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