Underwater music festival held at Florida reef

/ Jul 9, 2017

Underwater music festival held at Florida reef

A radio station's broadcast underwater in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary on Saturday attracted about 400 divers and snorkelers who listened to music and announcements advocating reef preservation. The Lower Keys Underwater Music Festival at Looe Key Reef, part of the world's third-largest living ...

Trump and family take in Easter church service

/ Apr 17, 2017

Trump and family take in Easter church service

U.S. President Donald Trump attended an Easter Sunday church service near his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, a culmination to his latest weekend away from Washington. Trump, accompanied by first lady Melania Trump, waved to well-wishers as he entered the Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea. He took a ...

New urgency urged in fight to restore Florida Everglades

Mar 11, 2017

New urgency urged in fight to restore Florida Everglades

Rising seas, polluted coastlines and the specter of more frequent droughts and storms have lent new urgency to efforts to restore the ecosystem of the Florida Everglades, the largest freshwater wetland in the United States. The Everglades' sawgrasses, swamps, tree islands and mangroves are home ...

Trump's support base sees no crisis, urges full speed ahead

/ Feb 20, 2017

Trump's support base sees no crisis, urges full speed ahead

With Donald Trump struggling to keep his presidency on an even keel in a cacophonous first month, die-hard supporters have a message for their champion: stay on offense, never modulate, never change. Trump is under immense pressure as missteps have plagued his debut, with opposition ...

/ Feb 5, 2017

Art of the drug deal? Seized heroin bore Trump's image

It might be called the art of the drug deal: Florida authorities seized scores of individually wrapped heroin packets stamped with the image of President Donald Trump. The Tampa Bay Times reports law enforcement officers seized the heroin Jan. 27 in Hernando County. Some of the ...