Posted: 01/14/2014 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Health insurance companies can no longer turn away people with medical problems, but the Obama administration isn't taking any chances with thousands of vulnerable patients in a special federal program.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) today announced they were awarded the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) totaling $4,457,094 to serve homeless families and individuals by providing emergency housing, outreach efforts and prevention services throughout Florida.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - Consumers should file complaints about tax-related scams and any other types of fraud by calling the Attorney General’s fraud hotline at 1-866-9-NO-SCAM (1-866-966-7226).
Posted: 01/14/2014 - It was discovered that the suspect(s) stole a shotgun, but did not remove other valuables before setting fire within the residence.
Updated: 01/13/2014 - The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office and Emerald Coast Martial Arts is sponsoring a Women's Self-Protection Seminar.
Posted: 01/13/2014 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal and state regulators have shut down a multimillion-dollar scam that duped seniors into turning over their credit card information in exchange for purportedly free medical-alert devices.
Posted: 01/13/2014 - Sorrells was adjudicated on November 19, 2002 for sexual abuse 2nd degree and on May 1, 2006 for failure to register as a sex offender in Covington County, AL. Sorrells' current address is 17 Hope Road, Defuniak Springs.
Updated: 01/13/2014 - Witnesses say 26-year-old Cynthia Johnson of Westville was walking on the Choctawhatchee River Bridge on US highway 90 on Saturday.
Updated: 01/12/2014 - Ala man found dead in chair under ex-wife's house... Ala and Ga Saturday storms... Kiffin back in SEC... 1-year-old Fla. boy drowns in tub in Panama City... Sea turtles rescued from cold waters near PC... Wounded vets swim with dolphins in Fla. Keys... Fla. woman convicted for caging boy in closet... Cops say 13-yr-old forced to strip at Miami club... Record cold weather then strong storms in Ga...
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Posted: 01/10/2014 - Florida Gov. Rick Scott wants a big boost in the money spent on trying to lure tourists to the state.
Posted: 01/13/2014 - Gulf World Marine Institute (GWMI) has received approximately 50 endangered sea turtles in the past two days
Posted: 01/08/2014 - NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- A former FBI director conducting an investigation into alleged misconduct inside the settlement program for compensating victims of BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill has concluded that a claim at the center of his probe was awarded more than $357,000 based on fraudulent information.
Posted: 01/08/2014 - The Duval County School Board voted Tuesday to change Nathan B. Forrest High to Westside High.
Posted: 01/08/2014 - The bill would grant the same protections already in place under Florida's controversial "stand your ground" law to people who only threaten to use force.
Posted: 01/07/2014 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House says that although progress has been made in reducing poverty, government can still play a positive role in reducing hardship and increasing economic opportunity.
Posted: 01/07/2014 - It seems Alabamians aren't the only people in the country disturbed by officials offering cash for blood and DNA samples at police-manned roadblocks.