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Univision CEO defends dropping Trump, denies apologizing

Univision CEO Randy Falco says Donald Trump is not telling the truth when he claims that "Univision apologized."

In an internal memo on Monday, Falco defended the Spanish-language broadcaster's decision to break off its ties to Trump.

"I made the deci...

Mayor Brown touts successes of term

Days before he hands over the reigns to Mayor-Elect Lenny Curry, Mayor Alvin Brown says goodbye by touting the accomplishments of his last four years in office.


Puerto Rico wants to be able to declare bankruptcy

Puerto Rico's governor has a message for Washington D.C: change the law, we want the right to declare bankruptcy.

New laws set to go into effect in Florida

The state's record-setting budget goes into effect on Wednesday, along with 130 other new laws that were produced by the Legislature this year in the regular and special sessions and signed by Gov. Rick Scott.

Florida divided on death penalty ruling

Even though the Supreme Court just ruled that the use of lethal injection in executions is legal, experts are saying the death penalty debate is far from over.

Mayor, sheriff to be sworn in Wednesday

Mayor-elect Lenny Curry and Sheriff-elect Mike Williams will take office Wednesday, marking the first time in 12 years that the city and Jacksonville Sheriff's Office get new leadership at the same time.

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NBCUniversal cuts ties with Donald Trump

NBCUniversal, under pressure from an array of Hispanic groups, is severing its business ties to presidential candidate Donald Trump.

The Miss USA pageant, scheduled for July 12, will no longer air on the network. Nor will the Miss Universe pageant, sc...

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Court backs Arizona panel right to draw districts

The U.S. Supreme Court upheld Monday an Arizona state law that designates the power to an independent commission to draw congressional districts, refuting the state's legislature claim it is the sole responsibility of the lawmakers.

Justice Ruth Bader...

Lenny Curry fulfills election puppy promise

Mayor-Elect Lenny Curry fulfilled an election promise he made to his children: new puppies.

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SCOTUS: EPA unreasonably interpreted the Clean Air Act

In a loss for the Obama administration, the Supreme Court ruled that the EPA unreasonably interpreted the Clean Air Act when it decided to set limits on the emissions of toxic pollutants from power plants without first considering the costs on the in...

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Republican presidential contenders discuss religious liberty

The Supreme Court's decision Friday to legalize same-sex marriage everywhere offered the GOP a way out of a debate that national polls show has turned into a loser for their candidates. But some Republican presidential contenders are ready for anothe...


SCOTUS backs use of lethal injection drug

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday upheld the use of a controversial drug for lethal injection in executions, but opened a larger question about capital punishment when two justices in the minority newly questioned whether the death penalty violates th...

Can Donald Trump keep New Hampshire momentum?

Longtime political operatives here sat back and watched with amusement this past week as Donald Trump rose in the New Hampshire polls and sparked a media frenzy with his second place position.


Election 2015/2016 Interactives

  • Who's running and who could run in 2016?


    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will announce his run for president on June 30 at Livingston High School in New Jersey, according to a GOP source familiar with his plans. Find out who else is running and who some of the other possible candidates are.

  • President Obama sings 'Amazing Grace'

    During his eulogy of the Rev. Clementa Pinckney in Charleston on Friday, President Obama led thousands of mourners in singing of "Amazing Grace."

  • Jeb Bush officially launches campaign

    VIDEO: Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush takes the stage to announce his official run for the GOP bid.

  • Governor Scott on TMS

    A major announcement today from Governor Rick Scott about jobs in Jacksonville.