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Politics Nov 14Overheating machines complicate Florida’s recount battle
A new problem complicated Florida's ongoing recount battle as lawyers headed back to court on Wednesday: Palm Beach County's tallying machines have overheated, causing mismatched results with the recount of 174,000 early voting ballots.
Politics Nov 13More irregularities uncovered in Florida election recount
One county revealed that it had allowed some hurricane-displaced voters to cast their ballots by email — a violation of state law.
Politics Nov 12‘Ramp down the rhetoric,’ judge in Florida recount case says
"We need to be careful of what we say. Words mean things these days," the judge told lawyers representing the warring sides in the Florida recount…
Politics Nov 09Florida is again at the center of an election controversy
The deeply purple state will learn Saturday whether there will be recounts in a bitter and tight U.S. Senate race and the governor's race.
Nation Aug 13White man charged with fatally shooting black man in Florida parking lot
The death of an unarmed black man -- captured by video in a store parking lot -- has revived debate over Florida's "stand your ground" law.
Nation Mar 22Troopers to patrol at Florida school where massacre happened
The troopers will be stationed at the school indefinitely along with Broward County deputies, leaving an armed guard at every campus entrance point.
Nation Feb 28Photos: Marjory Stoneman Douglas High reopens after shooting
Students and teachers hugged and cried Wednesday as they returned under heavy police guard to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High for the first time since a teenager with an assault rifle killed 17 people.
Nation Feb 26Student wounded in school shooting says she’s recovering
PARKLAND, Fla. — A tearful student who was wounded in the shooting rampage at a Florida high school thanked the doctors and first responders who helped her and said Monday that she is making a full recovery.
Nation Feb 26Students resolute as they re-enter school shooting site
PARKLAND, Fla. — The line of students and their parents wrapped around Stoneman Douglas High School, several thousand people entering the campus for the first time since a gunman took 17 lives nearly two weeks ago.
Nation Feb 25Fla. sheriff says only 1 deputy was on scene during shooting
The Florida sheriff whose department responded to this month's high school massacre defended his leadership Sunday while insisting that only one of his deputies was on the scene as the gunman killed 14 students and three staff members.