Aggregated Florida News Articles
- Florida mayor accused of #KneeToo moment after school suspended daughter wearing ripped jeans
Palm Beach County mayor Melissa McKinlay was furious when her daughter was allegedly pulled out of class my a male administrator for wearing ripped jeans.
Daily Mail. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 03:58:56 +0100.
- April Freeman, Dem House candidate in Florida, dies unexpectedly
A Democratic Florida Congressional candidate died unexpectedly on Sunday night, her family said.
Nicole Darrah. Fox News. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 02:28:00 GMT.
- Dolphins' Hayes tears ACL trying to avoid penalty
Miami Dolphins defensive end William Hayes is out for the season with a torn ACL in his right knee, coach Adam Gase confirmed Monday.
Reuters. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:29:11 -0400.
- Florida Democrat Running for Congress Dies Unexpectedly
April Freeman had been set to face off against a Republican state senator, Greg Steube, in the November election.
Patricia Mazzei. New York Times. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:02:02 GMT.
- Dog stuffed into trash bin dies; owner arrested
A Florida woman who confessed to shoving her dog into a trash bag and in a dumpster has been charged in the incident, officials said.
Nicole Darrah. Fox News. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 22:43:00 GMT.
- Company penalized for disabling vehicles' emissions controls
DETROIT (AP) - The government says a Florida company will spend more than $6 million in penalties and repair costs for selling computer software that disables automotive emissions controls. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:35:41 -0400.
- Modric, Marta win Best FIFA player 2018 awards
Real Madrid's Croatia midfielder Luka Modric was named Best FIFA Men's Player of the Year for 2018, while Orlando Pride's Brazil forward Marta won the women's award at a ceremony on Monday.
Reuters. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 17:28:03 -0400.
- PechaKucha Night Returns to Orlando on November 9
ORLANDO, Fla. - PKN Orlando returns Nov. 9 for another great night of community and inspiration!
Business Wire. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:31:00 UTC.
- WATCH: Alligator appears under canoe in the middle of outing
Boaters got the shock of their lives when an alligator suddenly appeared under their canoe in Florida.
ABC News. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 08:17:58 -0400.
- Why was Synovus the sole bidder on a large Florida bank?
Seven other banks passed on a chance to bid on FCB Financial, perhaps showing the small pool of large buyers eager to make a big commitment to the Sunshine State.
American Banker. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 13:36:54 GMT.
- Stolen smokes: Florida man gets 20 years for cigarette theft
He stole $600 worth of cigarettes from a convenience store.
ABC News. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 08:39:34 -0400.
- Hundreds mark Hurricane Maria anniversary near Trump resort
Activists marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria's devastation of Puerto Rico staged a rally and caravan focused on President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 12:36:00 GMT.
- Stolen smokes: Man gets 20 years for cigarette theft
A Florida man who stole $600 worth of cigarettes from a convenience store has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 10:42:00 GMT.
- Witness: Fatal Police Shootout in Miami 'Was Like a War'
Police say a man wanted by the FBI for kidnapping was fatally shot by officers after he fired an assault rifle at them during a confrontation near Miami International Airport.
Newsmax. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 09:02:18 EDT.
Florida Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Florida as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||20,612,439||1.82|
|July 1, 2015||20,244,914||1.79|
|July 1, 2014||19,888,741||1.57|
|July 1, 2013||19,582,022||1.23|
|July 1, 2012||19,344,156||1.29|
|July 1, 2011||19,096,952||1.31|
|July 1, 2010||18,849,098|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Florida was 18,801,310.
In 2008, the estimated population of Florida was 18,328,340, whereas
in 2006, the population of Florida was about 18,019,093.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Florida's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Florida
web page. For maps of Florida,
visit this Florida Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Tallahassee, Florida .
Florida newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Florida
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