Aggregated Florida News Articles
- First Citizens adding branches in South Florida with Biscayne acquisition
The North Carolina regional bank will gain four locations and $834 million in loans.
American Banker. Mon, 19 Nov 2018 04:47:34 GMT.
- Democrat Bill Nelson concedes Florida Senate race to republican Rick Scott
Democrat Sen. Bill Nelson conceded defeat to Republican Gov. Rick Scott in Florida. ...
CBS News. Mon, 19 Nov 2018 04:16:24 +0000.
- Magic 131, Knicks 117: Knicks Lose Fifth in a Row, Falling to the Magic
Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 32 points for the Knicks, Trey Burke added 31, and Enes Kanter had 21 points and 19 rebounds. Aaron Gordon led Orlando with 31 points.
The Associated Press. New York Times. Mon, 19 Nov 2018 04:12:13 GMT.
- Lakers 113, Heat 97: LeBron James Scores 51 Against Heat as Lakers Win
It was the first time James won against Miami since leaving the team after the 2014 N.B.A. finals.
The Associated Press. New York Times. Mon, 19 Nov 2018 03:19:38 GMT.
- NASCAR notebook: Truex falls just short in title defense
HOMESTEAD, Fla. - On an emotional night at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Martin Truex Jr. ...
Reuters. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 22:03:27 -0500.
- Brenda Snipes, embattled Broward County election official, to resign, report says
Brenda Snipes, the supervisor of elections in Florida's Broward County, has submitted her resignation, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reported Sunday.
Nicole Darrah. Fox News. Mon, 19 Nov 2018 03:00:29 GMT.
- Brenda Snipes, Broward election chief, resigns
The Florida county election chief who came under considerable fire for incompetence and possible corruption during this month's recount battles reportedly resigned Sunday. ...
Victor Morton. Washington Times. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 21:39:47 -0500.
- Republicans see good news in Bill Nelson, Andrew Gilliam, Stacey Abrams losses
Sen. Bill Nelson and a team of lawyers scoured Florida looking for uncounted votes over the last two weeks. On Sunday it became clear there just weren't enough of them for the three-term Democratic senator to prevail. ...
Stephen Dinan and James Varney. Washington Times. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 20:48:42 -0500.
- LeBron James has 51 points in the Lakers' 113-97 victory over the Heat
LeBron James scored 51 points against his former club to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 113-97 victory over the Miami Heat on Sunday night. ...
Associated Press. Los Angeles Times. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:40:00 PST.
- WATCH: The Senate race is officially over after a mandatory recount in Florida
Rick Scott was officially declared the winner of Florida's Senate race after Bill Nelson conceded Sunday.
ABC News. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 20:29:29 -0500.
- Report: Fla. Election Chief Snipes Resigns
Beleaguered Broward County election chief Brenda Snipes on Sunday submitted her resignation following a messy recount in Florida for U.S. Senate, governor and agriculture commission, according to The South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
Newsmax. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 21:23:48 EDT.
- Logano wins race, NASCAR season title
In the lead-up to Sunday's season-ending Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway, driver Joey Logano referred to the four remaining championship contenders as, "The big three and me."
Reuters. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 19:03:08 -0500.
- Bill Nelson concedes Florida Senate race to GOP rival Rick Scott
Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson conceded his contest to Republican rival Rick Scott on Sunday after a recount in the state showed him trailing by more than 10,000 votes.
Daily Mail. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 22:49:02 GMT.
- Republican Rick Scott Defeats Bill Nelson For Florida Senate Seat
After two recounts, Florida's governor has been declared the winner of the state's contested Senate race over the incumbent Democrat.
NPR. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:48:31 -0500.
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
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in Tallahassee, Florida .
Florida newspaper publishers
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addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
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