Aggregated Florida News Articles
- Trump endorses guns for teachers to stop shootings
The president also tells Florida shooting survivors he supports calls for improved background checks.
BBC News. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 02:12:58 GMT.
- Father of Florida shooting victim to Trump: 'I'm pissed'
Andrew Pollack - whose daughter Meadow died in Parkland - vented his anger to the president.
BBC News. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:46:31 GMT.
- MORGAN Opens Luxury High-Rise Residential Tower in Midtown Miami
HOUSTON - MORGAN, national developer and manager of Class A multifamily properties, has opened luxury high-rise Midtown 29 in Miami.
Business Wire. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:45:00 UTC.
- Los Angeles authorities foil school shooting plot days after Florida massacre
A 17-year-old student has been arrested after threatening to open fire at a California school, and his adult brother faces five charges after weapons were found in their home, authorities say.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:52:23 EST.
- Gun control rally in Tallahassee; Parkland students meet with lawmakers
Student activists from the Florida high school where 17 teens and staff were shot and killed will call for a ban on assault-style weapons when they meet with lawmakers and hold a rally on Wednesday in Tallahassee, the state capital.
Yahoo. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:32:04 -0500.
- Emma Gonzalez: A Young Orator Rises Above The Florida Shooting Tragedy
Soaring rhetoric for a soaring orator.
By Jerry Weissman, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 06:09:00 -0500.
- UFC On FOX 28 Video Preview: 'The Road To The Octagon'
UFC on FOX 28 takes place on Saturday from the Amway Center in Orlando, Fla. Check out the preview video for the three fights at the top of the card.
By Trent Reinsmith, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:05:00 -0500.
- Trump to hold 'listening session' after criticism from Florida school shooting survivors
Student survivors of the deadly Florida school shooting sought to become the public face of a revived gun control movement, putting them on a potential collision course with U.S. President Donald Trump.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:30:17 EST.
- In the Wake of Hurricane Irma
The ag industry takes a $2.5 million hit in Florida
Unknown Author. Farm Journal Media. Mon, 06 Nov 2017 17:57:00 GMT.
- Tiger Woods Blames Medications for His Arrest on DUI Charge
Tiger Woods attributed an “unexpected reaction” to prescription medicine for his arrest on a DUI charge that landed him in a Florida jail Monday for nearly four hours. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 29 May 2017 12:29:58 -0400.
- Climate Change Activist’s Barefoot Walk Across America Ends in Tragedy
Mark Baumer of Rhode Island was 100 days into his trek to bring attention to environmental issues when he was struck and killed by an S.U.V. in Florida.
Christine Hauser. New York Times. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 21:21:05 GMT.
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- Tesla’s Self-Driving System Cleared in Deadly Crash
The highway agency found that while Tesla’s Autopilot feature didn’t prevent a crash in Florida, the system performed as it was intended.
Neal E. Boudette. New York Times. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:34:39 GMT.
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- America's Last Hope: Can Clinton's Reason Defeat Trump's Rage?
The bloody attack in Orlando has fueled Donald Trump's campaign of fear and exclusion. Hillary Clinton is the only one left who can stop him, but she is deeply unpopular and many Americans don't trust her. Is she electable?
Spiegel Online. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 13:08:51 +0200.
- New Era of Brutality: When Violence Is No Longer Taboo
What's truly scary about the horrifying attacks that have recently taken place in Orlando, England and France isn't just the number of victims -- it's that the acts themselves are impossible to understand.
Spiegel Online. Mon, 20 Jun 2016 10:18:37 +0200.
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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