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Authorities search a vehicle late Sunday in Key Largo after arresting Brandon Russell of Tampa, who is not pictured. Russell faces federal explosives charges after Tampa police investigating a double homicide found bomb materials in his Tampa Palms apartment. [Photo courtesy of Kevin Wadlow,]

Bomb experts say materials at Tampa Palms murder scene were meant to kill

TAMPA — Easily obtainable chemicals and equipment that investigators found at the scene of a double murder in Tampa Palms were assembled for one purpose, according to explosives experts: To create an improvised explosive device that could kill people and destroy property. There were enough explosive materials found …


The artist and his work

Trump presents Pope Francis with sculpture made by Florida artist

An artist from Stuart, Florida, made a bronze sculpture that President Trump presented today to Pope Francis....


Rick Baker's campaign released its first TV ad Wednesday

Rick Baker releases first campaign ad



Florida prekindergarten access among nation's best, but funding among worst

When Florida began its voluntary prekindergarten program, the criticisms began that it aimed to serve many youngsters but with little quality....