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State faces legal tab in ‘Docs vs. Glocks’ fight

BY | Jim Saunders The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE......... Florida will pay $1.1 million in legal fees to attorneys who challenged a controversial...

Burglary and assault in Golden Gate

The Collier County Sheriff’s Office is asking residents to exercise caution and report any suspicious behavior while deputies investigate a burglary and sexual assault...

Police searching for convenience store robber in Bonita Springs

Police are looking for a man who robbed a Bonita Springs convenience store Saturday. According to the Lee County Sheriff's Office, the man walked into...

Goldman Sachs reaches out to Scott on Venezuela

BY | Jim Turner The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE......... Goldman Sachs Asset Management, which has taken heat for its purchase of $2.8 billion...

Life with Moxie: The classic summer barbecue

By: Julie Koester, Life with Moxie Barbecue is as American as apple pie but where did it come from? The etymology of the term is...

Weekly Roundup: Center Court

BY | Brandon Larrabee The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE......... Every year, around the middle of the summer, with the Legislature long gone and...

TV thieves arrested

Two men are behind bars after being caught on camera stealing televisions from a Fort Myers Walmart, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office said Friday. Deputies...

FPL upgrades SWFL power grids; confident in facing storms

By: Miguel Rodriguez(@Miguel_Rod0914) It’s been nearly 12 years since a hurricane last impacted Southwest Florida, but those who lived here them remember all too well...

Robb & Stucky opens discount outlet in Bonita Springs

Robb & Stucky opened the doors of their first ever discount outlet in Bonita Springs on Friday. The “Clearance Spot”, which is located in Bonita...

Consumer confidence driving housing market

The Southwest Florida housing market continues its steady climb as indicators point to strong growth in 2018. New data released by the Naples Area Board...

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House budget blueprint boosts military, cuts food stamps

BY ANDREW TAYLOR WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a budget that proposes trillions of dollars in cuts to the social safety...

‘Let Obamacare fail,’ Trump says after GOP plan collapses

BY ALAN FRAM and ERICA WERNER WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared Tuesday he's going to "let Obamacare fail" after the Republicans' effort to...

Trump lets Iran deal live, but signals he may not for...

BY JOSH LEDERMAN WASHINGTON (AP) — Having accused Iran of flouting the nuclear deal, President Donald Trump was inclined to tell Congress that Tehran...

Italy considers emergency visas to ease migrant strain

MILAN (AP) — As Italians confront the pressure of new migrant arrivals with two distinct reactions — putting out the welcome mat, or erecting...