Articles about Florida

'Hungry Couple' breaks record for speed-eating hot dogs and burritos

Eating one delicious frank is great but how about gorging on 18 flavorful franks in a few minutes?

12 Nov 2022

Donald Trump
Trump may announce 2024 US presidential bid on November 15

The former United States president, Donald Trump, who campaigned for this year's midterm elections, may announce plans to run for US presidential election in 2024 on Tuesday, his adviser Jason Miller said.

07 Nov 2022

Weird Stories
USA: Woman arrested for biting boyfriend over an adult toy

The world is a funny place and what makes it so are some really bizarre cases that keep happening time and again.

29 Sep 2022

Hurricane Ian hits Florida, causes unprecedented damage, power outage

Said to be the most damaging in a long time and classified as a Category 4 storm, Hurricane Ian made landfall near the city of Fort Myers, along southwest coast of Florida on Wednesday, said the US National Hurricane Center (NHC).

09 Aug 2022

Donald Trump
Trump claims FBI 'raided' his Florida home, broke into safe

Former US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that his Florida home was "raided" by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

05 Aug 2022

Florida-based employee fired for being late; colleagues protest

Punctuality is definitely something employers expect from their employees. However, being late once in a while shouldn't lead to a mercurial situation.

05 Aug 2022

Florida couple arrested for having sex with dog, filming it

Police officials in Florida arrested a couple this week for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with their dog and recording it on video.

2 July 2022

5 must-read books by James Patterson

James Patterson is an American author who is well-known for his thriller and suspense novels. He has also written various non-fiction, science fiction, and romance novels.

29 Jun 2022

US: 8-year-old boy shoots 1-year-old baby dead using father's gun

According to Florida police, an eight-year-old boy fatally shot a baby while injuring her toddler sister.

18 Jun 2022

US Elections
Florida: Woman faces FBI investigation for selling Ashley Biden's diary

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is investigating a Florida woman, who discovered United States (US) President Joe Biden's daughter Ashley Biden's private diary.

12 May 2022

Plane Crash
Florida: After pilot falls ill, 'novice' passenger lands plane safely

A passenger with no flying experience landed a small plane safely in Florida after the pilot fell ill.

11 Mar 2022

'Don't say gay' bill deeply concerning: Apple CEO Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook has raised concerns over the new controversial education bill in the Republican-controlled state legislature of Florida which reportedly targets LGBTQ+ youths.

05 Feb 2021

US: COVID-19 deaths surpass 450K, daily death toll stubbornly high

The coronavirus deaths in the United States surpassed 450,000 on Thursday, and daily deaths remain stubbornly high at more than 3,000 a day, despite falling COVID-19 infections.

26 Jan 2021

Florida offers to host Tokyo Olympics: Details here

Florida's Chief Financial Officer, on Monday, told the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that the state would be happy to host the Olympics Games if Japan decide to back out.

04 Nov 2020

#USAElections2020: 'Big win,' says Donald Trump; set to make statement

United States President Donald Trump will be making a statement shortly as the US voted for the 2020 Presidential elections on Tuesday (local time).

04 Nov 2020

Donald Trump
#USAElections2020: How the Cuban-American vote helped Trump in Florida

Republican President Donald Trump is set to take the US state of Florida in the 2020 Presidential elections.

04 Nov 2020

Donald Trump
#USAElections2020: Focus on battleground states as counting begins

Early results for the United States Presidential elections show a close race between Republican President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden in key battleground states.

04 Nov 2020

Donald Trump
#USAElections2020: Trump, Biden register first wins; eyes on Florida

US President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden scored wins, just as polls closed across the East Coast and other parts.

29 Jul 2020

NBA season restart: Everything you need to know

The NBA 2019-20 season is set to resume on July 30.

04 Jun 2020

NBA expected to continue the season with 22 teams

The NBA's return amid the coronavirus pandemic is imminent, however, it could only be with 22 teams in the month of July.

01 Jun 2020

Donald Trump
As protests continued, Trump was briefly taken to underground bunker

As hundreds of people gathered outside White House on Friday night, to raise their voice against the brutal killing of a black man by a police officer in broad daylight, United States President Donald Trump was briefly taken to an underground bunker, reports said on Monday.

24 May 2020

NBA in talks to resume season at Disney's sports complex

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has entered into exploratory conversations with the Walt Disney Company about restarting the remainder of its season at Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Florida.

09 May 2020

Donald Trump
Coronavirus outbreak: UFC to go ahead as planned

The controversial mixed martial arts card scheduled In Florida will go ahead as planned even after one of the undercard fighters tested positive for coronavirus.

23 Mar 2020

Despite coronavirus pandemic, people worldwide refuse to stay indoors

Around the world, the coronavirus outbreak has compelled authorities to impose strict regulations advising social distancing and urging people to stay indoors.

21 Oct 2019

Hollywood News
The five best hotels in the world

Recently, popular travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler announced the results of its 32nd annual Readers' Choice Awards.

14 Sep 2019

Google Maps
22-year-old mystery of missing man solved, thanks to Google Earth

Florida resident William Earl Moldt disappeared off the face of the Earth 22 years ago, after a night of drinking in November 1997.

13 Sep 2019

3-year-old was being bullied, so 'Batman' walked her to school

Batman may not be real, but for a three-year-old girl in Florida, United States, he saved the day nonetheless.

22 Aug 2019

This 1998 murder remained unsolved, until 'killer' applied for job

In 1998, a woman was found murdered at a consignment store in Florida, United States.

10 Aug 2019

A look at the T20I records held by Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma is considered one of the most prime cricketers, especially in the limited-overs format.

05 Aug 2019

Virat Kohli
India beat West Indies: Here are the records broken

Team Indian clinched the T20I series against West Indies by winning the second T20I on Sunday in Florida.

03 Aug 2019

India beat West Indies: Here are the records broken

India got off to a strong start in their tour of West Indies by pocketing the first T20I in Florida.

03 Aug 2019

West Indies vs India, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

India take on West Indies in the second T20I of the three-match series on Sunday.

West Indies vs India, T20Is: Players to watch out for

West Indies host India for three T20Is starting August 3 in Florida, USA.

Narine, Pollard back in the squad for T20Is against India

The West Indies cricket team has been bolstered by the return of Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard for the upcoming T20I series against India.

20 May 2019

Sexual Harassment
US Navy sailors ranked female crew in secret 'rape lists'

US Navy sailors aboard a submarine created and distributed a disgusting, sexually explicit list, ranking female crew members, an investigative report reveals.

15 May 2019

Future is here: Lenovo shows off world's first foldable-screen laptop

By now, you must have heard a lot about foldables, the devices that come with a flexible screen.

04 May 2019

US: Boeing-737 with 136 passengers skids off, goes into river

A Boeing 737 commercial plane with as many as 136 passengers on board skidded off the runway after landing in Jacksonville in the US's Florida and slid into the St. John's River.

19 Apr 2019

29-year-old man in relationship with robot, plans to marry it

Love for machines is real, but sometimes it could go up to a point where things may seem hard to believe.

03 Apr 2019

Donald Trump
Chinese woman detained for illegally entering President Trump's resort

A Chinese woman, Yujing Zhang, was arrested by the US Secret Service agents after she tried to illegally enter Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.

24 Mar 2019

US teen commits suicide after surviving Parkland shooting

In a tragic incident, Sydney Aiello committed suicide after she lost her close friend, Meadow Pollack, in last year's Parkland, Florida shooting.