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What Every Florida Voter Should Know About Amendment 2

Nov. 9 Update: Amendment 2 passed, earning 71 percent of the vote. Read more about this historic vote. Finally, after months of hearing arguments from...

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  • Nov 8, 2016

Crosswalks and Other Safety Measures for Keeping Lexington Kids Safe on the Way to School

Recently a teenager on the way to school was hit by a car at the corner of Blue Ash Drive and Clays Mill Road. This...

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  • Nov 8, 2016

Major Verdict Against Cigarette Maker Kicks Off Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and a Florida jury kicked it off by sending a message about the dangers of cigarettes with a well-timed...

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  • Nov 8, 2016

CarFit and Other Ways to Help Aging Parents Stay Safe and Independent on the Road

A new national program designed to help older adult drivers is now making a splash in Orlando’s senior community. CarFit, created by the American Society...

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  • Nov 7, 2016

November is Adoption Awareness Month

A stable home can be life-changing, and many children in Mississippi go without one. November is Adoption Awareness Month, and we’re teaming up with the...

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  • Nov 7, 2016

UberEats in Orlando: Should Prospective Drivers Worry About Cloud of Labor Violation Allegations Hanging Over Uber?

UberEats’ food-delivery services has launched in Orlando this week, joining Google Express, Drizly, and other quick-delivery online services. This launch coincides with other major news...

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  • Nov 4, 2016

Uber Drivers Winning Unemployment Benefits: Are You Next?

Recently, two former Uber drivers discovered they are eligible for unemployment compensation, following a New York State Department of Labor ruling. The unemployment benefits board...

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  • Nov 4, 2016

Tallahassee Is Becoming a Cyclist’s Dream, and Some Say It’ll Only Get Better

Tallahassee’s cycling community can rest easy knowing their city is doing everything it can to keep them safe, especially after a recent accident in the...

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  • Nov 4, 2016

NHTSA Head Says Automakers Have “Ultimate Responsibility” for Airbag Repairs

Takata’s defective airbags have turned into the largest auto recall in history, a fact which has had a reportedly pronounced impact on the company’s bottom...

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  • Nov 4, 2016

Bike Share Program Begins in St. Petersburg: Is Our City Ready For This?

This week marks the beginning of St. Petersburg’s first bike share program. The Coast Bike Share Program, which also operates in Tampa, has launched a...

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  • Nov 3, 2016

School Bus Safety: Greatest Danger is Loading and Unloading Children

A fatal school bus crash in Baltimore early Tuesday morning brought the national spotlight down on school bus safety once again. Interestingly, many of the...

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  • Nov 3, 2016

Nashville Outdoor Workers: Don’t Get Injured for a Paycheck

Recently, a worker was injured when a tree fell on him,while clearing a road in Bellevue, according to WMC Action News 5. This accident highlights...

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  • Nov 3, 2016

Thick Fog a Factor in Deadly Lake County Accident: How Can Drivers Stay Safe?

New details have emerged about the deadly five-vehicle accident that occurred the morning of Monday, Oct. 31 in Lake County. Florida Highway Patrol troopers have...

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  • Nov 3, 2016

What if You’re a Victim of Wage Theft and You Don’t Even Know It?

Tallahassee’s growing healthcare industry has been great for the city, but it looks like there’s one thing that might not be so great: Employers not...

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  • Nov 2, 2016

Robinson Street Is on a 'Diet': The Pros and Cons of This Ambitious Construction Project

Changes may be on the way for Robinson Street, a scenic road near Lake Eola that is considered by many to be an obsolete and...

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  • orlando
  • Nov 2, 2016