By Ted Hesson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden’s administration would make it harder to seek asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border under several plans being considered that bear similarities to policies pushed by former President Donald Trump. Two Department of Homeland Security officials …
FBI Director Chris Wray is raising national security concerns about TikTok, warning Friday that control of the popular video sharing app is in the hands of a Chinese government “that doesn’t share our values.” Wray said the FBI was concerned that the Chinese had the ability to control the app’s recommendation algorithm, “which allows them … Leer más
Florida Gators quarterback Jalen Kitna was dismissed from the football team after his recent arrest on charges of child porn possession. The Orlando Sentinel first reported Kitna’s dismissal from the team, which came after the 19-year-old redshirt freshman appeared in a Gainesville court Thursday. Kitna was released from jail on $80,000 bond, a day after … Leer más
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — The Florida Department of Law Enforcement reported that as of 2021, crime in the state had reached a 50-year low, dropping 8.3% since 2020. The department said that was nearly 40,000 fewer crimes reported. Florida Treasury to divest $2B in state funds from BlackRock, Inc. over ESG policies FDLE’s annual crime report … Leer más
One of the world’s leading insurance analytics companies says Ian is the 2nd most damaging storm of all time in terms of insured losses Ian currently holds the world record for 2022’s single worst weather-related catastrophe, topping winter storms, hail, and flooding events across the globe The report estimates total insured losses at $50-65 billion … Leer más
Florida lawmakers are reportedly working to resolve their political fight with Disney, just days after Mr. Iger returned as the entertainment giant’s chief executive.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis commented on the Republican Party’s “huge underperformance” in the midterm elections at a press conference on Thursday, giving reasons why his re-election victory was dominant while the GOP nationwide captured just a slim House majority and failed to take the Senate. DeSantis, who has been hailed by some Republicans as the … Leer más
The churn of capitalism can be very disruptive to traditional hierarchies.
Good Friday morning. The challenge of affordable housing — and the lack of obvious solutions — hung over a number of panel discussions at Florida TaxWatch’s annual meeting. In the wake of a hurricane and in the face of an insurance crisis, one thing most agreed on is that the problem is an urgent one. … Leer más