fruit cake adornment notionsMarco Rubio: Parkland survivors ‘have done more in five weeks than has been done in 15 years’

Florida senator kudoes students for forcing action on Capitol hill without politicizing Americas gun control debate beyond repair The families of the Parkland shooting victims have done more to legislate gun safety legislation in the five weeks since the 14 February massacre than others have in more than a decade, Florida senator Marco Rubio has…

Zika virus: Texas and Florida airports at highest risk to receive infected travelers

Boston and New York airports next on list of US airports with greatest number of passengers arriving from areas with confirmed cases of the infectious disease Airports in Florida and Texas are at the highest risk to receive more passengers with the Zika virus in the coming months, according to researchers with a grant from…

Marco Rubio: women with Zika should not be allowed abortions

Florida senator and former presidential nominee says he will stray on the side of life even if newborns will have microcephaly Florida senator Marco Rubio has said women infected with the Zika virus should not be allowed to have abortions, even if their babies have microcephaly, the severe developmental disorder than can result from infection…

Zika: South Beach corroborated as second site of US-based transmission

CDC adds popular Florida tourist destination to travel warning after five instances confirmed, but governor Rick Scott says country wont advise people to stay away The CDC has added South Beach to its traveling warning, after it was identified as the second site of Zika transmission by mosquitos on the US mainland. But Floridas governor,…

Miami now has a 1-mile no-go zone for pregnant women, thanks to Zika virus

MIAMI, FL – JULY 30: Sharon Nagel, a Miami-Dade County mosquito control inspector, walks through the Wynwood neighborhood looking for mosquitos .Image: Joe Raedle/ Getty Images A localise Zika virus outbreak in Miami inspired the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention( CDC) to issue a rare travelling advisory on Monday, cautioning pregnant women or women…

Why a protest camp in Florida is being “ve called the” next Standing Stone

At first glance the quiet town of Live Oak seems an unlikely venue for a stand against Big Energy. But in recent weeks its become a centre of opposition A north Florida river that attracted the states first tourists a century before Walt Disneys famous cartoon mouse is emerging at the centre of a fight…