With the number of confirmed Zika virus cases mounting in Florida and Gov. Rick Scott’s declaration of a state of emergency in the affected counties, PETA sent an urgent... The post Zika Virus Could Thrive in Florida’s Monkey Facilities Amid the Swamps appeared first on PETA.
Florida Governor Rick Scott signed an executive order on Wednesday declaring a public health emergency in four counties in his state where at least nine people have fallen victim to the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
Florida officials have declared a public health emergency in four counties with confirmed Zika virus cases, underscoring the increasing concern in the United States.Gov. Rick Scott (R) said nine cases had been confirmed in Miami-Dade,...Show More Summary
Gov. Rick Scott declared a health emergency in four counties Wednesday after at least nine cases of the mosquito-borne Zika illness were detected in Florida. Health officials believe all of the cases are from people who contracted the disease while traveling to affected countries. "We have to ensure...
Fresh off his second-place finish in the Iowa caucus, Donald Trump has received the endorsement of former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown. Next stop: New Hampshire! Kid Rick also endorsed Trump. Important question: Does Ted Cruz wearShow More Summary
The Florida House of Representatives released its tax proposal yesterday, and it is worse than the mediocre plan released by Governor Rick Scott in November. The House plan includes several of the positive aspects of Governor Scott’s...Show More Summary
A year ago both Scott Walker and Rick Santorum got in trouble for questioning President Obama's religious beliefs, and now Jeb Bush is reviving the tacky trend. On Tuesday reporters asked Bush to weigh in on the strength of Trump's Christian beliefs in light of Jerry Falwell Jr. endorsing the... More »
Sounds like: Chance The Rapper, Travi$ Scott, Drake Song: Lupe Fiasco & Future - No Problems What's so good? Following on from the Rick Ross & Drake collaboration "Empire," "No Problems" is the second leak from J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League's upcoming project J.U.S.T.I..C.E. Show More Summary
Public clamor for a veto and against Florida Governor Rick Scott's signing, today, of a new "water policy" bill lands in the governor's bubble like a muted, padded sound. Scott doesn't see and he doesn't hear, except through the filter of political ambition. Show More Summary
Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s (R) administration was accused of eliminating health standards related to childrens’ heart surgery only after a hospital chain failing to meet them donated $200,000 to state Republicans. “The coincidence is just a little too much,” pediatric...
Showrunner Scott M. Gimple teases new discoveries for Rick Grimes and his group when 'The Walking Dead' Season 6 returns.
Oscar Ray Bolin, a serial killer convicted of murdering three Tampa Bay area women, was executed by lethal injection on Thursday in Florida. According Associated Press, reported via MSN, Gov. Rick Scott’s office confirmed that Bolin was pronounced dead by lethal injection at 10:16 p.m. Show More Summary
Reader Justin Scott, an Iowan who has had exchanges with Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Rick Santorum, attended a gathering with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie yesterday as he made his case for why voters should caucus for him as President...Show More Summary
Former Los Angeles Lakers forward and three-time NBA champion Rick Fox has reportedly purchased an eSports League of Legends team in a push to expand his post-playing portfolio. According to Bloomberg's Scott Soshnick, Fox has acquired Gravity, which is slated to be rebranded as Echo Fox, per ESPN's Darren Rovell. Show More Summary
Florida is perhaps one of the epicenters of climate change denial and at the same time one of it’s first victims. Republican governor Rick Scott and Senator and presidential candidate Marco Rubio lead the denial of man made climate change while the Miami area becomes one of it’s first victims. Elizabeth Kolbert of the Atlantic [...]Show More Summary
Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R-of course) has once again demonstrated just how much he doesn't care if people—children, even—suffer and die in ways that are totally preventable on his watch. An investigation by the Miami Herald has uncovered...Show More Summary
HIALEAH, Fla. — When Florida Governor Rick Scott took office in 2011 and appointed Herschel Vinyard, Jr. as the director of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (D.E.P.), a curious rule went into effect: D.E.P. employees were not to use the terms “global warming” or “climate change” in any official communications.
Scott Storch dishes on working with Chris Brown and Rick Ross, dating Lil’ Kim and Paris Hilton and his comeback after substance abuse and bankruptcy.
Governor Rick Scott (R) of Florida announced a slate of new tax changes. The changes, many recycled from previous budget proposals, would result in a $1 billion tax cut. Like previous iterations of Governor Scott’s proposals, this year...Show More Summary
Reader Justin Scott, who previously had a brief exchange with Sen. Bernie Sanders about religion, heard that Sen. Rick Santorum was coming to his area. So of course he had to attend.And he used the opportunity to ask Santorum, a notoriously conservative Catholic, about atheism.