CLEARWATER BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Republican David Jolly is the winner of a hard-fought congressional election in Florida to replace the late Rep. Bill Young.
With nearly 100 percent of the vote counted, The Associated Press says Jolly bested Democrat Alex Sink in a contest that attracted national attention and millions of dollars.
The special election served as the first test of President Barack…
Tune in to AM 820 News for Special Election Coverage featuring guests, stats and breaking updates regarding the outcome of Congressional District 13 – Pinellas featuring Dan Maduri and Steve Summers.
With 36.3% turnout in the district this Special Election is shaping up to be special.
There is now 44% of American’s age 22 to 27 who hold a bachelor degree are in jobs that don’t require that height of education.
Where are the jobs? For more click here.
Jason Sudeikis has nabbed the iconic role of Fletch in Warner Bros.’ ‘Fletch Won,’ the first of a planned comedy franchise centered on the journalist character first played by Chevy Chase.
The ‘Fletch’ movies are based on the Gregory McDonald mystery novels featuring an investigative reporter named I. M. Fletcher. The first book was written in 1974, and it spawned 11 more. Chase made an indelible…
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida hospital has agreed to pay $85 million to settle a Medicare fraud whistle-blower lawsuit.
Halifax Hospital Medical Center of the Daytona Beach area reached the agreement with federal authorities Monday.
The hospital’s director of physician services filed a whistle-blower lawsuit in 2009, accusing the facility of filing false Medicare claims and paying doctors…
MIAMI (AP) — A May 5 trial date has been set for Justin Bieber in the Florida case charging him with driving under the influence, resisting arrest and possessing an invalid driver’s license.
Prosecutors also said at a Tuesday hearing that no plea offer has been made for the 20-year-old pop singer. He has pleaded not guilty.
The first trial date was postponed while attorneys for news organizations…
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) – Malaysian military: missing jet made it to Malacca Strait, far from last reported position.
USF Political Professor, Dr. Susan MacManus, talked to AM 820 News anchors, Roger P. Schulman and Robert Pankau, about the heated race for Pinellas Counties District 13 Congressional Race.
Listen to the interview here to find out what she had to say:
AM 820 News anchor, Robert Pankau, talked to ANC News Correspondent, Aaron Katersky, about the new security plan for next month’s Boston Marathon. In the wak of last year’s terror attack, there are new restrictions on what runners can carry and new screening requirements for spectators. Pretty much what you would expect, basically, no backpacks for runners, just fanny packs and hydration belts.…