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Over-testing in schools? Lee County's vote has educators talking

The debate over high stakes testing in Florida schools has raged for years. Parent groups have railed against it. School board leaders have deplored it. Just four days ago, Gov. Rick Scott c …

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Florida website aimed at the uninsured draws little interest

TALLAHASSEE — Last year, legislators allocated $900,000 to help Floridians find affordable health care through a new state-backed website. At the same time, they refused to expand Medi …

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    Nominees for PSC posts include Patronis, Murzin and Brown

    The Public Service Nominating Council on Thursday included a current and former legislator, as well as a sitting commissioner, in the slate of seven candidates forwarded to Gov. Rick Scott to fill two positions on the five-person board that regulates Florida utilities. ...

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    Jimmy Kimmel stages glorious mini 'Friends' reunion on his show

    Allow us to send you into the long Labor Day weekend with this delightful tidbit: a mini Friends reunion happened on Jimmy Kimmel's show Wednesday....

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