Florida congressman tests positive for coronavirus

Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart becomes first member of Congress to announce that he has tested positive for COVID-19.Elad Benari, 3/19/2020, 1:27 AM

Biden wins Florida, Illinois and Arizona

Multiple networks project that former Vice President will win primaries in all three states which voted on Tuesday.Elad Benari, 3/18/2020, 5:07 AM

Tampa Bay councilman who used term ‘we’re getting Jewed’ meets with Jewish leader, rabbi

After using the phrase 'we're getting Jewed', Tampa Bay City Council member meets with rabbi, local Jewish leader for 'dialogue'.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/7/2020, 11:48 AM

Al-Qaeda claims attack on Florida naval base

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula claims responsibility for December attack at US naval base in Pensacola.Elad Benari, 2/3/2020, 4:15 AM

Florida: Multiple victims in Riviera Beach shooting

Shooting in Riviera Beach, Florida, leaves multiple people injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2020, 10:41 PM

Vehicle breaches checkpoints near Trump's Florida club

SUV breaches two security checkpoints near Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, leading to chase that resulted in shots being fired.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/31/2020, 8:07 PM

US A-G: Shooting at Florida air base was act of terrorism

Attorney General William Barr says shooting at a Naval air base in Pensacola was an act of terrorism motivated by "jihadist ideology".Elad Benari, 1/14/2020, 4:36 AM

Philadelphia community awards Efrat Mayor lifetime achievement

StandWithUs organization holds gala evening, surprises Oded Revivi Magen Yisrael award; Revivi: 'Often called to spread different message.'Mordechai Sones, 12/23/2019, 7:06 PM

US pauses training of Saudi aviation students

US Navy pauses training of hundreds of Saudi Arabian aviation students following shooting in Pensacola.Elad Benari, 12/11/2019, 2:07 AM

FBI believes Pensacola shooter acted alone

Investigators believe Saudi Air Force lieutenant acted alone when he killed three people at US Navy base.Elad Benari, 12/9/2019, 1:58 AM

Three dead in shooting at naval base in Florida

At least three killed in shooting at naval base in Pensacola. Shooter was Saudi student, terror motive investigated.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/6/2019, 10:40 PM

Lake County becomes first Florida 'Second Amendment Sanctuary'

While Democrats propose taking away what some call 'weapons of war', Republicans are touting their second amendment rights to bear arms.', 11/17/2019, 1:54 PM

Trump moves from New York to Florida

President Trump no longer a resident of New York, moving his official residence from Trump Tower in NYC to Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/1/2019, 11:36 AM

Florida: Hitman found guilty in murder of Jewish professor

Hit-man found guilty of first-degree murder of popular Florida State U. professor. Mistrial declared for other suspect.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/13/2019, 4:03 PM

Fox Sports reporter who mocked ‘stingy’ Jew hired by Liberty U.

Emily Austen, who was fired by Fox News over controversial comments on minority groups, hired by Jerry Falwell's Liberty University.Ben Sales, JTA, 10/6/2019, 3:39 PM

Florida county commission passes anti-BDS resolution

Broward County Commission resolution: “BDS Movement effectively seeks to destroy the State of Israel as a homeland to the Jewish people."Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/29/2019, 2:59 PM

Miami synagogue shooter charged with hate crime

Man who shot 68-year-old man 6 times outside Young Israel North Miami Beach faces multiple charges for the attack.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/16/2019, 7:12 PM

Florida senator: 'We need secure borders'

Florida Sen. Rick Scott reacts to SCOTUS decision on asylum seekers: 'Why are we waiting for the Supreme Court to make decisions?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2019, 1:19 PM

Florida man jailed for threatening to shoot up Chabad synagogue

25-year-old Floridian arrested by FBI and charged over threats to Chabad synagogue.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/12/2019, 9:22 PM

Hurricane Dorian grows to category five

Dorian has strengthened to the highest category on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale and is capable of catastrophic destruction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2019, 5:12 PM

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to Category 3

Hurricane Dorian strengthens as it approaches Florida.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/30/2019, 9:47 PM

Hurricane Dorian strengthens as it nears coast Florida

Sunshine State braces for possible Category 3 hurricane over holiday weekend.Gary Willig, 8/29/2019, 3:51 PM

State of emergency in Florida as hurricane approaches

Governor Ron DeSantis declares state of emergency Wednesday as Hurricane Dorian inches toward the Sunshine State.Ben Ariel, 8/29/2019, 12:31 AM

Florida and Puerto Rico brace for Hurricane Dorian

Florida governor urges residents to prepare a week's worth of food, water, and medicine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 10:00 AM

Florida man jailed for threatening to behead Bernie Sanders

Man who left anti-Semitic 'ISIS-style' threat on Bernie Sanders' office voicemail system sentenced to 15 months in prison.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/28/2019, 7:11 AM

Jeffrey Epstein buried in unmarked grave in Jewish cemetery

Disgraced financier quietly buried next to his parents in Florida Jewish cemetery after apparent suicide. Names removed to prevent vandalismArutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 2:48 PM

Florida pastor calls Jewish actress 'whore of Zionism'

Baptist pastor in Jacksonville, Florida blasts 'circumcised' Jews, calls for death of Jewish actress.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/11/2019, 3:59 PM

Florida man targeted Orthodox Jews in $3 million Ponzi scheme

Court documents say Shayeh Dov 'almost exclusively' targeted members of Orthodox community, used money on gambling, renting luxury cars.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 8/3/2019, 8:44 PM

Police treating Miami Beach shooting as a hate crime

‘We no longer feel comfortable in our own shul’: Miami Beach’s Jews cope after another synagogue shooting.Ben Sales, JTA, 7/31/2019, 9:59 AM

Florida synagogue receives anti-Semitic and threatening package

Young Israel of Bal Harbour receives threatening package 1 day after man shot at Young Israel of North Miami Beach.Marcy Oster/JTA, 7/30/2019, 8:58 PM

Florida: Synagogue receives suspicious package

Package to Young Israel synagogue of Bal Harbour contains anti-Semitic rhetoric, threatening photo. Mayor: We'll stand strong, united, proudArutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2019, 1:34 PM

Florida’s first Jewish senator since Civil War dies at 90

Richard Stone, the first Jewish senator in Florida since 1861 and an adviser on Camp David Peace Accords, dead at 90.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 7/30/2019, 7:31 AM

Jewish Agency: Signs point to anti-Semitism in Miami shooting

Jewish Agency chief says shooting outside of Miami Beach area synagogue has the hallmarks of anti-Semitic attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2019, 11:42 AM

'Time to put an end to anti-Semitic terror attacks in the US'

As police probe whether shooting outside of Florida synagogue was targeting worshippers, WZO calls for 'end to terrorism' against US Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2019, 9:09 AM

Man shot outside synagogue in Florida

Orthodox man shot while waiting for afternoon prayers outside synagogue near North Miami Beach. Police investigating possible hate crime.Ben Ariel, 7/29/2019, 4:05 AM

Is Hasidic man who sued McDonalds actually a missionary?

Allegedly Hasidic man sued McDonald's for refusing to hire him over his beard. But why would Hasidic Jew work at non-Kosher establishment?David Rosenberg, 7/23/2019, 9:25 AM

Haredi sues McDonald's for 3 years of back wages

Haredi man sues Orlando-area McDonald’s for not hiring him due to his beard.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/19/2019, 3:15 PM

Florida principal removed after Holocaust denial

Boca Raton high school removes principal who told a parent he needed to remain neutral on whether or not the Holocaust occurred.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2019, 2:37 AM

Florida principal: I can't take a position on the Holocaust

High school principal in Boca Raton tells parents that 'not everyone believes the Holocaust happened, I can't take a position on it.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/7/2019, 10:51 PM

Explosion in Florida shopping center

At least 21 injured in explosion at Plantation, Florida, shopping center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2019, 11:41 PM

Florida man arrested for threatening to kill Jews and others

Suspect arrested after threatening to murder Jews and other minorities, while illegally owning firearms, praising synagogue shooters.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/16/2019, 9:34 PM

Florida drops Airbnb from blacklist after settlements ban nixed

Governor Ron DeSantis announces removal of Airbnb from Florida state blacklist of companies boycotting Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/5/2019, 2:42 PM

'Israel our closest ally, most successful state in the region'

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis discusses with Arutz Sheva benefits of Israel-Florida ties, fight against anti-Semitism, and US-Israel bond.Yoni Kempinski, 5/30/2019, 9:50 PM

Governor of Florida stands with Israel

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis came to Israel to speak about business and economics.i24News, 5/30/2019, 7:29 AM

Florida Gov: BDS is driven by anti-Semitism

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and Minister Gilad Erdan visit Gush Etzion, discuss bigoted nature of BDS movement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2019, 4:36 PM

Florida Gov. DeSantis sued over state cabinet meeting in J'lem

Watchdog group and several news outlets sue Ron DeSantis and members of state cabinet, claiming meeting violates open government laws.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/29/2019, 3:44 PM

'BDS has no place in Florida'

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis honored at Ariel University for signing of MOU with Florida State University.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2019, 4:39 PM

Florida Governor headed to Israel for visit

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis leaves for a visit to Israel with a delegation of close to 100 people.Ben Ariel, 5/26/2019, 6:16 AM

Florida: Man arrested for threatening, spitting on elderly Jews

British-born jogger arrested in Florida for threatening to sexually assault elderly Jews.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/16/2019, 3:33 PM

120 Years of Zionism Exhibition flies to Florida

Famous poster exhibition from Ben-Gurion Airport transferred to Florida for Israel's 71st Independence Day celebrations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2019, 8:16 PM

Road rage shooting sparks panic at kosher restaurant in Florida

Shooting near Trump International Beach Resort in Florida leaves customers at nearby kosher restaurant in shock.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2019, 10:04 PM

South Florida community celebrates Israel’s Independence Day

Over 4,000 thousand children, hundreds of guests, community leaders and elected officials celebrate Israel as one communityArutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 10:19 PM

Florida Senate approves anti-Semitism bill

Florida Senate unanimously passes anti-Semitism bill which defines calls for violence against Jews as anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 5/1/2019, 5:36 AM

Florida ER doctor shot while stopping double amputee shooter

Dr. Bruce Goldfeder shot through skull after subduing double amputee patient who opened fire in ER. 'I'm fine,' says doctor after shooting.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/4/2019, 5:28 AM

Israeli lunar mission to launch Thursday

Israeli spacecraft to be launched from Cape Canaveral Thursday night, bound for the Moon in Israel's first lunar landing mission.AFP, 2/21/2019, 8:25 PM

Student arrested after refusing to recite Pledge of Allegiance

11-year-old called the Pledge of Allegiance and national anthem 'racist', allegedly threatened school staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2019, 1:23 PM

Sportscaster charged with felony for defacing 'racist' sign

Sportscaster Warner Wolf charged for ripping the word "plantation" off the sign outside his gated community in Florida.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/12/2019, 1:59 PM