11 days ago | LGBT News
Today the justices of the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) released their decision on Obergefell v. Hodges. With a 5-4 ruling, they decided that state laws which bar same-sex couples from marrying are unconstitutional. Although re...
12 days ago | Animal Planet
Officials from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) have approved a one-week black bear hunting season this October—- even though the agency does not have an official estimate of the bear population. Activists are deva...
14 days ago | Animal Planet
In 1974 officials at the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) listed the Florida black bear as a threatened species. The protected status prevented the public from hunting the vulnerable bears, helping them to make considerabl...
18 days ago | LGBT News
Currently the nation is waiting for the U.S. Supreme Court to release its decision on two legal questions. The first is whether states must allow same-sex couples to marry, and the second is whether states that ban same-sex marriage must recognize...
19 days ago | Animal Planet
Under the Animal Welfare Act (AWA), the Miami Seaquarium is required to renew its exhibitor’s license every year with the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), an agency under the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Before the ...
1 month ago | Palm Beach News
The staff at FAU's student newspaper the University Press (UP) was shocked on May 16 when they discovered a reporter from The Boca Raton Tribune named Fred Hamilton had passed off a student's reporting as his own. Student journalist Emi...