A looming terrorist threat is pretty far removed from Gainesville. However, pilots have been known to make the occasional emergency crash landing in Gainesville's many wonderful lakes. For the complete story
Months before voters hit the polls, controversy stemming from the 2000 election had state Supervisor of Elections Glenda Hood walking a tight rope. The nation will watch Florida and its ballot counters closely again this election season. Voter controversy, in Florida?
Block tuition is a plan to raise money for UF without increasing funding to the school. Not only is the plan controversial with students, but Tallahassee lawmakers could make this a partisan issue when the session begins. Legislators will have the final vote on the new tuition plan.