The incident appears to be the latest in a number of crimes targeting people of South Asian descent.
In 1993, the U.S. Supreme Court granted constitutional protections to a religious group that sacrifices animals as a form of ritual.
Esteban Santiago is accused of killing five and injuring eight in a shooting at Fort Lauderdale’s international airport.
“Santa was given additional training to ensure that he remains in the character of Santa during all future appearances,” Florida's Seminole Towne Center mall said in a statement.
Authorities say the drug flakka may be to blame for the "random, unprovoked brutal attack on people enjoying a quiet South Florida evening."
A car crash killed Greg and Sarah Moyers of Missouri, but their daughters survived, police said.
Longtime inmate Mark DeFriest — "the greatest escape artist [Florida] has ever known" — is inching closer to freedom.
Stacy Lorraine Naber, serving a life sentence in Florida, repeatedly requested a legal name change to fit her gender identity but was denied each time.
The man's mugshot "kind of highlights what someone can do if you break into their home," according to police in North Port, Fla.
In the wake of a tragic alligator attack on a 2-year-old boy, there are questions about whether the Florida theme park could have done more to warn guests about potential risks.