Greg Allen

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How Long Can Florida's Citrus Industry Survive?

Friday, November 27, 2015

The USDA recently stunned growers when it projected the smallest orange harvest for Florida in more than 50 years. The culprit: A tiny insect that's killing off the state's trees — and industry.


Safety Investigators Say They Can't Find El Faro's Data Recorder

Monday, November 16, 2015

The ship sank near the Bahamas during Hurricane Joaquin last month. The wreckage has been searched by a remotely operated vehicle, but there's no sign of the device that recorded the ship's movements.


SeaWorld Reinvents Itself In Face Of Growing 'Blackfish' Scrutiny

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Facing continued pressure from activists and lawmakers over its shows featuring captive killer whales, SeaWorld is addressing its problems by putting an emphasis on conservation and education.


Scientists Work With Cuba To Bring Lost Orchids Back To Florida State Park

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Fakahatchee Strand Preserve is home to more than 40 native species of orchids; many more were lost to poaching and habitat destruction. Some of those blooms can still be found in Cuba and may return.


As GOP Hopeful Rubio Rises, So Does Scrutiny

Monday, November 09, 2015

Strong debate performances have strengthened Marco Rubio's presidential campaign. He released records that show he made personal charges to a state GOP credit card. But there are even...


Brazil's Economic Downturn Disrupts Development In Miami

Friday, November 06, 2015

Economic challenges in Brazil and other foreign countries — plus a strengthening U.S. dollar --are having an impact in Miami. Developers are seeing a decline in demand from internatio...


Florida Republicans Weigh In On Bush-Rubio Battle

Tuesday, November 03, 2015

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush tried to jump-start his presidential bid in his home state Monday. In the campaign lately, he's been battling his political protege, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio.


Keeping An Island Afloat: Obama's Plan To Aid Puerto Rico

Thursday, October 22, 2015

The White House has unveiled a plan to help Puerto Rico deal with its $72 billion debt and ongoing economic crisis. But it needs approval by Congress, which has been reluctant to help the island.


Family Of 31-Year-Old Fatally Shot By Police Officer Demands Answers

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Details are still emerging of a police shooting in Florida's Palm Beach County over the weekend, which left 31-year-old Corey Jones dead. Jones was shot by an undercover police officer on a highway.


Puerto Ricans Vow To Have A Bigger Voice In 2016 Election

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Puerto Rican leaders gathered in Orlando, Fla., in an effort to begin building the political clout of the nation's second-largest Hispanic group.


Who 'Owns' The Beach? In Daytona, Cars, Turtles And Hotels Duke It Out

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Residents in Florida's Daytona Beach are going to court to protect what they consider a fundamental right: the freedom to drive their cars and trucks on the beach.


Conservatives' Pick For House Speaker Has Experience Flattening 'Pyramid Of Power'

Sunday, October 11, 2015

As speaker of the state legislature in Florida, Rep. Daniel Webster gave the rank and file more power. That's why conservatives in Washington are backing him to run the House.


Coast Guard Suspends Search For El Faro Survivors

Wednesday, October 07, 2015

The cargo ship sank last week in Hurricane Joaquin, in which 33 people were on board. The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating what happened to the ship.


Amid Redevelopment Plans, Miami Residents Fight To Save Little Havana

Tuesday, October 06, 2015

As Miami pushes a rezoning plan to encourage redevelopment, residents are worried gentrification will change Little Havana's historic character and push longtime residents out of the neighborhood.


U.S. Coast Guard Continues Search For El Faro Survivors

Monday, October 05, 2015

The search continues after El Faro, a 790-foot cargo ship, sank last Thursday in Hurricane Joaquin. One body has been found, but family members and search and rescue crews remain hopeful.


U.S. Developers Appeal To Foreign Investors With Promise Of A Visa

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Miami developers are looking to foreign investors to bankroll an array of building projects. They are promising a visa, but a government report raises questions about whether such investments pay off.


5 TV Shows To Watch In An Otherwise Uninspiring Fall Season

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

The networks mostly played it safe — and boring — this year. But critic Eric Deggans found a few shows you shouldn't miss: The Muppets, Supergirl, Grandfathered, The Grinder and Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.


This Pest Has Shut Down South Florida's $700 Million Fruit Industry

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Officials have quarantined 85 square miles of farmland in a fight to halt the spread of the destructive Oriental fruit fly. The freeze comes just as growers were starting to harvest tropical fruits.


Puerto Rico's Governor Announces Plan To Reduce $72 Billion Debt

Wednesday, September 09, 2015

Puerto Rico's governor has announced a plan to reduce the island's $72 billion debt and restore fiscal stability through cutting spending and increasing tax collections. But it also d...


Biden Talks Education; Miami Audience Listens For Clues To Presidential Bid

Thursday, September 03, 2015

Vice President Joe Biden is mulling a run for the White House. He made an education speech in Miami on Wednesday, but made no mention of politics or his deliberations.