Polls closed at 7 p.m. and results now show all precincts reporting. Supervisor of Elections reports nearly 15 percent turnout.
Citrus County has been selected by the Florida Department of Transportation to receive a $1.5-million grant to improve safety on curvy county roads. The improvements will be installed this summer.
Lily Tallerico, 9-year-old fashion designer, will debut her first line of dresses Saturday at the second annual Fashion for Freedom runway show in downtown Gainesville.
Tensions are continuing to build in advance of a regional referendum on Sunday. Crimeans will be asked whether they wish to split from Ukraine and join the Russian Federation.
The search continues for the plane and the 239 people on board. Authorities are looking on land and in the seas around Malaysia. They do not think two men traveling with stolen papers were terrorists.
Taxi companies have been vocal opponents of web-based “ride-share” services, which they say have an unfair advantage because they’re playing by different rules.