The boy had visible bruises and his parents refused to order him a meal at the diner, the server said.
Florida officials are looking for whoever vandalized the manatee with U.S. President Donald Trump's name.
Florida is one of 12 states without a mask mandate, where restaurants, clubs and bars operate at full capacity.
Adam Christian Johnson, 36, was quickly identified on social media and was identified by the Bradenton Herald as being from Parrish, a community about 40 km south of Tampa.
New York's governor said hospitals will face fines for slow vaccine roll-outs, while Florida vowed to move doses away from hospitals that don't dispense doses quickly enough.
The White House announced the abrupt change in the president's schedule late Wednesday.
Trump signed away the right to call Mar-a-Lago his permanent home in 1993, his neighbours argue in a letter to the City of Palm Beach.
Now that they're safely back in Florida, Rose and Perry Cohen are looking forward to one of the joys of retirement: an extended lunch with friends.
The alleged attack happened during a youth football game involving children under age nine.
Thousands have donated to a GoFundMe campaign in honour of the two young siblings.
Richard Bee, 62, was found alive on the remains of his boat on Sunday, two days after he ventured out from Port Canaveral in Florida.
Richard Wilbanks, 74, pried the dog out of the alligator's mouth — and never dropped the cigar from his own lips.
One death in Florida was linked to the storm, along with some scattered flooding and forecasters said the tropical storm was on a path offshore of South Carolina that would eventually take it further out to sea.
Eta swept over South Florida after striking Nicaragua as a Category 4 hurricane and killing nearly 70 people from Mexico to Panama.
In a state famous for razor-thin margins, the size of former Vice President Joe Biden’s loss to President Donald Trump was humiliating for Democrats and sent many searching for answers to how they failed to close the deal with voters — again.
U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden each has a path to the 270 Electoral College votes needed to win the White House. Biden’s is appreciably wider.
Campaigning hours apart in Florida both candidates urged supporters to get to polling places in person.
Only 60 Equity performers are working or returning to work at the Orlando, Florida-based theme park resort, the union said in a statement.
The uniformed, pro-Trump officer sparked accusations of voter intimidation in Miami.
Poachers trapped wild squirrels and sold them abroad in a scheme worth at least $1 million, Florida officials say.