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Woman Wrestles Gator To Save Dog: 'Dumbest, Bravest Thing I Have Ever Done'

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 07.23.2015 | Weird News

An Inverness, Florida, woman risked her life by taking on an alligator that was trying to eat her dog, Hope. "It was the dumbest, bravest th...

College Football and Tuesday's Elections

Glen Browder | Posted 12.30.2014 | Politics
Glen Browder

Three of my political science colleagues conducted research showing that winning/losing that Saturday game could boost or cost the incumbent party and its gubernatorial candidate an average of 10 percent in the Tuesday election.

5 Things To Watch For Miami vs. Florida

AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 11.06.2013 | Sports

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Duke Johnson says it's just another game. He knows otherwise. When Miami (1-0) hosts No. 12 Florida (1-0) ...

You Won't Believe This Photographer's Story

Posted 08.21.2013 | Miami

A photography hobbyist captured the amazing photo below, even after a gator attacked his tripod and disappeared underwater with his camera for nearly ...

Only in Florida People, Only in Florida

Jenny Isenman | Posted 06.19.2013 | Miami
Jenny Isenman

We Floridians are somewhat the butt of a running joke that the random, dangerous, and ass backwards things seem to happen here. Unfortunately, we tend to live up to this stereotype by constantly proving it true.

PREDICT: Florida Vs. Florida Gulf Coast University

Posted 03.27.2013 | Sports

No. 3 seed Florida will face No. 15 seed Florida Gulf Coast in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament in the South region. Thanks two stunning upsets ...

PREDICT: Florida Vs. Minnesota

Posted 03.23.2013 | Sports

No. 3 seed Florida will face No. 11 seed Minnesota in the third round of the NCAA Tournament in the South Region. Florida dominated 14-seeded North...


Posted 02.15.2013 | Miami

Miami may have more than its fair share of cheating philanderers, but there's at least some romance and tender loving going on in this city. Thursd...

Marquette Demolished By No. 7 Florida

AP | MARK LONG | Posted 11.30.2012 | Sports

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Michael Frazier II scored 17 points, one of six Florida players in double figures, and the seventh-ranked Gators routed Marquette...

Coach Muschamp Loves Gainesville

Love Letters | Posted 01.21.2013 | Travel
Love Letters

I was born in Georgia and I've spent a lot of time living and coaching in Texas, Kentucky, Louisiana and Alabama. But my formative years, from elementary school to junior high school, were right here.

Just Gators and the Military

Edesa Scarborough | Posted 10.30.2012 | College
Edesa Scarborough

I am happy to hear that delegates and protesters alike are getting the full Florida experience; hurricanes, heat, humidity and now gators. We aim to please!

WATCH: Gator Makes An Unexpected Appearance

The Huffington Post | Ileana Llorens | Posted 05.09.2012 | Miami

Thomas Swiader embarked on a quick fishing trip with his girlfriend's dog Buffy, but he never expected what would come out of the water. The Flori...

LIVE: Louisville vs. Florida

Posted 03.24.2012 | Sports

When talking about the time Billy Donovan and his Florida Gators captured their first national title in 2006, Donovan's former coach (as both a player...

The 10 Best Colleges For Hooking Up

| Alejandra Saragoza | Posted 02.22.2012 | College

The college experience often entails drinking, partying and intimate interactions. And what used to be seen as a mate-seeking ritual has shifted to ho...

2011 NCAA Softball Final: Sun Devils, Gators Face Off

AP | JEFF LATZKE | Posted 08.06.2011 | Sports

OKLAHOMA CITY — Even the hottest pitching staff in the Women's College World Series couldn't keep Florida's offense from another productive day....

Top Party Schools: Princeton Review Releases The Best Places To Get Boozy

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The nation's top party schools, according to Princeton Review's 2009 survey of 122,000 students. 1. Penn State University, State College, Pa....

Party School List From Princeton Review Released: University Of Florida On Top

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living


Jason Linkins

Election Result To Be Certified; Votes Moved For Football | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Today, Congress plans to officially certify the results of the 2008 election, meeting in a 1 P.M. joint session to get down to counting up the elector...

Heisman Trophy 2008: Sam Bradford Of Oklahoma Wins

AP | RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW YORK — The first person to congratulate Heisman Trophy winner Sam Bradford was the player who won it last year _ Tim Tebow. The star quarte...

Dan Mullen: New Mississippi State Football Coach

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

JACKSON, Miss. — Florida offensive coordinator Dan Mullen will be the new football coach at Mississippi State, moving from the Southeastern Conf...

Florida U. McCain Chairman Votes For Obama

The Independent Florida Alligator | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Less than 48 hours before Election Day, about 4,500 people gathered on the Reitz Union North Lawn to hear Sen. Joe Biden as part of the Obama campaign...

Gators among those fleeing Fay's Florida deluge

AP | BRIAN SKOLOFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

MELBOURNE, Fla. — As if a fourth straight day of rain from Tropical Storm Fay wasn't enough, weary residents are now dealing with quintessential...

Sparks, Keys, Petty Headline Super Show

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

PHOENIX — She's just a rookie, and already Jordin Sparks is going further in the NFL than her father. Only 2 1/2 months after the youngest "Ame...

Recipe: Peace and Freedom Impeach George Bush Chicken | Carol Caldwell | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Cole slaw is the side dish of the South, one; and mayonnaise is the glue that holds my people together. If we neglect to ingest something with mayonn...