Episode 2

Rise In The Rankings


September 10th, 2019

11 mins 59 secs

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About this Episode

The new U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges in America rankings were released, giving Florida State University and FSU President John Thrasher reason to cheer. FSU made the cut at No. 18.

In other items on today's Sunrise:

— Gov. Ron DeSantis gets pushback from critics saying the state should do more to help The Bahamas recover from Hurricane Dorian.

— As for the flap between Donald Trump’s tweets and the National Weather Service, DeSantis calls it a ‘media thing.’

— AG Ashley Moody joins several other states in investigating tech giants Facebook and Google for antitrust violations.

— Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber wins reelection unopposed — sparing the nuisance of an actual election.

— Florida Man strikes again: A man rammed his car into a pillar outside of a Newberry Motel 6, offering police $500 to just take him home and forget about it. As you may have guessed, alcohol was involved.