Robert Champion

5 Things to Know in Florida for Sept. 19

Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. FAMU REACHES $1.2 MILLION SETTLEMENT WITH FAMILY OF DRUM MAJOR WHO DIED AFTER HAZING Robert Champion's family agreed to drop the negligence lawsuit against the Tallahassee-based university rather than go to trial next month. Champion died in November 2011. US COAST GUARD SEIZES NEARLY $12 MILLION WORTH OF COCAINE, MARIJUANA IN CARIBBEAN SEA The Coast Guard says the drugs arrived Friday at Base Miami Beach. FLORIDA JOBLESS RATE DIPS SLIGHTLY The August unemployment rate was 5.3 percent compared to 5.3 percent in July. Figures show the jobless rate remains higher than the national rate of 5.1...