5 things to know in Florida for Feb. 6
Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.
3 CHARGED IN FLORIDA A&M COMPUTER HACKING CASE
Three students face conspiracy and related charges for allegedly hacking Florida A&M University's computer system to obtain fraudulent financial aid payments. Federal prosecutors in Tallahassee say the men hacked the university's computer system in 2010. They allegedly used personal identification information of fellow students without those students' knowledge to access their financial aid information.
MIAMI ART MUSEUM RECEIVES 300 NEW WORKS OF ART
The new Miami Art Museum has received a gift of nearly 300 works of art for its permanent collection from two longtime collectors in the city. Debra and Dennis Scholl have donated works of large-scale installation, video, photography and experimental art by artists of regional, national and international importance. The artists include Vito Acconci, Liam Gillick and Catherine Opie, among others.
SEMINOLES HOPING FOR FAST CLOSE IN RECRUITING WARS
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher will soon know whether he has netted another top-ranked recruiting class. Most top high school football prospects will make their choices known Wednesday, and Florida State has its fingers crossed on a number of the country's top prep players.