Greg Allen Greg Allen reports on the diverse issues and developments tied to the Southeast. He covers everything from breaking news to economic and political stories to arts and human interest features.

Miami Struggles To Embrace Unaccompanied Immigrants

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/344732572/344732587" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Florida Gov. Rick Scott helps release a 30-pound green sea turtle in the Gulf of Mexico in Marathon, Fla., in 2012. The governor is making environmental protection part of his re-election campaign. Andy Newman/AP/Florida Keys News Bureau hide caption

toggle caption
Andy Newman/AP/Florida Keys News Bureau

Climate Policy Takes The Stage In Florida Governor's Race

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/344327989/344327990" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

An orange showing signs of "citrus greening" this spring in Fort Pierce, Fla. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Joe Raedle/Getty Images

The 'Greening' Of Florida Citrus Means Less Green In Growers' Pockets

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/343211968/343352162" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Pesticides Used On Florida's Mosquitoes May Harm Butterflies

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/342354098/342354099" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The antenna trailing off the diver's foot is there to ward off sharks by creating an electromagnetic field that sharks are sensitive to. Unlike fish snagged with the diver's spear gun, sharks warded off by the Shark Shield remain unharmed. Courtesy of Shark Shield hide caption

toggle caption
Courtesy of Shark Shield

These Waves Keep Sharks Away From Swimmers

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/338863721/339292701" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Fla. Judge Orders Lawmakers Back To Work On A New Congressional Map

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/337164743/337164744" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Georgia Democratic Senate candidate Michelle Nunn greets campaign volunteers at South DeKalb Community Achievement Center in Decatur, Ga., on May 13. The U.S. Senate race in Georgia is one of the most closely watched in the country. David Goldman/AP hide caption

toggle caption
David Goldman/AP

The Great Blue Hope: Michelle Nunn Tries The Improbable In Ga.

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/336356952/336356953" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Nuclear Plant May Be In Hot Water Over Its Cooling System

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/334494701/334494702" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Florida's state capitol. A redistricting plan crafted by the Republican-controlled Legislature in Tallahassee was partially thrown out by a state judge. iStockPhoto hide caption

toggle caption
iStockPhoto

Legal Battle Looms Over Florida Congressional Districts

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/333537773/333537774" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Fate Of Decades-Old Cigar Factory Dangles By A Phrase

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/331751461/331751462" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Goods Sold In Cuban Shops Often Come From Florida Stores

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/329731459/329731463" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Protesters at an event in May in Naples, Fla., opposed to drilling near the Everglades. State officials say they have found no evidence of groundwater contamination from a type of drilling used nearby known as acidification. Linda S. Jacobson/Flickr hide caption

toggle caption
Linda S. Jacobson/Flickr

Florida County Goes To Court Over 'Acid Fracking' Near Everglades

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/327373952/327797256" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Travel Freedom Raises Questions About U.S. Policies Toward Cuba

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/326062340/326062341" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A man stands in line at Miami International airport to board a charter flight to Havana, Cuba. Travelers often fly to Cuba from the U.S. with piles of goods, despite a decades-long trade embargo. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
David Gilkey/NPR

With Cash And Fat Fryers, Americans Feed Cuba's Growing Free Market

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/324898879/325073888" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript