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Brevard man finalist for one-way trip to Mars

Brevard man finalist for one-way trip to MarsGeorge Hatcher hopes to be one of the first humans on Mars, even though he won't come home
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Low prices, falling demand for Florida's strawberries

Low prices, falling demand for Florida's strawberriesSome farmers are allowing themselves to doubt the crop's dominance.
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Traffic stop in NY yields arrest of man wanted in FL

Traffic stop in NY yields arrest of man wanted in FLPolice say a traffic stop in a New York City tunnel has resulted in the arrest of a man with an open warrant in Florida.
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Three leprosy cases confirmed in Florida

Three leprosy cases confirmed in FloridaState health officials say two of the patients contracted the infection after coming in contact with armadillos
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  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Florida

Missing 15-year-old from Riviera Beach found

Missing 15-year-old from Riviera Beach foundMissing 15-year-old from Riviera Beach found
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  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
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FL man on vacation in New Orleans reunited with lost dog

FL man on vacation in New Orleans reunited with lost dogA dog that went missing about a week and a half ago in the Bywater area after being spooked by a loud noise was reunited with her owner Friday.
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  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
College Sports

Documentary highlights college sexual assaults

Documentary highlights college sexual assaultsA U.S. senator issued a warning Thursday to any pro football team interested in drafting Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston as a top pick in the April 30 NFL draft.
  • College Sports
  • 3 days ago
Television

FL pastor talks sex, relationships on new show 'Sex Box'

FL pastor talks sex, relationships on new show 'Sex Box'"Sex Box," a nationally-broadcast reality series that debuts Friday on WEtv, features Pensacola minister and author Yvonne Capehart, pastor at Believer's Life Center on Pace Boulevard.
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  • 3 days ago
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Kids travel door to door while mom is sleeping

Kids travel door to door while mom is sleeping"We are out selling toys to help mommy stay in the house."
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Weird News

Florida cop accused of using stolen tags to avoid tolls

Florida cop accused of using stolen tags to avoid tollsA Sweetwater police detective faces felony charges for using stolen license plates to avoid tolls on Florida's Turnpike.
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  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Florida

Study: parasite infecting Fla snails poses health danger

Study: parasite infecting Fla snails poses health dangerA rare parasite found in snails and rats that can cause serious health problems in humans and animals is more pervasive in South Florida than previously thought, a new study has found.
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  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Florida

'Great Invisible' checks the oil after BP disaster in the Gulf

'Great Invisible' checks the oil after BP disaster in the GulfIt's hard to put a human face on an inferno but filmmaker Margaret Brown sure gives it a convincing shot in the documentary "The Great Invisible."
  • Florida
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Investigations

Senator files bill after 10 Investigates Policing for Profit

Senator files bill after 10 Investigates Policing for ProfitOn Thursday, State Sen. Jeff Brandes (R-St. Petersburg) filed SB 1534 to reform the state's civil forfeiture laws.
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  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
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FL man says he's not leaving New Orleans until he finds dog

FL man says he's not leaving New Orleans until he finds dogBeing lost miles away from home, in an unfamiliar city, would be scary for anyone.
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Florida

Pelican bites off more than he can chew

Pelican bites off more than he can chewYou've probably heard the expression "eyes bigger than your stomach". Well a pelican in St. Augustine now knows the meaning of the phrase all too well.
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  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
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Florida legislators under pressure to alter school testing

Florida legislators under pressure to alter school testingThe Florida Legislature is expected during its upcoming 60-day annual session to consider reducing the hours students spend each year on standardized tests.
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Weird News

Deputies: Dad made kids sleep on porch after fight

Deputies: Dad made kids sleep on porch after fightA father in Crescent City faces a child cruelty charge after a 7-year-old child showed up to school Tuesday with a bruise on his face, according to the Putnam County Sheriff's Office.
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Florida

Sixth Florida panther in 2015 killed by vehicle

Sixth Florida panther in 2015 killed by vehicleThe remains of a 9-year-old radio-collared male panther, FP183, were found Wednesday on State Road 29, almost 3 miles south of Interstate 75 in Collier County.
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Florida mom charged with beating bus driver

Florida mom charged with beating bus driverFlorida mom charged with beating bus driver
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Satellite Beach installs drain grate to stop manatees

Satellite Beach installs drain grate to stop manateesA day after a frantic rescue to save 19 manatees trapped in a storm drain, city workers in Satellite Beach re-installed a grate Tuesday to prevent a repeat performance.
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  • 4 days, 22 hours ago
Money

Lutz man wins $1M in scratch-off game

Lutz man wins $1M in scratch-off gameA 55-year-old Lutz man claimed a $1 million prize in the 100X THE CASH Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee.
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  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
Florida

Obama pitches immigration policies at Miami town hall

Obama pitches immigration policies at Miami town hall"He's deported 2 million people, and we will never forget that."
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  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
Florida

$10,500 reward for info on Bethune-Cookman shooting

$10,500 reward for info on Bethune-Cookman shootingThe shooting occurred in a parking lot separating the music building from the football team's practice field.
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  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
Money

Watchdog group says big corporations avoid state taxes

Watchdog group says big corporations avoid state taxesA report released Wednesday says they pay less in state taxes than the official 5.5 percent rate.
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Florida

Sen. Nelson demands federal probe into Dozier burials

Sen. Nelson demands federal probe into Dozier burialsU.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) is calling for a Department of Justice probe into Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys.
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  • 5 days, 2 hours ago
Florida

Video of ex-football player after 10-mile swim to shore

Video of ex-football player after 10-mile swim to shoreThe newly-released video, posted on YouTube by On-Air Personality Andy Slater, shows Robert Konrad's first call was to his parents.
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Death row women describe life behind bars

Death row women describe life behind bars"I haven't touched grass in six years. So it's the small stuff you take for granted, you really do."
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Diver possibly captures famous great white on video

Diver possibly captures famous great white on videoFour divers saw great white shark, possibly Katherine, swimming near a shipwreck about 90 miles off Lee County in Florida.
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Florida

Pelican bites off more than he can chew

Pelican bites off more than he can chewYou've probably heard the expression "eyes bigger than your stomach". Well a pelican in St. Augustine now knows the meaning of the phrase all too well.
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  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Florida

Mother charged with beating son's bus driver

Mother charged with beating son's bus driverA mother was arrested for physically confronting a school bus driver in front of crying students. The woman said she was trying to get her child before her path was blocked for not having identification.
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  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
Florida

Video of ex-football player after 10-mile swim to shore

Video of ex-football player after 10-mile swim to shoreThe newly-released video, posted on YouTube by On-Air Personality Andy Slater, shows Robert Konrad's first call was to his parents.
  • Florida
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Florida

Raw video of Robert Konrad after 10-mile swim to shore

Raw video of Robert Konrad after 10-mile swim to shoreThe newly-released video, posted on YouTube by On-Air Personality Andy Slater, shows Konrad's first call was to his parents.
  • Florida
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Weird News

FL man tries paying bar tab with rock

FL man tries paying bar tab with rockA man in Florida is in trouble after police say he threatened to blow up a bar after the establishment wouldn't accept a rock as payment for his tab. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
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  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Florida

Groups battle FL school vouchers in court

Groups battle FL school vouchers in courtThe state's largest teachers union fights to maintain its lawsuit against Florida's school voucher program.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Florida

FL deputies save man from burning car

FL deputies save man from burning carOkaloosa County Sheriff's deputies Joseph Trimboli and Eric Keyes in Florida earned "Medals of Merit" last week for a dramatic burning car rescue that was captured on one of their body cameras.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Raw video: Manatee rescue in Satellite Beach

Raw video: Manatee rescue in Satellite BeachRaw video shows manatee rescue in Satellite Beach on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. Video by Rick Neale.
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Deputies injured in Orlando shooting

Deputies injured in Orlando shootingTwo Orange County deputies are recovering after a shooting Sunday that left the gunman dead.
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Florida

EXTENDED CUT: 'Sex Offender Village' becomes refuge for the reviled

EXTENDED CUT: 'Sex Offender Village' becomes refuge for the reviledSurrounded by thousands of acres of sugar cane, Pahokee is about as remote as Florida gets. There is where you can find what some call a modern-day leper colony: a safe haven for the most despised people on earth.
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Health

Measles: Facts Not Fear

Measles: Facts Not FearMany doctors say now is the time to make sure you and your child are protected before an outbreak hits close to home.
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98-year-old Publix employee in southwest Florida dies

98-year-old Publix employee in southwest Florida diesA memorial for Grace Carey, 98, who died Dec. 15. She worked at the Colonial Crossing Publix for the past 20 years.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Florida

Machine Gun America opens in Orlando

Machine Gun America opens in OrlandoMachine Gun America also offers high-tech simulators with seems like an old west shootout, special ops, even zombies.
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Florida

PHOTOS: Amber Alert issued for 1 month old Demarion Hampton

PHOTOS: Amber Alert issued for 1 month old Demarion HamptonAmber Alert issued for Demarion Hampton
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Florida

92-year-old man crashes car, rescued from lake

92-year-old man crashes car, rescued from lakeA 92-year-old man lost control of his car and crashed into a lake, and three quick-thinking men jumped into the water, smashed out a window and saved the man.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Florida

Three dead in Florida after vehicle hits bear

Three dead in Florida after vehicle hits bearThree people died and eight were injured in a crash that happened after a motorist in a Cadillac Escalade hit a bear and stopped along a two-lane road in the Florida Everglades.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Florida

Part of Miami drawbridge crashes down on mega yacht

Part of Miami drawbridge crashes down on mega yachtAs the ship passed through, the east side of the drawbridge suddenly started to slip and crashed down on the yacht.
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Florida

Parents arrested for kids missing school

Parents arrested for kids missing schoolTIFFANI ALLYSON FURRER
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Florida

10-foot python found by Miami construction workers

10-foot python found by Miami construction workersSouth Florida construction workers found a rather large snake from underground at the site at State Road 826 and NW 72nd Avenue on Tuesday.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Florida

North Fort Myers Honey spill creates sticky scene.

North Fort Myers Honey spill creates sticky scene.Thousands of bees flocked to the intersection of Del Prado Boulevard and U.S. 41 where 200 gallons of honey spilled from a truck.
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Florida

Man shot kids, self after fight with wife

Man shot kids, self after fight with wifeVolusia County deputies say an argument between a husband and wife led to a shooting rampage early Friday that left three people dead.
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Florida

Prankster fills lifeguard truck with bait fish

Prankster fills lifeguard truck with bait fishFor the two hours it took to clean up the bloody mess, lifeguards were not on the beach protecting swimmers. The truck had to be thoroughly cleaned, because they transport patients in the back of the vehicle.
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Florida

Man in bubble rescued in Atlantic Ocean

Man in bubble rescued in Atlantic OceanThe Coast Guard received a report about Reza Baluchi, a U.S. citizen was floating in an inflatable bubble and was "reportedly disoriented and asking for directions to Bermuda Wednesday."
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago