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Friday Feb 5 | via WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
President Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to help fight the Zika virus. President Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to help fight the Zika virus. Comment?
Friday Feb 5 | via The Maryland Gazette
Two Gambrills women were indicted for their role in alleged thefts committed by the "Felony Lane Gang," a group that stole over $1 million by breaking into cars and stealing wallets and purses throughout Maryland, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Tara Kathleen Whyte, 29, and Tracy Lee Whyte, 34, who also live in Hollywood, Florida, were among 13 people named in the indictment. Comment?
Thursday Jan 28 | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Delroy Drummond, aka Top Banga, 25, of Hollywood, was arrested on federal fraud charges linked to a $500,000 Jamaican lottery fraud scam, prosecutors said. Delroy Drummond, aka Top Banga, 25, of Hollywood, was arrested on federal fraud charges linked to a $500,000 Jamaican lottery fraud scam, prosecutors said. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 27 | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Sean Buendia, aka King Chill, 33, of Davie, is one of 23 alleged members or associates of the Latin Kings gang in South Florida indicted on conspiracy charges, according to federal prosecutors. He pleaded guilty to a federal robbery charge and is scheduled for sentencing in April. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 26 | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
A registered sex offender from Davie is accused of having sex with a second teenage girl in the month after his release from a state facility, Davie police said. Michael Edward Leverett, 55, is being held under guard at Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood. Comment?
Friday Jan 22 | via CBS News
Police are asking the public's help identifying two women accused of drugging and robbing a pair of men of their Rolex watches, CBS Miami reports . The alleged victims said they met the women at the Porterhouse Bar in Hollywood, Fla., on Jan. 7, according to police. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 20 | via Voice of America
As Americans celebrate the safe release of five prisoners from Iran, some members of the U.S. Jewish community are expressing outrage that Robert Levinson, who disappeared in Iran nine years ago, was left behind. Some have gone so far as to suggest that the Obama administration sacrificed Levinson in order to reach a nuclear agreement with Iran. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 19 | via The Orlando Sentinel
A Hollywood woman is accused of repeatedly stabbing another woman at a bus stop in a dispute over a boyfriend, police said. Sabrina Avilez, 35, is charged with attempted felony murder and evidence tampering for walking up to the woman and stabbing her six times, according to the arrest report filed in the case. Comment?
Sunday Jan 17 | via KION 46
An American who died in a terror attack in Burkina Faso moved halfway across the world to work with orphans and widows. Michael James Riddering was one of 28 people killed when terrorists opened fire at a cafe and a hotel in the capital, Ouagadougou. Comment?
Thursday Jan 14 | via CBS Local
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Monday Jan 11 | via Religion News Service
A sign on a tree in Newtown, CT, after the Sandy Hook school shooting. Credit: Gina Jacobs, via Shutterstock President Obama shed tears on Tuesday as he called for new gun safety measures , and some critics perceived weakness or wimpishness. Comment?
Jan 5, 2016 | via Greene Publishing, Inc.
Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that on Monday, Jan. 4, at approximately 2:38 p.m., Deputy Goldman, with the Madison County Sheriff's Office Interstate Criminal Enforcement Unit conducted a traffic stop on a white BMW for multiple traffic violations while traveling east on I-10. Comment?
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