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  1. Family of 12-year-old girl who killed herself sues school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WOAY

    ... in Communications and Media Studies and a minor in Education, Daniella relocated to southern West Virginia from Florida to further pursue her career. During her time at Stetson, she covered several big stories on and off campus including the June ...

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  2. CVS Health will now deliver prescriptions to your homeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WOAY

    ... in Communications and Media Studies and a minor in Education, Daniella relocated to southern West Virginia from Florida to further pursue her career. During her time at Stetson, she covered several big stories on and off campus including the June ...

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  3. Bear sighting prompts police presence at Guilderland middle school dismissalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Albany Times Union

    ... and south-central United States, as far north as New England, with winters in the West Indies, including coastal Florida and coastal Central America. According to the National Audubon Society the migratory bird breeds in the southeastern and ...

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  4. Study says 1 million Florida homes at risk of tidal floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    According to the Union of Concerned Scientists' report , one million Florida homes worth $351 billion will be at risk of tidal flooding. The UCS say this is due to accelerating sea level rise in the lower 48 states, primarily driven by climate change.

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  5. Rising seas could flood 300,000 US homes and make coastal communities 'unviable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Yahoo!

    ... become even more dire: some 4.7 million people could live in homes that are vulnerable to rising waters, with Florida, New York and New Jersey holding the greatest numbers. Officials must respond with policies that seek to limit greenhouse gas ...

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  6. Planning board seats open up as members sell their homesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Longtime member Barry Sloan told The Chronicle after last week's planning board meeting that he was selling his house and moving to Florida - the state of - and would no longer serve. He had been on the planning board for more than a decade.

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  7. Leadership Florida Honors the Jacksonville Area Sexual Minority Youth NetworkRead the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | Capital Soup

    Leadership Florida A presented JASMYN with the 2018 Florida Regional Impact Award Saturday during its Annual Meeting. This award recognizes a business or nonprofit organizations that has created a specific project or body of work whose impact is currently transforming the future of its region and has the potential to transform Florida as a whole.

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  8. Leadership Florida Presents The Honorable Judge Rosemary Barkett with ...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | Capital Soup

    The Honorable Judge Rosemary Barkett was presented with the 2018 Leadership Florida A LeRoy Collins Lifetime Achievement Award today during the organization's Annual Meeting. This award recognizes an individual who has gone above and beyond by using their leadership abilities to improve the quality of life for Florida's citizens and its future generations.

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  9. 2.5 Million Homes, Businesses Totaling $1 Trillion Threatened by High Tide FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Common Dreams

    ... high poverty rates." According to the analysis, states with the most homes at risk by the end of the century are Florida, with about 1 million homes or more than 10 percent of the state's current residential properties, New Jersey with 250,000 ...

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  10. Disney fights over latest tax bill for Grand Floridian, other propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... ank/Orlando Sentinel) Professional Python Hunter Mike Kimmel captured a python that was close to an alligator in the Florida Everglades on June 15. This video was recorded by Jack

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  11. Brooks Koepka wins back-to-back US Open titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | KMIZ

    Brooks Koepka of the United States walks off the seventh green as Dustin Johnson of the United States lines up a putt during the final round of the 2018 U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club on June 17, 2018 in Southampton, New York. - Brooks Koepka became the first man to win back-to-back US Open titles for 29 years after overcoming a testing and controversial week at Shinnecock Hills.

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  12. Study finds Florida's obesity rate may be 10% higher than originally thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | WWSB

    ... from just shy of 38 percent. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) GAINESVILLE, FL (WWSB) - A new study by the University of Florida finds more people in Florida may be obese than researchers originally thought. A national health survey put the overall obesity ...

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  13. Candidate says wild life has prepared him for officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... and his "biodegradable, reef-friendly, eco-safe" suntan lotion. He said Trade Winds Resort Specialists Central Florida does about $1 million in sales annually and employs about 20 people. He remarried in 2008, and his wife, Cindy, who also is in ...

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  14. Report Shows Florida Latinos Bridging Education GapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | News Talk Florida

    A new report shows Florida is outperforming the nation when it comes to awarding college degrees to Latino residents but lags when it comes to blacks receiving post-secondary degrees. The Education Trust, a nonprofit group that advocates for closing the education gap for minority groups, gave Florida an "A-plus" for its 34.2 percent college-degree attainment rate in 2016 for Latinos in a report released Thursday.

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  15. Orange, Seminole jobless rates dip to 2.9 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Job seekers in the region are still faring well as unemployment for Central Florida stood firm at 3.1 percent. Job seekers in the region are still faring well as unemployment for Central Florida stood firm at 3.1 percent.

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  16. Richard W. BoultonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Watertown Daily Times

    Richard W. Boulton, 93, a longtime resident of Watertown died June 8 in Florida. He was born December 28, 1924 in Sacketts Harbor, New York the son of Carl H. Boulton and Florence Duggan Boulton.

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  17. Sarah Paulson admits her Ocean's 8 premiere dress made her look like a 'highlighter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Daily Mail

    Sarah Paulson hilariously admits her Ocean's 8 premiere dress made her look like a 'highlighter'... and reveals she's in her prime in her 40s She is currently starring in Ocean's 8, which has opened to an impressive $41.5 million at the U.S. box office. And for Sarah Paulson, the New York premiere for the action flick still proved to be on her mind, as she referenced her red carpet look as a 'giant highlighter.'

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  18. Debra E. a oeDebbiea JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... away unexpectedly, Friday (June 8, 2018) in the Olean General Hospital emergency room. She was born March 5, 1963 in Florida, the daughter of the late Edward Johnson and Virginia Fox Johnson of Lake Panasoffkee, Fla. Debbie was a 1973 graduate of ...

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  19. Donald L. MaracleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Watertown Daily Times

    Donald Larry Maracle, 68, of Wolfe Island, Ontario and Watertown, NY, passed away on Friday, June 8th, while at his Florida residence in Port Richey. Larry is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Kimberly Maracle, four children and spouses Kelly , Dustin , Vaughn and Ashley , along with six grand children.

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  20. Jeremih, Teyana Taylor Announce Summer TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | RollingStone

    The 24-city trek kicks off August 3rd at the Ritz Ybor in Tampa, Florida and includes stops in Atlanta, Philadelphia, Washington D.C., New York, Detroit, Dallas, Los Angeles and San Francisco. The tour wraps September 8th at the Crystal Ballroom in Portland, Oregon.

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