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  1. Jacksonville Jaguars' vaunted defense determined to close out games in 2018Read the original story

    Monday Jul 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    When All-Pro defensive end Calais Campbell re-watched his first season with the Jacksonville Jaguars , he noticed a recurring issue: The vaunted defense had chances to come up big late in games and failed. It happened in four of Jacksonville's final five losses, including - and most memorably - in the AFC championship game at New England.

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  2. Orange County courthouse installs buzzard zappers to shoo pesky birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    They're baaaaack.......turkey vultures circle the upper floors of the Orange County Courthouse, Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016. 2494892 They're baaaaack.......turkey vultures circle the upper floors of the Orange County Courthouse, Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016.

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  3. Woman dead after being struck by car in east Orange CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A woman is dead after being struck by a car Friday morning near the intersection of Lake Underhill Road and Chickasaw Trail. The 78-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Florida Highway Patrol .

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  4. Marriage-fraud ring arranged 50 sham weddings in Brevard County, feds sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A marriage-fraud ring arranged at least 50 sham weddings in Brevard County over 18 months, linking immigrants from China, Russia, Ukraine and other countries with U.S. citizens willing to marry for money. That's according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Florida, which on Thursday announced a guilty verdict against Valeriy Tsoy, a 35-year-old citizen of Kazakhstan.

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  5. Jacksonville doctor sexually battered 15-year-old boy in DeBary, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A doctor from Jacksonville was arrested after he was found in bed with a 15-year-old boy Thursday morning in DeBary, the Volusia County Sheriff's Office said. At about 1:45 a.m. the doctor's childhood's friend reported finding 30-year-old Alexander Ralys in the boy's bed, deputies said.

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  6. Goodwill hires former retail executive Nima Hodaei as its new CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Goodwill Industries of Central Florida has hired a new president and CEO - Nima Hodaei, 45, a former executive for Goodwill of Delaware who has a long history in retail leadership. Hodaei is replacing Bill Oakley, who retired June 30 after a 44-year career with Goodwill, including eight years as CEO of Goodwill Industries of Central Florida.

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  7. Jacksonville officer dies in accident on I-295Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A Jacksonville police officer died Tuesday morning after an accident on Interstate 295, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. A Jacksonville police officer died Tuesday morning after an accident on Interstate 295, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

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  8. Buying Wembley Stadium does NOT mean Shad Khan is moving Jaguars to London, but ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan, pictured in 2012, has purchased the Fulham club, which finished 12th in the 20-team English Premier League. Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan, pictured in 2012, has purchased the Fulham club, which finished 12th in the 20-team English Premier League.

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  9. Jaguars draft big, speedy LSU receiver DJ Chark in 2nd roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Jaguars selected big and speedy receiver DJ Chark from LSU in the second round of the NFL draft Friday night, giving them a proven deep threat and one of the best perimeter run-blockers available. Jacksonville chose the 6-foot-3 Chark with the 61st overall pick Friday night.

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  10. Former UCF coordinator wants no part of "national championship" rings, but he kept the bonusRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    You expect immature college football players to occasionally post stupid stuff on social media but not bright, innovative coaches like former UCF and current Nebraska Cornhuskers offensive coordinator Troy Walters . Walters, it seems, has turned into a bit of hypocrite in the aftermath of receiving a national-championship ring from UCF earlier this week.

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  11. Lake Eola's Earth Day celebration focuses on kids' educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Betty Garrison of Bettys Naturals in Titusville shows off her goods during an Earth Day festival at Lake Eola on Saturday. Betty Garrison of Bettys Naturals in Titusville shows off her goods during an Earth Day festival at Lake Eola on Saturday.

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  12. Winn-Dixie parent Southeastern Grocers files for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Winnn-Dixie parent company Southeastern Grocers will close 94 stores - including three in Central Florida - and file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization. Winnn-Dixie parent company Southeastern Grocers will close 94 stores - including three in Central Florida - and file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization.

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  13. Winn-Dixie parent closing 94 stores, filing for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Winn-Dixie parent company Southeastern Grocers will close 94 stores - including three in Central Florida - and file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization as it tries to save its struggling grocery business, the company announced Thursday afternoon. Local stores that will close include Orlando locations at 4686 E. Michigan St. and 2722 Pine Hills Road - which was recently rebranded - and another 1347 E. Vine St. in Kissimmee, Southeastern's group of grocery brands also includes Harvey's and BI-LO.

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  14. Orlando's Stonewall Jackson Middle School may be renamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A community survey asks residents if they think Orlando's Stonewall Jackson Middle should be renamed. Orlando's Stonewall Jackson Middle School - one of the few remaining public schools in Florida named for a Confederate war hero - could be in line for a new moniker.

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  15. Unfinished biz: Coughlin gets 2nd shot to make Jags a champRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    It's also no exaggeration to say Coughlin's last piece of unfinished business would be bringing a Super Bowl title to the town he helped put on the NFL map. Fifteen years after being unceremoniously booted by the franchise he shaped, Coughlin is back in the front office, where he has helped guide the team in one of the league's smallest markets to within two wins of the championship he came oh-so close to the first time around.

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  16. Deion Sanders tells son his FSU jersey is staying in retirement after scholarship offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Florida State head coach Bobby Bowden, left, embraces former Seminole football player Deion Sanders in the locker room prior to the Gator Bowl NCAA college football game against West Virginia, Friday, Jan. 1, 2010, in Jacksonville, Fla. Florida State head coach Bobby Bowden, left, embraces former Seminole football player Deion Sanders in the locker room prior to the Gator Bowl NCAA college football game against West Virginia, Friday, Jan. 1, 2010, in Jacksonville, Fla.

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  17. Charities, churches serve up free Thanksgiving mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Hundreds of people lined up to get a free turkey Tuesday morning at The Pendas Law Firm in Orlando. The firm donated 3,000 turkeys through its offices in Orlando, Tampa, Fort Myers and Jacksonville.

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  18. Metro Diner opening near UCFRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The diner will be located at 11650 University Blvd. in Orlando. It's currently hiring about 100 employees- visit MetroDiner.com/employment for more information.

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  19. 'DWTS' tour stops Feb. 18 in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Witney Carson, right, will be part of the 'Dancing With the Stars' tour. She performs this season with Frankie Muniz.

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  20. Scott Edward Nelson named suspect in Winter Park woman's slaying, police saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Orlando Homicide Report

    For the first time, investigators identified Scott Edward Nelson as a suspect in the killing of Jennifer Fulford, whose body was found Saturday in woods in southwest Orange County. Winter Park Police Chief Michael Deal said Nelson was arrested in a motel room in Jacksonville on Sunday evening after traveling there on an Amtrak Train.

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