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  1. Purple Heart returned to familyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... Keltch set sail aboard the USS Plymouth PG-57 from New York City on Aug. 5, 1943, bound for a convoy escort to Key West, Fla. The USS Plymouth, which incidentally was built in Germany in 1931, was traveling about 90 miles offshore from Cape Henry in ...

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  2. 'I Didn't Know It's Illegal'; Texas Woman Sentenced For Pilfering ConchsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS Local

    A woman from Dallas, Texas will spend 15 days in jail as punishment for taking 40 queen conchs from the waters that surround Key West. While it's not illegal to take queen conch shells from the waters or lands in Florida, it is illegal if the removed shells contain a live animal at the time.

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  3. Smashing car! Lamborghini driver ends up cracking his windshieldRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    ... his arms. Several people captured the cracking of his windshield on camera as part of an event called Autopride in Key West, Florida.

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  4. Pier at the beach in Key West, Florida USA.Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... business that salvaged cargo from shipwrecks. The island was once the Keys' second largest community after Key West. Today visitors can reach the park by renting a private boat or kayak from Robbie's Marina and on arrival can swim, sunbathe, hike to ...

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  5. Dallas woman arrested after taking conch shells from Florida beachRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    KEY WEST, Fla. - A tourist visiting Florida will spend 15 days behind bars after taking 40 queen conch seashells from the waters surrounding Key West.

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  6. Ennis: There's a Young Killer On Loose In Welterweight DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    ... Gloves champion already has a 20-0 record, including 18 knockouts. The 28-year-old Alvarez (18-0, 12 KOs), of Key West, Florida, appears to be the toughest opponent Ennis has agreed to face since he turned pro. Alvarez has built his record mostly ...

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  7. Tourist jailed for taking shells from beach to give as gifts to friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro

    Diana Fiscal-Gonzalez, 30, had planned to give the coral-colored molluscks she picked up from Key West, Fla., as gifts, but did not realize that Florida law made it illegal to do so. Fiscal-Gonzalez, of Texas, was caught after a bystander saw her lifting the shells last July and called police, according to the Miami Herald.

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  8. Judge grants ex-girlfriend's restraining order against ex-Plant QB Robert MarveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tampa Bay Online

    Robert Marve hesitated to get out of his attorney's car when they pulled into the parking lot of the Plant City Courthouse on Thursday afternoon. The former Plant High and University of Miami quarterback was there to plead no contest to his ex-girlfriend's petition for a restraining order; the document alleges multiple instances of sexual and physical abuse that came to a head when Marve stomped on her throat and beat her unconscious during a vacation in Key West earlier this month.

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  9. FL: Texas woman who collected queen conch seashells sentenced to jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Rational Review

    "A Texas tourist who collected 40 queen conchs seashells from Key West, Florida, is going to jail for 15 days. A Florida judge also sentenced Diana Fiscal-Gonzalez of Dallas to serve six months of probation and pay a $500 fine, plus $268 for court costs, for taking 40 queen conchs from the waters that surround Key West, the Miami Herald reports.

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  10. Texas woman gets jail time for taking conch shells from Key West beach: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NOLA.com

    A 30-year-old Texas woman was sentenced to 15 days in jail after she pleaded no contest to taking 40 queen conchs from the water while visiting beaches in Key West, Florida, according to the Miami Herald . Diana Fiscal-Gonzales, of Dallas, said she didn't know it was illegal to take the conchs, which are protected under state law.

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  11. Jailed for Collecting Seashells: Florida Tourist Faces 15 DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Max

    A tourist will be jailed for collecting seashells in Key West, Florida, even though she said she didn't know it was illegal to take the queen conchs from the water and beach. Diana Fiscal-Gonzalez of Dallas, Texas, admitted to taking 40 seashells and apologized to Judge Mark Wilson for her actions, the Miami Herald reported .

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  12. Tourist jailed for collecting conch shells in FLRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABC Action News

    ... have a criminal conviction on her record. A Florida wildlife officer arrested the Dallas woman last July outside a Key West home, where she had the state-protected animals in three plastic containers. The officer photographed the conchs and returned ...

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  13. Texas tourist who collected queen conch seashells in Florida sentenced to jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News10.net

    A Texas tourist who collected 40 queen conchs seashells from Key West, Florida, is going to jail for 15 days. A Florida judge also sentenced Diana Fiscal-Gonzalez of Dallas to serve six months of probation and pay a $500 fine, plus $268 for court costs, for taking 40 queen conchs from the waters that surround Key West, the Miami Herald reports .

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  14. Dieter Vogt was convicted of sexually exploiting minors in 2001 at U.S. District Court in Key West.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Miami Herald

    ... out his punishment and assign a different judge to resentence him. A day after Vogt filed his appeal on July 16 in Key West, U.S. District Court Judge K. Michael Miller ruled against him, saying the filing deadline for such a complaint ran out in ...

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  15. 5 strange stories from the Cowboys' offseason, including Terrell Owens vs. Michael IrvinRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 18 | Dallas Morning News

    ... interesting one. Quarterback Dak Prescott, running back Ezekiel Elliott and multiple Cowboys went on a getaway to Key West, Florida during the offseason. Prescott and Elliott were photographed holding phallic squirt guns. That was the end of that, ...

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  16. Golda was a chain smokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | The Times of Israel

    ... we sat on the stage together or shake my hand afterward? Yet for all the mishaps, there were wonderful moments. In Key West, Fla., the writer Judy Blume and her husband George Cooper, who own a beautiful bookstore there, partnered with a nearby ...

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  17. Graylene MiddletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Brunswick News

    A native of Key West, Fla., Mrs. Middleton had been a resident of Townsend, Ga., since 1970. She was born July 16, 1948, to the late E.V. Anderson, and the late Madge Sands Anderson.

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  18. Woman who collected queen conch seashells in Florida sentenced to jail Source: Cox Media GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | WSB-TV

    A Texas tourist who collected 40 queen conchs seashells from Key West, Florida, is going to jail for 15 days. A Florida judge also sentenced Diana Fiscal-Gonzalez of Dallas to serve six months of probation and pay a $500 fine, plus $268 for court costs, for taking 40 queen conchs from the waters that surround Key West, the Miami Herald reports .

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  19. This - Boots' is Made for Winning, and That's Just What He's DoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | The Sweet Science

    ... "I don't know anything about the guy," Jaron said when asked what he knew about Alvarez, 28, who hails from Key West, Fla. "We usually don't look at tape or do a lot of studying of opponents. My dad figures guys out and breaks them down in the first ...

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  20. A Key West man went diving in the Gulf. He never regained consciousnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | The Miami Herald

    A 31-year-old Key West man died Tuesday night after diving in the Gulf of Mexico near Cottrell Key, police said. Jonathan Christopher Saporito was pronounced dead at Coast Guard Station Key West shortly after 7 p.m., after he was pulled from the water.

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