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  1. Man hacks bank, tries to steal $7 billion because Jesus wanted him toRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    An unemployed Lakeland, Florida, man has entered a guilty plea on charges he made $7 billion in fraudulent wire transfers because Jesus wanted him to be wealthy, court documents say. In a heavily redacted criminal complaint, John Michael Haskew was accused of setting up the wire transfers on Dec. 9 and 10 from "a large, nationally renowned financial institution."

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  2. Fla. man hacks bank, tries to steal $7 billion because Jesus wanted him to, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    An unemployed Lakeland, Florida, man has entered a guilty plea on charges he made $7 billion in fraudulent wire transfers because Jesus wanted him to be wealthy, court documents say. In a heavily redacted criminal complaint, John Michael Haskew was accused of setting up the wire transfers on Dec. 9 and 10 from "a large, nationally renowned financial institution."

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  3. Video: Large gator crosses Lakeland nature pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A large gator that crossed a group's path in Lakeland, Florida, is getting a lot of attention on social media. The video, posted Sunday to the Circle B Bar Preserve Facebook page by Kim Joiner, shows the gator crossing through a nature preserve area.

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  4. Watch: Massive gator spotted at Florida reserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The police department in Lakeland, Florida, posted a video to Facebook Monday morning showing a giant gator taking a stroll at a nature reserve. As a group of people spot the gator, you can see the massive reptile crossing a grass pathway before it walks back into a bunch of bushes.

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  5. Kidnapped 4-year-old girl still missing because Tennessee refused to issue Amber Alert, sheriff saysRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    According to Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd, the kidnapped girl should have been rescued as soon as the two were seen. The ranger who saw the pair didn't realize who they were because Tennessee refused to issue an Amber Alert for Lewis "The state of Tennessee chose not to do an Amber Alert when we asked them to," Judd said.

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  6. Phone home: Galaxy Note 7 users face Samsung's recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Denial. Anger. Acceptance. Consumers who shelled out $850 or more for the sleek Galaxy Note 7 are moving right through the stages of grief following Samsung's recall of smartphones that have been catching fire - and not in the good way.

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  7. Pizza vending machines debut in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Now hungry consumers can get a hot and ready pizza in two minutes or less at pizza vending machines sprouting up in Florida. Three machines are being tested in Lakeland, Florida, and Orlando, Bay News 9 reported.

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  8. Judge dismisses case over transgender embalmer's firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A judge on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit filed on behalf of a transgender embalmer who was fired by a Detroit-area funeral home after disclosing that she was transitioning from male to female and would dress as a woman. U.S. District Judge Sean Cox ruled that R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Home didn't discriminate against Aimee Stephens.

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  9. Uber driver returns lost money to World Series Poker playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A World Series of Poker player says he hit an "emotional jackpot" thanks to an Uber driver who returned his $7,000 ante. Jacob Brundage, of Lakeland, Florida, told the Las Vegas Review-Journal that he lost a tote filled with cash and playing chips June 1. The 39-year-old says he realized the bag was in an Uber car that he rode from The Venetian to the Rio.

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  10. 'Chewbacca mom,' family awarded full scholarships to attend Florida collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    After gaining fame for her viral video, Candace Payne, also known as "Chewbacca mom," and her family are now being offered free education at a Florida university. WFTS reported that Southeastern University, a private Christian liberal arts school in Lakeland, Florida, announced that it would pay full tuition for Payne, her two children and her husband to attend the school.

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  11. Florida police officer goes above and beyond for abandoned puppy in viral photoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    According to a Facebook post by the city of Lakeland, Florida, Officer Kareem Garibaldi found a weeks-old puppy hiding beneath his car while working the night shift. The officer scooped the puppy up and drove around, searching for her owners.

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