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  1. 66 Riders Safely Evacuated After 400-Foot Ferris Wheel StopsRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | CBS Local

    ... and Florida Panthers. Additionally, our talent consistently delivers entertaining analysis and news covering [] ORLANDO (CBSMiami/AP) - Crews safely evacuated 66 stranded rider from The Orlando Eye Ferris wheel after an incident shutdown the ...

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  2. 66 riders safely evacuated after 400-foot Ferris wheel stopsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NorthJersey.com

    A technical crew with The Orlando Eye safely evacuated all 66 stranded riders from the largest Ferris wheel on East Coast, an incident that shut down the attraction that towers 400 feet over central Florida, authorities said. In this photo provided by Makayla Bell, the Ferris wheel known as the Orlando Eye is stopped Friday, July 3, 2015, in Orlando, Fla.

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  3. Meet the all-time Wales international leading goalscorer that you've probably never heard ofRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IcNetwork

    ... travelling expenses as the competition will be taking place at the ESPN Worldwide Sports Complex at Disney World in Orlando, Florida, in August. He said: "It would be a step up for my career and I am seeing this opportunity as a shop window. ...

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  4. Riders stranded on 400-foot ferris wheelRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    In this photo provided by Orange County Fire Rescue, a technical crew with The Orlando Eye Ferris wheel work to evacuated passengers after it stopped in Orlando, Fla., Friday, July 3, 2015. Orange County Fire Rescue spokeswoman Kathleen Kennedy told The Associated Press no one was hurt and all were taken off in an operation lasting about three hours with help from firefighters.

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  5. Orlando City Plans To Own & Operate New USL Team In 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... and Florida Panthers. Additionally, our talent consistently delivers entertaining analysis and news covering [...] ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Orlando City Soccer says it will own and operate a USL team in central Florida beginning in the 2016 season. The ...

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  6. Dozens of People Rescued From East Coast's Largest Ferris WheelRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    A technical crew with The Orlando Eye safely evacuated all 66 stranded riders from the largest Ferris wheel on East Coast, an incident that shut down the attraction that towers 400 feet over central Florida, authorities said. Orange County Fire Rescue spokeswoman Kathleen Kennedy told The Associated Press no one was hurt following the Friday afternoon incident and all were taken off in an operation lasting about three hours with help from several firefighters.

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  7. 400-foot tall Ferris wheel stalls for 3 hours in Orlando sunRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A technical crew with The Orlando Eye Ferris wheel work to evacuate passengers after it stopped in Orlando, Fla., on Friday. A 400-foot tall Florida Ferris wheel with unforgettable views left riders wishing they could forget the whole thing after it got stuck.

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  8. Cara Delevingne's disappearing act in Paper TownsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    ... is the archetypal popular schoolgirl, at least on the surface. Set in Jefferson Park, a fictional "subdivision" of Orlando, Florida, the story centres on a young teenager, Quentin Jacobsen (Nat Wolff), known as Q, and his quiet obsession with Margo, ...

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  9. Where Florida Begins: Visit Jacksonville Sponsors World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare CongressRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR.com

    Hospital administrators, doctors and clinicians, government policy makers, employers, insurance executives, healthcare buyers and related travel and hospitality interests converge, Sept. 27-30, 2015, in Orlando, Fla.

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  10. de la Parte & Gilbert, P.A. Lawyers Selected as Faculty for Environmental Permitting Summer SchoolRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR.com

    ... interest in Florida's environmental issues. The conference is July 7 10, 2015 at the Marriott World Center Resort in Orlando, Florida. Registration is currently open at www.floridaenet.com. Ed de la Parte will participate in a panel discussion about ...

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  11. Goldtouch Will Have Silver Level Sponsorship of 7th Employer Healthcare & Benefits CongressRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR.com

    Palm Beach Gardens, FL, July 04, 2015 -- -- The Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress presents Goldtouch -- a leader in ergonomic products and comfort peripherals-- as an Exhibitor Level Sponsor for the 2015 conference held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, from September 27 30. The 2015 EHBC will see new initiatives, integrated conferences and speakers all designed to motivate and inspire industry professionals display, and engage the latest trends in the industry.

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  12. AmWins Group is Exhibitor Level Sponsor of 7th Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress in OrlandoRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR.com

    The Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress presents AmWins -- a leader in the wholesale insurance industry since its formation in 1998 -- as an Exhibitor Level Sponsor for the 2015 conference held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, from September 27 30. The 2015 EHBC will see new initiatives, integrated conferences and speakers all designed to motivate and inspire industry professionals display, and engage the latest trends in the industry.

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  13. Orlando City plans to own and operate new USL...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Flash Flood Watch issued July 2 at 6:59PM EDT expiring July 4 at 8:00PM EDT in effect for: Anderson, Bledsoe, Blount, Bradley, Campbell, Carter, Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hamilton, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, Marion, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Polk, Rhea, Roane, Scott, Sequatchie, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Union, Washington Areal Flood Watch issued July 2 at 5:57PM EDT expiring July 4 at 8:00PM EDT in effect for: Anderson, Bledsoe, Blount, Bradley, Campbell, Carter, Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hamilton, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, Marion, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Polk, Rhea, Roane, Scott, Sequatchie, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Union, Washington ORLANDO, Fla.

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  14. Ja female fighters claim silver at US Open Gold CupRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    Contributed Jamaica's female combined team members captain Sheckema Cunningham, Subrina Richards and Tashauna Grannum pose with their trophy after winning silver behind Germany at the International Sports Karate Association's Intercontinental Gold Cup at the US Open in Orlando, Florida, on Thursday. silver at the International Sports Karate Association's Interconti-nental Courtleigh Hotel & Suites Gold Cup at the US Open in Orlando, Florida.

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  15. Fire official: All 66 riders safely removed from 400-foot Ferris wheel that halted in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    In this photo provided by Makayla Bell, the Ferris wheel known as the Orlando Eye is stopped Friday, July 3, 2015, in Orlando, Fla. Authorities say the 400-foot Ferris wheel stopped moving for more than 45 minutes, stranding riders aboard.

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  16. NBA transitions from free agency fury to summer league gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    NBA teams are now turning their attention to youngsters and player development with summer leagues set to tip off after executives and owners around the league agreed to shell out millions of dollars to veteran free agents this week in an attempt to improve their immediate lot. While free agency isn't over, summer leagues begin this weekend with games today in Orlando, Fla.; Salt Lake City set to tip-off on Monday; and the 24-team fan-friendly event in Las Vegas opening on July 10. Seven members of the Erie BayHawks' 2014-15 roster will play for Orlando, including Keith Appling, John Bohannon, Daniel Coursey, Drew Crawford, Peyton Siva, Lenzelle Smith Jr. and Jarvis Williams.

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  17. Becky Hammon to temporarily head SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    ... to improve their immediate lot. While free agency isn't over, summer leagues begin this weekend with games today in Orlando, Florida; Salt Lake City set to tip-off on Monday; and the 24-team fan-friendly event in Las Vegas opening on July 10. If ...

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  18. News Briefs: Week of July 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Publishers' Weekly

    While attendees at the just-concluded annual meeting of the International Christian Retail Show in Orlando, Fla., were pleased at the event's continued expansion beyond the retail sector, attendance was down. ICRS confirmed that 3,002 people attended the show, a 25% decline from 2014.

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  19. Orlando City hopes to continue strong run against Western Conference teams at Real Salt LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Orlando City coach Adrian Heath stresses the Lions need to be sharp to earn a win at Real Salt Lake Before its first season in Major League Soccer, one of the major questions about Orlando City's expansion team was whether it would cope with the travel and challenges of a league that spans coast-to-coast. Orlando City has fared well on the road this season, posting a 3-3-2 record, but perhaps even more impressively, it has yet to be defeated on a trip against a Western Conference opponent.

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  20. People stranded on Orlando EyeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Guests rescued from Orlando Eye after being stuck for hours The Orlando Eye stopped Friday afternoon with multiple people on board, Orange County Fire Rescue said. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1M06oxA Florida governor Rick Scott takes the stage at I-Drive 360-home of the new Orlando Eye-celebrated its grand opening on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 in Orlando, Florida, with a record-breaking walk by "King of the High Wire" Nik Wallenda.

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