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  1. FDLE Agents arrest two suspects in separate cases on child solicitation, pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Capital Soup

    Orlando Cyber Crime Task Force Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement have arrested two suspects in separate and unrelated cases on charges related to child sex solicitation and child pornography. On Tuesday, agents arrested Kieran Oscar Sosa, 28, of 15 Presidential Lane, Palm Coast, for traveling to engage in sexual conduct with a child and attempted lewd and lascivious behavior.

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  2. Orlando man arrested, charged with 6 counts of child pornographyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | Capital Soup

    Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement's Orlando Cybercrime Task Force today arrested Carlos Rodriguez-Fernandez, 47, of 5509 Bryson Drive, Orlando, on 6 counts of possession of child pornography. During an investigation of files suspected of child pornography, agents discovered an IP address in March advertising hundreds of files of known or suspected child pornography.

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  3. UCF Incubator Company Secures NSF Funding to Develop Radiation Software to Fight CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Capital Soup

    The National Science Foundation recently awarded a grant to an Orlando-based company and UCF Incubator client that could help improve cancer patients' quality of life and potentially reduce the number of times patients are readmitted to a hospital. "It's a great honor," said Rodney Bosley, CEO and director of SegAna.

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  4. Orlando man claims first $1 million prize in Florida 100X the Cash Scratch-Off gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Capital Soup

    Franklin Aguilar poses with his friend , and oversized check after claiming a $1 million prize in the FLORIDA 100X THE CASH Scratch-Off game. The Florida Lottery announces that Franklin Aguilar, 41, of Orlando, claimed the first $1 million prize in the new FLORIDA 100X THE CASH Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.

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  5. Registered sex offender arrested on 14 counts of child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Capital Soup

    Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement's Orlando Cybercrime Task Force today arrested Wesley Kenneth McVay, 40, of 1629 Larkin Ave., Orlando, on 14 counts of child pornography. McVay previously had been convicted of sexual offense and is registered as a sex offender.

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  6. Central Florida Commuter Rail Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting March 7, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Capital Soup

    The Central Florida Commuter Rail Technical Advisory Committee meets Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at LYNX Central Station, in the 2nd floor Multipurpose Room, located at 455 N. Garland Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32801. The TAC is comprised of appointed city and county officials.

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  7. Statement on Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Capital Soup

    As Floridians continue to grapple with the massacres at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando and the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, our state is mourning yet another mass shooting, this time at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Broward County. At least 17 people have died, while many others have been injured.

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  8. Gov. Scott: Lockheed Martin to Expand and Create 500 New Jobs in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Capital Soup

    Governor Scott today announced Lockheed Martin, a global security and aerospace company, will be expanding in Orlando and creating 500 new jobs. The average wage of the 500 new jobs will be $87,064.

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  9. Gov. Scott Announces New Partnership to Connect Families Displaced by ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | Capital Soup

    Following a recently announced $1 million investment in Florida's workforce system to help Puerto Rican families find jobs, today, Governor Rick Scott announced a new job placement partnership between education, business and workforce development organizations. CareerSource South Florida, the Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce of South Florida and the Ana G. Mendez University System will work together to connect families relocating from Puerto Rico with available job positions and provide needed job training.

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  10. Commissioner Stewart Announces Principal and Assistant Principal of the Year FinalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | Capital Soup

    Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart today announced the finalists for Florida's 2018 Principal Achievement Award for Outstanding Leadership and the Outstanding Assistant Principal Achievement Award . The winners will be named during the Commissioner's Summit for Principals on February 9 in Orlando.

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  11. Public Information Meeting for John Young Parkway Widening ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Capital Soup

    The Florida Department of Transportation is holding a public meeting regarding the State Road 423/John Young Parkway widening construction project. The meeting is an informal open house format scheduled for next Tuesday, Jan. 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at The American Legion Department of Florida, 1912A Lee Road, Orlando, FL 32810.

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  12. Senator Stewart Congratulates UCF Knights on Flawless Football SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Capital Soup

    State Senator Linda Stewart today expressed her heartfelt congratulations to the student athletes at the University of Central Florida who opened the New Year with an undefeated season and the Peach Bowl championship title. "UCF has demonstrated to the entire nation that our undefeated hometown team is number one with a 13-0 perfect season.

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  13. Detour Scheduled for Old Goldenrod Road at Hoffner AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Capital Soup

    Motorists should be aware of an upcoming seven to 10-day detour on Old Goldenrod Road at State Road 15/Hoffner Avenue in Orlando for work at the intersection, weather permitting. Traffic will be directed around the closure using S.R. 551/South Goldenrod Road as a detour Electronic message boards have been installed to inform motorists about the new traffic pattern.

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  14. SunRail Offering Special Train Service December 28 and New Year's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | Capital Soup

    On Thursday, December 28th SunRail is running special night service as a transportation option for those attending the Camping World Bowl at Camping World Stadium, featuring Virginia Tech vs Oklahoma State. Special night trains will leave from LYNX Central Station at the following times: On New Year's Day, SunRail is offering more than 11 hours of special service, with the first southbound train leaving DeBary at 8 a.m., and the last northbound train leaving Sand Lake Road at 6:15 p.m., arriving in DeBary at 7:18 p.m. Please see the special schedule at www.sunrail.com .

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  15. Florida's Congressional and Military Leaders to Convene with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Top officials and thought leaders from the U.S. defense and aerospace industries and the Florida companies that serve them will gather here this winter when the Florida Defense Contractors Association hosts the sixth annual Florida Defense Expo. Providing attendees with educational sessions, industry networking and business development opportunities, the Expo will take place Feb. 20 at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in Orlando.

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  16. Online Risks Are Routine for Teens, Most Bounce BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Teens routinely encounter online risks, such as sexual solicitations, cyberbullying and explicit material, but research shows that the negative effects of such exposure appear to be temporary, vanishing for most teens in less than a week. A new study from the University of Central Florida, Pennsylvania State and Ohio State found that typical teens seem to be resilient and cope with most online risks, moving beyond the temporary negative impacts quickly.

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  17. New Test for Zika on Course for CommercializationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Capital Soup

    A new diagnostic test that can detect a Zika viral infection within 30 minutes could be headed to hospitals in the next year thanks to a partnership between the University of Central Florida and Orlando-based biotechnology startup Nano Discovery Inc. Qun Treen Huo, a faculty member at UCF's Department of Chemistry and NanoScience Technology Center, and a co-founder of Nano Discovery, developed the customizable immunoassay technology product called D2Dx. To perform the test, a special mixture containing gold nanoparticles detects the anti-Zika antibodies produced in Zika patients.

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  18. Central Florida Commuter Rail Commission Meeting December 1, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Capital Soup

    The Central Florida Commuter Rail Commission meets Friday, December 1, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at LYNX Central Station, in the LYNX Boardroom, located at 455 N. Garland Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32801. This is a change from the customary meeting location for this board.

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  19. Ocoee man claims $600,000 Lucky Money jackpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | Capital Soup

    The Florida Lottery announces that Eduardo Yzaguirre, 53, of Ocoee, claimed the $600,000 LUCKY MONEYa jackpot from the November 7, 2017, drawing at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. Yzaguirre chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $443,799.12.

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  20. FDLE investigation leads to arrest in Vermont, child pornography chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Capital Soup

    Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement's Orlando Cyber Crime Task Force executed two search warrants at a residence for Donald Noble, 80, that led to charges of child pornography and his arrest in Vermont. Noble resides at 7119 Honeycomb Street, Orlando, and travels seasonally to Vermont.

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