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  1. Pod Rods: Great Racers update; JM Family Enterprises helps Orlando; Vote for AmeliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Florida Times-Union

    These were just some of the classic Lamborghini Miuras on display at this year's Amelia Island Concours to celebrate its 50th anniversary Here's the best of shows at this year's Amelia Island Concours, which is one of the finalists in the USA TODAY's 10Best Reader's Choice 2016 travel award contest online. Two fast cars come off the assembly line this week - Lotus 3-Eleven, finished in matte and gloss black, and the Lotus Elise Cup 250.

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  2. Pod Rods: Great Racers update; JM Family Enterprises helps Orlando; Vote for AmeliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Florida Times-Union

    Some Florida news dominates this weekend's Pod Rods on Jacksonville.com, from donations to a very worthy cause to yet another classic Mustang recreation, this one with muscle. Plus, check out a virtual car and cast a vote for Amelia, then check out the calendar of automotive events near and far.

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  3. Jaguars, Dolphins, Bucs donate combined $400,000 to OneOrlando FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Florida Times-Union

    The National Football League Foundation and the league's three Florida-based teams - the Jaguars, Miami and Tampa Bay - announced today a $400,000 contribution to the OneOrlando Fund. The fund was formed by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer after the night-club shooting that killed 49 people earlier this month and will support victims' families and survivors.

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  4. Orlando gunman buried in South Florida, document showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Florida Times-Union

    This undated file image shows Omar Mateen, who authorities say killed dozens of people inside the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday, June 12, 2016. ORLANDO - The gunman who went on a rampage at a gay nightclub in Orlando, killing 49 people, has been buried in South Florida.

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  5. UNF scores lowest among 11 state universities vying for performance fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Florida Times-Union

    The University of North Florida finished worst among state universities in this year's ranking that determines state performance funding. The University of North Florida finished worst among state universities in this year's ranking that determines state performance funding.

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  6. Federal government denies Scott request for emergency declaration after Orlando shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Florida Times-Union

    Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks during a news conference, along with Orlando mayor Buddy Dyer, left, near the nightclub where a mass shooting occurred in Orlando, Sunday, June 12. Gov. Rick Scott's unprecedented request for a federal emergency declaration after the mass shooting in Orlando has been rejected by the Obama administration. In a letter to Scott Monday, Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator W. Craig Fugate said the emergency declaration was the wrong course of action for Florida to take as it tries to recoup the costs associated with the response to and investigation of the massacre that left 49 dead plus the shooter.

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  7. Donald Trump backtracks on guns-in-clubs statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Florida Times-Union

    Donald Trump is backtracking from his contention that victims of the Orlando massacre should have been allowed to carry arms into the nightclub where they were attacked - a stance even the NRA says is untenable. The presumptive Republican presidential nominee tweeted Monday that he was "obviously talking about additional guards or employees" of the Orlando, Florida, nightclub where Omar Mateen murdered 49 people when he spoke about the value of having more people armed to challenge the gunman.

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  8. FBI releasing conversations between gunman and policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Florida Times-Union

    People hold candles at a candlelight vigil for the victims of the mass shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, as they gather at Lake Eola Park. Newly released transcripts show Orlando gunman Omar Mateen spoke in Arabic to a 911 dispatcher and told a crisis negotiator that the U.S. needed to stop bombing Iraq and Syria.

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  9. Services set for boy, 2, killed in Florida alligator attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Florida Times-Union

    Florida Fish and Wildlife search for a 2-year-old boy boy early Wednesday, June 15, 2016, after the boy was dragged into the water Tuesday night by an alligator near Disney's upscale Grand Floridian Resort & Spa in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Private family services have been scheduled for a 2-year-old Nebraska boy killed by an alligator at Disney World in Orlando, Florida.

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  10. Former Seminole helps Orlando sink SharksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Orlando Predators join arms for a moment silence before the game started. #4 Greg Carr and #14 Brandon Tompkins.

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  11. Ron Littlepage: Yes, I'm a gun owner - but I also support sensible gun controlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Florida Times-Union

    But for me, two thoughts stand out: guns and the subversion by some of one of the world's great religions. It quickly deteriorates into partisan politics.

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  12. Nebraska family 'devastated' by fatal gator attack at DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Florida Times-Union

    The parents of a Nebraska toddler killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World say they're devastated by the loss of their son, whose death prompted the entertainment giant to add gator warnings at the resort. A statement by Matt and Melissa Graves of Omaha, Nebraska, said words can't express the shock and grief their family is enduring.

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  13. Somber times in tourist haven after Orlando nightclub massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Florida Times-Union

    Gov. Rick Scott hugs Maria Delos Angeles, mother, during a wake Thursday, June 16, 2016 for her son Eric Ivan Ortiz-Rivera who was gunned down Sunday at Pulse nightclub. This was held at San Juan Funeraria, Kissimmee.

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  14. Latest on the Orlando massacre: City cemetery has space for nightclub victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | The Florida Times-Union

    Law enforcement officials gather outside the Pulse nightclub, the scene of Sunday's mass shooting Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Orlando, Fla. Law enforcement officials gather outside the Pulse nightclub, the scene of Sunday's mass shooting Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Orlando.

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  15. Latest on the Orlando massacre: Mayor discusses delay sending paramedics to clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | The Florida Times-Union

    Law enforcement officials gather outside the Pulse nightclub, the scene of Sunday's mass shooting Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Orlando, Fla. Law enforcement officials gather outside the Pulse nightclub, the scene of Sunday's mass shooting Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Orlando.

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  16. Latest on the Orlando massacre: Only 1 complaint on club shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | The Florida Times-Union

    Jennifer Johnson, right, leans on her boyfriend Jeansem Sambolin while standing with her son Tyrone Clarke, 8, as they visit a makeshift memorial for the victims of the mass shooting at the Pulse Orlando nightclub Tuesday, June 14, 2016, in Orlando, Fla. Franky Jimmy Dejesus Velazquez was one of those killed and had worked with Johnson.

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  17. Investigators casting wide net in Orlando club shooting probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | The Florida Times-Union

    Shot in the leg and lying in a mix of blood and water on a bathroom floor, Patience Carter heard gunman Omar Mateen dial 911 from just a few feet away. The American-born son of an Afghan immigrant, Mateen told the person on the other end he wanted America to stop bombing his country, she recalled.

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  18. Big opportunity for Armada against MLS team Orlando CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Armada faces its second match, its first ever in competition, against the in-state MLS rivals in Wednesday's fourth round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. The club has installed several thousand auxiliary seats at Jacksonville University ahead of a Sunshine State showdown that ranks among the most important in the club's short history.

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  19. FBI investigating whether Orlando killer was Pulse club regularRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | The Florida Times-Union

    The FBI is investigating reports that Orlando gunman Omar Mateen had been a regular at the gay nightclub he attacked and had used gay dating apps, a U.S. official briefed on the case said Tuesday. A number of possible explanations and motives for the bloodbath that left 49 victims dead have emerged, with Mateen professing allegiance to the Islamic State, his ex-wife saying he was mentally ill, and his father suggesting he was driven by hatred of gays.

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  20. Helping Hand: Where to donate bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | The Florida Times-Union

    Aimee McCarthy from the Hodges Blvd. area of Jacksonville, Florida has the needle inserted by phlebotomist Technician Lana Kireeva as McCarthy gives blood at the oneblood facility on Beach Blvd. In Jacksonville, Florida Sunday, June 12, 2016 to help the victims from the shooting at a nightclub in Orlando that left 50 people dead. "I hadn't donated in a while but saw the need on my Facebook feed and came over."

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