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  1. Aerosmith's Joe Perry hospitalized after becoming ill at N.Y. showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Florida Times-Union

    In this Saturday, May 25, 2013 file photo, lead guitarist Joe Perry, of American rock band Aerosmith, performs in Singapore during the inaugural Social Star Awards concert. Aerosmith co-founder and guitarist Perry has been taken to a hospital after he was forced to leave the stage while performing in New York City.

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  2. Fact Check: Hillary Clinton did defend man in 1975 rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Florida Times-Union

    Is it true that Hillary Clinton volunteered to defend a man who raped a 12-year-old in 1975? I read that she accused the victim of fantasizing about older men and later stated that she knew he was guilty but got the charges dropped, then laughed about it. It was during that time that she defended Thomas Alfred Taylor, a 41-year-old man accused of raping a 12-year-old girl.

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  3. Did you think Nathan's Famous annual hot dog contest is a century...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Florida Times-Union

    Showmen behind Nathan's annual Fourth of July hot dog eating contest have long claimed the tradition began in 1916 as a showdown between patriotic immigrants on the Coney Island boardwalk. That would make this Monday's contest a centennial, except for an inconvenient truth: The contest and its backstory were invented in the 1970s by PR men trying to get more attention for Nathan's, which had just become a publicly traded company.

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  4. Denver Nuggets select FSU's Malik Beasley in NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Florida Times-Union

    Malik Beasley, right, poses for a photo with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected 19th overall by the Denver Nuggets during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 23, 2016, in New York. Former Florida State shooting guard Malik Beasley, the program's first "one and done" player, was selected 19th overall by the Denver Nuggets in the NBA Draft on Thursday night.

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  5. Alhambra Set designer Ham Waddell: 1931-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    When he started making tiny statues out of typewriter correction fluid, Hamilton "Ham" Waddell realized that he didn't belong in the insurance field. So at age 36, he switched careers.

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  6. Polar Plunge was fun, even if not polar-likeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Cadence Martin, 9, leads friends and her father, David, who chose a bird-inspired float ring and a Happy 2016 hat for his attire to participate in the Polar Plunge sponsored by the WaveMasters Society. Plungers enjoyed mild conditions with air temperatures in the lower 70s and surf in the upper 60s.

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  7. States go their own way with new laws for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Restrictions on carrying guns will ease in Texas, for example, but will get tighter in California. It will be easier to register to vote in Oregon, but there will be another step to take at the polls in North Carolina.

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  8. Keep violence in perspective, don't let fear run rampantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    "This great nation will endure as it has endured, will revive and will prosper. So, first of all, let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself - nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.

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  9. Gators, Seminoles set men's basketball tournament berths for next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Florida and Florida State released their men's basketball tournament berths for the 2016 season on Friday, with the Gators headed to Orlando and the Seminoles to Brooklyn, N.Y. Florida will play in the AdvoCare Invitational at the ESPN Wild World of Sports HP Field House Nov. 24-27. First-round games will begin on Thanksgiving Day.

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  10. Giving Back: At tax time, Alice Baker has her clients' numberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Alice Baker's first encounter with volunteerism was her birth in Brooklyn, N.Y., during a January snowstorm. With roads impassable, neighbors and relatives congregated at her house to help bring her into the world.

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  11. 3rd baby in 3 months dies after being tossed from New York windowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    A baby girl was thrown from a sixth-floor window of an apartment building to her death on Thursday, witnesses and police said, making her the third child killed that way in the city in three months. Six-month-old Janillah Lawrence was in a Bronx apartment with her mother, Tenisha Fearon, 27, and three other children at the time, police said.

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