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  1. Former prep school student acquitted of felony rape in split verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Florida Governor Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency in every county within the state of Florida in preparation for Tropical Storm Erika. Florida Governor Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency in every county within the state of Florida in preparation for Tropical Storm Erika.

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  2. Fla. mom robs 3 banks in 30 minutes for kid's graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | New York Daily News

    Cindy Sanchez Carabeo, 50, of Valrico, Fla., pleaded guity in federal court on Thursday to one count of interfering with interstate commerce by robbery. A Florida woman robbed three banks in a half-hour span, but red smoke trailing her car from an exploded dye pack gave cops an easy trail to follow.

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  3. Killer fired 17 rounds, identified with 9/11 attackers, police sayRead the original story

    13 min ago | GantDaily.com

    ... worked. Flanagan had difficulty with employers multiple times. a In 2000, he was fired from WTWC in Tallahassee, Florida. The station said it was for "poor performance," "misbehavior with regards to co-workers" and his "use of profanity on the ...

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  4. 3 Florida Teens Arrested After Stolen Truck Crashes Into Police CarRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | CBS Local

    CBS4 CBS4 is now on CBSMiami.com. It's the same great news, weather, and investigations you found on cbs4.com, but we've added a whole new range of great items and features to help you get more out [] My TV 33 My TV33 is on CBSMiami.comIt's the same great news, weather, and investigations you found on cbs4.com, but we've added a whole new range of great items and features to help you get more out of [] WQAM The legendary Miami Sports Radio 560 WQAM is the premier all-sports radio station in South Florida.

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  5. Clinton campaign denies making Holocaust reference in immigration remarkRead the original story

    15 min ago | GantDaily.com

    ... think our country is going to be the kind of country that puts people on boxcars and sends them away," the former Florida governor said at an event in Henderson, Nevada, in June. Asked on Friday about the line, former Maryland governor and Clinton ...

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  6. 11 p.m. update: Tropical Storm Erika weakens as it crosses HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... cause it to dissipate entirely. There's a chance it could regain some strength off northern Cuba and people in Florida should still keep an eye on it and brace for heavy rain, said John Cagialosi, a hurricane specialist at the center. "This is a ...

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  7. Black Lives Matter: 'We will continue to engage the candidates'Read the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Black Lives Matter activists say they will continue to engage the 2016 presidential candidates and push their agenda of curbing police violence as the country moves further into election season. In the past month, Black Lives Matter has made prominent appearances at campaign rallies for Sen. Bernie Sanders , former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley , and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush , as well as holding a "tense" meeting with democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.

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  8. Central Floridians stock up on waterRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Click Orlando

    "Being through the three big ones that we went through a couple years ago, having no power for a week, it was really so tough," Fels said. Fels is preparing so her kids don't go through what she did.

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  9. Schedule Air Conditioning Check Up Before Monday's StormRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | PRWeb

    All Year Cooling, a local South Florida air conditioner repair and maintenance company, advises homeowners to prepare their air conditioning units for the upcoming tropical storm. We can't emphasize enough just how important it is to follow these air conditioning safety tips- they can be life saving.

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  10. One eye on storm's track, preparations continuing for Celebrate 450Read the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | St. Augustine Record

    Before reaching Florida in 1565, Pedro Menendez was pummeled by a hurricane that scattered his fleet and threw his plans into chaos. Organizers overseeing next weekend's celebration of St. Augustine's 450th anniversary plugged ahead with preparations while keeping an ear tuned for news about the track of Tropical Storm Erika, expected to push past the area by Wednesday.

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  11. Convicted sex offender wanted in San Bernardino County found in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Bernardino County Sun

    A convicted sex offender from San Bernardino County was located and arrested in Florida after eight years on the run. Personnel from the U.S. Marshal's Office and Pinellas County Sheriff's Department arrested John Joseph Korcz without incident on Monday, according to a news release issued Friday by the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department.

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  12. Florida Communities Expected to Experience Wind and Rain Resulting from ErikaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Capital Soup

    ... County that would require assistance should evacuation occur. The Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Florida Highway Patrol has a 250-person response team ready to deploy as needed to assist with road closures, directing traffic in the ...

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  13. Jeb Bush raffling off ticket to first 'Late Show with Stephen Colbert' episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will be one of the first guests to appear on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and he's already turning that into a fundraising opportunity. The 2016 Republican presidential candidate is raffling off a ticket to the show's first taping.

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  14. State Panel Prepares To Move Forward With Medical PotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    CBS4 CBS4 is now on CBSMiami.com. It's the same great news, weather, and investigations you found on cbs4.com, but we've added a whole new range of great items and features to help you get more out [...] My TV 33 My TV33 is on CBSMiami.comIt's the same great news, weather, and investigations you found on cbs4.com, but we've added a whole new range of great items and features to help you get more out of [...] WQAM The legendary Miami Sports Radio 560 WQAM is the premier all-sports radio station in South Florida.

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  15. Will Erika cause history to repeat during city's 450th Commemoration?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Historic City News

    ... life, Dora killed 5 people and caused $250 million in damage. It was the second in a quartet of hurricanes to affect Florida in that year and caused considerable damage to northeast Florida. Dora followed Cleo's rampage up Florida's east coast and ...

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  16. Garden Q&A: How to help your grass go to seedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... heads, but nothing appears to be growing. Does it take long for the seeds to germinate? The St. Augustine we grow in Florida is considered to be sterile. It may produce some seeds, but they don't grow. St. Augustine needs full sun and moist soil to ...

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  17. Tips for Saving on Airfare During Holiday SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Your News Now

    ... year's data, Thanksgiving is the cheaper air travel holiday overall - except if you're planning to head to Texas and Florida, you might be better off flying at Xmas. For either holiday, consider your airport options. Most major cities have more than ...

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  18. Former ambassador Nancy Soderberg resigns from JaxPort board at mayor's requestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... barter is counter-productive to good governance." A telephone message left for Soderberg at her University of North Florida office, where she is a visiting scholar, was not returned. Melody Bishop, wife of former mayoral candidate Bill Bishop, ...

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  19. Owners in Tampa Bay condo complex are losing their homesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... to terminate the condo association and revert them to rentals. Built in 1998, Bay Isle Key is among the hundreds of Florida apartment complexes that were converted to condos during the boom years. But the real estate crash, along with the busy ...

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  20. Tattoo legend comes to St. Augustine, inking and gabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... a string of celebrities on his client list. Tuttle is now 80 years old and still does the occasional tattoo. (The Florida Times-Union/Bob Self) Tuttle shows off his last two tattoos on his right arm, a small ...

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