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  1. Feds investigate second fire at Florida mosque in 10 daysRead the original story

    4 min ago | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Investigators are looking for answers after fire broke out at a Florida mosque for the second time in 10 days. Sallah Harake, a mosque board member, said electricity was blamed for the July 17 fire.

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  2. a Bloodlinea will return to South Florida for season threeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Miami Herald

    "Bloodline," the popular Netflix series about the demons that haunt a tight-knit family, will return to shoot its third season on location in the Florida Keys. During the Television Critics Association press tour in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos told The Hollywood Reporter the show would return later this year to shoot all 10 episodes of its third season in South Florida.

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  3. Online election season attacks focus on county administratorRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... for an airport business that was not meeting its contract obligations, Dukes said, "Consider the source.'' The blog, Florida News Flash, has been criticized by the commission before, with Sossamon calling out the accuracy of blogger Samuel Martin ...

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  4. NFCC new student orientation is Saturday, August 20Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Story Submitted North Florida Community College will hold its "SENTINEL KICK-OFF" New Student Orientation session on Saturday, Aug. 20 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. in the NFCC Fine Arts Auditorium .

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  5. Boston mobster turned Memphis pastor discusses $500 million art heist ...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | WFTV Orlando

    ... continually taken investigators to men related to Esposito's former friends in Boston, Philadelphia, Connecticut and Florida. Esposito told WHBQ that despite the fact that his crew was involved, he knew nothing about it until a conversation with ...

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  6. Jacksonville Boy, 5, Drowns in Neighbor's PoolRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | CBS Local

    ... his backyard surveillance video on his cellphone and saw a child in the pool. He called 911 and rushed home. The Florida Times-Union ( http://bit.ly/2agHC2q ) reports the man pulled the boy from the pool and rescue workers rushed him to the ...

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  7. 2 Gunmen Fatally Shoot Man Holding Baby at Florida HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | CBS Local

    Police say two armed men wearing masks fired shots from the front door of a north Florida home, killing a man who was holding a baby. Gainesville police spokesman Ben Tobias said in a news release early Thursday that the baby girl was shot in the arm and another man in the home was also shot.

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  8. Disability Rights Florida Launches "Access The Vote" CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Capital Soup

    Disability Rights Florida today launched its "Access The Vote" campaign to encourage Floridians with disabilities to vote in upcoming elections. The campaign includes a new accessible website detailing the voting rights and responsibilities for all Floridians.

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  9. Lecanto Woman Claims Top Prize in New $2,000,000 Monopolya Florida Edition Scratch-Off GameRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Capital Soup

    The Florida Lottery announces that Tacara Scriven, 27, of Lecanto, claimed a top prize in the $2,000,000 MONOPOLYa FLORIDA EDITION Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. She chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $1,540,000.00.

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  10. Jacksonville Man Claims Top Prize In The $500,000 MonopolyTM Florida Edition Scratch-Off GameRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Capital Soup

    The Florida Lottery announces that Edward Moore, 54, of Jacksonville, claimed a top prize in the $500,000 MONOPOLYTM FLORIDA EDITION Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. He purchased his winning ticket from Kangaroo Express, located at 9615 Heckscher Drive in Jacksonville.

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  11. Four Orlando Men Arrested for Filling Bladder Trucks Using Stolen Credit Card InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Capital Soup

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that investigators with his Office of Agricultural Law Enforcement arrested four men in Orlando for using "bladder trucks" to steal diesel fuel with counterfeit credit cards. In total, suspects had 144 fraudulent credit cards, which use illegally obtained financial information of identity theft victims.

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  12. St. Petersburg Named Best-Run City In FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | News Talk Florida

    Though it is the best-managed city in Florida, St. Petersburg ranked just 48th out of 150 major U.S. cities. Boise and Nampa of Idaho received the top national honors in WalletHub's "Best-Run Cities in America."

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  13. Daytona Stabbing Turns Into Marriage ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | News Talk Florida

    ... the perfect time to pop the question since that story would always be attached to the proposal. Here at News Talk Florida we strive to use creativity and innovation in order to introduce our followers to new and distinctive angles. Our mission has ...

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  14. Florida State football, recruiting news: Fall camp dates announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Tomahawk Nation

    Bud and Ingram released another podcast discussing ACC media days. Topics include how much ACC teams have gained on Florida State and Clemson and what ESPN's ACC network means for the ACC.

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  15. Oh, Florida!Award-Winning Writer Craig Pittman on Sarasota, the...Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Sarasota Magazine

    ... as I know, the only book ever classified as "True Crime/Gardening." What inspired you to write your new book, Oh, Florida: How America's Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country ? Ever since 2000, every time there's a presidential election, ...

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  16. Two More 'Homegrown' Zika Cases Found in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | News Max

    The Florida health department said it is investigating another two cases of Zika not related to travel to a place where the virus is being transmitted, raising the possibility of local Zika transmission in the continental United States. The Florida health department said it has identified an additional case of Zika in Miami-Dade County, where it was already investigating a possible case of Zika not related to travel, and another case in Broward County, where it has been investigating a non-travel related case.

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  17. 2 gunmen fatally shoot man holding baby at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Police say two armed men wearing masks fired shots from the front door of a north Florida home, killing a man who was holding a baby. Gainesville police spokesman Ben Tobias said in a news release early Thursday that the baby girl was shot in the arm and another man in the home was also shot.

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  18. A new threat in fight against overdoses: Elephant sedativeRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... which covers Ohio. The drug has been suspected in overdoses or found in seized drugs in central Kentucky and in Florida's Tampa Bay and Sarasota areas, as well as other Ohio cities. Akron authorities have seen over 230 overdoses in July, 20 of them ...

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  19. Due South Brewing in Trademark Dispute with Tampa's Big Storm BrewingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Broward-Palm Beach

    There's a storm brewing between two Florida breweries in a trademark dispute. Mike Halker, owner of Due South Brewing in Boynton Beach, has asked Big Storm Brewing in Tampa to stop using a beer label that he says is too similar to one of his own.

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  20. School board sets tentative budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star

    ... to renew an additional operational millage. School district budgets are largely established each spring by the Florida Legislature and for the coming fiscal year the millage the district must levy to receive state funds will fall by nearly 10 ...

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