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  1. Texas, Kansas To Back Florida Lawsuit Against Obama AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | CBS Local

    ... and features to help you get more [] WQAM The legendary 560 WQAM-AM is the premier all-sports radio station in South Florida. We are the flagship station for the Miami Hurricanes and Florida Panthers. Additionally, our talent consistently delivers ...

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  2. Wilco setlists: St. Augustine 5/1 & Memphis 5/3Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Examiner.com

    Wilco 's 20th anniversary tour continues with stops in St. Augustine, Florida on Friday night, and at the Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, Tennessee. The setlists for both show go like this: "Via Chicago" / "Handshake Drugs" / "I Am Trying To Break Your Heart" / "One Wing" / "Hummingbird"/ "Panthers" / "Pot Kettle Black" / "Cars Can't Escape" / "Secret Of The Sea" / "Heavy Metal Drummer" / "I'm the Man Who Loves You" / " In Your Dreams" / "Jesus, Etc."

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  3. Florida prisons ordered to serve kosher mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... of Corrections on behalf of 13 inmates. The decision is the latest following years of legal wrangling. The Florida case dates to 2010 when a Jewish prisoner serving life for the 1995 murder of his parents, Bruce Rich, said the state's refusal to ...

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  4. Romano: You think Rick Scott is bad? Check these guys outRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Sidney Catts, a Baptist minister who had never before held public office and was the nominee on the Prohibition ticket, was antiblack, anti-Jew and anti-Catholic. Somehow, he persuaded Florida voters to elect him governor in 1916.

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  5. 5 Things the WSJ/NBC Poll Tells Us About 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | The Wall Street Journal

    ... about her. In head-to-head matchups, Mrs. Clinton beats four of the GOP's top potential nominees. She topped former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida by 49% to 43%; she beat Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker by 50%-40%. The candidate ...

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  6. Couple convicted of having sex on Florida beachRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | TheDenverChannel

    Areal Flood Advisory issued May 4 at 7:09PM MDT expiring May 4 at 9:00PM MDT in effect for: Adams, Denver Flash Flood Watch issued May 4 at 7:06PM MDT expiring May 5 at 6:00PM MDT in effect for: El Paso, Fremont, Teller Flash Flood Warning issued May 4 at 6:59PM MDT expiring May 4 at 10:00PM MDT in effect for: Elbert Areal Flood Advisory issued May 4 at 6:12PM MDT expiring May 4 at 8:15PM MDT in effect for: El Paso BRADENTON, Fla. - A Florida couple accused of having sex on a public beach in front of families has been found guilty by a jury.

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  7. Man accidentally falls 30 feet off Sunshine Skyway BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The driver of a vehicle on the Sunshine Skyway Bridge, in Florida, accidentally fell off the bridge attempting to change a tire on Sunday night. The incident happened when the SUV the man was driving suffered a blow out of a tire on the Manatee County side of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge around 9:20 p.m. The SUV was occupied by a driver and two passengers.

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  8. Parrish man win $3M in scratch-off gameRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A 60-year-old man has won $3 million in the Super Millions scratch-off game, the Florida Lottery said on Monday. Parrish man win $3M in scratch-off game A 60-year-old man has won $3 million in the Super Millions scratch-off game, the Florida Lottery said on Monday.

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  9. Gary Price Enters Senate Race, Punching Away at House Reps on Medicaid ExpansionRead the original story

    57 min ago | Sunshine State News

    Former Naples City Councilman Gary Price announced Monday that he is running for the Florida Senate in 2016 and he gave warning to two Florida House representatives that he will make their opposition to Medicaid expansion a major issue in the Republican primary. Price filed on Monday for the seat currently held by Sen. Garrett Richter, R-Naples, who faces term limits next year.

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  10. Honor Youth Faira s lease with countyRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Miami Herald

    ... County Youth Fair & Exposition is our community's largest nonprofit charity event and is the largest fair in Florida and the 30th largest in North America. It is larger than 36 of the country's state fairs. We are chartered by the state to support ...

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  11. Texas, Kansas join Florida lawsuit against Obama administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Miami Herald

    Kansas and Texas are joining in Gov. Rick Scott's lawsuit against the Obama administration, Scott's office said Monday. The legal challenge claims that federal health officials are trying to coerce Florida into expanding subsidized healthcare insurance by threatening to end the so-called Low Income Pool, a $2.2 billion federal-state program that reimburses hospitals for uncompensated care.

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  12. The promise of eMergeRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Miami Herald

    ... "This is the year Cuba joins the Internet," Ms. SA nchez told the audience. What impact will that have on South Florida? Even NASDAQ rang the closing bell for the first time ever from Miami, a recognition that corporate America is on board. And U.S. ...

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  13. Fred Grimm: Floridaa s dysfunctional politicians throw snake eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    Floridians once again find themselves grappling with that great philosophical question of our time: Why is it that poker is an acceptable form of gambling but evil blackjack must be banished from our midst? When it adjourned early last week, the Florida Legislature kissed off a billion dollars - about what the state of Florida got out of its gaming pact with the Seminole Tribe these last five years. Among the legislation left in the dust was Senate Bill 7088, which would have extended the expiring gambling deal for another year to give state and tribal negotiators more time to work out another long-term deal.

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  14. South Florida doctor faces February trial on Medicare fraud chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    South Florida eye doctor Salomon Melgen will face trial next February on charges of falsely billing $190 million to the taxpayer-funded Medicare program, a federal judge decided Monday. Melgen, 61, is being held without bail because he is considered a flight risk to his native country, the Dominican Republic, according to a detention ordered signed by U.S. District Judge Kenneth Marra.

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  15. 73 Knight Arts Challenge finalists namedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    ... of the 73 finalists in the Knight Arts Challenge, a community-wide contest that funds ideas aimed at bring South Florida together through the arts. "Knight Foundation's overarching mission is to inform and engage communities," said Nicole Chipi, ...

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  16. Photo gallery: eMerge opens in Miami Beach | Mon., May 4, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    ... 2015. FIU's Thomas Potts puts an underwater helmet on Jose Ramirez, 12, at the Medina Aquarius Program booth at the Florida International University display at eMerge Americas on Miami Beach Monday, May 4, 2015. Ilene Greenberg, of Irresitible ...

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  17. The Straight Poop About Florida's Public DefecatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    Florida may be known as the "Sunshine State," but its police are constantly having to deal with where the sun don't shine. In the last 30 months, Florida has had at least five people arrested on charges that include some form of inappropriate defecation.

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  18. GOP field grows: Longshots Fiorina, Carson jump inRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Augustine Record

    ... both begin the race as longshots in a campaign expected to feature several seasoned politicians, among them former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz. Today, former Arkansas Gov. Mike ...

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  19. St. Johns County drug lab ordinance goes to County CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Augustine Record

    ... he decontamination or assessment work include: Being registered, bonded and insured as a general contractor with the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation; documenting appropriate training for drug laboratory decontamination; and

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  20. Billy Donovan bids farewell to Gators as search for his successor beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsOK.com

    ... itch and a relationship with Thunder general manager Sam Presti. "I was just not going to pick up and walk out of Florida unless it was something really unique and special in my mind," Donovan said during his farewell news conference Monday. "That's ...

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