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  1. Ross confirmed to Cabinet, but White House refuses to release his answers on RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | The Miami Herald

    ... Russian oligarchs tied to Putin. But that was only after a sharp attack on the White House by Sen. Bill Nelson of Florida, the top Democrat on the Senate Commerce committee, who voted for the billionaire but said in a floor speech that the White ...


  2. Irish dance spectacular headed for Tri-ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Pleasanton Weekly

    ... number with warriors, a masculine number, and decided, 'I want to give this a try.'" When his family vacationed in Florida, "Lord of the Dance" was performing, so the teen brought an audition tape that he handed to the dance captains. He was asked ...


  3. Rockin' Road to DublinRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Miami New Times

    Step aside, Michael Flatley; this is the Rockin' Road to Dublin 's moment in the spotlight. The show celebrating Irish step dancing stomped its way all over the Northeast and now offers a treat from the homeland for lovers of the jig in South Florida.


  4. Autism diagnosis could arrive earlier with new advancesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Autism diagnosis could arrive earlier with new advances - ABC-7.com WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida One out of every 68 kids is diagnosed with autism, and it takes years before parents know for sure. But new research shows brain scans could be picking up on signs of autism earlier than ever before.


  5. Bill would require in-car breathalyzers for DUI offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... for everyone convicted of a DUI. Currently, ignition interlocks are required only for repeat offenders in Florida, not people who are convicted of their first DUI. Studies show that one-third of all drivers arrested or convicted of drunken driving ...


  6. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte CarloRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... performers and have your photo taken with the stars. Lynn University is an independent college based in Boca Raton, Florida, with approximately 3,000 students from 100 countries. U.S. News & World Report ranks Lynn among the top three most ...


  7. Hundreds allege sex harassment, discrimination at Kay and Jared jewelry companyRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Kristin Henry, a former Sterling employee, is seen in her apartment in Sanford, Fla. Henry says she was 22 when a district manager tried to kiss and touch her.


  8. Planning board taps brakes on American Dream mega-mall momentum. Just a tap, though.Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Miami Herald

    Asked to pass judgment on building the nation's largest mall, a South Florida planning council on Monday said it would need a little more time. And it agreed to take a vote late next week.


  9. A car accident took her life. The bill her death inspired wona t be named for her.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    ... Republican Sen. RenA GarcA a has tried several times to prevent future tragedies statewide by seeking a Florida law affecting all public high schools. With his most recent attempt this year, GarcA a sought to name the proposed law directly in ...


  10. Gator Feleipe Franks' former coach confident QB will win over UF fansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... his opinion against a much, much larger body of work than one game. Try more than 35 years. Klees, 47, moved to the Florida Panhandle in 1980 and has coached in the area for 22 years, including the past 11 at Wakulla High, located 25 miles south of ...


  11. Dogs Dumped, Desperate and Left for DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC Miami

    ... Director Alex Munoz told NBC 6 Investigators the stray and abandoned animals are no more of an issue in South Florida than anywhere else. "Everywhere in the United States animals are being abandoned and strays all throughout the United States of ...


  12. Weapons stolen from SWFL law enforcement in car break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla. Seven weapons have been stolen from Southwest Florida law enforcement vehicles during the past three years, records show.


  13. Orange County commission will discuss new campus sizesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sentinel School Zone

    ... most dangerous," he said during a work session on the matter last week. Geller, a board member for Bike/Walk Central Florida, proposed allowing campuses to be built on local roads with enough capacity for normal traffic on school days. Chairman Bill ...


  14. Arrest made in Victoria's Secret theft 20 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | FOX 4 Now

    ... from an unknown driver. This is the latest arrest in a string of thefts at Victoria's Secret stores in Southwest Florida. Similar crimes have been reported at Victoria's Secret stores in Port Charlotte and Fort Myers in the past year. In early ...


  15. Gainer questions House motives on Triumph billRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Walton Sun

    An amendment to a proposed Florida House bill would eliminate one aspect of oversight for the Triumph Gulf Coast board selected to allocate Northwest Florida's share of BP funds. But the same amendment, put forth by Jay Trumbull, the chairman of the House Select Committee on Triumph Gulf Coast, would allow the board “to provide grants to Visit Florida to promote tourism.” That's the same Visit Florida that House Speaker Richard Corcoran has spent the last few weeks threatening to eliminate, and he's received key support in achieving that goal from Trumbull, R-Panama City.


  16. Nationals at Cardinals: Grapefruit League GameThread...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Federal Baseball

    Tanner Roark takes the mound this afternoon at 1:05 PM EST in Jupiter, Florida as the Washington Nationals and a split-squad version of the St. Louis Cardinals ' roster match up in Roger Dean Stadium. It will be Roark's first start of the Spring, of course, and he will likely go around three innings or 50 pitches according to a report from MASN beat writer Mark Zuckerman on the Twitter.


  17. Watch hungry gator snatch catch from unsuspecting boy on pier A viral ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WFTV Orlando

    ... anything, from fish, frogs and birds to snakes, small mammals and people's pets, according to the University of Florida's Information Source website. In addition to the 10 million views, it has nearly 250,000 shares and a tidal wave of comments. ...


  18. Panther encounter reported near school bus stopRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC2 News

    ... It happened Thursday, at the corner of 8th Street NW and 25th Avenue right next to the new Collier Charter Academy. Florida Fish and Wildlife said they came out to investigate and didn't find any sign of the panther or tracks, but that doesn't mean ...


  19. NBC2 Investigators: Gun theft rising problem in Southwest FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC2 News

    ... What's more, the guns are rarely recovered with our analysis finding that for every four guns stolen in Southwest Florida, only one is recovered. NBC2 started asking how big this business was getting in Southwest Florida, so we started counting how ...


  20. Report: Ferrari has device to roll back odometers to 0Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MotorAuthority

    A lawsuit filed by a Ferrari salesman from Palm Beach, Florida, may have aired some of Ferrari's dirty laundry. According to a lawsuit filed in a Southern Florida district court by former salesman Robert "Bud" Root, the ex-employee alleged that New Country Motor Cars of Palm Beach wrongfully terminated the man based on his age and other factors.