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  1. Lee County father says daughter abducted by 3 menRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | NBC2 News

    ... life and was unsure if he'd ever see her again. About a half-hour hour later, Tomas's car was stopped in northern Florida headed toward Alabama. Jessica's father says Tomas, along with at least two other men were detained and his daughter was ...

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  2. Flight plans: Flagler officials tout airport upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... he said. The runway is one of many improvements on the airport grounds. Crews broke ground last October on the Florida Army National Guard's new 76,000-square-foot facility at the south end of the airport. That $22-million project, dubbed the ...

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  3. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to expand to Japan this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | News Talk Florida

    ... and I want to share it with my fans. I feel like I've lived a lot longer than I actually have." 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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  4. Airbnb just paid its taxes and herea s how much Miami-Dade madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    After a month collecting the 6 percent resort tax in May, Airbnb announced Tuesday that the site remitted $522,000 to county coffers on behalf of its 6,800 Miami-Dade hosts last month. That's the largest payout Airbnb has made on behalf of its hosts in Florida.

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  5. Seminole Council discusses water tower lease proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... the alternate representative. * appointed Councilor Thomas Barnhorn as the city's voting delegate at this summer's Florida League of Cities 91st annual conference. * authorized the city manager to execute a contract with the Pinellas County ...

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  6. Thrift Claims Second FLW Tour Angler of the Year TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | FishingWorld

    ... Lake Guntersville and Lake Travis in Texas. He posted a sixth-place showing in March on the Harris Chain of Lakes in Florida, then continued the hot streak through April with finishes of 12th place at Lake Cumberland in Kentucky and a third-place ...

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  7. Crash on Sawgrass Expressway backs up rush-hour trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    The two right lanes are blocked and rush-hour traffic has backed up nearly to Sunrise Boulevard, according to the Florida Department of Transportation

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  8. Court allows public records fight to move forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Daily Commercial

    In a long-running dispute that centers on the state's Sunshine Law, a federal appeals court Tuesday said the American Civil Liberties Union of Florida can delve into information about a police officer's requests to use cell-phone tracking devices.  The ruling by a panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stemmed, in part, from questions ... (more)

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  9. Governor: Get ready for Tropical Storm CindyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards is warning residents to be ready for the impact of Tropical Storm Cindy in the Gulf of Mexico. The current track brings the storm ashore Thursday morning near the Louisiana / Texas line, but the very heavy rain is mostly to the east of the storm from Louisiana to Florida.

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  10. Social media aids in return of family's Sanibel vacation photos lost at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Social media aids in return of family's Sanibel vacation photos - ABC-7.com WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida A month ago, Illinois native Josh Zuelke was hunting for sea shells along the beach on Sanibel when he found a camera . "It was split on all the edges, and it had barnacles on it.

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  11. Former ECHS star Will Hodges makes the best of a tough situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... concentrates on getting the barrel of the bat on the ball with the DeLand Suns, a wood-bat team that plays in the Florida Collegiate Summer League. That was hard to say four months ago. Like seeing a change-up during a fastball count, Hodges was ...

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  12. Just in: Florida woman's alleged crime spree nets $19, arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Palm Beach Post

    A Florida woman is accused of pulling off a pair of robberies that don't bode well for a lucrative future in crime. Authorities say Kristi D. Holliman, 35, of Gainesville took $8 from a donation box for a literacy foundation at a Dollar General store Monday, according to the Gainesville Sun .

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  13. State lawmaker calls for audit of Palm BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Florida Today

    ... the city council," Fine stated in his letter to Mayfield, a Melbourne Republican. In a general statement provided to FLORIDA TODAY, Karyn Barber, the city's media representative said: "We appreciate Representative Fine for taking his ...

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  14. Setback for Groundbreaking School Choice Program Could Have Broader Fall OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Education Week

    ... program," said Adam Peshek, the director of education choice at the foundation, an education group founded by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush. "I think it in many ways helped Arizona to turn their program into a universal program this year. … ...

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  15. Suspect at large after late night robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help identifying and tracking down a white male who robbed a North Fort Myers convenience store at gunpoint late last night. Just before midnight on Sunday, June 18, a white male walked into the Circle K, at 780 Pondella Road, armed with an AR style rifle.

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  16. Fla. mom who posted video of snake biting daughter not chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | New York Daily News

    The Florida mother who caused a social media firestorm when she posted a Facebook video of her allowing a red rat snake to bit her 1-year-old daughter on the finger won't face any charges. According to ABC Action News, the State's Attorney announced Tuesday that there wasn't enough evidence to prove that Chartelle St. Laurent intentionally meant to harm her daughter during the bizarre incident.

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  17. After public outcry, Florida city moves Confederate statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Darien News-Review

    ... on Tuesday started moving a Confederate statue called "Johnny Reb" from a park in the heart of downtown Orlando, Florida, to a nearby cemetery, following renewed public outcry that it is a symbol of racism and white supremacy. The city workers ...

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  18. Sheriff requests budget increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Washington County News

    ... also approved a letter of intent to accept a 75/25 matching grant for a remounted ambulance. The $127,650 Florida Department of Health grant will provide $95,738 for the ambulance, with the county's portion being $31,913. In other items, ...

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  19. FDOT to discuss U.S. 98 expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... and Walton counties is "a move in the right direction," Destin Mayor Scott Fischer said Friday. A $33.3 million Florida Department of Transportation project that includes widening this four-lane, 3.8-mile-long stretch of the highway to six lanes is ...

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  20. HCSO Arrest Summaries 6/2 - 6/4/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Hernando Sun

    ... on Canterbury Street from London Avenue. Upon making contact with the defendant, he identified himself via his Florida identification card. The defendant advised that the gas motorized scooter he was driving had just stalled and he was pushing it ...

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