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Dog fighting ring discovered in Polk County

October 25, 2014

BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — Dozens of dogs and more than 200 cats were involved in two separate cases of alleged animal cruelty in Florida this week. more »»

Last call at Miami's colorful Tobacco Road

October 25, 2014

MIAMI (AP) — It's last call at the colorful Miami bar Tobacco Road.

The Miami Herald reports (http://hrld. more »»

Ex-health worker gets 3 years prison for ID theft

October 25, 2014

MIAMI (AP) — A former assistant at a South Florida medical practice has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for stealing patient identities from a hospital database. more »»

Shark repellent developed in Florida Keys praised

October 25, 2014

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Federal officials are praising a shark repellent developed at the Florida Keys Community College. more »»

Florida woman's orchids donated to Smithsonian

October 25, 2014

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman's collection of orchids are finding a new home at the Smithsonian Institution. more »»

Man changing window severely burned by power lines

October 25, 2014

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a man has been hospitalized in life-threatening condition after getting tangled in power lines while trying to change a window in Jacksonville.

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17-year-old killed at Pinellas motocross track

October 24, 2014

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A 17-year-old was killed after he crashed his dirt bike while practicing at Sunshine Motocross track near St. Petersbur. more »»

Florida Gov. refuses to testify in records lawsuit

October 24, 2014

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is holding firm against testifying in a bitter public records lawsuit.

A Tallahassee attorney asked Scott to appear Friday for a deposition. more »»

Ex-mob boss gets 4 months for meeting friend

October 24, 2014

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A reputed former mob boss was ordered back to prison Friday for violating parole, and his lawyer complained that the FBI would pursue his client "to the grave. more »»

What you need to know about massive air bag recall

October 24, 2014

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. more »»

Questions, answers about Takata air bag recalls

October 24, 2014

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. more »»

Florida asks court to keep marriage ban in place

October 24, 2014

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is asking a federal judge to keep the state's ban on gay marriage in place despite a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision. more »»

Fla. Gov. skips testifying in records lawsuit

October 24, 2014

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott skipped testifying in a bitter public records lawsui. more »»

East Providence company recalls crab meat

October 24, 2014

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A company that sold crab meat in several states has recalled it after finding it was contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteri. more »»

Minor injuries in Florida school bus crash

October 24, 2014

PALM BAY, Fla. (AP) — Police are investigating after they say a driver ran into a school bus head-on in central Florida. more »»

Police: Woman offered to sell child

October 24, 2014

HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Police in the Hammond community northwest of New Orleans say they are looking for a woman who offered a child for sale at a gas station. more »»

Reputed ex-mob boss gets extra 4 months in prison

October 24, 2014

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The reputed former boss of the Philadelphia mob will go back to prison for another four months for violating his parole. more »»

GOP candidates treading gingerly on climate change

October 24, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans in competitive races are treading gingerly around climate change this campaign season, often saying they are not in a good position to make a judgment on the issue,... more »»

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October 24, 2014

Here are TEST returns from Florida by county in the race for Governor. more »»

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October 24, 2014

Here are TEST returns from Florida by county in the race for U.S. House District 26. more »»

 
 
 

 

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