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Florida senator who used racial slur resigns

April 21, 2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida state senator who used a racial slur and vulgar language in a conversation with two African-American colleagues is resigning.

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Attorneys spar over juror questions for Menendez trial

April 21, 2017

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Prospective jurors in the upcoming corruption trial of Democratic New Jersey Sen. more »»

Prosecutors, judges back controversial prosecutor in filing

April 21, 2017

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Dozens of prosecutors and judges from around the nation have filed a legal brief in support of a Florida prosecutor who refuses to seek the death penalty. more »»

Father sentenced to prison for fleeing with sons

April 21, 2017

NEWTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey father who sparked a nationwide search when he fled the state with his two young sons has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. more »»

Florida unemployment rate drops to 4.8 percent

April 21, 2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's unemployment rate is dropping.

State figures released Friday show unemployment was 4.8 percent in March, down from 5 percent the month before. more »»

Authorities: Murdered girl's mother dies of overdose

April 21, 2017

BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say the mother of an 11-year-old Florida girl who was killed after being abducted in 2004 has died of a heroin overdose. more »»

1 woman's protest: Free rides to immigrants without licenses

April 21, 2017

REDLAND, Fla. (AP) — For many people around the U.S., driving to a job, store or doctor now seems risky. more »»

Teen accused of making threat against central Florida school

April 21, 2017

PORT ORANGE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 16-year-old student is accused of making one of the multiple threats that have disrupted a central Florida school system. more »»

Florida man accused of bashing father's skull, killing him

April 21, 2017

OVIEDO, Fla. (AP) — A 34-year-old Florida man faces a first-degree murder charge after police say he used a blunt object to bash his father's skull. more »»

Controversial Florida prosecutors receives noose in the mail

April 21, 2017

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — An investigation is underway after a noose was mailed to the office of a Florida prosecutor who refuses to seek the death penalty in cases. more »»

Police: Man leads police chase, leaves car and fatally hit

April 21, 2017

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a man was fatally stuck after he ditched his car and ran across State Route 112 to escape police during a chase.

News outlets report Miami-Dade Det. more »»

Anniversary of Conch Republic in Keys brings parties

April 21, 2017

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — The 35th anniversary celebration of the Florida Keys' "secession" from the United States, staged as a reaction to an unannounced U.S. more »»

Man attacks store clerk, says he doesn't like Arabs

April 21, 2017

STUART, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a man is facing a hate crime charge after he told them he attacked a convenience store clerk because he doesn't like Arabs. more »»

Mental health an issue in Florida airport shooting hearing

April 21, 2017

MIAMI (AP) — An Alaska man accused of killing five people and wounding six in a Florida airport shooting spree is due in court for a hearing on his mental health issues. more »»

Florida man faces 12 years in prison for trafficking teen

April 21, 2017

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to more than a dozen years in prison for sexually trafficking a 15-year-old girl.

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Massive empty barge washes ashore in South Florida

April 20, 2017

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Coast Guard officials are working to remove a massive barge that has washed ashore in South Florida. more »»

In final hours, Hernandez thought of family, not football

April 20, 2017

BOSTON (AP) — Family, not football, dominated Aaron Hernandez's final hours as a lifer in prison. more »»

Nicaraguan appealing for asylum in Florida deported

April 20, 2017

MIAMI (AP) — Immigration authorities have deported a Nicaraguan man appealing for asylum despite pleas by immigrant rights groups in South Florida.

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Florida may make it easier to get rid of school textbooks

April 20, 2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — It could become easier for parents and Florida residents to challenge school textbooks and school library books under a bill passed by the Florida House. more »»

Aaron Hernandez death ruled suicide, brain goes to science

April 20, 2017

BOSTON (AP) — Aaron Hernandez's death in prison has been ruled a suicide and the former NFL star's brain is being donated to sports concussion researchers, Massachusetts authorities said Thursday. more »»

 
 
 

 

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