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Springfield News-Sun
Fake engineer arrested after trying to nab $33 million construction contract>> Read more trending news Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked into the Miami-
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
>> Read more trending news Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked into the Miami-Dade County Jail on Wednesday on a charge of organized scheme to defraud, according to an arrest report obtained by the Miami Herald. LeGrand is listed as the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Fake engineer arrested after trying to nab $33 million construction contract>> Read more trending news Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked into the Miami-
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 hours ago
>> Read more trending news Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked into the Miami-Dade County Jail on Wednesday on a charge of organized scheme to defraud, according to an arrest report obtained by the Miami Herald. LeGrand is listed as the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Fake engineer arrested after trying to nab $33 million construction contractMiami-Dade County CorrectionsFraud suspect Janet Maria LeGrand was was arrested
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
Miami-Dade County CorrectionsFraud suspect Janet Maria LeGrand was was arrested Wednesday on a fraud charge related to her engineering company’s bid on a $33 million construction project in Homestead, Florida. Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked... Read more
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NBC Miami
Miami Man Arrested for Sexually Abusing 10-Old GirlAn elderly man appeared before a bond court judge in Miami Thursday for alleged
NBC Miami / Posted 3 hours ago
An elderly man appeared before a bond court judge in Miami Thursday for allegedly fondling a young girl. Santos Carlos Molina, 66, was charged with sexual battery on a minor after police accused him of preying on his 10-year-old neighbor. The... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Fake engineer arrested after trying to nab $33 million construction contract>> Read more trending news Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked into the Miami-
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 3 hours ago
>> Read more trending news Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked into the Miami-Dade County Jail on Wednesday on a charge of organized scheme to defraud, according to an arrest report obtained by the Miami Herald. LeGrand is listed as the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Fake engineer arrested after trying to nab $33 million construction contract>> Read more trending news Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked into the Miami-
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
>> Read more trending news Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked into the Miami-Dade County Jail on Wednesday on a charge of organized scheme to defraud, according to an arrest report obtained by the Miami Herald. LeGrand is listed as the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Fake engineer arrested after trying to nab $33 million construction contractMiami-Dade County CorrectionsFraud suspect Janet Maria LeGrand was was arrested
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 hours ago
Miami-Dade County CorrectionsFraud suspect Janet Maria LeGrand was was arrested Wednesday on a fraud charge related to her engineering company’s bid on a $33 million construction project in Homestead, Florida. Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked... Read more
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Raw Story
‘They don’t have the f*cking balls’: Billionaire GOP donor furious at Republicans afraid to stand up to Trumpis known for an ongoing feud with the new Florida House Speaker, who opposed a
Raw Story / Posted 3 hours ago
is known for an ongoing feud with the new Florida House Speaker, who opposed a half-cent sales tax increase to help fund Miami-Dade College. “I said ‘Who made you the people’s dictator?'” Fernandez said he asked Oliva, who said he was elected to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida OKs ending dog racing at Magic City CasinoFlorida gambling regulators this week gave a Miami dog track permission to ditc
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
Florida gambling regulators this week gave a Miami dog track permission to ditch greyhound races but keep more lucrative slot machines and card games, in a first-of-its-kind ruling. The Department of Business and Professional Regulation on Wednesday... Read more
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NBC Miami
'He's Shooting the Truck!': Hialeah 911 Call Releasedthe gun they were a few houses away, but he still had a score to settle," Hiale
NBC Miami / Posted 6 hours ago
the gun they were a few houses away, but he still had a score to settle," Hialeah Police Det. Carl Zogby said. The retired Miami-Dade firefighter stops to reload his revolver three times, firing at least 18 shots, police said. He fired into tires... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Tap 42 gastropub gets big in Miamigastropub mini chain, founded in Fort Lauderdale with 42 beers and cocktails on
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
gastropub mini chain, founded in Fort Lauderdale with 42 beers and cocktails on tap, is continuing its expansion in Miami-Dade County in the former Apeiro Kitchen and Bar. “Our Midtown Miami location offers our largest outdoor seating area... Read more
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Time
Firefighter Shoots Out Tires of AT&T Truck Parked Outside His HouseJorge Jove, a 64-year-old retired Miami-Dade firefighter, shot the tires of two
Time / Posted 7 hours ago
Jorge Jove, a 64-year-old retired Miami-Dade firefighter, shot the tires of two AT&T trucks, as seen in video captured of the incident and posted on Twitter. “They said, ‘We’ll move in a few minutes. We’re just working on the poles. We’re supposed... Read more
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NBC Miami
Woman Claimed to Be Engineer for $33M Homestead Bidengineer registered in Florida, and said she had a bachelor of science degree i
NBC Miami / Posted 8 hours ago
engineer registered in Florida, and said she had a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from the University of Miami, but both claims were untrue. She also said her company had offices in Madrid, Buenos Aires, Montreal and on Brickell... Read more
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NBC Miami
Miami Woman Robbed, Dragged in Supermarket Parking LotMiami Police are searching for the man caught on camera confronting a woman out
NBC Miami / Posted 8 hours ago
Miami Police are searching for the man caught on camera confronting a woman outside of a supermarket and dragging her in a parking lot. Surveillance footage showed the July 12th incident around 6:45 p.m. outside the Presidente Supermarket on NW 36th... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Homeowner shoots at AT&T trucks parked out front, police sayHIALEAH (CBSMiami) – Cell phone video rolled on a terrifying scene for some AT&
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 8 hours ago
HIALEAH (CBSMiami) – Cell phone video rolled on a terrifying scene for some AT&T workers in Hialeah as a 64-year-old retired man starts firing his gun at their trucks. Hialeah Police say the shooting happened in a neighborhood off S.E. 5th Place and... Read more
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ABC News
The life and trials of OJ Simpsona lunch break, Oct. 23, 1996 on the first day of his trial in the wrongful deat
ABC News / Posted 8 hours ago
a lunch break, Oct. 23, 1996 on the first day of his trial in the wrongful death civil suit. O.J. Simpson testifies in Miami-Dade County Court during the third day of his "road rage" trial, Oct. 23, 2001 in Miami, Florida. Simpson was acquitted... Read more
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Island Packet
She pretended to be an engineer for a $33 million contract — now she’s in jailfirm to try to dupe Homestead into giving her a $33.3 million construction cont
Island Packet / Posted 9 hours ago
firm to try to dupe Homestead into giving her a $33.3 million construction contract was arrested Wednesday and booked into Miami-Dade County jail. Janet LeGrand, who “methodically created an elaborate facade to make the Bleu Network Inc. appear to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Fake engineer arrested after trying to win $33M Florida contractafter her firm bid on a $33-million South Florida construction project. Janet
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 11 hours ago
after her firm bid on a $33-million South Florida construction project. Janet Maria LeGrand, 46, was booked into the Miami-Dade Jail on Wednesday on a charge of organized scheme to defraud, according to an arrest report obtained by the Miami... Read more
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NBC Miami
Former Miss Miami Lakes Has Charges Dropped in Assault Casebat during a party at her Hialeah home had charges dismissed against her Wednes
NBC Miami / Posted 11 hours ago
bat during a party at her Hialeah home had charges dismissed against her Wednesday. Vanessa Barcelo, the former Miss Miami Lakes, no longer faces a misdemeanor battery charge in the December 2016 incident, Miami-Dade court records... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Florida homeowner shoots at AT&T trucks, upset they were parked outside his homemorning shooting the tires out of two AT&T work trucks parked outside of his ho
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 11 hours ago
morning shooting the tires out of two AT&T work trucks parked outside of his home. 64-year-old Jorge Jove, a retired Miami-Dade firefighter, was upset that the trucks were parked in front of his house, according to WTVJ. The work trucks were... Read more
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NBC Miami
Crash Involving Taxi Cab Shuts Down I-95 SB In MiamiA serious crash involving a taxi cab shut down all lanes of I-95 southbound in
NBC Miami / Posted 12 hours ago
A serious crash involving a taxi cab shut down all lanes of I-95 southbound in Miami-Dade on Thursday morning. Crews responded to the scene near Miami Gardens Drive just before 8:30 a.m. Chopper 6 was over the scene where the cab was badly damaged... Read more
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Miami New Times
Turns Out the Miami Heat Is Suing Some Fans, TooThe Miami Marlins, a Ponzi scheme operated by Major League Baseball's premier f
Miami New Times / Posted 12 hours ago
The Miami Marlins, a Ponzi scheme operated by Major League Baseball's premier flip-phone enthusiast, made national headlines last week after New Times reported that the team was suing at least nine season ticket holders and even trying to seize one... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Sex Offenders Live on Train Tracks Thanks to Draconian Restrictionsa white Ford pickup rolls into the parking lot of a large warehouse sitting amo
Miami New Times / Posted 13 hours ago
a white Ford pickup rolls into the parking lot of a large warehouse sitting among the nameless structures dominating the Miami-Hialeah border. Within minutes, more men approach on foot, on bicycle, and by car. With a downtrodden but urgent gait,... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Heat Owe Taxpayers Millions, Dade County Inspector General FindsThe Miami Heat owe Miami taxpayers millions in cost overruns to capital improve
Miami New Times / Posted 13 hours ago
The Miami Heat owe Miami taxpayers millions in cost overruns to capital improvement projects on the American Airlines Arena. So says Miami-Dade Inspector General Chris Mazzella, in an audit report that hasn't been publicly released yet but which... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Heat Wants $121 Million in New Taxpayer Subsidies to Stay at American Airlines ArenaA jubilant email landed in the inboxes of Miami Heat season ticketholders yeste
Miami New Times / Posted 13 hours ago
A jubilant email landed in the inboxes of Miami Heat season ticketholders yesterday signed by owner Mickey Arison and trumpeting an agreement with Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez for a new ten-year deal to keep the team at the American Airlines... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Heat Getting a Free Ride From Miami-Dade, County Inspector General FindsHeat's contract with Miami-Dade County for the operation of American Airlines
Miami New Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Heat's contract with Miami-Dade County for the operation of American Airlines Arena is finally out. Last week, Banana Republican reported that Miami-Dade Inspector General Chris Mazzella's most critical Upcoming Events million for budget overruns... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Public Defender Says City's Anti-Panhandling Law Violates Free Speechcommissioners unanimously passed the ordinance in 2008 in an attempt to revital
Miami New Times / Posted 13 hours ago
commissioners unanimously passed the ordinance in 2008 in an attempt to revitalize the downtown business district. While Miami already had a law on the books against "aggressive panhandling," the commission worried panhandlers would scare... Read more
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Miami New Times
Turns Out the Miami Heat Are Suing Some Fans, TooThe Miami Marlins, a Ponzi scheme operated by Major League Baseball's premier f
Miami New Times / Posted 13 hours ago
The Miami Marlins, a Ponzi scheme operated by Major League Baseball's premier flip-phone enthusiast, made national headlines last week after New Times reported that the team was suing at least nine season ticket holders and even trying to seize one... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Public Defender Says City's Anti-Panhandling Law Violates Free Speechcommissioners unanimously passed the ordinance in 2008 in an attempt to revital
Miami New Times / Posted 13 hours ago
commissioners unanimously passed the ordinance in 2008 in an attempt to revitalize the downtown business district. While Miami already had a law on the books against "aggressive panhandling," the commission worried panhandlers would scare... Read more
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Miami New Times
Turns Out the Miami Heat Are Suing Some Fans, TooThe Miami Marlins, a Ponzi scheme operated by Major League Baseball's premier f
Miami New Times / Posted 13 hours ago
The Miami Marlins, a Ponzi scheme operated by Major League Baseball's premier flip-phone enthusiast, made national headlines last week after New Times reported that the team was suing at least nine season ticket holders and even trying to seize one... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Upset Man Fired On AT&T Trucks Parked Outside HomeMIAMI (CBSDFW) – A shocking video appeared online Wednesday showing a retired f
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 14 hours ago
MIAMI (CBSDFW) – A shocking video appeared online Wednesday showing a retired firefighter shooting out the tires of AT&T work trucks outside his home. One of the workers caught the whole incident on his cell phone. “There’s a guy shooting at the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Retired Florida firefighter shoots at AT&T trucks parked outside homePalm Beach Post Staff Writer A former Miami firefighter shot at two AT&T utili
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 15 hours ago
Palm Beach Post Staff Writer A former Miami firefighter shot at two AT&T utility trucks while workers were fixing cables outside his home on Wednesday, police said. Hialeah police said around 11 a.m. Jove asked the workers if they could move the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Broward tourism agency holds Zika-hurricane prep workshop as summer kicks offafter travel-related cases were reported across the region and a handful of loc
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
after travel-related cases were reported across the region and a handful of local transmission zones were identified in Miami-Dade County. Businesses in the affected transmission zones were the hardest hit as foot traffic to restaurants and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mosquitoes in crosshairs as South Florida steps up Zika fighteverything they can to prevent the number of Zika transmission cases from spiki
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
everything they can to prevent the number of Zika transmission cases from spiking. Among the steps they’re taking: — Miami-Dade County has tripled the workers involved with mosquito control. — Palm Beach County is buying two Buffalo Turbine... Read more
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NBC Miami
SR-826 Shut Down After Fatal Crash Between Car, Fire TruckOne person was killed after the car they were driving slammed into a Miami-Dade
NBC Miami / Posted 16 hours ago
One person was killed after the car they were driving slammed into a Miami-Dade fire truck on the Palmetto Expressway early Thursday morning. Officials say the accident occurred in the southbound lanes just before NW 74th Street around 2:30 a.m.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Watch: Florida man shoots out tires of an AT&T truck outside hometook matters into his own hands to remove AT&T workers from his property on Wed
Boston Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
took matters into his own hands to remove AT&T workers from his property on Wednesday. Jorge Jove, a 64-year-old retired Miami-Dade firefighter, shot the tires of two AT&T trucks, as seen in video captured of the incident and posted on... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialMIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 18 hours ago
MIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently died of a fentanyl overdose last month, becoming one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis, authorities say. But how he came into contact with the powerful... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Upset homeowner fired on AT&T trucks parked out frontHIALEAH (CBSMiami) – Cell phone video rolled on a terrifying scene for some AT&
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 18 hours ago
HIALEAH (CBSMiami) – Cell phone video rolled on a terrifying scene for some AT&T workers in Hialeah as a 64-year-old retired man starts firing his gun at their trucks. Hialeah Police say the shooting happened in a neighborhood off S.E. 5th Place and... Read more
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ajc.com
Florida man shoots AT&T work trucks parked in front of his home, police sayworking on the poles. We’re supposed to be here.'" >> Read more Floridoh! stor
ajc.com / Posted 18 hours ago
working on the poles. We’re supposed to be here.'" >> Read more Floridoh! stories Police said that's when Jove, a former Miami-Dade firefighter, went back inside, got a gun and began shooting at the trucks, according to WSVN. >> Click here to... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Florida man shoots AT&T work trucks parked in front of his home, police sayworking on the poles. We’re supposed to be here.'" >> Read more Floridoh! stor
Dayton Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
working on the poles. We’re supposed to be here.'" >> Read more Floridoh! stories Police said that's when Jove, a former Miami-Dade firefighter, went back inside, got a gun and began shooting at the trucks, according to WSVN. >> Click here to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Florida man shoots AT&T work trucks parked in front of his home, police sayworking on the poles. We’re supposed to be here.'" >> Read more Floridoh! stor
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 19 hours ago
working on the poles. We’re supposed to be here.'" >> Read more Floridoh! stories Police said that's when Jove, a former Miami-Dade firefighter, went back inside, got a gun and began shooting at the trucks, according to WSVN. >> Click here to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida man shoots AT&T work trucks parked in front of his home, police sayworking on the poles. We’re supposed to be here.'" >> Read more Floridoh! stor
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 20 hours ago
working on the poles. We’re supposed to be here.'" >> Read more Floridoh! stories Police said that's when Jove, a former Miami-Dade firefighter, went back inside, got a gun and began shooting at the trucks, according to WSVN. >> Click here to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Florida homeowner shoots at AT&T trucks parked in front of his homeJove firing bullets into both utility trucks as a worker calls 911 Police say
Daily Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
Jove firing bullets into both utility trucks as a worker calls 911 Police say Jove spent 34 years as a firefighter with Miami-Dade Fire Rescue He has been charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a firearm and two counts of felony... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialMIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently
KXXV Waco / Posted 21 hours ago
MIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently died of a fentanyl overdose last month, becoming one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis, authorities say. But how he came into contact with the powerful... Read more
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NBC Miami
Teen Injured In Drive-By Shooting Near McMillan ParkAn 18-year-old was injured in a drive-by shooting near a Miami-Dade park Wednes
NBC Miami / Posted 22 hours ago
An 18-year-old was injured in a drive-by shooting near a Miami-Dade park Wednesday night, officials said. Sergio Emanuel Franco was walking to his car near McMillan Park when a dark colored vehicle drove by and started shooting. Franco was struck in... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialMIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 22 hours ago
MIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently died of a fentanyl overdose last month, becoming one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis, authorities say. But how he came into contact with the powerful... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialMIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 22 hours ago
MIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently died of a fentanyl overdose last month, becoming one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis, authorities say. But how he came into contact with the powerful... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialMIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 hours ago
MIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently died of a fentanyl overdose last month, becoming one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis, authorities say. But how he came into contact with the powerful... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialMIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 22 hours ago
MIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently died of a fentanyl overdose last month, becoming one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis, authorities say. But how he came into contact with the powerful... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialMIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 22 hours ago
MIAMI (AP) - A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently died of a fentanyl overdose last month, becoming one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis, authorities say. But how he came into contact with the powerful... Read more
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