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Sun-Sentinel
New Florida law requires booster seats until age 6correct use of safety seats, because 8 in 10 are installed improperly. More in
New Florida law requires booster seats until age 6
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
correct use of safety seats, because 8 in 10 are installed improperly. More information: www.safekids.org/coalition/safe-kids-florida (click on your county). In Broward County, call 954-265-2350; Palm Beach, 561-727-1048; Miami-Dade, 305-666... Read more
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Fortune
Bitcoin Is Not Money: Miami Judgethe virtual currency to undercover police officers who said they intended to bu
Bitcoin Is Not Money: Miami Judge
Fortune / Posted 10 hours ago
the virtual currency to undercover police officers who said they intended to buy stolen credit card numbers with it, as the Miami Herald reports. The cops then brought a case against him, alleging that Espinoza had illegally engaged in money... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Surgeon General: Precaution best method to fight Zika viruson pregnant women. Burwell says it has been found in 5,200 cases between the U.
Surgeon General: Precaution best method to fight Zika virus
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 10 hours ago
on pregnant women. Burwell says it has been found in 5,200 cases between the U.S. and Puerto Rico in recent months. Health officials are still investigating the possibility of two non-travel-related Zika cases in Miami-Dade and Broward c... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Surgeon General: Precaution best method to fight Zika viruson pregnant women. Burwell says it has been found in 5,200 cases between the U.
Surgeon General: Precaution best method to fight Zika virus
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
on pregnant women. Burwell says it has been found in 5,200 cases between the U.S. and Puerto Rico in recent months. Health officials are still investigating the possibility of two non-travel-related Zika cases in Miami-Dade and Broward c... Read more
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NBC Miami
BSO Bailiff Speaks Out After Attempted Murder Charge DroppedOctavia Busby said. "It took a toll, I've been telling 'em from day one that i
BSO Bailiff Speaks Out After Attempted Murder Charge Dropped
NBC Miami / Posted 12 hours ago
Octavia Busby said. "It took a toll, I've been telling 'em from day one that it wasn't me," Kendrick Busby said. But Miami-Dade Police said the Broward courthouse bailiff with the sterling reputation had picked up the woman, a prostitute... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Bear captured in Miami-Dade, released in CollierNBC2 is pushing for answers after a bear that was trapped in Miami-Dade was dro
Bear captured in Miami-Dade, released in Collier
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 12 hours ago
NBC2 is pushing for answers after a bear that was trapped in Miami-Dade was dropped off in Collier County. The bear was found Friday in a Miami-Dade neighborhood where the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission tranquilized it. The bear... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Detectives pass out flyers in hopes of finding information about missing toddlerMIAMI - Miami police are passing out flyers Monday in hopes of finding out info
Detectives pass out flyers in hopes of finding information about missing toddler
Local 10 Miami / Posted 12 hours ago
MIAMI - Miami police are passing out flyers Monday in hopes of finding out information about a missing 2-year-old girl who hasn't been seen since November. Detectives are passing out the flyers in the area of Northwest Second Court and 17th Street,... Read more
12h
Sun-Sentinel
Credit union brings back its search for 'local hero'Credit union kicks off second search for 'local hero' Elliott Scholes, a 26-ye
Credit union brings back its search for 'local hero'
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 hours ago
Credit union kicks off second search for 'local hero' Elliott Scholes, a 26-year Miami-Dade police officer, was the winner of Tropical Financial Credit Union’s first “Local Hero” search last summer. Scholes, then a 26-year Miami-Dade police officer,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Teacher who doesn't speak Spanish sues after being rejected from job teaching Spanishapplied to teach an extended foreign language track, which required teaching on
Teacher who doesn't speak Spanish sues after being rejected from job teaching Spanish
The News & Observer / Posted 15 hours ago
applied to teach an extended foreign language track, which required teaching one hour of a foreign language daily, the Miami New Times reported. But the district required that those taught Spanish in the extended foreign language track speak... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
AAA: Gas prices fall again, should stay low through rest of summerprice at Palm Beach County gas stations was $2.27, also 4 cents lower than a we
AAA: Gas prices fall again, should stay low through rest of summer
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
price at Palm Beach County gas stations was $2.27, also 4 cents lower than a week ago and 53 cents lower than 2015. In Miami-Dade County, the average per gallon price of $2.29 was 3 cents lower than the previous Monday and 40 cents less than a... Read more
15h
Newsmax
Florida Judge: Bitcoin Doesn't Qualify as MoneyBitcoin isn't money, according to a Miami-Dade judge who dismissed criminal cha
Florida Judge: Bitcoin Doesn't Qualify as Money
Newsmax / Posted 15 hours ago
Bitcoin isn't money, according to a Miami-Dade judge who dismissed criminal charges against a Miami Beach man accused of illegally selling and laundering the virtual currency, according to the Miami Herald. Circuit Court Judge Teresa Mary Pooler... Read more
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NBC Miami
Protest Planned in North Miami Officer Involved ShootingOne week North Miami was thrust into the national spotlight with the shooting o
Protest Planned in North Miami Officer Involved Shooting
NBC Miami / Posted 16 hours ago
One week North Miami was thrust into the national spotlight with the shooting of an unarmed man in the middle of a city street, a group of protestors are planning a sit-in and asking for an indictment for the officer who pulled the trigger. Using... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Miami judge: Bitcoin isn't moneycase Monday that Bitcoin isn't the same as money.Shown here are bit coin medals
Miami judge: Bitcoin isn't money
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 16 hours ago
case Monday that Bitcoin isn't the same as money.Shown here are bit coin medals. (Photo: KAREN BLEIER, AFP/Getty Images) A Miami judge ruled Monday that Bitcoin is not really money in a closely-watched decision that dismissed charges against a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Miami judge: Bitcoin isn't moneycase Monday that Bitcoin isn't the same as money.Shown here are bit coin medals
Miami judge: Bitcoin isn't money
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
case Monday that Bitcoin isn't the same as money.Shown here are bit coin medals. (Photo: KAREN BLEIER, AFP/Getty Images) A Miami judge ruled Monday that Bitcoin is not really money in a closely-watched decision that dismissed charges against a... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Miami judge: Bitcoin isn't moneycase Monday that Bitcoin isn't the same as money.Shown here are bit coin medals
Miami judge: Bitcoin isn't money
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 16 hours ago
case Monday that Bitcoin isn't the same as money.Shown here are bit coin medals. (Photo: KAREN BLEIER, AFP/Getty Images) A Miami judge ruled Monday that Bitcoin is not really money in a closely-watched decision that dismissed charges against a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Miami judge: Bitcoin isn't moneycase Monday that Bitcoin isn't the same as money.Shown here are bit coin medals
Miami judge: Bitcoin isn't money
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 hours ago
case Monday that Bitcoin isn't the same as money.Shown here are bit coin medals. (Photo: KAREN BLEIER, AFP/Getty Images) A Miami judge ruled Monday that Bitcoin is not really money in a closely-watched decision that dismissed charges against a... Read more
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FOX News
Florida tests more than 200 residents in Zika probeand urine samples if requested. "The department's investigations into the poss
Florida tests more than 200 residents in Zika probe
FOX News / Posted 16 hours ago
and urine samples if requested. "The department's investigations into the possible non-travel related Zika virus cases in Miami-Dade and Broward counties are ongoing and the department will share more details as they become available," the... Read more
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18h
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
MIA to Add 5 New AirlinesTotal passenger traffic at Miami International Airport grew three percent throu
MIA to Add 5 New Airlines
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 18 hours ago
Total passenger traffic at Miami International Airport grew three percent through the first six months of 2016 to 22.6 million travelers, despite a struggling economy in Brazil, the airport’s busiest international market. Domestic traffic at MIA... Read more
18h
Local 10 Miami
1 escapes northwest Miami-Dade house fireMIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. - One person escaped from a house fire early Monday mor
1 escapes northwest Miami-Dade house fire
Local 10 Miami / Posted 18 hours ago
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. - One person escaped from a house fire early Monday morning in northwest Miami-Dade County. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue was called shortly before 5 a.m. to the fire at 255 NW 82nd St. Firefighters encounter heavy smoke and flames... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
2 children arrested after burglarizing Miami Beach home, police sayMIAMI BEACH, Fla. - Two boys, ages 14 and 11, were arrested Sunday night after
2 children arrested after burglarizing Miami Beach home, police say
Local 10 Miami / Posted 18 hours ago
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. - Two boys, ages 14 and 11, were arrested Sunday night after they burglarized a home in Miami Beach, authorities said. According to an arrest report, police were called to the 2500 block of Alton Road about 10:40 p.m. about a group... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Florida judge: bitcoin not same as money in criminal caseMIAMI (AP) � A South Florida judge has ruled that the virtual currency bitcoin
Florida judge: bitcoin not same as money in criminal case
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
MIAMI (AP) � A South Florida judge has ruled that the virtual currency bitcoin is not the same as money when it comes to crimes like money laundering. Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Teresa Mary Pooler on Monday dismissed money laundering charges against... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida judge: Bitcoin not same as money in criminal caseMIAMI (AP) — A South Florida judge has ruled that the virtual currency bitcoin
Florida judge: Bitcoin not same as money in criminal case
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 hours ago
MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida judge has ruled that the virtual currency bitcoin is not the same as money when it comes to crimes like money laundering. Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Teresa Mary Pooler on Monday dismissed money laundering charges against... Read more
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Miami New Times
Non-Spanish-Speaking Teacher Sues Miami-Dade After She's Denied Job Teaching SpanishAn English-speaking teacher says Miami-Dade County School Board discriminated a
Non-Spanish-Speaking Teacher Sues Miami-Dade After She's Denied Job Teaching Spanish
Miami New Times / Posted 21 hours ago
An English-speaking teacher says Miami-Dade County School Board discriminated against her by not hiring her for a job. The position? Teaching an hour of Spanish per day. Tracy Rosner, a third-grade teacher at Coral Reef Elementary, filed a federal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wasserman Schultz to resign as Democratic National Committee leaderitself, supporting Clinton — which Wasserman Schultz said she didn't do — would
Wasserman Schultz to resign as Democratic National Committee leader
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
itself, supporting Clinton — which Wasserman Schultz said she didn't do — wouldn't necessarily hurt in her Broward/Miami-Dade County district. In the March 15 primary, Clinton won 68.1 percent of the vote in the 23rd Congressional District,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Tim Canova going on TV against Wasserman Schultzpublic finance Nova Southeastern University. Wasserman Schultz is seeking the n
Tim Canova going on TV against Wasserman Schultz
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
public finance Nova Southeastern University. Wasserman Schultz is seeking the nomination for a seventh term. The Broward/Miami-Dade County 23rd Congressional District is so overwhelmingly Democratic that the winner of the Wasserman Schultz-Canova... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Wasserman Schultz gets Obama endorsement as she faces Democratic primary challenge2004, Wasserman Schultz has faced relatively easy campaigns in an overwhelmingl
Wasserman Schultz gets Obama endorsement as she faces Democratic primary challenge
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
2004, Wasserman Schultz has faced relatively easy campaigns in an overwhelmingly Democratic district in Broward and Miami-Dade counties. This year, she faces a primary challenge from Tim Canova, a professor of law and public finance at Nova... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Challenger raises more than Wasserman Schultz, but she has more cash for home stretchwith colleagues all across the country helps make the congresswoman an effectiv
Challenger raises more than Wasserman Schultz, but she has more cash for home stretch
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
with colleagues all across the country helps make the congresswoman an effective representative" for her Broward/Miami-Dade county district. Wasserman Schultz got $786,000 from donors who gave between $200 and $2,700. (Donors can give a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Leaked Democratic Party emails create political problems for Wasserman Schultzitself, supporting Clinton — which Wasserman Schultz said she didn't do — would
Leaked Democratic Party emails create political problems for Wasserman Schultz
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
itself, supporting Clinton — which Wasserman Schultz said she didn't do — wouldn't necessarily hurt in her Broward/Miami-Dade County district. In the March 15 primary, Clinton won 68.1 percent of the vote in the 23rd Congressional District,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Leaked Democratic Party emails create political problems for Wasserman Schultzitself, supporting Clinton — which Wasserman Schultz said she didn't do — would
Leaked Democratic Party emails create political problems for Wasserman Schultz
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
itself, supporting Clinton — which Wasserman Schultz said she didn't do — wouldn't necessarily hurt in her Broward/Miami-Dade County district. In the March 15 primary, Clinton won 68.1 percent of the vote in the 23rd Congressional District,... Read more
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USA Today
Man with autism 'still traumatized' after police shooting of caregivertrouble eating and sleeping after police shot of his behavioral therapist in th
Man with autism 'still traumatized' after police shooting of caregiver
USA Today / Posted yesterday
trouble eating and sleeping after police shot of his behavioral therapist in the leg on Monday, his family said A North Miami man with autism whose caregiver was shot and wounded by a police officer Monday is "still traumatized" by the event,... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
'Do you shoot black people?' Aventura BurgerFi employee asks police officerFla. - A popular burger joint in Aventura is apologizing after an employee made
'Do you shoot black people?' Aventura BurgerFi employee asks police officer
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
Fla. - A popular burger joint in Aventura is apologizing after an employee made inappropriate comments to a North Miami Beach police officer while she was placing her order. Miami-Dade County police union president John Rivera confirmed... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
St. Johns County has third Zika caseinvolves a pregnant woman. The department also is continuing to investigate pos
St. Johns County has third Zika case
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 2 days ago
involves a pregnant woman. The department also is continuing to investigate possible non-travel related Zika virus cases in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. Overall, Florida has 306 cases not involving pregnant women and 47 who are pregnant, the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mother of autistic man whose therapist was shot fears for his safetyof autistic man whose therapist was shot by an officer says he now shouts 'I ha
Mother of autistic man whose therapist was shot fears for his safety
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
of autistic man whose therapist was shot by an officer says he now shouts 'I hate the police' and she fears for his safety Miami officer Jonathan Aledda shot Charles Kinsey in the leg Monday Kinsey, a black therapist, was trying to protect patient... Read more
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KECI Missoula
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
KSBW Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Bullet that hit man lying on ground with hands up was aimed at autistic patientThe North Miami police officer who shot an unarmed mental health worker caring
Bullet that hit man lying on ground with hands up was aimed at autistic patient
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
The North Miami police officer who shot an unarmed mental health worker caring for a patient actually took aim at the autistic man next to him, but missed, the head of the police union said Thursday. It was a stunning admission from the police... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Behind Mike Piazza’s image, a complicated legacy in Los Angelescharm bat boy,” Baker said with a smile. If only he had a position. ‘He had o
Behind Mike Piazza’s image, a complicated legacy in Los Angeles
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
charm bat boy,” Baker said with a smile. If only he had a position. ‘He had one position’ Piazza was a first baseman for Miami-Dade College when the Dodgers drafted him in the 62nd round in 1988. He was the 1,391st overall pick, and he might not... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Behind Mike Piazza’s image, a complicated legacy in Los Angelescharm bat boy,” Baker said with a smile. If only he had a position. ‘He had o
Behind Mike Piazza’s image, a complicated legacy in Los Angeles
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
charm bat boy,” Baker said with a smile. If only he had a position. ‘He had one position’ Piazza was a first baseman for Miami-Dade College when the Dodgers drafted him in the 62nd round in 1988. He was the 1,391st overall pick, and he might not... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Behind Mike Piazza’s image, a complicated legacy in Los Angelescharm bat boy,” Baker said with a smile. If only he had a position. ‘He had o
Behind Mike Piazza’s image, a complicated legacy in Los Angeles
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
charm bat boy,” Baker said with a smile. If only he had a position. ‘He had one position’ Piazza was a first baseman for Miami-Dade College when the Dodgers drafted him in the 62nd round in 1988. He was the 1,391st overall pick, and he might not... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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News 8000
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in FloridaThursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a
2nd possible non-travel Zika case investigated in Florida
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, is in addition to the ongoing investigation announced this week of a suspected non-travel-related case of Zika in Miami-Dade County. "We continue to investigate and have not ruled out travel or sexual transmission at this time." Gamnineri... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Behind Mike Piazza’s image, a complicated legacy in Los Angelescharm bat boy,” Baker said with a smile. If only he had a position. ‘He had o
Behind Mike Piazza’s image, a complicated legacy in Los Angeles
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 2 days ago
charm bat boy,” Baker said with a smile. If only he had a position. ‘He had one position’ Piazza was a first baseman for Miami-Dade College when the Dodgers drafted him in the 62nd round in 1988. He was the 1,391st overall pick, and he might not... Read more
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