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The Tampa Tribune
Candidates keep half an eye on Florida as primary season marches onTAMPA — The Iowa caucuses are over, propelling Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio into se
Candidates keep half an eye on Florida as primary season marches on
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
TAMPA — The Iowa caucuses are over, propelling Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio into serious contention for the Republican presidential nomination and setting up a long battle ahead between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders on the Democratic side. Throw in... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
UPDATED snowfall totals being reported right nowHere are the latest preliminary totals being reported to the National Weather S
UPDATED snowfall totals being reported right now
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 4 days ago
Here are the latest preliminary totals being reported to the National Weather Service. Look for updates in this story throughout the day: Atlantic: 4.0 inches Audubon: 2.0 inches Boone: 2.60 inches Carroll: 3.0 inches Clive: 1.60... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Cattle drive draws focus to Florida's cowboy historySome cowboys had selfie-sticks, and others posted regularly on Facebook while h
Cattle drive draws focus to Florida's cowboy history
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Some cowboys had selfie-sticks, and others posted regularly on Facebook while helping to herd more than 400 head of cattle more than 50 miles through central Florida. Despite their efforts to re-create the life of Florida cowboys from the 19th... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Cattle drive draws focus to Florida's cowboy historyBy MIKE SCHNEIDER Associated Press Published: January 29, 2016 11:00 AM KENANS
Cattle drive draws focus to Florida's cowboy history
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
By MIKE SCHNEIDER Associated Press Published: January 29, 2016 11:00 AM KENANSVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Some cowboys had selfie-sticks, and others posted regularly on Facebook while helping to herd more... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cattle drive draws focus to Florida's cowboy historySome cowboys had selfie-sticks, and others posted regularly on Facebook while h
Cattle drive draws focus to Florida's cowboy history
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Some cowboys had selfie-sticks, and others posted regularly on Facebook while helping to herd more than 400 head of cattle more than 50 miles through central Florida. Despite their efforts to re-create the life of Florida cowboys from the 19th... Read more
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Denver Post
Cattle drive draws focus to Florida's cowboy historyKENANSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Some cowboys had selfie-sticks, and others posted regu
Cattle drive draws focus to Florida's cowboy history
Denver Post / Posted 8 days ago
KENANSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Some cowboys had selfie-sticks, and others posted regularly on Facebook while helping to herd more than 400 head of cattle more than 50 miles through central Florida. Despite their efforts to re-create the life of Florida... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Cattle drive draws focus to Florida's cowboy historyKENANSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Some cowboys had selfie-sticks, and others posted regu
Cattle drive draws focus to Florida's cowboy history
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 8 days ago
KENANSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Some cowboys had selfie-sticks, and others posted regularly on Facebook while helping to herd more than 400 head of cattle more than 50 miles through central Florida. Despite their efforts to re-create the life of Florida... Read more
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ABC News
Cattle Drive Draws Focus to Florida's Cowboy HistoryDespite their efforts to re-create the life of Florida cowboys from the 19th ce
Cattle Drive Draws Focus to Florida's Cowboy History
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
Despite their efforts to re-create the life of Florida cowboys from the 19th century by wearing bonnets, suspenders and cowboy hats, and sleeping in sod fields at night, the more than 400 participants who took part in the once-in-a-decade cattle... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Youngest elephant at famed US circus diesIn a Jan. 4, 2016 photo, Mike, a two-year-old Asian elephant bull, works with h
Youngest elephant at famed US circus dies
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
In a Jan. 4, 2016 photo, Mike, a two-year-old Asian elephant bull, works with his handler Trudy Williams, during a media tour of the Center for Elephant Conservation in Polk City, Fla. Mike died of a virus “despite the heroic efforts of our... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Ringling's youngest elephant, Mike, dies at central Florida habitat Meet 'Mike,' the 2-year-old Asian bull elephant, photographed exclusively by
Ringling's youngest elephant, Mike, dies at central Florida habitat
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Meet 'Mike,' the 2-year-old Asian bull elephant, photographed exclusively by the Orlando Sentinel on January 4, 2016 at the Ringling's Center for Elephant Conservation in Polk City,... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
2-old elephant dies at Ringling Bros. conservation centerPOLK CITY, Fla. - The youngest elephant at Ringling Bros & Barnum Bailey Center
2-old elephant dies at Ringling Bros. conservation center
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
POLK CITY, Fla. - The youngest elephant at Ringling Bros & Barnum Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation in Polk City died on Monday, officials said. A 2-year-old Asian elephant named Mike, who was born at the center, died from the elephant... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Preschoolers ushered into Fiorina anti-abortion Iowa eventDuring a 40-minute appearance, Fiorina discussed a wide range of topics, from e
Preschoolers ushered into Fiorina anti-abortion Iowa event
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
During a 40-minute appearance, Fiorina discussed a wide range of topics, from employment to simplifying the tax code. But a Polk City man is upset his 4-year-old son had a front row seat while Fiorina discussed abortion in front of a large picture... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Motorcyclist badly hurt in Lakeland crashA motorcyclist is in critical condition after a collision on U.S. 98 and Inters
Motorcyclist badly hurt in Lakeland crash
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
A motorcyclist is in critical condition after a collision on U.S. 98 and Interstate 4 in Lakeland this afternoon, the Florida Highway Patrol said. About 4:20 p.m., a 2012 Kawasaki Vulcan motorcycle driven by Jose Lamberty, 61, of Orlando was... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
EDWARD RUDDYFuneral services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 18, 2016 at Laufersweiler-S
EDWARD RUDDY
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 21 days ago
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 18, 2016 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home and 10:30 a.m. a Mass of Christian Burial will be at Sacred Heart Church with Msgr. Kevin McCoy officiating. Burial will be at a later date at Corpus... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Where Ringling's circus elephants will retire in MayOriginally targeted for retirement by 2018, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bai
Where Ringling's circus elephants will retire in May
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Originally targeted for retirement by 2018, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus made the surprise announcement Monday that all of their show elephants will be retired in May 2016 to their Center for Elephant Conservation in Polk City, Fla.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ringling Bros circus to cease elephant acts in MayREUTERS - The elephant acts that have been part of Ringling Bros and Barnum & B
Ringling Bros circus to cease elephant acts in May
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
REUTERS - The elephant acts that have been part of Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus shows for more than a century will end in May, earlier than their previously announced retirement, the circus' parent company said on Monday. Last March,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ringling Bros circus to cease elephant acts in MayREUTERS: The elephant acts that have been part of Ringling Bros and Barnum & Ba
Ringling Bros circus to cease elephant acts in May
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
REUTERS: The elephant acts that have been part of Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus shows for more than a century will end in May, earlier than their previously announced retirement, the circus' parent company said on Monday. Last March, Feld... Read more
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Philly.com
Ringling Bros circus to cease elephant acts in MayThe circus has been targeted by animal welfare groups who accused it of mistrea
Ringling Bros circus to cease elephant acts in May
Philly.com / Posted 26 days ago
The circus has been targeted by animal welfare groups who accused it of mistreating the elephants, a key symbol of the spectacle billed as "The Greatest Show on Earth." Many local governments also have added regulations making it harder for the... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
ORVILLE R. LINDNERA service honoring Orville's life will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Janu
ORVILLE R. LINDNER
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 27 days ago
A service honoring Orville's life will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 13, at St. Paul Lutheran Church with the Rev. Allen Henderson officiating. Interment will be in North Lawn Cemetery. The visitation is Tuesday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Where the elephants roamMeet several of the resident Asian elephants at Ringling Bros. Center for Eleph
Where the elephants roam
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
Meet several of the resident Asian elephants at Ringling Bros. Center for Elephant Conservation in Polk City, Fla., including the youngest, a 2-year-old bull named Mike, and the oldest, a 70-year-old female named Mysore. The elephants are among the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Where The Elephants RoamMeet several of the 29 resident Asian elephants currently living at Ringling Br
Where The Elephants Roam
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
Meet several of the 29 resident Asian elephants currently living at Ringling Bros. Center for Elephant Conservation in Polk City, Fla., at the 200-acre complex, where all of Ringling's show elephants will be retired to by 2018. (Joe Burbank/Orlando... Read more

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