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KENS 5 San Antonio
Everglades National Park: 10 tips for visiting the parkIn South Florida, Everglades National Park spans 1.5 million acres of watery gr
Everglades National Park: 10 tips for visiting the park
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted a minute ago
In South Florida, Everglades National Park spans 1.5 million acres of watery grasslands, and is home to myriad birds, mammals, and yes, alligators. Beginning in the 1920s, Miami residents began trying to preserve the area, including Ernest F. Coe... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Everglades National Park: 10 tips for visiting the parkIn South Florida, Everglades National Park spans 1.5 million acres of watery gr
Everglades National Park: 10 tips for visiting the park
KTVB Boise / Posted a minute ago
In South Florida, Everglades National Park spans 1.5 million acres of watery grasslands, and is home to myriad birds, mammals, and yes, alligators. Beginning in the 1920s, Miami residents began trying to preserve the area, including Ernest F. Coe... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida's biggest lake fouls coastlinesofficials said they were informed of the move but aren't concerned. "It's goin
Florida's biggest lake fouls coastlines
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 minutes ago
officials said they were informed of the move but aren't concerned. "It's going to be a balancing act," said Randy Smith, South Florida Water Management District spokesman. "This is part of emergency activities and it's serious business." Also... Read more
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Surfer Mag
Everything Is Not OK In Floridagetting sick, and they have to avoid water sports and activities that would, an
Everything Is Not OK In Florida
Surfer Mag / Posted 37 minutes ago
getting sick, and they have to avoid water sports and activities that would, and should, be a normal part of our lives in South Florida,” says C4CW’s Mike Ramer. “We want the politicians around the state to realize what’s happening here, and why... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Relics from Tampa Tribune find home at Tampa Bay History CenterRevolution Capital for $9.5 million. Then, last July, Revolution sold the paper
Relics from Tampa Tribune find home at Tampa Bay History Center
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 54 minutes ago
Revolution Capital for $9.5 million. Then, last July, Revolution sold the paper’s downtown Tampa building to South Florida developers who plan to build an apartment complex. Kite-Powell said the museum will eventually display... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
4th of July Festivities in Palm Beach County.and County Line Road, rated as South’s Florida’s top country bands. Bobby Rodri
4th of July Festivities in Palm Beach County.
The Palm Beach Post / Posted an hour ago
and County Line Road, rated as South’s Florida’s top country bands. Bobby Rodriguz Orchestra, an 18-piece jazz band from South Florida, will also perform. If you prefer to head to the water, be careful out there. The National Weather Service... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
This disgusting, 'guacamole-thick' goop is invading Florida's coastlineThe green, putrid sludge coating south Florida's usually scenic coastline and w
This disgusting, 'guacamole-thick' goop is invading Florida's coastline
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
The green, putrid sludge coating south Florida's usually scenic coastline and waterways looks a lot like what happens to leftovers abandoned in an unreachable corner of the refrigerator. In some places, the water seems to be growing thick, furry... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
This week's Recruiting Thursday interviewsabout picking the Hogs over about 15 scholarship offers from schools like Maryl
This week's Recruiting Thursday interviews
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
about picking the Hogs over about 15 scholarship offers from schools like Maryland, Iowa, Georgia Tech, Wake Forest, South Florida, Southern Miss, Tulane, Kent State, Toledo and others. Arkansas scored big when highly recruited cornerback... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Newly elected state lawmakers optimistic over affordable education, teacher bonusesA dozen state lawmakers from South Florida have been elected unopposed – and th
Newly elected state lawmakers optimistic over affordable education, teacher bonuses
Sun-Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
A dozen state lawmakers from South Florida have been elected unopposed – and they are already gearing up for a fight on such issues as gun rights, abortion and fracking. But while most are Democrats, and likely to remain in the minority after... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
$2 million condos planned for Fort Lauderdalesure there will be a percentage of foreign buyers, but we believe a majority of
$2 million condos planned for Fort Lauderdale
Sun-Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
sure there will be a percentage of foreign buyers, but we believe a majority of the buyers will be domestic." SobelCo.'s South Florida portfolio includes Galleria Lofts, a 48-unit condo under construction near the Galleria Mall in Fort... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Erin Brockovich weighing in on algae crisisEnvironmental activist Erin Brockovich is weighing in on the algae crisis in So
Erin Brockovich weighing in on algae crisis
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 2 hours ago
Environmental activist Erin Brockovich is weighing in on the algae crisis in South Florida. She wrote the following on her Facebook page: "Florida Governor Rick Scott has declared a state of local emergency in Saint Lucie and Martin counties, in... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Chef vs. Chef Week Two: Anthony Fiorini and Victor Meneses Take on the Goth Chickengreat meal;" and chef Robyn Almodovar, culinary daredevil, Hell’s Kitchen final
Chef vs. Chef Week Two: Anthony Fiorini and Victor Meneses Take on the Goth Chicken
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 3 hours ago
great meal;" and chef Robyn Almodovar, culinary daredevil, Hell’s Kitchen finalist, and owner/proprietor of Palate Party, a South Florida-based food truck. Upcoming Events In true Iron Chef fashion, the main ingredients of the evenings dishes were... Read more
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SportingNews
Aaron Ekblad, Panthers agree on eight-year, $60M extensionbehind P.K. Subban ($9 million), Shea Weber ($7.8), Dustin Byfuglien ($7.6) and
Aaron Ekblad, Panthers agree on eight-year, $60M extension
SportingNews / Posted 3 hours ago
behind P.K. Subban ($9 million), Shea Weber ($7.8), Dustin Byfuglien ($7.6) and Ryan Suter ($7.53), according to the South Florida Sun Sentinel. Ekblad, 20, won the Calder Trophy as rookie of the year after the 2014-15 season. He followed... Read more
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Roll Call
Poll: Most Say Terror Suspects Shouldn't be Able to Buy GunsFriday by a bipartisan group spearheaded by two of the most vulnerable Republic
Poll: Most Say Terror Suspects Shouldn't be Able to Buy Guns
Roll Call / Posted 3 hours ago
Friday by a bipartisan group spearheaded by two of the most vulnerable Republicans this election cycle — Carlos Curbelo in South Florida and Robert J. Dold in suburban Chicago. Contact Akin at stephanieakin@rollcall.com and follow her on Twitter... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Fourth of July: Events and InfoHere's what will be open and closed in South Florida on Monday, July 4, 2016. B
Fourth of July: Events and Info
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
Here's what will be open and closed in South Florida on Monday, July 4, 2016. Broward County Government/Schools • Federal, state, county and municipal offices will be closed. • Public schools, colleges and universities will be closed. Services •... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Real Estate Notebook: Miami investor buys SunTrust Centercenter. It was built in 1991. EDENS, based in Columbia, S.C., has a regional o
Real Estate Notebook: Miami investor buys SunTrust Center
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
center. It was built in 1991. EDENS, based in Columbia, S.C., has a regional office in Miami. It owns more than a dozen South Florida centers, including Union Planters Plaza in Fort Lauderdale; Fifth & Alton in Miami Beach; and Biscayne Commons... Read more
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ABC News
'Vile' Algae as Thick as 'Pea Soup' Clogs Up Florida's Waterwaysit would reduce the amount of freshwater flowing from Lake Okeechobee starting
'Vile' Algae as Thick as 'Pea Soup' Clogs Up Florida's Waterways
ABC News / Posted 4 hours ago
it would reduce the amount of freshwater flowing from Lake Okeechobee starting today. “It has been a challenging year for south Florida,” Col. Jason Kirk, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District Commander, said in a statement on... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Chef vs. Chef Week 2: Anthony Fiorini and Victor Meneses Take On The Goth Chickengreat meal"; and chef Robyn Almodovar, culinary daredevil, Hell’s Kitchen final
Chef vs. Chef Week 2: Anthony Fiorini and Victor Meneses Take On The Goth Chicken
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 4 hours ago
great meal"; and chef Robyn Almodovar, culinary daredevil, Hell’s Kitchen finalist, and owner/proprietor of Palate Party, a South Florida-based food truck. Upcoming Events In true Iron Chef fashion the main ingredients of the evenings dishes were... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
July 1: New Florida laws take effectin an exemption requested by Ultimate Fighting Championship for its “Ultimate F
July 1: New Florida laws take effect
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 hours ago
in an exemption requested by Ultimate Fighting Championship for its “Ultimate Fighter” reality show when it is taped in South Florida. RAPE KITS: Law enforcement agencies must submit rape kits within 30 days of the start of their investigations... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
These new Florida laws take effect July 1in an exemption requested by Ultimate Fighting Championship for its “Ultimate F
These new Florida laws take effect July 1
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 hours ago
in an exemption requested by Ultimate Fighting Championship for its “Ultimate Fighter” reality show when it is taped in South Florida. RAPE KITS: Law enforcement agencies must submit rape kits within 30 days of the start of their investigations... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Man accused in Jewish Center bomb plot faces new chargeMIAMI (AP) - A South Florida man accused of trying to detonate a bomb at a syna
Man accused in Jewish Center bomb plot faces new charge
Naples Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
MIAMI (AP) - A South Florida man accused of trying to detonate a bomb at a synagogue and Jewish school during Passover observances is facing a new charge. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Miami reports in a news release that 40-year-old James Medina... Read more
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Officer.com
Florida Police Use Phone App to Locate SuspectsSt. Lucie were apprehended Wednesday night in Indian River County, according to
Florida Police Use Phone App to Locate Suspects
Officer.com / Posted 5 hours ago
St. Lucie were apprehended Wednesday night in Indian River County, according to affidavits. The three men, who hail from South Florida, entered the store, located in the 2000 block of Southwest Gatlin Boulevard, about 8:50 p.m., Port St. Lucie... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Algae bloom prompts Florida state of emergency Following a severe algae bloom in south Florida waters, Governor Rick Scott h
Algae bloom prompts Florida state of emergency
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
Following a severe algae bloom in south Florida waters, Governor Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency. Dirty outflow water from Lake Okeechobee has been blamed for the regularly occurring blooms... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Fourth of July, Sushi-Making Class, and Beer Barbecuefood and music writer covering Broward and Palm Beach counties. To get the late
Fourth of July, Sushi-Making Class, and Beer Barbecue
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 6 hours ago
food and music writer covering Broward and Palm Beach counties. To get the latest in entertainment and fun things to do in South Florida, follow her on Twitter. "Order the Yelp" Offers Half-Price Specialty Dishes at Dozens of South Florida... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Fourth of July, Sushi Making Class, and Beer BBQfood and music writer covering Broward and Palm Beach counties. To get the late
Fourth of July, Sushi Making Class, and Beer BBQ
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 7 hours ago
food and music writer covering Broward and Palm Beach counties. To get the latest in entertainment and fun things to do in South Florida, follow her on Twitter. "Order the Yelp" Offers Half-Price Specialty Dishes at Dozens of South Florida... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Honey Launches New Sunday "Liquid Brunch" To Keep You Partying Past 3 p.m.place from 2 to 10 p.m. every Sunday at 16 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach. Call
Honey Launches New Sunday "Liquid Brunch" To Keep You Partying Past 3 p.m.
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 7 hours ago
place from 2 to 10 p.m. every Sunday at 16 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach. Call 561-270-7187, or visit sub-culture.org. South Florida Food and Drink Events This Weekend: Fourth of July, Sushi Making Class, and Beer BBQ South Florida Food and... Read more
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Al.com
Where are you most likely to have a rainy Fourth of July? NOAA takes a lookon the Fourth, according to NOAA. Those chances drop to 10 percent on the lee s
Where are you most likely to have a rainy Fourth of July? NOAA takes a look
Al.com / Posted 7 hours ago
on the Fourth, according to NOAA. Those chances drop to 10 percent on the lee side of the islands. In the continental U.S. South Florida has the highest probabilities of seeing rain — 40-50 percent. As for Alabama, the map shows that most of the... Read more
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SportingNews
Breaking down new-look Dolphins: A good Gase into Ryan Tannehil's futureto play over their heads, over, to make this more than an average secondary ove
Breaking down new-look Dolphins: A good Gase into Ryan Tannehil's future
SportingNews / Posted 7 hours ago
to play over their heads, over, to make this more than an average secondary overall. Bottom line. It's a familiar tune in South Florida: The Dolphins have some top-tier talent and a quarterback who should be a lot better than he is. Gase,... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Heat Center Hassan Whiteside Spurns Mavs To Stay In MiamiTHE FAN) – Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has made a decision about who he’
Heat Center Hassan Whiteside Spurns Mavs To Stay In Miami
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 8 hours ago
THE FAN) – Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has made a decision about who he’ll play for next year. He’s staying in south Florida. After meeting with reps from the Heat and a Dallas Mavericks delegation led by Mark Cuban, Whiteside made his... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
School choice, budget, tax cuts among new Florida lawsin an exemption requested by Ultimate Fighting Championship for its "Ultimate F
School choice, budget, tax cuts among new Florida laws
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 hours ago
in an exemption requested by Ultimate Fighting Championship for its "Ultimate Fighter" reality show when it is taped in South Florida. RAPE KITS: Law enforcement agencies must submit rape kits within 30 days of the start of their investigations... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
More sitings of algae bloom on Palm Beach's lake shorelarger algae blooms, we think that a prompt remediation should be put in place
More sitings of algae bloom on Palm Beach's lake shore
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
larger algae blooms, we think that a prompt remediation should be put in place without delay,” he wrote. “Perhaps the South Florida Water [Management] District or U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will place action on this environmental matter on a... Read more
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Wired News
The US Rowing Team’s Antimicrobial Suit Can’t Defeat Rio’s Polluted Waterbasically have to put a mask over their face,” says Valerie Harwood, a water qu
The US Rowing Team’s Antimicrobial Suit Can’t Defeat Rio’s Polluted Water
Wired News / Posted 8 hours ago
basically have to put a mask over their face,” says Valerie Harwood, a water quality microbiologist at the University of South Florida. Not likely to optimize the athletes’ VO2 max. In the end, the best line of defense for rowers and other water... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Showers in the weekend forecast; July 4th looks betterWelcome to July in South Florida. Heading into the holiday weekend there is moi
Showers in the weekend forecast; July 4th looks better
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 hours ago
Welcome to July in South Florida. Heading into the holiday weekend there is moisture in the atmosphere, so there is always a chance you'll see a shower or thunderstorm. According to the National Weather Service, it will be partly sunny Friday with... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
State cracking down on gas-pump skimmers; consumers told to be alerthave detected more than 260 skimming devices at Florida gas stations. Of those,
State cracking down on gas-pump skimmers; consumers told to be alert
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 hours ago
have detected more than 260 skimming devices at Florida gas stations. Of those, 38 percent were attached to gas pumps in South Florida. In Broward County, 39 gas stations across more than a dozen cities were targeted. In Palm Beach County, 21... Read more
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ABC News
Man Accused in Jewish Center Bomb Plot Faces New ChargeA South Florida man accused of trying to detonate a bomb at a synagogue and Jew
Man Accused in Jewish Center Bomb Plot Faces New Charge
ABC News / Posted 11 hours ago
A South Florida man accused of trying to detonate a bomb at a synagogue and Jewish school during Passover observances is facing a new charge. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Miami reports in a news release that 40-year-old James Medina was indicted... Read more
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CBS News
Alligator attacksduring an autopsy. Another gator chews on body In May 2016, two fisherman fou
Alligator attacks
CBS News / Posted 11 hours ago
during an autopsy. Another gator chews on body In May 2016, two fisherman found alligators eating a man's body in South Florida. Police reached out to the public for help identifying the body, believing the man had been dead before the... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
"Order the Yelp" Offers Half-Price Specialty Dishes at Dozens of South Florida Restaurantswill be able to try something new for half-price. Arauz says he first created
"Order the Yelp" Offers Half-Price Specialty Dishes at Dozens of South Florida Restaurants
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 16 hours ago
will be able to try something new for half-price. Arauz says he first created Order the Yelp as a way to encourage South Florida foodies discover new restaurants while simultaneously highlighting local chef creativity. The inaugural... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Loran Smith: Mark Richt carries the torch for the good guys in sportswere going home to see his family, and he said, ‘No coach, my family comes to s
Loran Smith: Mark Richt carries the torch for the good guys in sports
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
were going home to see his family, and he said, ‘No coach, my family comes to see me. Spring break for them is to come to South Florida.” At Georgia, his back flips when he took the team swimming became noteworthy for his team and the media.... Read more
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examiner.com
Project Aware campaign launches during Shark WeekHope Wilkos is a regular contributor for Examiner.com. She has lived in South F
Project Aware campaign launches during Shark Week
examiner.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Hope Wilkos is a regular contributor for Examiner.com. She has lived in South Florida most of her life and her strongest passions include writing and fashion. In addition to writing for Examiner.com, Hope also writes for a New York-based video... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Lake Clark Shores continues to see algaeher house won't wait. “The smell is getting worse everyday.” The town of Lake
Lake Clark Shores continues to see algae
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 18 hours ago
her house won't wait. “The smell is getting worse everyday.” The town of Lake Clarke Shores said it is in touch with the South Florida Water Management District and sharing recommendations/information about the algae with residents through its... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Man's video of manatee in algae goes viralthey know where to get fresh water," Reinert said. Reinert has spent more than
Man's video of manatee in algae goes viral
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 18 hours ago
they know where to get fresh water," Reinert said. Reinert has spent more than a decade studying and rescuing manatees in South Florida. "In this case, the manatee isn't struggling. It's just taking a breath," Reinert said, in response to Palas'... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Corps to reduce water flow from Lake OkeechobeeRick Scott declared a state of emergency Wednesday night in Martin and St. Luci
Corps to reduce water flow from Lake Okeechobee
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 18 hours ago
Rick Scott declared a state of emergency Wednesday night in Martin and St. Lucie counties due to blue-green algae blooms in South Florida waterways. “Governor Scott’s emergency declaration gives the South Florida Water Management District the... Read more
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examiner.com
C'Mon People! No pets left in a car-EVERin a sweltering car. I apologize for being blunt, but this happens all over the
C'Mon People! No pets left in a car-EVER
examiner.com / Posted 19 hours ago
in a sweltering car. I apologize for being blunt, but this happens all over the country, and it is all the worse here in South Florida. I was on my way into the grocery store one day, and I saw a woman close her car door, and I noticed the dog at... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Mother of boy killed by amoeba starts campaign to save livesand that was unusual for him," his mother said. Gompf is an Associate professo
Mother of boy killed by amoeba starts campaign to save lives
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 19 hours ago
and that was unusual for him," his mother said. Gompf is an Associate professor of Infectious Disease at the University of South Florida, and her husband is a pediatric hospitalist. The couple knew what their child was up against. "Pretty much... Read more
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Naples Daily News
GOP candidates seeking Clawson’s congressional seat define themselves in forumgovernor for doing that, but it's not enough. He's not going the next step," sa
GOP candidates seeking Clawson’s congressional seat define themselves in forum
Naples Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
governor for doing that, but it's not enough. He's not going the next step," said Goss. Goss was alluding to a decision by South Florida Water Management District last year to not buy land south of Lake Okeechobee, which is owned by U.S. Sugar. The... Read more
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ESPN
Can DJ continue to raise his game?his win, Johnson recalled a whirlwind night that had him flying with his family
Can DJ continue to raise his game?
ESPN / Posted 20 hours ago
his win, Johnson recalled a whirlwind night that had him flying with his family from Oakmont Country Club to their home in South Florida, arriving at 3:30 a.m. ET and unloading the car until after 4. Before finally going to bed that night, he left... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
‘Guacamole-thick’ algae fouls swath of Florida coastlinea low of 13.64 fee on May 17, the lake has risen to 14.90 feet above sea level.
‘Guacamole-thick’ algae fouls swath of Florida coastline
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 hours ago
a low of 13.64 fee on May 17, the lake has risen to 14.90 feet above sea level. “It has been a challenging year for South Florida,” said Col. Jason Kirk, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District Commander in a statement. “Our water... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Synagogue bomb plot suspect facing additional chargefrom a car to Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center with a fake bomb that he thought
Synagogue bomb plot suspect facing additional charge
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
from a car to Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center with a fake bomb that he thought was real, according to the FBI and the South Florida Joint Terrorism Task Force. Medina, who is locked up at the federal detention center in downtown Miami,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Cuban rafters shooting, cutting themselves at sea to get medical treatment on land -- and U.S. residencyIn the past nine months, an overwhelming majority of the more than 3,300 South
Cuban rafters shooting, cutting themselves at sea to get medical treatment on land -- and U.S. residency
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
In the past nine months, an overwhelming majority of the more than 3,300 South Florida-bound Cubans picked up at sea by the U.S. Coast Guard as they headed north in rickety boats and rafts have accepted their fate and been peaceably returned to the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Mother of boy killed by amoeba starts campaign to save livesand that was unusual for him," his mother said. Gompf is an Associate professo
Mother of boy killed by amoeba starts campaign to save lives
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 21 hours ago
and that was unusual for him," his mother said. Gompf is an Associate professor of Infectious Disease at the University of South Florida, and her husband is a pediatric hospitalist. The couple knew what their child was up against. "Pretty much... Read more
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