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Orlando Sentinel
Hillary Clinton fans in South Florida waiting to see her and new running matePalin may have hurt Republican John McCain in 2008 and Lyndon Johnson almost ce
Hillary Clinton fans in South Florida waiting to see her and new running mate
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 minutes ago
Palin may have hurt Republican John McCain in 2008 and Lyndon Johnson almost certainly helped John F. Kennedy in 1960. South Florida, where Clinton and Kaine are appearing Saturday, is critical. It's the most Democratic region of the state, and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Hillary Clinton fans in South Florida waiting to see her and new running matePalin may have hurt Republican John McCain in 2008 and Lyndon Johnson almost ce
Hillary Clinton fans in South Florida waiting to see her and new running mate
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 22 minutes ago
Palin may have hurt Republican John McCain in 2008 and Lyndon Johnson almost certainly helped John F. Kennedy in 1960. South Florida, where Clinton and Kaine are appearing Saturday, is critical. It's the most Democratic region of the state, and... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
A look at the 3 players MSU landed Friday at Big Dawg Campin the country by the 247Sports Composite, chose the Bulldogs over offers from
A look at the 3 players MSU landed Friday at Big Dawg Camp
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 51 minutes ago
in the country by the 247Sports Composite, chose the Bulldogs over offers from Tennessee, Louisville, North Carolina and South Florida. Copiah-Lincoln Community College defensive line The former Collins player and current four-star prospect is... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Snooty the manatee turns 68his 68th birthday today. Snooty was one of the first manatees born in captivit
Snooty the manatee turns 68
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted an hour ago
his 68th birthday today. Snooty was one of the first manatees born in captivity The birthday bash takes place at the South Florida Museum today The outdoor event is free The South Florida Museum in Bradenton is hosting Snooty’s 68th... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Union: Florida officer aiming at patientthe therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy
Union: Florida officer aiming at patient
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
the therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy truck. For 10 years, she has been educating South Florida officers with the help of her 20-year-old autistic son Robert, whom she said is much like the man in the video... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Family-friendly destinations you may not have consideredon a dolphin spotting cruise. There’s even a free trolley bus looping the islan
Family-friendly destinations you may not have considered
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
on a dolphin spotting cruise. There’s even a free trolley bus looping the island, taking in Leffis Key nature preserve and South Florida museum, with its own planetarium and aquarium. Visa Tip – When using your Visa card, if given the choice to... Read more
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Perth Now
Why police shot autistic man’s carerbut refused to identify the officer or answer reporters’ questions. Eugene, a
Why police shot autistic man’s carer
Perth Now / Posted 8 hours ago
but refused to identify the officer or answer reporters’ questions. Eugene, a Haitian-American with 30 years of South Florida police experience, just became chief last week. “I realise there are many questions about what happened on... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Recruiting Notebook July 23rdhinted on Twitter at a pending commitment. Has an offer from USC and a recent s
Recruiting Notebook July 23rd
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
hinted on Twitter at a pending commitment. Has an offer from USC and a recent story had the Gamecocks, Central Florida and South Florida as high on his list. He attended Florida's Friday Night Lights camp Friday night. DB Amari Carter of Palm... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Taking a ride on the Downtownerin 2009,” Murray said with a laugh. “It didn’t really qualify me for much.” Gr
Taking a ride on the Downtowner
The Aspen Times / Posted 9 hours ago
in 2009,” Murray said with a laugh. “It didn’t really qualify me for much.” Growing up amid the hustle and bustle of South Florida, Murray decided there must be a more efficient way to travel downtown in crowded cities than anything that was... Read more
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FOX News
Justice Department charges three in $1 billion Medicare fraud schemecase, charging three individuals with using a network of doctors, hospitals and
Justice Department charges three in $1 billion Medicare fraud scheme
FOX News / Posted 9 hours ago
case, charging three individuals with using a network of doctors, hospitals and health-care providers across South Florida to improperly bill more than $1 billion to Medicare and Medicaid. Philip Esformes, the owner of more than 30... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Clemson's Ben Boulware makes fashion statementa great conferenc (at Georgia). He knows how to coach and how to win. Great gen
Clemson's Ben Boulware makes fashion statement
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
a great conferenc (at Georgia). He knows how to coach and how to win. Great gentleman who knows how to recruit. He lived in South Florida, played in Miami. They have a top quarterback (Brady Kaaya), probably a top-10 draft pick, and good skill guys.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas Tech supports UH's Big 12 bidexpress interest in joining the Power Five conference, along with BYU, Cincinna
Texas Tech supports UH's Big 12 bid
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
express interest in joining the Power Five conference, along with BYU, Cincinnati, Memphis, Connecticut, Central Florida, South Florida, Colorado State, Boise State, Tulane and SMU. Any expansion candidate will need eight "yes" votes from the Big... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Thumbs & Quoteshere is indicative of change ... They’re certainly not having a hard time here,
Thumbs & Quotes
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 10 hours ago
here is indicative of change ... They’re certainly not having a hard time here, but they aren’t growing like they do in South Florida. This is all just an indication that things are changing.” “It’s hard to explain the impact a 200-acre... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Clinton Picks Kaine in FloridaKaine is a U.S. Senator from Virginia and former Governor. He speaks fluent Spa
Clinton Picks Kaine in Florida
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 hours ago
Kaine is a U.S. Senator from Virginia and former Governor. He speaks fluent Spanish, and he'll be with Hillary in South Florida to campaign Saturday. Here in Tampa, thousands of supporters at the State Fairgrounds rallied around Clinton... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Boulware makes fashion statementa great conferenc (at Georgia). He knows how to coach and how to win. Great gen
Boulware makes fashion statement
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
a great conferenc (at Georgia). He knows how to coach and how to win. Great gentleman who knows how to recruit. He lived in South Florida, played in Miami. They have a top quarterback (Brady Kaaya), probably a top-10 draft pick, and good skill guys.... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traitsthe therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traits
Savannah Morning News / Posted 13 hours ago
the therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy truck. For 10 years, she has been educating South Florida officers with the help of her 20-year-old autistic son Robert, whom she said is much like the man in the video... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Health officials continue probing Zika casesHealth officials Friday continued investigating two South Florida Zika cases th
Health officials continue probing Zika cases
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 13 hours ago
Health officials Friday continued investigating two South Florida Zika cases that might not be linked to travel to other countries. Meanwhile, the Florida Department of Health said the state has 19 new travel-related cases. The department announced... Read more
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NBC News
Three Florida Men Charged in Plan to Join ISISThree South Florida men have been arrested and charged with in connection with
Three Florida Men Charged in Plan to Join ISIS
NBC News / Posted 13 hours ago
Three South Florida men have been arrested and charged with in connection with a plan by one of them to travel overseas to join ISIS, according to U.S. officials. One of them, 52-year-old Gregory Hubbard of West Palm Beach, was arrested Thursday at... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Summer success puts U-School sophs Koprivica, Carey in spotlightNBA Top 100 and the Nike Top 100 camps this summer. This week at the national
Summer success puts U-School sophs Koprivica, Carey in spotlight
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
NBA Top 100 and the Nike Top 100 camps this summer. This week at the national Bigfoot Hoops tournament in Las Vegas, the South Florida squad — competing in the 16U division — won its pool-play opener Thursday over Team Speed, of Cherry Hill,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Zika virus: What's next for South Florida?Will South Florida become the nation's Zika ground zero? That's what local res
Zika virus: What's next for South Florida?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
Will South Florida become the nation's Zika ground zero? That's what local residents want to know as state and federal health officials continued last week to investigate two Zika virus cases — one each in Broward and Miami-Dade counties — that... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Doral DoubleTree by Hilton is latest EB-5 hotel project to break ground in South FloridaAnother new South Florida hotel is nearing reality, thanks in part to a federal
Doral DoubleTree by Hilton is latest EB-5 hotel project to break ground in South Florida
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
Another new South Florida hotel is nearing reality, thanks in part to a federal program that allows foreigners to invest here in exchange for permanent U.S. residency, under select conditions. On Friday, officials from Driftwood Acquisitions &... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
South Florida businesses embrace Pokemon Goas they search out “Poke Stops,” “gyms” and 150 species of the virtual cartoon
South Florida businesses embrace Pokemon Go
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
as they search out “Poke Stops,” “gyms” and 150 species of the virtual cartoon creature. As the game caught fire in South Florida and around the globe last weekend, the Old Wellington Mall posted a sign telling players to Pokemon Go... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Ballers’ Stars Dish on Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s Sugar Addictionwanting to have cameos on the show, Miller and Garity said that it’s hard for p
‘Ballers’ Stars Dish on Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s Sugar Addiction
Houston Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
wanting to have cameos on the show, Miller and Garity said that it’s hard for players to deny the appeal of traveling to South Florida and going head-to-head with The Rock. “Everyone wants to do a push-up contest with Dwayne,” Miller said.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Miami Steps Up Mosquito Control Efforts After Suspected Zika Casescan breed in as little as a teaspoonful of stagnant water. Health officials ar
Miami Steps Up Mosquito Control Efforts After Suspected Zika Cases
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 hours ago
can breed in as little as a teaspoonful of stagnant water. Health officials are worried that Zika may have a foothold in South Florida. They're investigating two cases of Zika that may have been contracted from mosquitoes in Florida, not by... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
US surgeon general reacts to new Florida Zika casesA second case of Zika virus in South Florida is being called into question beca
US surgeon general reacts to new Florida Zika cases
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 15 hours ago
A second case of Zika virus in South Florida is being called into question because the person who contracted it hasn’t traveled abroad, ramping up concerns mosquitoes here may be infected. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sent a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Ballers’ Stars Dish on Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s Sugar Addictionwanting to have cameos on the show, Miller and Garity said that it’s hard for p
‘Ballers’ Stars Dish on Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s Sugar Addiction
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
wanting to have cameos on the show, Miller and Garity said that it’s hard for players to deny the appeal of traveling to South Florida and going head-to-head with The Rock. “Everyone wants to do a push-up contest with Dwayne,” Miller said.... Read more
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NBC Miami
Trump's Golf Resort Ordered to Pay $300K in Attorney FeesA judge has ordered Donald Trump's South Florida golf course to pay nearly $300
Trump's Golf Resort Ordered to Pay $300K in Attorney Fees
NBC Miami / Posted 15 hours ago
A judge has ordered Donald Trump's South Florida golf course to pay nearly $300,000 in attorney's fees to a local paint shop for a lawsuit over unpaid bills. The Miami Herald reports that Circuit Court Judge Jorge Cueto ruled this week that the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
With South Florida home insurance costs spiking, now's time to review your policyMany if not most South Florida homeowners will get a surprise in their mailboxe
With South Florida home insurance costs spiking, now's time to review your policy
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 16 hours ago
Many if not most South Florida homeowners will get a surprise in their mailboxes before the end of the year: Home insurance premiums are increasing. Your first instinct might be to look for ways to cut your bill to make up the difference. Insurance... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Miami's Brad Kaaya focused on 2016 season, not his NFL futureteammates move closer to the start of a new season, one that with the arrival o
Miami's Brad Kaaya focused on 2016 season, not his NFL future
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 16 hours ago
teammates move closer to the start of a new season, one that with the arrival of Richt has created plenty of buzz both in South Florida and at this week's ACC's kickoff event in North Carolina. Kaaya, who passed for 3,238 yards and 16 touchdowns... Read more
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MedCity News
Record $1B Medicare fraud? It's Florida's unofficial state sportpress release. Philip Esformes, 47, operated a network of more than 30 skilled
Record $1B Medicare fraud? It's Florida's unofficial state sport
MedCity News / Posted 16 hours ago
press release. Philip Esformes, 47, operated a network of more than 30 skilled nursing and assisted living facilities in South Florida, according to DOJ. (Nursing Home Report compiled a partial list here.) He is charged with Medicaid and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Christensen: Save big bucks on groceries at Aldi | Commentaryyears, I've been saving big bucks shopping at the Fort Lauderdale store, which
Christensen: Save big bucks on groceries at Aldi | Commentary
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
years, I've been saving big bucks shopping at the Fort Lauderdale store, which opened in 2014. Aldi has 27 stores in South Florida, and is set to open a Plantation location at 12190 W. Sunrise Blvd., at 8:45 a.m. Thursday. The first 100... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Programs at Berkeley, Jesuit help kids bridge the summer gapuntil it reaches its capacity of 240 students, Lawless said. Berkeley is colla
Programs at Berkeley, Jesuit help kids bridge the summer gap
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
until it reaches its capacity of 240 students, Lawless said. Berkeley is collaborating with the University of South Florida to track program data and measure results. The University of Tampa signed on to help develop the training... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
3 Palm Beach County men conspired to join ISIS, authorities sayThree south Florida men have been arrested, accused of conspiring to join ISIS,
3 Palm Beach County men conspired to join ISIS, authorities say
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 17 hours ago
Three south Florida men have been arrested, accused of conspiring to join ISIS, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said. Gregory Hubbard, 52, of West Palm Beach; Darren Arness Jackson, 50, also of West Palm Beach; and Dayne Atani Christian, 31, of Lake... Read more
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NBC Miami
3 South Florida Men Arrested on Terrorism-Related ChargesThree South Florida men have been arrested in connection with a plan one of the
3 South Florida Men Arrested on Terrorism-Related Charges
NBC Miami / Posted 17 hours ago
Three South Florida men have been arrested in connection with a plan one of them made to travel overseas to join ISIS, U.S. officials confirmed to NBC News. The men appeared in federal court in Miami Friday, officials said. Their exact charges were... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Miami-Based Sliderz Kicks Off Nationwide $21 Million Expansion Plans at Boca's Town Center Mallthere are big plans for these small sandwiches. The Boca restaurant is just one
Miami-Based Sliderz Kicks Off Nationwide $21 Million Expansion Plans at Boca's Town Center Mall
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 17 hours ago
there are big plans for these small sandwiches. The Boca restaurant is just one of many such locations planned for the South Florida area and the first big step in Sliderz' plans for national expansion. Sklar calls their rollout plan... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
The Best South Florida Concerts of 2016 (So Far) Artists from nearly every genre have made a stop in South Florida so far this
The Best South Florida Concerts of 2016 (So Far)
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Artists from nearly every genre have made a stop in South Florida so far this year, from metal gods to the hottest hip-hop groups, from gypsy-punk rockers to country superstars. Here's a look back at... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
South Florida not so favorable for first-time homebuyers, study findsSouth Florida has work to do when it comes to accommodating first-time homebuye
South Florida not so favorable for first-time homebuyers, study finds
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 hours ago
South Florida has work to do when it comes to accommodating first-time homebuyers, a recent study found. WalletHub, a personal finance website, ranked the most favorable cities nationwide for new owners. Eleven cities in Palm Beach and Broward... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Jobs growth remains strong in tri-county area"really strong" and said population growth, housing demand and consumer spendin
Jobs growth remains strong in tri-county area
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 hours ago
"really strong" and said population growth, housing demand and consumer spending trends point to strong momentum for the South Florida region over the next six months. "People have been recovering wealth from the Great Recession slowly but... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Florida's leaders are siding with polluters over the environmentAt a time when South Florida waterways are covered in toxic green sludge, our F
Florida's leaders are siding with polluters over the environment
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 hours ago
At a time when South Florida waterways are covered in toxic green sludge, our Florida Department of Environmental Protection is proposing to increase the allowable limits of numerous toxic compounds discharged into our state’s waterways. Required to... Read more
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Market Watch
Justice Department charges three in $1 billion Medicare fraud scheme in South Floridathree individuals with using what it called a network of corrupt doctors, hospi
Justice Department charges three in $1 billion Medicare fraud scheme in South Florida
Market Watch / Posted 18 hours ago
three individuals with using what it called a network of corrupt doctors, hospitals and health-care providers across South Florida to improperly bill more than $1 billion to Medicare and Medicaid. Philip Esformes, the owner of more than 30... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traitsthe therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traits
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 18 hours ago
the therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy truck. For 10 years, she has been educating South Florida officers with the help of her 20-year-old autistic son Robert, whom she said is much like the man in the video... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traitsthe therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traits
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 18 hours ago
the therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy truck. For 10 years, she has been educating South Florida officers with the help of her 20-year-old autistic son Robert, whom she said is much like the man in the video... Read more
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The News & Observer
Holy cows! Chick-fil-A fires Dallas ad agency that created iconic bovineslocation in 2011. David KentStar-Telegram The first time I tried a Chick-fil-A
Holy cows! Chick-fil-A fires Dallas ad agency that created iconic bovines
The News & Observer / Posted 18 hours ago
location in 2011. David KentStar-Telegram The first time I tried a Chick-fil-A sandwich was in 1978 at a shopping mall in South Florida. I was wowed by the flavor and confused by the pickles, which I quickly took off and ate as an appetizer. But... Read more
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The Washington Times
Philip Esformes charged by DOJ in $1B Medicare fraud case; largest in U.S. historyagencies and pharmacies. “The magnitude of alleged false claims in this scheme
Philip Esformes charged by DOJ in $1B Medicare fraud case; largest in U.S. history
The Washington Times / Posted 18 hours ago
agencies and pharmacies. “The magnitude of alleged false claims in this scheme is staggering and outrageous, even by South Florida health care fraud standards,” U.S. Attorney Wifredo Ferrer said. “This case illustrates once again that... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traitsthe therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traits
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 18 hours ago
the therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy truck. For 10 years, she has been educating South Florida officers with the help of her 20-year-old autistic son Robert, whom she said is much like the man in the video... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traitsthe therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traits
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 18 hours ago
the therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy truck. For 10 years, she has been educating South Florida officers with the help of her 20-year-old autistic son Robert, whom she said is much like the man in the video... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traitsthe therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traits
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 19 hours ago
the therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy truck. For 10 years, she has been educating South Florida officers with the help of her 20-year-old autistic son Robert, whom she said is much like the man in the video... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traitsthe therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traits
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 19 hours ago
the therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy truck. For 10 years, she has been educating South Florida officers with the help of her 20-year-old autistic son Robert, whom she said is much like the man in the video... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traitsthe therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traits
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 19 hours ago
the therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy truck. For 10 years, she has been educating South Florida officers with the help of her 20-year-old autistic son Robert, whom she said is much like the man in the video... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traitsthe therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy
Shooting highlights police trouble spotting autism traits
KHQ Spokane / Posted 19 hours ago
the therapist said he told officers the man was autistic and that he had a toy truck. For 10 years, she has been educating South Florida officers with the help of her 20-year-old autistic son Robert, whom she said is much like the man in the video... Read more
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