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Beaumont Enterprise
Paralyzed man awarded $23 million wants apology for shootingDontrell Stephens, front left, who was awarded $23 million by a federal jury la
Paralyzed man awarded $23 million wants apology for shooting
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 12 hours ago
Dontrell Stephens, front left, who was awarded $23 million by a federal jury last week after suing the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office after he was left paralyzed in a 2013 shooting by a deputy, attends a news conference with his attorney Jack... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Paralyzed man awarded $23 million wants apology for shootingDontrell Stephens, front left, who was awarded $23 million by a federal jury la
Paralyzed man awarded $23 million wants apology for shooting
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 12 hours ago
Dontrell Stephens, front left, who was awarded $23 million by a federal jury last week after suing the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office after he was left paralyzed in a 2013 shooting by a deputy, attends a news conference with his attorney Jack... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Paralyzed man awarded $23 million wants apology for shootingDontrell Stephens, front left, who was awarded $23 million by a federal jury la
Paralyzed man awarded $23 million wants apology for shooting
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
Dontrell Stephens, front left, who was awarded $23 million by a federal jury last week after suing the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office after he was left paralyzed in a 2013 shooting by a deputy, attends a news conference with his attorney Jack... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Paralyzed man awarded $23 million wants apology for shootingDontrell Stephens, front left, who was awarded $23 million by a federal jury la
Paralyzed man awarded $23 million wants apology for shooting
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
Dontrell Stephens, front left, who was awarded $23 million by a federal jury last week after suing the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office after he was left paralyzed in a 2013 shooting by a deputy, attends a news conference with his attorney Jack... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Whiteside Suspended for Elbowing Boban MarjanovicBleacher Report's Howard Beck passed along the news. Whiteside, 26, was ejected
Whiteside Suspended for Elbowing Boban Marjanovic
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 hours ago
Bleacher Report's Howard Beck passed along the news. Whiteside, 26, was ejected early in the fourth quarter for purposefully elbowing Marjanovic in the face while the two tussled for rebounding position. The Heat sent Whiteside home early from their... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Miss Florida USA 2014Miss Fort Lauderdale USA's Brittany Oldehoff, center, reacts to being named du
Miss Florida USA 2014
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
Miss Fort Lauderdale USA's Brittany Oldehoff, center, reacts to being named during their pageant Saturday, July 13, 2013, at Broward College's Bailey Hall Auditorium. Miss Wellington USA Briegitte Baldrica, right, was named... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Hassan Whiteside suspended one game for elbow vs. SpursThe action was announced by NBA Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations
Hassan Whiteside suspended one game for elbow vs. Spurs
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
The action was announced by NBA Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations Kiki VanDeWeghe. The incident, for which Whiteside was assessed a Flagrant 2 foul and ejected, occurred with 9:35 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Spurs' 119-101... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Hot couples: Six famous matches made in steamy South FloridaSouth Florida isn't just where the rich and/or famous come to tan, buy insanely
Hot couples: Six famous matches made in steamy South Florida
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
South Florida isn't just where the rich and/or famous come to tan, buy insanely expensive homes and get arrested (we're looking at you, Bieber). Some celebs have found love — however fleeting — right here in town. Maybe it was the heat, maybe the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
‘Coconut Cowboy’ a weird, silly ride from Tim DorseyIt is just possible that despite – or maybe because of – buffoonish plots, outl
‘Coconut Cowboy’ a weird, silly ride from Tim Dorsey
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
It is just possible that despite – or maybe because of – buffoonish plots, outlandish characters and slapstick comedy, Tim Dorsey’s novels might be masquerading for carefully researched history lessons about Florida. Make no mistake – “Coconut... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tour Notebook: Millenials to be key for future of golfSteve Mona, the CEO of the St. Augustine-based World Golf Foundation, offered s
Tour Notebook: Millenials to be key for future of golf
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Steve Mona, the CEO of the St. Augustine-based World Golf Foundation, offered some optimistic news on the growth of the game this week at the United States Golf Association annual meeting in San Diego. As it turns out, millions of millennials are... Read more
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Miami New Times
Hialeah Park, Florida's greatest racetrack, battles mega-casinos and lawsuitsThe sky is a surreal blend of purple and orange as dusk settles over Hialeah Pa
Hialeah Park, Florida's greatest racetrack, battles mega-casinos and lawsuits
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
The sky is a surreal blend of purple and orange as dusk settles over Hialeah Park. Pink flamingos, forever memorialized in the opening credits of Miami Vice, wade in the manmade pond near the second turn of one the most storied horse-racing tracks in... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
On to South Carolina ... except you, ChristieGet The Power Lunch newsletter, a must-read weekday roundup of what's buzzing i
On to South Carolina ... except you, Christie
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Get The Power Lunch newsletter, a must-read weekday roundup of what's buzzing in Florida politics: So the whole "Rubio = Robot" thing appears to have caused more damage than many (including me) believed. New Hampshire has left an awful lot of... Read more
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Miami New Times
Forget O.J., Miami Had Its Own Tabloid Trial of the Century in 1966O.J.-mania is once again gripping America this month thanks to The People vs. O
Forget O.J., Miami Had Its Own Tabloid Trial of the Century in 1966
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
O.J.-mania is once again gripping America this month thanks to The People vs. O.J. Simpson, a new FX series dramatizing the sordid trial that gripped the nation in the mid-'90s. But it was fifty years ago this year when Miami that found itself in the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Resilient Panthers overpower Sabres 7-4Actually, that line received plenty of support as six different Panthers scored
Resilient Panthers overpower Sabres 7-4
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Actually, that line received plenty of support as six different Panthers scored, including defensemen Brian Campbell and Alex Petrovic, as well as the amazing Jaromir Jagr, who scored No. 739, two behind Brett Hull for third place all-time. The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Confederate flag removed from Swap ShopThe owner of the Swap Shop raised the former state flag of Georgia— with its Co
Confederate flag removed from Swap Shop
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
The owner of the Swap Shop raised the former state flag of Georgia— with its Confederate symbol— on a flagpole at the flea market's entrance on Sunrise Boulevard, but by Saturday it had disappeared. It was no longer flying beneath a colossal state... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Shaq to Have No. 32 Retired by HeatAccording to a press release on NBA.com, O'Neal's jersey retirement ceremony wi
Shaq to Have No. 32 Retired by Heat
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
According to a press release on NBA.com, O'Neal's jersey retirement ceremony will happen at the beginning of the 2016-17 season. Heat president Pat Riley said in the statement O'Neal's importance to the franchise and NBA makes him a worthy addition... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Baby taken in Fort Lauderdale carjacking found safeFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have found a 10-month-old baby safe ho
Baby taken in Fort Lauderdale carjacking found safe
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have found a 10-month-old baby safe hours after she was taken in a carjacking. The Sun Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1W9gCAw ) reports the baby was found safe inside the same stolen vehicle in Fort Lauderdale on... Read more
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FOX News
Man accused of attacking stores with metal pole, samurai swordA man in Florida is suspected in a pair of seemingly random assaults on Sunday
Man accused of attacking stores with metal pole, samurai sword
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
A man in Florida is suspected in a pair of seemingly random assaults on Sunday morning, including one in which an elderly man was attacked with a samurai sword. Jovaughn Walker, 21, is facing attempted murder, aggravated battery, carjacking and drug... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Baby taken in Florida carjacking found safeFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Authorities have found a 10-month-old baby safe hours a
Baby taken in Florida carjacking found safe
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Authorities have found a 10-month-old baby safe hours after she was taken in a carjacking. The Sun Sentinel reports the baby was found safe inside the same stolen vehicle in Fort Lauderdale on Monday night about an hour after... Read more
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Dominican Republic News
February 9, 2016The flights are on demand, and the airline is catering to tour operators bookin
February 9, 2016
Dominican Republic News / Posted 3 days ago
The flights are on demand, and the airline is catering to tour operators booking groups of tourists. Dominican Wings spokesman Victor Pacheco announced that the airline was using A320 airplane with Dominican registration and with capacity for 180... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Hollywood News & EventsA man whose car was struck by a train Sunday morning died, Local10.com reported
Hollywood News & Events
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
A man whose car was struck by a train Sunday morning died, Local10.com reported. The man was trying to beat the train when his car was hit at Monroe Street and South Dixie Highway, police told Local10.com. The Florida East Coast Railway train was... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
South Florida woman charged with stealing $40,000 watchHOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Authorities in South Florida arrested a woman on suspicion of
South Florida woman charged with stealing $40,000 watch
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Authorities in South Florida arrested a woman on suspicion of swiping a luxury watch and diamond jewelry valued at more than $40,000 from a sleeping man in a hotel room. The Sun Sentinel reports Victoria Aughenbaugh was free on... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Married couple disappear in Lake Okeechobee; one is 'very experienced airboater'The U.S. Coast Guard is searching Sunday for a Manatee County couple who failed
Married couple disappear in Lake Okeechobee; one is 'very experienced airboater'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
The U.S. Coast Guard is searching Sunday for a Manatee County couple who failed to return from a fishing trip on Lake Okeechobee. John Russ, 72, and his wife Diane Russ, 62, were last seen on an airboat Saturday when a storm came over the huge... Read more
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Daily Mail
Widow of slain American missionary headed back to Africa'God did not only call Mike to Burkina Faso, he called me, too': Widow of Ameri
Widow of slain American missionary headed back to Africa
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
'God did not only call Mike to Burkina Faso, he called me, too': Widow of American missionary slain by al-Qaida fighters headed back to Africa Amy Riddering will return this month to Burkina Faso and the orphanage, school, clinic and women's center... Read more
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SportingNews
Hassan Whiteside comes up big for Heat in front of 'hometown' crowdHeat big man Hassan Whiteside is getting pretty good at this triple-double thin
Hassan Whiteside comes up big for Heat in front of 'hometown' crowd
SportingNews / Posted 6 days ago
Heat big man Hassan Whiteside is getting pretty good at this triple-double thing. Playing near his hometown of Gastonia, N.C., Whiteside came up big with 10 points, 10 rebounds and 10 blocks in 27 minutes off the bench in Miami's 98-95 win over the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida lawmakers consider low-cost grocery store loans to promote healthy eatingConcerned with the growing number of Floridians struggling to put nutritious ye
Florida lawmakers consider low-cost grocery store loans to promote healthy eating
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Concerned with the growing number of Floridians struggling to put nutritious yet affordable food on their tables, state lawmakers are weighing a proposal that would bring full-service stores to their neighborhoods. Florida's Healthy Food Financing... Read more
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Breitbart
Marco Rubio’s 7 Top Achievements in U.S. Senate“When Rubio is asked to name his single greatest achievement in the Senate, do
Marco Rubio’s 7 Top Achievements in U.S. Senate
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
“When Rubio is asked to name his single greatest achievement in the Senate, do you hear crickets?” tweeted the National Journal’s Ron Fournier. Though Rick Santorum was unable to name the accomplishments of the man he just endorsed, there are indeed... Read more
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USA Today
Corrections & ClarificationsLife: Dick Cheney and Liz Cheney are the authors of Exceptional: Why the World
Corrections & Clarifications
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
Life: Dick Cheney and Liz Cheney are the authors of Exceptional: Why the World Needs a Powerful America. Liz Cheney's name was incorrect on USA TODAY's Sept. 10 Best-Selling Books list. News: An earlier version of the following story misstated whom... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Roadtrip: Lebanon, Kansas, is the middle of everythingThere's Middle America, and then there's Lebanon, Kansas. Lebanon is the close
Roadtrip: Lebanon, Kansas, is the middle of everything
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
There's Middle America, and then there's Lebanon, Kansas. Lebanon is the closest you can get (about 2 miles) to the exact geographical center of the 48 continental United States, and they have the latitude (38,50) and longitude (98,35) to prove it.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Miami-Dade cop captured on video by woman for speeding is identifiedThe Miami-Dade police officer pulled over by a civilian for allegedly speeding,
Miami-Dade cop captured on video by woman for speeding is identified
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
The Miami-Dade police officer pulled over by a civilian for allegedly speeding, the scene captured on video that has now gone viral, was identified Monday as Daniel Fonticiella, a former Hammocks District officer who now works at PortMiami. Police... Read more
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New York Magazine
Fresh Intelligence: The Brooklyn-Queens Streetcar Is Coming, Paul and Santorum Are Exiting, and MoreA rendering of the proposed streetcar line. Photo: Friends of the Brooklyn Que
Fresh Intelligence: The Brooklyn-Queens Streetcar Is Coming, Paul and Santorum Are Exiting, and More
New York Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
A rendering of the proposed streetcar line. Photo: Friends of the Brooklyn Queens Connector Good morning and welcome to Fresh Intelligence, our roundup of the stories, ideas, and memes you'll be talking about today. In this edition the boroughs may... Read more
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NBA.com
LeBron says criticism he undermines coaches is unfairWidely criticized in basketball circles for a perception that he pushed for Cle
LeBron says criticism he undermines coaches is unfair
NBA.com / Posted 8 days ago
Widely criticized in basketball circles for a perception that he pushed for Cleveland's front office to fire David Blatt last week, James said the criticism that he undercuts coaches is unfair. "But what can I do about it?" he said following... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Judge to decide how much ex-Lauderhill cops sued over on-duty rape claims must payTwo fired Lauderhill cops who are being sued in federal court will soon find ou
Judge to decide how much ex-Lauderhill cops sued over on-duty rape claims must pay
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Two fired Lauderhill cops who are being sued in federal court will soon find out how much they owe in damages to two women who claim they were sexually battered by the on-duty officers. In a sealed hearing in Miami Wednesday, Jane Doe 1 and Jane Doe... Read more
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Philly.com
PHL chief Gale named Fort Lauderdale airport directorMayor Kenney has named Chellie Cameron, who was Gale's No. 2 and the airport's
PHL chief Gale named Fort Lauderdale airport director
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
Mayor Kenney has named Chellie Cameron, who was Gale's No. 2 and the airport's chief operating officer, to be Philadelphia airport CEO. In an editorial last week,the South Florida Sun-Sentinel said that Gale "may well be the best choice for the top... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Oxbridge Academy's Travis Homer becomes first Cane to inkAs National Signing Day got started Wednesday morning, it was a South Florida p
Oxbridge Academy's Travis Homer becomes first Cane to ink
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
As National Signing Day got started Wednesday morning, it was a South Florida prospect that became the first to get his signed Letter of Intent to Miami. Oxbridge Academy running back Travis Homer, one of the Hurricanes' longtime commits, was the... Read more
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Officer.com
Expert: Florida Deputy Acted Reasonably in ShootingPALM BEACH, Florida -- Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputy Adams Lin had an obli
Expert: Florida Deputy Acted Reasonably in Shooting
Officer.com / Posted 8 days ago
PALM BEACH, Florida -- Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputy Adams Lin had an obligation to defend his life when confronted with a man he thought had a gun, a law enforcement expert told a federal jury Tuesday. "A reasonable law enforcement officer... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
American Heritage star Brian Burns picks Florida StateAmerican Heritage standout Brian Burns has committed to Florida State, the seni
American Heritage star Brian Burns picks Florida State
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
American Heritage standout Brian Burns has committed to Florida State, the senior defensive end announced Wednesday morning. Burns chose the Seminoles over Florida, Georgia and Alabama. Burns anchored a stout defense that advanced to the Class 5A... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Signing Day 2016: Creek DB Mullen, Heritage DB Burns set to pick collegesNational Signing Day is here and so is the inevitable theater that comes with c
Signing Day 2016: Creek DB Mullen, Heritage DB Burns set to pick colleges
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
National Signing Day is here and so is the inevitable theater that comes with college football recruiting's biggest showcase of the year. In South Florida and across the country, high school seniors on Wednesday will sign make their college plans... Read more
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ESPN
Dwyane Wade Q&A: 'I never thought I'd be Top 100 all time'All things considered, determining Dwyane Wade's place in this basketball lands
Dwyane Wade Q&A: 'I never thought I'd be Top 100 all time'
ESPN / Posted 9 days ago
All things considered, determining Dwyane Wade's place in this basketball landscape is probably more difficult than other future Hall of Famers still playing. Tim Duncan's place (wherever he lands) is solidified. Kobe Bryant's, even with the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
How to score free gift cards at Target (with extreme coupon tips)Target is offering more than 70 freebies and gift card offers with purchase thi
How to score free gift cards at Target (with extreme coupon tips)
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Target is offering more than 70 freebies and gift card offers with purchase this week. On Sundays each week, the Minneapolis retailer posts a long online list of offers for freebies and free Target gift cards with purchase of select baby, kids,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
South Florida prospects caught in numbers crunch as colleges over-recruitRashad Weaver had planned to play football at the University of Michigan. But
South Florida prospects caught in numbers crunch as colleges over-recruit
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Rashad Weaver had planned to play football at the University of Michigan. But just last week the Cooper City defensive end's plan was sacked -- with National Signing Day just around the corner. Weaver committed to the Wolverines in June, a week... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Dog with short spine named Quasimodo captures heartsQuasimodo, a 4-year-old German shepherd with short spine syndrome, isn't lettin
Dog with short spine named Quasimodo captures hearts
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Quasimodo, a 4-year-old German shepherd with short spine syndrome, isn't letting his condition hold him back. The dog was found as a stray in Kentucky then taken to Secondhand Hounds in Eden Prairie, Minn., according to CNN. Despite his condition,... Read more
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Officer.com
Florida Deputy on Shooting: I Would Do It AgainPALM BEACH, Florida -- Dontrell Stephens was "a little bit, not really" high fr
Florida Deputy on Shooting: I Would Do It Again
Officer.com / Posted 9 days ago
PALM BEACH, Florida -- Dontrell Stephens was "a little bit, not really" high from smoking marijuana when he was shot four times by a Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputy, the now-paralyzed 22-year-old told a jury Monday. Stephens, a convicted felon,... Read more
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Irish Central
Was Father Gallagher an "evil doer" or a hero exposing a pedophile?Following Fr. Gallagher’s allegations of being “frozen out” by the Church, pari
Was Father Gallagher an "evil doer" or a hero exposing a pedophile?
Irish Central / Posted 10 days ago
Following Fr. Gallagher’s allegations of being “frozen out” by the Church, parishioners reveal their own problems with the Irish priest. Photo by: Sun Sentinel The controversy continues in the Catholic Diocese of Palm Beach, FL as further... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
South Florida prospects caught in numbers crunch as colleges over-recruitBut just last week the Cooper City defensive end's plan was sacked -- with Nati
South Florida prospects caught in numbers crunch as colleges over-recruit
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
But just last week the Cooper City defensive end's plan was sacked -- with National Signing Day just around the corner. Weaver committed to the Wolverines in June, a week after impressing the Michigan coaching staff at a football camp in Davie. He... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Heat's Tyler Johnson to have shoulder surgery, out two monthsThe Heat did not offer a timetable for Johnson's potential return, but Johnson
Heat's Tyler Johnson to have shoulder surgery, out two months
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
The Heat did not offer a timetable for Johnson's potential return, but Johnson previously told the Sun Sentinel that he had been told surgery for the impingement of his left shoulder would require a 60-day rehabilitation period. Such a timetable... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Recruiting: Meet the Miami Hurricanes' 2016 commitsBut it’s been a year of transition and that isn’t always great on the recruitin
Recruiting: Meet the Miami Hurricanes' 2016 commits
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
But it’s been a year of transition and that isn’t always great on the recruiting front. Miami’s recruiting class – known to fans as the “Swag 16” group – has dwindled in size, with some prospects choosing to look elsewhere after former coach Al... Read more
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Officer.com
Driver Pulls Over Florida Officer for SpeedingMIAMI -- It unfolded like a routine Miami traffic stop: a car pulled over for s
Driver Pulls Over Florida Officer for Speeding
Officer.com / Posted 10 days ago
MIAMI -- It unfolded like a routine Miami traffic stop: a car pulled over for speeding, followed by a stern lecture on responsible driving and traffic safety. The alleged offender questioned whether he was really speeding but, thinking it best to... Read more
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KIVI Boise
University Of Florida Student Dies After 6-Story Fall Over BalconyA 20-year-old University of Florida student has died after falling six stories
University Of Florida Student Dies After 6-Story Fall Over Balcony
KIVI Boise / Posted 10 days ago
A 20-year-old University of Florida student has died after falling six stories from a balcony at an apartment complex near campus. (Video via WFTX) Wolf's father told the Sun-Sentinel: "Chance was a great kid and a great student with tons of... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Woman Pulls Over Cop For Speeding, Sparking MDPD InvestigationAt first glance, the video looks like a million others on YouTube — a wary citi
Miami Woman Pulls Over Cop For Speeding, Sparking MDPD Investigation
Miami New Times / Posted 10 days ago
At first glance, the video looks like a million others on YouTube — a wary citizen films a vertical cell phone video from their front seat as a stern police officer leans in. But then it's the driver who speaks up. The cop stands silent, looking... Read more
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