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Northwest Florida Daily News
NWF State men ranked No. 1, women No. 5are the lone ranked Panhandle Conference crew, the women are grouped with third
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 31 minutes ago
are the lone ranked Panhandle Conference crew, the women are grouped with third-ranked Gulf Coast State and fourth-ranked Tallahassee in the top five. Pensacola State, which the Raiders defeated in overtime earlier this season, are ranked 12th and... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Gov. Scott: Time to fully ban texting while drivingTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Gov. Rick Scott says he supports having the state fully ban
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted an hour ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Gov. Rick Scott says he supports having the state fully ban texting while driving, but 10Investigates has found that implementing such has been easier said than done. The state has some of the nation's deadliest roads, but it is... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Early Learning Coalition, Santa Rosa libraries boost child literacy awarenessevent is presented in conjunction with Children’s Week in Florida and the annua
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted an hour ago
event is presented in conjunction with Children’s Week in Florida and the annual "Hanging of the Hands" event in Tallahassee where tens of thousands of pieces of hand-art created by children across the state hang in the Capitol... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Lawmakers back longer, higher-interest payday loansTALLAHASSEE – Nearly 17 years after the Legislature passed strict rules governi
Sun-Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
TALLAHASSEE – Nearly 17 years after the Legislature passed strict rules governing payday loans, a bipartisan push to loosen some of those regulations has emerged, which would push annualized interest rates up to more than 200 percent. Critics say... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida Supreme Court disbars medical marijuana lawyerTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida lawyer was disbarred Thursday for telling cl
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted an hour ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida lawyer was disbarred Thursday for telling clients it was OK to possess, use and grow marijuana for medical use - more than two years before Florida approved medical marijuana. The Florida Supreme Court said in its... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lawmakers back longer, higher-interest payday loansTALLAHASSEE – Nearly 17 years after the Legislature passed strict rules governi
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE – Nearly 17 years after the Legislature passed strict rules governing payday loans, a bipartisan push to loosen some of those regulations has emerged, which would push annualized interest rates up to more than 200 percent. Critics say... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville lawyer sold $800 ID card claiming it would keep clients from getting arrested for marijuanaTALLAHASSEE | The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday disbarred a former Jacksonv
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE | The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday disbarred a former Jacksonville lawyer who charged sick people nearly $800 for a “patient identification card” he claimed could keep them from getting arrested for having or growing... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida could declare porn a health threatTALLAHASSEE — The state could declare pornography a public health risk that nee
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE — The state could declare pornography a public health risk that needs education, research and policy changes to protect Floridians, according to a resolution overwhelmingly approved by a House committee Thursday. The resolution is being... Read more
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FOX News
Florida student's drinking death renews calls for aggressive 'culture change' in fraternitiesalcohol rules by arranging for new pledges to be taken from the College Avenue
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
alcohol rules by arranging for new pledges to be taken from the College Avenue fraternity house to a party at an off-campus Tallahassee house, according to court records. The plan proved deadly. Andrew Coffey, a civil engineering student from... Read more
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FOX News
Florida student's drinking death renews calls for aggressive 'culture change' in fraternitiesalcohol rules by arranging for new pledges to be taken from the College Avenue
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
alcohol rules by arranging for new pledges to be taken from the College Avenue fraternity house to a party at an off-campus Tallahassee house, according to court records. The plan proved deadly. Andrew Coffey, a civil engineering student from... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Data breach hits Orlando-area Jason's Deli locationsbreach also included locations in Boynton Beach, Gainesville, Jacksonville Beac
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 4 hours ago
breach also included locations in Boynton Beach, Gainesville, Jacksonville Beach, Pembroke Pines, Pensacola, Plantation and Tallahassee. No Tampa area locations were affected. You can find a complete list of affected stores on the Jason's Deli... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida Governor: Time to fully ban texting while drivingTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott says he supports having the st
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott says he supports having the state fully ban texting while driving. The state has some of the nation's deadliest roads, but it is one of the last states to not fully ban texting while driving. The... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Florida Legislature could declare pornography a health riskTALLAHASSEE (AP) — A resolution moving through the Florida House would declare
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE (AP) — A resolution moving through the Florida House would declare pornography a health risk. The House Health & Human Services Committee overwhelmingly approved the resolution Thursday. It states the need for education, research and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida Legislature could declare pornography a health riskTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A resolution moving through the Florida House would de
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A resolution moving through the Florida House would declare pornography a health risk. The House Health & Human Services Committee overwhelmingly approved the resolution Thursday. It states the need for education, research... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
How much dough did Emeril get out of Florida for his show?Florida" spent millions of dollars it received from the state's tourism agency.
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
Florida" spent millions of dollars it received from the state's tourism agency. By Gary Fineout | The Associated Press TALLAHASSEE — A television producer for one of chef Emeril Lagasse's cooking shows caught in an escalating legal battle with... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
House panel suggests some school voucher changesonly 22 of nearly 2,000 last year. It would also create a process for citizens
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
only 22 of nearly 2,000 last year. It would also create a process for citizens to report suspected problems with how the scholarship programs are being run. The House committee meets at 9 a.m. in Tallahassee. lpostal@orlandosentinel.com 407-420-5... Read more
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The Star
PSJ's Hutchinson picks Gulf Coastthe table. "I was open to anyone and there were a lot of people who texted me,
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
the table. "I was open to anyone and there were a lot of people who texted me," Hutchinson said, noting one of those was Tallahassee Community College. "But (Scovel) was the main one who made it official, who offered a scholarship." And that... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Alcohol death of frat pledge at FSU leads to hazing charges for 9TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Nine Florida State University fraternity members were charg
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Nine Florida State University fraternity members were charged with hazing Wednesday in the death of a 20-year-old pledge who authorities say drank a lethal amount of bourbon and malt liquor at an off-campus party overflowing with... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Abnormal cold descends on South Florida9 a.m. today. Snow fell in the Panhandle counties of Walton and Bay, according
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 11 hours ago
9 a.m. today. Snow fell in the Panhandle counties of Walton and Bay, according to the National Weather Service office in Tallahassee. Florida Climatologist David Zierden said while the frigid air may have damaged some South Florida crops, it can... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
For FSU fraternity, a wild night turned tragicto place our focus as we proceed .?.?. We hope all members and alumni of our Gr
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
to place our focus as we proceed .?.?. We hope all members and alumni of our Greek organizations are paying attention." A Tallahassee Police Department report details a wild night that turned tragic. Witnesses said they saw more than a dozen... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Read the report on the fatal FSU frat party: ‘The most intoxicated’ they had ever been"On Nov. 3, 2017, the Tallahassee Police Department responded to 1012 Buena Vis
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
"On Nov. 3, 2017, the Tallahassee Police Department responded to 1012 Buena Vista Drive � in reference to a death investigation." So begins a charging document in the case of Andrew Coffey, the 20-year-old Florida State University student who was... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Greyhound racing critics push steroid ban through Florida Senate panelhad fallen to just 348,081. Despite those figures, however, the greyhound indu
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 12 hours ago
had fallen to just 348,081. Despite those figures, however, the greyhound industry remains an influential force in Tallahassee, successfully beating back legislative attempts to impose tighter regulations on dog racing, or to eliminate it... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Brooklyn Biancamano of Long Beach is a 14-old cross country & track sensationher mind on a goal and a lot of things she's achieved were beyond my imaginatio
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 hours ago
her mind on a goal and a lot of things she's achieved were beyond my imagination." On December 9th, Biancamano traveled to Tallahassee, Florida and competed in the USA Junior Olympics Cross Country Championships in the 13 to 14-year-old division... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Brooklyn Biancamano of Long Beach is a 14-old cross country & track sensationher mind on a goal and a lot of things she's achieved were beyond my imaginatio
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 19 hours ago
her mind on a goal and a lot of things she's achieved were beyond my imagination." On December 9th, Biancamano traveled to Tallahassee, Florida and competed in the USA Junior Olympics Cross Country Championships in the 13 to 14-year-old division... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi
Santa Maria Times / Posted 19 hours ago
- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house near the FSU campus in Tallahassee, Fla. The Tallahassee Police Department on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2018, said that nine men are facing hazing charges... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi
Rapid City Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house near the FSU campus in Tallahassee, Fla. The Tallahassee Police Department on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2018, said that nine men are facing hazing charges... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Police say man pedaled around closed train gates before deathalso took aim at the train service, which made its public debut on Saturday mor
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 19 hours ago
also took aim at the train service, which made its public debut on Saturday morning. Mayfield has filed a bill in Tallahassee that would put more regulations on express and high-speed trains like Brightline. “My question to the corporate... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Teachers ponder future ahead of school closurefinancial constraints to continue running a center that was no longer serving j
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 19 hours ago
financial constraints to continue running a center that was no longer serving just the children of PBSC staff. "We're in Tallahassee begging for buildings, begging for finances and trying not to get cut again this year," said Wendy Link, a PBSC... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house near the FSU campus in Tallahassee, Fla. The Tallahassee Police Department on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2018, said that nine men are facing hazing charges... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Nine Florida State University fraternity members were
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Nine Florida State University fraternity members were charged with hazing Wednesday in the death of a 20-year-old pledge who authorities say drank a lethal amount of bourbon and malt liquor at an off-campus party overflowing... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi
Fremont Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house near the FSU campus in Tallahassee, Fla. The Tallahassee Police Department on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2018, said that nine men are facing hazing charges... Read more
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Missoulian
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi
Missoulian / Posted 20 hours ago
- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house near the FSU campus in Tallahassee, Fla. The Tallahassee Police Department on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2018, said that nine men are facing hazing charges... Read more
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The World
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi
The World / Posted 20 hours ago
- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house near the FSU campus in Tallahassee, Fla. The Tallahassee Police Department on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2018, said that nine men are facing hazing charges... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi
The Times and Democrat / Posted 20 hours ago
- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house near the FSU campus in Tallahassee, Fla. The Tallahassee Police Department on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2018, said that nine men are facing hazing charges... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 20 hours ago
- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house near the FSU campus in Tallahassee, Fla. The Tallahassee Police Department on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2018, said that nine men are facing hazing charges... Read more
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The Sentinel
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi
The Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house near the FSU campus in Tallahassee, Fla. The Tallahassee Police Department on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2018, said that nine men are facing hazing charges... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Employer IDs man killed in 2nd Brightline accident in 5 daysalso took aim at the train service, which made its public debut on Saturday mor
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 20 hours ago
also took aim at the train service, which made its public debut on Saturday morning. Mayfield has filed a bill in Tallahassee that would put more regulations on express and high-speed trains like Brightline. “My question to the corporate... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Pressure mounts for more Brightline safety measuresalso took aim at the train service, which made its public debut on Saturday mor
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 21 hours ago
also took aim at the train service, which made its public debut on Saturday morning. Mayfield has filed a bill in Tallahassee that would put more regulations on express and high-speed trains like Brightline. “My question to the corporate... Read more
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Daily Press
Hokies gear up for trip to FSU to kickoff '18 football season, U.Va. set for more Friday gamesVirginia Tech will open next football season with a trip to Tallahassee, Fla. f
Daily Press / Posted 22 hours ago
Virginia Tech will open next football season with a trip to Tallahassee, Fla. for the first time since 2008 before beginning one of the ACC’s most challenging home slates, while Virginia will get comfortable playing on Fridays again. Tech will have... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Freezing cold, ice rock Northwest Floridadecision-making this time around. “During the ice storm in 2014, we had to clo
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
decision-making this time around. “During the ice storm in 2014, we had to close the interstate from Pensacola to Tallahassee. We now have extra staffing on the roadways so that we are better able to respond to ice conditions,” he said.... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Freezing cold, ice rock Northwest Floridadecision-making this time around. “During the ice storm in 2014, we had to clo
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
decision-making this time around. “During the ice storm in 2014, we had to close the interstate from Pensacola to Tallahassee. We now have extra staffing on the roadways so that we are better able to respond to ice conditions,” he said.... Read more
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FSView
Nine hazing charges have been filed in connection to Andrew Coffey's deathLate last night, the Tallahassee Police Department released a statement that ni
FSView / Posted 23 hours ago
Late last night, the Tallahassee Police Department released a statement that nine Pi Kappa Phi members would face hazing charges for the death of Andrew Coffey. Charges of hazing causing injury or death were signed against Luke E. Kluttz, 22,... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Freezing cold, ice rock Northwest Floridadecision-making this time around. “During the ice storm in 2014, we had to clo
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 23 hours ago
decision-making this time around. “During the ice storm in 2014, we had to close the interstate from Pensacola to Tallahassee. We now have extra staffing on the roadways so that we are better able to respond to ice conditions,” he said.... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FPL customers tell regulators they oppose new Dania Beach power plantshows the proposed FPL Dania Beach Clean Energy Center Unit 7. A group of Dania
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
shows the proposed FPL Dania Beach Clean Energy Center Unit 7. A group of Dania Beach residents told regulators in Tallahassee that they oppose the modernized plant. Contributed. Since 2005, Florida Power & Light Co. has built nine new... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Frat pledge's alcohol death leads to hazing charges for 9- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi
The Chippewa Herald / Posted yesterday
- This Nov. 3, 2017 file photo shows the Florida State University, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house near the FSU campus in Tallahassee, Fla. The Tallahassee Police Department on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2018, said that nine men are facing hazing charges... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
Sumlin Moves On From Aggies, heads to Arizonaback to 2012 form. He decided to leave FSU this season after coaching his worst
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted yesterday
back to 2012 form. He decided to leave FSU this season after coaching his worst record by 4 games (5-6) since arriving in Tallahassee. Texas A&M will undoubtedly be excited for the arrival of Fisher and will have high expectations for the coach... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida voters will decide future of casinos in stateTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida voters are going to have a say over the future
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida voters are going to have a say over the future of gambling in the Sunshine State. State election officials on Wednesday certified that a proposed constitutional amendment dealing with casino gambling will go before... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida cold case website seeks to solve old homicidesTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's top law enforcement agency is rolling out a
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's top law enforcement agency is rolling out a website with more than 400 unsolved homicide cases, some going back decades. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced the creation of the website on Wednesday... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC State will be home a lot to start the 2018 football season30 day free trial of unlimited digital access. Best game Florida State, Nov.
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
30 day free trial of unlimited digital access. Best game Florida State, Nov. 3: N.C. State’s win over the Seminoles in Tallahassee last season propelled the Wolfpack to a six-win ACC season, a major accomplishment for Doeren’s program. The... Read more
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Miami New Times
Dade Police Director and Mayor Skip Liberty City Meeting on Gun Violenceand I were kids, the police would come to parks to get to know people," remembe
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
and I were kids, the police would come to parks to get to know people," remembers Sears, whose son was recently murdered in Tallahassee. "They don't do that anymore." You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter(s) - please keep an... Read more
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