Florida

Tarrah Gibbons
January 22, 2020 - 12:22 pm
Throughout the United States, people have been feeling the cold air, even in some southern states. CNN reports that areas from Louisiana to the Carolinas are seeing temperatures 10 to 15 degrees below normal. But this week, Florida residents are realizing the impact that atypically cold...
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Guns
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AP News
December 20, 2019 - 5:54 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal says that two Florida companies failed to comply with subpoenas seeking records about the sale of large-capacity gun magazines in the state. Magazines over 10 rounds are barred in New Jersey. The Democratic attorney general says the...
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FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2019 file photo, a bicyclist rides past a sign at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. A Florida grand jury looking into last year's Parkland school shooting chided schools, law enforcement and other local jurisdictions over continued "turf wars" that could hamper the response to another crisis. In a report released overnight, the statewide grand jury said the continued squabbling and other "systemic" failures were urgent enough for it to speak out before its term. (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)
December 12, 2019 - 12:30 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida grand jury looking into last year's Parkland school shooting chided schools, law enforcement and other local jurisdictions over continued "turf wars" that could hamper the response to another crisis. In a report released late Wednesday, the statewide grand jury...
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In this Dec. 3, 2019, photo, Mark Barden and his daughter Natalie Barden hold a photograph of Natalie's late brother, Daniel, at their home in Newtown, Conn. Daniel died in the Dec. 14, 2012, Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting that killed 20 first graders and six educators. Natalie, 17, is among Newtown students who have grown up to become young voices in the gun violence prevention movement. (AP Photo/Dave Collins)
Associated Press
December 11, 2019 - 6:05 am
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — They were children themselves when they lost siblings, friends, and schoolmates in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Too young to comprehend the massacre, they spent years in shock and denial. Seven years later, some young people in Newtown, still struggling with the...
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Pensacola shooting
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AP News
December 07, 2019 - 1:10 pm
The Saudi student who fatally shot three people at a U.S. naval base in Florida hosted a dinner party earlier in the week where he and three others watched videos of mass shootings, a U.S. official told The Associated Press on Saturday.
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johnny-lopez
December 06, 2019 - 9:42 am
The art world has gone bananas, literally. An Italian artist duct taped a banana to a wall and sold it for $120,000, according to Artnet . View this post on Instagram -- Maurizio Cattelan's new sculpture 'Comedian' at Art Basel Miami marks the artist's first major debut at an art fair in over 15...
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Pensacola shooting
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Associated Press
December 06, 2019 - 9:17 am
An aviation student from Saudi Arabia opened fire in a classroom building at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola on Friday morning, a U.S. official said, an attack that left three dead in addition to the assailant.
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Becky Galvan, center, consoles her daughter, Ashley Galvan, a 15-year-old sophomore, with her father Jose Chavez outside Waukesha South High School in Waukesha on Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. Gunshots were exchanged between a student and a school resource officer inside Waukesha South High School, according to school officials. (Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)
Associated Press
December 02, 2019 - 6:49 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A police officer shot an armed male student in a classroom at a suburban Milwaukee high school Monday morning after the teenager pointed a gun at officers, a police chief said. Officers performed life-saving measures on the 17-year-old Waukesha South High School student, who is in...
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tarrah-gibbons
November 26, 2019 - 1:43 pm
Step aside Magic Kingdom, White Castle is moving in! The fast-food chain is returning to Florida with a huge restaurant. The world's largest White Castle will open near Walt Disney World, according to Fox35 . IT’S OFFICIAL! Popular fast-food chain White Castle is coming to the Disney area in 2020...
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tarrah-gibbons
November 25, 2019 - 4:01 pm
You have the right to remain adorable. A police officer in South Florida pulled over two tykes behind the wheel after he caught them “speeding.” Officer Clayton Harris turned on his lights and apprehended the boy and girl, both his kids, in a toy truck. “We know how to drive. Bye-Bye!" -- A Florida...
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