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  • A Florida apartment complex clerk was fired after mistaking the body of a tenant for a mannequin and throwing it in a trash bin.
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  • A Florida Walmart employee is facing charges for shooting his co-worker's car in a bizarre incident.
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  • The man acquitted of criminal charges in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin has been charged with assault and battery following his arrest at the home where he lived with his girlfriend in Florida.
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  • A pilot has reported to the Federal Aviation Administration that a passenger fell out of his small plane into the ocean southeast of Miami.
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  • This undated combo of photos provided by the Florida Department. of Corrections shows Joseph Jenkins, left and Charles Walker.
  • Two killers who escaped a Florida prison with bogus documents registered as felons within days of their release, records showed.
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  • George Zimmerman's "not guilty" verdict brought out Valley demonstrators Monday.
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  • The verdict on the George Zimmerman case has drawn mixed reactions here in the Valley.
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  • A jury is starting deliberations in the murder trial of neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, who fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin last year.
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  • A Florida man has died after he was shot on a busy Tampa highway.
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  • Ibragim Todashev, who was being questioned in Orlando by authorities in the Boston bombing probe, was fatally shot Wednesday, when he initiated a violent confrontation, FBI officials said.
  • A man being questioned in the Boston Marathon bombing case was shot to death at his home by an FBI agent Wednesday after turning violent, officials said.
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  • Alleged pedophile, 51-year-old John Shearen arrested in Leesburg, Florida
  • Florida police catch an alleged pedophile with hundreds of thousands of illicit pictures and videos of children.
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  • Neighbors found a 10-year-old Florida boy wandering around naked and authorities say the boy was also drunk.
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  • Now that former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist is a Democrat, pretty much everyone in Florida's political world expects him to seek his old seat.
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  • Authorities say the wife of Trayvon Martin's shooter is being accused of lying to a judge about their finances.
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  • Breaking News from ABC30 in Fresno, California
  • Tropical Storm Debby has made landfall on the northwest coast of Florida.
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  • Fog and brushfire smoke cleared enough Monday to reopen all lanes of a Florida interstate where 10 people died in a mass pileup.
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  • Hurricane Isaac makes landfall in southeast Louisiana with top winds of 80 mph.
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  • Hurricane Isaac pushed water over a rural levee, knocked out power and flooded beach-front roads before dawn in Louisiana and Mississippi as it began a slow, drenching slog inland from the Gulf of Mexico with a newly fortified New Orleans in its path.
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  • Three family members with Valley ties who survived hurricane Katrina lost their Louisiana home to tropical storm Isaac.
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  • A Fresno woman displaced by Katrina seven years ago now worries for the safety of her 93-year old grandmother in New Orleans.
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  • Isaac became a hurricane Tuesday that could flood the coasts of four states with storm surge and heavy rains on its way to New Orleans, where residents hunkered down behind levees fortified after Katrina struck seven years ago this week.
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  • Three states on the gulf coast are under tropical storm warnings right now. Tropical Storm Isaac is on course to reach hurricane strength on Wednesday -- the 7-year anniversary of Katrina, one of the worst natural disasters in U.S. history.
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  • The only questions Tiger Woods fielded before his next tournament came from his fans.
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  • Myranette Boynton, left, and Jamala Mitchell hold a sign during an open forum on police misconduct, sponsored by the NAACP, in Sanford, Fla., Wednesday, March 21, 2012.
  • The police chief who has been bitterly criticized for not arresting a neighborhood watch volunteer in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager temporarily stepped down Thursday, saying he wanted to passions to cool.
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  • Star Wars villain Darth Vader seemed immune to tasers and light sabers but it turns out pepper spray is his weakness.
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  • Cooper lost dog
  • A Sacramento teen is thrilled to hear his lost dog has been found in Florida after it was missing for 2 years.
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