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  • A Florida man suffocated his young, crying son so he could play video games on his Xbox and watch TV.
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  • After a bear mauled a woman in the driveway of her Florida home, wildlife officials said they killed five of the animals.
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  • The man authorities say fled after causing a deadly crash at a Florida day care center has surrendered.
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  • The SUV driver accused of causing a car to crash into a Florida day care surrendered to authorities Thursday.
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  • The timeless Disney tune "It's a Small World" that wafts through our memories from past theme park vacations turns 50 this year.
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  • Florida State University is under investigation by the U.S. Department of Education for possible Title IX violations in its response to sexual violence complaints.
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  • A pregnant South Carolina woman who drove her car into the ocean with her three children inside will be allowed to receive in-hospital psychiatric care until a doctor says she's fit to return to jail.
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  • Jeb Bush gets the question at just about every public appearance these days: Will you run for president?
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  • Murder suspect also texted in theater
  • A former police officer accused of killing a man in a movie theater during a dispute over texting had used his own phone to send a message to his son minutes before the shooting, according to documents released Thursday by Florida prosecutors.
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  • A May 5 trial date has been set for Justin Bieber in the Florida case charging him with driving under the influence, resisting arrest and possessing an invalid driver's license.
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  • Mom accused of driving into surf goes before judge
  • A pregnant Florida mother who drove her minivan filled with her three children in it into the Atlantic Ocean on Tuesday has been charged with attempted murder, authorities said.
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  • What drove a mother to send her minivan full of kids hurling into the ocean? It's a question today for investigators in Daytona Beach, Florida, after a frantic rescue that was caught on tape.
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  • A pregnant woman who drove a minivan carrying her three young children into the ocean off Florida had talked about demons.
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  • A family from South Carolina is safe after their minivan became submerged in the Atlantic surf on Florida's Daytona Beach.
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  • Drivers stuck in traffic on a Miami expressway rushed to help a woman whose 5-month-old baby stopped breathing.
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  • A juror from the trial over a Florida teen's death after a loud-music argument says most of the panel wanted a murder conviction.
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  • A Florida jury's inability to agree on a murder charge will give prosecutors and defense attorneys fodder for their next moves.
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  • The agent for Andrew McDonald, a former Miami Dolphins lineman who is identified as Player A in the investigation of the racially charged bullying scandal, said Saturday that his client is "disappointed his name has become associated with this story."
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nfl, bullying, florida, sports
  • Officials from Spirit Airlines say a plane heading to the Atlantic City Airport from Florida was struck by lightning Thursday night.
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  • The fate of a man accused of shooting a teenager to death over loud music now rests in the hands of a Florida jury.
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  • The Trending Channel
  • Two Tampa Bay area women are now back in possession of their own wedding dresses nine years after a mix-up got them switched.
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  • The Florida man charged with fatally shooting a 17-year-old boy after an argument over loud music testified Tuesday that he thought he saw the barrel of a gun from the teen's SUV and that he feared for his life before firing his weapon.
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  • Prosecutors rested their case Monday in the trial of a Florida man charged with killing a teen after an argument over loud music.
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  • Action News Online
  • Nine bullet holes were found in an SUV in which a teen was killed after an argument with a man on trial for murder over loud music.
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  • A trial date has been set for Justin Bieber in Miami for his recent arrest on charges of driving under the influence, resisting arrest and driving with an invalid license.
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  • A 79-year-old woman attempting to maneuver in a Florida parking lot backed into a group of people Sunday, killing 3 people.
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  • A South Florida officer is under investigation for attempting to take a photograph of Justin Bieber while he was in custody on DUI and other charges.
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  • Florida Republican Congressman Trey Radel is resigning, two months after he pleaded guilty to a charge of cocaine possession.
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  • For more than a year, Justin Bieber has had more tabloid hits than Billboard hits: The singer's music career has taken a backseat to his wild boy antics, and a new arrest for a DUI charge marks a new low for the Grammy-nominated pop star.
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  • When he debuted five years ago, Justin Bieber was a mop-haired heartthrob, clean cut and charming.
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  • Justin Bieber appears in court via video feed, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, in Miami. Bieber was released from jail Thursday following his arrest on charges of driving under the influence, driving with an expired license and resisting arrest. Police say they stopped the 19-year-old pop star while he was drag-racing down a Miami Beach street before dawn. (AP Photo/The Miami Herald, Walter Michot, Pool)
  • See unedited video of Justin Bieber's court appearance on DUI and other charges.
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  • Read the report from the officer who arrested Justing Bieber in Miami Beach, Florida.
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  • A Florida sheriff says Curtis Reeves' praiseworthy career doesn't offset the severity of the murder he allegedly committed.
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  • Curtis Reeves was ordered held without bond in Monday's deadly theater shooting. He said "he was in fear of being attacked."
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  • Police say Curtis Reeves was sitting behind 43-year-old Chad Oulson and his wife when the argument started.
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  • January 14, 2014: 71-year-old Curtis Reeves appeared via closed-circuit television in a Florida court.  The retired police officer was ordered held without bond on a charge that he shot a man dead in a Florida movie theater.
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  • Former Florida State football coach Bobby Bowden's grandson was one of two men killed when their car flipped into a small ditch off a central Florida road, officials said Thursday.
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  • Police say burglars broke into a Florida woman's home and stole her children's gifts from under the tree and the family's new puppy.
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  • The Trending Channel
  • Florida wildlife officials say a man tried to trade a live alligator for beer at a Miami convenience store.
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  • A man faces burglary and tampering charges after an X-ray machine revealed a dark mass near his stomach while he was being booked into jail.
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  • George Zimmerman
  • Prosecutors say they will not file domestic violence charges against George Zimmerman after his girlfriend said in a sworn statement she did not want to pursue the case.
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  • George Zimmerman
  • Prosecutors are considering whether to move forward with domestic violence charges against George Zimmerman even though his girlfriend is asking them not to do so.
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  • A lawyer for Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston says the Heisman hopeful is relieved he will not face charges in a sexual assault case and now even more focused on football.
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  • Wildlife workers in boats struggled to coax nearly four dozen whales out of dangerous shallow waters in Florida's Everglades National Park.
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  • The prosecutor overseeing the investigation of sexual assault allegations against Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston said Wednesday that it is completed.
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  • Action News Online
  • Officials say a suspect has been taken into custody after a student was shot at an Orlando-area high school.
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