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This photo provided by Broward Sheriff's Office shows Dedrick Devonshay Williams. The Broward Sheriff's Office said in a news release sent Thursday, June 21, 2018, that Dedrick Devonshay Williams was arrested shortly before 7 p.m.
Broward Sheriff's Office via AP
June 21, 2018 - 11:10 am
By Freida Frisaro and Terry Spencer, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida have arrested a suspect in the killing of rising rap star XXXTentacion, who was fatally shot in his luxury BMW electric car as he left an upscale motorcycle dealership. Dedrick Devonshay...
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Broward County Public Schools Chief School Performance & Accountability Officer shared this photo of Jimmy Fallon with graduates at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School  graduation on June 3, 3018.
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June 03, 2018 - 6:31 pm
By Dakin Andone FLORIDA (CNN) -- The seniors of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were greeted by a surprise guest speaker at their graduation on Sunday. "Today you're graduating from high school," said Jimmy Fallon, host of NBC's "The Tonight Show," offering students a little bit of comic...
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Hurricane Irma hits Miami
AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee
June 01, 2018 - 11:05 am
By Joe Reedy, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's governor and Legislature promised a dizzying array of fixes following the devastation of last year's hurricanes. But heading into a new storm season, the state has enacted only a few changes — the largest aimed at protecting seniors...
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credit cards
May 29, 2018 - 11:31 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York state comptroller's office says the nation's four most-populated states carry the highest total amount of credit card debt, with California leading the way followed by Texas, Florida and New York. Democratic Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says in a report released...
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subtropical depression Alberto
CNN
May 29, 2018 - 8:11 am
By Madison Park and Darran Simon, CNN (CNN) -- Alberto was downgraded to a subtropical depression Monday night, after drenching the Southeast with rain and killing at least two people. Despite weakening to a depression, the threat from Alberto remained from possible flooding and heavy rains. Storm...
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Gulfport, Miss., residents shovel sand into bags at a Harrison County Road Department sand bagging location, while preparing for Subtropical Storm Alberto to make its way through the Gulf of Mexico, Saturday, May 26, 2018.
(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
May 26, 2018 - 7:05 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Florida, Alabama and Mississippi launched emergency preparations Saturday ahead of the arrival of Subtropical Storm Alberto, a slow-moving system expected to cause wet misery across the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast over the holiday weekend. Cuba was being pounded by rain...
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a customer looking at an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle
Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA
May 24, 2018 - 9:07 pm
(CNN) -- The families of two victims in the shootign at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School are suing the manufacturer and the seller of the gun used in the massacre. They filed a lawsuit in Broward County Circuit Court. They're also asking the courts to clarify the Florida statute that protects...
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This illustration made available by NASA on March 29, 2018 shows the twin Mars Cube One (MarCO) spacecraft flying over Mars with Earth and the sun in the distance. The MarCOs will be the first CubeSats - a kind of modular, mini-satellite - flown into deep
NASA/JPL-Caltech via AP
May 05, 2018 - 9:53 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A robotic geologist armed with a hammer and quake monitor rocketed toward Mars on Saturday, aiming to land on the red planet and explore its mysterious insides. In a twist, NASA launched the Mars InSight lander from California rather than Florida's Cape Canaveral. It was...
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President Donald Trump talks with reporters on Air Force One
AP Photo/Susan Walsh
May 04, 2018 - 2:16 pm
By Catherine Lucey, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — Taking a break from the escalating pressures of the Russia probe and the Stormy Daniels case, President Donald Trump returned to his supporters at the National Rifle Association's annual convention on Friday. Trump, speaking on Air Force One on the...
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Apr 14, 2018; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Nick Williams (right) and Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Maikel Franco (left) celebrate scoring with teammates in the dugout during the fifth inning of the game against the Ta
Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports
April 14, 2018 - 9:33 pm
By DICK SCANLON ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jake Arrieta won his first game for the Philadelphia Phillies and rookies J.P. Crawford and Scott Kingery drove in two runs each Saturday night in a 9-4 win over the Tampa Bay Rays. It was the fifth straight win for the Phillies. Arrieta (1-0) gave up...
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