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Sheriff's Deputies Hand Out $100 Bills Instead Of Traffic Tickets

Reuters | Lee Moran | Posted 12.21.2015 | Good News

ATLANTA, Dec 18 (Reuters) - Sheriff's deputies in a Georgia community are targeting drivers in need of some cheer and issuing $100 bills instead of tr...

David Lohr

Authorities Investigating Whether Murder Of Indiana Student Hannah Wilson, Disappearance Of Lauren Spierer Linked | David Lohr | Posted 04.30.2015 | Crime

Authorities in Indiana are trying to determine if a link exists between the recent slaying of Indiana University student Hannah Wilson and the unsolve...

Missing Michigan Woman's Skeletal Remains Found

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 04.28.2015 | Crime

Authorities in Michigan have positively identified skeletal remains found in a rural area as those of Chelsea Bruck, a 22-year-old Michigan woman who ...

Wisconsin Police Chief Accused Of Harassing Tea Party Protester

Associated Press | Todd Richmond | Posted 07.18.2014 | Crime

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A western Wisconsin police chief was charged Thursday with a misdemeanor for allegedly registering a tea party leader for solic...

Which Illinois Counties Have the Highest Median Income?

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 05.11.2014 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

The progressive tax versus flat tax debate is raging on -- if Illinois moves towards a progressive tax system, where taxes vary based on income, counties with higher median incomes will probably have a lot to say.

Imagine An Amazing Park Here

Florida Keys Keynoter | Ryan Mccarthy | Posted 07.22.2013 | Miami

Refurbishing the old Seven Mile Bridge would increase tourism, create jobs, boost the Middle Keys economy and increase tax revenue for state and local...

Republican Pushes Back Against Rick Scott

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2012 | Politics

* 2011 law cut number of early-voting days from 12 to eight * Florida county official won't implement change By Michael ...

WATCH: Shark Attack In Lower Keys

Posted 06.16.2012 | Miami

A fishing trip turned bloody on Friday when a shark bit a man on the calf in the Florida Keys, according to Monroe County Sheriff's Office. Deputie...

MASSIVE Cockfighting Ring Busted In Keys

Posted 05.25.2012 | Miami

During a drug bust at Rockland Key apartments on Thursday, Monroe County Sheriff investigators stumbled upon what appeared to be a massive cockfightin...

PHOTO: Local Sponge Fisherman's Creepy Underwater Find

Posted 04.23.2012 | Miami

The 100th anniversary of the Titanic's sinking and the re-release of James Cameron's blockbuster have everyone on edge about finding old bones in the ...

Fantasy Fest Queen Narced Out By Key West Neighbors

Posted 12.19.2011 | Miami

After neighbors' reports of suspicious activity, the reigning Fantasy Fest Queen of Key West was arrested on drug charges last Friday. Police spotted ...

Florida Private Island Listed At $12 Million (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 12.06.2011 | Miami

OK, let's divide the world into two groups: The mundane who come up with lists of the three things they'd bring to their paradise island and those of ...

Man Dies After Snorting Mysterious Substance He Found Floating In Water

Posted 10.01.2011 | Crime

A 53-year-old Florida man died after allegedly snorting a mystery substance he found floating in the water on a fishing trip with his brother. The...

NY Congresswoman Endorses Caroline Kennedy's Bid For Senate

Erin Medlicott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erin Medlicott

Rep. Slaughter believes Kennedy can learn about the issues of upstate New York, just as Hillary Clinton did during her term as the junior senator from New York.