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Tropical Storm Gordon Brings Hurricane Watch To Gulf Coast
By Jennifer Kay, AP
Gordon is expected to strengthen into a hurricane when it hits the central U.S. Gulf Coast this week.
Massive, Menacing Lizard Terrorizes South Florida Family
Zach Lieberman says "Godzilla's smaller cousin" is wreaking havoc at his house.
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Fourth Arrest Made In Rapper XXXTentacion’s Shooting Death
Trayvon Newsome was the last of four suspects or persons of interest in the South Florida rapper's violent death.
Rapper XXXTentacion Shot Dead In Florida
Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy was facing criminal charges from a 2016 domestic violence case.
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We’re Not Ready For Hurricane Season, And It’s 8 Weeks Away
By Eric Holthaus, Grist
Puerto Rico, Texas and Florida are still recovering from last year’s hurricanes.
South Florida High School Massacre
The 18th school shooting of 2018 struck South Florida, leaving at least 17 dead and 15 injured. The suspect, a former student, has been charged with murder.
The Best (And Most Affordable) Winter Honeymoon Destinations
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1. Santiago, Chile
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Haitians In Florida Protest Trump's 'Shithole' Comments, Demand Apology
The president was spending MLK Jr. Day at his golf resort.
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Judge Halts Razing Of Miami Forest Eyed For Walmart Center
Environmentalists say the land's development would harm 20 endangered plants and animals.
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Florida's Teacher Gap Is No Mystery
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There is no reason to be surprised that Florida teachers are “fleeing.”
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Nobody Is Really Sure How Obamacare Enrollment Is Going This Year
The early signs look good. It's not clear how much they mean.
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Florida Man Pleads Guilty To Hate Crime For Phoned In Mosque Threat
Gerald Wallace could face up to 20 years behind bars.
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The Florida Nursing Home Disaster Could Have Happened Almost Anywhere
Many of America’s nursing homes are unprepared for catastrophes like Hurricane Irma.
South Florida Immigrants And Communities Of Color Still Struggling To Recover Post-Irma
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By Thomas Kennedy In the last couple of weeks, Floridians have struggled with Hurricane Irma and its aftermath. Foreseeing
Hurricane Irma's Tiniest Victims Are Getting Vital Help
Orphaned raccoons. Battered owls. Confused boobies. Roughly 350 animals are being treated at the South Florida Wildlife Center.
Hundreds Of Dogs And Cats Are Evacuating Storm-Hit Florida In Search Of Homes
Shelters are overwhelmed with animals in Irma’s wake, including some found tied up outside in the hurricane.
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As Much Of Miami Returns To Normal, Little Havana Sits In Darkness
"It's hard not to be envious when you look around and see lights everywhere. Meanwhile, you've got a candle that's burning. It's frustrating," one resident said.
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Video Shows Brave Rescue Of Couple Trying To Ride Out Irma On A Sailboat
The local sheriff cited it as an example of how people can "put our deputies in jeopardy" by ignoring storm warnings.
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