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Multiple people injured after ‘dispute’ leads to gun fight at Florida mall

At least three people were injured after a ‘dispute’ which led to gun fire at an upscale mall in Florida on Saturday. The Aventura Police Department said shots rang out around 3.39pm after they believe a fight between two groups of people broke out inside the mall sending crowds scattering. The fight escalated after a […]

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Four astronauts splash in the Gulf of Mexico off Florida after spending 6 months in space

Four astronauts have returned to Earth from the International Space Station, in what was Nasa’s first night-time landing in 53 years. The crew consist of three Nasa astronauts and one from Japan’s space agency Jaxa, who spent almost six months in space. They flew back in SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Resilience and splash-landed off Panama City, […]

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Florida’s legislature approves controversial bill to fine social media platforms for banning politicians

Both houses of Florida’s legislature approved a new controversial bill that would stop tech giants from de-platforming politicians. The legislation allows platforms to suspend accounts, but only for 14 days, and could fine the platforms as much as $250,000 per day for violating the law. NetChoice, a group that promotes free expression on the internet, […]

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Nurse accused of theft appears on virtual court hearing giving butt injection

The coronavirus pandemic has moved physical meetings over virtual platforms and often goof-ups are captured which go viral. In one such incident, a nurse from Florida was seen performing a butt injection on a man when she appeared for her virtual court hearing. Niruka was appearing for a case of a third-degree grand theft charge. […]

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Hit-and-run: Woman who killed New York judge in car accident claims she is Harry Potter

A 23-year-old woman from Florida, claiming to be Harry Potter, has been charged in a hit-and-run case that killed a New York federal judge and seriously injured a six-year-old boy on April 9. Nastasia Snape was driving near the intersection of North Ocean Boulevard when her car veered across the traffic to the south-bound lane, […]

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WATCH: Trappers rescue 10 foot alligator hiding under car parked in Florida

A giant alligators rescued by trappers is going viral on the internet. On March 31, a 10 feet and 2 inches long alligator was found hiding under the car parked at the apartment complex in Tampa, Florida. As soon as the locals spotted the animal, they informed the authorities. Police and wildlife officials immediately rushed […]

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Florida officials race to drain wastewater reservoir on the brink of collapse

Emergency crews are working to prevent the collapse of a wastewater reservoir’s leaky containment wall near Tampa Bay, Florida, after officials warned of an imminent threat of flooding over the weekend. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers worked with local public safety teams to drain the Piney Point reservoir, which holds about 480 million gallons, […]

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Man who went to fix clothes dryer, finds dead snake inside

A Florida family called a repair man after their clothes dryer began to blow a lot of lint, who then discovered a dead snake in the compartment. The family had sought Sea Star Air and Appliances to fix the dryer. Repairman Darrell Cobble came to their home to take a look. He told Alyson Pring […]

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Mar-a-Lago: Donald Trump’s resort-cum-residence partially closes after Covid-19 outbreak

Donald Trump’s resort residence Mar-a-Lago was partially closed after some staff members tested positive for Covid-19, US media reported. The Florida resort has served as the former president’s official residence since he left office in January. The club said in a statement that the Beach Club and a la carte dining room were closed, but […]

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Florida couple launch free beer scheme to get to know neighbours

A Florida couple who wanted to get to know their neighbours amid the coronavirus pandemic launched an offer that not many refuse – free beer. Amanda and Thomas Evans decided to move from Fort Myers to nearby Cape Coral just before the pandemic started last year. They were not sure when they would get to […]

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‘Won’t Split Republican Vote’: Donald Trump cancels launch of new political party

Former US President Donald Trump has changed his mind about starting a new political party, telling it would split the Republican vote. Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida on Sunday the 74-year-old dismissed any idea that he might start a new political party as “fake news”. “Wouldn’t that be brilliant? […]

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Florida county commissioner manipulated vaccine list to include herself and wealthy zip codes

A commissioner who provided special “VIP” access to coronavirus vaccines at a state-run site in Manatee County apologised. Manatee County Commissioner Vanessa Baugh had worked with the governor’s office to set up a pop-up vaccination site for residents in the 34202 and 34211 zip codes, two of Manatee County’s wealthiest areas. Normally, Manatee County’s wait […]