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Universal sued over performer ‘flashing white supremacist sign in photos with girls of color’

Two families are suing Universal Orlando for $30,000 after an actor dressed as the Despicable Me villain Gru allegedly flashed a ‘white power’ sign in photos with young girls of color. The lawsuit filed in Orange County, Florida on June 23 includes the photos from February and March 2019 with the character making an upside-down […]

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$25 million robot dolphins could replace captive animals at marine life parks

A 250 kilogram robot dolphin costing $25.54 million each could replace the animals in controversial sea life parks. The 2.5-metre creations are clad in medical-grade silicone and can swim underwater and behave just like their real-life counterparts, even performing tricks for crowds. The brainchild of an animatronic company which has made creatures for Hollywood blockbusters […]

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Retired American pilot admits to ‘obscene act’ in cockpit mid-flight

A former US airline pilot has admitted committing a “lewd, indecent, or obscene act” during a flight last year. Michael Haak, 60, exposed himself to the female first officer in the cockpit and watched pornography on a laptop, prosecutors said. As the Southwest Airlines flight continued, Haak engaged in further “inappropriate conduct” in the cockpit. […]

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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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‘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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Two women disguise themselves as seniors to get Covid19 vaccination shot

Two women who dressed up to make themselves appear as older adults to get coronavirus vaccinations were turned away and issued trespass warnings in Orlando, officials said. Dr. Raul Pino, state health officer in Orange County said the women disguised themselves on Wednesday with bonnets, gloves and glasses. Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Michelle Guido told the […]

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Burger King worker shot dead over delay in food order

A Burger King worker was fatally shot dead after a dispute over a food order delay. The victim was identified as 22-year-old Desmond Armond Joshua Jr, who had only recently begun working at the restaurant. The Orange County Sheriff’s Office identified the shooter in a news release Sunday as 37-year-old Kelvis Rodriguez Tormes. Authorities said […]

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Walt Disney World to reopen in Orlando starting July 11

Florida officials have approved plans for a phased reopening of Walt Disney World in Orlando starting on July 11, according to a memo from a state agency said. The successful reopening of its parks is a signal event for Disney and the rest of the world as governments and companies strategize how to move out […]