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Small plane crashes into Florida house with 3 aboard

April 25, 2016

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a small plane with three people aboard crashed into a Florida home. more »»

Sheriff promises fair investigation into black man's death

April 25, 2016

FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida sheriff investigating a local police department's fatal shooting of a black motorist said his detectives will conduct a fair, open and thorough inquiry.

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Florida to run radio ads bashing California's higher wages

April 25, 2016

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida is going to start airing radio ads criticizing California's decision to raise the minimum wage. more »»

The Latest: Dad of teen lost at sea will share phone data

April 25, 2016

TEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the recovery of a cellphone from a boat belonging to two Florida teens who went missing last summer (all times local):

3:30 p.m. more »»

Dad with 6-year-old in house faces down SWAT team; boy OK

April 25, 2016

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Police say a 6-year-old boy is safe after his father barricaded them inside a St. Petersburg home in a confrontation with police.

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Suspended officer: Instagram posts 'taken out of context'

April 25, 2016

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida sheriff's lieutenant who was suspended over online posts that were deemed racist has told internal affairs investigators they were taken out of context. more »»

Florida News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am

April 25, 2016

Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Florida. more »»

Mom of missing Florida teen fisherman wants iPhone data

April 25, 2016

TEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — The mother of one of two Florida teens who went missing at sea is asking the state attorney to get involved in a feud over the other boy's cellphone. more »»

6-year-old boy safe after father has standoff with police

April 25, 2016

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Police say a 6-year-old boy is safe after his father barricaded them inside a St. Petersburg home.

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Spooked horse rescued after ending up in Miami canal

April 25, 2016

MIAMI (AP) — A horse got spooked by a black construction tarp blowing in the wind and ended up in a South Florida canal.

The Miami Herald (http://hrld. more »»

2 Florida candidates for US Senate will meet in open debate

April 25, 2016

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Two U.S. Senate candidates from Florida are going to square off in an "open debate" where the questions will be chosen by public vote.

U.S. Reps. more »»

Man arrested, accused of shooting father in front of kids

April 25, 2016

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a St. Petersburg man has been jailed on charges that he killed a man in front of the victim's kids outside a barber shop. more »»

Boy rescues girl from drowning in Deerfield Beach pool

April 25, 2016

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A boy has rescued a girl from drowning in a community pool in Deerfield Beach. more »»

Sherwood Bedding to locate mattress factory in Kentucky

April 25, 2016

WALTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin's office says Sherwood Bedding will locate a mattress production factory in northern Kentucky, creating up to 150 jobs. more »»

Islanders beat Panthers 2-1 in 2OTs to end playoff drought

April 25, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — John Tavares tied it in the final minute of regulation and got the winner at 10:41 of the second overtime, leading the New York Islanders past the Florida Panthers 2-1 Sunday nigh... more »»

Captain calls finding boat of Florida teens "stroke of luck"

April 24, 2016

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Norwegian ship captain has told a newspaper it was a "stroke of luck" that he discovered the boat of two teenagers lost at sea last July. more »»

Bubble burst: Florida man using "hydropod" at sea rescued

April 24, 2016

MIAMI (AP) — A Florida man trying to reach Bermuda again in an inflatable bubble agreed to be voluntarily rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard. more »»

 
 
 

 

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