Florida | Is the ever-weird Florida man becoming Florida politician?

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Florida‘s penchant for the weird and strange — often manifested in new ways of criminal behavior (think chasing people through a store with a live alligator) — is so prevalent it’s created a cottage industry of chroniclers and followers.

Florida News: Southern District of Florida Charges 124 Individuals Responsible

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Florida – Largest National Health Care Fraud Enforcement Action in Department of Justice History Resulted in Total of 76 Doctors Charged and 84 Opioid Cases Involving More Than 13 Million Illegal Dosages of Opioids. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida; Robert F.

Florida News: Florida Governor Scott – Florida’s Credit Rating Highest in State History

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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Yesterday, Florida Governor Rick Scott announced that Moody’s Investors Service, a leading international credit rating agency, upgraded Florida’s General Obligation (GO) bond rating to Aaa – the highest rating possible.

Florida News: Florida Governor Scott, Southwest Florida Unemployment Rates Remain Low

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Florida employment is as beautiful as its sunsets and wildlife. NAPLES, FL – Florida Governor Rick Scott announced today that unemployment rates in Southwest Florida areas have dropped in the past year.

Florida News: Florida Governor Scott – $616 Million for Affordable Housing and Business Assistance Approved for Florida

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Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Dr. Ben Carson, Governor Rick Scott announced the approval to distribute $616 million to local communities for Florida’s long-term recovery efforts from last year’s hurricane season.

Florida News: Florida Attorney General Bondi’s Memorial Day Statement

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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi released the following statement ahead of Memorial Day weekend: “On Memorial Day, we honor our fallen heroes who gave their lives so we can live free.

Florida News: Governor Scott – Florida’s Unemployment Rate Lowest in Over a Decade

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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Friday, Florida Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.7 percent – the lowest since April 2007 as Florida business have now created 1,595,000 jobs since December 2010. Nearly 1.6 million jobs created since December 2010.

Florida News: South Florida Resident and Colombian National Charged with Violating the Kingpin Act

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Florida – A Miami-Dade County resident and a Colombian national have been charged with narcotics trafficking and money laundering offenses, in violation of the federal Kingpin Act. Greenberg, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, and Robert F.

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Tropical Storm Gordon threatens South Florida

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Weather forecasters have issued storm warnings for portions of South Florida and the Florida Keys. Continue reading Tropical Storm Gordon threatens South Florida at STL.News.

PENETRON Helps Keep Florida Crystal Lagoons Clear

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Augustine, Florida, features a striking layout of beachfront recreation houses around large, man-made lagoons. Continue reading PENETRON Helps Keep Florida Crystal Lagoons Clear at STL.News. Augustine Florida TodayNews Twin Creeks waterproofEAST SETAUKET, N.Y./

Florida News: Florida Attorney General Bondi Announces Settlement with Citibank for Manipulating Interest Rate Benchmarks

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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi Friday announced a multistate settlement with Citibank. Continue reading Florida News: Florida Attorney General Bondi Announces Settlement with Citibank for Manipulating Interest Rate Benchmarks at STL.News.

FLORIDA | FWC helps support educational lionfish exhibits

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FLORIDA– We are excited to announce the opening of a new Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) program. Continue reading FLORIDA | FWC helps support educational lionfish exhibits at STL.News.

FLORIDA | East coast blue crab trap closures start Aug. 10

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FLORIDA– Recreational and commercial blue crab traps must be removed from certain state waters on the east coast of Florida prior to Aug. 10-19, and from all state waters from the Georgia-Florida line through Volusia County Aug.

Potential tropical storm heads toward US Gulf Coast, Florida

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The system is brewing about 175 miles (281 kilometers) east-southeast of Marathon in the Florida Keys. Continue reading Potential tropical storm heads toward US Gulf Coast, Florida at STL.News. A system moving quickly toward the central U.S.

Florida News: Florida Governor Scott Statement on School Shooting in Texas

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Continue reading Florida News: Florida Governor Scott Statement on School Shooting in Texas at STL.News. General Florida florida governor florida news governor scott santa fe school shooting TodayNews

Florida News: FLorida Governor Scott – Floridians Should Pay Attention to Potential Severe Weather

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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Governor Rick Scott today made the following statement regarding the National Hurricane Center’s monitoring of a weather system that could potentially develop into a tropical or sub-tropical depression.

TALLAHASSEE, Florida | Liberal Gillum, Trump-backed DeSantis win Florida primaries

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TALLAHASSEE, Florida — A liberal Florida Democrat pulled off an upset victory while President Donald Trump’s favored candidate cruised to an easy win Tuesday, setting up a fierce showdown for the governor’s mansion in the nation’s largest political battleground.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla| Florida primary includes Trump defender, female trailblazer

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That endorsement was the key reason why Josie Parke, 68, an interior designer in Coral Gables, chose DeSantis in Florida’s primary election Tuesday. Continue reading TALLAHASSEE, Fla| Florida primary includes Trump defender, female trailblazer at STL.News.

Florida News: Sentencings for September 4 – 10, 2018

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Miami, Florida – YUNIEL AGUILA DARIAS, 36, of Miami, Florida was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Continue reading Florida News: Sentencings for September 4 – 10, 2018 at STL.News.

Florida News: Florida Man, Bryan Deneumostier Pleads Guilty to Surreptitiously Producing and Distributing Pornographic Audio and Video Recordings of Himself Engaged in Sexual Activity with At Least 80

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Florida – A Homestead, Florida man who was charged with surreptitiously producing and distributing pornographic audio and video recordings of himself engaging in sexual activity with multiple men, pleaded guilty today in federal court in Miami.

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Florida News: Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi Activates Price Gouging Hotline

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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi today activated Florida’s price gouging hotline for consumers statewide. Florida’s price gouging law only applies within the area of the declared state of emergency, which in this case is all Florida counties.

Florida News: Florida Governor Rick Scott Takes More Action to Combat Algal Blooms

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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Thursday, Florida Governor Rick Scott met with White House Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney to continue advocating for full funding for the repairs to the Herbert Hoover Dike surrounding Lake Okeechobee.

FLORIDA | Lake Piney Z named a Top Mom-Approved Place to Fish and Boat

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FLORIDA– After six weeks of nationwide voting, Tallahassee’s Lake Piney Z Fish Management Area was awarded fourth place in the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation’s contest to rank the Top 10 Mom-Approved Places to Fish and Boat in the nation.

Florida News: Fugitive Lawyer, Michael R. Casey Brought to South Florida to Face Federal Fraud Charges

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Miami, Florida – Michael R. Louis in Miami, Florida. ? Greenberg, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida and Robert F. Continue reading Florida News: Fugitive Lawyer, Michael R.

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Florida News: South Florida Resident Pleads Guilty to Impersonating a Member of the Saudi Royal Family

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Continue reading Florida News: South Florida Resident Pleads Guilty to Impersonating a Member of the Saudi Royal Family at STL.News. The Impersonation Scheme Involved Fake Diplomatic License Plates, Expensive Jewelry, Artwork, Wire Fraud, and International Trips.

Agriculture Groups Take Action After Irma Hits Florida Citrus Crops

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More than half of all Florida citrus crops, particularly oranges, were damaged by Hurricane Irma earlier this month. In comments to The Washington Post , the Florida Department of Citrus, a trade group for the citrus industry, put the damage caused by the storm in stark terms.

Tampa Florida News: Tips Needed to Help Solve Double Homicide

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Continue reading Tampa Florida News: Tips Needed to Help Solve Double Homicide at STL.News. General albertlean east Florida marcus bowden police request public help tampa TodayNews

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MIAMI | Feds: Basketball coach bribed by indicted Florida man

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MIAMI — Federal authorities say a Florida businessman already charged with orchestrating a massive Medicare fraud scheme bribed a former university basketball coach to help get his son admitted to an Ivy League university.

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Florida News: 6,378 Previously Untested Sexual Assault Kits Processed According to AG Pam Bondi

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TALLAHASSEE, FL ­­– Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi today announced the latest progress report outlining the testing of thousands previously unprocessed sexual assault kits. The state legislature approved initial funding to eliminate the backlog during Florida’s 2016 Legislative Session. .

FLORIDA | Know Thy Neighbor; FWC provides important alligator safety advice

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FLORIDA– Alligators become more active during warm weather months, and it’s not uncommon to see them throughout the state. Continue reading FLORIDA | Know Thy Neighbor; FWC provides important alligator safety advice at STL.News.

Florida News: Governor Rick Scott, Since 2014, We Have Invested More Than $300 Million in Cancer Centers

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TAMPA, FL – Thursday, Florida Governor Rick Scott highlighted more than $300 million invested in Florida’s cancer centers since 2014 while at Moffitt Cancer Center. Politics Cancer Florida florida political news moffitt cancer center rick scott TodayNews

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100% Mortgage Financing for Florida First Responders and School Employees

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Roger Lazzarino, a Florida Real Estate Broker [link] and former mortgage lender and author of [link] says that: “This is the most buyer friendly institutionally sponsored down payment assistance mortgage program in the entire United States, let alone the State of Florida.”

Florida News: Florida Governor Scott – FDOT Begins Process for Privately Funded High-Speed Rail from Orlando to Tampa

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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Yesterday, Florida Governor Rick Scott announced that the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has begun the process to allow for private investment in a high-speed rail connection from Orlando to Tampa.

Florida Realtors®: June is National Homeownership Month

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June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — June is National Homeownership Month, a time of year when Florida Realtors, Realtors across the U.S. Continue reading Florida Realtors®: June is National Homeownership Month at STL.News. ORLANDO, Fla.,

Florida News: Neil Timothy Aho,Former South Florida Resident Sentenced to 17 Years in Prison for Distributing Child Pornography

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Florida – On June 1, 2018, Neil Timothy Aho, 45, of Menlo Park, California, was sentenced to 17 years in prison and a lifetime of supervised release for distributing child pornography.

Florida News: Florida Resident, Dustin Allen Hughes Charged with Religious Obstruction Offenses in Connection with Mosque Bomb Threats

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Continue reading Florida News: Florida Resident, Dustin Allen Hughes Charged with Religious Obstruction Offenses in Connection with Mosque Bomb Threats at STL.News. General bomb threats Department of Justice DOJ dustin allen hughes Florida florida news TodayNews

JACKSON, Wyo | Wyoming guide dead after bear attack; Florida hunter hurt

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Teton County spokesman Billy Kirk said the client, Corey Chubon of Florida, suffered leg, chest and arm injuries and was flown to a Jackson hospital. Continue reading JACKSON, Wyo | Wyoming guide dead after bear attack; Florida hunter hurt at STL.News. JACKSON, Wyo.

WASHINGTON | Florida officials want info about election hacking claims

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WASHINGTON— Florida officials want more information from the U.S. Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner sent a letter requesting the information Thursday to Sen. Continue reading WASHINGTON | Florida officials want info about election hacking claims at STL.News.

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Alaska man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting

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MIAMI — An Alaska man will spend the rest of his life in prison for the January 2017 Florida airport shooting that left five people dead and six wounded, a federal judge ordered Friday. Continue reading Alaska man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting at STL.News.

WASHINGTON | Trump rallying support for Florida gubernatorial candidate

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WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump is wading into Florida’s internal Republican politics, joining his endorsed candidate for governor in a competitive primary. Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump rallying support for Florida gubernatorial candidate at STL.News.

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South Florida Office Dollar Volume Surges in 2Q 2018: 2Q 2018 Vizzda/MIAMI Realtors Commercial Report Released

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South Florida office dollar volume rose to its highest value in the past three quarters, according to the new 2Q 2018 The Quarterly Report – South Florida Commercial Real Estate released by data firm Vizzda (Visual Data) and the MIAMI Association of Realtors Commercial (MIAMI Commercial).

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FLORIDA | Fish and Wildlife Conservation approves new course requirements for airboat operators carrying passengers for hire

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At its June 19-20 meeting in Sarasota, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved new course requirements for airboat operators carrying passengers for hire.

Florida News: Tampa Florida Traffic & Parking Advisory for Downtown Tampa August 3rd, 4th and 5th due to Tampa Bay Comic Con

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Continue reading Florida News: Tampa Florida Traffic & Parking Advisory for Downtown Tampa August 3rd, 4th and 5th due to Tampa Bay Comic Con at STL.News. General Florida florida news tampa tampa comic con TodayNews traffic & parking advisory traffic advisory

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