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Mother of Slain Florida Teen Shot During Her Sons Burial Service

Officials say that an unknown gunman fired into a crowd during the burial service of a teenager who was fatally shot by a Florida sheriff’s deputy earlier this month. Florida Today reported that the bullet wounded the deceased teen’s mother. Shots were fired as guests gathered at Riverview Memorial Gardens …

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A Florida Couple Is Accused Of Brutal Attack On A Child

Argelio Pupo and Morgan Keene

A Florida couple is behind bars after being accused of forcing sex on a child. According to Spectrum News13, a Kissimmee firefighter Argelio Pupo, 32, and his wife Morgan Keene, 27, are being held without bond on charges of capital sexual battery of a child under 12, aggravated child abuse, and neglect …

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Disney Laying Off 32,000 Workers

32,000 workers will be laid off from the Walt Disney Company. According to the Securities and Exchange Commission, the lay-offs will happen in the first half of 2021. Employees at Disneyland in Southern California are being furloughed due to the surge in Coronavirus cases, and there is still uncertainty about …

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Gov. DeSantis Extends Executive Order Blocking Business Shutdowns

Ron Desantis

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has extended his September order, which prevents businesses from shutting down due to the coronavirus pandemic. On Tuesday, the governor issued a two-page extension stating that Florida continues to suffer economic harm as a result of COVID-19 related closures. The governor believes that “Floridians should not …

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Florida Bar Shut Down After Being Packed With Maskless Patrons

A popular Florida bar was forced to shut down over the weekend after photos and videos showed hundreds of patrons gathered close together without wearing masks. Footage from the Wharf, an outdoor bar located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, was taken on Friday and Saturday. The images showed how packed the …

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Tropical Storm Eta Causes Flooding Through South Florida

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Tropical Storm Eta pushed through South Florida overnight, drenching the region with rain, causing flooding, and leaving many without electricity. According to the National Weather Service, more than 13 inches of rain fell in some areas. Eta is the first storm in 22 years to make landfall in November in …

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Florida Deputies Remove An Alligator From School’s Playground

Recess at a Florida elementary school was interrupted when a small alligator was discovered hanging out on the school’s playground. The gator paid the Everglades Elementary School a visit on Wednesday, as documented on the Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page. “Although the mascot at Everglades Elementary School is an …

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