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Fmr. Florida Owner Of 50 Gas Stations Sentenced For Wire Fraud

A Florida man who owned as many as 50 gas stations has been sentenced to federal prison over his conviction for wire fraud.


American Flag (Source: Darrell Ingham /Allsport)

Florida State Capitol Could Get A Beirut Memorial

Florida lawmakers may approve a plan to add a memorial in the state capitol commemorating those who died in a 1983 Beirut bombing.


(Source: Disney World)

Instructor’s Death At Thrill Ride Car Track 3rd In Past Year

TaVon Watson, for his 24th birthday, wanted a thrill ride so he headed to the Exotic Driving Experience track at Walt Disney World.


(Source: AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis)

Embry Riddle Student Arrested For Threating To Kill Professor

A Florida student is under arrest, accused of threatening to kill his professor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.


Source: CBS4

Florida Man Crushed In A Garbage Truck

A Florida man found dead in a landfill had been sleeping in a trash bin when he was crushed, officials near Daytona Beach said.


Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

Marine Who Was Held In Mexican Jail Now Facing DUI Charge

A retired marine from Weston who was jailed in Mexico for illegally entering the country with firearms has been charged with driving under the influence, according to Georgia authorities.


Kurt Busch

Kurt Busch Appeals To Save His NASCAR Career

Kurt Busch will miss the Daytona 500, and finds himself once again fighting for his career.


Cars race during qualifying for the 57th Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 15, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida.  (Source: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

NASCAR Tweaks Qualifying Procedures At Daytona

It’s been an interesting week in Daytona as the 2015 NASCAR season is just getting started.


DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 13:  NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kyle Larson poses for a stylized portrait during the 2014 NASCAR Media Day at Daytona International Speedway on February 13, 2014 in Daytona Beach, Florida.  (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Kyle Larson Ready To Become NASCAR’s New Superstar

As Jeff Gordon winds down his long career, the kid who grew up idolizing him is just getting started.


Ebony Wilkerson, who drove her minivan, with her three children inside, through a Florida beach and into the ocean has been charged with attempted murder and aggravated child abuse. Source: Volusia County Corrections

Defense: Release For Mom Who Drove Into Ocean

A mother accused of driving her three children into the ocean off Daytona Beach testified Wednesday during a hearing to determine whether she should be forcibly confined.