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Health Dep’t Confirms Outbreak Of Respiratory Illness

The state’s health department has confirmed an outbreak of adenovirus, a highly contagious respiratory illness that commonly causes cold-like symptoms, pneumonia, sore throat and diarrhea in Lee County.

05/04/2015

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Surgical, Recovery Centers Get Aid In House

Despite objections from the hospital industry, a House panel Tuesday approved a bill that would allow patients to stay overnight at ambulatory surgical centers and open the door for longer-term “recovery care centers.”

03/10/2015

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Man Brings Body Of Neighbor To Lawyer’s Office

It’s not often when a lawyer sees firsthand what his client claims to have done, but that was the case on Wednesday.

03/05/2015

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Lawmakers Look To Keep Pain Clinic Regulations

Florida lawmakers appear to be moving quickly to keep in place regulations that were approved to help curb widespread problems with prescription-drug abuse and trafficking.

03/04/2015

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Florida Charity Looks For Gold Coin

Employees at a South Florida charity are waiting for a holiday miracle for the 10th year.

11/29/2014

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Florida Gov. To Scale Back Inaugural Festivities

No ball. No parade. No champagne. Florida Gov. Rick Scott is scaling back the inaugural festivities after winning his second term.

11/19/2014

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Toys R Us Pulls ‘Breaking Bad’ Dolls Following Florida Mom’s Petition

Toys R Us has decided to stop selling collectible dolls based on the hit series “Breaking Bad” following a Florida mother’s campaign against the sale of the dolls.

10/21/2014

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Dad Dead In River, Daughter’s Body Found In Home

Lee County authorities are investigating the death of a little girl and her father in southwest Florida.

09/09/2014

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Florida Home Price Data Is Mixed Bag

The latest data on home prices is a mixed bag for Florida.

08/30/2014

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Florida Man Admits Producing, Selling Ricin

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSMiami/AP) — A Florida man who admitted he produced and sold potentially deadly toxins and planned to kill a woman in London faces up to life in prison.

08/12/2014

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