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Florida Deputy Accused Of Beating Handcuffed Inmate

A federal grand jury has indicted a Florida deputy accused of beating a handcuffed inmate.


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Ex-Florida Officer Acquitted Of Beating Suspect

A former Florida police officer was acquitted of beating a suspect.


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Identified Remains Prompt Reopening Of 1993 Cold Case

A woman’s remains recently identified have prompted Boca Raton detectives to reopen a cold case from 1993.


South Florida resident Robert Van Winkle, also known as Vanilla Ice, has been arrested, charged with burglary and grand theft. (Courtesy: Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office)

Vanilla Ice Accepts Plea Deal In Burglary Case

Vanilla Ice, in an effort to avoid charges of grand theft, has accepted a plea deal to perform community service.


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State Investigating Cyber-Attack On FSA Testing System

South Florida students did not encounter any technical issues Monday while taking the state’s new standardized test, however, the state’s top law enforcement agency is investigating testing delays caused by cyber-attacks on a server used to administer the Florida Standards Assessment (FSA).

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Fourth Day Of FSA Test Problems In Miami-Dade

Another day of technical glitches as students gave Florida’s new standardized test another shot Thursday morning.


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4 Fantasy 5 Players Win Jackpot Worth $57,384.10 Each

Four people in Florida may have a little extra pep in their step this Friday after winning a jackpot worth $57,384.10 each in the “Fantasy 5.”


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Florida Ports Want Help In Luring Shipping Firms

The top lobbying group for Florida’s seaports wants the state to establish a marketing campaign to help lure cargo-shipping companies from major ports in other areas of the country.


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Mix-Up Brings Strife For Doctor Whose Name Matches Fraudster

A West Palm Beach doctor has been forced to temporarily close his doors after a case of mistaken identity with a dead fraudster.


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Scott Says Nationals, Astros Staying In Florida

Florida Governor Rick Scott said Washington Nationals and Houston Astros have “chosen to stay in Florida.”