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Florida man shoots, kills home intruder who was attacking his wife

Florida man shoots, kills home intruder who was attacking his wife

6 hours ago   |   New York Post

A Florida man in his 70s fatally shot a home intruder who busted through the glass front door and began attacking his wife on Tuesday, investigators said. Deputies arrived at...
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Gator guru Frank Robb catches alligator on launch pad to make way for liftoff

Gator guru Frank Robb catches alligator on launch pad to make way for liftoff

7 hours ago   |   WGN TV

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Florida - While weather ultimately scrapped SpaceX's historic manned launch Wednesday, a lesser-known hazard threatened the effort before storms moved in...
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NCAA extends recruiting dead period through July 31; The Association will also allow strength coaches to ‘virtually observe voluntary physical workouts'

8 hours ago   |   NBC Sports   |   3 articles

The ban on in-person visits had been through June 30.
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Afternoon showers and storms to continue into Thursday and Friday

Afternoon showers and storms to continue into Thursday and Friday

9 hours ago   |   WESH

WESH 2 First Alert Meteorologist Tony Mainolfi has Central Florida's forecast.
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Trump says he'll be back for delayed SpaceX rocket launch

Trump says he'll be back for delayed SpaceX rocket launch

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

President Trump has confirmed he will be back in Florida on Saturday after Wednesday's highly anticipated SpaceX rocket launch was canceled due to bad weather. “Thank you to...
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FBI: Florida man scouted terror targets and attack weapons

10 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

A Florida man is charged with providing material support to the Islamic State extremist group, including attempting to buy multiple weapons and scouting potential targets for...
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Florida man charged with attempting to provide material support to ISIS, Dept. of Justice says

Florida man charged with attempting to provide material support to ISIS, Dept. of Justice says

10 hours ago   |   WISN

If convicted, he faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in federal prison.
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Disney, SeaWorld announce plans for Florida parks to reopen

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - SeaWorld and Walt Disney World will reopen in Orlando, Fla., in June and July after months of inactivity because of the coronavirus pandemic, according...
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Alert: Bad weather postpones first launch of NASA astronauts from Florida in nine years. Next attempt is Saturday

11 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   4 articles

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - Bad weather postpones first launch of NASA astronauts from Florida in nine years. Next attempt is Saturday.
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Appeals court sides with tech giants in activists' lawsuit

11 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit that accused Twitter, Facebook and other tech giants of conspiring to stifle the political views of a...
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Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

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The surprisingly serious problem with rubbing your eyes

The surprisingly serious problem with rubbing your eyes

Rubbing your eyes when you're tired could increase risk for serious eye problems. Read more ...

3-year-old boy honored for quick-thinking that saved neighbor trapped in...

3-year-old boy honored for quick-thinking that saved neighbor trapped in basement

The police department's lifesaving award is usually given to an officer for heroic actions in the line of duty, but Wednesday, it was given to a 3-year-old boy. Read more ...

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

SpaceX and NASA have scrubbed Wednesday's attempt at launching astronauts from American soil for the first time since 2011. Read more ...

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Only about half of Americans say they would get a COVID-19 vaccine if the scientists working to create one succeed, a new poll finds. Read more ...

China's parliament adopts plan to impose security law on Hong Kong

China's parliament adopts plan to impose security law on Hong Kong

The Chinese parliament on Thursday passed a national security bill that ramps up security in Hong Kong. Anti-Beijing protests in the autonomous city were reignited by the... Read more ...

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

NBA superstar LeBron James has joined the chorus of notable high-profile athletes who have voiced their outrage over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

The man originally claimed it was just $1,500, state police said. Read more ...

NASA chief ‘all in' for Tom Cruise to film on International Space Station

NASA chief ‘all in' for Tom Cruise to film on International Space Station

The International Space Station could become the set of Tom Cruise's next high-flying flick. Read more ...

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Walt Disney World officials proposed a plan on Wednesday that would allow it to begin reopening theme parks on July 11. Read more ...