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#Florida

# florida - Tuesday 2 August, 2022

Families of Parkland school shooting victims tell court of lives lost
# Florida
# Florida

Families of Parkland school shooting victims tell court of lives lost

Aug 2nd 2022, 11:06 AM 9,129 Views 2 Comments

The jury saw three videos the shooter made discussing his plan before the attack.

# florida - Monday 18 July, 2022

Harrowing video of Parkland school shooting shown during sentencing of mass shooter
# Parkland Shooting
# Parkland Shooting

Harrowing video of Parkland school shooting shown during sentencing of mass shooter

Jul 18th 2022, 9:23 PM 36,563 Views 0 Comments

Nikolas Cruz pleaded guilty in October to 17 counts of murder and 17 counts of attempted murder for the attack in Parkland, Florida.

# florida - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

Two-year-old boy accidentally shoots and kills father in Florida
# Loaded Gun
# Loaded Gun

Two-year-old boy accidentally shoots and kills father in Florida

Jun 7th 2022, 9:52 AM 47,528 Views 56 Comments

Such tragedies are not uncommon in the United States.

# florida - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Man found dead in alligator lake near Florida frisbee-golf course
# Gators
# Gators

Man found dead in alligator lake near Florida frisbee-golf course

Jun 1st 2022, 4:04 PM 13,627 Views 1 Comment

The unidentified man was looking for flying discs in the water and ‘a gator was involved’, police said.

# florida - Friday 22 April, 2022

Florida governor signs Disney government dissolution Bill after 'Don't Say Gay' row
# Ron DeSantis
# Ron DeSantis

Florida governor signs Disney government dissolution Bill after 'Don't Say Gay' row

Apr 22nd 2022, 9:41 PM 34,094 Views 44 Comments

Disney had criticised the new law barring instruction on sexual orientation and gender identity in pre-school through to third grade.

# florida - Thursday 14 April, 2022

Florida becomes latest US state to restrict abortion access
# Abortion Laws
# Abortion Laws

Florida becomes latest US state to restrict abortion access

Apr 14th 2022, 10:30 PM 20,610 Views 46 Comments

The new law, which comes into force on 1 July, reduces the abortion limit from 24 to 15 weeks.

# florida - Tuesday 8 March, 2022

Rory McIlroy hopes he has erased memories of struggles ahead of Sawgrass return
# Golf
From The42
# Golf

Rory McIlroy hopes he has erased memories of struggles ahead of Sawgrass return

Mar 8th 2022, 7:37 PM 2,608 Views 3 Comments

McIlroy held a two-shot lead following an opening 65 in last week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational, but carded back-to-back rounds of 76 over the weekend.

# florida - Friday 4 March, 2022

Hovland leads McIlroy in Florida, Harrington and Power set to miss the cut
# Golf
From The42
# Golf

Hovland leads McIlroy in Florida, Harrington and Power set to miss the cut

Updated Mar 4th 2022, 11:36 PM 6,585 Views 3 Comments

The Norwegian shot 66 in today’s second round at Bay Hill.

# florida - Thursday 3 March, 2022

McIlroy fires 65 to lead in first round in Florida, McDowell part of group in fifth
# Golf
From The42
# Golf

McIlroy fires 65 to lead in first round in Florida, McDowell part of group in fifth

Updated Mar 3rd 2022, 11:00 PM 5,482 Views 8 Comments

The Arnold Palmer Invitational is this week’s PGA Tour event.

# florida - Sunday 27 February, 2022

Shane Lowry comes up just short as Straka becomes first Austrian to win on PGA Tour
# Golf
From The42
# Golf

Shane Lowry comes up just short as Straka becomes first Austrian to win on PGA Tour

Feb 27th 2022, 10:56 PM 8,428 Views 5 Comments

The Offaly native finished second, one shot behind the winner.

# florida - Monday 7 February, 2022

Kim Jong-un 'love letters' retrieved from Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort
# US Archives
# US Archives

Kim Jong-un 'love letters' retrieved from Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort

Feb 7th 2022, 10:23 PM 60,459 Views 50 Comments

The National Archives and Records Administration pursues records it learns have been “improperly removed”.

Cyclist dies after falling from rising drawbridge in Florida
# West Palm Beach
# West Palm Beach

Cyclist dies after falling from rising drawbridge in Florida

Feb 7th 2022, 4:06 PM 37,797 Views 9 Comments

A bystander tried to pull her to safety but lost his grip, officials said.

# florida - Friday 28 January, 2022

Coast Guard ends search for bodies from capsized boat off Florida
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Coast Guard ends search for bodies from capsized boat off Florida

Jan 28th 2022, 7:31 AM 8,839 Views 2 Comments

Search teams had earlier recovered five bodies from around 40 people who were on the boat before the operation was called off.

# florida - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

39 people missing as capsized boat found near Florida
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

39 people missing as capsized boat found near Florida

Jan 25th 2022, 10:51 PM 31,925 Views 6 Comments

The agency patrols the waters around Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Cuba and the Bahamas.

# florida - Friday 17 December, 2021

Rod Stewart and son plead guilty in US hotel assault case
# Rod Stewart
# Rod Stewart

Rod Stewart and son plead guilty in US hotel assault case

Dec 17th 2021, 10:15 PM 66,484 Views 0 Comments

Court records in Florida show the singer and his son Sean Stewart entered guilty pleas to misdemeanour charges of simple battery.

# florida - Friday 22 October, 2021

Human remains found in Florida wilderness confirmed as Gabby Petitio's boyfriend
# Brian Laundrie
# Brian Laundrie

Human remains found in Florida wilderness confirmed as Gabby Petitio's boyfriend

Oct 22nd 2021, 7:21 AM 44,927 Views 16 Comments

The remains, a backpack and notebook believed to belong to Brian Laundrie were discovered on Wednesday.

# florida - Sunday 19 September, 2021

Space tourist trip to orbit ends with splashdown
# Space
# Space

Space tourist trip to orbit ends with splashdown

Sep 19th 2021, 8:04 AM 26,243 Views 25 Comments

The SpaceX capsule carrying four space tourists landed in the Atlantic after three days in orbit.

# florida - Thursday 16 September, 2021

SpaceX launches first completely civilian-crewed rocket into orbit as Chinese astronauts return
# Space
# Space

SpaceX launches first completely civilian-crewed rocket into orbit as Chinese astronauts return

Sep 16th 2021, 7:18 AM 10,121 Views 11 Comments

The Dragon capsule’s two men and two women will spend three days circling the world.

# florida - Monday 12 July, 2021

Search of collapsed Florida building ‘to take weeks’ as death toll reaches 90
# Miami
# Miami

Search of collapsed Florida building ‘to take weeks’ as death toll reaches 90

Jul 12th 2021, 7:11 AM 5,908 Views 0 Comments

71 bodies have been positively identified, and their next of kin have been notified.

# florida - Sunday 11 July, 2021

Miami-Dade mayor says 90 deaths confirmed in Florida building collapse
# Surfside
# Surfside

Miami-Dade mayor says 90 deaths confirmed in Florida building collapse

Jul 11th 2021, 4:41 PM 9,384 Views 0 Comments

31 people remain listed as missing.

# florida - Wednesday 7 July, 2021

Elsa weakens to tropical storm as it threatens Florida coast
# Elsa
# Elsa

Elsa weakens to tropical storm as it threatens Florida coast

Updated Jul 7th 2021, 10:04 AM 15,236 Views 8 Comments

A hurricane warning was in effect for a long stretch of coastline, from Egmont Key to the Steinhatchee River.

# florida - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Death toll from collapsed Florida apartment block rises to 32
# Miami
# Miami

Death toll from collapsed Florida apartment block rises to 32

Jul 6th 2021, 3:30 PM 6,953 Views 0 Comments

A hundred more people are still missing as workers removed 5.5 million pounds of debris from the site.

Tropical Storm Elsa takes aim at Florida after passing Cuba
# Miami
# Miami

Tropical Storm Elsa takes aim at Florida after passing Cuba

Jul 6th 2021, 12:50 PM 7,835 Views 3 Comments

The state is in danger of life-threatening storm surges, flooding and isolated tornadoes.

# florida - Monday 5 July, 2021

Death toll rises to 27 as unstable part of Florida condo tower demolished
# Miami
# Miami

Death toll rises to 27 as unstable part of Florida condo tower demolished

Updated Jul 5th 2021, 8:15 PM 27,572 Views 2 Comments

There have been no survivors found since the first hours after the June 24 collapse.

# florida - Saturday 3 July, 2021

Approaching hurricane hastens demolition of collapsed Miami building despite 126 still missing
# Champlain Towers
# Champlain Towers

Approaching hurricane hastens demolition of collapsed Miami building despite 126 still missing

Jul 3rd 2021, 6:07 PM 25,882 Views 0 Comments

Worries have intensified over the past week that the damaged structure could fall down on its own.

# florida - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Rescue efforts at partly collapsed Florida building halted amid stability fears
# Miami
# Miami

Rescue efforts at partly collapsed Florida building halted amid stability fears

Jul 1st 2021, 6:17 PM 8,130 Views 1 Comment

The number of residents unaccounted for stands at 145.

# florida - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

Death toll rises to 11 as rescue efforts continue at collapsed Miami building
# Florida
# Florida

Death toll rises to 11 as rescue efforts continue at collapsed Miami building

Jun 29th 2021, 7:38 AM 6,226 Views 1 Comment

No one has been found alive since hours after the collapse on Thursday.

# florida - Friday 25 June, 2021

159 people unaccounted for after Florida building collapse, mayor says
# Florida
# Florida

159 people unaccounted for after Florida building collapse, mayor says

Updated Jun 25th 2021, 1:35 PM 31,064 Views 3 Comments

At least four people have died in the incident.

# florida - Thursday 24 June, 2021

One dead as rescuers search through the rubble of a collapsed Florida apartment complex to find survivors
# Florida
# Florida

One dead as rescuers search through the rubble of a collapsed Florida apartment complex to find survivors

Jun 24th 2021, 12:07 PM 21,766 Views 2 Comments

Local news reports have said at least one person has been killed in the early morning incident.

# florida - Sunday 20 June, 2021

Man dies after pick-up truck hits spectators at Florida Pride parade
# Fort Lauderdale
# Fort Lauderdale

Man dies after pick-up truck hits spectators at Florida Pride parade

Jun 20th 2021, 7:40 AM 32,110 Views 10 Comments

The driver and the victims were a part of the Fort Lauderdale Gay Men’s Chorus family.

# florida - Monday 5 April, 2021

Leaking phosphate mine in Florida threatens 'catastrophic flood' of contaminated wastewater
# Piney Point
# Piney Point

Leaking phosphate mine in Florida threatens 'catastrophic flood' of contaminated wastewater

Apr 5th 2021, 2:30 PM 23,393 Views 6 Comments

The levels of phosphorous and nitrogen in the water – some of which has already been pumped into Tampa Bay – could cause serious environmental damage.

# florida - Monday 22 March, 2021

Miami Beach declares state of emergency due to spring break partying
# Florida
# Florida

Miami Beach declares state of emergency due to spring break partying

Mar 22nd 2021, 7:15 AM 47,293 Views 18 Comments

Officials voted to extend a highly unusual 8pm curfew for another week along famed South Beach.

# florida - Friday 12 March, 2021

Westwood fires 66 to lead while putting difficulties see Lowry slip down  in Florida
# The Players Championship
From The42
# The Players Championship

Westwood fires 66 to lead while putting difficulties see Lowry slip down in Florida

Updated Mar 12th 2021, 11:25 PM 5,654 Views 3 Comments

Shane Lowry is two under through two rounds after a Friday 74 at TPC Sawgrass.

Shane Lowry: 'Things have not gone great over the last few weeks, so it's nice to shoot a decent score'
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Shane Lowry: 'Things have not gone great over the last few weeks, so it's nice to shoot a decent score'

Mar 12th 2021, 11:38 AM 2,686 Views 0 Comments

The Offaly man was pleased with his opening round at The Players Championship, but is ready to put it behind him and drive on today.

# florida - Friday 5 March, 2021

Cavan's Leona Maguire two off the lead after flying start in Florida
# Driving On
From The42
# Driving On

Cavan's Leona Maguire two off the lead after flying start in Florida

Mar 5th 2021, 9:03 AM 1,703 Views 0 Comments

Maguire and Stephanie Meadow are in action at the LPGA Drive On Championship.

# florida - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Donald Trump will cast his vote on Saturday
# Florida
# Florida

Donald Trump will cast his vote on Saturday

Oct 22nd 2020, 9:49 PM 25,245 Views 35 Comments

Trump will vote in Florida, where his official residence when not in the White House is.

# florida - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

'I feel so powerful, I'll give you a big fat kiss': Trump holds first rally since Covid diagnosis
# Florida
# Florida

'I feel so powerful, I'll give you a big fat kiss': Trump holds first rally since Covid diagnosis

Oct 13th 2020, 7:09 AM 33,003 Views 58 Comments

Trump’s doctor said the US president no longer has the virus.

# florida - Friday 9 October, 2020

Trump claims his Covid-19 treatment led to a cure as he gears up to hold campaign rally
# IT DID NOT
# IT DID NOT

Trump claims his Covid-19 treatment led to a cure as he gears up to hold campaign rally

Oct 9th 2020, 10:40 PM 76,709 Views 103 Comments

The rally will be President Trump’s first since he tested positive for coronavirus on October 1.

Donald Trump plans to hold a campaign rally in Florida on Saturday
# US Election
# US Election

Donald Trump plans to hold a campaign rally in Florida on Saturday

Oct 9th 2020, 7:09 AM 30,704 Views 43 Comments

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is preparing to unveil plans to probe the president’s capacity to govern after contracting Covid-19.

# florida - Friday 18 September, 2020

Hurricane Sally: Rescuers seek out people amid widespread flooding
# US
# US

Hurricane Sally: Rescuers seek out people amid widespread flooding

Sep 18th 2020, 8:57 AM 11,319 Views 3 Comments

Homeowners and businesses have begun cleaning up following the storm.

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