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# florida - Friday 18 September, 2020

Hurricane Sally: Rescuers seek out people amid widespread flooding US

Hurricane Sally: Rescuers seek out people amid widespread flooding

Homeowners and businesses have begun cleaning up following the storm.

# florida - Thursday 20 August, 2020

From The42 Defending NBA champion Raptors claw out victory over the Nets Playoffs

Defending NBA champion Raptors claw out victory over the Nets

Meanwhile, the Utah Jazz beat the Denver Nuggets to tie their series at one game apiece.

# florida - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Suspected teenage mastermind behind Twitter hack pleads not guilty in Florida court

A number of high-profile Twitter accounts were hacked including those of Kanye West, Bill Gates, and Barack Obama.

# florida - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Isaias downgraded to tropical storm status but could strengthen again as it reaches Florida

Isaias weakened from a hurricane to a tropical storm on Saturday afternoon

# florida - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Hurricane Isaias en route for Florida after ripping through Bahamas

Some 20 evacuation centres were on standby that could be set up with Covid-19 safety measures.

# florida - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

From The42 How does the NBA's 'bubble' at Disney World in Florida work? Relaunch

How does the NBA's 'bubble' at Disney World in Florida work?

The basketball season is set to get going again tomorrow.

# florida - Friday 24 July, 2020

'We have to set an example': Trump calls off Florida segment of Republican National Convention

Trump had already moved the convention’s public events out of North Carolina because of virus concerns.

# florida - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Florida surpasses its record for Covid-19 deaths in a day

The new deaths raised the state’s seven-day average to 81 per day – more than double the figure of two weeks ago.

# florida - Monday 13 July, 2020

'All the bars were packed': Irish people describe life in US states where the virus is surging

Cases of the disease have been stable in Ireland – but there have been alarming increases in parts of the US.

# florida - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Florida reports record high 15,300 positive Covid-19 cases in one day

The US yesterday recorded a new daily high of 66,528 cases.

Donald Trump wears a mask in public for the first time

The US posted another daily record for coronavirus cases, as Disney Florida opened up.

# florida - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Cloud cast over US holiday weekend on yet another record day for new cases of Covid-19

Over 11,000 cases were recorded today in Florida, alone.

# florida - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Florida bans alcohol consumption in bars as virus spirals

The move came as the state’s daily coronavirus cases record was smashed again.

# florida - Thursday 4 June, 2020

From The42 We're going to Disney World! NBA reveals plans to finish 2020 season Back In Action

We're going to Disney World! NBA reveals plans to finish 2020 season

Under the NBA’s proposals, the league would resume on 31 July.

# florida - Saturday 16 May, 2020

From The42 NFL duo Baker and Dunbar surrender to police over armed robbery charges Turned In

NFL duo Baker and Dunbar surrender to police over armed robbery charges

Baker also faces four counts of aggravated assault related to an alleged incident at a party.

# florida - Friday 15 May, 2020

From The42 Florida police issue arrest warrants for NFL players after alleged robbery at party Miramar

Florida police issue arrest warrants for NFL players after alleged robbery at party

Witnesses told police the two allegedly took thousands of dollars in cash, expensive watches and other valuables.

# florida - Thursday 7 May, 2020

From The42 Dana White insists UFC’s return this weekend is ‘as safe as it can possibly be’ Back In Action

Dana White insists UFC’s return this weekend is ‘as safe as it can possibly be’

UFC 249 takes place in Florida on Saturday night.

# florida - Friday 3 April, 2020

Virus-hit cruise ship which is carrying Irish citizens docks in Florida

Four people have died on board the MS Zaandam which was refused entry by a number of South American countries.

# florida - Thursday 12 March, 2020

From The42 McDowell shines brightest on day one at Players Championship as McIlroy produces big finish Early Doors

McDowell shines brightest on day one at Players Championship as McIlroy produces big finish

Shane Lowry was also in action in Florida.

# florida - Sunday 19 January, 2020

SpaceX launches then destroys rocket in astronaut escape test

The Falcon 9 rocket blasted off as normal before the Dragon crew capsule catapulted off the top 12 miles above the Atlantic.

# florida - Saturday 4 January, 2020

Rod Stewart charged after allegedly punching hotel security guard in Florida

Stewart was reportedly attempting to enter a private event with his 39-year-old son

# florida - Monday 9 December, 2019

Fatal US naval base shooting presumed to be act of terrorism, FBI says

The US has sought the assistance of Saudi officials as they try to gather information about the gunman.

# florida - Friday 6 December, 2019

Three killed along with gunman at US naval base in Florida

The incident took place earlier today.

# florida - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Dog rescued by police after driving unmanned car in Florida

The dog was trapped and clambering around in the car by locals in Port St Lucie.

# florida - Sunday 20 October, 2019

After corruption allegations, Trump says G7 summit won't be at his Miami golf course

Critics said holding the event at Doral would violate both the foreign and domestic emoluments clauses.

# florida - Thursday 17 October, 2019

'The best place to have it': Trump to host next G7 summit at his golf club in Florida

The announcement sparked immediate accusations of corruption from the opposition Democrats.

# florida - Monday 23 September, 2019

Police officer suspended after arresting two 6-year-olds in Florida school

The grandmother of one of the children said the child was arrested after she threw a temper tantrum and kicked somebody.

# florida - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Remains of man missing for 22 years found after Google Maps reveals location of sunken car

William Moldt went missing in 1997 at the age of 40.

Chinese woman found guilty in Florida court of trespassing at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort

Zhang Yujing (33) was arrested on 30 March at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach.

# florida - Monday 2 September, 2019

Hurricane Dorian claims first life as US evacuates large swathes of east coast

The hurricane is one of the most powerful storms ever recorded in the Bahamas.

# florida - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to 'catastrophic' Category 5 as it heads for Bahamas

Prime Minister Hubert Minis has warned residents of the Bahamas they could face serious harm if they do not evacuate.

# florida - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to 'extremely dangerous' Category 4 as Florida braces for storm

The storm has winds near 220 kilometers per hour, according to the NHC.

# florida - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Hurricane Dorian appears to spare Puerto Rico, heads for eastern coast of Florida

“The threat has already passed,” Puerto Rico’s new governor, Wanda Vazquez, told a news conference.

# florida - Friday 23 August, 2019

Florida executes serial killer who targeted gay men along US east coast

Gary Ray Bowles was captured in 1994.

# florida - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Twenty injured after gas explosion at Florida shopping centre

A vacant pizza restaurant was destroyed.

# florida - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

'Keep America Great': Donald Trump launches 2020 re-election bid in Florida

The US President warned against the rise of his rival Democrat party.

# florida - Saturday 4 May, 2019

'It very well could be worse': Lucky escape for passengers on flight which crashed into Florida river

‘It sort of swerved and then it came to a complete crash stop’ a passenger said.

From The42 Beckham's MLS team gets green light for temporary home Inter Miami

Beckham's MLS team gets green light for temporary home

A Florida judge approved plans to build a new stadium in Fort Lauderdale.

# florida - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Florida approves bill allowing teachers to carry guns

The aim of the measure is to prevent school shootings but opponents say it’s a dangerous move.

# florida - Sunday 28 April, 2019

From The42 'I am a force to be reckoned with': Hermansson lands biggest UFC win of his career Underdog This post contains videos

'I am a force to be reckoned with': Hermansson lands biggest UFC win of his career

Swede Jack Hermansson secured the biggest victory of his career by beating Ronaldo Souza in Florida.

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