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# florida - Monday 22 August, 2011

Hurricane Irene slams Puerto Rico; could hit US
# Tropical Storm
# Tropical Storm

Hurricane Irene slams Puerto Rico; could hit US

Aug 22nd 2011, 11:41 AM 321 Views 0 Comments

Hurricane Irene is making its way to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, and possibly Florida. Nearly 600,000 people in Haiti are still without shelter after last year’s earthquake.

# florida - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Florida teen planned school bomb attack, say police
# Florida
# Florida

Florida teen planned school bomb attack, say police

Aug 17th 2011, 6:49 PM 284 Views 2 Comments

The former student allegedly threatened to plant a bomb at the Tampa school and detonate it on the first day of the new term.

# florida - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Calls for Mitchell to explain letter seeking clemency for double murderer
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Calls for Mitchell to explain letter seeking clemency for double murderer

Aug 4th 2011, 8:29 AM 4,267 Views 132 Comments

A Fine Gael TD is calling on the party’s presidential candidate to explain a letter he sent eight years ago.

# florida - Sunday 31 July, 2011

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jul 31st 2011, 11:02 AM 100 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

# florida - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Column: The gardaí need firearms for our safety – and theirs
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The gardaí need firearms for our safety – and theirs

Jul 26th 2011, 9:00 AM 836 Views 51 Comments

Sending unarmed gardaí out to deal with violent crime is simply reckless, argues veteran US detective Edward Foy.

# florida - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Ohio church holds mock retrial of Casey Anthony
# Casey Anthony
# Casey Anthony

Ohio church holds mock retrial of Casey Anthony

Jul 19th 2011, 11:49 AM 387 Views 4 Comments

But the ‘jury’ could not reach a verdict.

# florida - Sunday 17 July, 2011

Casey Anthony walks free from jail amid heavy security
# Casey Anthony
# Casey Anthony

Casey Anthony walks free from jail amid heavy security

Jul 17th 2011, 12:07 PM 480 Views 3 Comments

The 25-year-old is released from jail after being acquitted of murdering her 2-year-old girl in 2008.

# florida - Friday 8 July, 2011

End of an era: Last-ever space shuttle poised for launch
# Countdown
# Countdown

End of an era: Last-ever space shuttle poised for launch

Jul 8th 2011, 10:53 AM 440 Views 5 Comments

Hundreds of thousands have packed Florida for Atlantis’ final mission, but there are fears it could be delayed by bad weather.

# florida - Monday 4 July, 2011

Jury to deliberate on toddler murder case which has gripped America
# Casey Anthony
# Casey Anthony

Jury to deliberate on toddler murder case which has gripped America

Jul 4th 2011, 12:12 PM 675 Views 1 Comment

Casey Anthony is accused of killing two-year-old Caylee three years ago. If found guilty of first degree murder she could face the death penalty.

# florida - Friday 1 July, 2011

'Macho Man' Randy Savage was dead before his car crashed
# Macho Man
From The42
# Macho Man

'Macho Man' Randy Savage was dead before his car crashed

Jul 1st 2011, 10:05 PM 1,486 Views 5 Comments

The legendary wrestler was pronounced dead after a car crash in Florida in May. However an autopsy report states that he died from heart failure.

# florida - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Bank is foreclosed from its own premises: homeowners win revenge after mistaken lawsuit
# Payback
From The Daily Edge
# Payback

Bank is foreclosed from its own premises: homeowners win revenge after mistaken lawsuit

Jun 7th 2011, 9:55 AM 1,062 Views 5 Comments

A couple were brought to court for not paying a mortgage they never took out. Their revenge? Foreclose on the bank.

# florida - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

Endeavour makes safe landing as Atlantis prepares for final mission
# Space Shuttle
# Space Shuttle

Endeavour makes safe landing as Atlantis prepares for final mission

Jun 1st 2011, 8:09 AM 224 Views 0 Comments

Endeavour’s final mission ends safely – just as Atlantis is rolled out to a launch pad ahead of the last ever Shuttle mission.

# florida - Monday 30 May, 2011

Singer Sean Kingston stable after crash in Florida
# Sean Kingston
From The Daily Edge
# Sean Kingston

Singer Sean Kingston stable after crash in Florida

May 30th 2011, 4:37 PM 542 Views 0 Comments

The hip-hop star and a female friend were seriously injured when the watercraft they were travelling on crashed into a bridge on Miami Beach yesterday.

# florida - Friday 20 May, 2011

Legendary wrestler 'Macho Man' Randy Savage dies in car accident - report
# Macho Man
From The42
# Macho Man

Legendary wrestler 'Macho Man' Randy Savage dies in car accident - report

May 20th 2011, 6:39 PM 2,052 Views 0 Comments

The former WWF star died after he had a heart attack behind the wheel in Florida this morning, according to TMZ.

# florida - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

How not to... Bury yourself in sand
# Oops
From The Daily Edge
# Oops

How not to... Bury yourself in sand

May 10th 2011, 12:00 PM 1,202 Views 0 Comments

Olympic swimmer finds 7ft hole in beach is one he just can’t dig his way out of.

# florida - Friday 6 May, 2011

Floridians to be banned from baggy pants and bestiality
# US
# US

Floridians to be banned from baggy pants and bestiality

May 6th 2011, 10:04 PM 4,614 Views 17 Comments

The bestiality bill bans sexual activity between humans and animals following a recent case in which a Florida man was suspected of accidentally asphyxiating a family goat during a sex act.

# florida - Saturday 23 April, 2011

NFL star Brandon Marshall allegedly stabbed by his wife
# Domestic
From The42
# Domestic

NFL star Brandon Marshall allegedly stabbed by his wife

Apr 23rd 2011, 6:51 PM 2,014 Views 0 Comments

The Miami Dolphins wide receiver is expected to make a full recovery. His wife has been arrested on a domestic violence charge and claiming self defence, according to a police report.

# florida - Friday 22 April, 2011

Toddler saved from four-storey fall by British tourist
# Lucky
From The Daily Edge
# Lucky

Toddler saved from four-storey fall by British tourist

Apr 22nd 2011, 11:27 AM 1,450 Views 0 Comments

Young child struck balcony railing as she fell, but was saved from serious injury by a fast-moving tourist.

# florida - Friday 8 April, 2011

British family demand not to be served by hotel staff 'of colour'
Live Apr 8th 2011, 5:30 PM

British family demand not to be served by hotel staff 'of colour'

# florida - Monday 21 March, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Mar 21st 2011, 8:04 PM 1,370 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: Getting convicts into the community, to target or not to target Gaddafi, the preservation of civil servants’ privilege days and one man’s transfixing video of the ground beneath his feet.

Elin upstages Tiger with new $12m mansion
# Cribs
From The42
# Cribs

Elin upstages Tiger with new $12m mansion

Mar 21st 2011, 2:43 PM 459 Views 0 Comments

Model’s new Florida home shows that anything Tiger can do, she can do better.

# florida - Friday 18 March, 2011

More misery for Harrington as he opens with 73 in Florida
# Fore!
From The42
# Fore!

More misery for Harrington as he opens with 73 in Florida

Mar 18th 2011, 4:35 PM 157 Views 0 Comments

Three bogeys in final six holes means the three-time major winner could struggle to make the cut.

# florida - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

Tigers Woods' new mansion includes a four-hole practice course
# Cribs
From The42
# Cribs

Tigers Woods' new mansion includes a four-hole practice course

Mar 9th 2011, 5:38 PM 768 Views 0 Comments

Golf superstar designed $60million luxury home with then-wife Elin.

# florida - Friday 4 March, 2011

McIlroy and McDowell struggle to get going in Florida
# Opening Drive
From The42
# Opening Drive

McIlroy and McDowell struggle to get going in Florida

Mar 4th 2011, 11:43 AM 191 Views 0 Comments

The Irish pair find themselves six shots off the lead set by American Spencer Levin on the first day of the Honda Classic.

# florida - Thursday 20 January, 2011

Teens arrested for snorting human and dog ashes
# Oops
From The Daily Edge
# Oops

Teens arrested for snorting human and dog ashes

Jan 20th 2011, 7:30 AM 472 Views 0 Comments

Three men arrested in Florida mistakenly thought ashes of man and two Great Danes were illegal drugs.

# florida - Wednesday 5 January, 2011

Man takes walk on the wild side by living with lions
# Madness
From The Daily Edge
# Madness

Man takes walk on the wild side by living with lions

Jan 5th 2011, 5:34 PM 396 Views 0 Comments

Florida animal lover wants to raise funds for sanctuary by bunking down in lion’s den

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