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# florida - Saturday 4 May, 2019

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

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

May 4th 2019, 11:45 AM 39,173 Views 26 Comments

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

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

Beckham's MLS team gets green light for temporary home

May 4th 2019, 10:33 AM 4,868 Views 0 Comments

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
# School Schootings
# School Schootings

Florida approves bill allowing teachers to carry guns

May 2nd 2019, 8:10 AM 19,798 Views 128 Comments

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

# florida - Sunday 28 April, 2019

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

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

Apr 28th 2019, 9:55 AM 4,929 Views 4 Comments

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

# florida - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Conor McGregor pleads not guilty after Miami arrest
# Florida
# Florida

Conor McGregor pleads not guilty after Miami arrest

Apr 10th 2019, 10:40 PM 42,795 Views 0 Comments

McGregor was not present at today’s hearing.

# florida - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Boeing 737 MAX makes emergency landing in Florida after engine problem
# Orlando
# Orlando

Boeing 737 MAX makes emergency landing in Florida after engine problem

Mar 27th 2019, 7:24 AM 31,010 Views 17 Comments

The Federal Aviation Agency is investigating the incident.

# florida - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Conor McGregor arrested in Miami after alleged altercation with fan
# McGregor
# McGregor

Conor McGregor arrested in Miami after alleged altercation with fan

Mar 12th 2019, 12:01 AM 43,547 Views 0 Comments

He was arrested earlier today.

# florida - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Patriots owner Kraft pleads not guilty to soliciting prostitution charges
# Florida
From The42
# Florida

Patriots owner Kraft pleads not guilty to soliciting prostitution charges

Feb 28th 2019, 8:28 PM 4,712 Views 0 Comments

Robert Kraft has entered a not guilty plea.

# florida - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Police investigate after statue of US sailor kissing nurse is spray-painted with '#MeToo'
# Florida
# Florida

Police investigate after statue of US sailor kissing nurse is spray-painted with '#MeToo'

Feb 20th 2019, 7:44 AM 33,941 Views 51 Comments

Police in Sarasota launched an investigation into who caused the damage – repairs were estimated to be worth $1,000.

# florida - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Judge says Florida election problems make it a 'laughing stock of the world'
# Florida
# Florida

Judge says Florida election problems make it a 'laughing stock of the world'

Nov 15th 2018, 9:33 PM 21,173 Views 9 Comments

The judge also rejected a request to extend the deadline for all of the state’s counties to submit the results of a machine recount.

# florida - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Florida election recount underway as millions of votes to be checked
# Recount
# Recount

Florida election recount underway as millions of votes to be checked

Nov 11th 2018, 12:28 PM 16,138 Views 16 Comments

The Florida secretary of state ordered the recounts yesterday.

# florida - Friday 9 November, 2018

Florida is on the verge of another election recount; Trump calls it 'a disgrace'
# Democracy Dude
# Democracy Dude

Florida is on the verge of another election recount; Trump calls it 'a disgrace'

Nov 9th 2018, 11:04 PM 38,712 Views 27 Comments

The “purple” state will learn tomorrow whether there will be recounts in two bitter and tight US Midterm election races.

# florida - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Man posed as customer and killed two women in US yoga studio, police say
# Florida
# Florida

Man posed as customer and killed two women in US yoga studio, police say

Updated Nov 3rd 2018, 7:14 PM 28,880 Views 29 Comments

The shooter has been identified as 40-year-old Scott Paul Beierle.

# florida - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Searchers find body in hurricane-stricken town but 'still haven't gotten into the hardest-hit areas'
# Hurricane Michael
# Hurricane Michael

Searchers find body in hurricane-stricken town but 'still haven't gotten into the hardest-hit areas'

Oct 13th 2018, 1:25 PM 9,953 Views 2 Comments

The tally of lives lost stands at 14.

# florida - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Search teams comb debris for victims of Hurricane Michael as death toll reaches five
# Florida
# Florida

Search teams comb debris for victims of Hurricane Michael as death toll reaches five

Oct 11th 2018, 10:55 PM 9,862 Views 2 Comments

The Category 4 monster storm which carved out a swathe of destruction in the Florida Panhandle has killed at least five people.

# florida - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Florida braces for the worst as it gets set for the fury of Hurricane Michael
# Battening The Hatches
# Battening The Hatches

Florida braces for the worst as it gets set for the fury of Hurricane Michael

Oct 10th 2018, 7:40 AM 14,850 Views 16 Comments

The Category 4 hurricane is set to be the worst to hit Florida, no stranger to deadly storms, in decades.

# florida - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Florida's crazy race for governor has racism claims and a candidate reading Trump books to his kids
# Make Florida Great Again
# Make Florida Great Again

Florida's crazy race for governor has racism claims and a candidate reading Trump books to his kids

Aug 29th 2018, 10:42 PM 16,590 Views 60 Comments

Andrew Gillum is aiming to become Florida’s first African-American governor.

# florida - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

High Court remands man (23) in custody wanted by US authorities on fatal road crash charges
# High Court
# High Court

High Court remands man (23) in custody wanted by US authorities on fatal road crash charges

Aug 28th 2018, 7:27 PM 17,894 Views 0 Comments

Samuel Joseph Tucker was arrested by gardaí in Cork yesterday evening.

# florida - Monday 27 August, 2018

Three dead and 11 wounded in mass shooting at Florida video game tournament
# Madden
# Madden

Three dead and 11 wounded in mass shooting at Florida video game tournament

Aug 27th 2018, 6:56 AM 15,168 Views 15 Comments

The gunman died by suicide at the scene, police said.

# florida - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Multiple dead after gunman opens fire at video game tournament in US shopping centre
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

Multiple dead after gunman opens fire at video game tournament in US shopping centre

Aug 26th 2018, 9:45 PM 50,667 Views 77 Comments

The incident happened in Jacksonville, Florida earlier today.

# florida - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Parkland students return to school - with €5.7 million in security upgrades
# Marjory Stoneman Douglas High
# Marjory Stoneman Douglas High

Parkland students return to school - with €5.7 million in security upgrades

Aug 16th 2018, 9:45 PM 19,872 Views 21 Comments

A gunman killed 17 people in the freshman building in February.

# florida - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Watch: Cows help police catch suspect in Florida
# On The Moove
# On The Moove

Watch: Cows help police catch suspect in Florida

Aug 8th 2018, 10:40 PM 26,871 Views 0 Comments

Charges against the woman include resisting an officer and drug possession.

# florida - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Irish people priced out of investment market at home are putting their money in properties near Disneyworld
# Florida
# Florida

Irish people priced out of investment market at home are putting their money in properties near Disneyworld

Jul 7th 2018, 8:15 AM 31,180 Views 42 Comments

Up to 200 Irish clients in the last two years have made investments through one company alone.

# florida - Friday 15 June, 2018

Riders plunge 10 metres to the ground after roller coaster derails in Florida
# Daytona Beach
# Daytona Beach

Riders plunge 10 metres to the ground after roller coaster derails in Florida

Jun 15th 2018, 6:32 PM 37,666 Views 8 Comments

Nine passengers were taken to the hospital. An investigation is under way.

# florida - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Four children and suspected gunman found dead after Orlando hostage situation
# Florida
# Florida

Four children and suspected gunman found dead after Orlando hostage situation

Jun 12th 2018, 8:03 AM 21,534 Views 19 Comments

The children aged one, six, 10 and 11 were found dead by officers overnight.

# florida - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Exploding vape pen kills Florida man and starts fire in his home
# Vape
# Vape

Exploding vape pen kills Florida man and starts fire in his home

May 17th 2018, 10:53 AM 16,117 Views 40 Comments

According to the autopsy report, the explosion sent two pieces of the vape pen into the man’s cranium.

# florida - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Parkland shooter who killed 17 - 'Give my $800,000 inheritance to my victims' families'
# Nikolas Cruz
# Nikolas Cruz

Parkland shooter who killed 17 - 'Give my $800,000 inheritance to my victims' families'

Apr 12th 2018, 7:04 AM 49,335 Views 0 Comments

Nikolas Cruz stands to inherit the equivalent of €647,000 following the death of his mother last November.

# florida - Friday 30 March, 2018

Fox News host Laura Ingraham apologises for mocking Florida shooting survivor online
# Sorry
# Sorry

Fox News host Laura Ingraham apologises for mocking Florida shooting survivor online

Mar 30th 2018, 7:21 AM 37,084 Views 67 Comments

Several advertisers announced they were dropping Fox News in light of Ingraham’s comments.

# florida - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Father of Orlando nightclub shooter was FBI informant, court documents reveal
# Seddique Mateen
# Seddique Mateen

Father of Orlando nightclub shooter was FBI informant, court documents reveal

Mar 27th 2018, 11:03 AM 19,454 Views 19 Comments

Omar Mateen, the attacker, died in the 12 June 2016 mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub.

# florida - Saturday 24 March, 2018

'This march wouldn't be happening if people at my school weren't shot dead'
# March For Our Lives
# March For Our Lives

'This march wouldn't be happening if people at my school weren't shot dead'

Mar 24th 2018, 7:30 AM 5,747 Views 10 Comments

Hundreds of thousands of people are to take part in gun control rallies across the US today.

# florida - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Meeting held before Florida bridge collapsed deemed cracks 'not a safety issue'
# Miami
# Miami

Meeting held before Florida bridge collapsed deemed cracks 'not a safety issue'

Mar 17th 2018, 6:43 PM 20,570 Views 27 Comments

Investigators are attempting to determine if the cracks led to the collapse.

# florida - Friday 16 March, 2018

At least six dead after bridge collapses on highway in Florida
# Bridge Collapse
# Bridge Collapse

At least six dead after bridge collapses on highway in Florida

Mar 16th 2018, 11:00 AM 21,355 Views 16 Comments

A number of cars were trapped below.

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Mar 16th 2018, 7:55 AM 8,385 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what’s happening as we head into the long weekend.

# florida - Thursday 15 March, 2018

'Multiple' fatalities after brand new pedestrian bridge collapses in Florida
# Miami
# Miami

'Multiple' fatalities after brand new pedestrian bridge collapses in Florida

Mar 15th 2018, 9:25 PM 50,819 Views 30 Comments

The bridge collapsed in a college area, crushing at least eight vehicles.

# florida - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

'Enough is enough': School students across the US stage walkouts against gun violence
# Florida Shooting
# Florida Shooting

'Enough is enough': School students across the US stage walkouts against gun violence

Mar 14th 2018, 3:45 PM 12,220 Views 29 Comments

The protests come after 17 people were killed during a school shooting in Florida last month.

# florida - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Florida brings in new law to restrict gun access, NRA immediately launches legal bid to block it
# Right To Bear Arms
# Right To Bear Arms

Florida brings in new law to restrict gun access, NRA immediately launches legal bid to block it

Mar 10th 2018, 5:12 PM 16,458 Views 0 Comments

The NRA said the measure “punishes law-abiding gun owners for the criminal acts of a deranged individual”.

# florida - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Florida passes bill to restrict guns and arm some teachers
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Florida passes bill to restrict guns and arm some teachers

Mar 8th 2018, 7:08 AM 11,980 Views 37 Comments

Last month’s mass shooting at a Florida school took 17 lives.

# florida - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz formally charged with 17 counts of murder
# Florida
# Florida

Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz formally charged with 17 counts of murder

Mar 7th 2018, 8:40 PM 12,371 Views 0 Comments

17 people were shot dead at Stoneman Douglas High School on 14 February.

# florida - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

'I have a flame in me right now' - students return to Florida high school for first time since mass shooting that killed 17
# Parkland
# Parkland

'I have a flame in me right now' - students return to Florida high school for first time since mass shooting that killed 17

Feb 28th 2018, 8:12 PM 8,280 Views 7 Comments

A mass shooting perpetrated by former student Nikolas Cruz has left the student body of Marjory Douglas Stoneman High traumatised.

# florida - Monday 26 February, 2018

'I'm grateful to be here': Florida shooting survivor thanks people who saved her life
# School Shooting
# School Shooting

'I'm grateful to be here': Florida shooting survivor thanks people who saved her life

Feb 26th 2018, 4:15 PM 19,750 Views 38 Comments

Maddy Wilford suffered multiple gunshots to the chest and abdomen, and had lost a lot of blood when emergency responders reached her.