Florida

Johnny Lopez
September 09, 2019 - 2:24 pm
A cat burglar was on the loose in Naples, Florida and it turns out it was an actual cat. Police in Collier County responded to a 911 call alleging there was “suspicious incident” after a homeowner believed a burglary was in progress. The caller claimed to hear knocking at their door followed by...
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Luckey
September 06, 2019 - 5:41 am
Jacksonville native Patrick Eldridge was worried that Hurricane Dorian would blow his car clean away. With the garage already taken by his wife's car, Eldridge did the most logical thing , and moved his smart car to the safest location he could think of - his kitchen. His wife Jessica posted images...
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FILE - In this April 10, 2013, file photo, a stag arms AR-15 rifle with 30 round, left, and 10 round magazines is displayed in New Britain, Conn. High-capacity magazines have been a common denominator in several mass killings in recent years, and lawmakers are making a renewed push to ban them. Nine states have passed laws restricting magazine capacity to 10 to 15 bullets, and the Democratic-led Congress is returning early from its summer recess this week to consider a similar ban at the federal level. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
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September 02, 2019 - 8:46 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Lawmakers around the country are making a renewed push to ban high-capacity magazines that gunmen have used in many recent massacres, allowing them to inflict mass casualties at a startling rate before police can stop the carnage. Nine states have passed laws restricting magazine...
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John Healy
September 02, 2019 - 10:23 am
Hurricane Dorian continued to pummel the Bahamas on Monday morning with winds still whipping at 165 mph and gusts up to 200 mph. The storm surge is also raising water levels 20 feet above normal. The Category 5 storm has also slowed down, moving west at just 1 mph while the U.S. braces for its...
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Jerry and Patricia Perkins shudder their home on the barrier island in Vero Beach, Fla., Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019, in preparation for the possibility of Hurricane Dorian making landfall. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
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September 01, 2019 - 7:30 pm
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Two days after storm shutters started going up and people waited in long lines for gas and food in anticipation of Hurricane Dorian, the parking lot of a Home Depot a short drive from the beach in central Florida was nearly empty as the sun peeked out behind scattered clouds...
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Hurricane Dorian
AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee
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August 31, 2019 - 3:25 pm
Hurricane Dorian shut down most major resorts in the Bahamas and forced authorities to evacuate much of the northern shore and low-lying islands Saturday as the fierce Category 4 storm prepared to unleash torrents of rain and howling winds but was projected to spin farther away from the coast of...
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John Healy
August 31, 2019 - 10:06 am
Hurricane Dorian has been officially upgraded to a Category 4 storm as winds exceed 130 mph in the Atlantic Ocean as it could potentially become the most dangerous storm to hit Florida’s east coast in 30 years. Yet there was also some potential good news. Forecasters said on Saturday morning that...
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In this undated photo made available by the Keys History & Discovery Center, shows a derailed train and surrounding devastation caused by a Labor Day hurricane in 1935. The hurricane is still the most powerful to strike the U.S. More than two dozen hurricanes have made landfall in the U.S. over the same holiday weekend since 1851. Hurricane Dorian is expected near the Florida coast this weekend. (Keys History & Discovery Center via AP)
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August 31, 2019 - 8:49 am
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The traditional end of summer, Labor Day is also frequently a time for hurricanes in the U.S., especially Florida. More than two dozen have struck over the holiday weekend since 1851, with Hurricane Dorian now looming as the latest. As destructive as it may become,...
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August 30, 2019 - 1:29 pm
MIAMI (1010 WINS/AP) -- Dorian was upgraded to a Category 3 hurricane around 2 p.m. Friday, packing winds of 115 mph, the National Hurricane Center said. It's still expected to further intensify to a Category 4 storm as it heads for the Bahamas, then Florida. 2 PM EDT: Hurricane Hunter aircraft...
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August 30, 2019 - 1:29 pm
( 1010 WINS/AP ) -- Dorian was upgraded to a Category 3 hurricane around 2 p.m. Friday, packing winds of 115 mph, the National Hurricane Center said. It's still expected to further intensify to a Category 4 storm as it heads for the Bahamas, then Florida. 2 PM EDT: Hurricane Hunter aircraft finds #...
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