Census: Long-distance moves in US hit record low

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - The share of Americans who made a long-distance move dropped to a record low last year as many young adults, struggling without jobs, opted to stay put rather tha..
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One year later, The Salvation Army continues to work in Haiti

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

Lutz, Fla. (Jan. 11, 2011) – Almost a year after the deadly, 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti, The Salvation Army continues to send valuable resources and donations to the island ..
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Employers advertise fewer jobs in November

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - Job openings dipped in November, the latest evidence that employers remain cautious about adding new workers. Employers advertised 3.25 million jobs that month, a..
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Heavy fog causes stretch of US 27 to close

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MIAMI (AP) - Foggy conditions are making driving difficult for some motorists across South Florida. Authorities closed U.S. 27 from South Bay in Palm Beach County to Interstate 75 ..
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Panel: Gov't, industry must do more to stop spills

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By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - The oil industry, Congress and the Obama administration need to do more to reduce the changes of another large-scale oil spil, a presidential panel investigating ..
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Florida Senate committee approves growth law fix

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida Senate panel has approved a fix for a 2009 growth management law ruled unconstitutional last year. The Community Affairs Committee split the law ..
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Crime Stoppers tip lands accused child molester behind bars

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS- An anonymous tip to Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers Monday afternoon led to the arrest early this morning of Brian Tuck, on charges of capital sexual battery and lewd ..
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FSU student free on bail after shooting kills girl

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida State University student is free on bail after the accidental shooting death of a fellow student. Authorities said Monday that 20-year-old Evan W..
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Gas Explosion in Naples latest

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

NAPLES-  Three people were injured after a gas truck explosion occurred outside a Mangrove Cafe on 5th Avenue Monday morning. It happened just before 9:30 a.m. when Tom Smith,..
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Mom chases kids who stole bike

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

Kelly McGuinness says,  "I was just really really angry." That's why she didn't think twice about jumping in her van with her son Liam and going after the three boys, she..
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Shootings Ignite New Debate on Gun Control

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

It happens after every mass shooting:   a renewed debate on whether the states ought to tighten up the laws on owning a gun.     Some argue, that is t..
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Security increase at cape city hall

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CAPE CORAL- The shooting in Tucson, Arizona has some of our own elected officials re-evaluating security. In Cape Coral, the city is taking some precautions at city hall. At Monday..
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Misssing endangered man located

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

UPDATE: CHARLOTTE COUNTY- The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office reports that the missing endangered Port Charlotte adult, Andrew Dykeman, 26, has been located. Shortly before..
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Man tries to get though RSW with Handgun- arrested

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

FORT MYERS- A Punta Gorda man thought he could get pass RSW's screening security with a fully loaded gun Friday morning. 40-year old Jonathon Marshman said that he forgot the handg..
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Punta Gorda Police arrest teen for Charlotte High School bomb threats

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PUNTA GORDA-- Punta Gorda Police Detectives and Officers arrested a 16-year-old Punta Gorda male Monday, in connection with two bomb threats at Charlotte High School on Friday, Jan..
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Lawmakers receive reports on immigration issue

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A special panel to study the immigration issue is hearing from a variety of experts on the hotly debated issue and the impact it has on Florida. The panel ..
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LCSO busts prostitution house and fraud ring

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEE COUNTY-- On December 14, 2010, deputies with the Lee County Sheriff's Office were notified of a burglary that occurred at 2403 Ansel Avenue, Lehigh Acres.  The victim info..
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Florida sued for failing to raise minimum wage

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Two legal groups have sued Florida's labor agency for failing to raise the minimum wage by 6 cents per hour this year to keep up with inflation. The lawsui..
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BP claims czar returns to Gulf amid complaints

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MOSS POINT, Miss. (AP) - The administrator of BP's $20 billion oil spill claims fund on Monday promised fairness and speed in compensating victims, but angry fishermen and business..
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Wis. to ask to join multistate health care lawsuit

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen plans to ask a judge for permission Monday to join a multistate lawsuit challenging federal health care reform, sayi..
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