Applications for US unemployment rise to 315K

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By: Sakina Bowser

WASHINGTON- More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, though the trend in benefit applications in the past month remained low.    The Labor Department..
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Dr. Mackoul: investigating enterovirus infections

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

Respiratory Infection in Children:1. Enterovirus  EV-D68 (1st ID'd in California in 1962/8)2. EV-D68 = Rare infection in children3. Outbreak started August 18, 2014.4. No trea..
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Off the Hook Comedian April Macie

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- April Macie travels the world collecting stories and experiences she then turns into comedy acts. April was a finalist on the "Last Comic Standing" in 2006 and is..
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Judge: Pistorius was negligent in girlfriend's murder

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Sakina Bowser

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - The judge in Oscar Pistorius' trial says he can't be found guilty of murder but that he was negligent in the killing of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.&nb..
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Suspect in quadruple killings says he didn't do it

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

LAND O'LAKES, Fla.- The suspect in the Florida deaths of his ex-girlfriend, her new boyfriend and her parents said in a jailhouse interview he was just in the wrong place at the wr..
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WINK Kitchen: Lobster Tails Recipe

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

Lobster TailsIngredients:Lobster tails - 2 ea., 7-8 oz.Seared lemon - 1 ea. HalfWhole butter, lightly salted melted - 1 1/2 oz.Chopped parsley, dry - 1/4 tsp.Paprika - as neededPre..
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Older Americans struggle with student debt

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Brook Cole

WASHINGTON- Student loan debt can follow some people into retirement. A Government Accountability Office report says in 2010, 4 percent of Americans ages 65 to 74 still owed money ..
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Gainesville teacher refuses to give state mandated tests

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Sakina Bowser

GAINESVILLE, Fla.- An Alachua County kindergarten teacher says she's risking her job by refusing to give standardized tests to her students.    The Gainesville Sun r..
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Swing into dancing

Updated 1 week ago   
By: John Trierweiler

CAPE CORAL, Fla- September is National Ballroom Dancing Month, an activity most have not mastered, however now might be the perfect time to dust off those dancing shoes and hit the..
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UN says CO2 pollution levels at annual record high

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON- Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere reached a record high in 2013 as increasing levels of man-made pollution transform the planet, the U.N. weather agency said Tues..
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College savings on the rise as plans average $20K

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Brook Cole

WASHINGTON- The good news is that Americans are saving more than ever for college. The bad news is that the average amount wouldn't come close to getting a person a degree. &n..
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Pet connection

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Anne Richards

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Dr. Whitney Whitford from the Animal Medical Center of Lehigh Acres joins us in studio this morning to talk about pet health and adoption.  She brought a fu..
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Therapy through horsemanship

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: John Trierweiler

NAPLES, Fla. - Southwest Florida veterans have a unique opportunity, as Naples Equestrian Challenge and the Southwest Florida Military Museum join forces for Operation Strides. Ope..
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Qualities to look for in a plastic surgeon

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Anne Richards

FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you're considering plastic surgery, beware of low-cost, high-volume cosmetic surgery centers.  Dr. Michael Kim will discuss what to look for when seeking..
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Real Estate Matters: real time value vs. online valuation

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Would you like to know what your home is valued at or if you're buying, would you like to know what you should offer? Those answers may be at your fingertips by g..
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Fitness Friday: Resistance Bands

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

Resistance Band Exercises Think you need a pile of weights to get in shape? Snap out of it and grab a Resistance Band instead. This portable piece of equipment can improves strengt..
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Science education comes to life in Collier County

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: John Trierweiler

NAPLES, Fla- It's a rare and unique opportunity for thousands of Collier County school children, as they learn first hand from a National Geographic Explorer. Dr. Luke Dollar, an ..
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Dr. Mackoul: Marijuana Safety

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

In light of growing public support for marijuana legalization in the U.S., Dr. Annette St. Pierre-Mackoul discusses whether marijuana is "safer" than other substances, like alcohol..
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Off the Hook: Michael Mack & Gary Menke

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

Michael Mack is a comedy musician who uses music, light, impressions and parodies in his shows. His impersonations span the spectrum - from Michael Jackson to Whitney Houston. This..
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Miracle in the hunt for Florida State League Championship

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: John Trierweiler

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Fort Myers Miracle have made it to the post season and after last nights win against Bradenton, they're now closer to the finals. For the first time ever the..
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