Captain America helps kick off Independence Day

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kyle Jordan

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Who could be better than Captain America to kick off Independence Day celebrations?  He joined the runners today at the foot of the Cape Coral bridge to kic..
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Let's Eat: Jerk seared grouper & citrus salad

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

8oz. Grouper Fillet (1/2 inch thick) 2 Tablespoons of Jerk Spice 1 Teaspoon Lemon Juice 4 Tablespoons of Olive oil 1. Rub both sides of the grouper fillet with jerk spice adn lemon..
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President celebrating 236 years of the USA

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Alex Fruin

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will be celebrating the nation's 236th birthday today at the White House.    The president returns from Camp David this morn..
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Education head tries to calm fears on FCAT scores

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The head of Florida's Department of Education is writing parents to tell them that they shouldn't be overly concerned about the results of the state-requir..
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Obama administration considering nuclear arms cuts

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Alex Fruin

WASHINGTON (AP) - Officials say the Obama administration is moving toward decisions that would further cut the number of U.S. nuclear weapons, possibly to between 1,000 and 1,100.&..
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Don't become a statistic this Fourth of July

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- With Fourth of July approaching, it's important to remember firework safety. Nearly 10,000 people in the U.S. are seriously injured by fireworls each year.  ..
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Fitness Friday:

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla.  You'd never turn to salad dressing, spaghetti sauce, or a microwave meal when your sweet tooth has a hankering for a sugary snack.   Still, many salty a..
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Real Estate Matters:Don't let hurricane season box you

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla. Tropical storm Debby  is long gone but did you know it caused a lot more havoc then reported and it had nothing to do with the wind or torrential rain? &..
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Gov. Rick Scott visits flood-stricken Live Oak

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

LIVE OAK, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott says he has deep sympathy for victims of massive flooding in Live Oak, the north Florida city he visited Thursday after the passage of..
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Dangers of magnets

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla. A magnet is a material or object that produces a magnetic field. This magnetic field is invisible but is responsible for the most notable property of a magnet: a f..
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Let's Eat! Asian vinagrette dressing

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fl  It's Wednesday and that means it's time to fire up the WINK kitchen.  Here today showing us how to make a dressing that not only great for the perfect sal..
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FDA delays by six months rules on the marketing of sunscreen

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla.  UVA and UVB are forms of ultraviolet (UV) radiation. UVB radiation is made up of shortwave rays which affect only the outer layer of the skin,causing sunburn..
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Zimmerman Bond Hearing

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

 ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A Florida judge will weigh several factors in deciding whether to set a second bond for the neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin...
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Fla. ranks No. 5 in beach-water quality

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A new report is ranking Florida No. 5 in the nation in the quality of its beach water. The report released Wednesday by the National Resources Defense Council ..
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Village at Whiskey Creek condominium fire

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

Fort Myers, Fla - An early morning fire destroyed four condos at the Villages in Whiskey Creek, which is near Summerlin Road in South Fort Myers. More than a dozen people..
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Destructive Colorado blaze doubles size overnight

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - A stubborn and towering wildfire jumped firefighters' perimeter lines in the hills overlooking Colorado Springs, forcing frantic mandatory evacuation..
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Thousands evacuated near CO wildfires

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (AP) - Authorities in central Utah have found a woman dead in an evacuated wildfire area, marking the first casualty in a blaze that consumed at least two doze..
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Facebook draws user ire with email switcheroo

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) - Facebook has changed your email address. At least that's how many felt after a quiet but vast change in the way the company displays users' contact inform..
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President Obama coming to Florida today

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Alex Fruin

BOSTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is hauling in millions of dollars for his re-election bid as he warns that Democrats will face a fundraising onslaught from Republicans during ..
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Tropical Storm Debby brings wind, rain & possible tornadoes

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

A tornado watch has been extended for Desoto County until 11 p.m. tonight. A tropical storm warning is in effect for the Florida Gulf Coast from Destin to Englewood. Debby is a lar..
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