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Man robs bank, gets naked, throws money for comedy career

July 26, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) Authorities say they arrested a man who robbed a bank, stripped naked and ran down the street throwing stolen money. According...

Man livestreams as he speeds on beach, cursing and drinking

July 21, 2017
CLEARWATER BEACH, Fla. (AP) A 27-year-old man broadcast live on Facebook as he sped down a Florida beach, running over beach chairs and umbrellas...

93-year-old woman dragged 20 feet during church carjacking

July 21, 2017
DELAND, Fla. (AP) A 93-year-old woman in Florida was dragged 20 feet as she tried to stop two carjackers in a church parking lot. The...

A weird Florida mystery: Frozen pork falling from the sky

July 20, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) Meat falling from the sky is weird, even by Florida standards. But that's what happened at 4 a.m. Saturday when a...

Me want cocaine? Drugs found inside Cookie Monster doll

July 12, 2017
MARATHON, Fla. (AP) A stash of cocaine hidden inside a Cookie Monster doll has landed a Key West man in jail on a drug...

Monkeys vex Central Florida park, go viral on social media

July 11, 2017
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) There's an upswing in monkey business in and around a state park in Florida, where bands of non-native rhesus macaques...

Monkey business: Ocala man says primates swarm property

July 10, 2017
OCALA, Fla. (AP) A Florida man says he's got a monkey problem. Brian Pritchard of Ocala says troops of rhesus monkeys swarm his property two...

Shark attacks swimmer at clothing-optional Miami-Dade beach

July 9, 2017
HAULOVER BEACH, Fla. (AP) A man swimming at a south Florida beach was bitten on both legs by a bull shark. The unidentified man was...

Fort Myers prostitute pulls crack pipe, syringes from private parts

July 8, 2017
FORT MYERS, Fla. What began as a typical undercover sting took a very bizarre turn. Nicole Nunnink, 25, approached an undercover Lee County detective Thursday near U.S....

Miami man catches iguana in toilet

July 4, 2017
MIAMI (AP) A Florida man can add reptile wrangling to his resume after finding an iguana lounging in his toilet. The Miami Herald reports that...