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Larson Dairy Farm on probation status following animal abuse allegations

November 12, 2017
OKEECHOBEE, Fla. (CBS12) The National Milk Producers Federation has placed Larson Dairy Farm on probationary status. It comes on the heels of this video, released...

Man killed in Daytona Beach crash after vehicles hit cattle

November 12, 2017
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Police say a motorist was killed in a crash that started after multiple vehicles hit cattle that had wandered onto...

Mother, boyfriend charged in Okaloosa County toddler’s death

November 11, 2017
CRESTVIEW, Fla. (AP) Authorities say the mother of a 3-year-old Florida girl and her boyfriend are facing charges after the girl's body was found...

Daytona Beach homeowner’s dog takes down suspect fleeing from deputies

November 11, 2017
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (WKMG) Two suspects trying to outrun deputies picked the wrong backyard for their getaway. The homeowner said he was lighting his fire...

Camera battery explosion at Orlando airport holds up flights

November 10, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Authorities say a camera battery overheated and exploded at the Orlando International Airport, prompting flights to be held. Orlando police announced on...

Florida executes man for pair of killings dating to 1991

November 9, 2017
STARKE, Fla. (AP) A man convicted of killing two people in 1991 on Wednesday became the third inmate executed in Florida since the state...

Officials: Fishhooks found in meatballs at Florida dog park

November 8, 2017
ORMOND BEACH, Fla. (AP) Authorities say meatballs containing fishhooks were found at a Florida dog park. The Volusia County Sheriff's Office posted on its official...

Miami school selling bulletproof panels for students’ backpacks

November 8, 2017
MIAMI (CNN) A private school is offering parents an unusual item for sale: bulletproof panels for their kids' backpacks. The Florida Christian School website has...
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Roy Halladay was among 1st to fly model of plane he died in

November 8, 2017
LOS ANGELES (AP) The tiny sport plane Roy Halladay was flying when he fatally crashed into the Gulf of Mexico was made for entry-level...

Florida senators look to pass financial-literacy course requirement for graduation

November 8, 2017
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (News Service of Florida) Florida senators are renewing a push to require high-school students to pass a financial-literacy course before graduation, though...