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Drew Steele: Budget deal

A big deal to avert a big crisis, congressional leaders from both parties and the white house reaching a sweeping budget deal that would...
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Crime Stoppers needs your help finding shooter

Investigators need your help in tracking down a killer. One person is dead after a shooting in Lehigh Acres. Wink News spoke with Southwest...
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Continuous flow intersection on S.R. 82 showing positive results since opening

A smoother commute was the reason behind the $55-million intersection overhaul on State Road 82 and Daniels Parkway, that allows for a continuous flow...
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Blood drive honors fallen officer

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Nearly one year after Fort Myers Police Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller was killed in the line of duty, the community is...

Boris Johnson wins race to be UK prime minister

Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson has won the race to lead Britain's governing Conservative Party, and will become the country's next prime minister. He defeated his...
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Collier County Sheriff’s Office cracking down on texting and driving

Beginning Tuesday, Collier County Sheriff's Office will begin conducting a texting and driving enforcement campaign by deputies with the Aggressive Driving Unit and Commercial...

Cristiano Ronaldo won’t face rape charge in Las Vegas

Cristiano Ronaldo won’t face criminal charges after a woman accused the soccer star of raping her in his suite at a Las Vegas resort...
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FDA TV ads educate youth on dangers of e-cigarette use

A brand-new TV ads from the FDA encourages kids to stop using e-cigarettes. The federal agency warns smoking and electronic vaping do the same...
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Neighbors help couple after car goes into Cape Coral canal

A husband and wife were able to escape from drowning in a car after it ended up in a canal. Their own quick actions...

Deal sealed on federal budget, ensuring no shutdown, default

President Donald Trump and congressional leaders announced Monday they had struck a critical debt and budget agreement. The deal amounts to an against-the-odds victory...
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Estero man sentenced to 4 years for defrauding military families

A local man who conned military families across the country, including a victim of a terrorist attack, will serve time in federal prison. A judge...
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How teachers use technology to save on school supplies

In a few weeks, kids head back to class. But for a lot of teachers, their summer break is over. They are getting ready...
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Second-time offenders of new Cape noise ordinance would get $500 fine

Drivers blasting the bass in their car could get you a ticket, even if a cop does not hear it. That is if Cape...
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Building owner cancels lease on tenant after deadly Lehigh shooting

The owners of a building at an Lehigh Acres industrial complex said they have nothing to say to their tenant who allowed a party...
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Troubled Cape Coral charter school to open in August with a new name

Unity Charter, the school that closed its door on students in the middle of the school year and was in deep financial trouble, has...
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Immokalee family says pictures show ICE agents outside home

Neighbors are scared, as word spreads that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is back in Southwest Florida in search of people without proper documentation...
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Volunteers canvas Collier County to get homeless veterans help, housing

There is a promise in the military to leave no man behind. Volunteers in Collier County want to make good on that promise to...
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Lehigh Acres bus stop bench to keep children safe was stolen, parents say

The makers of a bench, meant to keep children safe at a Lehigh Acres bus stop, said someone stole it. "We've worked so hard to...
President Donald Trump listens to a reporter's question after signing an executive order to increase sanctions on Iran, in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, June 24, 2019, in Washington. Trump is accompanied by Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, left, and Vice President Mike Pence. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Trump administration moves to fast-track deportation of undocumented immigrants

The Trump administration is planning to expand a procedure to speed up deportations to include undocumented immigrants anywhere in the US who cannot prove...
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Teachers who were mistakenly overpaid must reimburse Charlotte County

Dozens of teachers were accidentally overpaid. Now, Charlotte County Public Schools is making them give the money back. Most Charlotte County teachers return to their...

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