Articles tagged with: Florida

28 July 2015

Cop pelts homeless man with peanuts

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Fla. --- (WFLA)  Florida's Sarasota Police Department has launched an internal affairs investigation after video surfaced showing an officer taunting a homeless inmate, throwing peanuts at the man' ...

27 July 2015

Florida man says he's been banned from a Starbucks location for life

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Tampa, Fla. --- A Bay Area man says he's been banned for life from Starbucks.It’s all because he was allegedly harassing other customers about parking in the handicap spot, he says the manager sen ...

22 July 2015

Caught on cam: man rams bus with head

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Winter Haven, Fla. --- (WESH)  Florida police are looking for a man who headbutted and shattered the glass doors of a bus in Winter Haven.On Saturday the man was leaving a transit bus at the Winter ...

21 July 2015

"We are now a Muslim-free zone"

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Fla. --- (WFLA)  The owner of a Florida gun shop says his store is now a "Muslim-Free Zone".Florida Gun Supply owner Andy Hallinan made the declaration in a politically controversial video posted o ...

10 July 2015

"Cursing" Minions anger parents

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(WCYB)  When Cliff Cole bought a happy meal for his 3-year-old daughter, he wasn't expecting the toy inside to curse."It sounds like it's saying, 'Well I'll be damned,'" said Cole.And he's not the ...

22 June 2015

Beach bacteria puts swimmers at risk

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Fla. --- (WFLA)  Florida beaches are packed as usual this summer, but state health officials warn not everyone should go in the water.The Vibrio Vilnificus bacteria is now blamed for infecting eigh ...

08 June 2015

Chilling 911 call follows family slaying

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Palm Bay, Fla. --- (WESH) Palm Bay, Florida police released photos and videos Thursday of the grim scene surrounding the murder of three young children, allegedly at the hands of their mother.Invest ...

14 May 2015

First responder proposes to the woman he helped save

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Clearwater, Fla. --- A first responder proposes to the woman he helped save.In 2012, Cameron Hill responded to the scene of a brutal attack in Clearwater, Florida Melissa Dohme's ex-boyfriend had us ...

14 May 2015

Drivers get coffee, leave hearse with veteran's flag-draped coffin in parking lot

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New Port Richey, FLa. --- (WFLA) Rob Carpenter did a double-take on his way into his New Port Richey Dunkin' Donuts. But there it was, straddling two parking spots: a hearse, with the front window d ...

07 May 2015

Mom describes pizza rescue

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Fla. --- (WFLA)  The Florida mother who used a Pizza Hut ordering app to escape the man holding her hostage is speaking out about her ordeal.Cheryl Treadway said she did what she had to do to survi ...