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Students turn to energy drinks as FDA investigates safety

By on November 16th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 3:55 pm

Students rely on energy drinks to provide necessary energy for the day, but too much caffeine can be bad for a person’s health.

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Missing Korean War soldier remains returned to Gainesville

By on October 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:45 pm

After going missing during the Korean War almost 60 years ago, the remains of Capt. Turnace H. Brown are finally back home in Gainesville. Recent DNA tests identified Brown, and a motorcade Thursday brought his remains to the Milam Funeral & Cremation [...]

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While forestry crews fight muck fire, others recall night of crash

By , , , , and on January 30th, 2012 | Last updated: October 3, 2013 at 10:37 am

  Though traffic is flowing in both the north and southbound lanes of I-75, law enforcement officials continue their investigation into the multiple-vehicle crash that killed 10 people.  On Monday forestry workers could be seen watering the muck fire on Payne’s [...]

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Students go head to head in culinary competition at Eastside High School

By and on October 26th, 2011 | Last updated: August 3, 2013 at 2:13 pm

Seared tuna and balsamic caviar sound like items on a menu at a fancy restaurant. But in fact, these dishes were prepared by High School students this morning in a culinary competition. WUFT-FM’s Alyssa Averette has more on the opportunities [...]

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UF economist gives perspective on debt limit vote

By on August 2nd, 2011 | Last updated: August 3, 2013 at 2:56 pm

Both houses of Congress have approved the increase in the debt limit at the federal level and have sent it on to President Obama. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT FM’s Bailey Meyers spoke with University of Florida Professor of Economics David Denslow [...]

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