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Man faces life-threatening injuries after rear-ending RTS bus

By on April 10th, 2013 | Last updated: April 13, 2013 at 4:52 pm

A 74-year-old man is now facing life-threatening injuries after rear-ending a Regional Transit Bus early Wednesday morning.

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Gainesville man arrested on attempted murder charge

By on April 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 3, 2013 at 1:37 pm

The Gainesville Police Department arrested a man on an attempted murder charge Tuesday night after a dispute resulted in a grazing gunshot wound, according to GPD spokesperson Ben Tobias.

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UF notifies more than 14,000 patients of possible identity theft

By and on April 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 10, 2013 at 12:49 pm

The Office of the State Attorney has released the names of the Shands employees arrested in connection to compromising more than 14,o00 confidential UF&Shands patient profiles.

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Gainesville Improv Festival to bring laughs through the weekend

By and on February 21st, 2013 | Last updated: February 23, 2013 at 11:13 am

Gainesville Improv festival, which will continue through Saturday night, is hosting improv groups from around the country. There will be three acts each night.

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Shark attacks increase in US

By and on February 13th, 2013 | Last updated: February 16, 2013 at 10:37 am

There were 53 total shark attacks reported in the United States, which is the highest number since 2000, according to the Univesrity of Florida’s International Shark Attack File report released on Monday.

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Gainesville airport seeks public opinion about NYC flights

By and on February 6th, 2013 | Last updated: October 21, 2013 at 4:00 pm

The Gainesville Regional Airport is conducting a survey to garner support for a direct flight to New York City.

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Wind-driven fire destroys Brooker home

By on January 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: January 27, 2013 at 7:11 pm

A mobile home near Brooker is uninhabitable due to a combination of a house fire and windy conditions on Tuesday morning.

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