By Olivia Muenter on November 24th, 2014 | Last updated: November 24, 2014 at 2:15 pm
U.S., allies conduct 24 strikes on Islamic State in Iraq, Syria – The United States and its allies have conducted two dozen strikes against Islamic State militants since Friday. According to U.S. Central Command, there have been nine strikes in […]
By Faithful Okoye on April 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: April 22, 2013 at 3:25 pm
During this year’s FCAT testing, fifth- and sixth-graders as well as ninth-graders will be using computers for testing. The Boston Marathon’s bombing suspect is being questioned by FBI investigators. The answers are mostly in writing due to a gunshot wound […]
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Why sharks are joining kids in Florida for spring break – Thousands of sharks emptied Florida’s beaches this week. The sharks arrived later than usual as they travel to the North coasts. They are closer to shore to catch baitfish. […]
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By Grier Ferguson on March 1st, 2013 | Last updated: March 1, 2013 at 12:50 pm
Notorious drug lord executed by China over ‘Golden Triangle’ smuggling, hijackings – A notorious gang leader and drug lord from Myanmar was among four foreigners executed in China on March 1, marking the first time Beijing has extradited, tried and […]
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By Michal Higdon on February 8th, 2013 | Last updated: February 12, 2013 at 12:18 pm
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: texting while driving, homeless donations, Northeast snow storm, French troops in Mali, Lunar New Year migration.
By Christina DeVarona on September 7th, 2012 | Last updated: September 10, 2012 at 11:47 am
A day after a 7.6-magnitude earthquake shook the land under Costa Rica, WUFT multimedia reporter Christina DeVarona spoke with UF grad Maria Perez Ruiz, who is currently living in Costa Rica. She experienced the earthquake first-hand.
By Sami Main on September 7th, 2012 | Last updated: September 11, 2012 at 2:38 pm
Four major earthquakes hit locations throughout the world this week, including California. While some were too deep to cause much damage, a 5.7-magnitude earthquake in China killed at least 50 and injured hundreds.