Tag Archives: China

April 22, 2013: Morning News In 90

By 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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In the News: Sharks in Florida, 11 shot in D.C. drive-by, California earthquake, Dead pigs in Shanghai water

By on March 11th, 2013 | Last updated: March 11, 2013 at 2:56 pm

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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In the News: China executes drug lord, WikiLeaks confession, beheading conviction, abuse act renewed

By 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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Feb. 8, 2013: Morning News In 90

By 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.

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An on-the-ground account of the Costa Rican quake

By 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.

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A week of earthquakes, but many too deep for much damage

By 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.

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