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Zika Tourism Effects Could Take Time To Play Out

With Florida battling a Zika virus outbreak in Miami, the full impacts of federal and international travel advisories on the state's tourism industry won't be known for months. The state's tourism-marketing arm Visit Florida, following Gov. Rick Scott and other officials, has maintained a message that Florida is safe and open for business.

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Ex-Wife Of Slain Florida Law Professor Denies Role In Death

Attorneys from left to right, Dohn Williams and Longworth Butler represent murder suspect Dayonte Resiles as he appears via video conference before Broward Judge Michael Davis, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Thursday, July 21, 2016.  After nearly a week on the lam, Resiles, who slipped from his shackles and bolted from a crowded South Florida courtroom in a meticulous escape plot involving multiple accomplices was captured at a nondescript motel, authorities said Thursday. (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)

The ex-wife of a slain Florida State University law professor and her family are denying any involvement in an alleged murder-for-hire plot to kill him. Attorneys for Wendi Adelson and several family members issued a statement Wednesday saying speculation of their involvement in Dan Markel’s killing is categorically false. Authorities …

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South Florida Man Says He Didn’t Kill FSU Professor

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — One of the two men accused of killing a Florida State University professor is pleading not guilty to the charges. Sigfredo Garcia appeared in a Leon County court on Friday as his attorney sought his release on bail until trial. A grand jury last week indicted …

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Police: Killing Of FSU Professor Linked To Bitter Divorce

According to newly released court records, investigators say the killing of a Florida State University law professor was part of a murder-for-hire scheme. Sigfredo Garcia was arrested in South Florida last week in connection to the July 2014 death of Daniel Markel. Garcia made a brief appearance in court Thursday and his lawyer says he'll plead not guilty.

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