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By Michelle Plitnikas on April 1st, 2013 | Last updated: April 1, 2013 at 4:14 pm
Take a break from buttering the floor and ding-dong-ditching and read this list of how April Fools’ Day is celebrated in other countries. From France to Portugal; from Iran to Poland, it seems there is a day devoted to pulling pranks in most countries.
By Stephanie Denardo on February 8th, 2013 | Last updated: February 8, 2013 at 12:34 pm
Alachua County Sheriff’s Deputies are determining the cause of death for a Gainesville couple found dead in their apartment yesterday afternoon. Today the U.S. Senate considers Counterterrorism Advisor John Brennan to head the CIA. The massive manhunt to capture former [...]
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 Jaclyn Raulerson on February 7th, 2013 | Last updated: February 7, 2013 at 2:07 pm
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: Credit card fraud, Black History Month, Teacher-student relationship, French forces, Iran drone.
By Leah Harding on January 17th, 2013 | Last updated: January 17, 2013 at 5:56 pm
UF assistant professor Terje Ostebo said the Algerian hostage-taking is an attempt to prevent Western invasions, such as France’s invasion of Mali.
By Clint Holzapfel on June 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:08 pm
Sixty eight years ago, on this date, hundreds of thousands of American and allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, as they tried to liberate France and end the threat of Adolf Hitler’s attempt of world domination. Those who were [...]