Tag Archives: Miami

In The News: Plane Emergency Landing, Speed Limit Increase, Miami Dolphins National Joke, Sweetwater Corruption Case

By on November 13th, 2013 | Last updated: November 13, 2013 at 12:06 pm

State senators want to increase Florida’s speed limit to 75 mph – Sens. Jeff Clemens, D-Lake Worth, and Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg, are pushing for legislation that would increase Florida’s maximum speed limit on from 70 to 75 mph on rural […]

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In the News: lawmakers back teacher raise, doctor fights murder charges, ex-CEO pleads guilty to theft, leukemia therapy shows promise, prison chief fatally shot

By on March 20th, 2013 | Last updated: March 20, 2013 at 3:51 pm

Legislature teacher raises: lawmakers back $480-M for teacher raises – Senate budget writers signaled Wednesday they are likely to accept Gov. Rick Scott’s plan to give teachers $480 million, though they plan to tie the money to student-learning progress. The […]

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In the News: Sandy costs NY $42 billion, new South Florida toll lanes, Gators eyeing Sugar Bowl, Florida man chokes on roaches

By on November 26th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:54 pm

Cuomo, Bloomberg brief NY delegation on storm cost – An official in the New York governor’s administration says Superstorm Sandy ran up a $42 billion bill on New York and the state and New York City are making big requests […]

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In The News: Kellogg recall, Cuban Missile Crisis anniversary, Collapsed parking garage built by Tallahassee firm, VP debate recap, Mystery Monkey in Tampa now a nuisance

By on October 12th, 2012 | Last updated: October 17, 2012 at 9:45 am

Kellogg Company recalls Mini-Wheats. Metal fragments in cereal.  – Consumers of Bite Size Frosted and Unfrosted Mini-Wheats cereal should be cautious. The Kellogg Company issued a recall of those cereals due to possible contamination of metal mesh. Christian Science Monitor […]

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Not your mother’s bath salts

By on June 13th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:54 pm

The synthetic drug known as “Bath Salts” is believed to be the cause of the recent horrific incident in Miami when 31-year-old Randy Eugene attacked 65-year-old Ronald Poppo, chewing parts of his face. As Florida’s 89.1’s Emily Burris reports, the […]

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