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By Leah Harding on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: April 19, 2013 at 6:29 pm
Officials are searching for the suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings that took place earlier this week. The two brothers, one dead, who are suspected of the crime are said to be from Chechnya, a controlled state of Russia. Two experts from the University of Florida discuss what this background means to the investigation.
By Amanda Jackson on March 26th, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 9:58 am
A new University of Florida study shows locally grown food makes up 20 percent of food purchased for at-home consumption in the state
By Kelsey Meany on February 15th, 2013 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 6:13 am
Step one in being a Presidents Day expert: it doesn’t have an apostrophe and it’s not officially called Presidents Day.
By Carolyn Brewster and Jewel Midelis on February 13th, 2013 | Last updated: February 16, 2013 at 10:37 am
There were 53 total shark attacks reported in the United States, which is the highest number since 2000, according to the Univesrity of Florida’s International Shark Attack File report released on Monday.
By Kelly Price on October 1st, 2012 | Last updated: October 1, 2012 at 11:58 am
For the second consecutive week, gas prices have fallen in Florida and may continue to decrease, according to AAA spokeswoman Jessica Brady. Brady said pessimistic news about the global economy, including lagging demand in the U.S. and manufacturing growth continuing [...]
By Blake Alderman on August 7th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:07 pm
Monday the U.S. women’s soccer team won its match, 4-3, in extra time, over the Canadian soccer team in the Summer Olympic Games in London. Many watched the two teams fight it out on the field. One of those watching [...]