By Taylor Gaines on February 12th, 2014 | Last updated: February 13, 2014 at 12:11 pm
As an Ocala school’s magnet program prepares to compete in the annual FIRST Robotics Regional Competition, the program continues to teach its students valuable life skills by involving them in the community.
By Alyssa Hayden on March 20th, 2013 | Last updated: March 23, 2013 at 7:21 pm
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.
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By Cassandra Ganter on March 19th, 2013 | Last updated: March 19, 2013 at 11:38 am
Pakistan arrests man in Daniel Pearl’s slaying – CNN.com – Pakistani officials arrested Quari Abdul Hayee on Sunday in connection with the 2002 Daniel Pearl beheading case. Suspected to have facilitated Pearl’s kidnapping, Hayee joins Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, who confessed […]
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By Rachel Jones on March 19th, 2013 | Last updated: March 20, 2013 at 12:34 pm
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: Gainesville city elections today, body of missing Gilchrist County man found, evidence of planned attack found in UCF dorm, Hillary Clinton announces support of same-sex marriage, residents of Colombia protest poor living conditions.
By Mark Memmott on March 18th, 2013 | Last updated: March 21, 2013 at 10:55 am
The University of Central Florida in Orlando closed down its main campus until midday. Authorities are investigating. The incident began with a fire alarm at a dormitory. As police responded, a student apparently killed himself with a gun. Then other weapons and IEDs were discovered.