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MOST people would plea for their life if faced with death. But a convicted murderer has instead dared a judge to execute him.
LATER AND TAKE YOU INSIDE THE DOLPHINS LIKE A ROOM. LOSSLESS BOULEVARD MISSING ONE OF ITS MOST FAMOUS MARKERS NATIVE AMERICAN STATUTE THAT LISTED OUTSIDE OF A CIGAR SHOP FOR DECADES HAS BEEN STOLEN.
It's 8:15 p.m. and the four-member crew of Fort Lauderdale Fire Department Engine 8 has just made its way back to the firehouse after two back-to-back calls - one where an SUV plowed into a store and another where a family smelled something burning in the attic. The station's alarm system blares.
Octavio Reyes, 36, was reported missing on Aug. 31. He'd told family members he was headed to Club 301 the night before, but never showed up. A day later, Hillsborough County Sheriff's deputies found his 2000 Ford F-150 burned on Shell Point Road in Ruskin.
A proposed private passenger rail line with plans to eventually run from Miami to Orlando has chosen a company to manufacture its passenger cars. Siemens announced this week that it has been awarded the contract to build the cars and diesel-electric locomotives for All Aboard Florida.
Chef/owner Philip Darmon is an Australian native who spent the past decade traveling the globe, cooking for the rich and famous aboard luxury motor yachts.
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Chris Blythe, left, and Jackie Brown participated in the Swim to Alligator Lighthouse as a relay team last year, but this time they are each doing it solo. "> Chris Blythe, left, and Jackie Brown participated in the Swim to Alligator Lighthouse as a relay team last year, but this time they are each doing it solo.
Police are trying to find out what happened to a person found floating in a Fort Lauderdale waterway on Saturday.
The soap made from clients' breast milk also contains essential oils, organic honey, oatmeal as an exfoliant and a coconut-oil soap base. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.
Could the gift of creativity be found in her name? Named after a beautiful plant, Pansy means "to be remembered". As far back as she could remember she was enamored with the art of quilt-making.
George Zimmerman threatened to kill a driver during a road rage incident in Lake Mary and later showed up at the man's workplace, according to police. The road rage incident happened Tuesday, Lake Mary police told Local 6, but the other driver declined to press charges, so Zimmerman was not arrested.
It makes sense that wakeboarding would have its world championships in a place like Fort Lauderdale.
Timothy Brobeck, a bartender/waiter at Stache 1920's Drinking Den in Fort Lauderdale, was killed in a hit and run accident on Sunday afternoon.
YOLO and its adjoining O Lounge on Las Olas Boulevard will unveil a complete makeover Friday that owners say cost more than a million dollars.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 01:13 am
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