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  1. In the market for a new bike? Here's what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... as much for his home in Colorado. He was afraid that after riding his Colorado bike that when he returned to his Florida bike he'd be disappointed, but no. "The cheaper bike still seemed like a nice ride to me," he said. First, what kind of riding ...

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  2. ACC football: Florida State clears its path to another unbeaten regular seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Post-Standard

    Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston overcame three interceptions to throw for 401 yards and three touchdowns as the Seminoles defeated Louisville 42-31 on Thursday night. ? Virginia or Boston College in Tallahassee? Not likely.

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  3. Panel discusses Human Rights Ordinance for Jacksonville at UNFRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... at the Lazzara Performance Hall on the UNF campus to discuss the issue. The event was sponsored by UNF, WJCT and The Florida Times-Union with John Delaney, president of the University of North Florida, as moderator. Times-Union Editor Frank Denton ...

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  4. Jeb Bush Blasts Hillary Clinton's 'Businesses Don't...Read the original story

    22 min ago | Memeorandum

    Jeb Bush Blasts Hillary Clinton's 'Businesses Don't Create Jobs' Remark - Although they are not officially declared 2016 presidential contenders, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton are widely considered to be building up campaign operations for the next presidential election.

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  5. Today In HistoryRead the original story

    22 min ago | KeysNews.com

    The powerful Florida League of Municipalities passed a resolution endorsing the proposed highway linking Big Pine Key with Florida's West Coast. Boy Scout Troop No.

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  6. Lady Conchs ready for regular seasonRead the original story

    23 min ago | KeysNews.com

    After a good start to the season with a win over West Orange on Saturday in the Preseason Classic, the Key West girls soccer team begins the regular season today with an overnight road trip up the east coast of Florida. This afternoon they face Centennial High School in Port St. Lucie in a 4 p.m. match.

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  7. Leaders vote on marriage equality resolutionRead the original story

    23 min ago | KeysNews.com

    Key West will mostly likely follow in the footsteps of five other Florida cities that have urged Gov. Rick Scott and Attorney General Pam Bondi to stop defending the state amendment barring gay marriage. In a proposed resolution on Wednesday night's meeting agenda, City Commissioner Tony Yaniz declares the residents of Key West support marriage equality and don't want taxpayers' dollars spent on the legal fight against it.

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  8. Traffic Pattern Change State Road 40 in OcalaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Capital Soup

    As the Florida Department of Transportation continues widening the western portion of State Road 40 in Ocala, a minor traffic pattern change will be implemented starting the night of November 3, 2014. Avenue intersection, will notice a shift of the road to the north, where SR 40 currently transitions from two lanes to four.

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  9. State Road 46 Detour at I-95 Overpass, November 5-6Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Capital Soup

    A major detour is set to begin on State Road 46, as part of a project to widen and improve Interstate 95. The Lane Construction Corporation is performing the work under contract with the Florida Department of Transportation. Eastbound/westbound road closure on SR 46 at the I-95 overpass is planned from 8 p.m. Wednesday, November 5 .

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  10. Highlands issues warning on ransom scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... demands money for their safe return. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1wKRnZV Highlands County, Florida -- The Highlands County Sheriff's Office is warning residents about a ransom scam, where a caller gets information on someone ...

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  11. Past St. Augustine mayors talk about their role in city's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | St. Augustine Record

    ... for me," he said. During his administration, Runk stated one thing that was very important to him: the Order of La Florida Award. Runk said the award's beginnings lay in the man who was the Major General of the Florida National Guard at the time. ...

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  12. How to assure relatives' safety in long-term careRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... how you can make sure you protect your family members when moving them to long-term care facilities in the state. Florida s Long-Term Care Ombudsman program offers a wealth of information. Specially trained volunteers visit each facility in the ...

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  13. Report: Deltona HR director warned about emailRead the original story

    30 min ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... had been verbally counseled by a superior, only later to be informed that a written reprimand was required. He said Florida law doesn't require him, as a union official, to follow a chain-of-command in circumstances like this. City Commissioner ...

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  14. Palmetto Bay campaigns get uglierRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Miami Herald

    ... email newsletters and submit again. Political Currents (Monday - Friday) Keep up with the latest in politics - in Florida, the nation, Latin America and the Caribbean. Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, ...

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  15. These 6 States Could Expand Medicaid After the ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | TIME.com

    Former Florida Governor and Democratic candidate for Governor Charlie Crist waits next to an empty podium for Republican Florida Governor Rick Scott who delayed his entry onto the stage due to an electric fan that Crist had at his podium at a televised debate at Broward College on Oct. 15, 2014 in Davie, Florida. The 2014 midterms have been called the "Seinfeld election" and the "meh midterms" - because they're supposedly about nothing and nobody cares.

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  16. Trinity Christian dominates Providence, clinches district titleRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

    For nine weeks, no one in Florida could slow down Providence's ground game. Trinity Christian changed everything on a stormy Thursday night.

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  17. Despite the current trend, don't expect to rush field after Florida-Georgia gameRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... game against Cincinnati. Don't expect either situation to repeat itself at EverBank Field on Saturday for the Florida-Georgia game - or at the home venues for those schools, or Florida State. Regardless of what happens in parking lots or surrounding ...

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  18. Six 'Noles Get Wins at Clay Court EventRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Florida State Seminoles

    KISSIMMEE, Fla. The Seminole men's tennis team saw six of eight players tally at least one win on Day 1 of the 2014 USTA Collegiate Clay Court Invitational presented by VISIT FLORIDA, highlighted by four 'Noles making it to the Round of 32 in the singles draw.

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  19. Go Inside Tommy Hilfiger's Beach HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Ocean Drive

    ... with cool, classic American style, and his wife, handbag designer Dee Ocleppo, had long been searching for a Florida family getaway before they finally bought their three-floor, seven-bedroom, 15,000-square-foot house in Golden Beach last year. ...

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  20. UPS to hire 7,600 Florida residents for the peak holiday seasonRead the original story

    57 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... at its distribution centers, according to a November 30 statement by the Office of Governor Rick Scott. Some Florida residents are pleased that more jobs will be available, even though they are temporary in nature. "I will probably apply for one of ...

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