January 27, 2020

Florida school shooting response detailed in released radio traffic

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By Zoe Papadakis From Newsmax Florida school shooting details emerged Thursday, when audio recordings were released, indicating that Broward Deputy Scot Peterson radioed that gunfire was “inside” and warned officers to stay away, the Miami Herald reported. Since the Feb. 14 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Peterson has taken heat […]

Gov. Rick Scott: FBI Answer ‘Unacceptable’ on Florida Shooting, Wray Should Resign

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By Cathy Burke From Newsmax Florida’s GOP Gov. Rick Scott on Friday issued a stern call for FBI Director Christopher Wray to resign in the wake of revelations the bureau failed to act on a frightening tip about the suspect in a deadly school rampage. In a statement, Scott called the failure “unacceptable.” “Seventeen innocent […]

Cayman Airways offers hurricane help

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Cayman Airways has lowered its fares for Caymanians and travelers in south Florida so they can come home or avoid the ravages of Hurricane Irma. One way fares to Cayman have been reduced to $69 with no change fee and no baggage fee. “As a government we need to make […]

Third Outbreak of Zika virus found in Florida

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By Maureen Foody From WN.com Florida has another possible outbreak of the Zika virus on the Gulf Coast in Pinellas County according to NBC News. At least one person has been infected locally near St. Petersburg as the state also reported four more cases in Wynwood where the first continental U.S. Zika outbreak was noted. “Today, […]

Up in smoke? Florida’s failed medical marijuana measure

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By Dori K. Stibolt, From Daily Business Review In this photo taken Tuesday, May 14, 2013, Medical marijuana prescriptions vials are filled at the Venice Beach Care Center medical marijuana dispensary in Venice, Calif. Los Angeles politicians have tried and failed for so long to regulate medical marijuana that it was only a matter of […]