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Advocates say Florida governor's 'sanctuary bill' politically motivated

Added: 16.06.2019 7:16 | 15 views | 0 comments

The bill prohibits local governments from enacting "sanctuary" polices that protect undocumented immigrants from deportation. Advocates point out Florida doesn't have any sanctuary cities.

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Bucs prospects lead South to All-Star win

Added: 16.06.2019 4:21 | 1 views | 0 comments

Pirates prospects Cal Mitchell and Travis Swaggerty helped the South Division post a 2-0 victory over the North in the Florida State League All-Star Game on Saturday night.

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Don't eat fish from Florida lake experiencing toxic algae bloom, biologist cautions

Added: 16.06.2019 0:59 | 19 views | 0 comments

A biologist warned against eating fish from Lake Okeechobee after a toxic bloom was discovered. At least one local fishing guide disagrees.

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Police: Woman jabbed at Florida sea turtle nest with stick

Added: 15.06.2019 22:26 | 1 views | 0 comments

A woman has been accused of disturbing a sea turtle nest in Florida.


Trayvon Martin's mom says Hillary Clinton 'planted the seed' for her to run for office in Florida

Added: 15.06.2019 18:22 | 15 views | 0 comments

Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, is running for local office in Florida after being inspired by Hillary Clinton's campaign.


Florida's DeSantis signs controversial sanctuary cities ban into law

Added: 15.06.2019 14:51 | 14 views | 0 comments

Florida Republican Gov. Ron Desantis signed a controversial measure on Friday that blocks localities from becoming sanctuary cities and mandates they cooperate with federal immigration enforcement.

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Meet the ocean cleanup company that’s removed 4.7 million pounds of trash

Added: 15.06.2019 13:52 | 5 views | 0 comments

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced plans this week to eliminate single-use plastics nationwide as early as 2021. While lawmakers are taking action on land, two surfers from Florida are also fighting the battle on the water. Ocean cleanup company 4ocean has removed 4.7 million pounds of trash from the water since 2017 -- and in the process, has created more than 300 jobs. Jamie Wax reports.


Cuba Fast Facts

Added: 14.06.2019 23:18 | 7 views | 0 comments

Read CNN's Cuba Fast Facts to learn more about this communist country located in the Caribbean Sea, approximately 90 miles south of Florida.

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Florida governor signs "sanctuary cities" ban

Added: 14.06.2019 22:22 | 8 views | 0 comments

The bill prohibits local governments from enacting "sanctuary" polices to protect undocumented immigrants from deportation


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