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JACKSONVILLE, Fla | 6 shot on street near north Florida stadium before NFL game

JACKSONVILLE, Fla — Six people have been wounded in a street shooting blocks from the Florida stadium where the NFL’s Houston Texans played and defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday afternoon, authorities said. Ron Lendvay, director of investigations for the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, said several shots rang out about 12:35 p.m. Sunday on a boulevard … Continue reading JACKSONVILLE, Fla | 6 shot on street near north Florida stadium before NFL game

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla | Johnson’s 158 yards rushing help Lions beat Dolphins 32-21

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla.— Kerryon Johnson rushed for 158 yards and the Detroit Lions looked unstoppable Sunday by repeatedly mounting long scoring drives to beat the Miami Dolphins 32-21. Matt Stafford was 18 for 22 for 217 yards and two touchdowns. Detroit had 457 total yards and 248 on the ground, with scoring drives covering 64, … Continue reading MIAMI GARDENS, Fla | Johnson’s 158 yards rushing help Lions beat Dolphins 32-21

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla | Sanders kicks FG as Dolphins rally past Bears 31-28 in OT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla  — Jason Sanders kicked a 47-yard field goal on the final play of overtime after Cody Parkey missed a 53-yard try for the Chicago Bears, who blew an 11-point lead in the final 16 minutes of regulation and lost to the Miami Dolphins 31-28 Sunday. Miami’s Brock Osweiler threw for 380 yards … Continue reading MIAMI GARDENS, Fla | Sanders kicks FG as Dolphins rally past Bears 31-28 in OT

MEXICO BEACH, Fla | Searches intensify after body is found in Michael’s wake

MEXICO BEACH, Fla  — Rescuers intensified efforts Saturday to find survivors who might be trapped amid the ruins of a small Florida Panhandle community nearly obliterated by Hurricane Michael, where one body has already been recovered. Crews with dogs went door-to-door in Mexico Beach and pushed aside debris to get inside badly damage structures in … Continue reading MEXICO BEACH, Fla | Searches intensify after body is found in Michael’s wake

MEXICO BEACH, Fla | Official: Searchers find bodies in hurricane-stricken town

MEXICO BEACH, Fla. — Search-and-rescue teams began finding bodies in and around Mexico Beach, the ground-zero town nearly obliterated by Hurricane Michael, an official said Friday as the scale of the storm’s fury became ever clearer. But he gave no details on the number of dead. The death toll across the South stood at 13, … Continue reading MEXICO BEACH, Fla | Official: Searchers find bodies in hurricane-stricken town

MEXICO BEACH, Fla | Search crews look for the dead and the living in Florida

MEXICO BEACH, Fla — Florida authorities fielded a barrage of calls about people missing in Hurricane Michael’s aftermath as search-and-rescue teams Friday made their way through flattened neighborhoods, looking for victims dead or alive. The death toll stood at 13 across the South. The number of dead was expected to rise, but authorities scrapped plans … Continue reading MEXICO BEACH, Fla | Search crews look for the dead and the living in Florida

PANAMA CITY, Fla. | The Latest: Michael caused estimated $8B in insured losses

PANAMA CITY, Fla.— The Latest on the impact of Hurricane Michael’s destructive path across the southeastern U.S. (all times local): 8:10 p.m. An insurance company that produces models for catastrophes is estimating Hurricane Michael caused about $8 billion in insured losses. Boston-based Karen Clark & Company released the estimate Thursday. It includes the privately insured … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Fla. | The Latest: Michael caused estimated $8B in insured losses

PANAMA CITY, Fla | The Latest: Florida governor asks debate delay after storm

PANAMA CITY, Fla— The Latest on the impact of Hurricane Michael’s destructive path across the southeastern U.S. (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Forecasters say Tropical Storm Michael is speeding over the Carolinas on its way to the Atlantic Ocean. The National Hurricane Center says the storm is moving northeast at 23 mph (37 kph) with … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Fla | The Latest: Florida governor asks debate delay after storm