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South Florida Industrial Real Estate Prices, Transactions Rise in 4Q; 4Q 2017 Vizzda/MIAMI Realtors Commercial Report Released

MIAMI/APRIL 11, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) —  South Florida industrial real estate prices increased 11.4 percent year-over-year in the 4Q 2017 and the Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach tri-county region posted its second highest industrial transaction volume for the year, according to The Quarterly Report – South Florida Commercial Real Estate released by data firm Vizzda (Visual … Continue reading South Florida Industrial Real Estate Prices, Transactions Rise in 4Q; 4Q 2017 Vizzda/MIAMI Realtors Commercial Report Released

Osaka beats Kasatkina 6-3, 6-2 to win Indian Wells title

INDIAN WELLS, Calif./March 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Naomi Osaka was dazed and confused. Her backhand ticked the baseline on match point, and she paused, unsure whether it was good or not. It was, and still there no was big celebration. Two hours later, she was equally low-key. “I don’t really know what’s going on right … Continue reading Osaka beats Kasatkina 6-3, 6-2 to win Indian Wells title

Williams returns and No. 1 UConn beats South Florida 70-54

UNCASVILLE, Conn/March 06, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Gabby Williams scored 19 points to lead No. 1 UConn to a 70-54 victory over 19th-ranked South Florida on Tuesday in the American Athletic Conference championship. Williams returned to the Huskies’ lineup after sitting out the semifinals to rest a hip injury she tweaked on Sunday. The senior forward has … Continue reading Williams returns and No. 1 UConn beats South Florida 70-54

This week in odd news: Expensive mistake and meatball theft

March 03, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — FLORIDA PYTHON DEVOURS DEER THAT WEIGHS NEARLY 4 LBS. MORE NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Researchers studying invasive Burmese pythons in Florida came upon something they’d never seen before: an 11-foot-long python had consumed an entire deer that weighed more than the snake itself. The wildlife biologists tracking the slithery creatures … Continue reading This week in odd news: Expensive mistake and meatball theft

Florida shooting suspect makes brief court appearance

PARKLAND, /February 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The suspect in the Florida school shooting appeared in court Monday for a procedural hearing about how legal paperwork would be handled in the case. Nikolas Cruz said nothing when he made his first in-person appearance in Broward County Circuit Court. A previous appearance had been by a video … Continue reading Florida shooting suspect makes brief court appearance

His heart in Florida, Rizzo rejoins Cubs after mournful trip

MESA, Ariz. /February 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Anthony Rizzo’s parents were among the first homeowners in Parkland, Florida. He has watched his tight community grow and change dramatically. He remembers as a boy when there were no stoplights in town to the four there are now. The Cubs first baseman still feels tied to his hometown … Continue reading His heart in Florida, Rizzo rejoins Cubs after mournful trip

Shooting renews questions about preventing school carnage

PARKLAND, Fla/February 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Families in a South Florida suburb grieved for their slain children Thursday after one of the nation’s deadliest school shootings, while students, Florida’s governor and President Donald Trump asked: How can Americans prevent more carnage in classrooms? A day after 17 people were massacred at one of the state’s … Continue reading Shooting renews questions about preventing school carnage

Belmont earns first AP Top 25 ranking in school history

NEW YORK /February 12, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Belmont is in the AP Top 25 for the first time in school history. The Bruins (24-3) entered The Associated Press women’s basketball poll Monday at No. 24. First-year coach Bart Brooks has the team riding a 15-game winning streak with the only losses coming this season to … Continue reading Belmont earns first AP Top 25 ranking in school history