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Tropical Storm Gordon threatens South Florida

Weather forecasters have issued storm warnings for portions of South Florida and the Florida Keys. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said Monday that Tropical Storm Gordon is likely to batter the region with heavy rains. A Storm Surge Watch is in effect for a portion of the Mississippi-Alabama border. The center said in its … Continue reading Tropical Storm Gordon threatens South Florida

WELLINGTON, Fla. | 2 shot during South Florida high school football game

WELLINGTON, Fla.— A high school football stadium was evacuated after gunshots rang out during a practice football game in South Florida on Friday night in what authorities say stemmed from an altercation between students. Palm Beach County Sheriff’s officials said two people were injured in the gunfire during the game at Palm Beach Central High … Continue reading WELLINGTON, Fla. | 2 shot during South Florida high school football game

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