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Court agrees to hold off ruling on carbon restrictions

  BY MICHAEL BIESECKER and SAM HANANEL WASHINGTON (AP) — At the Trump administration's request, a federal appeals court agreed Friday to postpone a ruling on...

Young cancer survivor gets his wish at NFL draft

  BY DAVID GINSBURG OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — T.J. Owuanibe got his wish: The 14-year-old shared center stage with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to announce...

Florida boy among 5 students hit by car has died

  BY FREIDA FRISARO MIAMI (AP) — A Florida sheriff's deputy was sleeping Thursday afternoon when his 11-year-old daughter called and asked him to pick her...

Impaired Driver Strikes Five Florida Middle School Students, Flees, 13-Year-Old Dead

John Camfield, 48, a former Mississippi law enforcement officer of 18 years was arrested on Thursday after first striking five middle-school children with his...

Construction Begins On New Midtown Center

The Southwest Florida Community Foundation celebrated the beginning of construction on its new Collaboratory facility on Thursday. The Collaboratory is a public-private partnership between the...

Physician who was dragged off flight settles with United

BY MICHAEL TARM and DON BABWIN CHICAGO (AP) — A Kentucky doctor who was dragged off a United flight after he refused to give up...

Flynn was warned not to accept foreign government payments

BY CHAD DAY and STEPHEN BRAUN WASHINGTON (AP) — President Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was warned by authorities when he retired from...

Delays predicted amid Amtrak’s accelerated Penn Station work

BY DAVID PORTER NEW YORK (AP) — Rail travelers who have endured major disruptions recently at the nation's busiest rail station are likely to see...

US admiral says N. Korea crisis is at worst point he’s...

BY RICHARD LARDNER WASHINGTON (AP) — The senior U.S. Navy officer overseeing military operations in the Pacific said Thursday that the crisis with North Korea...

What’s in a name? Bronx Zoo proudly displays ‘snot otters’

NEW YORK (AP) — It's a salamander by any other name — and some of those names are comical. The Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo...

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70-Year-Old Woman Attacked, Suspect At-Large: NEW PHOTOS RELEASED

A 70-year-old woman walking from the Walmart parking lot towards the store located at 545 Pine Island Road in North Fort Myers was approached by an...

Firefighters Mopping Hot Spots in Golden Gate Estates: UPDATE – STILL...

Firefighters are reportedly mopping up hot spots that cover the 7,068 acres consumed by the 30th Avenue Fire. Residual heat crews continue to encounter smoldering...

LCSO Sharing Little Regarding Lehigh Homicide Investigation: UPDATE – VICTIMS IDENTIFIED

The Lee County Sheriff's Office has released limited information regarding the death investigation that began on Thursday afternoon on 4 Street West in Lehigh Acres. Now reported...

Ohio family members plead for tips to solve massacre of 8

  BY ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tearful family members are pleading for information that could help solve the massacre of eight people in Ohio...