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3rd trial for mom in 'Baby Lollipops' killing nearing an end
MIAMI (AP) -- Closing arguments are set in the murder trial of a Florida mother accused of beating her toddler son to death in a case that riveted the Miami area decades ago....

USDA reduces expectations for Florida's citrus crop harvests
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) -- Federal agriculture officials have reduced expectations for Florida's citrus crop for the coming year....

Central Florida student found dead in campus apartment
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- A student at the University of Central Florida was found dead in her campus apartment....

Norovirus outbreak closes Air Force child care centers
HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. (AP) -- An Air Force installation in Florida has closed its child care centers due to an outbreak of norovirus....

Chicken, beef spill into Florida road after train hits truck
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) -- A truckload of chicken and beef spilled across a Florida road when a train hit a disabled semitrailer....

Florida has settled just 1 storm-related price-gouging case
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida got thousands of complaints about price-gouging when Hurricane Irma hit, but so far Attorney General Pam Bondi's office has settled just one case....

3 Florida men charged in shark dragging video incident
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida wildlife officials and prosecutors have charged three men connected to a video of a shark being dragged behind a speeding boat....

NTSB El Faro probe highlights maritime safety issues
While fateful decisions made by the captain of the doomed freighter El Faro were instrumental in the ship's sinking, federal investigators spread plenty of blame around and highlighted multiple safety issues in the maritime industry that contributed to its demise....

Starry wishes granted: Teens meet Star Wars cast at premiere
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Tyler Woodward was a Star Wars fan long before his cancer diagnosis. His whole life, really. The 17-year-old says he was born "right when all the prequels were coming out" and grew up having lightsaber fights with his two older brothers....

Day care closes after 2 toddlers die from possible infection
MIAMI (AP) -- A Florida day care has shut down following the deaths of two toddlers a week apart from possible meningitis infections....

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