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Wayne Huizenga, who went from trash to billions, dies at 80
MIAMI (AP) -- College dropout Wayne Huizenga started with a trash hauling company, struck gold during America's brief love affair with VHS tapes and eventually owned three professional sports teams....

Students say Parkland march is the heart of the movement
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) -- There is a flurry of activity in Parkland as a forklift heaves boxes of risers and a man climbs precariously high above lighting scaffolding. A Marjory Stoneman Douglas teen is directing it all, surrounded by nine classmates as they prepare for a march that could bring 30,000 supporters....

AP-NORC Poll: Support soars for stricter gun control laws
NEW YORK (AP) -- Support for tougher gun control laws is soaring in the United States, according to a new poll that found a majority of gun owners and half of Republicans favor new laws to address gun violence in the weeks after a Florida school shooting left 17 dead and sparked nationwide protests....

Students scarred by Vegas massacre join Florida rallying cry
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Kaitlynn Willoughby was frustrated by how quickly gun control debates stalled after the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history....

After Parkland shooting, worldwide 'March for Our Lives'
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) -- They can't buy a beer or rent a car and most aren't even old enough to vote, yet the students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have spearheaded what could become one of the largest marches in history with nearly 1 million people expected in Washington and more than 800 sister marches from California to Japan....

1 dead in house fire in Florida
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- One person has died in a fire at a home in Florida....

Lawyer urges release of Florida shooting suspect's brother
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) -- An attorney for the brother of Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz said in court papers that a $500,000 bond for trespassing at the school is excessive and that the brother should be released from jail....

911 calls: Police fast on scene of Florida bridge collapse
MIAMI (AP) -- Police and rescue workers arrived at the scene of a pedestrian bridge collapse near a Florida university campus even before witnesses could finish making 911 calls for help, according to audio files released Thursday....

Miccosukee tribe seizes non-native dad's newborn in hospital
MIAMI (AP) -- A tribal court for a sovereign Indian nation in Florida ordered the return of an infant Thursday that was taken from her parents, a Miccosukee mother and a white father, at a Miami-area hospital....

Florida man convicted of killing woman over "disrespect"
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida man faces a possible life sentence for fatally shooting a woman he said disrespected him....