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Orlando gunman mosque is set ablaze

Police in Florida are investigating a fire at the mosque where the Orlando gunman, Omar Mateen used to pray.

Police in Florida are investigating a fire at the mosque where the Orlando gunman, Omar Mateen used to pray.

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Hermine wreaks havoc across US state of Florida

Hurricane Hermine has wreaked havoc across the US state of Florida, knocking out power to nearly 300,000 homes and businesses, flooding low-lying areas and raising concerns about the spread of the Zik

Hurricane Hermine has wreaked havoc across the US state of Florida, knocking out power to nearly 300,000 homes and businesses, flooding low-lying areas and raising concerns about the spread of the Zik

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Hurricane Hermine makes landfall in Florida

The Category 1 hurricane has brought winds of 130 kilometres an hour to several areas of the US state.

The Category 1 hurricane has brought winds of 130 kilometres an hour to several areas of the US state.

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Zika cases in Miami Beach bring new warning for pregnant women

Confirmation that the Zika virus has infected several people in Miami Beach has led US authorities to warn pregnant women not to travel to the Florida resort’s affected…

Confirmation that the Zika virus has infected several people in Miami Beach has led US authorities to warn pregnant women not to travel to the Florida resort’s affected…

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Cannibal attack stuns Florida

"Legal high" drug Flakka is under the spotlight after police find a 19-year-old student chewing the face of a stabbing victim.

"Legal high" drug Flakka is under the spotlight after police find a 19-year-old student chewing the face of a stabbing victim.

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Homage to Hemingway

Over one-hundred people participated in the annual Ernest “Papa” Hemingway Look-Alike Contest in Key West, Florida on Saturday (July 23).

Over one-hundred people participated in the annual Ernest “Papa” Hemingway Look-Alike Contest in Key West, Florida on Saturday (July 23).

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Orlando gunman pledged allegiance to ISIL during 911 calls

Newly released transcripts of 911 calls made by Orlando gunman Omar Mateen reveal he threatened to strap hostages into explosives vests.

Newly released transcripts of 911 calls made by Orlando gunman Omar Mateen reveal he threatened to strap hostages into explosives vests.

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Florida police find body of boy grabbed by alligator

Police divers have recovered the body of the a 2-year-old boy who was seized by an alligator near a Disney World Hotel in Florida.

Police divers have recovered the body of the a 2-year-old boy who was seized by an alligator near a Disney World Hotel in Florida.

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Wife of Orlando gunman, Noor Salman, could face charges

US officials are considering whether to charge the wife of the gunman who killed 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando, in connection with the attack.

US officials are considering whether to charge the wife of the gunman who killed 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando, in connection with the attack.

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Orlando shooter 'regular' at Pulse nightclub

The gunman who killed 49 people and wounded dozens in an attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando visited the bar on multiple occasions, several customers have said.

The gunman who killed 49 people and wounded dozens in an attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando visited the bar on multiple occasions, several customers have said.

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"I played dead to survive"

A survivor of Sunday's nightclub attack in Orlando has given a vivid account of the moment the gunman opened fire on the crowd.

A survivor of Sunday's nightclub attack in Orlando has given a vivid account of the moment the gunman opened fire on the crowd.

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Tampa Bay ray of light on US Cuban relations

The historic baseball match between Cuba and the Tampa Bay Rays was beautiful theatre. Baseball diplomacy in Havana.

The historic baseball match between Cuba and the Tampa Bay Rays was beautiful theatre. Baseball diplomacy in Havana.

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SpaceX jubilant at success of re-usable rocket

A rocket took off from Cape Canaveral in Florida on Monday and landed again ten minutes later – the first time such a feat has been achieved. The

A rocket took off from Cape Canaveral in Florida on Monday and landed again ten minutes later – the first time such a feat has been achieved. The

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Sand sculptures stun beach-goers in Florida Keys

Some of the world’s best sand artists are battling it out on a beach in Florida Keys as part of international competition. Tourists have been

Some of the world’s best sand artists are battling it out on a beach in Florida Keys as part of international competition. Tourists have been

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US: Erika downgraded from tropical storm, but still poses flood threat

The US National Hurricane Center has downgraded Tropical Storm Erika. Its maximum sustained winds have dropped to 56km per hour, which is just below

The US National Hurricane Center has downgraded Tropical Storm Erika. Its maximum sustained winds have dropped to 56km per hour, which is just below

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Baby sea turtles released off Florida’s coast

The US Coast Guard has helped 25 baby sea turtles return to their natural habitat. They took them 64 kilometers off the coast of Cape Canaveral

The US Coast Guard has helped 25 baby sea turtles return to their natural habitat. They took them 64 kilometers off the coast of Cape Canaveral

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Florida teen shoots dead 6-year-old brother and kills himself

In Florida a boy of six has been shot dead by his 13-year-old brother who then killed himself after an argument over food. The teenager also shot his

In Florida a boy of six has been shot dead by his 13-year-old brother who then killed himself after an argument over food. The teenager also shot his

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Next SpaceX rocket launch attempt expected on Friday

The launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Florida was called off at the last minute because of a unspecified technical issue, said NASA. The

The launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Florida was called off at the last minute because of a unspecified technical issue, said NASA. The

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10th Annual Key West Daschund Walk

About 175 dogs and their owners participated tenth annual Key West Dachshund Walk. Dachshunds are the short legged, long bodied canines that are part

About 175 dogs and their owners participated tenth annual Key West Dachshund Walk. Dachshunds are the short legged, long bodied canines that are part

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NASA launches new Orion spacecraft

NASA unmanned spaceship blasts off for trial run from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida one day after technical problems delayed the

NASA unmanned spaceship blasts off for trial run from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida one day after technical problems delayed the

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Shooter dead, one critical after panic at Florida State

A gunman has shot and wounded three people before being shot dead by police at Florida State University in Talahassee. The man had walked into the

A gunman has shot and wounded three people before being shot dead by police at Florida State University in Talahassee. The man had walked into the

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SpaceX cargo ship heads to ISS with NASA supplies

The SpaceX cargo ship has begun its journey to the International Space Station (ISS), delivering more than 5,000 pounds of space supplies for

The SpaceX cargo ship has begun its journey to the International Space Station (ISS), delivering more than 5,000 pounds of space supplies for

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100 baby turtles hatch

A “turtle webcam” mounted on a beach in the Florida Keys has recorded the hatching of about 100 baby loggerhead sea turtles.

A “turtle webcam” mounted on a beach in the Florida Keys has recorded the hatching of about 100 baby loggerhead sea turtles.

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From Florida with love Jake Owen hits the road

Jake Owen is on the road in the US to promote his new album ‘Days of Gold’. The Florida born musician has explored his past growing up in the

Jake Owen is on the road in the US to promote his new album ‘Days of Gold’. The Florida born musician has explored his past growing up in the