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  • Carjacking suspect drags officers, police say

    Carjacking suspect drags officers, police say

    Monday, September 15 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-09-16 02:20:15 GMT
    Two police officers were dragged by a car while trying to arrest a carjacking suspect Sunday, the Winter Haven Police Department said.
    Two police officers were dragged by a car while trying to arrest a carjacking suspect Sunday, the Winter Haven Police Department said.
  • Deceased FGCU student was recent Sunlake High graduate

    Deceased FGCU student was recent Sunlake High graduate

    Monday, September 15 2014 9:46 PM EDT2014-09-16 01:46:18 GMT
    Nineteen-year-old Austin Vonckx couldn't wait to attend become a Florida Gulf Coast Eagle, but after only a month on campus his dreams were erased.
    Nineteen-year-old Austin Vonckx couldn't wait to attend become a Florida Gulf Coast Eagle, but after only a month on campus his dreams were erased.
  • JFK's "silly bastard" can chuckle, 50 years later

    JFK's "silly bastard" can chuckle, 50 years later

    Monday, September 15 2014 9:28 PM EDT2014-09-16 01:28:07 GMT
    President John F. Kennedy is often remembered as cool, calm, and collected. But 50 years ago, a Tampa man sent JFK into a tizzy over a picture that appeared in the Washington Post.
    President John F. Kennedy is often remembered as cool, calm, and collected. But 50 years ago, a Tampa man sent JFK into a tizzy over a picture that appeared in the Washington Post.
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  • Foles leads Eagles to 30-27 win against Colts

    Foles leads Eagles to 30-27 win against Colts

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:12 AM EDT2014-09-16 04:12:30 GMT
    Andrew Luck threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to Ahmad Bradshaw to give the Indianapolis Colts a 7-3 lead over the Philadelphia Eagles after one quarter on Monday night.
    Nick Foles threw a tying touchdown pass with 3:25 to go, and then set up Cody Parkey for the winning 36-yard field goal as time expired, lifting Philadelphia to a 30-27 win at Indianapolis on Monday night.
  • US to assign 3,000 from US military to fight Ebola

    US to assign 3,000 from US military to fight Ebola

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:12 AM EDT2014-09-16 04:12:26 GMT
    The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to...
    The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to overwhelmed local...
  • Weakening Odile pushes up Mexico's Baja California

    Weakening Odile pushes up Mexico's Baja California

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:12 AM EDT2014-09-16 04:12:21 GMT
    A weakening Tropical Storm Odile pushed up Mexico's Baja California Peninsula early Tuesday, dumping heavy rains that could bring dangerous flash floods and mudslides but also a potential boon to the...
    A weakening Tropical Storm Odile pushed up Mexico's Baja California Peninsula early Tuesday, dumping heavy rains that could bring dangerous flash floods and mudslides but also a potential boon to the drought-stricken...
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  • Philippines warns of possible volcanic eruption

    Philippines warns of possible volcanic eruption

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:01 AM EDT2014-09-16 05:01:21 GMT
    Government scientists say one of the Philippines' most active volcanos is showing signs of heightened unrest and an eruption is possible within weeks.
    One of the Philippines' most active volcanoes is showing signs of heightened unrest and an eruption is possible within weeks, government scientists warned Tuesday.
  • Venezuela's newest shortage: breast implants

    Venezuela's newest shortage: breast implants

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:31 AM EDT2014-09-16 04:31:13 GMT
    Venezuela's chronic shortages have begun to encroach on a cultural cornerstone: the boob job.
    Venezuela's chronic shortages have begun to encroach on a cultural cornerstone: the boob job.
  • Alibaba raises IPO price range on strong demand

    Alibaba raises IPO price range on strong demand

    Monday, September 15 2014 10:21 PM EDT2014-09-16 02:21:07 GMT
    Alibaba now plans to raise up to $25.03 billion in its upcoming IPO, making what was expected to be the biggest stock market debut even bigger.
    Alibaba now plans to raise up to $25.03 billion in its upcoming IPO, making what was expected to be the biggest stock market debut even bigger.
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  • Asia stocks lower on caution over Fed meeting

    Asia stocks lower on caution over Fed meeting

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:01 AM EDT2014-09-16 04:01:18 GMT
    World stock markets sank Monday on weak Chinese economic data as investors looked ahead to a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting and Scotland's independence referendum.
    Asian stock markets were mostly lower Tuesday as investors played it safe ahead of a potentially pivotal Federal Reserve meeting.
  • Odile slams Mexico's Baja California

    Odile slams Mexico's Baja California

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:41:29 GMT
    Hurricane Odile raked the Baja California Peninsula with strong winds and heavy rains early Monday as locals and tourists in the resort area of Los Cabos began to emerge from shelters and assess the damage.
    Odile weakened to a tropical storm Monday night after blazing a trail of destruction through Mexico's Baja California Peninsula that leveled everything from ramshackle homes to luxury hotels, and left entire...
  • New questions over abortion coverage in health law

    New questions over abortion coverage in health law

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:11:26 GMT
    A nonpartisan congressional agency is raising new questions about compliance with a key compromise on abortion that allowed the federal health care law to pass in 2010.
    A nonpartisan congressional agency is raising new questions about compliance with a key compromise on abortion that allowed the federal health care law to pass in 2010.
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  • Apple pushes digital wallet with Apple Pay

    Apple pushes digital wallet with Apple Pay

    Saturday, September 13 2014 11:30 AM EDT2014-09-13 15:30:50 GMT
    Apple is betting that people want to pay with a tap of the phone rather than a swipe of the card.
    Apple is betting that people want to pay with a tap of the phone rather than a swipe of the card.
  • How to get the best trade for your 'old' iPhone

    How to get the best trade for your 'old' iPhone

    Thursday, September 11 2014 5:56 PM EDT2014-09-11 21:56:41 GMT
    Apple fans: Do not allow the frenzy to upgrade diminish the value of your existing phone. You are surely seeing offers galore to buy your “old” iPhone 4 or iPhone 5. Trust us: Do not take the first offer you see.
    Apple fans: Do not allow the frenzy to upgrade diminish the value of your existing phone. You are surely seeing offers galore to buy your “old” iPhone 4 or iPhone 5. Trust us: Do not take the first offer you see.
  • Cruise lines offering private passenger perk

    Cruise lines offering private passenger perk

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 10:35 PM EDT2014-09-10 02:35:32 GMT
    Not everyone aboard the Norwegian Getaway is standing in the crowded buffet line or clamoring for a recliner by the pool.A select few are perched in an exclusive enclave that sits atop the bow of the glistening new ship.
    Not everyone aboard the Norwegian Getaway is standing in the crowded buffet line or clamoring for a recliner by the pool.A select few are perched in an exclusive enclave that sits atop the bow of the glistening new ship.
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