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News Minute: Here is the latest Florida news from The Associated Press

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A storm system is expected to bring heavy rains and significant flooding risks to northern Florida. Up to 5 inches of rain is forecast this morning from Tampa northward. A flood watch is in effect for the Panhandle, the Big Bend area and northeast Florida.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a South Florida father is facing murder charges in the stabbing death of his adult son during an argument over the mother's stabbing years earlier. The Broward Sheriff's Office said Friday that 63-year-old Joseph Horace Troutman told deputies he was acting in self-defense.

SAN DIEGO (AP) - A California-based officer has been relieved of duty because of unspecified alleged misconduct while he was commanding officer of the Blue Angels. Navy officials say Capt. Gregory McWherter has been removed from his post in San Diego. An investigation continues into allegations of an "inappropriate command climate" at the Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron based in Pensacola.

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - A SpaceX rocket is on its way to the International Space Station with a fresh load of supplies. The rocket blasted off with 2½ tons of cargo, more than a month late. Storms cleared out at Cape Canaveral just in time for the mid-afternoon launch.

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