Horrified Florida students beg the adults: Please, do something about guns

Horrified Florida students beg the adults: Please, do something about guns

After a mass shooting left 17 students and faculty dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in the Fort Lauderdale suburb of Parkland, many area students — instead of withdrawing into the solitude of grief — have thrown themselves into the spotlight in anger and frustration. They’re too young to vote. But in national TV

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SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket soars in debut test launch from Florida

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket soars in debut test launch from Florida

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – The world’s most powerful rocket, SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy, roared into space through clear blue skies in its debut test flight on Tuesday from a Florida launch site where moon missions once began, in another milestone for billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk’s private rocket company. The 23-story-tall jumbo rocket, carrying a cherry

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Trump Hits Alps, but Melania Is Frosty in Florida

Trump Hits Alps, but Melania Is Frosty in Florida

President and Melania Trump in Brussels in May. WASHINGTON — Melania has learned a few things from the master. The first lady will never be as brilliant at trolling as her husband. He is an idiot-savant who plays in the roiling ocean of Twitter as naturally as a blubbery-necked sea lion. Only Donald Trump, a

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Florida could declare porn a health threat

Florida could declare porn a health threat

Florida Legislature (Sentinel file) TALLAHASSEE — The state could declare pornography a public health risk that needs education, research and policy changes to protect Floridians, according to a resolution overwhelmingly approved by a House committee Thursday. The resolution is being sponsored by Republican Rep. Ross Spano, also a candidate for attorney general. He has previously

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Five quick takes on Scott Frost’s final game with Central Florida, a Peach Bowl victory over Auburn

Five quick takes on Scott Frost’s final game with Central Florida, a Peach Bowl victory over Auburn

Scott Frost’s no-huddle offense found its stride in the third quarter. >> On the biggest stage, Erik Chinander had a sterling day, fully validating Frost’s decision to bring him to Lincoln. Nebraska’s new defensive coordinator employed an aggressive plan to slow down Auburn’s run game – and dissuade Auburn from running it more than it

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The Morning After: Three stars, five takeaways from the Avalanche’s victory over Florida

The Morning After: Three stars, five takeaways from the Avalanche’s victory over Florida

David Zalubowski, The Associated Press Donate Here For the second time in less than a week, the Avalanche defeated the Florida Panthers, this time 2-1 at the Pepsi Center. Joe Sakic assesses his Avalanche team nearly six weeks after Matt Duchene trade https://t.co/DWdXKoXvMD via @denverpost #Avs THREE STARS Nathan MacKinnon. Had both goals for Colorado.

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