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Winter Park's Dinky Dock beach closed to swimming due to bacteria

The beach at Winter Park's Dinky Dock park is closed for swimming due to elevated bacteria levels in the water, ...


Orange County Commission District 6: Where the candidates stand

District 6 Commissioner Victoria Siplin faces a challenge in her re-election bid from a self-described social-justice activist who was among ...


Worker killed in oil vat accident near Walt Disney World identified

A worker was killed after falling into a vat filled with oil near Walt Disney World Wednesday morning, according to ...


Authorities searching for missing Disney worker, FDLE says

man, according to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.Brian Klecha, a Disney employee, was last seen in December, making a ...


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Collusion probe blamed for Brennan’s clearance being axed

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Hounded by the intensifying Russia collusion probe being led by the Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the U.S. ...

Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations turn deadly

KARACHI, Pakistan - As Pakistan marked its 72nd Independence Day, several cases of aerial firing recorded across the country left ...

Explosion on Indian oil tanker off Oman, two casualties

MUSCAT, Oman - An Indian oil tanker, MT Desh Vaibhav suffered an explosion off the coast of Oman, with three ...

Kabul student centre attacked, death toll revised to 34

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber struck a student education centre in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul on Wednesday, leaving dozens ...

U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

Trump slams witch hunt and those investigating it

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a fiery day on Twitter, the U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at his regular targets ...

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Pakistan warns Twitter to block offensive content

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan has issued a stern warning to popular microblogging site, Twitter to either block “offensive content” or ...

Uber hires former NSA official to lead firm’s security

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Nine months after Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi fired the company’s head of security, Joe Sullivan over the ...

Vienna topples Melbourne as world’s most liveable city

VIENNA, Austria - Breaking Melbourne’s seven year record, the Austrian capital, Vienna was crowned the world’s most liveable city, in ...

Longtime Netflix CFO David Wells to step down

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - After completing 14 years with the company, during which time Netflix recorded massive growth, the streaming giant’s ...

Ticketmaster asked to shutdown controversial resale websites

LONDON, U.K. - Following warnings of a crackdown by the country’s competition watchdog, Ticketmaster U.K. has now decided to shut ...

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Nationals hope to build on win vs. Marlins

MIAMI -- The Washington Nationals woke up Thursday with a losing record, nine games off the lead in a division ...


Mets-Phillies features top-flight pitching matchup

Two of baseball's best young pitchers will square off Friday night in Philadelphia. Aaron Nola (13-3, 2.28 ERA) and Noah ...


First and worst as Indians host Os

CLEVELAND -- Two teams that are a study in contrasts will meet Friday night at Progressive Field to open a ...


Rays help Red Sox ahead of matchup

BOSTON -- Coming off a rare loss, the Boston Red Sox actually won on their off-day on Thursday. While Boston ...


NFL notebook: Bryant visits with Browns

Free agent wide receiver Dez Bryant visited the Cleveland Browns on Thursday. Bryant arrived at the team's facility accompanied by ...


Buccaneers sign DT Iddings

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed defensive tackle Drew Iddings, the team announced Thursday. In a corresponding roster move, the Buccaneers ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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