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Chief Judge Belvin Perry

Casey Anthony judge joins Morgan and Morgan firm

A Florida judge who gained an international audience while presiding over Casey Anthony's murder trial is retiring from the bench, but not from the courtroom.
Dog eaten by gator in Orlando

Trappers suspend search for gator that ate Orlando man's dog

Wildlife trappers have suspended the search for a large alligator that snatched and ate a pit bull puppy Monday morning in the Carver Shores area of Orlando.

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Baiting homeless into crime? Osceola judge drops charges

Channel 9 has learned all charges were dropped against a group of homeless people who were arrested during a controversial sting in Osceola County earlier this year.
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Man behind two central Fla. convenience store robberies nabbed, police say

Investigators said they believe they have caught the man behind two holdups in Casselberry and in Orange County.

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Dog eaten by gator in Orlando

Trappers suspend search for gator that ate Orlando man's dog

Wildlife trappers have suspended the search for a large alligator that snatched and ate a pit bull puppy Monday morning in the Carver Shores area of Orlando.

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US: No wrongdoing in handling child immigrants

A federal investigation that included surprise inspections was unable to substantiate 16 accusations by advocacy groups that the government packed into frigid cells children caught crossing the border alone, made them sleep on hard floors and provided inadequate food or medical care.

It's no longer safe to recline your airplane seat

Squeezed into tighter and tighter spaces, airline passengers appear to be rebelling, taking their frustrations out on other fliers.

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Man behind two convenience store robberies nabbed, police say

Investigators said they believe they have caught the man behind two holdups in Casselberry and in Orange County.

Tractor-trailer overturns after driver falls asleep on I-4 in Longwood

An overturned tractor-trailer caused the eastbound lanes of Interstate 4 to shut down near Lake Mary Boulevard at SR-434 in Longwood Tuesday, authorities said.

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Winston, FSU hold off Oklahoma State in opener

Jameis Winston threw for 370 yards and scored on a sparkling 28-yard run, and No. 1 Florida State opened defense of its national title with a 37-31 victory Saturday night over Oklahoma State on the same field where this year's champion will be crowned.
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Idaho-Florida game canceled after lightning, rain

The Idaho-Florida game has been canceled because of unsafe field conditions. No makeup date was scheduled.

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Penn State student gains rep as squirrel whisperer

A Penn State student is gaining an Internet reputation as a "squirrel whisperer" for befriending, feeding and dressing up a furry little friend she has named "Sneezy.

UMass starts semester with giant clambake

The new school year at the University of Massachusetts has started with a record-setting feast. More than 3,000 traditional New England clambake dinners were served on the Amherst campus on Monday.

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Ontario police: Bieber charged with assault

Ontario police: Bieber charged with assault

Canadian pop star Justin Bieber faces new charges after police said Tuesday he was arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and an ATV that led to a physical altercation in southwestern Ontario.
Children's poems by Nick Cannon due in March

Children's poems by Nick Cannon due in March

Nick Cannon has been keeping a notebook for much of his life, and next year we'll get to see some of the entries.

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9 Family Dance, Dream & Inspire Ticket Giveaway

Enter the 9 Family Dance, Dream & Inspire ticket giveaway for your chance to win four (4) tickets to the 2014 Dance, Dream & Inspire at Hard Rock Live Orlando.
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The WFTV 2014 Summer Splash is here! Register all summer long to win great prizes like a 2014 Volkswagen Jetta from David Maus Volkswagen, Wet 'N Wild Annual Passes, Gatorland Family Fun Pack, a $500 Hudson's Furniture Gift Card, and Tommy Bahama 4-piece luggage set from Beall's Department Store.