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No murder charges filed against mother of toddler found dead in Orlando motel

No murder charges filed against mother of toddler found dead in Orlando motel

Prosecutors said they are moving forward without murder charges against the former caretakers of a young boy who investigators said was abused to death.
Man found guilty in Brevard County road-rage killing case

Man found guilty in Brevard County road-rage killing case

Wednesday afternoon, after about nine hours of deliberations, a jury found a Brevard County man guilty of second-degree murder in a road-rage killing case.

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Orange County probation round up

Orange Co. deputies target 339 probation offenders during round up

The Orange County Sheriff's Office used a surprise round up to target violent offenders and people who skipped out on their probation.
Apopka leaders approve proposal involving chief administrative officer

Apopka leaders approve proposal involving chief administrative officer

Apopka city leaders approved a last-minute addition to the agenda at Wednesday night’s meeting.

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Report: Wrong-way driver in fatal SR-417 crash was legally drunk

Report: Wrong-way driver in fatal SR-417 crash was legally drunk

Channel 9 has learned a wrong-way driver killed in a crash on State Road 417 in Seminole County was legally drunk.

NATIONAL NEWS

Jury won't consider deaths in Ga. salmonella trial

A jury weighing criminal charges Thursday against the owner of a Georgia peanut plant blamed for a nationwide salmonella outbreak five years ago will decide the case without hearing one fact — that nine people died after eating the company's tainted peanut butter.

Rain from tropical storm begins falling on Arizona

A weakened Pacific storm slammed much of southern Arizona, but it appeared to spare Tucson on Wednesday night.

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UCF leaders consider $6.5 million Student Athlete Leadership Center

UCF leaders consider $6.5 million Student Athlete Leadership Center

Apopka leaders approve proposal involving chief administrative officer

Apopka city leaders approved a last-minute addition to the agenda at Wednesday night's meeting.

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Dr. Phillips tops 8a state high school football rankings

The Associated Press Top 10 Florida high school football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and previous rankings:Class 8A Record Pts Prv 1.
Orlando City SC MLS Crest tz

Preparing for MLS Orlando City cuts most of roster

Orlando City Soccer Club today announced the list of current players the team will retain for their inaugural Major League Soccer (MLS) season.

NEWS OF THE STRANGE

Police: Video shows man used banana to rob store

Police in Philadelphia say a man used a banana he swiped from a convenience store counter to simulate a gun while he robbed the place.

Missing driver says he woke up in field of donkeys

A driver who went missing after a one-car rollover in New Mexico says he later woke up in a field of donkeys.

ENTERTAINMENT HEADLINES

Wallenda: Spectacle, legacy inspire Chicago walk

Nik Wallenda is all about spectacle, a showman who crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire and now has his sights on Chicago's iconic skyscrapers — partly because of the city's reputation for being windy.
Directors Guild finds TV diversity hiring stalled

Directors Guild finds TV diversity hiring stalled

Women and minorities are largely shut out of the ranks of TV series directors in a stubbornly unchanged pattern of hiring, according to a Hollywood guild study released Wednesday.

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