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Politics

Massacre becomes part of political landscape

June 15, 2016

By DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Sunday’s horrific massacre at a gay club in Orlando may have deepened the chasm between an increasingly divided electorate in Florida — and the nation — but how…

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Politics

Blog survives another hacker attack

June 14, 2016

Posts on Orlando shooting apparently attracted cyber attacks. Techies swept site. We are clean. Unfortunately we had to delete comments posted the last few days.…

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Caring

Disney donates $1M to help shooting victims, families

June 14, 2016

Bolstered by money from some of Central Florida’s biggest corporate players, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer on Tuesday announced formation of the OneFlorida Fund to help victims and family members in the aftermath of the mass shooting…

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Politics

Pensacola native faces re-election in D.C.

June 14, 2016

LaRuby May is up for re-election today. The Pensacola High graduate and daughter of the late Rev. Theophalis May and Mary May represents Ward 8 on the Council of the District of Columbia in Washington, D.C.…

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Politics

Orlando gunman cleared background checks

June 13, 2016

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA The gunman who carried out a massacre early Sunday in an Orlando nightclub passed all of the legally required background checks for his weapons, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam…