Student Tanisha Medina thought it was funny, so she took a picture of her wearing a dog cone to show her friends the mock punishment students faced in her science classroom. Parents didn't find it as humorous. Click here to read the whole story.
A giant, mystery eyeball was found on the shoreline in Pompano Beach. A biology professor from Duke University said that it appeared to be an eye of a large scombrid, likely a swordfish or marlin. To read the whole story, Click here
In a speech about the national meningitis outbreak now affecting Florida, Gov. Rick Scott accidentally directed people to call a sex chat hotline. To read the whole story, click here.
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Tysheka Pink and Katina Summerset faced charges for stealing hundreds of bras and panties worth thousands of dollars from Victoria Secret at the Boynton Beach Mall and Boca Town Center mall. To read the whole story, click here.
Ana Gloria Garcia Gutierrez admitted to riding a manatee and claimed she was new to the area and did not realize it was against the law to touch or harass manatees, investigators said. To read the whole story, click here.
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According to police, Kelsey Smith of Deltona smashed his own face and spit blood at deputies, perhaps making this one of the craziest mug shots ever. To read the whole story, click here.
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Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport was willing to pay $76,252 for a wildlife biologist who specializes in keeping animals away from airports. To read the entire story, click here.
Mellisa Mansfield was caught defecating on the side of Interstate 95 with a stolen car. She was arrested on charges including indecent exposure, vehicle theft and operating a motor vehicle without a valid license. To read the whole story, click here.
A veteran Miami police officer caught using her patrol car to haul mattresses was relieved of duty with pay while the department investigates. To read the whole story, click here.
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A witness says a naked man chewing on the face of another naked man on a downtown Miami highway ramp kept eating and growling at a police officer who fatally shot him to make him stop. To read the whole story, click here.
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Two bodies were found in two separate locations on Dec. 12, 2013 in Lake Worth.
Producers with the Ellen DeGeneres Show were in Belle Glade, Fla., on Dec. 11 to feature 5-year-old drum major Taranza McKelvin,
Ah, Florida. While our friends and family shovel snow, we make sand castles. Do you tease your northern friends about our Florida winters? We want to help! Send us your photos!
Tens of thousands of people, nearly 100 heads of state, celebrities and street sweepers honored Nelson Mandela on Dec. 10, 2013.
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