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Big Night For Big Men In Round 1 Of NFL Draft

Big Night For Big Men In Round 1 Of NFL DraftOne year after glamour quarterbacks were the big story, NFL teams mostly opted for big, beefy, bruisers during Round One of the 2013 NFL draft Thursday night.

Father Saves Boy From Alligator Attack, With A Stranger’s Help

Father Saves Boy From Alligator Attack, With A Stranger’s HelpA 6-year-old boy's day off from school Friday left him with a vivid story to tell his classmates, after he was seized — and eventually released — by an alligator in South Florida.

Poll: Vast Majority Of Undocumented Immigrants Have Connection To Citizens

Poll: Vast Majority Of Undocumented Immigrants Have Connection To CitizensA vast majority of undocumented Latino immigrants (85 percent) have family connections to U.S. citizens, a new poll finds.

Scientists: ‘No Options’ To Stop Massive Asteroids On Collision Course

Scientists: ‘No Options’ To Stop Massive Asteroids On Collision CourseWithout "a few years" warning, humans currently have no capacity to stop an asteroid on a collision course with the planet, scientists told a Senate panel Wednesday.

Former Student Planned To Stage Attack At Central Florida University

Former Student Planned To Stage Attack At Central Florida UniversityPolice believe Seevakumaran "first pulled a gun on one of his roommates, who then escaped to a bathroom and called 911," the Sentinel says. "The sound of police arriving may have prompted Seevakumaran to alter his plans."

A Year Later, Trayvon Martin’s Mother Hopes For Justice And Change

A Year Later, Trayvon Martin’s Mother Hopes For Justice And ChangeOne year ago Tuesday, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot and killed in Sanford, Fla., — a death that would reignite the national debate about race relations and raise questions about the "stand your ground" laws on the books in Florida and 29 other states.

A Week Later, Pollster Says: ‘I Was Drinking That Republican Kool-Aid’

A Week Later, Pollster Says: ‘I Was Drinking That Republican Kool-Aid’If voters were surprised to watch TV networks call the election for President Obama over Republican Mitt Romney minutes after polls closed in California last week, perhaps it was because of earlier statements from some pollsters confident in a Romney romp. A few are now acknowledging mistakes.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us

Who Gets The Blame For The Romney Loss? The Tea Party Has A Theory.

The Tea Party and other conservatives argue that Mitt Romney lost the election because he was "too moderate." And they are calling for a complete overhaul of the Republican Party. But the evolving demographics may have played a bigger role.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us

Florida’s Most Populous County Finishes Vote Count

Florida’s Most Populous County Finishes Vote CountIt only took two extra days, but Florida's Miami-Dade County has finished counting votes in the presidential election. But as of Thursday afternoon, three other large counties were still tabulating.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us

Once Again, Florida’s Voting Doesn’t Add Up

The election problems in Florida that kept the nation waiting more than a month for the outcome of the presidential race back in 2000 have largely been resolved. But the state has come up with a whole new set of difficulties that led to long lines and another slow count.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us