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  • Baby doll mutilator pleads guilty to gun charge

    Baby doll mutilator pleads guilty to gun charge
    Edward Victor Williams, a three-time convicted felon who federal agents found with a bomb recipe, satanic writings and bizarre shrines on his Jackson County property, pleaded guilty in federal court this week to possessing an illegal gun. reports the...
  • Environmental groups questioning DEP air-pollution plan

    TALLAHASSEE -- Environmentalists are questioning Florida's latest plans to comply with federal clean air requirements without mandating that two of its heaviest-polluting coal-fired power plants meet the stricter pollution limits. Last month, the...
  • Colonial Ecuador

    Colonial Ecuador
    QUITO, Ecuador — With its sometimes stunningly low cost of living for expatriates, Ecuador has long welcomed U.S. retirees, but it's also worthy of a trip for vacationers thanks to its divergent geography and a colonial past that survives in...
  • Reviews: The stunt-challenges begin in '72 Hours' and 'The Hero'

    Reviews: The stunt-challenges begin in '72 Hours' and 'The Hero'
    I suppose it has something to do with summertime, these extreme stunt-challenge contests in which people do physically difficult, psychologically intimidating things in the hope of winning big money. Anyway, they're back. Two premiere Thursday on TNT:...
  • Blades Joins Duran Biopic 'Hands of Stone' (Exclusive)

    Panamanian singer-composer-actor Ruben Blades joins Robert De Niro and Edgar Ramirez in "Hands of Stone," Jonathan Jakubowicz's upcoming biopic on boxer Roberto Duran. The Emmy- and Grammy award-winning Blades, who will portray Duran's manager Carlos...
  • Mil millas de aventura

    Mil millas de aventura
    El estado del Sol ofrece las mejores playas para pescar, caminar, aprender sobre el pasado y descansar. Se acerca el verano y nada más obvio en Florida que ir a la playa. Sin embargo, las costas de la península albergan mucho más que arena y mar: sus 1,...
  • BOLO: Tegus on the loose!

    BOLO: Tegus on the loose!
    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is asking folks in Panama City to report any sightings of a tegu, a non-native to Florida black-and-white lizard with banding on the tail, according to a news release from the Florida Fish and...
  • George McGovern dies at 90; liberal standard-bearer against Nixon in '72

    George S. McGovern, an icon of American liberalism who campaigned for the White House with moral fervor against President Richard M. Nixon and the Vietnam War but lost in a thundering landslide, has died. He was 90. McGovern died Sunday morning while...
  • Carlos Fuentes dies at 83; Mexican novelist

    If Carlos Fuentes could have invented the perfect character to star in one of his novels, he might have come up with a protagonist named Carlos Fuentes. That character would be a glamorous global citizen who was born in Panama as a diplomat's son, then...
  • Maritime official floats a career idea for youths

     Maritime official floats a career idea for youths
    It's a safe bet that for many youngsters a career in the maritime industry isn't one that immediately leaps to mind. Capt. Mark Stevenson wants to change that — particularly among black students. Stevenson is the president of the International...
  • From Key West to the beaches, Florida beckons spring breakers

    From Key West to the beaches, Florida beckons spring breakers
    Like the college experience itself, spring break has evolved. It started with the innocent notions of Connie Francis in the 1960 film "Where the Boys Are," accelerated into the hedonistic MTV-fueled excesses of the early 1990s and down-shifted into...