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'Shy' king cobra on the loose leads Orlando school to lock children inside

03/09/2015 19:56:00

Children at a Florida school were locked indoors on Thursday as wildlife officials scoured the grounds for a venomous 8ft-long king cobra that broke free

Sunken 1715 Spanish fleet a treasure trove that keeps on giving gold

20/08/2015 23:25:00

Diver William Bartlett had just started exploring a 300-year-old shipwreck with a metal detector late last month in the waters off Florida’s Atlantic coast when

Family grieves after machete killing of teen as police say attack was planned

22/08/2015 16:03:00

José Amaya Guardado’s mother said she brought her son to the US nine years ago to escape the violence rampant in their native El Salvador.

Couple makes a splash with underwater wedding in suit and gown – video

26/08/2015 01:15:00

A Miami couple marries underwater 8km off Key Largo, Florida, on Tuesday. Kimberly Triolet and Jorge Rodriguez chose the day and the subterranean site because

Self-driving ‘crash’ trucks to hit Florida highways this year

26/08/2015 11:50:00

The first autonomous vehicles to hit US highways will not be Google or Apple cars, but self-driving trucks – and they will be riding roads

Buzz Aldrin developing a 'master plan' to colonize Mars within 25 years

27/08/2015 23:52:00

Buzz Aldrin is teaming up with Florida Institute of Technology to develop “a master plan” for colonizing Mars within 25 years. The second man to walk

Nearly one million households with interest-only mortgages can't pay off debts
Nearly one million households with interest-only mortgages can't pay off debts

Nearly one million households with interest-only mortgages can't pay off debts

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Karl Stefanovic tucks into a bouquet of bacon and meat for Father's Day
Karl Stefanovic tucks into a bouquet of bacon and meat for Father's Day

Karl Stefanovic tucks into a bouquet of bacon and meat for Father's Day

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Slave Trade portion of Playing History game pulled after outrage
Slave Trade portion of Playing History game pulled after outrage

Slave Trade portion of Playing History game pulled after outrage

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Zahera Tariq suspected of trying to join ISIS with her children is arrested at Luton Airport
Zahera Tariq suspected of trying to join ISIS with her children is arrested at Luton Airport

Zahera Tariq suspected of trying to join ISIS with her children is arrested at Luton Airport

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