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Video shows man wrestling alligator to save puppy

Florida man – what can't he do? A nature camera posted near a pond in Estero, Florida, captured the harrowing footage of Richard Willbanks, age 74, straddling an alligator and wrenching its jaws apart in order to save his three-month-old King Charles spaniel puppy, Gunner, who had wandered too close to the water. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, Florida, News, Charles, Florida Man, Estero Florida, Alligator Attack, Alligator Wrestling, Richard Willbanks


SLS: Nasa 'megarocket' assembly begins in Florida

Nasa has stacked the first pieces of the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket at Florida's Kennedy Space Center.
Tags: Florida, News, Nasa


SpaceX launches 100th Falcon 9 mission with fleet-leading rocket from Florida

The most experienced Falcon 9 rocket in SpaceX's fleet launched from Cape Canaveral on Tuesday, delivering 60 Starlink internet satellites to orbit.         [Author: Florida Today]
Tags: Spacex, Florida, News, Falcon, Cape Canaveral, Florida Today, StarLink


Matt Gaetz: Trump should pardon Michael Flynn, and himself

Florida GOP representative Matt Gaetz said tonight on Fox News that outgoing crimelord president Donald Trump should pardon Michael Flynn. He should pardon the Thanksgiving turkey. He should pardon everyone from himself to administration officials to Joe Exotic if he has to.. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, Florida, News, Thanksgiving, US news, Gop, Fox News, Donald Trump, Pardons, Trump, Michael Flynn, Matt Gaetz, Joe Exotic


Flouting Public Health Experts ‘Til The End, White House Still Planning Holiday Parties

WASHINGTON (AP) — All those warnings from public health officials begging Americans to limit gatherings this holiday season amid a surge in coronavirus cases aren’t stopping the White House from planning a host of festivities and holiday parties in the midst of a pandemic. Monday’s delivery of an 18-and-a-half-foot tall Fraser fir by horse-drawn carriage signaled the kickoff of the usual array of White House holiday events that will include the annual turkey pardon and Christmas and Hanukkah eve...
Tags: Florida, News, Congress, Abc, Washington, White House, Turkey, Joe Biden, Ap, Donald Trump, Anthony Fauci, Trump, Adams, Melania Trump, Fraser, Rose Garden


United States: Florida Capitol Update – 2020 Election Update And Results - Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC

On Tuesday, November 3rd, Americans across the nation exercised our most important right as citizens – the right to vote. Turnout for mail in voting far exceeded past elections and overall turnout was robust.
Tags: Florida, News, United States, Rooney


Texts Show That Census Supervisor In Alabama Told Counters To Use Fake Answers

The texts from an Alabama census supervisor had an urgent tone. “THIS JUST IN …,” one of them began. It then laid out how census takers should fake data to mark households as having only one resident even if they had no idea how many people actually lived there. The goal of the texts from October, obtained by The Associated Press, was to check off as many households as possible on the list of homes census takers were supposed to visit because residents never had filled out census questionnaires....
Tags: Florida, Cook, News, Maryland, Supreme Court, Alabama, Ap, Associated Press, Social Security Administration, Donald Trump, Baltimore, Justice Department, Irs, Trump, Bureau, San Jose California


Florida man who saved his puppy from alligator's jaws shares update on dog's recovery

The day they met, Richard Wilbanks and Gunner, now a 3-month-old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, were inseparable.         [Author: Fort Myers News-Press]
Tags: Florida, News, Fort Myers News-Press, Gunner, Charles Spaniel, Richard Wilbanks


A dark money mystery in Florida centers on the campaign of a spoiler candidate who appeared to help a Republican win by 32 votes

A dark money mystery in Florida centers on the campaign of a spoiler candidate who helped a Republican win by 32 votes.
Tags: Florida, Cnn


Secret Service Agents Are Being Asked To Relocate Ahead Of Trump’s Inevitable Return To FL

Secret Service agents in President Trump’s detail are being asked whether they’d like to relocate to Palm Beach, Florida — where Mar-a-Lago is located — as Trump’s flailing legal attempts to challenge the election results fizzle out, according to ABC News on Monday. ABC News also reported that the Secret Service’s Miami field office also has inquired about physical reinforcements to Mar-a-Largo. The request of Secret Service agents to relocate to Florida and the potential Mar-a-Lago reinforcem...
Tags: Florida, New York, News, White House, Miami, Secret Service, Biden, Donald Trump, Abc News, Trump, Melania Trump, Sunshine State, Palm Beach Florida, Bedminster New Jersey, Mar-a-lago, New Yorker Trump


Monday Night Football: Los Angeles Rams @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers Live Thread & Game Information

Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images Tonight's Monday Night Football game features two second place NFC teams. The Los Angeles Rams will travel East to Florida to take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Tom B
Tags: Florida, News, Nfc, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Los Angeles Rams, Grant Halverson Getty


Benjamin Crump demands justice after a Florida deputy shot two Black teens. Here's what we know

The shooting deaths of Angelo Crooms, 16, and Sincere Pierce, 18, on Nov. 13, have captured national interest and set off protests.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, Usa Today, Pierce, Benjamin Crump, Angelo Crooms


Frontier Airlines is launching 19 new routes and expanding to 3 new cities in 2021 with a new shortest route at 167 nautical miles — here's the full list

A Frontier Airlines Airbus A321. Carlos Yudica / Shutterstock.com Frontier Airlines is planning massive growth in 2021 with 19 new routes and entry into three new cities. The bi-coastal expansion will focus primarily on California and Florida but cities across the US will see increased service.  In the Caribbean, Frontier is taking the fight to Spirit Airlines with increased service to the Dominican Republic and US Virgin Islands.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Fronti...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Florida, News, Air Travel, California, Mexico, Planes, US, Sacramento, San Francisco, Trends, Chicago, Flying, Miami, Airbus


Frontier Airlines is launching 19 new routes and expanding to 3 new cities in 2021 with a new shortest route at 171 nautical miles — here's the full list

A Frontier Airlines Airbus A321. Carlos Yudica / Shutterstock.com Frontier Airlines is planning massive growth in 2021 with 19 new routes and entry into three new cities. The bi-coastal expansion will focus primarily on California and Florida but cities across the US will see increased service.  In the Caribbean, Frontier is taking the fight to Spirit Airlines with increased service to the Dominican Republic and US Virgin Islands.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Fronti...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Florida, News, Air Travel, California, Mexico, Planes, US, Sacramento, San Francisco, Trends, Chicago, Flying, Miami, Airbus


Benjamin Crump is seeking justice after a Florida deputy shot two Black teens. Here's what we know

The shooting deaths of Angelo Crooms, 16, and Sincere Pierce, 18, on Nov. 13, have captured national interest and sparked protests.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, Usa Today, Pierce, Benjamin Crump, Angelo Crooms


Florida Man Wrestles His Puppy From Alligator’s Jaws In Stunning Video

Richard Wilbanks dove into the pond, grabbed the gator and pried open its jaws to free his dog.
Tags: Florida, News, Richard Wilbanks


Florida Covid cases triple since it reopened

Since Gov. Ron DeSantis reopened Florida in late September, the number of reported Covid-19 cases per week in the state has tripled.
Tags: Florida, News, Stories, Ron DeSantis


The number of Covid-19 cases reported each week in Florida has tripled since the state reopened

Since Gov. Ron DeSantis reopened Florida in late September, the number of reported Covid-19 cases per week in the state has tripled.
Tags: Florida, Cnn, Ron DeSantis


Puppy rescued from jaws of alligator in Florida – video

A man in Florida rescued his puppy from the jaws of an alligator, diving under the water and wrestling the reptile all without dropping the cigar from his mouth. Richard Wilbanks, 74, was walking his Cavalier King Charles spaniel, Gunner, around the pond near his retirement home when the alligator raced up from the water and grabbed the dog. Cameras set up by the Florida Wildlife Federation and the fSTOP Foundation captured the encounter.Gunner suffered a small puncture wound to his stomach,  wh...
Tags: Florida, Animals, World news, US news, Wildlife, Charles, Wilbanks, Richard Wilbanks, Florida Wildlife Federation, fSTOP Foundation


Beach erosion from Tropical Storm Eta unearthed remnants of an 1800s shipwreck

After Tropical Storm Eta swept across northern Florida earlier this month, a beachgoer made a discovery while walking on the shore in St. Augustine.
Tags: Florida, News, Stories, Tropical Storm Eta


Beach erosion from Tropical Storm Eta unearthed remnants of an 1800s shipwreck in Florida

After Tropical Storm Eta swept across northern Florida earlier this month, a beachgoer made a discovery while walking on the shore in St. Augustine.
Tags: Florida, Cnn, Tropical Storm Eta


Florida football coach Dan Mullen, reporter Kassidy Hill have joking exchange about Christmas lights

Dan Mullen sees reporter's Christmas lights during Zoom news conference, jokingly reminds Kassidy Hill they shouldn't go up until after Thanksgiving.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, Dan Mullen, Usa Today, Kassidy Hill


Wisconsin election officials say Trump observers are obstructing the recount and interrupting vote counters

Recount observers watch ballots during a Milwaukee hand recount of Presidential votes at the Wisconsin Center, Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, in Milwaukee, Wis. Associated Press/Nam Y. Huh Wisconsin election officials on Saturday said observers for President Donald Trump were seeking to obstruct recount efforts. Th officials said in some cases, Trump observers were objecting to every single ballot being counted. Some Trump observers also broke rules by constantly interrupting vote counters with qu...
Tags: Dane, Florida, Politics, News, Milwaukee, Trends, Joe Biden, Ap, Wisconsin, Donald Trump, Trump, Dec, MICHAEL TARM, 2020 Election, George Christenson, Posnanski


Florida man saves his dog from the jaws of an alligator; wildlife cam films the dramatic rescue

A Florida man's heroic efforts to save his dog from an alligator were captured in a dramatic video.         [Author: USA TODAY NETWORK]
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, USA TODAY Network


Wisconsin Election Officials Accuse Trump Observers Of Jamming Up Recount

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Election officials in Wisconsin’s largest county accused observers for President Donald Trump on Saturday of seeking to obstruct a recount of the presidential results, in some instances by objecting to every ballot tabulators pulled to count. Trump requested the recount in Milwaukee and Dane counties, both heavily liberal, in hopes of undoing Democrat Joe Biden’s victory by about 20,600 votes. With no precedent for a recount reversing such a large margin, Trump’s strategy is wid...
Tags: Dane, Florida, News, Milwaukee, Joe Biden, Ap, Wisconsin, Donald Trump, Trump, Dec, David Taintor, George Christenson, Posnanski, Tim Posnanski, Joe Voiland, Voiland


Opinion: Don't blame Florida State for being cautious in calling off Clemson game

The finger-pointing is on over the Florida State-Clemson game being called off Saturday after a Tigers player tested positive for COVID-19.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, Tigers, Clemson, Usa Today, Don, Florida State Clemson


Florida retiree wrestles puppy from jaws of alligator

In a dramatic encounter recorded by surveillance cameras, a Florida man chased an alligator under water and rescued his 3-month-old puppy from the jaws of death.
Tags: Florida, Cnn



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