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Hot Ticket: How to see Eric Clapton, Santana, ZZ Top and other concerts in Florida

Hot Ticket is back, with information on the latest on upcoming concerts, shows or ticket sale information from South Florida to Pensacola.        [Author: Naples Daily News]
Tags: Florida, Religion, Pensacola, South Florida, Naples Daily News, Eric Clapton Santana ZZ Top

10 Things in Politics: Matt Gaetz and Fox News broke up

Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Politics. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.I'm the Insider politics reporter Oma Seddiq, filling in for Brent Griffiths. Send me tips at [email protected] or @omaseddiq.Here's what we're talking about today:Inside Matt Gaetz's big breakup with Fox News;Kavanaugh ripped the NCAA in a unanimous ruling;The candidates vying to take over the Trump investigation.One thing to look out for today: It's New York's primary electio...
Tags: Utah, Spacex, Florida, New York, Supreme Court, Washington Post, New York City, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Iran, Fox, New York Times, New Jersey, The Times

The RNC shelled out $175,000 in May for a donor event at Mar-a-Lago. That's just a fraction of the $2.6 million they've spent at Trump's businesses since 2007.

The RNC paid over $175,000 to Mar-a-Lago for a donor event held in April. Getty Images The RNC shelled out $175,000 for a donor event at Mar-a-Lago this May. That sum is just a fraction of what the RNC has spent at Trump properties over the last 14 years. According to FEC data, the RNC spent over $2.6 million at Trump businesses since 2007. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Republican National Committee (RNC) have been big spenders at Trump's Mar-a-Lago club this ye...
Tags: Florida, Politics, News, White House, Trends, Gop, Ted Cruz, New York Times, Mitch McConnell, Cnbc, Trump, Rnc, Palm Beach, Republican National Committee RNC, Federal Election Commission FEC, FEC

A coronavirus outbreak hit a Florida government building. Two people are dead but a vaccinated employee wasn't infected

Two people are dead and four of their coworkers were hospitalized after a Covid-19 outbreak swept through a government building in Manatee County, Florida.
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No northern escape route for Florida's coral reefs

Warming seas are driving many species of marine life to shift their geographic ranges out of the tropics to higher latitudes where the water is cooler. Florida's reefs will not be able to make that northward move, however, as they will be caught between intolerably hot tropical waters and increasingly frequent water-cooling cold snaps, according to new findings from Florida Institute of Technology, the U.S. Geological Survey, and several other institutions to be published June 22 in Nature's Sci...
Tags: Florida, Science

Ige rethinking COVID restrictions again, parents don't want to send their children back to school, Honolulu councilman's blackface video surfaces, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hanauma Bay, pre-COVID ©2021 All Hawaii News The Race Is On To Book A Reservation At Hanauma Bay. As county parks implement online reservation websites, Hawaii is talking about creating a statewide system. Civil Beat.Hawaiian Airlines to Resume Tahiti Service as State Opens Pre-Travel Testing to French Polynesia. Starting June 21, travelers from French Polynesia may bypass the state’s mandatory 10-day quarantine if they present a negative COVID-19 test from an approved testing partner. Ha...
Tags: Travel, Florida, Hawaii, HHSC, DOE, Chinatown, Big Island, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Mauna Loa, University Of Miami, Honolulu, Hawaii County, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, West Hawaii

Florida mayor who called Pride crash ‘terrorist incident’ says he regrets comment

Dean Trantalis, the Fort Lauderdale mayor who has faced swift criticism for calling a deadly car crash at a Pride parade a “terrorist...
Tags: Florida, Fort Lauderdale

'Tragic accident' leaves 1 dead when a truck hits pedestrians at a Florida Pride parade

Authorities say the incident in which two pedestrians were hit by a truck at a Pride parade near Miami Saturday -- leaving one dead and the other injured -- was a "tragic accident" and not an intentional act.
Tags: Florida, Cnn, Miami

Florida Man Guilty of Killing Girlfriend, Disabled Daughter

A double-murder defendant in Florida who represented himself has been convicted of two counts of first-degree murder.
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Witness Describes Panic, Chaos at Fatal Florida Pride Parade

A witness is describing the terror at the South Florida Pride parade that turned deadly when a member of a local gay choir accidentally slammed his truck into two fellow choristers, killing one and injuring another.
Tags: Florida, South Florida

Surrounded by massive development, man refuses to sell his home

By Jessica Vallejo | WFOR via CNN MIAMI — A small single-family house stands in the middle of a huge construction project in Coral Gables. The $600 million commercial development is the largest in the city’s history. The homeowner says his home carries priceless sentimental value and he won’t sell it, no matter the noise, rubble or price. Speaking of price, the owner Orlando Capote has been offered a lot, many times. “The house is my soul. So what good is it to sell your soul for all the money i...
Tags: Business, Florida, Politics, News, Housing, Sport, Cnn, Soccer, Miami, Cuba, Coral Gables, Orlando, Miami Herald, Capote, National News, CBS4 News

Whicker: Want an NCAA revolution? The Supreme Court is here to help

Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh did not have to write a thing. The Supreme Court had already spoken, in 9-0 unanimity. It upheld a district court’s decision in NCAA v. Alston that barred the NCAA from limiting the money an athlete could receive from a college for education-related purposes. It was another paper cut, another hatchet chop against the bloated business of intercollegiate athletics. Then Kavanaugh brought the chainsaw. He wrote a concurring opinion that immediately becomes the bigg...
Tags: Florida, Justice, Supreme Court, California, Sports, America, Sport, Soccer, House, College sports, Ncaa, National Labor Relations Board, Alston, Bernie Sanders, Ann Arbor, South Bend

The US Navy set off a 40,000-pound explosive to see how its new supercarrier would hold up in a fight

The aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) completed the first scheduled explosive event of Full Ship Shock Trials while underway in the Atlantic Ocean on June 18, 2021. US Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist Seaman Jackson Adkins The US Navy set off a 40,000-pound explosive charge on Friday near its new aircraft carrier. The blast was part of shock trials designed to test the ship's combat survivability. The explosive registered a 3.9 on the Richter scale, the equivalen...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, Navy, US, International, Trends, Aircraft Carrier, Ford, Explosion, US Navy, Atlantic Ocean, Gerald R Ford, USS Gerald R Ford, U.S. Navy, Mass Communications, Military & Defense

Florida Man Wraps up His Own Defense in Double-Murder Trial

A double-murder defendant in Florida who represented himself has wrapped up his case.
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See who edged out Trump in new 2024 conservative straw poll

CNN's Harry Enten looks at results of a straw poll and national polling that indicate Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is becoming a preferred choice for President in 2024 among some Republicans.
Tags: Florida, News, Cnn, Stories, Trump, Ron DeSantis, Harry Enten

See who beat Trump in 2024 straw poll

CNN's Harry Enten looks at results of a straw poll and national polling that indicate Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is becoming a preferred choice for President in 2024 among some Republicans.
Tags: Florida, News, Cnn, Stories, Trump, Ron DeSantis, Harry Enten

Enten: Straw poll of GOP activists rates DeSantis over Trump

CNN's Harry Enten looks at results of a straw poll and national polling that indicate Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is becoming a preferred choice for President in 2024 among some Republicans.
Tags: Florida, News, Cnn, Gop, Stories, Trump, Ron DeSantis, DeSantis, Harry Enten

Florida's Overall Crime Rate Down, Murders up in 2020

Crime is down overall in Florida, though 2020 saw an increase in murders.
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USS Gerald Ford shock trials register as 3.9 magnitude earthquake off Florida coast

The U.S. Navy has started a series of tests on its newest and most advanced aircraft carrier by detonating powerful explosions to...
Tags: Florida, U S Navy, Gerald Ford

'High earner, not rich yet': How to tell if you're a 'Henry,' based on your salary, savings, and lifestyle

Henrys are millennials who live comfortably but feel broke. Edward Berthelot/Getty Images "Henry" is an acronym ascribed to millennials who earn six figures but still feel broke. Insider spoke with two experts who work with Henrys about who the typical Henry is. Henrys earn over $100,000, are in their early 30s, and struggle to balance spending with saving. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Are you a millennial who earns six figures and still feels broke? Then you might be...
Tags: New York Post, Florida, New York, Texas, Instagram, Colorado, California, Trends, Washington Dc, Fortune, Henry, Texas Florida, Drucker, Henrys, Priya Malani, Hillary Hoffower

Snapchat removes speedometer filter after families of car crash victims accused it of encouraging reckless driving

Snapchat's speed feature is no more, NPR first reported. Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images Snapchat is removing the speed filter, which critics say promotes reckless driving. The filter has been connected to several serious crashes over the years. Snap told NPR that it is nixing the feature because it's "barely used by Snapchatters." See more stories on Insider's business page. Snapchat is nixing its controversial speed filter after years of criticism. The feature, whic...
Tags: Transportation, Florida, News, Trends, Snapchat, Driving, Npr, Snap, Ban Cars, Tech Insider, Jack Wright, Tim Levin, Jakub Porzycki NurPhoto, Sienna Mae Gomez, Getty Images Snapchat, NPR Critics

Did Bidens’ ATF Nominee Chipman Lose His Duty Gun Or Not? What are They Hiding?

The lost gun allegation against ATF nominee David Chipman just won’t go away. WASHINTON, DC – -( As the Senate Judiciary Committee prepares to vote up or down on the nomination of David Chipman to head the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), there is a nagging question that just doesn’t seem to go away. While he was an ATF agent, did David Chipman lose his duty firearm? The Federalist raised the question earlier this month, and on Monday, the N...
Tags: Utah, Florida, Texas, Guns, La, Senate, Joe Biden, Gop, Iowa, Chuck Grassley, Fox News, Biden, Seattle, Mike Lee, Nra, Senate Judiciary Committee

Fauci opened up about the hate mail he receives, with people calling him Hitler and sending death threats to his wife and daughters

Pool / Pool/ Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci spoke about the harassment he faces on a recent New York Times podcast. The infectious disease expert has been called a fascist and received death threats targeting his family. Fauci chalked up the most extreme comments to politicized misinformation. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Anthony Fauci has received an overwhelming amount of public attention in the past year and a half, and it would be an understatement to say it...
Tags: Florida, Science, Sway, Trends, New York Times, Hitler, Conspiracy Theories, Anthony Fauci, Trump, Roger Stone, Fauci, Swisher, Ron DeSantis, Kara Swisher, New York Times Opinion, Coronavirus

Florida high school principal gives handwritten, personalized notes to all 459 graduates

For three months, Principal Jeff Reaves scoured through transcripts, emails and memories to handwrite personalized notes to each of the 459 graduates       [Author: The Daytona Beach News-Journal]
Tags: Florida, News, Daytona Beach News Journal, The Daytona Beach News-Journal, Jeff Reaves

Retail workers are fed up and rage-quitting, and the tight labor market could help them score the better pay and benefits they've demanded for years

What's next for retail workers? Mike Comer/Getty Images for Green New Deal Network Retail employees are demanding better pay and working conditions. They're leveraging the demand for labor as retailers struggle to fill job vacancies. Experts say the tight labor market positions the retail industry for a reset as the economy reopens. See more stories on Insider's business page. Many retail workers are fed up with their jobs. For years, these employees have bemoaned the low wages...
Tags: Florida, Trends, Joe Biden, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Ucla, McDonald, University of Massachusetts Boston, Hardwick, Tilly, Chris Tilly, Luskin School of Public Affairs, Aine Cain, COVID, Mike Comer Getty, Green New Deal Network Retail, Bianca Augustin

ATF Makes the Case for Abolishing the ATF ~ VIDEO

Aerial view of the WACO Mount Carmel compound engulfed in flames. IMG ATF USA – -( No one makes a better case for abolishing the ATF than the ATF. There has never been a federal agency with such little regard for the sanctity of human life, with such a history of failure, with such antiquated duties and responsibilities, with such a propensity to overreact, with such an addiction to good press, with such a willingness to bend over for any politician in charge, and – as we curren...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Congress, Eric Holder, Senate, White House, New York City, America, Joe Biden, Fbi, Idaho, House, Jimmy Carter, DEA, Biden, Terry

How to Become a Realtor

Real estate agents represent buyers and sellers and help them navigate the real estate process. The U.S. real estate market is worth about $16 trillion. So there’s plenty of room for agents to make good money in the industry. If you’re interested, here’s a guide to help you get started. What is a Real Estate Agent? A real estate agent is a professional who helps facilitate the sale of real estate properties. They can represent buyers and/or sellers of residential, commercial, and industrial f...
Tags: Florida, Texas, California, US, Sales, Startup, Austin, United States, Dallas, Ohio, NAR, Keller Williams, Ohio Ohio, California California, Texas Texas, Florida Florida

Police: Boy Scouts Find Human Remains Under Florida Building

Police say Boy Scouts who were conducting a cleanup operation as part of an Eagle Scout project found human remains under a building in Florida’s Panhandle.
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Florida Principal Crafts Personal Notes for 459 Graduates

A Florida high school principal spent the last several months of the school year crafting personalized notes for each of the 459 graduates.
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US Navy tests aircraft carrier with massive explosion off the coast of Florida

The US Navy conducted tests on its newest aircraft carrier to test the ability of the ship to deal with battle conditions before its full deployment.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, Usa Today, US Navy