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Daily Archives : December 31, 1969

Thieves make off with donations for Broward children’s charity

MARGATE, Fla. – A truck full of donations for the children’s charity Tomorrow’s Rainbow was stolen sometime this weekend outside the group’s thrift store in Margate, police said. Working with animals such as miniature horses and goats, Tomorrow’s Rainbow helps children and their families…

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Police list man in ‘Wanted Wednesday’ post — and the most ridiculous exchange follows

In case you need a little Monday pick-me-up, we have just the ticket. An “in case you missed it”-type story, because well, this didn’t happen in our local area and it slid under our radar, too. Meet Anthony Akers, who…

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Got an ailing or old pet? Have you considered ‘pawspice’?

It’s something you probably don’t want to think about: One day, your beloved pet is going to grow old and eventually go to animal heaven. Regardless of your religious beliefs, we can all agree on that much, right? Typically, the…

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Home insurers drop policies of more than 87,000 Floridians in 3rd quarter

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – State records show home insurers have dropped the policies of more than 87,000 Floridians in the third quarter of this year. The Palm Beach Post reports that state records also show half of the state’s…

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Man wanted in Fort Lauderdale woman’s death arrested

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Police have arrested a man wanted in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found inside a Fort Lauderdale home last month. Thomas Smith was taken into custody late Saturday night, Fort Lauderdale…

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Sonic employees lace kid’s meal with ecstasy

TAYLOR, Texas – Three employees at a Sonic restaurant were arrested after they allegedly attempted to lace a kid’s meal with ecstasy. An 11-year-old girl found the ecstasy pill as she was unwrapping her 4-year-old brother’s hamburger while eating at…

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Pompano Beach woman set to be sentenced for role in fatal crash

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A Pompano Beach woman is expected to be sentenced Monday for her role in a fatal crash in 2017 that left two people dead. Police said Judith Khouri, 55, was driving under the influence about 3 a.m. on…

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Fight breaks out at Miami Beach club as Art Basel weekend endsVideo shows brawl outside Miami Beach nightclub

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – A large brawl broke out at a Miami Beach nightclub early Monday during a private event attended by several celebrities including hip-hop star DJ Khaled. Miami Beach police said the disturbance took place just before 5 a.m. at LIV…

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Union defends deputy who was reprimanded for wearing QAnon patch

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The Broward County Police Benevolent Association is coming to the defense of a deputy who was reprimanded for wearing a QAnon patch during an event last month with Vice President Mike Pence. Broward County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman…

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Miami Beach man accused of stabbing roommate to death, police say

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – A Miami Beach man was arrested late Saturday after police said he stabbed his roommate to death. Jose Derose, 29, faces a charge of first-degree murder. Shantell Mitchell, a spokeswoman for the Miami Beach Police Department,…

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