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 2021-04-15 13:25 

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Chauvin trial: Defense-called witness testimony continues Thursday...

The murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin will continue Thursday as the defense continues witness testimony....

 2021-04-15 13:18 

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken travels to Afghanistan to sell US troop withdrawal...

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is making an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to sell Afghan leaders and a wary public on President Joe Biden's decision to withdraw all American troops from the country....

 2021-04-15 13:18 

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Puppy recovering after being found with mouth taped shut in Estero...

A 9-week-old Great Pyrenees is recovering at the Lee County Domestic Animal Services after someone witnessed the puppy inside of a vehicle in distress on April 14th....

 2021-04-15 12:39 

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US expels Russian diplomats, imposes new sanctions over SolarWinds hack, election interference...

The White House announced a series of sanctions against Russia on Thursday in response to a massive hacking campaign that breached vital federal agencies, as well as for election interference....

 2021-04-15 12:10 

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Officer who shot Daunte Wright to appear in court Thursday after a night of calmer protests in MN...

The former Minnesota police officer who shot and killed a Black motorist during a traffic stop earlier this week will make her first court appearance Thursday, a day after she was arrested and charged with second-degree manslaughter....

 2021-04-15 11:53 

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Help Wanted: How to switch career industries to get a job...
 2021-04-15 11:48 

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Animal Refuge Center announces the 8th Annual Casino Royale 007 fundraiser...

The Animal Refuge Center announces the 8th Annual Casino Royale 007 fundraiser for May 15, 2021....

 2021-04-15 10:31 

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Haitian American Community Coalition of Southwest Florida offers scholarship opportunity...

Haitian American students in Lee County have until April 16th to apply for a scholarship....

 2021-04-15 10:05 

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Overcoming Adversity: Blind Southwest Florida kayaker participates in tournament to honor fallen deputy...

One Southwest Florida man overcame adversity continuing to do what he loves and never giving up....

 2021-04-15 10:03 

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US troop pullout will leave behind an uncertain Afghanistan...

Fears are growing of worsening chaos in conflict-scarred Afghanistan even before the Americans leave....

 2021-04-15 08:48 

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Trans athlete ban gets Florida House approval despite fears and tears in debate...

Florida's trans athlete ban has cleared the House....

 2021-04-15 05:50 

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Fox 4 helps Cape Coral woman honor husband's military career after his death...

A Cape Coral woman tells Fox 4 she lost a piece of herself when her husband died last year and one year later with the help of 4 in your corner she's finally able to honor his legacy the way she planned....

 2021-04-15 05:43 

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Spa owner discovers purpose in making people feel better...
 2021-04-15 03:29 

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Washington rolling out 'History of Race and Policing' course for law enforcement...

The Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission (WSCJTC) has been working with stakeholders to create and adopt new officer training requirements....

 2021-04-15 03:12 

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Months after hack, US poised to announce sanctions on Russia...

The Biden administration is preparing to announce new sanctions in response to a massive Russian hacking campaign that breached vital federal agencies, as well as for election interference....

 2021-04-15 02:59 

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Rising gas prices leading to thefts...

Some Southwest Florida businesses say rising gas prices are leading to crime, right on their property....

 2021-04-15 02:55 

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Florida man attempts Guinness World Record for longest run on a treadmill...

An attempt to break a Guinness Book World Record is underway in Palm Beach County, Florida....

 2021-04-15 02:42 

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Murder conviction for Arcadia man who shot teen in face over altercation involving ex-girlfriend...

Kyle Brandon Bell was convicted of murder in the death of Steven Gonzalez today. Desoto County deputies say Bell shot Gonzalez in the face after an altercation over a woman on July 30, 2017....

 2021-04-15 02:08 

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North Collier Fire vaccination clinic Thursday...
 2021-04-15 01:36 

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Congressional Democrats to introduce bill to expand Supreme Court from 9 to 13 justices...

A group of Democratic lawmakers plan to introduce a bill Thursday to expand the Supreme Court from 9 justices to 13....

 2021-04-15 01:29 

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Can your stimulus check be garnished if you are in debt?...

With the second round of stimulus checks now a reality for so many people in Southwest Florida and across the nation, there's something new to look out for if you're in debt....

 2021-04-15 01:21 

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Border Patrol arrests group after watching 2-year-old dropped from border wall...

San Diego-area Border Patrol agents say they arrested a group of people entering the country illegally after witnessing a smuggler drop a two-year-old child from atop the border wall into the arms of the child's father....

 2021-04-15 00:50 

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TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Crash closes Matanzas Bridge...

A traffic crash has closed the Matanzas Bridge. Both directions of the bridge will be closed for several hours....

 2021-04-15 00:30 

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Once near 'elimination', syphilis and other STDs surging, especially among newborns...

Annual cases of sexually transmitted diseases reached an all-time high for a sixth consecutive year, according to the CDC, with the sharpest increase in cases of syphilis among newborns....

 2021-04-15 00:01 

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Law enforcement experts believe lack of training led to Daunte Wright shooting death...

Following the officer-involved shooting of 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center, MN, Fox 4 asked the question: How could an officer grab her handgun instead of her stun gun?...

 2021-04-14 23:51 

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ABC News names Kimberly Godwin its new president...

ABC News has named Kimberly Godwin its next president, making her the first Black woman to lead a major broadcast news division....

 2021-04-14 23:15 

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After little girl loses everything in fire, community members give back...

An apartment fire in Glenwood, Iowa displaced several people including a little girl and her family....

 2021-04-14 22:58 

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Vote to have debate on Asian-American hate crime bill gets bipartisan support in Congress...

The Senate has opened debate on legislation confronting the rise of hate crimes against Asian Americans....

 2021-04-14 22:52 

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1 Texans QB accuser drops suit, citing privacy, security...

One of the 22 women who have filed lawsuits accusing Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson of sexual assault and harassment has dropped her case, citing privacy and security concerns....

 2021-04-14 22:46 

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North Port man accused of transporting fentanyl...

North Port Police Department says a Port Charlotte resident was found to have 22 bags of fentanyl during a traffic stop....

 2021-04-14 22:20 

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J.K. Rowling children's story 'The Christmas Pig' to be released on October 12...

One of the world's most successful authors is coming back with a new book just in time for the holiday season....

 2021-04-14 22:14 

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'She has a guardian angel forever': Moms of killed Black men share hope, strength with Wright family...

The mothers of Black men killed in recent years by police had personal messages of strength and hope for the mother of Daunte Wright. Wright was shot and killed by a Brooklyn Center, Minnesota police officer Sunday....

 2021-04-14 21:36 

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CDC advisory panel debates next steps in Johnson & Johnson vaccinations, makes no decision yet...

A CDC advisory panel debated possible next steps in the administration of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, and after hours of questions and presentation, decided Wednesday they did not have enough information about the rare instances of blood clots...

 2021-04-14 21:04 

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TBI report shows student's gun did not shoot Knoxville officer...

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says the bullet that hit a Knoxville police officer in a shooting inside Austin-East Magnet High School on Monday did not come from the student's gun....

 2021-04-14 21:02 

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Coinbase soars in market debut, valued near $86 billion...

Coinbase has made a rousing debut on Wall Street. The digital currency exchange's stock rose as high as $429, briefly giving it a market value over $100 billion....

 2021-04-14 20:49 

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Estero Fire Rescue battling 35-acre brush fire on Corkscrew Road...

Estero Fire Rescue is battling a brush fire at 23971 Corkscrew Road, estimated to be 35 acres with medium fuel, moving west, with 95 percent containment....

 2021-04-14 20:46 

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CDC: Keeping middle seats open on airplanes can reduce risk of COVID exposure by up to 57%...

A recent study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that keeping the middle seats open on airplanes offered some protection against the spread of COVID-19....

 2021-04-14 20:41 

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Second dose vaccine appointments are now available in Fort Myers...

Individuals who received their first dose at RSW between March 18th and 30th can now schedule an appointment for their second dose online....

 2021-04-14 20:34 

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Kenosha, Wisconsin police officer who shot Jacob Blake returns to active duty...

Rusten Sheskey has been on administrative leave since August of 2020, when he shot Blake seven times during a domestic call in Kenosha....

 2021-04-14 20:28 

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Agency urges banks to work with homeowners to prevent foreclosures...

The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a warning this month to banks, essentially asking banks to start working with homeowners to prevent foreclosures....

 2021-04-14 20:07 

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Maryland State Police trooper fatally shoots 16-year-old who had airsoft gun...

A Maryland State Police trooper was involved in a shooting Tuesday, killing a 16-year-old....

 2021-04-14 19:19 

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Paper, lumber prices soaring in 2021...

Anything that uses raw wood or wood pulp is seeing a price hike this year, and it could get worse this summer...

 2021-04-14 18:58 

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Lee County deputies searching for child kidnapped by father out of North Fort Myers...

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing and endangered child they believe was kidnapped by his biological father....

 2021-04-14 18:46 

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Save your score: Tips on how to boost a bad credit rating...

Your credit score is just a number, but it can make a difference in your ability to get a loan, house, or even a job ,and after a tough year for finances, now is an important time to pay attention to your score....

 2021-04-14 18:33 

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No application needed: Open hiring catching on with employers...

There are some common steps to landing a job: you apply, send in your resume and have an interview. However, one company hires its employees a little differently and the idea to be more equitable is catching on....

 2021-04-14 18:10 

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No charges against officer who fatally shot San Diego woman during US Capitol riot...

Charges will not be filed against the U.S. Capitol Police officer who fatally shot an Ocean Beach woman after demonstrators stormed inside the U.S. capitol last January....

 2021-04-14 17:42 

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'Smell training' therapy helping with loss of taste, smell caused by COVID-19...

There are a number of things that can cause you to lose your sense of taste and smell, but with COVID-19, it has been a common side effect....

 2021-04-14 17:36 

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Military kids face unique challenges during the pandemic, but resources are available...

Military kids continue to face additional and unique stresses during the pandemic. That includes their parents being on active duty longer than normal or not being able to go on a short leave to see their family while they're doing a year tour....

 2021-04-14 17:22 

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San Luis Obispo County DA to hold press conference in connection with Kristin Smart case...

San Luis Obispo County District Attorney Dan Dow is holding a press conference Wednesday related to the recent arrest of Paul Flores and his father, Ruben, and the referral of charges by the sheriff's office....

 2021-04-14 17:08 

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Disney workers now able to show off tattoos, wear gender-neutral costumes...

Disney recently updated its dress code for employees at its theme park, including gender-inclusive hairstyles and visible tattoos....

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