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Police Report Released In The Treon Harris Rape Investigation

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The University of Florida Police Department has released their report in the rape investigation against Treon Harris. Early in October, University of Florida quarterback, Treon Harris, was named in a rape investigation by the University of Florida police after a female student came forward with details of an attack. Few details of the report were… Read more »

Tim Tebow: Gators Lack Identity, Leadership on Offense

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Pressure is mounting on University of Florida head coach Will Muschamp as his Florida Gators are continuing to struggle this season. The latest criticism of Muschamp’s Gators came from former University of Florida quarterback and 2007 Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow. Tebow, who is currently a college football analyst for ESPN, weighed in on the… Read more »

Man Gets So Fed Up With Politics He Steals 244 Political Signs

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In one of the strangest political news stories this year, a man in Florida was so sick of seeing political campaign signs in the yards of his neighbors that he decided to steal as many as he possibly could. By the time he was caught, the man had stolen 244 political signs. According to First… Read more »

Golf Legend Greg Norman Injured In Chainsaw Accident

Norman was treated at a hos[pital, and has apparently been released, according to a post on his Instagram account.

Legendary golfer Greg Norman is lucky to be in one piece, after an accident with a chainsaw nearly severed his left hand, forcing the 59-year-old to be rushed to a hospital. According to The Daily Mail, Norman posted a photo of himself lying in a hospital bed to Instagram. Through a hole in a purple… Read more »

Florida Surfer Recovering After Shark Attack

Murphy couldn't identify the species of shark, which swam away after biting him.

A Volusia County, Florida, surfer is recovering after he was attacked by a shark, in an encounter that left him with 15 staples in his leg and a healthy appreciation for the ocean’s fiercest predators. Seventeen-year-old Brendan Murphy, of Daytona Beach, was surfing near the north side of the Ponce Inlet North Jetty on August… Read more »

WWE NXT TakeOver II: Live Network Results

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The future of the WWE is now as they perform in NXT! Located at Full Sail University in the tourist city of Orlando, Florida, NXT has been the premier offset organization of the WWE in which the future talent could mold their craft right before they perform in front of millions within the WWE Universe…. Read more »

Rabies Alert Issued In Florida After Woman Is Attacked By Infected Fox

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Whenever a case of rabies is reported, there is always an alert issued because of how serious the virus is. Transmitted via contact, primarily through bites or scratches, it could easily become an epidemic if not contained quickly since the virus makes the infected aggressive too. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported on past situations… Read more »

Fatal Police Shooting In Florida Prompts Few Headlines And No Riots

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A fatal police shooting in Florida has gone largely unnoticed by the national media. Tampa resident Jason Westcott was shot inside his home after a presumably “no-knock” warrant was issued for alleged marijuana dealing. A Florida SWAT team fatally shot Jason Westcott during the raid that garnered about $2 worth of pot. Prior to the… Read more »

The Jaw Dropping Shark Week Event Now In Full Swing! (Video)

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Shark Week is now here — “television’s longest running must-see summer TV event returns to Discovery Channel.” Shark Week has been going on for 27 years to be exact. Shark Week fans will drop their jaws at the lineup of shows and events scheduled throughout the week. The Discovery Channel reveals that there will be… Read more »

Church Cancels Funeral: Gay Man Denied By Congregation

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Cancels Gay Man's Funeral

A Tampa church has canceled the funeral of a gay man and sparked fresh controversy. Julion Evans’ mother was standing by his casket at the wake when she received a phone call from the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church. The pastor informed the grieving woman that her son’s funeral service, scheduled to occur the next… Read more »

Soldier’s Home Demolished While On Active Duty In Iraq

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A soldier’s home was demolished over alleged code violations while he was on active duty in Iraq. Staff Sergeant Jesus Jimenez has been embroiled in two major fights over the past seven years, the war on terror in the Middle East and one back home with Miami-Dade County in Florida. Jesus Jimenez, 37, was in… Read more »