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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 »

Florida Dad Beats Teen He Found Raping His Son

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A Florida dad beat the man he found raping his son. Accused child rapist Raymond Frolander was found inside a Daytona Beach home with multiple knots on his head and bleeding from his mouth when police arrived. The unidentified 35-year-old Florida dad reportedly walked in on Raymond Frolander sexually battering his 11-year-old son around 1… Read more »

Rental Cars Full of Dangerous Germs, Studies Show

Rental Cars are lousy with germs

A recent study has found that rental cars are teeming with myriad germs, some very dangerous to humans. Jeff Rossen, from NBC’s the Today show, ran an investigation into the cleanliness of returned rental cars, and what he found is surprising. In the study, human fecal matter was found on the steering wheel of a… Read more »

Prepper Manhunt In Florida: FBI Says Suspect Making Homemade Bombs

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A Florida prepper is the subject of a manhunt after the FBI received a tip that he could be crafting homemade bombs on his property. Valrico prepper Martin Winters is a member of the River Otter Preppers group. The federal gun investigation turned into a statewide manhunt on Monday when FBI agents attempted to arrest… Read more »

Rescue Horse Injected With Gasoline

The horse's wound appeared at first to be an insect bite.

A rescue horse named Jolean had to be put down last week after falling ill at a small horse farm in Belleville, Florida. What veterinarians found during their equine autopsy, however, was anything but normal. “The vet who did the autopsy asked me: ”Did you pour gasoline on this horse?’” owner John Hoogerhyde told MailOnline,… Read more »

Daytona Beach Couple Fined For Feeding Homeless

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A Daytona Beach, Florida couple unexpectedly found themselves on the right side of morality, but the wrong side of the law last week. Their crime: feeding the homeless. Chico and Debbie Jimenez have spent more than a year working to distribute food to the needy through their Christian outreach group, Spreading the Word Without Saying… Read more »