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Falling Air Conditioners and Other Frightening Things that Scare New Yorkers

Many people are scared of zombies, ghosts, or even clowns, but for hardened New Yorkers there are much scarier things to worry about. The city...

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  • new-york
  • Oct 28, 2016

How a Florida Appeals Court's Medical Malpractice Damages Cap Ruling Could Change the Lives of Lakeland Medical Error Victims

On Oct. 26, Florida’s Second District Court of Appeal, headquartered in Lakeland, joined the Fourth District Court to reject the state’s capping of noneconomic damages...

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  • lakeland
  • Oct 28, 2016

Following Artegon Accident Settlement, Families Wonder If Zipline and Aerial Adventure Rides Are Safe

The family of a man killed in an accident at the Sky Trail attraction at Artegon in Orlando has settled their lawsuit with the mall...

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  • orlando
  • Oct 28, 2016

Amtrak to Pay $265M to Philly Derailment Victims

On Thursday, Amtrak agreed to pay $265 million in order to settle claims related to a May 2015 train derailment in Philadelphia that injured more...

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  • philadelphia
  • Oct 28, 2016

Busch Gardens Closes Ride After Deadly Australian Theme Park Accident: How Safe Are Amusement Parks?

A deadly amusement park accident that killed four people in Australia has led Tampa’s Busch Gardens to close their popular Congo River Rapids ride. This...

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  • Oct 27, 2016

Mobile Is About to Get a Lot of Cruise Ship Traffic

Mobile is getting a second chance for cruise ships starting now. The city is embarking on a contract with Carnival for more than 80 sailings,...

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  • mobile
  • Oct 27, 2016

Teen Driving Tips: Make Sure Your Teen Knows These 5 Common Driving Mistakes

Tragedy occurred in Lake County last week when a teen driver fatally struck a motorcyclist who was stopped behind a school bus. The driver failed...

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  • tavares
  • Oct 25, 2016

Amendment 2 News: One Family Chooses Florida for More Than Just its Beaches and Sunshine

For one Georgia family, the promise of medical marijuana in Florida presents a unique opportunity for them to stay together, and help their son get...

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  • Oct 25, 2016

Seat Belt Use Up in FL, But Some Young People Still Won't Click It: 5 Facts to Change That

Seat belt safety is on everyone’s mind in Polk County this week, and although seat belt usage is better than ever in 2016, we all...

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  • lakeland
  • Oct 25, 2016

Why Have There Been So Many Takata Airbag Deaths?

Takata’s faulty airbags claimed another victim last month, after a women died from injuries caused by the airbags in her 2001 Honda Civic, according to...

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  • Oct 22, 2016

From Reptiles to Weather and More: Driving in Tampa Can Be an Odd Experience Sometimes

Tampa’s roads can be as wild as the news stories for which Florida is known, and a recent video of a snake popping out of...

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  • tampa
  • Oct 21, 2016

Work at a Restaurant in JAX? Do You Know How to Stay Safe in Case of Emergency?

A Jacksonville man is in serious condition following a kitchen fire in Fruit Cove. The fire left him with severe injuries and underscores one of...

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  • jacksonville
  • Oct 21, 2016

Porter Ranch Gas Leak: Residents Still Feeling the Effects One Year Later

It’s the one-year anniversary of the Porter Ranch natural gas leak, the largest such leak in American history. Although the leak was capped in February,...

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  • Oct 21, 2016

Naples Employers Can Help Improve Their Workplaces By Doing These Things

Opportunities to improve the lives of employees are taking hold in Naples, thanks to Southwest Florida’s involvement in the Blue Zones Project. The NCH Healthcare...

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  • naples
  • Oct 19, 2016

Fort Myers Office Contributes To Harry Chapin Food Bank

This October, the Morgan & Morgan Fort Myers office is proud to donate to the Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida. The organization provides...

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  • fort-myers
  • Oct 19, 2016