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From TheJournal.ie Trump's private country club cited for food safety violations Mar-a-lago

Trump's private country club cited for food safety violations

It costs $200,000 to join Mar-a-Lago and recent VIP guests have included the leaders of Japan and China.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump's visits to his resort are costing Florida millions Mar-a-lago

Donald Trump's visits to his resort are costing Florida millions

If Trump continues to visit Mar-a-Lago, the county will need funds to defend against cyber attacks and terrorism.

From TheJournal.ie Meet the woman who solves US murders decades after they have taken place Cold Cases

Meet the woman who solves US murders decades after they have taken place

Dr Erin Kimmerle is considered to be one of America’s best forensic anthropologists.

From TheJournal.ie Student finds 11-foot snake in his car engine Slither-In

Student finds 11-foot snake in his car engine

Nope. Nope. Nope.

From TheJournal.ie Woman found safe 18 years after she was abducted as a baby in Florida Twitter Tip Off This post contains videos

Woman found safe 18 years after she was abducted as a baby in Florida

Her biological family are said to be “elated”.

From TheJournal.ie Florida shooting: Public defender appointed as accused says he has just $10 in bank Fort Lauderdale

Florida shooting: Public defender appointed as accused says he has just $10 in bank

Esteban Santiago is being held over the fatal shooting of five people inside Fort Lauderdale’s airport.

From TheJournal.ie Florida shooting: Gunman was Iraq war veteran known to FBI Fort Lauderdale

Florida shooting: Gunman was Iraq war veteran known to FBI

President-elect Trump said his “thoughts and prayers” were with the victims.

From TheJournal.ie Five people dead after gunman opens fire at Fort Lauderdale Airport Florida This post contains videos

Five people dead after gunman opens fire at Fort Lauderdale Airport

The shooter had served in the US military, but been discharged for unsatisfactory performance.

From TheJournal.ie Orlando's soccer club dedicates part of stadium to Pulse nightclub victims The 49

Orlando's soccer club dedicates part of stadium to Pulse nightclub victims

On 12 June, 2016, a gunman opened fire inside the nightclub, killing 49 people and wounding 53 in America’s deadliest mass shooting.

From TheJournal.ie Hostages rescued after standoff with gunman in Florida Bank Robbery This post contains videos

Hostages rescued after standoff with gunman in Florida

A SWAT team stormed the building after the gunman was distracted by two people making a run for it.

From TheJournal.ie Amy Schumer rips Trump as 'orange, sexual-assaulting monster' and 200 fans walk out Going Political This post contains videos

Amy Schumer rips Trump as 'orange, sexual-assaulting monster' and 200 fans walk out

The comedian professed her support for Hillary Clinton.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland to provide humanitarian aid after storm kills 300 in Haiti Hurricane Matthew

Ireland to provide humanitarian aid after storm kills 300 in Haiti

The US is now bracing itself for Hurricane Matthew, with states of emergencies declared in a number of places.

From TheJournal.ie Man who shot at George Zimmerman faces 20 years in jail Florida

Man who shot at George Zimmerman faces 20 years in jail

Matthew Apperson testified that he acted in self defence.

From TheJournal.ie Australian kitesurfer savaged to death in shark attack South Pacific

Australian kitesurfer savaged to death in shark attack

There were 98 shark attacks globally last year – the highest number ever recorded.

From TheJournal.ie "This is life-threatening" - State of emergency declared in Florida as first hurricane in a decade hits Hurricane Hermine
From TheJournal.ie SpaceX rocket explodes on launch pad Spaced Out

SpaceX rocket explodes on launch pad

There were no injuries.

From TheJournal.ie US flight makes emergency landing after engine breaks apart Southwest Airlines

US flight makes emergency landing after engine breaks apart

The plane was taken out of service after landing safely in Florida.

From TheJournal.ie Zika: Five new cases in tourist hotspot Miami Beach Florida

Zika: Five new cases in tourist hotspot Miami Beach

Florida’s Health Department said five individuals had been infected by local Zika transmission in a section of Miami Beach, less than 100 miles south of the home of golfer Rory McIlroy.

From TheJournal.ie Six-year-old Florida boy beats baby sister to death after mother leaves them alone in car Florida

Six-year-old Florida boy beats baby sister to death after mother leaves them alone in car

The children’s mother has been arrested.

From TheJournal.ie Hillary accuses Trump of "crossing the line", so Trump accuses Obama of "founding Isis" It's Escalating This post contains videos

Hillary accuses Trump of "crossing the line", so Trump accuses Obama of "founding Isis"

The belligerent Republican presidential nominee shows no signs of toning down his rhetoric after a difficult week.

From TheJournal.ie Librarian in her 70s shot dead in police seminar on how to use a gun Florida

Librarian in her 70s shot dead in police seminar on how to use a gun

Mary Knowlton was participating in a role-playing exercise when an officer mistakenly shot her.

From TheJournal.ie 'Plastered' tourist fatally injures Pinko the famous dancing flamingo Animal Cruelty

'Plastered' tourist fatally injures Pinko the famous dancing flamingo

According to a police report, a 45-year-old father of two was visiting Busch Gardens theme park in Florida with his family when he reached into a pen, picked up the flamingo and threw her down.

From TheJournal.ie Pregnant women warned to stay away from this Miami neighbourhood as Zika spreads Wynwood

Pregnant women warned to stay away from this Miami neighbourhood as Zika spreads

The virus is being spread by mosquitoes there. Pregnant women living there are told to abstain or use barrier protection during sex.

From TheJournal.ie First American-born cases of Zika confirmed in Florida Miami

First American-born cases of Zika confirmed in Florida

Other cases have been linked to travel.

From TheJournal.ie 'An idiot with a firearm': Security guard recalls Florida nightclub shooting Club Blu

'An idiot with a firearm': Security guard recalls Florida nightclub shooting

Two people died in the attack and several more were injured.

From TheJournal.ie Two dead, at least 17 wounded in Florida nightclub shooting Shooting

Two dead, at least 17 wounded in Florida nightclub shooting

The incident is happened at 1am local time at Club Blu nightclub.

From TheJournal.ie This security tool could help stop the problem of ransomware in its tracks Early Detection

This security tool could help stop the problem of ransomware in its tracks

Scientists at the University of Florida developed software that can stop ransomware before it does any serious damage.

From TheJournal.ie Too dangerous to call? Some US cities explore 911 texting Emergency

Too dangerous to call? Some US cities explore 911 texting

Emergency officials have stressed, however. that a voice call is preferred because dispatchers can elicit details more quickly.

From TheJournal.ie Father accidentally shoots and kills 14-year-old son in Florida gun range Guns

Father accidentally shoots and kills 14-year-old son in Florida gun range

“The gun didn’t kill my boy, I did,” the man said.

From TheJournal.ie Man killed while self-driving car was on autopilot Florida

Man killed while self-driving car was on autopilot

It is the first known death caused by a self-driving car.

From TheJournal.ie US Democrats end 14-hour filibuster demanding stronger gun laws Senate

US Democrats end 14-hour filibuster demanding stronger gun laws

Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy spoke about the Newtown school massacre, which saw the loss of 26 people, mostly children, in 2012.

From TheJournal.ie The body of the 2-year-old boy dragged underwater by an alligator has been found Disney Resort

The body of the 2-year-old boy dragged underwater by an alligator has been found

The family were on holiday when the incident happened.

From TheJournal.ie ‘I’m next, I’m dead’: Survivors of the Orlando nightclub massacre speak out Omar Mateen

‘I’m next, I’m dead’: Survivors of the Orlando nightclub massacre speak out

50 people were killed in gun attack by Omar Mateen at Florida gay nightclub Pulse.

From TheJournal.ie Flags flown at half mast to remember Orlando shooting victims Leinster House

Flags flown at half mast to remember Orlando shooting victims

The Taoiseach confirmed the Irish flag will be flown at half mast at Government Buildings and Leinster House as a mark of respect.

From TheJournal.ie Trump says Obama might 'get the Orlando shooting better than anybody knows' Islamic State

Trump says Obama might 'get the Orlando shooting better than anybody knows'

The US President has said the massacre appears to be “homegrown extremism”.

From TheJournal.ie Orlando gunman 'was regular at Pulse' clubgoers say Omar Mateen

Orlando gunman 'was regular at Pulse' clubgoers say

Clubgoers told a local paper the 29-year-old would drink heavily and get “loud and belligerent” in the gay club.

From TheJournal.ie 'Call the police mommy, I'm gonna die': Mother shares texts sent from son at Florida nightclub Mass Shooting
From TheJournal.ie Inside "Pervert Park": The Florida home for sex offenders Sex Crimes

Inside "Pervert Park": The Florida home for sex offenders

A documentary tells the residents’ stories.

From TheJournal.ie American singer who starred in The Voice shot dead after concert Florida

American singer who starred in The Voice shot dead after concert

Christina Grimmie, 22, was signing autographs when a gunman shot her and then himself.

From TheJournal.ie Crocodiles known to prey on humans discovered in Florida - 6,000 miles from usual habitat 6000 Miles From Home

Crocodiles known to prey on humans discovered in Florida - 6,000 miles from usual habitat

The animals can grow up to 6 metres long and have been known to eat humans.