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Florida Man Fatally Shoots Mom and Cousin, Dies in Police Shootout | Video

3 women dead, accused gunman killed in shootout with deputies

*A Florida man carried out a shooting rampage in Manatee County on Monday night, killing three women, including his mother and cousin.  Javontee Brice, 28, attempted to kill two ex-girlfriends before he died in a police shootout, Fox 13 reports.  “He seemed to have an agenda. He knew exactly who he wanted to kill, and […]

Undercooked Bacon Linked to Tapeworm Eggs Found in Man’s Brain

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*Doctors in Florida discovered tapeworm eggs within the brain of a man who had been eating undercooked pork. The 52-year-old man sought medical treatment due to severe headaches, PEOPLE reports. A CT scan revealed a mass initially believed to be “congenital neuroglial cysts,” according to a report published in the American Journal of Case Reports. […]

Body Cam Footage Shows Exonerated Man Being Fatally Shot by Georgia Officer During Traffic Stop – It Looks Like Self Defense | WATCH

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*Earlier we reported that a Georgia deputy fatally shot Leonard Allan Cure at point-blank range during a traffic stop. Cure, who had been wrongfully imprisoned years ago, didn’t exactly follow commands and physically confronted the officer, according to video released Wednesday. As NBC Miami reports, Cure, 53, was pulled over for speeding and reckless driving. […]

Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) Heads to Florida! | VIDEO

The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) hosts 108th annual conference in Jacksonville, Florida September 20th- 24th 2023. Kay Wise Whitehead is a slated panelist. Photo courtesy of ASALH

*The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) hosts 108th annual conference in Jacksonville, Florida September 20th– 24th 2023. ASALH is aware of Florida’s Governor Ron DeSantis and other conservative lawmakers’ stance against teaching Black History. Although many civic organizations have withdrawn from bringing their events to the state of Florida, […]

Fani Willis Did What Other DAs Wouldn’t | WATCH

Donald Trump Mugshot

*District Attorney Fani Willis did what no other district attorney has dared to do: She filed charges against Donald Trump, then required him to take a mugshot just like any other suspect booked into the Fulton County jail. And since the indictment against Trump amounted to an alleged conspiracy to overturn the 2020 election with […]

Why Donald Trump Indictments Could Make You A Target | WATCH

Donald Trump (Will Lanzoni-CNN)

*Three grand juries in three different states have initiated Donald Trump indictments for his alleged crimes in as many months. And I think the charges are long overdue. It took so long that most people – including Trump himself – probably thought criminal charges would never come to pass. Now that the day has come, […]

Florida’s Modern Day Fugitive Slave Act | VIDEOs

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*There are lots of reasons to love Florida: The weather, its many beaches, and beautiful people walking around mostly naked are at the top of the list. But these days the political climate in Florida is causing many people to rethink spending time or money in the sunshine state. One of them is Florida’s Modern […]

Florida Mom Stabs Hospital Staffers While Trying to Steal Her Newborn | Video

Florida Mom Stabs Hospital Staffers While Trying to Steal Newborn

*Three hospital employees were stabbed by a mentally unstable Florida mother as she tried to steal her newborn from the neonatal intensive care unit. According to police, Kendra Greene, 31, attempted to “violently” remove” her 3-day-old daughter from a ventilator Thursday at Florida Palms West, CBS12 reports. Court records say she ripped off the infant’s […]

NAACP Issues Travel Advisory for Florida | WATCH

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*(CNN) — The NAACP issued a travel advisory for the state “in direct response to Governor Ron DeSantis’ aggressive attempts to erase Black history and to restrict diversity, equity, and inclusion programs in Florida schools,” the group said in a written statement Saturday. The announcement came days after LULAC – the League of United Latin […]

How Florida’s New Abortion Ban Affected Two Friends, Nearly Killing One | VIDEO

Anya Cook, comforted by her husband, Derick, learns she will need another surgery - Getty

*The consequences of Florida’s new abortion ban on two Black women are laid out in heartbreaking detail in The Washington Post. After a number of miscarriages, Anya Cook thought she had turned a corner when she reached the 15-week mark of her latest pregnancy. But the Florida resident’s hopes were dashed when her water broke […]