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Missing Boater

Updated: 12:13 AM - The Coast Guard is searching for a missing boater from Tallahassee 50-miles south of St. Marks, Florida, Sunday.
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NHTSA Warns Car Owners to get Air Bags Fixed

Posted: 6:58 PM - A potential safety crisis over defective air bags widened Monday as the U.S. government issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million people to get their cars fixed.

Identity Thief Sentenced to 61 Months in Prison

Posted: 4:48 PM - McKenzie Deshommes Francois, 22, of Miami, was sentenced Thursday, October 16, 2014 to 61 months in prison based upon his guilty plea to charges of conspiring to file false claims, conversion of government property, using unauthorized access devices, and aggravated identity theft.

Tallahassee Fire Department Hands Out Smoke Detectors

Updated: 8:32 PM - Where's the beep? The Tallahassee Fire Department has been working on this campaign for a little over a month now, and Monday, they took to the pavement. They went door to door in a local neighborhood to test people's "beeps"
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Associated Press Headlines

  • CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines
    ATLANTA (AP) -- Federal health officials on Monday issued new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients....
  • New Ebola gear guidelines: head-to-toe coverage
    Health care workers should be completely covered (AP) -- no skin exposed - while caring for Ebola patients, according to revised guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The government agency tightened its guidance after two Dallas nurses became infected with the virus while caring for an Ebola patient....
  • Suspect in Va. abduction charged in DC area rape
    FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) -- The suspect in the disappearance of a University of Virginia student was charged Monday with abducting and raping a woman in suburban Washington, D.C., in 2005....
  • Police say they might have spotted ambush suspect
    Police shifted their search and a northeastern Pennsylvania school district tightened security amid another reported sighting Monday of the suspect in a deadly state police ambush....
  • Not so fast cordcutters_cable's not going anywhere
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years. Customers tired of paying big fees for hundreds of channels they never watch just to have access to a few favorite shows might be expected to start cancelling cable service in droves. Get Netflix, throw in HBO, add a network here and there - why would anyone sign up now for cable?...
  • GOP governors don't see 'Obamacare' going away
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- While Republicans in Congress shout, "Repeal Obamacare," GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law's major Medicaid expansion. Even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections, they just don't see the law going away....
  • Democrats love seeing minimum wage on the ballot
    CHICAGO (AP) -- As Democrats across the country make an election-year push to raise the minimum wage, they often point to fast food workers, baristas and others who are struggling to raise families, pay rent or get through school - some on as little as $7.25 per hour....
  • Millions in Social Security for expelled Nazis
    OSIJEK, Croatia (AP) -- Former Auschwitz guard Jakob Denzinger lived the American dream....
  • Biden touts plans to fix 'Third World' NYC airport
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Vice President Joe Biden, who infamously dubbed New York City's outdated LaGuardia Airport "a Third World country," joined Gov. Andrew Cuomo at a news conference Monday to tout plans to improve the region's airports....
  • Kerry: 'Irresponsible' not to aid Kurds against IS
    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday the Obama administration decided to airdrop weapons and ammunitions to "valiant" Kurds fighting Islamic State extremists in the Syrian border town of Kobani because it would be "irresponsible" and "morally very difficult" not to support them....
  • China economy grows at slowest pace in 5 years
    BEIJING (AP) -- China's economic growth waned to a five-year low of 7.3 percent last quarter, raising concerns of a spillover effect on the global economy but falling roughly in line with Chinese leaders' plans for a controlled slowdown....
  • Review: Apple Pay in action
    NEW YORK (AP) -- If there ever comes a day I can ditch my wallet and use my phone to pay for everything, I'll look back to my first purchase through Apple Pay: a Big Mac and medium fries for $5.44. That wallet-free day won't be coming for a while, if ever, but Apple's new payments system brings us much closer....
  • A list of merchants taking Apple Pay
    More than 200,000 payment locations in the U.S. are equipped to accept so-called contactless payments, including Apple Pay. Smaller merchants tend to be among the several millions that don't have the required equipment yet....
  • Cost of making 'Hobbit' movies up to $745 million
    WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- The movie trilogy "The Hobbit" has so far cost nearly three-quarters of a billion dollars to make as the epic continues to set new benchmarks for studio spending....
  • Asian stocks drift after China growth slows
    TOKYO (AP) -- Asian stock markets drifted lower Tuesday after China reported its weakest economic growth in five years while Japan's benchmark dropped as investors cashed in gains from a 4 percent surge the previous day....
  • Review: Apple Pay in action
    NEW YORK (AP) -- If there ever comes a day I can ditch my wallet and use my phone to pay for everything, I'll look back to my first purchase through Apple Pay: a Big Mac and medium fries for $5.44. That wallet-free day won't be coming for a while, if ever, but Apple's new payments system brings us much closer....
  • A list of merchants taking Apple Pay
    More than 200,000 payment locations in the U.S. are equipped to accept so-called contactless payments, including Apple Pay. Smaller merchants tend to be among the several millions that don't have the required equipment yet....
  • Record iPhone sales drive Apple's 3Q beat
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The iPhone again proved to be the engine behind Apple's blockbuster financial performance, driving quarterly results well past expectations....
  • Apple Pay Q&A: What you need to know
    CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) -- Apple's mobile payment system, Apple Pay, made its debut Monday. Now you can flash your new iPhone in the checkout line to pay for food, clothing and other goods. There's no need to pull out your credit card....
  • Not so fast cordcutters_cable's not going anywhere
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years. Customers tired of paying big fees for hundreds of channels they never watch just to have access to a few favorite shows might be expected to start cancelling cable service in droves. Get Netflix, throw in HBO, add a network here and there - why would anyone sign up now for cable?...
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