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Oil Drilling

Florida lawmakers are asking Defense Secretary James Mattis to help them fight offshore oil drilling on Florida's coasts.

Florida Highway Patrol NARCAN

Florida Highway Patrol troopers will soon carry NARCAN with them.

Virtual School

More and more kids across the state are signing up for virtual school.

Severe Weather Awareness Week

It's Severe Weather Awareness Week in Florida.

Bullying Rally

Some local parents are coming together to fight against bullying at school.

Chipola Franklin

Chipola Franklin

 

VIPIR Radar

NBC News Headlines

Why does flu kill people?

Influenza virus can kill people very quickly, with a cytokine storm, organ damage and the worsening of existing diseases, doctors say.

Labradoodles rescue elderly woman from frigid conditions

Adam and Eva, labradoodles, woke up their owners in the middle of the night and prevented an elderly woman from freezing in 9-degree weather.

Suit accuses drug company of fueling Kentucky opioid crisis

The suit accuses McKesson Corp. of practicing unfair and deceptive business tactics over seven years, especially in rural eastern Kentucky.

Apple to help Malala Fund educate girls

Tech giant Apple and the Malala Fund have teamed up to help deliver education to over 100,000 girls in India and Latin America.

Five missing after oil and gas rig explodes in Oklahoma

The blast occurred on Monday morning outside Quinton, about 70 miles from the Arkansas state line. Authorities weren't sure clear what caused it.