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California, Florida, Texas lose House seats with Trump order

A new analysis shows which states would be most impacted by President Donald Trump's order to exclude immigrants in the country illegally from being counted in the redrawing of U.S. House districts.

Disney World reopens as coronavirus cases surge in Florida

“The Most Magical Place on Earth” has reopened after nearly four months with new rules in place to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

2 astronauts arrive at launch pad for historic SpaceX flight

Despite more storms in the forecast, two NASA astronauts have arrived at the launch pad for another attempt at a history-making ride into orbit aboard a rocket ship built by the SpaceX company.

Astronauts arrive for NASA’s 1st home launch in decade

The two astronauts who will end a nine-year launch drought for NASA are now at Kennedy Space Center, exactly one week before their historic SpaceX flight.

Sheriff: Man wanted for S.C. murder arrested in Florida

Authorities said a man wanted for murder in South Carolina was captured in Florida.

George Zimmerman sues Trayvon Martin’s family, others for $100 million

George Zimmerman, the Florida man acquitted in the 2012 death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, is suing Martin's family, prosecutors and others involved in the case for $100 million.

Uninvited gator interrupts Florida family’s Thanksgiving

A Florida family refused to make room at their Thanksgiving table for an uninvited guest, who was so angry at being left out that he repeatedly slammed the front door.

Record-setting python caught in the Everglades

Officials say Florida trappers have captured a record-setting python as part of a growing effort that encourages hunters to remove the invasive snakes from the Everglades. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says the 18-foot, 4-inch-long female python weighed 98 pounds and 10 ounces.

Police ID men pulled from ocean in Kure Beach

Officials have identified the two men who were pulled from the water in Kure Beach Wednesday.

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Bridgewater, Panthers leave Minnesota with frustrating loss

Teddy Bridgewater and the Carolina Panthers had plenty of chances to emerge from Minnesota with a gritty if ugly victory.

Biden chooses an all-female senior White House press team

President-elect Joe Biden will have an all-female communications team at his White House, led by campaign communications director Kate Bedingfield.

Darth Vader actor from original Star Wars trilogy, Dave Prowse, dies at 85

Dave Prowse, the British actor who played Darth Vader in the original “Star Wars” trilogy has died at the age of 85, according to his agent.

Governor nixes parole for Manson follower Leslie Van Houten

California Gov. Gavin Newson has reversed parole for Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten, marking the fourth time a governor has blocked her release.