Cape Coral refinances sewer bonds to save tax payers almost $27M

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Cape Coral refinanced $248 million it owed in water and sewer bonds. The move will save $26.9 million in interest that would have been paid out over several years. | read more:
Cape Coral refinances sewer bonds to save tax payers almost M

Cape Coral refinances sewer bonds to save tax payers almost M
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Roy Moore accuser's house fire under investigation for arson

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One of the women who accused Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore of harassing her lost her home Wednesday in a fire that is now under investigation, the Etowah County Sheriff said. | read more:
Roy Moore accuser’s house fire under investigation for arson

Roy Moore accuser’s house fire under investigation for arson
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More than 60 rounds fired into empty elementary school

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Police said Thursday they have arrested an 18-year-old student and a 19-year-old Marysville resident in the case where over 60 rounds were fired into Pinewood Elementary School in “an act of vandalism” over the holiday break. | read more:
More than 60 rounds fired into empty elementary school

More than 60 rounds fired into empty elementary school
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Teen 'engulfed in flames' at New Year's Eve party fights for her life

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Family and friends describe 14-year-old Layne Chesney as an avid softball player already in the sights of college scouts. Now, the South Florida teen is in critical condition after a fire on New Year’s Eve. | read more:
Teen ‘engulfed in flames’ at New Year’s Eve party fights for her life

Teen ‘engulfed in flames’ at New Year’s Eve party fights for her life
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President Trump wants to stop legal 'chain migration'

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Chain migration, or family-based immigration, allows up to 50,000 individuals from countries with low levels of immigration to the US to come on visas distributed by lottery.  | read more:
President Trump wants to stop legal ‘chain migration’

President Trump wants to stop legal ‘chain migration’
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Alleged white supremacist accused of terrorism in Amtrak incident

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An armed Missouri man arrested for pulling the emergency brake on an Amtrak train in October is allegedly a white supremacist who now faces a terrorism charge, according to newly unsealed court papers. | read more:
Alleged white supremacist accused of terrorism in Amtrak incident

Alleged white supremacist accused of terrorism in Amtrak incident
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Florida lawmaker refiles statewide marijuana decriminalization bill

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Following an unsuccessful attempt last session, state Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith of Orlando refiled legislation this week to decriminalize the unlawful possession of “personal use” quantities of cannabis statewide. | read more:
Florida lawmaker refiles statewide marijuana decriminalization bill

Florida lawmaker refiles statewide marijuana decriminalization bill
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Jaguars donate 1,000 NFL playoff tickets to refugees

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The owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars will donate 1,000 playoff tickets to refugees from around the world and to Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria who have settled in the Jacksonville area. | read more:
Jaguars donate 1,000 NFL playoff tickets to refugees

Jaguars donate 1,000 NFL playoff tickets to refugees
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