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BREAKING NEWS: Tropical depression forms in the Bahamas

SOURCE: ORLANDO, Fla. – A tropical depression has officially formed in the Bahamas. The National Hurricane Center said Monday in a 5 p.m. advisory that Tropical Depression Three had formed about 120 miles southeast of West Palm Beach. The weather system had maximum sustained winds of 30 mph with some higher gusts reported, according to the… Keep Reading

DirecTV Now customers lose access to WKMG programs

SOURCE: ORLANDO, Fla. – Viewers will now be unable to watch WKMG content after DirecTV and CBS were unable to negotiate a renewal of the DirecTV/CBS distribution agreement. David Comisar, CBS senior vice president of Affiliate Distribution, said in a statement: “Unfortunately, despite our good faith efforts, we have not been able to negotiate a renewal of the DirecTV/CBS… Keep Reading

Melbourne tests drinking water amid fears of toxic algae

SOURCE: MELBOURNE, Fla. – Mark Maida cast his bait beyond pea-green streaks of slime near the banks of Lake Washington, where a potentially toxin-producing algae lingers in the main source of drinking water for more than 170,000 people. The city hasn’t found any algae toxins yet and assures the drinking water’s safe. Any algae toxins… Keep Reading

Woman charged in baby abduction at Florida bus stop

SOURCE: TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Authorities say a woman abducted a 6-month-old baby at a Florida bus stop by getting on a bus with the child after asking the mother whether she could hold the baby. The Tallahassee Democrat reports 55-year-old Wanda Williams has been charged with kidnapping a minor. The mother told Tallahassee police that she was… Keep Reading

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