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Tampa Bay Times

Orlando woman, 20, killed when car flips during a turn in Pasco County

A 20-year-old Orlando woman died in Pasco County on Monday afternoon after she failed to negotiate a left turn and crashed, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The woman was turning left on Blanton Road approaching Interstate 75 north of San Antonio when she lost control of her car for unknown reasons, the Highway Patrol said. The car crossed the yellow center line, hit the grass shoulder, flipped and landed on its left side.
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Orlando Sentinel

Spirit Airlines cancellations still rising Monday in ‘perfect storm’

Spirit Airlines has canceled nearly half of its flights scheduled to depart Monday from Orlando International Airport in a “proactive” effort to recover from system-wide disruptions that began during the weekend. The South Florida-based airline saw breakdowns that affected its nationwide and international network during the weekend and was still responding with corrective measures into Monday. ...
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Three Hotels Next to Disney World Will Be Auctioned Off

Walt Disney World is the most visited tourist location in America. That is why it seems strange to hear that some hotel properties close to Walt Disney World have gone bankrupt and are heading to auction. Back in October of 2020, we reported on a number of hotel properties near...
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Spirit cancels 227 flights, stranding hundreds at Orlando airport

ORLANDO, Fla. – Frustration was the name of the game at Orlando International Airport after 227 Spirit Airlines flights were canceled nationwide since Sunday night. Hundreds of passengers lined up Monday morning at the Spirit Airlines ticket counter, waiting to speak to an airline employee and reschedule their flights. [TRENDING:...
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Orlando Sentinel

1 in 5 people tested Sunday infected with COVID-19 in Orange County, health officials tell business leaders

One of every five people tested Sunday in Orange County was infected with COVID-19. The 21.4% positivity rate Sunday was the highest this calendar year, a sign the pandemic is worsening here as it is in most of Florida. That’s what health officials told Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings’ Economic Recovery Task Force Monday. When his hand-picked panel last met — July 21, 2020 — the county had ...
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Spirit cancels hundreds of flights, leaving long lines at Orlando airport

Aug. 2 (UPI) -- Spirit Airlines has canceled hundreds of flights since Sunday night, leaving a long wait for service at Orlando International Airport. The Florida-based budget carrier canceled around one-third of its flights, or nearly 270, Monday. On Sunday, it canceled 165, nearly 20% of its flights, according to, leaving passengers in long lines. Along with the cancellations, over 100 flights were delayed Monday, and more than 340 were delayed Sunday.
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Convicted killer Markeith Loyd to represent himself at trial for death of Lt. Debra Clayton

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Convicted killer Markeith Loyd will now act as his own attorney in his upcoming trial for the death of Orlando Police Lt. Debra Clayton. A judge granted Loyd’s handwritten motion on Monday, according to the Orange County Clerk of Courts website. It is not clear exactly when the motion was filed but the postmark on the document shows a date of July 27, 2021.
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Orlando Sentinel

2 victims shot, injured; Florida police investigating: report

Police are investigating a Monday morning shooting that left two people injured, according to an article by WKMG. Holly Hill police responded to a call early Monday at an apartment complex on 15th Street near Nova Road, WKMG reported. Police learned a suspect got out of a vehicle and fired several shots into an apartment. Two adult victims were injured and taken to a hospital, WKMG reported. ...
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O.M.G.! Publix shopper pulls out gun during argument

Is this a day-old news story? Yes. Are we going to talk about it? Absolutely, because it's wild. I don't understand some people, I really don't. A thirty-six-year-old woman from Orlando named Bridget Keiner has been slapped with charges of "aggravated assault with a firearm and improper exhibition of a firearm" and potentially faces other charges pending investigation.

5-star guard Keyonte George discusses top 5 ahead of August 8th commitment

Exactly one week away from his decision date, Keyonte George is coming down the home stretch of his recruitment. This week at the NBPA Top 100 Camp down in Orlando, FL, George was in attendance as one of the top overall prospects. A 6-foot-4, 185-pound shooting guard out of iSchool Entrepreneurial Academy in Lewisville, TX, George is widely viewed as a top-five recruit from the class of 2022 and a five-star talent. The Kentucky Wildcats have been after him for some time now and George even included them in his top five, which he announced back in May, but the sense is that he will eventually land elsewhere.

Orlando woman finds large python hanging out in her bathroom

A woman found an unexpected visitor in her house, later realizing the guest had been living with them for weeks. Ali Skipper, who lives in Orlando's Baldwin Park neighborhood, found a large python hanging in her bathroom, Fox 35 reported. Skipper posted pictures of the 4-foot- ball python writhing by...
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FHP: 28-year-old man killed in Orange County crash

ORANGE PARK, Fla. — One person is dead after a Monday morning crash in Orange County. According to Florida Highway Patrol, it happened around 5 a.m. in the area of Eldridge Avenue and Parkview Avenue. Officials said the 2016 Mazda was found in the yard of a home on Eldridge...