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Florida’s statewide recount has begun after a three-hour delay amid a series of technical glitches with Broward County’s counting machines, elections officials said.

Counting machines malfunction in Florida as vote recount begins

Florida’s statewide recount has begun after a three-hour delay amid a series of technical glitches with Broward County’s counting machines, elections officials said.
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Florida orders recount in senate, governor races

Florida authorities on Saturday ordered a statewide recount in the contentious races for US Senate and governor, amid tit-for-tat accusations of fraud from the candidates — plunging the state once again into election uncertainty.

Florida school shooter heard voices telling him to kill

The man alleged to have shot dead 17 people in the Parkland Florida school massacre had heard demons ordering him to “burn, kill, destroy,” police transcripts released Monday showed.

Florida school shooter Cruz surrenders inheritance to victims

Nikolas Cruz, the Parkland school shooter appears to have “turned a new leaf” as he declared that his inheritance be donated to victims of his attack and help “heal the community.”

Florida school shooting survivor rejects ‘hero’ label

A survivor of the Florida school shooting nicknamed “Iron Man” for his efforts to save classmates said he did not want to be labeled a “hero,” as his family announced a lawsuit against authorities.

Florida shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz charged with 17 murders

A grand jury has formally charged Nikolas Cruz with 17 counts of murder following a mass shooting at a high school in Florida.

Donald Trump stuns by embracing gun control as Florida students return to class

President Donald Trump has surprised lawmakers by embracing gun control measures that are tougher than usually supported by his party, as students returned to the site of America's latest horrific school shooting.

Students return to Florida school after shooting

Students and teachers returned Sunday to a Florida school for the first time since 17 people were shot dead there, consoling each other even as they called for swift action to address gun violence.

Florida school shooting suspect willing to plead guilty for life sentence

Accused school-massacre gunman Nikolas Cruz is looking to plead guilty in exchange for a sentence of life without parole, his state-appointed defense attorney said Friday.

Donald Trump visits Florida shooting survivors, FBI admits it missed tip

US President Donald Trump on Friday visited a Florida hospital to offer comfort to those wounded in a mass school shooting, after the FBI admitted it mishandled a tip about the troubled teen behind the massacre that left 17 dead.

Donald Trump seeks answers on ‘disturbed’ Florida school shooter

President Donald Trump demanded to know Thursday how a "disturbed" former student with an obsession with firearms slipped through the net to sow carnage at a Florida high school, killing at least 17 people in the latest gun massacre to rock the nation.

Florida high school shooter charged with murder, jailed

Nikolas Cruz, an orphaned 19-year-old, responsible for the mass killing in a Florida school on Wednesday, was charged this morning with 17 counts of premeditated murder.

Police probe motive for Florida high school ‘carnage’

Investigators are trying to find out what made a 19-year-old student open fire at his former school in Florida, killing 17 people.

Gunman kills 17 in Florida school shooting

No fewer than 17 persons were killed at a Florida high school on Wednesday, after a gunman opened fire, leaving terrified students huddled in their classrooms, texting friends and family for help.

Trump to visit hurricane-hit Florida as agents probe nursing home deaths

President Donald Trump is to visit storm-ravaged Florida on Thursday as authorities investigate the deaths of eight residents of a nursing home that lost power when Hurricane Irma whipped through the region.

Eight dead at US nursing home hit by Hurricane Irma

Eight people at a Florida nursing home that was left without power for days after Hurricane Irma have died.

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