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Few closings on Treasure Coast after government shut down

While the government shutdown, which took affect early Saturday morning, may be wreaking havoc in other parts of the U.S., the Treasure Coast is largely unaffected. Many agencies run by the federal government in Martin, St. Lucie and Indian River Counties will continue to run despite the shutdown.

TCPALM - 2018-01-20 16:11:19

Astronaut bumped from June flight

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (WTHR) - In a rare move so close to launch, NASA is bumping one of its astronauts off an upcoming flight. The agency is pulling astronaut Jeanette Epps from a launch to the International Space Station. The announcement came late Thursday. However, NASA never disclosed their r

WTHR - 2018-01-20 23:03:34

Fort Pierce-based Maverick Boat breaks ground on new facility

Maverick Boat Group broke ground on a brand new state of the art 106,000 square foot construction facility to house the building of its Cobia line of boats upon its completion. The company will add more than 100 new jobs and already employs 287 local workers. Wochit Clean water equals jobs. That w

TCPALM - 2018-01-21 01:21:27

Fort Pierce police search for missing man, 71

Police said he left his apartment on 29th Street on Friday morning and hasn't been seen since. His family is concerned about a medical condition, police said. Faneite left in a black 2006 Ford Ranger with a Maryland license plate. He is 5-foot-6 and about 150 pounds, and was wearing a camouflage jac

TCPALM - 2018-01-20 00:26:53

Orlando-area national parks impacted by government shutdown

TITUSVILLE, Fla. - The Orlando area is feeling the ripple effects from the government shutdown at local national parks, national wildlife refuge sites and along the Space Coast. Orange cones are blocking part of the entrance to the Canaveral National Seashore. "There was a closed sign on the boot

CLICK ORLANDO - 2018-01-20 18:24:42

FL woman's pit bull attacks 4-year-old girl

MELBOURNE, FL (WESH/CNN) - Shaken and still in shock, Mary Lamanna can't believe her dog viciously attacked a four-year-old girl, a child she regularly babysits. "That baby was like a child to me. It was like my own child, OK? I took care of her," Lamanna said. So, to see her taken out of the home o

WTOL-TV - 2018-01-20 23:56:11

New documentary about Orlando Pulse massacre soon to debut

A new documentary about the Orlando Pulse massacre will debut soon. The film, 49 Pulses, by filmmaker Charlie Minn, will debut on 26 January on Orlando Fashion Square Mall theatre. "My passion is to make a documentary about the Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting in order to honor the victims," Minn

PINKNEWS - 2018-01-20 19:21:31

Treasure Coast fishing report: Beach it for a big drum

Peter Hinck of Sebastian spent some time Friday fishing freshwater. Up near the C-54 spillway, he and a friend caught and released several large bass using artificial lures. On the downstream side of the spillway they had hoped to catch snook, but they did not get any snook bites. Anglers fishing th

TCPALM - 2018-01-20 21:11:47

Source: Staten Island Boy Scout leaders busted for drugs, guns; possibly linked to OD

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.-- Two Staten Island Boy Scout leaders allegedly linked to at least one overdose in the borough were busted with drugs and guns in a New Brighton home Friday afternoon, according to a source with knowledge of the investigation. Alan Soler, 44, and Kevin Saunders, 25, were arrested

SILIVE.COM - 2018-01-20 15:46:01

Police: Man Charged with Sexual Assault, Kidnapping in Morristown One Day Before Women's March

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Police arrested a 47-year-old East Orange man Friday on a string of charges related to a Tuesday kidnapping and aggravated sexual assault in Morristown. He is also believed to be connected to a slew of residential burglaries that occurred in November and Decembers. The man's arrest

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-20 20:26:00

Statement from Morristown Mayor Tim Dougherty on Alleged Burglary and Sexual Assault

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown Police Department is currently investigating the alleged burglary and sexual assault of a woman in her Morristown apartment on the morning of Thursday, January 18. Responding quickly, the Morristown Police Department apprehended suspect Brian K. Session of East Orange

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-21 00:54:00

Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island close following government shutdown

NEW YORK - The State of Liberty and Ellis Island have temporarily shut down following the government shutdown. The national parks announced on their Twitter and website the shut down is effective immediately and until further notice. Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Closed Due to a Lapse in Appropri

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-20 14:13:38

Linden Sam's Club closes, displacing 200 workers

"It is with great saddest (sic) that we are losing one of our box clubs in the area as well as the displacement of so many employees," Mayor Derek Armstead said in a statement. "To address this issue we will be sponsoring a job fair Jan. 22, through our Linden First employment program along with Sam

UNIONNEWSDAILY.COM - 2018-01-20 19:37:10

Principal allegedly mocks student teacher, who is a dwarf, in 'LOL' text

Parents, teachers and officials at a New Jersey school district are struggling with allegations that an elementary school principal texted her co-worker a photo of a student-teacher who is a dwarf with the caption "lol." Thursday, more than a hundred parents attended a school district meeting in Sou

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 16:25:44

Police Searching For Woman Caught On Video Stealing Tip Jars On Staten Island

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Police on Staten Island are searching for a woman who's been stealing tip jars. As CBS2's Cindy Hsu reported, three businesses that were ripped off posted surveillance videos on social media. The latest theft happened Tuesday at Hawaii Poke Bowl on Richmond Avenue. Eric Lin s

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 18:24:11

Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino admits he's guilty of tax evasion

Michael 'The Situation' Sorrentino, known for his role on the "Jersey Shore" TV show, admitted Friday to not paying taxes for three years for his business. The reality television star pleaded guilty to one count of tax evasion in federal court in Newark before Judge Susan D. Wigenton as part of a p

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 17:12:00

Clinton Presidential Center announces plans during shutdown

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN 11-12-09 Clinton Presidential Center tour guide Bob Gee, left, discusses the history of the Oval Office with Jim Hannon, center, and Gen. Michael Wlash, right, both from Mississippi, during a tour of the library, which celebrates its fifth anniversary this w

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-01-20 23:41:00

How the Government Shutdown will Impact Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Now that the government is closed for business, the big question is "how does this affect me?" Utilizing information from CNN, stories from our archive, and the latest information from area agencies and organizations, here's what we've found: Will this affect my paycheck? If you

KARK - 2018-01-20 14:07:26

Woman killed, 5-year-old hurt in shooting at Pulaski County apartment, authorities say

Credit: PULASKI COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE The Pulaski County sheriff's office responds Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, to a shooting at Fairfax Crossing Apartments, 5900 McCain Park Place. A woman has died after she and her 5-year-old daughter were shot by a masked gunman at a Pulaski County apartment compl

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-01-19 15:41:00

The Women's March open line

Here's an open line for you and some early shots from Women's March events around the country. Big crowds reported in both Little Rock and Fayetteville, in addition to the crowd on the National Mall in Washington. From Little Rock, video from our Facebook page and after that a shot from Twitter i

ARKANSAS TIMES - 2018-01-20 22:00:31