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Underwater wreckage could provide answer to missing-plane mysteryupdated: Sun Aug 05 2012 12:05:00

Joe Kistel and Penny Malphrus have never met. But they are connected in a way that may help provide each of them with an answer to the same question: Could strewn pieces of metal recently found partially buried in the sandy ocean floor 20 miles off the coast of St. Augustine, Florida, be what's left of a plane that disappeared without a trace 16 years ago?

Former presidential candidate George McGovern hospitalized in Floridaupdated: Wed Apr 04 2012 21:17:00

Former Democratic presidential nominee George McGovern, 89, was admitted to a Florida hospital on Tuesday, CNN has confirmed.

Pacquiao: God told me to retire -- but not yet updated: Wed Mar 21 2012 02:00:00

Like St. Augustine's prayer "God make me chaste - but not yet," Filipino fighter Manny Pacquiao's personal conversation with God may not lead to his retirement anytime soon.

Did the Anglos steal Thanksgiving?updated: Tue Nov 29 2011 11:22:00

Thanksgiving is a deeply meaningful annual ritual for Americans. It is singled out as the day to recall a gathering nearly 400 years ago when two clashing cultures -- the Pilgrims and Native Americans -- came together in feast and prayer. That's the history every American kindergartener making a construction-paper turkey is taught; that's the history of cultural cooperation, acceptance and gratitude we celebrate each November.

More than 1,000 turn out for multifaith 9/11 eventupdated: Mon Sep 12 2011 10:20:00

More than 1,000 people of various faiths gathered Sunday for a unique religious "open house" event as a way to commemorate 9/11 and to get to know each other's faiths.

Brush fire closes I-95 in Floridaupdated: Wed Mar 02 2011 16:44:00

I-95 remained closed in two counties because of a fire which has scorched more than 16,000 acres and is 25% contained.

Florida firefighters reopen section of I-95updated: Wed Mar 02 2011 16:44:00

Firefighters battling a central Florida blaze were scrambling to get ahead of gusty winds that could hamper efforts to battle the fire, which has burned more than 16,000 acres and closed a stretch of Interstate 95 for a time Wednesday.

Wildfire flares up near homesupdated: Wed Mar 02 2011 09:48:00

Residents worry as a wildfire burns near their neighborhood. WFTV reports.

Florida crews trying to contain two major wildfiresupdated: Wed Mar 02 2011 09:48:00

Two major wildfires have burned more than 18,000 acres along Florida's eastern coast, state officials said Tuesday.

Dalai Lama's nephew dies in traffic accidentupdated: Tue Feb 15 2011 09:09:00

A nephew of the Dalai Lama died in northeast Florida Monday evening after he was hit by a car while walking along a highway.

Volunteer crew hopes to spread healing, keep it greenupdated: Thu Oct 29 2009 11:25:00

The dream started inside a gray canvas backpack. Balloon Family: Reality Stars, Thrill Seekersupdated: Fri Oct 16 2009 10:29:00

The Heenes of Colorado, whose son was safely found after the bizarre ordeal, make danger a family affair

State agency to probe fatal Florida boating accidentupdated: Mon Apr 13 2009 14:04:00

Florida Law enforcement officials said Monday they had launched an investigation into a tragic boating accident near St. Augustine, Florida, that took the lives of five people and seriously injured seven others.

Busy moms learn how to balance family and faithupdated: Mon Apr 06 2009 10:57:00

Debbie Street experienced a spiritual crisis after watching her mother-in-law die.

Commentary: Yes, we can overcome racial barriersupdated: Mon Dec 29 2008 11:53:00

By now, it has become almost a cliché: "I never thought I'd live to see it happen." Bankruptcies Soar for Senior Citizens updated: Wed Aug 27 2008 15:00:00

While the bankruptcy filing rate for those under 55 has fallen, it has soared for older Americans, according to a new analysis from the Consumer Bankruptcy Project

Troubleshoot your turf updated: Thu Mar 20 2008 12:53:00

Unless you're a perfect caretaker of your lawn (and, really, who is?), prepare for another round in the turf wars this summer. You'll have to deal with a full frontal assault from the dandelions, of course. And an attack from the crabgrass. But you'll face more stealthy opponents, too: root-chomping grubs and microscopic mildew that turn the grass from green to gray or brown.

Beer before babyupdated: Tue Feb 05 2008 23:54:00

What were they thinking? A Florida mom straps in a case of beer but not a baby. CNN's Anderson Cooper reports South Florida's city of champions; North Shore debutsupdated: Thu Dec 13 2007 07:05:00

Though based in the same city, the Northwestern (Miami) Bulls will not face the Booker T. Washington (Miami) Tornadoes for the Sunshine state title this weekend. Each will contend for its respective title, with Northwestern battling Boone (Orlando) in the Class 6A championship and the Washington taking on St. Augustine (Nease) for the 4A crown. Jon Wertheim: Say no to no play on Sundayupdated: Sun Jul 01 2007 03:39:00

A quick Baguette, while waiting out still another rain delay ...

Top 10 floating innsupdated: Wed May 02 2007 09:56:00

Sleep like a sailor -- at least for a night or two.

Nelson, Picard join Hall of Fameupdated: Thu Apr 20 2006 04:46:00

Multiple former major champions Larry Nelson and Henry Picard have been voted on to the World Golf Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2006.

Marine pilot rescued off Florida Coastupdated: Tue Dec 06 2005 15:26:00

The Coast Guard rescued a Marine pilot Tuesday after his aircraft plummeted into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of St. Augustine, Florida.

Money Magazine: How I Did Itupdated: Thu Dec 01 2005 00:01:00


Webb is youngest in Hall of Fameupdated: Tue Nov 15 2005 03:38:00

Australian golfer Karrie Webb became the youngest member of the World Golf Hall of fame during induction ceremonies for five legends of the sport, in St Augustine, Florida.

Arnold will be back, but will Hispanics?updated: Mon Sep 19 2005 16:23:00

His most famous line -- "Hasta la vista, baby"-- notwithstanding, Arnold Schwarzenegger seems to be speaking a different language from most of California's 2.5 million registered Hispanic voters.

CNNMoney: Fastest growing U.S. countiesupdated: Thu May 05 2005 15:35:00

Florida has 14 of the 100 fastest-growing counties in the United States, more than any other state, according to a study released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.

CNNMoney: The soul of an investorupdated: Fri Feb 25 2005 11:02:00

Most of us manage our money the way St. Augustine prayed before he was fully ready to give up the pleasures of the flesh: "Make me virtuous, O Lord -- but not yet."

Jeanne eyewall hits Floridaupdated: Sat Sep 25 2004 03:01:00

Hurricane Jeanne, a dangerous Category 3 storm with sustained winds near 115 mph, began its assault on the east coast of Florida on Saturday night.

Florida in path of Hurricane Jeanneupdated: Fri Sep 24 2004 03:52:00

Florida Gov. Jeb Bush declared a state of emergency Friday as the state prepared for the arrival of Jeanne, potentially the fourth hurricane to strike the Sunshine State this year.

CNNMoney: Where the money goesupdated: Thu Apr 15 2004 14:42:00

Today's the day for forking over your taxes to the U.S. government, if you haven't already.

CNNMoney: Hate your homeowners association?updated: Tue Mar 09 2004 16:19:00

BEND, Ore. (CNN/Money) - Three years after moving into a new 4,700-square-foot home in Brook Hills, a gated community near San Diego, Sonni and James Bass are caught up in an expensive legal battle with their homeowners association.

FSB: Flowers That Pop Mike Perry has tripled business at his family's flower shop with the help of controversial Net updated: Mon Dec 01 2003 00:01:00

Surrounded by mylar balloons and refrigerated cases filled with flowers, a customer handing over ten bucks for a bunch of tulips at Perry's Florist would have no reason to suspect that the real act...

Money Magazine: HOW TO GET A PIECE OF PARADISE ON A PITTANCEupdated: Fri Nov 01 1991 00:01:00

There is no need to deny yourself a winter vacation in the tropics just because your budget is as tiny as a thong bikini. You can strip away a big part of the cost of lying on the beach if you slee...

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