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Booking photo of Troy Ladd.  (credit: Volusia County Sheriff's Office)

Fla. Man Sets House On Fire With Girlfriend Inside

Sheriff’s deputies say a central Florida man tried to burn down his house while his live-in girlfriend was inside.

09/09/2013

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Fla. Hospital Won’t Hire Smokers After Jan. 1

If you smoke, don’t bother applying for a job at Bert Fish Medical Center in New Smyrna Beach. Starting Jan. 1, the hospital will no longer hire tobacco users.

CBS Tampa–08/23/2013

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Man, Cat Die In Fla. Apartment Fire

A man and a cat are dead following a fire at a Daytona Beach apartment.

CBS Tampa–08/02/2013

Booking photo of Richard Watson.  (credit: Volusia County Corrections Department)

Police: Man Tries To Drown Wife In Dog Bowl After Fight Over Frozen Pizza

Orange City police have charged a man of trying to kill his wife by holding her head in a dog bowl full of water and choking her.

12/14/2012

Booking photo of Thomas Matthew Hahn.  (credit: Volusia County Corrections Department)

Police: Man Fatally Shoots Roommate Over How To Prepare Pork Chops

Police in central Florida say a man fatally shot his roommate during an argument over how to prepare pork chops.

12/14/2012

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Fla. Police: Man Left Baby In Pit Bull’s Care

A Florida man is charged with child neglect after allegedly leaving his 10-month-old baby in the care of his pit bull while he went to a bar.

12/07/2012