April 5

10 Things to Know for Friday

10 Things to Know for Friday

1. WHO’S BACKING OFF BORDER SHUTDOWN President Donald Trump backed off his threat to seal the southern border and warned instead to slap Mexico with auto tariffs. 2. BIDEN TO MAKE 1ST APPEARANCE SINCE COMPLAINTS ABOUT HIS BEHAVIOR Former Vice President Joe Biden is set to make his first public appearance since a handful of […]

10 Things to Know for Thursday

10 Things to Know for Thursday

1. WHO’S GETTING THEIR MARCHING ORDERS Trump and border-state governors work to “immediately” deploy the National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border to fight illegal immigration. 2. ‘THE TASK IS UNFINISHED’ With thoughts on the past and eyes to the future, thousands march and sing civil rights songs to honor the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for April 5

Five Things to Know in Florida for April 5

3RD FLORIDA MAN GUILTY FOR BURNING CROSS IN COUPLE’S YARD Federal prosecutors said in a statement Tuesday that 56-year-old William Dennis of Port Richey pleaded guilty to conspiring with others to threaten, intimidate and interfere with an interracial couple’s enjoyment of their housing rights. Two other men previously pleaded guilty. PROSECUTOR SEEKS DEATH PENALTY FOR […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Apr. 5

Five Things to Know in Florida for Apr. 5

SCIENTISTS BEMOAN SEAWORLD DECISION TO STOP BREEDING ORCAS They say they will gradually lose vital opportunities to learn things that could help killer whales in the wild. SeaWorld’s 29 captive orcas in Orlando, San Diego and San Antonio will remain on display for perhaps decades to come and will be available in the meantime for […]