May 17

10 Things to Know for Friday

10 Things to Know for Friday

1. WHO IS PLAYING DOWN THREAT OF WAR WITH IRAN President Donald Trump says he hopes the U.S. is not on a path to war with Iran amid fears his two most hawkish advisers could be angling for such a conflict. 2. IRAN’S REGIONAL PROXIES ENSURE IT WILL NEVER FIGHT ALONE From Lebanon and Syria […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for May 17

Five Things to Know in Florida for May 17

FLORIDA OFFICER CHARGED WITH SMUGGLING GUNS TO DR Prosecutors filed a charging document in federal court Tuesday accusing Miami-Dade police Officer Michael Freshko with conspiracy to illegally export firearms. According to the document, Freshko used his position to bring weapons into Miami International Airport without going through screening. The guns were handed over to an […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for May 17

Five Things to Know in Florida for May 17

ROAD CONSTRUCTION WORKER KILLED BY STREET SWEEPER TRUCK Everett Leslie Rolfe was killed Friday. The Florida Highway Patrol reports that Rolfe was flagging traffic at a Hastings intersection as the sweeper truck moved through the area. Officials say Rolfe was walking backward when the sweeper’s rear bumper hit him. FLORIDA OFFICIALS: MAN FLEEING IN STOLEN […]