Florida

US woman lost inside storm drain rescued after three weeks

A woman who had been missing since March 3 told investigators that she got lost inside a storm drain after travelling through a tunnel near a canal she had gone for a swim.

Mar 25, 2021, 20:02 PM IST

Deshhit: Watch nation's top news in detail, Jan 20, 2020

Watch this video to know the top stories of the day in detail.

Jan 20, 2021, 22:26 PM IST

Trump will not attend new president's oath ceremony

Donald Trump will not be present at Joe Biden's oath ceremony. Trump has left the White House for Florida.

Jan 20, 2021, 21:38 PM IST

Trump flies to Florida before Biden's oath, congratulates new president

Donald Trump, while addressing the public in Maryland, said that the last 4 years have been fantastic, America has been a great country and economy in the world.

Jan 20, 2021, 21:16 PM IST

I voted for a guy named Trump, says US President after voting early in Florida

President Donald Trump has cast his ballot Saturday morning in West Palm Beach, Florida, and he told reporters afterward ''I voted for a guy named Trump.''

Oct 24, 2020, 21:11 PM IST

Jailed for 37 years, Florida man cleared of murder, rape

Robert DuBoise was released from prison last month. A hearing before Hillsborough County Circuit Judge Christopher Nash resulted in an order wiping away the previous convictions and life sentence, and also removing DuBoise from the state's sex offender registry.

Sep 14, 2020, 21:40 PM IST

Rare case of brain-eating amoeba confirmed in Florida, residents warned to avoid nasal contact with tap water

Scientists have confirmed a rare case of a brain-eating amoeba in the Hillsborough County of Florida and warned the residents to avoid nasal contact with tap water.

Jul 07, 2020, 09:50 AM IST

Major League Soccer: 18 players, six staff members diagnosed with coronavirus

A total of 668 players were tested for COVID-19 since the resumption of full team training on June 14.

Jun 29, 2020, 13:45 PM IST

Former NFL player Donald 'Reche' Caldwell shot dead in Florida at age 41

Former National Football League (NFL) star Donald 'Reche' Caldwell of Florida was shot dead at his hometown of Tampa recently. He was 41-year-old at the time of his death.

Jun 08, 2020, 13:05 PM IST

Tropical Storm 'Arthur' forms before start of the official Atlantic hurricane season

The tropical storm warning was issued for parts of North Carolina's coast, from Surf City to Duck, including Pamlico and Albemarle Sounds.

May 17, 2020, 17:53 PM IST

Coronavirus: WWE's 'Wrestlemania 36' goes ahead behind closed doors

The day one of the show took place on Saturday (local time) and it saw major stars taking the ring with no spectators around.

Apr 05, 2020, 11:38 AM IST

Saudi airman in US for training suspected in deadly shooting at Florida naval base

The shooter was armed with a handgun and was killed by sheriff`s deputies responding to the dawn incident at Naval Air Station Pensacola, the Navy and local sheriff`s office said, the second deadly shooting at a US military installation this week.

Dec 07, 2019, 06:43 AM IST

Three killed including shooter at US Navy base in Pensacola, Florida

Three people including a suspected shooter were killed and at least seven others were injured on Friday at Naval Air Station Pensacola, a major U.S. Navy base in Florida, authorities said, the second deadly shooting at a U.S. military installation this week.

Dec 06, 2019, 20:55 PM IST

Donald Trump to host G7 summit at his Florida golf resort, sparking criticism

Donal Trump faces ongoing criticism and a number of congressional investigations over his finances and potential conflicts of interest stemming from his real estate business, which he still owns. He is also facing an impeachment inquiry into allegations he pursued political interests in his dealings with Ukraine.

Oct 18, 2019, 07:27 AM IST

Baby turtle dies after eating 104 pieces of plastic in south Florida

A baby turtle that got washed up in Boca Raton in Florida died after eating as many as 104 pieces of plastic, the Gumbo Limbo Nature Centre informed.

Oct 06, 2019, 21:00 PM IST

Dorian makes landfall in Bahamas as catastrophic hurricane, parts of Florida evacuate

Hurricane Dorian became the strongest storm in modern records to hit the northwestern Bahamas and is expected to pound the islands with up to two days of torrential rain, high waves and damaging winds as parts of Florida evacuated before it took aim at the US mainland. 

Sep 01, 2019, 23:25 PM IST

Hurricane Dorian: Florida widens state of emergency; Donald Trump cancels trip to Poland

Dorian is predicted to pack winds reaching 209 kph in 72 hours. That would make it a Category 4 storm, the second-strongest on the Saffir-Simpson scale for measuring hurricane intensity. 

Aug 30, 2019, 06:51 AM IST

Hurricane Dorian barrels towards Florida, emergency declared

Dorian was bearing down on Puerto Rico from the southeast and was expected to become a hurricane soon as it barrels towards Florida, which it could hit as a major hurricane.

 

Aug 29, 2019, 09:43 AM IST

Shocking video shows alligator climbing fence at US Navy air base

A shocking video, which has gone viral on social media, shows a huge alligator climbing over a fence at the US Naval Air Station in Florida's Jacksonville.

Aug 23, 2019, 10:33 AM IST

Team India's security upped in West Indies after threat

India just finished playing the three-match ODI series in the West Indies after playing a T20I series against them where the first two games were played in Florida and the last game was in the West Indies.

Aug 18, 2019, 23:20 PM IST