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An alligator is seen at the Gator Park in the Florida Everglades May 17, 2006 in Miami-Dade County. There has been a record three deaths attributed to alligator attacks in Florida in the month of May.

A horrifying video shows an alligator climbing over a fence near a Navy base in Florida

It was a big weekend for alligators in Florida. This weekend, an alligator climbed a fence near the Naval Air Station in Jacksonville, Florida.
The hammerhead shark trying to take the tarpon fish.

Wild video shows a ‘monster’ hammerhead shark stealing a 180-pound fish straight out of a fisherman’s hands

The Tampa Bay, Florida, fisherman said he and his crew tried to unhook the tarpon fish to give it a chance to escape, but the shark ultimately scarfed it down.
Jeffrey Epstein was arrested Saturday evening on charges of sex trafficking of minors.

Jeffrey Epstein reportedly purchased 2 small pairs of women’s panties from the Palm Beach jail’s commissary

The panties were size 5, and among of hundreds of purchases he made over the course of his 13-month jail stint in 2008.
These avocados are commonly grown in southern Florida.

Here’s the story behind those massive avocados that the farmer says can make 12 avocado toasts

"Long-neck" avocados have been around for years. And, yes, they can ripen just as frustratingly fast as regular-sized avocados do.
The six-bedroom, 7.5-bathroom home is selling almost fully furnished.

Wall Street comes to Fort Lauderdale: A Florida mansion with a fully functional stock trading floor just hit the market for $12.99 million. Take a loo...

One Fort Lauderdale mansion takes the concept of a home office to a whole new level with its in-house fully functional trading floor.
These huge avocados can grow up to 3 feet long.

A farm in Florida is growing ‘long-neck’ avocados that are up to 3 feet long and cost as much as $47 each

The supersized avocados are "thick, creamy, savory, and slightly sweet," according to the farmers.
Florida authorities "apprehended" this raccoon committing a burglary in a local high school's vending machine.

A raccoon got stuck in a vending machine while ‘committing a burglary’

The critter could be seen clambering on top of packages of Welch's fruit snacks, and sitting inside the machine's opening where snacks are dispensed.
First Coast High School in Jacksonville, Florida.

A teacher in Florida was removed after criticizing students who chose not to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance

A First Coast High School teacher was removed after writing a message that prompted an investigation.

A nurse has been accused of scamming a Holocaust survivor and her husband out of $100,000

Odalis Lopez, 56, is accused of stealing $100,000 from Holocaust survivor Rella Herman and her husband, Leonard Herman.
Quite the mess.

A Florida couple’s toilet exploded after lightning struck near their septic tank

Fortunately, as A-1 Affordable Plumbing Inc. notes, no one was injured in Sunday's toilet rupture.