Tag: Florida

Girl assaulted in Florida school for being ‘Muslim’

A Muslim student, Manaal Munshi, 14, has been assaulted by her fellow students at West Boca High School (WBHS), Florida, on Friday. Terming it an...

Florida man sentenced to 15 years in prison for vandalising mosque

FORT LAUDERDALE: A man who vandalised a Florida mosque in January 2016 and left a raw slab of bacon on its doorstep was sentenced to...

Man arrested for planning attack at mosque in Florida

FLORIDA: A man with anti-Islamic sentiments was arrested after he planned to carry out a mass shooting at a mosque in Florida, reports First...

Scores of alligators removed from Walt Disney World

ORLANDO: State wildlife officials say the number of alligators removed from the Walt Disney World property in Orlando, Florida has rocketed in the months...

Tiger Woods pleads guilty to reckless driving in Florida

PALM BEACH GARDENS: Tiger Woods on Friday pleaded guilty in a Florida court to reckless driving and entered a program for first-time offenders, avoiding...

Florida protesters keep white supremacist leader from delivering speech

FLORIDA: Hundreds of protesters shouted down white supremacist leader Richard Spencer on Thursday at a university in Florida, forcing him to leave the stage...

Florida declares emergency over white supremacist event

FLORIDA: Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency Monday in northern Florida ahead of a speech by white supremacist leader Richard Spencer, who...

Floridians return to storm-battered homes as Irma flooding spreads

FLORIDA CITY/MARCO ISLAND: Storm-shocked Floridians returned to shattered homes on Monday as the remnants of Hurricane Irma pushed inland, leaving more than half of...

Hurricane Irma heads to Florida, kills 14 across Caribbean

FLORIDA: Residents of the Turks and Caicos Islands on Thursday hunkered down for Hurricane Irma, which has smashed through a string of Caribbean islands...

Most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane ‘Irma’ hits Caribbean islands

The most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane in recorded history made its first landfall in the islands of the northeast Caribbean early on Wednesday, churning...

US officials: No evidence of direct Islamic State link to Orlando...

Islamic State claimed responsibility on Sunday for the worst mass shooting in U.S. history, but US officials said they had seen no immediate evidence...