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Is That An Iguana in Your Toilet?

  • 9:34 pm Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 by Danny

A Miami man found an iguana lounging in his toilet.

He grabbed a gas mask, bulletproof vest and ski gloves, and then managed to catch the iguana in a towel and release it outside.

The reptile apparently made its way into his toilet after crawling through the plumbing vent on the roof of his home.

Iguanas eats plants and are generally not aggressive to people. They are an invasive species in Florida.

Get more on this here.

‘No pictures PLEASE!’

  • 1:45 pm Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 by Danny

A mother alligator here in Florida chased off a man attempting to take a photograph.

The gator is seen sprinting from the edge of the water to snap its jaws around a tripod the man placed on the grassy slope.

After hopping behind a small bush, the man slowly backed away and continued to snap pics of the gator using his phone’s camera.

Eventually the gator made its way back into the water, but lunged at the man once again when he attempted to go back and collect the bag that contained his camera.

Despite the second close encounter, the man continued to film the [More]

Woman Steals Money From City To Pay For Butt Lift

  • 1:29 pm Friday, June 16th, 2017 by Danny

A Florida woman stole $93,000 from the city of Gainesville so she could get herself a butt lift.

The procedure cost $8,500 but she also used the money to buy food, a TV, pay her cable bill, pay highway tolls and more.

The woman was arrested and fired from her job. She’s been charged with larceny and scheme to defraud.

Check out more on this story here.

Get Ready, Sarasota: An MTV Reality Show is Headed Your Way

  • 8:11 am Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 by Holly

MTV is bringing a new reality show to Siesta Key, Florida!

Where does Florida place on the list of most fun states?

  • 8:32 am Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 by Holly

A new study ranked all 50 states from the most fun to the least fun based on 22 factors, including the number of attractions, weather, parks, beaches, beer and wine prices, movie prices, concerts, theaters , and casinos.

And based on all of that, the most fun state is . . . Nevada.  Which I’ll give them, I mean Vegas is an absolute blast.

What I take issue with is where Florida is ranked on this list. We come in 13th place. THIRTEENTH?!?! Look who beat us out in terms of “fun”:

2. South Dakota
3. Colorado
4. North Dakota
5. New York
6. Wyoming
7. Oregon
8. Louisiana
9. [More]

Wanna catch a python? FWC says you can (and should)

  • 7:50 am Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 by Holly

Get out your python-hunting gloves…it’s on!

TRENDING VIDEO: Horse attacks gator in Florida park

  • 11:00 am Thursday, April 13th, 2017 by Phoebe

This is CRAZY. That horse was not playing. Scram, gator!

Where does Florida fall on the list of “Most Stressed States”?

  • 10:52 am Monday, April 10th, 2017 by Phoebe

Feeling stressed out? Got a case of the Mondays? You may not be alone.

Wallethub put together a list of the “most stressed states”. Here’s how they rank:

Alabama
Louisiana
Mississippi
West Virginia
Kentucky
New Mexico
Nevada
Georgia
Tennessee
Arkansas
South Carolina
Alaska
Florida
Arizona
Oklahoma

Here’s more info on how they compiled the list

Driving in St. Pete today? Read this first. Police officers are cracking down!

  • 11:06 am Monday, April 3rd, 2017 by Phoebe

After they “distributed thousands of warnings and educational pamphlets over the last four months” about it, St. Pete Police will be cracking down on motorists, cyclist, and pedestrians breaking laws today.

As a a St. Pete resident, I know firsthand that driving on 4th is like playing an endless game of frogger. People are ALWAYS running out in front of cars. Do it today and you’ll get a ticket.

Today until 2pm,  on 4th St N between 5th Ave and 22nd Ave officers will be keeping their eyes peeled for anyone breaking bike and pedestrian traffic laws. Behave yourselves!

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Man doing what in car hits and injures two people in Dunedin

  • 10:35 pm Monday, December 19th, 2016 by DJ Ekin

Pretty sure this ranks right up there with “don’t text and drive …” Playing a game on  your phone? Really dude? Thankfully the people hurt will be ok.  And as for the game …Pokemon Go! I thought that was over? More on this mess!