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Florida: U.S. state
Florida is a state in the Southeastern region of the United States. It borders the Gulf of Mexico to the west, Alabama to the northwest, Georgia to the north, the Bahamas and Atlantic Ocean to the east; and the Straits of Florida and Cuba to the south. It is the only state that borders both the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean. With a population of over 21 million, it is the third-most populous state in the United States, the most populous among the easterly states, and ranks eighth in population density as of 2020. It spans 65,758 square miles (170,310 km2), ranking 22nd in area among the 50 states. The Miami metropolitan area, anchored by the cities of Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach, is the state's largest metropolitan area with a population of 6.138 million, and the state's most-populous city is Jacksonville with a population of 949,611. Florida's other major population centers include Tampa Bay, Orlando, Cape Coral, and the state capital of Tallahassee.

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WATCH: Crane accident kills one in Florida [Video]

WATCH: Crane accident kills one in Florida

One person was killed and two others hospitalised on Thursday afternoon when a section of crane fell from a building in downtown Fort Lauderdale, according to officials.

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A Costco Membership Card Is Now Needed to Eat in Its Food Court [Video]

A Costco Membership Card Is Now Needed to Eat in Its Food Court

A Costco Membership Card , Is Now Needed to Eat in Its Food Court. Even though Costco limited food court access to members only in 2020, enforcement of that policy has been lax until now, CBS News..

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Ron DeSantis Legalizes Social Media Ban for Children [Video]

Ron DeSantis Legalizes Social Media Ban for Children

Ron DeSantis Legalizes , Social Media Ban for Children. The Florida governor signed the bill into law on March 25, 'The Guardian' reports. It takes effect on January 1, 2025. At that time, children..

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These US Cities Have the Highest Populations of Millionaires [Video]

These US Cities Have the Highest Populations of Millionaires

These US Cities, Have the Highest Populations of, Millionaires. According to a report by Henley & Partners, the United States remains the top country in the world for private wealth creation and..

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Haiti Unrest: Biden Administration Anticipates Migrant Influx, Florida on High Alert| Oneindia News [Video]

Haiti Unrest: Biden Administration Anticipates Migrant Influx, Florida on High Alert| Oneindia News

As Haiti's crisis worsens with PM Ariel Henry's resignation amid gang violence, the Biden administration weighs using Guantanamo Bay to process Haitian migrants in case of a mass exodus. Florida's Gov...

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Crisis in Haiti Could Drive Another Wave of Illegal Immigration in the US [Video]

Crisis in Haiti Could Drive Another Wave of Illegal Immigration in the US

Crisis in Haiti , Could Drive Another Wave of , Illegal Immigration in the US. 'Newsweek' reports that the United States could be facing another wave of illegal immigration driven by refugees..

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Another Mid-Flight Boeing Incident Occurs Amid Increased Scrutiny [Video]

Another Mid-Flight Boeing Incident Occurs Amid Increased Scrutiny

Another Mid-Flight , Boeing Incident Occurs, Amid Increased Scrutiny. On March 4, a United Airlines Boeing 737 flight was forced to make an emergency landing after bursting into flames mid-air...

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Florida: Can Democrats make a comeback in swing state turned red? [Video]

Florida: Can Democrats make a comeback in swing state turned red?

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Israeli Diplomat’s Son, Accused of Hitting Cop, assaulted in Florida Jail over Sausage Spat [Video]

Israeli Diplomat’s Son, Accused of Hitting Cop, assaulted in Florida Jail over Sausage Spat

In a shocking turn of events, Avraham Gil, the son of an Israeli diplomat, faces turmoil after being attacked in a Florida jail. Accused of hitting a police officer with his motorcycle, Gil found..

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Orlando Shooting: 1 dead, several injured in shooting in Orlando, Florida | Know more | Oneindia [Video]

Orlando Shooting: 1 dead, several injured in shooting in Orlando, Florida | Know more | Oneindia

At least one person was found dead and several others were injured Wednesday night following a shooting in Orlando, Florida, police said. At approximately 11:00 p.m. Orlando Police officers responded..

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US Supreme Court Faces Rift Over Florida & Texas Social Media Regulations| Oneindia News [Video]

US Supreme Court Faces Rift Over Florida & Texas Social Media Regulations| Oneindia News

U.S. Supreme Court justices debated Republican-backed laws from Florida and Texas, aiming to regulate social media platforms' content moderation. The laws face scrutiny over potential violations of..

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This Day in History: Trayvon Martin Is Shot and Killed [Video]

This Day in History: Trayvon Martin Is Shot and Killed

This Day in History: , Trayvon Martin Is Shot and Killed. February 26, 2012. 17-year-old Martin was shot and killed by 28-year-old George Zimmerman as he was walking home from a Sanford, FL,..

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Political Differences Driving US Migration Habits [Video]

Political Differences Driving US Migration Habits

Political Differences Driving, US Migration Habits. 'Newsweek' reports that widespread political tension has driven some Americans to relocate to places with more compatible points of view. The..

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Former Foreign Sec 'not concerned' over Trident misfire [Video]

Former Foreign Sec 'not concerned' over Trident misfire

Lord Owen, who served as foreign secretary under James Callaghan from 1977 to 1979, said that he is not concerned after The Ministry of Defence earlier confirmed that a missile misfired from HMS..

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