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January 15, 2019 7:10 PM Motor racing: IndyCar signs title sponsorship deal with NTT

(Reuters) - IndyCar announced a multi-year agreement with NTT on Tuesday that will make the Japanese tech giant the title sponsor of North America’s premier open-wheel racing series. NTT replaces Verizon as title sponsor of the series. Its sponsorship of what will now be known as the NTT IndyCar Series launches with the March 10 season-opening race. The financial 1394

January 15, 2019 6:34 PM Jewish groups condemn Rashida Tlaib over ties to radical pro-Hezbollah, anti-Israel activist

Freshman Rep. Rashida Tlaib has been condemned after hosting a private celebratory dinner on Saturday featuring anti-Israel activists who praised terror group Hezbollah and Palestinian terrorists, said Israel has no right to exist and called for Israeli “Zionist terrorist” Jews to return to Europe. Over the weekend, Tlaib came under fire for her ties to radical 1476

January 15, 2019 10:40 AM Man arrested and released for alleged indecent act, does it again three days later, cops say

A Minnesota man who was arrested in Florida earlier this month for allegedly masturbating in public was bailed out of jail and arrested three days later for allegedly masturbating in another hotel in front of guests, reports said. Jason Tietz, 47, was arrested on Jan. 9 after he was seen touching himself at Hotel Zamora in St. Pete Beach, Fla., police 131

January 13, 2019 2:32 AM Sources: Steve Sarkisian turns down Cardinals to rejoin Alabama

The Arizona Cardinals offered Steve Sarkisian the offensive coordinator position, but he instead has agreed to return to Alabama to work on Nick Saban's staff, sources told ESPN's Dianna Russini on Saturday. Sarkisian is expected to become the Crimson Tide's offensive coordinator, sources told ESPN's Chris Low. Former co-offensive coordinator Josh Gattis 93

January 11, 2019 9:17 PM Florida posthumously pardons 4 black men accused of sensational 1949 rape

In this undated image released by the State Library and Archives of Florida, Lake County Sheriff Willis McCall, far left, and an unidentified man stand next to Walter Irvin, Samuel Shepherd and Charles Greenlee, from left, in Florida. The three men along with a fourth were charged with rape in 1949. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and a Cabinet granted posthumous 94

January 11, 2019 4:01 PM Surgeon fined $3G for removing kidney he thought was tumor

The Palm Beach Post reports Ramon Vazquez was responsible for cutting Maureen Pacheco open in 2016 so two other surgeons could perform a back operation. (iStock) The Florida Board of Medicine says a West Palm Beach surgeon has agreed to pay a $3,000 fine for removing a woman's healthy kidney that he thought was a tumor. The Palm Beach Post reports Ramon 99

January 11, 2019 2:37 AM Florida deputies save bedridden woman, 97, from house fire; see the dramatic video

A 97-year-old woman’s rescue from a house fire in Florida on Thursday was captured in a dramatic video clip. WFLA reported that the woman, Maria Logan, 97, was carried out of her Pasco County bedroom by Deputy Justin Ball. This, after deputies couldn’t put out the fire right away. “Watch out, watch out, watch out,” Ball is heard saying in the raw video 95

January 10, 2019 9:17 PM When lightning strikes: America’s most struck states revealed

New research reveals the U.S. states that experienced the most lightning strikes in 2018 – Florida and Texas are at the top of the list. The Sunshine State had the highest density of lightning strikes. Florida had the highest average of negative ground-to-cloud flasher per square mile, with 24, according to the study. Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi 100

January 9, 2019 11:33 PM Pizza Hut announces expansion to beer delivery program

Pizza Hut on Monday announced the latest expansion of its effort to deliver customers a classic combo – pizza and beer. (iStock) Pizza Hut on Monday announced the latest expansion of its effort to deliver customers a classic combo – pizza and beer. “The expansion continues – and isn’t expected to stop – with Pizza Hut adding more restaurants to its category-first 193

January 8, 2019 1:31 PM Florida man arrested for posting threats against Trent family

DELTONA, Fla. -- Authorities said a Florida man has been charged with making death threats against the mother of Tyler Trent, a Purdue University superfan and cancer activist who died Jan. 1. A Volusia County Sheriff's Office news release said John Matthew Pinkham, 39, was arrested Monday at a Deltona, Florida, home and charged with making written threats 89