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A massive swarm of locust has descended onto Egypt, hitting much of the Giza area and the fertile Nile farming areas. Is this how it happened When Moses warned the pharaoh? According to Egyptian government figured, an estimated 30-50 million locust have invaded from the west and landed along the...
The Customs and Border Patrol briefly detained two Seattle men after discovering illegal candy in their possession while crossing into the United States. Brandon Loo and Christopher Sweeney were detained for about two hours by CBP at the U.S./Canadian border as they were re-entering the United States for illegally transporting...
Washington, D.C. - In the rush of the news business to be the first to report news, both FOX and CNN announced that the Supreme Court ruled against the Obama administration in the Healthcare law challenge. Both networks announced their own version of the news on air and with a ticker...
The following is from an email we received here at The Florida News Journal concerning a reader's concerns about the government's encroachment into her personal life and rights to privacy and civil liberties. We found it interesting, to say the least, and felt it should be published, regardless of...
Workers at Russia's Baikonur Space Center in Kazakhstan recently discovered a gopher living under one of its launch pads while preparing for an upcoming launch. Workers placed a camera at the hole trying to see what was under there and caught the sub-terrain resident coming out for a stroll. The Russian...
Jay Matthew Riley has turned himself in on child pornography charges after seeing a pop-up on his computer screen telling him the FBI knows. The 21-year-old Virginia man had been online when a pop-up message, caused by a virus on his computer, told him that the FBI has identified images...
Researchers questing to find out when humans and cats began cohabitating have been doing DNA sampling of thousands of cats around the world and believe they have stumped upon the oldest bloodline of feline known to exist. This cat was found in the country of Jordan and is already 16...
A man, Jose Ivan, who washed up on a reef in the Marshall Islands in a 24-foot fiberglass boat extraordinarily emaciated and wearing only ragged underwear claims he survived by eating fish and drinking turtle blood.  Ivan reports that he and a friend left Mexico for El Salvador before...
We've all seen horror stories of having to be on hold for long periods of time after being told someone will be right with you or being annoyed by having to call some central call center that barely speaks your language. Maybe you have had a bad experience yourself? Well,...
Prince Charles gave viewers a surprise by delivering the weather forecast for Scotland today, and after a bit of a humorous bumbling asked who the hell wrote the script while still live on camera. View the video on BBC's website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-18018232#TWEET141408 Read Florida local news here.