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On the cold trail of a killer

Straits Times 24 Feb 2021
From the 1980s to the late 1990s, a series of murders and sexual assaults took place in the south-west of Wales, an idyllic area known for its walking trails and scenic coastline ... Actor Luke Evans, speaking to The Straits Times on a Zoom call from Miami, Florida, talked about what it took to play Wilkins, a low-key, almost drably normal person ... ....
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Luke Evans takes on true crime in The Pembrokeshire Murders

Straits Times 24 Feb 2021
From the 1980s to the late 1990s, a series of murders and sexual assaults took place in the southwest of Wales, an idyllic area known for its walking trails and scenic coastline ... Actor Luke Evans, speaking to The Straits Times on a Zoom call from Miami, Florida, talked about what it took to play Wilkins, a low-key, almost drably normal person ... � ....
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5 Cuban men rescued near Florida coast after 16 days at sea

Tampa Bay Times 22 Feb 2021
The two interdictions follow a rescue earlier this month of three Cubans who capsized and survived 33 days on coconut water, shellfish and rats on a deserted island south of Florida. “The Coast Guard and our partner agencies are aggressively maintaining a presence in the Florida Straits and discourage these dangerous and deadly voyages,” said Lt.
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U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Crew Repatriates 7 Cuban Migrants Off Florida’s East Coast

Space Coast Daily 21 Feb 2021
The Coast Guard and our partner agencies are aggressively maintaining a presence in the Florida Straits and discourage these dangerous and deadly voyages,” said Lt Cmdr Mario Gil, Coast Guard liaison officer, U.S ... through the Florida straits.
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How Cuba's artists took to the kitchen to earn their crust in lockdown

The Observer 21 Feb 2021
Cuba’s borders closed as the virus overwhelmed Florida 90 miles to the north, just as the Trump ... “We created a space where vegetarian food is made,” says Violena, while outside the window waves off the Straits of Florida explode against the sea wall, Havana’s famed Malecon.
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Overnight Health Care: Biden visits Pfizer vaccine manufacturing plant in Michigan | Snow delays 6 ...

The Hill 19 Feb 2021
Welcome to Friday’s Overnight Health Care. At the end of a long week, it was nice to have an (at least somewhat) hopeful take on what this summer might look like from The Atlantic. Follow us on Twitter ... AP On The Money ... ADVERTISEMENT ... Women in Florida dressed as elderly to try to get coronavirus vaccinations (Associated Press). ‘Such Dire Straits’ ... ....
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Coast Guard searching for 16 people missing off Florida coast in 2 separate boating incidents

Sandhills Express 14 Feb 2021
... the Florida Keys ... 1, the Coast Guard said it has intercepted or rescued 58 Cuban migrants attempting illegal voyages to the United States across the Florida Straits ... The Florida Straits waters are unpredictable and the risk for loss of life is great on vessels such as this.”.
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Despite Trump's acquittal, outcomes favour Democrats

Straits Times 14 Feb 2021
"Impeachment is a political process very much about getting a message out to the American public," Dr Charles Zelden, a political scientist from Nova Southeastern University in Florida, told The Straits Times ... "And Donald Trump faces some very significant challenges, if he wishes to remain politically relevant," Dr Altschuler told The Straits Times.
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More Cubans are floating their way to South Florida’s shores

Marietta Daily Journal 13 Feb 2021
In a busy start to 2021, the Coast Guard has seen many more Cubans venturing across the Florida Straits on their way toward South Florida. The latest instances of Cubans saved at sea came this week, when the Coast Guard ... .
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Coast Guard Interdicts Cuban Migrants in Overloaded ‘Rustic’ Vessel Off Florida Coast

Space Coast Daily 12 Feb 2021
The Florida Straits waters are unpredictable and the risk for loss of life is great on vessels such as this.” The Coast Guard interdicted approximately 58 Cuban migrants who have attempted to illegally enter the U.S via the maritime environment in the fiscal year 2021, which began Oct.
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A trio of Cubans fleeing to the U.S. got stuck on a deserted island. They ...

The Washington Post 11 Feb 2021
After three Cubans got stranded on Anguilla Cay, a deserted island in the Florida Straits, the U.S. Coast Guard undertook a dramatic, two-day mission this week to rescue them ... .
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New mosquito species found in South Florida. It's an aggressive biter, of course.

Finger Lakes Times 10 Feb 2021
"The Florida Strait was likely a geographic barrier for the species, and now that it has crossed that barrier, Aedes scapularis could potentially spread further northward and westward to fill any contiguous areas that are environmentally suitable," Reeves told Entomology Today.
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New mosquito species found in South Florida. It’s an aggressive biter, of course.

Tampa Bay Times 10 Feb 2021
“The Florida Strait was likely a geographic barrier for the species, and now that it has crossed that barrier, Aedes scapularis could potentially spread further northward and westward to fill any contiguous areas that are environmentally suitable,” Reeves told Entomology Today.
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