- Associated Press - Thursday, October 8, 2015

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FORMER BANKER PLEADS GUILTY TO CONSPIRACY CHARGE IN $1.2 BILLION ROTHSTEIN PONZI SCHEME

Frank Spinosa will plead guilty Thursday to wire fraud conspiracy in a plea deal with prosecutors. The charge carries a maximum five-year prison sentence and $250,000 fine.

MISSING KING COBRA SNAKE FOUND IN ORLANDO

Elvis the king cobra snake is back in the building after going missing for almost six weeks. An Orlando woman found him under her clothes dryer Wednesday night.



FLORIDA SENATE LIKELY TO REMOVE BATTLE FLAG FROM SEAL

The Senate Rules Committee on Thursday voted unanimously to revise the Senate seal that now contains the Confederate battle flag from its seal.

BABY MISSING IN FLORIDA, PARENTS JAILED IN SOUTH CAROLINA

Detectives say they are trying to find the whereabouts of a 9-week-old baby whose parents are now awaiting extradition to Florida from South Carolina where they’re being held on child neglect charges.

PANTHER KILLED ON SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ROAD; 22ND ROAD KILL OF YEAR

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reports that the 3-year-old female was found Thursday after being hit by a vehicle on a stretch of the Tamiami Trail that runs through Collier-Seminole State Park.

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