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YouTube download / AP video / Iran state TV says Tehran has launched "tens" of surface-to-surface missiles at Iraq's Ain Assad air base housing US troops, over America's killing of a top Iranian general. (Jan. 8)

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla -- With 12 cautions for 47 laps, the Daytona 500 dragged on for 3 and 3/4 hours before Denny Hamlin took the checkered flag to win his second Daytona 500 in a crash-marred race, that took two overtimes and 207 total laps to complete.

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- During the 2011 running of the 24 hours of Le Mans, driver Allan McNish destroyed the No. 3 Audi in a spectacular crash early on, careening into a retaining wall, and though some debris from the shattered car went over, it didn't cause any injuries to nearby spectators.

THE BEACHES

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Picturesque: Rolling wave at the Sunglow Fishing Pier in Daytona Beach Shores

Photo by Stevo Biebs for Headline Surfer / This picturesque scene-setter captures a rolling wave just south of the Sunglow Fishing Pier in Daytona Beach Shores on Saturday.

 

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East Central Florida Weather: Sunny skies galore in Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando with rain likely by mid-week

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- What a beautiful sunny afternoon at the World's Most Famous Beach in Daytona and along the other beaches of Volusia County: Skies are mostly clear with temperatures at 75 degrees and a slight breeze with east northeast winds around 5 mph.

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New Year's Feature: Top 10 entrants for inaugural Headline Surfer Wall of Shame

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Is it possible for any elected politician or wannabe politician in East Central Florida who has outdone Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood with his incessant personal attacks on those he sees as his mortal enemy and labeling them "Scumbags?" 

Education

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Daytona State College No. 1 in the nation for most affordable online engineering degrees

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Daytona State College has been on a roll in terms of topping national rankings where it most matters -- affordability of degree programs.

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YouTube download / AP video / (31 Dec 2018) A lion killed a young worker at a wildlife conservatory in North Carolina Sunday after it got loose from a locked space, the center said. The lion was shot and killed after it attacked 22-year-old Alexandra Black.

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YouTube download / AP video / (31 Dec 2018) Highlights of this day in history: Thomas Edison demonstrates light bulb; The United States winds down the Marshall Plan; Actor Anthony Hopkins, composer Jule Styne and musician Donna Summer are born.

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(24 Dec 2018) Meghan Trainor marries Daryl Sabara; Debby Ryan and Josh Dun get engaged; 'Aquaman' swims to the top of the US box office. (Dec. 24)

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YouTube download / AP video / A single-engine airplane crashed into a Sioux Falls, South Dakota, neighborhood on Tuesday. At least one person is dead. Four homes were evacuated. The Argus Leader reports officials believe the person who died was an occupant of the aircraft. (Dec. 26)

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YouTube download / AP video / (25 Dec 2018) Deputies are investigating an officer-involved shooting near a South Florida shopping mall that also left a K9 officer wounded. A Sheriff's Department dog was killed. At least two suspects were taken into custody.

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YouTube download / AP video / "Great Britain and Germany went to war tonight," wrote the AP's Robert Collins on August 1, 1914 from London, noting that "all Europe is now in arms." The Associated Press had covered war before, but not since the Napoleonic wars a century earlier had so many armies battled over so great an extent. This was the Great War, called "the European War" or "the World War" by contemporaries. Ten million combatants would die before it ended with Germany's defeat on Nov. 11, 1918.

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