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Did Police Officers Go Too Far With DUI Suspect? [VIDEO]

Police officers in Florida face investigation over injuries to DUI suspect in August arrest

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George Zimmerman stopped for speeding in Texas July 2013
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Watch Dashcam Video of George Zimmerman Getting Pulled Over for Speeding in Texas

George Zimmerman -- yes the same Florida neighborhood watchman acquitted in the Trayvon Martin murder trial -- was pulled over for speeding on a highway near Dallas, Texas.

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Millionaire Kills Pedestrians
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Millionaire Kills Two Pedestrians, Skirts Jail With Restitution Fees

A recent story about millionaire Ryan LeVin bypassing jail time with the help of money has infuriated people in his home state of Florida and across the U.S., as well.

In February 2010, while racing his Porsche against a friend's BMW in Fort Lauderdale, he ran into and killed two British tourists and then fled the scene.

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Gator doesn't like cops
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Alligator Vandalizes Florida Cop Car

Law enforcement officials are trained to deal with most scenarios. But an alligator attacking a police car? That's a different story.

According to reports, a rascally 10-foot alligator took a bite out of an Alachua County sheriff deputy's vehicle in Florida. The creature was reportedly spotted attacking the patrol car near a country club in Gainesville. The deputy watched the carnage as he waited for an alligator trapper to show up. Naturally, the car's front bumper was heavily damaged.

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Chatty Student
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Teacher Tapes Chatty Student’s Mouth Shut [VIDEO]

A local Florida teacher took discipline to a whole new (read: bizarre) level last week when she reportedly taped her chatty student's mouth shut with packing tape.

13-year-old seventh grader Jazlyn Freel claims the incident took place during a routine science class.

"She asked me to stop talking, and then a couple minutes went by, and I started to talk again, and she came to me and put it on my mouth," she said. "I had to cough, so I took the first piece off, so she went into her desk, and she took another piece out, and she put it on my mouth again."

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Police Officer Escorts Ten Lost Ducklings Across Busy Road
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Police Officer Escorts Ten Lost Ducklings Across Busy Road [VIDEO]

Ten confused ducklings in Fort Myers, Florida found themselves caught in the middle of a busy intersection.  Luckily, police officer Glenn Eppler spotted the tiny tykes.

With the help of an animal-loving passerby, Eppler was able to round the ducklings up and escort them to their mother, who was in a grassy area close to the road.

The rescue was captured on Eppler's dashboard camera.  Read on to check it out.

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