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Category Archives: College Sports

Auburn Defeats UCF 3-2 To Win The Battle for Bowl Week Title

ATLANTA, Ga. (FNN SPORTS) – Auburn defeated UCF 3-2 to clinch this year’s Battle for Bowl Week competition, along with the coveted Battle for Bowl Week Championship Belt. The Tigers were named Battle For Bowl Week Champions with a down to the wire victory in the Faceoff tiebreaker event after the teams were tied 2-2…

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2017 Florida Citrus Parade to be Held Saturday Dec. 30 with former Notre Dame head coach Lou Holtz as Grand Marshal

ORLANDO, Fla. – Florida Citrus Sports, host of the Camping World Bowl and Citrus Bowl presented by Overton’s, will host the 37th annual Florida Citrus Parade this Saturday, December 30, with former Notre Dame head football coach Lou Holtz serving as the grand marshal for the event. Known for its unique floats, constructed using more than…

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UCF wins First Battle for Bowl Week Competition

ATLANTA, Ga. (FNN SPORTS) – UCF took home the first Batte for Bowl Week competition defeating Auburn in the Andreti Indoor Karting race with a faster time of 22.69 seconds to 22.91 seconds for Auburn. Players from both teams were given the opportunity to test their driving skills, with the winner being determined by the…

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2017 Camping World Bowl Press Conference With Oklahoma State and Virginia Tech Head Coaches

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) – No. 22 Virginia Tech Hokies (9-3) and No. 19 Oklahoma State Cowboys (9-3) are in Orlando to play for Camping World Bowl trophy at  5:15 p.m. ET, Thursday, Dec. 28 at Camping World Stadium, Orlando, Florida. Virginia Teach head coach Justin Fuente and  Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy held a press conference…

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Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Announces Honorary 50th Anniversary Team

ATLANTA (FNN SPORTS)  – In celebration of its Golden Season, the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl released its honorary 50th Anniversary Team, comprised of past players and coaches who have played in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl since its inception in 1968. The 50th Anniversary team honors 11 offensive players, 11 defensive players, three special teams players and a…

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Georgia State Wins AutoNation Cure Bowl over Western Kentucky 27-17

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) – The Georgia State Panthers won the 2017 AutoNation Cure Bowl benefitting the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF), their first bowl victory in school history, by defeating the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers, 27-17, on Dec. 16 at Camping World Stadium. GSU senior quarterback Conner Manning was named the Most Valuable Player following the…

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POLITICS & POWER NEWS

National Politics

Trade War Escalates as China Announces Tariffs on US Imports

BEIJING (AP) — The U.S.-China trade war escalated further Tuesday, with China announcing retaliatory tax…

Korean Leaders Meet in Pyongyang for Potentially Tough Talks

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in began his third summit with…

Trump Campaign Statement on Hispanic Heritage Month

New York, NY – In observance of Hispanic Heritage Month, Steve Cortes, a member of…

Trump Campaign Statement on Hurricane Florence Recovery

New York, NY – As the recovery from Hurricane Florence gets underway this weekend, Lara…

STATE & LOCAL POLITICS

Orange County Nursing Home Faces Legal Action, State Investigations After Elected Official's 911 Call

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – Nursing home negligence of residents has become a top priority…

Day 3: DeSantis Still Ducking Gillum’s Debate Challenge

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - In a major break with tradition, Ron DeSantis is refusing to debate…

Andrew Gillum Releases Statement On Accepting CNN Town Hall Debate In Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. — The Andrew Gillum for Governor Campaign released the following statement today from…

Gillum Pushes for Health Care as a Right

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Andrew Gillum for Governor Campaign released the following statement today from Mayor…

SPORTS NEWS

  • Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Dede Westbrook (12) runs for a touchdown past New England Patriots linebacker Kyle Van Noy, left, on a 61-yard pass play against the New England Patriots during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
    JACKSONVILLE (FNN SPORTS) - Jacksonville Jaguars Maul New England Patriots in AFC Championship Rematch (Photo: AP)

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Jacksonville Jaguars Maul New England Patriots in AFC Championship Rematch

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) - Despite being recorded as one of the hottest games played in…

Buccaneers Rout NFL Champs Eagles in Season Home Opener 27-21

TAMPA, Fla (FNN SPORTS) - Raymond James Stadium was abuzz Sunday to watch the Tampa…

AFC Championship Rematch: Can the Jaguars Defeat the Patriots?

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) - The Jacksonville home opener is nothing short of highly anticipated.…

Orlando Pride and Head Coach Tom Sermanni Mutually Part Ways

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) - Source: Orlando City SC // Orlando Pride and Head Coach…

UCF Defense Shuts Out South Carolina State 38-0 in Home Opener

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) - After scoring 56 points on the road last week against…

ESSENCE Debuts Lebron James’ Captivating Social Media Campaign “The Strongest” Celebrating 16 Strong Black Women

NEW YORK, NY (FNN NEWS) — Source: ESSENCE // ESSENCE, the leading media, technology and…

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Trade War Escalates as China Announces Tariffs on US Imports

BEIJING (AP) — The U.S.-China trade war escalated further Tuesday, with China announcing retaliatory tax…

Orange County Property Appraiser Rick Singh Appeals Decision On Disney Property Valuation

Orlando, FL – Orange County Property Appraiser (OCPA), Rick Singh, today announced that an appeal…

Governor Scott Orders Flags at Half-Staff in Remembrance of 9/11

TALLAHASSEE - In honor and remembrance of those who tragically lost their lives in the…

ESSENCE Debuts Lebron James’ Captivating Social Media Campaign “The Strongest” Celebrating 16 Strong Black Women

NEW YORK, NY (FNN NEWS) — Source: ESSENCE // ESSENCE, the leading media, technology and…

Amway Founder and Orlando Magic Owner Richard DeVos Dies at 92

DETROIT (AP) — Billionaire Richard DeVos, co-founder of direct-selling giant Amway, owner of the Orlando…

Nike Unveils Kaepernick Ad to Air During NFL Season Opener

Nike has unveiled its first “Just Do It” ad narrated by Colin Kaepernick, a spot…

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

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Minaj calls dustup with Cardi B mortifying, humiliating

NEW YORK (AP) — Nicki Minaj said being involved in an altercation with Cardi B…

Miss New York Nia Imani Franklin Crowned Miss America 2019

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (FNN NEWS) – Miss New York Nia Imani Franklin was crowned Miss…

The Miss America Organization & The Miss America Foundation Announce 2019 Competition Scholarship Awards

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - The Miss America Organization, a 501c4 and the Miss America Foundation…

Miss America 2019: Louisiana and Virginia Win Preliminary Awards Night 2

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – The second of three preliminary nights for the 2019 Miss America Competition, took place…

Miss America 2019: Florida and Wisconsin Win Preliminary Awards Night 1

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – The first of three preliminary nights for the 2019 Miss America Competition, took place…

VIDEO: Orlando to Host Monster Jam's World Finals in 2019 and 2020

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) - Feld Entertainment's Monster Jam, which has rocked Orlando since 2002,…

LIFESTYLE NEWS

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Orange County Nursing Home Faces Legal Action, State Investigations After Elected Official's 911 Call

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – Nursing home negligence of residents has become a top priority…

Miss New York Nia Imani Franklin Crowned Miss America 2019

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (FNN NEWS) – Miss New York Nia Imani Franklin was crowned Miss…

Walt Disney World Resort to Host Kickoff of ABC’s ‘American Idol’ Nationwide Bus Tour Auditions

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Walt Disney World Resort in Florida is set to host…

Applications Now Open for Disney Dreamers Academy at Walt Disney World Resort

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Applications are being accepted now through Oct. 31, 2018, for…

Christopher Comins Donates Trauma Kits to Belle Isle Police, Launching School Safety Initiative

BELLE ISLE, Fla. (FNN NEWS) - Philanthropist Christopher Comins has been spotlighted in Florida National…