Posts Tagged Florida

Jaguars hire Kelly Skipper as running backs coach

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have hired former Oakland Raiders running backs coach Kelly Skipper to the same position and parted ways with Terry Richardson.

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Michelle Wie set for LPGA Tour opener in Florida

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Well-rested and healthy, Michelle Wie is ready to get back to work.

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Maryland-Eastern Shore keeps Florida A&M winless, 72-65

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Michael Myers scored 18 points, 10 from the foul line, and Maryland-Eastern Shore beat winless Florida A&M 72-65 on Monday night.

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State won’t say which sports team should get taxpayer money

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida appears ready to approve multi-million dollar deals to help several of the state’s high profile professional sports teams, but state officials now say they will not decide which team deserves the money.

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Contestants vie for Miss Universe crown in Miami on Sunday

Miss Colombia Paulina Vega smiles as the the crown is placed on her head as she becomes Miss Universe during the Miss Universe pageant in Miami, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

MIAMI (AP) — Miss Colombia Paulina Vega has been crowned Miss Universe, beating out first runner-up Miss USA Nia Sanchez and contestants from more than 80 other countries at Sunday’s pageant in Miami.

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