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Caylee Anthony Murder

The disappearance and subsequent death of Caylee Anthony, Casey Anthony’s two-year-old daughter, in Orlando, Florida, in 2008, was at the heart of a highly publicized court saga. The trial of Casey Anthony, the mother of murdered Caylee, attracted widespread attention because of the allegations against her.

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Everglades National Park

In 1947, the United States government set aside 1.5 million acres of subtropical wilderness in southern Florida to create Everglades National Park. Its origins are entwined with campaigns for environmental protection and preservation. In the early 20th century, the area was subjected to extensive drainage and building plans, which threw its fragile ecosystem into disarray.

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Miami Cocaine Wars

Miami Cocaine War The cocaine wars in Miami were fought throughout the 1970s and 1980s, when large quantities of cocaine and other illegal substances entered the country through the port of Miami. As a port of entry for narcotics smuggled from South America, Miami became into a significant drug trafficking center. A surge of drug-related

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