Man looking for frisbees killed in suspected alligator attack at Florida park, police say

Man looking for frisbees killed in suspected alligator attack at Florida park, police say

A man looking for Frisbees along a Florida lakeshore was found dead Tuesday in an incident police are investigating as a possible alligator attack, authorities said.The 47-year-old victim’s identity was not immediately released after the incident at Taylor Lake in John S. Taylor Park, Largo police and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said…

Axios midterms dashboard: What matters ’22

Axios midterms dashboard: What matters ’22

People from two congressional districts in Ohio are asking Google about gas prices with more urgency than Americans anywhere else. Abortion is a dominant search in deep-red swaths of Oklahoma, and swing districts in Florida and Nevada.Driving the news: Axios today launches a dashboard using Google Trends data. The interactive site lets you explore which…

Snipers Keep Rifles Trained on Alligators During Florida Water Rescue

Snipers Keep Rifles Trained on Alligators During Florida Water Rescue

Police in Florida used sniper rifles to provide cover for rescue divers searching for survivors of a van that crashed into a pond containing alligators.The tense scene unfolded Friday in West Miami-Dade as rescue efforts were made more dangerous by the presence of the carnivorous reptiles long associated with the state. Local media captured the…

Teenager and Child Accused in Unrelated School Shooting Threats –

Teenager and Child Accused in Unrelated School Shooting Threats –

Authorities in two Florida counties are looking into unrelated alleged school shooting threats involving a teen and a child as sheriffs issued warnings against such actions. “NBC affiliate WFLA-TV reports 18-year-old Corey Anderson was arrested after posting images on social media showing him with several weapons, including a rifle, and a caption that read ‘Hey…

Work English: Expressions for polite negotiations

Work English: Expressions for polite negotiations

Learn English for the workplace in this lesson. I will give you many expressions you can use to negotiate politely at work and in business. Whether you are negotiating a formal business deal or just having work-related conversations, this lesson will show you how to make your speech less confrontational and more professional…

FM Conway names new chair from within the family

FM Conway names new chair from within the family

FM Conway has named a new group chairperson. Joanne Conway has taken over the family firm, following the death of her father and former chairman, Michael Conway, who died from illness in March. Her appointment makes the Kent-based firm a third-generation business. It was founded… The post FM Conway names new chair from within the…

Mace to back supply-chain innovations through ‘ambition fund’

Mace to back supply-chain innovations through ‘ambition fund’

Mace has launched an annual “ambition fund”, set up to back innovations from within the business and from third-party suppliers. The fund will see Mace invest about £1m each year in innovations designed to make the construction industry greener and more productive. The first round… The post Mace to back supply-chain innovations through ‘ambition fund’…