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  • Florida freezes payments for some autism providers

    The state has frozen payments to some providers who treat children with autism while it tries to ferret out fraudulent activity, but a high-ranking Medicaid official said the freeze should be lifted within two weeks. Beth Kidder, a deputy secretary of the state Agency for Health Care Administration,

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  • Monterey delivery driver narrowly escapes falling tree

    Josh Vernon said he delivered a pizza on Franklin Street and, “after I closed my door I hear the tree came down."

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  • Falling tree kills man as storm lashes California

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) " A falling tree killed a man in Oakland on Wednesday as a powerful storm lashed Northern California with high winds and rain, authorities said.The man was struck on an embankment near Interstate 580 and died at the scene.The man, who was homeless, may have been "just trying to stay dry," California Highway Patrol Officer Herman Baza said. "Unfortunately, that protection was deadly."The latest storm in a series that has pounded California all week [

    The Palm Beach Post
  • Toddler Falls Into Rhino Enclosure at Florida's Brevard Zoo

    The snout of a rhinoceros made contact with the child after it fell through bars into the enclosure.

    Newsweek
  • Toddler hurt falling into rhino exhibit at Florida zoo

    MELBOURNE, Fla. — Officials say a 2-year-old girl has been injured after falling into the rhinoceros exhibit at a Florida zoo. Brevard County Fire Rescue officials said the girl was taken to an Orlando hospital for treatment Tuesday afternoon. Her mother was also taken to a hospital for treatment. The incident happened at the Brevard Zoo in Melbourne. The zoo’s executive director Keith Winsten tells Florida Today they don’t believe the rhino’s horn touched the child. The extent of her [

    fox8.com
  • Child hurt falling into rhino exhibit at Florida zoo

    Brevard County Fire Rescue officials said on Twitter that the boy was taken to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children in nearby Orlando on Tuesday afternoon.

    Mail Online
  • Child hurt falling into rhino exhibit at Florida zoo

    Officials say a child has been injured after falling into the rhinoceros exhibit at a Florida zoo.

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