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Ex-Construction Firm Worker Admits Role in Fraud

A Florida man who worked for a now-defunct southern New Jersey construction company has admitted his role in a scheme in which he purposely damaged homes he claimed had been hit by hail. New Jersey authorities announced Monday that 34-year-old …

Falling Tree Impales Florida Man Doing Yard Work

A Florida man is dead after the branch from a falling tree impaled him while he was doing yard work. Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies say 63-year-old Dan Paul Butts and his girlfriend Beverly Drew were clearing trees in their back …

Florida Man Sentenced for Making Harassing Phone Calls to Travelers

Authorities announced last week that a Florida man has been sentenced to three years of probation for making numerous harassing phone calls to employees at the Travelers Insurance Co. He was sentenced by United States District Judge Janet Hall in …

Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Phone Threats to Insurer

A 49-year-old Florida man pleaded guilty Friday to making hundreds of threatening calls to employees at the Travelers Insurance Company. Brent Hansen of Seminole, Fla., entered guilty pleas in U.S. District Court in Bridgeport to four federal harassment counts, the …