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Fatal bulldozer accident at St. Pete construction siteFatal bulldozer accident at St. Pete construction site St. Pete Police are investigating a construction accident on Oak Street Northeast
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Some cops say they lack authority to seize guns from at-riskSome cops say they lack authority to seize guns from at-riskOf those officials who believed they had such authority, more than half said they rarely or never used it in the past year.
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West Nile confirmed in 5 Pinellas sentinel chickensWest Nile confirmed in 5 Pinellas sentinel chickensPinellas County Mosquito Control confirmed positive tests for West Nile virus in five sentinel chickens on Wednesday, Oct. 7.
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Are Tampa Bay's roads, bridges prepared for major flooding?Are Tampa Bay's roads, bridges prepared for major flooding?As bridges buckle after record rainfall in South Carolina, the question remains, how well is Tampa Bay's infrastructure prepared to handle major storms?
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Obama apologizes to Doctors Without BordersObama apologizes to Doctors Without BordersPresident Obama called Doctors Without Borders to apologize for the U.S. bombing of its hospital in Afghanistan and promised changes to procedures if necessary, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Wednesday.
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Religious group says world ends WednesdayReligious group says world ends WednesdayThe eBible Fellowship website, based in Sharon Hill, Penn., is predicting the world will be annihilated on Wednesday.
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10 bold predictions for 2015-16 NHL season10 bold predictions for 2015-16 NHL seasonThe NHL staff at USA TODAY Sports goes out on a limb with some of their picks for the 2015-16 season.
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Catholic priest sacked for remarks on pedophiliaCatholic priest sacked for remarks on pedophiliaThe Catholic Church in northern Italy's Trento region has sanctioned a priest who said pedophilia in the church was caused by children seeking the affection of priests.
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New Animal Services leader in Manatee faces criticismNew Animal Services leader in Manatee faces criticismJoel Richmond has been at the center of some controversial cases including the Napier Sanctuary Animal Abuse case and the attempt to euthanize Padi the dog.
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Nuke smugglers tried selling materials to ISILNuke smugglers tried selling materials to ISILIn the backwaters ofEastern Europe, authorities working with the FBI have interrupted four attempts in the past five years by gangs with suspected Russian connections that sought to sell radioactive material to Middle Eastern extremists
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Driver charged in fatal accident on Orient RoadDriver charged in fatal accident on Orient RoadGregory Allen Moore was arrested Wednesday and charged with leaving the scene of a crash involving death. He has admitted to being the driver.
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Airline says $69 flights to Europe are coming soonAirline says $69 flights to Europe are coming soonBoeing recently predicted that low cost carriers are the future of aviation, and that has never appeared to be more true
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Russia fires missiles from warships into SyriaRussia fires missiles from warships into SyriaThe missiles mark a major escalation of Russian involvement in the region and a growing crisis for U.S. policy in Syria.
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On-campus Publix could be coming to USFOn-campus Publix could be coming to USFUSF Tampa students may soon be able to get all their grocery needs without having to leave campus.
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South Carolina pastor bravely pulls casket from floodwatersSouth Carolina pastor bravely pulls casket from floodwatersA pastor waded through murky floodwaters in Ridgeville, S.C., to pull an unearthed casket to dry land on Monday.
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3,500-foot tall glass walkway in China cracks3,500-foot tall glass walkway in China cracksA newly opened glass walkway, suspended 3,500 feet above a canyon in central China, cracked on Monday to the terror of thrill-seeking tourists.
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AB InBev makes bid for SABMiller for $104 billionAB InBev makes bid for SABMiller for $104 billionBelgian-headquartered beer giant Anheuser-Busch InBev made a third offer valued at around $104 billion to buy its British-South African rival SABMiller on Wednesday.
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Firefighters fire up grill for communityFirefighters fire up grill for communitySt. Petersburg Fire & Rescue holds its 26th annual Fire Prevention Block Party on Saturday, Oct. 10.
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Meet this cheetah and dog pair; they're best buddiesMeet this cheetah and dog pair; they're best buddiesAlthough an odd pair, this cheetah and dog have become inseparable.
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Child hit while biking near Northeast HSChild hit while biking near Northeast HSA child was hit while biking near Northeast HS in St. Pete on Wednesday morning.
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Student arrested after rant over mac and cheeseStudent arrested after rant over mac and cheeseBeer goes down best when accompanied by macaroni and cheese with bacon and jalapeno peppers.
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Man dies from flesh-killing infection in FloridaMan dies from flesh-killing infection in FloridaA 56-year-old Polk County man is dead after contracting a rare type of flesh-destroying bacterial infection during a recent fishing trip to Estero Bay
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Toyota aiding Treasury Dept. probe into Mideast terror group vehiclesToyota aiding Treasury Dept. probe into Mideast terror group vehiclesOver the years, Toyota trucks have appeared in ISIS propaganda videos, but it's not clear how terror group acquired the trucks
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Breastfeeding support at hospitals growing for new momsBreastfeeding support at hospitals growing for new momsMore hospitals are supporting new moms who want to breastfeed, but officials said today more progress is needed.
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Calif. woman punched in video arrested againCalif. woman punched in video arrested againMarlene Pinnock was arrested and taken to the Los Angeles County Medical Center for psychiatric evaluation.
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Mom told to pump breast milk in airport's "pet relief area"Mom told to pump breast milk in airport's "pet relief area"United Airlines is apologizing and changing their policy after a Newton, Massachusetts, mom was forced to pump her breast milk in a public terminal, reports CBS Boston.
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12-year-old Texas girl can't stop sneezing12-year-old Texas girl can't stop sneezingDoctors in Angleton, Texas are left with more questions than answers as a 12-year-old girl, desperate for help, continues to sneeze nonstop.
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