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Politics

Gender bathroom bill sparks social media discussion

Gender bathroom bill sparks social media discussionA proposed Florida law that would make it illegal for a transgender person to use a public bathroom has people fired up on social media.
  • Politics
  • 4 hours, 34 minutes ago
Local

Tampa Police to begin wearing body cams Friday

Tampa Police to begin wearing body cams FridayBeginning Friday, March 6, all assigned Tampa Police officers will be required to wear their issued body worn cameras.
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 43 minutes ago
Politics

PunditFact checks O'Reilly accuser's claims

PunditFact checks O'Reilly accuser's claimsPunditFact checks claims that Bill O'Reilly was not in the "war zone" when he covered then Falklands War.
  • Politics
  • 5 hours, 25 minutes ago
Local

Graffiti artist arrested for 'tagging' mural

Graffiti artist arrested for 'tagging' muralSt. Pete Police say they have arrested the man who tagged a professionally-painted wall mural in the city.
  • Local
  • 8 hours, 20 minutes ago
Traffic

Riverview drivers want light on U.S. 301

Riverview drivers want light on U.S. 301Hacienda Heights, a 55 and up mobile home community, is on El Paso Drive and residents are pleading for a help when they try to pull onto U.S. 301.
  • Traffic
  • 5 hours, 55 minutes ago
Money

Scam hitting local Citibank customers

Scam hitting local Citibank customersThe Hernando County Sheriff's Office is warning Citibank customers of a scam occurring both over the phone and via the mail telling them their account is past due.
  • Money
  • 4 hours, 2 minutes ago
Rays

Orioles beat Rays, 3-2, in Port Charlotte

Orioles beat Rays, 3-2, in Port CharlotteWei-Yin Chen pitched two scoreless innings and a Baltimore split-squad scored three late runs to beat Tampa Bay 3-2 Thursday, spoiling the Rays' spring debut under manager Kevin Cash.
  • Rays
  • 3 hours, 9 minutes ago
Florida

Push to make CPR a graduation requirement

Push to make CPR a graduation requirementThe American Heart Association will lobby state lawmakers Thursday with a message: one hour in four years = a generation of life savers.
  • Florida
  • 3 hours, 18 minutes ago
Entertainment

WATCH: Lion opens car door, family freaks out!

WATCH: Lion opens car door, family freaks out!Check out what happened when a family was sight-seeing at a safari in South Africa.
  • Entertainment
  • 13 hours, 57 minutes ago
Local

61 arrested in Polk County prostitution sting

61 arrested in Polk County prostitution stingThe Polk County Sheriff's Office says 61 people are facing charges following a four-day undercover prostitution sting.
  • Local
  • 5 hours, 21 minutes ago
Money

Be nicer, Girl Scout tells cookie maker's CEO

Be nicer, Girl Scout tells cookie maker's CEOHer concerns have forced the national Girl Scouts of the USA to respond — and drawn praise from beleaguered Kellogg Snack workers.
  • Money
  • 6 hours, 58 minutes ago
Local

New headset sends users into virtual realities

New headset sends users into virtual realitiesVirtual reality headgear hits Bay area and takes people around the world for less than $200.
  • Local
  • 1 hour, 28 minutes ago
News

Doctors prepare 12-patient, 6-way kidney transplant

Doctors prepare 12-patient, 6-way kidney transplantTwelve patients are preparing to participate in a rare, two-day, six-way paired kidney donation transplant at San Francisco's California Pacific Medical Center.
  • News
  • 2 hours, 51 minutes ago
Science

Fossils suggest human family is older than thought

Fossils suggest human family is older than thoughtElated scientists say a 2.8 million-year-old fossilized jawbone is the oldest known remnant of the family that includes modern humans.
  • Science
  • 6 hours, 23 minutes ago
Local

Daycare teacher arrested for child neglect

Daycare teacher arrested for child neglectA Sarasota teacher was arrested Thursday after an infant sustained second degree burns while under her supervision.
  • Local
  • 4 hours, 25 minutes ago
Florida

St. Pete lawmaker says power billing plan unfair

St. Pete lawmaker says power billing plan unfairRep. Dwight Dudley of St. Petersburg called Thursday for the Legislature to overrule the state Utilities Commission.
  • Florida
  • 6 hours, 52 minutes ago
News

MUST WATCH: Best Mitzvah Invitation video ever

MUST WATCH: Best Mitzvah Invitation video everBrody Criz is going to have the best Mitvah ever. He's setting the tone with this amazing video.
  • News
  • 6 hours, 16 minutes ago
Politics

N. Korea: U.S. ambassador attack 'just punishment'

N. Korea: U.S. ambassador attack 'just punishment'North Korea called the knife attack on the U.S. ambassador to South Korea on Thursday "just punishment" for U.S. military exercises with its southern neighbor.
  • Politics
  • 9 hours, 10 minutes ago
Weird News

Coast Guard rescues man walking across Lake St. Clair

Coast Guard rescues man walking across Lake St. ClairThe Coast Guard has rescued a man on Lake St. Clair who was trying to walk from Detroit to Toronto.
  • Weird News
  • 3 hours, 55 minutes ago
News

Man killed dog for "making a mess"

Man killed dog for "making a mess"A 29-year-old man has been arrested for killing his dog for "making a mess in the trailer."
  • News
  • 11 hours, 16 minutes ago
News

Florida's testing mishaps continue despite promised fix

Florida's testing mishaps continue despite promised fixStudents in middle school and high school are using the portal to take a required standardized writing test.
  • News
  • 8 hours, 23 minutes ago
Local

Prison dog bites off nose of Ohio murderer

Prison dog bites off nose of Ohio murdererVince Doan was in a prison dog program when he was attacked and bitten by the dog, losing a large chunk of his nose and having a tear ripped into his cheek.
  • Local
  • 4 hours, 17 minutes ago
News

Sikh boy's video shows classmates calling him terrorist

Sikh boy's video shows classmates calling him terroristA bullying video posted online by a boy who wears a turban is approaching 1 million views -- people around the world seeing and hearing some of his fellow classmates taunting him, calling him a terrorist.
  • News
  • 6 hours, 16 minutes ago
Weather

Winter brings snow, travel chaos to the East

Winter brings snow, travel chaos to the EastThe storm has forced thousands of canceled flights.
  • Weather
  • 11 hours, 29 minutes ago
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