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Make South Florida the 51st state?Make South Florida the 51st state?A group of politicians in Miami are tired of being left out to sea when it comes to addressing climate change concerns for the southern part of the state. Their solution? Create a state of their own.
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Florida deputy arrested on kidnapping chargeFlorida deputy arrested on kidnapping chargeA Florida sheriff's deputy is in jail on a kidnapping charge after an Amber Alert was issued for her son.
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Warm and dry WednesdayWarm and dry WednesdayDry and mild Wednesday AM with some patchy fog. We're watching TD # 9 in the tropics. Click here for your full forecast.
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Rieder: The greatness of Ben BradleeRieder: The greatness of Ben BradleeHe was a towering figure as he turned The Washington Post into a great newspaper.
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Target offers free shipping on online purchasesTarget offers free shipping on online purchasesTarget Corp. is offering for the first time free shipping on all items for its online holiday customers, including even $6 lipsticks, as the discounter throws itself in the ring to compete better with the likes of Amazon.
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Nike releases sneaker for Plant High SchoolNike releases sneaker for Plant High SchoolThe shoes go on sale at 8:00 a.m. Wednesday.
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Secret Service investigates Obama threat in N.Y.Secret Service investigates Obama threat in N.Y.Guns, computer taken from house; no charges have been filed.
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Woman arrested after setting boyfriend on fireWoman arrested after setting boyfriend on firePolice say she doused the upper body of her boyfriend with nail polish remover and then ignited him with either a lighter or burnt cigarette.
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Apple's iCloud network under attackApple's iCloud network under attackiCloud was not breached, but unwary users could give hackers their information.
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Construction workers find 10-foot pythonConstruction workers find 10-foot pythonThe snake, a Burmese python, measured more than 10 feet in length.
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Flying car crashes and burns in FloridaFlying car crashes and burns in FloridaPolice in Marion County say two people were hurt after a Maverick flying car crashed and caught fire.
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Parent brawl leaves 2 youth teams suspendedParent brawl leaves 2 youth teams suspendedIn Washington state, two youth football teams are suspended and two parents could face assault charges after a melee on the sidelines.
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Amazing Video: Girl narrowly escapes falling debrisAmazing Video: Girl narrowly escapes falling debrisLucky escape for little girl as Donetsk stadium's glass facade falls after shelling in Ukraine. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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Pinellas OKs anti-tether, feral cat ordinancesPinellas OKs anti-tether, feral cat ordinancesPinellas County commissioners voted unanimously to approve two pet-friendly ordinances at Tuesday's meeting.
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3 Colo. teen girls were Syria-bound, reports say3 Colo. teen girls were Syria-bound, reports sayThree Denver-area teenage girls were reunited with their families after being stopped in Germany during a possible attempt to join Islamist fighters in Syria.
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Crist, Scott final debate takes critical turnCrist, Scott final debate takes critical turnRepublican-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist and Republican Gov. Rick Scott spent their final debate of the campaign sharply criticizing each over everything from the economy and the minimum wage to the death penalty.
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Hospital: American video journalist free of EbolaHospital: American video journalist free of EbolaAn American video journalist being treated for Ebola is now free of the virus and will be released soon.
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Judge: NASA can move forward with Boeing, SpaceXJudge: NASA can move forward with Boeing, SpaceXA judge today allowed NASA to move forward with new contracts to develop private space taxis despite a legal challenge to the deals worth up to $6.8 billion.
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5 things you need to know Wednesday5 things you need to know WednesdayThe biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.
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Yellow lobster caught twice by same fishermanYellow lobster caught twice by same fishermanScott Hoyt couldn't believe what was in one of his lobster traps.
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Metro Ministries Holiday Tent registration opensMetro Ministries Holiday Tent registration opensMetropolitan Ministries' Holiday Tent Registration opens Wednesday.
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Two Clearwater motels draw nearly 1,000 police callsTwo Clearwater motels draw nearly 1,000 police callsTwo Clearwater motels generate almost 900 calls to police and neighbors complain they are a nuisance.
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Dunkin' Donuts sales to help My Hope ChestDunkin' Donuts sales to help My Hope ChestEighteen Dunkin' Donuts outlets are donating proceeds from purchases Wednesday to My Hope Chest, a nonprofit that helps uninsured and underinsured woman with breast reconstruction.
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New theater hopes to enliven University MallNew theater hopes to enliven University MallNew movie hopes to pump new life into University Mall in Tampa.
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Halloween/Fall events around the areaHalloween/Fall events around the areaHalloween and fall events!
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Hernando man accused of stealing 244 political signsHernando man accused of stealing 244 political signsstolen signs
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Peyton Manning's career in picturesPeyton Manning's career in picturesPeyton Manning broke the NFL record for career touchdown passes with his 509th scoring strike on Oct. 19, 2014 against the San Francisco 49ers. Take a look back at Manning's prolific career.
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Dog interrupts weather forecastDog interrupts weather forecastBut Ripple is not done playing! Good luck Mike.
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We're sure Renee Zellweger never thought one innocent walk down the red carpet would spark headlines, but USA TODAY's Arienne Thompson explains why it did.
Oscar de la Renta is remembered by a model who walked his runway and the Phoenix Art Museum, which is showcasing one of his creations.
The new Studio Movie Grill hopes to pump new life into University Mall in Tampa.
USA TODAY Publisher Larry Kramer, Executive Editor David Colton and Editor-at-Large Rem Rieder talk about their memories with former Washington Post Editor Ben Bradlee.
Texas Presbyterian Hospital officials are now admitting fault in their handling of the Ebola situation. Elsewhere an NBC cameraman is declared Ebola-free. The U.S. Ebola czar also takes office Wednesday.
In Washington state, two youth football teams are suspended and two parents could face assault charges after a melee on the sidelines.
TPD says it will keep us all safer. But will it be worth that big price tag?
Three Denver-area teenage girls were reunited with their families after being stopped in Germany during a possible attempt to join Islamist fighters in Syria.
The snake, a Burmese python, measured more than 10 feet in length.