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Education

Lockdown lifted at Polk school after weapon rumor

Lockdown lifted at Polk school after weapon rumorA precautionary lockdown was lifted around 2 p.m. at a Polk County high school after allegations of a weapon on campus.
  • Education
  • 6 hours, 36 minutes ago
Local

St. Pete Police launches crime-fighting initiative

St. Pete Police launches crime-fighting initiativeSt. Petersburg Police has launched a new crime-fighting initiative called Eagle Eye, the department's new security camera registry.
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 7 minutes ago
Local

What huge TIA expansion means for you

What huge TIA expansion means for youThe enormous expansion is the biggest change to Tampa International Airport since the airport opened in 1971.
  • Local
  • 8 hours, 44 minutes ago
Florida

AP: Gunman was FSU graduate

AP: Gunman was FSU graduateThree people have been transported to the hospital following a shooting incident at Strozier Library on Florida State University's campus.
  • Florida
  • 8 hours, 47 minutes ago
Florida

Bullet shot at FSU student lodges in books

Bullet shot at FSU student lodges in booksAn FSU student survived this morning's campus shooting after a bullet apparently meant for him was stopped by books in his backpack.
  • Florida
  • 9 hours, 5 minutes ago
Contests

Win tickets to a New York Yankees Spring Training game

Win tickets to a New York Yankees Spring Training gameBe sure to watch 10 News between 6:30a.m. - 7:00a.m. from November 24th - November 28th for your chance to win 2 tickets to the March 4th, 2015 New York Yankees Spring Training Baseball game at Steinbrenner Field.
  • Contests
  • 10 hours, 11 minutes ago
Contests

Rules: Win tickets to a New York Yankees Spring Training game

Rules: Win tickets to a New York Yankees Spring Training gameBe sure to watch 10 News between 6:30a.m. - 7:00a.m. from November 24th - November 28th for your chance to win 2 tickets to the March 4th, 2015 New York Yankees Spring Training Baseball game at Steinbrenner Field.
  • Contests
  • 10 hours, 13 minutes ago
Florida

Students recount shooting at FSU library

Students recount shooting at FSU libraryMore than 300 students were in Strozier Library on Florida State University's campus studying when a man entered with a gun and opened fire.
  • Florida
  • 10 hours, 22 minutes ago
Florida

FSU reporter makes really bad Jameis Winston joke

FSU reporter makes really bad Jameis Winston jokeUniversity of Alabama student Marisa Martin, who is part of ESPN's Campus Conection shared a series of tasteless tweets following news of a shooting at Florida State, joking about the safety of Seminoles quarterback Jameis Winston.
  • Florida
  • 10 hours, 41 minutes ago
Local

USF student hit by car near campus in Tampa

USF student hit by car near campus in TampaA University of South Florida student is in critical condition after she was struck by a car near campus in Tampa on Thursday morning.
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 41 minutes ago
Local

UPDATE: Fire out at Temple Terrace apartment

UPDATE: Fire out at Temple Terrace apartmentFire Rescue tells us it appears to be a vacant duplex and no one was inside when the fire broke out.
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 48 minutes ago
Florida

Part failure cuts short Morpheus test at KSC

Part failure cuts short Morpheus test at KSCA prototype NASA lander fired its engine today while hanging from a crane at Kennedy Space Center, but the engine quickly cut off.
  • Florida
  • 14 hours, 15 minutes ago
Local

Early morning house fire sends one to hospital

Early morning house fire sends one to hospitalA man and a woman were able to escape their home after it caught fire early Thursday morning.
  • Local
  • 16 hours, 22 minutes ago
Local

Beware of shrinking airline seats

Beware of shrinking airline seatsBeware of shrinking airline seats
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 27 minutes ago
Local

Missing Missouri teen found, Tampa man arrested

Missing Missouri teen found, Tampa man arrestedA Missouri teenager who went missing earlier this month has been found in Tampa, and a man is being held in connection with his disappearance.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 20 minutes ago
Local

Price adjustments can lead to store deals

Price adjustments can lead to store dealsHow to find the perfect gift at the perfect price before the after Christmas markdowns.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 5 minutes ago
Local

Deaf Tampa man claims innocence in 1981 murder case

Deaf Tampa man claims innocence in 1981 murder caseTwo brothers are prison for the same murder, but one of them is deaf and claims he was framed.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 36 minutes ago
Local

Fire damages mobile home, kills cat in Gibsonton

Fire damages mobile home, kills cat in GibsontonFire damaged a mobile home at 7212 Nundy Road on Wednesday night, Hillsborough County Fire Rescue said.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Local

Man steals ATM machine, leads police on chase

Man steals ATM machine, leads police on chaseA Plant City man was arrested following a police chase for stealing an ATM machine and two vehicles Tuesday night.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Local

Free state program fights extra holiday pounds

Free state program fights extra holiday poundsA new state initiative is hoping a free, 7-week health program will help keep residents fit and keep money in their pockets.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

Firefighters' rescue questioned by witnesses

Firefighters' rescue questioned by witnessesA Palm Harbor woman is dead and now residents near the accident wonder if more could have been done to save her.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

Scientists: Beach restoration project threatens manatees

Scientists: Beach restoration project threatens manateesMarine scientists say: Beach restoration project threatens manatees
  • Local
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

Maddon's restaurant Ava offers preview

Maddon's restaurant Ava offers previewAva, the restaurant founded by former Rays manager Joe Maddon, has announced it is offering an early preview of its menu for one week starting Thursday.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

Best place to work: American Integrity Insurance

Best place to work: American Integrity InsuranceAmerican Integrity Insurance named best place to work in Bay area.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Local

Principal suspended after Polk school's shooter drill

Principal suspended after Polk school's shooter drillPrincipal suspended after Polk school's shooter drill
  • Local
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

Judge upset with slow pace of Reeves case

Judge upset with slow pace of Reeves caseA judge is upset that defense lawyers are only a third of the way through their depositions in the case of Curtis Reeves, accused of killing a man in a Pasco movie theater.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

Weekend events -- November 22 and 23

Weekend events -- November 22 and 23Thing happening around the area on Saturday, November 22 and Sunday, November 23
  • Local
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

Circus tractor catches fire on train in Lacoochee

Circus tractor catches fire on train in LacoocheePasco County Fire Rescue extinguished a fire on a circus train car that was carrying heavy equipment Wednesday afternoon.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

Popular skater wants to add smiles to morning commute

Popular skater wants to add smiles to morning commute"The music just takes you there and makes you do different curves and spins. The next thing you know you're doing some nice, awesome thing."
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Local

Cops: Man had child porn on iPod

Cops: Man had child porn on iPodA Lutz man is facing charges after police say they found images of child pornography on his iPod.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Local

16-year-old Sundries restaurant closes in St. Pete

16-year-old Sundries restaurant closes in St. PeteSundries in Midtown closes after 16 years
  • Local
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Local

Sheriff warns of increase in construction burglaries

Sheriff warns of increase in construction burglariesHernando Sheriff Al Nienhuis says several construction sites throughout the county, mainly in Spring Hill, have been burglarized.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Local

Feed recalled after 3 horses die in South Florida

Feed recalled after 3 horses die in South FloridaLakeland Animal Nutrition recalled the four products on Oct. 22. It is a subsidiary of Alltech, an animal nutrition company based in Lexington, Kentucky.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Traffic

Update: Gulf to Bay clear after truck overturns

Update: Gulf to Bay clear after truck overturnsAll lanes are back open after a dump truck overturned, spilling its load of dirt on Gulf to Bay Boulevard on Wednesday morning.
  • Traffic
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

Suspect breaks into Tampa cars, uses credit cards in St. Pete

Suspect breaks into Tampa cars, uses credit cards in St. PeteAnyone with information on this suspect's identity is asked to call the St. Petersburg Police at 727-893-7780 or use the anonymous Tip-411! Text "SPPD" and your tip to 847-411 (Tip-411).
  • Local
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

Man charged over $3,000 on stolen credit card

Man charged over $3,000 on stolen credit cardThe suspect then used a fraudulent identification card and credit card to purchase miscellaneous items for a total loss of approximately $3,110.00.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

UPDATE: Man arrested driving the wrong-way on I-275

UPDATE: Man arrested driving the wrong-way on I-275Earlier this morning, Trooper Dennis Rich with the Florida Highway Patrol was monitoring southbound traffic on I-275 near Bearss Avenue when he received a BOLO for a wrong-way driver northbound in the southbound lanes of I-275 near Milepost 49.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Florida

Number of undocumented immigrants rises in Florida

Number of undocumented immigrants rises in FloridaA Pew Research Center report released Tuesday shows Florida's population of undocumented immigrants has increased.
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Local

Principal suspended over lockdown drill

Principal suspended over lockdown drillAccording to the Lakeland Ledger, the Polk County School District suspended Jacquelyn Moore and changed its rules after parents and students became upset over a "lock down drill".
  • Local
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Florida

FL teacher arrested for sending racy photo

FL teacher arrested for sending racy photoA Lee County school teacher was arrested on Tuesday for sending photographs of herself scantily clad to a student, according to the sheriff's office.
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Local

Pinellas targeting visitors from the U.K.

Pinellas targeting visitors from the U.K.You may notice more people with British accents visiting our beaches next year.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Local

Pinellas deputy hits car; 3 hurt

Pinellas deputy hits car; 3 hurtA Pinellas County deputy struck a car stopped at an intersection Tuesday night and left a couple people injured.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Local

Cold threatens Bay area fish farms

Cold threatens Bay area fish farmsA sense of urgency has taken hold at Connor Farms. The drop in degrees puts the Plant City tropical fish farm in jeopardy.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Local

Upgrades coming to St. Pete-Clearwater airport

Upgrades coming to St. Pete-Clearwater airportSt. Pete-Clearwater airport plans upgrades to accommodate more passengers.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

St. Pete works to include Uber, Lyft

St. Pete works to include Uber, Lyftst. Petersburg is working on a ride-sharing ordinance to let residents choose how to get around.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

Small plane makes emergency landing in field

Small plane makes emergency landing in fieldA small plane made an emergency landing Tuesday night in a field off County Line Road near the Hillsborough-Polk County line, authorities said.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

Sheriff: Pasco mom, 2 kids found in Stuart

Sheriff: Pasco mom, 2 kids found in StuartA mother and her two children who had been reported missing hours earlier were reported found late Tuesday in Stuart.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Traffic

US 41 lane closures begin Tuesday night

US 41 lane closures begin Tuesday nightLanes were reduced on US 41 to a single lane in the northbound and southbound direction between Palm River Road and Acline Dr.
  • Traffic
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Weather

Cold weather shelter openings in Bay area

Cold weather shelter openings in Bay areaDue to the cold temperatures the following cold weather shelters will be open Tuesday night.
  • Weather
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Local

Sarasota sting operation targets unlicensed contractors

Sarasota sting operation targets unlicensed contractorsSarasota sting operation targets unlicensed contractors
  • Local
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Traffic

Signal timing to change at Pinellas Park intersection

Signal timing to change at Pinellas Park intersectionLights will see new timing at 49th St. & 118th Ave. N.
  • Traffic
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Local

Local leaders decry Israeli synagogue attack

Local leaders decry Israeli synagogue attackA Tampa rabbi and CAIR condemn the violence that left several people dead at an Israeli synagogue.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Local

Procedure implants mini telescopes in eyes

Procedure implants mini telescopes in eyesEdward Hugget Jr., a doctor of optometry in Tarpon Springs, specializes in helping people with what's called low vision regain their sight so they can become independent again.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Police: Teen with grudge shot at school bus

Police: Teen with grudge shot at school busPolice: Teen with grudge shot at school bus
  • Local
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Sheffield offers $3M for Pasco youth baseball park

Sheffield offers $3M for Pasco youth baseball parkFormer MLB star Gary Sheffield offers $3 million to support a youth baseball park in Pasco County.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Weather warnings & more as arctic blast approaches

Weather warnings & more as arctic blast approachesAs cold air moves in, shelters open early. A blast of wintry weather underscores need for supplies and brings warnings.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Florida

Fla sees big rise of residents in US illegally

Fla sees big rise of residents in US illegallyThe total number of immigrants living in the United States illegally hasn't changed much since 2009, but where they settle has.
  • Florida
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Deputies investigate Brooksville shooting

Deputies investigate Brooksville shootingHernando County deputies are on the scene of a shooting in Brooksville, Tuesday afternoon.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Local

Bicyclist killed in Citrus Park crash

Bicyclist killed in Citrus Park crashHillsborough County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a fatal bicycle accident that happened Tuesday afternoon on Sheldon Road.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Florida

Amazing photo of Florida seen from space

Amazing photo of Florida seen from spaceNASA's Earth Observatory showed off the picture on Tuesday as its Image of the Day.
  • Florida
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Traffic

Hazmat called out to overturned tractor trailer

Hazmat called out to overturned tractor trailerThe truck was reportedly carrying some type of toxic or poisonous material, and that substance may be leaking from the truck.
  • Traffic
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Outreach

Group helps children grieve

Group helps children grieveSuncoast Kids Place provides programs for children who have suffered a loss.
  • Outreach
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Outreach

Food blessed before going out to families in need

Food blessed before going out to families in needMetropolitan Ministries program, Be Hope for My Hungry Neighbor, feeds thousands of families on Thanksgiving Day.
  • Outreach
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Traffic

FDOT partners with Tampa to beautify roads

FDOT partners with Tampa to beautify roadsThe funding will be used to improve the aesthetics along Hillsborough Avenue and along Dale Mabry Highway.
  • Traffic
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Florida

Ethics hearing for Hillsborough Commissioner

Ethics hearing for Hillsborough Commissioner10 Investigates has learned the Florida Ethics Commission will hold hearing on Hillsborough Commissioner Ken Hagan
  • Florida
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Florida

Florida House rejects results for Tampa seat

Florida House rejects results for Tampa seatThe Florida House has rejected the results from a Tampa Bay area legislative race, meaning a special election must take place.
  • Florida
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Local

Teen arrested for school bus shooting

Teen arrested for school bus shootingShots fired at Bay area school bus belonging to alternative school, AMI Kids. No one hurt.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Local

Woman comes to bald eagle's rescue after mid-air battle

Woman comes to bald eagle's rescue after mid-air battleA Florida Fish and Wildlife biologist was in the right place at the right time for one lucky bald eagle.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Local

Gas station robbery in Tampa; suspect on the loose

Gas station robbery in Tampa; suspect on the looseTuesday morning at 1:30 a.m., a suspect entered the Marathon at 4139 W. Kennedy Bl and walked behind the clerk's counter.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Rays

Rays stadium negotiations non-update update

Rays stadium negotiations non-update updateThe Tampa Tribune reports lobbyist records show the Rays are quietly meeting behind-the-scenes with Pinellas County Commissioners.
  • Rays
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Health

Pesticide poisoning claims head to state officials

Pesticide poisoning claims head to state officialsWorried they may have been poisoned by a pesticide used on strawberry fields, some 63 people in Hillsborough County families have told state officials about their concerns.
  • Health
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Local

Man convicted of killing neighbor reports to jail

Man convicted of killing neighbor reports to jailA Tampa Bay area man sentenced to eight years in prison for fatally shooting his neighbor has started his sentence.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago