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Man racks up $9K on neighbor's stolen card

Man racks up $9K on neighbor's stolen cardA 22-year-old man has been arrested for buying more than $9,000 worth of skateboarding equipment -- including 20 pairs of sneakers and a $50 engagement ring -- with a neighbor's debit card.
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  • 7 hours, 34 minutes ago
News

Man steals 2 electronic kid cars from Walmart

Man steals 2 electronic kid cars from WalmartAnyone with information on this theft is asked to contact Detective Creaser of the Burglary/Pawn Unit at (727) 582-6200 or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS or www.crimestoppersofpinellas.org.
  • News
  • 7 hours, 35 minutes ago
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Reaction to new Florida State Fair rules

Reaction to new Florida State Fair rulesStill-grieving parents react to security improvements a year after their teen son was ejected from the fair - and killed.
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  • 7 hours, 44 minutes ago
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82-year-old woman bitten by dog in Tampa

82-year-old woman bitten by dog in TampaAn 82-year-old woman is hospitalized Wednesday afternoon after she was bitten by a neighbor's dog in north Tampa.
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  • 7 hours, 54 minutes ago
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Fish and Wildlife reopens Three Sisters Springs

Fish and Wildlife reopens Three Sisters SpringsThree Sisters Springs has been reopened by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service despite low temperatures and a high number of manatees.
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  • 8 hours, 23 minutes ago
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Undercover johns fight prostitution in St. Pete

Undercover johns fight prostitution in St. PeteSt. Petersburg police are fighting prostitution with undercover johns on 4th Street North and 34th Street North.
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  • 8 hours, 28 minutes ago
News

Blood drive hopes to help Lakeland boy's fight

Blood drive hopes to help Lakeland boy's fightThe life-giving transfusions that he used to need every 2-3 weeks are only needed every ten weeks now.
  • News
  • 8 hours, 52 minutes ago
Florida

Prosecutor asked to investigate ouster of FL's top cop

Prosecutor asked to investigate ouster of FL's top copA St. Pete attorney is asking a Tallahassee prosecutor to investigate whether Gov. Rick Scott and three Cabinet officials violated the state's open meetings law.
  • Florida
  • 10 hours, 15 minutes ago
Florida

Gov. Scott proposes nearly $77 billion budget

Gov. Scott proposes nearly $77 billion budgetFlorida Gov. Rick Scott is calling for a nearly $77 billion state budget in the coming year.
  • Florida
  • 12 hours, 13 minutes ago
Education

Grant helps USF students study cyber attacks

Grant helps USF students study cyber attacksStudents at the University of South Florida will study recent high-profile hacking cases to learn how to prevent the next major cybersecurity breach.
  • Education
  • 12 hours, 19 minutes ago
News

New rules for Student Day at Florida State Fair

New rules for Student Day at Florida State FairNew rules for Student Days at the Florida State Fair.
  • News
  • 13 hours, 23 minutes ago
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Weekend events -- January 31 and February 1

Weekend events -- January 31 and February 1Weekend events around the area for January 31 and February 1.
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  • 14 hours, 33 minutes ago
Local

Driver crashes into Tampa bar and restaurant

Driver crashes into Tampa bar and restaurantPolice say one person was injured when a car slammed into the patio area of a Tampa area cafe and bar.
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  • 16 hours, 22 minutes ago
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Man gets 30 years for fatal drive-by shooting

Man gets 30 years for fatal drive-by shootingA Tampa Bay area man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for a deadly drive-by shooting.
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  • 16 hours, 47 minutes ago
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Pinellas Sheriff supports medical marijuana bill

Pinellas Sheriff supports medical marijuana billPinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri says he supports a bill introduced by a state senator that would allow a variety of patients to use a number of different marijuana strains.
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  • 17 hours, 1 minute ago
Weird News

Miracle cat survives car accident, burial

Miracle cat survives car accident, burialThe Humane Society of Tampa Bay is caring for Bart the Miracle Cat, who was hit by a car, buried, then seemingly returned to life.
  • Weird News
  • 17 hours, 31 minutes ago
Florida

Students' pink robot could save space industry millions

Students' pink robot could save space industry millionsEach rocket launch unnecessarily scrubbed can cost upward of $1 million.
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  • 20 hours, 3 minutes ago
Local

Meeting addresses parents' TB concerns

Meeting addresses parents' TB concernsSetting the fear straight Tuesday night at one Bay area high school.
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
News

FDOT reveals new express lane design

FDOT reveals new express lane designFDOT reveals new express lane design
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Investigations

Group wants to end tax help for pro stadiums

Group wants to end tax help for pro stadiumsConservative group Americans for Prosperity is calling on the legislature to end the 'forced taxpayer handouts' to pro sports teams.
  • Investigations
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
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Pirates spread cheer to children in hospital

Pirates spread cheer to children in hospitalThe Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla made the rounds at two Tampa children's hospitals to help spread some cheer prior to the festivities.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
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Get cheap FL Strawberry Fest tickets at Publix

Get cheap FL Strawberry Fest tickets at PublixDiscounted admission tickets for the 2015 Florida Strawberry Festival will go on sale this week at participating Publix Super Market stores.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
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Teacher arrested for pawning school laptops

Teacher arrested for pawning school laptopsA teacher at Pine View School was arrested Tuesday for pawning laptop computers belonging to the Sarasota County School Board.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
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Napier animal abuse trial begins

Napier animal abuse trial beginsThe animal abuse trial of Alan and Sheree Napier is underway at the Manatee County courthouse.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Florida

White House: No oil drilling off FL coast

White House: No oil drilling off FL coastOn Tuesday, the Obama administration announced a proposal that would keep the waters off Florida's coast free from oil drilling for at least the foreseeable future.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Local

Plant High TB: Parents' questions answered

Plant High TB: Parents' questions answeredTuesday night, concerned Plant High parents can get their TB questions answered, after a former student was diagnosed with the contagious infection.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
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Autistic Tampa boy swings to life thanks to golf

Autistic Tampa boy swings to life thanks to golfAutistic Tampa boy, who suffers from Congenital Bone Marrow Transplant Syndrome, finds joy in playing golf.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Florida

Scott to pledge millions for Everglades

Scott to pledge millions for EvergladesFlorida Gov. Rick Scott is promising to dedicate tens of millions to helping the Everglades.
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Florida

Atwater: Stress tests may instill confidence

Atwater: Stress tests may instill confidenceFlorida's chief financial officer says creating a "stress test" will help instill public confidence in the smaller insurers.
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Florida

Man stung by bees more than 150 times

Man stung by bees more than 150 timesSouth Florida officials say bees stung a man more than 150 times.
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Florida

Golden retriever saved from dog meat farm

Golden retriever saved from dog meat farmIt started Sunday morning with her arrival at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta following a 14-hour flight from South Korea. It continued all day as Mark Dahlberg drove her to his home in Fort Myers, stopping to visit some golden retriever fans along...
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Local

Delays, cancellations mount at TIA

Delays, cancellations mount at TIAThe winter storm in the Northeast forced twice as many flight cancellations Tuesday as the previous day. "Be patient."
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
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Meetings set on manatee zone in W Pinellas

Meetings set on manatee zone in W PinellasThe state wildlife agency is holding two meetings in Pinellas County to hear from the public on expanding a manatee protection zone in western Pinellas County.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Florida

FWC hiring alligator trappers

FWC hiring alligator trappersThe Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is hiring contracted alligator trappers to work in Lake County, south of the Turnpike.
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Science

Rehabilitated manatee released in Apollo Beach

Rehabilitated manatee released in Apollo BeachA rehabilitated manatee was let back into the wild on Tuesday.
  • Science
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

16-year-old charged with murdering teen

16-year-old charged with murdering teenDetectives arrested a 16-year-old boy on an outstanding warrant charging him with first degree murder in the shooting death of a 17-year-old boy on Oct. 11, 2014.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Education

Florida's oldest elem. school celebrates 125 yrs

Florida's oldest elem. school celebrates 125 yrsFlorida's oldest elementary school is celebrating an incredible anniversary.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Human remains found in Homosassa woods

Human remains found in Homosassa woodsThe sheriff's office says the bones were found in the woods off of S. Mason Creek Road and S Garcia Road.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Outreach

Magic show helps fight childhood cancer

Magic show helps fight childhood cancerA Magic Cure Benefit raises money for cancer research. The event on Feb. 7 features illusionist Reynold Alexander.
  • Outreach
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

Polk deputy dragged during traffic stop

Polk deputy dragged during traffic stopA Polk Sheriff's deputy was able to escape major injuries after he was held by a suspect during a traffic stop and dragged before finally being released.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
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Gasparilla 2015: Pirate name generator

Gasparilla 2015: Pirate name generatorAhead of this weekend's Gasparilla Parade pirate fest, we here at 10 News got to thinking about what our names would be if we were pirates.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
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Person of interest ID'd in Plant City murders

Person of interest ID'd in Plant City murdersHillsborough Sheriff's deputies have identified the second suspect in the Lakeland double murder last week.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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78 flights canceled at TIA on Tuesday

78 flights canceled at TIA on TuesdayA blizzard nearing the Northeast leaves Tampa International Airport nearly empty.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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Lutz Bank of America robber caught

Lutz Bank of America robber caughtPasco Sheriff's deputies have arrested the man responsible for robbing a Lutz Bank of America last week.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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Video shows car crashing into pregnant woman

Video shows car crashing into pregnant womanPasco Sheriff's deputies are looking for a man who hit a pregnant woman with his car before crashing it into a pole in Holiday Monday afternoon.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Traffic

Update: Gandy Overpass delayed construction

Update: Gandy Overpass delayed constructionThe Florida Department of Transportation is working to determine the delayed date of the Gandy overpass construction after the horrible tanker crash on January 3rd.
  • Traffic
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Florida

Officers suspended for great-grandmother tasing

Officers suspended for great-grandmother tasingTwo Tallahassee police officers will be suspended without pay for their role in the September tasing of an unarmed great-grandmother on Dunn Street in Frenchtown.
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Crime

NY 'Jane Doe' ID'd as missing Brooksville girl

NY 'Jane Doe' ID'd as missing Brooksville girlA teenage girl found dead in a cornfield in 1979 has been identified as a former Hernando High School student who went missing sometime between 1977 and her death.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Traffic

Traffic Conditions around the Bay area

Traffic Conditions around the Bay areaFollow @10NewsTraffic on Twitter for the latest conditions on the road.
  • Traffic
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Local

Kitten rescued from storm drain in downtown Tampa

Kitten rescued from storm drain in downtown TampaOfficer's Simmons, Graham and Rodriguez along with some citizens all worked together to rescue a tiny kitten overnight.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
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Tampa police seek suspect in stabbings

Tampa police seek suspect in stabbingsTampa police are on the lookout for a suspect in the stabbing of two women along Armenia Avenue.
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  • 2 days ago
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IRS scam targeting Sarasota residents

IRS scam targeting Sarasota residentsThe Internal Revenue Service has seen an increase in tax scams throughout the year and scammers are constantly looking for ways to steal money.
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  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Local

Public input sessions for St. Pete waterfront plan

Public input sessions for St. Pete waterfront planPhase 3 of the decision process for the St. Petersburg Downtown Waterfront Master Plan begins this week with a series of public input sessions Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Travel

Local hotels assist stranded travelers

Local hotels assist stranded travelersSt. Pete/Clearwater area accommodations stepped in to assist thousands who had their travel plans changed by Winter Storm "Juno" on Monday.
  • Travel
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Health

St. Pete lawmaker files medical marijuana bill

St. Pete lawmaker files medical marijuana billState Sen. Jeff Brandes filed a bill for the upcoming legislative session that would legalize medical marijuana.
  • Health
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Local

Palm Harbor residents wanted warning about manhunt

Palm Harbor residents wanted warning about manhuntNeighbors around Palm Harbor are furious at the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office. They were never notified of a massive manhunt for an accused killer over the weekend.
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  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Florida

Gov. Scott seeks money for more veterans nursing homes

Gov. Scott seeks money for more veterans nursing homesFlorida Gov. Rick Scott wants money to start planning to build the state's eighth and ninth nursing homes for veterans.
  • Florida
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Local

Northeast storm causing problems in Tampa

Northeast storm causing problems in TampaTampa International Airport is not immune from the ripple effect being caused by the winter a blast in the Northeast.
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  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
News

Pasco cross country coach Keppel dies of cancer

Pasco cross country coach Keppel dies of cancerLand O' Lakes High School Principal Ric Mellin notified staff and students today that Coach Kris Keppel passed away from pancreatic cancer this afternoon.
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  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Crime

New hole concerns Holiday Travel Park residents

New hole concerns Holiday Travel Park residentsResidents in a mobile home park in Holiday are concerned as a "depression" forms months after a sinkhole.
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  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Local

Tampa teen beaten in Israel can visit family

Tampa teen beaten in Israel can visit familyThe Tampa teenager who was kicked and beaten by police in Israel last summer has been cleared of any wrongdoing.
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  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Local

Former Plant High student tests positive for TB

Former Plant High student tests positive for TBA former student at Plant High School has tested positive for tuberculosis, and now school officials say about 150 students and faculty may need to be tested.
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  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
News

UPDATE: Missing 2-year-old boy found safe

UPDATE: Missing 2-year-old boy found safeInvestigators say a family member brought Leroy Carlyle to the Sheriff's Operations Center on Monday afternoon.
  • News
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Entertainment

Scientology doc shocks Sundance filmgoers

Scientology doc shocks Sundance filmgoersSecrecy shrouded the controversial documentary Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief, which premiered Sunday at the Sundance Film Festival.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Local

Facebook fans name Busch Gardens baby gorilla

Facebook fans name Busch Gardens baby gorillaBusch Gardens Tampa announced Monday that fans have chosen 'Enzi' as the name for the park's one-month-old baby gorilla.
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  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Local

Random stabbings may be work of same suspect

Random stabbings may be work of same suspectDetectives believe two separate, random stabbings in Tampa may be the work of the same suspect.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Local

Man steals money bag from gas station

Man steals money bag from gas stationHillsborough Sheriff's deputies are asking for the public's help identifying the man seen on surveillance video stealing deposit bag from Brandon gas station.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
News

No bond for Palm Harbor stabbing suspect

No bond for Palm Harbor stabbing suspectPinellas County Sheriff Office confirms they have caught Michael Andrew Lease in Palm Harbor.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Local

Body washes up behind Port Richey restaurant

Body washes up behind Port Richey restaurantAuthorities say a body washed up behind a waterfront restaurant in Port Richey.
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Local

Dali, Picasso exhibit extended

Dali, Picasso exhibit extendedGiant photographs of Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dali are so popular with visitors, they have decided to extend the event by one week.
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Local

Woman bitten trying to feed pet bear

Woman bitten trying to feed pet bearA woman was severely injured when she tried to pet a 400-pound bear in its enclosure at an animal rehab facility in Dade City.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Florida

Police dash cam video of wrong-way driver

Police dash cam video of wrong-way driverDash cam video obtained exclusively by CBS4 shows a quick-thinking Davie police officer stop a wrong-way driver from causing massive damage.
  • Florida
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago