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UPDATE: Person of interest search begins after homicide

UPDATE: Person of interest search begins after homicideThe Gulfport Police Department has developed a lead and is currently seeking the public's help in identifying and locating a man who is a person of interest in a homicide case they are currently investigating.
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  • 4 hours, 16 minutes ago
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Homeless advocate moves to Polk County

Homeless advocate moves to Polk CountyA man who ran a homeless shelter in South Florida is planning to buy a 125-room central Florida motel where he'll rent rooms to tenants for up to $24 a day.
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  • 4 hours, 55 minutes ago
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Grand Prix spectator hit by race car debris

Grand Prix spectator hit by race car debrisA spectator remains hospitalized after a piece of debris flew over the grandstands and fractured her skull during the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.
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  • 5 hours, 3 minutes ago
Entertainment

Ariana Grande kicks off summer tour run in Tampa

Ariana Grande kicks off summer tour run in TampaAriana Grande will kick off the summer run of her North America headlining tour, The Honeymoon Tour, at Tampa's Amalie Arena on July 16.
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  • 5 hours, 7 minutes ago
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Trial date set in Stephen Diaco DUI setup case

Trial date set in Stephen Diaco DUI setup case6th Circuit Court Judge W. Douglas Baird says the trial on whether to disbar the attorneys will move forward in May.
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  • 5 hours, 11 minutes ago
Entertainment

Garth Brooks World Tour coming to Amalie Arena

Garth Brooks World Tour coming to Amalie ArenaThe country singer will make a stop at Amalie Arena for his World Tour with Trisha Yearwood for two days.
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  • 5 hours, 16 minutes ago
Entertainment

Ed Sheeran to make tour stop at Amalie Arena

Ed Sheeran to make tour stop at Amalie ArenaEd Sheeran has announced a second leg to his North American tour which will include a stop at Tampa's AMALIE Arena on Sept. 10, at 7:30 p.m.
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  • 5 hours, 23 minutes ago
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Drunk driver hits 2 bicyclists

Drunk driver hits 2 bicyclistsOne bicyclist is in critical condition Tuesday after he and his friend were hit by a drunk driver on Rhodine Road Monday night.
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  • 5 hours, 30 minutes ago
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Reward offered in Tampa man's murder

Reward offered in Tampa man's murderTampa Police detectives say Robert W. Smith suffered a single gunshot wound.
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  • 5 hours, 38 minutes ago
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Brooksville woman arrested for stabbing mother

Brooksville woman arrested for stabbing motherA 21-year-old woman has been charged with attempted first degree murder after she allegedly stabbed her mother multiple times early Monday morning.
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  • 5 hours, 49 minutes ago
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Police save man from jumping off Skyway

Police save man from jumping off SkywayPolice were able to stop a suicidal person from jumping off the Sunshine Skyway Bridge on Tuesday morning.
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  • 6 hours, 18 minutes ago
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Missing 12-year-old found in Bradenton

Missing 12-year-old found in BradentonA 12-year-old boy was found late Monday hours after he had been reported missing after he wandered away from his stepsister.
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  • 16 hours, 23 minutes ago
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Sex offender in Tampa case had criminal history

Sex offender in Tampa case had criminal historyThe state laws on sex offenders are coming into question after a man -- who faced a sex charge in Sarasota -- was found naked sleeping next to a young boy.
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  • 17 hours, 4 minutes ago
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Dangerous new drug Flakka hits Bay area

Dangerous new drug Flakka hits Bay areaDangerous new drug Flakka hits Bay area
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  • 17 hours, 6 minutes ago
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Lake Wales sailor dies in fall in Hawaii

Lake Wales sailor dies in fall in HawaiiA 21-year-old sailor from Lake Wales died in a fall on a hiking trail last weekend.
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  • 18 hours, 12 minutes ago
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Motorcyclist, 10, runs stop sign and hits other cycle

Motorcyclist, 10, runs stop sign and hits other cycleA 10-year-old motorcyclist ran a stop sign Monday afternoon and collided with another cycle, sending all three of three riders to hospitals.
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  • 20 hours, 16 minutes ago
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Jogger, 26, dies after being hit by train in Frostproof

Jogger, 26, dies after being hit by train in FrostproofA 26-year-old man was killed on Monday after he was struck by an Amtrak train while he was jogging near the railroad tracks.
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  • 20 hours, 43 minutes ago
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Distraction burglaries trending in Sarasota

Distraction burglaries trending in SarasotaSarasota police are warning residents to be alert to fake workers who distract homeowners then steal items.
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  • 22 hours, 18 minutes ago
Traffic

Memorial Blvd in Lakeland reopens after crash

Memorial Blvd in Lakeland reopens after crashMemorial Boulevard reopened to traffic this evening, hours after a crash and pesticide spill closed the eastbound lanes.
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  • 22 hours, 27 minutes ago
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Teens share capsized boat survival story

Teens share capsized boat survival storyThe three teens talk exclusively with 10 News about the survival story.
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  • 22 hours, 38 minutes ago
Investigations

Inexperienced school bus drivers being hired

Inexperienced school bus drivers being hiredHillsborough School District desperate to hire bus drivers will consider people without any experience.
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  • 22 hours, 44 minutes ago
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Police: Man admits to setting fire at Tampa apartment

Police: Man admits to setting fire at Tampa apartmentTampa Fire investigators are have arrested a suspect in Monday morning's arson fire at Ashford Place Apartments.
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  • 23 hours, 2 minutes ago
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Man found naked near boy was arrested before

Man found naked near boy was arrested beforeThe man found lying naked net to a young boy had been arrested for indecent exposure in Sarasota.
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  • 23 hours, 3 minutes ago
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Veteran catches panhandler in military uniform

Veteran catches panhandler in military uniformA Tampa Army veteran says he could not stand by and do nothing so he confronts a panhandler he suspects was impersonating a veteran.
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  • 1 day ago
Florida

Panama City Beach officials reject alcohol ban proposal

Panama City Beach officials reject alcohol ban proposalOfficials in Panama City Beach say they are fed up with the hoards of drunken partygoers who descend on their town every year for Spring Break festivities.
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  • 1 day ago
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Hillsborough student arrested with gun on campus

Hillsborough student arrested with gun on campusA Hillsborough High School student has been arrested for bringing a gun onto school property.
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
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Tampa mom finds man lying naked with 10-year-old son

Tampa mom finds man lying naked with 10-year-old sonTampa Police have arrested a 25-year-old man for Lewd and Lascivious Molestation of a 10-year-old.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
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17-year-old Plant High student reported missing

17-year-old Plant High student reported missingJohn Reffue posted on his Facebook page this morning that he and his wife have not heard from their son, Thomas, since Sunday.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Florida

8 dead, 10 injured after crash in Glades County

8 dead, 10 injured after crash in Glades CountyEight people were killed and 10 injured when their van crashed in Florida early Monday, officials said.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Outreach

Neighborhood News: March 30 – April 5

Neighborhood News: March 30 – April 5Check out community events for this week.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Tech

SOCOM wants real video game & superhero tech

SOCOM wants real video game & superhero techThis week is the deadline if you want to help a team from Tampa protect America by bringing video games and comic books to life.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Travel

UPDATE: JetBlue outage causing delays at TIA

UPDATE: JetBlue outage causing delays at TIAWidespread outages with JetBlue's ticketing systems is causing some headaches at Tampa International Airport this morning.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
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One-Stop Transportation Job Fair

One-Stop Transportation Job FairMake a difference in the life of a child by becoming a Hillsborough County school bus driver. On Monday, March 30, the Transportation Department will host a one-stop job fair.
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Florida

FL spring break violence comes after years of warnings

FL spring break violence comes after years of warningsA house party that dissolved into a hail of gunfire and left seven young people hurt has officials on the Florida Panhandle pondering what to do with a spring break season they say has gotten out of control.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Florida

Florida's odd bills: Toilets, lingerie, shacking up

Florida's odd bills: Toilets, lingerie, shacking upFlorida legislators filed more than 1,700 bills for consideration during their two-month session that ends in May.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
News

Lane changes to I275

Lane changes to I275Drivers are now using three of four new lanes on southbound I-275 from the Hillsborough River near downtown/Ashley Drive to west of West Shore Boulevard.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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St. Pete Grand Prix doesn't disappoint

St. Pete Grand Prix doesn't disappointThe Grand Prix is in its 11th year and once again, the 1.8 mile circuit was a big hit.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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Local veterans honored at event

Local veterans honored at eventNational 'Honor Flight' Organization Makes Special Recognition to Veterans
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  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
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Previous Sunday Conversations with The Tampa Bay Times

Previous Sunday Conversations with The Tampa Bay TimesHere are previous stories from Sunday Conversations with The Tampa Bay Times
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  • 2 days ago
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Girl, 4, sneaks out, hops bus in search of 3AM slushie

Girl, 4, sneaks out, hops bus in search of 3AM slushieA 4-year-old girl has grabbed her purple raincoat, slipped out of her house at 3 a.m. and hopped a Philadelphia bus in search of a snack.
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  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
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School chess team ready for nat'l championship

School chess team ready for nat'l championshipThe Academy Prep chess team captured the state K-8 Under 900 State Championship in Miami on March 22.
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Sunday Conversation: Mobile home parks disappearing

Sunday Conversation: Mobile home parks disappearingHere in the Bay Area the housing market is bouncing back and so is the market for commercial development.
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  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
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Water main break on Riverview Rd., boil water notice

Water main break on Riverview Rd., boil water noticeAn overnight water main break on Riverview Road
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Police investigating Gulfport homicide

Police investigating Gulfport homicidehe Gulfport Police Department is currently investigating a homicide in the 1400 block of 52nd Street South.
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  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
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Weekend events -- March 28 and 29

Weekend events -- March 28 and 29Weekend events -- March 28 and 29
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  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
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Pride Parade makes a comeback in Tampa

Pride Parade makes a comeback in TampaFor over a decade, Tampa watched St. Petersburg celebrate LGBT rights and equality with one of the largest pride parades in the state.
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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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Shoeless boy in PJs runs to school to flee stepmom

Shoeless boy in PJs runs to school to flee stepmomA 9-year-old boy wearing pajamas ran into a St. Paul school Wednesday without shoes, crying hysterically and screaming
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  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Traffic

Firestone Grand Prix: Traffic, Parking, & Schedule of Events

Firestone Grand Prix: Traffic, Parking, & Schedule of EventsThe Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg takes place March 27-29th through downtown St. Petersburg.
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
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Salon raises money for Hudson family

Salon raises money for Hudson familyNew Port Richey hair salon raised hundreds of dollars for a Hudson woman who lost two of her children to tragic murder-suicide
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  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
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Seven people shot at Florida spring break party

Seven people shot at Florida spring break partyPolice say seven people were shot early Saturday at a spring break house party in the Florida Panhandle.
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  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Traffic

Drivers now on new lanes of I-275 S

Drivers now on new lanes of I-275 SThe I-275 reconstruction/widening project between downtown and State Road 60 is nearing a milestone.
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  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
News

Two-alarm fire at mattress store in Tampa

Two-alarm fire at mattress store in TampaThe store is on 7th Avenue
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  • 3 days ago
Local

Tampa Pride Festival returns this weekend

Tampa Pride Festival returns this weekendAfter 15 years, the Tampa Pride Festival is back and organizers say it's here to stay.
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  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
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Overnight mobile home fire in Tampa

Overnight mobile home fire in TampaThere were no injuries reported to civilians or fire rescue personnel.
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  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
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