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Money

Customers fight fees for FP&L standard meters

Customers fight fees for FP&L standard metersThousands of FP&L customers opting to keep their standard meters pay hundreds of dollars in extra fees.
  • Money
  • 15 hours, 25 minutes ago
Local

Injured dogs sign of dog fighting in Hernando

Injured dogs sign of dog fighting in HernandoThe Animal Services Department fears there might be dog fighting in the area after two pit bulls were taken in this month with injuries consistent with dog fighting.
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 33 minutes ago
Politics

Lawmakers step in to protect utility customers

Lawmakers step in to protect utility customersLocal lawmakers say they're not going to sit by and let utility companies have so much power over customers.
  • Politics
  • 15 hours, 35 minutes ago
Local

ID theft ring preys on women's purses

ID theft ring preys on women's pursesThe Felony Lane Gang has struck at least 18 times in just the past few weeks. How can women protect themselves?
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 37 minutes ago
Local

Iconic costume shop closing after 27 years

Iconic costume shop closing after 27 yearsFeatures Costume shop, which has outfitted Halloween goblins and Gasparilla pirates, is closing after nearly three decades.
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 38 minutes ago
Investigations

Local agencies hesitant on body cameras

Local agencies hesitant on body camerasDon't expect body cameras to proliferate the deputy ranks of Tampa Bay anytime soon.
  • Investigations
  • 15 hours, 43 minutes ago
Local

Dogs found dead inside Tampa home

Dogs found dead inside Tampa homeTwo dogs are found dead in a cage inside a locked Tampa house after a neighbor reports smelling rotting flesh.
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  • 16 hours, 50 minutes ago
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Man arrested in Spring Hill standoff

Man arrested in Spring Hill standoffWhen deputies attempted to arrest Grim, around 8:40 this morning, he began yelling he had weapons and hostages.
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  • 16 hours, 55 minutes ago
Local

Man sought in Craigslist attack

Man sought in Craigslist attackTampa Police is asking for the public's help locating and apprehending Odel Mingo Jr., 23.
  • Local
  • 17 hours, 7 minutes ago
Local

TECO to launch its largest solar project at TPA

TECO to launch its largest solar project at TPATampa International Airport and Tampa Electric Co. today announced an agreement to install a canopy of solar panels on the top floor of the airport's south Economy Parking Garage.
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  • 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
Local

Boats crash in Pass-A-Grille, 3 injured

Boats crash in Pass-A-Grille, 3 injuredThree people were taken to the hospital on Tuesday after a boating accident near the Pass-A-Grille Marina.
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  • 19 hours, 27 minutes ago
Local

Amalie Arena ranked 3rd in the US

Amalie Arena ranked 3rd in the USAmalie Arena, formerly Tampa Bay Times Forum, in Tampa, Florida has been ranked third in the United States (tenth in the world) by Venues Today magazine.
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  • 19 hours, 28 minutes ago
Traffic

"Seeing Red" on US-19

"Seeing Red" on US-19The Road Warrior helps fix a light in need of re-timing along US-19.
  • Traffic
  • 20 hours ago
Local

New law makes it easier to carry guns in Bay area

New law makes it easier to carry guns in Bay areaThe Bay area is giving residents a new faster way to obtain a concealed weapons permit.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 55 minutes ago
Life

Free to Breathe Run/Walk Oct. 5 in Tampa

Free to Breathe Run/Walk Oct. 5 in TampaAll proceeds from the event support Free to Breathe, a lung cancer research and advocacy organization dedicated to ensuring surviving lung cancer is the expectation, not the exception.
  • Life
  • 21 hours, 23 minutes ago
Local

Mobile home fire in Tampa

Mobile home fire in TampaHillsborough County Fire Rescue arrived on scene of mobile home that was heavily involved with flames and initiated a defensive attack due to the intense fire.
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  • 22 hours, 3 minutes ago
Local

St. Pete cops warn residents of auto burglary ring

St. Pete cops warn residents of auto burglary ringPolice are warning St. Petersburg residents about an identity theft ring known as the Felony Lane Gang.
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  • 23 hours, 13 minutes ago
Local

Hakken parents plead guilty to kidnapping kids

Hakken parents plead guilty to kidnapping kidsThe husband and wife accused of kidnapping their two sons and sailing with them to Cuba accepted a plea deal on Tuesday.
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  • 23 hours, 18 minutes ago
Investigations

Most Bay area police pass on dashcams

Most Bay area police pass on dashcams10 Investigates found most cops around Tampa Bay aren't watched by widely-available dash-mounted cameras.
  • Investigations
  • 1 day ago
Local

MISSING: Amber Pauline Watson

MISSING: Amber Pauline WatsonThe Winter Haven Police are asking for the public's help in locating Amber Pauline Watson.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Florida

Delta IV Heavy rocket, capsule move closer to launch

Delta IV Heavy rocket, capsule move closer to launchA rocket and spacecraft this week are moving closer to launch of an important NASA test flight in December.
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Local

Sheriff: Man in ninja mask attacked woman

Sheriff: Man in ninja mask attacked womanA 29-year-old man is under arrest Monday after attacking a woman in her bedroom after investigators found a ninja mask and other items in his vehicle
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
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Warrant: Weapons, bloody linens in house

Warrant: Weapons, bloody linens in houseInvestigators found several weapons including a several rifles, crossbows and knives behind the house where Adam Matos allegedly killed four people, according to a search warrant in the case.
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
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New site Alibaba takes aim at Amazon

New site Alibaba takes aim at AmazonAlibaba, bigger than Amazon and eBay combined, and has its sights set on American consumers.
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
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St. Pete sewer repairs to be done by Wednesday

St. Pete sewer repairs to be done by WednesdayPinellas officials say crews are working to repair a sewer line break and it should be fixed by Wednesday.
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
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St. Pete, Tampa mayors on Bridging the Bay

St. Pete, Tampa mayors on Bridging the Bay10 News anchor Reginald Roundtree speaks with Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn and St. Pete Mayor Rick Kriseman.
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Traffic

Veterans Expressway partially washed out

Veterans Expressway partially washed outRain washed out a part of a concrete barrier along the Veterans Expressway in Tampa around 9 a.m. Monday.
  • Traffic
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Local

Hidden real estate gems in downtown St. Pete

Hidden real estate gems in downtown St. PeteRealtor Kelley Sanders with Keller Williams takes 10 News on a downtown bargain hunt.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Local

Bridging the Bay with 10 News

Bridging the Bay with 10 NewsWe're showcasing things that Tampa and St. Pete officials are coming together on to make the whole Bay area an even better place to live and play!
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Local

Heavy rainfall closes roads, floods properties

Heavy rainfall closes roads, floods propertiesSeveral days of heavy rainfall have driven Manatee River levels above flood stage closing roads and flooding some riverfront properties.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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Luxury living available on both sides of Bay area

Luxury living available on both sides of Bay areaThere is a wide selection of million-dollar homes on both sides of Tampa bay.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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Shenaniganz restaurant fire ruled arson

Shenaniganz restaurant fire ruled arsonInvestigators say arson is the cause of a blazing fire that destroyed an Apollo Beach restaurant.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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St. Pete growth poses parking problems for some

St. Pete growth poses parking problems for someThe new developments are attracting new business, but says the lack of parking poses a problem.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Local

Tampa, St. Pete breweries push each other

Tampa, St. Pete breweries push each otherCraft breweries have boomed here in Tampa Bay in the last decade. But the question is: Is one side of the Bay better?
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Local

St. Pete sewer line break affects environment

St. Pete sewer line break affects environmentA huge sewer pipe bust has created a stinky situation in NW St. Pete, but now there are environmental warnings too.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Local

Edwards' efforts help revitalize St. Pete

Edwards' efforts help revitalize St. PeteBill Edwards, mortgage tycoon and owner of the Tampa Bay Rowdies has championed downtown development in St. Petersburg for years.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Florida

Off-grid Florida woman fights on

Off-grid Florida woman fights onRobin Speronis keeps a quote from Victor Hugo close to her heart: 'No army can withstand the strength of an idea whose time has come.'
  • Florida
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Local

Vinik unveils vision for Tampa

Vinik unveils vision for TampaTampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik continues to unveil parts of his master plan for downtown Tampa near the Amalie Arena.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Local

Sarasota skyline changing with luxury condos

Sarasota skyline changing with luxury condosRealtors say there are great deals for the location and views. City officials say Sarasota's skyline is changing.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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The search for Tampa waterfront restaurants

The search for Tampa waterfront restaurantsWhy are there so few options when it comes to waterfront dining in Tampa?
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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New UTC Mall, to attract shoppers and traffic

New UTC Mall, to attract shoppers and trafficBesides luxury condos, Sarasota is offering luxury shopping. The new Mall at University Town Center opens in two weeks.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Local

Inconveniences of living in downtown St. Pete

Inconveniences of living in downtown St. PeteSeveral construction projects are bringing in more people to the area, but some people living in downtown St. Pete say the convenience of being there can be a bit inconvenient at times.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Local

Woman walks away from crash into building

Woman walks away from crash into buildingIt's unknown if there are any injuries at this time.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Local

Pinellas bridge closure worries business owners

Pinellas bridge closure worries business ownersFor the next 30 days, a popular gateway to some Pinellas County beaches will be closed.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Traffic

Crash snarls traffic on SB I-75 at SR-56 in Pasco

Crash snarls traffic on SB I-75 at SR-56 in PascoA crash on southbound I-75 at SR-56 is causing delays this morning.
  • Traffic
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Florida

State expected to rest Monday in Dunn retrial

State expected to rest Monday in Dunn retrialProsecutors are expected to rest their case Monday against the Florida man accused of gunning down a local teenager over loud music.
  • Florida
  • 2 days ago
Florida

Police; 15 hurt in Miami nightclub shooting, some children

Police; 15 hurt in Miami nightclub shooting, some childrenA shooting sent terrified patrons scrambling from a Miami nightclub early Sunday and left 15 people wounded, including an 11-year-old child, authorities said.
  • Florida
  • 2 days ago
Local

Nasty sewer pipe leak forces school delays

Nasty sewer pipe leak forces school delaysAn underground pipe burst in St. Pete, sending gross, gushing water into the road in front of Northside Christian School and into the neighboring areas of Joe's Creek.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Traffic

Southbound Dale Mabry reopens after 4 months

Southbound Dale Mabry reopens after 4 monthsThe southbound I-275 exit ramp (Exit 41A/B) to Dale Mabry Highway has been reopened!
  • Traffic
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Outreach

Neighborhood News: Sept. 29 – Oct. 5

Neighborhood News: Sept. 29 – Oct. 5Check out community events for this week.
  • Outreach
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Charlie Crist launches 'kitchen table' tour

Charlie Crist launches 'kitchen table' tourFormer Gov. Charlie Crist is launching a 'kitchen table' tour in the final days of the governor's race.
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Florida

Caught on Camera: 7 rescued after boat capsizes near Sanibel Island

Caught on Camera: 7 rescued after boat capsizes near Sanibel IslandThree children, one 4-year-old, two 5-year-olds, and four adults had to be rescued from their boat when it flipped.
  • Florida
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Local

Relief for some residents after severe flooding

Relief for some residents after severe floodingAs the soggy weather continues to soak the Bay Area, 10 News gets answers for residents in a condo complex that saw severe flooding this weekend.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Local

Northside Christian School altered times

Northside Christian School altered timesDue to a sewer main break, Pinellas County employees will be doing work on 62nd Avenue in front of Northside Christian School for the next 2-3 days.
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  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Local

Fatal crash investigation in Polk County

Fatal crash investigation in Polk CountyPolk County Sheriff's Office Traffic Homicide deputies are currently conducting a fatal crash investigation in which a pedestrian was struck and killed.
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  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Local

Tampa Apartment on fire; firefighters respond

Tampa Apartment on fire; firefighters respondHillsborough County Fire Rescue responded to a report of a structure fire.
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  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Local

All lanes of Busch Blvd. open after traffic investigation

All lanes of Busch Blvd. open after traffic investigationThe southbound off ramp, entrance ramp and one of the westbound lanes of Busch Blvd will be closed until the crash is investigated.
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  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Local

Pedestrian hit by ambulance in Tampa

Pedestrian hit by ambulance in TampaThe pedestrian was trying to cross Waters Avenue.
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
News

Mom, son charged in fatal robbery in Florida

Mom, son charged in fatal robbery in FloridaNineteen-year-old Dontonio Diaz Thornton was charged Friday with homicide and robbery and his 39-year-old mother, Willie Mae Thornton, was charged with battery, burglary and violating probation.
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Local

Man arrested for Pinellas crash

Man arrested for Pinellas crashThe driver was unable to avoid colliding with a vehicle trying to make a U-turn.
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  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Local

Icot Center roof collapse in Largo

Icot Center roof collapse in LargoThe Icot Center in Largo houses 8 different businesses
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  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Local

Anonymous tip leads to Polk county hit-and-run arrest

Anonymous tip leads to Polk county hit-and-run arrestWhen placed under arrest DeLoach said had the victim not "been in the middle of the road, he wouldn't have been hit."
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  • 3 days ago
Local

Major flooding at Park Village Apartments in Largo

Major flooding at Park Village Apartments in LargoImagine coming home, parking your car and having to splash through water to get to your door - we are getting answers tonight and finding out just how bad this really is.
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  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Local

10 Community: Jazz Scholarship Luncheon

10 Community: Jazz Scholarship LuncheonDozens of people gathered at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Tampa for the First Annual Afternoon of Jazz Scholarship Luncheon Saturday morning.
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  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Local

Sandbags available to the public on Sept. 28 and 29

Sandbags available to the public on Sept. 28 and 29Sandbags available to the public on Sept. 28 and 29
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  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Local

Demonstrators in Tampa protest war in Syria

Demonstrators in Tampa protest war in SyriaProtestors took to the streets Saturday afternoon near MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa to protest the war in Syria.
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  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
Education

Pictures allege to show swim team punishment

Pictures allege to show swim team punishmentPictures show the Osceola Fundamental Swim Team being forced to hang on a chain link fence as punishment for leaving stuff like water bottles by the pool.
  • Education
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Local

TECO power outage fixed in Tampa

TECO power outage fixed in TampaThe power in the area of W. Sligh Ave. between N. Boulevard and N. Rome Ave. has been restored and the traffic lights are properly operating.
  • Local
  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
NHL

New uniforms unveiled at Lightning Fan Fest

New uniforms unveiled at Lightning Fan FestThe team also held a practice session and revealed the alternate jersey they are going to wear in the upcoming season.
  • NHL
  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
Local

I-275 is clear after crash

I-275 is clear after crashThe crash was at the Howard/Armenia Exit 42.
  • Local
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Local

6 arrested in undercover narcotics bust

6 arrested in undercover narcotics bustThrough the investigation, detectives learned that people were selling cannabis "wax" and "butter."
  • Local
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Local

Rays attendance drops again

Rays attendance drops againAn average on 17,857 people came out for games at the Trop this year.
  • Local
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago