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Park Boulevard Bridge closure extended

Park Boulevard Bridge closure extendedThe Park Boulevard Bridge that connects Seminole to the beach towns of Redington Shores and Indian Shores, closed for repairs Sept. 29.
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  • 7 hours, 56 minutes ago
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Body found near Platt Street Bridge ID'd

Body found near Platt Street Bridge ID'dDivers have recovered a body Thursday afternoon near the Platt Street Bridge.
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  • 8 hours, 54 minutes ago
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AT&T pushes no texting while driving message

AT&T pushes no texting while driving messageAT&T tours with a driving simulator to teach students about the dangers of texting while driving.
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  • 9 hours, 6 minutes ago
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Bondi asks court to support gay marriage ban

Bondi asks court to support gay marriage banFlorida Attorney General Pam Bondi is asking a federal judge to keep the state's ban on gay marriage in place despite a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision.
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  • 9 hours, 23 minutes ago
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Ebola vaccine could save lives in West Africa, USA

Ebola vaccine could save lives in West Africa, USAEbola vaccine could save lives in West Africa and USA
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  • 9 hours, 32 minutes ago
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NB I-75, Fletcher exit ramp reopens

NB I-75, Fletcher exit ramp reopensThe vehicle rotated and overturned spilling its load of aluminum building material.
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  • 9 hours, 45 minutes ago
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Weekend events -- October 25 and 26

Weekend events -- October 25 and 26Weekend events on October 25 and 26.
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  • 12 hours, 23 minutes ago
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Return of the pink meanies

Return of the pink meaniesLearn more about the giant pink jellyfish.
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  • 12 hours, 38 minutes ago
Life

Halloween apps help keep kids safe

Halloween apps help keep kids safeIf the spookiest part of Halloween for you is sending your little creatures out into the neighborhood, we have some great ideas for you.
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  • 15 hours, 32 minutes ago
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Manatees released in Clearwater after rehabilitation

Manatees released in Clearwater after rehabilitationIf you see an entangled manatee call the Wildlife Alert hotline at 888-404-3922.
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  • 15 hours, 56 minutes ago
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Pedestrian killed walking in middle of I-75

Pedestrian killed walking in middle of I-75It appears a pedestrian was trying to cross the interstate shortly past Gibsonton Drive, when that person was struck by a vehicle.
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  • 17 hours, 54 minutes ago
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Shootings in public: How you can survive

Shootings in public: How you can surviveHow to survive a shooting like the one at the Canadian Parliament
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  • 18 hours, 5 minutes ago
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Man on trial fires attorneys, says he's guilty

Man on trial fires attorneys, says he's guiltyThe murder trial of a man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and her two children took an unexpected turn when he said he would represent himself and plead guilty to three murders.
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Largo vigil recalls those lost to drug addiction

Largo vigil recalls those lost to drug addictionHundreds turned out in Largo to remember those lost to drug and alcohol addiction.
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Duke customers say efficiency costs them more

Duke customers say efficiency costs them moreDuke Customers upset yet again. Some say going energy efficient is costing them more.
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FHP cracks down on wrong-way drivers

FHP cracks down on wrong-way driversAfter 11 fatalities involving wrong-way drivers in the Bay area, FHP troopers want to stop the alarming trend.
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Polk couple face dog fighting ring charges

Polk couple face dog fighting ring chargesHewitt Grant II and Nickie Sanders are being charged with multiple counts of animal cruelty.
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Spanish pilot program for Pinellas elementaries

Spanish pilot program for Pinellas elementariesA new Spanish pilot program is set to begin at Pinellas County elementaries, and it started at Perkins Elementary School.
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Man drinks beer to fund cancer fight

Man drinks beer to fund cancer fightRuggere visited 520 towns in the past two years.
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Residential rental rates spiking across Bay area

Residential rental rates spiking across Bay areaIf you recently got hit with a big rent increase, you're not alone. The Bay Area is seeing rental spike. Any relief soon?
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Patients see doctor first at Florida Hospital

Patients see doctor first at Florida HospitalFlorida Hospital Tampa has built a state-of-the-art emergency room that uses a "see a doctor first approach" and a two-step decontamination process.
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Bradenton deputy chief faces theft charges

Bradenton deputy chief faces theft chargesThe deputy chief of the Bradenton Police Department has been charged with misdemeanor theft.
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Accused rapist turns himself in to TV crew

Accused rapist turns himself in to TV crewStrange turn of events in Pinellas Park after the man police say raped a 15-year-old girl turned himself in.
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Robbery suspect who was shot by police dies

Robbery suspect who was shot by police diesA suspected armed robber who was shot by Tampa police during an investigation died Wednesday of his wounds at Tampa General Hospital.
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Father who killed home invader is arrested

Father who killed home invader is arrestedThe man who shot and killed a home invasion suspect in his son's bedroom earlier this week has been arrested for being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.
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'Seeing Red' on Gunn Hwy. in Odessa

'Seeing Red' on Gunn Hwy. in OdessaThe Road Warrior gets a traffic signal fixed on busy Gunn Hwy.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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Stingrays migrating, make sure you shuffle!

Stingrays migrating, make sure you shuffle!Stingrays are attracted to warm and calm waters.
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Tampa officer accused of DUI, driving wrong way

Tampa officer accused of DUI, driving wrong wayTampa Police Officer Anton Lipski allegedly drove the wrong way down a street and crashed into a wall.
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Florida

Pam Bondi opposes gay couple's divorce

Pam Bondi opposes gay couple's divorceAttorney General Pam Bondi is opposing a bid by a gay South Florida woman to obtain a divorce from her former partner.
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Mastermind in Int'l Diamond Center heist sentenced

Mastermind in Int'l Diamond Center heist sentencedThe man who organized the 2013 armed robbery of the International Diamond Center in Tampa on Nov. 22 was sentenced Wednesday.
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Women Reshaping the World conference aims to inspire

Women Reshaping the World conference aims to inspireA conference for women in Tampa aims to inspire and spur action. Women Reshaping the World takes place November 7th.
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Safety concerns near USF have students on alert

Safety concerns near USF have students on alertThis isn't the first time a violent crime has happened at Cambridge Woods.
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Sarasota police looking for credit card fraud suspect

Sarasota police looking for credit card fraud suspectShe used the victim's credit cards at two local Wal-Mart stores.
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Man accused in sexual battery of teen in custody

Man accused in sexual battery of teen in custodyPinellas Park Police say a person of interest in the sexual battery of a 15-year-old girl is now in custody.
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Publix tractor trailer crashes on I-4

Publix tractor trailer crashes on I-4The inside shoulder in the westbound lanes on I-4 has been opened to all traffic to move through.
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
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Masked men rob Lakeland inn at gunpoint

Masked men rob Lakeland inn at gunpointLakeland police are searching for three suspects who robbed a Ramada Inn on Highway 98 North early Tuesday morning.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Florida

FL teen dies after skateboarding accident

FL teen dies after skateboarding accidentA 17-year-old Satellite High student has died after head injuries she received in a weekend skateboarding accident on Merritt Island.
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Truck driver hurt after crash with school bus

Truck driver hurt after crash with school busThe driver of a pickup truck was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a crash with a school bus on Thursday morning.
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Strip club owners say Sarasota owes them $5M

Strip club owners say Sarasota owes them $5MSarasota County commissioners voted unanimously to reject a claim from a strip club that sought more than $5 million in losses as a result of the county's rules against nudity.
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Parole denied for man who killed child in 1973

Parole denied for man who killed child in 1973Parole has been denied for a central Florida man who fatally shot his 3-year-old stepson more than 40 years ago.
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Remains found in plane to be examined at UF lab

Remains found in plane to be examined at UF labThe human remains found strapped in a single-engine plane that was missing for months will be sent to a University of Florida lab for identification.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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Testimony begins in Lutz triple-murder trial

Testimony begins in Lutz triple-murder trialTestimony begins Thursday in the triple-murder trial of former prison guard Edward Covington.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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Job fairs Thursday in Pinellas, Hillsborough

Job fairs Thursday in Pinellas, HillsboroughIf you're looking for a job, there are two opportunities for you on Thursday in Pinellas and Hillsborough counties.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Money

Rolling smart house could save you thousands

Rolling smart house could save you thousandsThere's a house on wheels parked right in the middle of Downtown Sarasota, and it could save you thousands of dollars a year.
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
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Consumers warned to watch for 'click baiting' online

Consumers warned to watch for 'click baiting' onlineA warning tonight to everyone that uses a computer and may be intrigued. Curiosity could lead to trouble.
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USF warns students after armed robbery

USF warns students after armed robberyThe University of South Florida has issued a warning to students after a group was robbed at gunpoint at an apartment complex that is heavily occupied by students.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Florida

Early voting begins this week

Early voting begins this weekEarly voting starts in Pinellas and Polk counties Monday and in Hillsborough and citrus counties on Thursday, and on Saturday in Hernando, Pasco, Manatee, Sarasota counties.
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One hurt in two-car crash in Pinellas Park

One hurt in two-car crash in Pinellas ParkOne person was injured after a driver tried to switch lanes on U.S. 19, crossed the median and struck another vehicle.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
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Two hurt in Dunedin crash

Two hurt in Dunedin crashTwo people were reported injured after a head-in crash on State Road 580 at Patricia Avenue on Wednesday afternoon.
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Owners, dealers still learning about airbag recall

Owners, dealers still learning about airbag recallSome vehicle owners and dealership have not received word about the recall involving nearly 8 million airbags.
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Say 'Boo to Flu' with free shots in Pinellas

Say 'Boo to Flu' with free shots in PinellasOn Wednesday, Oct. 29, DOH-Pinellas will provide flu vaccines at no cost at its Pinellas Park Health Departmen
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Bondi bid for execution delay becomes issue

Bondi bid for execution delay becomes issueAttorney General Pam Bondi says she took responsibility for seeking an execution delay to accommodate a fundraiser, and it should not hurt Rick Scott.
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Clearwater wrestling coach faced charges before

Clearwater wrestling coach faced charges before10 News has found more disturbing allegations against a high school wrestling coach.
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Electric rates to fall in Bay area

Electric rates to fall in Bay areaThe Public Service Commission approved lower cost recovery rates for public utilities
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Lawsuit targets expansion of school vouchers

Lawsuit targets expansion of school vouchersA lawsuit challenging a significant expansion of Florida's main private school voucher program is being revived.
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Halloween/Fall events around the area

Halloween/Fall events around the areaHalloween and fall events!
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High School Sports

Nike releases sneaker for Plant High School

Nike releases sneaker for Plant High SchoolPlant High School students have some bragging rights Wednesday morning. Nike just honored the Tampa school with its own sneaker!
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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Florida

Response to family killings met sheriff's standard

Response to family killings met sheriff's standardThe Volusia County Sheriff's Office says its response to a home where a father shot three children and killed himself met the agency's standards even though deputies arrives nearly 15 minutes after a call for help.
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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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Woman arrested after setting boyfriend on fire

Woman 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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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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Kids miss school, police arrest parents

Kids miss school, police arrest parentsAuthorities in Jacksonville are cracking down on parents who won't send their kids to school, arresting dozens of them.
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  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Florida

Florida deputy arrested on kidnapping charge

Florida 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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  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
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Man dead following house fire

Man dead following house fireA Lakeland man was found dead in his home following a fire.
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Man takes plea deal in stepson's death

Man takes plea deal in stepson's deathA Polk County man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing his infant stepson.
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  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Florida

Flying car crashes and burns in Florida

Flying 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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  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Local

Is new TPD gun range worth $5.4 million?

Is new TPD gun range worth $5.4 million?TPD says it will keep us all safer. But will it be worth that big price tag?
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  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Florida

Construction workers find 10-foot python

Construction workers find 10-foot pythonThe snake, a Burmese python, measured more than 10 feet in length.
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Kids miss school, police arrest parents

Kids miss school, police arrest parentsAuthorities in Jacksonville are cracking down on parents who won't send their kids to school by arresting dozens of them.
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Local

Metro Ministries Holiday Tent registration opens

Metro Ministries Holiday Tent registration opensMetropolitan Ministries' Holiday Tent Registration opens Wednesday.
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  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
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Pinellas OKs anti-tether, feral cat ordinances

Pinellas 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 days, 2 hours ago
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Dunkin' Donuts sales to help My Hope Chest

Dunkin' 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 Mall

New theater hopes to enliven University MallNew movie hopes to pump new life into University Mall in Tampa.
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  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
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Plant City teen faces child porn charges

Plant City teen faces child porn chargesA tip from police in Canada has led to a Plant City teenager being charged with more than 100 counts of child pornography, and lewd and lascivious molestation.
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  • 3 days, 3 hours ago