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    Family of 4-year-old boy killed on a Tampa street speaks out

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    "He's bad but he's a sweet bad. You know kids get into stuff and if he got into something, he would crawl up under the table and hide when he knows he is about to get in trouble,” said Williams as she remember her grandson Marterrance Albury who was killed Sunday More>>

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    Tampa Police now question if boy rolled from SUV Video included

    Tampa Police are investigating the death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night. Tampa Police are investigating the death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night.
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    Tampa Police are investigating the tragic death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night. Marterrance Albury died at St. Joseph's Hospital on Monday morning. More>>

    Accused DUI killer in Pinellas court today Video included

    File: mugshot of Garrett Bruce File: mugshot of Garrett Bruce
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    Prosecutors have been trying to bring Garrett Bruce to justice for years now after he crashed a car in Tarpon Springs in 2011 and killed one of his passengers, Patrick Vosbein. Police say he was driving drunk.Today in a Pinellas courtroom Bruce willhave yet another pretrial hearing leading up to his scheduled trial More>>

    1,000 people treated for dog bites each day

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    The statistics are rather stunning. Since 1982, there have been more than 4,000 dog attacks that caused bodily harm or death in the U.S. 4-year-old Logan Shepard of Riverview is one of two young children who died this weekend after dog attacks.
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    Family mourns death of boy, 4, mauled by pit bulls Video included

    Logan Shepard, 4, lived on Tocci Lane in Riverview. Logan Shepard, 4, lived on Tocci Lane in Riverview.
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    It's hard to imagine the pain Stephanie Groulx is enduring. On Saturday night, her brother-in-law's two pit bulls attacked and killed her 4-year old son Logan Shepard.
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    Mote scientists do groundbreaking research on great white sharks Video included

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    For the past year, Mote Marine scientists have made all new discoveries about great white sharks. More>>

    How to find out if sinkholes are in your neighborhood

    A 2004 sinkhole in Deltona was four lanes wide. Associated Press file photo A 2004 sinkhole in Deltona was four lanes wide. Associated Press file photo
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    Wondering if there are sinkholes in your neighborhood? Or, are you purchasing a home and want to know about sinkhole activity in the area? More>>

    Spring Hill sinkhole swallows part of street, neighbors on edge Video included

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    Some Spring Hill neighbors remain on edge as a sinkhole swallows part of their street. More>>

    Will latest Tampa story of child falling from car affect Richard McTear trial? Video included

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    They are horrific cases involving children, too painful to even fathom.People are asking the question – what in the world is going on right now? The discovery of two little boys’ bodies in Tampa is now making headlines. More>>

    Police say Florida State professor was murdered

    Dan Markel (Florida State University photo) Dan Markel (Florida State University photo)
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    Tallahassee police say a Florida State University professor was the intended target when murdered at his home last week. More>>

    Tropical Depression Two forms in Atlantic

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    Tropical Depression Two has formed in the central Atlantic, the National Hurricane Center reports. More>>

    Lakeland Police seek help finding missing, endangered man

    Kenneth Taylor, 44, is considered missing & endangered. Lakeland PD photo Kenneth Taylor, 44, is considered missing & endangered. Lakeland PD photo
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    The Lakeland Police Department is asking for help finding a man who is considered missing and endangered. Kenneth Taylor, 44, was last seen at 10 p.m. on Friday, July 18, at Munn Park which is located at 201 E Main St.
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    Flood insurance refunds issued beginning Oct. 1

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    Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) announced that the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is continuing to implement the Grimm-Cassidy Substitute Amendment to the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014. Insurance companies will begin to issue refunds for applicable policyholders beginning October 1, 2014.
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    Sarasota PD seek armed man who robbed sandwich shop

    If you have any information about Saturday night's robbery please contact the Sarasota Police Department. If you have any information about Saturday night's robbery please contact the Sarasota Police Department.
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    Detectives with the Sarasota Police Department are asking for the public’s help in tracking down an armed robbery suspect.According to a SPD report an unidentified male made off with an undisclosed amount of money from the Subway location in the 1100 block of Washington Blvd. on Saturday night. More>>

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    • 'Faces of Meth' program launched by Sheriff's office

      'Faces of Meth' program launched by Sheriff's office

      Monday, July 21 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:37:35 GMT
      'Faces of Meth' is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
      'Faces of Meth' is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
    • Tampa Police now question if boy rolled from SUV

      Tampa Police now question if boy rolled from SUV

      Monday, July 21 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:18:48 GMT
      Tampa Police are investigating the death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night.Tampa Police are investigating the death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night.
      Tampa Police are investigating the tragic death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night. Marterrance Albury died at St. Joseph's Hospital on Monday morning.
      Tampa Police are investigating the tragic death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night. Marterrance Albury died at St. Joseph's Hospital on Monday morning.
    • Family of 4-year-old boy killed on a Tampa street speaks out

      Family of 4-year-old boy killed on a Tampa street speaks out

      Monday, July 21 2014 11:36 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:36:45 GMT
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      "He's bad but he's a sweet bad. You know kids get into stuff and if he got into something, he would crawl up under the table and hide when he knows he is about to get in trouble,” said Williams as she remember her grandson Marterrance Albury who was killed Sunday
      "He's bad but he's a sweet bad. You know kids get into stuff and if he got into something, he would crawl up under the table and hide when he knows he is about to get in trouble,” said Williams as she remember her grandson Marterrance Albury who was killed Sunday
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    • Family of 4-year-old boy killed on a Tampa street speaks out

      Family of 4-year-old boy killed on a Tampa street speaks out

      Monday, July 21 2014 11:36 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:36:45 GMT
      Marterrance AlburyMarterrance Albury
      "He's bad but he's a sweet bad. You know kids get into stuff and if he got into something, he would crawl up under the table and hide when he knows he is about to get in trouble,” said Williams as she remember her grandson Marterrance Albury who was killed Sunday
      "He's bad but he's a sweet bad. You know kids get into stuff and if he got into something, he would crawl up under the table and hide when he knows he is about to get in trouble,” said Williams as she remember her grandson Marterrance Albury who was killed Sunday
    • Tampa Police now question if boy rolled from SUV

      Tampa Police now question if boy rolled from SUV

      Monday, July 21 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:18:48 GMT
      Tampa Police are investigating the death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night.Tampa Police are investigating the death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night.
      Tampa Police are investigating the tragic death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night. Marterrance Albury died at St. Joseph's Hospital on Monday morning.
      Tampa Police are investigating the tragic death of a 4-year-old boy who was found critically injured, sprawled on a Tampa road on Sunday night. Marterrance Albury died at St. Joseph's Hospital on Monday morning.
    • New St. Petersburg Police Chief is Anthony Holloway

      New St. Petersburg Police Chief is Anthony Holloway

      Monday, July 21 2014 9:54 PM EDT2014-07-22 01:54:00 GMT
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      St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman will announce the new St. Petersburg Police Chief on Tuesday.
      St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman will announce the new St. Petersburg Police Chief on Tuesday.
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    • How to find out if sinkholes are in your neighborhood

      How to find out if sinkholes are in your neighborhood

      Monday, July 21 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-07-21 21:43:25 GMT
      A 2004 sinkhole in Deltona was four lanes wide. Associated Press file photoA 2004 sinkhole in Deltona was four lanes wide. Associated Press file photo
      Wondering if there are sinkholes in your neighborhood? Or, are you purchasing a home and want to know about sinkhole activity in the area?
      Wondering if there are sinkholes in your neighborhood? Or, are you purchasing a home and want to know about sinkhole activity in the area?
    • Flood insurance refunds issued beginning Oct. 1

      Flood insurance refunds issued beginning Oct. 1

      Monday, July 21 2014 3:59 PM EDT2014-07-21 19:59:42 GMT
      Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) announced that the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is continuing to implement the Grimm-Cassidy Substitute Amendment to the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014. Insurance companies will begin to issue refunds for applicable policyholders beginning October 1, 2014.
      Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) announced that the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is continuing to implement the Grimm-Cassidy Substitute Amendment to the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014. Insurance companies will begin to issue refunds for applicable policyholders beginning October 1, 2014.
    • Code Violators Skate in Hillsborough County

      Code Violators Skate in Hillsborough County

      Friday, July 18 2014 9:53 PM EDT2014-07-19 01:53:50 GMT
      If you want to let junk and trash pile up in your yard you can get away with it in Hillsborough county. 66 year old Brenda Owings has.She owns a property at 14508 Berkford Avenue in Citrus Park.Junk, trash and debris litter the lot from one end to the other. Neighbors have put up with the mess for 17 years."It's not a good situation, it needs to go," neighbor Larry Calder complained.County Code Enforcement can't make Owings do a thing at her property. Owings claims she lives in a house that's...
      If you want to let junk and trash pile up in your yard you can get away with it in Hillsborough county. 66 year old Brenda Owings has.She owns a property at 14508 Berkford Avenue in Citrus Park.Junk, trash and debris litter the lot from one end to the other. Neighbors have put up with the mess for 17 years."It's not a good situation, it needs to go," neighbor Larry Calder complained.County Code Enforcement can't make Owings do a thing at her property. Owings claims she lives in a house that's...
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    • American Jews, other 'lone soldiers' serve Israel

      American Jews, other 'lone soldiers' serve Israel

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:01 AM EDT2014-07-22 07:01:44 GMT
      By JULIE WATSON Associated Press The two Americans killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip followed in the footsteps of scores of Jews from around the world who have volunteered to fight for Israel.
      By JULIE WATSON Associated Press The two Americans killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip followed in the footsteps of scores of Jews from around the world who have volunteered to fight for Israel.
    • Man accused of enslaving woman to be sentenced

      Man accused of enslaving woman to be sentenced

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:00 AM EDT2014-07-22 06:00:25 GMT
      A man accused of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in northeast Ohio is set to be sentenced in federal court in Youngstown.
      A man accused of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in northeast Ohio is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court in Youngstown.
    • Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio

      Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:42 AM EDT2014-07-22 05:42:18 GMT
      For the first time, working-class whites make up less than half of Ohio's eligible voters, part of a demographic shift in a key Midwestern swing state that is pushing political parties to widen their appeal...
      For the first time, working-class whites make up less than half of Ohio's eligible voters, part of a demographic shift in a key Midwestern swing state that is pushing political parties to widen their appeal beyond the...
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    • VIRAL VIDEO: Dad home from work, dances with daughter

      VIRAL VIDEO: Dad home from work, dances with daughter

      Monday, July 21 2014 10:35 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:35:09 GMT
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      We all know how great it is to come home to your loved ones after a long day at work. An adorable home video of a dad dancing with his young daughter to "Timber" by Pitbull after he arrived home from work is getting lots of attention on social media.
      We all know how great it is to come home to your loved ones after a long day at work. An adorable home video of a dad dancing with his young daughter to "Timber" by Pitbull after he arrived home from work is getting lots of attention on social media.
    • 'Faces of Meth' program launched by Sheriff's office

      'Faces of Meth' program launched by Sheriff's office

      Monday, July 21 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:37:35 GMT
      'Faces of Meth' is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
      'Faces of Meth' is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
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