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Keidel: Why Not A Mayweather-McGregor Fight?A Mayweather-McGregor boxing match may offend purists' sensibilities. But it's entertainment, so let's just enjoy it.
Fire officials: Tampa, Florida, Mosque Fire Was ArsonAn intentionally set fire damaged a prayer hall at a Tampa-area mosque early Friday, investigators said.
Florida Supreme Court Overturns Abortion Limit at ClinicA Planned Parenthood affiliate has won a battle over whether doctors can perform abortions and sonograms at a Florida health center.
Florida US Rep. Crist Seeks Divorce After Less Than 9 YearsDemocratic U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist is getting divorced less than nine years after becoming the first Florida governor...
Dems Invite Immigrants to Trump's First Address to CongressDemocrats have invited immigrants and foreigners to President Donald Trump's first address to Congress in an effort to put...
Ellen, Wal-Mart Give Scholarships to School's Senior ClassEllen DeGeneres has handed out college scholarships to the entire senior class of a New York City charter school.

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Best Places In Tampa Bay With Senior DiscountsRead on for a list of five of the best places for seniors to find great deals while shopping, visiting local attractions and getting around the Tampa Bay area.
Gasparilla 2017: Invasion, Pirates, Parade & Parking By The NumbersAs the January 28th, 2017 Gasparilla Pirate Festival nears, the pirates are preparing for one crazy invasion. Here is a look at this year's festival by the numbers.
Best Christmas Tree Cutting Experiences In The Tampa Bay AreaSome of the best Christmas tree cutting experiences can be found in the Tampa Bay area.
Best Holiday Volunteer Opportunities for the Family in Tampa BayGet the family together to make a difference in the Tampa Bay community this holiday season.
Outdoor Activities in Tampa BayOur Bay area cities are full of activities for family outings, friendly meet ups or romantic date nights. Explore the list below and get outside to start enjoying this time of the year!
Best Bistros In Tampa BayBistros have their roots in Paris, where chefs served small, simple meals at a moderate price. Bistros now encompass all types of cuisine, from Chinese to Italian to vegan fare. Here is a sampling of some of the best bistros in Tampa Bay.

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China Carfentanil Ban a 'Game-Changer' for Opioid EpidemicSo deadly it's considered a terrorist threat, carfentanil has been legal in China— until now. Beijing is banning carfentanil and three similar drugs as of March 1, China's Ministry of Public Security said Thursday, closing a major regulatory loophole in the fight to end America's opioid epidemic.
Aetna, Humana Call Off $34 Billion DealAetna and Humana called off a $34 billion proposal to combine the two major health insurers after a federal judge, citing antitrust concerns, shot down the deal.
Exercise May Not Be Completely Linked To Weight Loss, Study FindsA study conducted at Loyola University found that weight loss isn't directly tied to exercise.
UnitedHealth Buying Surgical Care for $2.3 BillionUnitedHealth Group is buying surgical center operator Surgical Care Affiliates for about $2.3 billion in a cash-and-stock deal that will add to its outpatient holdings.
Diet Res-Illusions: Tips From the Pros On How to Lose WeightWe make 'em, we break 'em. New Year's diet resolutions fall like needles on Christmas trees as January goes on. Genes can work against us. Metabolism, too. But a food behavior researcher has tested a bunch of little ways to tip the scale toward success.
Mumps Outbreak Strikes Marshallese Population in ArkansasHealth officials say an outbreak of mumps has particularly hit a community of Marshall Islanders in northwest Arkansas.

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