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Immigrants Fearing Deportation Under Trump Change RoutinesIn Orange County, California, dozens of immigrant parents have signed legal documents authorizing friends and relatives to pick up their children from school and access their bank accounts to pay their bills in the event they are arrested by immigration agents.
SpaceX Makes Good on Space Station Delivery a Little LateSpaceX made good on a 250-mile-high delivery at the International Space Station on Thursday, after fixing a navigation problem that held up the shipment a day.
Prison for 2 Ex-Cops in Scheme to Rob Drug Dealers, Get CashTwo men have been sentenced to prison for conspiring to rob drug dealers when they were Detroit police officers.
Powerball Jackpot-Top 10 Largest US JackpotsA winning ticket for Wednesday's estimated $435 million Powerball jackpot that was sold in Indiana would rank as the nation's 9th largest lottery payout.
Woman Says Billboard's Message Slams Gender EqualityWomen are planning this weekend to protest a North Carolina billboard with a message they say is a slam on gender equality, according to media reports.
WWE: Why Naomi Will Reclaim The SmackDown Women’s TitleNaomi, the WWE's recently uncrowned women's SmackDown champion, has faced down adversity before... and will again.

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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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