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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.
Dakota Access Oil Pipeline Could be Operating Within WeeksOil could be flowing through the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline in less than two weeks, according to court documents filed by the developer just before police and soldiers started clearing a protest camp in North Dakota where pipeline opponents had gathered for the better part of a year.
No. 13 Florida, No. 11 Kentucky Game Could Decide SEC RaceHere are a few things to watch in the Southeastern Conference this week.
Going, Going, Gone: NASCAR Stars Starting to Step AwayJeff Gordon is working in the broadcast booth. Carl Edwards is spending time with family. Tony Stewart is hanging out at dirt tracks.
Tom Brady: The Movie? Fans Divided and Foes Say They'll PassA new book and a major motion picture are in the works about the New England Patriots' star quarterback and the "Deflategate" suspension he overcame to earn an unprecedented fifth Super Bowl ring.
White House Expects Justice Crackdown on Legalized MarijuanaThe Justice Department will step up enforcement of federal law against recreational marijuana, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Thursday, offering the Trump administration's strongest indication to date of a looming crackdown on the drug, even as a solid majority of Americans believe it should be legal.
Supreme Court Could Decide Transgender Case. Or Not.Both the transgender teen who sued to use a boys' bathroom and the Virginia school board that won't let him still want the Supreme Court to issue a definitive ruling in their ongoing dispute, even after the Trump administration retreated from an Obama-era policy on bathroom use.
Police: 3 Men Die in Late-Night Shooting at Miami WarehousePolice say three men are dead following a shooting at a Miami warehouse.


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.
Cocktail Recipes & Wine Pairings to Fall in Love with This Valentine’s DayTo help consumers get in the mood for fun, regardless of relationship status, Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits (“Southern Glazer’s”)—the largest North American wine
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.
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.
Best Hookah Bars In Tampa BayAdults of any age can enjoy these local hookah bars in Tampa Bay.
Best Bars With History In Tampa BayIf looking to whet your whistle with a history lesson, check out these Tampa Bay bars.

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Shark sightings cause southern Calif. beaches to close
DHS report: Citizens of travel ban countries "rarely implicated" in U.S.-based terrorismBut Homeland Security officials are distancing themselves from the report, calling it an “incomplete product"
N.C. novelist walks free after agreeing to plea deal in wife's death
Bashed by winter storms, Calif. infrastructure fixes could top $1B
U.S. to seek extradition of ex-Guatemalan VP on drug trafficking charges
Demonstration planned in N.C. over billboard

CBS Moneywatch

Don't get too excited about the Dow's last-second jumpWith an 11-point gain in the closing moments of Friday's trading, the winning streak hit 11 days -- but it was a messy win
J.C. Penney to close up to 140 storesStruggling to recover from a failed turnaround plan, retailer ekes out a profit by focusing on appliances and cosmetics
Wall Street's 2017 is starting to echo 1987For many of the same reasons, the Dow has now matched that year's best-ever run -- which ended in a market crash
When it comes to pay, men often dream bigger than womenMale and female employees have wildly different expectations about their career earnings potential
Fashion marketer LuLaRoe sued over sales tax chargesThe popular multilevel marketing company has also earned an "F" from the Better Business Bureau
The outsized role of Arab inventors in AmericaAn analysis of patent filings finds that this group has played a "major role" in boosting U.S. innovation


Sandra Bullock’s real-life panic room call to 911Listen to excerpts of the actress's desperate call for help after she found an alleged stalker in her home
Stalked starsThese celebrities have all had chilling encounters with obsessed fans
Miles Joris-Peyrafitte talks "As You Are"For his debut feature, director Miles Joris-Peyrafitte went back to 1994 to explore adolescent isolation and confusion
Ellen, Wal-Mart give scholarships to high school seniorsEllen DeGeneres has handed out college scholarships to the entire senior class of a New York City charter school
Kanye West might be launching a beauty lineKanye West is eyeing yet another business venture
"Nashville" loses star with devastating goodbyeThe curtains have closed for one of “Nashville’s” stars

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