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This Oct. 21, 2013 photo shows the U.S. government Internet health insurance exchange Healthcare.gov. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

White House: Premiums Will Fall For Many In Fla.

The majority of Floridians who purchased health plans through the Affordable Care Act will actually see their out-of-pocket costs decrease, especially in big cities such as Miami and Orlando, according to senior White House officials. That’s the opposite of what state officials, under Republican Gov. Rick Scott, said earlier this week.

CBS Tampa–08/06/2014

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Stable Gas Prices, Younger Buyers, Expected To Push Car Sales Higher

Experts at Traverse City Conference predict continued growth, but raise some concerns about the impact of new trends.

CBS Tampa–08/06/2014

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3-Day Back To School Sales Tax Holiday Starts

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s back-to-school sales tax holiday is kicking off. Starting Friday shoppers do not have to pay sales and local sales taxes on clothing worth $100 or less. Sales taxes are also […]

08/01/2014

A new tech product that creates a protective electronic field underwater will soon help ocean-goers avoid any unwanted interactions with sharks.  (credit: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

‘Shark Shield’ Creates Electronic Field Around Divers To Repel Sharks

A new tech product that creates a protective electronic field underwater will soon help ocean-goers avoid any unwanted interactions with sharks.

CBS Tampa–07/29/2014

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Chrysler Recalling Possible 792K Older SUV’s Due To Ignition-Switch Performance

The company is aware of a single reported accident and a relatively small number of complaints involving 0.015 percent of the subject vehicle population.

CBS Tampa–07/23/2014

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Senators Call On GM CEO To Fire Top Lawyer

Lawmakers put Barra on the spot, telling the CEO she should have fired GM’s corporate counsel, Michael Millikin, based on the conclusions of an internal report.

CBS Tampa–07/23/2014

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R.J. Reynolds Slammed With $23.6M Lawsuit

A Florida jury has slammed the nation’s No. 2 cigarette maker, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., with $23.6 billion in punitive damages.

CBS Tampa–07/19/2014

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Adding A Teen Driver To Your Insurance Leads To 79% Higher Cost

Adding a teenage driver to a married couple’s car insurance policy leads to a 79% higher average annual premium

CBS Tampa–07/17/2014

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Chrysler Recalls 651,000 SUVs For Mirror Lights

The automaker says it knows of three injuries related to this problem…

CBS Tampa–07/11/2014

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Florida Supreme Court Swears In 56th Chief Justice

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Supreme Court is set to swear in its first Cuban-American chief justice. Jorge Labarga was elected as the 56th Chief Justice in January and begins his two-year term Monday. […]

CBS Tampa–06/30/2014

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