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2 died, including the driver, after a 91-year-old man drove the wrong way on Interstate 75. (Getty Images)

Man Driving Wrong Way Causes Fatal Crash On I-75

Police say 91-year-old man died after driving southbound in a northbound lane of Interstate 75.

04/05/2014

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Substitute Teacher Gets 16 Years For Holdups

A substitute teacher from south Georgia will spend 16 years in prison after pleading guilty to a string of robberies.

CBS Tampa–04/04/2014

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Ex-Partner Of Ponzi Schemer Pleads Guilty

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A former law partner of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein has pleaded guilty to charges of violating federal campaign finance laws. The plea came Friday by 52-year-old Russell Adler at […]

CBS Tampa–04/04/2014

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Warning Shot Bill Passes Senate Floor

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Senate has approved the so-called ‘warning shot’ bill, which now heads to Gov. Rick Scott to be signed into law. The bill passed 32-7 on Thursday. Sponsored by Sen. […]

CBS Tampa–04/03/2014

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Army: Fort Hood Gunman Showed No Previous Violence

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — The soldier who killed three people before committing suicide in an attack on the same Texas military base where more than a dozen people were slain in 2009 had shown […]

CBS Tampa–04/03/2014

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US Charges 25 In Fla. In ID Theft, Tax Fraud Case

MIAMI (AP) — Federal authorities in South Florida have charged 25 people in the latest major identity theft and tax refund fraud operation. Miami U.S. Attorney Wifredo Ferrer and other law enforcement officials planned to […]

CBS Tampa–04/03/2014

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Teenagers Arrested In Connection With Beating 83-Year-Old Man

Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with an attack on an 83-year-old man and the theft of his car.

CBS Tampa–04/03/2014

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Deputies: Man Faked Burglary At His Own Home To Avoid Going To Work

A Florida man was arrested after local deputies say he staged a fake burglary at his own home in order to avoid going to work.

CBS Tampa–04/02/2014

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House Approves Bill To Allow Guns In Schools

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A House committee has approved a bill that would allow trained officials to carry firearms in schools as a way to improve safety. The bill (HB 753) approved Wednesday is sponsored […]

CBS Tampa–04/02/2014

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Mother Charged With Fatally Stabbing 4-Year-Old Son

A Tampa Bay mother has been charged with first-degree murder after authorities say she fatally stabbed her 4-year-old son.

CBS Tampa–03/29/2014