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2 Florida Children Dead From Flu

Florida health officials say two children have died from the flu.

CBS Tampa–11/24/2014

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Inmate Escapes From State Prison

Authorities are searching for an inmate who escaped from a state prison in Miami-Dade County.

CBS Tampa–11/01/2014

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Prosecutor: Former Band Member Organized Hazing

A prosecutor says a former band member charged in the death of a Florida A&M University drum major was the chief organizer of a brutal hazing ritual that has been a secret tradition at the school for years.

CBS Tampa–10/28/2014

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Jurors Picked In Trial Of FAMU Band Members

A jury has been picked in the trial of one of the four remaining Florida A&M University band members charged in the hazing death of a drum major.

CBS Tampa–10/28/2014

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Attorneys Want Word ‘Hazing’ Excluded From Trial

Defense attorneys for the four Florida A&M band members charged in a drum major’s death are going before a judge to ask that the word “hazing” not be allowed to be used at their trial next week.

CBS Tampa–10/22/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 09: Designer Oscar de la Renta (C) and model Karlie Kloss (L) walk the runway at the Oscar De La Renta fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 on September 9, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Oscar de la Renta, Legendary Designer, Dead At 82

Famed fashion designer Oscar de la Renta has died.

10/21/2014

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Defense Argues FAMU Hazing Death Was ‘Contest’

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Defense attorneys for four Florida A&M band members charged in a drum major’s death said Tuesday that the state’s anti-hazing law is so vague that what happened on the band bus […]

CBS Tampa–10/14/2014

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Defense Allowed To Recreate Fla. Theater Shooting

Attorneys for a former Tampa Police captain accused of shooting a man to death during an argument in a movie theater can recreate the crime scene for the jury at his second-degree murder trial.

10/08/2014

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Study: Americans Undergo Unwanted, Costly Care As They Die

Americans suffer needless discomfort and undergo unwanted and costly care as they die, in part because of a medical system ruled by “perverse incentives” for aggressive care and not enough conversation about what people want, according to a report released Wednesday.

CBS Tampa–09/18/2014

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Attorneys For FAMU Hazing Defendants Head Back To Court

Attorneys for four remaining defendants charged in the hazing death of a Florida A&M University drum major are due back in court to update a judge on whether they’re ready for trial.

09/09/2014

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