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Sweetbay To Close 33 Stores In Florida

The Sweetbay supermarket chain has announced that it will close 33 stores in Florida.


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Florida Governor Rick Scott And Legislature Urged To Make State Budget Website Public

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A pair of open government and ethics advocacy groups on Friday urged Gov. Rick Scott and Florida legislative leaders to keep and make public a now-secure and largely unused website that […]


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Gov. Scott Taps State’s Top Lawyer To Head Jobs Agency

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday turned to his top lawyer to take over the state’s jobs agency after the executive director abruptly resigned amid questions about jobless benefits he received before […]

CBS Tampa–12/06/2012


US Census Says Tallahassee Is The Best Place In Florida To Look For Work

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The best place for younger workers to find jobs in Florida is in the Tallahassee-area ZIP code of 32312, where the unemployment rate for residents between ages 25 and 44 was […]

CBS Tampa–12/06/2012

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State Agrees To Pay Hefty ‘Taj Mahal’ Courthouse Art Contract

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida may pay more than $500,000 to a pair of contractors to resolve a dispute over artwork for a new appellate courthouse, officials said Tuesday. The $48.8 million structure, which opened […]

CBS Tampa–12/04/2012

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Opinion: The Fourteenth Amendment Solution

Speaker John Boehner believes he holds a strong hand in fiscal cliff and debt limit talks. He is, once again, taking the global economy hostage and playing politics with the U.S. debt limit.


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Opinion: My2K

Obama is hoping to promote the discussion of the Bush tax cut extensions by getting people hooked on the topic and by getting them to use the #My2K hashtag on Twitter.


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Opinion: We Must Fix Our Crumbling Infrastructure

Most Americans who traveled during this Thanksgiving holiday came face to face with an American reality: while there is much to be thankful for, our infrastructure is not one of those things.


Has Black Friday Invaded Thanksgiving?

This season could mark the end of Black Friday as we know it. For decades, stores have opened their doors in the wee hours on the day after Thanksgiving. But this year, major chains such […]

CBS Tampa–11/23/2012

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Opinion: Grover Puts Himself Before Party And Country

Grover is the ultimate in single interest constituencies in Washington. He is not accountable to anybody. He does not disclose who funds him, who pays him to do what he does or how much he is paid to blackmail GOP Members of Congress to sign his pledge not to raise taxes.




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