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Study: Facebook Use Could Elevate Eating Disorder Risks

The findings of a new study indicate that looking at the social networking site Facebook might increase eating disorder risks in some users.

CBS Tampa–03/07/2014

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Study: Dogs Prefer To Do Their Business In Alignment With North-South Axis

The findings of a new study indicate that dogs prefer to defecate in alignment with Earth’s North-South axis.

CBS Tampa–01/03/2014

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Attorney Asks Fla. AG To Investigate Winston Case

A lawyer for the woman who accused Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston of sexual assault asked Friday for Florida’s attorney general to independently examine the rape investigation, claiming it was riddled with problems.

98.7 The Fan–12/13/2013

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(AUDIO) The Heisman May Have Been Won Today In Tallahassee

Pat Forde of Yahoo sports joins Booger and Rich tonight to give us the latest on the story of Jameis Winston now that it has been announced that he will not be charged of sexual […]

98.7 The Fan–12/05/2013

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Lighthall: All Systems Go for Florida State

It never lived up to the hype. Well, Florida State did. But the game didn’t. Saturday night’s 51-14 romp over third-ranked Clemson in Death Valley officially threw the Seminoles’ hat into the ring of serious […]

98.7 The Fan–10/22/2013

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Study: Discrimination Against Obese Persons Could Cause, Perpetuate Obesity

A new study shows that people who experience discrimination because of their weight are more likely to either become or stay obese.

07/25/2013

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Florida State, Watkins Claim ACC Preseason Honors

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Florida State is the preseason pick to win the Atlantic Coast Conference. Media members covering the league’s media days on Monday selected the Seminoles and Virginia Tech to win their divisions. […]

07/23/2012

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Florida State University Unveils Kid-Friendly Mascot Named ‘Cimarron’

Officials at Florida State University announced that they will be using a new mascot, a smiling cartoon horse named Cimarron, to act as a family friendly alternative to Renegade and Chief Osceola at certain events. While researching the story, CBS Tampa discovered that the term has origins in Panama and reportedly translates to “runaway slave” in Spanish.

CBS Tampa–05/02/2012

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Florida Lawmakers Sign off On Deal to Raise College Tutiton

Florida lawmakers, racing against the clock to reach a deal on a roughly $70 billion state budget, have signed off on a deal to raise tuition for college students.

CBS Tampa–02/29/2012

MANCHESTER, NH - JANUARY 07: Occupy Wall Street protester Caroline Pearce of Boston holds a candle during a rally outside the site of a debate between the Republican candidates at Saint Anselm College on January 7, 2012 in Manchester, New Hampshire. (Photo by Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

Occupy Florida Greets Opening of Legislature

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Dozens of Occupy Florida demonstrators made the most of their one moment to confront Florida Gov. Rick Scott before his State of the State address.

CBS Tampa–01/10/2012

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