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Senate Passes Ballot Measure On Court Appointments

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — This year’s gubernatorial race could have even greater implications if a proposed constitutional amendment on Supreme Court appointments is also approved. The Senate voted 26-14 on Thursday to place a question […]

04/03/2014

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Woman Who Killed 3 In Church Parking Lot Loses License

Two months after running over and killing three people in a parking lot following a church service, a 79-year-old Florida woman had her license suspended for a year and was fined $1,000 by a judge.

04/03/2014

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Fla. House Approves 4 Separate Tax Holidays

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Floridians would get four sales tax holidays this year under a bill approved by the Florida House. The House voted 106-11 for a tax cut package that includes sales tax holidays […]

CBS Tampa–04/03/2014

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Group Intervening In Florida Gay Marriage Lawsuits

The group that pushed Florida’s constitutional amendment banning gay marriage is intervening in lawsuits filed by gay couples that raise challenges.

04/03/2014

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No Fatalities Along I-75 During Safety Campaign

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol says there were no fatalities on Interstate 75 during its participation in a safety campaign called “Staying Alive on 75.” The promotion took place last weekend in […]

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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White House Committee Discusses Hispanic Education

A White House education commission is meeting in Miami to discuss ways to improve Hispanic academic performance.

04/01/2014

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

‘It’s The Most Frustrating System’: Man Claims He Tried Calling Obamacare Hotline For Weeks, ‘Never Got Anybody’

The insurance enrollment period under the federal health care law ended Monday the same way it began six months earlier, as technology troubles prevented many consumers from completing the online application process for the first half of the day.

04/01/2014

Andrew Harrison #5 of the Kentucky Wildcats poses with the trophy after defeating the Michigan Wolverines 75 to 72. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Five Things: Miller Brothers Bounced And Florida Is Still The Favorite

Kentucky, the preseason No. 1 that entered the Big Dance unranked, has reached the Final Four as an eight seed. The Wildcats will face Wisconsin, which upset top seed Arizona in a thriller.

03/31/2014

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