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Ex-Health Worker Gets 3 Years Prison For Stealing Patient Identities

A former assistant at a South Florida medical practice has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for stealing patient identities from a hospital database.

59 mins ago

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Woman Shoots Grandson Mistaking Him For Intruder

Sheriff’s deputies in Florida say a 7-year-old boy is in critical condition after his grandmother mistook him for an intruder and shot him.

CBS Tampa–08/19/2014

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Toddler Suffers Severe Woulds After Bitten By Family Dog

A southwest Florida toddler is recovering in the hospital from severe wounds after authorities say he was bitten by the family dog.

CBS Tampa–08/09/2014

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Woman Bitten By Cobra At Wildlife Sanctuary

A woman has been bitten by a cobra at a Florida wildlife sanctuary.

CBS Tampa–06/26/2014

A man in Florida apparently got a dose of road rage karma when police say he was run over by his own pickup truck after getting out to bang on another driver's window. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Police Arrest Sex Offender Traveling With 16-Year-Old Girl

Authorities say they have apprehended a registered sex offender traveling with a 16-year-old girl after a high-speed chase through Louisiana swampland.

CBS Tampa–06/19/2014

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Woman Treated For Shark Bite To Leg

A woman suffered an apparent shark bite to her leg while swimming in the Intracoastal Waterway.

CBS Tampa–06/01/2014

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Is Your Handshake As Dangerous As Smoking?

A commentary in the Journal Of The American Medical Association says it’s time to say goodbye to the handshake greeting in a health care setting.

05/22/2014

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2 Snorkelers Die In Florida Keys

Two snorkelers are dead in separate incidents off the Florida Keys.

CBS Tampa–05/17/2014

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8-Year-Old Daughter Helps Mom Deliver Baby Brother At Home

Thanks to a 911 dispatcher, an 8-year-old Tampa girl helped her mother deliver her newborn brother while waiting for paramedics to arrive at their home.

CBS Tampa–05/13/2014

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Road Rage Incident Leaves Woman Hospitalized After Truck Ran Over Her Arm

A road rage incident in St. Petersburg has left a woman hospitalized.

04/25/2014

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