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Nightclub Cleared After Teen Falls Through Ceiling

Authorities say about 800 patrons were cleared from an Orlando nightclub after a teen crawling on a drop ceiling fell through the tiles.

CBS Tampa–04/05/2014

File photo of the Florida A&M marching band. (credit: ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-FAMU Band Member Gets 1 Year In Hazing Death

A former Florida A&M band member could become the first to be sentenced to jail time for his role in the hazing death of a drum major.

CBS Tampa–03/28/2014

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In Fla., President Obama Calls For Equal Pay For Women

President Barack Obama is blending his economic and political pitches by calling for equal pay for women and for Congress to pass more family-friendly workplace policies.

03/20/2014

Diners were doused with salt water when the center fish tank at the T-Rex Cafe in Downtown Disney sprung a leak. (Getty Images)

Huge Fish Tank Bursts Inside Downtown Disney Restaurant

Diners took videos of the leak and posted them online.

CBS Tampa–03/19/2014

Central Florida drivers are reporting closed gas stations and higher fuel prices. (Getty Images)

Gas Shortages Reported In Central Florida

Motorists report higher prices when they can find a station with fuel.

03/18/2014

File photo of the Florida A&M marching band. (credit: ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Charges Dropped Against 1 Defendant In FAMU Case

Prosecutors have decided not to pursue charges against one of the remaining defendants in the hazing death of a FAMU drum major.

03/15/2014

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Missing Toddler Found Buried In Shallow Grave

The body of a toddler discovered missing in central Florida this week has been found buried in a shallow grave.

CBS Tampa–02/11/2014

26-year-old Kaelyn Marie Partenza started the fire after a fight with her ex-boyfriend, say police. (Getty Images)

Fla. Baptist Convention Asked To Reconsider Appeal

An organization that helps sex abuse victims is asking the Florida Baptist Convention not to appeal a $12.5 million damage award to a young man who was abused by a Baptist minister as a child.

CBS Tampa–02/11/2014

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Orlando Airport New Kiosks Speed Up Customs

Officials at Orlando International Airport are hoping some new kiosks will allow international visitors to land, touch and go.

CBS Tampa–02/09/2014

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Baptists To Pay $12.5 Million In Sex Abuse

A central Florida jury has awarded $12.5 million in damages to a young man who was sexually abused by a Baptist minister when he was a child.

CBS Tampa–01/21/2014

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