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SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19: Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks on the field before taking on the San Francisco 49ers in the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

(AUDIO) Was it OK for Marshawn Lynch to Skip the White House Visit?

The Seahawks made the traditional visit to the White House this week following their Super Bowl victory in February, but one major member of the team was missing. Marshawn Lynch opted not to make the […]

98.7 The Fan–05/22/2014

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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

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Former Jeb Bush Aide: ‘He Is Seriously Considering’ Running For President

Jeb Bush gets the question at just about every public appearance these days: Will you run for president?

CBS Tampa–03/18/2014

One of President Obama's nominees is Florida state judge Darrin Gayles, who would be the first openly gay black man to serve on the federal bench if confirmed by the Senate.  (credit: Thinkstock)

Obama Nominates Second Openly Gay Black Man To Federal Bench In Diversity Bid

President Barack Obama nominated a diverse group of candidates Wednesday to be federal judges as the White House tries to address concerns from black lawmakers about minority representation, one nomination, Darrin Gayles, would be the first openly gay, African-American man to serve on the federal bench.

CBS Tampa–02/06/2014

Quinnipiac gives Hillary Clinton the edge in a 2016 race vs. Sen. Marco Rubio or former Gov. Jeb Bush. (credit: Getty Images)

Florida Poll: Clinton Leads Bush, Rubio In Matchups

Quinnipiac poll give Hillary Clinton the edge in a hypothetical 2016 race.

CBS Tampa–01/31/2014

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Best Historic Vacations In The US

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

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Bush: I Need At Least Another Year To Decide Whether To Run In 2016

Boosting education standards and crafting an immigration policy that recognizes the valuable role newcomers play in creating jobs is essential to long-term economic growth, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said Wednesday.

CBS Tampa–05/30/2013

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NASA Mission To Lasso Asteroid Could Eventually Cost More Than $2.6 Billion

Surrounded by engineers, NASA chief Charles Bolden inspected a prototype spacecraft engine that could power an audacious mission to lasso an asteroid and tow it closer to Earth for astronauts to explore.

CBS Tampa–05/24/2013

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Fla. Poll: Clinton Leads Bush, Rubio In Potential 2016 Matchups

Hillary Clinton is a heavy early favorite among Florida voters in a hypothetical 2016 presidential matchup against either of the state’s two best-known Republicans — former Gov. Jeb Bush or U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, a poll released Thursday shows.

03/21/2013

U.S. President Barack Obama

President Obama Treats Himself To Boys’ Weekend In Florida

Faced with a lonely weekend of rattling around the White House without his wife and daughters, President Barack Obama arranged a golf outing with some buddies. In Florida.

02/16/2013

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