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Hubbard's Marina Awarded Top 10 Boat Tours In The CountryHubbard's Marina has been awarded top 10 best boat tour in the country by USA Today 10Best readers' choice awards. 
At Least Two Dead And Others Injured In A Shooting At A Texas Elementary SchoolA suspect is in custody after a shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, left at least two dead and injured more than a dozen others, including students, authorities said.
Officials Investigating Two Possible Monkeypox Cases In FloridaOfficials say the cases are being investigated in Broward County and it could be the United States’ third and fourth cases to be identified as cases in other countries continue to rise.
Pinellas County Releases New Evacuation ZonesThousands of residents in Pinellas County are now in new evacuation zones.
Tampa Bay's Housing Market Sees Intense Bidding WarsA new report shows Tampa's housing market is getting more and more competitive, while other areas in the country are showing the opposite.
Hillsborough County Schools Opens First Montessori ProgramHillsborough County Schools is getting its first ever Montessori learning program for students.
Local Mental Health Organizations Works With Hillsborough County StudentsOne local organization is partnering with Hillsborough County Schools to help students with mental health issues.
Three-Dose Covid-19 Vaccine Produces Strong Immune Responses In Children Ages Six Months To Five Years, Pfizer And BioNTech SayThree Child-size doses of the Pfizer/BioNtech Covid-19 vaccine have shown a strong immune response in children ages six months to five years, the companies said Monday. The vaccine makers said they will finish submitting the trial data to the US Food and Drug Administration this week.
Freedom Plasma Opens Up A Location In St. PetersburgFreedom Plasma is expanding its service by opening a second location in St. Petersburg on May 24, 2022. 
The US Is In Process Of Releasing Monkeypox Vaccine From National Stockpile For 'High-Risk' PeopleThe United States is in the process of releasing the monkeypox vaccine from the nation's Strategic National Stockpile as a global outbreak of cases is under investigation.
Elon Musk Explores The Limits Of Tesla's 'Self-Driving' TechnologyAs Elon Musk tweets his way through his pending Twitter acquisition, FX's "The New York Times Presents" documentary banner takes a hard look at his flagship business, Tesla, and its long-deferred promise to deliver self-driving car technology with "Elon Musk's Crash Course."
Baby Formula Arrives In Indianapolis From Germany On US Military AircraftA shipment of 35 tons of baby formula has arrived Sunday in Indianapolis on a US military aircraft from Germany to address a nationwide shortage.


Amber Heard's attorneys rest case as civil trial continuesDepp is suing Heard for libel over a 2018 op-ed she wrote describing herself as "a public figure representing domestic abuse."
London singer Yvonne MK's soulful cover songs go viral on TikTokVladimir Duthiers shares the story of a London-based singer who is putting a smile on many people's faces. Yvonne MK's soulful covers of songs like "Blinding Lights" and "Iris" have garnered millions of views on TikTok, and helped brighten people’s moods during the darkest days of the pandemic.
Aerosmith cancels Vegas shows after Steven Tyler enters rehabIn a statement shared on Twitter, the rock band said Steven Tyler has entered a treatment program and would be unable to perform.
Saturday Sessions: Bonnie Raitt performs “Love Letter"Singer-songwriter Bonnie Raitt has been eagerly waiting to get back on the road and her fans have waited six long years for her brand-new album,” Just Like That.” For “Saturday Sessions,” Raitt performs “Love Letter.”
Colin Cantwell, designer of "Star Wars" spaceships and Death Star, dies at 90The artist's concept sketches and prototype models for the X-Wing, TIE fighters and the Star Destroyer, as well as the Empire's "ultimate weapon," helped set the aesthetic for George Lucas' space epic.
Auction of iconic "Wizard of Oz" dress blocked by priest's familyCatholic University was set to auction off the dress, which has an estimated value between $800,000 and $1.2 million. But the niece of the late Father Glibert Hartke says the school doesn't own it.