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  • Pro-pot rally planned at Broward Courthouse

    Attorney General candidate Jim Lewis, a Fort Lauderdale lawyer, is attempting to capture even more publicity from his call last week to legalize marijuana. Now he's planning a pro pot rally at the Broward County Courthouse. Lewis plans to appear at...
  • Law officer fatalities are up almost 40 percent across the nation

    Law officer fatalities are up almost 40 percent across the nation
    Orange County Deputy Brandon Coates, who was gunned down during a traffic stop earlier this month, was among the 160 law enforcement officers who were killed in the line of duty across the country this year — evidence that violence against cops...
  • Tampa Jefferson WR Andre Davis had USF No. 1 wire to wire

    Tampa Jefferson WR Andre Davis had USF No. 1 wire to wire
    The big boys came at him hard. He liked what he heard. Like what he saw from various state college programs like Florida State and Miami when he attended games. But talented Tampa Jefferson receiver Andre Davis stuck to his loyalties all along. He was...
  • Woman Accused of Murdering 'Mouthy' Children Denied Bail

    Woman Accused of Murdering 'Mouthy' Children Denied Bail
    TAMPA, Fla. -- Bail was denied on Monday for a Florida woman accused of murdering her two teen-aged children because they talked back to her. Julie Schenecker, 50, was arrested last Friday after police found the bodies of her 16-year old daughter Calyx...
  • Teen Bull Rider Dies in Florida

    Teen Bull Rider Dies in Florida
    TAMPA, Fl. - A teen bull rider was kicked at least once in the chest after she was thrown and later died, Florida authorities said Saturday. Brooke Ann Coats, 16, died from injuries Friday evening at Tampa General Hospital, according to the...
  • 4 Dead, 1 Missing as Debby Moves Out of Florida

    4 Dead, 1 Missing as Debby Moves Out of Florida
    Post-Tropical Cyclone Debby headed into the Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday after leaving four people dead and one missing, and deluging Florida with buckets of rain that triggered flooding statewide. The storm lost its tropical characteristics late...
  • Cops: Baby injured when mom tried to run over man

    Tamika Lashaunda Willis, 29, threw her 18-month-old daughter into her car without buckling her into a baby safety seat, according to Tampa police records, reports the St. Petersburg Times. Why the rush? So Willis could try repeatedly to run over a 49-...
  • Troopers: Man drove to casino after fatal hit-and-run

    Henry Michael Tippins, of Riverview, took a big gamble after he allegedly caused a deadly hit and run: He fled the scene of the fatal accident and hid at the Hard Rock Casino in Tampa, reports the St. Petersburg Times. But the odds weren't in Tippins...
  • 'Sweepstakes' game rooms raise legal, tax questions

    'Sweepstakes' game rooms raise legal, tax questions
    Lillie Chappell was up about $50, then down about the same, and was into her third hour playing a video game — pressing a button on the computer screen and watching tumbling four-leaf clovers, bars, horseshoes, numeral sevens. Compared with slot...
  • Deputies: Dad let girl, 11, drive after he drank wine

    Meet Daddy's little designated driver -- his 11-year-old daughter. Donald Leet, of Apollo Beach, told Hillsborough County Sheriff's deputies on Tuesday he had consumed a glass of vino and that his driver's license was suspended, reports the St....
  • FHP: Trooper ferrying drunk driver to jail collides with another drunk driver

    As a Florida Highway Patrol trooper was driving an alleged drunk driver to jail in Tampa, his cruiser collided with a Ford Ranger driven by Luis Alberto Reyes-Cervantes, 24 a man authorities say was drunk, reports the St. Petersburg Times. Reyes-...