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Thursday, Oct 23, 2014
Early voting period begins today in Hillsborough
In Hillsborough, citizens can vote 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Nov. 2, including weekends, at 15 locations. TRIBUNE FILE PHOTOS
In Hillsborough, you can vote from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Nov. 2, including weekends, at 15 locations. Early voting also began Monday in Pinellas, and it starts Saturday in Pasco.
Secret Service respond on the North Lawn of the White House after a man jumped the White House fence today.
Man apprehended after jumping White House fence
Kansas City Royals Omar Infante, left, is congratulated by Salvador Perez for hitting a two-run homer in the sixth inning.
Royals clobber Giants 7-2 to even World Series
If Edward Covington is convicted of first-degree murder, prosecutors plan to see a death sentence. JAY CONNER/STAFF
Jurors hear disturbing details about Lutz slayings
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Douglas MacKinnon The multiplying missteps by the Obama administration with regard to the Ebola “crisis” exposes a deep, dark secret our federal government keeps from you. That secret is this: Should the worst happen, you and your family are basically on your own.

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Editorial: Another test for the state’s utility regulators
Our recommendations for Nov. 4
Letter of the day: Fed’s perverse policies contribute to wealth gap
Letters to the editor: Media mischaracterizes bishops’ response to Pope Francis