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Thursday, Mar 05, 2015
St. Pete mother encourages son to jump from window
A mother with a shotgun, who may have been having a psychotic episode, encouraged her 7-year-old son to jump from a two-story window by telling him a serial killer was coming into their apartment, police said.
‘Queen of tax fraud’ request denied, sentenced again to 21 years
Ringling Bros. eliminating elephants from circus acts
Trent Cole, who was slated to make $11.6 million in 2015, was let go by the Eagles two days ago after he and the team failed to reach a compromise on a new contract. ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO
Bucs meeting today with ex-Eagles DE Trent Cole
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What was remarkable about Scott’s State of the State? What he didn’t say

Paula Dockery The legislative session is officially underway, and the opening day was filled with the customary pomp and circumstance. Legislators’ desks were filled with flowers, dignitaries were present, prayers were offered, patriotic songs were sung, and the Senate president and speaker of the House presented their visions to their respective chambers.

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In Tampa, the voters speak
Net neutrality will stifle investment and innovation
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