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Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014
With no fan onstage, Crist, Scott debate gets heated
Democratic candidate Charlie Crist, left, and Republican Gov. Rick Scott shake hands before their live television debate in Jacksonville.

Florida’s economy — and which candidate would help it more — drove the final debate held Tuesday between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist.

Tampa Bay Lightning's Brett Connolly, right, has his shot deflected by Calgary Flames goalie Karri Ramo during the first period.
Bolts steal victory over Calgary in OT
A Kansas City Royals' fan wraps his head in a towel following the eighth inning of Game 1 . The Royals went on to lose the game 7-1.
Giants rout Royals 7-1 in World Series opener
A health worker takes the temperature of U.S. Marines arriving to take part in Operation United Assistance on Oct. 9 near Monrovia, Liberia. Some 90 Marines landed on KC-130 transport planes and MV-22 Ospreys to support the American effort to contain the Ebola epidemic. The Ospreys, which can land vertically like helicopters, will transport U.S. troops and supplies as they build 17 Ebola treatment centers around Liberia.  U.S. President Barack Obama has committed up to 4,000 troops in West Africa to combat the disease.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
Tampa Bay area veterans hospitals train on handling Ebola cases
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Spare change a small price to help others

Joe  Brown Parking meters first appeared in American cities in the 1930s when the number of automobiles began to grow faster than the spaces that could accommodate them, particularly in downtown areas. Today they generate millions of dollars for some cities, and while many drivers consider them a nuisance, what some call one-armed bandits have become an acceptable part of the urban landscape.

Editorial: Another test for the state’s utility regulators
Our recommendations for Nov. 4
Editorial: Pasco shelter for immigrant children should be allowed to expand
Letter of the day: Ebola misinformation a concern
Letters to the editor: Helping substitute teachers succeed