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Nelson seeks to tighten visa program for foreign workers
Senator Bill Nelson said he thinks the H-1B visa program is being used by American companies to displace American workers. TRIBUNE FILE
Nelson received letters from employees of a St. Petersburg company, who said they, too, were being replaced by foreign workers, he said. In one case, an IT worker was being made to train his replacement.
Grandmother shot dead in bed prompts new call to end violence
Curtis Reeves, left, looks on as his attorney Richard Escobar reviews notes Tuesday during a pretrial hearing in Reeves' murder case. Reeves is accused of fatally shooting Chad Oulson in The Cobb Grove 16 movie theater in Wesley Chapel in 2014. ANDY JONES/STAFF
Movie theater shooting case delayed until January
June 30, 2015 St. Petersburg - Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Steven Geltz (54) reacts after Cleveland Indians third baseman Giovanny Urshela's 3 run home run during the 7th inning Tuesday night at Tropicana Field. 
JASON BEHNKEN / STAFF
Rays manage only 2 hits in loss to Indians
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Joe Henderson I remember sitting in the pews at the Church of God one Sunday morning in my small hometown in Ohio. This was a holy-roller church with lot of shouting, praying and praising.

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