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Covington sentenced to death in gruesome 2008 murders
Edward Covington has been sentenced to death in the 2008 gruesome murders of his girlfriend and her two young children.
Miniature flags representing Cuba and the U.S. are displayed on the dash of an American classic car in Havana. Secretary of State John Kerry signed off on rescinding Cuba’s “state sponsor of terrorism” designation Friday, 45 days after the Obama administration informed Congress of its intent to do so on April 14. ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO
Cuba officially removed from U.S. terrorism blacklist
A Hillsborough County deputy captured this 6-foot gator that bit a horse Thursday night.
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Hillsborough deputy captures gator that attacked horse
Gregg Weiner, left, plays artist Mark Rothko, and  Andrew J. Perez plays Ken, the famous painter’s assistant, in the Tony Award-winning drama “Red.”
In American Stage’s ‘Red’ artist struggles with personal demons on big project
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Legislature will best serve Floridians by addressing these issues in special session

Paula Dockery I’m willing to bet the majority of Floridians are not anxiously awaiting the upcoming 20-day special session of the Florida Legislature. In fact, I’m pretty sure the vast majority of the state’s residents don’t even know it is occurring.

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