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Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014
Gov. Scott to put own money into campaign
Republican Gov. Rick Scott has been outspending his main rival, Republican-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist, for months as the Scott campaign has leveled a barrage of negative attack ads at the former governor.
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Florida Gov. Rick Scott, who got elected after spending more than $70 million of his own money, is being forced to dip into his own wallet in the final days of his re-election campaign.
Edward Covington looks around the courtroom this morning during jury selection in his murder trial. He is charged with killing his girlfriend and her two children in 2008. 
JAY CONNER/STAFF
Jurors hear disturbing details about Lutz slayings
Josh McCown works out with Mike Glennon and the team Wednesday at One Buc Place in Tampa. JIM REED/STAFF
Bucs notes: Smith sees no QB controversy
Two dead in shooting attack at Canada’s Parliament
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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.

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