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Thursday, Oct 23, 2014
Suspect in Pinellas rape of teen turns himself in
A suspect in the rape of a 15-year-old girl was in custody after he approached a TV news crew that recognized him from a surveillance image, police said.
Pickup dragged under semi on I-4; driver critically hurt
Students are seen on the University of South Florida, St. Petersburg campus Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. The University Trustees will vote Thursday to expand the South Florida Campus at St. Petersburg possibly adding more buildings and more economic impact on downtown St. Petersburg. CHRIS URSO/STAFF
Split Florida? Resolution might validate ‘USF’ name
The Bucs have elected to defer on each of the four occasions they’ve won a pregame coin toss this year. ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO
Bucs have reasons for deferring at coin toss
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Douglas MacKinnon The multiplying missteps by the Obama administration with regard to the Ebola “crisis” exposes a deep, dark secret our federal government keeps from you. That secret is this: Should the worst happen, you and your family are basically on your own.

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