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Sunday, Mar 29, 2015
Center helps endangered elephants after circus
Jim Williams, assistant manager at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation, feeds carrots to an Asian elephant. The species’ numbers have been reduced greatly over the past century.
The largest memory of Asian elephants this side of Vietnam roams Polk County's Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Center for Elephant Conservation.
Four men were shot in an outside patio area at Carmine’s 7th Avenue, Tampa police said. No witnesses have come forward with information.
‘No snitch’ rule hamstrings police investigations of shootings
Students file onto the school hallways at Pinellas Park Middle School heading th=o their classes. School started today at Pinellas County School for approximately 150 thousand students. JAY CONNER/STAFF
Florida bill would let students attend any school in state
Vince Young was spectacular in college at Texas and got off to a fast start in the NFL, but his career quickly fizzled. He played in only 61 games during his six pro seasons. 
Making right NFL draft pick difficult to project
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