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Friday, May 29, 2015
St. Pete council workshop treads water on Trop’s future
St. Petersburg Council members on Thursday pored over studies on what baseball is worth to a city and considered potential redevelopment options for the Tropicana Field site. 
FILE, JASON BEHNKEN / STAFF
Mayor Rick Kriseman is one vote closer but still a long way from winning the support he needs for a deal to let the Rays look for a new stadium site in Tampa Bay.
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
TSA agents stopped these items ‑ including a machete, brass knuckles and a slingshot ‑ from entering the secure area of Tampa International Airport. JAY CONNER/STAFF
Facing record summer travel, TSA watching for weapons
Rays outfielder David DeJesus leads the team with a .322 batting average and has driven in 18 runs.
Not trading DeJesus was best move for Rays
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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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