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Capt. Citrus, face of Florida OJ, gets a makeover

Capt. Citrus, face of Florida OJ, gets a makeover

TAMPA– Captain Citrus, the mascot of the Florida Department of Citrus, is getting a makeover.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Disney Live! sets pair of 2015 shows in Tampa

Disney and magic will come together for a pair of weekend shows at the Amalie Arena next year.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Family displaced after fire at Trinity home

An adult and two children escaped injury when their Trinity home caught fire this morning.
Updated: 4 hours ago

Polk teacher accused of having sex with student

A Polk County teacher was arrested late Monday, accused by police of having sex with a 14-year-old student from Southwest Middle School.
Updated: 4 hours ago

Riverview High student struck by vehicle, injured

A Riverview High School student on a bicycle was struck by a car and injured early today at Balm Riverview Road and Whispering Creek Boulevard.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Plant City winery sues two residents who opposed its rezoning

Plant City winery sues two residents who opposed its rezoning

PLANT CITY — A winery has filed libel and slander lawsuits against two residents who spoke out against its highly contested request for rezoning to allow it to brew beer and serve it by the glass.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Crist would consider bypassing lawmakers to expand Medicaid

Crist would consider bypassing lawmakers to expand Medicaid

Charlie Crist says he believes there is “a good argument” that a Florida governor could expand the state’s Medicaid program under the Affordable Care Act through an executive order, without approval by the Legislature, and he might seek to do so if he’s elected governor.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Radisson suspends Vikings sponsorship after Peterson charged

Radisson suspends Vikings sponsorship after Peterson charged Video

MINNETONKA, Minn. — The Radisson hotel chain is suspending its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings after star running back Adrian Peterson was charged with child abuse in Texas.
Updated: 5 hours ago
St. Pete-Clearwater sees 22% growth in air passengers

St. Pete-Clearwater sees 22% growth in air passengers

ST. PETERSBURG — St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport served 22 percent more passengers in August compared to the same month last year. The airport is also seeing a 22 percent increase in passenger growth for the year so far....
Updated: 6 hours ago
Foles leads Eagles to 30-27 win against Colts

Foles leads Eagles to 30-27 win against Colts

INDIANAPOLIS — With Nick Foles at quarterback and LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles in the backfield, the Philadelphia Eagles are never out of the game.
Updated: 6 hours ago