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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014

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Jeb Bush could unite tea party and liberals against him
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Jeb Bush could unite tea party and liberals against him

Jeb Bush’s campaign for the presidency all but officially began Tuesday with the announcement via Twitter that he will “actively explore the possibility of running.”
Updated: 4 hours ago
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Comings and goings ... a mixed bag

TAMPA — Comings and goings ...
Updated: 6 hours ago
The courage to seek the truth
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The courage to seek the truth

The last time I saw Marty Baron he was one of our interns here at Mother Trib, and to be honest I can’t quite picture him.
Published: 12/15/14
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Garner and Ferguson cases prove racial chasm still exists

The video is damning.
Published: 12/14/14
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Protestors rely on skewed reading of facts

In the tumultuous matter of White Cops 2, Black Victims 0, let’s stipulate this at the top: Complaints against aggressive policing in predominately black communities are not without merit. Neither are they without recourse. Responsible agencie...
Published: 12/14/14
Armwood's wait ends with more frustration
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Armwood's wait ends with more frustration

Saturday afternoon, Armwood players and coaches walked away 14-1 again, runners-up again, in another Class 6A title game. This time, Martin Fennelly says, Armwood could have won.
Published: 12/13/14
Updated: 12/14/14
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Football’s future cloudy as parents have second thoughts

In his epic book “Instant Replay” about the 1967 championship season by the Green Bay Packers, guard Jerry Kramer wrote about how he often played with concussions.
Published: 12/14/14
Nabokov is happily embracing his new role
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Nabokov is happily embracing his new role

Evgeni Nabokov, in the twilight of a successful 14-year career — been there, saved that — has come to Tampa to back up Ben Bishop and maybe lead the NHL in keeping it loose, writes columnist Martin Fennelly.
Published: 12/13/14
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Ho, ho, ho from our jam-packed attic

The idea last spring was to spread out some plywood in the attic to create more space for the ever-increasing collection of “stuff” that was jamming closets, drawers and space beneath beds. We already had stuck a few things up there, but ...
Published: 12/13/14
Ode to an old football coach and a love of the game
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Ode to an old football coach and a love of the game

Football took Charlie McCullers from the strawberry fields of Plant City and Dover to some of the biggest stages of American sports. While that gave him a career, the spotlight usually fell on others.
Published: 12/12/14