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Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014

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Colo. teens’ travel renews concerns about terror appeal

DENVER (AP) – Three teenage girls being investigated for trying to join Islamic State forces in Syria were victims of an “online predator” who encouraged them, a school official said today, as U.S. officials tried to determine ho...
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Lingering ankle injury frustrates Bucs DE Johnson

Lingering ankle injury frustrates Bucs DE Johnson

TAMPA — The tip of the spear has not been sharp. And the right edge has a nick in it, one that’s been there almost since the spear was pulled from its sheath.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Hillsborough to finance 75-bed shelter for homeless

TAMPA — The chilly winds of winter add another degree of misery to the lives of Hillsborough County’s homeless population.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Bucs notes: Smith sees no QB controversy

Bucs notes: Smith sees no QB controversy

TAMPA — Although he declined to name his starter under center for Sunday’s home matchup against the Vikings, Bucs coach Lovie Smith rebuffed any notion of a quarterback controversy.
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Jurors hear disturbing details about Lutz slayings

Jurors hear disturbing details about Lutz slayings

After brutally killing and mutilating his girlfriend and her two young children, Edward Covington told detectives that Lisa Frieberg “did nothing but love me,” a prosecutor told jurors.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Expert: Autopsy doesn’t show if Brown went for gun

Expert: Autopsy doesn’t show if Brown went for gun

ST. LOUIS — Michael Brown’s official autopsy indicates he was shot in the hand at close range, but a medical examiner not involved in the investigation says there’s no way to conclude whether the injury meant the unarmed 18-year-...
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Socom seeks drone services to collect intel

Warren “Skip” Parish has already punched the first Wednesday and Thursday of December into his calendar.
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BofA to refund Apple Pay customers charged twice

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State regulators approve new electric rates

TALLAHASSEE – Florida regulators are signing off on new rates for three of the state’s biggest power companies that will result in some customers paying less.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Huge gold nugget going up for sale in California

Huge gold nugget going up for sale in California

SAN FRANCISCO — One of the biggest gold nuggets found in modern times in Northern California’s historic Gold Country is going up for sale.
Updated: 4 hours ago