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Police: Fort Lauderdale man stuffed assault rifles down his pants

FORT LAUDERDALE – A Florida man faces grand theft charges for allegedly trying to steal assault rifles from a pawn shop by stuffing them down his pants.
Published: 05/27/15

Authorities say Fla. doctor, clinic were running pill mill

ORLANDO – A doctor and eight employees of a South Florida medical clinic are facing manslaughter, racketeering and other charges in what authorities say was a massive pill mill operation.
Published: 05/27/15
PSTA’s wish list: Replacement buses

PSTA’s wish list: Replacement buses

ST. PETERSBURG — Buying replacement buses to keep its fleet up-to-date tops the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority’s list of priorities for the next five years.
Published: 05/27/15

U2’s longtime tour manager found dead

NEW YORK — Dennis Sheehan, U2’s longtime tour manager, has died a day after the band kicked off a five-night stint in the Los Angeles area.
Published: 05/27/15
When it comes to battling child predators, parents the most important authority

When it comes to battling child predators, parents the most important authority

TAMPA —Law enforcement wants to enlist parents in the fight against child predators.
Published: 05/27/15

Child injured in flipped bounce house released from hospital

FORT LAUDERDALE — The child most seriously injured when a waterspout sent an inflatable bounce house flying over a Fort Lauderdale beach has been released from the hospital....
Published: 05/27/15

Health law court case winner could be political loser

WASHINGTON — The party that wins the impending Supreme Court decision on President Barack Obama’s health care law could be the political loser.
Published: 05/27/15
New Pinellas Park chief takes steps to empower community

New Pinellas Park chief takes steps to empower community

PINELLAS PARK — Chief Michael Haworth doesn’t care if people think his police officers look ridiculous riding around on Segway scooters. He just hopes they will say so.
Published: 05/27/15
What’s with the green stripes on Tampa’s roads?

What’s with the green stripes on Tampa’s roads?

New bike lanes around Tampa are helping the city become more green in more ways than one.
Published: 05/27/15

Girl, 17, critically injured in Largo rollover crash

A 17-year-old girl was critically injured in a rollover crash that closed a portion of southbound U.S. 19 early this morning.
Published: 05/27/15