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Thursday, Oct 23, 2014

Elections

Police employ high-tech tool in pumpkin riot probe

KEENE, N.H. — Police in New Hampshire are using a relatively new application to collect photos and videos they hope will lead to arrests following weekend chaos at a pumpkin festival.
Updated: 1 hour ago

Highlights of ballot initiatives voters to weigh

Large companies and national advocacy groups are putting millions of dollars in ads behind ballot measures this year, from questions about oil companies’ profits in Alaska to medical marijuana in Florida, according to an analysis of advertisin...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Where to vote early in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco

Where to vote early in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco

TAMPA — Early voting begins today in Hillsborough County and Saturday in Pasco County for the Nov. 4 general election. Early voting began Monday in Pinellas County. In Hillsborough, you can vote early 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Nov. 2, including...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Incumbent, newcomer seek House District 65 seat

Incumbent, newcomer seek House District 65 seat

DUNEDIN — The moderate Democrat who represents North Pinellas County in the Florida House faces a challenge from a young Republican running for the first time in a general election.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Gov. Scott to put own money into campaign

Gov. Scott to put own money into campaign

TALLAHASSEE – Florida Gov. Rick Scott, who got elected four years ago after spending more than $70 million of his own money, is being forced to dip into his own wallet in the final days of his re-election campaign.
Updated: 17 hours ago

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Updated: 19 hours ago
Christian activist, businesswoman seek school board seat

Christian activist, businesswoman seek school board seat

TAMPA — In less than two weeks, Eastern Hillsborough voters will choose between a conservative Christian activist and a Brandon-area businesswoman for the open District 4 spot on the school board.
Updated: 20 hours ago
Poll: Scott, Crist in dead heat in governor’s race

Poll: Scott, Crist in dead heat in governor’s race

TAMPA ­­— The third new poll in two days shows a dead heat in the race for governor between incumbent Republican Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist.
Updated: 22 hours ago
Few holds barred in final Crist-Scott debate before election

Few holds barred in final Crist-Scott debate before election

An full hour of bitter back-and-forth highlighted the negative race for the governor’s mansion. The two men confronted each other throughout, taking jabs over political and personal positions.
Published: 10/21/14
Updated: 10/22/14
Hillsborough school board District 2 race a friendly one

Hillsborough school board District 2 race a friendly one

School board member is one of the few positions in education that the two candidates for the Hillsborough District 2 seat haven’t held yet.
Published: 10/22/14