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Friday, Mar 06, 2015

Plane that skidded at LaGuardia removed from runway

Plane that skidded at LaGuardia removed from runway

NEW YORK — The Delta jetliner that skidded and smashed through a fence at LaGuardia Airport has been removed from the runway....
Updated: 1 min ago

Girl, 4, dies from meningitis in Bradenton

BRADENTON — The family of a 4-year-old Bradenton girl diagnosed with meningitis last month says the child has died.
Updated: 1 min ago

Wyndfields builder wants to add units in Wesley Chapel

WESLEY CHAPEL — A South Florida developer who could be on the hook to build part of the State Road 56 extension is asking Pasco County to increase his zoning approvals for more than 900 additional homes and apartments....
Updated: 4 mins ago
Even-keeled Eakins just what Hillsborough schools need now
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Even-keeled Eakins just what Hillsborough schools need now

Put yourself in Jeff Eakins’ place for a moment.
Updated: 10 mins ago
Tampa police officers begin wearing body cameras

Tampa police officers begin wearing body cameras

Some Tampa police officers are beginning to use body-worn cameras today.
Updated: 12 mins ago
Surgeon saves leg of dog found shot on tracks

Surgeon saves leg of dog found shot on tracks

A veterinary surgeon early today saved the leg of a Cabela the dog, who was found shot and bound to train tracks earlier this week.
Updated: 42 mins ago
Cold front gives Tampa area a break from heat

Cold front gives Tampa area a break from heat

A cold front is pushing south through the Tampa area, bringing clouds and slightly cooler temperatures through the weekend.
Updated: 53 mins ago
LaGuardia landing mishap raises questions on runway snow closures

LaGuardia landing mishap raises questions on runway snow closures

NEW YORK — The rough landing of a Delta jetliner at LaGuardia Airport in a driving snowstorm just minutes after the runway had been plowed has raised questions about when airports should close runways due to snow or ice.
Updated: 54 mins ago
Security questioned in probe of attack on U.S. envoy to Seoul

Security questioned in probe of attack on U.S. envoy to Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea — Police on Friday investigated the motive of the anti-U.S. activist they say slashed the U.S. ambassador to South Korea, as questions turned to whether security was neglected.
Updated: 56 mins ago

Woman made bomb threat at Miami airport, police say

Authorities say a 33-year-old Honduran woman crashed her vehicle into a police patrol car at Miami International Airport and screamed that she had a bomb.
Updated: 60 mins ago