Hillsborough County

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Florida Schools Chief To Lead New York Education Dept.

A Florida school superintendent will lead New York’s education department.

05/26/2015

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Man Guilty Of Fatally Beating Wife With Bat

A Florida man was convicted of beating his wife to death using a baseball bat.

01/31/2015

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Teens Charged With Threatening 911 Dispatchers

Authorities say three Tampa Bay area teens have been charged with making threatening calls to Hillsborough County’s 911 dispatch center.

12/24/2014

October 2012: State Sen. Maria Sachs  (Source: CBS4)

Sachs Holding Off Bogdanoff; Other Incumbents Win

In a bitter rematch Tuesday in a district that includes parts of Palm Beach and Broward counties, state Sen. Maria Sachs, D-Delray Beach, appeared headed toward beating former Sen. Ellyn Bogdanoff in the highest-profile Senate race of the year.

11/04/2014

Absentee ballots (Source: CBS4)

Early Votes Pour In From Central Florida

More than half of Central Florida residents who voted with absentee ballots have sent them back.

10/25/2014

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Craigslist Post Leads To Chop Shop Bust

Detectives from Monroe County Sheriff’s Office got a lead from a Craigslist post that resulted in two chop shop ring arrests.

10/16/2014

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Supreme Court To Weigh Florida Case On Judicial Fundraising

U.S. Supreme court officials announced they will take up a Florida campaign on whether judicial candidates should be allowed to personally solicit campaign contributions.

10/02/2014

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Amazon Opens Second Florida Center

Amazon has opened its second regional fulfillment center in Florida.

10/01/2014

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ACLU Calls For Investigation Of Gender-Based Classes

A civil rights group is calling for a federal investigation into single-gender classes in three Florida counties.

09/03/2014

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Rideshare Companies And County Fight Over Fares

A simmering feud between the agency that regulates cab and limousine services in Hillsborough County and a handful of upstart ride-sharing companies has escalated after a Lyft driver refused to take a plea on a misdemeanor of driving a taxi without a license and demanded a jury trial.

08/31/2014

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