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Lightning LW Malone Arrested After Traffic Stop

Police say Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ryan Malone has been charged with DUI and possession of cocaine.

04/12/2014

Source: CBS4

Alleged Police Impersonator Is Actually Federal Agent

The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office was seeking information about a suspected police impersonator this week after the person stopped a woman and yelled at her. But it turns out there was a little more to the story.

CBS Miami–03/07/2014

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Miami To Broward Is Fla.’s Biggest Migration Flow

In 2011, nearly 25,000 residents moved from Miami-Dade County to Broward County, making it the largest county-to-county migration in Florida.

02/06/2014

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Documents: Officer Who Dragged Suspect Received No Disciplinary Action

No disciplinary action was taken against a Tampa Police officer after surveillance video showed him dragging a suspect who was restrained across the ground to be booked into jail.

01/30/2014

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Bill To Open Fireworks Sales Takes Flight In Senate

Under a new measure backed in the Florida Senate on Wednesday, locals as young as 16 will be able to get their hands on bottle rockets or more-powerful fireworks.

01/08/2014

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Man’s Body Recovered At Water Treatment Plant

Rescue workers in Hillsborough County have recovered the body of a construction worker who fell and became trapped in the mud at a Tampa Bay-area water treatment plant.

CBS Miami–01/03/2014

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Gov. Scott Sets Date For Election To Replace U.S. Rep. Bill Young

Florida Governor Rick Scott set dates for a special election to replace the late U.S. Rep. Bill Young who died earlier this month.

10/31/2013

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Amazon To Open Two Warehouses In Florida

Internet retail giant Amazon is officially coming to Florida. Amazon.com confirmed Tuesday that it will build distribution centers in Hillsborough County and in Lakeland, with the expectation of creating more than 1,000 full-time jobs. However, it means Floridians will now have to pay sales tax on their Amazon purchases.

CBS Miami–10/23/2013

A sinkhole swallowed  a sleeping man in his bedroom underneath this house near Tampa. (Source: WTSP-TV/CBS)

House Demolished After Sinkhole Swallows Man

Construction crews got to work Sunday razing a Tampa-area home over a huge sinkhole less than 24 hours after the search for one of the men who lived in the home, and was swallowed up the earth, was called off.

03/03/2013

A sinkhole swallowed  a sleeping man in his bedroom underneath this house near Tampa. (Source: WTSP-TV/CBS)

Tampa Sinkhole That Swallowed Sleeping Man Grows Deeper

A sinkhole that swallowed a Tampa-area man while he slept continues to grow.

CBS4–03/02/2013

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