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LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 21:  Alcohol lines shelves in an Off License in Brixton on February 21, 2011 in London, England. Doctors have warned that inadequate regulations on alcohol may cost the lives of around 250,000 people in England and Wales over the next 20 years. A minimum price of 50p per unit is urgently needed, according to leading liver disease specialists.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Senate Leaves Door Open In Liquor, Groceries Debate

A Senate bill would reduce travel time for shoppers looking for liquor and groceries but keep up a wall between them.

03/18/2015

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 21:  Alcohol lines shelves in an Off License in Brixton on February 21, 2011 in London, England. Doctors have warned that inadequate regulations on alcohol may cost the lives of around 250,000 people in England and Wales over the next 20 years. A minimum price of 50p per unit is urgently needed, according to leading liver disease specialists.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Publix, Wal-Mart At Odds Over Separating Liquor

An alcohol measure that would allow shoppers to pick up fifths of alcohol in grocery stores passed its first hurdle in the House Wednesday but not without objection from Florida’s largest grocer.

02/18/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Sleeping Witness Says He Didn’t Hear Shooting

Police said a sleeping passenger told them he had no idea that the driver had been fatally shot.

02/08/2015

(Source: CBSLosAngeles)

Plane Crashes Into Central Florida Building; 2 Believed Dead

A small plane crashed into a Florida storage warehouse on Thursday. Two people aboard the plane are believed dead.

01/22/2015

(Source: AP)

Sheriff: Lakeland Lawyer Arrested After Threatening Deputies

A central Florida lawyer reportedly threatened sheriff’s deputies with a gun, knife and baseball bat

01/19/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Three Florida Metro Areas Lead In Home Price Increases

Three Florida metro areas had among the biggest increases in home prices year over year.

01/04/2015

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Man Electrocuted While Trimming Trees In Lakeland

A Florida man trimming trees died after he hit a power line and was electrocuted.

12/27/2014

(Source: AP)

Police: Woman Tries Hiring Hitman To Kill Husband

A Lakeland woman was arrested on Saturday for trying to hire a hitman to kill her husband, deputies said.

12/23/2014

(Source: health.com)

Publix Recalls Snack Mix Over Missing Warning Label

Publix is recalling a snack mix they sold which is missing its warning label saying it contains peanuts.

10/17/2014

(Source: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

Amazon Opens Second Florida Center

Amazon has opened its second regional fulfillment center in Florida.

10/01/2014

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