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Tampa Bay Area Instructor Named Florida Teacher Of The Year

The 2016 Florida Teacher of the Year was named Thursday night and the winner is Tampa Bay area language arts teacher.

07/09/2015

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Access To Florida Online Court Records Varies By Hierarchy

Florida’s clerks of court are leading the nation in making electronic state court records available to the public online.

03/15/2015

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Woman Charged With Driving With Son On Hood

It should go without saying, your child is not a hood ornament. Well, authorities said a central Florida woman is facing a child cruelty charge after she drove down a busy road with her teenage son on the hood of her car.

01/12/2015

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2 Dead After Boat Hits Bridge In Central Florida

Two boaters were killed after hitting a bridge pylon on a lake in central Florida.

12/29/2014

A hunter aims and prepares to shoot a wild duck on Pripyat's river, not far from the village of Veresnitsa, some 260 km south of Minsk on April 5, 2014. AFP PHOTO / VIKTOR DRACHEV        (Photo credit should read VIKTOR DRACHEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Central Florida Residents Challenge Decision To Allow Silencers

Three Central Florida residents have filed a legal challenge against a state decision allowing hunters to use silencers, citing safety issues as their primary concern.

12/08/2014

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Potentially Deadly Virus Found In Florida Chickens

Three Florida chickens tested positive for the possibly fatal West Nile Virus.

08/23/2014

A vendor (C) waits for customers displaying turtles at a market in Jakarta on February 5, 2008. A surge in demand for exotic freshwater turtles and tortoises in Southeast Asia is fuelling rampant illegal trade in the animals in Indonesia, wildlife experts warned recently. TRAFFIC Southeast Asia said its investigators discovered that 48 species of freshwater turtles and tortoises were sold in Indonesia's capital Jakarta and the vast majority were illegally obtained. AFP PHOTO/Jewel SAMAD (Photo: EWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Three Men Charged In Illegal Freshwater Turtle Harvests

Three men, in central Florida, have been charged with several felonies and misdemeanors for the alleged illegal harvest, selling and buying of 2,100 pounds of freshwater turtles.

07/15/2014

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Authorities: Florida Man Struck By Lightning, Dies

A southwest Florida man died after he was apparently struck by lightning, according to authorities.

05/14/2014

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Senate Backs Tax Holiday Smaller Than Scott Wants

Senators started moving forward Monday with a sales-tax holiday for back-to-school shoppers, but the proposal is a week shorter than requested by Gov. Rick Scott.

03/10/2014

George Zimmerman at his bond hearing on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Prosecutor: Zimmerman Will Not Face Domestic Charges

George Zimmerman, the man acquitted of murder charges in July for the fatal shooting of Miami Gardens teen Trayvon Martin, will not have domestic violence charges filed against him, prosecutors say.

12/11/2013

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