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Horrified friends watch screaming woman driven to her death in Plant City
A Plant City woman was struck and killed Dec. 8 by a pickup truck near the Alexander Street entrance to Interstate 4. Moments earlier, friends saw her trying to to escape from a moving minivan as the driver yanked her back in by the collar. [DANIEL FIGUEROA IV  |   Plant City Times & Observer]
PLANT CITY — Jonathon Adams heard a scream, "like a dog getting run over by a car," then saw a minivan come tearing around the corner with a woman he knew dangling out of the passenger side.It was the start of a deadly sequence of events Dec. 8 that...
Tami Isa died in 20015 of ovarian cancer. Now, her widower is suing Johnson & Johnson, claiming the talcum powder in the company's products caused the disease.
[Credit: Facebook]
Local widowers say baby powder caused their wives’ cancer
Sandra Wells, a health care navigator at the University of South Florida, holds a pen as she assists Tampa resident Lourdes Castellano at an Obamacare enrollment event last month. The deadline to enroll for 2018 is Friday, but people who were impacted by this year's hurricanes may qualify for an extension until Dec. 31. [LOREN ELLIOTT   |   Times]
Obamacare enrollment ends today, but some can get an extension
Daniel Edward Richards, 61, of Clearwater, confirms his intention to continue representing himself before Pinellas-Pasco Circuit Judge Chris Helinger on Tuesday. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD   |   Times
Being your own lawyer: bad idea. People in Tampa Bay do it anyway.

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Editorial: Warren’s smart approach on guns, domestic violence

Hillsborough State Attorney Andrew Warren would make it safer for victims and police alike with his plan to remove firearms from defendants charged with domestic violence. These cases are toxic...

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