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Thursday, May 05, 2016
Hillsborough slashing tests for elementary students after complaints
School board members got their first look at next year’s testing schedule, and four-page testing schedule scattered with strike-throughs to reduce it to two pages. The deleted tests will now be optional.
Bern’s Steak House wins Tampa’s first James Beard Award in decades
Authorities said Timothy Johnson told other inmates he killed Judith Therianos while they had intercourse March 13, then stole her debit card to buy beer and a meal and continued having sex with her corpse. PASCO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Pasco man charged in killing of Maine woman was freed from jail days earlier
Bolts notes: Stralman skates, but won’t return tonight vs. Islanders
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‘Crusich’ a fragile, necessary long-odds gamble

Tom Jackson If we’ve heard it once, we’ve heard it 1,237 times: The 2016 race to the White House is unique. Everyone paying the barest attention knows. The details don’t need to be rehearsed here.

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