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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017

Related Group breaks ground on complex at old Tampa Tribune site

Related Group breaks ground on complex at old Tampa Tribune site

TAMPA — When Miami developer Jorge Perez first eyed a 4.2-acre tract on the west bank of the Hillsborough River two years ago, people asked him if he wouldn't prefer to build on the opposite side closer to the downtown core.No way. "I said, thi...
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Can the Bad Boys Mowers Gasparilla Bowl thrive in competitive sports market?

Can the Bad Boys Mowers Gasparilla Bowl thrive in competitive sports market?

ST. PETERSBURG — It's a funky name: the Bad Boys Mowers Gasparilla Bowl. But the new sponsors for the former St. Petersburg Bowl might need more than an eye-catching name to create a thriving, profitable contest.With a proliferation of college ...
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Taking heat from some for Charlottesville remarks, Rubio denounces the 'other side'

Taking heat from some for Charlottesville remarks, Rubio denounces the 'other side'

Sen. Marco Rubio, who has come under fire for not denouncing the “Antifa,” did so in a speech last night in Florida, bemoaning people “on the other side of the political spectrum who decide they can physically attack people they don...
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How to make a Strawberry Banana Smoothie

How to make a Strawberry Banana Smoothie

Don't enjoy breakfast but need to get something in your stomach? Cranky around 3 p.m. and need a jolt of energy? Have trouble getting your daily recommended fruit servings? This smoothie is the cure for all of that and more. It's become my morning go...
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Bannon, at Breitbart, makes Trump his stooge

It's officially on.Breitbart News, with former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon back in charge, is ripping mad at President Donald Trump after Monday's Afghanistan speech foreshadowed an increase in ground troops.Its homepage had several inc...
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St. Pete Beach okays booze on beaches (for guests)

St. Pete Beach okays booze on beaches (for guests)

Guests at gulf-front hotels here can now drink alcoholic beverages in permitted hotel beach cabana areas. Residents and other beachgoers who are not registered guests of the hotels still cannot imbibe anywhere on the city's beaches. The retreat from ...
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Dad's app freezes your child's phone until your texts are answered

Dad's app freezes your child's phone until your texts are answered

Parents of teens know how vital cell phones can be when they need to reach their kids — especially during an emergency.But most parents also likely know the frustration and, at times, sheer panic they feel when their teenagers "forget" to text ...
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Florida struggles to keep up with medical pot demand

Florida struggles to keep up with medical pot demand

The cannabis boom is under way in Florida, and government is struggling to keep up. Thousands of new patients have sought access to medical marijuana this summer following the passage of a new law expanding the list of maladies that qualify...
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Man gets 18 years in UK prison for bomb in airport luggage

A man who arrived at a British airport for a flight with a pipe bomb in his hand luggage has been sentenced to 18 years in prison
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