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Tuesday, May 03, 2016

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Series of meetings on Tampa Bay Express will begin Tuesday

TAMPA — The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will begin hosting a series of meetings Tuesday at area libraries to disseminate information on its plan to build express toll lanes on area interstates.
Updated: 11 hours ago

Bucs sign 19 undrafted rookie free agents

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday announced the signing of 19 undrafted free agents ahead of a three-day rookie minicamp that starts Friday. Here is the list of players:
Updated: 12 hours ago

Tampa considers parking ticket credit for food donations at holidays

TAMPA — A parking ticket is never welcome, and certainly not around the expensive holiday season.
Updated: 12 hours ago
The Might of Mickey: Orlando still top U.S. destination

The Might of Mickey: Orlando still top U.S. destination

ORLANDO — It’s a crowded world after all — at least in Orlando’s hotels and theme parks.
Updated: 12 hours ago

Orlando cops on leave after fatally shooting man with fake gun

ORLANDO — Police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man carrying an imitation firearm have been placed on customary administrative leave during an investigation, authorities said Monday.
Published: 05/02/16

4-year-old dies from injuries in New Port Richey crash

A 4-year-old girl who was injured in an April 24 automobile accident died from her injuries Sunday, the New Port Richey Police Department said.
Published: 05/02/16

Disney cruise ship stomach bug: CDC investigates after 97 fall sick

ORLANDO – The CDC is investigating an outbreak of a stomach bug aboard the Disney Wonder cruise ship last week.
Published: 05/02/16

Officials: FBI thwarts bomb plot against Florida Jewish center

MIAMI – A man’s planned explosive attack on a South Florida Jewish center was thwarted by the FBI through an undercover operation involving a dummy bomb, authorities said Monday.
Published: 05/02/16
More than 30 guns stolen during break-in at Wesley Chapel weapons shop

More than 30 guns stolen during break-in at Wesley Chapel weapons shop

More than 30 guns were stolen during a break-in early Sunday at a Wesley Chapel gun dealer, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said.
Published: 05/02/16

Habitable Worlds? Planets orbiting dwarf star prime spots to search for life

CAPE CANAVERAL – Astronomers searching for life beyond our solar system may need to look no farther than a little, feeble nearby star.
Published: 05/02/16