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Legal pot industry descends on Florida as voters consider medical marijuana

Legal pot industry descends on Florida as voters consider medical marijuana

KISSIMMEE — Three thousand members of the nation’s budding legal pot industry are visiting Florida this week — and not for the beaches.
Published: 05/11/16
Hillsborough slashing tests for elementary students after complaints

Hillsborough slashing tests for elementary students after complaints

TAMPA — It took years of teacher and parent complaints over a stacked and stressful testing schedule, but Hillsborough County elementary schools will see fewer tests next school year.
Updated one month ago
Cruz unloads on Trump, calls him ‘utterly amoral,’ as Indiana votes

Cruz unloads on Trump, calls him ‘utterly amoral,’ as Indiana votes

INDIANAPOLIS – Republican Ted Cruz launched a blistering attack on rival Donald Trump as voters cast ballots in Indiana today, calling him “utterly amoral” and likening him to a fictitious character he described as “a bra...
Updated one month ago
Indiana primary viewer’s guide: Cruz, Sanders fight the inevitable

Indiana primary viewer’s guide: Cruz, Sanders fight the inevitable

Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders are all-in for Indiana as they try to stave off the growing aura of inevitability surrounding their opponents. But Donald Trump says his general election race against Hillary Clinton has “sort of already started.&#...
Updated one month ago
Clinton’s ‘reservation’ remark draws ire of some Native Americans

Clinton’s ‘reservation’ remark draws ire of some Native Americans

Hillary Clinton’s campaign has apologized for a recent comment she made that has offended Native Americans.
Updated one month ago
 Once a Clinton stronghold, Appalachia now Trump country

Once a Clinton stronghold, Appalachia now Trump country

ASHLAND, Ky. – When President Bill Clinton rolled into the small Appalachian town of Ashland, Kentucky, in 1996, cheering crowds lined the streets. Local boy turned country music star Billy Ray Cyrus performed a special version of his hit, &...
Updated one month ago
Video: Cruz spars face-to-face with Trump supporters in Indiana

Video: Cruz spars face-to-face with Trump supporters in Indiana

Sen. Ted Cruz sparred with Donald Trump supporters Monday on the eve of the Indiana primary.
Updated one month ago
Video: Where did Fiorina go? Cruz VP choice unhurt after stage stumble

Video: Where did Fiorina go? Cruz VP choice unhurt after stage stumble

To those watching from a distance, it appeared Carly Fiorina dropped through a trap door. In the blink of an eye.
Updated one month ago
Tampa port says it’s ready for Cuba

Tampa port says it’s ready for Cuba

TAMPA — Should cruise lines and the Cuban government come calling, Port Tampa Bay is ready, willing and able to support cruises to the island similar to Monday’s historic excursion.
Updated one month ago

Give Day Tampa Bay, designed to increase philanthropy, will be held Tuesday

TAMPA — Meals on Wheels Tampa raised $10,000 in one day a year ago to put together hurricane emergency packs. The Suncoast Animal League got $27,000 to rebuild part of an animal shelter that had burned down. The NOMAD mobile art studio turned ...
Updated one month ago