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Obama, GOP reach deal on tax increases, spending cuts
Racing the clock, the White House reached a New Year's Eve accord with Senate Republicans late today to block across-the-board tax increases and spending cuts in government programs due to take effect at midnight, according...
Published on 12/31/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Pasco driver helps change state laws

A Land O' Lakes man fight his ticket and got a law passed that it is not illegal to flash your high beams to warn oncoming traffic about police presence.

Published on 12/31/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Soldier from Marion County killed in Afghanistan
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Published on 12/31/12
Updated on 03/13/13
5 to Watch: New House Speaker Weatherford has full agenda

When Will Weatherford first ran for office in 2006, his name didn't even appear on the ballot.

Published on 12/30/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Obama says he has been fair in 'fiscal cliff' talks

President Barack Obama and Congress face a New Year's Day deadline to reach a budget deal or automatic tax increases and spending cuts take effect.

Published on 12/30/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Red-light cameras run up $7.6 million in fines in first year

Red-light cameras produced $7.6 million in revenue in the first year of generating tickets for Tampa's drivers.

Published on 12/30/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Henderson: Gun critics need to learn from NRA success

Anti-gun advocates could do better by following tactics of NRA supporters who donate lots of money, flex political muscle and are organized, writes columnist Joe Henderson.

Published on 12/30/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Fearful of ban, frenzied buyers swarm gun stores
The phones at Red's Trading Post wouldn't stop ringing. Would-be customers from as far away as New York wanted to know if the Twin Falls, Idaho gun shop had firearms in stock. Others clamored to find out if their orders had...
Published on 12/29/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Hillsborough school board leader ready to take stand

'Accountability' is key for incoming school board chairwoman April Griffin in her dealings with the department.

Published on 12/28/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Spokesman: Health of George H.W. Bush 'improving'

HOUSTON  — Former President George H.W. Bush remained in intensive care at a Houston hospital on Friday but his condition continues to improve, a spokesman said.

Published on 12/28/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Anglers get to keep catch from Medard reservoir
Edward Medard Park allows fishermen to keep their catch after the 750-acre lake was drained for repairs and restocked with 1.2 million fish.
Published on 12/28/12
Updated on 03/13/13
'Fiscal cliff' standoff could cause spike in milk prices

Another victim of the "fiscal cliff" is the nation's annual farm bill, which Congress left unfinished in September, and the resulting inaction push milk prices to $6 a gallon.

Published on 12/27/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Bush, Powell recall Gen. Schwarzkopf
Reaction to the death of retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf:
Published on 12/27/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Floridians worry about falling off fiscal cliff, survey says
A new University of Florida survey shows a growing pessimism among the state's residents worried about the potential effects of Congress failing to deal with the fiscal cliff.
Published on 12/27/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, commander in Gulf war, dies in Tampa

Truth is, retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf didn't care much for his popular "Stormin' Norman" nickname.

Published on 12/27/12
Updated on 03/13/13