Out of a senseless tragedy, they have sought ways to find meaning in advocacy. Many relatives of the 26 children and educators killed five years ago at Sandy Hook Elementary School have dedicated themselves to charity, activism and other efforts to...
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Holiday tipping can be really confusing and really expensive. How much do I tip the mailman? How my do I tip my hairdresser? We have the answers in our holiday gratuity guide.
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Two Pinellas County Deputies were suspended Wednesday afternoon following an excessive force investigation. Sheriff Bob Gualtieri said their suspensions, however, were not related to the use of excessive force.
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A portion of the Naples Pier will remain closed for more than a year due to Hurricane Irma’s destruction. WINK News reporter Kelsey Kushner explains how much repair work would cost Collier County residents. MORE: City to suspend fishing on Naples Pier...
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A Ruskin man has been arrested by Hillsborough County Sheriff’s deputies for breaking in to several secured cell phone tower facilities in Hillsborough and surrounding counties to steal batteries
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Dan Johnson, a Republican state lawmaker in Kentucky known for inflammatory Facebook posts comparing Barack and Michelle Obama to monkeys and who defiantly denied allegations that he sexually assaulted a teenage girl in the basement of his home, killed...
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A federal judge has barred a Florida county commission from opening its meetings with prayers. A Florida Today report says U.S. District Judge John Antoon II said opening Brevard County commission meetings with religious invocations violated both the...
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Lawmakers from hard-hit states such as Florida are demanding tens of billions of dollars of hurricane relief and rebuilding funds as part of another temporary Washington spending bill to keep the government from shutting down over Christmas. Hurricane...
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A new study from the University of Miami shows Florida firefighters are at a higher risk of getting skin cancer. WINK News reporter Hannah Vogel talked to the North Collier Fire Control District over concerns on the research study.
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A former Lehigh Acres Fire Commissioner tried to fool the fire department and Habitat for Humanity, prosecutors argued Wednesday. Robert Anderson is accused of stealing lawnmowers from the charity after the Lehigh Acres Fire Department donated them in...
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Florida is one of a handful of states that require seat belts be available on school buses, but Investigative Reporter Katie LaGrone explains why even with the law in place, most Florida school districts aren't taking the best advice.
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Are your kids safe walking to school or even getting off the bus near school? A Florida law firm dug through the FL Department of Motor Vehicle records to find out the number of crashes within 500 feet of schools— and it’s alarming!
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While the two kids sent to Tampa General are still there in serious condition, all of the children taken to Florida Hospital Lake Placid are home after being treated.
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UPDATE | Zoe Warren has been found safe and unharmed by TPD detectives. Her father Jamie Warren was also located and is in TPD custody. Detectives learned while she was missing, Zoe was in contact with her father. He has not yet been charged, but he...
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The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and Hillsborough County State Attorney’s Office have charged three men in connection to the viral shark dragging incident from July.
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Two million of the comments about net neutrality that were submitted to the Federal Communications Commission were based on stolen identities, an investigation found. As many as 150,000 of those fake comments came from Florida, according to an analysis...
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Disney Cruise Line is bringing all new experiences based off its popular Star Wars film franchise. Dubbed, Star Wars Day at Sea, the new cruises coming out of Port Canaveral incorporate experiences from both the Dark Side and the Resistance from the new...
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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Two St. Petersburg Police employees were disciplined following a command review board, one in response to a solicitation of a prostitute conviction and the other for a possible aggravated assault.
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Ted Christie, the current chief financial officer of Spirit Airlines Inc., will become the Miramar-based company's next chief executive officer. The discount carrier (NASDAQ: SAVE) on Wednesday announced a succession plan in which Christie will replace...
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Echo of Brandon, a nonprofit that helps find food, clothing and employment for people in need, has started a handbag and jewelry line – Echo Handmade – that recycles old clothes and housewares. Even better, it employs clients looking to improve their...
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Mark Mondello, CEO of Jabil Inc., got a 12.7 percent increase in his total compensation in fiscal year 2017. Three other executives at the St. Petersburg electronics services firm received even larger percentage increases in their pay packages for FY...
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Detectives with the Polk County Sheriff's Office are searching for a suspect who has a warrant for his arrest for committing an attempted armed robbery just after midnight on Monday, December 11 in Lakeland.
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12/12/2017
A surveillance camera captured a person going from mailbox to mailbox down Blossom Lake Drive in Holiday, seeing if there was anything to steal. The Postal Service gave us tips on how to protect your mail this holiday season.
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A group of Bay area friends have decided to focus on something positive this holiday season by passing out sweatshirts on their own time and dime to the homeless.
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They are popular toys and parents every year are giving them to their kids under the tree but scooters without a motor are most likely to send them to the emergency room than any other type of toy, according to the U.S. Consumer Product...
12/12/2017
The digital currency Bitcoin is all the buzz on Wall Street...and in the Tampa Bay area. Local Realtors are selling a 4-bedroom Belleair Shore beach house for around 250 bitcoin...or $4 million.
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12/12/2017
Tuesday night at sunset marks the beginning of the Festival of Lights. There are a ton of great Hanukkah events happening throughout the Tampa Bay Area.
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12/12/2017
Engineers are the public's safety net for designing, overseeing and inspecting sinkhole repairs. Counties don't inspect them themselves.The I-Team has discovered an unlicensed engineer, who lost his license for shoddy repairs, continued to be involved in...
12/12/2017
Childhood hunger can seem like too big a crisis for one person to tackle. But a local mom doesn't let the daunting task deter her. She has compelling motivation to keep up the fight.
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12/12/2017
Hillsborough County Deputies say they used a secret investigative technology to track down a man who was accused of exposing himself to a child in 1993.
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12/11/2017
Enterprising Latinas in Wimauma is helping women in the southern part of Hillsborough County learn new skills and get the opportunity to receive a no interest loan to pursue their entrepreneur dreams.
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