277 people were arrested for crimes related to human trafficking and online prostitution after a week-long undercover investigation conducted by Polk County Sheriff's detectives and other law enforcement agencies.
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BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. Lee County superintendent Greg Adkins was the topic of conversation Tuesday morning at a school board meeting. Melisa Giovanneli spoke out against Adkins Tuesday morning at a board meeting accusing him of being a poor leader and...
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NEW YORK (AP) Jennifer Lopez, her ex-husband Marc Anthony and her current boyfriend Alex Rodriguez have raised more than $35 million for Puerto Rico hurricane relief. A spokeswoman said in a statement Tuesday that the two singers and the retired baseball...
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You may remember Ireland Nugent, the two-year-old who lost her legs in a lawn-mower accident, well now, a few years later, her mom suffered an amputation too.
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LIVE NOW: President Trump delivers remarks at the Heritage Foundation's President's Club Meeting. Posted by WINK News on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 WASHINGTON (AP) The Latest on President Donald Trump’s speech to the conservative Heritage Foundation (all...
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NAPLES, Fla. Finding repair companies in the wake of Hurricane Irma has proved to be challenging for many Southwest Florida residents. Watch the video to learn the best way to get in touch with someone who can make repairs on your home..
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A group of University of South Florida physicians just returned from Puerto Rico where they spent nearly a week delivering donated medications, IV bags and fluids to help people needing treatment for chronic illnesses.
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NEW YORK (AP) Alyssa Milano was in bed with her two young children when a friend of a friend on Facebook suggested something that struck her as a great way to elevate the Harvey Weinstein conversation. She took the idea to Twitter, posting: “If you’ve...
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Sheriff Grady Judd announced the arrests of 277 people accused of offering or soliciting sex online. Among them, five were identified as victims of human trafficking.
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It’s been more than a month since Hurricane Irma but the Bay Area is still feeling its impact. For the past several days, we’ve seen lines filled with people, some as long as a mile, waiting for help to get back on their feet.
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Pinellas County deputies have made 11 arrests and are looking for 9 more unlicensed contractors. Deputies filed 58 criminal charges in a collaborative effort to target unlicensed contractors.
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Each year, there are upwards of 400 wrong-way driving deaths in the United States. The Bay Area has been plagued by wrong-way drivers too, and in the majority of wrong-way crashes, vehicles hit head-on, resulting in 81 percent of all wrong-way...
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An outdoor surveillance camera captured what appears to be a Burmese python, one of the largest snakes in the world, in a Manatee County neighborhood.
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Clearwater Police Detectives have charged a 17-year-old with Second-Degree Murder in a fatal carjacking that took place on Monday night where his friend was shot and killed.
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Nation Short-term health deal Republican and Democratic senators joined in announcing a plan Tuesday aimed at stabilizing America's health insurance markets in the wake of President Donald Trump's order to terminate "Obamacare" subsidies. Trump himself...
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It’s one of the biggest credit card fraud arrests ever made in Hernando county, and the illegal equipment was all found while searching a home for drugs.
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Malta Foreign experts look into slaying A Dutch forensic team arrived in Malta on Tuesday to help investigate the car bomb slaying of a journalist who scrutinized top politicians and other powerful figures, an official said, as angry citizens held a...
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Hillsborough County Deputies arrested the parents of three young children for taking their kids with them while they stole nearly $300 in merchandise from the Walmart in Wimauma.
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At 93 years old World War II veteran Peter Garino can stand and paint and recount story after story through nine generations. He volunteers his time painting at the Veterans Art Center Tampa Bay in St. Petersburg where other veterans will sit and listen...
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Two Pasco County students from different schools were arrested Tuesday after one brought weapons onto campus and the other threatened a shooting, according to sheriff's deputies.
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Florida's House Speaker has formally asked Port Tampa Bay to provide a voluminous amount of information about its expense and travel activity dating back several years.
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A Venice man could spend the rest of his life in federal prison after a jury convicted him of producing child porn and traveling overseas to have sex with children.
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In August, GrubHub acquired Yelp’s Eat24 food-delivery business for $287.5 million and also partnered with e-marketer Groupon to provide customers with discounted food delivery. Grubhub, which calls itself the "nation’s leading takeout marketplace,”...
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Here’s a sign of maturity in the Tampa Bay mergers and acquisitions industry. The area is getting its own chapter of the Alliance of Merger & Acquisitions Advisors. The inaugural meeting is this morning at Palma Ceia Golf and Country Club in Tampa. The...
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Thousands of fake online reviews are tricking Florida consumers into thinking a business has more satisfied customers than it really does. We discovered an industry made up of individuals and companies willing to write unlimited 5 star reviews for a...
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Volunteers from the Suncoast Animal League are back home after 4 days in Puerto Rico. They’re stunned by the damage on the hurricane-ravaged island and are counting down the minutes until they fly back.
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Sheriff Chris Nocco released new information, Monday afternoon, about a man that killed a family friend for hitting on his imaginary girlfriend and then fired at deputies in a Port Richey neighborhood last week.
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Pasco deputies will begin to enforce a section of federal law that allows deputies to hold immigration suspects until ICE agents can take custody of them.
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Nearly 6,000 people applied for SNAP Benefits in person at the Highlands County Fairgrounds between Saturday and Monday evening, according to the Florida Department of Children and Families.
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At the time of his birth, Nick Santonastasso was one of 12 people ever born with Hanhart syndrome. Most of those 12 haven't survived to adulthood, but here Nick is, not just living, but thriving.
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A Winter Haven mother was arrested after police say she took her teenage daughter to purchase drugs and hit a 15-year-old boy with her car when the drug deal went awry.
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Pasco deputies arrested and charged a Spring Hill man with aggravated assault after he reportedly head-butted his wife, pushed his 81-year-old mother-in-law, and fired his gun into the kitchen floor after an argument.
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