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No threat to Florida as Tropical Storm Dolly forms in gulf, heads toward Mexico (w/map)

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Busch Blvd. day care damaged in crash reopens after long weekend cleanup

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  1. No threat to Florida as Tropical Storm Dolly forms in gulf, heads toward Mexico (w/map)

    Hurricanes

    Tropical Storm Dolly formed Monday in the Gulf of Mexico and was expected to make landfall on the eastern Mexico coast by Wednesday morning.

    The storm poses no threat to Florida.

  2. Busch Blvd. day care damaged in crash reopens after long weekend cleanup

    Public Safety

    TAMPA — A day care center that closed Friday morning after a car crashed through the front of its building was ready to welcome children again Tuesday morning.

    A large front window that was smashed in Friday's crash, left, is covered with plywood Tuesday morning at the Achievement Center for Early Learning day care at 4609 E Busch Blvd. in Tampa. [Bay News 9]
  3. Two men shot outside Dade City bar

    Crime

    DADE CITY — Deputies were investigating a double shooting that took place late Monday at a neighborhood bar.

  4. Obama takes to road to push rise in minimum wage

    Nation

    MILWAUKEE — President Barack Obama on Monday renewed his call to raise the federal minimum wage and to protect the right to equal pay for women as the midterm elections come into sight.

    President Barack Obama speaks Monday at Henry Maier Festival Park in Milwaukee. One topic he discussed was raising the minimum wage. Countering arguments that raising the minimum wage would reduce jobs, he said states that have not waited for the federal government to raise wages have seen more job growth than those that have not raised their wages. 
  5. Parents who left Britain with ill son fight order to return

    World

    LONDON — The wrenching tale of a British boy with a brain tumor and his parents, who were arrested after fleeing the country with him to seek treatment abroad, entered a new phase Monday as the parents attended an extradition hearing in Madrid and refused to return to Britain.

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