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It will be a few months before Bright House Networks customers notice, but Charter Communications is now the Tampa Bay area's largest Internet and cable TV provider. Local, 1B

Animal shelter reduces kill rate

The Hillsborough Animal Services Department is close to its goal of saving nine of every 10 animals it takes in. Local, 1B

Jobs, jobs, jobs; so what gives?

For all the self-promotion, not one Florida city ranks as one of the nation's 25 best cities to find jobs and satisfaction. Robert Trigaux, 6B

Buddy Brew takes java to Hyde Park

The new location opens Saturday, with hopes that it will ease crowding at the shop on Kennedy. Business, 6B

Labor Department expands overtime

The annual salary threshold at which companies can deny overtime pay will double from $23,660 to nearly $47,500. Business, 6B

Boko Haram's victims shunned

Suspicion rages against anyone who has lived alongside the militant group — even girls who were held hostage. World, 4A

Sanders' defiance strains Democrats

The dispute over an unruly Nevada convention has tested the patience of Democratic leaders. Nation, 2A

Benghazi panel: The House select committee is on track to deliver a final report during the height of the campaign. Nation, 2A

Rays sweep Jays with 6-3 victory

Logan Morrison, Desmond Jennings and Kevin Kiermaier homer. Sports, 4C



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  1. Deputies: Wimauma teacher's aide sexually molested teen, 13


    A Wimauma teacher's aide faces charges lewd or lascivious molestation after Hillborough County deputies say he inappropriatly touched a 13-year-old girl.

    Sonny Juarez, 29, a teacher's aide in Wimauma, faces charges lewd or lascivious molestation after Hillborough County deputies say he inappropriatly touched a 13-year-old girl on several occasions while working at the RCMA Wimauma Academy, 18236 U.S. 301 S, between November 2016 and March 2017. [Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office]

  2. Tampa Bay deputies head to UF to assist with Richard Spencer's speech

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    Local deputies are heading up to Alachua County in preparation of white nationalist Richard Spencer's speech in Gainesville on Thursday.

    Law enforcement is stepped up in Gainesville on Oct. 18, 2017, ahead of Richard Spencer's appearance. [WILL VRAGOVIC | Times]
  3. Gymnast McKayla Maroney alleges sexual abuse by team doctor


    Two-time Olympic medalist McKayla Maroney says she was molested for years by a former USA Gymnastics team doctor, abuse she said started in her early teens and continued for the rest of her competitive career.

    U.S. gymnast McKayla Maroney poses after completing her routine on the vault during the Artistic Gymnastic women's qualifications at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Maroney posted a statement on Twitter Oct. 18, 2017, in which she said she was molested for years by former Team USA doctor Larry Nassar. [Associated Press]
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    White nationalist Richard Spencer (C) and his supporters clash with Virginia State Police in Emancipation Park after the "Unite the Right" rally was declared an unlawful gathering August 12, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia. Spencer is set to speak at the University of Florida. [Getty]
  5. Bucs Cannon Fodder podcast: Uncertainty surrounds Jameis Winston's health


    Greg Auman talks about the Bucs' quarterback situation, with uncertainty around Jameis Winston's health, in his latest Cannon Fodder podcast.

    Jameis Winston takes the field for warmups before the Bucs' game against the Cardinals Sunday in Glandale, Ariz. [LOREN ELLIOTT   |   Times]