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  1. Deputies: Man in Land O'Lakes jail stole other inmates' personal information

    Crime

    LAND O'LAKES — A man confined to his jail cell for 23 hours a day committed an elaborate fraud scheme over several months, deputies say, during his only hour of free time. …

  2. Bucs' Bowers night with former Destiny's Child member lands her in jail

    Bucs

    The last weekend before the start of training camp can create some anxious moments for NFL coaches and executives as players enjoy their final freedom before the grind of the season. Things can get out of hand. As Da'Quan Bowers tweeted Sunday morning, "What a crazy night...'' …

  3. In jail, 'John Doe' inmates often identified

    Courts

    In late June, St. Petersburg police officer Daniel Poveda arrested a man without a name. Just after 8 p.m., according to an arrest affidavit, the man tried to use a fake license to collect a Western Union money order at the Publix store on 37th Avenue N.  …

  4. Tampa teen beaten by Israeli police tells his story (w/video)

    News

    TAMPA — At times, it doesn't feel real. But then Tariq Khdeir looks at the marks on his wrists from where the zip ties cut into his flesh and he remembers. …

  5. Tampa teen beaten by Israeli police tells his story (w/video)

    Human Interest

    TAMPA — At times, it doesn't feel real. But then Tariq Khdeir looks at the marks on his wrists from where the zip ties cut into his flesh and he remembers. …

  6. Child dies in DUI accident, authorities say, and misdemeanor DUI is only charge

    Criminal

    HUDSON — Last year, Cathy Jo Ivancsits was drunk when she ran over her 4-year-old daughter in front of the family's townhouse, authorities say. The girl was dragged 16 feet underneath the SUV and died. Ivancsits won't face a felony charge — not vehicular homicide, not manslaughter. Why? …

  7. Trio sues Pouncey brothers

    Sports

    Mike and Maurkice Pouncey have been sued by three people who say the twins attacked them at a Miami Beach nightclub. The suit was filed Friday in Miami-Dade Circuit Court on behalf of Ricquan James, Niya Pickett and Brentley Williams. They are seeking more than $15,000 in damages.  …

  8. Back-and-forth slugfest between Rick Scott and Charlie Crist intensifies

    State Roundup

    In Florida's bareknuckle governor's race, it's as if the 2010 campaign season never ended. The Florida Democratic Party on Thursday announced a digital media effort to highlight a sealed deposition that damaged Rick Scott on the campaign trail four years ago. …

  9. A day in the life of Derrick Brooks

    Bucs

    TAMPA — Derrick Brooks was going to jail. He would drive himself there, but the uniformed Hillsborough County Sheriff's deputies would be waiting for him at the correctional facility on Orient Road. He knew the way. Past the barbed wired fence, right at the first dirt road and through the secured door in the building on the left. …

  10. Dems 2010 throwback attack targets Rick Scott's secret deposition

    The Buzz

    Release the deposition! Your character’s in question! Shouting into bullhorn and dressed in hospital scrubs, the chant from the Republican who called himself “Dr. Dave” interrupted Rick Scott in 2010 after he cast his ballot in Naples at the end of the GOP primary for governor. …

  11. Outside antitax group joins fray to thwart Greenlight Pinellas campaign

    Elections

    CLEARWATER — An outside antitax group led by a controversial Central Florida consultant and activist is gunning to derail the Greenlight Pinellas transit referendum. …

  12. St. Petersburg man arrested for molesting children over several years

    Crime

    ST. PETERSBURG — A 67-year-old St. Petersburg man was arrested Friday and charged with molesting three children and exposing them to pornography over several years, authorities said. …

  13. Tampa man accused of scamming Apple out of $309,768

    Criminal

    TAMPA — A man ran up a $7,753.22 bill at an Apple store. When his debit card was declined, he pretended to call his bank. He gave the store clerk a fake authorization code to punch into the card reader. …

  14. Scammer takes 42 bites out of Apple

    News

    TAMPA — A man ran up a $7,753.22 bill at an Apple store. When his debit card was declined, he pretended to call his bank. He gave the store clerk a fake authorization code to punch into the card reader. …

  15. NFL comes under fire over Ray Rice's suspension

    Bucs

    As training camps open across the NFL, commissioner Roger Goodell has started suspending players — starting with Thursday's two-gamer for Ravens running back Ray Rice — for bad behavior in the offseason. And as in years past, it has highlighted his immense power and inconsistencies. …

  16. Man charged with murder after fatal stabbing at Largo apartment complex

    Crime

    LARGO — A man who police say fatally stabbed another man during a fight at a Largo apartment complex Friday has been charged with murder. Charles Michael Yantis, 24, is charged in the death of Marvin Neil Haddock, 26, Largo Police said. …

  17. Weingarten: A future take on company men

    Perspective

    WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2027 — In his inaugural address, President Kraft Foods promised Tuesday that America would continue fostering the business-friendly atmosphere begun under his predecessor, President Jiffy Lube. The incoming and outgoing Republican heads of state were accompanied, as always, by their chiefs of staff, corporate mascots "Cheesasaurus Rex" and "Lubie," the dancing drop of motor oil, respectively. …

  18. Member of rampaging Dougherty gang sentenced in Pasco

    Crime

    DADE CITY — On Friday morning, three years later, Ryan Dougherty apologized for spraying a pursuing police car with bullets. …

  19. Mom's 'crime' of letting daughter play in park sparks debate (video)

    Columns

    It takes a village to raise a child – unless that village is full of vigilantes. It feels like the Parent Police were working overtime June 30 when single mom Debra Harrell was arrested in North Augusta, S.C., and charged with child neglect while her daughter was taken to the Department of Social Services. …

  20. A history of Florida's gift ban: Scandal. Reform. Repeat.

    State Roundup

    TALLAHASSEE — Free hunting trips, whether to King Ranch in Texas or destinations closer to home, are a fixture of Florida politics. …

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