1. Sen. Tina Polsky, D-Boca Raton
  2. The revolver that Christopher Sacco found had a rock secured to it by red and white twine.
  3. Rep. Tina Polsky, D-Boca Raton, asked Florida Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo to wear a mask during a meeting in her office Wednesday because she has a serious medical condition. He refused and was asked to leave.
  4. This Jan. 5 photo shows a vial of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at a pop-up vaccine clinic in Salt Lake City. U.S. regulators expect to rule Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021 on authorizing booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines, a Food and Drug Administration official said at a government meeting.
  5. In this photo provided by Louis Amestoy, a police officer stands watch over the scene of a fatal drag racing crash Saturday at the Kerrville-Kerr County Airport in Kerrville, Texas.
  6. A list you'd rather not be on: Tampa came in at No. 50 on Orkin's annual list of the Top 50 Rattiest Cities.
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    An 18-year-old from Hernando died in a Pasco County crash on Saturday night.
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    Two men from Ohio died in a crash on I-75 early Sunday morning.
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    An altercation ended in fatal gunfire early Sunday morning in St. Petersburg.
  10. Benjamin Barksdale, who resigned as Orlando Fire Department chief, faces two misdemeanor assault charges.
  11. A Breen Aquatics worker uses a shoreline workboat with an 8-foot-long snorkel to vacuum up water and algae at the Pahokee Marina in Pahokee on May 3. (Greg Lovett/The Palm Beach Post via AP)
  12. Gov. Ron DeSantis wants to convene a special session to pass laws restricting employee vaccine mandates by businesses. The session will cost $72,000 per day.
  13. Scientists re-enact the calibration procedure of equipment at an Afrigen Biologics and Vaccines facility in Cape Town, South Africa, Tuesday Oct. 19, 2021.
  14. Jim Waurishuk, chairman of the Hillsborough County Republican Party. [Times (2016)]
  15. A photo released by the Colombian presidential press office shows Dairo Antonio Usuga, alias “Otoniel,” leader of the violent Clan del Golfo cartel, at a military base in Necocli, Colombia, Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021.
  16. Tom Mullins is a candidate for St. Petersburg City Council District 4.
  17. [Photo by Ivy Ceballo. Illustration by Sean Kristoff-Jones   |   Times]
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  19. The Facebook logo displayed on an iPad. Facebook in India dithered in curbing hate speech and anti-Muslim content on its platform and lacked enough local language moderators to stop misinformation that at times led to real-world violence, according to leaked documents obtained by The Associated Press.
  20. In this Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, file photo, firefighters battle the Windy Fire as it burns in the Trail of 100 Giants grove of Sequoia National Forest, Calif. The California highway connecting visitors to the world's two largest sequoia trees remains closed so crews can remove as many as 10,000 trees weakened by wildfires, drought, disease or age.
  21. Private security Friday stand at the entrance of the Bonanza Creek Film Ranch in Santa Fe, N.M. Actor Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun on the set of a Western being filmed at the ranch Thursday, killing the cinematographer and wounding the director, officials said.
  22. Country musician Travis Tritt performs at the Stagecoach Festival on April 30, 2017 in Indio, California.
  23. Carolyn Retberg leads a cow to pasture after the morning milking at the Quill's End Farm, Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, in Penobscot, Maine. A ballot question in will give Maine voters a chance to decide on a first-in-the-nation "right to food amendment."AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)