1. Conditions have greatly improved at Piney Point, according to site operators, and site closure is underway. Crews work to pump water from New Gypsum Stack South where a leak formed two years ago, prompting an emergency water release and becoming an environmental disaster for Tampa Bay.
  2. Former President Donald Trump speaks with reporters on his plane after a campaign rally at in Waco, Texas on March 25. Trump has become the first former U.S. president to be charged with a crime, the culmination of a political rise defined by unprecedented scandal.
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  4. Tourists take photos in front of Michelangelo's "David statue" in the Accademia Gallery in Florence, Italy, Tuesday, March 28, 2023.
  5. This mural was dedicated in Ybor City on Thursday, March 30, 2023, to remember the labor activists who participated in Ybor City’s 1937 women’s march against fascism.
  6. After the death of George Floyd following an encounter with Minneapolis police, Allendale United Methodist Church in St. Petersburg changed its sign to protest racial inequality. On one side: "George Floyd was lynched today by the police. We can't breathe!" On the other: "White supremacy: The most dangerous virus infecting our country since 1492."
  7. A Tampa police officer speaks to a driver pulled over for speeding along Bayshore Boulevard in 2018. A push by local activists to add some driver license offenses to Hillsborough County's Adult Pre-Arrest Diversion program, known as APAD, has received a noncommittal response from Sheriff Chad Chronister.
  8. Reedy Creek Improvement District Fire Department Station 4, on Dec. 8, 2021.
  9. Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg participates in a news conference in New York, Feb. 7, 2023. Bragg’s decision to convene the grand jury early this year led to the first criminal charge against a former U.S. president.
  10. Adult film actress Stormy Daniels was paid to keep quiet about what she says was an awkward and unexpected 2006 sexual encounter with Donald Trump.
  11. Former President Donald Trump walks to board his airplane for a trip to a campaign rally in Texas.
  12. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks to a crowd at Adventure Outdoors gun store, Thursday, March 30, 2023, in Smyrna, Georgia.
  13. The hush money case in New York that has led to criminal charges against Donald Trump is just one of a number of investigations that could pose legal problems for the former president.
  14. FILE - Former President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference, CPAC 2023, March 4, 2023, at National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Md. A lawyer for Donald Trump said Thursday, March 30, that he's been told that the former president has been indicted in New York on charges involving payments made during the 2016 presidential campaign to silence claims of an extramarital sexual encounter. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
  15. A lawyer for Donald Trump said Thursday he’s been told that the former president has been indicted in New York on charges involving payments made during the 2016 presidential campaign to silence claims of an extramarital sexual encounter.
  16. St. Petersburg police say Pashun Jeffery, 20, left, was found dead in her St. Petersburg apartment and her two-year-old son Taylen Mosley is missing Thursday afternoon.
  17. A thunderstorm moves over Florida's Death Row at Union Correctional Institution in Raiford in 2018.
  18. A fleet of historic vessels sailing in Tampa Bay from the St. Pete Pier on Thursday.
  19. Migrant children play soccer inside the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children in Homestead, Florida on April 19, 2019. The shelter is no longer open in Homestead.
  20. The website is seen on Dec. 14, 2021, in Fort Washington, Md. A federal judge in Texas who previously ruled to dismantle the Affordable Care Act struck down a narrower but key part of the nation's health law Thursday in a decision that opponents say could jeopardize preventive screenings for millions of Americans.
  21. The Hillsborough County Sportsplex will be the beneficiary of a recommended budget boost from the Hillsborough Tourist Development Council, which agreed to set aside $500,000 each of the next two years for the complex.
  22. Health care advocates are warning that close to a million Floridians could lose health insurance when the state in April begins a review of the eligibility of almost 5 million Medicaid recipients.
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