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  2. The Fight for $15 campaign hosted a rally outside of St. Petersburg City Hall in November 2016 and called for a hike in minimum wage.
  3. A road cuts through a flooded area south of Perry, Fla., following the passage of Hurricane Idalia, on Aug. 30, 2023. Florida agriculture losses from Hurricane Idalia are estimated at between $78 million and $371 million, with producers also suffering widespread damage to such infrastructure as irrigation rigs and fences.
  4. Aerial footage shows a partially submerged home in October 2022, the result of Hurricane Ian, a Category 4 storm.
  5. Puerto Rican Gov. Pedro Pierluisi meets with supporters at an event hosted by the Hillsborough County Democratic Caucus of Florida at the Cuban Club on Friday, Sept. 22, 2023, in Ybor City.
  6. A delayed traveler sleeps on the floor near the United Airlines ticket desk at Terminal C in Newark International Airport in Newark, N.J., Wednesday, June 28, 2023.
  7. Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., walks from the chamber to his office just after House Republicans failed to advance their own defense bill for second time in a week, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2023.
  8. John and Kay Sullivan outside the Winthrop Town Centre they developed in Riverview. [Times (2013)]
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  10. Republican presidential candidate Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks at the Iowa Faith & Freedom Coalition's fall banquet, Saturday, Sept. 16, 2023, in Des Moines, Iowa.
  11. Halloween is just around the corner as evidenced by this array of carved pumpkins displayed in the front yard of a Tampa area home .
  12. This artists rendering provided by Hines shows a new stadium for the Tampa Bay Rays in the Historic Gas Plant District in St. Petersburg. The playoff-bound Tampa Bay Rays put the finishing touches Tuesday on plans for a new 30,000-seat ballpark in St. Petersburg as part of a $6.5 billion development project that includes affordable housing, retail, bars and restaurants and a Black history museum.
  13. Meryl Roy, of St. Pete Beach, leaves Cafe’ Soleil French Bakery & Deli with a fresh iced coffee and pateries on Thursday, Sep 21, 2023, at the Dolphin Village shopping plaza at St. Pete Beach.
  14. City Council member Kathleen Beckman, left, and Bruce Rector, general counsel for a sports facilities firm, will face off in the March 19 Clearwater mayoral race.
  15. A makeshift memorial for Dan Kane stands in the yard of his property on East Crenshaw Street in Tampa's Old Seminole Heights on Wednesday, Sept. 20 as a backhoe removes rubble of Kane's house, which caught fire two days earlier. First responders found Kane dead inside the burning home.
  16. Deputies with the Pinellas County Sherriff’s Office are investigating if a death near Largo involved an alligator. An aerial photo from Spectrum Bay News 9 shows officials gathered around a large alligator. Blood at the scene has been blurred out in this photo.
  17. From Hillsborough County school district headquarters in downtown Tampa on Friday, officials said a recent data breach exposed protected information on dozens students.
  18. Tampa Police arrested 37-year-old Alberto Rodriguez Stephenson on Sept. 22, 2023, in connection with the murder of a man who was shot and killed earlier that same day at the intersection of E. Busch Boulevard and N. Connechusett Road.
  19. Hitchcock's Green Market at Tyrone Square Mall on July 30, 2020, in St. Petersburg. The grocery store closed in 2022, and the space could soon become an Aldi's. Seritage Growth Properties sold its stake in the mall Thursday.
  20. A severed telephone cable forced the New Port Richey bureau to set up shop in a nearby motel for several hours. Lucy Morgan (on phone) and Nancy Godfrey kept the makeshift newsroom operating while other staffers worked in the phoneless bureau.
  21. Amazon's Prime Video streaming app on an iPad is seen in Baltimore on March 19, 2018. Amazon says that it will start charging $2.99 per month in order for users in the U.S. to watch Prime Video shows and movies ad-free starting in early 2024.
  22. Hillsborough County Commissioner Donna Cameron Cepeda, who lived in subsidized housing before she was elected to the board last year, voted with a majority of commissioners to cut affordable housing spending this week and divert the money to other needs.
  23. Republican presidential candidate Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks at the Iowa Faith & Freedom Coalition's fall banquet, on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2023, in Des Moines, Iowa.
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