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  1. Florida House Speaker Paul Renner answers a question posed by a member of the media during a news conference at the close of the 2023 legislative session on May 5, 2023. Renner is trying to work out differences with Gov. Ron DeSantis on a bill about restricting social media for minors.
  2. Insurrections loyal to President Donald Trump at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Jan. 6, 2021. The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to decide whether former  Trump can be prosecuted on charges he interfered with the 2020 election. Justices will hear arguments in April, with a decision likely no later than the end of June. The court said in an unsigned statement that it will consider “whether and if so to what extent does a former President enjoy presidential immunity from criminal prosecution for conduct alleged to involve official acts during his tenure in office.”
  3. Christine Bedore, 44, a professor and researcher at Georgia Southern University who has been featured on National Geographic channel’s “SharkFest,” was arrested after she was found stealing research money from a nonprofit’s bank accounts, police say.
  4. An aerial drone looking east towards downtown with the St. Petersburg Police Department headquarters on left, as construction begins for The Central, a major downtown development on the 2.1-acre site of the former St. Petersburg Police Department on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2024 in St. Petersburg.
  5. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., addresses attendees at the Republican Party of Florida Freedom Summit, Nov. 4, 2023, in Kissimmee.
  6. Suspended Hillsborough County State Attorney Andrew Warren walks to a 2022 news conference in Tallahassee about his bid to get the job back.
  7. This image provided by the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office shows body worn camera footage of the rescue of a 5-year-old girl with autism from a swamp.
  8. Aerial photo of damage in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian on Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers.
  9. The Sirata Beach Resort, pictured in 2019, has been the subject of a contentious redevelopment plan. St. Pete Beach city commissioners on Tuesday approved a permit that will allow that plan to move forward.
  10. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky walks past members of the media after delivering remarks on the Senate floor Wednesday in Washington. McConnell says he'll step down as Senate Republican leader in November. The 82-year-old Kentucky lawmaker is the longest-serving Senate leader in history.
  11. U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Tampa, wants congressional lawmakers to probe kratom, a virtually unregulated substance that is widely available across Florida, including at smoke shops and gas stations.
  12. Clearwater Fire and Rescue junior beach lifeguard campers head to Clearwater Beach Lifeguard Station #4 for a water rescue lesson last summer. While Clearwater Beach has a lifeguard program, many beach towns do not. A town where a girl died after getting buried in the sand is considering adding them.
  13. The Chow Noodles, one of the popular entrees at Calida in St. Petersburg.
  14. Tyree Gland is wanted on a first-degree murder charge in connection to the death of his brother, Taiwan Gland Sr., who police said was intentionally struck twice by the driver of a vehicle early Monday morning. Taiwan Gland Sr.'s body was found lying in the intersection at Seventh Avenue South and 12th Street South in the Campbell Park neighborhood.
  15. Sumner High School, which opened in the southeast section of Hillsborough County in 2020, was the first high school the district built in more than a decade. A sales tax that has supported district construction projects is about to expire.
  16. Florida State and the ACC continue their lawsuits against each other.
  17. Angeline Academy of Innovation students Kyandra Valle, Caitlin Sukpanichnant and Giavanna Romero spent an hour trying to convince Pasco County Superintendent Kurt Browning, right, not to impose further restrictions on cellphone use in middle and high schools for the 2024-25 academic year.
  18. Rep. Anna Paulina Luna, R-Fla., leaves the chamber after the Republican-controlled House voted along party lines to censure Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, June 21, 2023.
  19. Jon "The Blanket Guy" Pessano loads up supplies in his vehicle after delivering goods to homeless people around Ybor City and South Tampa in mid-February.
  20. The Lowell Correctional Institution, a women's prison in unincorporated Marion County, is shown in this drone photo. Inmates at the facility say they weren't told about potential chemicals in the ground water and grievances filed to get bottled water or filtration systems were denied.
  21. Clearwater Lt. Mike Spitaleri places a tennis ball on the grave of his K-9 partner, Major, during the annual K-9 Memorial Service at Curlew Hills Memory Gardens pet cemetery on Tuesday in Palm Harbor.
  22. Incoming students and their families navigate the campus during New College of Florida's move-in and orientation on 2023 in Sarasota.
  23. Emergency officials work the scene of a small plane crash on Interstate 75 near Exit 105 in Naples on Feb. 9. Two people were confirmed dead.
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