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  1. Clearwater Police homicide detectives arreste Arthur Benjamin Jr. on Tuesday. He faces one count of first-degree murder in the death of Keri Washington.
  2. During a federal audit, investigators reviewed a sample of 100 Medicare claims from The Hospice of Florida Suncoast Inc. and concluded that 49 did not comply with requirements. Suncoast disagreed with all but two of the questioned claims.
  3. Bill Maher from HBO's "Real Time With Bill Maher" will perform at Ruth Eckerd Hall in June.
  4. A man found floating in the water off northern Clearwater police on Sunday was pronounced dead at Morton Plant Hospital, police said.
  5. Douglas A. Wright, a prominent Tampa lawyer with Holland & Knight, was found dead Sunday. His body was recovered from the water in Clearwater Beach.
  6. Aerial photo of the construction site of the Sarah Vande Berg Tennis and Wellness Center. Courtesy of the Sarah Vande Berg Tennis and Wellness Center
  7. Two people were injured early Friday when someone involved in an altercation at the Diamond Dolls strip club opened fire, deputies said.
  8. Pinellas teacher of the year, Sarah Painter, who teaches fifth grade at Eisenhower Elementary School, celebrates Thursday with her students moments after finding out she is one of five finalists for Florida Teacher of the Year.
  9. City Council member Hoyt Hamilton, 61, pictured in the conference room at the Clearwater City Hall on the sixth floor of One Clearwater Tower, 600 Cleveland Street, Thursday, May 6, 2021 in Clearwater. On April 18, Hamilton picked up hot dog buns from Publix, and later learned he got a $1 million Powerball ticket.
  10. Flames burn through a section of the dock this morning at the Clearwater Beach Library and Recreation Center.
  11. The Beach Boys perform on stage with special guest John Stamos at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater on Jan. 7, 2015.
  12. Jimmy Buffett, shown here in Tampa in 2017, will be at Amalie Arena on Dec. 4.
  13. Iliza Shlesinger, shown in a still from her 2019 Netflix special "Unveiled," will perform at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater on May 15.
  14. Clearwater's MarineMax bought Cruisers Yachts, a Wisconsin company that makes boats like the one shown here, for $63 million.
  15. Travelers walk inside Tampa International Airport's Rental Car Center on Friday, March 19, 2021.
  16. A man was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries after a crash between a jet ski and boat.
  17. Check tampabay.com for the latest breaking news and updates.
  18. An undated photo of former Florida Supreme Court Justice Joseph W. Hatchett, who went on to become a federal appellate judge with the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. He died Friday, April 30, 2021. He was 88.
  19. The fast-moving line to enter at the Central Pinellas vaccine site, 1197 East Bay in Largo, on Monday, April 5, 2021. The county-run vaccination site will stop issuing first-dose vaccination shots on May 7.
  20. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis
  21. Actor Ray Park, who portrayed Darth Maul, will be at Emerald City Comics next week.
  22. Sage Curry, 19, faces two counts of first-degree murder and one count of armed robbery, according to Largo police.
  23. Sun Country Airlines will launch a direct flight from St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport to Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn., this fall.
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