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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Zephyrhills brand water not processing new orders because of Hurricane Irmalong-time Zephyrhills customers. "I'm perplexed as to why I can't purchase what
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 10 hours ago
long-time Zephyrhills customers. "I'm perplexed as to why I can't purchase what I'm looking for." Skweres, who spoke with ABC Action News over Facetime says mid-September he began trying to get 5 gallon jugs sent to his home, cutting down on his... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Pockets of violence erupt at white nationalist event at UFa white nationalist who said the world would be “beautiful” if he was the leade
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 12 hours ago
a white nationalist who said the world would be “beautiful” if he was the leader. At one point during his news conference ABC Action News reporter Michael Paluska asked Spencer why he thought he spoke for all white people wanting an all white... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Tampa man arrested for dumping tires where city officials told him to dump themlittering charge. A spokesperson for FWC said Phomas was arrested for illegal
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 15 hours ago
littering charge. A spokesperson for FWC said Phomas was arrested for illegal activity. The spokesperson could not tell ABC Action News the reason why arresting officers were in the area to begin with. Phomas was cited for similar violations in... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Parents: Hurricane debris will endanger trick-or-treatersof the year, and parents worry the debris piles will decrease visibility or for
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 16 hours ago
of the year, and parents worry the debris piles will decrease visibility or force kids dangerously close to the street. ABC Action News reached out to several cities. All of them tell us they’re working seven days a week to get the big piles... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
What to do when your FEMA application is deniedWINTER HAVEN, Fla. - Dozens of families across the Tampa Bay area reached out t
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 17 hours ago
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. - Dozens of families across the Tampa Bay area reached out to ABC Action News, saying they're waiting for help from FEMA, or their applications was denied altogether. George Marshall, who lives in Winter Haven with his fiancee,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Watch It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown on ABC Action News on Oct. 19 and Oct. 29for the Great Pumpkin to arrive! It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown that is
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 17 hours ago
for the Great Pumpkin to arrive! It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown that is. The annual Peanuts special will air on ABC Action News at 8 p.m. tonight, Oct. 19 and again on Oct. 29. First run in 1966, It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Winter Haven mother charged with aggravated manslaughter of 8-month-old infantcomprehension how a mother could leave her child alone for five hours," said Po
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 20 hours ago
comprehension how a mother could leave her child alone for five hours," said Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd. "That beautiful little baby girl should be alive today." Mary Stringini is a reporter for ABC Action News. Follow her on Twitter @Mary... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
VIDEOS: White Nationalist Richard Spencer holds speaking event at University of Floridaon the University of Florida campus on Thursday ahead of and during an event ho
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 21 hours ago
on the University of Florida campus on Thursday ahead of and during an event hosted by white nationalist Richard Spencer. ABC Action News was there in the crowds to talk to protesters and cover the controversial event. Watch the latest videos... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
5 schools on lockdown in Sarasota County after reports of student with gun on busor exit the campuses. Again, all students are safe and we will keep you posted
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or exit the campuses. Again, all students are safe and we will keep you posted. The Sarasota County Schools PIO told ABC Action News that they still don’t know where the student is but that law enforcement officers are actively looking for... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Florida man killed girlfriend’s 17-month-old son, then pawned her stuff, police saysister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been kn
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
sister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been knocked down the stairs by an older sibling, ABC Action News reports. Vickers had just been released from prison in May after serving nearly three years for trafficking... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Police investigate suspicious death in West TampaStreet. Tampa PD says that it is still an active crime scene and that the inve
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
Street. Tampa PD says that it is still an active crime scene and that the investigation is in its early stages. A neighbor told ABC Action News that this is a boarding house. The name of the deceased victim has not been released at t... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Tampa PD investigating fatal stabbing in North TampaTampa. Officers responded to the 1200 block of E. Chilkoot Avenue just after 1
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
Tampa. Officers responded to the 1200 block of E. Chilkoot Avenue just after 1:30 a.m. Tampa PD Lieutenant Ralph Fine told ABC Action News that a male showed up at the residence with a stab wound. It was unknown at the time where the stabbing had... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Florida man killed girlfriend’s son, then pawned her stuff, police saysister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been kn
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
sister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been knocked down the stairs by an older sibling, ABC Action News reports. Vickers had just been released from prison in May after serving nearly three years for trafficking... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Tampa PD: Two recent homicides appear to be related, residents urged to be vigilantat the time, police say. Mitchell has no criminal background and police say he
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
at the time, police say. Mitchell has no criminal background and police say he is a "good person from a good family." ABC Action News spoke with Mitchell's friend who darted outside to help the victim moments after shots were fired. "I... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Florida man killed girlfriend’s son, then pawned her stuff, police saysister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been kn
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
sister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been knocked down the stairs by an older sibling, ABC Action News reports. Vickers had just been released from prison in May after serving nearly three years for trafficking... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Many people still waiting for Irma storm insurance claims to be processedso we're stuck." In total, the state of Florida believes there are nearly $5 m
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
so we're stuck." In total, the state of Florida believes there are nearly $5 million in total estimated insurance losses. ABC Action News went to the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation, the agency that operates the Insurance Consumer Advocate... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Data breaches can haunt victims for years after they happenFlorida Center of Cybersecurity at USF and said you can be effected years after
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
Florida Center of Cybersecurity at USF and said you can be effected years after the data breach. For example, this week an ABC Action News employee got a call from someone claiming to be with Anthem insurance. The private information the person had... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Florida man killed girlfriend’s son, then pawned her stuff, police saysister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been kn
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
sister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been knocked down the stairs by an older sibling, ABC Action News reports. Vickers had just been released from prison in May after serving nearly three years for trafficking... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Florida man killed girlfriend’s son, then pawned her stuff, police saysister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been kn
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
sister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been knocked down the stairs by an older sibling, ABC Action News reports. Vickers had just been released from prison in May after serving nearly three years for trafficking... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Center offers art therapy to help veterans heal from images of warwas the affordable space we needed to move in at the time," he explained. John
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
was the affordable space we needed to move in at the time," he explained. John Katerberg, a former US Army soldier tells ABC Action News the art gallery is a safe haven for veterans -- he says it's a place he connect with other... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Florida man killed girlfriend’s son, then pawned her stuff, police saysister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been kn
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
sister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been knocked down the stairs by an older sibling, ABC Action News reports. Vickers had just been released from prison in May after serving nearly three years for trafficking... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Florida man killed girlfriend’s son, then pawned her stuff, police saysister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been kn
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
sister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been knocked down the stairs by an older sibling, ABC Action News reports. Vickers had just been released from prison in May after serving nearly three years for trafficking... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Florida man killed girlfriend’s son, then pawned her stuff, police saysister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been kn
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
sister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been knocked down the stairs by an older sibling, ABC Action News reports. Vickers had just been released from prison in May after serving nearly three years for trafficking... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Florida man killed girlfriend’s son, then pawned her stuff, police saysister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been kn
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
sister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been knocked down the stairs by an older sibling, ABC Action News reports. Vickers had just been released from prison in May after serving nearly three years for trafficking... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Florida Man Killed Girlfriend’s Son, Then Pawned Her Stuff, Police Saysister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been kn
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 2 days ago
sister on the day Luca was fatally injured, and he told police Luca had been knocked down the stairs by an older sibling, ABC Action News reports. Vickers had just been released from prison in May after serving nearly three years for trafficking... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Undercover human trafficking, online prostitution sting nets nearly 300 arrests in Polk Countydrove to Polk County from various counties across Florida; or were visiting Flo
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
drove to Polk County from various counties across Florida; or were visiting Florida from: Sheriff Grady Judd will hold a press conference on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. ABC Action News will stream the press conference live on Facebook and abcactionnews.c... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Some gas stations installing chip readers on pumps to cut down on fraudnew ways to commit crimes," Harris said. Wawa and Thorsnton's are installing t
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
new ways to commit crimes," Harris said. Wawa and Thorsnton's are installing them chip readers now. Racetrac couldn't give ABC Action News a timeline and asked us to check back later. Chevron says it is working with hardware and software providers... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
EBT cards found for sale on Craigslist as many seek food assistancepublic benefits across the state. “I came in at 5 o'clock [am] and the line we
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
public benefits across the state. “I came in at 5 o'clock [am] and the line went through another plaza,” Jessy Flores told ABC Action News. Flores did not have to evacuate but says she was without power and lost a lot of food because of it. “We... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Nearly 6,000 people apply for SNAP benefits in Highlands Countyfor SNAP benefits on Monday. Many said they were applying for the first time.
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
for SNAP benefits on Monday. Many said they were applying for the first time. “It just set everything back,” one man told ABC Action News. For two sisters, the real impact of Hurricane Irma didn’t become real until after the storm was completely... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Search underway for possible Burmese python in Manatee Countyto be a Burmese python, one of the largest snakes in the world, in a Manatee Co
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
to be a Burmese python, one of the largest snakes in the world, in a Manatee County neighborhood. Helen Borman tells ABC Action News that her camera caught a snake curled up in her Ancient Oaks neighborhood in the past few weeks. Borman says... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Crash sends car through dialysis center in St. Pete, police search for driver of second vehiclethe crash who was taken to the hospital. At this time, the injuries do not appe
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
the crash who was taken to the hospital. At this time, the injuries do not appear to be life-threatening. Employees tell ABC Action News that patients were being treated when a BMW SUV crashed into the building. Police are asking drivers to... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Crash sends car through dialysis center in St. Pete, police search for driver of second vehiclethe crash who was taken to the hospital. At this time, the injuries do not appe
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
the crash who was taken to the hospital. At this time, the injuries do not appear to be life-threatening. Employees tell ABC Action News that patients were being treated when a BMW SUV crashed into the building. Police are asking drivers to... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
College instructor makes learning science fun experienceDavis, Natural Science Chairman at St. Petersburg College Tarpon Springs, share
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
Davis, Natural Science Chairman at St. Petersburg College Tarpon Springs, shares scientific knowledge and experiments with ABC Action News Weekend Morning Anchor Melissa Mahadeo. Davis will take part in a family science event on the St. Petersburg... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Massive response forces officials to shut down the line to food assistance programin the first place? “This is a recommendation for next time, they should do it
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
in the first place? “This is a recommendation for next time, they should do it online," she said. A DCF spokeswoman tells ABC Action News meeting face-to-face for this program is a federal requirement. Others, meanwhile, asking for better crowd... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Uncle Maddio's Pizza demos specialty pie for National Pizza MonthIt's National Pizza Month. Saturday, Oct. 14, Uncle Maddio's Pizza owner Ada M
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
It's National Pizza Month. Saturday, Oct. 14, Uncle Maddio's Pizza owner Ada Mateo and store manager Anna Stevenson walked ABC Action News anchor Melissa Mahadeo through the steps on how to make a Mushroom Truffle Specialty Pizza in honor of annual... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Uncle Maddio's Pizza demos specialty pie for National Pizza Month- It's National Pizza Month. Saturday, Oct. 14, Uncle Maddio's Pizza owner Ada
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
- It's National Pizza Month. Saturday, Oct. 14, Uncle Maddio's Pizza owner Ada Mateo and store manager Anna Stevenson walked ABC Action News anchor Melissa Mahadeo through the steps on how to make a Mushroom Truffle Specialty Pizza in honor of Piz... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Tampa preparing for a possible population influx as Puerto Rican evacuees arrive in mainlandair conditioning and I suddenly thought 'I've got to get out of here.'" Martin
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
air conditioning and I suddenly thought 'I've got to get out of here.'" Martinez is staying with family in Tampa but tells ABC Action News she'll need her own home, a job and a school for her baby girl. Hillsborough County and Tampa have teamed up... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
People battling Frontier Communications over billing issues, overchargesabout the issue on Facebook. "Even charging us for a 2nd cable box/DVR for the
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
about the issue on Facebook. "Even charging us for a 2nd cable box/DVR for the past year that we never had." Herrman told ABC Action News the same story over the phone. She said she repeatedly tried to call Frontier to clear up the overcharges... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Davenport residents fight against development of 1.5 million square foot warehouseas well to automate their systems and automate workers,” Bernard said. “We don
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
as well to automate their systems and automate workers,” Bernard said. “We don’t want that in our neighborhood,” Ahrens agreed. ABC Action News did reach out to Paul Seefried, with Seefried Industrial Properties, but has not returned... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Dog still missing after escaping crate on Tampa International Airport tarmacairports all the time," Nipps said. "It's very unusual for a dog to get out of
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
airports all the time," Nipps said. "It's very unusual for a dog to get out of a metal crate the way she did." Gideon told ABC Action News he paid $2,500 for his beloved pooch to be flown to Bermuda. Since the dog went missing, Nipps said the... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Pet of the week: Blossom is a 3-old Catahoula mix who needs a home to call her ownST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - ABC Action News helps find homes for dogs and cats curre
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - ABC Action News helps find homes for dogs and cats currently living in shelters every Friday morning our Pet of the Week segment. This week we are featuring Blossom. She is a 3-year-old Catahoula mix. According to the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Candlelight vigil honors the victims of drug overdosesevent helps raise the awareness of addiction and honors those who have lost the
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
event helps raise the awareness of addiction and honors those who have lost their lives or loved ones to overdose death. ABC Action News Anchor James Tully will serve as emcee, gifted vocalists, and stories of hope. NOPE also has started a... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Attorney General Bondi sues HOA foreclosure companies she says preys on poorinvolves a company that profited from home owners association foreclosure aucti
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
involves a company that profited from home owners association foreclosure auctions and some of the same players ABC Action News exposed in an I-Team investigation. The lawsuit alleges that HOA Problem Solutions, Inc. and a number of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Local father stranded in Puerto Rico reunited with his family after two hurricanescaught between two hurricanes in Puerto Rico. When his daughters, Yami Felicia
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
caught between two hurricanes in Puerto Rico. When his daughters, Yami Feliciano and Yanelis Sierra, reached out to ABC Action News last month about their father's flight, they were worried if their dad would make it out alive. "Chaos total... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Dog missing after escaping onto tarmac at Tampa International Airportthrough the METAL cage" before she ran into the woods. The dog is chipped but t
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
through the METAL cage" before she ran into the woods. The dog is chipped but they took off her collar. The couple tells ABC Action News that they relocated to Bermuda about six weeks ago for work. The airlines would not fly their dog down until... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
GEICO pays $20K settlement from victim's policy to families of teens who caused crashPALM HARBOR, Fla. - The man hit by a group of teenager's speeding in a stolen S
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
PALM HARBOR, Fla. - The man hit by a group of teenager's speeding in a stolen SUV tells ABC Action News he feels like a victim again after a controversial move by his insurance company. Even though Pinellas County investigators determined Ricky... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Riverview father accused of beating and murdering own daughter wants new attorneylook at me." Judge Taylor gave Shannon two weeks to find an attorney. Prosecut
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
look at me." Judge Taylor gave Shannon two weeks to find an attorney. Prosecutors told Mosley they have a strong case. ABC Action News reviewed an 11 page document not only spelling the evidence against the Riverview father but the brutality of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bus overturns after collision with car in China, seat belts saved livesand she was thrown out of her seat due to strong inertia when the accident happ
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
and she was thrown out of her seat due to strong inertia when the accident happened,” Lan Feng was quoted as saying by ABC Action News. “However, the passengers who wore seat belts were firmly fixed on their seats,” Lan added. The dramatic... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Crews on scene of two-alarm fire in New Port Richey, occupants trapped insidewant to know what happened, if she got out or not, it doesn't seem that way," s
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 9 days ago
want to know what happened, if she got out or not, it doesn't seem that way," said homeowner Bruce Hansen. Hansen tells ABC Action News, he left his house to go to the pharmacy around 5:45 p.m. Tuesday. Within minutes, people who live below him... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Dirty Dining: Primebar Wiregrass shut down for 2 days due to live roaches in the kitchenviolations documented involved damaged ceiling tiles, holes in the walls, the d
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 9 days ago
violations documented involved damaged ceiling tiles, holes in the walls, the dry wall coming off and rusted shelves. ABC Action News anchor Wendy Ryan called and emailed the restaurant several times Monday and Tuesday but no one... Read more
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