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WTSP-TV Tampa
Police presence at St. Pete MLK event sparks concernsover what they say was a heavy police presence at the city's Martin Luther King
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 hours ago
over what they say was a heavy police presence at the city's Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade. Our news partners at The Tampa Bay Times say community organizer Jabaar Edmond doubted officers would have taken the same approach in whiter... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Howard Altman: Tampa Bay Frogman Swim expects to raise more than $600,000Credit Terry Tomalin, the late, great Tampa Bay Times outdoor writer. Well, pa
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
Credit Terry Tomalin, the late, great Tampa Bay Times outdoor writer. Well, partly. In 2010, over a cup of coffee, Tomalin, the outdoors-fitness editor for then- St. Petersburg Times, suggested that a 17-year-old named Sam Farnan accompany him on a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Safety Harbor centennial banners on sale for $50(Tampa Bay Online) provides local news and information for Tampa, St. Petersbur
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
(Tampa Bay Online) provides local news and information for Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater and communities throughout Tampa Bay. Originally published by The Tampa Tribune, tbo is now among the portfolio of brands powered by the Tampa Ba... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
New editor: Help me learn the Florida waycolleagues have enlightened me on several Florida quirks since I started last m
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
colleagues have enlightened me on several Florida quirks since I started last month as the North Suncoast editor for the Tampa Bay Times. I�m blessed to join newsrooms in Pasco and Hernando counties that are staffed with folks steeped in local... Read more
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NFL.com
DeSean Jackson to Jameis Winston: 'Just be yourself'to be what he was that made him be Jameis Winston," Jackson said during an appe
NFL.com / Posted 18 hours ago
to be what he was that made him be Jameis Winston," Jackson said during an appearance on ESPN's First Take, per the Tampa Bay Times. "As far as coming from Florida State, winning the national championship. I actually talked to him at the end... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
New St. Pete City Council gets to work, starting with 2018 budgetcritics, including Council member Ed Montanari, have said replenishing reserves
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
critics, including Council member Ed Montanari, have said replenishing reserves with borrowed money is fiscally suspect. TAMPA BAY TIMES COVERAGE: ST. PETERSBURG CITY HALL St. Pete sewage crisis ends with no charges, $326 million bill (July 21,... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Louis Domingue 'almost quit hockey' after Coyotes cut tiesmany times has a change of scenery had a positive effect on somebody?” Lightnin
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
many times has a change of scenery had a positive effect on somebody?” Lightning coach Jon Cooper recently told the Tampa Bay Times. “Sometimes you’ve got to find your game. He’s most definitely deserved his chance to get back up... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Casino company set to sail again Thursday after deadly boat firethe woman�s death are the subject of several investigations focused on what hap
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
the woman�s death are the subject of several investigations focused on what happened Sunday. A company spokesman told the Tampa Bay Times on Wednesday that they would resume operations but that Tropical Breeze would not longer conduct interviews... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Bill would require intellectual freedom survey at Florida universitiesScott KeelerThe Florida Legislature opens for its 2018 session on Tuesday, Jan.
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
Scott KeelerThe Florida Legislature opens for its 2018 session on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. (Scott Keeler/The Tampa Bay Times via AP) Adding a mandate for an annual survey of “intellectual freedom” on state university campuses, a House panel Wednesday... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
| tbo.comFifer, the Tropical Breeze spokeswoman, declined to confirm Byrd�s employment w
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
Fifer, the Tropical Breeze spokeswoman, declined to confirm Byrd�s employment with the company. He provided the Tampa Bay Times an image of his company identification badge and his account closely tracks a report from the National... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Today’s WriteLane podcast: Hiding your notebook, Hemingway and hockeya recent ask-me-anything on Reddit. The weekly podcast features Lane DeGregory
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
a recent ask-me-anything on Reddit. The weekly podcast features Lane DeGregory, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter at the Tampa Bay Times, discussing her stories and answering questions. The focus is on craft. A new podcast is available each... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Hillsborough likely to lose controversial fight against citizen watchdogwatchdog who filed an unsuccessful ethics complaint against Commissioner Ken Ha
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
watchdog who filed an unsuccessful ethics complaint against Commissioner Ken Hagan. According to 10News’ partners at the Tampa Bay Times, an ethics commission attorney recommended denying the order, which will come before the commission this... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Hernando schools superintendent seeks protection from neighbor she accuses of harassmentindicate that Lainez has a history of altercations with multiple School Distric
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
indicate that Lainez has a history of altercations with multiple School District employees. She declined the Tampa Bay Times� request for comment Tuesday, saying she would prefer the case play out in court. According to Romano�s... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
A closer look at graduation rates. How did your school do?(Tampa Bay Online) provides local news and information for Tampa, St. Petersbur
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
(Tampa Bay Online) provides local news and information for Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater and communities throughout Tampa Bay. Originally published by The Tampa Tribune, tbo is now among the portfolio of brands powered by the Tampa Ba... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Pinellas sheriff, feds to announce changes to immigration detention policiesand Major County Sheriffs of America. "The vast majority of sheriffs want to c
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
and Major County Sheriffs of America. "The vast majority of sheriffs want to cooperate with ICE," Gualtieri told the Tampa Bay Times in June. "We just need a legal way to do it." The discussions come at a time when the administration of... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Panic ensued after casino shuttle caught fire, survivor recallsboat in Tarpon Springs, eventually moving on to a bigger operation in Pasco Cou
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
boat in Tarpon Springs, eventually moving on to a bigger operation in Pasco County. In 2002, Mollie Kolokithas told a Tampa Bay Times reporter they wanted "immortality" in Port Richey, with a family business that would outlive its... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Bill hikes pension contributions for state agencies, local governmentsFlorida Legislature opens in 2018 session on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at the Capi
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
Florida Legislature opens in 2018 session on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at the Capitol in the House chamber. (Scott Keeler/The Tampa Bay Times via AP) Florida counties would have to contribute an additional $66 million to the state pension fund in the... Read more
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Miami New Times
State Bill Would Make It Easier to Claim "Stand Your Ground"cited four respected studies (two from major universities; one from a Washingto
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
cited four respected studies (two from major universities; one from a Washington, D.C. think tank; and another from the Tampa Bay Times), which all found that the law either increased rates of violence or exacerbated racial tensions. The Bar... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
No, the Mega Millions lottery winner isn't going to give you $5,000Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus t
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus taxes. Missler's lawyer recently told the Tampa Bay Times that Missler is "nowhere locally" to his Port Richey home -- not flaunting his money on social media. © 2018... Read more
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FOX News
What would a Trump shutdown look like?access to Mr. Trump the way Mr. [Orrin Hatch] has done.” Nelson building war c
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
access to Mr. Trump the way Mr. [Orrin Hatch] has done.” Nelson building war chest ahead of potential Scott challenge - Tampa Bay Times: “Sen. Bill Nelson raised about $2.4 million in fourth quarter of 2017, his campaign said Monday, and has $8... Read more
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FOX News
What would a Trump shutdown look like?access to Mr. Trump the way Mr. [Orrin Hatch] has done.” Nelson building war c
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
access to Mr. Trump the way Mr. [Orrin Hatch] has done.” Nelson building war chest ahead of potential Scott challenge - Tampa Bay Times: “Sen. Bill Nelson raised about $2.4 million in fourth quarter of 2017, his campaign said Monday, and has $8... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
State of Sports: All eyes are on the Jags, and it's been a whileStadium four years ago, so Raymond James Stadium would surely work, given the m
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Stadium four years ago, so Raymond James Stadium would surely work, given the modern miracles in ice making. From the Tampa Bay Times: Lightning CEO Steve Griggs said the team worked with meteorologists to figure out the average temperatures... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
School board member is ‘dumbfounded’ by Times report on Hillsborough substitute teachersteachers, and that conversation should happen publicly, School Board member Lyn
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
teachers, and that conversation should happen publicly, School Board member Lynn Gray said Tuesday. Responding to a Tampa Bay Times article published Sunday , Gray said she was troubled by reports of substitutes mistreating children and... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
No, the Mega Millions lottery winner isn't going to give you $5,000Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus t
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus taxes. Missler's lawyer recently told the Tampa Bay Times that Missler is "nowhere locally" to his Port Richey home -- not flaunting his money on social media. © 2018... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
No, the Mega Millions lottery winner isn't going to give you $5,000Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus t
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus taxes. Missler's lawyer recently told the Tampa Bay Times that Missler is "nowhere locally" to his Port Richey home -- not flaunting his money on social media. © 2018... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Raymond James advice for small to mid-sized companies about activist shareholders? Prepare and listentalked about the dynamics of such contests and the importance � to both sides �
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
talked about the dynamics of such contests and the importance � to both sides � of listening carefully and being nice with Tampa Bay Times business reporter Richard Danielson. Here is the conversation, edited for length: Q � Why did Raymond James... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
No, the Mega Millions lottery winner isn't going to give you $5,000Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus t
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus taxes. Missler's lawyer recently told the Tampa Bay Times that Missler is "nowhere locally" to his Port Richey home -- not flaunting his money on social media. © 2018... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Here’s the backstory of the Pasco casino boat operator whose ship caught on fireto Florida and launched the Mr. Lucky gaming boat in Tarpon Springs. Mollie Ko
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
to Florida and launched the Mr. Lucky gaming boat in Tarpon Springs. Mollie Kolokithas� brother, Floyd Howard, told the Tampa Bay Times in 1998 that they were so cash-strapped, they had to scrape together gas money. "The first lemons, limes and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Survivor recounts Florida boat firea shuttle boat fire described a chaotic scene as passengers had to jump into th
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
a shuttle boat fire described a chaotic scene as passengers had to jump into the Gulf of Mexico. Robert Handzus told The Tampa Bay Times Tuesday that the crew of The Island Lady casino shuttle moved passengers around the 72-foot wood-hulled... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
No, the Mega Millions lottery winner isn't going to give you $5,000Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus t
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus taxes. Missler's lawyer recently told the Tampa Bay Times that Missler is "nowhere locally" to his Port Richey home -- not flaunting his money on social media. © 2018... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
No, the Mega Millions lottery winner isn't going to give you $5,000Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus t
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus taxes. Missler's lawyer recently told the Tampa Bay Times that Missler is "nowhere locally" to his Port Richey home -- not flaunting his money on social media. © 2018... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
No, the Mega Millions lottery winner isn't going to give you $5,000Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus t
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
Missler stepped forward. He took the lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, minus taxes. Missler's lawyer recently told the Tampa Bay Times that Missler is "nowhere locally" to his Port Richey home -- not flaunting his money on social media. © 2018... Read more
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Roll Call
More Democrats Say They’ll Skip Trump’s State of the Unionall Americans, President Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promis
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
all Americans, President Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” she said in a statement, the Tampa Bay Times reported. Washington’s Jayapal cited similar concerns over “the racism and the hatred coming out the White... Read more
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Daily Mail
two, 42, killed in casino boat fireoff shore in order to allow gamblers to legally play while avoiding federal and
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
off shore in order to allow gamblers to legally play while avoiding federal and state laws against gaming He told the Tampa Bay Times that he then saw people wandering about confused, wet and cold, after they reached land. One woman collapsed... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Mom of two identified as passenger who died in casino boat fire— A female passenger on a casino shuttle boat that was consumed by a huge fire
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
— A female passenger on a casino shuttle boat that was consumed by a huge fire off Florida's Gulf Coast has died. The Tampa Bay Times reports that the Pinellas-Pasco Medical Examiner's Office identified the woman as 42-year-old Carrie Dempsey... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
In Tampa Bay Times report, new Jack Latvala accuser says 'he felt me up'Fla. -- "Why won't this stop?" The latest accuser against the embattled former
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
Fla. -- "Why won't this stop?" The latest accuser against the embattled former Clearwater Sen. Jack Latvala tells the Tampa Bay Times and Miami Herald in an exclusive interview she would get a nauseous feeling whenever he would send her a... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Boat involved in fatal fire had no past problems, casino company saysroom at 10 p.m. Sunday and died shortly afterward. He said she had apparently g
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
room at 10 p.m. Sunday and died shortly afterward. He said she had apparently gone home after the fire but became ill. The Tampa Bay Times reports that the Pinellas-Pasco Medical Examiner's Office identified the woman as Carrie Dempsey, 42, of... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Bill to ban orca breeding filed in House faces pushback from SeaWorldfor them to hold them to their word and prevent future corporations from going
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
for them to hold them to their word and prevent future corporations from going into this business." In a statement to the Tampa Bay Times, SeaWorld spokesman Travis Claytor said because the company has already committed to stop breeding orcas,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Vultures drawn by fish killed during cold snap pose hazard for MacDill flightsthe cold weather has made fishing challenging, but not impossible, Pat Damico,
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the cold weather has made fishing challenging, but not impossible, Pat Damico, who writes a fishing column for the Tampa Bay Times, said last week. "We were out yesterday and caught a bunch of fish," said Damico, adding that fish can sense... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson says she's skipping Trump's State of the Union addressPresident Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” s
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
President Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” she said in a statement, according to the Tampa Bay Times. “During his disappointing and destructive first year in office, Mr. Trump has demeaned the presidency at... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson says she's skipping Trump's State of the Union addressPresident Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” s
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
President Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” she said in a statement, according to the Tampa Bay Times. “During his disappointing and destructive first year in office, Mr. Trump has demeaned the presidency at... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson says she's skipping Trump's State of the Union addressPresident Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” s
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
President Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” she said in a statement, according to the Tampa Bay Times. “During his disappointing and destructive first year in office, Mr. Trump has demeaned the presidency at... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson says she's skipping Trump's State of the Union addressPresident Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” s
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
President Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” she said in a statement, according to the Tampa Bay Times. “During his disappointing and destructive first year in office, Mr. Trump has demeaned the presidency at... Read more
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ajc.com
Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson says she's skipping Trump's State of the Union addressPresident Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” s
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” she said in a statement, according to the Tampa Bay Times. “During his disappointing and destructive first year in office, Mr. Trump has demeaned the presidency at... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson says she's skipping Trump's State of the Union addressPresident Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” s
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
President Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” she said in a statement, according to the Tampa Bay Times. “During his disappointing and destructive first year in office, Mr. Trump has demeaned the presidency at... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson says she's skipping Trump's State of the Union addressPresident Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” s
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
President Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” she said in a statement, according to the Tampa Bay Times. “During his disappointing and destructive first year in office, Mr. Trump has demeaned the presidency at... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson says she's skipping Trump's State of the Union addressPresident Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” s
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
President Trump’s address will be full of innuendo, empty promises and lies,” she said in a statement, according to the Tampa Bay Times. “During his disappointing and destructive first year in office, Mr. Trump has demeaned the presidency at... Read more
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ABC News
Passenger who died after boat fire identifiedfemale passenger on a casino shuttle boat that was consumed by a huge fire off
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
female passenger on a casino shuttle boat that was consumed by a huge fire off Florida's Gulf Coast has died. The Tampa Bay Times reports that the Pinellas-Pasco Medical Examiner's Office identified the woman 42-year-old Carrie Dempsey of... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Casino company: Boat that caught fire had no past problemsroom at 10 p.m. Sunday and died shortly afterward. He said she had apparently g
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
room at 10 p.m. Sunday and died shortly afterward. He said she had apparently gone home after the fire but became ill. The Tampa Bay Times reports that the Pinellas-Pasco Medical Examiner's Office identified the woman as Carrie Dempsey, 42, of... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Casino company: Boat that caught fire had no past problemspossibly his own — was ablaze. But then he realized it was the boat just about
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
possibly his own — was ablaze. But then he realized it was the boat just about 100 yards (90 meters) offshore. He told the Tampa Bay Times that he then saw people wandering about confused, wet and cold, after they reached land. One woman collapsed... Read more
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