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water meter

Couple Gets $3,386 Water Bill After Moving In

A Florida couple got an unwanted welcome before they moved into their New Port Richey home

Bright house

Bright House Networks Building Evacuated

A Bright House Networks building in Wesley Chapel has been evacuated Wednesday morning after a suspicious package was found in the mailing room

Wharton

No Weapon Found At Wharton High

Wharton High School is on lockdown.

Universal

‘Human Sacrifice’ Removed From Universal

A simulated human sacrifice has been removed from an attraction at one of Universal's Halloween Horror Nights. The move was a "creative decision"

diabetes

108 Walks In Tampa Scheduled To Raise Awareness For Diabetes

Over the course of the next few months, 108 walks are scheduled to take place, raising funds that are critical to change

Florida

Fla Officer On Leave After Using Stun Gun

A Florida police officer is on administrative leave after he fired a stun gun into a 62-year-old woman's back during an arrest.

laws

New Laws Being Rolled Out In Florida Today

Florida is rolling out a number of new laws effective October 1. Most of which are meant to protect children and keep families safe

Waldo

Speed Trap Town Waldo To Lose Police Dept.

A tiny north Florida town known as a speed trap is losing its police department.

bar

Man Punches 80-Year-Old in Florida Bar

A central Florida man is accused of punching an 80-year-old man who asked him to stop cursing and talking about women's private parts at a restaurant bar.

drunk driver

Wrong-Way Drunk Driver Stopped In Tampa

The Florida Highway Patrol was able to stop a drunk driver going north on the southbound lanes of the Veterans Expressway early

Florida

Florida: 5 Things To Know For October 1

Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

Weed

Homeless Flocking to Denver for Legal Marijuana

The Colorado Experiment continues to provide interesting results

sarashaw

Florida City Commissioners Under Fire

Sara Shaw or Curtis Holmes

Crist

Crist Says Florida Gov. Scott’s Has No Integrity

Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist says Gov. Rick Scott has no integrity and his policies are driven by "the almighty dollar."

standoff

Spring Hill Standoff Ends Peacefully

A Tuesday morning standoff in Spring Hill ended with the arrest of Garry Edward Grim, 39

MichaelPhelps

Michael Phelps Arrested for Another DUI

Too much down time

Amalie Arena

Amalie Arena Third Most Popular Venue In US

Amalie Arena, formerly Tampa Bay Times Forum, in Tampa, Florida has been ranked third in the United States (tenth in the world) by Venues Today magazine.

Tampa

Tampa Trailer Catches Fire Due To Cooking Oil

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue was called out to a double wide trailer located at 4910 Dacca Drive in Tampa at about 10:58 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Hakken

Joshua Hakken Pleads Guilty To Kidnapping Kids

The couple accused of kidnapping their kids and sailing to Cuba has accepted a plea deal Tuesday to two counts of kidnapping.

ID Theft

St. Pete Police Warning Against ID Theft Gang

St. Petersburg Police detectives have been tracking a number of cases involving a highly-organized auto burglary group known as the "Felony Lane Gang".

florida

Florida: 5 Things To Know For September 30

Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

Palm harbor

Masked Man Attacked Palm Harbor Woman

Pinellas County Sheriff deputies have arrested a man after he entered a private residence, attacked a woman in her bedroom