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Charlotte’s Web Marijuana May Be Available This Year

Florida officials are predicting that a strain of low-potency marijuana should finally be available for medical purposes later this year. Legislators in 2014 voted to legalize a strain of marijuana known as Charlotte’s Web to treat epilepsy and cancer

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Sea World Announces New Roller Coaster MAKO [VIDEO]

SeaWorld Orlando plans to build a 200-foot tall roller coaster that will race as fast as 73 mph when it opens next year. SeaWorld officials say the new coaster will be called Mako and will be the tallest and

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Hurricane Forecast Out Today And NOAA Aircraft Makeover

NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is getting ready to announce its forecast for the Atlantic hurricane season. Administrator Kathryn Sullivan will join Joe Nimmich of the Federal Emergency Management Administration and New Orleans Mayor

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Fire Breaks Out Overnight At Tampa Middle School

An overnight fire broke out Wednesday morning at John Quincy Adams Middle School in Tampa.

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$1.6 Million To Study Effectiveness Of Florida Virtual School

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) _ The U.S. Department of Education is funding a $1.6 million, three-year study of the effectiveness of virtual schooling in Florida, one place where online learning is fast growing. University of Michigan economics and education

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St Pete Cold Case Solved! Teen Identified

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ St. Petersburg cold case investigators have identified a Virginia girl missing for 42 years as the victim of a traffic accident in Florida in 1973. Police announced in a press conference Thursday that investigators

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Sunset Music Festival: Your Comprehensive Guide To Tampa’s EDM Takeover

All You Need To Know About This Weekend’s Sunset Music Festival     Still looking for Memorial Day weekend plans? Sunset Music Festival is taking over Raymond James Stadium Saturday and Sunday for the 4th annual SMF party. For

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Grenade Launcher Attack On Police Department Foiled

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ An informant’s tip led to the arrest of two central Florida men who authorities say were planning an attack on a police department. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office reported Monday that the informant advised them

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FL Spends $1Million On Marvel’s Captain Citrus

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ The Florida Department of Citrus announced last week that the super hero used to market orange juice from the Sunshine State would be used in a series of web-based short videos. The animated version was

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Man Goes To Trial For Shooting Dog Tied To Tracks

The story of Cabella, the dog who was found tied to railroad tracks and shot twice, continues as one of the men involved is expected to go to trial today. 21 year old Kenny Bell of Tampa is facing