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  1. 9 face hazing charges in death of Florida State fraternity pledge


    TALLAHASSEE — The death of a fraternity pledge from alcohol poisoning has led to hazing charges against nine Florida State University students.

  2. How to protect your Florida plants during a freeze


    With forecasts predicting freezing temperatures for much of the Tampa Bay area, you may want to protect sensitive plants.

  3. Analysis: NASA is going back to the moon - if it can figure out how to get there


    NASA is going back to the moon — somehow, someway. The White House has ordered the agency to put American boots back on the lunar surface. The major unknowns at this …

  4. Disney theme park deal for Florida residents returns, but the price climbs


    January once again brings a Florida resident ticket deal from Walt Disney World, though the price continues to climb.

  5. Trump's offshore drilling plan triggers objections in Florida and Tampa Bay


    A Trump administration plan announced Thursday to begin selling offshore drilling leases in many waters where they were previously banned drew heavy criticism from Florida and Tampa Bay leaders.

  6. Recovering what was lost in the U.S. Virgin Islands, one boat at a time


    The wrecks lie half-sunk in marinas, fully submerged in coves, tangled in mangrove roots, tossed akilter against trees, or piled atop one another, a jumble of punctured hulls, snapped masts and bent propellers.

  7. Florida man accused of rigging door to electrocute his pregnant wife


    PALM COAST — A Florida man is accused of rigging the front door of a home in an attempt to electrocute his estranged pregnant wife.

  8. Palm Beach adjusts to having the president as one of its part-time residents


    PALM BEACH — In the months after his election last year, President Donald Trump would cause a stir among locals and visitors when he visited this south Florida island where some of the wealthiest people in the country reside.

  9. Newborn baby found at I-75 rest stop in Florida

    Public Safety

    OCALA — A newborn found abandoned at an interstate rest area in Florida is doing well and authorities are searching for his mother.

  10. What Donald Trump's robot has to say at Disney's Hall of Presidents


    Complete with corn-yellow hair and a tie that reaches just below his belt, animatronic President Donald Trump has taken his place at Disney World's Hall of Presidents.