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3 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Settlement reached in Christina West case West sued the city after she suffered broken bones and other injuries during a DUI arrest Aug. 10, 2013 Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1tYmVsA This is a photograph of Christina West after she was subdued by Tallahassee police officers during an Aug. 10 arrest on a charge of DUI. / The incident happened Aug. 10, when Tallahassee police officers responded to a woman who reportedly drove her car off the road and into a home in Killearn.
7 hrs ago | WCTV Tallahassee
According to a city investigation, a contract custodial worker took the security guard's cell phone at his request and made a video showing her pleasuring herself in a bathroom stall. She told investigators she specifically used that restroom because city employees didn't use it and there was less traffic.
11 hrs ago | WCTV Tallahassee
The Florida Highway Patrol website indicated that there was a fatality on I-10 near mile marker 197 in Tallahassee. The accident occurred shortly after noon.
11 hrs ago | WCTV Tallahassee
Police say a small plane carrying three men and a 17-year-old from Ireland crashed in a park in St. Petersburg. The pilot, 58-year-old Grant Jordon, is in serious but stable condition at an area hospital.
14 hrs ago | The Raw Story
Prosecutors in Florida routinely drop their examination of rape claims unless the alleged victim explicitly agrees to an investigation, according to a New York Times analysis . The newspaper examined sexual assault claims filed by students at Florida State University - where Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Jameis Winston led the Seminoles to a national championship in January, after prosecutors declined to charge him in a rape case that languished for nearly 11 months.
An ethics panel found former congressman David Rivera in violation of seven instances of ethics violations while he served as a state lawmaker in Tallahassee. Faced with an exodus of his legal team, David Rivera failed to delay a Florida Commission on Ethics case that found he corruptly managed taxpayer money and his own financial disclosure forms as a state legislator.
A Florida DOC spokeswoman says they are "reviewing procedures related to inmate work squads as well as the process for notifying local law enforcement officials." Inmate work detail procedures under review A Florida DOC spokeswoman says they are "reviewing procedures related to inmate work squads as well as the process for notifying local law enforcement officials."
This is the first event that has ever been held in Tallahassee for Gold Star parents. Many of the families took to art after losing their loved one to help them cope.
The Florida Lottery announces that Tommyzenia Williams, 50, of Mims, claimed a top prize in the $500,000 JACKPOT Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee. She purchased her winning ticket from Kangaroo Express, located at 3164 Main Street West in Mims.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott is getting some campaign help from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. Christie will appear with Scott at a Panama City restaurant on Friday morning and then at a rally outside the historic Crawfordville court house just south of Tallahassee.
Sen. John Thrasher, R-St. Augustine, is a legitimate candidate to become FSU's next president, but he has to win over the faculty and students.
Flags are at half staff all over town as communities reflect on the September 11th terror attacks - 13 years later. A lone bag piper ushered in the honor guard at FSU's College of Law this morning as Leon County paused to remember the attacks and recognize first responders here.
A Tallahassee woman will award four college scholarships tonight to young women who know the heartbreak of homicide all too well. She knows it too.
"I just remember being in a hotel room screaming for help and nobody helped me and that's the first time I felt very helpless and very alone." Alicia Armstrong said she was in an abusive relationship for less than a year when her boyfriend first put his hands on her.
Tallahassee, FL-September 11, 2014- Innovation Arts & Entertainment and Global Spectrum are proud to announce the all-new 2014-2015 season of the TALLAHASSEE BROADWAY SERIES! Direct from New York, the best of Broadway is coming to the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center. The 2014-2015 Tallahassee Broadway Series will showcase a variety of A-list touring Broadway productions.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 07:46 pm
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