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Tampa, Florida is located in Hillsborough County. Zip codes in Tampa, FL include 33623, 33681, and 33674. The median home price in Tampa is $192,500 which is roughly $101/per square foot. More Tampa information.

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35 min ago | Creative Loafing Tampa

Tampa event asks: Who are the real victims of the war on terror?

On Saturday, members of Friends of Human Rights, The Committee to stop FBI Repression and other organizers held a public program at the First United Church of Tampa.

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4 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta

Democracy? No, Afghans say, after vote count ends

8, 2014 file photo, Afghan presidential candidate and former Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah speaks during a news conference in Kabul, Afghanistan. . Afghan shopkeeper Mohammed Nadir, 44, sits behind his desk in his electronic shop in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Sept.

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8 hrs ago | KSWO

Decades later, Vietnam soldiers get Medal of Honor

Sometimes a woman can be hard to find - if you're looking for one behind the wheel of a taxi in New York City. Sometimes a woman can be hard to find - if you're looking for one behind the wheel of a taxi in New York City.

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12 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

Judge: Lawsuit in Petraeus scandal can proceed

A federal judge says a Tampa, Florida, woman can pursue her lawsuit alleging that the government invaded her privacy in the scandal over former CIA director David Petraeus. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson says Jill Kelley can press her claim that the FBI and Defense Department violated her privacy when officials allegedly leaked information about her to the news media.

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12 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

Generation gap: Young Scots favor independence

The new Miss America followed in the footsteps of her predecessors and posed for pictures in the Atlantic City surf. The new Miss America says there are more important things for people to worry about than her little red cup Olive Garden is defending its practice of giving customers as many breadsticks as they want, saying the policy conveys "Italian generosity."

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16 hrs ago | Business Journal

Scarce theater options cancel, delay Tampa Bay film festivals

Strains on the business of Hollywood blockbuster movies are creating problems for the smaller-budget movies and Tampa will lose a film festival as a result.

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21 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

When sinkholes open, they swallow fortunes

Solid ground isn't always a certainty. Sinkholes can lurk anywhere, beneath suburban homes, city streets or even football stadiums and museums.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Creative Loafing Tampa

Sparks fly at the Tampa Tattoo Arts Convention

The Tampa Tattoo Arts Convention ran Friday-Sunday with rows and rows of tattoo artists, tattoo supplies, and a lot of inked up people.

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Business Journal

President Obama in Tampa Tuesday, Wednesday CENTCOM briefing planned

President Obama will travel to Tampa Tuesday and remain overnight. He's scheduled to visit U.S. Central Command at MacDill Air Force Base the next day, a release from the White House said Sunday.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

Info of nearly 700 patients at Tampa, FL, hospital stolen

The information of nearly 700 patients at Tampa General Hospital was stolen in a data breach, hospital officials said. The so-called "face sheets" of 675 patients scheduled for surgery at the hospital between Oct. 3, 2011 and Aug. 7, 2014, were accessed last month.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

NB lanes now open on I-275 after crash

NB lanes now open on I-275 after crash A traffic fatality investigation temporarily closed lanes for hours on Sunday morning. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1s1M9Ki Tampa, Florida -- The northbound lanes on I-275 at Dale Mabry are now open after a crash that occurred at 2 a.m. on Sunday morning.

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Examiner.com

X-Shield gives redfish angler, Jueckstock, a competitive advantage

The idea for X-Shield originated with a simple urge to go swimming and a need to protect the face from damaging UV rays. Tom Tredup, President/CEO of Raygear in Tampa, FL came up with a solution to his problem and in the meantime solved some problems for anglers too.

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Creative Loafing Tampa

Do This - the Weekend Top 10

It's become a local institution in its own right, and the Bricks of Ybor 4th Anniversary is throwin' down in Ybor with a block party all afternoon and evening.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Davis Islands shooting victim had been accused of sexual assault, stalking

Mishay Simpson was jolted awake in the early hours of Aug. 20 when the alarm system in her Davis Islands home went off. Her husband, Rhett Simpson, was out of town.

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St. Petersburg Times

At Fanboy Expo Tampa, the fans are the show

The celebrities - stars who made their names for everything from The Six Million Dollar Man to The Walking Dead - are the draw, but, really, the fans are the show. Saturday's edition of the three-day event, expected to draw a total of 5,000 people, turned the Hilton Tampa Downtown into a pop-culture jukebox.

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CBS Local

Tampa Bay Area Law Enforcement Reviews Diversity

Tampa Bay area law enforcement agencies are taking a hard look at the makeup of their forces in the wake of last month's police shooting of unarmed Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Most of the region's departments have far fewer black and Hispanic officers than the populations they serve, the Tampa Bay Times reported Saturday.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Obama to visit Tampa on Wednesday

Obama to visit Tampa on Wednesday Obama to discuss battle plans at Central Command Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1rZRAcT President Barack Obama speaks at a news conference at the NATO summit at Celtic Manor, Newport, Wales, Friday, Sept. 5, 2014.

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WFLA-AM Tampa

Eight injured when wall falls at Tampa's Hard Rock

Eight people were injured at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa when a construction wall fell Friday night, said a spokesman from the Seminole Tribe Police Department. One man suffered a broken arm, said Gary Bitner, a Seminole Tribe Police Department spokesman, while some people were treated at the scene.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

When sinkholes open, they can swallow fortunes

Solid ground isn't always a certainty. Sinkholes can lurk anywhere, beneath suburban homes, city streets or even football stadiums and museums.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

ABC Action News

Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend

Tampa - Looking for something to do this weekend? We have a few suggestions: FAN BOY EXPO WHAT: During this weekend's Fanboy Expo you can meet your favorite TV and movie actors. Actors including Lee Majors, Drea De Matteo and Linda Blair and from "Sons of Anarchy," "The Walking Dead," "Supernatural" and "Firefly."

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