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  1. Report names St. Petersburg best-run city in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    St. Petersburg is the best-managed city in Florida - but it ranks just 48th out of 150 major U.S. cities, according to a new report. The top national honors went to Boise and Nampa.

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  2. From the 305 to worldwide, Pitbull is Florida's paid ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | St. Petersburg Times

    Two weeks ago, Pitbull stood surrounded by admirers in Los Angeles' Celia Cruz Square, receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. As he often does, he brought up his childhood in South Florida.

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  3. Mom of autistic man at center of Charles Kinsey shooting: My son is traumatizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | St. Petersburg Times

    Gladys Soto learned that her adult son was at the center of a brewing national scandal over the excessive use of police force and the rights of disabled people when a church friend called her Monday. Was she watching television? Was that Arnoldo, her son with autism, clutching a toy truck next to a caregiver who had just been shot? It would be hours before 60-year-old Gladys Soto learned the truth: Her son, Arnoldo Eliud Rios Soto had wandered away from his North Miami group home.

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  4. In Miami, Tim Kaine joins Hillary Clinton on stage for first time as VP pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | St. Petersburg Times

    Tim Kaine made his debut as Hillary Clinton's running mate Saturday at Florida International University, taking the stage with the soon-to-be Democratic presidential nominee in bilingual Miami so that he could show off his Spanish. Kaine accepted Clinton's offer to be her vice president Friday night, ending months of speculation that the Virginia senator and former governor - a harmonica player who describes himself as "boring" - sat atop of Clinton's VP shortlist.

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  5. Palm Harbor high grad prepares for pageants and med schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    As she prepared for medical school interviews, some of her premed advisors at the University of Miami told Victoria Humphrey to speak of her grades, her goals and her Ivy League summer research internship in New York City. Fortunately, Humphrey went against that advice.

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  6. Tampa Housing Authority fires contractor on $25.6 million projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Tampa Housing Authority has fired the general contractor that is already three-quarters of the way though building a $25.6 million apartment block on the edge of downtown Tampa. The authority on Friday terminated its contract with the Siltek Group, a construction firm based in Plantation that is managing construction of The Tempo at Encore - a 203-unit, seven-story building west of Nebraska Avenue.

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  7. Florida tops FSU, forces deciding Game 3 Monday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Gators starter Logan Shore dominated, pitching eight shutout innings, giving up two hits and striking out nine in a 5-0 victory over the Seminoles in their Super Region series. The UF win at McKethan Stadium in front of 5,326, most of which stayed after a weather delay of more than three hours, forced a deciding Game 3 tonight with the winner advancing to the College World Series in Omaha, Neb.

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  8. Seminoles top Gators in Game 1 of baseball Super RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Florida State pitcher Drew Carlton delivers in the first inning of against the Gators. The sophomore throws a complete-game, two-hit shutout as the Seminoles move within one win of advancing to the College World Series.

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  9. In a corner of the Everglades, a way of life for airboat users ebbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    As the airboat skimmed across the shallow water, scattering blue dragonflies and launching a heron into the air, Keith Price squinted into the sun and relished the isolation of Florida's unrivaled river of grass. Then he cut off the deafening motor, making the silence in the park all the sweeter, turned his one working ear my way, and asked, "Isn't this beautiful?" No answer was required, but the question itself was a kind of lament.

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  10. FSU vs. Florida in NCAA Super Region: enough saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    That oh-so-close feeling of losing two one-run games to eventual national champion Virginia has stuck with them since. It has provided motivation, kept them focused and helped them maintain the No.

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  11. Dockery: Enterprise Florida's big spending produces little rewardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Is it because the public-private partnership model doesn't allow enough transparency or accountability in how hundreds of millions of tax dollars are spent? Or is it because of the actions of Enterprise Florida's departing CEO, Bill Johnson? It seems to be a combination of the two. Enterprise Florida Inc. is the principal economic development organization for the state.

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  12. Killer Nile crocodiles in Florida? Experts say it's possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Step aside, Burmese python - you may no longer be Florida's scariest invasive species. Researchers have confirmed that three Nile crocodiles were captured near Miami, and they say it's possible more of the man-eating reptiles are still out there, although no one can say for sure.

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  13. FPL parent company asked to report on cost of sea level riskRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Shareholders at NextEra Energy's annual meeting in Oklahoma City on Thursday will be asked to vote on two issues that the parent company of Florida Power & Light and its board don't support: a mandate that the company annually report on the risks and costs of sea level rise and another that it disclose all campaign contributions made to candidates, campaigns and nonprofits. Coral Gables activist and NextEra shareholder Alan Farago successfully petitioned federal regulators to require the company to have shareholders vote on a motion to require the company to report annually on the risks and costs of sea level rise at its operations.

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  14. Column: Future foggy for Enterprise FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Bill Johnson, right, met with Rick Scott after he was first elected governor. Scott was on his "Let's Get to Work" tour of the state, and Johnson was director of the Port of Miami.

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  15. Take It Outside planner: Fort Zachary Taylor, Myakka airboating and fishing tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Looking for the best sunset in Florida? Fort Zachary Taylor , Florida's southernmost state park, is as good as it gets. Built in the mid 1800s to defend the nation's southeastern coastline, Fort Zachary Taylor played important roles in the Civil War and Spanish-American War.

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  16. Marco Rubio ends his presidential campaign after bruising Florida primary lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Marco Rubio, whose breathless rise in Florida politics catapulted him to the national stage and made him the face of the GOP's future, saw his White House hopes crushed Tuesday by the phenomenon of Donald Trump. The Republican race was called precisely as polls closed at 8 p.m., and Rubio announced shortly after that he was suspending his campaign, which was engulfed in what he called "a real political storm, a real tsunami."

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  17. PolitiFact Florida: Trump attack inaccurately implies Rubio traded auto insurance vote for house saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    In an ad we first saw on March 7, Donald Trump's campaign said Marco Rubio had a history of shady shenanigans as Florida's House speaker. [Getty Images] Billionaire Donald Trump likes to talk about his money-making prowess, but lately, he's taken to the airwaves to imply GOP presidential primary rival Marco Rubio has cut deals of his own as a Florida lawmaker.

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  18. In Florida, Donald Trump finds some support among Hispanic RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Cuban-Americans here have the rare opportunity to vote for two of their own for the presidency of the United States. Yet some are making a different choice: They're backing Donald Trump.

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  19. Too little, too late? Feds aim to ID buyers of real estate hiding behind shell companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    A new rule took effect this month aimed at ending the secrecy of people who buy real estate via anonymous shell companies. Finally, it seems to have dawned on U.S. Treasury Department officials that this type of property transaction - in which the buyer is listed merely as a " Fill in the Blank LLC " - might be an effective way to invest ill-gotten gains and launder money without having to identify the purchasers.

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  20. Rise and stall: The political trajectory of Marco RubioRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The political trajectory of Sen. Marco Rubio took off about seven years ago. It has been steady and at times soaring as he reached the top tier of presidential candidates - elbowing a mentor out of the way - but now Rubio's fortunes are in free fall.

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