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  1. Tampa woman closer to outer-space dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    "Definitely the moon first," says Barnwell. "Can you imagine the feeling when you come back to Earth, seeing this little blue ball and you're from that?" She just won a prestigious Brooke Owens Fellowship, an internship for up-and-coming women involved in space exploration.

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  2. Family wants answers in deadly hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    Tampa Police detectives are investigating who hit a 41-year-old tow truck driver and took off, leaving the man for dead. According to police, Christopher Magdic was walking around 4:15 Wednesday morning in the eastbound lanes near the 6900 block of Adamo Drive.

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  3. Veteran officer defends Stoneman Douglas SRORead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    Retired police officer Jim Diamond spent 34 years protecting the city of Tampa. He was on the SWAT team, is a demolitions expert, and has fired his weapon in the line of duty and been shot at.

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  4. Bay to Bay Blvd to go on a road dietRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    "It's pleasant. I mean it's the reason why we moved to this area," said Palma Ceia homeowner Tim Scheu.

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  5. Festival to celebrate Seminole HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC Action News

    Tampa, Fla., - Members of the Seminole Heights community in Tampa are looking to kick off 2018 in a positive way after a tough end to 2017. After the community suffered through four murders linked to a single suspected killer, the South Seminole Heights Civic Association organized a music and arts festival.

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  6. Memorial wanted to honor serial killer's victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC Action News

    They are small tokens to remember the victims of the serial killer that haunted this Tampa neighborhood hood for weeks. "I didn't know any of them, the people shot, but I feel for them and their families and those are the ones that have to carry on," said Johnson.

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  7. Community donates prom dresses for girls in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC Action News

    Kat Lewis made yet another delivery, an armful of gowns, to a nonprofit helping foster kids. She heard about a new effort called Operation Prom Dress posted by the nonprofit Eckerd Connects.

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  8. DigniCap helping chemotherapy patients keep hairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC Action News

    In her early 40's, breast cancer was the last thing that she was thinking about, but after the diagnosis, it was the only thing she could think about. Fighting breast cancer is one thing, dealing with the physical and emotional toll the disease takes on one's body is another.

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  9. Parents of suspected killer under house arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC Action News

    The parents of the accused Seminole Heights killer are officially under house arrest after being held in contempt of court for refusing to answer prosecutor's questions. Howell Donaldson Jr. and Rosita Donaldson were booked into the Orient County Jail on Wednesday morning before being released to fulfill their house arrest.

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  10. Food pantries at Hillsborough County schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC Action News

    HILLSBOROUGH CO., Fla. - Several Hillsborough County schools will now house on-site food pantries.

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  11. Police investigating hit-and-run in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC Action News

    Police responded to a vehicle vs pedestrian call around 4:15 a.m., the crash happened near 6900 Adamo Drive. as i TRAFFIC ALERT as i Vehicle vs pedestrian shuts down Adamo Drive.

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  12. Tampa students "Get Loud" to end domestic abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC Action News

    "Every nine seconds in the U.S. a women is domestically abused or violated," says Carolina Cassedy, a senior at the Tampa school who orchestrated the crowd silence. "Get Loud! Break the Silence" has since spread to other local high school basketball games.

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  13. Tampa family who raised 20 kids adopts 9 moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABC Action News

    In a matter of moments, they now have four children. The young couple saw a simple Facebook post from the Heart Gallery of Tampa.

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  14. Crisis Center of TB helping Puerto RicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | ABC Action News

    The Crisis Center of Tampa Bay has fielded dozens of calls from Puerto Ricans who have moved to the Bay Area since Hurricane Maria. So far, as of the beginning of February the crisis center has answered 77 calls to help those struggling with the adjustment of leaving their own homes.

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  15. Two students arrested for making false threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | ABC Action News

    Police said they arrested the first student, a 15-year-old, on Monday after making a verbal threat while at Middleton High School despite being suspended from school. When the 15-year-old was told that he had to leave campus due to his suspension he responded by saying: "I'm going to come back tomorrow and shoot this b**** up.

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  16. Tampa Bay Buccaneers release RB Doug MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | ABC Action News

    Martin was a first-round draft pick from Boise State in 2012. He was named to the Pro Bowl twice during his career with the Bucs.

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  17. Police: 6-year-old struck by vehicle in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | ABC Action News

    TPD was dispatched to the scene of the crash around 7:42 a.m. on Tuesday. The crash took place near the intersection of Myrtle Street and Serena Drive in Tampa.

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  18. Tampa neighborhoods getting new LED streetlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | ABC Action News

    Neighborhoods across Tampa Bay now have a better idea of when they are getting new LED streetlights, a move city leaders say will help make places safer. Tampa Heights is one of the first neighborhoods to get the new lighting, after neighbors and the civic association petitioned to have them put in.

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  19. Bridge project to improve water quality in bayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | ABC Action News

    Drivers who use the Courtney Campbell Causeway will soon notice a construction project as you get towards the Tampa end. Lane closures are also going to happen overnight.

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  20. Surgeons remove rare tumor from woman's liverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 19 | ABC Action News

    The surgeons at Florida Hospital in Tampa don't like to look at scenarios through a binary lens. But, for cancer patient Lin Long, she really had only two options: her best option would save her life, but, could also kill her.

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