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  1. Mom accused of leaving daughter to drown in Hillsborough River found not competent to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A Tampa mother accused of leaving her 4-year-old daughter to drown in the Hillsborough River has been found not competent to stand trial. Shakayla Denson, 26, will now be sent to a state hospital for competency training.

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  2. Storms worsen damage at Tampa church that caught fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    As ATF agents survey the damage at Faith Lutheran Church in Tampa, Pastor Russell Meyer says there's going to be a long road ahead. The fire, which started in an electrical unit, spread up the building to the roof.

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  3. Want to play or coach in the XFL? You can apply on LinkedIn and make $200,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    TAMPA, Fla.- If you're looking for a coaching or professional football playing gig, you could score a touchdown with this one. According to our media partners at USA TODAY , the XFL commissioner reportedly emailed sports agents, saying the league is willing to pay strong players $200,000 per season.

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  4. Large, mythical salamander calls Florida swamps its homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The salamander can grow up to almost two feet long and is among one of the largest amphibians in the world. TAMPA, Fla.- For a while, it was only a myth, like a sasquatch or the Loch Ness Monster, but this one lurked in the swamps of Florida.

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  5. Hillsborough County detectives investigate inmate jail deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    TAMPA, Fla.- Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating the death of an inmate at the Falkenburg Road Jail. a-o Make it easy to keep up-to-date with more stories like this.

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  6. Tornado warning canceled in Hillsborough County; Tampa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A tornado warning had been issued until 11:45 a.m. for Hillsborough County, but that weather alert has since been canceled. Several other tornado warnings were in effect earlier, including for Hernando, Pasco and Pinellas counties.

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  7. Family brings home remains of woman killed in Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    TAMPA, Florida- The family of Carla Stefaniak, the Florida woman who disappeared and was then found murdered while on vacation in Costa Rica, returned to Tampa over the weekend. "We haven't had any sleep, but we brought Carla home, and that's all we really wanted," said close friend Gregory Zwolinski, who was on the plane home with Carla's two brothers.

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  8. Owners of 'Bela' the beagle desperate to find her after they say she was wrongfully taken at shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The person who said they would take the beagle and continue to wait ended up just keeping her, the Lost and Found Pets of Hillsborough County Facebook post read. TAMPA, Fla.- A beagle's owners are desperately trying to get her back home after they say she was given to a stranger in a parking lot.

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  9. Metropolitan Ministries needs more food to help families this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Tampa-based nonprofit Metropolitan Ministries, which assists families in poverty, aims to help more than 10,000 local families in December and hopes to provide roughly 30,000 toys during its 2018 holiday tent event. As of Dec. 8, the organization didn't have enough canned vegetables to feed all the families it anticipates serving this Christmas season.

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  10. Family of woman murdered in Costa Rica returns home with her cremated remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Family members will now begin the planning stages for what they hope to be a celebration of life, instead of a funeral. TAMPA, Florida- The family of Carla Stefaniak, the Florida woman who disappeared and was then found murdered while on vacation in Costa Rica, returned to Tampa over the weekend.

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  11. Pedestrian hospitalized after serious crash on Nebraska Avenue in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Tampa police say he was hit by a vehicle around 7 p.m. on Nebraska Avenue and E. Juneau Street. The northbound and southbound lanes of Nebraska Avenue are shut down from E. Bird Street to E. Waters Avenue while police investigate.

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  12. West Tampa neighbors demand better street lighting to fight crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    West Tampa might be one of the most rapidly developing areas in Tampa Bay, but neighbors have serious concerns about how well-lit their streets are at night. "It's very frustrating because crime's still going on with lights not in," said businessman and West Tampa native Joe Robinson.

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  13. Hillsborough County deputy's cruiser hit by car, woman charged with DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Corporal Rudolph turned his emergency lights on and was getting out of his vehicle when it was hit from behind, law enforcement reported. TAMPA, Fla.-A Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office corporal was sent to the hospital with minor injuries after an alleged drunk driver hit his cruiser.

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  14. The woman claims the alleged assault happened decades ago when she was in seventh grade.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A woman accused Tampa City Council Chairman Frank Reddick of sexual battery -- all during a public meeting Thursday. She says the assault happened decades ago when she was in seventh grade at Wilson Junior High School.

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  15. Hillsborough says Rays need negotiation extension from St. PeteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Hillsborough County commissioners got their first significant public update on the ongoing saga to build the Tampa Bay Rays a new stadium in Ybor City, but the path to a new park still appears to be an uphill battle, both financially and politically. County Administrator Mike Merrill said the team is going to need to put up at least $450 million, with hundreds of millions more coming from private developers.

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  16. Tampa will get an XFL franchise; football team will play at Raymond James StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Professional wrestling promoter Vince McMahon is relaunching the XFL in 2020, and Tampa will have a franchise in the league. The other locations are Dallas , Houston , Seattle , St. Louis , Washington, D.C. , New York and Los Angeles .

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  17. Tampa expected to get XFL franchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Professional wrestling promoter Vince McMahon is relaunching the XFL in 2020, and Tampa is expected to have a franchise in the league. Tampa was one of eight cities posted on the XFL's website for a brief time, according to several media reports.

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  18. Hillsborough finally outlines how it might pay for new Rays stadium in Ybor CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Hillsborough County is no longer mediating the complicated conversations regarding a new Tampa Bay Rays stadium. The Tampa Sports Authority has assumed the contract of the outside attorney coordinating the talks.

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  19. Wanted Tampa man arrested after U-Haul chase through 3 countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A 55-year-old Tampa man with five felony warrants was arrested after an early Monday morning U-Haul chase through three counties. Jeffrey Hugh Thompson is accused of driving the 2014 GMC U-Haul through parts of Hillsborough and Pasco counties before being slowed by a spike strip in Pinellas County.

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  20. Transportation safety changes demanded after bus stop crash that injured 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A little more than a month since five children and two adults were hospitalized after being hit by a car at a Tampa school bus stop, neighbors are calling for transportation safety changes. It's why city councilman Luis Viera is hosting a community meeting to hear residents' concerns and initiate changes to make sure another accident doesn't happen again.

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