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ELECTION: Crist, Scott win primaries in Florida governor's race

Former Governor Charlie Crist won the Democratic nomination to seek his old job with his new party, while current Governor Rick Scott won the Republican nomination.
Daryl Hunter and Morgan Hunter

FDLE: Father, son arrested after agents find images of child porn on computers

A father and son were arrested on charges of possession of child pornography, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said.

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ELECTION: Voters decide to extend half-cent tax for Orange County schools

Orange County voters decided Tuesday to extend a half-cent sales tax that will give billions of dollars to building and repairing schools.

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Saggy Pants

Ocala has two options when it comes to the ‘saggy pants’ ban

Ocala is headed back to the drawing board after banning saggy pants around the city. City leaders will now decide whether to repeal the ban or amend it.

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Crist makes Florida comeback bid as 4 states vote

Crist makes Florida comeback bid as 4 states vote

If there were any doubts that former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist would be accepted by Florida Democrats, they were cast aside as he overwhelmingly earned the Democratic nomination to challenge Republican Gov.
Hackerspaces used to turn ideas turn into reality

Hackerspaces used to turn ideas turn into reality

Inside a nondescript garage-like workshop nestled between restaurants, a flower shop and jewelry stores along Main Street, ideas are taking shape.

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Teen accused in high school shooting charged in separate homicide

A teenager accused in a shooting at an Orange County high school is facing new charges related to a homicide that happened earlier in 2013.

Voters pass extension of half-cent tax for Orange County schools

Orange County voters decided Tuesday to extend a half-cent sales tax that will give billions of dollars to building and repairing schools.

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Buccaneers bringing in Incognito for a visit

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are going to meet with Richie Incognito to determine if one of the central figures in the Miami Dolphins bullying scandal can help their struggling offensive line.
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Molino Breaks USL PRO Goal Scoring Record in Thrilling 3-2 Victory

Orlando City SC (17-3-4, 55 points) snapped the Richmond Kickers’ (13-2-10, 49 points) 21-match unbeaten streak 3-2 Saturday night at City Stadium in a soggy battle between the top two teams in USL PRO.

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Tortoises in controversial art exhibit removed

Tortoises in controversial art exhibit removed

Three tortoises wearing iPads for a controversial Aspen, Colorado, art exhibit have been removed at a veterinarian's request because of wet, cool weather.
Crested Butte to become Bud Lite's 'Whatever' town

Crested Butte to be Bud Light's 'Whatever' town

Some people in normally laid back Crested Butte are not up for "Whatever" — a secretive Bud Light plan to paint their mountain town blue and turn it into a fantasy town for an online and television ad campaign.

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Twitch live game broadcasting coming to Xbox One

Video games come of age as spectator sport

Video games have been a spectator sport since teenagers crowded around arcade machines to watch friends play "Pac-Man.
Miley Cyrus' date wanted by Oregon police

Miley Cyrus' date wanted by Oregon police

The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards has a warrant out for his arrest in Oregon.

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