• Blogs

    September 20, 2013

    Hillsborough School Bus Driver Texting and Driving?

    A Hillsborough school bus driver appears to be texting while driving as she was transporting students. According to, a 14-year-old student captured the moment on her camera phone and then showed it to her parents. The video shows the driver apparently texting with one hand and holding the ... More >>

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    December 17, 2012

    Bullet Found on Florida School Bus; Schools In Area Under Modified Lockdown

    As if things are tense and angst-ridden enough, comes a report from Tampa of a bullet being found on a school bus. Tampa area schools Turner Elementary, Liberty Middle, and Wharton High are under a "modified lockdown" after officials confirmed there was a bullet found on one of their buses. Stude ... More >>

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    November 1, 2012
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    September 28, 2012

    James Pepe, Florida Teacher, Accused of Trying to Hire Hit Man to Kill Another Teacher

    Being a teacher takes up a lot of one's time. There's barely time to chitchat, let alone have conversations to iron out some misunderstandings. So naturally, the best thing to do in that situation is hire a hit man to murder the fellow teacher you've got a beef with. Pretty simple solution, really. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2012

    Meet the Preppers... and the Mormons (Part 1)

    In this week's cover story about survivalists, I speak with a man who identifies himself only as "Bowreeguard," who hails from hard-granite New Hampshire and says that prepping was a way of life for his family when he was growing up.The eldest son of his family, Bowreeguard learned to keep supplies ... More >>

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    June 16, 2011

    Broward and Palm Beach Schools Identified in Possible FCAT Cheating​Schools in the Broward and Palm Beach school districts have been asked to determine whether cheating occurred on Florida's Comprehensive Assessment Test in their schools, according to the Florida Department of Education.Deborah Higgins, an information specialist for the Florida Dep ... More >>

  • News

    January 15, 2004

    Too Dumb to Die

    Kevin Moore's case raises questions about executing the mentally disabled

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    July 6, 2000

    Canker Sore

    State workers are cutting down homeowners' citrus trees to save Florida's fruit industry. It's a South Florida chain saw massacre.

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    September 2, 1999

    Lock, Stock, and 48 Smoking Barrels

    A year ago Wayne and Danny Dagenais stole guns from a family friend. In an effort to keep then-16-year-old Wayne out of jail, their parents tried to retrieve the weapons. But the plan didn't work.