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Texas, Kansas join Florida lawsuit against Obama Administration

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  1. Free and cheap fun: 5 things to do under $5 May 7-13

    Events

    1 John LeVique Pirate Days: Pirates invade Madeira Beach for a three-day festival that celebrates the discovery of John's Pass. There will be a Pirate's Ball Friday night, a sea battle and boat parade at noon Saturday, a family treasure hunt, adult and children's costume contests, merchandise, a pub crawl, artisans and …

    Pirate performers practice their routine before the 2010 John LeVique Pirate Days at John’s Pass. This year’s event is Friday through Sunday at Madeira Beach.
  2. Find a friend: Chip the retriever mix is looking for a new home

    Pets

    Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center

    Chip's perpetual smile is inspiring, especially since the innocent 2-year-old and his sister were abandoned. He's a pal for life with simple needs and is unconcerned with politics or sports rivalries. Chip is a medium-sized, purebred Florida brown dog that aims to please. …

    Architect Chris McAllister participated in last year’s event by building a log cabin, complete with an attic.
  3. Revenge of a nerd: How Thomas Middleditch ended up on 'Silicon Valley'

    The Feed

    Six years ago, Thomas Middleditch was chasing laughs on a Caribbean-bound cruise ship in a last-ditch effort to make something of this comedy thing — his income from walking dogs just wasn't cutting it.

    Thomas Middleditch is the awkward geek on HBO’s Silicon Valley.
  4. Editorial: Gov. Rick Scott should veto abortion waiting period

    Editorials

    While the stalemate over Medicaid expansion hogged the spotlight, the Florida Legislature overwhelmingly voted along party lines to further restrict abortion rights. The bill sent to Gov. Rick Scott would require women to wait 24 hours before having an abortion unless they can prove they were victims of crimes such as …

    A bill sent to Gov. Rick Scott would require women to wait 24 hours before having an abortion unless they can prove they were victims of crimes such as rape or domestic violence. Scott should veto it.
  5. Editorial: Aquarium's decision creates new opportunity for Clearwater

    Editorials

    The Clearwater Marine Aquarium's decision to stop pursuing its dream of building a large new home on the downtown waterfront is a setback for the city. But it also provides an opportunity for community leaders and city officials to start fresh and create a broader vision for prime real estate overlooking Clearwater …

    The Clearwater Marine Aquarium’s decision to stop pursuing its dream of building a large new home on the downtown waterfront provides an opportunity for community leaders and city officials to start fresh.
    Doug Martin is tackled by Green Bay Packers inside linebacker Sam Barrington in the third quarter of the Dec. 21 game at Raymond James Stadium.

    Bucs decline 2016 option for RB Doug Martin

    The Bucs will not pick up their fifth-year option for running back Doug Martin, meaning he will become an unrestricted free agent after the upcoming season....

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    Bush leads in new poll but Rubio rising

    A new WSJ/NBC news poll finds Jeb Bush leading among GOP primary voters but Marco Rubio is climbing....

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    Rays Alex Cobb has setback, will be shut down for a few days

    Rays RHP Alex Cobb has had a setback in his return for a forearm strain and will be shut down from throwing for at least a few days to see how he responds....

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