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Fugitive returned to Tampa from New York
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say a Tampa Bay area fugitive is back in Florida after being arrested in New York on a 7-year-old warrant....

Florida's 2 political parties raise millions
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Millions of dollars, much of it coming from the corporations that rely on Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Legislature, have flowed into the coffers of the state's two political parties this election year....

Guilty plea entered in Cuban ballplayer smuggling
MIAMI (AP) -- A man accused of masterminding a human trafficking ring pleaded guilty Friday to U.S. extortion charges involving the smuggling of more than 1,000 Cubans, including baseball players such as Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin....

Florida judge approves new map for Congress
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida judge on Friday gave a victory to the state's Republican-controlled Legislature, rendering a decision that effectively forces voters to choose candidates in November based on a congressional map that he ruled was invalid because it favored the GOP....

Crist gets another share of public matching money
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Former Gov. Charlie Crist is getting another round of public matching funds....

Father charged with murder in baby's death
ROCKLEDGE, Fla. (AP) -- A central Florida man has been charged with murder in the death of his infant daughter, who authorities say was left in the man's truck for at least four hours....

Hernando County Jail inmate dies of embolism
BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The medical examiner in Hernando County says a 27-year-old inmate died of a pulmonary embolism....

Alabama teacher suspended after shooting lesson
SELMA, Ala. (AP) -- An Alabama teacher was suspended without pay after being accused of having sixth-grade students re-enact the deadly police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, and the Trayvon Martin killing in Florida....

Democrats mount low-key campaigns for Florida AG
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Two relatively unknown Democrats head into next week's primary for attorney general with the hope that their low-profile campaigns will be enough to win them the right to challenge Republican incumbent Pam Bondi....

Father of 4-year-old arrested in fatal dog attack
MIAMI (AP) -- The father of a 4-year-old South Florida boy who was mauled to death by dogs now faces child neglect charges....

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