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  1. Arizona Sheriff Describes Investigation Into Judge's WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    Maricopa County, Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio attends the third day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 29, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio dropped a bombshell in court Thursday when he said his former lawyer had hired a private investigator to look into the wife of the federal judge presiding over a contempt of court case against the sheriff.

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  2. David Petraeus Sentenced To 2 Years' Probation, $100,000 Fine For Leaking Classified MaterialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Switched

    Former CIA director David Petraeus gives a speech at the Institute for National Security Studies during the 7th Annual International Conference at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art on January 28, 2014, in the Mediterranean coastal city of Tel-Aviv. The event runs until January 29. AFP PHOTO / JACK GUEZ Former CIA director David Petraeus was sentenced to 2 years of probation and a $100,000 fine Thursday for sharing classified material with his biographer, Paula Broadwell, during an extramarital affair in 2011.

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  3. Evan Longoria Charts His Own Path, On And Off The Baseball DiamondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Switched

    When Evan Longoria's second child was born in November 2014, he was not near his fiancee in Tampa, Florida. Instead, Longoria was on the other side of the world, playing in the Tokyo Dome for a baseball series with Japan.

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  4. Boston Yeti Lending A Paw To Help AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Switched

    The abominable snowman gained a huge following on social media during Boston's epic winter by running around the city in costume and stopping to help dig out stranded drivers. Now the unidentified prankster is selling Yeti swag to raise money for the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

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  5. 9 Celebrity Quotes That Will Change The Way You View Mental IllnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Switched

    Demi Lovato attends 93.3 FLZ's Jingle Ball 2014 at Amalie Arena on Friday, Dec. 22, 2014, in Tampa, Florida. Whether it's depression, bipolar disorder or anxiety, mental illness doesn't discriminate against age, gender or even celebrity status -- just ask the following famous singers, writers, actors and YouTubers.

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  6. Adorable Bison Video Draws Attention To Animal Cruelty AccusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Switched

    A seemingly adorable, funny viral video of a bison, or American buffalo, licking a woman's arm has sparked a debate over whether the bison and other animals living at the same farm are being treated properly. The video, which 28-year-old Seattle resident Caroline Walker Evans uploaded to YouTube earlier this month, shows Evans laughing as the bison sticks its head through a car window to eat a piece of bread.

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  7. Cabela The Dog Shot, Tied To Railroad Tracks In FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Switched

    Officers in Tampa, Florida, have rescued a dog who was shot twice and tied to railroad tracks -- and now she needs the public's help. Police responded to reports of three shots fired at about 5:23 p.m. on Wednesday, and discovered the pup, named Cabela, according to WTSP.

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  8. Ron Paul: Congressional Black Caucus Opposed War Because They Wanted...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Switched

    AUGUST 28: U.S. Rep. Ron Paul walks the arena floor during the second day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 28, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Today is the first full session of the RNC after the start was delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac.

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  9. FDA Knew Fatal 'Superbug' Could Spread, Yet Didn't Recommend FixRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Switched

    U.S. health regulators have known since at least 2009 that the medical devices at the center of the "superbug" outbreak at UCLA can transmit lethal infections but have not recommended any new safety requirements, a lapse that threatens patient safety, experts in hospital-acquired infections said. The latest outbreak involving the reusable devices called duodenoscopes, which are inserted down the throat, may have exposed 179 patients at UCLA's Ronald Reagan Medical Center in Los Angeles and contributed to two deaths.

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  10. Another Skunk Ape (Or Bigfoot Hoaxer) Rears Its Ugly Head In Florida SwampRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Switched

    The year began with a Jan. 3 controversial story of how a fisherman claimed to have seen and photographed Bigfoot -- known in Florida as a Skunk Ape -- while it allegedly sat in a few feet of the murky swampy Hillsborough River outside of Tampa, Florida. Fast forward to Jan. 25 when HuffPost reader Matthew McKamey sent a video of something he says he and a friend saw while canoeing in a swamp that day in Lettuce Lake Park near, of all places, Tampa, Florida.

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  11. Marissa Alexander, Woman Jailed In 'Warning Shot' Case, ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Switched

    This undated family photo provided by Lincoln B. Alexander shows, Marissa Alexander in her car in Tampa, Fla. Alexander had never been arrested before she fired a bullet at a wall one day in 2010 to scare off her husband when she felt he was threatening her.

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  12. So That Happened: Against All Logic, A 2012 Loser Is RebornRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Switched

    So that happened: This week, the 2016 presidential race was roiled by the announcement that former GOP nominee and 2012 loser Mitt Romney was, against all logic, getting his band back together to mount yet another run for the White House. This has baffled everyone, including The Huffington Post's Amanda Terkel, who joins us to form a chorus of confused noises.

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  13. Sphynx Cat Survives Being Shot In Head With ArrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Switched

    "I cried all night and was inconsolable. I couldn't believe she was gone. I just wonder if you're home and safe," Bulluck told WFLA.com.

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  14. Navy Commander Pleads Guilty In Massive Bribery CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Switched

    A U.S. Navy commander has pleaded guilty to bribery and conspiracy in a massive scheme involving a military contractor in Asia. Jose Luis Sanchez entered the plea at a Tuesday hearing in San Diego federal court.

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  15. Fisherman Says He Saw Bigfoot Bathing ... And He Sent Us A PictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Switched

    One occupational hazard of reporting on unexplained phenomena: You can always count on waking up in the morning to find an email from someone swearing that they've just seen Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, a hybrid human alien or a UFO on the moon. 2015 began with a photo from John Rodriguez, a 66-year-old retired electrician, who claims that he was fishing Dec. 26 on the Hillsborough River near northeast Tampa, Florida, and came upon an incredible sight.

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  16. The Hungover Football Fan's Guide To The New Year's Day Bowl GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Switched

    Before we get started, get yourself a tall glass of room temperature water. Drink that.

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  17. How Pope John Paul II Paved The Way For The U.S.-Cuba ThawRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Switched

    Pope John Paul II, the Polish pontiff who led the Roman Catholic Church for more than a quarter century and became history's most-traveled pope, died Saturday, April 2, 2005 in his Vatican apartment. He was 84. **EFE OUT** While Pope Francis is being credited with orchestrating the detente between the U.S. and Cuba, the roots of the delicate agreement stretch to the last years of Pope John Paul II's life and nearly two decades of exchanges among Vatican, Cuban and American Catholics.

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  18. Top 10 Lies, Hoaxes and Pranks of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Switched

    Alisha Jasmine Hessler, a 21-year-old Tampa, Florida resident, became an Internet sensation when a selfie of her in short shorts and a revealing halter top seemed to attest to her claim of having a third breast surgically added. Calling herself "Jasmine Tridevil," Hessler's hoax became public record when she went to claim luggage that had been stolen at Tampa Airport.

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  19. Marissa Alexander Agrees To Plea In 'Warning Shot' CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Switched

    This undated family photo provided by Lincoln B. Alexander shows, Marissa Alexander in her car in Tampa, Fla. Alexander had never been arrested before she fired a bullet at a wall one day in 2010 to scare off her husband when she felt he was threatening her.

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  20. Delta Airlines Passenger Devastated After Dog Disappears From FlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Switched

    Delta Airlines passenger Frank Romano was waiting for his flight to take off from Los Angeles to Tampa, Florida, when he was informed that his dog had gone missing . The dog is a 6-year-old rescue pit bull named Ty, according to CBS Los Angeles, and Romano said the airline employee gave him a confusing message.

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