Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional

A federal judge in Texas ruled that the rest of the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, was inextricably linked to the individual mandate, and so the whole law is unconstitutional.
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Facebook bug gave third parties access to photos for 6.8 million accounts

A glitch caused third parties to be able to access more photos that they should’ve between Sept. 13 to Sept. 25, but the company has fixed the issue.


  First Alert Traffic: Man killed after falling out of box truck on I-75 South

Unknown suspect wanted for retail theft totaling to over $300 in Port Charlotte

VIDEO: North Port’s Solid Waste Division releases 12 Days of Garbage

VIDEO: Suspects trying to enter vehicles in Charlotte County

Florida man arrested for biting boys out of frustration

The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office says Rashawn Davis was arrested Thursday. He faces two charges of aggravated child abuse and was being held in jail Friday on a $50,000 bond.
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Watch: Pair of horses pull tractor trailer up icy hill

The two work horses surprised everyone - especially the truck driver.

  15-year-old boy hit by car while crossing street to get on school bus

First Alert Weather: Strong storms possible on the Suncoast Friday

Greyhound Racing starts, could be the last season for Sarasota Kennel Club after passing of Amendment 13

Email bomb threats evacuate several businesses on the Suncoast

  Tips to ensure your holiday package arrives on time

Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office investigate electronic bomb threats

Manatee County Sheriff’s Office catches package thief through Facebook

Deputies: 19-year-old man traded iPhone X for sex act with 14-year-old girl

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Trump picks Mick Mulvaney as acting chief of staff

Mulvaney is currently the director of the Office of Management and Budget.


Florida man arrested for biting boys out of frustration

Florida school massacre panel recommends arming teachers

Panel says sheriff’s policy contributed to Florida massacre

Judge won’t drop suit against ex-deputy in school shooting

Andrew Gillum may possibly be a candidate for the 2020 Presidential Election

Seeking to excite top donors ahead of the 2020 presidential campaign, the Democratic National Committee gave a platform Tuesday to the party's rising stars, including winners and one notable loser from the November midterms.


  47-year-old man killed when crane collapses at marina in Bradenton

Man who allegedly stole scratch-off tickets caught while trying to redeem them

Sarasota felon gets 5 years for having 4 tons of explosives

Florida school massacre panel recommends arming teachers

  State plans to spend millions on Suncoast roads during a five-year tentative work program

If you’re tired of seeing road construction in our area, bad news, it won’t be done anytime soon.The Florida Department of Transportation expects to be very busy over the next couple of years.
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Johnson & Johnson knew its baby powder was often tainted with asbestos for years, report says

A Reuters investigation found that for decades, Johnson & Johnson sought to hide the fact that in many cases cancer-causing asbestos contaminated the talc that was used to produce its talcum powder products.

VIDEO: Aggravated assault investigation underway in Sarasota, suspect still unknown

Panel says sheriff’s policy contributed to Florida massacre

Gruters hoping to crack down on undocumented workers

Retirement worker accused of abusing Alzheimer patient