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Why Can Florida Adults With Mental Illness Still Buy Guns?

Why Can Florida Adults With Mental Illness Still Buy Guns?

mag813 June 7, 2016 0

After every tragic, gun-related suicide the question inevitably arises: Why, in a country that purportedly mandates background checks and champions mental health, was a suicidal person permitted to purchase a firearm? Now, a new

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Is There A Difference Between All Those Running Apps?

Is There A Difference Between All Those Running Apps?

mag813 June 1, 2016 0

A lot has changed since we picked our favorite running apps a few years ago. Now there are tons of apps that save your stats in the cloud and let you share runs with

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Rising Seas Are Pushing Too Much Salt Into The Florida Everglades

Rising Seas Are Pushing Too Much Salt Into The Florida Everglades

mag813 May 25, 2016 0

The Florida Everglades is a swampy wilderness the size of Delaware. In some places along the road in southern Florida, it looks like tall saw grass to the horizon, a prairie punctuated with a

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Sinkhole Discovery Suggests Humans Were in Florida 14,500 Years Ago

Sinkhole Discovery Suggests Humans Were in Florida 14,500 Years Ago

mag813 May 15, 2016 0

A stone knife, mastodon bones and fossilized dung found in an underwater sinkhole show that humans lived in north Florida about 14,500 years ago, according to new research that suggests the colonization of the

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For 1st Time Since 1978, U.S. Cruise Docks in Cuba

For 1st Time Since 1978, U.S. Cruise Docks in Cuba

mag813 May 2, 2016 0

The first U.S. cruise ship in nearly 40 years crossed the Florida Straits from Miami and docked in Havana Harbor on Monday, restarting commercial travel on waters that served as a stage for a

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Tampa Ranks 6th in the Nation for Best St. Patrick’s Day Cities, 2nd for Most Irish Pubs Per Capita

Tampa Ranks 6th in the Nation for Best St. Patrick’s Day Cities, 2nd for Most Irish Pubs Per Capita

mag813 March 9, 2016 0

You heard right… WalletHub.com Ranks our city 6th! Unless you’re familiar with the real history of St. Patrick’s Day, you might think it’s simply a day to wear green, drink at an Irish pub

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There Will Be More Plastic Than Fish in the Ocean By 2050

There Will Be More Plastic Than Fish in the Ocean By 2050

mag813 January 21, 2016 0

It’s time for Captain Planet and the Planeteers to make a comeback. A new study from the World Economic Forum and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation suggests that plastic waste in the ocean will outweigh fish

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President Barack Obama Reveals Executive Actions on Gun Control During Emotional Press Conference

President Barack Obama Reveals Executive Actions on Gun Control During Emotional Press Conference

mag813 January 5, 2016 0

After weeks of speculation surrounding the possibility of President Barack Obama issuing executive actions on the nation’s dire need for a stronger focus on gun control, Obama revealed his plans to help reduce the

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‘Streetcar Fest’ Showcases Potential of Tampa’s Streetcar System

‘Streetcar Fest’ Showcases Potential of Tampa’s Streetcar System

mag813 October 19, 2015 0

Kids donned paper conductor’s caps and thousands of local residents and visitors fished for quarters Saturday as the TECO Line Streetcar System threw its annual Streetcar Fest. The annual celebration, with all rides at

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BP Comes To Record $20.8 Billion Settlement Agreement Over Gulf Oil Spill

BP Comes To Record $20.8 Billion Settlement Agreement Over Gulf Oil Spill

mag813 October 7, 2015 0

The biggest environmental settlement in history is, it turns out, a little bigger than first thought. U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch and five Gulf Coast states announced a $20.8 billion settlement with BP Monday,

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