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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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Central Florida’s Worst Hotel… Lakeland’s Regal Grand Lakeside Inn

Central Florida’s Worst Hotel… Lakeland’s Regal Grand Lakeside Inn

mag813 October 5, 2015 0

When business sucks, rebrand. Must be the first thing that Regal Grand Lakeside Inn owner George Chiang thinks when he wakes up at 2PM every afternoon before he slips on his 80s style Miami

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Tampa Bay Lightning At Center of “First Ever” Announcement At Clinton Global Initiative

Tampa Bay Lightning At Center of “First Ever” Announcement At Clinton Global Initiative

mag813 October 2, 2015 0

Many business executives these days are talking about corporate social responsibility. Generally few of them are actually doing much about it. That, however, is not the case with Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik.

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The North Tampa ‘Edward Scissorhands’ Neighborhood, 25 Years Later

The North Tampa ‘Edward Scissorhands’ Neighborhood, 25 Years Later

mag813 August 6, 2015 0

In Tim Burton’s Edward Scissorhands the eerily perfect suburban setting played the perfect, pastel-colored backdrop to the movie’s unusual premise. Imgur user Voodrew, whose real name is Andrew Creameans, grew up in the North

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Photos of the Flooding in Tampa as the Deluge Continues

Photos of the Flooding in Tampa as the Deluge Continues

mag813 August 3, 2015 0

Tampa continues to flood after another torrential rainstorm soaked Tampa and the St. Petersburg metro areas this morning. Residents of Anclote River Estates near Elfers, Florida, were forced to leave their homes, as the Anclote River

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Florida Family Discovers $1M in Shipwreck Treasure

Florida Family Discovers $1M in Shipwreck Treasure

mag813 July 29, 2015 0

While tens of thousands of families travel to Florida each year to enjoy the beaches and sunshine, the Schmitt family take their annual holiday just a little off-shore in search of something else: treasure.

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Gay Marriage Is Now a Constitutional Right in the United States of America

Gay Marriage Is Now a Constitutional Right in the United States of America

mag813 June 26, 2015 0

The first line of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, on the legality of same-sex marriage in the United States, is as breathtaking as it is legalistic. “The Fourteenth Amendment requires

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