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June 27, 2002
Tampa Bay: June 27, 2002
Weakness for fame; student art Capitolized
Lisa Ishi looked at the seven contestants to her right and decided she would designate the woman with the Vinny Testaverde New York Jets jersey as "the weakest link."
Hillsborough County news
Fire rescue lieutenant, 38, dies in accident
Lt. John Wade fell from the back of a pickup truck. A co-worker calls him quiet, compassionate and professional.
Planning and growth head asked to resign
An assistant county administrator who oversaw the director's department is demoted. Neither is given much indication why.
AME bishops review abuse policy
TAMPA -- In the wake of the sex abuse problem in churches nationwide, bishops of the African Methodist Episcopal Church are examining their own policy on the issue during a weeklong convention in Tampa.
Suspects are arrested in 152 auto thefts
The Sheriff's Office says the arrests break up a "very prolific" ring of thefts in five counties.
Class size drive given NAACP nod
The group's education director speaks at USF to support the constitutional amendment initiative. Students, teachers and schools are being shortchanged, he says.
Parents sue gamemakers
TAMPA -- The parents of Dominic Zummo say he had never had a seizure before he went to a friend's house two years ago to play the video game Star Wars: Episode I Jedi Power Battles.
Trial focuses on cougar's treatment
A witness says the defendant, a wildlife activist, punched, kicked and tormented the big cat.
Tampa Bay headlines
Parkway doesn't hurt protected species, court rules
Judge cleared of 4 charges; 2 still stand
6,000 bats, trapped
Defense bills hold millions for Tampa Bay area
Feck touts history of service
Voters get Libertarian choice
Justice focuses on education
The man we may yet call Mr. Mayor
Ready to dream of mass transit
Residents sue over automatic door closer
Tall ships come in this morning
Rockets' red glare could lead to hospital visit
Ex-officers plan to sue over sex allegations
$500 fine is upheld for filing late report
Manager arrested in cell phone scam
Phonics gets new life in kids program
Tarpon leaders okay water, sewer hikes
Plan for Safety Harbor a tall order
Robber strikes SunTrust Bank on Wednesday
USA League squads are closer to national
Noise from construction is part of city life; quit whining
News of Florida
Ethics complaint to Senate names Graham
Federal scrutiny of law could let felons vote
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