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Saturday, April 14, 2001

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Rays on a better kind of streak
Albie Lopez shuts out the Orioles 2-0 and Greg Vaughn homers in second straight win. Story
Castilla: 'Get me out of here'
The $7-million player reacts angrily to being replaced at third base by 24-year-old Aubrey Huff. Story
Hubert Mizell: Castilla belongs on bench

Families deal with loss in different ways
Some who have loved ones killed racing shun the sport. Most return, given time. Story
eggs of homage
On one of the Eastern Orthodox Church's holiest days, Easter eggs are reminders of an empty tomb. Newscaster Sue Zelenko's colorful Ukrainian works of ovoid art unite art and family tradition. Story
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Bill would return sales tax deduction
Congress is considering long-shot legislation that would allow Florida taxpayers to trim their federal bill. Story
Parts manufacturer pleads guilty to fraud
Kaydon Corp., a former Clearwater company, was tied to a helicopter crash that killed four people. Story
  • Seize the day
  • Flash

    To dream, to dance
    A dance therapist forms a troupe in which dancers who use wheelchairs or leg braces perform alongside those with full use of their legs. Story
    Hmmmmm ...

    In a taste test of bay area drinking water, there is no clear winner. Story

    Key evidence lost in death penalty case
    TAMPA -- Before he signed the death warrant for Wayne Tompkins, Gov. Jeb Bush wanted to know if there was any DNA evidence that could be tested. Story
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  • Bush Challenges Allies to Defend Turkey
  • Iraq Approves U-2 Surveillance Flights
  • NASA IDs Debris As Part of Left Wing
  • Ill. Islamic Charity Leader Pleads Guilty
  • Energy Costs Soar With Cold, Iraq Threat
  • Dow Closes Up 56, Nasdaq Gains 14
  • Penguins Trade Kovalev Back to Rangers
    IRS cuts back on enforcement
    • Billions not collected: More than 1-million tax delinquents are virtually off the hook. Story
    • Bush's taxes: His return shows much of his income is from the sale of the Texas Rangers. Story
    Panel: Put end to Indian mascots
    The effect on Florida State is unclear since Seminoles have supported the use there, but a civil rights group's recommendation is cheered by Indian activists. Story
    EPA isn't helping, Bush tells president
    Jeb Bush asks his brother for federal support for Florida's plan to store untreated water in the underground aquifer. Story
    Health officials push chicken pox vaccine
    Children must have it before entering day care or school this year. Some worry that parents don't know that. Story
    Former UF president dies at 85
    TALLAHASSEE -- Stephen C. O'Connell, who sat on the state Supreme Court before serving as president of the University of Florida during the most turbulent years of its history, died Friday. He was 85. Story
    Lucy Morgan: In shadow of jailhouse, some unity breaks out
    Alicia Caldwell: Some may see budget that has no teeth
    Sandra Thompson: Chic spreads outward from South Tampa
    Hubert Mizell: Castilla belongs on bench

    5 dead manatee calves reported
    Since late March, four of the newborns have been found in Levy County and one in Citrus. "It's alarming," one activist says. But scientists aren't panicking yet. Story
    Jobs, culture seen as crucial
    At the second forum on economic development, residents stress the need for better jobs and more culture. Story
    Rain pushes down water usage
    Heavy rains and less lawn watering contribute to a decrease from March 2000 consumption, records show. More restrictions will come as the drought continues. Story


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