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Manatee County Bids to Land Amazon Headquarters

Amazon is looking to build a second United States headquarters, and Manatee County wants in on the action. Local homebuilder Carlos Beruff officially submitted a bid to house the headquarters on 935 acres he owns in north Manatee County, on the Manatee-Hillsborough County line, just off Interstate 75. Beruff and his team worked in conjunction […]

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Venice Man Faces Life Sentence in Child Porn Case

A Venice man is facing a life sentence in prison after being convicted of producing child pornography and traveling overseas to have sex with children. A federal jury found 57-year old David Paul Lynch guilty of 12 different child sex crime charges. Prosecutors said Lynch traveled to the Philippines regularly between 2005 and 2016 to have sex […]

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Extremist Speaker At UF Leads Scott To Add Resources

Governor Rick Scott has made funds available to help local law enforcement on the campus of the University of Florida. A white nationalist is set to appear on campus at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. Extra law enforcement was requested, because previous appearances involving the same man have resulted in protests and unruly […]

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