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Zephyrhills police identify man shot by officer during domestic disturbance call

ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. (WFLA) - Preliminary investigation indicates it was appropriate and necessary for a Zephyrhills police officer to shoot a suspect over the weekend, police say. On Monday, the Zephyrhills Police Department released new information on the shooting that happened Saturday morning. Offi

WFLA.COM - 2017-09-18 15:16:17

Zephyrhills police officer involved shooting

An officer was not injured after being involved in a shooting on Saturday, stated the Zephyrhills Police Department. The person who the officer shot is listed in critical condition, but no further information was provided. An officer was not injured after being involved in a shooting on Saturday, st

BAY NEWS 9 - 2017-09-16 23:01:00

Residents on Withlacoochee River face continued flooding threat

Major flooding has thousands in danger who live along the Withlacoochee River in Hernando County.River expected to crest at 17.5 feetDeputies spent Saturday urging residents to evacuateVoluntary evacuation affects around 4,000 residents County officials say the river is now at a major flood stage at

BAY NEWS 9 - 2017-09-18 02:06:00

Pasco OKs higher fee for drainage work

On Tuesday, just eight days after Hurricane Irma blew through the county, Pasco commissioners gave final approval to a 67 percent increase in the annual drainage assessment. The vote was 4-0, with Commissioner Kathryn Starkey absent from the morning public hearing. Commissioner Mike Wells Jr., who v

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-09-19 19:15:00

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group Representing Dade City Business Center

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group Commercial Division was recently awarded the listing for the Dade City Business Center. The property offers more than 1 million square feet of space including heavy industrial, light industrial, manufacturing, warehouse, storage, flex space, r

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Officer-involved shooting leaves one in critical condition

A Zephyrhills police officer involved in a shooting Saturday afternoon was not hurt, but another person was left in critical condition. A post on the police department's Facebook page Saturday said the Zephyrhills Police Department "is currently working an officer involved shooting. The officer did

BRADENTON HERALD - 2017-09-17 00:14:00

Weather forecast: Dry air in place in the Bay area

Early-morning temperatures are in the upper 60s to mid 70s in the Bay area. It's a little less humid today. The dry air will remain in place for several days. This means mostly sunny skies and a chance of isolated showers. There will be very low rain chances today through Wednesday. The rain chance

BAY NEWS 9 - 2017-09-18 11:39:13

IRMA: Residents along Withlacoochee River urged to evacuate

Authorities are going door-to-door in parts of Hernando County, urging residents to evacuate flood-prone areas.Flood levels at Trilby expected to reach 17 feet by MondayDeputies, firefighters going home-to-homeMore: Storm Season 2017 The areas include Talisman Estates, Riverdale and other areas of c

BAY NEWS 9 - 2017-09-17 01:15:00

Being last to get power back is the price of living in Pine Dale

As he carried away hurricane debris in his truck Saturday morning, Robert Seaborn didn't seem particularly surprised that power hadn't yet returned to his home in a remote section of southern Polk County. PINE DALE - As he carried away hurricane debris in his truck Saturday morning, Robert Seaborn d

THE LEDGER - 2017-09-17 02:43:25

U.K. police quiz 2 ex-foster children over London subway bomb

The two suspects detained over last week's London subway bombing are an 18-year-old refugee from Iraq and a 21-year old from Syria, both of whom were fostered by a British couple, according to a local official and media reports. The 18-year-old was detained Saturday at the southeast England port of

ORLANDO SENTINEL - 2017-09-18 14:37:00

Second suspect arrested in connection with London terror attack

British authorities have arrested a second man in connection with the bombing ofa London Underground train on Friday, officials said Sunday. The 21-year-old man was arrested late Saturday in Hounslow, west London, by detectives from the London Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Command. The incid

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2017-09-17 15:05:16

UK lowers official terrorist threat level after 2nd arrest

The British government lowered the country's official terrorist threat level Sunday after a second man was arrested in connection with the attack on a London subway train where a bomb partially exploded. The downgrading of the threat level from "critical" to "severe" means authorities no longer beli

ORLANDO SENTINEL - 2017-09-17 15:16:00

Head of USF St. Pete resigns over Hurricane Irma evacuation

(Source: USF St. Petersburg) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) - The head of University of South Florida St. Petersburg has resigned over how she handled Hurricane Irma. USF officials wanted to fire Regional Chancellor Sophia Wisniewska for her incompetence and "lack of leadership," but a resignation wa

WFLA.COM - 2017-09-19 02:26:26

First death attributed to Hurricane Maria on Guadeloupe

A road is empty in Sainte-Anne on the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, early Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, after the passing of Hurricane Maria. (AP Photo/Dominique Chomereau-Lamotte) MIAMI (AP) - Officials say one person has died on the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe after being hit by a

WFLA.COM - 2017-09-19 17:39:03

Flooding causes fish kills in Withlacoochee River

Source: Hernando County HERNANDO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - Low to moderate fish kills happening in the Withlacoochee River are being blamed on flooding from Hurricane Irma. The Hernando County Waterways Department says the fish kills are a result of lower dissolved oxygen levels caused by the flooding

WFLA.COM - 2017-09-19 19:44:40

Tampa police searching for suspect in deadly shooting

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - Police are asking for the public's help to solve a shooting that left a man dead over the weekend in Tampa. Early Sunday morning, 23-year-old O'Shay Lindsey Vondel Lewis and 24-year-old David Williams Jr. were driving on Armenia Avenue near Alva Street in a 2006 Nissan Altima. J

WFLA.COM - 2017-09-18 16:50:39

Hurricane Maria expected to become major hurricane tonight or early tomorrow

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - Hurricane Maria is expected to become a major hurricane by tonight or early Tuesday. "Hurricane Maria is quickly strengthening as it closes in on the Caribbean Islands. It should pass just south of the path Hurricane Irma took, but the long term models take this hurricane north

WFLA.COM - 2017-09-18 10:00:12

Notice something wrong with your car? It might be bad gas

TAMPA, Fla, -- Finding his way around a car engine comes easy to Stan McMahan, a Brandon resident with an automotive background. "When I crank it up you'll see, the motor's going to jump," he said. So he knew something was wrong Tuesday when he fired up his 2007 Nissan minivan. The engine shutters.

10NEWS - 2017-09-18 16:18:57

Flooding hits West Pasco neighborhoods

ELFERS - An area prone to flooding was once again forced to deal with a cresting Anclote River last week in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. Hundreds of homes in the Elfers area south of State Road 54, an area that has a decades-long stormwater flooding problem, were affected by storm surge waters t

SUNCOASTNEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 16:05:00

Tropical Storm Maria develops in the Atlantic, threatens islands impacted by Hurricane Irma

(WFLA) - A depression formed Saturday in the Atlantic Ocean and strengthened into Tropical Storm Maria, according to the National Hurricane Center. "Tropical Storm Maria has developed east of the Lesser Antilles. The storm is expected to further intensify in the next few days into what could be anot

WFLA.COM - 2017-09-16 21:28:21