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Congressional aide probe includes workers in six Florida Democrats’ offices

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Arrested Democratic congressional staffer Imran Awan or his relatives — all reportedly under federal criminal investigation — also worked for five other Democratic Florida members of Congress besides U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, who is on the hot seat.

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USFSP librarian arrested on child pornography charges

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A University of South Florida St. Petersburg librarian was arrested Wednesday on child pornography charges, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office. James Anthony Schnur, 51, is facing 10 charges of possession of child pornography and two charges for the prohibition of certain acts in connection with obscene materials. According to PCSO records, his bond is set at more than $1 million. Deputies said they started investigating Schnur in January after getting a tip about him having the obscene material,…

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Pinellas attorney arrested after bringing loaded gun to courthouse

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A Pinellas County attorney has been arrested after he brought a loaded handgun to a courthouse. The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office says 49-year-old James Lowy was arrested without incident on Thursday and charged with one count of carrying a concealed firearm. Officials say Lowy went through the main entrance of the Pinellas County Justice Center and placed his belongings through an X-ray machine. Authorities identified the outline of the gun and a magazine in his backpack. They then inspected the…

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Hall of Famer Warren Sapp charged with 3 counts of domestic violence

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As it turns out, the defensive tackle that was Warren Sapp might have been the nice guy. In the real world, Sapp seems to be having more problems. According to TMZ, Sapp — the Hall of Fame former defensive tackle of the Tampa Bay Bucs —  has been charged with three counts of domestic violence against girlfriend Chalyce Moore. The incident took place April 28th at the M Resort in Las Vegas. The police report says that Sapp and Moore…

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