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WATCH: Baby hippo swims for first time

Take a look at the San Diego Zoo’s newest cover girl. Devi is a 5-month-old hippo. Zoo officials say she explored the San Diego pool for the…

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Pasco deputies locate endangered man

UPDATE: Pasco Sheriff deputies have located missing Port Richey man Michael Flammini and he is safe. Thank you for sharing.

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Body found floating near St. Pete Pier

Around 10 p.m. Wednesday a body was found floating near the St. Petersburg Pier. Police believe it’s a partially clothed male. The age and r…

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King cobra sought in Orlando area

A king cobra has reportedly escaped from its owner in the Orlando area, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. …

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Brandon Walmart set to reopen this fall

The Brandon Walmart store – and four others across the country – closed without warning on April 13. In the Tampa Bay area, 400 people were …

Taco Bell is testing the "Naked Crispy Chicken Taco," which features a shell made of fried chicken. This taco was purchased in Lost Hills, California. Photo from @jawk via NBC News

Way outside the bun: Taco Bell rolls out ‘crispy chicken’ taco shell

Taco Bell is thinking outside the bun. The fast food chain is taking a cue from its corporate cousin KFC and will now serve a taco shell mad…