Morning Headlines: Rain chances increase; Back to School sales tax holiday begins; CVS drops some meds

Good morning! Today is Friday, August 7.

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WEATHER
It will feel a bit more muggy this morning because our winds are starting to come from the Gulf of Mexico. That wind flow will push showers east of I-75 during the afternoon. A cold front may help to spark a few extra showers north of I-4 this afternoon and evening.. See your full forecast here

TRAFFIC
No major accidents or incidents to report.
See potholes on your morning commute because of flooding? Report them to us here!

TODAY’S HEADLINES
2015 Florida Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday: What to know. Read more
Recap: The first 2016 Republican presidential debate. Read more
CVS drops 28 prescription drugs from covered medicine list. Read more
Governor declares state of emergency for five Florida counties. Read more
Gr8 Getaway: Croc Encounters in Tampa. Read more

DON’T MISS IT
BANNED: Vanity license plates banned in Florida – See here

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