Tampa Black Advocacy Groups Address Hate Crimes Amid Buffalo Shooting – CBS Tampa

Tampa Black Advocacy Groups Address Hate Crimes Amid Buffalo Shooting – CBS Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – Thirteen people were shot and ten are now dead after a mass shooting in Buffalo, New York over the weekend. Police say the suspect, Payton S. Gendron, is an 18-year-old white male. Law enforcement is calling it a hate crime and say eleven of the victims are African … Read more

Wabasha County Deputies Confiscate 5 Pounds Of Meth From Man’s Impounded Car – WCCO

Wabasha County Deputies Confiscate 5 Pounds Of Meth From Man’s Impounded Car – WCCO

WABASHA COUNTY, Minn. (WCCO) – Deputies in Wabasha County have confiscated roughly 5 pounds of meth and charged a 46-year-old man with two counts of controlled substance crime. According to the Wabasha County Attorney’s Office, Michael Mattison arrived at the county’s criminal justice center on Tuesday to look for his car, which had been impounded. … Read more

Local Organizations Sue EPA Over Water Quality Standards – CBS Tampa

Local Organizations Sue EPA Over Water Quality Standards – CBS Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – Several Florida organizations are claiming the United States Environmental Protection Agency currently has low standards when it comes to protecting marine wildlife. The organization and several partners filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the EPA. READ MORE: K-9 Locates Missing Woman In Thonotosassa “The agency that’s tasked with protecting … Read more

Local Twins Graduate Top Two In High School Class – CBS Tampa

Local Twins Graduate Top Two In High School Class – CBS Tampa

PLANT CITY, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – Plant city High School twins are graduating at the top of their class, both being at the very top, with one as valedictorian and the other as salutatorian. “Growing up especially in elementary school and middle school, it was more of a competition than a friendship,” said … Read more

Local Nurses Demand Change In Tallahassee and Washington DC – CBS Tampa

Local Nurses Demand Change In Tallahassee and Washington DC – CBS Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – Nurses all over the country are making their voices heard and demanding change. Some local nurses joined in on marches in Washington DC and Tallahassee on Thursday, asking for safer working environments and better treatment. READ MORE: Local Twins Graduate Top Two In High School Class “We’re seeing … Read more

Kendall Qualls Takes Lead As Minnesota GOP Picks Governor Candidate – WCCO

Kendall Qualls Takes Lead As Minnesota GOP Picks Governor Candidate – WCCO

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Business executive Kendall Qualls took the lead Saturday as Minnesota Republicans met to endorse a candidate to challenge Democratic Gov. Tim Walz in the November election. Qualls, who would become the state party’s first Black gubernatorial candidate if he wins the endorsement, took the lead with on the fourth ballot and … Read more

Tampa Bay Parents Demand Solution to Baby Formula Shortage – CBS Tampa

Tampa Bay Parents Demand Solution to Baby Formula Shortage – CBS Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News at 10) – A nationwide shortage of baby formula has Florida families fuming. Parent’s tell CW44 News they are constantly in search of formula, but store shelves across the region are coming up empty. “[If] we do not have formula, we do not feed our kids, ”explained Tampa Bay mom and … Read more

Muse Mohamud Mohamed Found Guilty Of Lying In Minneapolis Vote Fraud Trial – WCCO

Muse Mohamud Mohamed Found Guilty Of Lying In Minneapolis Vote Fraud Trial – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Minneapolis man was found guilty Tuesday of lying to a federal grand jury about abusing a process for submitting absentee ballots for other voters during Minnesota’s primary election in August 2020. After a day of testimony, the jury of 10 women and two men took just 40 minutes to convict Muse … Read more

Tampa Bay Businesses Are Being Impacted By Higher Gas Prices – CBS Tampa

Tampa Bay Businesses Are Being Impacted By Higher Gas Prices – CBS Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – The Tampa Bay Area is seeing the highest gas prices in five weeks… with the average hitting around $ 4.20 according to AAA. With the gas prices being so high, local businesses are now having to make some adjustments. READ MORE: Local Non-Profits See High Demand As Inflation … Read more

Local Non-Profits See High Demand As Inflation Rises – CBS Tampa

Local Non-Profits See High Demand As Inflation Rises – CBS Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – As inflation rises, so does the number of people struggling to pay bills… and it’s now having an impact on local non-profits. “It puts much more pressure on our work. Do we have enough food, do we have enough volunteers, do we have enough resources? ” said Thomas … Read more