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Harvey Weinstein: Arrested!

Disgraced movie mogul and outspoken liberal Harvey Weinstein was booked today on charges of rape, sex abuse and sexual misconduct in cases involving two women. Weinstein turned himself in to authorities Friday morning. The charges stem from incidents with two separate women, the NYPD said in a statement, and were the result of a joint…

Crooked Thumb Brewery Puts Out Denis Phillips Rule #7 Beer

Congratulations to our ABC Action News weather partner, Denis Phillips on his brand new beer. The Crooked Thumb Brewery in Safety Harbor has a special craft beer called Rule # 7. Denis is famous for his Rule #7. Rule #7 was what Denis Phillips told us all during Hurricane Irma. Rule #7 is, "Don't Freak…

Early-Season Storm Brews In Gulf

Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center in Miami have increased the chances of tropical storm formation in the Gulf of Mexico to 90% in the next five days. So, while millions of Americas plan Memorial Day parties and cook-outs, Floridians will have a concerned eye on the weather. Once that low moves further north into…

Tropical Storm Forming In The Gulf

The National Hurricane Center in Miami says there is a 50% chance of a tropical storm forming in the Gulf Of Mexico in the next 72 hours. Hurricane season doesn't officially begin until June 1st. But Mother Nature seems to be anxious to get things started, storm-wise. The area of interest in the Gulf right…

Memorial Day Weekend Events

Memorial Day honors U.S. soldiers that have died while in military service. It is a holiday many of us spend doing family activities like backyard BBQs or enjoying a nice evening out with friends and family honoring those who have lost their lives for the great freedoms that we enjoy in the United States. Events…