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Patients and doctors get together to beat cancer

St. Petersburg, Florida -- They're not just living, they are thriving, and they thank Moffitt Cancer Center for being a lifesaver.

Patients and survivors had lunch with doctors today at Fox Hollow Golf and Country Club. It gave them a chance to hear about the newest advancements to beat cancer.

They all credit the Moffitt's teams for giving them hope for a better life.

Moffitt is a not for profit, and registration is open for the 9th annual Miles for Moffitt at USF.

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10 Investigates Pasco 911 and finds major problems

New Port Richey, Florida -- Dona Fernandes is Pasco County's public safety communication director. She was recently hired to merge operators taking police and fire 911 calls.

"I think it has substantially improved since I've walked in the door," Fernandes told 10 Investigates.

The merging process requires that 911 operators are cross-trained to handle both types of calls because each type of call has specific procedures and guidelines.

10 News gets action against school bus stop sign runners

Pasco County, Florida -- State Road 54 always busy, especially at 8 in the morning. And on this morning, Doug Drysdale and his sons, 11-year-old Ilan and baby Eben, wait for the school bus wondering if today will be any different.

Drysdale has been dealing with concerns for Ilan's safety while getting on the bus. One morning he captured one car on his cell phone ignoring the school bus' stop sign.

Man shot at Pasco County spine center

Holiday, Florida -- Shots rang out Monday inside a Pasco County chiropractor's office leaving one man in critical condition and the doctor who owns the office a person of interest.

Just before 11:00 a.m., witnesses reported gunshots being fired at the West Coast Spine and Injury Center on U.S. 19 in Holiday.

The 911 call came from across the street, where two Pasco deputies happen to be sitting. Quick to arrive, they found 34-year-old Jaime Velez shot multiple times.

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Pasco baseball complex developer 'in talks' with two MLB teams

Pasco County, Florida -- "This has a huge financial impact for us," said Ed Caum of Pasco Tourism.

Try $78 million per year in net gross. Batting cages, restaurants, retail, on property dorms and loads of baseball fields with a projected 600 to 700,000 visitors each year are what Pasco is pitching to major league teams.

"Pasco County is open for sports business. We have the highways to move people in and about the area we also have the dirt so there is the opportunity for other sports growth," said Caum.

Pasco wants Major League team for new baseball complex

St. Petersburg, Florida -- Pasco County wants to fill its new sports complex with a big league baseball team, and they'll make a pitch to become a Spring Training destination Thursday.

Major League Baseball teams from around the country practice and play in Tampa, Clearwater, Sarasota, and other cities on the west and east coast during Spring Training.

Now, Pasco County wants to get in on the action.

Contractor delays cause frustrations on I-75

Wesley Chapel, Florida -- When the I-75 widening contract was issued March 14, 2011 for the portion between SR-54 and SR-56, 565 days were allotted.

FDOT approved about 300 extra days for things like weather and holidays, and that takes us to Summer of 2013. But the contractor, Better Roads Incorporated, is 200 days behind that, costing them $6,000 per day and you nearly seven extra months of headaches.