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Tampa ranked 11th for traffic congestion

During rush hour, 53 percent of commuters in the Tampa area are mired in gridlock. In the mornings, 34 percent sit in traffic. This region ranks 11th in the nation for congestion, according to the 2014 TomTom Traffic Index. Tampa Bay News

A bill attempting to get the implementation of the state's marijuana law back on track has created a new dilemma for its sponsor: how to make it equitable for black farmers. Florida News

Mood-altering drugs use is the highest in West Virginia and lowest in Alaska, according to a Gallup poll. Southern states make up six of the top 10 highest drug use states. National News

The winner of Nigeria's presidential poll, Muhammadu Buhari, has hailed his victory as a vote for change and proof the nation has embraced democracy. Global News