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MacDill: Downplay military connections

Troops and their families at MacDill Air Force Base are being advised to downplay references to their military connections on Facebook, Twitter and other social media because of online threats made by the Islamic State and other jihadi groups. Tampa Bay News

Gov. Rick Scott is tapping his considerable personal wealth in a final, all-out bid to retain his office. The race is already the most expensive and one of the most negative gubernatorial contests in the nation this year. Florida News

A physician who returned to New York from Guinea, where he treated Ebola patients, has tested positive for the virus. He is being isolated at a New York hospital. National News

The 28 leaders of the European Union agreed on targets for protecting the climate and generating greener power. The main target that won approval was a pledge to slash emissions by at least 40 percent, compared with 1990 levels, by 2030. Global News

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