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Deputies investigate a stabbing at a Riverview 7-Eleven in 2013. [Luis Santana  |   Times]

Surviving the graveyard shift: Convenience store work is fraught with anxiety

TAMPA — It's 10 p.m. when the alarm clock goes off and Kara Patnoe gets ready for her overnight shift at a local convenience store. She says her job is challenging and comes with a lot of responsibility, odd working hours, potential danger and very little pay — $8.25 an hour to be exact. Patnoe arrives on time. Her …