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Friday, Apr 18, 2014
Opening of new Busch Gardens ride delayed
Work on the Falcon's Fury drop tower ride to open at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay has been underway since last summer. 

Busch Gardens Tampa today backed off from its previously announced Thursday opening of Falcon’s Fury, a thrill ride featuring a five-second, 60-mph vertical drop, after canceling...

Lawyer: Principal did not molest student
The Lightning could only watch as several shots got past goaltender Anders Lindback in Game 1, including this short-handed goal by Brian Gionta in the second period.
Bolts look to pick up pieces tonight
A Bornean orangutan enjoys a seasonal treat. The annual orangutan egg hunt at the Lowry Park Zoo is part of the zoo’s animal enrichment program. CLIFF MCBRIDE/STAFF
Orangutans hunt for Easter eggs at Lowry Park Zoo