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Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014
Officials confirm first Ebola case diagnosed in US
An unidentified patient in Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas is being kept in strict isolation.
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
A patient being treated at a Dallas hospital has tested positive for Ebola, the first case of the disease to be diagnosed in the United States, federal health officials announced today.
The NFL can still privately negotiate its own rules with cable and satellite companies, but those agreements wouldn’t have the backing of the federal government.  TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO
NFL objects, but FCC votes to end blackout policy
Mario emerging from a pipe is part of the decor at Replay Amusement Museum in Tarpon Springs. REPLAY AMUSEMENT MUSEUM
No coins required to play arcade classics at Replay Amusement Museum
Alton Nolen of Moore, Okla., was charged with first-degree murder in the beheading of a Vaughan Foods worker, authorities said.
Oklahoma man charged with murder in beheading

Opinion

People should put foot on the gas for Greenlight Pinellas

Joe Henderson Pushing a boulder up the side of a mountain would have seemed like a good cardio workout for Sisyphus compared to the effort it takes to get voters to approve a tax increase these days. When that includes funding for something spelled r-a-i-l, well, we talk about something with a more realistic chance of happening — say, an invasion of little green body-snatchers from Mars.

Editorials:
Editorial: Another Tropicana attendance disaster demands action in Hillsborough
Editorial: Anti-IS Muslims must raise their voices
Tribune endorsements: Hooper, Eggers for Pinellas County Commission
Letters:
Setting standards for others
Letters to the editor: A champion