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Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014
Pentagon: U.S., partners begin airstrikes in Syria
This image made from amateur video posted on an activist social media account early Tuesday, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, shows an explosion in the village of Kfar Derian, Syria. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
The U.S. and five Arab countries launched airstrikes on Islamic State targets in eastern Syria, and the U.S. undertook a separate, unilateral air attack on an al-Qaida affiliate elsewhere in Syria.
Woman who died in wrong-way crash recently moved to Tampa
BLAST OR MAIN IMAGE -- As part of this area’s preparation for more exports, Port Tampa Bay will replace its 36-year-old gantry cranes with a pair of cranes that can reach further across the decks of the newer, wider Post Panamex ships that will be used when the expansion of the Panama Canal is complete. The port is also working to expand its container business both in and out of Tampa. Photo provided by the Port of Tampa.
Home sales, inventory climb in Tampa metropolitan area
St. Louis Rams quarterback Austin Davis (9) throws a pass while being pressured by Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Larry English (57) during the second quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco)  ORG XMIT: OTKCO145
Slowed by injuries, Bucs’ defensive line struggling to play with consistency


Hall of fame helps Gators build legacy

Tom Jackson Recent arrivals — let’s say anyone who’s shown up since Don Buck broke ground at Meadow Pointe — might have trouble believing Land O’ Lakes was once not much more than a wide place along State Road 54 on the drive from New Port Richey to Zephyrhills. I mean, if people did that sort of thing.

Editorial: Turn heat down on climate change debate
The illusion of driverless cars
Editorial endorsement: Amendment 1: Saving Florida’s brand
Letter of the Day: Good riddance to ‘till death do you pay’
Letters to the editor: Lifesaving immunizations