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Monday, Jul 28, 2014
Prosecution rests in baby-tossing trial
After presenting DNA evidence showing the dead infant’s blood on the defendant’s clothes, the prosecution in the Richard McTear trial rested.
This Sunday photo provided by the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office shows emergency personnel at the scene of a small plane crash in Caspersen Beach in Venice, Fla. Authorities say a U.S. Army sergeant was killed and his 9-year-old daughter seriously injured while walking on the sand when the plane crash landed.
U.S. Army sergeant killed in Caspersen Beach plane crash
Boaters often say St. Petersburg’s waterways are too rough to moor vessels. A marine group proposes breakwaters be built as part of any plan regarding a new pier.
Sailing turbulent waters near the pier
The ruling in Los Angeles County Superior Court is unlikely to put an end to the bizarre saga that began in April when a recording surfaced of Donald Sterling scolding his young girlfriend for bringing black men to Clippers games.
Judge OKs $2 billion sale of NBA’s Clippers


Governor’s lack of outrage is outrageous

Paula Dockery Make no mistake, I am no softie on crime, nor do I believe that criminals should be coddled or treated with kid gloves. Those who break our laws should be held accountable.

Endorsement: Sheldon in attorney general primary
Editorial: Minority discipline disparity
Endorsement: Scott, Crist in primaries
Smoking out unfairness of new cigar law
Letters to the editor: Candidate reply